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Fitzgerald, Geraldine 1913-2005

Overview
Works: 205 works in 485 publications in 2 languages and 11,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Television adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos  Television comedies  Televised plays  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Editor, Narrator, Speaker, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geraldine Fitzgerald
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's novel. Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon star as Heathcliff and Cathy whose tortured love affair is doomed to a tragic end
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

24 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Dark victory by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

22 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a fast moving Long Island socialite skids to a stop when she discovers that she has less than a year to live
Tartuffe by Molière( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moliere's timeless comedy, starring the incomparable Donald Moffat portraying the scoundrel Tartuffe, who manipulates his way into the confidence and affection of Orgon, an affluent bourgeois concerned with his own salvation, and whose wife and daughter Tartuffe attempts to seduce--Container
The Jilting of Granny Weatherall by Katherine Anne Porter( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spunky old lady of eighty who on her deathbed struggles to resolve tormenting memories of her past when she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act independently infuses the last day of her life
Harry & Tonto( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a man evicted from his apartment who decides to take his cat, Tonto, and head cross country to live with one of his children. He has many 'encounters' with an assortment of people he meets on the way
Ah, wilderness! by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production of Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer nostalgic paean to the rites of adolescence has been hailed for its beauty, intimacy and good humor. Set in New England in the days of America's innocence, the affectionate comedy presents a young man's coming of age during a summer in which he experiments with poetry, politics, wicked women and alcohol and succumbs to his first romantic crush
Watch on the Rhine by Herman Shumlin( Visual )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara and Kurt Muller and their three children are returning to her mother's home in Washington D.C. after 18 years in Europe. A Romanian Count living there discovers Kurt's attache case full of money. He also finds out from friends at the German Embassy that Kurt is working with an anti-Nazi underground group in Germany. He tries to blackmail Kurt. Kurt shoots him and must flee. When Sara hears no more of Kurt, she knows that her oldest son Joshua will soon leave to work in the underground
Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny Weatherall is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control. Yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring her to the realization that of all her accomplishments, she cannot console herself for the shame-filled day she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act independently infuses the last day of her life
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Recording )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor, and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
Rachel, Rachel by Paul Newman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel Cameron is a 35-year old school teacher living in New England. Her life is small and safe. She has no man in her life and lives with her mother. She wants to do anything to keep from slipping into spinsterhood. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she has to make decisions about her life and where she wants it to go
The widowing of Mrs. Holroyd by D. H Lawrence( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.H. Lawrence's naturalistic drama is drawn from Lawrence's memories of his parents' turbulent marriage. Set in pre-World War I England, the story centers on the conflict between a coarse, blustering coal miner and his refined, working-class wife
Kennedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the presidential years and the loves, lives, triumphs and tragedies of one of the most controversial families of the 20th century. Covers historical events such as the Bay of Pigs invasion, the violent racial turmoil, the escalation of America's involvement in Vietnam and the Cuban Missle Crisis. Explores the private life of Kennedy, the tragic death of his infant son and his chronic womanizing. He was scrutinized by the FBI under the leadership of J. Edgar Hoover
Untold Damage (Me)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For six years, Tomby has pretended to be mentally challenged while his twin brother (Richard Dreyfuss) has tried to kill him; his sister is in love with him; and her fiancé wants him dead. Tomby's father (Lou Frizzell) is a brain-damaged WWII veteran, and it is up to hardworking mom (Geraldine Fitzgerald) to hold the family together. She knows everyone's secrets but keeps them to herself so the family boat won't rock. The play opens on the eve of the twins' birthday with a visit from a social worker
Untold damage by Gardner McKay( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a family in the early 1970's dealing with a mentally handicapped teenager who is treated as a baby rather than one more his age, thus forcing the boy to keep any progress in his speech capabilities to himself. The other family members are dealing with their own secrets, as well
Beyond the horizon by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A McCarter Theatre Company production of Eugene O'Neil's first full-length play which won him a Pulitzer prize. The play concerns two brothers in love with the same girl. Her rejection of one of them and marriage to the other tears apart a family and sets the stage for all three characters' discontent and disallusionment
Wilson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson's career is traced from his tenure as Princeton University president and governor of New Jersey through his successful campaign and years at the White House
Forget-me-not Lane by Peter Nichols( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A somewhat successful professor at a technology school, listens to old songs on his tape machine and wanders back to scenes of his youth in WWII England
Beyond the horizon by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A McCarter Theatre Company production of Eugene O'Neil's first full-length play which won him a Pulitzer prize. The play concerns two brothers in love with the same girl. Her rejection of one of them and marriage to the other tears apart a family and sets the stage for all three characters' discontent and disallusionment
The last American hero( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a child Junior Jackson's only worry was staying out of reform school. Then his father was thrown in jail for moonshining. Jackson would begin stock car racing to raise money for his father, but he soon became a star in the racing world
 
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Alternative Names
Džeraldina Ficdžerald

Geraldine Fitzgerald actrice irlandaise et américaine

Geraldine Fitzgerald actriz estadounidense

Geraldine Fitzgerald aktorka irlandzka

Geraldine Fitzgerald Amerikaans acteur

Geraldine Fitzgerald Amerikaans actrice

Geraldine Fitzgerald amerikansk skådespelare

Geraldine Fitzgerald amerikansk skodespelar

Geraldine Fitzgerald amerikansk skuespiller

Geraldine Fitzgerald attrice irlandese

Geraldine Fitzgerald irisch-US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Τζέραλντιν Φιτζέραλντ

Джеральдін Фіцджеральд

Фицджеральд, Джеральдин

Џералдина Фицџералд

جرالدین فیتزجرالد بازیگر آمریکایی

ジェラルディン・フィッツジェラルド

傑拉丁·菲茨傑拉德

Languages
English (215)

German (4)

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Watch on the RhineLong day's journey into nightRachel, Rachel