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Watson, Minor 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 66 works in 101 publications in 1 language and 5,505 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Humor  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Juvenile works  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Minor Watson
Woman of the year by George Stevens ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 915 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 goes home ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 732 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
The Jackie Robinson story ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Jackie Robinson story details the heroic struggles and triumphs of the first black player in the Major Leagues
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of General Custer from the time he enters West Point military academy, through the American Civil War, and finally to his death at Little Big Horn. The battle against Chief Crazy Horse is portrayed as a crooked deal between politicians and a corporation which wants the land Custer gave to the Indians
Kings Row ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an aspiring doctor loses the one woman in his life to a tragic and untimely death, he goes off to Europe to forget. While he's gone, his friend Drake loses his inherited fortune and his fiance. He takes up with a woman "from the wrong side of the tracks" and an ensuing accident leaves him a cripple. When Cummings, now a full-fledged doctor returns home, it takes everything he has ever learned and experienced to put things right again
The Star by Stuart Heisler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movie queen Margaret Elliot's popularity and fortune have gone bad. But she's sure she can jump-start her dimming career. "One good picture is all I need" she says
Charlie Chan in Paris ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Chan battles an entire conspiracy - filled with multiple murders - wherein the prime suspect appears to have committed crimes in three places at once!"--Container
Guadalcanal diary ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a devoted platoon of Marines through the terrors of war in the South Pacific
Gentleman Jim by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boxer James J. Corbett, the bank clerk turned World Champion who elevated boxing from bare-knuckled brawling to the sport of skill it is today
The complete Thin Man collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
Abe Lincoln in Illinois by John Cromwell ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Abraham Lincoln, describing his years as a shopkeeper and postmaster, his years on the prairie when he was ridden by doubts and fears, his hesitant candidacy for the Illinois legislature, his tragic love affair, his years as a taciturn lawyer, and his martyred acceptance of the nomination for President of the United States
Ten wanted men ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scott stars as Arizona rancher John Stewart, who is determined to rule his vast empire with strongwilled integrity. Stewart meets opposition, however, from a local landowner who prefers the persuasive power of the pistol to the letter of the law. Suddenly, Stewart is forced to defend himself and the woman he loves against his opponent's renegades who are determined to ransack the town
A southern Yankee ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red Skelton plays a feather-brained bellboy who takes on the identity of a Confederate spy and conveys false maps and instructions to deceive the Confederate forces
To the shores of Tripoli ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergeant Dixie Smith has more raw recruits to turn into Marines. One of them is cocky Chris Winters, the son of an officer. Chris is hot after the major's niece. His attitude problem puts him in a position to redeem himself with D-Day fast approaching
The life of Jackie Robinson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This vintage film biography of Jackie Robinson traces his career from the Negro Leagues to the Major Leagues, and of course, he was the first to break the "color line" in major league baseball
The Jackie Robinson Story Sanders of the river ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Jackie Robinson story is a dramatized account of Robinson's journey through the Jim Crow sports establishment to baseball's major leagues
Urban sports legends ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Jackie Robinson story": Robinson endures racial slurs and threats to become not only the first black ballplayer in the major leagues, but one of its greatest. "The Joe Louis story": Follows the career of Joe Lewis from his early days in boxing to his ill-fated comeback attempt against Rocky Marciano. "It's good to be alive": The heroic story of baseball great Roy Campanella's recovery from a crippling car accident
Jackie & Joe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical pictures, one about Jackie Robinson's life and role in baseball, and the other about Joe Louis and his boxing career
American sports legends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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