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Hornblow, Arthur Jr 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 147 works in 365 publications in 6 languages and 14,376 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Translator, Editor, Author, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Arthur Hornblow
 
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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

49 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )

22 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband. The web of intrigue is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

27 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in her London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( Visual )

21 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme"--Container
Animals do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1990 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes nineteen animals that have peculiar and strange characteristics, including the platypus which has poison spurs on its legs, the opossum which fools its enemies by pretending to be dead, and the bat which navigates by built-in sonar
Birds do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and Chinese and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes twenty-one birds with unusual habits or characteristics, including the ostrich, kiwi, honey guide, and hornbill
Insects do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes nineteen insects that have peculiar and strange characteristics like the camouflage of the walking stick, the driver ants that prefer people to picnics, and the bugs that row themselves like boats on the water's surface
Reptiles do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief, easy-to-read descriptions of the strange habits of some of the world's more unusual reptiles, including the tuatara, hognose snake, horned toad, basilisk, and Komodo Dragon
Fish do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes seventeen fish that have peculiar characteristics and habits, including fish that spit, fly, climb trees, blow up like balloons, and sleep out of water
Prehistoric monsters did the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes, in chronological order, many of the strange animals that lived on earth between the time life began and the appearance of man
Midnight by Mitchell Leisen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
Easy living( Visual )

6 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
The captive by Édouard Bourdet( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and French and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript of Bourdet's La prisonnière with holograph corrections by Arthur Hornblow. The volume in French is accompanied by a typescript (The captive / translated from La prisonnière of Edouard Bourdet by Arthur Hornblow) with holograph corrections. Both volumes were evidently prepared for the New York production of the play in 1926
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
The war lover by Philip Leacock( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stationed in England during WW II, Buzz Rickson is the bravest air force pilot in his squadron. His maniacal quest for aerial thrills prompts his many daredevil heroics. His rebelious attitude, however, threatens to alienate him from everyone around him
Ruggles of Red Gap( Visual )

7 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stuffy British butler, Marmaduke Ruggles, is traded in a poker game from an English Duke to a wealthy and rowdy American, Egbert Floud. Ruggles' new home is Red Gap, Washington, where he is introduced by Egbert as "Colonel" Ruggles. The town ladies are quite taken by the sophisticated servant in disguise as he enamors them with fictitious stories of battles gone by. Ruggles proves his newfound patriotism in one of the best scenes of the film, his recitation of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address in the Silver Dollar Saloon. The dream of freedom leads him to open his own restaurant, where one of his first customers is the Duke, who has come to reclaim his former servant
Million dollar mermaid by Fo li man( Visual )

8 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esther Williams portrays Annette Kellerman, the Austrailian swimmer, who created a scandal in 1902 by introducing the one-piece bathing suit to America
Cary Grant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Bing Crosby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waikiki wedding: A beauty contest winner of the "Miss Pineapple Princess" pageant takes part in a publicity scheme in Hawaii, and is pursued by an advertising executive for the agency doing the promotion
 
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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!
Alternative Names
Arthur Hornblow

Arthur Hornblow, Jr. Amerikaans filmproducent (1893-1976)

Arthur Hornblow Jr. producteur de films américain

Arthur Hornblow Jr producteur de films américaine

Arthur Hornblow junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Arthur Hornblow produttore cinematografico statunitense

Hornblow, Arthur 1893-1976

Hornblow, Arthur Jr

Артур Хорнблоу

آرتور هورنبلو، جونیور تهیه‌کننده و نویسنده آمریکایی

アーサー・ホーンブロウ・Jr

小亞瑟·霍恩布婁

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Witness for the prosecutionMidnightCarole Lombard : the glamour collectionThe war loverMillion dollar mermaid