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Hornblow, Arthur Jr 1893-1976

Works: 119 works in 321 publications in 6 languages and 14,078 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Western films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Translator, Editor, Author, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Arthur Hornblow
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( visu )
45 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,979 libraries worldwide
A young prairie woman is courted by a good-natured cowboy and a menacing hired hand
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( visu )
25 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
A brilliantly made courtroom drama that left audiences reeling from its surprise twists and shocking climax. When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married suitor, Leonard is accused of the crime. His only hope for acquittal is the testimony of his wife, but his airtight alibi shatters when she reveals some shocking secrets of her own
Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
24 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
Home use only
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( visu )
22 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last heist
Animals do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1990 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen animals that have peculiar and strange characteristics, including the platypus which has poison spurs on its legs, the opossum which fools its enemies by pretending to be dead, and the bat which navigates by built-in sonar
Birds do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and Chinese and held by 709 libraries worldwide
Describes twenty-one birds with unusual habits or characteristics, including the ostrich, kiwi, honey guide, and hornbill
Insects do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen insects that have peculiar and strange characteristics like the camouflage of the walking stick, the driver ants that prefer people to picnics, and the bugs that row themselves like boats on the water's surface
Reptiles do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Brief, easy-to-read descriptions of the strange habits of some of the world's more unusual reptiles, including the tuatara, hognose snake, horned toad, basilisk, and Komodo Dragon
Fish do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Describes seventeen fish that have peculiar characteristics and habits, including fish that spit, fly, climb trees, blow up like balloons, and sleep out of water
Prehistoric monsters did the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes, in chronological order, many of the strange animals that lived on earth between the time life began and the appearance of man
Midnight by Mitchell Leisen( visu )
4 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 381 libraries worldwide
A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
Easy living ( visu )
6 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
The captive by Édouard Bourdet( Book )
8 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and French and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Typescript of Bourdet's La prisonnière with holograph corrections by Arthur Hornblow. The volume in French is accompanied by a typescript (The captive / translated from La prisonnière of Edouard Bourdet by Arthur Hornblow) with holograph corrections. Both volumes were evidently prepared for the New York production of the play in 1926
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
The war lover by Philip Leacock( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Uzz Rickson is a dare-devil World War II bomber pilot with a death wish. Failing at everything not involving flying, Rickson lives for the most dangerous missions. His crew lives with this aspect of his personality only because they know he always brings them back alive
Ruggles of Red Gap by Leo McCarey( visu )
8 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A stuffy British butler, Marmaduke Ruggles, is traded in a poker game from an English Duke to a wealthy and rowdy American, Egbert Floud. Ruggles' new home is Red Gap, Washington, where he is introduced by Egbert as "Colonel" Ruggles. The town ladies are quite taken by the sophisticated servant in disguise as he enamors them with fictitious stories of battles gone by. Ruggles proves his newfound patriotism in one of the best scenes of the film, his recitation of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address in the Silver Dollar Saloon. The dream of freedom leads him to open his own restaurant, where one of his first customers is the Duke, who has come to reclaim his former servant
Cary Grant ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Million dollar mermaid by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
9 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
The story of 'the incomparable Annette Kellerman, ' an Australian swimming champion and water ballet artist who ends up performing in New York's Hippodrome. When Annette is younger, she hampered by cumbersome leg braces. She starts swimming to strengthen her legs and before long, a star is born. She swims and dives her way through the show-biz ranks, struggling to support her musician father and fighting a woman's battle between love and career
Bing Crosby ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Double or nothing: A dying millionaire instructs his lawyer to drop 25 purses on the streets of New York City. Four honest people find them and return them to the lawyer. Under the terms of the will, each of them is given $1,000,000, which they must double within 30 days in order to claim his entire estate
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Alternative Names
Arthur Hornblow
Arthur Hornblow, Jr. Amerikaans filmproducent (1893-1976)
Arthur Hornblow Jr. producteur de films américain
Arthur Hornblow Jr producteur de films américaine
Arthur Hornblow junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Arthur Hornblow produttore cinematografico statunitense
Hornblow, Arthur 1893-1976
Hornblow, Arthur Jr.
Артур Хорнблоу
آرتور هورنبلو، جونیور تهیه‌کننده و نویسنده آمریکایی
English (178)
Spanish (7)
Italian (4)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
German (1)
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