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Akins, Zoë 1886-1958

Overview
Works: 124 works in 343 publications in 8 languages and 5,588 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  History  Romance films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Silent films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Writer of accompanying material, Actor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Zoë Akins
Camille by George Cukor( visu )
34 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 927 libraries worldwide
Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure
The old maid by Zoë Akins( Book )
23 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
This is a dramatic version of an Edith Wharton novel set in the 19th century. The Old Maid is an examination of class and society as only Edith Wharton could undertake. The story follows the life of Tina, a young woman caught between the mother who adopted her - the beautiful, upstanding Delia - and her true mother, her plain, unmarried "aunt" Charlotte, who gave Tina up to provide her with a socially acceptable life. The three women live quietly together until Tina's wedding day, when Delia's and Charlotte's hidden jealousies rush to the surface
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco( visu )
56 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy of three fashion models out to snare rich husbands. In the end love prevails over schemes as they all find happiness, and one does end up with a millionaire
The old maid ( visu )
5 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Headstrong, beautiful Tina has nothing but disdain for her Aunt Charlotte. Tina does not think that her aunt has any understanding of a young girls heart, but Charlotte knows more than Tina thinks. For unloved, unlovable Aunt Charlotte is really Tina's mother, whose romance with a Civil War soldier who didn't return resulted in Tina's birth
Déclassée; Daddy's gone a-hunting; and Greatness - a comedy by Zoë Akins( Book )
8 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
In the shadow of Parnassus : Zoë Akins's essays on American poetry by Zoë Akins( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Christopher Strong by Dorothy Arzner( visu )
13 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Hepburn portrays a record-breaking flyer who falls hopelessly in love with a married man (Colin Clive). Though madly in love, he can't divorce his good natured and caring wife (Billie Burke)
Papa, an amorality in three acts by Zoë Akins( Book )
6 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Morning glory by Lowell Sherman( visu )
9 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Eva Lovelace is a would-be actress trying to crash the New York stage. She is a wildly optimistic chatterbox full of theatrical mannerisms. Her looks, more than her talent, attract the interest of a paternal actor, a philandering producer, and an earnest playwright. Is she destined for stardom or will she fade after her brief blooming
The hills grow smaller by Zoë Akins( Book )
8 editions published between 1937 and 1966 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
The little miracle by Zoë Akins( Book )
5 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Typescript copy of a play
Interpretations, a book of first poems by Zoë Akins( Book )
9 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Mrs. January and Mr. Ex- (Plans for tomorrow) a comedy in three acts by Zoë Akins( Book )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The happy days (Les jours heureux) a play in two acts by Claude-André Puget( Book )
4 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Forever young : a novel by Zoë Akins( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Cake upon the waters by Zoë Akins( Book )
4 editions published between 1913 and 1919 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Remember the day draft script, never produced by Zoë Akins( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Declassee by Zoë Akins( file )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Papa by Zoë Akins( file )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Camille (1936) shooting script by Zoë Akins( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Akins Joë 1886-1958
Akins, Zoë 1886-1958
Zoë Akins Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1886-1958)
Zoë Akins amerikansk poet och manusförfattare
Zoë Akins amerikansk poet og manusforfattar
Zoë Akins amerikansk poet og manusforfatter
Zoë Akins amerikansk poet og manuskriptforfatter
Zoe Akins écrivaine américaine
Zoë Akins poetessa, commediografa e sceneggiatrice statunitense
Zoë Akins US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
زویی آکینس فیلمنامه‌نویس و شاعر آمریکایی
ゾーイ・エーキンズ
Languages
English (186)
French (13)
German (9)
Spanish (8)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Croatian (1)
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