WorldCat Identities

Plunkett, Walter 1902-1982

Overview
Works: 92 works in 142 publications in 1 language and 9,091 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  Comedy films  War films  Western films  Historical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Plunkett
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antes de conocer a la aspirante a actriz Kathy Selden (Debbie Reynolds), el ídolo del cine mudo Don Lockwood (Gene Kelly) pensaba que lo tenía todo: fama, fortuna y éxito. Pero, cuando la conoce, se da cuenta de que ella es lo que realmente faltaba en su vida. Con el nacimiento del cine sonoro, Don quiere filmar musicales con Kathy, pero entre ambos se interpone la reina del cine mudo Lina Lamont (Jean Hagen)"--Film affinity web site
Adam's rib by George Cukor( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assistant District Attorney Adam Bonner loves his wife Amanda, but doesn't care much for his opposing counsel in a sensational attempted-murder trial, an opponent who happens to be Amanda
Gone with the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
The gay divorcee by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of their best loved, most charming song and dance comedies, Fred and Ginger demonstrate just how they became known as America's greatest dance team. Includes the Academy Award-winning hit song The Continental
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
The Informer by John Ford( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate
Mary of Scotland by John Ford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovely Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland and France but only sometimes ruler of her own heart, careens through a tumultuous life doomed to end with the flash of an executioner's blade. Men flatter her and then betray her. Her people embrace her and then vilify her. And her cousin Elizabeth I, fearful of Mary's claim to England's throne, imprisons her and then sends her to the scaffold
Home from the hill by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wade Hunnicutt is a big man who looms over the Texas backwoodsmen who work his land, over the embittered wife that he cheats on, and over the sons who strive for their father's respect. An emotionally volatile tale of an epic clash between generations. Wade's sons, determined to be their own men, are in danger of repeating their father's life-crippling legacy of lust and violence
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
Deep in my heart by Stanley Donen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Broadway swings to the jazzy beat of ragtime, Sigmund Romberg continues to play the beautiful waltzes of his native Austria at the Cafe Vienna. Persuaded by the cafe owner to compose in the new style, he creates a hit song, which leads to great musical success, but the woman he loves is reluctant to return his feelings
A song to remember by Charles Vidor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country. There he eventually comes under the influence of novelist George Sand and rises to prominence in the music world
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 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
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the turbulent period of the American Civil War, this is the story of Scarlet O'Hara, the heiress to the Tara plantation, Rhett Butler, the dashing scoundrel, and Melanie and Ashley Wilkes, the aristocratic couple
Ladies in retirement( Visual )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the employer's two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
Two weeks with love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Robinson family, father, mother and two daughters, are spending two weeks of summer vacation at a resort in the Catskills. Older daughter Patti vies with her friend, Valeria, for the affections of Demi Armendez but Patti is at a disadvantage because her father thinks she is too young for boys
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by William Dieterle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel about the deformed bell-ringer Quasimodo
Of Human Bondage by John Cromwell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poignant story of a young handicapped medical student who falls in love with a crude Cockney waitress in a mutually destructive relationship
Moonfleet Les contrebandiers de Moonfleet by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue and adventure set in the eighteenth century on the windswept moors of Dorsetshire in the small village of Moonfleet. The dashing yet mysterious owner of an ancestral estate encounters a ruthless gang of smugglers
 
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Singin' in the Rain
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Alternative Names
Walter Plunkett Amerikaans kostuumontwerper (1902-1982)

Walter Plunkett costumista statunitense

Walter Plunkett US-amerikanischer Kostümbildner

Уолтер Планкетт

ולטר פלונקט

والتر بلونكيت مصمم أزياء من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

والتر پلانکت

ウォルター・プランケット

沃特·普凯特

Languages
English (54)