WorldCat Identities

Grant, Cary 1904-1986

Overview
Works: 1,281 works in 5,565 publications in 9 languages and 86,187 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Screwball comedy films  Spy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, Singer, Contributor, vac, Creator, Interviewee, Honoree, Scenarist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

224 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 5,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Howard Hawk's His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

315 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The front page
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

135 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

256 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of crooks relentlessly pursues a young American through Paris for the fortune her dead husband stole from them. The only person she can trust is a sauve, mysterious stranger
An affair to remember by Leo McCarey( Visual )

106 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay meet on an ocean liner and fall deeply in love. Though each is engaged to someone else, they plan to meet six months later at the Empire State Building if they still feel the same way about each other. But a tragic accident prevents their rendezvous and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

102 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,842 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 )

90 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,799 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
Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

149 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,763 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
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

98 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,642 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
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

47 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,890 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 neglected wife becomes infatuated with him
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

86 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,535 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
The awful truth by Leo McCarey( Visual )

42 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A separated couple sabotages each other's love affairs while waiting for their divorce decree to become final
Penny serenade by George Stevens( Visual )

150 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,349 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 )

31 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An indigent Australian beachcomber is drafted to man a strategic watching station on Matalava Island. He heroically rescues a lovely French schoolteacher and seven young students. However the school teacher sets out to try to reform him and this results in a battle of the sexes
Gunga Din by George Stevens( Visual )

82 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,292 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
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

31 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,270 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
Holiday by George Cukor( Visual )

41 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,200 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
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

37 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
Evenings with Cary Grant : recollections in his own words and by those who knew him best by Nancy Nelson( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,038 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 )

46 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American diplomat in London falls in love with an actress, but tries to protect himself by saying he is married
 
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Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace
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Howard Hawk's His girl FridayThe Philadelphia storyCharadeAn affair to rememberBringing up BabyFrank Capra's Arsenic and old laceNotoriousAlfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief
Alternative Names
Carius Grant

Cary Grant acteur américain

Cary Grant actor británico nacionalizado estadounidense

Cary Grant Amerikaans acteur

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Cary Grant britisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Cary Grant brittisk-amerikansk skådespelare

Cary Grant brytyjsko-amerykański aktor

Cary Grant Ingles-Amerikano nga aktor iti entablado ken pelikula

Grant, Cary

Grant, Cary, 1904-

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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