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Langford, Frances

Overview
Works: 520 works in 682 publications in 2 languages and 5,820 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Musical settings  Film adaptations  Musical films  Biography  Fiction  Biographical films  Revues  Radio programs 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Vocalist, Singer, Speaker, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1995.9 .M86, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Yankee Doodle Dandy by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rousing musical depicting the life of George M. Cohan--playwright, entertainer, and composer
The Glenn Miller story by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tribute to Glenn Miller charts his rise from obscurity and poverty to fame and wealth in the early 1940s
Melody time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven classic cartoons originally released in 1948
The Bickersons by Philip Rapp ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side 1. A complete half-hour program including a skit about Danny Thomas' new beverage "Thomas-Cola" and a Bickersons skit entitled Join the Elks now, John. (It's three o'clock in the morning.) Side 2. Don is worried about Danny, as he has spent four weeks in a telephone booth. Two more Bickerson skits follow: Chow mein for breakfast and A $1,200 bald mink coat. Includes commercials
Too many girls ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The father of a young girl starting college at a school where the girls outnumber the boys ten to one sends four bodyguards with her for protection. The bodyguards are also ace football players, and although its forbidden, they find a way to play, and rocket the hapless team to gridiron fame
Born to dance by Prod Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sailor Ted meets Nora at the Lonely Hearts Club and falls in love. Nora aspires to become a dancing star, but her career nearly ends before it begins when she inadvertently comes between Broadway luminary Lucy James and her producer-lover
Johnny Mercer by Johnny Mercer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is the Army" ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Irving Berlin musical tribute intended to boost morale during World War II. It honors the patriotic efforts of American soldiers during World Wars I and II. Berlin appears as himself, as does singer Kate Smith who delivers a rousing rendition of God bless America, for which she received the Congressional Gold Medal. Ronald Reagan stars as Johnny Jones, a son who follows in his father's show business footsteps. During World War I his father Jerry Jones staged an all-soldier show on Broadway called Yip yip Yaphank. Being a dancer and then wounded in the War, Jerry moves on to being a producer. In World War II his son Johnny Jones, who was his father's assistant, gets the order to stage a new show, called This is the army. His personal life is a bit of a struggle though, because he refuses to marry his fiancee until the war is over
Born to dance Lady be good ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container. Lady be good: Powell plays a friend and matchmaker to two struggling songwriters (adapted from container)
A patriot's songbook a companion to A patriot's handbook ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broadway melody of 1936 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lovely, gifted Irene Foster hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her--and her talent. Gordon is too busy sparring with a dirt-dishing gossip columnist to notice, but his wisecracking, heart-of-gold secretary certainly does. She and Irene must use their wits to show him what he's missing!
Old time radio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents twelve radio episodes of comedy shows originally broadcast in the 1940s and 50s
50 years of film ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old time radio shows ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete Louis Armstrong Decca sessions (1935-1946) by Louis Armstrong ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irving Berlin's This is the Army ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Irving Berlin musical tribute intended to boost morale during World War II. It honors the patriotic efforts of American soldiers during World Wars I and II. Berlin appears as himself, as does singer Kate Smith who delivers a rousing rendition of God bless America, for which she received the Congressional Gold Medal. Ronald Reagan plays Johnny Jones, a son who follows in his father's show business footsteps. During World War I his father Jerry Jones staged an all-soldier show on Broadway called Yip Yip Yaphank. In World War II his son Johnny Jones, who was his father's assistant, gets the order to stage a new show, called This is the Army. His personal life is a bit of a struggle though, because he refuses to marry his fianceĢe until the war is over
The boys from Syracuse [based on Shakespeare's A comedy of errors] by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the Bickersons by Philip Rapp ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 classic comedy sketches as originally broadcast on NBC's Old Gold Show and Drene Time
Cole Porter, Easy To Love by Cole Porter ( )
2 editions published in 2009 and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musicals 20 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Francis Langford
Newbern, Frances
Languages
English (107)
French (1)
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