WorldCat Identities

Shirley, Anne 1918-1993

Works: 107 works in 282 publications in 4 languages and 3,907 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film noir  Detective and mystery fiction  Silent films  Internet videos  Educational films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Anne Shirley
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

32 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder. Based on Raymond Chandler's novel Farewell, My Lovely
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

14 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

39 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When riverboat captain Doctor John Pearly learns that his nephew Duke has killed a man in self-defense, he urges Duke to turn himself in. But Dukeś only chance for freedom is the testimony of a half-crazed witness, New Moses, who has disappeared upriver
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery
Anne of Green Gables( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spirited orphan with a vivid imagination endears herself to the older couple who take her in, and to everyone else around her
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

6 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely couple on Prince Edward Island arrange to adopt a boy but instead end up with the wide-eyed, quixotic "Anne of Green Gables." The fanciful adolescent settles into the rural household and into the hearts of filmgoers everywhere. Similar in tone and style to RKO's celebrated Little women, this tender and humorous 1934 coming-of-age tale was acclaimed by the New York Times as an "enormously fine and touching bit of homespinning."
Alice in cartoonland( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 10 of Walt Disney's 57 'Alice' cartoons that were produced between 1923 and 1927. A young girl, Alice, interacts with cartoon characters in many different adventures
Three on a match by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three childhood friends reunite after ten years apart from each other, altering all of their lives in unexpected ways
Eggs and baby birds by Anne Shirley( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vigil in the night by George Stevens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse Anne Lee arrives at understaffed, underfunded Hepperton General Hospital with an eagerness to serve. Dealing with an epidemic, a multi-casualty bus accident and other emergencies, she'll find opportunities to do so again and again. She'll also find something else: redemption for a fatal past error for which she, although innocent, accepted the blame
Poppy. : the original radio adaptation of this classic film by W. C Fields( Recording )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lux presents Hollywood in the story of a carnival bum played by an ex-carnival bum ... W.C. Fields himself! As Dr. Eustice P. McGargle, W.C. is selling snake oil at a country fair. He tries to pass off his daughter as a missing heiress but then a man enters the picture. In the continuation, Drinks a glass of water, W.C. is accused of drinking a glass of water and he explains how he happened to drink the "hideous-looking stuff."
Bombardier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short-range regional jets are the backbone of domestic air travel. To withstand a high volume of flights, these jets must be comfortable, durable and fuel efficient, like the Bombardier CRJ-1000. Glass, titanium, fiberglass, lacquer and aluminum alloy each transcend their original states, harnessed to create a modern cutting-edge machine
A man to remember = De plattelands dokter( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film recounts the life of small-town doctor John Abbot, a selfless hero who sacrifices his own career advancement for the welfare of his patients
Poppy ; Drinks a glass of water by W. C Fields( Recording )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de un detective( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un nuevo misterio de Philip Marlowe que resultó un éxito de la RKO de la época. En 1975 se hizo una nueva versión con "Adiós, muñeca" (Farewell, My Lovely), con Robert Mitchum como Marlowe. (FILMAFFINITY)
Sorry, wrong number : Stella Dallas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original radio adaptations of movie classics as heard on the Lux Radio Theatre Series
Four Jacks and a Jill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they lose their original torch singer, four "Jacks" desperately seek a "Jill" to round out their nightclub act. They find one, but are soon in danger of losing her too-- this time to an exiled prince
City girl by F. W Murnau( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un jeune paysan ramène de la ville une servante qui ne plait pas a ses parents"--[allociné.fr]
Wing-Commander Red-Bill, D.F.C. by Anne Shirley( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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