WorldCat Identities

Silvers, Phil 1911-1985

Overview
Works: 407 works in 617 publications in 2 languages and 10,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Road films  History  Historical films  Biography  Children's films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Lyricist, Author, Composer, Costume designer, Conductor, Narrator, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Phil Silvers
 
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It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins with a car madly careening down a canyon road, crashing and clattering to pieces. The driver mumbles something about a $350,000 treasure to some passerbys, before kicking the bucket. That's all it takes to set off the wildest funniest race you'll ever see
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum by Richard Lester( Visual )

38 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conniving slave attempts to help his master's son win the love of the girl-next-door
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( Visual )

14 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees her potential as a cover girl. She leaves the night club but learns that fame and fortune are no substitute for true love
Summer stock by Charles Walters( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance blooms during the summer in New England when Jane Falbury's sister shows up with a theatrical troupe and convinces her to let them stage a musical in the barn
The strongest man in the world( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter Riley and his science lab friends make a formula that gives Dexter super-strength. With his newfound muscles, Dexter enters a weight lifting competition
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
Roxie Hart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
The boatniks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clumsy ensign is put in charge of Newport Harbor, and has to deal with jewel thieves
Lucky me by Jack Donohue( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Candy, Hap, Duke, and Flo are four small-time performers who find themselves stranded in Miami. Forced to take domestic jobs in a fancy hotel, the foursomes's spirits are lifted when songwriter Dick checks in. On the verge of writing a big-time Broadway show, Dick invites the four entertainers to participate. The hitch: In order to bankroll the show, Dick must woo and win the daughter of a Texas oil magnate-- and Candy has fallen in love with Dick."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
Do re mi by Jule Styne( Recording )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lady takes a chance by William A Seiter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New Yorker Molly Trousdale sets out on a cross-country bus tour she meets rodeo competitor Duke Hutkins, who assumes, wrongly, that she will be another easy, passing conquest
The Phil Silvers show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sgt. Bilko is a schemer, swindler and an absolute laugh. Bilko runs a profiteering platoon in the Army and every money making scheme that he thinks he can pull off. Midnight cruises on landing craft, tank rides, poker games, and an interesting deal with local service stations for spare parts for jeep tires
Something for the boys( Visual )

5 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hart cousins - Blossom, Harry, and Chiquita - inherit Southern plantation Magnolia Manor, which proves to be a 'termite trap' and tax liability. They decide to turn the place into a hotel for army wives and put on a show to pay bills
Bob Hope : the ultimate collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy and her guests Phil Silvers and Robert Goulet by Judy Garland( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Judy, Robert Goulet and Phil Silvers at their entertaining best for song, dance, and brilliant comedy!
Top banana by Johnny Mercer( Recording )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the Dean Martin variety show( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage from the Dean Martin Show, broadcast 1965-1974
If I'm lucky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By drawing in and entertaining prospective voters at rallies, an out-of-work swing band maneuvers a gig working for a political campaign. The candidate is really a stooge for a corrupt political machine
Sgt. Bilko, the Phil Silvers show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 34 episodes of the first season of one of early television's first mega-hits. Phil Silvers stars as Master Sergeant Ernest G. Bilko, the fast-talking head of the motor pool at Fort Baxter in Roseville, Kansas
High button shoes by Jule Styne( Recording )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Summer stock
Alternative Names
Phil Silvers acteur américain

Phil Silvers actor estadounidense

Phil Silvers Amerikaans acteur (1911-1985)

Phil Silvers amerikansk skådespelare

Phil Silvers amerikansk skodespelar

Phil Silvers amerikansk skuespiller

Phil Silvers attore e cantante statunitense

Phil Silvers US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Silver Philip 1911-1985

Silvers, Phil 1911-1985

Silvers, Philip 1911-1985

Silversmith, Philip

Silversmith Philip 1911-1985

Фил Силверс

פיל סילברס שחקן אמריקאי

فیل سیلورز بازیگر آمریکایی

フィル・シルヴァース

菲爾·西爾弗斯

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A funny thing happened on the way to the ForumCover girlSummer stockThe cheap detectiveLucky me