WorldCat Identities

Grapewin, Charles 1869-1956

Overview
Works: 111 works in 344 publications in 6 languages and 13,624 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  History 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Lyricist, Librettist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Charles Grapewin
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

74 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 5,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( Visual )

92 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Visual )

6 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Libeled lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York's Evening Star is sued by Connie Allensbury for $5 million for libel with claims that she is a home wrecker. The editor of the newspaper concocts a plan to catch Connie with a married man in order for the suit to be dropped. The editor may need a plan B when his personal life get tangled into this devious plot
Tobacco Road by John Ford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bankers plot to take over the farm of shiftless Jeeter Lester and his family
Broadway melody of 1938( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in German and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Raleight wants to produce a show on Broadway. He finds a backer, Herman Whipple and a leading lady, Sally Lee. But Caroline Whipple forces Steve to use a known star, not a newcomer. Sally purchases a horse, she used to train when her parents had a farm before the depression and with to ex-vaudevillians, she trains it to win a race, providing the money Steve needs for his show
Follow the boys( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When screen star Tony West is rejected for military service, he turns his talents to organizing big-name stars into camp shows for the enlisted men. Unfortunately, his efforts are so all-consuming that they threaten the relationship with his pregnant wife
Johnny Apollo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyrone Power stars as Bob Cain, Jr., a pampered college student whose life is apart when his father is thrown in jail for embezzlement. Broke and jobless, he changes his name to Johnny Apollo and becomes the right hand man of a notorious criminal
5 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Music man: Harold Hill poses as a boys' band leader to con naive Iowa townsfolk
One frightened night( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-mystery about an old millionaire whose million-dollar bequest brings a surplus of would-be heirs
The town pump : an American Comedy by Charles Grapewin( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sabotage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Tommy Grayson (Gordon Oliver) is arrested on suspicion of sabotage of the local manufacturing plant, his family and fiancée rush to his aid. But his neighbors and the factory workers are not convinced of his innocence. His father, Major Matt Grayson, a watchman at the plant, is sure that his upright son had nothing to do with the incident that caused the death of a test pilot. With the help of Tommy's fiancée (Arleen Whelan) and a group of his old friends, Major Grayson sets out to prove that his son was framed and bring the true culprits to justice"--Container
Captains courageous by Victor Fleming( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sea drama about a wealthy, spoiled, motherless brat (Freddie Bartholomew), who is washed overboard from an ocean liner bound for Europe and is rescued by a Portuguese sailor (Spencer Tracy) and his cod fishing fleet. Upon being rescued, the boy is forced to work for his keep and the story pursues his reactions and attitudes towards forced servitude and the very close relationship that develops between him and Manuel, the Portuguese fisherman. During the lad's tenure aboard the ship, he becomes a more loveable character and becomes emotionally distressed upon the accidental death of his friend, Manuel. The story ends with the boy being returned, reluctantly, to his wealthy father (Melvyn Douglas), as a changed individual
Signature collection: Luise Rainer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Big city] To avoid a taxi war, city officials blame a gang bombing on driver Joe Benton's wife, Anna, which leads to her being deported. The mayor is speaker at a boxers' banquet where Joe pleads for them to go with him to the wharf and rescue Anna from the ship
Magicien d'Oz by L. Frank Baum( Visual )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
Les raisins de la colere by John Ford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
A family affair( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience Andy Hardy's journey from start to finish. First witness Andy's rise from relatively humble beginnings in A Family Affair to become America's original favorite teenager. Then watch his madcap college coming-of-age in Andy Hardy's Double Life, his return from service in Love Laughs at Andy Hardy, and finally his rarely-seen return to Carvel as a grown man in Andy Hardy Comes Home. It's Hardy time - whoo-hoo! Newly Remastered
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.15 for 5 film col ... to 0.99 for Grapewin, ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Wizard of Oz
Covers
The Grapes of WrathThe Wizard of OzFollow the boys
Alternative Names
Charley Grapewin acteur américain

Charley Grapewin actor american

Charley Grapewin actor estadounidense

Charley Grapewin actor estatunidenc

Charley Grapewin ameerika näitleja

Charley Grapewin Amerikaans acteur (1869-1956)

Charley Grapewin amerikansk skodespelar

Charley Grapewin amerikansk skuespiller

Charley Grapewin amerikāņu aktieris

Charley Grapewin attore statunitense

Charley Grapewin dramatan Lamerikänik

Charley Grapewin pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Charley Grapewin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Charley Grapewin Usana aktoro

Charley Grapewin usona aktoro

Charley Grapewin yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Grapewin, Charles

Grapewin, Charley 1869-1956

Grapewin, Charlie 1869-1956

Грейпвин, Чарли

Чарлі Грейпвін

تشارلي غريبويت

تشارلي غريبوين ممثل أمريكي

چارلی قریپوین

چارلی گریپوین بازیگر آمریکایی

チャーリー・グレープウィン

查理·格普溫

Languages