WorldCat Identities

Shields, Arthur 1896-1970

Overview
Works: 53 works in 143 publications in 3 languages and 6,309 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Sports films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Arthur Shields
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Shields
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

22 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoping to find his roots, Sean Thornton (John Wayne), An American prizefighter recently retired from the ring, returns to his ancestral home in a small village in Ireland. He falls hard for a ravishing redheaded colleen, Mary Kate (Maureen O'Hara), who is no less smitten with him. But their love match is opposed by her loutish, ill-tempered brother (Victor McLaglen). Finally, Sean is forced to fight for her hand and her heart in a bareknuckled brawl that proves to be the grandest donnybrook ever to grace the screen"--Container back
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and French and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Martins endure the hazards of pioneer life in the Mohawk Valley as the Revolutionary War intensifies and cling tenaciously to the land for which they have fought
Gentleman Jim by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boxer James J. Corbett, the bank clerk turned World Champion who elevated boxing from bare-knuckled brawling to the sport of skill it is today
The river( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Rumer Godden, the film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the holy Bengal River, around which their daily lives unfold
The long voyage home by John Ford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940, the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive "The long voyage home."
South Sea woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seargent O'Hearn is facing a court-martial for desertion. He needs the help of Ginger Martin to provide the evidence of his innocence, but will she?
The quiet man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
Three strangers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to a ancient Chinese legend, if three strangers come together before the Chinese idol, Kwan Yin at midnight of the Chinese New Year, she will grant their wish. Crystal Shackleford brings Johnny West and Jerome Arbutny to her apartment to fulfill the legend of the three strangers. They buy shares in a winning lottery ticket which changes their lives, but not in the ways they expected
The River by Jean Renoir( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This simple story centers on a British family, living on the banks of the Ganges, whose routine life is interrupted by the arrival of Captain John, a war veteran who has come to claim his cousin's daughter
Daughter of Dr. Jekyll by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman discovers she is the daughter of the infamous Dr. Jekyll, and begins to believe that she may also have a split personality, one of whom is a ruthless killer
Lassie come home by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 1997 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collie undertakes a thousand-mile journey in order to once again meet her former master at the school gate
Edgar G. Ulmer : archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five feature films directed by Edgar G. Ulmer
Fighting Father Dunne( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time is the early 20th century in the city of St. Louis where Father Dunne, a tough but kind-hearted parish priest, befriends a group of unfortunate newsboys. A tough lot, but as the kindly Father knows, there's no such thing as a bad boy
The king and four queens by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western about an escaped desperado holed up in a desert ghost town inhabited only by four beautiful women and their flinty, gun-toting mother-in-law
Seven keys to Baldpate [1929] ; Seven keys to Baldpate [1935] ; Seven keys to Baldpate [1947]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baldpate Inn has seven keys. The mystery writer has one. The other six are in the hands of lunatics: the hermit, the flirt, the prof, the boss, the belle, and the thug. And each of these eccentrics has a secret -- one might be willing to murder to protect theirs
The fabulous Dorseys by Alfred E Green( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey play themselves in this high-spirited film biography that follows the brothers from their early days all the way to their greatest successes. Director Alfred E. Green (The Jolson Story) uses the film as a showcase for some great music, including I'm Getting Sentimental Over You and Marie. Jazz buffs will notice cameos by greats such as bandleader Paul Whiteman and pianist Art Tatum. In fact, look for a special jam session featuring the Dorseys and Tatum. It's a perfect snapshot of the days when musicians could really swing!
Eugene O'Neill's The long voyage home( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This critically acclaimed saga delves deep into the soul of the men at sea, their perilous trade, their lives and their tragic deaths aboard a cold steel cargo ship in the wake of World War II
Der Strom by Franz Schubert( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drei heranwachsende Mädchen in einer kleinen britischen Gemeinde am Ganges erleben, jede auf ihre Art, die erste Liebe zu einem kriegsverletzten Offizier, der am Ende abreist, ohne sich für eine von ihnen zu entscheiden. Ein poetisches Werk, dessen hervorragende Kameraarbeit den Strom als ein Symbol des Lebens in die dramatische Handlung einbezieht. Satyajit Ray, der bei den Dreharbeiten assistierte, wurde durch den Stil Renoirs in seiner eigenen Arbeit beeinflußt
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Shields acteur

Arthur Shields acteur uit Ierland (1896-1970)

Arthur Shields actor irlandés

Arthur Shields attore irlandese

Arthur Shields irischer Schauspieler und jüngerer Bruder des Schauspielers Barry Fitzgerald

Arthur Shields irländsk skådespelare

Arthur Shields irsk skodespelar

Arthur Shields irsk skuespiller

Артур Шилдс

آرتور شیلدز بازیگر ایرلندی

আর্থার শিল্ডস আইরিশ অভিনেতা

Languages
English (94)

German (7)

French (3)