WorldCat Identities

Campbell, Alan 1905-1963

Overview
Works: 33 works in 87 publications in 3 languages and 1,785 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Motion picture plays  Fiction  Musical films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Scenarist, Adapter, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Campbell
A star is born by George Cukor ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic story of fame, innocence and destruction. A matinee idol falls in love with a young girl and propels her to stardom. Her career skyrockets, while his continues to fade with tragic results
A star is born by Max Steiner ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Esther Blodgett is a naïve rural ingénue trying to break into the movies. While serving guests at a Hollywood party, she is discovered by alcoholic star Norman Maine who gives her a screen test, and ensnares her in the Hollywood star making machine. She foolishly weds her idol, Norman, but his star soon fades into darkness. The film captures the ruthless cynicism of the Hollywood apparatus
The little foxes by Lillian Hellman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Regina Giddens is determined to outwit her brothers in running the family business, even if it means sacrificing the health of her husband or the love of her young daughter. Unable to convince her husband to give her the money she demands, she futher plots his tragic end. Greed and cunning destroy the relationship with her brothers, while her daughter aware of her vicious intrigues, finally leaves her
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing sacred: A New York reporter is scammed by a fraudulent huckster which disgraces his newspaper. He discovers a story about a young girl dying of radium poisoning and convinces his editor to bring her to New York and run a series of articles. Unfortunately for the reporter, the girl and her doctor only want a free trip to the big city and the whole thing is a hoax
A star is born (1937) shooting script ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Regeneration of a gangster draft script, never produced by Dorothy Parker ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ha nacido una estrella ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Esther Blodgett, una ambiciosa chica pueblerina con mucho talento, llega a Hollywood. En una fiesta donde trabaja como camarera, conoce a Norman Maine, una famosa estrella quien, a pesar del apoyo de Oliver Niles -jefe de su estudio-, ve cómo su fama va declinando. Para sorpresa de Esther, Norman le ofrece un papel en una película y tras realizar una prueba, Oliver queda impresionado y decide convertirla en estrella (Ha nacido una estrella)
Victor Herbert's Sweethearts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Song-filled extravaganza about a loving married couple whose relationship is threatened when Hollywood beckons
Victor Herbert's Sweethearts Canção de amor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Song-filled extravaganza about a loving married couple whose relationship is threatened when Hollywood beckons
A star is born Une @étoile est née by William A Wellman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selznick International presents A star is born : screen play by Dorothy Parker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman on the Run Dans l'ombre de San Francisco by Norman Foster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A star is born (1937) by William A Wellman ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young actress climbs the ladder of Hollywood success and marries a leading actor, whose popularity is eclipsed, leading to a tragic end
THE LITTLE FOXES ( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pétrus by Marc Allégret ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One evening, Migo, a dancer at a Montmartre nightclub, decides to take her revenge on her cheating boyfriend, Rodrigue. She shoots him but misses, and instead wounds Pétrus, a passer-by. Moved by Migo's distress, Pétrus refuses to press charges and wants to make Migo happy, at the risk of becoming involved in a counterfeiting ring
Une étoile est née by George Cukor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norman Maine, star déchue d'Hollywood, découvre une jeune chanteuse Esther Blodgett et décide d'en faire une vedette. L'amour les rapproche et, après bien du travail, une étoile est née. Mais Norman sombre dans la déchéance alors qu'Esther, devenue la célèbre Vichy Lester, atteint les sommets. Saura-t-elle supporter le poids de la gloire et vaincre le désespoir suicidaire de Norman?
Enamorados Sweethearts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Una pareja ha logrado un gran éxito en Broadway con su musical Sweethearts. Tras seis años en cartelera, los dos se ven tentados por una exquisita oferta para trabajar en el cine, lo que cambiará sus vidas
Ann Andrews papers by Ann Andrews ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Ann Andrews papers span 1918-1963, and consist of letters from her many friends in show business
A star is born by Moss Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Hollywood musicals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A fading star meets an aspiring actress, falls in love with her and they marry. Her career skyrockets, while his continues to fade with tragic results
 
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Languages
English (61)
Spanish (13)
French (3)
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