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Gable, Clark 1901-1960

Works: 893 works in 2,143 publications in 9 languages and 47,233 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  War films  Historical films  Comedy films  Fiction  Epic films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Costume designer, Host, Speaker, Interviewee, Director, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Clark Gable
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Most widely held works by Clark Gable
Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

198 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 7,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

87 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich young woman marries an idle playboy against her father's will. Her father holds her captive on his yacht but she escapes and, while on her way to New York, becomes entangled with an unemployed news reporter
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

48 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1789, the English ship H.M.S. Bounty begins a two-year mission. The ship travels to Tahiti to obtain breadfruit plants that will provide cheap food for slaves in the West Indies, the Bounty's final destination. The captain is William Bligh, a vicious taskmaster who doesn't flinch at giving two dozen lashes to any malcontent on board, for the most minor of infractions. The first mate is Lt. Fletcher Christian, who despises Bligh but has somehow earned the captain's respect. Bligh makes life miserable for the crew, and after the Bounty leaves Tahiti for the West Indies, Bligh orders the ship's doctor, a dying man, to stand on deck despite his illness. The doctor dies, which begins a chain reaction of anger leading to Christian leading a mutiny against Bligh
Band of angels by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amantha Starr, who was sent to Ohio at age nine to receive an education, does not return to her father's Kentucky plantation until she learns of his death. At his graveside she is shocked to learn that her mother had been a plantation slave, and now she, Amantha, is being sold by her father's creditors. This is her story for a search of freedom
The misfits by John Huston( Visual )

69 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather- beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The realities of submarine warfare during World War II in the Pacific, is centered around two submarine officers who are destined to clash with each other from the first moment they meet
San Francisco by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

22 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco
Mogambo by John Ford( Visual )

34 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remake of "Red Dust" (1932), a romantic triangle set in Africa
Teacher's pet by George Seaton( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school-of-hard-knocks newspaperman who despises journalism schools is forced by his boss to visit a night school journalism class. Smitten by the course's lovely professor, he enrolls masquerading as a novice and soon becomes her prize pupil, all the while trying to make her his own prize
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free soul: An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with his client
China seas by Tay Garnett( Visual )

10 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
Band of angels( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and German and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamish Bond is a plantation owner who has a secret past of slave trading. Rau-ru is a freedom-yearning slave who has been raised as a son by Bond. Amantha Starr is a fiery belle who goes on the auction block when her part-African heritage is revealed - and is sold to Bond. She loathes Bond at first but is eventually won over
Dancing lady by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

9 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway
No man of her own( Visual )

12 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gambler on the run meets and marries a librarian after she wins a coin toss
Call of the wild by Ken Annakin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Thornton is an adventurer who travels the Yukon in search of gold. When he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog with the strength of his part-wolf ancestry, Jack's luck changes. A winning $1000 bet on Buck's stamina is only the first of the awards that his friendship with the canine will bring. When the pair, along with Jack's friend Shorty, happen upon a woman who's lost her husband in the wild, they begin their greatest adventure yet in this rousing tale of camaraderie and adventure."--Container
Wife vs. secretary( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of course Linda Stanhope trusts her husband Van. Their marriage is based on love and respect. Who cares if Van's secretary has the face of an angel and the body of a chorus girl? Who says a blonde bombshell can't type and take dictation? But people are whispering. And when Linda calls Van's hotel room late at night during his solo business trip to Havana, guess who answers
It started in Naples by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in Italy to settle his late brother's estate and care for a nephew whom he has never seen, Michael Hamilton soon begins to enjoy the Italian sights, including the boy's beautiful and spirited aunt
Red dust by Victor Fleming( Visual )

12 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis Carson, overseer of a rubber plantation in Indochina, gives refuge to a prostitute on the run from Saigon authorities. Romance is sparked but becomes heated when an engineer's wife steps into the picture
It happened one night( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opposites attract with magnetic force in this romantic road-trip delight, about a spoiled runaway socialite and a roguish man-of-the-people reporter who is determined to get the scoop on her scandalous disappearance. The first film to accomplish the very rare feat of sweeping all five major Oscar categories (best picture, best actor, best actress, best director, and best screenplay), is among the most gracefully constructed and edited films of the early sound era
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Alternative Names
Clark Gable acteur américain

Clark Gable actor estadounidense

Clark Gable aktor amerykański

Clark Gable Amerikaans acteur

Clark Gable amerikai színész

Clark Gable Amerikano nga aktor

Clark Gable attore statunitense

Clark Gable US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Clericus Gable

Gable, Clark

Gable, William Clark.

Gable, William Clark 1901-1960

Kai-po, Kʻo-la-kʻo 1901-1960

Klark Qeybl

Klārks Geibls

Κλαρκ Γκέιμπλ

Кларк Гейбл

Кларк Гейбъл

Кларк Гејбл

Кларк Ґейбл

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קלארק גייבל

غيبل، كلارك، 1901-1960

كلارك جيبل

كلارك جيبل، 1901-1960

كلارك غيبل

کلارک گیبل بازیگر آمریکایی

کلارک گەیبڵ

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คลาร์ก เกเบิล

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