WorldCat Identities

Baxter, Warner 1889-1951

Overview
Works: 114 works in 301 publications in 5 languages and 3,844 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Fiction  Filmed dance  Short films  Children's films  Western films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Warner Baxter
42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

76 editions published between 1932 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
Stand up and cheer!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FDR appoints a Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up the American public. But when greedy industrialists who are profiting from the Depression thwart his every move, the Secretary begins to lose hope. That is, until he learns that some of the performances he has organized, including one by little Shirley Dugan, are lifting the nation out of its misery
Broadway Bill by Frank Capra( Visual )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 212 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
The prisoner of Shark Island by John Ford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 4 languages 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
In old Arizona( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 183 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
Adam had four sons( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Spanish 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

42nd Street: A Broadway producer sends in an understudy when his star twists her ankle
Penthouse( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 45 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
The road to glory by Howard Hawks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 33 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!
Shirley Temple little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver screen romances : 8 movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slave ship( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 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
TCM greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dames (1934, 90 min.): A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends and family members caught in the middle
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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 11 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
Kidnapped( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 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
Vogues of 1938( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Glitter Age when high society frolicked on 42nd Street and every party was as naughty as a night in the Cotton Club is shown in this critically acclaimed production. It includes a very rare filmed performance of the original Cotton Club Revue
Wife, husband and friend( Visual )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Woman hopes to be a great singer and is encouraged by her scheming teacher. After she flops her husband, encouraged by an amorous professional singer tries opera and also flops" --IMDb
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
42nd Street
Alternative Names
Baxter, Warner

Baxter, Warner Leroy 1889-1951

Vorner Bakster

Warner Baxter acteur américain

Warner Baxter americký herec

Warner Baxter Amerikaans acteur

Warner Baxter amerikai színész

Warner Baxter amerikansk skådespelare

Warner Baxter amerikansk skodespelar

Warner Baxter amerikansk skuespiller

Warner Baxter amerykański aktor

Warner Baxter cantante e attore statunitense

Warner Baxter US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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沃纳·巴克斯特

Languages
English (160)

Spanish (10)

German (6)

French (3)

Italian (2)

Covers
Broadway Bill