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Nesbitt, Cathleen 1888-1982

Works: 82 works in 165 publications in 3 languages and 4,993 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Children's films  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Film remakes  Domestic fiction  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cathleen Nesbitt
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Leo McCarey's affair to remember by Leo McCarey( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome bachelor and a cabaret singer meet on a luxury 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 rendezvous, and leaves their future uncertain
Family plot by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A phony psychic and a private eye search for a lost heir, getting mixed up in a diamond theft at the same time. This version has been digitally remastered
Leo McCarey's An affair to remember( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although each is engaged to someone else, when Nickie and Terry meet aboard an ocean liner, they fall in love. After they agree to rendezvous six months later atop the Empire State Building, tragedy strikes, and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn"--Container
The French connection by William Friedkin( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Hackman returns in the role of hard-hitting detective Popoeye Doyle who travels to Marseilles in prusuit of the heroin dealers who he hit, but failed to kill in New York
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parent trap II: Sharon McKendrick is grown up, raising 11-year-old Nikki alone. During summer school, Nikki and her new friend Mary come up with plan to get Sharon together with Mary's widowed father. When the girls start to have trouble, they go to Aunt Susan, Sharon's twin, for help
Black widow by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder
Pygmalion by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hedda Gabler, daughter of a deceased general, marries dull George Tesman and looks forward to a life of middle class tedium. Judge Brack, who admires Hedda, wants to establish a ménage à trois. Then, a former admirer comes to vie for George's academic post
The little mermaid by H. C Andersen( Recording )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mermaid falls in love with a human prince and trades her tail for legs to try to win his love
Conversation piece : musical play in three acts by Noel Coward( Recording )

4 editions published between 1951 and 1970 in Undetermined and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early nineteenth-century England, an orphaned young woman accepts employment as a governess and soon finds herself in love with her employer who has a terrible secret
The Snow queen : fairy tale adapted from Hans Christian Andersen ; Album for the young, op. 39 by Amy Ehrlich( Recording )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Snow Queen kidnaps her friend Kai, Gerda embarks on a perilous and magical journey to search for him
Puss in boots and other fairy tales from around the world by Amabel Williams-Ellis( Recording )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silas Marner by George Eliot( Recording )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes this work as 'intended to set in a strong light the remedial influences of pure, natural, human relations'. It is a story of a lonely, embittered and friendless loom weaver and the curious way his life is involved with the lives of Squire Cass and his sons Dunstan and Godfrey; Nancy Lammeter, and a foundling named Eppie
The Peterkin papers by Lucretia P Hale( Recording )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Peterkins share one characteristic in common: they all do things the hard way
The little lame prince by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik( Recording )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young crippled prince must reclaim his kingdom from his evil uncle, with the help of a magic cape from his godmother
Black widow ; Call Northside 777 ; Dangerous crossing ; Laura( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura: A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Jason and the golden fleece by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Wildrose and other Andrew Lang fairy tales by Andrew Lang( Recording )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.12 for The parent ... to 1.00 for Alfred Lun ...)

Family plot
Alternative Names
Cathleen Nesbitt actrice britannique

Cathleen Nesbitt attrice britannica

Cathleen Nesbitt britische Schauspielerin walisischer und irischer Abstammung

Cathleen Nesbitt britisk skodespelar

Cathleen Nesbitt britisk skuespiller

Cathleen Nesbitt Brits acteur

Cathleen Nesbitt Brits actrice

Cathleen Nesbitt brittisk skådespelare

Cathleen Nesbittová britská herečka

Nesbitt, Kathleen 1888-1982

Несбитт, Кэтлин


Family plotJane Eyre