WorldCat Identities

Vidor, King 1894-1982

Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about King Vidor
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by King Vidor
War and peace by King Vidor( Visual )

58 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during Napoleon's invasion of Russia in 1812, the film centers around disenchanted aristocrat and unhappily married Pierre and Prince Andrei, who both are in love with an innocent young woman, Natasha
The fountainhead( Visual )

42 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,402 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. Based on the novel by Ayn Rand
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

53 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( Visual )

64 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
The big parade by King Vidor( Visual )

30 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first realistic war drama that recounts the experiences of a World War I soldier in France
Hallelujah( Visual )

20 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in English and German and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, and brilliant moviemaking, this cinematic milestone is the first all-black feature from a major studio
Our daily bread and other films of the Great Depression by King Vidor( Visual )

52 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression-era drama in which a young couple lead a group of unemployed people in making a communal farm succeed. Includes an introduction to the movie by King Vidor
The crowd by King Vidor( Visual )

30 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the plight of workaday men and women in urban America
King Vidor on film making by King Vidor( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The champ( Visual )

9 editions published between 1931 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallace Beery plays a washed-up prizefighter making a ring comeback to provide for his son
Northwest Passage by King Vidor( Visual )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American historical drama about a group of settlers known as Rogers' Rangers, led by Major Rogers, and the hardships of survival and battles with hostile Indians, they encounter in trying to settle the upper New York state area for their families in the late 1750x and early 1760s
A tree is a tree by King Vidor( Book )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of a famous movie director. Contains anecdotes of many actors and actresses from the old silent days to the present
Solomon and Sheba by King Vidor( Visual )

14 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When King David names his younger son as heir, his older son plots revenge. A clash between King Solomon & his brother is further complicated when the Queen of Sheba seduces Solomon in an attempt to bring about Israel's downfall
Bird of paradise by Joel McCrea( Visual )

31 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Handsome South Seas soldier of fortune falls in love with the daughter of a Polynesian native chieftain. Alas, their idyllic romance is destined to come to a sudden and violent end: tribal custom decrees that she is to be sacrificed to the local volcano. After initial resistance, the heroine nobly resigns herself to her fate, realizing that there is no place for her in her white lover's civilization
The citadel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew, a young physician, starts out with high ideals and determination to help humanity. When Welsh miners object to his research to prevent tuberculosis in the community, he goes to London, gets in with a group of rich doctors who brush aside medical ethics in their chase for money. Snapped out of his new surroundings by a bungling operation on his best friend, Andrew discards the shams of money for his original ideals
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas rangers: Two down-on-their-luck former outlaws volunteer to be Texas Rangers and find themselves assigned to bring in an old friend, now a notorious outlaw
Street scene by King Vidor( Visual )

32 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives of New York City residents are explored when a young girlś life is torn apart as her father returns home unexpectedly to find her mother with another man
Show people by King Vidor( Visual )

15 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peggy Pepper (Marion Davies), a Georgia girl who wants to be a dramatic actress, goes to Hollywood and at first can find work only as a patsy for Billy Boone (William Haines) in slapstick comedies. Billy, however, soon helps Peggy to become both a serious actress and a star. Fame and wealth go to Peggy's head; she becomes vain and snubs Billy in favor of André (Paul Ralli), her romantic leading man. Peggy eventually comes down to earth, however, and acknowledges her love for the patient Billy
Ruby Gentry by King Vidor( Visual )

11 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruby is a tempestuous girl who lives with her family in the southern swampland. When her heart is broken by a local 'refined' man, she is picked up on the rebound by a local businessman. Now she is using his money to ruin the whole town
The wedding night by King Vidor( Visual )

11 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unhappy man falls in love with a neighbor's daughter in spite of the fact that he is all ready married
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.15 for A cast of ... to 0.95 for King Vidor ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The fountainhead
Alternative Names
King Vidor Amerikaans filmregisseur

King Vidor amerikai filmrendező

King Vidor director de cine estadounidense

King Vidor ralisateur amricain

King Vidor regista statunitense

King Vidor US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Kings Vidors

Vidor, King

Vidor, King Wallis.

Vidor King Wallis 1894-1982

Vidor, King Wallis 1895-

Vidor, King Wallis 1895-1982

Кинг Видор

Кінг Відар

Кінг Відор

Քինգ Վիդոր

کینگ ویدور فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی


HallelujahA tree is a treeRuby GentryAmerican film melodrama : Griffith, Vidor, MinnelliA tree is a treeKing Vidor