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Baxter, Warner 1889-1951

Works: 119 works in 304 publications in 6 languages and 3,909 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fiction  Filmed dance  Comedy films  Children's films  History  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Warner Baxter
42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

65 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,177 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 )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 453 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 )

22 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 209 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 )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and German and held by 182 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 )

6 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen of the most popular films starring Shirley Temple in her child star years
The road to glory by Howard Hawks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of trench life during World War I through the lives of a French regiment. A French commanding officer under stress in the trenches and his young lieutenant compete for the affections of a nurse. As men are killed and replaced, jaunty Lt. Denet becomes more and more somber. His rival for the affection of nurse Monique is Capt. La Roche
Silver screen romances : 8 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
West of Zanzibar( Visual )

3 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clown-magician seeks revenge against the man who stole his wife and left him paralyzed. Assuming that his daughter is the daughter of the other man, he has her raised in a brothel. Twenty years pass and all three are in Africa. The clown-magician is now the strongman in an African country where he incites the tribal members to torture the young girl in the presence of her assumed father only to learn that she is actually his own daughter
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Baxter, Warner

Baxter, Warner Leroy 1889-1951

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