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Scott, Martha 1914-2003

Works: 105 works in 380 publications in 6 languages and 10,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Religious films  Historical films  Children's films  Bible films  Animated films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Production personnel, Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ben-Hur a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

54 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape the edict that condemned all first-born Hebrew males by Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri. He also gains the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt, Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

95 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with life in a small New Hampshire community during the early years of the 20th century. A boy and girl, children of neighboring parents, fall in love, get married and have a child. Presented are their toils and pleasures, their secret dreams and sorrows
Sayonara by Joshua Logan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Air Force major on leave in Japan after the Korean War falls in love with a Japanese actress. When they declare their love openly, they find themselves scorned equally by both the Japanese and Americans
The desperate hours by William Wyler( Visual )

20 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrowing story about an escaped convict who breaks into a suburban home and takes a family hostage
Broadway theatre archive Lemonade( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lonely women set up competing lemonade stands along a jammed highway
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bancroft and MacLaine play old rivals in dance who are reunited when MacLaine's daughter wants to become a professional dancer. As young dancers, they were best friends and fierce rivals. Deedee left the stage for marriage and motherhood, while Emma became a ballet icon. But the women are forced to confront the choices they've made and the resentment they've hidden. Dancing scenes feature Baryshnikov
Charlotte's web by Julia Roberts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wilbur the pig and how, through his friendship with Charlotte the spider, he became famous and learned about life and death
Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details how a wealthy young Jewish man and his family, who are all experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny, are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
First Monday in October( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Matthau and Jill Clayburgh star in this dramatic comedy that centers around the appointment of the first woman to the U.S. Supreme Court. She is aggressive, witty, magnetic-and an arch-conservative. He is wry, opinionated and roundly liberal. One hundred and one men have preceded the new female justice to seats on the bench of the nation's highest court, but now it's eight men and her. All unanimously accept their new colleague-except Matthau, "The Great Dissenter." He becomes the source of her fury, her challenges, her antagonism... and finally, her loving admiration. Matthau and Clayburgh are unforgettably and hilariously opposed in this contemporary tale that goes behind the bend with wit, wisdom and great conviction
The Howards of Virginia by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic adventure set during the turbulent years of Colonial and Revolutionary America about a conservative bride and her democratic husband who are forced to choose between their love for each other and their political beliefs
The Bob Newhart show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Newhart stars as Dr. Robert Hartley, a successful Chicago psychologist specializing in group therapy sessions. Bob's patience is often tested by his patients, who are all trying to "find themselves." Even at home with his wife Emily, Bob is surrounded by an assortment of nutty and neurotic neighbors
War of the wildcats by Republic Pictures( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When there's a lovely lady in the middle, sometimes even ordinary business becomes complicated and dangerous. Dan, a rugged cowboy and Jim, a prosperous oil baron, both fall head-over-heels for Catherine, a pretty school teacher. Vying for her attention, their battle spills over onto the oil fields of Oklahoma. A fierce and emotional battle breaks out on the frontier between supporters of the two men
Cheers for Miss Bishop by Tay Garnett( Visual )

15 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman, fresh from college, arrives in a midwestern town intent on making a difference in the lives of her students and does so for the next 50 years
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of excitement, two young men--sheltered Yale graduate Tod Stiles and tough guy Buz Murdock--traverse the famed Route 66, which stretches from Chicago to Santa Monica, where they encounter people from all walks of life. Shot entirely on location around the country
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue their trek across North America, hopping from town to town and giving aid to anyone in need. Buz eventually stops traveling the road and Tod is joined by a new traveling companion, Lincoln Case
One foot in Heaven( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned when his son indulges in something forbidden by his faith, Methodist parson William Spence decides to witness the evildoing firsthand
Adam( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam, the son of John and Reve Walsh, disappears one day while at the mall with his mother. Within hours local police mobilize a massive search for the missing child. But to their surprise the Walshes find that there is no federal agency willing to join in the search. As hopes of finding Adam dim, John Walsh overcomes his deep despair by becoming an advocate for parents of missing children and lobbying in Congress for the Federal Missing Children Act
The odd couple II First Monday in October( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The odd couple II: After years of going their separate ways, Felix and Oscar are together again, en route to the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter
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The ten commandments
Alternative Names
Marta Skot

Martha Scott actrice américaine

Martha Scott actriz estadounidense

Martha Scott aktorka amerykańska

Martha Scott Amerikaans acteur

Martha Scott Amerikaans actrice

Martha Scott amerikansk skådespelare

Martha Scott amerikansk skodespelar

Martha Scott amerikansk skuespiller

Martha Scott attrice statunitense

Martha Scott US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Scott, Martha Ellen 1914-2003

Марта Скот

Скотт, Марта

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The ten commandmentsOur townSayonaraThe desperate hoursCharlotte's webThe Howards of VirginiaCheers for Miss Bishop