WorldCat Identities

Durante, Jimmy 1893-1980

Works: 788 works in 1,289 publications in 6 languages and 18,268 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated television programs  Christmas television programs  Christmas films  Children's television programs  Animated films  Comedy films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Narrator, Speaker, Composer, Host, Lyricist, Originator, Interviewee, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jimmy Durante
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Most widely held works by Jimmy Durante
Frosty the Snowman by Jimmy Durante( Visual )

54 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frosty the snowman: When Frosty the snowman is accidentally brought to life, he has several adventures and must outwit the plans of an evil magician in order to find safety at the North Pole
Little Miss Broadway by Louis Silvers( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan adopted by a kind hotel manager who rents rooms to down-on-their-luck entertainers lives happily enough until the owner of the hotel complains about the noise her showbiz friends make and threatens to close the hotel and send her back to the orphanage
The man who came to dinner by George S Kaufman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and German and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pompous lecturer is forced to spend the winter inside a prominent Ohio family's home due to injury, and proceeds to meddle with the lives of everyone in the household
The Rudolph, Frosty & friends sing along( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten musical Yuletide treasures from the original TV specials, featuring the voices of Fred Astaire, Jimmy Durante and Burl Ives
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story revolves around a circus owner with only two real attractions: his daughter and popular pachyderm Jumbo. Three-ring pandemonium breaks out when a handsome rival infiltrates the circus, and father, daughter and Dad's wise-cracking fiance are suddenly at risk of losing the greatest show on earth
The panic is on the great American depression as seen by the common man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This multifaceted set communicates both the painful hard times of the Great Depression and the grace and strong will of the common man in confronting it. Period newsreel and documentary film footage convey the feel of the times. Classic musical recordings reflect the popular mood of the day. The booklet includes photographs, letters, and first hand recollections
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
My dream duets by Barry Manilow( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 400 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
A Christmas wish( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
Santamental journey pop vocal Christmas classics( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've got mail by George Fenton( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas classics by Bing Crosby( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features television's Christmas classics from well-known animated specials like Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman, as well as Little Drummer Boy; Jingle Bell Rock; and Nuttin' for Christmas
The great Rupert( Visual )

26 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
As time goes by the best of Jimmy Durante by Jimmy Durante( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It happened in Brooklyn by Richard Whorf( Visual )

7 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A returning GI moves in with his old Brooklyn High School janitor and falls for the music teacher while he sets his sights on a career in showbiz
Esther Williams( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. "Bathing beauty" - 1944 .; Disc 2. "Easy to wed" - 1946 .; Disc 3. "On an island with you" - 1948 ; Disc 4. "Neptune's daughter) - 1949 Disc 5. "Dangerous when wet" - 1953
On an island with you( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Kingslee is a young navy lieutenant who is brought in as techninical adviser on a song-dance-and-swim film being made by screen star Rosalind Reynolds. Having once done a number with her, and been kissed at the end of a Forces show, Lawrence somehow believes she should be his girl. Her boyfriend, on the other hand, a fellow co-star of Rosalind, is just one of those who disagrees
Hey, Mr. Spaceman( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 songs about extraterrestrials
Music from the soundtrack of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production [of] Billy Rose's Jumbo by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Durante, the great Schnozzola( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life of entertainer Jimmy Durante. Includes segments from his television series and interviews with his wife, daughter and film and television historian Leonard Maltin
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.07 for The Rudolp ... to 0.99 for Book revue ...)

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Durante 1893-1980

Durante, James.

Durante, James F. 1893-1980

Durante, James Francis.

Durante, James Francis 1893-1980

Durante, Jimmy 'Schnozzle'.

Durante, Jimmy 'Schnozzle' 1893-1980

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Jimmy Durante Amerikaans acteur (1893-1980)

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Jimmy Durante amerikansk pianist og skodespelar

Jimmy Durante amerikansk pianist og skuespiller

Jimmy Durante cantante, pianista e attore statunitense

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