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MacArthur, Charles 1895-1956

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Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

66 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's novel. Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon star as Heathcliff and Cathy whose tortured love affair is doomed to a tragic end
Howard Hawk's His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

41 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper editor and his ex-wife star reporter exchange verbal insults in his effort to keep her on the job by offering her a prison story scoop
Gunga Din by George Stevens( Visual )

26 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din." In that same vein, fans of classic action-adventures won't find any better film than this exhilarating tale, directed by George Stevens. Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. star as cheeky soldiers of Queen and Empire who never run short of battlefield gallantry and chin-up heroics as they combat a murderous sect in colonial India. Stevens skillfully orchestrates teeming battle sequences and boisterous humor. And Sam Jaffe memorably plays the title role of the lowly water-bearer who yearns to be a solder and seizes the chance to prove his mettle. The years go by, but the fact remains: Gunga Din is "the Hollywood action-adventure yarn" (Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide). - Container
Sixteen famous American plays by Bennett Cerf( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representative Plays of the Greatest Playwrights in America today
Twentieth century by Howard Hawks( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an egotistical Broadway producer turns a young girl into a star, they fall madly in love, separate, and reunite on board the Twentieth Century train
Best American plays( )

in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The front page by Foellinger Learning Laboratory( Visual )

29 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper editor and his ace reporter battle each other while fighting civic corruption in Chicago
The front page by Ben Hecht( Book )

30 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, direction: A.L. Erlanger & W.H. Rapley, business management: S.E. Cochran. Jed Harris presents "The Front Page," a play by Ben Hecht and Charles McArthur, staged by George S. Kaufman, setting by Raymond Sovery. Scenery built by Frank Dwyer, Inc
The front page : a play in three acts by Ben Hecht( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 1955 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irresistible comedy with thrills and derring do set in the news room. Hildy wants to break away from journalism and go on a belated honeymoon. There is a jailbreak and into Hildy's hands falls the escapee as hostage. He conceals his prize in a rolltop desk and phones his scoop to his managing editor. Their job is to prevent other reporters and the sheriff from opening the desk and finding their story. Some hoods are enlisted to remove the desk, but they get mixed up with a Boy Scout troop and the mayor and a cleaning woman, among others. It's a whirlwind wrap up with Hildy finally making his breakaway, but the cynical managing editor has him arrested before he leaves town for having stolen a watch he planted on Hildy
The front page by Billy Wilder( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earl Williams, a convicted killer, escapes, throwing the Criminal Courts Building into chaos. Newspaper reporters attempt to "scoop" the story by holding Williams in a roll top desk in the press room
Jumbo by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this sensational, razzle-dazzle circus epic the New York Herald Tribune called "a glorious tribute to sawdust!" Set at the turn of the century, the story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. All four stars shine in thbe lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the sublime songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The breathtaking circus footage was actually directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
The stage works of Charles MacArthur by Charles MacArthur( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbary Coast by Howard Hawks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless gambling boss cannot win the love of the girl he made into a star attraction in his California saloon during the Gold Rush
War bugs by Charles MacArthur( Book )

9 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The front page : from theater to reality by Ben Hecht( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hawk's His girl Friday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hildy Johnson is a reporter who is matched in force only by her conniving-but-charismatic ex-editor and ex-husband, Walter Burns, who dangles the chance for her to scoop her fellow news writers with the story of an impending execution in order to keep her from hopping the train that's supposed to take her to Albany and a new life as a housewife
Twentieth century by Ken Ludwig( Book )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and German and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The front page by Ben Hecht( Recording )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The entire play takes place in the press room of the Criminal Courts Building, Chicago."--Container
Ladies and gentlemen : a comedy in three acts by Charles MacArthur( Book )

11 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, direction, Rapley Theatre Company, Edmund Plohn, manager, Gilbert Miller presents Helen Hayes and Philip Merivale in "Ladies and Gentlemen," by Charles MacArthur and Ben Hecht, from a play by L. Bush-Fekete, staged by Mr. MacArthur, assisted by Lewis Allen, settings by Boris Aronson
Johnny on a spot : a comedy in three acts by Charles MacArthur( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated Dec. 21, 1979
 
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Charles MacArthur Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1895-1956)

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Mac Arthur Charles 1895-1956

MacArthur, Charles Gordon 1895-1956

Mc Arthur Charles 1895-1956

McArthur Charles 1895-1956

Чарльз Мак-Артур

Чарльз МакАртур

מקארתור, צ׳ארלס 1895-1956

צ'ארלס מקארתור

צ'ארלס מקארתור סופר אמריקאי

چارلز مک‌آرتور فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

चार्ल्स मॅकआर्थर

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查尔斯·麦克阿瑟

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