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Barnes, George 1893-1953

Works: 112 works in 275 publications in 7 languages and 4,293 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Film and video adaptations  History  Religious films 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about George Barnes
Publications by George Barnes
Publications by George Barnes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by George Barnes
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
23 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and French and held by 996 libraries worldwide
A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Dames by Busby Berkeley( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends & family members caught in the middle. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( visu )
14 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 337 libraries worldwide
A lawyer whose connection to a ruthless racketeer has nearly destroyed his sense of morality. His participation in a rigged numbers racket could prove disastrous for his high-strung brother whose small-time policy bank stands to go broke when the rigged numbers pay off
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( visu )
31 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 244 libraries worldwide
A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
Mr. Lucky by H. C Potter( visu )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 116 libraries worldwide
During world War II a gambling ship owner goes straight and Instigates bundles for Britain
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( visu )
5 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 93 libraries worldwide
El padre O'Malley acaba de llegar a su nuevo destino como sacerdote del colegio de monjas y la parroquia de Santa María, en un barrio humilde de Nueva York. Pronto se verá enredado en los problemas del barrio y de los alumnos, lo que le lleva a formar un coro para sacar a los chicos de la calle. La vida del colegio le lleva a estrechar la relación con la hermana Benedicta, superiora del convento y directora del colegio, y a participar de las ilusiones de la congregación: que un millonario done un moderno edificio cercano como nueva sede del vetusto colegio
Jesse James by Henry King( visu )
8 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Action, adventure, humor and romance traces the lives of Jesse James and his brother, Frank, from their early days as peaceful Missouri farmers through their guts and glory outlaw escapades, ending with Jesse's death at the hands of Bob Ford
The son of the sheik by E. M Hull( visu )
4 editions published between 1926 and 1997 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Ramantic drama of the sheik's son love for a dancing girl
Street scene by King Vidor( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"In a New York slum street on a hot summer night, an adulterous woman is shot by her husband."--Halliwell's Film Guide. 2d ed
Our dancing daughters by Harry Beaumont( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Diana is outwardly the hit of the party but inwardly virtuous and idealistic. Her friend Ann is thoroughly selfish and amoral. Both are attracted to Ben Black, soon-to-be millionaire. He takes Diana's flirtations with other boys as a sign of disinterest in him and marries Ann. Big mistake. Ben and Diana begin to realize their true love for each other and plan a new life together as drunken Ann falls down the stairs to her
Leo McCarey's Good Sam ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Black comedy about a small town businessman who helps out all sorts of friends, relatives, and others who need money, but when he needs money, he can find no one to help him
The greatest show on earth by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Academy Award winning film set behind the scenes of the circus, with an all-star cast
Bulldog Drummond ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Captain Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond, a British casualty of World War I, finds peacetime is too tame for him, so he puts an ad in the Times, offering his services ... for anything. He's soon hired by a beautiful woman whose father is trapped in a sanitarium by a group of criminals who want him to sign his fortune over to them
Leo McCarey's The bells of St. Mary's ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Parish priest Father Chuck O'Malley (Bing Crosby back after introducing the affable O'Malley in the 1944 film Going my way) is sent to revive a financially-ailing parochial school and immediately finds himself at odds with the no-nonsense Sister Benedict on how to educate the children. Beyond their battle of wits lies a bigger problem--the skinflint businessman next door wants St. Mary's condemned, so he can build a parking lot for his employees
Ladies in retirement ( visu )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the employer's two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
Alfred Hitchcock's spellbound ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Dr. Constance Petersen is a psychiatrist with a firm understanding of human nature - or so she thinks. That is until the mysterious Dr. Anthony Edwardes becomes the new chief of staff at the Green Manors Mental Asylum. The bookish and detached Constance plummets into a whirlwind of tangled identities and feverish psychoanalysis, where the greatest risk is to fall in love
The boy with green hair by Joseph Losey( visu )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A young child sits quietly at the police station, unwilling to answer questions about himself or how he lost his hair. But when he finds out that his parents are killed in an air raid, his hair turns green. While the townspeople label him as an outcast, fellow war orphans stand behind him, encouraging Peter to turn his green hair into a symbol of the futility of war
That uncertain feeling by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
A bored wife takes up with a malcontent concert pianist in order to spice up her flagging marriage
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A young orphaned girl (Joan Fontaine) takes the position of governess to the daughter of the mysterious Edward Rochester (Orson Welles), master of a large and eerie house on the Yorkshire moors. Will she receive the same harsh treatment she has always known as a child - or will she find the love she has always longed for? ... And what dark secret lies hidden at the top of the house?
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Alternative Names
Barnes, George
Barnes, George S.
Barnes, George S. 1892-1953
Barnes, George Scott, 1893-1953
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