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Simmons, Jean 1929-2010

Works: 579 works in 1,601 publications in 8 languages and 31,764 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Children's films  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Host, Author, Costume designer, Singer, Interviewee, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jean Simmons
Spartacus by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

127 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom
Guys and dolls by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

49 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times Square is all a bustle with petty crooks, lazy cops, and especially, gamblers. Gamblers are everywhere, but Nathan Detroit--who maintains the "Oldest Established Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York"--Is short the $1000 he needs to secure a site for a fleet of big players coming into town. Nathan's other problem is his burlesque showgirl fiancée, Miss Adelaide. Her fourteen-year long engagement and Nathan's failure to give up the gambling racket as he promised have given her a permanent, psychosomatic cold. When Sky Masterson, with a reputation as a fast and loose bettor, arrives in New York Nathan devises a plan. Nathan bets Sky that Sky won't be able to convince Sergeant Sarah Brown, local Salvation Army Sergeant and goody two shoes extraordinaire, to go to Havana for dinner. Sky only has 24 hours to succeed or sacrifice the cash. What he doesn't count on is losing his heart as well. Thus, the die is cast, the fates engaged, as songs, dance, and old-fashioned gambling good fun ensue
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

73 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman named Sophie is cursed by the Witch of the Waste and is turned into an old woman who is unable to tell anyone of her plight. Unable to continue her job at her mother's hat shop, she goes to the ambulatory castle of the notorious wizard Howl and insinuates herself into his household. Sophie befriends Calcifer, the fire demon who powers the castle and who is bound to Howl by a contract, the terms of which Calcifer cannot reveal. They promise to help each other with their problems. Like Calcifer, Howl can also see through the Witch's spell, and he and Sophie fall in love. Sophie helps Howl confront his former teacher, and the Witch of the Waste
The robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

38 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the inspiring story of the robe of Jesus wore on the cross and the Roman centurion, Marcellus Gallio, who wins the robe in a gambling match at the foot of the cross
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

57 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Black narcissus by Michael Powell( Visual )

45 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Majesty gives way to mystery, and marks a harrowing descent into madness, when a young British nun is ordered to establish a convent in the remote Himalayan mountains. Sister Clodagh (Kerr) is a serious young novitiate assigned to lead a crucial mission, with the reluctant recommendation of her Mother Superior. Together with a disparate group of nuns, Sister Clodagh will face strange peoples and customs, a harsh and unforgiving climate and a wrenching struggle with her own past that will prove the ultimate test of her devotion and faith
Great expectations by David Lean( Visual )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
The big country by William Wyler( Visual )

31 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired ship captain moves west to marry and start life over as a rancher. He finds himself between two families at war over cattle watering rights, unaccepted by the local people, and in a deteriorating relationship
Final fantasy the spirits within by Hironobu Sakaguchi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2065 A.D. and the Earth is infested with alien spirits, and mankind faces total extinction. Led by a dream and guided by a mentor, a scientist struggles to collect eight good spirits to create a powerful source strong enough to destroy the alien presence, but is it pure enough to protect the planet. The Earth must be saved from its darkest hate and unleash the final spirit
The thorn birds by Colleen McCullough( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Colleen McCullough's epic novel about an Australian priest torn by personal desires and ambition. This title has been repackaged. Disc one contains episodes 1 and 2; disc two contains episodes 3 and 4; disc three contains extra content
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

29 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and German and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
Mysteries of the Bible the greatest stories( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location throughout the Holy Land, this collection explores the latest archaeological discoveries and scientific research to probe for answers to some of the greatest riddles of the Scriptures.--Container
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives
A little night music original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
Guys & dolls original cast album by Frank Loesser( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who wrote the Bible probing the eternal mysteries behind the origins of the Holy Scriptures( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New scientific research reveals insight into the origin of the Holy Scriptures. Leading biblical experts journey back to the land and the times of the Bible's very creation to probe its most profound mysteries
The execution of Jesus( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and French and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Jesus has had the greatest impact on mankind. While his life is cloaked in mystery, the details of his death are even more veiled. Join scholars and archaeologists on a historic inquiry into the Biblical account of the last days of Jesus
Angel face by Otto Preminger( Visual )

24 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Tremayne is mysteriously poisoned with gas, ambulance driver Frank Jessup meets her refined but sensuous stepdaughter Diane, who quickly pursues and infatuates him. Under Diane's seductive influence, Frank is soon the Tremayne chauffeur, but he begins to suspect danger under her surface sweetness. When he shows signs of pulling away, Diane schemes to get him in so deep he'll never get out
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Džin Simons

Jean Simmons actrice britannique

Jean Simmons aktorka brytyjska

Jean Simmons attrice britannica

Jean Simmons britisch-US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Jean Simmonsov

Simmonds, Jean 1929-2010

Simmons, Jean

Simmons, Jean 1929-

Simmons, Jean Merilyn 1929-2010

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Guys and dollsThe robeBlack narcissusThe big countryFinal fantasy the spirits withinThe grass is greenerMysteries of the Bible the greatest stories