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Levien, Sonya 1888?-1960

Overview
Works: 164 works in 437 publications in 8 languages and 10,112 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Musical films  Romance films  Love stories 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Publishing director, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sonya Levien
 
Most widely held works by Sonya Levien
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young prairie woman is courted by a good-natured cowboy and a menacing hired hand
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Academy award winner Charles Laughton stars as Quasimodo, the deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame and Maureen O'Hara is Esmeralda, the beautiful gypsy he adores
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a renowned and successful Roman general who falls in love with a lowly Christian woman, risking everything for her, during the corrupt and decadent reign of Nero. This release includes the original theatrical trailer
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical drama that tells the story of a young frontier leader, his spirited wife, and their struggles in the backwoods of New York state
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each member of the Frake family seeks a different prize when they attend the Iowa State Fair
Ziegfeld girl ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discovery by Flo Ziegfeld changes a girl's life but not necessarily for the better, as three beautiful women find out when they join the spectacle on Broadway: Susan, the singer who must leave behind her ageing vaudevillian father; vulnerable Sheila, the working girl pursued both by a millionaire and by her loyal boyfriend from Flatbush; and the mysterious European beauty Sandra, whose concert violinist husband cannot endure the thought of their escaping from poverty by promenading her glamor in skimpy costumes
The great Caruso by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces Caruso's career, from beginning as a young cafe singer through his 18-year triumph at the Met, centering on his happy marriage to Dorothy Benjamin and his troubles with her family
Cavalcade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film traces the lives of two different families over three decades from the Boer War to the close of the 19th century through World War I and the early 1930's
State fair ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Frake family travels to the Iowa State Fair, Ma and Pa enter contests while daughter Margy and son Wayne both fall in love for the first time
Hit the deck ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
Rhapsody in blue the story of George Gershwin by Irving Rapper ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized version of the life and career of American composer George Gershwin
The valley of decision ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary Rafferty (Garson) is a maid in the home of steel magnate William Scott. When Mary & Scott's son (Peck) fall in love, Scott approves of their marriage. But Mary's father (Barrymore), bitter about an accident at the mill years earlier, curses their marriage by stirring up a violent strike, with tragic consequences
In old Chicago ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The O'Leary family of old Chicago has two sons. After Jack (Don Ameche) is elected Mayor with the help of his brother Dion (Tyrone Power), the two argue over the future of Chicago's slums. Dion uses his wife, a cabaret singer (Alice Faye) as a pawn in their dispute. Then the great Chicago fire of 1871 changes the lives of the O'Leary family forever
Interrupted melody ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biografía de Marjorie Lawrence, cantante de ópera de origen australiano, desde que abandonó la granja de sus padres para estudiar canto y triunfó en los escenarios de todo el mundo hasta que su carrera se vio truncada por la poliomielitis. A pesar de ello, su tenacidad le permitió superar la enfermedad e incluso volver a los escenarios
The Student prince by Sigmund Romberg ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voice of Mario Lanza and the choreography of Hermes Pan are featured in this adaptation of the Sigmund Romberg musical, in which the future king of Karlsburg falls for a Heidelberg barmaid instead of the princess he's supposed to marry
Bhowani Junction by George Cukor ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the British prepare to leave India, half-English, half Indian army officer Victoria Jones is forced to choose between races, allegiences and the three men she loves
Mr. Skitch ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Rogers portrays a jack-of-all-trades (Mr. Skitch), from Missouri, who has fallen on hard times. When the bank forecloses on his house, Mr. Skitch packs up his family and heads for California
The cowboy and the lady ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When bored Palm Beach rich girl Mary Smith convinces her housemaids to take her along on a triple blind date, she never expects to meet the cowpoke of her dreams. When she convinces him she's a struggling house servant, the unlikely couple fall head-over-spurs and hastily marry aboard a ship to Galveston. But rodeo life doesn't suit a lady and when Mary returns home, her new husband finds a shock waiting for him-- and a host of in-the-dark in-laws ready for a lesson in homespun love
Song o' my heart ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film made as a showcase for the voice of Irish tenor, John McCormack. A fictional Irish singer leaves behind success in New York to return to Ireland to care for the children of his recently deceased childhood sweetheart
They had to see Paris ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Oklahoma mechanic Pike Peters finds himself part owner of an oil field. His wife, Idy, hitherto content, decides the family must go to Paris to get 'culture' and meet 'the right kind of people.' "--Www.imdb.com
 
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Alternative Names
Hovey, Sonya, 1888?-1960
Hovey, Sonya, ca 1888-1960
Levien, Sonja 1888-1960
Levien, Sonja, ca 1888-1960
Levien, Sonya, 1898-1960
Languages
English (181)
Spanish (14)
French (7)
German (5)
Italian (2)
Basque (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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