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Lederer, Charles 1910-1976

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His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

154 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about a big city newspaper editor and his star reporter
Gentlemen prefer blondes by Jule Styne( Visual )

83 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bachelorette showgirl singers Dorothy Shaw and Lorelei Lee are sailing to Paris, courtesy of Lorelei's millionaire boyfriend Gus Esmond, Jr. They're also being shadowed--thanks to Gus Sr.--by private detective Ernie Malone. Lorelei gets embroiled in a contretemps involving Sir Francis "Piggy" Beekman, outspoken Lady Beekman, and a tiara. Dorothy, meanwhile, becomes involved in a running flirtation with the detective. All's well that ends well, but everything plays second fiddle to the snazzy costumes and in-your-face attitudes sported by the showgirls. One of Howard Hawks' biggest commercial hits, this lush, garish, cynical, yet fun-filled fortune-hunter satire is based on a 1949 Broadway musical and has a wisp of a plot, serving merely to tie together the lavish musical numbers
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Ocean like his chances. All he asks is that his handpicked squad of 10 grifters and cons play the game like they have nothing to lose. If all goes right, the payoff will be a fat $150 million. All the gang of associates needs to do is stage heists at three major Las Vegas casinos - Bellagio, The Mirage, and the MGM Grand - simultaneously during a popular boxing event. The payoff, divided by 11, you do the math
The thing from another world by Christian Nyby( Visual )

41 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen spaceling inside a crash-landed UFO, then fight for their lives after the murderous being emerges from icy captivity."--Container
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1787, the HMS Bounty sets out on a journey that will take it through perilous seas to a tropical paradise--and into history as one of the most ill-fated vessels ever to sail for King and country
Kismet by Robert Wright( Recording )

27 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and German and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet: Musical Arabian Night in Two Acts. Based on themes of Alexander Borodin. Book: Charles Lederer and Luther Davis
The Spirit of St. Louis by Wei de er( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Charles Lindbergh from his days of precarious mail runs in aviation's infancy to his design of a small transatlantic plane and the vicissitudes of its takeoff and epochal flight from New York to Paris in 1927
Kismet : a musical Arabian night by Robert Wright( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed by the Northern Light Operatic Society, directed by David Winston, produced by Robert Deathridge, musical director: Aubrey Gannon, stage director: Don Stevens, costume design: David Page, performance includes dancers, chorus and orchestra, cast in order of appearance are: David Wardle, Ric Ramsay, Jane Hancock, Beryl Humphris, Tony Halley, Kathy Kerry, Terry Crawt, Norman Wheatley, Brian Hopkins, Cliff Woodward, Brian Lintorn, Fred Bowyer, Peter Moore, Gillian Johnson, Pat Gannon, Carol Valentine, Lynne Gannon, Michael Chenoweth, Diane Patterson, Sheila Gee, Karen Freeland, Trudy Bartels, Margaret Moore, Pam Lillie, Jane Dudley, Julia Humphris, Jacqueline Hainsworth, Christine Bussey, Beryl Ramsay, Joan Criddle, Gordon McPherson and Keith Philips
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and French and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secretary (Monroe) marvels at her boss' (Cary Grant) antics after he accidentally ingests a youth pill
Charles Lederer presents Edwin Lester's production of Kismet : a musical Arabian night by Robert Wright( )

18 editions published between 1953 and 1986 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks( Visual )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French officer falls in love with a woman lieutenant and must cross dress in order to get into the United States
Can-Can by Walter Lang( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owner of Montmartre's most notorious nightspot, the Café Le Bal Du Paradis, Simone Pistache spends a great deal of her time in court, thanks to the banning of that "lewd and lascivious" dance, the Can-Can. So when her nightlife-loving lawyer and boyfriend, François Durnais, refuses to settle down and marry her, Simone decides to play up to his rival in romance, Parisian judge Philipe Forrestier, a lovestruck young jurist who's determined to make an honest woman out of her-- one way or the other
Ride the pink horse( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough-talking former GI comes to a small New Mexico town to shake down a gangster who killed his best friend; events turn out neither as planned nor at all well
Kismet by Robert Wright( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows one fateful, fabulous day as a beggar-poet and his daughter cross paths with a wicked wazir, a wily temptress, a handsome prince, and a magical curse
Follow that dream by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays a sexy but naive country boy in this light-hearted musical comedy about a backwoods family homesteading along the Florida coast
Kismet : a musical Arabian night : original Broadway cast recording by Robert Wright( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myrna Loy and William Powell collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manhattan melodrama: The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman
Howard Hawks' I was a male war bride( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a postwar mission in Germany, French army officer Henri Rochard and American WAC lieutenant Catherine Gates find that their mutual antagonism changes into love. They decide to marry just when Catherine is ordered home, which presents an obstacle to Henri. They learn that the only way he can enter the U.S. is through the Congressional act governing war brides which leaves the resourceful Catherine only one alternative: disguide her husband as a sister WAC
The front page( Visual )

6 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper reporter's wedding is delayed when a man scheduled to be hanged, escapes
 
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Charles Lederer presents Edwin Lester's production of Kismet : a musical Arabian night
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Charles Lederer Amerikaans filmregisseur

Charles Lederer regista statunitense

Charles Lederer scénariste américain

Charles Lederer US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Чарльз Ледерер

צ'רלס לדרר

چارلز لدرر فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

チャールズ・レデラー

查爾斯·萊德爾

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