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Harlow, Jean 1911-1937

Overview
Works: 262 works in 531 publications in 7 languages and 12,040 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Gangster films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jean Harlow
 
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Public enemy by William A Wellman( Visual )

46 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Relates the story of a young man's rise in the criminal underworld in Prohibition-era urban America"--Wikipedia
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

17 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film concerns the efforts of a social-minded New York lady to give a dinner party to a royal British couple, her difficulties in picking just the right kind of guests, the necessity of inviting some oddly matched couples, all of them involved in little personal tragedies, and finally the failure of the guests of honor to show up
Libeled lady( Visual )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all starts when society diva Loy slaps newsman Tracy with a libel suit. Tracy enlists fiancée Harlow and down-on-his luck Powell in a counter maneuver involving a rigged marriage, a phony seduction, a fabulously funny fishing scene, fisticuffs, broken promises and hearts and eventually, true love for all.--Container
Hell's angels by Howard Hughes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Oxford buddies fight on opposite sides during World War I. Each is torn between obedience to his country and that of his conscience. The most expensive movie of its time, the film features extensive aerial photography of a dogfight between R.A.F and German fighter planes
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman uses powerful men to get what she wants in life; a soldier falls in love with a woman during World War I; an amoral woman sleeps her way to the top floor of an office
Platinum blonde by Frank Capra( Visual )

14 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and German and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Platinum blonde is a glorious spoof of the newspaper business in New York City during the Depression; Ann Schuyler, a wealthy socialite, meets reporter "Stew" Smith and the two fall madly in love. The comedy begins as she tries to transform him from a ruffian newsman into a convincing gentleman."--Container
China seas by Tay Garnett( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
Wife vs. secretary( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of course Linda Stanhope trusts her husband Van. Their marriage is based on love and respect. Who cares if Van's secretary has the face of an angel and the body of a chorus girl? Who says a blonde bombshell can't type and take dictation? But people are whispering. And when Linda calls Van's hotel room late at night during his solo business trip to Havana, guess who answers
Red dust by Victor Fleming( Visual )

10 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis Carson, overseer of a rubber plantation in Indochina, gives refuge to a prostitute on the run from Saigon authorities. Romance is sparked but becomes heated when an engineer's wife steps into the picture
Bombshell( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen siren Lola Burns is fed up with the scandalous stories her publicist, Space Hanlon puts out, the endless arguments on the sets of her films and her family's constant drain on her money and peace of mind. Her attempts to get married, adopt a baby and quit the business altogether are constantly thwarted, unbeknownst to her, by Space, who is secretly in love with her
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smart money: Immigrant Greek barber has uncommon skills in playing poker and soon rises in the seedy world of illegal gambling, but pretty blondes remain his Achilles' heel--www.imdb.com
The girl from Missouri( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eadie's not easy, but she'll get her man! ... Just point her in the direction of New York's millionaires! Fresh from Missouri, plucky and ambitious Eadie Chapman ... intends to bag a rich hubby without abandoning her virtue. Just act like a lady, she tells gal pal and fellow huntress Kitty ... at a swanky soirée. 'If they wanted ladies, ' Kitty says, 'they'd be home with their wives.'"--Container
Saratoga( Visual )

9 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman tries to raise her status via engagement to the scion of a wealthy family. After she discovers that her father lost the farm in a bet to a bookie, she's determined to get it back, using only her wagering skills. The bookie has other ways of winning on his mind, but he knows it'll take more than luck to impress this lady
That's entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astair host this all-singing, all-dancing follow up to That's entertainment!, showing up more of what made the Golden Era of MGM moviemaking
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife Vs. Secretary (1936)
The first kings of comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
Reckless( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Broadway star married for love. The tabloids say she murdered for money. ... [Jean Harlow] plays musical star Mona Leslie, the bride of a champagne-stewed blueblood. When he blows his brains out, Mona is suspected of his murder, igniting a media frenzy"--Container
Red-headed woman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precensorship story of a gold-digging secretary who sets out to corral her married boss. Introduced by Leonard Maltin
Today is tonight, a novel by Jean Harlow( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal property( Visual )

4 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous situations develop as an upperclass young man, just released from prison, tries to get involved with a young widow
 
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Carpenter, Harlean

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Cin Harlou

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Ioanna Harlow

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Джин Гарлоу

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Џин Харлоу

ג'ין הארלו

جين هارلو

ژان هارلو بازیگر آمریکایی

ჯინ ჰარლოუ

진 할로

ジーン・ハーロウ

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Dinner at eightLibeled ladyHell's angelsWife vs. secretaryGreatest gangster films collectionThe girl from MissouriHarlow, an intimate biography