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Hunter, Kim 1922-2002

Works: 254 works in 715 publications in 6 languages and 16,610 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Personal narratives‡vVietnamese  Biography  History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Kim Hunter
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams( Visual )
89 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )
72 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four American astronauts crash-land on a strange planet ruled by apes
Three sovereigns for Sarah ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1703 Sarah Cloyce, survivor of the Salem witchcraft hysteria presents her story to a special commission empowered to investigate the trials for witchcraft. The events leading to the trials and the suffering they caused are told in flashback fashion
Regret to inform ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this film made over ten years, filmmaker Barbara Sonneborn took a pilgrimage to the Vietnamese countryside where her husband died. She and translator (and fellow war widow) Xuan Ngoc Nguyen explore the meaning of war and loss on a human level. The film weaves interviews with Vietnamese and American widows into a vivid testament to the legacy of war
Beneath the planet of the apes by Ted Post( Visual )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An astronaut gets thrown through a portal and into the future. When he lands on the ape planet, he finds a subterranean world where highly advanced humans live in New York City's former subway system in fear of militaristic gorillas and worship a weapon capable of detroying the entire planet
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( Visual )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and French and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
The golden age of television ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Backstairs at the White House ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Absolutely positive ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate look at the lives of 11 unique individuals, all living with HIV. Ranging in age from 17 to 60, the group represents a wide variety of lifestyles, ethnicities, and risk groups - attesting to the ever present reality that AIDS spares no one
The films of Michael Powell ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A matter of life and death: British flyer Peter Carter survives a jump from his burning plane without parachute and wakes up in a nether world between Earth and the next life. He is informed that he should have died and must go to Heaven, where he is put on trial for his life. He falls in love with June, an American radio operator
The seventh victim Shadows in the dark : The Val Lewton legacy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seventh victim: A young woman travels to New York City to search for her missing sister. Shadows in the dark, the Val Lewton legacy: Documentary about the life and career of Val Lewton, an American filmmaker best known for the 9 horror films he produced for RKO Pictures in the 1940s
Once an eagle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of America in the 20th century, told through the lives of two career soldiers, spanning both World Wars. Sam Damon is a courageous and compassionate man who finds his calling leading his men in war and in peacetime. Courtney Massengale, on the other hand, is a ruthless achiever who will let nothing stand in his way to the top. In the late days of World War I, Damon and Massengale become friends, but as events unfold, the vast difference in their personalities leads to a face-off in a life and death struggle of good and evil
Lilith by Robert Rossen( Visual )
7 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Vincent Bruce, a young Korean War veteran, returns to his Maryland hometown and begins working as an occupational therapist at a nearby mental institution for the wealthy. There he meets the beautiful Lilith Arthur, who lives in a secret world of her own creation, and he falls in love with her. They have an affair, but he soon discovers that she is also having a lesbian affair with Mrs. Meaghan, another patient, and that her pursuit of love is limitless and often dangerous. Stephen Evshevsky, another inmate who is in love with Lilith, commits suicide when she rejects him. His death destroys Lilith, severing her last connection with reality, and she retreats into complete madness. The experience also shatters Vincent, and he decides to quit the job; instead of leaving the hospital, however, he asks a doctor for help"--AFI catalog, 1961-1970
Requiem for a heavyweight ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about a heavyweight fighter, who as a broken man at the end of his fighting career, reluctantly agrees upon the demand of his manager to surrender what is left of his pride and to participate in a fixed wrestling match
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebel without a cause (1955): The adolescent son of a well-to-do family gets into trouble with other kids and the police
Skokie by Herbert Wise( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small, predominantly Jewish suburb is forces to confront its deepest fears about American rights and freedoms when a Nazi organizer selects it as the location for his next rally. Based on actual events
The seventh victim by Mark Robson( Visual )
11 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seventh victim (71 min.): Mary Gibson, a naive orphan, goes to Manhatten to find her missing sister Jacqueline. Her investigation leads her to Jacqueline's secret husband, and also to a strange cult of Diabolists who are also hunting Jacqueline
Wizard's funeral by Kim Hunter( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the troubled kingdom of Zamerkand, the enemies within are as dangerous as those at its borders. For Soldier, the warrior whose influence is already too great for some courtiers' liking, there is no such thing as rest. Death can strike at any moment, and from any direction. But it is another death that will shake the world to its core: that of the King Magus, whose power alone can keep the forces of good and evil in balance. His successor needs to be found, and the responsibility is given to Soldier. The successor, however, is only a young boy, and there are many who would prefer him - and Soldier - to meet a more bloody fate
The scabbard's song by Kim Hunter( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Knight's dawn by Kim Hunter( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Cole, Janet.
Cole, Janet 1922-2002