WorldCat Identities

Rush, Barbara 1927-

Overview
Works: 136 works in 469 publications in 3 languages and 7,784 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Science fiction films  Western films  Action and adventure films  Film remakes  War films  Comedy films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Rush
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised by an Arizona Apache tribe is forced to confront the society he despises when he sells the boarding house he inherits
Family blessings by LaVyrle Spencer( )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-four-year-old Lee Reston, a widow with a profitable florist business, takes pleasure in her three children. When her eldest, Greg, is killed in a motorcycle crash, her world is shattered. She turns to Greg's best friend for comfort and together they begin the healing process which takes their relationship from friendship to romance
It came from outer space by Jack Arnold( Visual )

31 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering that a meteor-like object buried under a landslide is an inhabited space ship from another planet, a young scientist delays an attack by panic-stricken townspeople so that the ship can leave the earth
The Young Lions by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives. The German officer Christian Diestl (Brando) approves less and less of the war. Jewish-American Noah Ackerman (Clift) deals with antisemitism at home and in the army while entertainer Michael Whiteacre (Martin) transforms from playboy to hero
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention and the use of the town's only resuscitator--at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the life-saving device. Bob and the doctor's widow, Helen, find themselves inextricably linked amid a series of increasingly wild twists, turns, trials, and tribulations.--Container
When worlds collide( Visual )

25 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
The young Philadelphians by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Lawrence is an up-and-coming lawyer, whose career is interrupted by the Korean War. On the eve of his decision to run for political office, he finds himself about to defend a down-and-out friend in a murder case that threatens to expose the Main Line's darkest secrets
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friendly, successful suburban teacher and father is prescribed cortisone for a painful, possibly fatal affliction, he grows dangerously addicted to the experimental drug, resulting in his transformation into a psychotic and ultimately violent household despot. "This Eisenhower-era throat-grabber, shot in expressive CinemaScope, is an excoriating take on the nuclear family. That it came in the day of Father Knows Best makes it all the more shocking -- and wildly entertaining."--Jacket
Robin and the 7 hoods by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robbo is a Chicago gang leader during the Depression who scams the rich to provide for the poor
What makes Sammy run?( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy Glick is a Jewish boy born in New York's Lower East Side. He decides to climb the ladder of success by any means necessary. Through backstabbing and double-crossing, Sammy fights to become the motion picture industry's top screenwriter. A rags to riches story about the world of 1930s Hollywood
Night gallery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 61 macabre and thrilling stories, created and hosted by Rod Serling including guest performances by Hollywood legends
November of the heart by LaVyrle Spencer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man and woman have a clandestine affair during the summer at the turn of the century, only to be forced to separate against their wills because of the differences in their social status
A woman of independent means by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey( Recording )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told entirely through letters, the action follows the life of Bess Steed Garner from 1899, when she's in fourth grade, to her death in 1977
Peege( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man home for Christmas accompanies his family to visit his dying grandmother in a nursing home. Peege (the grandmother's nickname) has gone blind, and has lost some of her mental faculties. The visit is awkward, because none of the members of the family know how to deal with the non-responsive shell that was once a vibrant woman. When they find an excuse to leave, the young man remains with her for a few minutes. He tries to trigger some response by whispering into her ear some of his early memories of her. He uses simple human touch to form an expression of closeness. His efforts succeed, and he is able to communicate despite the barriers of disease and age. When he leaves, she is alone again, but now with a feeling of worth, knowing that someone cares. --Container
Strangers when we meet by David Bowie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 120 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
Come blow your horn by Bud Yorkin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a modest, hard-working young man who leaves home to join in the carefree, exotic life of his 36-year-old bachelor brother in New York
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

30 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irresponsible playboy causes the widowhood and blindness of a beautiful woman. After a later encounter with her, he decides to dedicate his life to becoming a surgeon to try to cure her blindness
The war of the worlds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War of the worlds: The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills. That is until they realize that the Martians have landed a direct assault to our planet, with hundreds of invulnerable ships. The invasion takes place all over the world, and all the major cities are destroyed one after one, even the atomic bomb can't stop them. But, if the human intervention can't beat them, who can?
The black shield of Falworth( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The black shield of Falworth, Tony Curtis woos his real-life bride Janet Leigh, while defending the British throne in a swashbucking tale filled with joust, jests and medieval heroics. The time is England in the reign of King Henry IV. Miles (Curtis) is a headstrong, handsome peasant determined to learn the name of his slain father and discover his true heritage. His fiery ambition and swift sword lead him to the majestic MacWorth Castle. There he must vie for both knighthood as well as the hand of the fair Lady Anne (Leigh), but her love is claimed by the evil, conniving Sir Walter Blount. All the while the English throne is being challenged to the death -- from sinister forces within"--Container
Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database WWW site, September 30, 2015
 
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Alternative Names
Barbara Rush actrice américaine

Barbara Rush Actriz

Barbara Rush Amerikaans actrice

Barbara Rush amerikansk skådespelare

Barbara Rush amerikansk skodespelar

Barbara Rush amerikansk skuespiller

Barbara Rush amerykańska aktorka

Barbara Rush Atriz

Barbara Rush attrice statunitense

Barbara Rush pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Barbara Rush US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Rush, Barbara

Барбара Раш

Раш, Барбара

ברברה ראש שחקנית אמריקאית

باربارا راش بازیگر آمریکایی

باربرا راش

바버라 러시

バーバラ・ラッシュ

芭芭拉·拉什

Languages
English (203)

German (3)

French (1)