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Cagney, James 1899-1986

Works: 812 works in 2,269 publications in 9 languages and 34,783 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Musical films  Comedy films  Film noir  Biographical films  War films  History  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Dancer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Translator, Speaker, Costume designer, Other, Contributor, Dedicatee, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Yankee Doodle Dandy by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

73 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rousing musical depicting the life of George M. Cohan--playwright, entertainer, and composer
Public enemy by William A Wellman( Visual )

84 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Relates the story of a young man's rise in the criminal underworld in Prohibition-era urban America"--Wikipedia
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

37 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fonda stars as a WWII supply ship officer itching to get into the fight
White heat by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

77 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster escapes from prison to take revenge on the people that murdered his mother
Ragtime by Miloš Forman( Visual )

58 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

28 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the trail of a pair of young lovers, Hermia and Lysander, who take refuge in the forest to escape the wrath of the Duke of Athens. There, their lives are intertwined with a group of actors and a wonderful collection of supernatural creatures of the night, whose own romantic problems make for great mischief
James Cagney, the authorized biography by Doug Warren( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angels with dirty faces by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

62 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood friends grow up and go their separate ways--one a criminal and the other a parish priest. Rocky Sullivan returns to his old neighborhood to find his lawless life style idolized by the young hoodlums there. Jerry Connelly, the parish priest sees his hard work turn unavailing because of Rocky's corruptive influence
The roaring twenties by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

56 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War I veteran becomes involved in bootlegging. Set in New York City during the 1920s
Footlight parade by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

37 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. He succeeds and features the finest in Busby Berkeley
One, two, three by Billy Wilder( Visual )

86 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin, after the Second World War: C.R. MacNamara presides over the German branch of Coca-Cola, dreaming of being promoted to London, by capturing the untapped Russian market. His plans for advancement run into a snag, when he is asked to watch over the boss' ditsy, impulsive 17 year-old daughter Scarlett on her European vacation. Unsurprisingly, she almost immediately gets into trouble of the worst kind by slipping across the border to East Germany, to marry the violently anti-Yankee Communist Otto. When the home office headman decides to visit his daughter, Cagney masterminds an elaborate masquerade that backfires
Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor( Visual )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
The Busby Berkeley disc( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 21 song-and-dance numbers choreographed & directed by Busby Berkeley, excerpted from movie musicals originally released by Warner Bros. Pictures between 1933-1937
Yankee Doodle Dandy : original motion picture soundtrack by George M Cohan( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood on the sun( Visual )

67 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pre-WWII Toyko, American newspaper editor Nick Condon runs an explosive story revealing Japan's warlike intentions toward China and the U.S
Celebration of America( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents fourteen patriotic songs in a variety of genres, and includes facts about the history of the U.S., and a trivia question that relates to each selection
What price glory by John Ford( Visual )

35 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, two American Marines are best buddies in competition for an alluring French woman, daughter of a local shopkeeper
The Time of Your Life by William Saroyan( Visual )

43 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The assorted customers of a small saloon in the big city are a passing parade, relating their problems and accomplishments, their joy and sorrow to Joe, "whose hobby is people."
"G" men by William Keighley( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Cagney plays a FBI agent in this punchy hot-off-the-presses account of the pursuit and capture of John Dillinger
13 Rue Madeleine by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

21 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An O.S.S. training officer, bent upon discovering a German traitor within his ranks, is at the same time completing highly dangerous espionage assignments. The risks increase when one of his men is murdered from within, and the officer, convinced he knows who the murdering infiltrator is, vows revenge
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Public enemy
Public enemyMister RobertsWhite heatA midsummer night's dreamJames Cagney, the authorized biographyAngels with dirty facesThe roaring twentiesFootlight parade
Alternative Names
Cagney, James

Cagney, James 1899-

Cagney, James Francis 1899-1986

Cagney, Jimmy

Cagney, Jimmy 1899-1986

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