WorldCat Identities

Blondell, Joan

Works: 456 works in 1,062 publications in 4 languages and 21,095 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Dance films  Film noir  Gangster films  Rock films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Joan Blondell
Grease by John Travolta( Visual )

33 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical about the fabulous 50's. This edition includes retrospective interviews with principal stars, the director and producer
Public enemy by William A Wellman( Visual )

50 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in English and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Relates the story of a young man's rise in the criminal underworld in Prohibition-era urban America"--Wikipedia
Desk set( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius
Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

34 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an aspiring songwriter, four single actresses, and the staging of a new musical play on Broadway. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Dames by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends and family members caught in the middle
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( Visual )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and German and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kid thinks he's the best 5-card stud player in town, but The Man has never been beaten. It is therefore inevitable that they go head-on, and what a game it will be: a non-stop, stud poker duel-to-the-death to decide who will be the reigning king of the New Orleans gambling world
The Busby Berkeley disc( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 21 song-and-dance numbers choreographed & directed by Busby Berkeley, excerpted from movie musicals originally released by Warner Bros. Pictures between 1933-1937
Opening night by John Cassavetes( Visual )

30 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Broadway actress who is unable to admit that she is aging must confront her personal and professional turmoils in order to make a part her own
Footlight parade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
Topper ; Topper returns( Visual )

12 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Topper]: A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. [Topper returns]: Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer
Support your local gunfighter by James Garner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Garner plays a gambler who runs away from a madam with marriage on her mind, and is mistaken for a gunfighter in the troubled town of Purgatory
Topper returns by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

57 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in English and French and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer
Nightmare alley( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanton Carlisle is an ambitious carnie who plays scams alongside phony mentalist Zeena and her alcoholic husband Pete, working the crowd as Zeena pretends to read their minds. But Stan has no intention of staying with the carnival; he has his heart set on an upscale night club act
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
Center door fancy by Joan Blondell( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will success spoil Rock Hunter? by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad man tries to convince a Hollywood star to endorse a line of lipstick
Bullets or ballots( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disgraced New York detective joins a racketeer's payroll and sets the syndicate up for a fall
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: Other men's women: Bill and Jack are railroad men. When Bill comes to stay with Jack and his wife, Bill and Lily fall in love. Jack confronts Bill about his suspicions and the two fight, leaving Jack seriously injured. The purchase price: Joan Gordon is a singer tiring of her relationship with Eddie. She flees to North Dakota to become a mail-order bride. Happiness is threatened by her stubborn husband, a lecherous neighbor and the appearance of Eddie
Desk set by Phoebe Ephron( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunny Watson is the head of the research department at a large television network. The network executives hire Richard Sumner, an absent-minded systems engineer, to computerize operations to maximize their efficiency. Bunny fears that Sumner intends to replace her staff with a giant computer. His presence makes the staff nervous and begins to affect her strained romance with network executive Mike Cutler
The twilight zone( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gold diggers of 1933 Dames The Busby Berkeley disc Footlight parade
Gold diggers of 1933DamesThe Busby Berkeley discFootlight paradeTopper returnsForbidden Hollywood collectionDesk set
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English (343)

French (5)

German (3)

Spanish (1)