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Cooper, Gary 1901-1961

Works: 658 works in 2,230 publications in 11 languages and 42,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Western films  Love stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Costume designer, Narrator, Singer, Other, Interviewee, Contributor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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High noon by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
140 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,130 libraries worldwide
A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( visu )
189 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,877 libraries worldwide
A wounded American soldier falls in love with his beautiful English nurse during World War I
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( visu )
68 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,954 libraries worldwide
"The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories."--Container
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( visu )
49 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,851 libraries worldwide
Story of a boy drafted into the military who begins his career as a pacifist and then soon sees the justification for fighting
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( visu )
60 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in 10 languages and held by 1,814 libraries worldwide
Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
The pride of the Yankees ( visu )
28 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,671 libraries worldwide
Lou Gehrig, the Yank's great first baseman and the son of poor immigrants, rose to heights of baseball fame -- only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness known as ALS
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( visu )
168 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Social commentary on the threat of cynicism and fascism to democracy. A corrupt politician attempts to further his evil ambitions by exploiting the appeal of a naive "John Doe."
The fountainhead by Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
33 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
An uncompromising architect refuses to change his designs and when he discovers the plans for one of his buildings has been changed, he blows up the structure and attempts to defend his actions
High noon ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,282 libraries worldwide
This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( visu )
18 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
Wings by William A Wellman( visu )
18 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,161 libraries worldwide
Two young men, one rich, one middle class, are in love with the same woman, but must leave her behind when they become fighter pilots in World War I
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( visu )
36 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Love in the afternoon by Billy Wilder( visu )
27 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 832 libraries worldwide
Frank Flannegan, an American playboy infamous for his scandalous affairs is smitten by Arlane, the beautiful, innocent daughter of the worldly detective, hired by a man who believes that Frank is carrying on with his wife. Frank turns out to be no match for Arlane and they stumble through one of the funniest seductions
Vera Cruz by Robert Aldrich( visu )
61 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 607 libraries worldwide
During the Mexican Revolution of 1866, two American adventurers sign up to escort a carriage from the palace of Emperor Maximilian I in Mexico City to the seaport of Vera Cruz. Aboard the carriage is a beautiful French countess and a treasure of three million dollars in gold coins. Includes original theatrical trailer
Beau Geste by William A Wellman( visu )
13 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Three brothers join the French Foreign Legion to escape a dark past. But their troubles are quickly forgotten as their courage, duty and devotion is put to the test when they are forced to fight against all odds in this acclaimed film classic
The plainsman ( visu )
13 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 494 libraries worldwide
This stylish western skillfully interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
It ( visu )
15 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Salesgirl falls in love with the owner of the store she works in, but he mistakenly thinks she is an unwed mother
The Westerner ( visu )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
A wandering cowboy rides into a Texas border town and alone faces the guns of the self-appointed, ruthless men who dispense justice, including the infamous "Judge" Roy Bean
Man of the west by Anthony Mann( visu )
30 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Western drama about a reformed outlaw whose past returns to haunt him when the train he is on is robbed by his old gang and he is forced to rejoin his ex-boss in order to save himself and other innocent people from the gang's mistreatment
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Alternative Names
Cooper, Frank 1901-1961
Cooper, Frank J. 1901-1961
Cooper, Frank James
Cooper, Frank James, 1901-1961
Cooper, Frank James 1901-1961 Wirklicher Name
Cooper, Gary
English (861)
Spanish (58)
German (34)
French (32)
Multiple languages (8)
Chinese (7)
Japanese (5)
Catalan (3)
Russian (1)
Arabic (1)
Italian (1)
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