WorldCat Identities

McGuire, Dorothy 1918-2001

Works: 214 works in 721 publications in 9 languages and 16,959 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Animal films  Bible films  Juvenile works  Religious films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dorothy McGuire
Swiss family Robinson by Si Wei( Visual )

46 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shipwrecked Robinson Family finds new life on a deserted island far from civilization
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

74 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine writer Schuyler 'Phil' Green, a widower who has just arrived with his mother and young son in New York, is assigned the task of writing an expose of anti-Semitism. As he searches for a new angle on the topic, he decides to pass as a Jew for several months, which causes no end of trouble for his ailing mother and young son. It also puts his new society girlfriend on the spot, since despite all her intellectual convictions, she cannot quite shake the vicious prejudices of her particular group. In the 40s, Hollywood began exploring serious social problems in an upfront manner, and while a trifle too earnest for some people, this film puts the 'gentleman's agreement' among gentiles to discriminate against Jews directly in the spotlight
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson( Visual )

52 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amidst the landscape of 1860s Texas, a young boy named Travis wants nothing to do with a lop-eared stray dog. But Old Yeller quickly proves himself a loyal friend, protecting the family farm and saving Travis' life. They become inseparable pals, sharing joyous experiences, and Travis learns valuable lessons about growing up
The greatest story ever told by Katja M Becker( Visual )

32 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha
Old Yeller : 2 movie collection( Visual )

13 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Yeller: the story of a Texas pioneer family in the 1860's and the big yellow stray dog that profoundly affects their lives
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( Visual )

39 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
A tree grows in Brooklyn by Elia Kazan( Visual )

54 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young girl in turn of the century Brooklyn who adores her charming but irreponsible father and resents her mother who tries to hold the family together
Three coins in the fountain by Si kang de rui( Visual )

21 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three American women in Rome, throw money into a fountain and wish for love
Summer magic by Walt Disney( Visual )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a close-knit Boston family loses their fortune, they find a wealth of family secrets, young love, and charming summer nights in Beulah, Maine. A good-natured postmaster, pretentious cousin Julia, and the mysterious absentee landlord, Mr. Hamilton, populate their new life in a charming old yellow house. Featuring an all-star supporting cast, including Burl Ives, Dorothy McGuire, and Deborah Walley, this classic and wondrous tale will delight the entire family
A summer place by Susan Todd( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at an elite Maine resort, the lovestruck teens Johnny and Molly struggle to cope with adult emotions, as do their parents. Johnny, Molly and their parents discover that love will find a way
The spiral staircase by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

38 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who cannot speak is stalked by a repeat killer at her uncle's mansion
Little women( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in New England during the Civil War, it chronicles the lives and loves of Jo, Meg, Amy, and Beth, four sisters who must rely on each other for strength in the face of tragedies both large and small, after their father leaves for battle
The enchanted cottage by John Cromwell( Visual )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a crash disfigures his face and maims his body pilot Oliver Bradford (Robert Young) hides from family and friends in a seaside cottage. There he befriends homely gentle Laura Pennington (Dorothy McGuire). The two marry for companionship -- until some rare magic within the cottage transforms them into ardent and beautiful lovers"--Container
Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young seagull, tired of his boring life, decides to try some new flying tricks. When he is kicked out of the clan for being different, he sets out to see what's beyond the horizon he's always known
Susan Slade( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnant teen allows her mother to pass the baby off as her own. Can Susan deny her own child, even if revealing the truth means getting a second chance at love?
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hamlet, set in Denmark, tells the story of the titular prince and his supposed madness after his uncle Claudius kills his father, marries his mother, and takes the throne. Shakespeare's most popular and most performed play, Hamlet has spawned countless interpretations and continues to intrigue audiences with its timeless themes of revenge and moral corruption"--Container
Studio classics : the "best picture" collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Academy Award winning films
Caroline? by Alberto Giacometti( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fourteen years after being presumed dead in a plane crash, a woman reappears, just in time to claim a sizable inheritance from her grandmother. Set in the 1950s, the story centers around Paul Carmichael and his second wife Grace, who have a somewhat peripheral relationship with their two children, 12-year-old Winston and his 10-year-old sister. Enter Caroline, or a woman claiming to be Paul's 'late' daughter from his first marriage. Paul accepts her story that she never boarded the plane, and used the crash to escape her shallow debutante life. But Grace is more than skeptical, and the headmistress of Caroline's finishing school is quite sure that 'Caroline' is a fraud"--TV guide, Los Angeles Metropolitan edition, April 28-May 4, 1990
Till the end of time by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

14 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic story of two friends who must begin their lives again after returning from World War II
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Swiss family Robinson
Alternative Names
Dorothy McGuire actrice américaine

Dorothy McGuire actriz estadounidense

Dorothy McGuire aktorka amerykańska

Dorothy McGuire Amerikaans acteur

Dorothy McGuire Amerikaans actrice

Dorothy McGuire amerikansk skådespelare

Dorothy McGuire amerikansk skodespelar

Dorothy McGuire amerikansk skuespiller

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Dorothy McGuire US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Mac Guire Dorothy 1916-2001

MacGuire Dorothy 1916-2001

MacGuire, Dorothy 1919-

Mc Guire Dorothy 1916-2001

McGuire, Dorothy 1916-2001

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