WorldCat Identities

Arthur, Jean 1900-1991

Overview
Works: 227 works in 647 publications in 8 languages and 16,674 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Screwball comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Motion pictures  Guidebooks  Comedy films  Music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Jean Arthur, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jean Arthur
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra ( Visual )
77 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Washington's youngest senator exposes corruption in high places almost at the cost of his career
Shane by George Stevens ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger seeking refuge in a Wyoming valley helps a homesteader and his neighbors in their struggle against ruthless cattle ranchers
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,808 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
Frank Capra's you can't take it with you by Frank Capra ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,522 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
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 886 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
The talk of the town by George Stevens ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 718 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 )
8 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 502 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
The plainsman ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This stylish western skillfully 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
Easy living ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 359 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 )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 256 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 detection. Once he himself is subjected to the humiliating treatment by the department supervisor, Hooper, Merrick starts to wise up-and soften up
Frank Capra's You can't take it with you ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 241 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
The Old West : travel historic America ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A foreign affair by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 207 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
A lady takes a chance by William A Seiter ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 205 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 )
12 editions published between 1950 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, and his adventures with the Darling children in Never-Never Land
Icons of screwball comedy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1: If you could only cook: A down-on-her-luck cook charms a millionaire into playing along as her husband so they can get work. Too many husbands: A woman finds herself legally wed to two men
The premiere Frank Capra collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collectible box set containing 5 films (all with new commentaries) and a bonus disc with new interviews with Frank Capra, Jr., film historians, and others, archival footage, and a documentary
The Cary Grant box set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His girl Friday: A newspaper editor and his ex-wife star reporter exchange verbal insults in his effort to keep her on the job by offering her a prison story scoop
The ex-Mrs. Bradford by Stephen Roberts ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amateur sleuth Dr. Bradford teams up with his ex-wife to solve the race track murders
History is made at night ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jealous husband and his wife divorce. On an Atlantic cruise, she finds true love and heartbreak
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur, Jean
Green, Gladys Georgianna
Greene, Gladys, 1900-1991
Greene, Gladys 1900-1991 Wirklicher Name
Greene, Gladys Georgianna 1900-1991
Languages
English (304)
German (15)
Spanish (12)
French (11)
Multiple languages (9)
Japanese (4)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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