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Cotten, Joseph 1905-1994

Works: 729 works in 2,396 publications in 10 languages and 33,130 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Documentary television programs  Journalism films  Film noir  Films à clef  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Costume designer, Scenarist, Speaker, Creator, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Citizen Kane by Robert McKee( visu )
263 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,753 libraries worldwide
The battle over Citizen Kane: Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
308 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,805 libraries worldwide
Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( visu )
93 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,491 libraries worldwide
A dramatization chronicling the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
82 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,089 libraries worldwide
A beguiling murderer charms his unsuspecting family, but soon his niece and namesake begins to suspect her uncle is hiding some terrible secret
Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
49 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,688 libraries worldwide
A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Soylent Green by Richard Fleischer( visu )
24 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,643 libraries worldwide
The setting is New York City, the year is 2022 and the city is teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely almost totally on a synthetic greenish, wafer-like substance called soylent. Police officer Thorn investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, and comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of their supposedly plankton-based product "Soylent Green."
Hush...hush, sweet Charlotte by Robert Aldrich( visu )
38 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( visu )
73 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin
Michael Cimino's Heaven's gate by Michael Cimino( visu )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 969 libraries worldwide
A lawman and a hitman are in love with the same woman. All three are caught up in a devastating class war, when ruthless ranchers decide to kill off the starving immigrants who have been stealing their cattle. The story is based on a real range war in the 1890s in Johnson County, Wyoming
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( visu )
40 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 909 libraries worldwide
A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
Niagara by Henry Hathaway( visu )
76 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 904 libraries worldwide
Although the quaint motel overlooking the famed falls seems like the perfect honeymoon retreat, in fact, it's where the young and beautiful Rose Loomis plans to kill her husband George
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( visu )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons
Since you went away by John Cromwell( visu )
16 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 648 libraries worldwide
The Hiltons are an average family living in a Midwestern town. The father of the household has waived his 3A status and enlisted to go overseas. His wife must now act as father and mother to their two daughters and keep their father's memory alive
Portrait of Jennie by William Dieterle( visu )
19 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 475 libraries worldwide
An artist meets a schoolgirl in Central Park who has a mysterious air about her. What follows is an unforgettable love story
Brighty of the Grand Canyon ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
A story of the adventures and misadventures of a boy, a lovable old miner, and a free-spirited wild, shaggy donkey
Under Capricorn by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
30 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 libraries worldwide
In Australia in 1830, an English immigrant stays with his cousin Henrietta and her cruel husband. The situation eventually explodes, revealing a painful secret
Alfred Hitchcock presents ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
The Master of Suspense is back with more twists, turns, and things that go bump in the night
20 great westerns : heroes & bandits ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Contains 15 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Petulia ( visu )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
An unhappily married socialite woman is trying to get through to a recently divorced doctor, who in his own words just wants to feel something
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Cheshire Cotten, Joseph 1905-1994
Cotten, Joseph
Cotten, Joseph 1905-1994
Cotten, Joseph Cheshire
Cotten, Joseph Cheshire 1905-1994
Cotton, Joseph
Cotton, Joseph 1905-1994
Cozef Kotten
Joseph Cotten acteur américain
Joseph Cotten American film, stage and television actor
Joseph Cotten Amerikaans acteur
Joseph Cotten amerykański aktor filmowy i telewizyjny
Joseph Cotten attore statunitense
Joseph Cotten US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
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German (49)
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