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Baker, Carroll 1931-

Overview
Works: 159 works in 686 publications in 9 languages and 15,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Sports films  Detective and mystery films  Biographical films  Bible films  Historical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Artist, Speaker, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carroll Baker
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

71 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

45 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
The big country by Donald Hamilton( Visual )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired ship captain moves west to marry and start life over as a rancher. He finds himself between two families at war over cattle watering rights, unaccepted by the local people, and in a deteriorating relationship
Kindergarten cop by Arnold Schwarzenegger( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran detective is forced to go undercover as a kindergarten teacher in order to trap an elusive criminal
The Game by David Fincher( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( Visual )

56 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archie has only one real joy in life : his thumb-sucking child-bride Baby Doll. And in just a few hours he will really have her. However, Archie ends up losing both his wife and his sanity
The watcher in the woods by Walt Disney Pictures( Visual )

17 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an American family moves into a remote English house in the woods, the two daughters begin to see a young girl who vanished in the woods during a solar eclipse 20 years ago. Is it a ghost, or something more?
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

20 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums. She used to be a singer on the radio, he used to be a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them. Helen is sick, one of their pals has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery and visits the grave of his infant son whom he dropped. Visions of his past haunt him, including ghosts of two men he killed. One night, while drinking, Helen tries to sing at a bar. Next day, Fran visits his wife and children and meets a grandson. He could stay, but decides it's not for him. Helen gets their things out of storage and finds a hotel. Amidst their mistakes and dereliction, they live with a code of fairness and loyalty
The greatest story ever told by Katja M Becker( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and German and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth and teachings to His crucifixtion and Resurrection
Native son( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bigger Thomas, the black chauffeur for the wealthy Dalton family, is accused of the murder of the Daltons' daughter Mary. The search for Mary's missing body and Thomas' trial shake the family and the city of Chicago, exposing the fears and prejudices of the late 1940's
A Roman tale by Carroll Baker( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The carpetbaggers by Harold Robbins( Visual )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days. A story about the ruthless tycoon who built a multi-million dollar empire. Includes a striptease performance atop a glittering chandelier that helped to break the Production Code
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casablanca express: "It is 1942 and the conflict between the U.S. and Germany is getting heated. Winston Churchill is kidnapped by Nazi paratroopers. Now Al Cooper must rescue him"--Container. Cold war killers: "When a plane carrying extremely valuable cargo crashed into a lake, it is still sought after twenty-seven years later. The contents of the plane are not only of interest to Russian Intelligence but of England's defense staff as well. Both sides are willing to pay whatever price necessary to obtain the top-secert goods for themselves, including mowing down any man who gets in the way--Container". A yank in Libya: "US war correspondent Mike Malone is in Libya on assignment. When he unearths a Nazi conspiracy involving a revolt of the Arab tribes living in Libya he soon becomes the hunted. When he goes to the British Intelligence for help he learns that the British are already planning a coup. Double-crossings and secret alliances make the solution all the more complicated"--Container. Waterfront: "The setting is San Francisco where two Nazi spies have set up shop under assumed identities. The pair's front man poses as innocent optometrist Dr. Carl Decker. Decker's go-to guy is Victor Marlowe, a Nazi henchman who terrorizes local German Americans into keeping their mouths shut by making threats against their families. But when their codebook containing top-secret information makes its way into the unsuspecting hands of Jerry Donovan, it is up to him to save the day by preserving democratic ideals"--Container
Captain Apache( Visual )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of shady bandits, including an Apache investigator (Van Cleef), a beautiful adventuress, and a ruthless soldier of fortune, are the three characters whose lives intertwine in "Captain Apache."
Harlow( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood in 1928 is a land of milk and honey, magic and fantasy. Jean Harlow's spectacularly controversial and tragic career begins with bit parts in movies while she's living with her mother and opportunistic stepfather. When Hollywood agent Arthur Landau spots her on a film set, he gets her a series of comedy roles and soon realizes he has a gold mine. She becomes an overnight sensation and critics hail her as the next great sex symbol
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She wore a yellow ribbon : Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. 3 Godfathers: Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives. Cheyenne Autumn: Lack of supplies imperative to their survival drives the Cheyenne tribe to embark on a 1,500 miles journey back to their ancestral hunting grounds. US Cavalry Capt. Thomas Archer is charged with their retrieval, but during the hunt grows to respect their noble courage, and decides to help them. Wagon master: Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey
The complete James Dean collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rebel without a cause] : Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums
Something wild( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex exploration of the physical and emotional effects of trauma. A college student attempts suicide after a brutal sexual assault but is stopped by a mechanic whose kindness unfortunately takes an unsettling turn. Startlingly modern in its frankness and psychological realism, the film represents one of the purest on-screen expressions of the sensibility of the intimate community of artists around New York's Actors Studio, which transformed American cinema in the mid-twentieth century
Baby doll : an autobiography by Carroll Baker( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Baker, Carrol 1931-

Baker, Carroll

Carroll Baker actrice américaine

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Karol Bejker

Piekarski, Karolina 1931-

Κάρολ Μπέικερ αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός

Карол Бејкер

Керрол Бейкер

Кэрролл Бейкер

קרול בייקר

קרול בייקר שחקנית אמריקאית

كارول بيكر ممثلة أمريكية

کارول بیکر بازیگر آمریکایی

کیرول بیکر

캐럴 베이커

キャロル・ベイカー

卡罗尔·贝克

卡洛·貝克

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GiantThe big countryThe watcher in the woodsCheyenne autumnNative son