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Gibbons, Cedric 1895-1960

Overview
Works: 233 works in 362 publications in 3 languages and 31,567 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: ard, Artist, adi, Set designer , Director, Designer, Author, Other, fmd, Film editor, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cedric Gibbons
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

12 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick and Nora Charles, a former detective and his rich, playful wife, investigate a murder case mostly for the fun of it
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antes de conocer a la aspirante a actriz Kathy Selden (Debbie Reynolds), el ídolo del cine mudo Don Lockwood (Gene Kelly) pensaba que lo tenía todo: fama, fortuna y éxito. Pero, cuando la conoce, se da cuenta de que ella es lo que realmente faltaba en su vida. Con el nacimiento del cine sonoro, Don quiere filmar musicales con Kathy, pero entre ambos se interpone la reina del cine mudo Lina Lamont (Jean Hagen)"--Film affinity web site
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
Adam's rib by George Cukor( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assistant District Attorney Adam Bonner loves his wife Amanda, but doesn't care much for his opposing counsel in a sensational attempted-murder trial, an opponent who happens to be Amanda
Blackboard jungle by Richard Brooks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

2 editions published between 1942 and 2000 in Undetermined and English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
The great Ziegfeld by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziegfeld is a theatrical impresario, whose show business empire begins when he stage-manages a tour for a strongman. With almost no money in the bank, he charms European stage star Anna Held to headline his "Follies". From 1907, Ziegfeld stages annual editions of Broadway's most fabulous revue. Eventually, Ziegfeld abandons Anna in favor of other beauties. Ziegfeld comes to realize that his new romance with Follies-girl Audrey Dane, is all wrong, settling instead for good-natured actress Billie Burke. Bankrupted by the Depression, Ziegfeld dies as he plans a spectacular comeback
The yearling by Clarence Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, Jody, living with his family on the Florida frontier shortly after the Civil War, must sacrifice his pet fawn for his family's survival
The women by Clare Boothe Luce( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clothing designer Mary Haines lives in a beautiful country home with her wealthy financier husband and their 11-year-old daughter. Her best friend Sylvie Fowler is the editor at a prominent fashion magazine. The women dictate the latest trends in taste and style for New York City fashionistas. When Mary's husband becomes involved with perfume salesgirl Crystal Allen at Saks Fifth Avenue, her friendship with Sylvie is put to the test. Everyone in their close-knit circle of friends, including the ever-pregnant Edie Cohen and author Alex Fisher, begins to question their loyalty to each other and their romantic involvements
After the thin man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now back in San Francisco after their holiday in New York, Nick and Nora Charles find themselves trying to solve another mystery. Nora's cousin Selma is accused of having murdered her husband, but for Nick it's clear that she is not the murderer and he starts to investigate, supported by Nora and Asta
Shadow of the thin man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jockey who threw a race is murdered in the locker room. Nick & Nora Charles are off to the races on another case of murder, mirth and perfect martinis
Song of the thin man by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a charity gambling benefit aboard the S.S. Fortune, the tables are hot, the jazz is hotter and before you know it, a band leader's body is growing cold. They're playing your song Nick & Nora Charles!
The thin man goes home by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws come and go in Nick & Nora's lives, now it's time to meet the in-laws. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. at boarding school, grab Asta and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
The picture of Dorian Gray by Albert Lewin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorian Gray is an innocent young man who has his portrait painted by a close friend. Soon after he falls under the influence of amoral Lord Henry Wotton. Dorian soon jilts his fiancee, which leads to her suicide. This is the start of a life of increasing debauchery. Dorian realizes that the outward signs of this are apparent only in the portrait. Eventually the picture, secreted in his childhood playroom, becomes almost hideous to behold. But Dorian still has one pure love - Gladys, the niece of the original painter
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

3 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
Pat and Mike by MGM/UA Communications Co( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman athlete of enormous promise in the worlds of both tennis and golf is pursued by a shady promoter who hopes to make her famous and make some money in the process
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josha and Dinah Barkley are a successful (but argumentative) musical-comedy team. But their duo is threatened when a serious playwright envisions Dinah as a great dramatic actress
 
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Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Cedric Gibbons

Cedric Gibbons Amerikaans scenograaf (1893-1960)

Cedric Gibbons cinéaste

Cedric Gibbons irlandzki scenograf filmowy

Cedric Gibbons scenografo irlandese

Cedric Gibbons US-amerikanischer Art Director

Gibbons, Austin Cedric

Gibbons, Austin Cedric 1893-1960

Gibbons, Cedric

Sedriks Gibonss

Седрик Гиббонс

Седрік Гіббонс

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سدریک گیبنز

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セドリック・ギボンズ

塞德里克·吉本森

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An American in ParisSingin' in the RainNational VelvetBlackboard jungleThe great ZiegfeldThe yearlingThe womenAfter the thin man