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Jones, Shirley 1934 March 31-

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,093 publications in 6 languages and 25,457 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Musicals  Western films  Biography  Comedy films  Biographies  Excerpts 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Author, Host, Costume designer, Other, Contributor, vac, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Shirley Jones
 
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Oklahoma! by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

99 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical in which the handsome young cowboy falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
The music man by Robert Preston( Visual )

53 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A con man in the guise of a traveling salesman gets off the train in River City, Iowa. He convinces the town to finance a children's marching band instead of a pool hall
Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

53 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Bigelow, a smooth-talking carny barker falls in love with a millworker on the coast of Main. Before the birth of his daughter he is killed while committing a robbery. Years later he returns to earth to attend his daughter's high school graduation and teach her one very important lesson
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former carousel barker Billy Bigelow returns to Earth from heaven to help his high school daughter, previously unknown to him because before she was born, he was killed as he attempted a robbery
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Hidden places by Lynn N Austin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed mother of two must overcome great odds to save her family's home. Just when things can't get worse, fate brings along hope in the form of a mysterious drifter who offers his help
The Cheyenne social club( Visual )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheyenne Social Club: Saddle-weary Texans are surprised to find they've inherited a Wyoming brothel and must defend it against a gun-wielding gang. Firecreek: An outlaw preys on small towns, and a $2-a-month lawman must find the courage to stop him
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
Hollywood singing and dancing : a musical history( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details
Grandma's boy( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is sweet for 35-year-old video game tester Alex, until he's forced to move in with his overbearing grandmother Lilly and her two roomates: oversexed Grace and overmedicated Bea. To save face with his much younger co-workers and super-sexy new boss, Alex brags about the three hot babes living with him, but soon that cat's out of the bag--and the real party at Grandma's house has just begun!
Meredith Willson's The music man : original soundtrack by Meredith Willson( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tank by John Keegan( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Garner stars in this story of love, honor and loyalty, featuring Shirley Jones, G.D. Spradlin and Jenilee Harrison. Sergeant-Major Zack Carey (James Garner) is completing his final stint of duty at a post in a small southern town. After defending a prostitute (Jenilee Harrison), he finds himself doing battle with the town's maniacal Sheriff (G.D. Spradlin). When the Sheriff jails Zack's son Billy (C. Thomas Howell) on a phoney drug charge, the Sergeant takes justice into his own hands - with help from his personal World War II Sherman Tank!
Meredith Willson's The Music man by Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)( Visual )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires
The courtship of Eddie's father by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is difficult for Tom Corbett as he and his son, Eddie, try to recover from the loss of his wife. The courtship process brings father and son together with renewed hope and enthusiasm for the future
Oklahoma! : original movie soundtrack recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irresistible blueberry farm( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High-powered Manhattan attorney Ellen Branford is going to fulfill her grandmother's dying wish - to deliver a mysterious letter to a man who owns a blueberry farm. As Ellen sets out on her grandmother's mission, she unravels the mysterious love story her grandmother left behind
Rodgers & Hammerstein : the sound of movies( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from the film versions of seven Rodgers & Hammerstein musicals: State Fair, Oklahoma!, Carousel, The King and I, South Pacific, Flower Drum Song, and The Sound of Music. Shirley Jones provides introductions and historical background
Christmas is here again( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil Krad steals Santa's toy bag and he crushes the holiday spirit. Over time, the world's children forget about Christmas. Now, a wide-eyed orphan and her band of friends will embark on the polar adventure of a lifetime as they try to stop Krad from totally destroying Christmas once and for all
Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years after his death, a carousel barker is granted permission to return to Earth for one day to make amends to his widow and their daughter
 
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Oklahoma!
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The music manCarouselRodgers and Hammerstein's CarouselTankMeredith Willson's The Music manThe courtship of Eddie's fatherRodgers & Hammerstein : the sound of movies
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Jones, Shirley 1934 Mar. 31-

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