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Davis, Sammy Jr 1925-1990

Works: 1,167 works in 2,201 publications in 5 languages and 31,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Caper films  Film remakes  Crime films  Musical films  Documentary films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Host, Narrator, Composer, Dancer, Other, Speaker, Honoree, Costume designer, Contributor, Lyricist, Vocalist
Classifications: PN2287.D322, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sammy Davis
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

32 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. Roulette wheels spin and the champaign fizzes. It's the perfect time to steal a kiss or a $25 chip. But for Danny Ocean and his 10 partners in crime, it's the perfect moment to steal millions. Danny devises a scheme to knock out power to the Vegas strip, electronically rig five big casinos vaults and raid them all at the same time
Sweet Charity by Bob Fosse( Visual )

20 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lovelorn New York dance hall hostess named Charity Hope Valentine dreams of old-fashioned romance but falls in love with one undeserving man after another
Christmas with the Rat Pack by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bekannte und weniger bekannte Weihnachtssongs des legendären Entertainer-Trios
The cannonball run by Hal Needham( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad-cap, illegal cross country race is the focus of this car chase comedy
That's dancing!( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Baryshnikov to break dancing, from Fred and Ginger to Shirley and Bojangles, from movement depicted on Grecian urns to the kaleidoscopic pizzazz of Busby Berkely spectaculars
Tap( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Washington is a promising but disillusioned tap dancer just released from Sing Sing who must resolve the conflict between his craft and the fast track life of a high-stakes thief
Pioneers of primetime( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. Includes footage from shows such as "The Milton Berle show", "The Ed Sullivan show", "The Jack Benny show", "The Red Skelton show", "I love Lucy", and "The Honeymooners." Six years in the making, the program features exclusive in-depth interviews with an unprecedented collection of TV's early stars
Robin and the 7 hoods by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and French and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robbo is a Chicago gang leader during the Depression who scams the rich to provide for the poor
My dream duets by Barry Manilow( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manilow demonstrates that he is a fan celebrating his own musical heroes who have inspired him through the years. From cherished idols like Judy Garland and Louis Armstrong to contemporary icons like Whitney Houston and John Denver. Barry has joined together with them in his recording studio, emerging with a collection of remarkable duet classics
Photo by Sammy Davis, Jr. by Sammy Davis( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of personal and celebrity photographs taken by the pioneering Rat Pack entertainer shares his perspectives on everyday life and classic Hollywood, from a group of children laughing to a baseball game at the Washington Monument
Ramble at the Ryman by Levon Helm( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On September 17, 2008, the legendary Levon Helm took his beloved Midnight Ramble on the road to one of America's treasured venues, Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium. Accompanied by such luminaries as Buddy Miller, John Hiatt, Sheryl Crow, George Receli, Sam Bush and Billy Bob Thornton, the Levon Helm Band created an unforgettable night of stage magic
The best of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six of the best episodes from the classic Emmy award-winning 60s variety show. Includes Goldie Hawn's debut, and appearances by Johnny Carson, Don Rickles, Jack Benny, Michael Caine, Bob Hope, Jack Lemmon, Sammy Davis Jr., Cher, Tiny Tim and many more
The very best of the Rat Pack by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the upbeat entertainment style of the Rat Pack trio that features 18 Vegas-era favorites that spotlight each singer. There are two duets that feature Sinatra and Davis (Me and My Shadow) and Davis and Martin (Sam's Song)
I dream of Jeannie by Inc Sony Pictures Entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series about a United States astronaut, Captain Anthony "Tony" Nelson, who finds his life vastly complicated when he stumbles on to a bottle containing a female genie, "Jeannie," who will do anything to conquer her master's heart and prove they're a match made in space
Yes I can! : the Sammy Davis Jr. story by Sammy Davis( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York songs by New York( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinatra : the classic duets by Frank Sinatra( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage of some of Frank Sinatra's most famous duets
The Rat Pack by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden boy by Charles Strouse( Recording )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our shining hour by Sammy Davis( Recording )

28 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Sweet CharityPhoto by Sammy Davis, Jr.The best of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-inIn black and white : the life of Sammy Davis, Jr.Deconstructing Sammy : music, money, madness, and the mobGonna do great things : the life of Sammy Davis, Jr.This is where I came in : Black America in the 1960s