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Colbert, Claudette

Overview
Works: 404 works in 1,106 publications in 7 languages and 19,032 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Road films  Romantic comedy films  History  Historical films  Romance films  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Costume designer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Claudette Colbert
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

116 editions published between 1934 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich young woman marries an idle playboy against her father's will. Her father holds her captive on his yacht but she escapes and, while on her way to New York, becomes entangled with an unemployed news reporter
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

37 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

49 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford( Visual )

41 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical drama that tells the story of a young frontier leader, his spirited wife, and their struggles in the backwoods of New York state
Gift from the sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh( Recording )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegant and wise meditations on youth and age, love and marriage, solitude, peace and contentment
Since you went away by John Cromwell( Visual )

18 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hiltons are an average family living in a Midwestern town. The father of the household has waived his 3A status and enlisted to go overseas. His wife must now act as father and mother to their two daughters and keep their father's memory alive
Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

36 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt, 48 B.C. Cleopatra is facing palace revolt in her kingdom. She decides to embrace the arrival of Julius Caesar as a way of solidifying her power under Roman rule. When Caesar is led astray by Cleopatra and is killed, she transfers her affections to Marc Antony. She does all that she can to dazzle Marc on a barge fit for a king. But her trick may not work this time around. A web of royal deception and betrayal
The egg and I by Fiona Cameros( Visual )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and Portuguese and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just after she has said 'I do,' Betty learns that her new husband, Bob, has left his white-collar job with plans to raise chickens on a rustic farm located miles away from civilization. Betty tries to make the best of her situation in their ramshackle house but never-ending repairs, a malevolent wood-burning stove, rain, ornery livestock and a seductive neighbor do not make it easy!
Midnight by Mitchell Leisen( Visual )

16 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
The golden age of television( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
So proudly we hail!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the lives of three U.S. Army nurses who leave San Francisco for their tour of duty in Hawaii in December 1941. The attack on Pearl Harbor changes their destination, and their lives. Led by Lt. Janet Davidson, the nurses are sent to Bataan, in the Philippines. Faced with untested nurses, the group quickly become battle-weary veterans. When Bataan falls, the American forces flee to the offshore island of Corregidor, where they find the Japanese assault just as intense
Three came home( Visual )

32 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, the Far East island of Borneo is captured by the Japanese. Based on true events this is the story of American author Agnes Newton Keith who along with her husband, a British administrator, is arrested. Their family is separated and placed into different prison camps. The camp commander takes an avid interest in the authoress, but does not intervene when she is subject to torture, starvation and humiliation at the hands of the guards. Told in agonizing detail, this is the story of her confinement and attempt at escape
The sign of the cross by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

15 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 64 C.E., the corrupt and maniacal Emperor Nero torches Rome, and is advised to blame the ensuing destruction on the unsuspecting Christians. Meanwhile, Roman Prefect Marcus Superbus falls for an innocent and beautiful Christian maiden, Mercia. When the seductive and wicked Empress, Poppaea, learns that she has a rival for Marcus' affections, she conspires to send all Christians to a chilling death
Pre-code Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torch singer: Claudette Colbert plays a sexy radio chanteuse who passes her time with an entourage of drunken debauched friends while raising her child born out of wedlock. The Code prohibited stories of illicit love and drunkenness
Preston Sturges : the filmmaker collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealty heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
The smiling lieutenant( Visual )

8 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on patrol, Lieutenant Nikolaus Niki von Preyn winks at his beautiful love interest, Franzi. However, a frumpy princess named Anna mistakenly believes he is flirting with her. Niki soon finds himself walking down the aisle at his own royal wedding and being whisked away to a neighboring kingdom. When Franzi follows the newlyweds, she finds herself tangled between her old love and a new friendship with Anna
The Cecil B. DeMille collection( Visual )

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

"Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in The sign of the cross; trek through a perilous jungle with Four frightened people; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of Cleopatra; journey back in time with the glorious story of The crusades; and see how the West was really won in the explosive Union Pacific."--Container
Without reservations by Claudette Colbert( Visual )

12 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An author is looking for a man to play the leading role in the film version of her book when she meets returning World War II soldiers on a train, and she is determined to turn one of them into the needed actor
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't take it with you: A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
 
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It happened one night
Alternative Names
Chauchoin, Claudette Lily, 1905-1996

Chauchoin, Emilie Claudette 1903-1996

Chauchoin, Lily Claudette.

Chauchoin, Lily Claudette 1903-1996

Chauchon, Lily Claudette

Chauchon, Lily Claudette 1903-1996

Chauchouin, Claudette

Claudette Colbert actrice française

Claudette Colbert actriz estadounidense

Claudette Colbert actriz franco-estadounidense

Claudette Colbert aktorka amerykańska

Claudette Colbert attrice francese

Claudette Colbert Frans actrice (1903-1996)

Claudette Colbert französisch-US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Claudette Colbert French-American stage and film actress

Claudette Colbert Pranses-Amerikana nga aktres iti pelikula ken entablado

Claudette Colbert ranskalais-yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijätär

Claudette Colbertová

Colbertová, Claudette 1905-1996

Klaudet Kolbert

Klodet Kolber

Klodeta Kolbēra

Klodett Kolber

Κλοντέτ Κολμπέρ Γάλλοαμερικανίδα ηθοποιός

Кладэт Кальбер

Клаудет Колберт

Клодет Колбер

Клодет Кольбер

Клодетт Колбер

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קלודט קולבר

كلوديت كولبيرت

کلودت کولبرت

کلوڈیٹ کولبر

클로데트 콜베르 여배우

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The Palm Beach storyGift from the seaSince you went awayMidnightBoom townSo proudly we hail!Three came homeThe sign of the crossThe premiere Frank Capra collection