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Buttons, Red 1919-2006

Overview
Works: 144 works in 324 publications in 5 languages and 9,209 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Comedy films  Biography  Military history  Music  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Vocalist, Speaker, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Red Buttons
Pete's dragon by Don Chaffey ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 9-year old boy and his pet dragon (invisible to all but him) run away from his foster parents
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten survivors struggle to reach safety after an ocean liner capsizes in mid sea
Hatari! by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Wayne heads a group of highly skilled professional game hunters in Africa to capture animals for zoos and circus attractions
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the midst of the Depression, an entire generation sought out the dance marathon as a means of survival. Gig Young won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor as the contest promoter
The longest day by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Allied invasion in Normandy during World War II. Details D-Day landing from the points of view of those who participated: the Germans, the French, the English and the Americans
Sayonara by Joshua Logan ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romance of a U.S. Air Force officer and a Japanese dancer and their ultimate marriage, following the deaths of their close friends, victims of deep racial prejudice
Rudolph & Frosty's Christmas in July ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santa Claus must save Frosty and Rudolph from a bad wizard
Gay purr-ee ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated musical about a French country cat who runs off to Paris during the Gay '90s
Five weeks in a balloon ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fabian, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, and Red Buttons race across uncharted African territory in a unicorn-shaped balloon
It could happen to you ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Lang is a neighborhood cop with a heart of gold - and a money-hungry wife Muriel who's always looking for a way to cash in. When she asks Charlie to buy a Lottery ticket, he agrees, then impulsively promises half the winnings to a waitress, Yvonne. When their numbers hit, the real fun begins, as Muriel learns to live large while Charlie and Yvonne learn to love again
18 again! ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fate intervenes when an 81-year old man and his grandson exchange bodies after a freak accident
Goodnight, we love you the life and legend of Phyllis Diller ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film that chronicles the final stand-up comedy performance of a true living legend - the first female stand-up comic in history: Phyllis Diller
Harlow ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hollywood in 1928 is a land of milk and honey, magic and fantasy. Jean Harlow's spectacularly controversial and tragic career begins with bit parts in movies while she's living with her mother and opportunistic stepfather. When Hollywood agent Arthur Landau spots her on a film set, he gets her a series of comedy roles and soon realizes he has a gold mine. She becomes an overnight sensation and critics hail her as the next great sex symbol
When time ran out-- ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A South Pacific island's dormant volcano unexpectedly erupts in fury. Tourists are surprised by a volcanic eruption in a lonesome hotel in the Caribic. Shelby Gilmore is the hotel owner who ignores all the warnings and advises his guests to wait for a rescue team. Hank is a wildcat oil driller who gathers a small group of followers and heads toward higher ground. Kay Kirby is a PR executive who must choose between the two men
Pete's dragon ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Itzhak Perlman in the fiddler's house [a journey to the heart of Klezmer] by Itzhak Perlman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Itzhak Perlman takes a break from the concert hall to explore the vitality of klezmer music, taking him on a journey from New York's Lower East Side to the Jewish Festival in Krakow, Poland
In the fiddler's house by Itzhak Perlman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Itzhak Perlman journeys from New York City's Lower East Side to the Jewish Culture Festival in Crakow, Poland, visiting and performing with a wide cross-section of popular Klezmer groups
Gable and Lombard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the romance of film stars Clark Gable and Carole Lombard
John Wayne American legend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1939, director John Ford cast John Wayne in his movie 'Stagecoach', and from there, a legend was born. Welcomed to the ranks of A-list actors, he made a series of western and adventure films during World War II and became the idealized American hero. In a career spanning more than five decades, Wayne epitomized the straight-talking, no-nonsense characters that made him a true Hollywood legend both on and off the silver screen
Your cheatin' heart (the Hank Williams story) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hank Williams is making a buck pitching a snake-oil cure-all to the gullible, capping his spiel by picking up his guitar and singing. In the crowd is The Drifting Cowboys, a group of touring country-western musicians who happen to be passing through. Say, Hank, would you like to join our group? Memphis-born George Hamilton is winningly natural as Williams in the musical biopic of the short-lived but forever influential 'Hillbilly Shakespeare'
 
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Chwatt, Aaron, 1919-2006
Schwatt Aaron 1919-2006
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