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Morgan, Frank 1890-1949

Works: 217 works in 761 publications in 8 languages and 18,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Speaker, Costume designer, Host, Narrator, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Frank Morgan
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

242 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 7,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
The shop around the corner by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

27 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The setting is pre-World War II Budapest. Bickering co-workers in a gift shop don't realize they're lonelyhearts penpals
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Recording )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Musical and dramatic selections recorded directly from the soundtrack of MGM's Technicolor film." Over the rainbow. Munchkin land. Follow the yellow brick road. If I only had a brain. If I only had a heart. If I only had the nerve. If I were king of the fo rest. Courage. Ding dong' The witch is dead. There is no place like home
The great Ziegfeld by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film presents both the personal life and theatrical enterprises of America's foremost showman, Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr. Opulence and lavishness abound in the numerous spectacular production numbers
Dimples by William A Seiter( Visual )

28 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom
Broadway melody of 1940 by Cole Porter( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A backstage yarn about two hoofers, Johnny Brett (Astaire) and King Shaw (Murphy), who are an ambitious dance team working in a dance hall for little or nothing. A mistake in names shoots King instead of Johnny into the lead of a Broadway musical opposite the star, Clare Bennett (Eleanor Powell). On opening night of the production, King is unable to perform due to intoxication, and Johnny is forced to perform to save his partner's reputation. The show's producers realize their mistake in identity and all is resolved
The Stratton story by Sam Wood( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Chicago White Sox pitcher Monty Stratton. Stratton suffers a devastating hunting accident which leads to the amputation of one leg. Learning to walk with an artificial limb, he struggles to resume his career
The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man joins the Musketeers to foil an evil cardinal's plot to seize control of France
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
Courage of Lassie by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lassie stars as Bill, a pup who becomes separated from his family and is accidentally shot by two boys. Elizabeth Taylor is Kathie Merrick, the sweet young girl who rescues Bill and nurses him back to health. Bill disappears and is drafted into the military, but makes a desperate attempt to return home to Kathie, where he ends up in a courtroom, on trial for his life
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member 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 human comedy by Galt MacDermot( Visual )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming look at family and friendship, and the poignant story of high school student Homer Macauley and the lives he touches while delivering telegrams throughout his small California town during the troubling years of World War II. Moving and timeless, a masterful celebration of the American way of life
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas carol: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge has a change of heart after spirits whisk him into the past, present and future
Ferenc Molnar's The good fairy by William Wyler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Louisa Ginglebusher is recruited from a local orphanage to become an usherette at a movie theater. Encouraged by her kindly guardian to spread her wings, Louisa decides to lead the life of a fairy tale angel and in her quest to do good she tries to redirect money from a rich playboy to a struggling lawyer
The mortal storm( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the same day that Prof. Roth celebrates his birthday, Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany. This causes a tragic rift among the guests at the professor's party. Politics come between Roth's daughter Freya & her fiance. Freya finds herself falling in love with an old friend, but their only hope for a future together is to escape to freedom across the Austrian border
Victor Herbert's Naughty Marietta by Victor Herbert( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French princess flees to New Orleans to avoid marrying a nobleman she doesn't love. In bayou country she falls for a swaggering soldier, who wards off pirates and a king to keep her
Bombshell( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lola, whose life is a dizzy whirlpool of studio expectations, adoring fans, familial leeches and most of all, a firecracker of a freewheeling press agent who'd do handsprings through a minefield if it would keep Lola's name in the tabloids. But Lola is ready to provide a final headline herself. She's quitting the biz. Leaving. Abandoning the sham and the glam for the pitter-patter of tiny feet
Lassie by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lassie come home: A collie braves storms, hunger, and peril to return to her young master. Son of Lassie: On a bombing run over enemy-occupied Norway, a bomber crewman and his devoted dog, Lassie's son Laddie, parachute from their damaged aircraft into a series of wartime adventures. Courage of Lassie: Lassie is in the Army now. Follows the canine's new adventures form his wilderness puppyhood and wartime battlefield service to postwar stress and a moving family reunion. Hills of home: A Scottish doctor rescues Lassie from a cruel master but nearly regrets his deed when he finds the dog has a phobia of water
Hallelujah I'm a bum( Visual )

6 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Bumper, life is just a bowl of cherries. Living in New York City's Central Park, the happy-go-lucky hobo king spends his time singing and enjoying himself without a care in the world. But when he rescues a beautiful amnesiac from a park lake, his cares suddenly increase. Not only has he fallen in love with the pretty blonde, but he has also discovered she's the missing sweetheart of Bumper's good buddy, the Mayor of New York
The white cliffs of Dover( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Susan moves with her father from America to England, she ends up falling in love with and marrying Sir John Ashwood, an English baronet. But, before their son is born, Susan loses her husband to World War I. When World War II breaks out years later, her son's own tour of duty begins. Finding out whether he will return home safely or not makes for some of the most dramatic moments in motion picture history
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Frank Morgan acteur

Frank Morgan acteur américain

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Frank Morgan amerikansk skodespelar

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Frank Morgan attore statunitense

Frank Morgan US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler und Theaterschauspieler

Morgan, Francis

Morgan, Francis 1890-1949

Wupperman, Francic 1890-1949

Wupperman, Francis.

Wupperman, Francis 1890-1949

Wupperman, Frank

Wupperman, Frank 1890-1949

Wuppermann, Francis Phillip

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