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Webb, Clifton 1893-1966

Overview
Works: 79 works in 185 publications in 2 languages and 8,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Clifton Webb
Laura by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Cheaper by the dozen ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the early 20th century, this classic family comedy follows the efforts of a husband and wife as they try to maintain control in a home with 12 children
Titanic by Jean Negulesco ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Determined to remove her family from the superficial, high-society world in which her husband is engrossed, a woman flees to America along with her children on the R.M.S. Titanic. Learning of her plan her husband buys a steerage ticket in the hopes of reconciling with his family. But when fate steps in, the family faces an unimaginable challenge and the possibility of separation from each other forever
Three coins in the fountain ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three American women in Rome, throw money into a fountain and wish for love
The vintage Berlin by Irving Berlin ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. Somerset Maugham's The razor's edge ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich young man spends his time between WWI & WWII searching for essential truth, eventually landing in India
The dark corner ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A private detective, already framed for murder once, is framed for the murder of his ex-partner (the man who framed him the first time)
The Man who never was ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Account of wartime espionage based on the true story of an intelligence operation designed to mislead the Nazis prior to the 1943 Allied invasion of Sicily
Stars and stripes forever ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entertaining biography of the renowned band leader
Sitting pretty ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deciding to add baby-sitting to his list of accomplishments, Lynn Belvedere (Webb) answers an ad placed by two harried parents (Maureen O'Hara and Robert Young) who are desperate for someone who can restrain their troublesome offspring. It is not long before the caustic Mr. Belvedere turns them into models of decorum--but it is a bit longer until everyone learns the real purpose of his visit to suburbia
Satan never sleeps ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A priest arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. When the Red Army seizes the mission and inflicts a sinsiter hold over everyone else at the mission, the strength of the priest's faith and forgiveness are put to the ultimate test
The razor's edge by Edmund Goulding ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young American, vaguely conscious that he is "missing something," goes to Paris and India in search of God and the infinite
Woman's world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the president of a car company needs a new general manager, he invites his three top executives and their wives to New York. Since he knows all the men are capable, he makes his choice based on which one has the perfect wife for the job
Cheaper by the dozen (1950) ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheaper by The Dozen (1950) and Cheaper by The Dozen (2003) - A colorful depiction of life in a family of 12 children
Mr. Belvedere rings the bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty-something 'super genius' Mr. Belvedere pretends to be 77-years-old to trick his way into a senior citizens' home where he helps invigorate the current residents. Mr. Belvedere also finds time to smooth a romantic path for a Reverend Watson and his fianceĢŒ
Black widow Call Northside 777 ; Dangerous crossing ; Laura ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laura: A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Dreamboat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A college professor's former career as a silent movie star is suddenly and unwillingly brought back to life" -- T.p
Leo Reisman by Leo Reisman ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Scoutmaster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An out-of-touch TV star decides to become a Boy Scout leader to help him get in touch with his target audience to disastrous results
Sitting pretty the life and times of Clifton Webb by Clifton Webb ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than any other male movie star, the refined Clifton Webb (1889-1966) caused the movie-going public to change its image of a leading man. In a day when leading men were supposed to be strong, virile, and brave, Clifton Webb projected an image of fl
 
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Alternative Names
Hollenbeck, Webb Parmelee, 1893-1966
Webb, Clifton
Languages
English (130)
Spanish (1)
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