WorldCat Identities

Bruce, Virginia 1910-1982

Overview
Works: 141 works in 229 publications in 2 languages and 2,896 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Documentary films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author
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The great Ziegfeld by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

13 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziegfeld is a theatrical impresario, whose show business empire begins when he stage-manages a tour for a strongman. With almost no money in the bank, he charms European stage star Anna Held to headline his "Follies". From 1907, Ziegfeld stages annual editions of Broadway's most fabulous revue. Eventually, Ziegfeld abandons Anna in favor of other beauties. Ziegfeld comes to realize that his new romance with Follies-girl Audrey Dane, is all wrong, settling instead for good-natured actress Billie Burke. Bankrupted by the Depression, Ziegfeld dies as he plans a spectacular comeback
The invisible man : the legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Born to dance by Prod Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleanor Powell and James Stewart star in this legendary musical about a sailor on leave in New York who falls for a struggling dancer
Born to dance ; Lady be good( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container
Jane Eyre( Visual )

9 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised in a strict orphanage, Jane Eyre becomes a governess in a mysterious Yorkshire mansion, and falls in love with the master of the house. She doesn't question the mystery of the stranger living on the third floor until she hears tormented screams. After discovering the master's insane wife, Jane flees. When she returns, she learns of the terrible events that followed her departure
Strangers when we meet by David Bowie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglas stars as Larry Coe, a gifted architect who, unhappily married, falls in love with his beautiful neighbor Maggie (Novak), whose marriage is also on the rocks
The invisible man : complete legacy collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist who makes himself invisible finds he can't reverse the process, and is driven into madness and murder; after a man is falsely imprisoned he takes a drug that will make him invisible and also drive him mad; an attractive model volunteers for an experiment with an invisibility machine; the grandson of the invisible man uses a secret formula to spy on Germany in World War II; a scientist helps a fugitive from the law become invisible; two private eyes help an invisible man clear his name after he is accused of committing a crime
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who done it?: Slapstick comedy thriller in which two radio writers become involved in a real murder while they are recording a whodunit play
Philo Vance murder case collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kennel murder case: Philo Vance investigates when one of the Coe brothers is found dead in his bedroom, locked from the inside, and the other brother is found the next morning dead in the downstairs closet. There is also the clue of a wounded Doberman Pinscher, a mysteriously broken piece of priceless Chinese porcelain, and a cast of suspicious family members, servants and associates
Let freedom ring( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1868 west, Nelson Eddy sings and fights for freedom
The invisible woman by A. Edward Sutherland( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about screwy professor Gibbs (Barrymore) turning model Kitty Carroll (Bruce) invisible, arousing the curiosity of playboy sponsor (Howard), as well as the more monetary interests of gangster Blackie Cole (Homolka)
Taylor-Dunne romance collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last time I saw Paris: A reporter and an aristocrat meet and fall in love in post-World War II Paris. Father's little dividend: In this sequel to Father of the bride, Stanley Banks thinks his life is getting back to normal after his daughter's wedding, only to find everything turned on its head when he learns he is going to become a grandfather. Penny serenade: After enduring a series of problems and losses in her marriage, a young wife contemplates divorce. Love affair: A French playboy and an American woman, both engaged to others, meet and fall in love on an ocean voyage. They pledge to meet in six months, but events conspire to keep them apart. Jane Eyre: An orphaned young woman raised by her cruel aunt is hired as a governess for the haunted Rochester family
H.G. Wells' The invisible man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Griffin (Rains) is an English scientist who has been experimenting with a drug called monocaine which, he finds, has made his entire body invisible. He goes to the small village of Ipping, wrapped in bandages and wearing dark glasses, and takes a room at the local inn to continue his research in secret. This subsequently arouses the curiosity of the nosy locals. As Griffin continues his experiments, he begins to suffer from drug-induced megalomania, which eventually becomes full-blown madness. He begins to terrorize the countryside--first playing pranks, and then turning to murder"--Http://www.tvguide.com
Abbott & Costello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keep 'em flying: Bud and Lou enlist in the Army Air Corps and get caught up in a love triangle. Ride 'em cowboy: Bud and Lou head to a dude ranch with a western novelist to learn how to be real cowboys. Pardon my sarong: Bud and Lou travel to an uncharted tropical island, where Lou is mistaken for a legendary god. Who done it?: Bud and Lou try to solve a murder at a radio network but become suspects themselves
Brazil( Visual )

4 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in exotic South America, the film's light-as-air plot revolves around a fish-out-of-water authoress struck by Cupid's arrow, dual identities, and, of course, those dancing fools, Veloz and Yolanda, the King and Queen of the tango who perform a show-stopping number set to the film's title tune
Downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A philandering chauffeur (Gilbert) creates havoc in an upper-class household
Kongo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This nearly forgotten horror film is a remake of West of Zanzibar (1928). From a wheelchair a handicapped white man rules an area of Africa as a living god. He rules the local natives through superstition and stage magic and he rules the few white people through sadism, keeping them virtual prisoners. He lives for the day he can avenge himself horribly on the man who stole his wife and crushed his spine
Winner take all( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While resting up at a New Mexico health ranch, lightweight contender Jimmy Kane falls for Peggy Harmon, a beautiful widow with a sickly young son. Promising to send for them in a couple of months, he returns to the ring and lines up a shot at the title. But when he meets a society tease whose flirtations are mistaken for love, Peggy is summoned to win Jimmy back before he destroys his career
The first hundred years( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and Lynn Conway are a two-career New York couple. He is a shipbuilder whose opportunities have been sparse. She manages a thriving theatrical agency and has been the major breadwinner for a while. But he's just received a prime out-of-town job offer and becomes a hardheaded chauvinist about his spouse's refusal to quit her gig and become a New Bedford, Massachusetts, housewife
Arsène Lupin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime pays handsomely in this smart and stylish double feature based on the adventures of Arsène Lupin, fiction's most famous gentleman thief
 
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The great Ziegfeld
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The invisible woman
Alternative Names
Briggs, Helen Virginia 1910-1982

Price Virginia

Virdžinija Brus

Virginia Bruce actress from the United States

Virginia Bruce actrice américaine

Virginia Bruce actriz estadounidense

Virginia Bruce Amerikaans acteur

Virginia Bruce Amerikaans actrice

Virginia Bruce attrice statunitense

Virginia Bruce US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und Sängerin

Вирджиния Брюс

Вирџинија Брус

Вірджинія Брюс

Вірджынія Брус

Վիրջինիա Բրյուս

וירג'יניה ברוס

וירג'יניה ברוס שחקנית אמריקאית

فرجينيا بروس

ویرجینیا بروس بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

ヴァージニア・ブルース

維吉尼亞·布魯斯

Languages
English (70)

Dutch (1)