WorldCat Identities

Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Overview
Works: 637 works in 1,325 publications in 5 languages and 28,590 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Musical films  Animated films  Juvenile works  History  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Other, Scenarist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Agnes Moorehead
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

141 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
E.B. White's Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wilbur the pig and his friendship with Charlotte the spider. A tale of friendship and salvation; a story of the miracles of birth, friendship and death
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Scott, an attractive and wealthy New England widow, creates a social outcry in her community and within her family when she becomes romantically involved with Ron Kirby, her much younger gardener
Charlotte's web by Julia Roberts( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated musical about Wilbur the pig and his continuous peril, and about the meaning of life, friendship, loyalty, loneliness, and death as experienced by Wilbur and other animals on the farm
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

37 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan changes the heart of an entire town due to her own optimistic outlook on life
Hush-- hush, sweet Charlotte by Bette Davis( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
Jane Eyre by Orson Welles( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. But just when Mr. Rochester seems to be returning the attention, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram and her party to stay at his estates. Meanwhile, the secret of Thornfield Hall could ruin all their chances for happiness
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

20 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from the town's only resuscitator - at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the same life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessly and in secret - he tries it in a ham-handed way, further alienating Phillips' widow, Helen, with whom Merrick has now fallen in love, his persistence causing another tragedy which causes the woman to become blind. Merrick must remake his life, including going back to medical school, in an attempt to make amends and win Helen's love
Bewitched( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season (in color) of the classic television show about a housewife with magical powers
Johnny Belinda by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

7 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is hard on MacDonald farm in stony, windswept Nova Scotia - and harder for young Belinda, a deaf mute whose affliction has been confused with mental deficiency
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
The Stratton story by Sam Wood( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Chicago White sox pitcher, Monty Stratton. Stratton suffers a devastating hunting accident which leads to the amputation of one leg. Learning to walk with an artificial limb, he struggles to resume his career
Bewitched( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's magic in the heir when Samantha and Darrin welcome their new baby, Tabitha, in the second sensational season of "Bewitched". Contains 38 episodes
The twilight zone( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
Brigadoon original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
Bewitched( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary man married to a witch, has made her promise to stop using witchcraft. Yet, Samantha can't resist using her magical powers to solve her problems. Includes hysterical interludes of magical outbursts by other members of the family
Bewitched( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary man married to a witch, has made her promise to stop using witchcraft. Yet, Samantha can't resist using her magical powers to solve her problems. Includes hysterical interludes of magical outbursts by other members of the family
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Charlotte's web
Alternative Names
Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Moorehead, Agnes (Agnes Robertson), 1906-1974

Languages
English (371)

German (19)

French (4)

Spanish (3)

Italian (1)

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Show boatAll that heaven allowsCharlotte's webThe magnificent AmbersonsJane EyreMagnificent obsessionBewitchedBewitched