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Howard, Leslie 1893-1943

Overview
Works: 223 works in 948 publications in 10 languages and 17,571 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Motion pictures  War films  Epic films  Historical films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Producer, Other, Film editor, Speaker, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
133 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 6,696 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
Pygmalion ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society
Of human bondage by John Cromwell ( Visual )
124 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the ill-fated romance between a well-to-do club-footed medical student and a vulgar waitress
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Harold Young ( Visual )
91 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the novel by Baroness Orczy in which a dashing dandy of the English court tries to defend innocent aristocrats from the violence of the French revolution
The petrified forest by Archie L Mayo ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rundown diner bakes in the Arizona heat. Inside, fugitive killer Duke Mantee sweats out a manhunt, holding disillusioned writer Alan Squier, young waitress Gabby Maple, and a handful of others hostage
49th parallel by Michael Powell ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the voice over proclaims, the 49th parallel is the only undefended frontier in the world. The parallel is the goal of a small group of Nazi's, survivors of a U-boat that has been spotted and sunk in Hudson Bay, deep in Canadian waters. The United States is not yet at war with Germany, and if Corporal Hirth and his six crew members can reach it, they can be repatriated to Germany with no fuss. But their trek across Canada becomes a fierce struggle to survive, as they encounter and are opposed in turn by Johnnie the trapper, a small Hutterite community, a Canadian intellectual, and a Canadian soldier gone AWOL
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even though their families are feuding, Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly marry
Intermezzo a love story by Gregory Ratoff ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captivated by a beautiful and talented young pianist, a renowned violinist leaves his family and pursues his true passion in this famous love story that introduced Ingrid Bergman to American audiences for the first time
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the transformation of a Cockney flower girl's speech, dress, and manners as the result of a wager between Professor Henry Higgins and Colonel Pickering until she successfully passes as a duchess at an ambassador's reception
Spitfire ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1940 when Britain stood against the Nazi's R.J. Mitchell, the British engineer developed the plane that changed air warfare and gave the Allies the advantage they needed
The free soul ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of Gable's romantic bad guy roles, with Norma Shearer as the lovestruck socialite on the receiving end of his roughhouse charms and Lionel Barrymore as her father, a boozing lawyer
The animal kingdom ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A staid publisher faces a change-in-life crisis as he leaves his free spirited lover to marry a girl with more traditional values, only to find he has abandoned his own happiness
Stand in by Tay Garnett ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a New York bank sends stuffy, bookish Atterbury Dodd to Hollywood to take over the reins of floundering Colossal Studios, the film community eyes the newcomer with thinly-veined amusement. Colliding with Hollywood eccentrics, Dodd uncovers a conspiracy to scuttle the studio and he enlists an unlikely pair of allies who unite to save Colossal Studios
Murray hill; a comedy in three acts by Leslie Howard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1934 and 1955 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World War II movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We dive at dawn: The "Sea Tiger" attempts to sink the German battleship "Brandenburg" off Denmark
The scarlet pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy Orczy ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
included in Old Time Radio Novels
Pimpernel Smith by Leslie Howard ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Updating his role from the 1934 film, Howard plays the part of a seemingly absent-minded Cambridge archaeology professor who secretly rescues intellectuals and humanitarian opponents from the clutches of the Nazis
Hollywood divas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's love I'm after ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy involving "an engaged movie star couple who have called off their wedding 11 times due to some backstage bickering. When fan Olivia de Havilland declares her love for Howard (even though she is set to wed handsome Patric Knowles), all of the characters discover how difficult--and hilarious--love can be."--Movies Unlimited
 
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Howard, Leslie
Stainer, Leslie Howard, 1893-1943
Steiner, Leslie
Steiner, Leslie Howard
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