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Leigh, Vivien 1913-1967

Overview
Works: 436 works in 1,731 publications in 11 languages and 28,861 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  History  Historical films  War films  Epic films  Biography  Legal films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Singer, Author of introduction, Speaker, Costume designer, Director, Contributor, wpr
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Vivien Leigh
Publications by Vivien Leigh
Publications by Vivien Leigh, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Vivien Leigh
 
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Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( visu )
363 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 7,824 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( visu )
224 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,075 libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( visu )
47 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 851 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins
The Roman spring of Mrs. Stone by Tennessee Williams( visu )
21 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Karen Stone, a lonely, aging actress, lives in a luxurious apartment in Rome where she has a romantic fling with a young gigolo
Ship of fools by Abba (Nigeria)( visu )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 658 libraries worldwide
In 1933 on a German luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, the separate but interlocking stories of the various passengers begins to unfold. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a budding Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
36 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 485 libraries worldwide
On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Gabriel Pascal( visu )
52 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Fire Over England by Xun Mei( visu )
39 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth I and her navy overcome the Spanish Armada
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Rebel without a cause (1955): The adolescent son of a well-to-do family gets into trouble with other kids and the police
Dark Journey ( visu )
25 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
During World War I Stockholm, a neutral capital and easily accessible, is infested with spies and counterspies. Among them is Madeleine, the owner of the famous dress shop "Chez Madeleine," played by Vivien Leigh. Madeleine's dedication to the French cause is tested when she is attracted to von Marwitz, a lady's man and head of the German Secret Service in Stockholm. Suspicion wars with love, leading up to conflicting loyalties and an action-packed climax
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Androcles and the lion: Androcles is a Christian in ancient Rome who applies that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are eventually arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who did it.?--International Movie Data Base
Tovarich : original Broadway cast by Lee Pockriss( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Brother, can you spare a dime? ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
This documentary juxtaposes newsreel footage, film clips and period music in an eye-opening look at the Great Depression. Many of the movies created in the 1930s featured strong social commentary, while others offered pure escapism and fed a fascination with a dazzling world out of reach to the everyday American. Through a contrast between the fantasy of film and the reality of everyday life, a fascinating perspective on the Great Depression and Hollywood's golden age is presented. Also includes political speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt and others
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 96 libraries worldwide
A man born to rule the world is destroyed by his weaknesses and lusts
Ivanov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Gary Cooper Hollywood classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Storm in a teacup (originally released in 1937, 87 min.) also stars Rex Harrison and features Leigh as the daughter of a Scottish official who falls in love with an English newspaper reporter against the wishes of her father
The Vivien Leigh anniversary collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Storm in a teacup: A local paper is attacking a politician from a small Scottish town. While the reporter battles the politician, he also falls head over heels in love with his beautiful daughter
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A young woman marries a widower and learns the secret of his first wife, Rebecca
Marlon Brando by George Englund( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The teahouse of the August moon: Okinawa 1946- occupied by American troops whose assignment is to bring democracy to the inhabitants. The captain in charge is a well-meaning but inept loser, and faces a wily oriental interpreter and a determined geisha girl, along with villagers who know how to take advantage of foreign occupation!
Anna Karenina by Joe Wright( visu )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and German and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia, in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing calvary officer
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Hartley, Vivian M. 1913-1967
Hartley, Vivian Mary.
Hartley, Vivian Mary 1913-1967
Hartley, Vivien Mary.
Holman, Vivian Mary Hartley 1913-1967
Leigh, Vivian 1913-1967
Leigh, Vivien
Li, Viv'en
Li, Vivʹen 1913-1967
Li, Vivien
Li, Vivien 1913-1967
Lī, Viviena 1913-1967
Olivier, Vivian Mary Hartley 1913-1967
Olivier, Vivian Mary Hartley 1913-1967 Lady
Olivier, Vivian Mary Hartley, Lady, 1913-1967
Viviana Leigh
Vivien Lei
Vivien Leigh actrice britannique
Vivien Leigh actriță britanică
Vivien Leigh actriu britànica
Vivien Leigh actriz británica
Vivien Leigh aktorka brytyjska
Vivien Leigh attrice britannica
Vivien Leigh britische Schauspielerin
Vivien Leigh British actress
Vivien Leigh Briton nga aktres
Vivien Leigh Brits acteur
Vivien Leigh Brits actrice
Vivien Leigh Britse aktrise
Vivien Leighová
Vivijen Li
Vivjēna Lī
Vivyen Li
Βίβιαν Λι Αγγλίδα ηθοποιός
Вивиан Лий
Вивиен Леи
Вивиен Ли
Вивијен Ли
Вивьен Ли
Вивьен Ли английская актриса
Вів'єн Лі
Вів'єн Лі британська акторка
Віўен Лі
Ли В. актриса 1913-1967
Ли, Вивиен 1913-1967
Ли Вивьен
Ли, Вивьен 1913-1967
Хартли В. М. актриса 1913-1967
Хартли, Вивиан Мэри
Վիվիեն Լի
ויוויאן לי
ויוויאן לי שחקנית בריטית
فيفيان لي
فيفيان لي ممثلة بريطانية
ویوین لی
ویوین لی بازیگر بریتانیایی
ۆىيۆيەن لىي
व्हिव्हियन लाय ऑस्कर पुरस्कार विजेती अभिनेत्री.
ভিভিয়েন লেই ব্রিটিশ অভিনেত্রী
വിവിയൻ ലീ
วิเวียน ลีห์
ვივიან ლი
ვივიენ ლი
비비언 리
ヴィヴィアン・リー
ヴィヴィアン・リー イギリスの女優
リー, ヴィヴィアン
慧雲李
费雯·丽
费雯·丽 英国女演员
Languages
English (812)
Spanish (55)
German (26)
French (17)
Chinese (15)
Multiple languages (12)
Japanese (4)
Hungarian (1)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
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