WorldCat Identities

Lahr, Bert 1895-1967

Overview
Works: 200 works in 492 publications in 6 languages and 13,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Film soundtracks  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

158 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 7,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Recording )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek the help of the great wizard so that she may return to Kansas
Just around the corner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
Waiting for Godot : a tragiccomedy by Samuel Beckett( Recording )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the side of a deserted country road, two tramps await the arrival of the mysterious Godot. The more they argue, question and complain, the more their predicament begins to resemble that of humanity looking for meaning in an absurd universe
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Cole Porter's musical comedy Anything goes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a luxurious ocean liner, a nightclub singer helps a fellow American woo an heiress who is returning home to marry a man she doesn't love. Looking to elude his boss, the American disguises himself as a gangster traveling with a minister, who is actually a gangster."--Container
The night they raided Minsky's by William Friedkin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1925 a beautiful young Amish woman leaves her strict family household and comes to New York City in hopes of becoming a dancer. There she becomes involved with a burlesque comic and by accident invents the strip tease
The wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack by Harold Arlen( Recording )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story & songs of the Wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack by Harold Arlen( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of L. Frank Baum's story The Wizard of Oz with songs "Over the rainbow" and "Follow the yellow brick road."
Two on the aisle : a Broadway production by Jule Styne( Recording )

2 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship ahoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leggy lead dancer on a cruise ship who is asked to transport a mine to Puerto Rico. Eager to aid the war effort, she agrees, but neither she nor her pulp-fiction author beau knows she's actually working for spies - who got the idea from one of his potboiler novels
Rose Marie( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in German and English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed largely on location in the Canadian Rockies, Rose Marie combines a charming tale of a tomboy becoming a lady with two love triangles, a murder mystery, settler-vs.-Indian strife and glorious music, including four of the original stage production's tunes: Rose Marie, The Indian Love Call, The Mounties and in a knockout production number staged by Busby Berkeley, Totem Tom Tom
Shirley Temple : little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen of the most popular films starring Shirley Temple in her child star years
The great waltz( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of composer Johann Strauss
The Wizard of Oz : the 75th anniversary anthology by Harold Arlen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cole Porter's Anything goes by Cole Porter( Recording )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television adaptations of Broadway musicals from the 50's
You're the top by Ethel Merman( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirley Temple little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship ahoy by Burton Lane( Recording )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the people by Charles Riesner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Hampton (Lucille Ball) can tote a lunch pail and carry a tune. She's a Broadway star who's joined the Rosie the Riveters at Morgan Shipyards. Working with her is aspiring playwright Swanee Swanson, who insists Julie toil among the yard workers before she stars in the play he's written about them
 
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The Wizard of Oz
Alternative Names
Bert Lahr acteur américain

Bert Lahr Amerikaans acteur

Bert Lahr attore statunitense

Bert Lahr US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Lahrheim Irving 1895-1967

Larheim, Irving 1895-1967

Берт Лар

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バート・ラー

伯特·拉爾

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The Wizard of OzCole Porter's musical comedy Anything goesThe story & songs of the Wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack