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Astor, Mary 1906-1987

Overview
Works: 338 works in 998 publications in 6 languages and 19,571 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Collector, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

197 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

58 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Smith family is crushed to learn of father's transfer to New York. The five children don't want to leave their friends, or, most of all, miss the St. Louis World Fair
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

40 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
Hush...hush, sweet Charlotte by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged American retires and he and his wife go to Europe where they find a new set of values and relationships
The prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point
Midnight by Mitchell Leisen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
A place called Saturday by Mary Astor( Book )

13 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kennel murder case by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

30 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Philo Vance mystery with the customary sealed room puzzle. A competitor in a Long Island dog show is found dead, and Vance is hot on the trail of the killer
The great lie by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tempestuous and ambitious concert pianist Sandra Kovac shares a bond with down-to-earth Maggie Van Allen and her little boy, Pete. Sandra's chic New York friends can't imagine what the two women have in common. What they don't know is that Pete is Sandra's son - the son of the heroic aviator both women love
Across the Pacific by John Huston( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Leland makes no secret of the fact he has no loyalty to his home country after he is court-martialed, kicked out of the Army, and boards a Japanese ship for the Orient in late 1941
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

3 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two partners discover their real feelings for one another when one is bitten by a poisonous snake; A young boy witnesses an escaped mental patient and can't tell anyone about it; It's hard to tell who's the bigger cheater when a wife and her husband's jealous mistress sit down for some lethal negotiating; When two old men need a miracle in order to keep their home the answer arrives in the form of a killer on the run from the law; A young woman with her eye on marriage wonders why she still hasn't met her boyfriend's mother; The week before his retirement, the longtime employee of a jewelry store serves an unusual client; A middle-aged secretary shows how she will do anything to make her romantic fantasy a reality; A retired Scotland Yard inspector goes to extreme lengths to prove the guilt of a suspect in an old murder case
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: Frisco Jenny: Jenny was orphaned by the 1906 earthquake and fire and has gone on to become the madame of a prosperous bawdy house. After putting her son up for adoption, he becomes a district attorney dedicated to closing down such houses. She kills an underling who wants her son dead and is now facing execution. Midnight Mary: A mistaken arrest, a prison term, and lack of employment leads to a young woman's involvement with gangsters. In a brothel she meets a wealthy lawyer who falls in love with her. He helps her turn her life around, but her past catches up with her. Now she is on trial for murder
Return to Peyton Place( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This engaging follow-up to Grace Metalious' best-seller is a study in big-time ambition and small-town narrow-mindedness."--Container
Preston Sturges : the filmmaker collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealty heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postman always rings twice: A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband... but even once the deed is done, they must live with the consequences of their actions
Don Q son of Zorro by Donald Crisp( Visual )

19 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglas Fairbanks stars. Don Q, Son Of Zorro. Don Cesar De Vega (Fairbanks) crosses swords with a vicious member of the Queen's Guard (Donald Crisp, who also directed), and steals the affection of a young heiress (Mary Astor)
Act of violence ; Mystery street( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery street (1950): Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
The mark of Zorro by Fred Niblo( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark of Zorro: Don Diego Vega is a comically effete young nobleman with a taste for tasseled sombreros and juvenile silk-hanky magic tricks. But when danger calls, Diego swathes himself in black, straps on a well-honed sword and storms the countryside as the mysterious Zorro, slicing his initial into the faces of the sentinals of oppression, pausing only to boldly romance the woman to whom his shy alter-ego can hardly summon the courage to speak
Casablanca ; Maltese falcon by Max Steiner( Recording )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the "Hollywood playhouse" series of radio plays adapted from popular films of the day with members of the original casts reprising their film roles in front of a studio audience
 
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The Palm Beach story
Alternative Names
Astor, Mary 1906-

Campo, Maria Martha Esther Aldunate del.

Del Campo, Maria Martha Esther Aldunate.

Del Campo, Mary

Del Campo, Mary 1906-1987

Hawks, Mary

Hawks, Mary 1906-1987

Langhanke, Lucile 1906-1987

Langhanke, Lucile Vasconcellos 1906-1987

Langhanke, Lucille

Langhanke, Lucille 1906-1987

Mary Astor actrice américaine

Mary Astor actriz estadounidense

Mary Astor Amerikaans actrice

Mary Astor amerikansk skådespelare

Mary Astor amerikansk skodespelar

Mary Astor amerikansk skuespiller

Mary Astor amerykańska aktorka

Mary Astor attrice cinematografica statunitense

Mary Astor US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Meri Astor

Thorpe, Mary

Thorpe, Mary 1906-1987

Wheelock, Mary

Wheelock, Mary 1906-1987

Μαίρη Άστορ

Мери Астор

Мері Астор

Мэри Астор

מרי אסטור

ماري أستور

مری آستور بازیگر آمریکایی

میری استور

메리 애스터

メアリー・アスター

玛丽·阿斯特

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Meet me in St. LouisThe Palm Beach storyDodsworthMidnightThe great lieForbidden Hollywood collectionGreatest classic films collectionCasablanca ; Maltese falcon