WorldCat Identities

Ludwig, William 1912-1999

Overview
Works: 112 works in 236 publications in 4 languages and 5,527 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Western films  Musicals  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animal films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Ludwig
Oklahoma! by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

52 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
The great Caruso by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

9 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates Caruso's career, from beginning as a young cafe singer through his 18-year triumph at the Met, centering on his happy marriage to Dorothy Benjamin and his troubles with her family
Love finds Andy Hardy by George B Seitz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's almost time for the big Christmas Dance and Andy Hardy has a new tuxedo and opera hat to wear to the event and an $20 jalopy to take him there. Now all he needs is a date. Problem is Andy has two gorgeous dates lined up. And a third, a new girl next door named Betsy, is also aching to go
Hit the deck( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 194 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
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manhattan melodrama: The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman
The student prince by Sigmund Romberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Karl is in love--with a barmaid. The ways of the heart clash with the mandates of state-arranged marriage in this regal Hollywood adaptation of the operetta by Sigmund Romberg"--Container
Interrupted melody( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after arriving in France on a music scholarship, young Australian Marjorie takes the opera world by storm. Exhilarated by her achievement, she garners worldwide fame and is heralded as one of the greatest singers of her time. But tragedy strikes in the form of a crippling paralysis
Love crazy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man pretends he's crazy to delay his wife's divorce proceedings
Journey for Margaret by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

5 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Young stars as veteran journalist John Davis, who is covering the war with the British allies in London. When his pregnant wife Nora injured in an air raid there, the couple is robbed of their chance of ever becoming parents - until John picks up on an assignment that changes their lives forever
The merry widow( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the King of Marshovia invites her to visit her late husband's homeland, wealthy American Crystal Radek takes off for Paris when she discovers it's a plot to marry her off so she can pay the Marshovian debt. Followed by Count Danilo, who's been ordered by the King to woo her, Crystal finds that she's attracted to the man although they've never been introduced. Posing as a chorus girl, Crystal quickly wins his heart
Julia misbehaves( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amusing film about a divorced couple reconciled by their daughter's marriage
Fannie Hurst's Back street( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fashion designer falls in love with a department store owner. Several years later they meet and resume their love affair
Love laughs at Andy Hardy by Willis Goldbeck( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience Andy Hardy's journey from start to finish. First witness Andy's rise from relatively humble beginnings in A Family Affair to become America's original favorite teenager. Then watch his madcap college coming-of-age in Andy Hardy's Double Life, his return from service in Love Laughs at Andy Hardy, and finally his rarely-seen return to Carvel as a grown man in Andy Hardy Comes Home. It's Hardy time - whoo-hoo! Newly Remastered
Oklahoma!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of young cowboys win the hearts of their sweethearts in the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the century. Despite the interference of an evil ranch hand and a roaming peddler
Carousel ; Oklahoma! ; State Fair( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carousel: Billy Bigelow, a smooth-talking carny barker, falls in love with a millworker. He wants a better life for his family, but he goes about it the wrong way and is killed during a robbery
Back street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quintessential tearjerker in which a couple meets and falls in love but is unable to marry due to impossible circumstances
Courage of Lassie by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Athena by Myron( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If a suitor wants to win the heart of one of the seven Mulvain sisters, he'd better be ready to deadlift 300 lbs. and dine on shredded-parsnip soufflé. Combining the then-novel topic of physical fitness with Hollywood song and dance, an eat-your-veggies romantic romp highlighted by catchy Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane tunes and socko color cinematography
 
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Alternative Names
Ludwig, William, 1912-

William Ludwig Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1912-1999)

William Ludwig amerikansk manusforfattar

William Ludwig amerikansk manusförfattare

William Ludwig amerikansk manusforfatter

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William Ludwig guionista estauxunidense (1912–1999)

William Ludwig scénariste américain

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