WorldCat Identities

Darwell, Jane 1880-1967

Works: 134 works in 417 publications in 7 languages and 11,951 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Romance films  War films  Epic films  Western films  Comedy films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jane Darwell
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck( Visual )

130 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinopsis : Georgia, 1861. En la elegante mansión sureña de Tara vive Scarlett O'Hara, la más bella, caprichosa y egoísta joven de la región. Ella suspira por el amor de Ashley, pero él está enamorado y prometido con la prima de Scarlett, la dulce y buena Melanie. Corren todavía tiempos felices en Tara, pero por poco tiempo, la Guerra de Secesión está a punto de estallar. En la última fiesta acontecida antes del comienzo de las hostilidades entre el norte y el sur, Scarlett conoce al simpático y apuesto Rhett Butler, un arrogante y aventurero vividor, que sólo piensa en si mismo y que no tiene ninguna intención de participar en el conflicto. Lo que él desea es hacerse rico y conquistar el corazón de la hermosa Scarlett
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

17 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Bright eyes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley--until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster
Curly top by 20th Century Fox( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphaned sisters are adopted by the wealthy trustee of their orphanage. Problems arise when the trustee falls in love with the teenaged sister
3 godfathers by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fugitive bank robbers care for the newborn of the woman they just buried, knowing it ruins any chance of escape. Director John Ford's western retelling of the Bibilical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece
The Lemon drop kid( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racetrack betting tipster at a Florida racetrack offers some "good advice" and lives to regret it. It's his money or his life when mobster Moose Moran gives him until Christmas to make up a $10,000 error
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
Design for living by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of Americans in Paris who enter into a very adult 'gentleman's' agreement, in this continental pre-Code comedy freely adapted by Ben Hecht (Notorious) from a play. A risque relationship comedy and a witty take on creative pursuits, it concerns a commercial artist unable, or unwilling, to choose between the equally dashing painter and playwright she meets on a train en route to the City of Light
Wagon master by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mormon wagon train headed for Utah hooks up with two horse traders, the members of a traveling medicine show, and a tribe of Navajo Indians. The group is threatened by a gang of outlaws who use the wagon train as a hideout
Jesse James by Che Zhang( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
All through the night by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big shot gambler investigating the murder of his favorite German baker stumbles upon a Nazi plot to blow up an American warship and is framed for murder in this comedy-thriller
Hit the deck( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 164 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 grapes of wrath( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression
The bigamist by Ida Lupino( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compassionate look at a lonely man who finds himself married to (and in love with) two different women
Life begins at 40 by George Marshall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kenesaw H. Clark hires a young ex-con, Lee Austen, to work at his paper, the town's rich banker, Colonel Abercrombie shuts down Clark's operation
The Barbara Stanwyck collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Craig's wife by George Kelly( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Craig (Russell) is a heartless woman who has married a good and simple man, Walter (Boles), but she has done so only for the security he can bring to her
The last hurrah( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Skeffington, the political boss of a New England town, fights his last campaign. This flavorful melodrama is based on Edwin O'Connor's novel of politics, loosely patterned after the life of Boston's Mayor Curley
The grapes of wrath = Les raisins de la colère by John Ford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Joad family's exodus in the 1930s from the Oklahoma dust bowl to California
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