WorldCat Identities

Parker, Eleanor 1922-2013

Works: 175 works in 756 publications in 9 languages and 12,569 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Musical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Western films  Romance films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Editor, Author of screenplay, Author, Illustrator, Costume designer, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Eleanor Parker
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

134 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become a governess to the seven young children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music or merriment
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger( Visual )

163 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict recovering from heroin addiction returns to the Chicago slums and struggles to become a musician
Hans Brinker by Bill Manhoff( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dutch boy and his sister, whose father is injured and cannot remember where he hid the family's money, work to not only save their father's life, but attempt to compete in an upcoming skating contest which has a first prize a pair of silver skates
Home from the hill by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

32 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wade Hunnicutt is a big man who looms over the Texas backwoodsmen who work his land, over the embittered wife that he cheats on, and over the sons who strive for their father's respect. An emotionally volatile tale of an epic clash between generations. Wade's sons, determined to be their own men, are in danger of repeating their father's life-crippling legacy of lust and violence
Scaramouche by Rex Ingram( Visual )

32 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disguised as a stage clown, Andre Moreau perfects his skill as a swordsman in order to strike a blow for the French Revolution
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin( Visual )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful, brooding plantation owner in the wild South American jungle along with his charming American mail order bride are threatened by the advance of relentless killer ants who are making their way across the jungle
Detective story by William Wyler( Visual )

22 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An embittered cop neglects his wife as he leads a New York precinct of characters in their grim battle with the city's lowlife
Frank Capra's A hole in the head by Frank Capra( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about Tony Manetta, a small-time Miami Beach hotel operator barely able to make the payments on his own modest inn, who dreams of one day opening a million dollar resort. In addition to bill collectors, Tony must contend with his beatnik girlfriend and his well-meaning but conservative brother and sister-in-law. Through thick and thin, however, one thing remains constant: the love between Tony and his young son who admires him even if he isn't a big shot
Escape from Fort Bravo by John Sturges( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Any Johhny Reb who tries to escape the Union prison outpost at Fort Bravo faces the unforgiving Arizona Territory desert stretching out before him ... and the even more unforgiving pursuit of Bravo's resolute Captain Roper. Yet there's a common foe that may unite the Civil War rivals: the fierce Mescalero horsemen waging guerilla war against Blue and Gray alike
Return to Peyton Place( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This engaging follow-up to Grace Metalious' best-seller is a study in big-time ambition and small-town narrow-mindedness."--Container
Male and female costume : Grecian and Roman costume, British costume from the Roman Invasion until 1822, and the principles of costume applied to the improved dress of the present day by Beau Brummell( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sound of music original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes on container insert
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowocid( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
Caged( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19 year-old Marie is sent to prison for being an accomplice in a robbery. When a prison head takes sympathy on her and tries to help, a cruel matron steps in and breaks her efforts
Interrupted melody( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after arriving in France on a music scholarship, young Australian Marjorie takes the opera world by storm. Exhilarated by her achievement, she garners worldwide fame and is heralded as one of the greatest singers of her time. But tragedy strikes in the form of a crippling paralysis
Rodgers & Hammerstein's The sound of music : 50th anniversary by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grammy winning and most successful movie musical of all time. This Legacy 50th Anniversary edition contains previously unreleased score cues and all vocal performances for the first time in one release
The man with the golden arm : Suddenly by Frank Sinatra( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suddenly : "Sinatra ... portrays John Baron, an assassin hired to kill the President. Baron plans his dreadful appointment with terrifying precision -- arriving at a small Midwestern town through which the President is scheduled to pass. Deciding on ambush, Baron holes up in a widow's home, and the only hope of stopping his dreadful plan lies with the sheriff -- a man with secrets of his own." -- Container
Maybe I'll come home in the spring( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennie has returned from a year among the hippies to her superficial, image-conscious suburban family. She must face their disapproval of her actions as they refuse to even try to understand. She must also deal with an ex-lover and a beloved young sister who is following in her footsteps, wanting the idealistic hippie life but making some rash decisions in the process
The king and four queens by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This offbeat western finds escaped desperado Gable holed up in desert ghost town, inhabited by only four beautiful young widowsand their flinty, gun-totin' mother-in-law. Oozing an endless supply of charm and masculine virility, Gable sets his sights on this shapely harem - and the 100,000 dollars in stolen gold hidden somewhere close by!"--Container
Above and beyond by Pedro María Herrero( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Col. Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. played by Robert Taylor is asked to work on the atomic bomb project and fly the Enola Gay B-29 that delivers the bomb on Hiroshima. The personal toll this work and final deployment affect Tibbets and his family
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Home from the hill
Alternative Names
Eleanor Parker actrice américaine

Eleanor Parker actriz estadounidense

Eleanor Parker aktorka amerykańska

Eleanor Parker Amerikaans acteur

Eleanor Parker Amerikaans actrice

Eleanor Parker amerikansk skådespelare

Eleanor Parker amerikansk skodespelar

Eleanor Parker amerikansk skuespiller

Eleanor Parker attrice statunitense

Eleanor Parker US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Eleanor Parkerová

Elenor Parker

Parker, Eleanor

Parker, Eleanor 1922-

Parker, Eleanor Jean 1922-2013

Έλινορ Πάρκερ Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός

Еленор Паркер

Паркер, Элинор

אלינור פארקר

النور پارکر بازیگر آمریکایی

엘리너 파커



Frank Capra's A hole in the headMany rivers to cross