WorldCat Identities

Campbell, Alan 1905-1963

Overview
Works: 40 works in 160 publications in 4 languages and 2,118 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Internet videos  Film noir  Gangster films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Author of dialog, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Campbell
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drunken waning movie star Norman Maine meets showgirl Esther Blodgett when he literally stumbles into her act one night. A friendship develops which blossoms into romance but tensions increase as Esther's career takes off while Norman's plummets
A star is born by William A Wellman( Visual )

56 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janet Gaynor plays a would-be starlet who goes to Hollywood to break into the movies. She earns a living as a waitress and meets an actor and they marry. When her career takes off his begins to fail
Woman on the Run by Norman Foster( Visual )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Johnson flees police after becoming an eyewitness to murder. He is pursued around scenic San Francisco by his wife, a reporter, the police, and... the real murderer
A star is born (1937) : shooting script by William A Wellman( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little foxes by Lillian Hellman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil southern woman sets out to destroy everyone in the way of her goals of wealth and power
Regeneration of a gangster : draft script, never produced by Dorothy Parker( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forever and a day (1943) : shooting script by Charles Bennett( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing sacred : a star is born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A star is born: A young woman aspires to be an actress and arrives in Hollywood with a bucket full of dreams. Life is tough for young actresses and only after she meets famous star Norman Maine does she get a break in a film. Their romance turns into a loving marriage but slowly her fame grows while Maine's star fades
Ha nacido una estrella A star is born by William A Wellman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esther Blodgett, una ambiciosa chica pueblerina con mucho talento, llega a Hollywood. En una fiesta donde trabaja como camarera, conoce a Norman Maine, una famosa estrella quien, a pesar del apoyo de Oliver Niles -jefe de su estudio-, ve cómo su fama va declinando. Para sorpresa de Esther, Norman le ofrece un papel en una película y tras realizar una prueba, Oliver queda impresionado y decide convertirla en estrella
A Star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Academy Award-winning classic stars Janet Gaynor as farm girl Esther Blodgett, who leaves her small-town life with dreams of becoming a successful Hollywood movie star. She soon discovers that achieving stardom is more difficult than she had ever dreamed. Unable to find work as an actress, Esther takes a waitress job at a Hollywood party. While there, she is discovered by boozy leading man Norman Maine (Fredric March), who promises to make her a star. He convinces the head of a major movie studio (Adolphe Menjou) to give Esther a chance to prove herself on screen, and the film is a smashing success. Esther and Norman marry, but as her career skyrockets, his tragically fades away
La vipère( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil southern woman sets out to destroy everyone in the way of her goals of wealth and power
Victor Herbert's Sweethearts( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song-filled extravaganza about a loving married couple whose relationship is threatened when Hollywood beckons
A STAR IS BORN by Moss Hart( Book )

8 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young actress meets Hollywood success and marries a famous leading man, whose star wanes as hers shines brighter
Enamorados( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una pareja ha logrado un gran éxito en Broadway con su musical Sweethearts. Tras seis años en cartelera, los dos se ven tentados por una exquisita oferta para trabajar en el cine, lo que cambiará sus vidas
Trade winds by Dorothy Parker( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selznick International presents A star is born : screen play by Dorothy Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little foxes by Lillian Hellman( )

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

Play in three acts
LADY BE CAREFUL by Dorothy Parker( )

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

Pétrus by Marc Allégret( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One evening, Migo, a dancer at a Montmartre nightclub, decides to take her revenge on her cheating boyfriend, Rodrigue. She shoots him but misses, and instead wounds Pétrus, a passer-by. Moved by Migo's distress, Pétrus refuses to press charges and wants to make Migo happy, at the risk of becoming involved in a counterfeiting ring
È nata una stella( Visual )

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

Esther, una ragazza di provincia, ha come sogno nel cassetto quello di diventare un'attrice, per cui si trasferisce a Hollywood. Tuttavia, trovare un ingaggio non è semplice e dopo alcuni mesi di miseria conosce Norman Maine, un attore di successo. Norman si innamora di lei e la presenta al suo manager. I due si sposano e Esther diventa in breve tempo una diva famosa e apprezzata, mentre Norman inizia a perdere terreno e si lascia andare, cadendo nel vizio dell'alcol
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Campbell American screenwriter

Alan Campbell Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1904-1963)

Alan Campbell amerikansk manusforfattar

Alan Campbell amerikansk manusförfattare

Alan Campbell amerikansk manusforfatter

Alan Campbell amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Alan Campbell guionista estadounidense

Alan Campbell scenarist american

Alan Campbell scénariste américain

Alan Campbell sceneggiatore, scrittore e attore statunitense

Alan Campbell US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Алан Кэмпбелл

Кэмпбелл Аллан

אלן קמפבל שחקן אמריקאי

آلن کمبل فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

アラン・キャンベル (脚本家)

艾倫·坎貝爾

Languages
English (116)

Spanish (17)

French (5)

Italian (2)