WorldCat Identities

Butler, David 1894-1979

Overview
Works: 241 works in 696 publications in 4 languages and 11,831 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Western films  Road films  History  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Author, Scenarist, Producer, Restager , Performer, Costume designer, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Calamity Jane by David Butler( Visual )

62 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Calamity Jane, her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( Visual )

34 editions published between 1942 and 2019 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone survivors of a ship wrecked in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture
By the light of the silvery moon( Visual )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning World War I soldier MacRae and fiancee Day readjusting to life in the heartland; he wants to postpone their marriage until he is financially secure, and the waiting causes some misunderstandings
Bright eyes by David Butler( Visual )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley-- until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster
The Little Colonel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter
Lullaby of Broadway( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The steps of the studio set towered before her like a pyramid. All Doris Day had to do was dance up and down those steps while wearing a flowing gold lame dress. "You've got to be out of your minds," Day exclaimed in a voice heard across the soundstage. But dance and sing she did. Day plays a singer who arrives in New York never dreaming it will begin an alternately funny and heartfelt shot at stardom on the Great White Way
The story of Seabiscuit( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish horse trainer and his niece come to Kentucky after her brother's death in a riding accident. While the trainer takes a liking to a yearling named Seabiscuit and tries to convince the owner that the ungainly little horse can become a champion, his niece begins a romance with a jockey but is haunted by memories of her brother's accident
The littlest rebel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
Captain January( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four year old Star has been happy living with Captain January in the lighthouse since he rescued her from a shipwreck. But when the town's new truant officer tries to take her away from the captain so she can have a "proper" home, her idyllic existence falls under a cloud
Bright eyes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl is forced to live with her mother's employers after she is killed in an accident. An aviator who wants to adopt the little girl gets involved in a custody battle with the employer's uncle
The Little Colonel by David Butler( Visual )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter. Previews of other Shirley Temple films precede feature
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17th century entertainer exiled from England and shipped to America falls in love with a princess who is kidnapped by pirates
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to Zanzibar: Scheming carnival performers split town after selling a phony diamond mine and end up in Zanzibar where they meet a couple of con-women
April in Paris by David Butler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The State Department wants Ethel Barrymore to represent the American theater at an arts exposition in Paris, but a beleaguered bureaucrat mismails Miss Barrymore's invitation to Miss Ethel "Dynamite" Jackson. She's a very blonde, very brassy chorus girl, who proves to be dynamite on the New York-to-Paris ocean crossing
The Littlest Rebel( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
Tea for two by David Butler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy stage-struck Nan Carter strikes a bet that she can say "no" to everything for 48 hours. If she wins, she gets the $25,000 she needs to back a Broadway musical vehicle for herself. She's determined, even if it means saying "no" when the fella she loves pops the question
Bright eyes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Shirley Blake is the daughter of a crack aviator who died in a plane crash, and when her mother also dies she becomes the center of a bitter custody battle
San Antonio by Franz Stoedtner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rustlers have taken Clay Hardin's cattle and have holed up in San Antonio. So Clay does what any cowboy in his position would do: strap on his sidearm, ride into town and settle the score
Thank your lucky stars( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-Hollywood-scenes story about young talents hoping for their big break
Doubting Thomas by Andrea del Verrocchio( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband makes fun of his wife's theatrical aspirations when she agrees to appear in a local production. When she begins to neglect him, he decides to retaliate by also going on stage
 
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Alternative Names
Butler, David W. 1894-1979

Butler, Dawid

David Butler Amerikaans filmregisseur (1894-1979)

David Butler amerikai színész, rendező, forgatókönyvíró, 1894-1979

David Butler cineasta americano

David Butler cinéaste américain

David Butler director de cine estadounidense

David Butler (regisseur)

David Butler regista, attore e sceneggiatore statunitense

David Butler US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

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Дэвид Батлер

דייוויד באטלר

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دايفيد باتلر

دیوید باتلر بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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