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Walters, Charles 1911-1982

Overview
Works: 202 works in 651 publications in 7 languages and 11,577 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  History  Romance films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Composer, Restager , Other, Choreographer, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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High society by Charles Walters( Visual )

73 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sophisticated musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( Visual )

71 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland. Too good to watch just at Easter time
The unsinkable Molly Brown( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly, a poor, uneducated young woman, leaves her mountain cabin home in search of a rich husband and a better life. She finds both in Leadville Johnny Brown as she strikes it lucky and he strikes gold
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

36 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their first film together in a decade, Fred and Ginger play a bickering show biz couple; Fred is a driven dancer while Ginger would like to give up the dancing act for stage dramas
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( Visual )

22 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of New York's top drama critics pans a good friend's show and its leading lady's performance, war is declared by both. The reviewer, his wife, four bratty kids, and their English sheepdog move to the country, but it does not solve the reviewer's problems
Summer stock by Charles Walters( Visual )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance blooms during the summer in New England when Jane Falbury's sister shows up with a theatrical troupe and convinces her to let them stage a musical in the barn
Good news( Visual )

19 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school librarian falls for a star football player in this lighthearted musical set in the gone-but-not-forgotten college days of the 20's
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This MGM musical comedy, adapted from a 1930s stage show, is set amidst the world of circus performers. At the turn of the century a family run circus is in danger of going broke. In desperation owner Pop Wonder hires publicity man Sam Rawlins to save his family from insolvency. Sam's ulterior motive is to make his own father's rival circus thrive by sabotaging Pop's business. When Sam falls for Pop's daughter Kitty, he decides to reinvigorate her father's business, thus undermining his own father"--Container
The tender trap( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Reader is successful with young ladies. One day he is visited by his old friend Joe, married with three children. Joe falls in love with Charlie's girl Sylvia while Charlie spends his time with young actress Julie
Walk, don't run( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English industrialist and a member of the U.S. Olympic team wind up sharing an apartment with a beautiful woman
Lili by Charles Walters( Visual )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
Dangerous when wet( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman enters a contest to become the first to swim the English Channel
Esther Williams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. "Bathing beauty"--1944 .; Disc 2. "Easy to wed" - 1946 .; Disc 3. "On an island with you" - 1948 ; Disc 4. "Neptune's daughter) - 1949 Disc 5. "Dangerous when wet" - 1953
Royal Wedding ; The Belle of New York( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Wedding: Tom and Ellen are siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding
Irving Berlin's Easter Parade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1912 song-and-dance man quarrels with one partner but finds another. His new partner falls head over heels for the king of hoofers
Joan Crawford collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flamingo Road: a tough carnival dancer is stranded in a small town and soon makes an enemy of the politically powerful, local sheriff
Esther Williams by Esther Williams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent
Torch song( Visual )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
Easy to love by Charles Walters( Visual )

5 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water skier and swimming star Julie Hallerton falls in love with Ray Lloyd. Ray is Julie's boss and the creator and operator of the show she stars in. Julie manages to stay mostly wet, while he stays mostly disinterested in anything other than the cash receipts
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Walters Amerikaans filmregisseur (1911-1982)

Charles Walters amerikai rendező, koreográfus, 1911-82

Charles Walters regista e attore statunitense

Charles Walters US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Choreograf

Чарльз Уолтерс

צ'ארלס וולטרס

چارلز والترز طراح رقص و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Irving Berlin's Easter paradeThe unsinkable Molly BrownThe Barkleys of BroadwaySummer stockThe tender trapWalk, don't runEsther WilliamsEasy to love