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Wong, Anna May 1905-1961

Overview
Works: 201 works in 543 publications in 7 languages and 11,148 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Silent films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Film noir  History  Swashbuckler films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Anna May Wong
 
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The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian Nights fantasy( Visual )

34 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
Shanghai Express by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

49 editions published between 1932 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being jilted by Clive Brook, Marlene Dietrich becomes known as Shanghai Lily, a notorious adventuress. During the Chinese civil war, the couple meet on a train which is attacked by Chinese rebels. Dietrich becomes involved with a rebel leader in order to save the man she still loves. Includes original theatrical trailer
Piccadilly by Scott Rankin( Visual )

27 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentine Wilmot, the owner of the popular Picadilly Club finds his lead male attraction, Victor Smiles, has quit and that the public has judged Victor's partner Mabel as over the hill. Though they are lovers, Valentine must find another dancer to replace Mabel or face an uncertain future
The letter by William Wyler( Visual )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama, by director William Wyler, features Siobhan McKenna, Michael Rennie, John Mills, and Anna May Wong
The thief of Bagdad by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

32 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional thief goes through countless adventures to find true love and happiness
Peter Pan by Herbert Brenon( Visual )

12 editions published between 1924 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Betty Bronson stars as Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, who charms Wendy and her brothers to fly with him to Never Never Land. On this island of dreams and magic, they struggle to rescue the Lost Boys from Captain Hook and his band of pirates, encountering along the way the delightful fairy Tinkerbell, a man-eating crocodile, and a band of valiant Indians"--Container
Portrait in black ; Madame X( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait in black: An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
Sherlock Holmes in a study in Scarlet by Edwin L Marin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of an underground crime ring are being murdered. Holmes' investigation leads him to the beautiful Mrs. Pyke and to a stately ancestral home -- complete with screams in the foggy night, cloaked figures moving through secret passages, and a sinister Asian butler. The story bears little resemblance to the original A. Conan Doyle mystery
20 WWII movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great World War II era movies projecting the spirit and solidarity of Allied forces in the European and Pacific theaters
Shanghai express( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opulent romantic adventure that focuses on a diverse group of passengers traveling by express train from Peking to Shanghai. Among them is Captain Doc Harvey, who finds himself reunited with his former lover, now an infamous adventuress who calls herself Shanghai Lily. Desire and deception follow, culminating in a tense hostage situation when their train is hijacked by a Chinese warlord
A Study in Scarlet( Visual )

16 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holmes and Watson investigate the mysterious deaths of members of a secret society involved with Chinese jewels
Portrait in black by Michael Gordon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
Impact( Visual )

4 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adulterous wife conspires with her lover to kill her husband. The plot backfires killing the lover instead. The scorned husband stays in hiding, so that his wife will be charged with conspiracy
Chu Chin Chow by Frederic Norton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical retelling of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. Penniless woodcutter Ali Baba finds himself wealthy when he discovers the secret treasure cave of the Forty Thieves, but soon finds he must contend with Abu Hasan, a thief posing as a Chinese mandarin in order to steal Ali Baba's riches. Wong plays the slave girl who must help Ali Baba in his adventure
The Barbara Stanwyck show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the NBC anthology series, the beloved actress served as host and starred in many of the productions. This collection showcases 15 of "the most memorable" dramas
Dishonored & [Shanghai Express]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shanghai Express: Marlene Dietrich plays the notorious adventuress Shanghai Lily, who has been jilted by Captain Donald Harvey (Clive Brook). During the Chinese civil war, the couple meet on a train which is attacked by Chinese rebels. Dietrich becomes involved with a rebel leader in order to save the man she still loves
Old San Francisco by Alan Crosland( Visual )

5 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chris Buckwell, cruel and greedy czar of San Francisco's tenderloin, is heartless in his persecution of the Chinese, though he himself is secretly a halfcaste. Buckwell, eager to possess the land of Don Hernández Vásquez, sends Michael Brandon, an unscrupulous attorney, to make an offer. Brandon's nephew, Terrence, meets the grandee's beautiful daughter, Dolores, while Vásquez refuses the offer. Terry tries to save the Vásquez land grants, but when Chris causes the grandee's death, Dolores takes an oath to avenge her father. Learning that Chris is halfcaste, Dolores induces his idiot dwarf brother to denounce him; he captures her and Terry, but they are saved from torture and death by the great earthquake of 1906 that kills the villain"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
Bombs over Burma( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Chinese girl risks her life on espionage mission against the Japanese in World War 2
Lady from Chungking( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 38 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 savage innocents( Visual )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Eskimo inadvertently kills a missionary who disdains his hospitable offer of a wife and igloo, then provokes a moral dilemma by saving the life of the trooper sent to bring him to Western justice
 
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Alternative Names
Anna May Wong actrice américaine

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Anna May Wong attrice statunitense

Anna May Wong chinesisch-amerikanische Filmschauspielerin

Anna May Wong Diễn viên

Anna May Wong kínai-amerikai színésznő

Anna May Wongová

Huang, Lishuang 1905-1961

Huang Liushuang 1905-1961

May Wong, Anna 1905-1961

Wong, Anna M. 1905-1961

Wong, Liu Tsong 1905-1961

Анна Мей Вонг

Анна Мэй Вонг

Вонг Лиу Тзонг 1905-1961

Вонг Люцонг 1905-1961

אנה מיי וונג

آنا ماي وونغ

آنا ماي وونغ ممثلة أمريكية

آنا می ونگ بازیگر آمریکایی

ანა მეი ვონგი

애나 메이 웡

アンナ・メイ・ウォン

アンナ・メイ・ウォン アメリカの女優

黃, 柳霜 1905-1961

黃柳霜

黃柳霜 美籍華人女演員

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