Moore, Terry 1929-
Most widely held works about Terry Moore
Most widely held works by Terry Moore
Peyton Place ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets.
Daddy long legs ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences.
Second chances ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, "Second Chances" is the uplifting tale of a little girl's physical and emotional reawakening after a car crash.
Come back, little Sheba ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Lola Delaney is a vulgar, dumpy, less-than-bright "shotgun bride" who is married to recovering alcoholic Doc Delaney. Their unhappy marriage is made even more unhappy when a sexy stranger, Marie, rents a room from Lola. Lola is a tiresome creature who never stops talking, especially about the "imminent" return of her runaway dog Sheba. Doc is having enough trouble staying from the bottle and resigning himself to his marriage without the curvaceous Marie arousing his baser instincts.
Beneath the 12-mile reef ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
A Romeo-and-Juliet romance/adventure featuring a Greek family of sponge divers from Tarpon Springs and a "Conch" family from Key West in competition for machismo and profits in the sponge industry.
Mighty Joe Young ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Mighty Joe Young is a 15-foot African gorilla. His best friend and protector is Jill Young. Against her better judgment, Jill allows Joe to be brought to the States as a nightclub attraction. He later breaks loose and goes on a rampage.
Daddy long legs ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
A playboy traveling through Europe anonymously sponsers a lovely young girl whom he sends to college in America. Complications arise when they meet two years later and fall in love.
The passions of Howard Hughes by Terry Moore ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
N this new book by former wife and legally recognized widow, Ms. Terry Moore, the private Hughes is finally revealed. Howard Hughes was more than a mysterious tragic character who played out his life before a fascinated world. He was flesh & blood, and perhaps one of the greatest romantics of the 20th Century. For the first time, Howard speaks about his passions, his romantic exploits & his daredevil flying escapades. This is the compelling account of his passions for flying and his love for Hollywood's most famous starlets. Now his best friend and confidante shares every last detail of his love affairs & his life in this steamy true story that reads like a novel. Includes the firt time release of conversations between the billionaire & his starlet wife. You'll hear the mysterious Hughes as very few have, speaking with his wife and gossiping about celebrities.Abridged on two cassettes. Written and Told by Terry Moore. Three Hours. --This text refers to the Audio Cassette edition.
A Christmas wish ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck.
The beauty and the billionaire by Terry Moore ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The great Rupert ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
"Jimmy Durante plays the patriarch of a faded vaudeville team who suddenly finds a great deal of money hidden in his house. The authorities suspect Durante of being a thief, but in fact the culprit is a beneficent squirrel named Rupert. Once everything is straightened out, Durante makes a triumphant return to the stage, with Rupert as his 'teammate.'"--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide.
Mighty Joe Young ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
A huge gorilla is brought from Africa to perform in a night club act.
Between heaven & hell ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
A young self-centered Southern boy learns a great deal about life while serving in World War II.
Beneath the twelve mile reef ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Two families are engaged in murderous competition for accomplishment and profits underneath the sea.
Man on a tightrope ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Fredric March stars in this story of a Czechoslovakian circus troop whose members are drafted into the military when the communists take over. But as they near the Bavarian border, they decide to make a break to escape to the West.
Shack out on 101 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
A waitress at a seaside cafe gets caught in a web of treacherous intrigue when she discovers that her workplace is a secret station for spies.
A Christmas wish ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A down-on-their-luck family moves into a ground floor apartment where Rupert the squirrel lives in the attic. Rupert acts as the family's beneficent guardian angel - not only saving Christmas, but changing their lives forever.
Beverly Hills Brats ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Scooter's got everything that a Beverly Hills kid could want, except that his family acts as if he doesn't exist. So he offers a bungling burglar $500,000 to stage a fake kidnapping - and Scooter and the burglar get kidnapped themselves.
The still life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Alcoholic artist Julian Lamont struggles to pick up the pieces of his tattered life. A recluse, Julian creates a new art genre called Destructionism, and his works catapult him into the limelight. As his success in the art world grows, Julian loses touch with the artist he truly desires to be and his personal life soon tailspins out of control.
The passions of Howard Hughes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A fascinating look at how power, possessions and personality created a lifetime of passionate affairs with the most desirable women in the world.
Action and adventure films Aggressive behavior in animals Animal films Animal welfare Biography Boardinghouses Businesspeople Celebrities Christmas films City and town life College students Comedy films Drama DVD-Video discs Entertainers Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations France French students Girls Gorilla Horses Housewives Hughes, Howard,--1905-1976 Human-animal relationships Man-woman relationships Married people May-December romances Melodrama Middle-aged men Millionaires Moore, Terry,--1929- Musical films Musical films New Hampshire New York (State)--New York Nightclubs Orphans Recovering alcoholics Relations with women Romance films Squirrels Traffic accidents United States Vaudeville Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Young women
Ford, Jan, 1929-
Ford, Judy, 1929-
Hughes, Howard, Mrs., 1929-
Hughes, Terry Moore, 1929-
Koford, Helen, 1929-
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