Haley, Jack 1899-1979
Most widely held works about Jack Haley
Most widely held works by Jack Haley
The Wizard of Oz ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 2,894 libraries worldwide
When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them.
The Wizard of Oz ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and English, Old and held by 1,533 libraries worldwide
Musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who is transported to the land of Oz by a tornado. Once there, she journeys along the Yellow Brick Road with her friends the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman and the Cowardly Lion to ask the wizard for help with their problems.
The Wizard of Oz selections from the original motion picture by Harold Arlen ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Dorothy, her dog Toto, and three friends set off for the mysterious Emerald City in search of the Wizard. Although pursued by the Wicked Witch of the West, they reach the Emerald City and receive an audience with the Wizard.
Alexander's ragtime band ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married.
Poor little rich girl ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
A little girl gets everything she wants, except attention from her show-biz star father. But when she runs off to become part of Alice Faye and Jack Haley's singing/dancing act, everyone pays attention.
Moon over Miami ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Two sisters and their aunt come into a small inheritance. They decide to use the money to travel to Miami in hopes of landing rich husbands. Kay (Betty Grable) poses as a wealthy heiress, her sister Barbara (Carole Landis) pretends to be her secretary and Aunt Susan (Charlotte Greenwood) acts as their maid.
Pigskin parade ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Bessie and Winston Winters are a married couple who are both coaches. Their mission is to whip their college football team into shape. Just in time, they discover Amos, a hillbilly farmhand and his sister. But Amos' ability to throw melons enables him to become their star passing ace.
That's entertainment ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A wicked stepfather tries to profit at the expense of his talented young ward in this classic musical comedy.
Higher and higher ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Formerly rich Mr. Drake is broke...with his household staff's wages in arrears. Conniving valet Mike O'Brien hatches a scheme to pass off the scullery maid as Drake's debutante daughter and net a rich husband for the benefit of all.
The Wizard of Oz ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Musical fantasy tale about a little Kansas girl named Dorothy who dreams of the magical land of Oz.
Heart of the tin man : the collected writings of Jack Haley by Jack Haley ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
One body too many ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
A big-city salesman arrives at the spooky mansion of a tyrannical millionaire hoping to sell him an expensive life insurance policy. He is surprised to find that the prospective customer is lying in his coffin surrounded by greedy hears awaiting the reading of his will. A mysterious killer is at large, picking off the conniving relatives one-by-one.
Movie struck ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Laurel & Hardy make a guest appearance in a story about a small-town girl hoping for stardom in Hollywood.
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The dazzling land of Oz, a dream-come-true world of enchanted forests, dancing scarecrows and singing lions, wraps up in its magic with one great song-filled adventure after another.
Musicals 20 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The wizard of Oz original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Alexander's ragtime band by Irving Berlin ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Horror classics. Disk 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
[Black Dragons]: It is prior to the commencement of World War II, and Japan's fiendish Black Dragon Society is hatching an evil plot with the Nazis. They instruct a brilliant scientist, Dr. Melcher to travel to Japan on a secret mission. There he operates on six Japanese conspirators, transforming them to resemble six American leaders. The actual leaders are murdered and replaced with their likenesses and Dr. Melcher is condemned to a lifetime of imprisonment so the secret may die with him.
Shirley Temple America's sweetheart collection. Volume 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Baby takes a bow: A little girl helps her father accused of theft by finding the real crook.
Action and adventure films Bands (Music) Baum, L. Frank--1856-1919 Biography Children's films Comedy films Comedy films Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character) Drama Fantasy films Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Florida--Miami Friendship Gale, Dorothy (Fictitious character) Girls Good and evil Haley, Jack,--1899-1979 Inheritance and succession Juvenile works Kansas Man-woman relationships Monkeys Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Music Musical films Musical films Musicals Musicals--Excerpts Oz (Imaginary place) Popular music Ragtime music Romantic comedy films Scarecrow (Fictitious character : Baum) Sisters Tin Woodman (Fictitious character) Tornadoes United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Witches Wizard of Oz (Fictitious character) Wizard of Oz films
Haley, John Joseph, 1899-1979
No Linguistic content (3)
English, Old (2)
Multiple languages (2)