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Benson, Sally 1897-1972

Works: 101 works in 438 publications in 5 languages and 11,867 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Short stories  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Librettist, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Author of introduction, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sally Benson
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

70 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beguiling murderer charms his unsuspecting family, but soon his niece and namesake begins to suspect her uncle is hiding a terrible secret
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

51 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
Viva Las Vegas by George Sidney( Visual )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix. At least, he will be ready to race once he has the money to buy an engine. He gets the cash easily enough, but loses it when a pretty swimming pool manager takes his mind off things. It seems he will lose both the race and the girl. His problems don't get any easier when rival Elmo Mancini, a fellow racer and womaniser, gets in the way
Stories of the gods and heroes by Sally Benson( Book )

17 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The stories ... have been taken from The age of fable by Thomas Bulfinch. I have rewritten some of them entirely, and have ... edited ... others." cf. Author's note
Scenes for student actors; dramatic selections from new plays by Frances Cosgrove( Book )

in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

55 short stories from the New Yorker by New Yorker( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junior miss by Sally Benson( )

20 editions published between 1941 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, direction Rapley Theatre Company, Edmund Plohn, manager, Max Gordon presents "Junior Miss," a new comedy by Jerome Chodorov and Joseph Fields, based on the stories by Sally Benson, staged by Moss Hart, setting by Frederick Fox, general manager, Ben A. Boyer, all clothes under the supervision of Rose Bogdanoff
Summer magic by Walt Disney( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a close-knit Boston family loses their fortune, they find a wealth of family secrets, young love, and charming summer nights in Beulah, Maine. A good-natured postmaster, pretentious cousin Julia, and the mysterious absentee landlord, Mr. Hamilton, populate their new life in a charming old yellow house. Featuring an all-star supporting cast, including Burl Ives, Dorothy McGuire, and Deborah Walley, this classic and wondrous tale will delight the entire family
Meet me in St. Louis by Sally Benson( Book )

21 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anecdotes of a Smith family of St. Louis
The singing nun( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With lilting melodies and an earnest sense of higher calling, Ann takes her faith where it might not otherwise go - onto the world's airwaves. Her "Dominique" becomes a smash single
Women and children first by Sally Benson( Book )

3 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come to the stable( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two nuns from a French convent arrive in a small New England town with a plan to build a children's hospital
The young and beautiful : a play in three acts by Sally Benson( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conspirator( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new bride is confronted by the fact that her British husband is a Communist agent
No man of her own( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The rich Harkness in-laws, and their other son Bill, had never seen Patrice, so they accept her and her newborn son into their family. However, Steve eventually finds her and starts to blackmail her
Seventeen; a musical comedy, based on Booth Tarkington's Seventeen by Walter Kent( Book )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People are fascinating by Sally Benson( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little women (1949) : shooting script by Andrew Solt( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen; a musical comedy by Walter Kent( )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily by Sally Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Shadow of a doubt
Alternative Names
Evarts, Esther 1897-1972

Sally Benson Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

Sally Benson Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1897-1972)

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Sally Benson amerikansk manusförfattare

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Sally Benson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Sally Benson auteur de nouvelles et scénariste de films

Sally Benson escriptora estatunidenca

Sally Benson escritora estadounidense

Sally Benson sceneggiatrice statunitense

Sally Benson scriitoare americană

Sally Benson US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin und Schriftstellerin

Sally Benson yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Smith, Sara Mahala Redway 1897-1972

Smith, Sara Mahala Redway 1900-1972

Smith, Sarah 1897-1972

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Meet me in St. LouisViva Las VegasThe singing nun