WorldCat Identities

Arthur, Jean 1900-1991

Overview
Works: 220 works in 990 publications in 7 languages and 17,524 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Western films  Comedy films  Political films  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other, Contributor, Narrator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Arthur
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington( Visual )

23 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and held by 2,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( Visual )

67 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
Shane by Jack Schaefer( Visual )

75 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
You can't take it with you by Frank Capra( Visual )

33 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about the Sycamores, an eccentric family of free spirits, and the problems that arise when Alice, the one stable member, falls for her boss's son
Frank Capra's You Can't Take It With You( Visual )

13 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and held by 863 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
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks( Visual )

53 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the men working for a South American mail and freight business in the 1930s. They are trying to win a lucrative government contract to carry mail, and must perform satisfactorily despite bad weather, injuries, poor cash flow and a woman trying to win the boss's heart
Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( Visual )

99 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington's youngest senator, idealistic, small-town, heads to Washington and suddenly finds himself single-handedly battling ruthless politicians out to destroy him
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This western interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
George Stevens' The talk of the town( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fugitive, falsely accused of murder, is aided by a schoolteacher and a Supreme Court nominee in George Stevens' serio-comic look at law and justice in America
George Stevens' The more the merrier( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To help the war effort, a patriotic young woman rents half of her apartment to a well-to-do, retired millionaire, who decides to play Cupid by renting half of his half to a high-type, clean-cut nice young man
Howard Hawks' only angels have wings( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling entertainer gets more than she bargained for during a stopover in a South American port town. There she meets a handsome yet aloof daredevil pilot, who runs an airmail company, staring down death while servicing towns in treacherous mountain terrain. Both attracted to and repelled by his romantic sense of danger, she decides to stay on, despite his protestations
Easy living( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 382 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
The devil and Miss Jones by Sam Wood( Visual )

18 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John P. Merrick, the world's richest man, gets word that someone is trying to unionize a department store he owns. To thwart this blatant act of democracy, Merrick changes his name and takes a menial job at the store to catch the union activists without detention. Once he himself is subjected to the humiliating treatment by the department supervisor, Hooper, Merrick starts to wise up-and soften up
A foreign affair by Billy Wilder( Visual )

32 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straight-laced congresswoman on a fact-finding tour of Berlin discovers that a U.S. Army captain is attached to a Berlin cabaret bombshell
The talk of the town by George Stevens( Visual )

22 editions published between 1942 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fugitive, falsely accused of murder, is aided by a schoolteacher and a Supreme Court nominee in George Stevens' serio-comic look at law and justice in America
A lady takes a chance by William A Seiter( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New Yorker Molly Trousdale sets out on a cross-country bus tour she meets rodeo competitor Duke Hutkins, who assumes, wrongly, that she will be another easy, passing conquest
Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( Recording )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up. Peter Pan teaches Wendy and her brothers to fly to Never-Never Land, where they share some exciting adventures with Indians and pirates
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 195 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
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A writer, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington
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ShaneMr. Deeds goes to townShaneYou can't take it with youFrank Capra's You Can't Take It With YouOnly angels have wingsMr. Smith goes to WashingtonThe plainsman
Alternative Names
Arthur, Jean

Arthur, Jean 1900–1991

Artur Džen

Džin Artur

Gladys Greene

Green, Gladys Georgianna

Greene Gladis Georgianna

Greene, Gladys.

Greene, Gladys 1900-1991

Greene, Gladys Georgianna.

Greene, Gladys Georgianna 1900-1991

Greene, Gladys Georgina 1900-1991

Jean Arthur actrice américaine

Jean Arthur actriz estadounidense

Jean Arthur Amerikaans acteur

Jean Arthur Amerikaans actrice

Jean Arthur amerikai színésznő

Jean Arthur amerykańska aktorka

Jean Arthur attrice statunitense

Jean Arthur US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Τζιν Άρθουρ

Джийн Артър

Джин Артур

Џин Артур

Ջին Արթուր

ג'ין ארתור

جان ارثر

جين آرثر

جین آرتور بازیگر آمریکایی

جین آرتھر

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