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Young, Loretta 1913-2000

Overview
Works: 666 works in 1,144 publications in 8 languages and 13,312 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Television plays  Filmed performances  Filmed plays  Anthology television programs  Television programs  Film adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Loretta Young
Publications by Loretta Young
Publications by Loretta Young, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Loretta Young
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( visu )
26 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,684 libraries worldwide
Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop. His efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's neglected wife becomes infatuated with him
The stranger by Edward G Robinson( visu )
129 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
A dark story about a Nazi who has escaped to a small town in America and established a new identity. He begins to crack as he is stalked by a famous Nazi hunter
Platinum blonde by Frank Capra( visu )
10 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in English and German and held by 376 libraries worldwide
"Platinum blonde is a glorious spoof of the newspaper business in New York City during the Depression; Ann Schuyler, a wealthy socialite, meets reporter "Stew" Smith and the two fall madly in love. The comedy begins as she tries to transform him from a ruffian newsman into a convincing gentleman."--Container
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Disc 4: Wild Bill: Explores the life and directorial times of William A. Wellman. The men who made the movies: Wellman shares many stories and speaks bluntly of the producers with who he has worked and describes his remarkable star-making and star-spotting abilities. He was responsible for helping actors win Oscars and discovered such notable actors as James Cagney and Gary Cooper
Along came Jones ( visu )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Cowboy Melody Jones rides into town looking for work and is mistaken for the evil desperado Monte Jarrad. Jones lets all the special treatment go to his head until the real outlaw shows up looking for him
Lon Chaney collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
The unknown (63 min.): Alonzo is an armless knife thrower and marksman for a circus, but he's hiding a secret that will lead to murder and betrayal
The Loretta Young show ( visu )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Three live television plays, hosted by and starring Loretta Young
The call of the wild by Jack London( visu )
9 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
"Jack Thornton is an adventurer who travels the Yukon in search of gold. When he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog with the strength of his part-wolf ancestry, Jack's luck changes. A winning $1000 bet on Buck's stamina is only the first of the awards that his friendship with the canine will bring. When the pair, along with Jack's friend Shorty, happen upon a woman who's lost her husband in the wild, they begin their greatest adventure yet in this rousing tale of camaraderie and adventure." --container
Come to the stable ( visu )
8 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Determined to fulfill a promise made to God for saving a hospital from destruction during World War II, Sister Margaret and Sister Scolastica arrive in Connecticut with the dream of building a children's hospital. All they need is land and money. They already have the most essential ingredient-- faith
The Cecil B. DeMille collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in "The sign of the cross"; trek through a perilous jungle with "Four frightened people"; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of "Cleopatra"; journey back in time with the glorious story of "The crusades"; and see how the West was really won in the explosive "Union Pacific."
The Farmer's daughter by H. C Potter( visu )
10 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 206 libraries worldwide
An independent Swedish farm girl revolts against her boss and beau by running for his seat in Congress
International and transracial adoptions : a mental health perspective by Christopher Bagley( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
An overview of the factors that contribute to adjustment in adoption. It draws upon the British National Child Development study which indicates that adoption is a powerful environmental influence on children who, without adoption, would be at risk of developing major behavioural problems
The Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
9 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 202 libraries worldwide
In order to obtain supplies for his soldiers, England's king Richard the Lion-Hearted is forced to marry a princess he has never met
Eternally yours ( visu )
23 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
It's a magic show; it's a love triangle; it's escapism at its best. Complete with world cruises, chincilla coats, champagne hangovers, elaborate lodges, and Houdini-like stunts, this melodrama/comedy is refreshing from beginning to end
Icons of screwball comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret
Born to be bad by Lowell Sherman( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A childless couple agree to take a boy into their home after his mother is declared unfit. The mother is determined to take advantage of the man and tries to blackmail him. In the end, selfless love and charity are celebrated in this heartwarming movie
5 film noir killer classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Stranger: Orson Welles directs and stars in this thriller about a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor. A war crimes detective turns up determined to expose him -- even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
Tyrone Power matinee idol collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Girls' Dormitory: a girl confesses her crush on a teacher and becomes the object of scandal and rumor. Cafe Metropole: after losing his inheritance, a man poses as a Russian count to pay off his debt to a cafe owner
Cause for alarm ( visu )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A dillusional and ill husband is convinced his wife and best friend are trying to kill him. When his wife accidentally shoots him, she must retrieve aletter he wrote to the district attorney in which he accuses them of plotting his murder
The Great steamboat race ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The 1870 steamboat race between the Natchez and the Robert E. Lee on the Mississippi River is relived in the present with a race between the Delta Queen and the Mississippi Queen. Discusses the history of steamboats
 
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Alternative Names
Young, Gretchen 1913-2000
Young, Gretchen M. 1913-2000
Young, Gretchen Michaela
Young, Gretchen Michaela 1913-2000
Young, Loretta
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