WorldCat Identities

Langford, Frances

Overview
Works: 551 works in 703 publications in 1 language and 6,010 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Biography  Musical films  Fiction  Revues 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Author, Speaker, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1995.9 .M86, 791.4372
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Yankee Doodle Dandy by Michael Curtiz( Visual )
6 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in English and held by 1,620 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 )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 664 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 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven classic cartoons originally released in 1948
Too many girls ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 181 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 Roy Del Ruth( Visual )
3 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleanor Powell and James Stewart star in this legendary musical about a sailor on leave in New York who falls for a struggling dancer
The Bickersons by Philip Rapp( Recording )
34 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 166 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
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 )
9 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 132 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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 101 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 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broadway melody of 1936 by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lovely, gifted Irene Foster comes to the Great White Way hoping that childhood sweetheart-turned-Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her and her talent. He's 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 and all of Irene's abilities to show him what he is missing
Old time radio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents twelve radio episodes, digitally restored and remastered from recordings of comedy shows broadcast during the golden age of radio. Includes Abbott and Costello's "Who's on first?" routine
50 years of film music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old time radio shows ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irving Berlin's This is the Army ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 58 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
The boys from Syracuse London cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cole Porter, Easy To Love by Cole Porter( )
2 editions published in 2009 and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musicals 20 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hooray for Hollywood original soundtrack recording ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Francis Langford
Newbern, Frances
Languages
English (99)
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