WorldCat Identities

Shirley, Anne 1918-1993

Works: 102 works in 243 publications in 3 languages and 3,972 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Silent films  Romance films  Coming-of-age films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Anne Shirley
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

27 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

34 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
The Devil and Daniel Webster by William Dieterle( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

11 editions published between 1934 and 2002 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely couple arrange to adopt a boy but instead end up with wide-eyed, quixotic "Anne of Green Gables". A tender and humorous 1934 coming-of-age tale
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When riverboat captain Doctor John Pearly learns that his nephew Duke has killed a man in self-defense, he urges Duke to turn himself in. But Dukeś only chance for freedom is the testimony of a half-crazed witness, New Moses, who has disappeared upriver
Three on a match by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 1991 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three childhood friends reunite after ten years apart from each other, altering all of their lives in unexpected ways
Alice in cartoonland( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 10 of Walt Disney's 57 'Alice' cartoons that were produced between 1923 and 1927. A young girl, Alice, interacts with cartoon characters in many different adventures. These films represent Disney's earliest experiences as a young cartoon producer when he was 20 years old and reveal his development as a director and storyteller
Eggs and baby birds by Anne Shirley( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poppy. the original radio adaptation of this classic film by W. C Fields( Recording )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lux presents Hollywood in the story of a carnival bum played by an ex-carnival bum ... W.C. Fields himself! As Dr. Eustice P. McGargle, W.C. is selling snake oil at a country fair. He tries to pass off his daughter as a missing heiress but then a man enters the picture. In the continuation, Drinks a glass of water, W.C. is accused of drinking a glass of water and he explains how he happened to drink the "hideous-looking stuff."
Vigil in the night( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse Anne Lee arrives at understaffed, underfunded Hepperton General Hospital with an eagerness to serve. Dealing with an epidemic, a multi-casualty bus accident and other emergencies, she'll find opportunities to do so again and again. She'll also find something else: redemption for a fatal past error for which she, although innocent, accepted the blame
Poppy ; Drinks a glass of water by W. C Fields( Recording )

in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bombardier by Richard Wallace( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action-packed excitement when the U.S. Air Force tangles with the Japanese over the Pacific--and Randolph Scott (ace fighter pilot) tangles with Pat O'Brien (head of bombardier school) over the same woman
A man to remember De plattelands dokter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film recounts the life of small-town doctor John Abbot - a selfless hero who sacrifices his own career advancement for the welfare of his patients
Sorry, wrong number Stella Dallas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original radio adaptations of movie classics as heard on the Lux Radio Theatre Series
Four Jacks and a Jill( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they lose their original torch singer, four "Jacks" desperately seek a "Jill" to round out their nightclub act. They find one, but are soon in danger of losing her too-- this time to an exiled prince
Historia de un detective( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City girl by F. W Murnau( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheat farmer's son marries a waitress from the city, amidst depression, hailstorm and family problems
Murder my sweet Adieu ma jolie by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wing-Commander Red-Bill, D.F.C. by Anne Shirley( Book )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundation stone of hope : everyone has purpose by Anne Shirley( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A personal growth book that takes you on a transformational journey and shows you a different way of looking at the world, using insights about identity and purpose; personal stories; shifting perception; love and happiness; Christianity and faith; acceptance and understanding; criticism and feedback; fear, anger and bullying; emotions, hurt and healing; personal change; the power of one voice; and liberating dreams"--Back cover of print version
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Anne Shirley actrice amricaine

Anne Shirley actriz estadounidense

Anne Shirley aktorka amerykańska

Anne Shirley Amerikaans filmacteur

Anne Shirley attrice statunitense

Anne Shirley US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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O'Day, Dawn 1918-1993

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