WorldCat Identities

Astor, Mary 1906-1987

Works: 284 works in 934 publications in 7 languages and 18,745 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Film noir  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Coming-of-age films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Interviewee, Narrator, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mary Astor
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

200 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,033 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 )

73 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

37 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Gerry, a married New York couple who are on the skids, financially and romantically. With Tom hot on her trail, Gerry takes off for Florida on a mission to solve the pair's money troubles, which she accomplishes in a highly unorthodox manner
Hush-- hush, sweet Charlotte by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 819 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 )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 666 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 )

12 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman on holiday in Ruritania finds himself helping to defeat a rebel plot by impersonating the kidnapped king at his coronation. The fourth of numerous screen adaptions of Hope's schoolboy adventure novel is directed decisively by Cromwell with obvious affection for the original story
Midnight by Mitchell Leisen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 460 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 )

12 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kennel murder case by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

29 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Philo Vance mystery with the customary sealed room puzzle
The great lie by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

19 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in 4 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 )

10 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Leland, a tough, cynical Army officer, is given a bogus dishonorable discharge and sent undercover to hook up with Japanese sympathizers on the eve of Pearl Harbor
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 297 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 )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4: Wild Bill: Explores the life and directorial times of William A. Wellman. The men who made the movies: Wellman shares many stories and speaks bluntly of the producers with who he has worked and describes his remarkable star-making and star-spotting abilities. He was responsible for helping actors win Oscars and discovered such notable actors as James Cagney and Gary Cooper
Act of violence Mystery street by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 278 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
Return to Peyton Place( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 251 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 250 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 )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet me in St. Louis: 1903. The well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters, including Esther and little Tootie. 17-year old Esther has fallen in love with John, the neighbor who has just moved in. He, however, barely notices her at first. The family is shocked when Mr. Smith reveals that he has been transfered to a nice position in New York, which means that the family has to leave St. Louis and the St. Louis Fair
Casablanca Maltese falcon by Max Steiner( Recording )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 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
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1995 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March live with their mother in New England while their father is off to the Civil War
A life on film by Mary Astor( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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

ماري أستور

مری آستور بازیگر آمریکایی

میری استور

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