WorldCat Identities

Grant, Cary 1904-1986

Overview
Works: 924 works in 4,476 publications in 10 languages and 83,711 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Screwball comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Spy films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, vac, Creator, Scenarist, Speaker, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cary Grant
 
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Most widely held works by Cary Grant
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

245 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive for an American spy
His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

314 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about a big city newspaper editor and his star reporter
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

138 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

242 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of crooks relentlessly pursues a young American through Paris for the fortune her dead husband stole from them
Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

187 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When troubled beauty Alicia Huberman is recruited by American agent T.R. Devlin to infiltrate a German spy ring in postwar Rio, she accepts. When she receives orders to seduce a Nazi kingpin, Alicia must sacrifice the only happiness she's ever known for a perilous mission that could ultimately cost her and Devlin their lives. --Conteneur
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

146 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra( Visual )

115 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

41 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

126 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman falls in love with a reformed jewel thief, but suspects he's active again when a series of jewel heists occur
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

132 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Love affair by Leo McCarey( Visual )

114 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome bachelor and a caberet singer meet on a luxery liner bound for New York. Although both are involved with other people, they fall in love. When the ship docks they agree to meet in six months, remaining apart as a test of their love. But a tragic accident keeps them from their rendevous, and leaves their future uncertain
The awful truth by Leo McCarey( Visual )

36 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story concerns a separated couple sabotaging each other's love affairs while waiting for their divorce decree to become final
Gunga Din by George Stevens( Visual )

76 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three English soldier comrades battle the punjabs in India while accompanied by their lowly water-bearer Gunga Din, who longs to be a fighter himself
Penny serenade by George Stevens( Visual )

149 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic soap opera, Penny Serenade is the story of a young couple who seem to have everything, but must overcome a great tragedy to learn the value of true love
Father Goose( Visual )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

40 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired American jewel thief living on the French Riviera seeks to prove his innocence by exposing the burglar who has been imitating his technique
Holiday by George Cukor( Visual )

50 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny gets engaged to the girl of his dreams, only to find out she's a millionaire's daughter whose father wants to be in control of their lives. Add to that a sister who is falling for Johnny, and he needs to decide who to marry and what to do
Evenings with Cary Grant : recollections in his own words and by those who knew him best by Nancy Nelson( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Cary Grant, one of the screen's greatest stars, drawn from his own words and the reminiscences of his friends, colleagues, and loved ones
Indiscreet by Stanley Donen( Visual )

68 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American diplomat in London falls in love with an internationally known actress but protects himself by saying he is married. When she discovers that he is really single, her revenge is right on target!
 
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The Philadelphia story
Alternative Names
Carius Grant

Cary Grant acteur américain

Cary Grant actor británico nacionalizado estadounidense

Cary Grant aktor brytyjski

Cary Grant Amerikaans acteur

Cary Grant attore statunitense

Cary Grant britisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Cary Grant Ingles-Amerikano nga aktor iti entablado ken pelikula

Grant, Cary

Keri Qrant

Kerijs Grānts

Leach, Alexander Archibald, 1904-

Leach, Archibad Alexander, 1904-1986

Leach, Archibald 1904-1986

Leach, Archibald Alec

Leach, Archibald Alexander.

Leach Archibald Alexander 1904-1986

Leach, Archie 1904-1986

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Кари Грант

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Кэры Грант

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His girl FridayThe Philadelphia storyCharadeAlfred Hitchcock's NotoriousBringing up BabyFrank Capra's Arsenic and old laceThe bishop's wifeAlfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief