WorldCat Identities

Holloway, Stanley

Works: 415 works in 1,322 publications in 6 languages and 20,076 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Poetry  Television adaptations  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies  Musical settings  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Narrator, Vocalist, Costume designer, Lyricist, Other, Composer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Stanley Holloway
My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

128 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney waif is transformed by Professor Henry Higgins into an elegant lady
My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

84 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,466 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
Noel Coward's Brief encounter by David Lean( Visual )

97 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,568 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

67 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 989 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 )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play has two principal settings: the court that Frederick has usurped from his brother, the rightful Duke, and the Forest of Arden, where the Duke and his followers (including the disgruntled Lord Jaques and the jester Touchstone) are living
William Shakespeare's Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 616 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 )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Among the most lovely of soundtracks ..."--Entertainment Weekly
In harm's way by Jan Krawitz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic treatment of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the naval base
The private life of Sherlock Holmes by Billy Wilder( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private investigator Sherlock Holmes travels to Scotland to help a woman search for her missing husband
My fair lady : original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passport to Pimlico by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

64 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 334 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, but soon find that their action has consequences
Wiv a little bit o'luck; the life story of Stanley Holloway, as told to Dick Richards by Stanley Holloway( Book )

11 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 297 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 )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Stanley Holloway's comic monologues. 1979
My fair lady : original cast by Frederick Loewe( )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( )

in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 221 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, "Shall have a supper at our aller cost/ When that we come again from Canterbury."
Stanley Holloway, more monologues and songs by Stanley Holloway( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens( Visual )

41 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a Victorian schoolmaster, deprived of his rightful fortune, who joins a band of travelling entertainers
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

15 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
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Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.16 for In harm's ... to 0.99 for Holloway, ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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

Stanley Holloway Brits acteur (1890-1982)

Stanley Holloway English stage and film actor, comedian, singer, poet and monologist

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William Shakespeare's MacbethIn harm's wayThe Stanley Holloway monologuesThe Canterbury tales