WorldCat Identities

Scott, Zachary 1914-1965

Works: 148 works in 330 publications in 4 languages and 4,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Short films  History  Fiction  Motion pictures  Interviews  Biography  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Zachary Scott
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

41 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
The southerner by Jean Renoir( Visual )

49 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realistic drama of life in the rural South in the mid-twentieth century. A family of tenant farmers struggles against poverty, illness, and the elements during its first year on the farm
Ruthless by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-millionaire Horace Woodruff Vendig shows himself to the world as an ambitious philanthropist, but that's far from the case. Even as a young man he starts to exhibit an obsessive and selfish urge to make more and more money, loving and leaving women at will to further this end
Let's make it legal( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miriam and her chronic-gambler husband, Hugh are at the end of their marriage. Barbara, the daughter of the couple, hopes to bring her parents back together again, a prospect made more difficult when Miriams' old flame, Victor, now a millionaire, arrives in town. Hugh tries to win back his soon-to-be ex-wife, but to no avail. Ultimately, Miriam must choose between the financially solvent Victor and the impishly irresponisible Hugh
Luis Buñuel by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young one: the game warden of a Carolina preserve and the teenage girl who lives on the island are isolated until jazz musician Traver arrives, on the run from a lynch mob. Gran Casino: In Tampico, two jail escapees start working for an oilman who is fighting a local casino owner. When the oilman disappears, his sister comes to take over the business, and finds it being run by one of the men. Believing that he has killed her brother to keep the wells for himself, she starts working as a singer in the same casino where her brother disappeared
The mask of Dimitrios( Visual )

4 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the body of Dimitrios Makropoulos (Zachary Scott) washes ashore in Istanbul, there is cause for celebration all across Europe. The devious sociopath has left as his legacy an array of crimes including blackmail, thievery, murder and high treason. Interested in chronicling the dead man's unscrupulous exploits, mystery writer Cornelius Leyden (Lorre) takes up his trail, aided by a mysterious man named Peters (Greenstreet). But as Leyden zeroes in on the truth about Dimitrios, he finds that his new associate has an ulterior motive in helping him-- with Leyden as the unwitting accomplice!
Joan Crawford collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
Flamingo road( Visual )

5 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined carnival dancer, an aspiring politician and a malevolent manipulator of public figures form the basis of this drama
Cass Timberlane( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Marshland is a vivacious young woman from the wrong side of the tracks, whose rebellious ways fascinate small town widowed judge Cass Timberlane. He's lonely enough to believe that his stuffy friends will accept her, and their marriage. But Virginia is too spirited to play the part of a dutiful society wife for long, and soon becomes tempted by a friend of Timberlane's, a man about town who seems to offer the sophistication and adventure she craves
Born to be bad by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wide-eyed innocent worms her way into the lives of a wealthy San Francisco crowd
Colt .45( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one messes with Texas -- not in Fort Worth. Gunsmoke and glory combine as newspaperman Randolph Scott backs up his fiery editorials with a blaze of bullets when lawlessness threatens. He buckles up a brace of six-shooter "hand cannons" in Colt .45 to chase a desperado who uses similar weapons to terrorize locals. Finally, Scott is a Tall Man Riding -- and brawling and shooting -- as he rights an injustice involving a gambler's attemped land grab
The Young one( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the American South on a remote coastal island, a black manfleeing a lynch mob meets a racist sheriff and a recently orphaned 13 year old white girl
South of St. Louis( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three ranch-owners struggle to defend their livelihoods after the Civil War covers the nation in a cloud of lawlessness. When their Three Bell ranch is torched by Union raiders, the partners split up. Price enlists with the Confederate army, while Davis and Burns become gun-runners to rebuild their fortunes. During the ensuing dangers and romantic entanglements, the three occasionally lose sight of their ranching ambitions, but never for a moment forge the face of the man who wronged them
It's only money( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

25 year old orphan, Lester March is a radio and TV repairman who dreams of someday becoming a private detective like his friend and old role model Pete Flint. One night, Lester sees a report on TV about the elderly owner of a successful electronic empire who's searching for her missing nephew, the heir to her estate. When Lester pays a visit to the woman's estate, more than one person remarks that he looks an awful lot like her missing nephew
Hammer film noir double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wings of danger. "A former pilot suffering from blackouts discovers that a fellow flyer is supected of being mixed up with a web of smugglers. While searching for his missing buddy, he unwittingly becomes entagled in a morass of suspicion."--Container
The unfaithful( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The wages of sin are deceit, heartbreak and possibly murder in The Unfaithful, a thriller about a wife who has an affair while her GI husband is off fighting in the Pacific."--Container
The Joan Crawford collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women: A catty tale of battling and bonding with this all-female cast -- Mildred Pierce: Mildred ends her middle-class marriage and marries a man she doesn't love in this stylish film noir -- Humoresque: A socialite gets everything she wants except the man she loves -- Possessed: Louise Howell's love for David Sutton turns dark when he marries someone else -- The damned don't cry: A gangster's moll witnesses a murder and has to move back to the poverty she thought she had escaped
Lightning strikes twice( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Richard Trevelyan (Richard Todd) was convicted of murdering his wife, given an 11th-hour Death Row reprieve and freed under unusual circumstances after retrial. But his past does not matter to Shelley Carnes (Ruth Roman), an actress visiting the Texas ranchland that Richard calls home. She's fallen in love with him. But after she becomes the second Mrs. Trevelyan, Shelley is beset by doubts and fear." -- Container
Appointment in Honduras Escape to Burma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escape to Burma: A fugitive in British Burma hides on a teak plantation, thanks to a mutual attraction with owner Gwen Moore
Randolph Scott collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four classic western films featuring cowboy legend Randolph Scott
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Alternative Names
Scott, Zachary Thomson 1914-1965

Zachary Scott acteur américain

Zachary Scott Amerikaans acteur

Zachary Scott amerikansk skådespelare

Zachary Scott amerikansk skodespelar

Zachary Scott amerikansk skuespiller

Zachary Scott attore statunitense

Zachary Scott US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Скотт, Закари

זאכרי סקוט

زکری اسکات بازیگر آمریکایی

The southernerThe mask of Dimitrios