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Binyon, Claude 1905-1978

Works: 136 works in 274 publications in 3 languages and 5,539 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Christmas films  Western films  Film adaptations  Internet videos  Educational films  Newsreels 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Director, Scenarist, Editor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Claude Binyon
Most widely held works by Claude Binyon
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in the sensational musical comedy Holiday Inn. Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. Fred Astaire plays his former partner and rival in love. Follow the two talented pals as they find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady (Marjorie Reynolds). 'Tis the season for one of the most enjoyable films of all time!
North to Alaska by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and French and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Klondike, 1900. A hard-drinking, hard-driving prospector must protect his claim to a gold-mine ... and a San Francisco beauty
Going my way by Leo McCarey( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Story about two talented pals, a singer (Bing Crosby) and a dancer (Fred Astaire) who compete for the affections of the same pretty lady (Virginia Dale). But when she dumps them both, the singer comes up with the idea of running a tavern that's open only on holidays"--Container
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

20 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A song-and-dance man leaves show business and opens up a Connecticut inn so he only has to work on holidays
Irving Berlin's This is the army( Visual )

34 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In WW I, dancer Jerry Jones stages an all-soldier show on Broadway, called Yip Yip Yaphank. Wounded in the War, he becomes a producer. In WW II his son Johnny Jones, who was before his fathers assistant, gets the order to stage a new all-soldier show, called THIS IS THE ARMY. But is personal life has problems, because he refuses to marry his fiancě until the war is over
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
My blue heaven( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular husband-and-wife entertainer team, making their move from radio to television, believe their lives will be complete when they can start a family. When they decide to adopt, they face problems and disappointments and are ultimately rewarded with an overabundance of babies
Rally 'round the flag, boys! by Paul Newman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Bannerman is a normal, if not unhappy, guy. His only problem is a wife too busy looking after the community to look after the bedroom. But his pent up troubles explode when a sultry and determined neighbor takes interest in their shared marital neglect. At the same time the Army decides to build a missile station in the town. Now, caught between his crusading wife and the temptress next door, Harry will have to get real busy real fast if he is to save the town from becoming Ground Zero and keep his marriage on track
Irving Berlin's This is the Army( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen adaptation of the stage play that raised nearly $2 million for Army Emergency Relief. Features real-life GIs in a tale of a father and son who put on a show before the son marches off to war
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A writer, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
Satan never sleeps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. When the Red Army seizes the mission and inflicts a sinsiter hold over everyone else at the mission, the strength of the priest's faith and forgiveness are put to the ultimate test
The Claudette Colbert collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Three-cornered moon, 1933) Laughter is the best medicine in tough times, and that is certainly the case for Elizabeth and her three brothers who are forced to find work after their eccentric family's fortune is lost. (Maid of Salem, 1937) Inspired by the true-life Salem witch trials, an independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk during one of the most notorious periods in American history. (I met him in Paris, 1937) All is fair in love and fashion as a successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy, and a hometown boy. (Bluebeard's eight wife, 1938) The daughter of a destitute aristocrat is determined to teach her millionaire groom a lesson when she learns that their wedding day is not his first trip down the aisle. (No time for love, 1943) A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer, but the picture is not pretty when he loses his job and she hires him to be her assistant. (The egg and I, 1947) A new bride reluctantly says "I do" to her husband's plan to leave their life in the city and raise chickens on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization
Arizona by Wesley Ruggles( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western in which a determined woman battles corruption and plundering while trying to settle the new Arizona territory. She has trouble when rivals have her wagon train attacked
A Woman's World by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Needing to fill the position of general manager of his company, and believing that an executive's wife is crucial to her husband's success, auto industry mogul Gifford brings three couples to New York to size up: Jerry and Carol: he hard-driven and self-reliant, she willing to use her beauty to further her husband's career; Sid and Elizabeth, he ulcer-ridden and torn between achieving success and restoring their troubled marriage, she positive that his job will kill him, but gamely agreeing to play the good wife for the duration; and down-to-earth Bill, whose good-natured Katie fears that his promotion would spell the end of their idyllic familiy existence"
Pre-Code Hollywood collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search for beauty: Inspired by the L.A. Olympics, a trio of con artists lure some prize-winning athletes into endorsing their newly-acquired fitness magazine. They stage an international publicity stunt to find the healthiest young bodies in the English-speaking world. While the athletes are out scouting for specimens, the three rogues turn the magazine into a lurid cheesecake rag. This spins off into a health farm, which they try to turn into a high-priced facility for Hollywood swells out to exploit eager young talent
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kisses for my president( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lightweight comedy about the trials and tribulation of the first lady President of the U.S
The Claudette Colbert collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No time for love: A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer but things change when he loses his job and she hires him as her assistant
Wesley Ruggles' You belong to me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a ski trip, rich, idle Peter pursues and falls (literally) for Helen Hunt, M.D. After a courtship of hypochondria, she agrees to marry him on the condition that she will continue to practice medicine. Will the very jealous Peter be able to reconcile himself to his wife seeing male patients? Newly remastered
Dreamboat( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A college professor's former career as a silent movie star is suddenly and unwillingly brought back to life."
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Carole Lombard : the glamour collection
Alternative Names
Binyon, Claude 1905-1978

Claude Binyon Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1905-1978)

Claude Binyon cinéaste américain

Claude Binyon director de cine estadounidense

Claude Binyon regista statunitense

Клод Биньон


English (108)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

Carole Lombard : the glamour collectionIcons of screwball comedyArizona