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De Havilland, Olivia

Works: 419 works in 1,210 publications in 7 languages and 25,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Legends  Fiction  War films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Olivia De Havilland
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Most widely held works by Olivia De Havilland
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

123 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 6,738 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
The adventures of Robin Hood by Errol Flynn( Visual )

68 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicating his life to fighting against tyranny by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor
Santa Fe Trail by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

110 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of J.E.B. Stuart (Flynn), George Custer (Reagan) and other characters as they leave West Point in the years before the Civil War. Some join John Brown's army of fanatics and sincere reformers ; others are sent by the army to quash John Brown. The climax is the Battle of Harper's Ferry that began the War between the States
Captain Blood by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

37 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested during the Monmouth Rebellion and falsely convicted of treason, Dr. Peter Blood is banished to the West Indies and sold into slavery. In Port Royal, Jamaica the Governor's daughter Arabella Bishop buys him for ten pounds to spite her uncle, Col. Bishop who owns a major plantation. Life is hard for the men and for Blood as well. By chance he treats the Governor's gout and is soon part of the medical service. He dreams of freedom and when the opportunity strikes, he and his friends rebel taking over a Spanish ship that has attacked the city. Soon, they are the most feared pirates on the seas, men without a country attacking all ships. When Arabella is prisoner, Blood decides to return her to Port Royal only to find that it is under the control of England's new enemy, France. All of them must decide if they are to fight for their new King
Hush-- hush, sweet Charlotte by Bette Davis( Visual )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
A midsummer night's dream by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

27 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
The snake pit by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis
William Wyler's the heiress( Visual )

3 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and German and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
The charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

27 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
The private lives of Elizabeth and Essex by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

16 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This period drama frames the tumultuous affair between Queen Elizabeth I and the man who would be King of England, Robert Devereux, the Earl of Essex. Ever the victor on the battlefield, Devereux returns to London after defeating Spanish forces at Cadiz. Middle-aged Elizabeth, so attracted to the younger Devereux but fearful of his influence and popularity, sends him on a new mission: a doomed campaign to Ireland. When he and his troops return in defeat, Devereux demands to share the throne with the heir-less queen, and Elizabeth, at first, intends to marry. Ultimately sensing the marriage would prove disastrous for England, Elizabeth sets in motion a merciless plan to protect her people and preserve her throne
William Wyler's the heiress by William Wyler( Visual )

27 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama based on Henry James novel Washington Square: Catherine is the only heir to her stern father's vast estate. When a dashing fortune hunter named Morris Townsend wants her to elope, she is threatened with disinheritance. On the eve of their marriage he deserts her. Seven years later Morris returns, and a wiser Catherine plots her revenge
The adventures of Errol Flynn( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines Flynn's life from his beginnings in Australia to his fame in Hollywood and his life behind the silver screen
In this our life by John Huston( Visual )

9 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Timberlake is a young woman who decides to dump her fiancé and runs off with her sister Roy's husband. They marry, settle in Baltimore, and Stanley ultimately drives Peter to drink and suicide. Stanley returns home to Richmond only to learn that her sister Roy and old flame Craig have fallen in love and plan to marry. The jealous and selfish Stanley attempts to win back Craig's affections, but her true character is revealed when, rather than take the rap herself, she attempts to pin a hit and run accident on a young black clerk who works in Craig's law office
The dark mirror by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

15 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin sisters are implicated in a Hollywood murder and a police detective must figure out if one or both were involved in the killing. A psychiatrist approached by the detective to help with the complicated case agrees to see them separately and is immediately attracted to one of them and fears the other one to be the killer, but he's worried that if he's wrong he could end up on a slab in the morgue himself
Anastasia the mystery of Anna( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until the day she died in 1984, Anna Anderson claimed she was truly Grand Duchess Anastasia, the sole surviving child of Russian Czar Nicolas II. Many believed her. Even for those who did not, her story of royalty, flight from execution and years of struggle to reclaim her heritage, was a great dramatic mystery
Agatha Christie's Murder is easy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the train ride to Marylebone Station, American Luke Williams befriends elderly Lavinia Fullerton. She is en route to Scotland Yard to disclose the name of a murderer, and Luke soon finds himself caught up in a murder investigation
The strawberry blonde by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Biff Grimes is the son of an Irishman who's better at blarney than at holding down a job. Determined to make something of himself, Biff takes a mail-order course in dentistry and practices his handiwork on dear old dad. In his spare time he manages to fall for Virginia Brush, "the strawberry blonde," but unfortunately Virginia is more interested in Hugo Barnstead, an up-and-coming financier. Virginia has another girl in mind for Biff: her best friend Amy, a suffragette with plenty of spunk
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Gone with the wind
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Italian (1)

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The adventures of Robin HoodA midsummer night's dreamThey died with their boots onRoots, the next generationsDodge CityIn this our lifeThe dark mirrorThe strawberry blonde