Hayton, Lennie 1908-1971
Most widely held works about Lennie Hayton
Most widely held works by Lennie Hayton
Singin' in the rain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as well as his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish co-star.
On the town ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2000 in English and held by 702 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.
The Barkleys of Broadway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade.
The Harvey girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a "Harvey House" restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar.
Singin' in the rain original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 libraries worldwide
One of the best-loved movie musicals of all time. Set in Hollywood during the transition from silent films to "talkies", a film producer discovers that his top star has an unattractive voice. Instead of scrapping the new movie, the leading man comes up with a solution that pleases everyone.
On the town ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Sailors Gabie, Chip, and Ozzie have a 24-hour leave in New York. Chip wants to sightsee, but the only sights Gabie and Ozzie are interested in are of the female variety.
Till the clouds roll by ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
A musical based on the life of American Broadway pioneer Jerome Kern, featuring renditions of the famous songs from his musical plays by contemporary stage artists, including a condensed production of his most famous: Showboat.
Love songs by Lena Horne ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Brother, can you spare a dime? American song during the Great Depression ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Bix Beiderbecke, Vol. II, At the jazz band ball by Bix Beiderbecke ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Star ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Gertrude Lawrence was a musical comedy star who started out as an ambitious bit actress and moved her way up to being the toast of London and Broadway. Her success is offset by a stormy private life, which is given some additional ballast when she falls in love with an American financier. Gertrude was temperamental, sarcastic, profane and at times, self-destructive.
Till the clouds roll by ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer, Jerome Kern. Incorporates excerpts from several of his popular musicals including Showboat.
The Jazz album a tribute to the jazz age by London Sinfonietta ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Hello, Dolly! original motion picture soundtrack by Jerry Herman ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Singin' in the rain original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Julie Andrews as the Star ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Words and music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Rodgers and Hart's was a prolific partnership that produced a score of Broadway shows and numerous tunes for Hollywood. The fruits of their labor are heralded here.
Stormy weather by Lena Horne ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Lena Horne sings the M-G-M singles by Lena Horne ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Ziegfeld follies original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Actors Actresses Adams, Samuel Hopkins,--1871-1958 Bernstein, Leonard Biographical films Comden, Betty Comedy films Compact discs Composers Cornet with jazz ensemble Courtship Dancers Depressions Drama Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Green, Adolph Hart, Lorenz,--1895-1943 Jazz Jazz vocals Kern, Jerome,--1885-1945 Lawrence, Gertrude Love Love songs Mail order brides Man-woman relationships Married people Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Music Musical films Musical films Musicals Musicals--Excerpts Musical theater New York (State)--New York Orchestral music, Arranged Popular music Restaurants Sailors Single women Sound motion pictures United States United States.--Navy Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Waitresses Western films
Hayton, Lenny, 1908-1971
Hayton, Leonard G.
Hayton, Leonard George, 1908-1971
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