WorldCat Identities

Young, Gig 1913-1978

Overview
Works: 250 works in 685 publications in 5 languages and 11,356 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Western films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  War films  Martial arts films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Gig Young
 
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Desk set( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

38 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the Depression, an entire generation sought out the dance marathon as a means of survival. Gig Young won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor as the contest promoter
That touch of mink by Delbert Mann( Visual )

28 editions published between 1962 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's most eligible and richest bachelor makes the acquaintance of a naive country girl transplant to New York City by splashing mud all over the young lady. He sends his brilliant young financial advisor over to the automat, where her roommate is employed, to apologize unsuccessfully until the tycoon appears in person and charms the unemployed young lady into a date. Later, while on a trip in Bermuda she gets looped and breaks out in a rash. After a madcap romance they get married and when they return to Bermuda for their honeymoon, the groom has an attack of nerves and comes down with the blotches
Young at heart by Gordon Douglass( Visual )

20 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young at Heart centers on a family headed by a music-loving patriarch ... and his musically inclined daughters looking for romance. Doris Day ... plays the youngest daughter. Laurie, and Gig Young ... plays Alex Burke, a likable composer who comes for an extended visit and eventually wins the hearts of all three sisters. Frank Sinatra ... plays Barney Sloan, a cynical songwriter hired by Alex to do arrangements for an upcoming Broadway show"--Container
Teacher's pet by George Seaton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-taught reporter is forced to attend journalism school, where he falls in love with the teacher. In hopes of winning her romantic ardor, he poses as an inexperienced novice, with humorous results
Bring me the head of Alfredo Garcia by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2021 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A violent story of a down-and-out piano player in search of the severed head of a gigolo for which there is a million dollar bounty
Game of Death = Si wang you xi by Bruce Lee( Visual )

35 editions published between 1972 and 2020 in English and Chinese and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young kung-fu movie star refuses to sign with the syndicate, bringing him into conflict and deadly kung-fu action
The twilight zone by Jordan Peele( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists. The pilot episode "Where Is Everybody?" has a man wandering through an empty ghost town seeking someone, anyone, to break his isolation
Alexandre Dumas' The three Musketeers by George Sidney( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man joins the Musketeers to foil an evil cardinal's plot to seize control of France
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Taylor, James Dean and Rock Hudson star in a sweeping saga of jealousy, racism and the clash of cultures set in the vast Texas oilfields. Wealthy rancher Bick Benedict (Hudson) and dirt-poor cowboy Jett Rink (Dean) both woo Leslie Lynnton (Taylor) a beautiful young woman from Maryland who is new to Texas. She marries Benedict, but she is shocked by the racial bigotry of the White Texans against the local people of Mexican descent. Rink discovers oil on a small plot of land, and while he uses his vast, new wealth to buy all the land surrounding the Benedict ranch, the Benedict's disagreement over prejudice fuels conflict the runs across generations
Desk set by Phoebe Ephron( Visual )

21 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunny Watson is the head of the research department at a large television network. The network executives hire Richard Sumner, an absent-minded systems engineer, to computerize operations to maximize their efficiency. Bunny fears that Sumner intends to replace her staff with a giant computer. His presence makes the staff nervous and begins to affect her strained romance with network executive Mike Cutler
Air Force by Howard Hawks( Visual )

18 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Flying Fortress Mary-Ann and its crew leave San Francisco for Honolulu on a routine training flight the day before Japan's sneak attack on Pearl Harbor. Subsequently, the crew mans the Mary-Ann through action at Wake Island, the Philippines, the Battle of the Coral Sea, and Australia. The B-17 seen in many of the scenes would later be lost in action with its crew over the Pacific
Old acquaintance by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bette Davis plays established writer Kit Marlowe, whose friend Millie, a melodramatic writer of trashy novels, is envious of Kit's husband and child. The 20-year friendship endures until Kit meets an exciting new man, and their friendship is put to the test
Kid Galahad by Elvis Presley( Visual )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and German and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter has recently left the military and is looking for work when he discovers a gym known for teaching boxing. After some hard training, Walter is ready for his big fight, but someone wants to fix the match and they go after Walter's trainers
The Hindenburg by Robert Wise( Visual )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disaster of the Hindenburg is recorded in this fictionalized story dealing with the people on the flight as well as possible reason and causes for the disaster
Only the valiant by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peck stars as the misunderstood cavalry officier who must win his men's respect after having lost face in a previous skirmish with hostile indians
Objective, Burma! by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a group of paratroopers are dropped into the Burmese jungle to destroy a Japanese radar station, they must make their way back through 200 miles of jungles and swamps while avoiding enemy soldiers
Wake of the Red Witch by Edward Ludwig( Visual )

17 editions published between 1940 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tough-minded Captain Ralls is pitted against the treacherous Captain Sidneye in a bitter rivalry on a mysterious Island. At stake is a fortune in pearls hidden in an undercover cave, at risk is the hand of the beautiful Angelique, the daughter of the tyrant ruler of the Island who plans to marry her off to Sidneye
The way of the dragon = Meng long guo jiang by Bruce Lee( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Game of death: A martial arts movie star takes on a syndicate of drug dealers
The desperate hours( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An escaped convict breaks into a suburban home and takes a family hostage
 
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That touch of mink
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That touch of minkTeacher's petBring me the head of Alfredo GarciaGiantDesk setKid GalahadThe desperate hours
Alternative Names
Barr, Byron

Barr, Byron 1913-1978

Barr, Byron E. 1913-1978

Barr, Byron Ellsworth

Barr, Byron Ellsworth 1913-1978

Barr, Byron Elsworth

Barr, Byron Elsworth 1913-1978

Fleming, Bryant

Fleming, Bryant 1913-1978

Gig Young acteur américain

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Reed, Ronald

Reed, Ronald 1913-1978

Γκιγκ Γιανγκ Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Гиг Янг

Гиг Јанг

Гіг Янг американський актор

Գիգ Յանգ

גיג יאנג

גיג יאנג שחקן אמריקאי

جيج يونج

جيغ يونغ ممثل أمريكي

قیق یانق

گیگ یانگ بازیگر آمریکایی

기그 영

ギグ・ヤング

吉楊

吉楊 1913-1978

吉格·杨

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