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Deutsch, Adolph 1897-1980

Overview
Works: 451 works in 935 publications in 7 languages and 14,489 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  Gangster films  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Performer, msd, Musician, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Translator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Adolph Deutsch
 
Most widely held works by Adolph Deutsch
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

56 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

42 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtis and Lemmon, on the run after witnessing the St. Valentine's massacre, masquerade in drag as members of an all-girl band. A satiric mix of slapstick and screwball comedy, this film is a tribute to American naivete and, for a mainstream film made in the fifties, exceptionally open in its treatment of androgyny. Curtis, with the image of a glamour drag queen, retains his heterosexual orientation but becomes more sympathetic, sincere and loving as a direct result of his experience. Lemmon, a campy transvestite, comes to totally identify with his role as a woman which produces one of the great final lines in screen comedy. Wilder's film shows the influence of Howard Hawks' comedies, most notably Scarface and I Was a Male War Bride with Curtis recalling Cary Grant in screwball comedies. Wilder plays with the motif of the sexually aggressive female and shy male
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Father of the Bride is the delightfully humorous story of the trials and tribulations which beset a family prior to thier daughter's big day"--Container
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louisa May Alcott's Civil War story of four sisters who share their loves, their joys, and their sorrows
High Sierra by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

17 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and German and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogart plays a convicted killer sprung from jail by a mobster who wants him to assist in a California hotel holdup
The Maltese falcon and other film scores : the mask of Dimitrios, High Sierra, Northern pursuit, George Washington slept here by Adolph Deutsch( )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Show boat : original motion picture soundtrack by Jerome Kern( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the immortal musical play by Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
Irving Berlin's Annie get your gun : the new Broadway cast recording by Irving Berlin( )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Closing scenes: "Anything you can do" (Dolores Gray, Bill Johnson) -- Finale: "[There's no business like] Show business" ; "They say it's wonderful" ; "[I got the] Sun in the morning" (Ensemble) -- Reprise: Curtain calls "They say it's wonderful" (Gray, Johnson) -- Speech: Dolores Gray ; Audience sings "Happy birthday"--Speech: Bill Johnson -- Speech: Emile Littler -- Speech: Helen Tamiris. Reprise: "Doin' what comes naturally" (Gray) -- "[There's no business like] Show business" (Ensemble)--Tape insert
Annie get your gun( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world--until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley
They drive by night by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tale of brothers trying to make it as independent truck drivers."--Container
The fighting 69th( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fighting 69th" is a World War I regiment consisting mostly of New York-Irish soldiers. Jerry Plunkett is the cockiest member of a cocky crew. Jerry is a scrappy fellow who looks out only for himself. The officers and enlisted of the regiment do their best to instill discipline in Plunkett, and the chaplain, Father Duffy, tries to make Plunkett see the greater good. None of them seem to succeed. In the trenches, Plunkett acts selfishly and cowardly, eventually costing the lives of many of his fellow soldiers. A final act of cowardice leads to terrible consequences, but Plunkett sees in them a chance to redeem himself
Seven brides for seven brothers : original motion picture soundtrack by Gene De Paul( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the Pacific by John Huston( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Leland makes no secret of the fact he has no loyalty to his home country after he is court-martialed, kicked out of the Army, and boards a Japanese ship for the Orient in late 1941
Deep in my heart by Stanley Donen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Broadway swings to the jazzy beat of ragtime, Sigmund Romberg continues to play the beautiful waltzes of his native Austria at the Cafe Vienna. Persuaded by the cafe owner to compose in the new style, he creates a hit song, which leads to great musical success, but the woman he loves is reluctant to return his feelings
Torrid zone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Case knows only one man who can shape up his troubled banana-republic plantation--fireball foreman Nick Butler. However, Nick is a little distracted when he meets a woman who can hold her own at a card table, especially if she's dealing
Those glorious MGM musicals ; 2 complete original sound tracks( Recording )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny face by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven brides for seven brothers by Gene De Paul( Recording )

16 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stars in my crown by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1865, just after the end of the Civil War, Josiah Gray arrives in the small town of Walesville. Establishing himself as a preacher, he delivers the word of God with a bible in one hand and a six-shooter in the other- and he will use either one to properly civilize this lawless town!
 
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Adolph Deutsch britisch-amerikanischer Komponist und Arrangeur

Adolph Deutsch Brits componist (1897-1980)

Adolph Deutsch compositore britannico

Deutsch Adolf 1897-1980

Дойч, Адольф

Ադոլֆ Դոյչ

آدولف دویچ

アドルフ・ドイチュ

阿道夫·多伊奇

阿道夫·達奇

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