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Holloway, Sterling

Overview
Works: 264 works in 491 publications in 3 languages and 22,819 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Animated films  Television adaptations  Biography  Caricatures and cartoons  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, voi
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sterling Holloway
Alice in Wonderland by Florida Friebus ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 3,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice is a bored schoolgirl who yearns for a more exciting life. Things get "curiouser and curiouser" after she follows the frantic White Rabbit down the rabbit hole and has a series of surreal misadventures in the madcap world of Wonderland, where "nothing's impossible." In Wonderland, Alice meets extraordinary characters such as Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Queen of Hearts and the Cheshire Cat
The aristocats by Walt Disney ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 3,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tale begins in Paris, where a kind millionairess wills her entire estate to her family of cats. The butler, Edgar, catnaps the mother cat and her kittens. Abandoned, they are rescued by Thomas O'Malley, a rough and tumble alley cat. On the way home they stop at Tom's place where Scat Cat and his band of jazz cats perform "Ev'rybody wants to be a cat
Dumbo by Ben Sharpsteen ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stork delivers a baby elephant to Mrs. Jumbo, who happens to be a veteran of the circus, but the newborn is soon ridiculed because of his truly gigantic ears and is dubbed "Dumbo". Dumbo is relegated to the circus' clown acts. It is up to Dumbo's only true friend, Timothy Q. Mouse, to assist Dumbo to achieve his full potential
The jungle book by Walt Disney ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce man-hating tiger Shere Khan has returned, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe" for his own safety. With the help of Bagheera the wise panther and the happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, Mowgli meets and befriends many jungle animals as he makes his way to the village
The many adventures of Winnie the Pooh by A. A Milne ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated adventures of Christopher Robin and his friends
Three little pigs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of seven short animated films produced by Walt Disney studios between 1933 and 1951
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
The reluctant dragon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lighthearted story that follow the adventures of a brave young boy who, emboldened by tales of brave knights, decides to pursue the horrible dragon this is terrifying the villagers. But what he discovers is a surprisingly friendly dragon that is more interested in receiting poetry and making music than devouring fair damsels. Now the young boy will have to stop the local hero before he challenges the dragon to a fiery battle
Winnie the Pooh and the honey tree by A. A Milne ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pooh gets into a big jam when he climbs to the top of a honey tree and meets a swarm of bees who disapprove of his "bee"havior! Now it's up to thei Hundred Acre pals to save their sweet-toothed friend!
Winnie the Pooh and the blustery day by A. A Milne ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's "Windsday," and a strong breeze has kicked up and sent Winnie the Pooh on a fur-raising adventure involving Tigger, a spooky nightmare, a rain storm and a sudden flood
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bank dick: "W.C. Fields is Egbert Souse, a lowly bank guard who divides his time between the Black Pussy Cat Cafe and his dreaded family. His humdrum life changes when fate leads him to heroism, Hollywood and the good life. Packed with classic routines, including a wacky cops and robbers chase"--Container
Disney rarities celebrated shorts, 1920s-1960s ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of rare animated films by Walt Disney Productions
Winnie the Pooh and Tigger too by A. A Milne ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rabbit is tired of Tigger always bouncing, so he gets Pooh and Piglet together to come up with an idea to get the bounce out of Tigger. Rabbit suggests they take him into the middle of nowhere and leave him overnight. The idea backfires, and Rabbit, Piglet and Pooh find themselves lost (until Pooh's tummy does guides them home). At the end everyone--including Rabbit--agrees they liked the old bouncy Tigger better
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To further his presidential aspirations, oil tycoon D.B. Norton buys a newspaper, renames it, and tells managing editor Connell to downsize. After being fired, cheeky reporter Ann Mitchell retaliates in her final story by creating John Doe, who writes a "Letter to the Editor," describing his disgust at the state of the world, capped by a threat to commit suicide on New Year's Eve in protest. John Doe's story causes an instant media sensation, so Ann finds a bum to "play" him. She selects former minor league ballplayer turned hobo Long John Willoughby, who goes along with the scheme. Soon he's making motivational speeches on the radio, and becoming a popular national figure, while corporate misbehavior, consumerism, and the attempted subversion of the resultant popular movement follow. Can Willoughby become the figure of integrity and principle he had only pretended to be? Even if it means sacrificing himself so that the real John Doe's can be saved?
Dancing lady by Robert Z Leonard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway
The merry widow by Franz Lehár ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The merry widow of the title is Sonia, the wealthy and beautiful young woman from the tiny European country, Marshovia. When she moves to Paris, she is courted by the suave Prince Danilo who needs her money to save his country from financial ruin
Doubting Thomas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Rogers plays Thomas Brown, president of Brown's Breakfast Sausage. All's well until Mrs. Brown decides to join an amateur theater group. Even a disastrous opening night fails to dampen anyone's enthusiasm, so Thomas resorts to other means to discourage his wife's theatrical ambitions
International house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A zany scientist in China invents a radio you can see : television. Every country wants to buy the rights, so characters from around the world converge on China and collide into a free-wheeling double-dealing variety show
Life begins at 40 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Kenesaw H. Clark hires a young ex-con to work at his paper, the town's rich banker, Colonel Abercrombie, shuts down Clark's operation. Undaunted, Clark starts a new paper in direct opposition to Abercrombie and recruits the town bum to run against Abercrombie for mayor
Remember the night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classy shoplifter Lee Leander, on trial for swiping a diamond bracelet, has her case postponed by Assistant District Attorney John Sargent until after Christmas. Taking pity on her, he bails her out of jail. He's driving home to Indiana for the holidays, and when he finds Lee's a Hoosier too, offers to drop her at her mother's on the way. When she's rejected by her mother, he brings her home to his place where his mother, his aunt and their farmhand, Willie, give her a real Christmas and the love she's never had. Inevitably, Lee and John fall in love -- but there's still a trial ahead
 
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Alternative Names
Halloway, Sterling
Halloway, Sterling 1905-1992
Languages
English (173)
Spanish (1)
Portuguese (1)
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