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Grant, Cary 1904-1986

Works: 1,109 works in 4,005 publications in 6 languages and 83,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Humor  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Spy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, Creator, Contributor, Scenarist, Honoree, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
119 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,065 libraries worldwide
Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive for an American spy
The Philadelphia story by Donald Ogden Stewart( visu )
75 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,498 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage
His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( visu )
217 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,423 libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about a big city newspaper editor and his star reporter
Charade by Stanley Donen( visu )
173 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,121 libraries worldwide
A trio of crooks relentlessly pursues a young American through Paris for the fortune her dead husband stole from them
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra( visu )
63 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,786 libraries worldwide
An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( visu )
65 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,771 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
An affair to remember by Leo McCarey( visu )
72 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,424 libraries worldwide
Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay meet on an ocean liner and fall deeply in love. Though each is engaged to someone else, they agree to meet six months later at the Empire State Building if they still feel the same way about each other. But a tragic accident prevents their rendezvous, and the lovers' future takes an emotional and uncertain turn
Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
108 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,826 libraries worldwide
A beautiful woman with a tainted past is enlisted by American agent Devlin to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex. Only Devlin can rescue her, but to do so he must face his role in her desperate situation and acknowledge that he's loved her all along
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( visu )
29 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,732 libraries worldwide
Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
57 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
Robie is suspected of a new rash of gem thefts in the luxury hotels of the French Riviera, and he must set out to clear himself. Meeting pampered heiress Frances, he sees a chance to bait the mysterious thief with her mother's fabulous jewels. His plan backfires, however, but Frances, who believes him guilty, proves her love by helping him escape. In a spine-tingling climax, the real criminal is exposed
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
56 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
The awful truth by Arthur Richman( visu )
30 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
A separated couple sabotages each other's love affairs while waiting for their divorce decree to become final
Gunga Din by George Stevens( visu )
73 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,353 libraries worldwide
Three English soldier comrades battle the punjabs in India while accompanied by their lowly water-bearer Gunga Din, who longs to be a fighter himself
Father Goose ( visu )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 1,335 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( visu )
27 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,319 libraries worldwide
Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
Penny serenade by George Stevens( visu )
105 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
Classic soap opera, Penny Serenade is the story of a young couple who seem to have everything, but must overcome a great tragedy to learn the value of true love
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief ( visu )
8 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
A retired American jewel thief living on the French Riviera seeks to prove his innocence by exposing the burglar who has been imitating his technique
Holiday by Philip Barry( visu )
29 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
Johnny gets engaged to the girl of his dreams, only to find out she's a millionaire's daughter whose father wants to be in control of their lives. Add to that a sister who is falling for Johnny, and he needs to decide who to marry and what to do
Evenings with Cary Grant : recollections in his own words and by those who knew him best by Nancy Nelson( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
A portrait of Cary Grant, one of the screen's greatest stars, drawn from his own words and the reminiscences of his friends, colleagues, and loved ones
Operation petticoat by Blake Edwards( visu )
30 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
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Grant, Cary
Leach, Archibad Alexander, 1904-1986
Leach, Archibald 1904-1986
Leach, Archibald Alec
Leach, Archibald Alexander.
Leach Archibald Alexander 1904-1986
Leach, Archie 1904-1986
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German (17)
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Spanish (11)
Italian (5)
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