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Arnold, Edward 1890-1956

Overview
Works: 233 works in 666 publications in 6 languages and 13,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Political films  Comedy films  Musical films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Western films  Screwball comedy films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Editor, Author, Speaker, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Arnold
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington( Visual )

15 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 2,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson Smith is a small town idealist who answers the call to duty when he's unexpectedly named to fill a vacant seat in the U.S. Senate. Determined to do some good, he sponsors a bill to create a national boy's camp, unaware it threatens to undermine a graft scheme sponsored by his home state's crooked political machine. Framed and threatened with expulsion, Jefferson takes to the Senate floor to prove his innocence
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( Visual )

98 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

29 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Annie get your gun( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world - until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley
You can't take it with you by Frank Capra( Visual )

12 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric patriarch meets the stuffy parents of his granddaughter's fiance
Frank Capra's You Can't Take It With You( Visual )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the stenographer from an eccentric family falls in love with the son of a rich mogul, the two families clash. Their love will change everything
Belles on their toes( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The endearing story of the Gilbreth family continues in this charming sequel to the family classic Cheaper by the dozen. Lillian Gilbreth, an industrial engineer and now widowed mother of twelve rambunctious children returns. It's a hilarious but sometimes hearbreaking adventure as Lillian struggles to keep the family together, even as she pursues a career against all odds in the early part of the century
Easy living( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
Mae West : the glamour collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mae West had an inexhaustibly playful interest in language, and a rare, sometimes perplexing, and even lofty wit, spiced by low-down slang. Well before the second wave of feminism, she wrote all her own material, insisted on total control of her work, and was wildly popular for a short time, right before the Production Code lowered the boom on adult attitudes being expressed in films. She made only 12 movies, but three are first-rate, and these were enough to seal her fame and launch a legend. In her first film appearance, "Night after night," a successful ex-boxer buys a high-class speakeasy and falls for a rich society girl. As the bold Tira in "I'm no angel," she works as a dancing beauty and lion tamer at a fair. For "Goin' to town," West goes Western. Cleo Borden is a former dance hall queen who has become newly rich. She falls for--and pursues--an upper crust Englishman. This is followed by "Go west young man," where she plays Mavis Arden, a movie star stranded in the country. To stifle her boredom, she trifles with a young man's affections. "My little chickadee" pairs West with a legend of similar stature, W.C. Fields. As Flower Belle Lee, she is rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, and run out of Little Bend. Surprisingly, things change very little when she arrives in Greasewood City to start over
Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( Visual )

32 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington's youngest senator exposes corruption in high places, almost at the cost of his career
The Genesis suite( )

5 editions published between 1946 and 2001 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Command decision( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Casey of the U.S. Army Air Forces in England must fight congressional representatives and his own chain of command to be allowed to complete an important mission
Crime and punishment by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing he can commit the perfect crime, a man robs and murders an elderly pawnbroker. He soon finds himself engaged in a battle of wits with a policeman determined to wring a confession out of him
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't take it with you: A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
Edna Ferber's Come and get it( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lumberman Barney Glasgow abandons saloon girl Lotta to marry a timber heiress only to fall for Lotta's beautiful daughter twenty years later. But this time, Barney has a rival for the young woman's love : his own son.--Container
Lillian Russell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and French and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of American actress and singer Lillian Russell, from her discovery in 1890 by band leader Tony Pastor until her retirement in 1912, when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore
Meet John Doe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fired from her job, reporter Ann Mitchell invents a fictitious "John Doe" to write an idealistic letter threatening suicide in protest of social ills. The public response to the letter is so enormous that Ann's newspaper rehires her and hires an out-of-work baseball player, John Willoughby to play the part of John Doe. He enters into the hoax for the money but ultimately rebels against the evil, self-serving despots who attempt to further their own political goals by controlling him and the thousands of John Doe fans who support him
City that never sleeps by John H Auer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir police thriller juggles around five characters through a particularly bad night in a Chicago police precinct: Johnny Kelly, a stressed out cop ready to crack; Sally 'Angel Face' Connors, a lounge singer looking for a way out; Hayes Stewart, a thug-for-hire who's dying to move up in the syndicate; Penrod Biddle, a smooth and corrupt district attorney; and Sgt. Joe, an honest cop trying to keep Joe on a straight path
Kismet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hafiz, the jovial King of Beggars, dons new garments and slips into the royal palace to woo his regal 'Lady of the Moonlight.' Meanwhile, Bagdad's new Caliph carries out his own masquerade, posing as a gardener's son and roaming the city ... where he falls in love with a peasant girl who happens to be Hafiz's daughter. How will it all work out? It depends on the machinations of court intrigue and on fate -- kismet"--Container
Sadie McKee by Warner Bros( Visual )

5 editions published between 1934 and 2017 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this rags-to-riches story, Sadie wins the affections of the singer she loves, the tycoon she marries and the lawyer she grew up with
 
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Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington
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You can't take it with youFrank Capra's You Can't Take It With YouMae West : the glamour collectionMr. Smith goes to WashingtonCommand decisionThe premiere Frank Capra collectionSadie McKee
Alternative Names
Arnold Ed 1890-1956

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Schneider, Guenther 1890-1956

Schneider, Günther Edward Arnold 1890-1956

Έντουαρντ Άρνολντ

Эдвард Арнольд

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אדוארד ארנולד שחקן אמריקאי

ادوارد آرنولد بازیگر آمریکایی

إدوارد أرنولد ممثل أمريكي

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爱德华·阿诺德

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