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Pidgeon, Walter 1897-1984

Works: 387 works in 1,262 publications in 8 languages and 21,687 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Musical films  Children's films  History  War films  Biographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, Singer, Author, Speaker, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Walter Pidgeon
How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )

83 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Forbidden planet by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

98 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The far-off star Altair-IV, occupied by two lone inhabitants and Robie the Robot, is visited by a search party from Earth
Mrs. Miniver by William Wyler( Visual )

67 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This story of an average English middle-class family begins with the summer of 1939; when the sun shone down on a happy, careless people, who worked and played, reared their children and tended their gardens in that happy, easy-going England that was so soon to be fighting desperately for her way of life and for life itself."--Title screens. [The film] dramatizes the effect of the Second World War on the English at home. Mrs. Kay Miniver's tranquil domestic existence is torn to shreds by the winds of war: her husband, Clem, disappears on a secret volunteer mission; eldest son, Vin, joins the RAF; and the village faces regular German bombings with a typically British stiff-upper-lip. Embodying understated British courage in the face of danger, Mrs. Miniver's mission is to stay alive, and keep her family together with hope, strength, and dignity
Funny girl by William Wyler( Visual )

35 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical film that follows the early career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice
The last time I saw Paris by Richard Brooks( Visual )

98 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer recalls his romance with a wealthy American girl in Paris, and how he lost her
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

29 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and French and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulative movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
Big red by James Rosati( Visual )

19 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy sportsman hires a young, backwoods French Canadian orphan boy to exercise his champion Irish setter, Big Red. The bonds of loyalty that spring up between man, boy and dog lead them all into a succession of adventures, climaxing in a life-or-death confrontation with an unexpected adversary
Madame Curie by Ju li( Visual )

29 editions published between 1942 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayal of Marie and Pierre Curie, "partners in life and in their efforts to isolate the radioactive element radium"--Container
Fantastic voyage by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage to the bottom of the sea: Admiral Nelson takes scientists in his futuristic atomic submarine to explode a belt of radiation. Fantastic voyage: Follows the treacherous voyage of five scientists who are reduced to microscopic size and injected into the bloodstream of an injured Czechoslovak scientist to remove a cerebral blood clot which must be repaired from inside the brain
Dark command by Republic Pictures( Visual )

20 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the Civil War, emotions run high in the race for Federal Marshal of Kansas
Executive suite by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The president of a furniture company suddenly dies, leaving seven board members locked in a power struggle
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The timeless magic of Cinderella returns with Rodgers & Hammerstein's 1965 version of the classic tale filled with music, singing and magic. A poor and mistreated servant girl is transformed into a beautiful princess with the help of her fairy godmother, a pumpkin, a glass slipper and belief in impossible things in order to attend a lavish ball and find her prince!
Command decision( Visual )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Casey of the U.S. Army Air Forces in England must fight congressional representatives and his own chain of command to be allowed to complete an important mission
Man hunt by Fritz Lang( Visual )

17 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British hunter on vacation in the Bavarian Alps, in the forests near Adolf Hitler's home, gets Hitler in his gun sight, pondering whether or not he should shoot him
Blossoms in the dust by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Edna Gladney, founder of the Texas Children's home and Aid Society, every abandoned child deserves the miracle of a loving home. Edna's devotion echoes today as she declares, "There are no illegitimate babies-- only illegitimate parents."
Cinderella by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella comes to life in this enchanting version of the most beloved fairy tale
Hit the deck( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
The unfinished dance( )

in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decade you were born( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you were born in the 50s your parents spurred the biggest story of the 20th century, the rise of the middle class, and millions of Americans left the cities for the suburbs to own a home of their own, a building boom was on. This was the decade where people built Bomb Shelters, if you were born in the early fifties you are a baby Boomer, the most influential and powerful group of Americans ever born
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