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Young, Loretta 1913-2000

Overview
Works: 769 works in 1,329 publications in 6 languages and 14,357 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films  Christmas films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Loretta Young
Publications by Loretta Young
Publications by Loretta Young, published posthumously.
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The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( visu )
33 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,793 libraries worldwide
Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. 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 )
158 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
An ex-Nazi is allowed to escape from a German war crimes prison after World War II to lead the Allies to a notorious spy planning to revive the Third Reich. The trail leads to a small Connecticut town where intrigue and murder combine for a tense situation
Platinum blonde by Frank Capra( visu )
20 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and German and held by 389 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
Call of the wild by Jack London( visu )
11 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
"Jack Thornton is an adventurer who travels the Yukon in search of gold. Whe he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog with the strenght of his part-wolf ancestry, Jack's luck changes. A winning $1,000 bet on Buck's stamina is only the first of the rewards 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
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 300 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
Lon Chaney collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 261 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
Along came Jones ( visu )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2005 in English and held by 256 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
The Cecil B. DeMille collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 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."--Container
Come to the stable ( visu )
8 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 234 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 Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
16 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 215 libraries worldwide
When the Saracens retake the holy city of Jerusalem, King Richard the Lionheart vows to reclaim the city for Christianity. In order to get crucial supplies, he resigns himself to marrying Berengaria of Navarre -- but this marriage of convenience turns to one of passion when the beautiful and determined young woman joins him in the treacherous battle to save the holy city
International and transracial adoptions : a mental health perspective by Christopher Bagley( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 210 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 Farmer's daughter ( visu )
11 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
An independent Swedish farm girl revolts against her boss and beau by running for his seat in Congress
Icons of screwball comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 169 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 ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 158 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
The Loretta Young show ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Three live television plays, hosted by and starring Loretta Young
Eternally yours ( visu )
24 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 146 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
5 film noir killer classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 136 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
Cause for alarm by Tay Garnett( visu )
16 editions published between 1951 and 2013 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
Forbidden Hollywood ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
They call it sin: Marion Cullen, a young Kansas girl follows a man to New York, only to be jilted. She tries to make it big in the chorus and learns a lesson about show business
The story of Alexander Graham Bell ( visu )
5 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
The memorable story of Bell, the inventor, and the first telephone
 
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Alternative Names
Loreta Jang
Loreta Janga
Loretta Jung
Loretta Young actrice américaine
Loretta Young actriz estadounidense
Loretta Young aktorka amerykańska
Loretta Young Amerikaans filmacteur
Loretta Young Amerikaans filmactrice
Loretta Young Amerikana nga aktres
Loretta Young attrice statunitense
Loretta Young US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Loretta Youngová
Young, Gretchen 1913-2000
Young, Gretchen M. 1913-2000
Young, Gretchen Michaela
Young, Gretchen Michaela 1913-2000
Young, Loretta
Λορέτα Γιανγκ
Ларэта Янг
Лорета Йънг
Лорета Јанг
Лоретта Юнг
Лоретта Янґ
Янг, Лоретта
לורטה יאנג
לורטה יאנג שחקנית אמריקאית
لرتا یونگ بازیگر آمریکایی
لوريتا يونغ ممثلة أمريكية
โลเรตตา ยัง
로레타 영
ロレッタ・ヤング
洛麗泰·楊
Languages
English (329)
German (24)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
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