WorldCat Identities

Cooper, Gary 1901-1961

Overview
Works: 675 works in 2,800 publications in 11 languages and 43,672 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  War films  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, Interviewee, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997,
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Most widely held works about Gary Cooper
 
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Most widely held works by Gary Cooper
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

187 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( Visual )

262 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wounded American soldier falls in love with his beautiful English nurse during World War I
For whom the bell tolls by Bo Gu( Visual )

90 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( Visual )

50 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, a man from Tennessee is torn between his pacifist principles and his patriotic duty. He goes on to become the most famous hero of that war, Alvin C. York
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( Visual )

75 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( Visual )

187 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
The pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( Visual )

36 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou Gehrig, the Yank's great first baseman and the son of poor immigrants, rose to heights of baseball fame -- only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness known as ALS
The fountainhead by King Vidor( Visual )

50 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uncompromising architect refuses to change his designs and when he discovers the plans for one of his buildings has been changed, he blows up the structure and attempts to defend his actions
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( Visual )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
Wings by William A Wellman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two men who have gone to war and the girl they both leave behind
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( Visual )

42 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Love in the afternoon by Billy Wilder( Visual )

54 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Flannegan, an American playboy infamous for his scandalous affairs is smitten by Arlane, the beautiful, innocent daughter of the worldly detective, hired by a man who believes that Frank is carrying on with his wife. Frank turns out to be no match for Arlane and they stumble through one of the funniest seductions
Vera Cruz by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

50 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Mexican Revolution of 1866, two American adventurers sign up to escort a carriage from the palace of Emperor Maximilian I in Mexico City to the seaport of Vera Cruz. Aboard the carriage is a beautiful French countess and a treasure of three million dollars in gold coins
It by Clarence G Badger( Visual )

19 editions published between 1927 and 2003 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shopgirl Betty Lou has designs on Cyrus Waltham, the handsome owner of the department store where she works. Waltham, though, doesn't even know Betty Lou is around. In hopes of attracting Waltham's attention, she accepts a date with his best friend, Monty, under the condition that they dine at the Ritz, where Waltham also has a dinner date that evening. Her plan works and in no time at all she and Waltham are contemplating marriage. The romance cools when a newspaper reporter mistakenly writes a story depicting Betty Lou as an unwed mother"--Internet movie database
The Westerner( Visual )

34 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering cowboy rides into a Texas border town and alone faces the guns of the self-appointed, ruthless men who dispense justice, including the infamous "Judge" Roy Bean
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Beau Geste by William A Wellman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three brothers join the French Foreign Legion to escape a dark past. But their troubles are quickly forgotten as their courage, duty and devotion is put to the test when they are forced to fight against all odds in this acclaimed film classic. Trapped under the command of a sadistic sergeant deep in the Sahara, they must fight for their lives as they plot mutiny against tyranny and defend a desert fortress against a brutal enemy
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

14 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This stylish western skillfully interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Man of the west by Anthony Mann( Visual )

50 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reformed outlaw becomes stranded after an aborted train robbery with two other passengers and is forced to rejoin his old outlaw band
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history
 
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Cooper Frank 1901-1961

Cooper, Frank J. 1901-1961

Cooper, Frank James

Cooper Frank James 1901-1961

Cooper, Gary

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Mr. Deeds goes to townThe fountainheadBall of fireVera CruzThe WesternerMarlene Dietrich the glamour collectionThe plainsman