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Leigh, Vivien 1913-1967

Overview
Works: 583 works in 1,983 publications in 12 languages and 28,935 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Romance films  Historical films  Biographies  Epic films  Domestic drama  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Singer, Author of introduction, Speaker, Costume designer, wpr, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A streetcar named Desire by Elia Kazan( Visual )

185 editions published between 1951 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 4,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed by and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money. He sets about discovering everything else he can about her past, and tension between Blanche and Stanley is further intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

89 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of Scarlett O'Hara, a Southern belle who enjoys her socialite lifestyle and the attention of many eligible single rich men. This idyllic lifestyle is shattered by the onset of the U.S. Civil War that eventually reduces her home to near ruins. Robbed of the luxuries she loved, she vows to grow strong so she will never be poor again. She begins to ruthlessly climb to the top of the new social order. Scarlett also has a complex, love-hate relationship with Rhett Butler, a man of questionable morals
Gone with the Wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary: Traces the filming of the Gone with the Wind, from its inception to its Atlanta premiere in December of 1939. Includes interviews of survivors of the experience, film trivia, and "test" clips-- a montage of screen tests of the many actresses considered for the role of Scarlett O'Hara, ranging from front-runner Paulette Goddard to "not-a-chancers" such as Lana Turner. Produced by David Selznick's sons, and written by iconoclastic movie historian David Thomson
Gone with the wind by Victor FLEMING( Visual )

210 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlett O'Hara is the daughter of a wealthy southern plantation owner. Ashley is the love of her life, but he is going to marry his cousin Melanie Hamilton. At a barbecue at Twelve Oaks, Scarlett meets Rhett Butler. News of the Civil War starting arrives at the barbecue. As the war continues, Scarlett becomes a widow, all while still pining for Ashley. After the war, Scarlett travels to her family's plantation only to find it in ruins, with no food, animals and her mother dead. Later, Rhett courts Scarlett and they get married and have a daughter, Bonnie. When Bonnie dies, Rhett goes mad. Then Melanie dies. Rhett feels that Scarlett will go to Ashley to be with him. Not understanding Scarlett's intentions, Rhett walks out on Scarlett
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( Visual )

46 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and French and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins
Gone with the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
The Roman spring of Mrs. Stone by José Quintero( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen Stone, a lonely, aging actress, lives in a luxurious apartment in Rome where she has a romantic fling with a young gigolo
Ship of fools by Tony Allard( Visual )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1933 on a German luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, the separate but interlocking stories of the various passengers begins to unfold. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a budding Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Anna Karenina by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

92 editions published between 1947 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia, in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing cavalry officer
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

40 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Tolstoy's Anna Karenina( Visual )

18 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and German and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing calvary officer
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebel without a cause (1955): The adolescent son of a well-to-do family gets into trouble with other kids and the police
Fire over England by William K Howard( Visual )

38 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth I and her navy overcome the Spanish Armada
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Dark Journey( Visual )

22 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I Stockholm, a neutral capital and easily accessible, is infested with spies and counterspies. Among them is Madeleine, the owner of the famous dress shop "Chez Madeleine," played by Vivien Leigh. Madeleine's dedication to the French cause is tested when she is attracted to von Marwitz, a lady's man and head of the German Secret Service in Stockholm. Suspicion wars with love, leading up to conflicting loyalties and an action-packed climax
Brother, can you spare a dime?( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary juxtaposes newsreel footage, film clips and period music in an eye-opening look at the Great Depression. Many of the movies created in the 1930s featured strong social commentary, while others offered pure escapism and fed a fascination with a dazzling world out of reach to the everyday American. Through a contrast between the fantasy of film and the reality of everyday life, a fascinating perspective on the Great Depression and Hollywood's golden age is presented. Also includes political speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt and others
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the Elia Kazan/Tennessee Williams film moviegoers would have seen had not Legion of Decency censorship occurred at the last minute. It features three minutes of previously unseen footage underscoring, among other things, the sexual tension between Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) and Stanley Kowalski (Marlon Brando), and Stella Kowalski's (Kim Hunter) passion for husband Stanley
Caesar and Cleopatra by Gabriel Pascal( Visual )

39 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cleopatra was the willful child who became a determined monarch and guided Egypt's fortunes. Caesar was her confidante and lover and the man who helped Cleopatra through her transformation. It was a union that was destined to produce one of history's greatest duos
Gone with the wind : 50th anniversary edition( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the American Civil War, this story focuses on the lives and loves of Southerners, and the hardships they endured
 
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Alternative Names
Hartley, Vivian M. 1913-1967

Hartley, Vivian Mary.

Hartley, Vivian Mary 1913-1967

Hartley Vivien Mary

Hartli Vivjena Merė

Holman Vivian Mary Hartley

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Lady Olivier

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Вивиан Лий

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Хартли В. М. актриса 1913-1967

Хартли Вивиан Мэри

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费雯·丽 英国女演员

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