WorldCat Identities

George, Gladys 1904-1954

Overview
Works: 64 works in 194 publications in 4 languages and 8,288 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Western films  Prison films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Gladys George
 
Most widely held works by Gladys George
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

80 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 4,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standard version. Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands
The roaring twenties by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War I veteran becomes involved in bootlegging. Set in New York City during the 1920s
Lullaby of Broadway( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Doris Day plays a singer who arrives in New York never dreaming it will begin an alternately funny and heartfelt shot at stardom on the Great White Way."--Container
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roaring twenties: After the WWI Armistice Lloyd Hart goes back to practice law, former saloon keeper George Hally turns to bootlegging, and out-of-work Eddie Bartlett becomes a cab driver. Eddie builds a fleet of cabs through delivery of bootleg liquor and hires Lloyd as his lawyer. George becomes Eddie's partner and the rackets flourish until love and rivalry interfere--www.imdb.com
Bright leaf( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brant Royle buys and sells tobacco, building a cigarette manufacturing empire, but his empire is starting to crumble. He is romantically drawn to the daughter of the tycoon who had earlier brought ruin to his family, and she may have an agenda of her own
The Maltese falcon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his partner, San Francisco private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette. He encounters a gallery of high-living lowlifes who will stop at nothing to get their hands on the jewel-encrusted falcon
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Madame X( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's lover is shot by a jealous competitor. Fearing scandal she begs for her husband's mercy but he throws her out, forbidding her to see her young son ever again. Falling into a sordid life, she finally faces the truth about her past as an unscrupulous gambler tries to extort money from her husband
Musicals 20 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hard way( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Helen Chernen wants to get herself and her talented kid sister Katie out of their jerkwater hometown. And if that means using people and throwing them away, that's what Helen will do."--Container
Christmas holiday( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An army lieutenant, jilted by his fiancée, meets Jackie Lamont, a woman with a dark past and an even darker secret. Her husband, Robert, a convicted murderer serving life in prison escapes from jail, is intent on tracking her down and he's decided the lieutenant is her lover
Die Spur des Falken( Visual )

6 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der berühmte Detektiv Sam Spade forscht im Auftrag einer überaus suspekten Dame nach dem Malter Falken. Doch hinter dem juwelenbesetzten Vogel sind auch noch andere her: der skrupellose Kasper Gutman zum Beispiel und der merkwürdige Joel Cairo. Der "Malteser Falke" etablierte Dashiell Hammett unter den hervorragendsten Autoren des Detektivromans. Mit der Verfilmung dieses Klassikers gab John Huston sein Regie-Debut und gleichzeitig den Auftakt zu Hollywoods "Schwarzer Serie"
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder. The big sleep: L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and ends up wearing out his gumshoes trailing murderers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich and more
Marie Antoinette by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of royalty, revolution, and the woman who was France!
Minstrel man( Visual )

6 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minstrel singer gives his daughter to another couple to raise when his wife dies in childbirth. He continues on tour with his career. When the daughter grows up, she becomes a performer. Father and daughter are re-united onstage to sing a tune he wrote
Humphrey Bogart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 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
Humphrey Bogart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, San Francisco private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
The public enemy the roaring twenties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public enemy (1931): A story of two brothers, one an honorable war veteran, the other a high-class gangster that sold alcohol during the prohibition. Roaring twenties(1939): Three WWI buddies work for a bootlegging racket after returning to New York City
 
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Alternative Names
Clare, Gladys Anna 1904-1954

Evans, Gladys Clare, 1904-1954

Gladys George actrice américaine

Gladys George actriz estadounidense

Gladys George Amerikaans acteur

Gladys George attrice teatrale e attrice cinematografica statunitense

Gladys George US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Gledis Džordž

Гледис Џорџ

Глэдис Джордж

گلادیس جرج بازیگر آمریکایی

گلیڈس جارج

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