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Watson, Minor 1889-1965

Works: 72 works in 127 publications in 1 language and 6,042 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  War films  Screwball comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and held by 1,136 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 753 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 )

34 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical picture about Jackie Robinson's life and role in baseball. Robinson portrays himself in the picture
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and held by 587 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 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Parris Mitchell, 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 fiancee. He takes up with a woman "from the wrong side of the tracks" and an ensuing accident leaves him a cripple. When Parris, now a full-fledged doctor returns home, it takes everything he has ever learned and experienced to put things right again
Guadalcanal diary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 272 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 265 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 248 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 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 73 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 )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 67 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

This double feature contains documentaries on Jackie Robinson and Joe Louis, two of America's greatest sports legends, on one DVD
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
Hoosiers by -( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pride of the Yankees: Traces the life of Lou Gehrig, famous baseball Hall of Fame player who played in 2130 consecutive games before falling at age 37 to ALS, a deadly nerve disease which now bears his name. Gehrig is followed from his athletic childhood in New York to his famous 'Luckiest Man' speech at his farewell day in 1939
Happy land( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 11 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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Minor Watson Amerikaans acteur (1889-1965)

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مینور واتسون بازیگر آمریکایی


English (71)

Greatest classic films collectionTen wanted men