WorldCat Identities

Riddle, Nelson

Works: 1,952 works in 3,964 publications in 6 languages and 31,919 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Popular music  Comedy films  Musical films  Western films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Caper films  Jazz 
Roles: Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Composer, Author, Musician, msd, Instrumentalist, Director, Singer, Other, cnp, Editor, Adapter, Interviewee, Scenarist, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nelson Riddle
The great Gatsby by Jack Clayton( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long Island in the 1920's and a mysterious American millionaire tries to recapture the sweetheart of his youth resulting in tragedy
Paint your wagon by Joshua Logan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen, enhanced for 16:9 TVs. The story of a goldmining boom town centering on the work-and-play partnership of two miners and the wife they share
In the wee small hours by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal reflection on the heartbreak of Frank's doomed love affair with actress Ava Gardner, the standards that he sings form their own story when collected together
El Dorado by Howard Hawks( Visual )

37 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gunfighter comes to the aid of a cattle baron, but switches sides when he meets up with his old friend, the alcoholic sheriff
Songs for swingin' lovers! by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

29 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Classic Sinatra : his great performances, 1953-1960 by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean's eleven by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place is Las Vegas. The time: Midnight, New Year's Eve. Danny Ocean (Sinatra) and 10 of his ex-commando buddies get ready to rob the vaults of 5 casinos simultaneously!
Frank Sinatra sings for only the lonely by Frank Sinatra( Recording )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
On a clear day you can see forever by Burton Lane( Visual )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chain-smoking kooky Daisy consults psychiatrist Chabot to help her stop smoking. Chabot is astonished to learn she has amazing ESP powers and that under hypnosis she reveals her former life as Melinda, an 1840 English coquette
Pal Joey by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of a nightclub entertainer who is also a heel. He romances a wealthy socialite to get her to finance his own nightclub, then falls for a chorine he hires for the club
Paris when it sizzles by Richard Quine( Visual )

13 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Screenwriter Richard Benson ... has three days to finish his movie. But to meet his deadline, he needs the help and imagination of his captivating secretary Gabrielle Simpson ... . Together, they write and revise a romance/mystery as they envision themselves in the lead roles. The suspense builds as each page pulls the writing team, and their alter egos, closer and closer. Will love imitate art before the final scene fades to black?"--
Blue skies by Kiri Te Kanawa( Recording )

20 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Female vocal solo, with piano
That's entertainment by Fred Astaire( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire host this all-singing, all-dancing follow up to That's entertainment!, showing up more of what made the Golden Era of MGM moviemaking
What's new by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linda Ronstadt takes a step back in time, performing some of the greatest standards in pop music history. Some of the songs that she performs on What's New include I've Got a Crush on You; Lover Man; and Someone to Watch Over Me
Batman by Leslie H Martinson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les quatre plus grand criminels de Gotham city, Le Joker, Catwoman, Le Sphinx et le Pingouin, ont uni leurs force maléfiques pour prendre le contrôle de la planète. Dans ce but, il semparent dune invention secréte reduisant les êtres humains à létat de poudre. Batman et Robin, défenseurs des faibles et des opprimés, sopposent à leur funeste plan
The greatest hits by Nat King Cole( Recording )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oh, lady, be good! : best of the Gershwin songbook by George Gershwin( Recording )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norah Larkin is a working girl who wakes up a murderess after passing out in the apartment of brutish playboy Harry Prebble. Branded "The Blue Gardenia" by a sensational columnist, Norah dodges dragnets, informants and the cruel hand of fate as she struggles to conceal her involvement with Prebble, and to remember the details of her ill-fated night. As her hopes for justice fade, she decides to gamble her future on the journalist who transformed her into such a notorious figure
For sentimental reasons by Linda Ronstadt( Recording )

16 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again Linda Ronstadt steps back into the past with this collection of traditional pop songs including When You Wish Upon a Star; My Funny Valentine; and Round Midnight
The George and Ira Gershwin songbook by George Gershwin( Recording )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
N. Riddle

Nelson Riddle

Nelson Riddle American arranger, composer, bandleader and orchestrator

Nelson Riddle Amerikaans dirigent (1921-1985)

Nelson Riddle amerykański kompozytor filmowy

Nelson Riddle arrangiatore, direttore d'orchestra e compositore statunitense

Nelson Riddle chef d'orchestre et compositeur de jazz

Nelson Riddle US-amerikanischer Komponist und Bigband-Leader

Riddle, Nels.

Riddle, Nels 1921-1985

Riddle, Nelson 1921-

Riddle, Nelson 1921-1985

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Riddle, Nelson Smock 1921-1985

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