WorldCat Identities

Withers, Jane 1926-

Works: 83 works in 147 publications in 4 languages and 4,991 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Film adaptations  Western films  Musical films  Epic films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jane Withers
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( Visual )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still the faithful protector of Notre Dame's beloved bells, Quasimodo now rings them with the help of Esmeralda's and Phoebus' little boy, Zephyr, who is Quasi's best friend. Stopping with Zephyr at a travelling circus owned by the evil magician Sarousch, Quasi is captivated by Sarousch's lovely assistant, Madellaine. But greedy Sarousch is plotting to steal the Cathedral's most famous bell--with Madellaine's unwilling help. Surrounded by sorcery, betrayals and some laughably misguided advice from his gargoyle pals, Quasi listens to his own heart--and discovers that he, too, must look past appearances to find true love
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
Shirley Temple : America's little darling( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews and film highlights, this documentary traces the life and career of Shirley Temple
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. North Star: "Kolya, Kurin, Damian, and Marina are Ukraine farmers whose whole way of life is turned upside down when Germany, in disregard of former treaties, takes over the land in an iron-fisted occupation. Many of the enraged farmers take up arms in opposition of the Nazi, heading to the countryside to fight, while the people left behind destroy their crops rather than relinquish them to the German regime"--Container. Submarine base: "It is World War II and the Nazis have just sunk an American ship. The ship's engineer Jim Taggart survives and is rescued by a local fisherman off the coast of South America. Taggart recognizes the fisherman as Joe Morgan, a former New York gangster. Morgan has been living on the island, lying low and staying at a halfway house that also serves as a bar for the island's farmers and traders. Soon Taggart discovers that Morgan has been selling torpedoes to the Nazis but he doesn't know that Morgan has designed the missiles to explode when the German boats go to sea, thus sinking them. Confusion and mayhem result when the Allies and the Nazis question just whom Morgan is working for"--Container. Gung ho!: "A true-life epic that revolves around an exclusive division of the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, made up of only the strongest, fittest, most talented men nicknamed "Carlson's Raiders". They make their raid on Makin Island, resulting in a volatile confrontation that will go down in history"--Container. The sell out: "An action-drama centered on a former CIA operative who grudgingly rejoins the spy-game due to the machinations of his one-time student, a screw up who goes to work for the Soviets. As his job drags him deeper into a dangerous and under-handed world, the student wants out of the agency and out of the U.S.S.R. But the man's choices have made him a target and now both the United States and Russia want him dead, sending their most able hit men to do it"--Container
El jorobado de Notre Dame II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todavía el fiel protector de las amadas campanas de Notre Dame, Quasimodo las suena con la ayuda de Zephyr, el hijo de Esmeralda y Phoebus que es el mejor amigo de Quasi. Visitando con Zephyr a un circo ambulante que tiene por dueño al malvado mago Sarousch, Quasi es cautivado por Madellaine, la hermosa asistente de Sarousch. Pero el avaro Sarousch está planeando robar la campana más famosa de la catedral--con la ayuda renuente de Madellaine. Rodeado por la brujería, las traiciones y algún consejo ridículamente equivocado de sus amigos los gárgolas, Quasi escucha su
The farmer takes a wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charming love story set on the Erie Canal in the mid-19th Century. A farmer works on the canal to earn money to buy a farm. He meets a cook on a canal boat, but she can't even consider leaving the exciting life on the canal for a banal one on a farm
Shooting high( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the star of a big budget western abandons the film, Gene steps in to save the day
The North star by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 1987 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propagandistic drama about the disruption of a Russian village after the invasion by Nazi Germany. Several young friends struggle to bring weapons to resistance fighters in time to save their village
James Dean : 3-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebel without a cause (1955): The adolescent son of a well-to-do family gets into trouble with other kids and the police
Historical world fairs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: Presents displays at the "World of Tomorrow" fair, focusing on various themes such as the gas and electricity industry, parades, contemporary art, sculpture, musical fountains and puppetry. The footage of Hollywood star Jane Withers' visit to the fair is also included. disc 2: Takes a pictorial tour of the fair and captures the activities and displays at the Belgian and Russian Pavilions. Also featured is the General Motors "Futurama" ride, which showcased the world, as it was expected to look after twenty years
Paddy O'Day( Visual )

2 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An immigrant comes to the United States and learns her mother has recently died and survives by working as an entertainer
The James Dean 35th anniversary collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of James Dean's three major films and a chronicle of his turbulent life and times
Little Miss Nobody( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supposedly orphaned prankster helps her best friend get adopted before being found by her own father, a prominent lawyer
The north star ; The stranger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranger: An ex-Nazi is allowed to escape from a German war crimes prison after World War II to lead the allies to a notorious spy planning to revive the Third Reich
Chicken wagon family( Visual )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family who sells chickens out of a mule-drawn wagon settles in New York City and ends up in a whole bunch of mischief
Gene Autry collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Autry stars as a musician, a rancher, and a rodeo star
Jane Withers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her appearance as Shirley Temple's nemesis in Bright Eyes to her comeback at age 70 in Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Biography follows the on-again, off-again career of Jane Withers. Despite her numerous film appearances--including a role in Giant--her most famous role may well have been as "Josephine the Plumber" in a long-running series of commercials for Comet. Filled with clips and photos, this comprehensive portrait goes beyond the screen to look at Jane's private life, highlighted by home movies showing many of Hollywood's biggest stars."--Publisher's website
Let's sing: Jane Withers' songs( )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keep that twinkle in your eye : from "Paddy O'Day" a fox picture by Harry Akst( )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden hoofs( Visual )

2 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jane's grandfather must sell his trotting horse farm. She falls for the business-minded young man who buys it and hopes to teach him the pleasures of trotting"--IMDb website
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Alternative Names
Jane Withers actrice américaine

Jane Withers actriu estatunidenca

Jane Withers actriz estadounidense

Jane Withers Amerikaans actrice

Jane Withers Atriz americana

Jane Withers attrice statunitense

Jane Withers dramatan Lamerikänik

Jane Withers pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Jane Withers US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Jane Withers US-amerikanischer Schauspielerin

Jane Withers Usana aktoro

Jane Withers usona aktoro

Walters, Jerrie 1926-

Уитерс, Джейн

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