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Donen, Stanley

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Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

203 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 5,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as are his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish costar. Rediscover the musical masterpiece in dazzling, restored high definition, featuring an all-new documentary special feature that salutes not just the all-time favorite, but also the musical legacy of its producer, songwriter Arthur Freed
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

213 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of crooks relentlessly pursues a young American through Paris for the fortune her dead husband stole from them. The only person she can trust is a sauve, mysterious stranger
Seven brides for seven brothers by Stanley Donen( Visual )

94 editions published between 1054 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the new bride of a roughneck Oregon pioneer finds she has to keep house for her husband's six rowdy brothers, she decides to groom them so that they can find brides of their own
Funny face by Stanley Donen( Visual )

49 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cinderella story about an inconspicuous salesgirl who is whisked off to Paris by a group of fashion magazine sophisticates and is transformed into a dazzling model with whom the magazine's photographer falls in love
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

83 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( Visual )

134 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their show closes in New York, siblings Tom and Ellen Bowen head across the Atlantic by ship to England for a chance at another performance. During the voyage, Ellen falls for a British lord and when they land, Tom becomes attracted to a dancer he meets at an audition. Will Tom and Ellen's newfound romances break up their partnership?
The pajama game by George Abbott( Visual )

56 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A labor/management dispute at the Sleeptite Pajama Factory is the subject of this musical comedy
Indiscreet by Stanley Donen( Visual )

47 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance is in the air when a dashing diplomat is introduced to a beautiful and famous actress. The fact that he's married doesn't stop the love-struck pair from falling into a passionate affair
"Damn Yankees" by Richard Adler( Visual )

20 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if you could help your favorite team win the pennant? And what if you got to be the star of that team? For lifelong Washington Senators fan Joe Boyd that dream comes true when after seeing his team lose yet again, he rashly declares that he would sell his soul to the devil to see his team beat the Yankees. The Devil goes by Mr. Applegate now, and he agrees that Joe--a one-time baseball standout--will play for the Senators and help them reach the promised land. But Joe persuades Applegate to give him an escape clause, should he dislike his new identity. Applegate declares that he can back out at any time before the last game of the season--if he plays in the final game, he'll belong to the Devil. Featuring members of the original Broadway cast (Tab Hunter was not in the original cast)
The little prince by Richard Kiley( Visual )

39 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pilot makes a forced landing in the barren Sahara Desert and is befriended by a little prince from the planet Asteroid B-612
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( Visual )

88 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A joyous combination of music, dancing, and comedy that gently pokes fun at Hollywood's frantic transition to the "talkies" during the late twenties
Two for the road( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna is in a touring girl's choir and Mark is a struggling architect when they first meet on the road in Europe. The film follows their life together - through courtship and marriage, infidelity and parenthood - all on the road
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

26 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
It's always fair weather by Stanley Donen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three World War II buddies vow to reunite for old time's sake in 10 years. When they do they find their friendship has fizzled, until a day of tangling with romance, the fight game, the ad biz and a new medium called TV restores their bond. Highlights include a romp that uses trash-can lids as dancing shoes, Cyd Charisse routine with broken nosed boxers, and Kelly's tap dance on roller skates
Bedazzled( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lovestruck young man sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for seven wishes, with unexpected consequences
Funny face by Stanley Donen( Visual )

61 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "musical about Paris, the world of high fashion, photography and models--and love."
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven brides for seven brothers (1954, 102 min.): Adam is the eldest of seven brothers who goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home where she discover he has six brothers - all living in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Adam reads about the Roman capture of the Sabine women and develops an inspired solution to his brothers' loneliness
Take me out to the ball game by Betty Comden( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two baseball pros who moonlight as a song-and-dance team in the off-season. They both loose their hearts to the new female manager
Gene Kelly : anatomy of a dancer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and career of Gene Kelly who revolutionized musical and movie dancing, making it accessible for all people. Uses extended film clips, interviews with colleagues and critics and filmed interview segments from 1976 with Kelly
Arabesque by Stanley Donen( Visual )

41 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic thriller about an Oxford professor who is hired by a mysterious Arab oil magnate to decipher a secret message and befriends his exotic companion
 
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Singin' in the Rain
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CharadeSeven brides for seven brothersFunny faceIndiscreetThe little princeSingin' in the rainThe grass is greenerIt's always fair weather
Alternative Names
Donen, Stan

Donen Stan 1924-....

Stanley Donen americký filmový režisér

Stanley Donen Amerikaans filmregisseur

Stanley Donen amerikai filmrendező

Stanley Donen réalisateur américain

Stanley Donen regista e coreografo statunitense

Stanley Donen reżyser amerykański

Stanley Donen US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Choreograf

Донен Стэнли

Стенлі Донен

Стэнли Донен американский режиссёр и хореограф

סטנלי דונן

استنلی دانن طراح رقص، تهیه‌کننده، رقاص، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ستانلي دونين

도넌, 스탠리 1924-

스탠리 도넌

スタンリー・ドーネン

ドーネン, スタンリー

斯坦利·多南

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