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Fontaine, Joan 1917-2013

Overview
Works: 351 works in 994 publications in 7 languages and 16,225 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Collector, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Joan Fontaine
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
132 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Jane Eyre by Orson Welles ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. But just when Mr. Rochester seems to be returning the attention, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram and her party to stay at his estates. Meanwhile, the secret of Thornfield Hall could ruin all their chances for happiness
The women by Clare Boothe Luce ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another
Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages. The story follows one brave knight's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John. The action is full scale and vigorous, boasting some of the most spectacular fighting sequences ever filmed with authentic jousting scenes
Gunga Din by George Stevens ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Army veterans find adventure on India's North-West frontier
Letter from an unknown woman by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of unrequited love in which a woman is obsessed with a self-centered concert pianist
Voyage to the bottom of the sea Fantastic voyage by Irwin Allen ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Navy Admiral Nelson takes scientists in his futuristic atomic submarine to explode a belt of radiation
Island in the sun by Robert Rossen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four different love affairs simultaneously wreak havoc in the lives of the inhabitants of a tropical paradise. A wealthy plantation owner plots murder when he suspects his wife of having an adulterous relationship. At the same time, his sister-in-law is drawn to his enemy, a dedicated black labor leader, and a governor's aide is torn over his scandalous affair with a native woman
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court: musical version of Mark Twain's humorous novel about a turn-of-the-century blacksmith who is knocked unconscious and awakens in sixth-century Camelot
A damsel in distress by George Stevens ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Song, dance, and comedy accompany a tale of love between an upperclass English woman and a visiting American. Contains George Gershwin's last completed score
The bigamist by Ida Lupino ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A travelling salesman is caught between two spouses, one an upper-crust lady and the other a tough-talking waitress
Casanova's big night ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Hope is a tailor who impersonates the swashbuckling lover Casanova and ends up in absolute boudoir bedlam
Irwin Allen's Voyage to the bottom of the sea ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A routine scientific expedition to the North Pole turns into a race to save all mankind when a radiation belt in space causes a fiery inferno on Earth. The crew of atomic submarine Seaview battle saboteurs, giant-sea creatures, and enemy submarines
James Stewart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shenandoah: A wealthy Virginia landowner refuses to participate in the Civil War until an attack on his family forces him to take a stand
Beyond a reasonable doubt by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guilty - beyond a reasonable doubt - such is the incontrovertible law which pardons the innocent and condemns the guilty. But just how fallible is the process of law? To what extent can deceit, prejudice and the cruel powers of fate intervene to set a murderer free, or send an innocent man to the electric chair
Until they sail by Robert Wise ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The men of New Zealand march off to war, leaving behind cities and villages filled with women and loneliness. In time, new men come ashore: U.S. Marines facing uncertain futures in Pacific battles yet to come. And new loves, tender or tragic, transitory or lasting, begin to flower
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
Decameron nights by Giovanni Boccaccio ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trio of love stories. Seeking to win the affection of a young widow, Boccaccio, the famous medieval teller of risqué tales, vies with her in relating stories about love, marriage, and infidelity. Setting: 14th century Italy
Serenade ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The movie features the turbulent life of an opera star from the beginning of his career to his great final success
 
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Alternative Names
Beauvoir de Havilland, Joan de 1917-2013
Burfield, Joan 1917-2013
De Beauvoir de Havilland, Joan 1917-
De Beauvoir de Havilland, Joan 1917-2013
de Havilland, Joan
De Havilland, Joan 1917-
De Havilland, Joan 1917-2013
DeHavilland, Joan 1917-
DeHavilland, Joan 1917-2013
Fontaine-Gagné, André
Fontaine Gagnon, André
Fontaine-Gagnon, André-J
Fontaine-Gagnon, J.-André
Fontaine, J.-André
Fontaine, J. André Gagnon-
Fontaine, Jean-A
Fontaine, Joan
Fontaine, Joan, 1917-
Gagné, André Fontaine-
Gagnon, André Fontaine
Gagnon, André-J. Fontaine-
Gagnon-Fontaine, J. André
Gagnon, J.-André
Gagnon, J.-André Fontaine-
Gagnon, Julien
Havilland, Joan de 1917-
Havilland, Joan de 1917-2013
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English (435)
French (18)
Spanish (11)
German (10)
Italian (3)
Chinese (2)
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