WorldCat Identities

Buttons, Red 1919-2006

Works: 138 works in 385 publications in 6 languages and 9,647 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  War films  Musical films  History  Historical films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Red Buttons
Pete's dragon by Walt Disney( Visual )

37 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The endearing story between Pete and his invisible dragon friend Elliott as they develop a special bond and share a magical friendship, with memorable characters and heartwarming songs including the 1977 Academy Award best original song nominee, 'Candle On The Water.'
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( Visual )

44 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten survivors struggle to reach safety after an ocean liner capsizes in mid sea
Hatari! by Howard Hawks( Visual )

28 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,011 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
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 887 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
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 835 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
Sayonara by Gen Lu( Visual )

18 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Air Force major on leave in Japan during the Korean War falls in love with a Japanese dancer. When they declare their love openly, they find themselves scorned equally by both the Japanese and Americans
Rudolph & Frosty's Christmas in July( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus must save Frosty and Rudolph from a bad wizard
Gay purr-ee( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 307 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 by Irwin Allen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabian, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, and Red Buttons race across uncharted African territory in a unicorn-shaped balloon
In the fiddler's house by Itzhak Perlman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 124 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
18 again!( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fate intervenes when an 81-year old man and his grandson exchange bodies after a freak
John Wayne American legend by Howard Hanks( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donovan's Reef. 'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise. Hatari! . A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways ? In harm's way. A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.-- IMdB
Goodnight, we love you the life and legend of Phyllis Diller( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 101 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
When time ran out-- by Roger Corman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 94 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
Harlow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Harlow, the platinum blonde bombshell, who rose to fame in the reckless Hollywood of the 1930's. Harlow devoured life--but didn't know when to stop
Pete's dragon( Recording )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gable and Lombard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the romance of film stars Clark Gable and Carole Lombard
Your cheatin' heart (the Hank Williams story)( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 62 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'
El Dorado Hatari!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two classic films featuring John Wayne. El Dorado: An alcoholic sheriff (Mitchum) fights ruthless cattle barons and crooked "businessmen" with the help of an old gunfighter friend (Wayne). Hatari!: Wayne's character heads a group of highly-skilled professional African game hunters who capture ferocious big game with strong rope, sturdy vehicles, and cameras for zoos and circuses
Red Buttons reminiscences by Red Buttons( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Chwatt, Aaron 1919-2006

Red Battons

Red Buttons acteur américain

Red Buttons aktor amerykański

Red Buttons Amerikaans acteur

Red Buttons attore statunitense

Red Buttons US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Komödiant

Rede Buttons

Schwatt Aaron 1919-2006

Ρεντ Μπάτονς

Ред Баттонс Американський актор, комік

Рэд Батанз

Рэд Баттонс

רד באטנס

رد باتنز بازیگر آمریکایی

ريد بوتونز

레드 버턴스



Hatari!They shoot horses don't they?SayonaraGay purr-eeWhen time ran out--Gable and Lombard