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Stanwyck, Barbara 1907-1990

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Works: 653 works in 2,136 publications in 10 languages and 31,636 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Romance films  Biography  Television mini-series  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Costume designer, Author, Contributor, Speaker, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997,
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Publications about Barbara Stanwyck
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Publications by Barbara Stanwyck, published posthumously.
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Double indemnity by Billy Wilder( visu )
139 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,311 libraries worldwide
"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( visu )
214 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,802 libraries worldwide
A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
The lady Eve by Preston Sturges( visu )
59 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
A conniving father and daughter meet up with the heir to a brewery fortune-- a wealthy but naïve snake enthusiast-- and attempt to bamboozle him at a cruise ship card table. Their plan is quickly abandoned when the daughter falls in love with their prey. But when the heir gets wise to her gold-digging ways, she must plot to re-conquer his heart
Christmas in Connecticut by Lioner Houser( visu )
16 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
A famous food writer lies about living on a farm, raising her children and being a good cook. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can't boil an egg. When her publisher announces that she will host Christmas for an heroic sailor (and for him), her job is on the line
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( visu )
42 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 973 libraries worldwide
An uncouth, lower-class woman must learn to let go of the daughter she loves so that the girl may have a better life
The thorn birds by Daryl Duke( visu )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Colleen McCullough's epic novel about an Australian priest torn by personal desires and ambition. This title has been repackaged. Disc one contains episodes 1 and 2; disc two contains episodes 3 and 4; disc three contains extra content
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( visu )
41 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 879 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
Titanic by Jean Negulesco( visu )
43 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 864 libraries worldwide
Determined to remove her family from the superficial, high-society world in which her husband is engrossed, a woman flees to America along with her children on the R.M.S. Titanic. Learning of her plan her husband buys a steerage ticket in the hopes of reconciling with his family. But when fate steps in, the family faces an unimaginable challenge and the possibility of separation from each other forever
Sorry, wrong number by Lucille Fletcher( visu )
27 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Young, rich, bedridden Barbara Stanwyck dials a telephone number one night and overhears two men plotting the murder of an unidentified woman. She becomes frantic. Her terror is intensified by mysterious calls from an old college rival and a friend of her father. With time running out, Stanwyck pieces evidence together that leads her to suspect that it is her husband who wants her murdered
Clash by night by Fritz Lang( visu )
29 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 657 libraries worldwide
A party girl decides she has had enough of the wild lifestyle and returns to her childhood home, where she finds security with a new husband but soon finds herself in an affair with his best friend
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone( visu )
84 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 630 libraries worldwide
A woman kills her wealthy aunt in a row over the woman's boyfriend ; another man protects the woman from prosecution in return for her agreement to marry him; eighteen years later the boyfriend returns and the woman openly renews her romance with him
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
A woman uses powerful men to get what she wants in life; a soldier falls in love with a woman during World War I; an amoral woman sleeps her way to the top floor of an office
The furies ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 libraries worldwide
In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
Samuel Fuller's forty guns by Samuel Fuller( visu )
34 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Tougher-than-nails landowner Jessica Drummond has ruled over her county in Arizona with such power that even the local sheriff won't stand up to her. And when gunslinger-turned-U.S. marshal Griff Bonnell and his brothers seek to restore law and order, they meet with harsh resistance, that is until Jessica falls in love with Bonnell. But when the man's brother is murdered and the two families become bitter enemies, Jessica's loyalty is divided, and Bonnell faces his biggest moral dilemma : how to avenge his brother's death and still maintain his vow of non-violence.--Container
Executive suite by Robert Wise( visu )
13 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The president of a furniture company suddenly dies, leaving seven board members locked in a power struggle
Golden boy ( visu )
13 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 389 libraries worldwide
A young and gifted violinist earns money for his education by prizefighting
The big valley ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The Barkleys are the wealthiest and most powerful family in California's San Joaquin Valley in the 1870s, owning and controlling cattle herds, gold mines, citrus groves, and logging camps. Follow their joys and heartache in this Western soap opera
Roustabout by Hal B Wallis( visu )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Elvis plays a bad-boy singer roaming the highways on his Japanese motorcycle
Annie Oakley by George Stevens( visu )
25 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Energetic biographical drama based on the life and legend of sharpshooter Annie Oakley and her on-off relationship with Wild Bill Hickock
 
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Alternative Names
Barbara Stanwyck actrice américaine
Barbara Stanwyck actriz estadounidense
Barbara Stanwyck aktorka amerykańska
Barbara Stanwyck Amerikaans actrice
Barbara Stanwyck Amerikana nga aktres
Barbara Stanwyck attrice statunitense
Barbara Stanwyck US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Barbara Stanwyck yhdysvaltalainen elokuvanäyttelijä
Barbara Stenvik
Bārbara Stenvika
Stanwick, Barbara
Stanwick Barbara 1907-1990
Stevens, Barbara R. 1907-1990
Stevens, Ruby 1907-
Stevens Ruby 1907-1990
Stevens, Ruby Catherine
Stevens, Ruby Catherine 1907-1990
Μπάρμπαρα Στάνγουικ
Барбара Стануик
Барбара Стенвик
Барбара Стенвік
Барбара Стэнвик американская актриса, первая супруга Роберта Тейлора
ברברה סטנוויק
باربارا استانویک بازیگر و مدل آمریکایی
باربارا ستانويك
바버라 스탠윅
バーバラ・スタンウィック
芭芭拉·斯坦威克
Languages
English (682)
Spanish (82)
German (61)
French (20)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Catalan (1)
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