WorldCat Identities

Baxter, Warner 1889-1951

Works: 143 works in 338 publications in 6 languages and 4,073 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Filmed dance  Comedy films  Western films  Biographical films  Children's films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Warner Baxter
42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

79 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie musical that introduced the choreography of Busby Berkeley, 42nd Street also contains the classic plot involving a tyrannical director, egotistical leading lady and wide-eyed ingenue, all set to a standout musical score
Broadway Bill by Frank Capra( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man decides to abandon his nagging wife and his job in her family's business for the questionable pleasures of owning a racehorse known as Broadway Bill
In old Arizona( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happy-to-lucky bandit in old Arizona plays cat-and-mouse with the sheriff trying to catch him while he romances a local beauty
The prisoner of Shark Island by John Ford( Visual )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and German and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Dr. Samuel Mudd, who was imprisoned after innocently treating President Lincoln's assassin in 1865"--Internet Movie Database
Adam had four sons( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A turn-of-the-century family is nearly destroyed by hatred and love in this serious drama
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

42nd Street: A Broadway producer sends in an understudy when his star twists her ankle
The Shirley Temple collection by Shirley Temple( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dimples (1936): A tiny performer encourages her pickpocket grandfather (Frank Morgan) to go legit. -- The Little Colonel (1935): A tiny Southerner inspires her mom and estranged grandfather to reconcile. -- The Littlest Rebel (1935): Amidst the sorrow of the Civil War, an irrepressible tot gains an audience with President Lincoln himself! -- The Blue Bird (1940): In a rare departure from her bubbly screen persona, Shirley plays a spoiled little girl in search of true happiness. -- The Little Princess (1939): In this heart-tugging adaptation of a children's classic, Shirley plays an orphan forced into servitude-until Queen Victoria steps in! -- Stand Up and Cheer! (1934): Shirley stars as a charming little performer who spurs the depression-era "Secretary of Amusement" on to success!
The road to glory by Howard Hawks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of trench life during World War I through the lives of a French regiment
Penthouse( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gertie Waxted knows how notorious gangster Jim Crelliman runs his rackets, because she's long been under the hoodlum's thumbs. No more. She's secretly helping lawyer Jackson Durant in a snoop job aimed at pinning a murder on the thug. Her life will be in peril when that secret gets out. And there's something else that won't stay hush-hush: Gertie and Jackson are falling in love
West of Zanzibar( Visual )

5 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his dying wife returns with a baby girl a year after leaving him for Crane, a Limehouse magician named Phroso vows to get even. Placing the baby in a Zanzibar brothel, Phroso spends the next 18 years living with cannibals while he waits for the child to come of age. Summoning the debauched young woman to his jungle lair, Phroso plans to reunite the girl with her long-lost father, after which he'll order the natives to kill the trader and burn Crane's daughter alive!
Shirley Temple : little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen of the most popular films starring Shirley Temple in her child star years
Shirley Temple little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young people: Shunned newcomers Wendy and her "show folk" parents win over their neighbors when disaster srikes
Silver screen romances : 8 movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TCM greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold diggers of 1937 (1936, 101 min.): Rosmer Peck is an insurance agent with musical ambitions who becomes romantically involved with Norma Perry, a showgirl who has given up spangles for a stenographer's pad. Her friends give up their tap shoes for gold digging and take up with executives in a theatrical production company that, unknown to them or the director, is going bankrupt
Slave ship( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The skipper of an early slave trading vessel operating along the African coast attempts to get out of the business by getting rid of his crew and hiring a new one, only to find out that such a corrupt path is not so easily changed. Mutiny, swashbucklers, and a beautiful bride make this high seas adventure an unforgettable one
Kidnapped( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil uncle arranges for his nephew to be kidnapped, only to have him seek revenge with the help of a Scottish rebel leader in this late eighteenth century drama
The squaw man : 1914 version ; The squaw man : 1931 version( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil B. DeMille's The Squaw Man is a first and a last. The 1914 version is regarded as the first feature film made in Hollywood. And DeMille makes the final film under his MGM contract with a 1931 Talkie of the tale about a British outcast in the West, his Native American bride and events that shatter their happiness. The first focuses on events such as a horse race, brawl with a Scotland Yarder, and a night in New York. The second hones in on the tender and heartbreaking familial relationship
Laurel & Hardy by James Parrott( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two feature films and several silent short films are presented in this collection featuring the comedy team of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. The last short The stolen jools features most of the movie stars of 1931
4 western film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The undefeated: At the end of the Civil War, Union Cavalry officer John Henry Thomas and former Confederate Colonel James Langdon lead their men into Mexico to begin a new life. Caught between Mexican rebels and the Emperor's forces, they find themselves fighting side by side and must forge an uneasy friendship in order to survive. Broken arrow: Amidst the bitter struggle between white men and Indians, Tom Jeffords believes the Indians are treated unfairly. He befriends Cochise, the leader of the Apaches, and arranges a truce. He is called upon by a U.S. Army general to negotiate a peace treaty. After fulfilling his mission, he, his Indian wife, and Cochise are targets of a renegade ambush. The big trail: A courageous young scout leads hundreds of settlers across treacherous cliffs, through brutal snowstorms, Indian attacks and buffalo stampedes to their destiny out west. Along the way, he loses his heart to a beautiful pioneer woman whose love he never stops trying to win. In old Arizona: A charismatic bandit must outsmart the sheriff trying to catch him and a double-dealing Mexican beauty
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