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Freed, Arthur 1894-1973

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Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

168 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 5,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as are his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish costar. Rediscover the musical masterpiece in dazzling, restored high definition, featuring an all-new documentary special feature that salutes not just the all-time favorite, but also the musical legacy of its producer, songwriter Arthur Freed
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

57 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

57 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy Gaston finds out he prefers a young Parisian girl to be his wife rather than his mistress
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

47 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

40 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives and loves of the personnel on an old time Mississippi showboat
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
The band wagon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

35 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage
Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( Visual )

26 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland. Too good to watch just at Easter time
Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( Visual )

65 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer Jerome Kern
Cabin in the sky by Vernon Duke( Visual )

16 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fable of rascally Little Joe, torn between the love of his good wife Petunia and the wiles of good-time bad girl Georgia Brown ... and caught in a tug-of-war between emissaries from the Lord and Satan. Features a soundtrack of dazzling standards
The Broadway melody by Bei meng te( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Broadway Melody offers snarky, wiseacre humor, and effervescent charm. The Mahoney Sisters are successful singers in the boondocks, and now they've come to New York for the big time. Hank (Henrietta) is the smart one, while Queenie is the beautiful one--as Hank's fiancé Eddie Kearns says, they're "a coupla swell kids." Songwriter Eddie gets the girls a part in a revue featuring his song, "The Broadway Melody." Eddie, long engaged to Hank, falls for Queenie, whom he hasn't seen since she was a little girl. But Eddie and Queenie are both devoted to Hank, so Queenie gives in to the wooing of one of the show's rich backers, so as not to come between Hank and Eddie. This only causes more trouble, because both Hank and Eddie know exactly what kind of danger Queenie is courting by putting herself in a playboy's hands
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their first film together in a decade, Fred and Ginger play a bickering show biz couple; Fred is a driven dancer while Ginger would like to give up the dancing act for stage dramas
Annie get your gun( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world--until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( Visual )

67 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Ellen are a pair of siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding. If love can make anyone dance on the ceiling and walls, Tom's the one
Ziegfeld follies by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dead showman looks down upon the Earth and dreams of his perfect show. A who's who of credited and uncredited Hollywood talents
The Harvey girls by George Sidney( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a " Harvey House " restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of the Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
San Francisco by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

3 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco
It's always fair weather by Stanley Donen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three World War II buddies vow to reunite for old time's sake in 10 years. When they do they find their friendship has fizzled, until a day of tangling with romance, the fight game, the ad biz and a new medium called TV restores their bond. Highlights include a romp that uses trash-can lids as dancing shoes, Cyd Charisse routine with broken nosed boxers, and Kelly's tap dance on roller skates
The pirate by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Caribbean beauty, who is engaged to a local rich man, has a mad crush on the legendary pirate, Macoco. A traveling singer falls in love with the beauty and to impress her, he poses as the pirate
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Arthur Freed Amerikaans filmproducent (1894-1973)

Arthur Freed attore, cantante e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Arthur Freed producteur et parolier américain

Arthur Freed US-amerikanischer Musicalproduzent und Liedertexter

Freed

Fried Arthur 1894-1973

Grossman, Arthur 1894-1973

Артур Фрид

ארתור פריד

ארתור פריד שחקן אמריקאי

آرتور فرید تهیه‌کننده و آهنگساز آمریکایی

アーサー・フリード

亚瑟·弗里德

阿瑟·弗里德

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An American in ParisGigiMeet me in St. LouisOn the townShow boatThe band wagonIrving Berlin's Easter paradeTill the clouds roll by