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MacMurray, Fred 1908-1991

Works: 633 works in 1,172 publications in 6 languages and 20,417 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Naval history  Comedy films  Television comedies  Fiction  Juvenile works  War films  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Speaker, Singer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Fred MacMurray
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Most widely held works by Fred MacMurray
Double indemnity by Billy Wilder( Visual )
82 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )
58 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend
The Caine mutiny by Herman Wouk( Visual )
32 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 2,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A combat-weary, paranoic Captain Queeg, loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer
The absent minded professor by Walt Disney( Visual )
26 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic about a professor that invents an anti-gravity substance he names flubber, that makes inanimate objects and people fly
The shaggy dog ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wilby Daniels was just an ordinary teenager until a magical ring accidentally transforms him into a sheepdog ... whose owner is the leader of a plot to destroy the Space Program! The first live-action comedy Walt Disney produced. B & W and color versions
The happiest millionaire ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young men around town all fear him. Wouldn't you fear a father-in-law that keeps alligators for pets and teaches boxing at his daily Bible classes? Cordelia decides to run off to boarding school and promptly finds the man of her dreams. Unfortunately, his family doesn't approve of Biddle's outrageous antics, either. A Disney musical punctuated by snappy songs and an energetic debut by Tommy Steele. This is reportedly one of the last live- action films Walt Disney personally oversaw
Son of flubber ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this sequel to 'The Absent-Minded Professor, ' the scientist has now invented Flubbergas, and anyone who inhales it floats away
The egg and I ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For better or worse" begins on their wedding night when Bob (Fred MacMurray) tells his bride Betty (Claudette Colbert) he's quit the brokerage business and plans to raise chickens on a rustic farm miles from civilization
Follow me, boys! ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lem Siddons decides to put down roots after one too many years on the road with a ramshackle jazz band. He marries his sweetheart Vida Downey, and becomes a scoutmaster
Booth Tarkington's Alice Adams ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1935 and 2003 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Alice tries to push her clodhopper family to the background and assumes airs to win the love of an amiable, wealthy young man
Borderline by William A Seiter( Visual )
28 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two undercover agents both attempt to infiltrate a drug-smuggling ring; each is unaware that the other is also a government operative
Remember the night ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 267 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
The miracle of the bells ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The death of a glamorous film star causes a small-town miracle and a nationwide publicity stunt
Dive bomber by Frank W Wead( Visual )
11 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new flight surgeon and a Navy pilot overcome personal differences to work on solving the problem of altitude sickness which causes blackouts at high altitude. The real stars of the film are the pre-World War II Navy aircraft as well as the USS Enterprise featured in full color
The trail of the lonesome pine ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the backwoods of the Blue Ridge Mountains, two men are caught in the middle of a bitter feud between two families while fighting for the romantic attention of a beautiful woman
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
My three sons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steve is a newly widowed father of three boys who tries raising them with the help of Grandpa Bub. With one boy in college, one in high school, and the third in grade school, things are never boring in the Douglas household!
Classic Western round-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canyon passage: Businessman Logan Stuart is torn between his love of two very different women in 1850's Oregon and his loyalty to a compulsive gambler friend who goes over the line
The far horizons by Fred MacMurray( Visual )
3 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This adventure drama portrays the Lewis & Clark Expedition's trek through the Pacific Northwest with guidance from the the Native American maiden Sacajawea
Icons of screwball comedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1: If you could only cook: A down-on-her-luck cook charms a millionaire into playing along as her husband so they can get work. Too many husbands: A woman finds herself legally wed to two men
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Mac Murray Fred 1908-1991
MacMurray, Fred
MacMurray, Fred 1908-1991
MacMurray, Frederick Martin
MacMurray, Frederick Martin 1908-1991
MacMurray, Fredrick Martin 1908-1991
Mc Murray Fred 1908-1991
McMurray, Fred
McMurray Fred 1908-1991
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French (3)
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