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Pickford, Mary 1892-1979

Works: 648 works in 1,157 publications in 2 languages and 13,958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Television programs  Television plays  Television comedies  Internet videos  Educational films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Dedicatee, Performer, Costume designer, Photographer, Narrator, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Host, Other
Classifications: PR2832, 791.4372
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D.W. Griffith : years of discovery, 1909-1913( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty two of the best early films directed by D.W. Griffith which helped shape cinematic narrative for two generations
Mary Pickford : the muse of the movies( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and work of Mary Pickford, the legendary silent film star, movie pioneer, and keen businesswoman. Pickford's life also parallels an even larger story, telling of the birth of the cinema itself. Pickford co-created United Artists Studios, spearheaded the founding of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and established the Motion Picture Retirement Home. Mary, known as 'America's Sweetheart' was the first actress to earn one million dollars
Why not try God? by Mary Pickford( Book )

18 editions published between 1934 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My best girl( Visual )

15 editions published between 1927 and 1999 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie, a shopgirl in a five-and-ten-cent store, falls in love with the owner's son, who gives up his society sweetheart for her. Learning of their relationship, the boy's father unsuccessfully tries to buy Maggie off, but is ultimately convinced of her worth and agrees to their marriage
Tess of the storm country by John S Robertson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich man, Elias Graves, buys a waterfront stretch of land, the squatters who have always fished there fight back. Tess persuades the rich man's son, Frederick, that his father is wrong to evict the poor folk
Daddy-long-legs( Visual )

14 editions published between 1919 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oldest and cutest of a group of rebellious orphans, Judy Abbott is provided with funds for her education and well-being by a mysterious benefactor whom she christens "Daddy-Long-Legs." Based on the famous novel by Jean Webster, Mary Pickford's transformation from youthful orphan to a young woman in love is truly remarkable and completely enchanting. This video includes a special bonus feature-the rarely seen short film, What the daisy said (1910), directed by D.W. Griffith
Stella Maris( Visual )

13 editions published between 1918 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella Maris, paralyzed from birth, has been tenderly shielded from all the sordidness and misery of life. Her serene dream world comes to an end, however, when an operation cures her of her paralysis
Sunshine and shadow by Mary Pickford( Book )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1965 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stofomslagondertit.: the autobiography of Mary Pickford. Ook aanwezig: New York : Doubleday, 1955
Origins of the gangster film : D.W. Griffith's The narrow road (1912) and Maurice Tourneur's Alias Jimmy Valentine (1915)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrow road: The story of Elmer Booth, a criminal who was pursued by a suspicious detective, Alfred Paget. Alias Jimmy Valentine takes up all the familiar elements of the crime drama with suspense and wit. It is the visual style, however, that remains the most stunning
Mary Pickford : rags & riches collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor little right girl: Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is concerned only with making money, and her mother cares only about her social position. But one day a servant's irresponsibility creates a crisis that causes everyone to rethink what is important to them
The New York hat( Visual )

7 editions published between 1912 and 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of a selection of short motion pictures that traces D.W. Griffith's rapid, unparalleled development as a filmmaker during his five year stint at the Biograph Company, a development that contributed substantially to the emergence of film as a powerful form of cultural expression
The Love light( Visual )

10 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela tends a lighthouse in an Italian fishing village while her brothers are fighting at the front. She discovers a foreign sailor washed ashore, nurses him back to health and falls in love with him. After they marry and have a baby, she discovers that he is a German spy and that her innocent actions have helped cause the death of her brother. Considered to be one of Pickford's most fully realized adult characters, the film shows her astonishing range: from pure slapstick, to moments of pathos, to a harrowing descent into madness
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare in which Petruchio violently subdues his ill-tempered wife
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Shakespeare's classic farce about a wealthy merchant of Padua who announces he will not allow the marriage of his youngest daughter, Bianca, until her sister Katherine is wed even though the latter is shunned by all because of her shrewish behavior. Petrucio (Douglas Fairbanks) steps in to tame the shrew but can he?"--Container
The demi-widow by Mary Pickford( Book )

10 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and Dutch and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My rendezvous with life by Mary Pickford( Book )

6 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor little rich girl by Trevor Nels Aune( Visual )

19 editions published between 1917 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally neglected child of New York society parents takes refuge in an adventurous dream sequence
Mary Pickford, America's sweetheart by Scott Eyman( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A biography of Hollywood's first superstar, examining her life and career. Includes a listing of the films she made
Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks : the most popular couple the world has ever known by Booton Herndon( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names
Maria Pickford

Marie Smith, Gladys 1892-1979

Mary Pickford actrice américaine

Mary Pickford actriz estadounidense

Mary Pickford actriz, produtora e empresaria canadense - estadounidense

Mary Pickford aktorka amerykańska

Mary Pickford Amerikaans actrice

Mary Pickford Atriz e produtora canadense

Mary Pickford attrice canadese

Mary Pickford Canadian-American motion picture actress

Mary Pickford Kanadiana-Amerikana nga aktres

Mary Pickford US-amerikanesch Schauspillerin

Mary Pickford US-amerikanische Schauspielerin der Stumm- und frühen Tonfilmzeit

Mary Pickfordová

Meri Pikford

Mērija Pikforda kanādiešu/amerikāņu aktrise

Pickford, Mary

Pickford, Mary 1893-1979

Rogers, Mary Pickford 1892-1979

Rogers, Mary Pickford 1893-1979

Smith, Gladys Louise, 1892-1979

Smith, Gladys Louise 1893-1979

Smith, Gladys Mary 1892-1979

Smith, Gladys Mary 1893-1979

Μαίρη Πίκφορντ Καναδοαμερικανίδα ηθοποιός

Марӣ Пикфорд

Мери Пикфорд

Мері Пікфорд

Мэри Пикфорд

Мэри Пикфорд канадско-американская актриса

Мэры Пікфард

Пикфорд М. 1893-1979

Пикфорд Мэри

Смит Г. 1893-1979

Смит Г. Л. 1893-1979

Смит Г. М. 1893-1979

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English (236)

Dutch (1)

Mary Pickford rediscovered : rare pictures of a Hollywood legendWomen of our time : an album of twentieth-century photographsMary Pickford : Canada's silent siren, America's sweetheart