WorldCat Identities

Turner, Lana 1921-1995

Works: 298 works in 972 publications in 7 languages and 16,589 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Horror films  Biography  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Swashbuckler films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Lana Turner
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Most widely held works by Lana Turner
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

109 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

74 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The destructive relationship of two lovers. A drifter hitches a ride from the local District Attorney to an 'out of the way' restaurant/gas station owned by a man and his beautiful wife. They fall in love and together they plot the murder of her husband
Peyton Place by Mark Robson( Visual )

41 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

60 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulatve movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Musketeers pledge their loyalty to the throne of France, and match wits with the sinister Cardinal Richelieu, who seeks to divide the royalty in his own quest for power
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

63 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous young doctor experiments upon himself, and by drinking a potion he becomes for a period an evil embodiment of himself. After a time he suddenly realizes that his evil self, Mr. Hyde, returns automatically without the aid of the drug. After a career of crime he is shot by his friend, John Lanyon, to whom he has been forced to divulge his secret
Love finds Andy Hardy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's almost time for the big Christmas Dance and Andy Hardy has a new tuxedo and opera hat to wear to the event and an $20 jalopy to take him there. Now all he needs is a date. Problem is Andy has two gorgeous dates lined up. And a third, a new girl next door named Betsy, is also aching to go
Ziegfeld girl( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Ziegfeld Follies, Ziegfeld Girl centers on the lives of three girls given a chance at stardom- a vaudeville singer determined to see her name in lights, a beauty more interested in her marriage, and an elevator operator who makes it to the top but plummets in booze
Madame X by David Lowell Rich( Visual )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackmailed into leaving her politician husband and their baby, a woman, twenty years later, finds herself on trial for murder, inadvertently defended by her own son
The sea chase by John Farrow( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German naval officer Karl Ehrlich loves his country and hates Hitler. As World War II erupts, Ehrlich defies orders and takes his freighter on a fox-and-hound pursuit from the Germans and the British
Green Dolphin Street( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th-century Europe and New Zealand, this sweeping romance tells the story of two beautiful sisters, one headstrong and one gentle, and of the man who marries one even though he loves the other. The film's riptides of emotion are matched by breathtaking physical tumult: a fierce Maori uprising plus a catastrophic earthquake and tidal wave that earned the film a 1947 Oscar for special effects
Portrait in black Madame X( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame X: A woman is blackmailed by her mother-in-law into leaving her politician husband and their baby. Twenty years later, she finds herself on trial for murder where she is defended by her own son
House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
The Bob Hope show by Bob Hope( Recording )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astaire talks about his new movie, Easter Parade, and he and Bob do a sketch about a pair of down-and-out vaudevillians
The merry widow by Franz Lehár( Visual )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful and rich American widow is invited to her late husband's native country, where she is wooed by a dashing count in a clever plot to marry her off and save the country from financial ruin. She learns of the plan and turns the tables on the greedy dynasty with a scheme of her own
Johnny Eager by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny, a paroled gangster pretending to be reformed, seduces the district attorney's daughter for revenge before actually falling in love with her
The prodigal by Samo Hung( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Hebrew named Micah, unsatisfied with his father's rural life, demands his inheritance so he can try his luck in the city. Once in Damascus, he falls under the spell of a beautiful pagan priestess who induces him to squander his money and betray his faith. Only after many trials and tribulations does Micah recover his senses and return home to his forgiving father
Mr. Imperium by Don Hartman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorful comedy about an unlikely couple that prove May to December romances can work
Portrait in black by Michael Gordon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adulterous couple conspires to kill her tyrannical husband. Soon after the murder, the lovers in crime receive an anonymous letter that says only: "Dear Mrs. Cabot: Congratulations on the success of your murder."
Lana--the lady, the legend, the truth by Lana Turner( Book )

13 editions published between 1916 and 1985 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts scenes from the life and legend of Hollywood leading actress, Lana Turner, and based on her autobiography of the same title published in 1982
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.13 for House of w ... to 0.85 for Ma vie en ...)

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Lana Tarner

Lana Turner actrice américaine

Lana Turner actriz estadounidense

Lana Turner aktorka amerykańska

Lana Turner Amerikaans filmacteur

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Lana Turner attrice statunitense

Lana Turner US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Llana Turner

Turner, Judy 1921-

Turner, Judy 1921-1995

Turner, Julia Jean Mildred Frances.

Turner, Julia Jean Mildred Frances 1921-

Turner, Julia Jean Mildred Frances 1921-1995

Turner, Lana

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Лана Цёрнер

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The postman always rings twiceThe bad and the beautifulLove finds Andy HardyThe sea chaseHouse of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeThe Bob Hope showPortrait in black