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Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Works: 530 works in 1,433 publications in 5 languages and 29,083 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Musical films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Television programs  Comedy films  History  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Scenarist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Agnes Moorehead
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

182 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,378 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 )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,887 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."
Bewitched by Nora Ephron( Visual )

150 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,367 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
Show boat by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,878 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 )

41 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,342 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 )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 989 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 )

51 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 )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 883 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 )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

28 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from a rescue team. They have to use the town's only resuscitator. At that same moment the beloved, local doctor has a heart attack and dies while waiting for the life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessly and in secret - he decides to give it a try. He alienates the doctor's widow, Helen, with whom Bob has now fallen in love. His persistence causes another tragedy, and he must remake his life
Johnny Belinda by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 605 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 Stratton story by Sam Wood( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 438 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 )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season (in color) of the classic television show about a housewife with magical powers
Brigadoon original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special high-definition collection of nineteen classic episodes from Rod Serling's legendary series that features some of Hollywood's biggest names and is filled with twists and turns that will take the viewer beyond the deepest realms of imagination!
The singing nun( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 295 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
The bat by Gertrude Käsebier( Visual )

25 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery writer takes up residence in a haunted mansion and becomes involved with a bank scandal and a sinister figure in a bat costume
The big street( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haughty nightclub singer Gloria Lyons doesn't have time for the little people, including Little Pinks, the busboy who adores her. Then Gloria is paralyzed when a mobster knocks her down the stairs, and those little people are the only ones who help her
The lavender lady by Agnes Moorehead( Recording )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This memorial album presents excerpts from Ms. Moorehead's one-woman show entitled "An intimate evening with the fabulous redhead." Her performance features selections of prose readings, poetry, and personal accounts
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Charlotte's web
Alternative Names
Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Moorehead, Agnes (Agnes Robertson), 1906-1974

English (545)

German (46)

Spanish (16)

French (11)

Italian (5)

Charlotte's webBewitchedShow boatAll that heaven allowsThe magnificent AmbersonsMagnificent obsessionThe singing nun