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Dean, James 1931-1955

Overview
Works: 459 works in 1,197 publications in 10 languages and 33,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Portraits  History  Television programs  Fiction  Television plays  Western films  Historical drama 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Creator, Originator, Other, Singer, Depicted, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about James Dean
Publications by James Dean
Publications by James Dean, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about James Dean
 
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Most widely held works by James Dean
Rebel without a cause by Nicholas Ray( visu )
113 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,080 libraries worldwide
Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums
Giant by George Stevens( visu )
58 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,755 libraries worldwide
Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
East of Eden by Elia Kazan( visu )
100 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
Based on John Steinbeck's novel, the first of the three major films that make up the Dean legacy. Story of Cal Trask, a youth who vies for his father's affection with Aron, the favoured son, and his desperate attempts to obtain the attention he needs
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
A streetcar named Desire (1951): Set in the steamy squalor of New Orleans, the story of a neurotic woman's mental collapse through exposure to her brother-in-law's animal magnetism
The James Dean story by Robert Altman( visu )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
James Dean--the man, the actor, the myth. Robert Altman explores Dean's personal life, the moments between films featuring his family, girl-friends, fraternity brothers and numerous Hollywood contemporaries. This film contains never before seen footage from "East of Eden", the famous Highway Public Safety Message made for television and rare film from the Hollywood premiere of "Giant."
James Dean forever young ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and Arabic and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Movie clips, romances, photos that are part of our national DNA and the small-screen work that paved the way to the big screen are all part the James Dean you couldn't see until now. Forever young. Endlessly fascinating
Sentence of death ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Sentence of death: A young James Dean plays a young man who was in the wrong place at the wrong time. The night America trembled: A re-enactment of the night in 1938 when Orson Welles' War of the worlds was broadcast on the radio
Hill number one ( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
James Dean delivers his first televised performance playing the role of John the Baptist in this Easter special episode of the TV religious anthology Family Theatre, wherein the story of the Resurrection is told in flashback form at a contemporary family gathering. Includes an introduction by Tony Curtis and a bonus clip of the original theatrical trailer for James Dean's "East of Eden."
James Dean the fast lane ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive look at the little-known aspects of the legendary star's spectacularly brief career. It was just 1,734 days from Dean's first on-screen appearance to his death. Includes rarely seen footage of his on-air debut at age 19, television appearances, movie trailers, a 1950 commercial for Pepsi, as well as his final work: ironically, a 1955 highway safety PSA filmed just 13 days before he died behind the wheel
James Dean live fast, die young ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
James Dean is remembered as the embodiment of the rebellious American youth. Rising to megastardom overnight, he became an idol of teens in the 1950s. Casper Van Dien stars as James Dean in the retelling of this enigmatic bad boy that infatuated America and captured their hearts
James Dean a portrait ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Presents a comprehensive profile of the life of Hollywood legend James Dean, including new material from his estate such as family photos, television dramas and comercials, home movies, screen tests, wardrobe tests, and actual film footage from his three movies. Includes interviews with Dennis Hopper, Rod Steiger, Sal Mineo, Eli Wallach, and others
The complete James Dean collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
[Rebel without a cause] : Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums
James Dean in his own words by James Dean( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Forever James Dean ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A biographical introduction to James Dean
Rebelde sin causa ( visu )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 26 libraries worldwide
En una de las caraterizaciones más influenciales del cine, James Dean personifica a Jim Stark, el chico nuevo del barrio cuya soledad, frustración y furia reflejaron el sentir de los adolescentes de la posguerra y que se repitió 40 años después. Natalie Wood (en el papel de Judy, la novia de Jim) y Sal Mineo (en su debut cinematográfico como Platón, el amigo inseparable de Jim) y el director Nicholas Ray obtuvieron nominaciones al Oscar por esta memorable película que fue elegida por el Instituto de Cine Estadounidense como una de las 100 mejores cintas estaodunidenses
Tales of tomorrow ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Fifteen episodes of the television program "Tales of Tomorrow", featuring stories of the strange and unusual
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
East of Eden: A wayward Salinas Valley youth vies for the affection of his hardened father with his favored brother
Géant by George Stevens( visu )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in French and English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : A l'époque où naissent les grandes fortunes du pétrole au Texas, Bick Benedict et sa soeur Luz règnent en souverains absolus sur un immense ranch. Bick y installe Leslie, la fille d'une famille aristocratique rencontrée en Virginie et devenue son épouse, sous le regard hostile de Luz et des texans
James Dean the first American teenager ( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
James Dean--the man, the actor, the myth. This videodisc contains rare footage of the man who was willing to accept all experiences that life had to offer and applied them to his life and his work. After just three movies, he was considered the greatest male star of the '50s
 
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Alternative Names
Dean, James
Dean, James Byron.
Dean James Byron 1931-1955
דין, ג'יימס 1931-1955
جيمس دين، 1931-1955
Languages
English (428)
Spanish (23)
French (21)
Multiple languages (5)
German (3)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
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