WorldCat Identities

Field, Betty 1918-1973

Overview
Works: 125 works in 317 publications in 5 languages and 6,658 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Buddy films  Romance films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Betty Field
Of mice and men by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film adaptation of Steinbeck's novella tells the story of the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Peyton Place( Visual )

2 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauregard "Bo" Decker and Virgil Blessing set out from their ranch in Montana to Phoenix, Arizona on the bus, so Bo can participate in a big rodeo. Bo is a brash, obnoxious, at times rather dislikable young man, skilled at ridin' and rustlin' and not much more. Bo has in his mind that there in the big city, he's going to find "an angel" and take possession of her. In Phoenix, he meets Cherie. She had enough gumption to get out of Arkansas, and is now trying to earn enough money to get to L.A. But Cherie isn't quite ready to become Bo's personal angel, even if it would get her out of a dive girlie club!
Butterfield 8 by Daniel Mann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about a New York model who finds that her reputation as a prostitute is responsible for bringing to an end her promising romance with a young married executive
Kings Row( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aspiring doctor loses the one woman in his life to a tragic and untimely death, he goes off to Europe to forget. While he's gone, his friend Drake loses his inherited fortune and his fiance. He takes up with a woman "from the wrong side of the tracks" and an ensuing accident leaves him a cripple. When Cummings, now a full-fledged doctor returns home, it takes everything he has ever learned and experienced to put things right again
Coogan's bluff by Don Siegel( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beguiled: A wounded soldier finds shelter in an all-girls academy during the Civil War
Picnic by Joshua Logan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of William Inge's stage drama
The Southerner by Jean Renoir( Visual )

50 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realistic drama of life in the rural South in the mid-twentieth century. A family of tenant farmers struggles against poverty, illness and the elements during its first year on the farm
Preston Sturges : the filmmaker collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealty heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
The great moment by Preston Sturges( Visual )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This stirring biopic follows the fascinating life of W.T.G. Morton (Joel McCrea), a 19th century dentist who successfully develops the first anesthesia."
John Wayne : an American icon : 5 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Navy officer falls in love in "Seven sinners." A moonshiner must struggle with his family's past in "The shepherd of the hills." In a rags-to-riches tale of friendship, love and power are brought together in "Pittsburgh." In one of his most unusual roles ever, John Wayne portrays Genghis Khan in "The Conqueror." An American Air Force colonel is assigned to escort defecting Soviet pilot Anna in "Jet pilot."
Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beguiled: A wounded soldier finds shelter in an all-girls academy during the Civil War
The shepherd of the hills by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Ozark community the Matthews family live in the shadow of tragedy. Their only daughter had died in childbirth, after the man she loved had betrayed and deserted her. Young Matt had lived his life under the shadow of a curse; the promise to kill the man who abandoned his mother. A stranger arrives in the mountains and becomes known as "the Shepherd" because of his kindness to the people of the mountains
Blues in the night( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic bandleader and a carefree clarinetist, along with their jazz band, travel from one small-time gig to another, always hoping for their big break but always denied fame thanks to their own personal demons
The great Gatsby by Elliott Nugent( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and German and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle and becomes a witness to obsession and tragedy
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat on a hot tin roof: A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
The Kim Novak collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle of the Night: A young woman is in a relationship with her boss, nearly twice her age, and their families' disapproval threatens their happiness
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrilling adventures of Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue as they coast from town to town in style, driving their Corvette convertible along the often treacherous trail of the iconic Route 66, finding romance and trouble all along the way
Tomorrow, the world!( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young German boy who has been indoctrinated in Nazi propaganda comes to the United States to live with his American uncle
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.13 for Clint East ... to 0.99 for Field, Bet ...)

Coogan's bluff
Covers
Coogan's bluffThe SouthernerThe shepherd of the hills
Alternative Names
Betty Field actrice américaine

Betty Field Amerikaans acteur

Betty Field amerikansk skådespelare

Betty Field amerikansk skodespelar

Betty Field amerikansk skuespiller

Betty Field attrice statunitense

Betty Field US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Betty Field yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Бетті Філд

Филд, Бетти

بتی فیلد بازیگر آمریکایی

ベティ・フィールド

Languages
English (184)

Spanish (6)

German (3)

French (1)

Turkish (1)