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Winters, Shelley

Works: 452 works in 1,700 publications in 8 languages and 30,944 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Biography  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Interviewee, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Shelley Winters
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Most widely held works by Shelley Winters
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( Visual )

102 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenaged Anne Frank, a Dutch Jew, perished along with most of her family in a concentration camp, but her hopes, dreams, and optimistic outlook has endured through the publication of her diary in 1952. Her diary conveys the precariousness of the Frank family and that of their fellow exiles, the Van Daan family and fussy dentist Mr. Dussel. They spent their time hiding from the Gestapo in a tiny Amsterdam attic
The Night of the Hunter by Charles Laughton( Visual )

112 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic self-styled preacher marries and murders a young widow for her money. He then pursues her children to get his hands on the money, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman, who becomes the children's protector
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

71 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Lolita by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

139 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Kubrick's sixth film is a brilliant, sly adaptation of Vladimir Nabokov's celebrated yet infamous 1955 novel. It chronicles a middle-aged literature professor's unusual and doomed sexual passion/obsession for a seductively precocious pubescent "nymphet" named Lolita. Thanks to the film industry's production code, the film is mostly suggestive, with numerous double entendres and metaphoric sexual situations, while the story has been transformed into a black comedy and murder mystery. The film lacks the element that enabled most readers to understand the novel--Humbert Humbert's exquisite inner voice. As a consequence the film is big, luxurious, and full of a barren, cold humor, yet a visual tour-de-force in elegant black-and-white
The Poseidon adventure by Paul Gallico( Visual )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

70 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging frontiersman attempts to track down his father's murderer and the whereabouts of his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a rogue's gallery of owners including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a young Indian chief, and Stewart's own murderous brother
Alfie by Jude Law( Visual )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man in 1960s London is a shallow womanizer trying to figure out what life is all about
A patch of blue by Elizabeth Kata( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind white woman falls in love with a black man, much to the consternation of her racist mother
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Frosty's winter wonderland( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Twas the night before Christmas: Albert Mouse calls Christmas "a fraudulent myth" and intercepts letters to Santa Claus
Harper by Jack Smight( Visual )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-boiled private investigator Lew Harper is hired to locate a missing millionaire
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

13 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 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
The tenant by Roman Polanski( Visual )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and French and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological suspense thriller set in an apartment filled with sinister residents. Unremarkable clerk Trelkovsky develops an obsession with the tragic fate of his apartment's previous tenant, and becomes increasingly paranoid and fearful
The greatest story ever told by Katja M Becker( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of the life of Jesus Christ, the Savior of the world, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor
Cleopatra Jones by Tamara Dobson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful, tough drug enforcement agent intercedes when a menacing drug ring attempts to stage a retaliatory raid on a Los Angeles drug rehabilitation center
Executive suite by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The president of a furniture company suddenly dies, leaving seven board members locked in a power struggle
Odds against tomorrow by Robert Wise( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred and fifty thousand dollars, ready for the taking. It's too much to resist for Earl Slater, a bigoted ex-con slumming through life with a patronizing girlfriend, an obliging neighbor and zero expectations. He agrees to be part of a bank job planned by former cop Burke. Until, that is, he finds out one of his partners will be a black man. Earl's desperate need for cash, however, leads him to reconsider. For the job only, he'll put his racism aside ... until moments away from the score, hatred erupts
Next stop, Greenwich Village by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953, Larry, an aspiring actor, leaves his home in Brooklyn and heads for Manhattan. He moves into an apartment in Greenwich Village. Between acting classes, auditions and odd jobs he spends time with his eccentric friends
The Delta Force by Menahem Golan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sólo los mejores soldados, Chuck Norris y Lee Marvin, podrían rescatar a unos rehenes americanos inocentes secuestrados por unos extremistas políticos, en esta tremendamente entretenida aventura de acción. Cuando unos turistas americanos son retenidos y llevados a Beirut por unos malvados secuestradores, el Presidente envia a Fuerza Delta, una tropa de comandos de Estados Unidos lidereada por el coronel Nick Alexander (Marvin) y el mayor Scott McCoy (Norris) para liberarlas. Al llegar al Medio Oriente, la escuadra de rescate de inmediato se da cuenta de que mientras las mujeres y niños están siendo liberados, los hombres siguen detenidos en una escuela junto al mar, atestada de terroristas fanáticos. Contra todas las probabilidades, Fuerza Delta ataca el lugar y sin tomar prisioneros, rescata a los rehenes. Pero la misión todavía no termina . Otros prisioneros americanos está sienso "escoltados" a Teherán, produciéndose entonces una desesperada carrera contra el tiempo cuando Alexander y McCoy tratann de salvarlos y revindicar el honor americano, antes de que sea demasiado tarde."--Información impresa en el envase
Shelley : also known as Shirley by Shelley Winters( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling autobiography of Hollywood actress Shelley Winters, perhaps best known for her Oscar-award-winning roles in THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK and A PATCH OF BLUE
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.13 for Shelley II ... to 0.99 for Anita Loos ...)

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Ernest Hemingway's The killers
Alternative Names
Schrift, Shelley 1922-2006

Schrift, Shirley.

Schrift, Shirley 1922-2006

Šeli Vinters

Shelley Winters actrice américaine

Shelley Winters actriz estadounidense

Shelley Winters aktorka amerykańska

Shelley Winters Amerikaans actrice

Shelley Winters attrice statunitense

Shelley Winters US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Shelley Winters yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Shelley Wintersová

Winter, Shelley 1922-2006

Winters, Shelly.

Winters, Shelly 1922-2006

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Шелли Уинтерс

Шеллі Вінтерс

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LolitaWinchester '73A patch of blueErnest Hemingway's The killersOdds against tomorrow