WorldCat Identities

Astor, Mary 1906-1987

Overview
Works: 337 works in 870 publications in 5 languages and 18,432 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Narrator, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Astor
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

124 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,876 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 )

51 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,776 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 )

30 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
Hush-- hush, sweet Charlotte by Bette Davis( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 804 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 )

14 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and held by 672 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 618 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
Midnight( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 455 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 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kennel murder case by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

28 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 357 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 )

9 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 333 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 )

7 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 305 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 )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 300 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 )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 296 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( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act of violence (1948): Ex-World War II pilot Frank Enley is a respected contractor and family man. Then his troubled, gimp-legged bombardier shows up with a gun and a score to settle. Perhaps neither man is what he seems to be
Return to Peyton Place( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 252 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 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection pays tribute to seven of Preston Sturges finest and funniest films
The Mark of Zorro and Don Q, son of Zorro by Fred Niblo( Visual )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 201 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder. The big sleep: L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and ends up wearing out his gumshoes trailing murderers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich and more
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
Casablanca Maltese falcon by Robert Sacchi( Recording )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 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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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 amricaine

Mary Astor actriz estadounidense

Mary Astor Amerikaans acteur

Mary Astor amerikansk skdespelare

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

Мери Астор

Мері Астор

Мэри Астор

ماري أستور

مری آستور بازیگر آمریکایی

میری استور

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