Dunne, Irene 1898-1990
Most widely held works about Irene Dunne
Most widely held works by Irene Dunne
The awful truth ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
A separated couple sabotages each other's love affairs while waiting for their divorce decree to become final.
Cimarron ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
"A nation rising to greatness through the work of men and women, new country opening, raw land blossoming, crude towns growing into cities, territories becoming rich states. In 1889, President Harrison opened the vast Indian Oklahoma lands for white settlement--2,000,000 acres free for the taking, poor and rich pouring in, swarming the border, waiting for the starting gun, at noon, April 22nd..." --prologue from title screens. Cimarron is a sprawling western saga, an earnest tale about empire building, and a film of its time, which viewers should keep in mind. It follows the adventures Yancey Cravat, a lawyer and newspaperman from Wichita, who joins the Oklahoma Territory land rush in 1889. Soon he and his family are citizens of Osage. Beset by wanderlust, Yancey joins the Cherokee Strip land rush in 1893, leaving wife Sabra behind to run the newspaper and raise their son, Cimarron. by 1907, Yancey is back at home as Oklahoma becomes a state. During the oil boom, he refuses to join a scheme to cheat the Indians out of their oil rich land, and then disappears again. In 1929, Sabra is elected Oklahoma's first Congresswoman, Cimarron is married to an Indian princess, and Yancey still hasn"t returned.
Penny serenade ( Visual )
73 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Classic soap opera, Penny Serenade is the story of a young couple who seem to have everything, but must overcome a great tragedy to learn the value of true love.
Life with father ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and German and held by 818 libraries worldwide
Based on Clarence Day Jr.'s reminiscences of his semi-tyrannical but benevolent father.
I remember mama ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Portrays the struggles of a Norwegian immigrant family at the turn of the century in San Francisco.
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop.
My favorite wife ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead.
Show boat ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
This is the story of the growth and maturity of Magnolia, a stage star who falls for the dashing riverboat gambler, Gaylord Ravenal.
Anna and the King of Siam ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Anna and her son travel to the exotic kingdom of Siam to educate the harem and children of the king.
Roberta ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Fun's in fashion when Fred and Ginger enter the world of Paris fashions. Marvelous Jerome Kern music graces standards like "Smoke gets in your eyes" and "I won't dance."
Roberta ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about a group of American entertainers who find themselves running a dress shop in Paris.
Love affair ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Michel Marnet and Terry McKay meet on a ship on which he is sailing to marry a rich heirss. When they fall in love they agree to meet 6 months later at the top of the Empire State Building, if they are both still free. On the way Terry meets with crippling accident.
The white cliffs of Dover ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
When Susan (Dunne) moves with her father (Frank Morgan) from America to England, she ends up falling in love with and marrying Sir John Ashwood (Alan Marshal), an English baronet. But, before their son is born, Susan loses her husband to World War I. When World War II breaks out years later, her son's own tour of duty begins. Finding out whether he will return home safely or not makes for some of the most dramatic moments in motion picture history.
Icons of screwball comedy. Volume two ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Disc 1: Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret. Together again: The mayor's widow falls for a sculptor as he works on a statue of her late husband.
The Cary Grant box set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Holiday: An iconoclastic young man engaged to a snooty heiress discovers he's really in love with his fiancee's down-to-earth sister.
Old-time radio's greatest comedies ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
A guy named Joe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A flier is killed but comes back as a ghost to supervise his ex-girl's new romance.
Love affair ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
A man and a woman who are to marry other people meet on a ship, flirt, part, and discover that they are in love.
My man Godfrey Life with father ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
My man Godfrey: A zany millionaire family invite a tramp to be their butler and find that he is richer than they are.
Theodora goes wild ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
A staid Connecticut town is scandalized when it discovers that the author of a sexually-explicit bestselling novel is actually a local girl.
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Dune, Irene 1898-1990
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Dunne, Irène 1898-1990
Dunne, Irene Marie 1898-1990
First Lady of Hollywood, 1898-1990
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