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Watson, Lucile 1879-1962

Works: 99 works in 201 publications in 4 languages and 4,926 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Screwball comedy films  War films  Documentary films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Lucile Watson
Most widely held works by Lucile Watson
The women by Joan Crawford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another
The thin man goes home by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

11 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws come and go in Nick & Nora's lives. Now it's time to meet the in-laws. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. at boarding school, grab Asta (the dog) and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
Made for each other by John Cromwell( Visual )

37 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and French and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emperor waltz: an American salesman melts the heart of a Viennese countess amidst Strauss waltzes and lush scenery
Watch on the Rhine by Herman Shumlin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara and Kurt Muller and their three children are returning to her mother's home in Washington D.C. after 18 years in Europe. A Romanian Count living there discovers Kurt's attache case full of money. He also finds out from friends at the German Embassy that Kurt is working with an anti-Nazi underground group in Germany. He tries to blackmail Kurt. Kurt shoots him and must flee. When Sara hears no more of Kurt, she knows that her oldest son Joshua will soon leave to work in the underground
The great lie by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tempestuous and ambitious concert pianist Sandra Kovac shares a bond with down-to-earth Maggie Van Allen and her little boy, Pete. Sandra's chic New York friends can't imagine what the two women have in common. What they don't know is that Pete is Sandra's son - the son of the heroic aviator both women love
Alias Nick & Nora( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
My reputation( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the recent death of her husband, Jessica is lonely and out of sorts. She meets two men who are very different. As Jessica debates the merits of passion versus security, she becomes the subject of mean-spirited gossipmongers
Tomorrow is forever( Visual )

4 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent, and Natalie Wood star in a moving, romantic drama about a soldier, previously thought lost in action, who returns years later to find his wife remarried
Errol Flynn adventures( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special features included in each movie
Let's dance by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war widow with the help of her song-and-dance partner, fights a legal battle to gain custody of her son
Harriet Craig( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Craig, to all outward appearances, is a devoted wife and homemaker. But beneath the surface of her meticulously kept, richly appointed mansion, Harriet is a neurotic perfectionist and a stickler for absolute cleanliness. Her servants are kept on their toes by her shrewish orders and she will stop at nothing to ensure no one upsets the status quo of her complacent life with her husband Walter. When it appears that Walter will be promoted and travelling abroad on business, Harriet springs into action to squelch his plans. Harriet's monstrous selfishness and essential heatred of men, a syndrome initiated in girlhood when her father abandoned Harriet and her mother, at last becomes obvious to Walter. In a dramatic final confrontation, Walter finally realizes he too was just another possession in Harriet's loveless, life-size dollhouse
Mr. & Mrs. Smith by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and German and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bickering couple discover their marriage isn't legal, and go through the courtship process again
Song of the South by Wilfred Jackson( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Remus draws upon his tales of Brer Rabbit to help little Johnny deal with his confusion over his parents' separation, as well as his new life on the plantation
Never say goodbye( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Phillippa 'Flip' Gayley wants a family ... her own. So she plots to get her divorced parents, who love her, and secretly each other, back to the altar. Will she succeed? Other complications include a curvaceous model with her eye on Mr. Gayley and a strapping Marine who thinks Mrs. Gayley is his secret pen pal. Never underestimate the power of a precocious seven-year-old!
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite wife: A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead ; Mr. & Mrs. Smith: New York sophisticates David Smith and Ann Smith née Krausheimer have been lovingly and passionately married for three years, or so they believed. They are told individually that due to a technicality - an unresolved municipal and state jurisdictional issue at the time of their supposed marriage - their wedding was not legal, and as such they are not really married ; Woman of the year: Sam Craig is a down-to-earth sportswriter a newspaper. Tess Harding, the paper's international columnist, makes his life miserable and they start taking swipes at each other in their columns. Soon their problems are overcome by the fact that they are falling in love ; Instant love: Pamela, an American film star, falls in love with coffee grower, Claudio, while in Brazil. When the two are hastily married, they find themselves entwined in a clash of cultures
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman uses her body and sexuality to climb the social ladder; biography of the famous sharpshooter, Annie Oakley; a recent widow begins a relationship with an army major; a man strains his marriage by beginning a relationship with an old girlfriend
My forbidden past by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Mitchum and Ava Gardner are star-crossed lovers in this steamy tale of a woman scorned."--Container
Sir James Matthew Barrie's What every woman knows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John Shand is caught breaking into their home to make use of its library, the Wylie clan offers the impoverished student a deal: marry Maggie, their spinster relation, and the family will pay for his schooling. Five years later, John wins a seat in Parliament, unaware his crafty wife is working behind the scenes to make him the man of the hour
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The women
Alternative Names
Lucile Watson actress

Lucile Watson aktorka kanadyjska

Lucile Watson Amerikaans filmactrice (1879-1962)

Lucile Watson attrice canadese

Lucile Watson US-amerikanisch-kanadische Schauspielerin

Lusil Votson

Watson Lucille 1879-1962

Λουσίλ Oυάτσον

Лусил Вотсон

Люсіль Вотсон

Уотсон, Люсиль

Լուսիլ Ուոթսոն

لوسیل واتسون


English (109)

Spanish (3)

French (3)

German (1)

Waterloo BridgeWatch on the RhineThe great lieAlias Nick & NoraErrol Flynn adventuresLet's dance