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Levien, Sonya 1888?-1960

Overview
Works: 180 works in 466 publications in 8 languages and 10,067 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Western films  Historical films  Romance films  Musicals  Epic films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Publishing director, Scenarist, Author, Writer of accompanying material, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )

42 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,042 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 William Dieterle( Visual )

28 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,222 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 )

51 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,029 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 2015 in 3 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the widening struggle for American independence. A newly married couple, homesteading in New York's Mohawk Valley, is driven into a nearby fort by repeated attacks from Indian tribes allied with the British
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 551 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 414 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
Cavalcade( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 279 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 by Jeanne Crain( Visual )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the Frake family at the Iowa State Fair unfold amidst this rousing celebration of love and laughter in America's heartland
Hit the deck( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 232 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( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film about George Gershwin; his rise from music hall pianist to revered composer
The valley of decision( Visual )

3 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steel separates 1873 Pittsburgh into rich and poor, master and worker, powerful and powerless. On one side is Paul Scott, the progressive son of a steel mill owner. On the other is Mary Rafferty, daugher of an imbittered laborer who was crippled in a mill accident. When Mary takes a post as a housemaid at the Scott mansion, she and Paul fall desperately in love. But a bloody strike may tear the city - and the lovers - apart
The Student prince by Sigmund Romberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 133 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
Interrupted melody( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after arriving in France on a music scholarship, young Australian Marjorie takes the opera world by storm. Exhilarated by her achievement, she garners worldwide fame and is heralded as one of the greatest singers of her time. But tragedy strikes in the form of a crippling paralysis
In old Chicago( Visual )

10 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers on the O'Leary family, pioneer settlers whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in bustling Chicago. After Jack (Don Ameche) gets elected mayor with the help of his popular brother Dion (Tyrone Power), the two lock horns over the future of Chicago's slums. Using his cabaret singer wife (Alice Faye) as a pawn in their dispute, Dion accelerates their intense rivalry as the whole town takes sides. It is not until a massive fire wipes out all of old Chicago that the O'Learys' lives are changed forever
Bhowani Junction by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the British prepare to leave India, Victoria Jones, an Anglo-Indian of mixed English and Indian heritage, is forced to choose between races, allegiences and the three men she loves
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"--Container
Mr. Skitch( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 82 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. As they set out to seek their fortune, they find a series of hilarious fiascoes instead
Song o' my heart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 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
After tomorrow Young America( Visual )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After tomorrow: "No matter how responsible they are, a young couple's pending marriage plans are destroyed by their self-serving families." Young America: "Two teenage boys break the law to try to help one of the boy's grandmothers."--Set container
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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Quo vadis
Alternative Names
Hovey, Sonya 1888-1960

Levien, Sonja 1888-1960

Levien, Sonya, 1898-1960

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