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Jones, Shirley 1934 March 31-

Overview
Works: 345 works in 873 publications in 7 languages and 24,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Biography  Musicals  Western films  Romance films  Comedy films  Original cast recordings  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Commentator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Shirley Jones
 
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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

68 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,512 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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

58 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,711 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 & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

50 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling salesman stumbles into a revival meeting and discovers that he can hustle money in a tent-show just as easily as in a saloon. Joining forces with a nun, he delivers demon-bashing oratories that bring him fame and fortune. But when an old flame re-appears, he is forced to confront long-buried secrets that will make his saintly life a veritable Hell on Earth!
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 801 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
The music man( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 718 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
Hidden places( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 652 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. Based on the award-winning novel by Lynn Austin
Hollywood singing and dancing : a musical history( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 603 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
Meredith Willson's The music man : original soundtrack by Meredith Willson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Partridge family. come on get happy by Shirley Jones( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed mother and her musical children living in Northern California form a band, hire a doofus manager and set out in a wildly-painted school bus to make their fortune in pop rock 'n roll. They do amazingly well, but how does Mama keep her kids normal and raise them up right in show business
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

22 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King and I is the 1992 studio cast recording of the 1956 The King and I film. Ben Kingsley and Julie Andrews star in the mult-award winning musical, The King and I, recorded sumptuously by the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra under John Mauceri. The recording also stars Peabo Bryson and Marilyn Horne
Grandma's boy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 35-year-old video game tester is forced to move in with his overbearing grandmother and her two roommates. To save face with his friends and co-workers, he brags about the three hot babes living with him. Contains both the R-rated and Unrated versions
Tank by Marvin J Chomsky( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 353 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!
Rodgers & Hammerstein : the sound of movies( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 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
The music man : original Broadway cast recording by Meredith Willson( Recording )

18 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Professor" Harold Hill is a con man who comes to River City, IA, in the weeks just prior to the 1912 Fourth of July celebration. Persuading the town that the youth of River City is in great danger of being corrupted, Hill convinces them that their need to organization a boy's band, with himself as a leader. Hill promises to teach the kids how to make music by utilizing his revolutionary "Think System." There's only one problem: the professor doesn't know one note from another
The Cheyenne social club( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 313 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
Christmas is here again( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 277 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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel : 1994 Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 230 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
 
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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!
Alternative Names
Jones, Shirley 1934 Mar. 31-

Jones, Shirley Mae 1934-

Shirley Jones

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