WorldCat Identities

Shirley, Anne 1918-1993

Overview
Works: 104 works in 245 publications in 3 languages and 3,872 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Detective and mystery fiction  Comedy films  Silent films  Romance films  Coming-of-age films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Shirley
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

25 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and held by 1,021 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 )

38 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 975 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( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 858 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 )

12 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely couple arrange to adopt a boy but end up with a fanciful adolescent girl instead
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 267 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
Three on a match by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 1991 in English and held by 58 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 )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 47 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
Eggs and baby birds by Anne Shirley( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.C. Fields in "Poppy." by W. C Fields( Recording )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 29 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 by George Stevens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 25 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
Bombardier by Richard Wallace( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 23 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 18 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
Poppy ; Drinks a glass of water by W. C Fields( Recording )

in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder, my sweet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They say crime doesn't pay. Private detective Philip Marlowe knows better. The fat wad of folding money warming his breast pocket is the kind of thing that keeps him going through thick and thicker as he wades chin deep into a mystery involving a missing necklace and a missing hoodlum's moll named Velma
Sorry, wrong number Stella Dallas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 13 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
City girl by Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un jeune paysan ramène de la ville une servante qui ne plait pas a ses parents"--[allociné.fr]
Historia de un detective( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice in cartoonland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been said that the Disney Studio was built on a mouse, but it all really began with a little girl named Alice. The basic concept of the "Alice films" by Walt Disney was to place a real girl in a cartoon world. This program represents Disney's earliest experiences as a young cartoon producer when he was 20 years old and reveals his development as a director and storyteller
Wing-Commander Red-Bill, D.F.C. by Anne Shirley( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sorry, wrong number Stella Dallas
Alternative Names
Anne Shirley actrice américaine

Anne Shirley actriz estadounidense

Anne Shirley aktorka amerykańska

Anne Shirley Amerikaans filmactrice

Anne Shirley attrice statunitense

Anne Shirley US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

En Širli

O'Day, Dawn 1918-1993

Paris, Dawn, 1918-1993

Paris, Dawn Evelyeen 1918-1993

Ен Ширли

Энн Ширли

אן שירלי

آن شرلی بازیگر آمریکایی

این شرلی (اداکارہ)

安妮·雪莉

Languages
English (120)

Spanish (13)

French (2)

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