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Gibbons, Cedric 1895-1960

Overview
Works: 155 works in 236 publications in 2 languages and 30,428 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Fantasy films  Children's films  Comedy films  Romance films  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: ard, Artist, Set designer , adi, Director, Designer, Author, Film editor, Restager , Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cedric Gibbons
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

9 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 2,702 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 accidently 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
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to Talking Pictures - and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol (Gene Kelly) is caught in the transition, along with friend, (Donald O'Connor), prospective ladylove (Debbie Reynolds) and shrewish co-star (Jean Hagen)
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
Adam's rib by George Cukor( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assistant District Attorney Adam Bonner loves his wife Amanda, but doesn't care much for his opposing counsel in a sensational attempted-murder trial, an opponent who happens to be Amanda
Blackboard jungle by Richard Brooks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick and Nora Charles, a former detective and his rich, playful wife, investigate a murder case mostly for the fun of it
The great Ziegfeld by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of theatrical impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, whose show business empire begins when he stage-manages a tour for a strongman. With almost no money in the bank, he charms European stage star Anna Held to headline his "Follies". From 1907, Ziegfeld stages annual editions of Broadway's most fabulous revue. Eventually, Ziegfeld abandons Anna in favor of other beauties. Ziegfeld comes to realize that his new romance with Follies-girl Audrey Dane, is all wrong, settling instead for good-natured actress Billie Burke. Bankrupted by the Depression, Ziegfeld dies as he plans a spectacular comeback
The yearling by Clarence Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, Jody, living with his family on the Florida frontier shortly after the Civil War, must sacrifice his pet fawn for his family's survival
Another thin man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explosives manufacturer suspects a young man is out to kill him. He calls in Nick and Nora (with new baby) to sort things out
The women by Clare Boothe Luce( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another
After the thin man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick investigates the case of a missing man and later a murder that is connected to Nora's family
Song of the thin man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a charity gambling benefit aboard the S.S. Fortune, the tables are hot, the jazz is hotter and before you know it, a bandleader's body is growing cold. They're playing your song Nick and Nora Charles!
Shadow of the thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jockey who threw a race is murdered in the locker room. Nick & Nora Charles are off to the races on another case of murder, mirth and perfect martinis
The thin man goes home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws come and go in Nick & Nora's lives, now it's time to meet the in-laws. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. at boarding school, grab Asta and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
Ben-Hur a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1925 and 2005 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
The picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorian Gray is an innocent young man who has his portrait painted by a close friend. Soon after he falls under the influence of amoral Lord Henry Wotton. Dorian soon jilts his fiancee, which leads to her suicide. This is the start of a life of increasing debauchery. Dorian realizes that the outward signs of this are apparent only in the portrait. Eventually the picture, secreted in his childhood playroom, becomes almost hideous to behold. But Dorian still has one pure love - Gladys, the niece of the original painter
Pat and Mike by George Cukor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman athlete of enormous promise in the worlds of both tennis and golf is pursued by a shady promoter who hopes to make her famous and make some money in the process
 
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Alternative Names
Cedric Gibbons

Cedric Gibbons irlandzki scenograf filmowy

Cedric Gibbons scenografo irlandese

Cedric Gibbons US-amerikanischer Art Director

Gibbons, Austin Cedric

Gibbons, Austin Cedric 1893-1960

Sedriks Gibonss

Седрик Гиббонс

Седрік Гіббонс

سدریک گیبنز

სედრიკ გიბონსი

セドリック・ギボンズ

塞德里克·吉本森

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Singin' in the rainBlackboard jungleThe thin manThe great ZiegfeldThe yearlingThe womenAfter the thin manBen-Hur a tale of the Christ