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Freed, Arthur 1894-1973

Overview
Works: 1,339 works in 3,508 publications in 6 languages and 46,524 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Musicals  Biographical films  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Lyricist, Author, Composer, Production personnel, 665, pmn, Librettist, Arranger, Contributor, Other, Instrumentalist, fmp, Director, Actor, Performer, Musician, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Arthur Freed
Singin' in the Rain by Gene [Regie] Kelly( Visual )

108 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 4,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

59 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and held by 2,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

62 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a family at the 1903 World's Fair
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

62 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with a rich and handsome boulevardier
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

41 editions published between 1951 and 2021 in English and Italian and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

51 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,767 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
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

43 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,579 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 )

42 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood song and dance man, Tony Hunter, is persuaded to star in a Broadway musical. The show is a flop at its New Haven opening but Tony takes over production and turns it into a Broadway smash hit
Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( Visual )

72 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer Jerome Kern
Irving Berlin's Easter parade( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland
Cabin in the sky by Vernon Duke( Visual )

22 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 965 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
Annie get your gun( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2021 in English and held by 961 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
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their first film together in a decade, Fred and Ginger play a bickering show biz couple. Songs include "You'd be hard to replace" and "They can't take that away from me."
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( Visual )

72 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical set during Princess Elizabeth's wedding to Philip Mountbatten. A brother-sister dance team go to London and get caught up in romance
The Broadway melody by ( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 892 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
Singing in the rain by Arthur Freed( Book )

10 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book adaptation of the song Singing in the rain, which celebrates the glory of clouds and rain
Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deluxe edition this classic musical soundtrack includes all of the music from the hit 1952 film along with previously unreleased material and more than a dozen original recordings of songs from earlier films that were referenced in the film
Ziegfeld follies by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1946 and 2021 in 3 languages and held by 699 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 )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and held by 615 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 travelers. 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 Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
Escape to paradise : the Hollywood album by Daniel Hope( )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his latest album, Daniel Hope shines a new light on Hollywood scores as he takes a widescreen musical journey, seeking out the echoes of exiled European composers, such as Miklos R©đzsa, John Waxman, Hanns Eisler, Erich Wolfgang Korngold. The centerpiece is the famous violin concerto by Erich Wolfgang Korngold. The album also contains contemporary soundtrack classics such as Schindler℗þs List, American Beauty and Cinema Paradiso to reflect on the strong musical influence the Exile composer had and still has on contemporary film composers
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Freed

Arthur Freed Amerikaans filmproducent (1894-1973)

Arthur Freed amerikansk filmproducent

Arthur Freed amerikansk sangtekstforfatter, filmprodusent

Arthur Freed attore, cantante e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Arthur Freed cineasta americano

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Arthur Freed prodhues filmash amerikan

Arthur Freed producător de film american

Arthur Freed producteur et parolier américain

Arthur Freed productor de cine estadounidense

Arthur Freed productor de cinema estatunidenc

Arthur Freed US-amerikanischer Musicalproduzent und Liedertexter

Fred A.

Fred Arthur

Freed

Freed A.

Freed, F. 1894-1973

Frid A.

Fried Arthur 1894-1973

Grossman, Arthur

Grossman, Arthur 1894-1973

Артур Фрид

Фрид А.

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ארתור פריד

ארתור פריד שחקן אמריקאי

آرتور فرید تهیه‌کننده و آهنگساز آمریکایی

آرثر فريد منتج أفلام أمريكي

আর্থার ফ্রিড মার্কিন চলচ্চিত্র প্রযোজক

アーサー・フリード

亚瑟·弗里德

阿瑟·弗里德

Languages
English (751)

Spanish (14)

French (8)

Italian (8)

German (3)

Chinese (1)