WorldCat Identities

Bennett, Joan 1910-1990

Works: 680 works in 1,787 publications in 7 languages and 22,227 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Horror television programs  Film noir  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Romance films  Television programs  Coming-of-age films  Domestic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Interviewee, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer, Editor, Other, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Joan Bennett
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

31 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,486 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 )

43 editions published between 1089 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,459 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 )

137 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. That rainy night, he rescues delectable Kitty from her abusive boyfriend Johnny. Smitten, amateur painter Chris lets Kitty think he's a wealthy artist. At Johnny's urging, she 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 )

63 editions published between 1934 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Woolf: her art as a novelist by Joan Bennett( Book )

38 editions published between 1945 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Woolf, her art as a novelist by Joan Bennett( Book )

33 editions published between 1945 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

82 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spencer Tracy is about to become a grandfather. If he thought he wasn't ready for a son-in-law, he really isn't ready for phase two
Suspiria by Dario Argento( Visual )

42 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 683 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 )

39 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
Dark shadows( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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' 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Julia Hoffman promises Barnabas that his secret is safe if he will allow her to conduct experiments to cure him of his vampirism. Jealous of Victoria Winters' engagement to Burke Devlin, Barnabas plans revenge against Burke, who becomes suspicious of Barnabas and begins to investigate him. While trying to hide from Barnabas, David Collins becomes trapped in the secret room of the Collins Mausoleum. The frightened boy pleads with the ghost of Sarah Collins to rescue him. Barnabas realizes that David may hold the key to finding his late sister's spirit
Dark shadows( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With its alluring tales of Gothic mystery and supernatural intrigue, this television program became one of the most popular daytime series of all time. In these episodes, Collinwood's surly caretaker, Matthew Morgan, informs Victoria Winters that he believes the ghost of Josette Collins and other spirits inhabit the estate. In an attempt to settle the controversy surrounding the manslaughter case that sent Burke Devlin to prison, Collins Fishing Fleet Manager Bill Malloy sets up a private meeting for himself, Roger Collins, Sam Evans and Burke. Elizabeth Collins Stoddard confides to Victoria some of the legends involving Collinwood and Widows' Hill. Carolyn Stoddard and Victoria spot a body floating at the bottom of the cliff and Victoria soon experiences a strange premonition. After Malloy mysteriously disappears, Roger nervously bribes Sam to leave town. A ghost emerges from the Old House on the Collins family property
The Spencer Tracy legacy : a tribute by Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Peter Guthrie and Joe Haskell break into Laura Murdoch Stockbridge's crypt at Eagle Hill Cemetery. David Collins informs Victoria Winters that he wants to go away with his mother, Laura. Guthrie arranges to conduct a seance at the Old House to contact Josette Collins' ghost. Victoria makes a bizarre discovery that leads her to believe David's life is in jeopardy after Laura summons him to an abandoned fishing shack. Victoria sees Elizabeth Collins Stoddard coming from the mysterious locked room in the Collinwood basement. A nervous Elizabeth is shocked when Jason McGuire, a devious friend of her missing husband's, arrives in town unexpectedly. He reminds Elizabeth of an old secret that they share. Jason and his traveling companion, a drifter named Willie Loomis, force Elizabeth to let them move into Collinwood. Willie learns that Collins family members have been buried with their jewels and he becomes mesmerized by the portrait of Barnabas Collins hanging in the foyer."--Container
Man hunt by Fritz Lang( Visual )

15 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 )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barnabas' secret is threatened by David Collins' curiosity and he orders Dr. Julia Hoffman to accelerate her treatments to cure him. Meanwhile, Victoria Winters mysteriously disappears and finds that she has travelled back in time to the year 1795
The man in the iron mask( Visual )

11 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and held by 272 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
Secret beyond the door by Fritz Lang( Visual )

39 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 261 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 164 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
Cary Grant( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: "Thirty Day Princess": In this rags-to-riches tale, a newspaper publisher finds himself falling for a foreign princess, only to suspect that there is some other power behind the throne. "Kiss and Make-up": Beauty really is only skin deep when a famed beautician marries a former client and discovers that her shallow behavior makes his faithful secretary much more attractive
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Father of the bride
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Bennett, Joan

Bennett, Joan Geraldine

Bennett, Joan Geraldine 1910-1990

Bennett, Joann 1910-1990

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