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Darwell, Jane 1880-1967

Works: 155 works in 475 publications in 7 languages and 12,041 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Romance films  Epic films  Western films  Musical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jane Darwell
Publications by Jane Darwell
Publications by Jane Darwell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jane Darwell
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( visu )
148 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,116 libraries worldwide
The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
3 godfathers by John Ford( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Fugitive bank robbers care for the newborn of the woman they just buried, knowing it ruins any chance of escape, in director John Ford's western retelling of the Bibilical Three Wise Men tale
Curly top by 20th Century Fox( visu )
14 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Two orphaned sisters are adopted by the wealthy trustee of their orphanage. Problems arise when the trustee falls in love with the teenaged sister
John Ford's My darling Clementine ( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
The Lemon drop kid ( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A racetrack betting tipster at a Florida racetrack offers some "good advice" and lives to regret it. It's his money or his life when mobster Moose Moran gives him until Christmas to make up a $10,000 error
Design for living ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
A trio of Americans in Paris who enter into a very adult 'gentleman's' agreement, in this continental pre-Code comedy freely adapted by Ben Hecht (Notorious) from a play. A risque relationship comedy and a witty take on creative pursuits, it concerns a commercial artist unable, or unwilling, to choose between the equally dashing painter and playwright she meets on a train en route to the City of Light
Wagon master by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
A Mormon wagon train headed for Utah hooks up with two horse traders, the members of a traveling medicine show, and a tribe of Navajo Indians. The group is threatened by a gang of outlaws who use the wagon train as a hideout
Jesse James by Henry King( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
All through the night by Vincent Sherman( visu )
3 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
A big shot gambler investigating the murder of his favorite German baker stumbles upon a Nazi plot to blow up an American warship and is framed for murder in this comedy-thriller
Hit the deck ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
Life begins at 40 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
When Kenesaw H. Clark hires a young ex-con, Lee Austen, to work at his paper, the town's rich banker, Colonel Abercrombie shuts down Clark's operation
The bigamist by Ida Lupino( visu )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
A travelling salesman is caught between two spouses, one an upper-crust lady and the other a tough-talking waitress. A look at a lonely man who finds himself married to two different women
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Craig's wife by George Kelly( visu )
6 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A heartless woman marries a good and simple man only for the security he can bring to her. Her obsessive, narrow-minded search for perfection leaves her to the loneliness she has plotted for herself
The last hurrah ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Frank Skeffington, the political boss of a New England town, fights his last campaign. This flavorful melodrama is based on Edwin O'Connor's novel of politics, loosely patterned after the life of Boston's Mayor Curley
Bright eyes ; Heidi ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Heidi: When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi is taken into the Swiss mountains to live with her gruff grandfather (Hersholt), a hermit who comes to adore her. But the aunt returns to steal Heidi away, selling her to a family whose invalid daughter (Jones) needs a companion. Bullied by an evil governess (Nash), Heidi still charms the entire household and never stops trying to return to her beloved grandfather
The Shirley Temple collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm: Over the objections of her grumpy old aunt, a talented tyke seeks--and finds--stardom on the stage
Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Feature film: Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
The Devil and Daniel Webster ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
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Džejn Darvel
Jane Darwell actrice américaine
Jane Darwell actriz estadounidense
Jane Darwell aktorka amerykańska
Jane Darwell Amerikaans filmacteur
Jane Darwell Amerikaans filmactrice
Jane Darwell attrice statunitense
Jane Darwell US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Jane Darwell usona aktorino
Woodard, Patti 1879-1967
Woodward, Patti 1880-1967
Τζέιν Ντάργουελ Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός
Джейн Дарвелл
Џејн Дарвел
ג'יין דארוול
جين دراويل
جین دارول بازیگر آمریکایی
เจน ดาร์เวล
제인 다웰
English (199)
German (12)
Spanish (11)
French (1)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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