WorldCat Identities

Young, Victor 1900-1956

Overview
Works: 2,649 works in 4,461 publications in 7 languages and 34,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  War films  History  Comedy films  Film noir  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Performer, Arranger, Musician, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, msd, Singer, Director, dir, Creator, Contributor, Compiler, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Victor Young
 
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Shane( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter helps a family being terrorized by a cattleman and his hired gun
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

33 editions published between 1952 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Thorton, un boxeador norteamericano, regresa a su Irlanda natal para recuperar su granja y escapar de su pasado. Allí se enamora de una alegre chica, aunque para conseguirla deberá luchar contra las costumbres locales, incluidos el pago de una dote y la oposición del temperamental hermano de su prometida
The greatest show on Earth by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A splashy, colorful look at life under the big top that weaves the personal stories of the performers in with the spectacle and color of the circus, and includes an incredible train wreck
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

30 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories
Around the world in eighty days( Visual )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in Italian and English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most successful G.I. films of its time this film ranges over the invasion of Tarawa and Iwo Jima culminating in the capture of Mt. Suribachi during the latter stages of the Pacific War. John Wayne mixes authoritarianism and paternalism as a tough sergeant leading a small group of raw recruits into battle hardened maturity. It is Wayne's dominating performance and the attention that was paid to accuracy in the staging of the battles that lifts the film above some of the cliches inherent in the script
Gun crazy by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

15 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
The country girl by George Seaton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Elgin is an alcoholic actor and singer who gets a second change at stardom. His long suffering wife, Georgie, and their marriage is put to the test. Frank is desperate to make a come back and Bernie Dodd is the hotshot Broadway director in need of a "name" star for his new stage production. Georgie is both weary of her husband's weaknesses and Dodd's motives. When Georgie appears to be dragging Frank down, Bernie tries to force her to leave
Make way for tomorrow( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this "enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap"... "an elderly couple must move in with their adult children after the bank takes their home, yet end up separated and subject to their ofspring's selfish whims."--Container
Three coins in the fountain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three American women working in Rome, Italy, share a spacious apartment and the desire to find love and marriage, each experiencing a few bumps in their journeys to romance
The uninvited( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of siblings from London purchases a surprisingly affordable, lonely cliff-top house in Cornwall, only to discover that it actually carries a ghostly price. Soon they're caught up in a bizarre romantic triangle from beyond the grave. A tragic family past, a mysteriously locked room, cold chills, bumps in the night--this gothic Hollywood classic has it all
Shane by George Stevens( Visual )

30 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysterious and laconic, Shane rides down from the mountains into a valley where he encounters the homestead of farmer Joe Starrett, his wife Marian and their young son Joey. Starrett is the unofficial leader of a large group of homesteaders, who have united in opposition to a rapacious cattleman, Rufus Ryker. Ryker and his brother Morgan are trying to drive all the homesteaders out, so that they control over the entire valley. Shane takes Starrett's side in a confrontation with Ryker's men, and stays on to work on Starrett's farm. The homesteaders continue to resist, so Ryker imports famed gunslinger Jack Wilson from Cheyenne. When Wilson goads one of the homesteaders into a gunfight, he sets off a showdown between himself and Shane--with the future of the valley in the balance
Where have we met before : forgotten songs from Broadway, Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley( Recording )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Guitar by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Crawford is a saloon owner battling the local townspeople headed by Emma (Mercedes Cambridge), the local sexually repressed, lynch-happy female rancher out to frame her for a string of robberies. Sterling Hayden is a guitar-strumming drifter with a dark past who was once in love with Crawford and has been offered a job in her saloon
Frank Capra's State of the union( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An industrialist runs for the Presidency and is caught between his principled estranged wife and a power-hungry newspaper owner, who is also the industrialist's mistress
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

9 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. Produced in the glorious style that made the name C.B. DeMille virtually synonymous with Old Testament epics
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hotshot crime magazine editor George Stroud inadvertently becomes the subject of a murder investigation after spending an evening with his boss' mistress"--Container
The Star by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movie queen Margaret Elliot's popularity and fortune have gone bad. But she's sure she can jump-start her dimming career. "One good picture is all I need" she says
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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The greatest show on EarthAround the world in eighty daysSands of Iwo JimaThe Palm Beach storyShaneThe big clock
Alternative Names
Jangas V.

Jung, Wiktor

Jungas V.

Victor Popular Young

Victor Young

Victor Young Amerikaans componist (1900-1956)

Victor Young compositeur américain

Victor Young compositor estadounidense

Victor Young compositor estatunidenc

Victor Young compositore statunitense

Victor Young compozitor american

Victor Young kompozytor amerykański

Victor Young US-amerikanischer Violinist, Komponist und Bandleader

Young

Young V.

Young, V. 1900-1956

Young, V. (Victor), 1900-1956

Young, Victor

Young, Victor 1899-1956

Young, Victor J. 1899-1956

Young, Victor J. 1900-1956

Young, Victor James 1900-1956

Young, Victor Popular

Янг В.

Янг, В 1900-1956

Янг, В. (Виктор), 1900-1956

Янг Виктор

Янг, Виктор 1900-1956

ויקטור יאנג

ויקטור יאנג מלחין אמריקאי

ינג, ויקטור 1900-1956

فيكتور يونغ

فيكتور يونغ ملحن أمريكي

ویکتور یانق

ویکتور یانگ

빅터 영

ヴィクター・ヤング

维克多·扬

維克多·楊

Languages
English (197)

French (14)

Spanish (14)

German (7)

Italian (3)

Chinese (2)

Mandingo (1)