WorldCat Identities

McQueen, Butterfly

Overview
Works: 66 works in 144 publications in 2 languages and 6,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  War films  Romance films  Historical films  Epic films  Musical films  Film noir  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Butterfly McQueen
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 2,012 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 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film: 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. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
Gone with the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 845 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
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a boy and a runaway slave on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
Mildred Pierce( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Monte Beragon est assassiné de plusieurs coups de feu dans sa propriété du bord de mer. Sa femme, Mildred Pierce, est convoquée à un interrogatoire et apprend que son ancien mari, Bert Pierce, s'accuse du meurtre. Mais devant l'inspecteur Peterson, elle récuse ce mensonge et revient longuement sur son passé pour expliquer toutes les circonstances entourant le drame. Jusqu’où peut mener l'amour d'une mère? Tout ce que Veda souhaite, sa mère — Mildred Pierce — le lui offre. Mais cela ne va pas sans peine. Dans l'univers machiste américain, Mildred n'hésite pas à rompre avec son mari qui entretient une relation avec une autre femme depuis plusieurs mois. Pour répondre aux exigences de luxe de sa fille, elle doit donc se démener pour grimper les échelons sociaux. Elle commence par être une simple serveuse dans un restaurant bas de gamme, mais son ambition la pousse à ouvrir son propre établissement avec l'aide d'un ancien collaborateur de son mari, Wally Fay. À cette occasion, elle rencontre le séduisant, mais oisif et paresseux, Monte Beragon qu'elle épouse, le croyant riche, même si elle ne l'aime pas, tout ça pour hisser sa fille dans l'échelle sociale et favoriser l'amour qu'elle lui porte : « Je ferais n'importe quoi pour elle ». Mais cela inclut-il un meurtre?"--Site wikipédia.org, consulté le 13 juillet 2017
Amazing Grace( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black pious church-going widow and grandmother takes over the political campaign of a neighbor running for mayor of Baltimore, transforming him from a white man's pawn into a serious challenger of Baltimore's blue-blood establishment
Gone with the wind by Margaret Mitchell( Visual )

20 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 121 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
Killer Diller( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a magician who does disappearing acts between stage performances of a variety program
Gone with the wind : Margaret Mitchell's story of the old South by Victor Fleming( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 78 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
Polly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Polly chronicles the adventures of an orphan sent to Harrington, Alabama, to live with her aunt--a very wealthy and influential black woman in a small divided town. Aunt Polly is prim, proper and often cold toward her new charge. Despite many setbacks, Polly's 'gladness' game just might thaw the townsfolk and her aunt"--Container
Lip by Tracey Moffatt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is Hollywood's favorite role for black women: the maid. Sassy or sweet, snickeringly attentive or flippantly dismissive, the performers who play them steal every scene they are in, and Tracy Moffatt's entertaining video collage reveals the narrow margin Hollywood has allowed black actresses to shine in. But shine they do. Giving lip is proven an art form in these scenes from 1930's cinema to present-day movies featuring a remarkable roster of undervalued actresses and their more celebrated white costars."--Http://www.wmm.com
The seven wishes of Joanna Peabody( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna Peabody is granted 7 wishes by "Aunt Thelma", a wise fairy-godmother who appears on Joanna's TV screen. Joanna squanders a few wishes before she learns the value of sharing
The Athenian touch by Willard Straight( Recording )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Lunceford's second jubilee by Jimmie Lunceford( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cabin in the sky by Vernon Duke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Seven wishes of a rich kid.( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Story about a boy who has everything that he wants except friends. When Aunt Thelma appears on his tv and announces that he has won the Seven Wish Sweepstakes, he uses his wishes to try to make people like him. Everything goes wrong, until he learns that if he just has the courage to be himself, he won't need wishes to be happy
Paradise in Harlem( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killer diller: The tale of a magician supplying disappearing acts between stage performances of a variety program
Flame of Barbary Coast( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, the Barbary Coast is as rough and wild as its name implies. Duke, a Montana cattleman, visits San Francisco to collect $500 owed him by Tito, owner of the El Dorado, a roaring gambling joint
The wiz by William F Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Harper presents "The Wiz," a new musical version of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," book by William F. Brown, music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls, starring Stu Gilliam, Tiger Haynes, Ted Ross, Clarice Taylor, Mabel King, Andre de Shields, Tasha Thomas, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Butterfly McQueen as the Queen of the Mice, also starring Stephanie Mills as Dorothy, setting designed by Tom H. John, costumes designed by Geoffrey Holder, lighting designed by Tharon Musser, orchestrations by Harold Wheeler, musical director Charles H. Coleman, dance arrangements by Timothy Graphenreed, sound designed by John C. Shearing, production stage manager Charles Blackwell, choreography and musical numbers staged by George Faison, directed by Gilbert Moses III
 
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Alternative Names
Butterfly McQueen actrice américaine

Butterfly McQueen actriz estadounidense

Butterfly McQueen Amerikaanse actrice

Butterfly McQueen Amerikaanske aktrise

Butterfly McQueen amerikansk skådespelare

Butterfly McQueen amerikansk skodespelar

Butterfly McQueen amerikansk skuespiller

Butterfly McQueen ator

Butterfly McQueen attrice statunitense

Butterfly McQueen US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Mac Queen Butterfly 1911-1995

MacQueen Butterfly 1911-1995

MacQueen, Thelma 1911-1995

Mc Queen Butterfly 1911-1995

McQueen Thelma

McQueen, Thelma 1911-1995

Маккуин, Баттерфлай

باترفلای مک‌کوئین بازیگر آمریکایی

بترفلاى ماكوين ممثلة أمريكية

バタフライ・マクイーン

巴特弗莱·麦克昆

Languages
English (104)

Chinese (1)