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Hunter, Ian 1900-1975

Works: 169 works in 410 publications in 5 languages and 9,161 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Comedy films  History  Romantic comedy films  Mad scientist films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Ian Hunter
Publications by Ian Hunter
Publications by Ian Hunter, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ian Hunter
Most widely held works by Ian Hunter
A little princess by Walter Lang( visu )
85 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and held by 2,041 libraries worldwide
In Victorian England, a pupil at an exclusive boarding school is demoted to working in the scullery when reports of her father's death are received. Never losing hope, she insists on seeking him repeatedly in the military hospital nearby
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( visu )
6 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
The long voyage home by John Ford( visu )
12 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
The Adams chronicles ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
Broadway melody of 1940 by Cole Porter( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
A backstage yarn about two hoofers, Johnny Brett and King Shaw, who are an ambitious dance team working in a dance hall for little or nothing. A mistake in names shoots King instead of Johnny into the lead of a Broadway musical. On opening night King is unable to perform due to intoxication, and Johnny is forced to perform to save his partner's reputation. The show's producers realize their mistake in identity and all is resolved
Ziegfeld girl ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Discovery by Flo Ziegfeld changes a girl's life but not necessarily for the better, as three beautiful women find out when they join the spectacle on Broadway: Susan, the singer who must leave behind her ageing vaudevillian father; vulnerable Sheila, the working girl pursued both by a millionaire and by her loyal boyfriend from Flatbush; and the mysterious European beauty Sandra, whose concert violinist husband cannot endure the thought of their escaping from poverty by promenading her glamor in skimpy costumes
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Victor Fleming( visu )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
The 1941 film version based on Robert Louis Stevenson's novel about a radical doctor whose experiments lead him to the discovery of a destructive potion that transformed him into a hideous creature of unbridled emotions
Alfred Hitchcock : 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Sabotage: An undercover Scotland yard detective infiltrates the home of a theatre operator who is suspected of sabotage
The adventures of Robin Hood by Michael Curtiz( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicating his life to fighting against tyranny by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor
Number seventeen ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
[The Ring] A silent film with musical soundtrack. A carnival fighter trys to make it as a professional to please his girlfriend
The Sign of Four ( visu )
4 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 libraries worldwide
This early adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's second Sherlock Holmes story stars Arthur Wotner, who played Holmes in five movies in the 1930s. This film is widely regarded as the most successful of the five. The story involves a young woman, threatened by criminals, who calls on Sherlock Holmes for protection
House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
Easy virtue by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
16 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 128 libraries worldwide
A woman goes through a divorce and attempts to overcome the tarnished reputation that accompanies it
Eugene O'Neill's The long voyage home ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
This critically acclaimed saga delves deep into the soul of the men at sea, their perilous trade, their lives and their tragic deaths aboard a cold steel cargo ship in the wake of World War II
Classic British thrillers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The upturned glass: Married Dr. Michael Joyce falls in love with the mother of a young patient, whose husband is working abroad. They have agreed to end the affair when he is stunned to hear of her death in a mysterious fall
The battle of the River Plate by Michael Powell( visu )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
"Two weeks after the start of WWII, a powerful German pocket battleship, the Graf Spee, sails the South Atlantic, destroying Allied merchant ships at will. Captained by one of Germany's most brilliant naval officers, the Graf Spee, with her superior speed and artillery, appears and disappears, sinking ship after ship. When the Allies are finally able to pinpoint its location a trap is set, pitting British Intelligence against a wily and powerful military opponent"--Container
Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Rich and strange: A newly rich couple with marital problems find themselves stranded at sea after being swindled and must rekindle their love to survive the trip home
Joan Crawford collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
The Ring by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
30 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A boxer's wife comes back to him and supports his winning the title. His opponent from Australia is also in love with the wife
Shakespeare's The tempest : the relationship between text and film by Lisa Hopkins( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"The Screen Adaptations Series provides in-depth analysis of how classic literature has been adapted for the screen, showing how alternative readings offer up new interpretations of the original text. Each book, authored by a leading scholar In adaptations studies, collects together a vast array of study material, critical insight and thought-provoking comparisons. From the literary context of the original work, to the critical 'afterlife' of the screen versions, this Is a vital study aid for film and literature students."--Jacket
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Ian Hunter acteur britannique
Ian Hunter attore britannico
Ian Hunter britischer Schauspieler
Ian Hunter britisk skodespelar
Ian Hunter britisk skuespiller
Ian Hunter Brits acteur (1900-1975)
Ian Hunter brittisk skådespelare
Хантер, Иэн
Ієн Хантер
ایان هانتر (بازیگر) بازیگر بریتانیایی
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