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Arthur, Jean 1900-1991

Overview
Works: 154 works in 756 publications in 9 languages and 16,680 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Action and adventure films  Political films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Narrator, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jean Arthur
Publications by Jean Arthur
Publications by Jean Arthur, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jean Arthur
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( visu )
122 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,760 libraries worldwide
Washington's youngest senator exposes corruption in high places, almost at the cost of his career
Shane by George Stevens( visu )
99 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,428 libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter comes to the assistance of a homestead family who are being terriorized by an aging cattleman and his hired guns
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( visu )
74 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,783 libraries worldwide
Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
Frank Capra's you can't take it with you by Frank Capra( visu )
46 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,752 libraries worldwide
Comedy about the Sycamores, an eccentric family of free spirits, and the problems that arises when Alice, the one stable member, falls for her boss's son
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks( visu )
50 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Story of the men working for a South American mail and freight business in the 1930s. They are trying to win a lucrative government contract to carry mail, and must perform satisfactorily despite bad weather, injuries, poor cash flow and a woman trying to win the boss's heart
George Stevens' The talk of the town by George Stevens( visu )
23 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 729 libraries worldwide
A fugitive, falsely accused of murder, is aided by a schoolteacher and a Supreme Court nominee in George Stevens' serio-comic look at law and justice in America
George Stevens' The more the merrier ( visu )
11 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
To help the war effort, a patriotic young woman rents half of her apartment to a well-to-do, retired millionaire, who decides to play Cupid by renting half of his half to a high-type, clean-cut nice young man
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
14 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 517 libraries worldwide
This western interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Easy living ( visu )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 374 libraries worldwide
"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
The devil and Miss Jones by Sam Wood( visu )
14 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
John P. Merrick, the world's richest man, gets word that someone is trying to unionize a department store he owns. To thwart this blatant act of democracy, Merrick changes his name and takes a menial job at the store to catch the union activists without detection. Once he himself is subjected to the humiliating treatment by the department supervisor, Hooper, Merrick starts to wise up-and soften up
A foreign affair by Billy Wilder( visu )
40 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
"Phoebe Frost, an upright Republican member of Congress, travels to Berlin to look into reports of corruption among the occupying American forces. She enlists an Army captain in her crusade and finds herself falling for him, unaware that he is the man romantically involved with a German cabaret singer who can lead army investigators to a high-level Nazi war criminal"--Container
A lady takes a chance by William A Seiter( visu )
9 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
When New Yorker Molly Trousdale sets out on a cross-country bus tour she meets rodeo competitor Duke Hutkins, who assumes, wrongly, that she will be another easy, passing conquest
The premiere Frank Capra collection by Frank Capra( visu )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
You can't take it with you: A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
Icons of screwball comedy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A writer, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
Peter Pan by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1950 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Synopsis of scenes : Act I, The nursery ; Act II, The never land ; Act III, The mermaid's lagoon ; Act IV, The home under the ground ; Act V, Scene I, The pirate ship ; Act V, Scene II, The nursery
Cary Grant ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The awful truth: One of the best "screwball" comedies of the thirties, in which a separated couple do their best to spoil one another's love affair while awaiting their divorce
Arizona ( visu )
7 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A tough pioneer woman stands up to attacks by business rivals and Indians but falls for a drifter
The ex-Mrs. Bradford by Stephen Roberts( visu )
8 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Amateur sleuth Dr. Bradford teams up with his ex-wife to solve the race track murders
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Shane: A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
History is made at night ( visu )
11 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
A jealous husband and his wife divorce. On an Atlantic cruise, she finds true love and heartbreak
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur, Jean
Džin Artur
Gladys Greene
Green, Gladys Georgianna
Greene, Gladys 1900-1991
Greene, Gladys Georgianna 1900-1991
Greene, Gladys Georgina 1900-1991
Jean Arthur actrice américaine
Jean Arthur actriz estadounidense
Jean Arthur Amerikaans acteur
Jean Arthur Amerikaans actrice
Jean Arthur amerikai színésznő
Jean Arthur amerykańska aktorka
Jean Arthur attrice statunitense
Jean Arthur US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Джийн Артър
Джин Артур
Џин Артур
Ջին Արթուր
ג'ין ארתור
جان ارثر
جین آرتور بازیگر آمریکایی
جین آرتھر
ジーン・アーサー
珍·亞瑟
Languages
English (433)
Spanish (33)
German (26)
Multiple languages (20)
French (17)
Italian (15)
Chinese (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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