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Kerr, Deborah 1921-2007

Overview
Works: 586 works in 2,150 publications in 10 languages and 31,844 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Musical films  Romance films  Historical films  Comedy films  History  Biographical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Author, Author of introduction, Contributor, wpr, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Deborah Kerr
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

102 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At an Army base in 1941 Hawaii, the lives of enlisted men and officers are troubled by spiteful commanders, sadistic military police, and forbidden love. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
The King and I by R Rodgers( Visual )

151 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
The night of the iguana by John Huston( Visual )

35 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defrocked, alcoholic, and emotionally-troubled minister struggles with his desire for earthly pleasures as a tour guide in Mexico. Shepherding a busload of school teachers and one libidinous 18-year old girl, he becomes entangled with the teen, suffers a nervous breakdown when discovered, and strands the group at the remote and rundown seaside hotel of his old friend Maxine. As his emotional state continues to unravel, and the group's problems increase, the hotel is joined by a travelling artist and her aged poet father, with their own secret troubles
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

99 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets Lygia and falls in love with her. She is a Christian and doesn't want to have anything to do with a warrior. Though she grew up Roman, the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia resents this, but somehow falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all the Christians, and throws them to the Lions, but Marcus, Lygia, and Christianity prevail in the end
An affair to remember by Leo McCarey( Visual )

87 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay meet on an ocean liner and fall deeply in love. Though each is engaged to someone else, they agree to meet six months later at the Empire State Building if they still feel the same way about each other. But a tragic accident prevents their rendezvous, and the lovers' future takes an emotional and uncertain turn
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of the Shakespearean classic that provides a portrait of the political infighting and lust for power of a turbulent, blood-stained era
An affair to remember( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay meet on an ocean liner and fall deeply in love. Though each is engaged to someone else, they agree to meet six months later at the Empire State Building if they still feel the same way about each other. But a tragic accident prevents their rendezvous, and the lovers' future takes an emotional and uncertain turn
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

55 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston( Visual )

25 editions published between 1957 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II Marine sergeant and a Roman Catholic nun are both marooned together on a South Pacific island, hemmed in by surrounding Japanese troops. The sergeant does his best to make the nun's ordeal less painful, but is torn by his growing love for her. The nun is equally fond of the sergeant, but refuses to renounce her vows. Their unrealized ardor mellows into mutual respect as they struggle to survive before help arrives
The life and death of Colonel Blimp by Michael Powell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on cartoonist David Low's parody of the old-fashioned British professional soldier, set in his ways and unable to adapt to the brutality of modern war. This story follows the career of Clive Candy, at first an idealistic, young Boer War hero, then a brigadier general, serving honorably in World War I. Finally, by World War II, he has become a bald, overweight, querulous old man, angry that his age and military experience are held in contempt, and bewildered that his lifelong code of gentlemanly conduct has become an anachronism in a world threatened by a monster like Hitler
Leo McCarey's An affair to remember( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although each is engaged to someone else, when Nickie and Terry meet aboard an ocean liner, they fall in love. After they agree to rendezvous six months later atop the Empire State Building, tragedy strikes, and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn"--Container
Black narcissus by Michael Powell( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Anglican nuns runs into trouble when they try to start a hospital and a school in the Himalayas
Separate tables by Delbert Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
King Solomon's mines by Compton Bennett( Visual )

21 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventurer Allan Quatermain is hired by an Englishwoman to lead the hunt for her missing husband in an uncharted region of Africa
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple in Australia find themselves at odds when the wife wants to settle down on a farm of their own, but the husband finds settling down more than his untethered spirit can bear
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

14 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
Casino Royale by John Huston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir James Bond is persuaded to rejoin Her Majesty's secret service and head an operation to smash SMERSH
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

28 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearean classic that provides a portrait of the political infighting and lust for power of a turbulent, blood-stained era
 
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From here to eternity
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The night of the iguanaQuo vadisAn affair to rememberWilliam Shakespeare's Julius CaesarThe life and death of Colonel BlimpLeo McCarey's An affair to rememberKing Solomon's minesThe sundowners
Alternative Names
Debora Kera

Deborah Jane Trimmer

Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr actrice britannique

Deborah Kerr aktorka brytyjska

Deborah Kerr attrice britannica

Deborah Kerr britische Schauspielerin

Deborah Kerr Brits filmacteur

Deborah Kerr Brits filmactrice

Deborah Kerr pemeran perempuan asal Britania Raya

Deborah Kerr Scottish film and television actress

Deborah Kerr skót színésznő

Deborah Kerr skotská herečka

Deborah Kerrová skotská herečka

Kerr, Deborah

Kerr-Trimmer, Deborah

Kerr-Trimmer Deborah 1921-2007

Kerr-Trimmer, Deborah Jane

Kerr-Trimmer, Deborah Jane 1921-2007

Kerr-Viertel, Deborah

Kerr-Viertel Deborah 1921-2007

Trimmer, Deborah Jane

Trimmer, Deborah Jane 1921-2007

Trimmer, Deborah Kerr-

Trimmer Deborah Kerr- 1921-2007

Viertel, Deborah 1921-2007

Viertel, Deborah Kerr-

Viertel Deborah Kerr- 1921-2007

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