WorldCat Identities

Watson, Minor 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 72 works in 123 publications in 1 language and 5,952 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Biographical films  War films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Minor Watson
 
Most widely held works by Minor Watson
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 1,063 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 by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 758 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 (the dog) and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
The Jackie Robinson story( Visual )

31 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 728 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 )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and held by 576 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
Kings Row( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 405 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 )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 390 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 343 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 266 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 262 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 258 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 243 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
The complete Thin Man collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 229 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
Ten wanted men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 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
To the shores of Tripoli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A care-free playboy joins the marines, is whipped into shape by a veteran sergeant, and earns the love of a navy nurse in this patriotic World War II film
A southern Yankee by Edward Sedgwick( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 63 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
The Jackie Robinson Story ; Sanders of the river( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 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
The Jackie Robinson story ; The Joe Louis story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jackie Robinson story: Jackie Robinson plays himself in this dramatization of his baseball career. The Joe Louis story: A dramatization of the boxing legend's rise and famous fight with Max Schelling
Urban sports legends( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 15 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 10 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
Happy land( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Iowa druggist becomes embittered when his son's life is cut short during World War II. The grieving father, helped by a friendly spirit, goes on a voyage of discovery and reconciliation
 
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Alternative Names
Minor Watson acteur américain

Minor Watson actor

Minor Watson Amerikaans acteur (1889-1965)

Minor Watson amerikansk skådespelare

Minor Watson amerikansk skodespelar

Minor Watson amerikansk skuespiller

Minor Watson attore statunitense

Minor Watson US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Майнор Уотсон

مینور واتسون بازیگر آمریکایی

マイナー・ワトソン

Languages
English (68)

Covers
Greatest classic films collectionThe complete Thin Man collectionTen wanted men