WorldCat Identities

Vidor, Charles 1900-1959

Overview
Works: 231 works in 815 publications in 7 languages and 7,253 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biographical films  Romance films  Film noir  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  War films  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, fmd, Other, Film editor, Restager , Producer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Charles Vidor
 
Most widely held works by Charles Vidor
Gilda by Charles Vidor( Visual )

163 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Johnny Farrell goes to work for Ballin Mundson, the proprietor of an illegal gambling casino in a South American city and quickly rises to become Mundson's 'main man.' All is well until Mundson returns from a trip with his new bride, Gilda-- a woman from Johnny's past. Mundson, unaware of their previous love affair, assigns Farrell the job of keeping Gilda a faithful wife. Fraught with hatred, Gilda does her best to antagonize, intimidate, and instill jealousy in Farrell-- until circumstances allow him to get even."--Container
Hans Christian Andersen by Frank Loesser( Visual )

48 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen, a young Danish cobbler with a special gift of storytelling, weaves his tales of magic for the children of Copenhagen
A farewell to arms by Charles Vidor( Visual )

69 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of an American ambulance driver wounded in World War I who falls in love with his nurse
Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor( Visual )

32 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and German and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( Visual )

39 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl
A song to remember by Charles Vidor( Visual )

20 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country. There he eventually comes under the influence of novelist George Sand and rises to prominence in the music world
Gilda( Visual )

8 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceitful woman plays with the lives of her husband, his crime lord boss, and his right-hand man
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Together again: The mayor's widow falls for a sculptor as he works on a statue of her late husband
The loves of Carmen( Visual )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th-Century Spain. Carmen is an amoral gypsy with a penchant for trouble and temporary love affairs. Young, respectable Dragoon Don Jose falls hard for the willful, sexy Carmen, but soon finds himself embroiled in her bohemian lifestyle and criminal ways. After killing his commanding officer in a duel, Jose and Carmen flee to a mountainous gypsy hideout
The desperadoes by Charles Vidor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reformed ex-outlaw (Ford) is framed for a bank robbery, his friend the sheriff (Scott) helps him escape, and together they bring the real robbers to justice
The swan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy princess's head tells her to wed a worldly Crown Prince, but her heart is drawn to a dashing commoner. Garbed in dreamy Helen Rose gowns, surrounded by Mittel-European opulence, the leading lady dances, duels, flirts, falls in love and makes even the most jaded moviegoer want to believe in fairy tales
Song without end : the story of Franz Liszt( Visual )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The splendor and music of nineteenth-century Europe set the background for this romanticized biography of Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt, a man torn between his music, the church, and the woman he loves
Rhapsody by Charles Vidor( Visual )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soap opera with classical music background. Elizabeth Taylor plays a woman involved with a violinist and a pianist. They take out their frustration with flamboyant concerts
The films of Rita Hayworth( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salome: The biblical tale of the stepdaughter of Roman King Herod
The lady in question( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andre Morestan is the owner of a bicycle shop in Paris, serving jury duty for the first time. When Natalie Roguin, a homeless girl accused of murder, is found innocent, Andre feels sorry and invites her into his home. Andre's son, Pierre, immediately becomes smitten with Natalie and starts committing small crimes to aid in the couple₂s engagement, causing Andre to wonder if Natalie isn't all that innocent in the first place
The man from Laramie : the desperadoes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from Laramie: A vigilante is obsessed with finding the man responsible for his brother's death
Ladies in retirement( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 1995 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the her two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
American avant-garde shorts : dream of a rarebit fiend ; Salome ; the fall of the house of Usher ; the bridge ; Lot in Sodom( Visual )

in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dream of a rarebit fiend presents a man who eats rarebit and then has nightmares in which inanimate objects come to life and his bed flies off with him. -- Salome stars the famous dancer Alla Nazimova. -- The fall of the house of Usher is a version of Edgar Allan Poe's tale. It stresses atmosphere by optical distortions, multiple exposures, and dramatic lighting. - - The bridge is Charles Vidor's experimental version of Ambrose Bierce's "An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge". -- Lot in Sodom is an experimental telling of the Old Testament story in terms of homosexuality and the subconscious
Song without end by Charles Vidor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The splendor and music of nineteenth century Europe are perfectly tuned in Song without end, the romantic story of Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt. Featuring dazzling period costumes by Jean Louis and boasting the music of Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Schumann, Verdi, and Wagner, Song without end pays sumptuous tribute to the colorful life and timeless achievement of Franz Liszt--the greatest pianist of his day
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret. Together again: The mayor's widow falls for a sculptor as he works on a statue of her late husband
 
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Hans Christian Andersen
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Cover girlA song to rememberIcons of screwball comedyThe desperadoesThe man from Laramie : the desperadoesSong without endIcons of screwball comedy
Alternative Names
Charles Vidor Amerikaans filmregisseur

Charles Vidor amerykański reżyser filmowy

Charles Vidor cineasta húngaro-estadounidense

Charles Vidor direutor de cine húngaru (1900–1959)

Charles Vidor réalisateur américain

Charles Vidor regista statunitense

Charles Vidor US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Vidor, Károly.

Vidor, Károly 1900-1959

Vidor Károly (1900-1959) magyar származású filmrendező

Vidor Károly filmrendező

Чарлс Видор унгарски кинорежисьор

Чарльз Видор

Чарльз Відар

Чарльз Відор американський кінорежисер угорського походження

Չարլզ Վիդոր

צ'ארלס וידור במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

تشارلز فيدور

چارلز ویدور کارگردان آمریکایی

비더, 찰스 1900-1959

チャールズ・ヴィダー

查尔斯·维多

查里士·維多

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