WorldCat Identities

Silvers, Louis 1889-1954

Overview
Works: 356 works in 634 publications in 6 languages and 6,007 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Road films  Romance films  Children's films  Silent films  Romantic comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: msd, Conductor, Composer, Author, Musician, Performer, Arranger, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Louis Silvers
 
Most widely held works by Louis Silvers
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

19 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opposites attract with magnetic force in this romantic road-trip delight, about a spoiled runaway socialite and a roguish man-of-the-people reporter who is determined to get the scoop on her scandalous disappearance. The first film to accomplish the very rare feat of sweeping all five major Oscar categories (best picture, best actor, best actress, best director, and best screenplay), is among the most gracefully constructed and edited films of the early sound era
The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )

65 editions published between 1927 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
Heidi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi goes to live in the Alps with her gruff grandfather, who comes to adore her. Eventually placed with another family, Heidi fights to join her grandfather again
It happened one night( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opposites attract with magnetic force in this romantic road-trip delight, about a spoiled runaway socialite and a roguish man-of-the-people reporter who is determined to get the scoop on her scandalous disappearance. The first film to accomplish the very rare feat of sweeping all five major Oscar categories (best picture, best actor, best actress, best director, and best screenplay), is among the most gracefully constructed and edited films of the early sound era
Dancing lady by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American madness: During the height of the Great Depression, a populist bank president is saved from financial ruin by his small depositors
Crime and punishment by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un brillant étudiant en criminologie, issu d'une famille pauvre, assassine une vieille prêteuse sur gages pour la voler. Il est bientôt gagné par la culpabilité." (Source : jaquette)
April showers by Louis Silvers( )

34 editions published between 1921 and 1989 in 6 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susannah of the Mounties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued after barely surviving an Indian attack on the Canadian frontier, cute orphan Susannah Sheldon befriends the Mounties, especially Inspector "Monty" Montague. The adorable Susannah also proves to be a capable negotiator between the tribes and the Mounties
Jesse James by Henry King( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action, adventure, humor and romance traces the lives of Jesse James and his brother, Frank, from their early days as peaceful Missouri farmers through their guts and glory outlaw escapades, ending with Jesse's death at the hands of Bob Ford
Rose of Washington Square( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose Sargent dreams of being a star but can only find work singing in dive bars and speakeasies. When she meets the handsome charmer Bart Clinton the two instantly fall in love. But he's a gambler and a con artist who seems to always wiggle his way in and out of trouble. While singing at her friend Ted Cotter's party. Rose is discovered by a top agent and her life and career take off towards stardom. Rose quickly realizes she must choose which life and love she wants more
Noah's ark by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The two-pronged tale visits Biblical and modern times as it draws a parallel between two fateful eras. Colossal floodwaters roil, great structures topple, Noah and his family survive the worldwide destruction-- and vast destruction of another age lashes out as national hatreds erupt and World War I doughboys charge through the machine-gun hell of No Man's Land."--Container
Al Jolson at Warner Bros., 1926-1936 : let me sing and I'm happy by Al Jolson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weary river by Louis Silvers( )

8 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Way down East by D. W Griffith( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodrama about a young woman who is lured into a fake marriage, becomes pregnant and is abandoned. She moves to a small town and falls in love with a wealthy but humble man, but cannot escape her scandalous past
Delishious by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate Show boat : original casts, revivals, film and radio productions, and significant performances, 1928-47 by Jerome Kern( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jazz singer( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish cantor's son breaks with his family to become a popular music singer
Swanee River by Hugh Laurie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fictionalized biography of 19th-century American composer Stephen Foster
The little princess by Walter Lang( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl is forced into servitude when her father is listed as missing in action
 
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Alternative Names
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Louis Silvers

Louis Silvers Amerikaans componist (1889-1954)

Louis Silvers amerikansk komponist

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Louis Silvers compositeur américain

Louis Silvers compositore statunitense

Louis Silvers US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist

Silvers, Lou 1889-1954

Луис Сильверс

לואיס סילברס

لوئیس سیلورز آهنگساز آمریکایی

ルイス・シルヴァーズ

路易斯·西爾弗斯

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