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La Cava, Gregory 1892-1952

Overview
Works: 133 works in 480 publications in 2 languages and 4,514 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Silent films  Short films  Animated films  Biographical television programs  Documentary films  History 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, pmn, Restager , Film editor, Scenarist, Performer, fmd, Adapter
Classifications: PS3511.E46, 791.4372
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Stage door by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

32 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 749 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 by Carey Wilson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 224 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
History of animation : origins of American animation (1900-1921)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 111 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 )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four comedy films
5th Ave girl by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 86 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
The origins of film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origins of the Fantasy Feature: 1. The patchwork girl of Oz -- 2. Magic brains -- 3. The woozy -- 4. The Emerald City -- 5. The house of magic -- 6. Hoppertown -- 7. The throne room of Ozma of Oz -- 8. A happy ending
Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage door: A group of aspiring actresses share a boardinghouse in New York City
Origins of American animation, 1900-1921( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 54 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
Primrose path by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 53 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
Running wild( Visual )

8 editions published between 1927 and 2018 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 47 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
Made for each other : Suddenly ; My man Godfrey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suddenly: Frank Sinatra's chilling central performance as a cold-blooded assassin with a heart of steel sparks this explosive thriller about a gang of brutal hired gunmen who invade the home of an unsuspecting suburban family
Living in a big way( Visual )

4 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serviceman returns home to the war bride he scarcely knows and finds she has misgivings about their impulsive nuptials
The age of consent( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 20 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
Vintage Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony of six million( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Jewish doctor turns his back on his ghetto upbringing, and on his disabled 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
The half naked truth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Flim-flamming carny barker Jimmy Bates (Lee Tracy) vows to turn a hooch dancer into a Broadway sensation. Since the hooch dancer is played by incendiary Lupe Velez, the screen's Mexican Spitfire, it's a good bet she's going to see her name in lights! To start, Jimmy passes off his protégé as a Turkish princess and goes straight to the Imperial Suite at a posh Manhattan hotel. Now all he needs to generate a blitz of ballyhoo is a lion and 30 pounds of raw meat ordered from room service -- and in a New York minute, the hooch dancer is a headliner."--Container
Gallant lady( Visual )

2 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young woman tearfully gives up her young child for adoption, but later, after becoming a successful interior designer, she reunites with her son by marrying his widowed adoptive father"--Container
Primrose path (1940) : shooting script by Gregory La Cava( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Stage door
Alternative Names
Cava, Gregory la

Cava, Gregory la 1892-1952

Gregory La Cava Amerikaans filmregisseur (1892-1952)

Gregory La Cava amerikanesche Filmregisseur

Gregory La Cava director de cine estadounidense

Gregory La Cava director de cinema estatunidenc

Gregory La Cava réalisateur américain

Gregory La Cava regista statunitense

Gregory La Cava US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Cartoonist

La Cava, George Gregory

LaCava, Gregory 1892-1952

Грегори Ла Кава

گرگوری لا کاوا کارگردان آمریکایی

グレゴリー・ラ・カヴァ

格雷戈里·拉·卡瓦

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