WorldCat Identities

Witherspoon, Cora 1890-1957

Overview
Works: 31 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 2,996 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Musicals 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Cora Witherspoon
 
Most widely held works by Cora Witherspoon
Dark victory by Edmund Goulding( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of a fast moving Long Island socialite skids to a stop when she discovers that she has less than a year to live
Just around the corner ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You can't cheat an honest man: "W.C. Fields portrays Larson E. Whipsnade, ringmaster of the seedy circus Giganticus. Whipsnade gets nothing but trouble from his performers, and his daughter (Constance Moore) is torn between a wealthy cad and a charming ventriloquist, played by Edgar Bergen"--Container
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
On the avenue ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Actress Mona Merrick infuriates an heiress by portraying her in a hit satire. When the show's producer begins an affair with the heiress, jealous Mona makes her performance even more scathing
Libeled lady by Jack Conway( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York's Evening Star is sued by Connie Allensbury for $5 million for libel with claims that she is a home wrecker. The editor of the newspaper concocts a plan to catch Connie with a married man in order for the suit to be dropped. The editor may need a plan B when his personal life get tangled into this devious plot
The Bank dick by Edward Cline( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"W.C. Fields is Egbert SouseĢ, a lowly bank guard who divides his time between the Black Pussy Cat Cafe and his dreaded family. His humdrum life changes when fate leads him to heroism, Hollywood and the good life. Packed with classic routines, including a wacky cops and robbers chase"--Container
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dark victory: The life of a fast-moving Long Island socialite skids to a stop when she discovers that she has less than a year to live
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uproarious W.C. Fields is Egbert Souse, a lowly bank guard who divides his time between the Black Pussy Cat Cafe and his dreaded family. His life changes when fate leads him to heroism
Shirley Temple little darling collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quality Street by George Stevens( Visual )
3 editions published between 1937 and 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A whimsical drama about a woman teetering on the edge of spinsterhood in search of a husband before it is too late. Desperate, she poses as her own niece in an attempt to win back the old flame she hasn't seen in years
Humphrey Bogart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virginia City: It's 1864 and the Confederacy's last hope is an infusion of gold to buy war materials. The gold is available, if someone can smuggle it from a town far west of all the fighting - Virginia City, Nevada. An undercover Union officer is determined to stop a gold-laden train from rolling into Dixie
On the avenue Pin up girl ; Something for the boys ; You're in the navy now ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the avenue: "When Gary Blake's new show starring Mona Merrick premieres, it angers socialite Mimi Carraway. But Mimi's bitterness turns to affection when she falls for Gary."--Container
Irving Berlin's on the avenue ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mines de rien ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 21 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, a famous writer copes with life in a bungalow while her husband, a newspaper editor by trade, struggles through officer candidate school
The bank dick Follow the boys ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follies girl ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Army private romances a burlesque dress designer to keep the presumed gold-digger away from his wealthy, middle aged father
The night angel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this crime drama, a Prague district attorney must close down a house of prostitution masquerading as a cafe. He sends the owner's daughter to a nurse's home until her mother is released. When the happy day comes, he goes to visit them, but is attacked by the doorman, who is in love with the daughter and jealous of the attorney. The attorney kills him in self-defense but is acquitted when the daughter delivers a highly emotional speech professing her love for him
Westinghouse summer theatre-- "The house of Gair" ( )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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