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Cukor, George 1899-1983

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My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

275 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 5,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney waif is transformed by a linguistics professor into an elegant lady
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

93 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Adam's rib by George Cukor( Visual )

63 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assistant District Attorney Adam Bonner loves his wife Amanda, but doesn't care much for his opposing counsel in a sensational attempted-murder trial, an opponent who happens to be Amanda
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

92 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drunken waning movie star Norman Maine meets showgirl Esther Blodgett when he literally stumbles into her act one night. A friendship develops which blossoms into romance but tensions increase as Esther's career takes off while Norman's plummets
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

53 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

48 editions published between 1089 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies during the harsh times of the Civil war
The women by Clare Boothe Luce( Visual )

32 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another
Born yesterday( Visual )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corrupt millionaire junk dealer, embarrassed by his girlfriend's lack of social sophistication, arranges to have her trained in a crash course in "culture". He is surprised and outraged when after becoming aware of her role as pawn in his crooked business deals, she refuses to cooperate
Holiday by Philip Barry( Visual )

31 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny gets engaged to the girl of his dreams, only to find out she's a millionaire's daughter whose father wants to be in control of their lives. Add to that a sister who is falling for Johnny, and he needs to decide who to marry and what to do
Camille by George Cukor( Visual )

44 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

29 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man
Pat and Mike by George Cukor( Visual )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman athlete of enormous promise in the worlds of both tennis and golf is pursued by a shady promoter, who hopes to make her famous and make some money in the process
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eine Filmbiografie des holländischen Malers Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), die sich sorgfältig und mit Respekt an die bekannten Tatsachen in seinem Leben hält. Auf hohem Unterhaltungsniveau stellt sie den Zusammenhang zwischen seinem menschlichen Schicksal und künstlerischen Werk dar, ohne sein schöpferisches Geheimnis deuten zu können. Vorzüglich gespielt." [film-dienst.de]
On Cukor by Gavin Lambert( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On Cukor is finally being reissued in a revised, updated, and redesigned book, published to coincide with the broadcast of an American Masters film directed by Robert Trachtenberg. For this new edition, Gavin Lambert has rewritten the introduction, added new material from his original taped interviews with Cukor, assembled never-before-published photographs from Cukor's personal collection and updated a complete filmography that includes movies re-shot by Cukor without credit." "The heart of the book remains intact. In an unusually candid series of taped interviews with Lambert in the early 1970s, one of Hollywood's finest directors shared some revealing and intimate thoughts on his craft. He discussed his most famous films, including What Price Hollywood?, Dinner at Eight, Little Women, David Copperfield, Camille, Holiday, The Women, The Philadelphia Story, Gaslight, Adam's Rib, Pat and Mike, The Marrying Kind, It Should Happen to You, A Star is Born, and My Fair Lady."--Jacket
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger by Boz( Visual )

54 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

26 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portrayal of an actor who finds his on stage role of Othello is affecting his off stage life as murderous revenge begins to seem reasonable
Let's make love by George Cukor( Visual )

37 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a wealthy bachelor who learns that he is to be parodied in an upcoming off-Broadway review
Les girls by George Cukor( Visual )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cheeky musical variation on Rashomon, the film gives three flashbacks on the Parisian sojourn of a dance master and his featured artists
Romeo and Juliet by George Cukor( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though their families are feuding, Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly marry. Romeo gets in a fight and kills Juliet's cousin Tybalt, resulting in his banishment from Verona. When her parents insist that she marry Paris, Juliet and the friar devise a plan that she hopes will make things right
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
 
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Alternative Names
Corc Kyukor

Cukor, George 1899-1983

Cukor, George Dewey.

Cukor, George Dewey 1899-

Cukor, George Dewey 1899-1983

George Cukor Amerikaans filmregisseur

George Cukor amerykański reżyser filmowy

George Cukor director de cine estadounidense

George Cukor ralisateur amricain

George Cukor regista statunitense

George Cukor US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Τζορτζ Κιούκορ

Джордж Кьюкор

Джордж Кюкор

Кьюкор, Джордж

Џорџ Кјукор

ג'ורג' קיוקור

جرج کیوکر تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

جورج كوكور

ჯორჯ კიუკორი

조지 큐커

ジョージ・キューカー

乔治丘克

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Adam's ribA star is bornLittle womenThe womenHolidayDinner at eightPat and MikeThe personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger