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La Cava, Gregory 1892-1952

Overview
Works: 125 works in 358 publications in 2 languages and 4,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Motion picture plays  Screwball comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Scenarist, Performer, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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My man Godfrey by Gregory La Cava ( Visual )
144 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A zany millionaire family invites a tramp to be their butler and finds that he is richer than they are
Stage door by Gregory La Cava ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film depicts the fears, setbacks and daily struggles of aspiring young performers, and, for the very few, stardom and success
Gabriel over the White House ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. President Judson Hammond, a corrupt politician, survives an auto accident to miraculously become virtuous, proclaiming himself dictator, curing the Depression, subduing organized crime, and attaining world peace
My man Godfrey Life with father ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My man Godfrey: A zany millionaire family invite a tramp to be their butler and find that he is richer than they are
History of animation origins of American animation (1900-1921) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection, 21 complete films and two fragments, showcases the best of the Library of Congress's animated cartoons from the first decades of this century, an era full of surprises and experimentation. Featuring Krazy Kat, Bobby Bumps, Dud, Mutt & Jeff, the Katzenjammer Kids, Gertie, and others, as well as WWI-era war cartoons
Classic comedy laugh pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The origins of film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of early feature and short films held by the Library of Congress's Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division that illustrate the history of film from 1900-1926
Origins of American animation, 1900-1921 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection, 21 complete films and two fragments, showcases the best of the Library of Congress's animated cartoons from the first decades of this century, an era full of surprises and experimentation. Featuring Krazy Kat, Bobby Bumps, Dud, Mutt & Jeff, the Katzenjammer Kids, Gertie, and others, as well as WWI-era war cartoons
5th Avenue girl ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Depression-era woman meets a miserable millionaire in Central Park and accompanies him on a giddy, glamorous birthday whirl through Manhattan. Enchanted, the millionaire installs her in his mansion where the rags-to-riches story becomes a laugh riot as she grabs his selfish, suspicious family by the scruff of the neck and shakes sense into them. Also included is a short documentary concerning the method the New York City police used in the search for runaways during the 1950's
Running wild ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1927 and 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy that spotlights the hilarious plight of a man afraid of his own shadow. Fields plays Elmer Finch, a man with an inferiority complex so overpowering that his wife browbeats him, her relatives bother him, and his boss treats him like the office rug
Katharine Hepburn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stage door: A group of aspiring actresses share a boardinghouse in New York City
Primrose path by Gregory La Cava ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ellie Mae lives on Primrose Hill with her good-hearted and fancy free mother, her drunken father, her younger sister and a mean-spirited grandmother. The Hill is not a good part of town, however. When she meets and falls for a hard-working man, they marry and she hides her past from him. When he discovers the truth it jeopardizes their marriage
Primrose path (1940) shooting script by Gregory La Cava ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in a big way ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serviceman returns home to the war bride he scarcely knows and finds she has misgivings about their impulsive nuptials
Made for each other Suddenly ; My man Godfrey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Made for each other: John Mason's life is going great. He just met and married his beautiful wife, Jane, and he's moving right up the ladder at his New York law firm. What could spoil this wonderful turn of events? They quickly discover that life does not always go as planned during their first year of marriage
My man Godfrey Kennel murder case ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My man Godfrey: A Zany millionaire family invites a tramp to be their butler and finds that he is richer than they are
My man Godfrey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Socially conscious screwball comedy contrasts the wisdom of the poor to the frivolousness of the affluent. A mysterious butler survives his tenure with a mad, millionaire household while teaching them all valuable lessons
The age of consent ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"College student Michael Harvey ... and his sweetheart ... plan to marry in two years, after Michael graduates. But two years is a long time for an ardent young man, and he succumbs to the charms of Dora ... , a pert waitress. Dora's father intervenes, demanding that Michael make an honest woman of his underage daughter or face prison. Has Michael lost his chance of happiness with the woman he truly loves?"--Container
Feel my pulse by Gregory La Cava ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1928 and 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bebe, a hypochondriac, inherits a sanitarium which is being used as a hide-out by a gang of rum-runners. She discovers the plot and traps the whole gang for the police
Symphony of six million ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Jewish doctor turns his back on his ghetto upbringing, and on his crippled sweetheart, to make his fortune as a Park Avenue surgeon. Then tragedy strikes, forcing him to examine his life and rediscover his better self. Fannie Hurst was one of the most popular authors of the first half of the 20th century, producing a stream of romantic tales rich with heartbreak and sacrifice, elements that transferred splendidly to the screen
 
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LaCava, Gregory, 1892-1952
Languages
English (207)
Spanish (11)
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