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Connolly, Walter 1887-1940

Overview
Works: 133 works in 374 publications in 6 languages and 6,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Road films  Fiction  Screwball comedy films  History  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Photographer, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Walter Connolly
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

54 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A runaway heiress falls in love with a reporter who is chasing her across America
The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Visual )

26 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth
Libeled lady( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper man, his jilted fiancée, and his lawyer hatch an elaborate scheme to turn a false news-story into the truth, before a high-society woman can sue for libel
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman( Visual )

50 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hazel Flagg is the small-town girl who mistakenly believes she's dying of radium poisoning. Sensing a great human interest story, exploitative journalist Wally Cook brings Hazel to New York City and turns her into a media darling, but Wally's strategy takes a sudden turn when he starts having feelings for the vulnerable Hazel
Twentieth century by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when she becomes a star, she proves a match for him
It happened one night( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 355 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
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

14 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eager to flee from his drunken father and the confining life with Widow Douglass and Miss Watson, Huck sets off on a raft down the Mississippi with Jim, a runaway slave, in tow
Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted for the screen, this is Mark Twain's classic adventure of a small boy on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't take it with you: A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
Too hot to handle by Jack Conway( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about two rival news cameramen, and their pursuit of a woman flier. She'll do anything to find her missing brother, and they'll do anything to get a story and win her love
Greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
The Bitter tea of General Yen by Frank Capra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the height of the Chinese Civil War, American missionary Megan Davis arrives in Shanghai to marry another missionary, Robert Strike. As soon as she arrives, however, the couple must save a group of orphans from a fire. Injured and separated from her fiance, Megan is rescued and taken to the home of General Yen. While Megan and the general grow closer, one of the general₂s concubines seems to be secretly working for Yen's enemies
5th Ave girl( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Depression-era woman meets a miserable millionaire in Central Park and accompanies him on a giddy, glamorous birthday whirl through Manhattan. Enchanted, the millionaire installs her in his mansion where the rags-to-riches story becomes a laugh riot as she grabs his selfish, suspicious family by the scruff of the neck and shakes sense into them. Also included is a short documentary concerning the method the New York City police used in the search for runaways during the 1950's
Nothing sacred : a star is born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing sacred: A New York reporter is scammed by a fraudulent huckster which disgraces his newspaper. He discovers a story about a young girl dying of radium poisoning and convinces his editor to bring her to New York and run a series of articles. Unfortunately for the reporter, the girl and her doctor only want a free trip to the big city and the whole thing is a hoax
Broadway Bill by Frank Capra( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Brooks leaves his dull job to enter his horse, Broadway Bill, in the Imperial Derby. They win the race but the horse dies. Dan buys two new horses and finds new life and a new romance
Fifth Avenue girl by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

7 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Depression-era woman meets a miserable millionaire in Central Park and accompanies him on a giddy, glamorous birthday whirl through Manhattan. Enchanted, the millionaire installs her in his mansion where the rags-to-riches story becomes a laugh riot as she grabs his selfish, suspicious family by the scruff of the neck and shakes sense into them
It happened one night( Visual )

2 editions published between 1934 and 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spoiled Ellie Andrews escapes from her millionaire father, who wants to stop her from marrying a worthless playboy. En route to New York, Ellie gets involved with an out-of-work newsman, Peter Warne. When their bus breaks down, the bickering couple set off on a madcap hitchhiking expedition
Bridal suite( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charming playboy Neil McGill has a problem: He keeps missing his own wedding! His mother concocts an absurd excuse, amnesia, to get him back in good graces with his fiancée, Abbie. Neil travels to the Swiss Alps to have famed psychiatrist Dr. Grauer confirm his "condition." While at an inn high in the Alps, Neil falls for the doctor's attractive ward, Luise. Their courtship is rocky from the start, but then Abbie tricks Neil into a wedding, and Luise will do anything to stop it
It happened one night( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 16 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
The buccaneer ; and, It happened one night( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Connolly, Walter 1887-1940

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