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Goldwyn, Samuel 1879-1974

Overview
Works: 278 works in 977 publications in 6 languages and 24,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  War films  Christmas films  Sports films  Romance films  Biographical films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Author, Production personnel, pmn, Performer, Speaker, fmp, Interviewee, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Samuel Goldwyn
 
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Most widely held works by Samuel Goldwyn
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

61 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans after WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives
Guys and dolls by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

49 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times Square is all a bustle with petty crooks, lazy cops, and especially, gamblers. Gamblers are everywhere, but Nathan Detroit--who maintains the "Oldest Established Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York"--Is short the $1000 he needs to secure a site for a fleet of big players coming into town. Nathan's other problem is his burlesque showgirl fiancée, Miss Adelaide. Her fourteen-year long engagement and Nathan's failure to give up the gambling racket as he promised have given her a permanent, psychosomatic cold. When Sky Masterson, with a reputation as a fast and loose bettor, arrives in New York Nathan devises a plan. Nathan bets Sky that Sky won't be able to convince Sergeant Sarah Brown, local Salvation Army Sergeant and goody two shoes extraordinaire, to go to Havana for dinner. Sky only has 24 hours to succeed or sacrifice the cash. What he doesn't count on is losing his heart as well. Thus, the die is cast, the fates engaged, as songs, dance, and old-fashioned gambling good fun ensue
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

64 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tortured love affair ends between Heathcliff and Cathy when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar. Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
The little foxes by Lillian Hellman( Visual )

26 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regina Giddens is a vicious woman who destroys everyone around her while trying to satisfy her desire for wealth and social position
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and French and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

29 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
Hans Christian Andersen by Frank Loesser( Visual )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical tale about the young Danish cobbler who loved to tell stories
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Dodsworth, a recently retired industrialist, sets off to Europe with his young wife. In Paris the wife, Fran, begins an open flirtation with an attractive gentleman and Dodsworth, hurt by his wife's actions, searches for the happiness which has eluded him
Dead end by William Wyler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the mean streets on New York's Lower East Side, Drina hopes to save her brother from a life of crime. But notorious hoodlum Baby Face Martin has come back to his old haunts looking for trouble and threatening to drag the boy down with him. Drina turns to her childhood friend Dave for help. But can he stop Martin without becoming just like him?"--Container
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( Visual )

23 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a serious-minded professor and his high brow colleagues begin work on a new encyclopedia, he enlists the aid of a beautiful but shady night club queen to explain slang, unaware that she is wanted by the law
The Pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and French and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of Lou Gehrig, famous baseball Hall of Fame player who played in 2130 consecutive games before falling at age 37 to ALS, a deadly nerve disease which now bears his name. Gehrig is followed from his athletic childhood in New York to his famous 'Luckiest Man' speech at his farewell day in 1939
The Westerner by Gary Cooper( Visual )

11 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering cowboy rides into a Texas border town and faces frontier lawman "Judge" Roy Bean, who accuses him of horse theft. When the cowboy mends the misunderstanding, they develop a grudging friendship until Bean wants to drive a group of homesteaders out of town
Arrowsmith by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happily married country doctor Martin Arrowsmith leaves his small practice for the prospects of wealth and important medical research at New York City's esteemed McGurk Institute and finds himself faced with an intense workload, a romance-minded socialite, and a plague outbreak
The penalty by Wallace Worsley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an incompetent doctor amputates the legs of a young boy, he has no idea that the youth will grow up to be the immoral and embittered Blizzard, a criminal mastermind who orchestrates a bizarre and heinous plot to avenge himself upon his malefactor
Lon Chaney collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unknown (63 min.): Alonzo is an armless knife thrower and marksman for a circus, but he's hiding a secret that will lead to murder and betrayal
Barbary Coast by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 249 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
Behind the screen by Samuel Goldwyn( Book )

11 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edna Ferber's Come and get it by Howard Hawks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lumberman Barney Glasgow abandons saloon girl Lotta to marry a timber heiress only to fall for Lotta's beautiful daughter twenty years later. But this time, Barney has a rival for the young woman's love : his own son.--Container
These three( Visual )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young student makes a false accusation against her teachers and upsets the lives of all involved
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The little foxes
Alternative Names
Gelbfish, Samuel

Gelbfish Samuel 1882-1974

Gelbfisz, Schmuel

Gelbfisz, Schmuel 1879-1974

Gelbfisz, Schmuel 1882-1974

Goldfisch, Sam

Goldfisch, Sam 1879-1974

Goldfisch, Sam 1882-1974

Goldfish, Sam 1882-1974

Goldfish, Samuel

Goldfish, Samuel 1879-1974

Goldfish Samuel 1882-1974

Goldwin Samuel 1882-1974

Goldwyn, Sam

Goldwyn, Sam 1879-1974

Goldwyn Sam 1882-1974

Samuel Goldwyn americký filmový producent a podnikatel

Samuel Goldwyn Amerikaans filmproducent (1879-1974)

Samuel Goldwyn amerikai filmproducer

Samuel Goldwyn amerikkalainen elokuvatuottaja

Samuel Goldwyn producteur de films américaine

Samuel Goldwyn productor de cine estadounidense

Samuel Goldwyn produttore cinematografico statunitense

Samuel Goldwyn US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Semas Goldvinas Amerikiečių kino prodiuseris.

Голдвин, Сэмюэл

Самюъл Голдуин

Семюел Голдвін

סמואל גולדווין

סמואל גולדווין מפיק אמריקאי

שמואל גלבפֿיש

ساموئل گلدوین

صمويل جولدوين

صمويل غولدوين

새뮤얼 골드윈 미국의 영화 제작자

ゴールドウィン, サミュエル

サミュエル・ゴールドウィン

塞缪尔·高德温

Languages
English (439)

Spanish (16)

Italian (11)

French (7)

Chinese (1)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
Guys and dollsThe bishop's wifeThe little foxesThe secret life of Walter MittyHans Christian AndersenDead endBall of fireThe Westerner