Daniels, Bebe 1901-1971
Most widely held works about Bebe Daniels
Most widely held works by Bebe Daniels
42nd Street ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and held by 1,534 libraries worldwide
The movie musical that introduced the choreography of Busby Berkeley, 42nd Street also contains the classic plot involving a tyrannical director, egotistical leading lady and wide-eyed ingenue, all set to a standout musical score.
The Maltese falcon ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland.
Counsellor at law ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
High-powered attorney George Simon frantically juggles the scandals, crimes, and crises that pass through the chrome-and-glass doors of his art deco office high in the Empire State Building. Balanced on an ethical tightrope, Simon engages in insider trading and bleeds funds from wealthy clients, while tending to the needs of the less fortunate New Yorkers who come from his own working-class background. A political enemy uncovers a past legal indiscretion and begins disbarment proceedings, causing Simon's socialite wife to seek comfort in the arms of another man. With the unflagging support of his faithful secretary, Simon attempts to exercise his legalistic wizardry to defend his reputation and protect those who rely upon him for justice.
Why change your wife ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
In this comedy, a husband is lured away from his prim wife, who transforms herself into an attractive and stylish woman to win him back.
Reaching for the moon ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Financial tycoon Larry Day is a Wall Street wiz, but when it comes to love, he is a dud. Falling head over heels for glamorous Vivian, he follows her onto an ocean liner. Struggling to woo her, Larry is coached by his valet. Unfortunately, Larry is wiped out by the market crash and devastated by Vivian's rejection of him. Will he regain his fortune and win the woman he loves?
The Affairs of Anatol ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1921 and 2009 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
A New York socialite becomes bored with his newlywed bride and attempts to broaden his romantic horizons by rescuing a series of damsels in distress.
The Cecil B. DeMille classics collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The squaw man: A British captain comes to America and settles out West with an Indian girl.
Dixiana ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
[Dixiana] The son of the owner of a cotton plantation and a singer fall in love, but a gambler interferes with their plans.
The Harold Lloyd collection. Volume 2 slapstick symposium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Presents 10 silent film shorts starring silent comic actor Harold Lloyd. Lloyd was most famous for his aerial acrobatics, but he crafted the persona of an endearing Everyman, whose pluck and determination rescued him from life's pitfalls.
Harold Lloyd's comedy classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Four silent comedy shorts of Harold Lloyd.
The Maltese falcon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Earlier screen version of Dashiell Hammett's "Maltese Falcon". The mystery this time surrounds the whereabouts of a gem-filled ram's horn sought by a mysterious woman. Bette Davis shines as the title's Lady, a blonde schemer who insists a gentleman remove his hat when in the presence of a lady holding a gun.
Stars of the silver screen, 1929-1930 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Harold Lloyd's world of comedy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A compilation film of Lloyd's silent movies and "talkies", including scenes from "Safety Last", "Why Worry", "Milky Way", "Girl Shy", "Professor Beware", "Movie Crazy" and "Feet First".
The complete book of salads by Bebe Daniels ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Smiles and spectacles a Harold Lloyd treasury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
"Best known for his irrepressible smile and daredevil stunts, Lloyd combined an appealing down-to-earth persona with an incredibly athletic (and in some cases literally death-defying) physicality. Here is Harold in 23 films, ranging from his early one-reelers with lovely Bebe Daniels; through the silent shorts opposite his future wife, Mildred Davis; and on to some genuinely worthwhile talkies."--Container.
Hooray for Hollywood original soundtrack recording ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Musicals 20 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The Harold Lloyd collection. Vol. 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Harold Lloyd might just be the funniest actor you've never seen- a silent screen comedian so often placed in the shadow of Chaplin and Keaton- but he continues to shine in some of the most enduring short and feature-length comedies ever offered.
Greatest classic films collection. Busby Berkeley musicals ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
42nd Street: A Broadway producer sends in an understudy when his star twists her ankle.
282 ways of making a salad; including some special salads, salad dressings and favourite recipes by British and American Personalities and Stars by Bebe Daniels ( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Adultery Alcoholism Comedy films Comedy films Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Divorce Drama Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film noir Films for the hearing impaired Girls Hammett, Dashiell,--1894-1961 Husband and wife Husbands Lawyers--Disbarment, disqualification, etc. Manslaughter Man-woman relationships Marriage Melodrama Motion picture music--Excerpts Motion pictures Musical films Musical films Musicals New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Broadway Popular music Private investigators Revues Shipwrecks Short films Short films Silent films Silent films Single women Spade, Sam (Fictitious character) Swindlers and swindling Theater--Production and direction Theater rehearsals Theatrical producers and directors Theft Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Wives
Daniels, Virginia, 1901-1971
Lyon, Bebe Daniels, 1901-1971