WorldCat Identities

Holloway, Stanley

Overview
Works: 404 works in 1,143 publications in 6 languages and 17,380 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Poetry  Romance films  War films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Original cast recordings  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Narrator, Costume designer, Lyricist, Composer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stanley Holloway
My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

118 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney waif is transformed by a linguistics professor into an elegant lady
My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

67 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how a British diction teacher takes a young cockney flower seller and turns her into a lady by changing her speech
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

47 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Recording )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearean comedy. Eight passionate young people are gathered together, all breaking one another's hearts. Some have been exiled from the court of ill-tempered Duke Frederick; the others are shepherds and shepherdesses
Noel Coward's Brief encounter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
My fair lady original soundtrack recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In harm's way( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic treatment of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the naval base
Brief encounter by David Lean( Visual )

56 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
The private life of Sherlock Holmes by Billy Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private investigator Sherlock Holmes travels to Scotland to help a woman search for her missing husband
Passport to Pimlico by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

53 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detonation of an unexploded bomb left from WWII German bombings uncovers an ancient document which reveals that London's Pimlico district really belongs to France. The community, eager to abandon post-war constraints, establish their independence as a ration-free state
Wiv a little bit o'luck; the life story of Stanley Holloway, as told to Dick Richards by Stanley Holloway( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating medley of light-hearted memories, peppered with stories and sidelights of many of the world's greatest entertainers._
The Stanley Holloway monologues by Michael Marshall( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a recording of Chaucer's work, which begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury
Stanley Holloway, more monologues and songs by Stanley Holloway( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Recording )

12 editions published between 1954 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Recording )

16 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl follows a white rabbit down a rabbit hole
Nicholas Nickleby by Alberto Cavalcanti( Visual )

29 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man struggles to protect his family from an evil uncle and a very cruel world
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and German and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled Hamlet
The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( Visual )

20 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British government, having nationalized the railways in 1947, announces that the Titfield-Mallingford Railway is being replaced by an "alternative passenger omnibus service". Titfield locals rally to save and operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
 
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In harm's way
Alternative Names
Holloway, Stanley Augustus 1890-1982

Stanley Holloway acteur britannique

Stanley Holloway angielski aktor filmowy

Stanley Holloway attore britannica

Stanley Holloway britischer Schauspieler

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MacbethIn harm's wayThe Stanley Holloway monologuesThe Canterbury tales