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Durante, Jimmy 1893-1980

Overview
Works: 837 works in 1,332 publications in 5 languages and 18,330 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Animated television programs  Christmas television programs  Children's films  Children's television programs  Road films  Christmas films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Narrator, Composer, Host, Speaker, Lyricist, Originator, Interviewee, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Frosty the Snowman by Jimmy Durante( Visual )

55 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frosty the snowman is accidently 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 English and Chinese and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of orphans live happily enough supporting themselves by performing in theatrical productions until a crabby old lady complains about the noise they make practicing
The man who came to dinner by George S Kaufman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and German and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famed author Sheridan Whiteside possesses a tongue dipped in venom and a brain that can crack The New York Times crossword in four minutes. On a lecture tour in Ohio, he slips on the ice and is confined to the home of a bourgeois couple. He proceeds to plunge the household into chaos, ruling the place like a czar and meddling in everyone's love life.--Container
Sleepless in Seattle : original motion picture soundtrack by American Film Orchestra( Recording )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and German and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rudolph, Frosty & friends sing along( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Create a tuneful new family tradition with this festive, fun-to-follow sing along!
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 426 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 376 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
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this circus epic set at the turn of the century. The story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. Includes lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The circus footage was directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
The panic is on : the great American depression as seen by the common man( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 360 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
A Christmas wish by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 326 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 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've got mail by George Fenton( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Rupert( Visual )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 229 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
Christmas classics by Bing Crosby( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 228 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
As time goes by : the best of Jimmy Durante by Jimmy Durante( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It happened in Brooklyn by Richard Whorf( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 192 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
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a zany assortment of motorists unexpectedly learns the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting race for the loot in the most star-studded laugh riot in Hollywood history
Esther Williams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an island with you: "While shooting on location in the South Pacific, a movie star is pursued by a handsome Naval officer who is convinced she is the girl for him"--IMDb.com
On an island with you( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 161 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 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 songs about extraterrestrials
 
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Frosty the Snowman
Alternative Names
Durante 1893-1980

Durante, James.

Durante, James F. 1893-1980

Durante, James Francis.

Durante, James Francis 1893-1980

Durante, Jimmy

Durante, Jimmy 'Schnozzle'.

Durante, Jimmy 'Schnozzle' 1893-1980

Jimmy Durante acteur, chanteur et compositeur

Jimmy Durante Amerikaans acteur (1893-1980)

Jimmy Durante amerikansk pianist och skådespelare

Jimmy Durante amerikansk pianist og skodespelar

Jimmy Durante amerikansk pianist og skuespiller

Jimmy Durante amerykański aktor, muzyk

Jimmy Durante cantante, pianista e attore statunitense

Jimmy Durante US-amerikanischer Komiker

Джими Дуранте

Дюранте, Джимми

جیمی درنت بازیگر و پیانیست آمریکایی

ジミー・デュランテ

吉米·杜兰特

Languages
English (212)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

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The man who came to dinnerIt's a mad, mad, mad, mad world