WorldCat Identities

Smith, Kent 1907-1985

Overview
Works: 155 works in 369 publications in 3 languages and 5,277 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Fantasy films  Internet videos  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author, Performer, Conductor, Editor, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Kent Smith
 
Most widely held works by Kent Smith
The fountainhead by King Vidor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uncompromising architect refuses to change his designs and when he discovers the plans for one of his buildings has been changed, he blows up the structure and attempts to defend his actions
Cat people ; The curse of the cat people( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: A young girl creates an imaginary friend, based on a picture of her father's long-dead first wife
The damned don't cry!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethel Whitehead learns there's only one way for a woman to survive in a man's world : be as tempting as a cupcake and as tough as a 75-cent steak. Ethel moves from the wrong side of the tracks to a mobster's mansion in high society one man at a time. Some of those men love her. Some use her. And one, a high-rolling racketeer, abuses her. When the racketeer murders his rival in Ethel's swanky living room, she flees a sure murder rap, right back to the poverty she thought she had escaped. And this time there may not be a man to pick up the pieces of her shattered life.--Container
Cat people( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Serbian immigrant living in Manhattan believes that, because of an ancient curse, any physical intimacy with the man she loves will turn her into a feline predator
The spiral staircase by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

5 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who cannot speak is stalked by a repeat killer at her uncle's mansion
The way of all flesh [excerpts]( Visual )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic adaptation of scenes from Samuel Butler's The Way of All Flesh. The Way of All Flesh is a classic novel dealing with the torment of a child growing up under the oppression of a religious fat
Magic town by William A Wellman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious pollster finds a small town whose citizens' opinions accurately reflect those of America at large. On discovering this oddity in the darling town of Grandview, Smith plots to exploit this mathematical miracle. Posing as an insurance salesman along with his two sidekicks, Ike Sloan and Mr. Twiddle, he romances the local newspaper editor while trying to keep her from discovering his true intentions
Party girl by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob lawyer has a professional crisis of conscience after he begins a romantic relationship with a naive showgirl
Swerve by Duo Art Productions( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driving cross-country to a job interview, Colin plays it safe when his car has problems and takes a shortcut to a one horse town. But as luck would have it he comes across a fatal road accident. One of the drivers, Jina, is shaken, the other dead and beside him, a briefcase full of money. When Colin resists temptation and does the right thing, turning it into the local cop, his good deed causes a series of fateful events to unfold. This film is hot & dusty and brimming with lusty overtones
Beautiful( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After another teenage girl disappears from the idyllic suburb of Sunshine Hills, Suzy suspects the involvement of the strange woman who lurks in the window of house number 46 and the rumbling black Ford that creeps the streets at sundown. Using her seductive charm, she persuades Danny, her fourteen year old admirer, to help uncover the truth"--Container
Cat people by R. K.O Radio Pictures( Visual )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic horror tale of a young bride who believes she is the victim of a curse that transforms her into a deadly panther
Cat people( Visual )

29 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: Amy, the young daughter of Oliver and Alice Reed, has trouble differentiating fantasy from reality, and as a result has no friends. She makes an imaginary friend though, her father's dead first wife Irena. At about the same time, she befriends Julia Farren, an aging reclusive actress who is alienated from her own daughter Barbara. A mostly unrelated sequel to Cat people
The Val Lewton horror collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Lewton redefined the horror genre with low-budget, high box office films. Here are nine of his horror classics
The outer limits. the original series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entire first season (32 episodes) of the popular 1960s science fiction television program
This land is mine by Jean Renoir( Visual )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manner and cowardice of Albert Lory, a mother-fixated, slovenly school teacher in an unnamed country in Europe, are the subjects of his students' cruel jokes. Yet Lory's true inner courage is brought to light when the Nazis try to bribe him to keep his mouth shut in a court where he is being tried for a murder he did not commit. Instead, in the face of Nazi threats, he stands and delivers an impassioned speech on the preciousness of liberty
The Curse of the cat people by Robert Wise( Visual )

17 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic fantasy film about a sensitive child who is guided by the vision of her dead mother
The Balcony by Jean Genet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a brothel of illusion the customers take over real power during a revolution. Madame Irma (Shelley Winters) runs the 'house of illusion' where ordinary people play out their dreams. Outside, a real revolution is in progress. For the Police Chief (Peter Falk), the brothel is the rallying point from which he can suppress the revolution. Roger (Leonard Nimoy), leader of the revolution, seeks refuge in the brothel, where he poses as his opponent, the Chief of Police
2:37( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A contemporary, ensemble drama telling the complex tale of six high school students whose lives are interwoven with situations that so many of today's youth are faced with. Each of the six students have their own personal problems and goals. The story takes place during a normal school day. At precisely 2:37 a tragic suicide will occur, affecting the lives of a group of students and their teachers. As the story unfolds, the individual stories of the six teenagers are revealed, each with its own explosive significance. This eventually leads up to one of the characters taking their own life."
The night stalker( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigative journalist takes a stab at the supernatural. This unforgettable first entry in the Night Stalker series introduced the world to the quirky reporter with a penchant for the paranormal and became one of the top-rated TV movies of all time. Investigating a series of Las Vegas murders, Carl Kolchak discovers that each victim has been bitten in the neck and drained of blood
My foolish heart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impetuous girl becomes pregnant, then marries her best friend's fiance in order to hide the truth of a previous illicit romance with another man
 
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The fountainhead
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Cat people ; The curse of the cat peopleBeautifulCat peopleCat peopleThe Val Lewton horror collection
Alternative Names
Kent Smith acteur américain

Kent Smith actor estadounidense

Kent Smith actor estatunidenc

Kent Smith American actor

Kent Smith Amerikaans acteur (1907-1985)

Kent Smith amerikansk skådespelare

Kent Smith amerikansk skodespelar

Kent Smith amerikansk skuespiller

Kent Smith attore statunitense

Kent Smith US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Kent Smith yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Smith, Frank Kent 1907-1985

Smith, Kenneth, 1907-1985

Кент Смит

קנט סמית'

קנט סמית' שחקן אמריקאי

کنت اسمیت بازیگر آمریکایی

কেণ্ট স্মিথ মার্কিন অভিনেতা

ケント・スミス

Languages
English (136)

Spanish (2)

French (1)