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Clarke, Mae

Overview
Works: 140 works in 396 publications in 6 languages and 5,116 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Monster films  Gangster films  Crime films  Film noir  History  Fantasy films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Mae Clarke
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

86 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tampering with life and death, Dr. Frankenstein pieces together salvaged body parts to create a human monster, but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles. Jean Harlow is a red-headed secretary who hooks the company's married boss, while carrying on with chauffeur Charles Boyer. A young soldier is forced to give up Mae Clarke when his well-to-do family learns she's a prostitute, in Waterloo Bridge. Finally baby-faced Barbara Stanwyck sleeps her way up the corporate ladder in a New York bank, not caring who gets hurt
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

57 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory; but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
The front page( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Academy Award nominated comedy follows ambitious investigative reporter Hildy Johnson (Pat O'Brien) as he works to get the scoop on an escaped murderer (George E. Stone). Thinking this is the story of a lifetime, Hildy tracks down the killer. However, he soon finds that the accused may not be guilty after all. Hildy enlists the help of his editor (Adolphe Menjou) to set the record straight on the killer and attain the journalistic glory he craves. Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Adolphe Menjou), and Best Director at the Academy Awards. Selected as one of the Top Ten Films of 1931 by the National Board of Review. Selected for preservation by the National Film Preservation Board. "[This] seminal newspaper drama launched a whole cycle of films and set the patterns for sagas about behind-the-scenes operations of tabloids."--Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com. "By far the highest honors in this go to Mr. Menjou, who gives as polished a performance of a gruff and unscrupulous editor as he used to give of a man about town." - Alexander Bakshy, The Nation
Lady killer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His picture is on magazine covers, his name in lights. Ex-con artist and gangster Dan Quigley is "doing all right in this movie racket," a big man in Hollywood. But if his criminal past resurfaces, he could end up in the big house
Flying tigers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prior to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the 'Flying Tigers' were America's hottest ace pilots. Possessing unmatched skill and bravery, Capt. Jim Gordon, was the Tigers' leader and top gun. Gordon faces a battle on and off the ground when his good friend and ace pilot, Woody Jason is suspected of endangering the lives of his fellow pilots. Gordon's fight to retain his respect for Woody while maintaining the solidarity of his pilots is an explosive battle of courage and heroism
Great guy( Visual )

29 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Cagney gives a gritty performance as the little guy battling big league corruption. During the Depression, a feisty ex-prize fighter turns Chief Inspector of the Department of Weights and Measures and crusades to clean up graft and corruption in the meat-packing business
Public enemy by William A Wellman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1931 and 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tom Powers and Matt Doyle, two tough young kids growing up poor in Chicago, work for Putty Nose, a fence. He sets up a robbery deal for them, promising to get them out of trouble if anything goes wrong, but when they bungle the job he abandons them. During Prohibition, they find a new ally, Paddy Ryan, who sets them up in the illegal brewery business. When Mike, Tom's older brother returns from World War I, he berates Tom for his dealings with gangsters and Tom angrily leaves home. The gang's big boss, Nails Nathan, uses Tom and Matt to pressure the local speakeasies, which are caught between rival gangs, into using only the beer that they sell. Tom grows into a ruthless gangster. One day he takes out his frustrations on his girl Kitty, shoving a grapefruit in her face and dumping her in favor of glamorous Texan Gwen Allen. Later, celebrating in an expensive night club, Tom spots their old pal Putty Nose. Tom and Matt follow him to his apartment, where Tom kills him. When Nails dies after a fall from a horse, his death precipitates a gang war. Paddy sends the gang into hiding, but Tom refuses to stay. He and Matt are ambushed by the rival gang as they leave, and Matt is killed in the shootout. Tom vows revenge and single-handedly takes on his rivals. He kills several, but he is wounded himself and collapses outside in the pouring rain. He survives, but the gang kidnaps him from the hospital and delivers his bandage-wrapped dead body to the door of his mother's house"--AFI catalog, 1931-1940
Dracula : Frankenstein, the bride of Frankenstein, and Creature from the Black Lagoon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein (goaded by an even madder scientist) builds his monster a mate
Universal classic monsters collection by Bela Lugosi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wolf Man: Upon the death of his brother, Talbot returns from America to his ancestral home in Wales. He visits a gypsy camp with Jenny, a village girl, he is attacked by Bela, a gypsy who has turned into a werewolf. Talbot kills the werewolf but is bitten during the fight. Bela's mother tells him that this will cause him to become a werewolf at each full moon. Talbot confesses his plight to his unbelieving father, Sir John, who then joins the villagers in a hunt for the wolf. Talbot, transformed by the full moon, heads for the forest and a fateful meeting with both Sir John
Hildegarde Withers mystery collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuart Palmer's immortal crime-solving school teacher Hildegarde Withers came to the screen courtesy of a series of mysteries from RKO Pictures. Memorably played by character great Edna May Oliver in three features, Hildegarde was ably paired with her flirty foil of Inspector Piper in the person of James Gleason. Gleason would go on to anchor the series, appearing in all six, alongside Helen Broderick for one and Zasu Pitts for the final two. --Amazon.com
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman uses powerful men to get what she wants in life; a soldier falls in love with a woman during World War I; an amoral woman sleeps her way to the top floor of an office
Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
Civil War( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drums in the deep South: Best friends graduate from West Point only to find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War -- Hellbenders: An ex-Confederate officer and his sons rob a train as a way to revive the Confederacy. After the robbery, they must fight the law, the U.S. Cavalry, and enraged Indians to escape --Blood and honer: As war sweeps through the South, Union troops led by a renegade colonel, take possession of a plantation and hold hostage two beautiful sisters --Hearts in bondage: A U.S. Navy lieutenant is engaged to a woman whose brother is also a naval officer. When Virginia secedes from the union, the future brothers-in-law pledge loyalty to different sides in the Civil War
Lady from Chungking( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna May Wong stars as the brave leader of Chinese guerillas who organizes a group of farmers to battle the invading Japanese in pre-Pearl Harbor World War II
The man with two faces( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When his sister falls under the spell of her Svengali-like, sadistic husband, acclaimed stage star Damon Wells decides he'll do whatever it takes to save her. What it takes is murder. And what it takes to get away with murder is a perfect disguise created out of greasepaint, false whiskers and a brilliant actor's skill."--Container
James Cagney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Great guy, Deputy Commissioner of Weights and Measures Cagney is warned to keep his fists in his pockets. The temptation proves too much for tough-guy Cagney as he exposes a bunch of corrupted officials and hoodlums. In the musical comedy Something to sing about, a New York bandleader becomes a Hollywood star, but refuses to change his way of life. In Blood in the sun, an American newspaper editor working in pre-World War II Japan tries to expose the menace of a Japanese militarist plan ("Tanaka plan") for world conquest
Universal classic monsters : the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wolf man: A man who returns to the family estate to take over its affairs risks becoming a victim of the centuries-old curse of the werewolf
Columbia Pictures pre-code collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virtue: An honest, enterprising taxi driver mistakes a prostitute for an unemployed stenographer. After a whirlwind courtship and marriage, the woman's past comes back to haunt her when a duplicitous acquaintance implicates her in a sordid affair
James Cagney ; Great Guy ; Blood on the sun ; Something to sing about( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the musical comedy Something to sing about, a New York bandleader becomes a Hollywood star, but refuses to change his way of life
 
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Alternative Names
Clark, Mae 1907-1992

Clark, Mae 1910-1992

Klotz, Mary

Klotz, Mary 1910-1992

Mae Clarke actrice américaine

Mae Clarke Amerikaans acteur

Mae Clarke Amerikaans actrice

Mae Clarke amerikansk skådespelare

Mae Clarke amerikansk skodespelar

Mae Clarke amerikansk skuespiller

Mae Clarke attrice statunitense

Mae Clarke US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Мэй Кларк

מיי קלארק

מיי קלארק שחקנית אמריקאית

ماي كلارك

مای کلارک بازیگر آمریکایی

می کلارک

メイ・クラーク

梅·克拉克

Languages
English (191)

German (14)

Spanish (12)

Italian (6)

French (2)

Arabic (1)