WorldCat Identities

Ford, Paul 1901-1976

Overview
Works: 96 works in 189 publications in 1 language and 7,531 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Romance films  Road films  Excerpts  Musicals  Political films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paul Ford
The music man by Robert Preston( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 2,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A con man in the guise of a traveling salesman gets off the train in River City, Iowa. He convinces the town to finance a children's marching band instead of a pool hall
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Senate investigation into the President's newly-nominated Secretary of State brings to light a secret from the past which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming by Norman Jewison( Visual )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story focuses on the riotous confusion created when a Russian submarine gets stuck on a New England sandbar and the landing crew goes ashore for help-only to be mistaken for an invasion force by the over-imaginative townspeople
Oscar & Steve by Mandy Patinkin( Recording )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meredith Willson's The Music man by Meredith Willson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately--and romantically--backfires
The Teahouse of the August moon by John Patrick( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okinawa 1946, occupied by American troops whose assignment is to bring democracy to the inhabitants. The captain in charge, Captain Fisby (Glenn Ford), is a well-meaning but inept loser, and faces a wily Okinawan interpreter, Sakini (Marlon Brando), and a determined geisha girl, Lotus Blossom (Machiko Kyo), along with villagers who know how to take advantage of foreign occupation!
The matchmaker by Thorton Wilder( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolly Levi is a crafty turn-of-the-century marriage broker who's determined to land a wealthy client--for herself!
The comedians( Visual )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sardonic white hotel owner watches Haiti sink into barbarism with growing fatalism. Complications include a friendship with a rebel leader, politically "charged" hotel guests, an affair with the wife of a European ambassador, and the manipulations of a conniving British arms dealer
Leonard Bernstein's New York by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Thurber carnival by James Thurber( Recording )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pieces here, almost all of which first appeared in The New Yorker, include selections from such beloved classics as My World and Welcome to It, The Owl in the Attic, The Seal in the Bathroom, and Men, Women and Dogs. [The author's] take on life, society, and human nature is timeless.-Back cover
The Phil Silvers show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sgt. Bilko is a schemer, swindler and an absolute laugh. Bilko runs a profiteering platoon in the Army and every money making scheme that he thinks he can pull off. Midnight cruises on landing craft, tank rides, poker games, and an interesting deal with local service stations for spare parts for jeep tires
Sgt. Bilko, the Phil Silvers show( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 34 episodes of the first season of one of early television's first mega-hits. Phil Silvers stars as Master Sergeant Ernest G. Bilko, the fast-talking head of the motor pool at Fort Baxter in Roseville, Kansas
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winding desert highway, eight vacation-bound motorists share an experience that alters their plans, and their lives! After a mysterious stranger divulges the location of a stolen fortune, they each speed off in a mind-bending, car-bashing race for the loot, and the most sidesplitting laugh fest in history
Standing room only by Jerry Hadley( Recording )

4 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mandy Patinkin sings Sondheim by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
Who's got the action?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve and Melanie are a married couple whose marriage is threatened by Steve's gambling ways. To keep the money in the family, Melanie talks her husband's business partner into posing as his bookie. But the strategy backfires as it rouses the ire of mob boss, Tony Gagouts who decides its time to eliminate the competition
Bloomer girl by Harold Arlen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book ... is set at the brink of the Civil War and addresses the issues of women's equality (priorities were the right to vote and to wear "bloomers," a liberating alternative to hoop skirts) and racial equality ..."--Container
6 family frontier adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of the greatest musical films ever made
 
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Advise & consent
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Advise & consentMeredith Willson's The Music manThe Teahouse of the August moonEssential classics
Alternative Names
Ford Weaver, Paul

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Weaver, Paul Ford 1901-1976

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Languages
English (101)