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Young, Loretta 1913-2000

Works: 628 works in 1,306 publications in 9 languages and 14,284 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Documentary films  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

40 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grand hopes to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's neglected wife becomes infatuated with him
The stranger by Orson Welles( Visual )

205 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-Nazi is allowed to escape from a German war crimes prison after World War II to lead the Allies to a notorious spy planning to revive the Third Reich. The trail leads to a small Connecticut town where intrigue and murder combine for a tense situation
Platinum blonde by Frank Capra( Visual )

22 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Platinum blonde is a glorious spoof of the newspaper business in New York City during the Depression; Ann Schuyler, a wealthy socialite, meets reporter "Stew" Smith and the two fall madly in love. The comedy begins as she tries to transform him from a ruffian newsman into a convincing gentleman."--Container
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4: Wild Bill: Explores the life and directorial times of William A. Wellman. The men who made the movies: Wellman shares many stories and speaks bluntly of the producers with who he has worked and describes his remarkable star-making and star-spotting abilities. He was responsible for helping actors win Oscars and discovered such notable actors as James Cagney and Gary Cooper
Along came Jones( Visual )

16 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Melody Jones rides into town looking for work and is mistaken for the evil desperado Monte Jarrad. Jones lets all the special treatment go to his head until the real outlaw shows up looking for him
Lon Chaney collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unknown (63 min.): Alonzo is an armless knife thrower and marksman for a circus, but he's hiding a secret that will lead to murder and betrayal
The Loretta Young show( Visual )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three live television plays, hosted by and starring Loretta Young
Come to the stable( Visual )

9 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to fulfill a promise made to God for saving a hospital from destruction during World War II, Sister Margaret and Sister Scolastica arrive in Connecticut with the dream of building a children's hospital. All they need is land and money. They already have the most essential ingredient-- faith
The Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Saracens retake the holy city of Jerusalem, King Richard the Lionheart vows to reclaim the city for Christianity. In order to get crucial supplies, he resigns himself to marrying Berengaria of Navarre -- but this marriage of convenience turns to one of passion when the beautiful and determined young woman joins him in the treacherous battle to save the holy city
International and transracial adoptions : a mental health perspective by Christopher Bagley( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the factors that contribute to adjustment in adoption. It draws upon the British National Child Development study which indicates that adoption is a powerful environmental influence on children who, without adoption, would be at risk of developing major behavioural problems
The Farmer's daughter by H. C Potter( Visual )

15 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An independent Swedish farm girl revolts against her boss and beau by running for his seat in Congress
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret
Eternally yours( Visual )

34 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a magic show; it's a love triangle; it's escapism at its best. Complete with world cruises, chincilla coats, champagne hangovers, elaborate lodges, and Houdini-like stunts, this melodrama/comedy is refreshing from beginning to end
Born to be bad by Lowell Sherman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A childless couple agree to take a boy into their home after his mother is declared unfit. The mother is determined to take advantage of the man and tries to blackmail him. In the end, selfless love and charity are celebrated in this heartwarming movie
5 film noir killer classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger: Orson Welles directs and stars in this thriller about a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor. A war crimes detective turns up determined to expose him -- even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
Cause for alarm by Tay Garnett( Visual )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dillusional and ill husband is convinced his wife and best friend are trying to kill him. When his wife accidentally shoots him, she must retrieve aletter he wrote to the district attorney in which he accuses them of plotting his murder
The Loretta Young show( Visual )

11 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loretta Young always started her programs in the same way, a dramatic entrance, wearing a stunning gown, and then a brief introduction to the night's play. Her programs were in turn serious, amusing, or touching, but always tried to be uplifting, to teach as well as to entertain
The story of Alexander Graham Bell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memorable story of Bell, the inventor, and the first telephone
The things I had to learn by Loretta Young( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 1962 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspirational message, written almost like a sermon, on the lessons which the film star has learned in tact, wisdom, and manners, with only brief glimpses of her career and personal life
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Alternative Names
Loreta Jang

Loreta Janga

Loretta Jung

Loretta Young actrice américaine

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Loretta Young aktorka amerykańska

Loretta Young Amerikaans filmacteur

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Loretta Young US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Loretta Youngová

Young, Gretchen 1913-2000

Young, Gretchen M. 1913-2000

Young, Gretchen Michaela

Young, Gretchen Michaela 1913-2000

Young, Loretta

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Forbidden Hollywood collectionAlong came JonesThe Loretta Young showThe CrusadesThe Farmer's daughterIcons of screwball comedyEternally yoursCause for alarmThe story of Alexander Graham Bell