WorldCat Identities

Cooper, Melville 1896-1973

Overview
Works: 76 works in 131 publications in 1 language and 7,370 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Epic films  Romances  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Melville Cooper
 
Most widely held works by Melville Cooper
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
Around the world in eighty days( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
The lady Eve by Preston Sturges( Visual )

2 editions published between 1941 and 2001 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conniving father and daughter meet up with the heir to a brewery fortune-- a wealthy but naïve snake enthusiast-- and attempt to bamboozle him at a cruise ship card table. Their plan is quickly abandoned when the daughter falls in love with their prey. But when the heir gets wise to her gold-digging ways, she must plot to re-conquer his heart
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
The adventures of Robin Hood by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebel outlaw Robin Hood outwits the Sheriff of Nottingham and Guy of Gisbourne, and saves the throne for the absent King Richard I
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Rebecca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
Rebecca( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who believes she has found her heart's desire when she marries the dashing aristocratic widower Maxim de Winter. But upon moving to Manderley, her groom's baroque ancestral mansion, she soon learns that his deceased wife's memory haunts not only the home but the temperamental, brooding Maxim as well
The dawn patrol( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1915 France, Major Brand commands the 39th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps. The young airmen go up in bullet-riddled crates and the casualty rate is appalling, but Brand can't make the officers at headquarters see reason
The Lady Eve by Preston Sturges( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealthy heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past."
13 Rue Madeleine by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13 Rue Madeleine is where you'll find the Gestapo in wartime Paris - unless they find you first. James Cagney risks this fate when he leads a small band of operatives on an almost impossible mission: to find a secret Nazi missile site in occupied France. Three other agents share his mission - but one of them is actually a Gestapo double agent
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A writer, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
Murder over New York( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder over New York: Charlie Chan and his son are on vacation in the Big Apple where they find themelves in the middle of a murder investigation after a policeman turns up dead
Gold diggers in Paris( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Gold Diggers are heading for Paris, bringing their feathers, frills, New York tawk -- and ballet shoes! A French diplomat has mistaken 43rd Street's Club Ballé for the American Academy Ballet, and the chorus cuties aren't going to turn down a free trip to the City of Light over such a tiny misunderstanding"--Container
Heartbeat( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Aristide (Rathbone) runs a school for pickpockets and recruits reform school escapee Arlette Lafon (Ginger Rogers), who dreams of going legit, and realizes the best way is to marry. When asked to steal the watch of diplomat Pierre La Roche (Jean Pierre Aumont), Arlette falls for her victim, while Professor Aristide and a suave ambassador (Adolphe Manjou) manipulate her for their own wicked purposes
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you could only cook: A down-on-her-luck cook charms a millionaire into playing along as her husband so they can get work. Too many husbands: A girl finds herself legally wed to two men
The great Garrick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a famed British actor (Brian Aherne) with enormous talent, and an ego to match, insults the members of a French theatrical troupe, they decide to make his life miserable by posing as the staff and guests of the inn where he's staying. Onto the ruse, Aherne rebuffs a beautiful young countess (Olivia de Havilland) he figures for an actress, only to learn that she's real and has genuine feelings for him."--Movies Unlimited website
Make a wish by Hugh Martin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel across two oceans, over five seas and through 16 countries as part of Phineas Fogg's wager to circumnavigate the world in 80 days
Garden of the moon by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owner and the bandleader at a nightclub battle over everything, including chewing gum and the club's pretty flack
 
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Alternative Names
Melville Cooper acteur britannique

Melville Cooper aktor brytyjski

Melville Cooper attore cinematografico britannico

Melville Cooper britischer Schauspieler

Melville Cooper britisk skodespelar

Melville Cooper britisk skuespiller

Melville Cooper Brits acteur (1896-1973)

Melville Cooper brittisk skådespelare

Μέλβιλ Κούπερ

Купер, Мелвилл

Мелвілл Купер

ميلفيل كوبر

メルヴィル・クーパー

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English (68)