WorldCat Identities

Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Overview
Works: 454 works in 1,376 publications in 5 languages and 28,795 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Musical films  Science fiction television programs  Animated films  Juvenile works  History  Documentary television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Scenarist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Agnes Moorehead
Citizen Kane by Robert McKee( Visual )

172 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,333 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
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story is described by its author White as a tale of "friendship and salvation, a story of miracles -- the miracle of birth, the miracle of friendship, the miracle of death."
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,879 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
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

39 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,341 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
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English 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. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced of his innocence
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

49 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 926 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 )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 894 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 Robert Aldrich( Visual )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 822 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 Robert Young( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young orphaned Jane learns to survive by relying on her independence and intelligence. As a grown woman, she obtains a position as governess to the daughter of the mysterious Mr. Rochester. The story is a Gothic tale of gloom, dark castles and dense fog
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irresponsible playboy causes the widowhood and blindness of a beautiful woman. After a later encounter with her, he decides to dedicate his life to becoming a surgeon to try to cure her blindness
Bewitched( Visual )

23 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 601 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
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impoverished woman, living alone, is stalked by sinister, tiny spacemen in her small cabin after a flying saucer crash lands on her roof (1st work). A paranoid old woman has barricaded herself inside her home, afraid of letting Mr. Death in the door. When gunshots ring out and a police officer lies wounded outside her house she must decide whether or not to aid the victim (2nd work)
The Stratton story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 415 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 )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's magic in the heir when Samantha and Darrin welcome their new baby, Tabitha, in the second season of Bewitched
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 )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 358 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 )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 328 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 )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Montgomery stars as Samantha Stephens, a pretty typical American housewife who just happens to be a witch in this beloved comedy classic
The singing nun( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 293 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Charlotte's web
Alternative Names
Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Moorehead, Agnes (Agnes Robertson), 1906-1974

Languages
English (436)

German (36)

Spanish (10)

French (9)

Italian (6)

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Charlotte's webShow boatAll that heaven allowsThe magnificent AmbersonsJane EyreMagnificent obsessionBewitchedBewitchedThe singing nun