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Cotten, Joseph 1905-1994

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Most widely held works by Joseph Cotten
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

317 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
The third man by Carol Reed( Visual )

350 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

99 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

56 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in her London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlton Heston plays a cop in this 21st century science fiction horror story. The setting is New York, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely almost totally on a greenish, wafer-like substance called "soylent." As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "soylent green."
Hush...hush, sweet Charlotte by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

40 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

84 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin
Michael Cimino's Heaven's gate by Michael Cimino( Visual )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "En 1890 dans le Wyoming, le shérif James Averill voit son autorité contestée par l'Association des éleveurs de bétail qui stigmatise les immigrants européens. Appuyés en secret par le gouvernement, les éleveurs ont établi une liste noire d'immigrants à abattre. Esseulé, Averill se dresse contre se massacre programmé, mettant en danger sa propre vie ainsi que celle de la femme qu'il aime, une prostituée nommée Ella..."
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( Visual )

49 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
Niagara by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

84 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the quaint motel overlooking the famed falls seems like the perfect honeymoon retreat, in fact, it's where the young and beautiful Rose Loomis plans to kill her husband George
A delicate balance by Edward Albee( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Brighty of the Grand Canyon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the adventures and misadventures of a boy, a lovable old miner, and a free-spirited wild, shaggy donkey
Portrait of Jennie by William Dieterle( Visual )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist meets a schoolgirl in Central Park who has a mysterious air about her. What follows is an unforgettable love story
20 great westerns : heroes & bandits( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
Under Capricorn by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Australia in 1830, an English immigrant stays with his cousin Heneritta and her cruel husband, setting a triangle to explode and reveal a strange crime
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Master of Suspense is back with more twists, turns, and things that go bump in the night
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Vanity will get you somewhere by Joseph Cotten( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since you went away( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With her husband Tim off at war, Anne Hilton struggles to be a pillar of strength for her daughters Jane and Bridget. During America's darkest hours, she bravely steers her girls through heartbreak and hardships as she eagerly awaits news from overseas and wonders if life will ever be the same." [box cover note]
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Cheshire Cotten, Joseph 1905-1994

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The third manThe magnificent AmbersonsMichael Cimino's Heaven's gatePortrait of JennieAlfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collectionLaid back in Hollywood : remembering