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Bennett, Joan 1910-1990

Overview
Works: 495 works in 1,743 publications in 8 languages and 22,052 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror television programs  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Film noir  Television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Romance films  Television series  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Interviewee, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer, Other, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Bennett
Dark shadows( Visual )

244 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and held by 4,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With its alluring tales of Gothic mystery and supernatural intrigue, Dark Shadows became one of the most popular daytime series of all time. Since 1966 it has earned the reputation as being one of the most unusual and enduring programs in television history. Released from his chained coffin after nearly 200 years, Barnabas Collins arrives at the Collinwood estate claiming to be a relative from England. Although noticing Barnabas's resemblance to his "ancestor" in the foyer portrait, the Collins family does not realize he is the same Barnabas who lived at Collinwood in the 18th century
Virginia Woolf: her art as a novelist by Joan Bennett( Book )

85 editions published between 1945 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

39 editions published between 1089 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies during the harse times of the Civil war
Scarlet Street by Fritz Lang( Visual )

127 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. One rainy night, he rescues the delectable Kitty from her abusive boyfriend Johnny. Smitten, amateur painter Chris lets Kitty think he's a wealthy artist. At Johnny's urging, Kitty lets Chris establish her in an apartment (with his shrewish wife's money). There, Chris paints masterpieces; but Johnny sells them under Kitty's name, with disastrous and ironic results
Four metaphysical poets : Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Crashaw by Joan Bennett( Book )

69 editions published between 1934 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Donne, Marvell, Herbert and Vaughan
Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

79 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to "Father of the bride" in which the newlyweds have a baby
Suspiria by Dario Argento( Visual )

32 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror film about an American student enrolled in a German dance academy. A series of bizarre incidents and brutal murders puts the academy in chaos
The woman in the window by Fritz Lang( Visual )

37 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
The Spencer Tracy legacy : a tribute by Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart considered Spencer Tracy to be Hollywood's best actor. "He makes you believe he is what he is playing," Bogey once said. Katharine Hepburn, Tracy's beloved companion of 25 years, compares him to "a baked potato, It's pure. It's of the earth. And it's dependable. That was Spencer." Hepburn hosts this salute featuring clips from Captains courageous, Bad day at Black Rock, Adam's rib and other Tracy hits alongside reminiscences from Frank Sinatra, Sidney Poitier, Elizabeth Taylor and more stars. This program follows Tracy's stellar career from brash young man blazing with talent to old lion showing new stars how it's done
Man hunt by Fritz Lang( Visual )

14 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British hunter on vacation in the Bavarian Alps, in the forests near Adolf Hitler's home, gets Hitler in his gun sight, pondering whether or not he should shoot him
Dark shadows( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of episodes of the television Dark Shadows about a two hundred year old vampire named Barnabas Collins living on his family estate in Maine
Dark shadows( Visual )

50 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afraid that David Collins has learned Barnabas Collins' secret, Dr. Julia Hoffman attempts to erase David's fears of Barnabas by hypnotizing him with a medallion
The man in the iron mask( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rightful King of France is imprisoned by his pretender-to-the-throne twin brother. The legendary musketeer D'Artagnan rallies his now aged swashbuckling companions Porthos, Athos and Aramis to rescue the real King, whom they have raised from infancy
Cary Grant( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Secret beyond the door by Fritz Lang( Visual )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seemingly trapped within the spare yet surreal and terrifying confines of her husband's mansion, she begins to fear for her life when his sublimated hatred for women starts to bubble over and his strange obsession for violent deaths leads her to believe that she may be next
Greatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 2]. In The long, long trailer, newlyweds hit the honeymoon road with a 40-foot trailer in tow. In Father of the bride, chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
5 film noir killer classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger: Orson Welles directs and stars in this thriller about a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor. A war crimes detective turns up determined to expose him -- even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from the Alamo: A soldier delegated to escape the Alamo, the famous besieged fort, is labeled a coward and a deserter, and instead of defending himself, he sets out to gain revenge on a band of renegades
Dark shadows. the resurrection of Barnabas Collins( Visual )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victoria Winters, an abandoned child raised in a orphanage, comes to the mysterious estate Collinwood to be the governess of 9 year old David Collins. Soon a stranger arrives. He claims to be Barnabas Collins, an English relative who strongly resembles a family portrait. However, he is the original Barnabas Collins, a vampire who has been chained in his coffin for almost 200 years until released by a grave robber. Invited by Elizabeth Collins Stoddard to stay in the Old House, this guilt-ridden vampire is forced to kill in order to survive
 
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Father of the bride
Alternative Names
Bennett, Joan Geraldine

Bennett, Joan Geraldine 1910-1990

Bennett, Joann 1910-1990

Džoun Benet

Joan Bennett actrice américaine

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Joan Bennett US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Джоан Беннетт американская актриса

Џоун Бенет

ג'ואן בנט

ג'ואן בנט שחקנית אמריקאית

جوآن بنت بازیگر آمریکایی

جوان بينيت ممثلة أمريكية

جوان بینٹ

조앤 베넷

ジョーン・ベネット

瓊·本內特

Languages
English (814)

German (13)

French (10)

Italian (5)

Russian (2)

Spanish (2)

Chinese (1)

Turkish (1)

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Virginia Woolf: her art as a novelistFather of the brideLittle womenScarlet StreetGreatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride