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George, Gladys 1904-1954

Overview
Works: 79 works in 192 publications in 5 languages and 8,455 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  War films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Musical films  History  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Gladys George
 
Most widely held works by Gladys George
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

59 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standard version. Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands
The roaring twenties by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War I veteran becomes involved in bootlegging. Set in New York City during the 1920s
Lullaby of Broadway( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The steps of the studio set towered before her like a pyramid. All Doris Day had to do was dance up and down those steps while wearing a flowing gold lame dress. "You've got to be out of your minds," Day exclaimed in a voice heard across the soundstage. But dance and sing she did. Day plays a singer who arrives in New York never dreaming it will begin an alternately funny and heartfelt shot at stardom on the Great White Way
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postman always rings twice: Illicit lovers botch their first attempt to bump off her husband. They finally pull it off and end up betraying each other at trial. Amorous attractions never proved so fatal
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roaring twenties: After the WWI Armistice Lloyd Hart goes back to practice law, former saloon keeper George Hally turns to bootlegging, and out-of-work Eddie Bartlett becomes a cab driver. Eddie builds a fleet of cabs through delivery of bootleg liquor and hires Lloyd as his lawyer. George becomes Eddie's partner and the rackets flourish until love and rivalry interfere--www.imdb.com
Bright leaf( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brant Royle buys and sells tobacco, building a cigarette manufacturing empire, but his empire is starting to crumble. He is romantically drawn to the daughter of the tycoon who had earlier brought ruin to his family, and she may have an agenda of her own
The Maltese falcon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his partner, San Francisco private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette. He encounters a gallery of high-living lowlifes who will stop at nothing to get their hands on the jewel-encrusted falcon
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben-Hur: Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Musicals : 20 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hard way( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Helen Chernen wants to get herself and her talented kid sister Katie out of their jerkwater hometown. And if that means using people and throwing them away, that's what Helen will do."--Container
Madame X( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's lover is shot by a jealous competitor. Fearing scandal she begs for her husband's mercy but he throws her out, forbidding her to see her young son ever again. Falling into a sordid life, she finally faces the truth about her past as an unscrupulous gambler tries to extort money from her husband
Christmas holiday( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An army lieutenant, jilted by his fiancée, meets Jackie Lamont, a woman with a dark past and an even darker secret. Her husband, Robert, a convicted murderer serving life in prison escapes from jail, is intent on tracking her down and he's decided the lieutenant is her lover
Marie Antoinette by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

3 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of royalty, revolution, and the woman who was France!
Madame X( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1937 version) A woman's lover is shot by a jealous competitor. Fearing scandal she begs for her husband's mercy but he throws her out, forbidding her to see her young son ever again. Falling into a sordid life, she finally faces the truth about her past as an unscrupulous gambler tries to extort money from her husband
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder. The big sleep: L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and ends up wearing out his gumshoes trailing murderers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich and more
Die Spur des Falken by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in German and Turkish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Humphrey Bogart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, San Francisco private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Minstrel man( Visual )

6 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minstrel singer gives his daughter to another couple to raise when his wife dies in childbirth. He continues on tour with his career. When the daughter grows up, she becomes a performer. Father and daughter are re-united onstage to sing a tune he wrote
The public enemy : the roaring twenties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public enemy (1931): A story of two brothers, one an honorable war veteran, the other a high-class gangster that sold alcohol during the prohibition. Roaring twenties(1939): Three WWI buddies work for a bootlegging racket after returning to New York City
 
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Alternative Names
Clare, Gladys Anna 1904-1954

Evans, Gladys Clare, 1904-1954

Gladys George actrice américaine

Gladys George actriz estadounidense

Gladys George Amerikaans actrice

Gladys George attrice teatrale e attrice cinematografica statunitense

Gladys George US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Gledis Džordž

Гледис Џорџ

Гледіс Джордж

Глэдис Джордж

گلادیس جرج بازیگر آمریکایی

گلیڈس جارج

グラディス・ジョージ

威利·B·拉特利奇

格拉迪斯·乔治

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