Powell, Jane 1929-
Most widely held works about Jane Powell
Most widely held works by Jane Powell
Seven brides for seven brothers ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,614 libraries worldwide
When the new bride of a roughneck Oregon pioneer finds she has to keep house for her husband's six rowdy brothers, she decides to groom them so that they can find brides of their own.
Royal wedding ( Visual )
106 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
A musical set during Princess Elizabeth's wedding to Philip Mountbatten. A brother-sister dance team go to London and get caught up in romance.
Seven brides for seven brothers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Only then does Milly discover that Adam has six other brothers all living with him in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Then, after reading a story, Adam develops an idea that will create the solution to his brothers' loneliness - kidnap the women they want!
The girl next door--and how she grew by Jane Powell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
The Sandy Bottom orchestra ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Rachel is part of an eccentric family. Rachel's father, Norman, is a dairy farmer who dreams of being an orchestra conductor. Norman makes a surprise announcement that he's putting together a classical concert. Everyone must wait to see if this family can win over the townspeople or end up as the town's laughingstock.
Seven brides for seven brothers original motion picture soundtrack by Gene De Paul ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Bounce by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection. Broadway musicals ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Show boat (1951, 108 min.): When Julie La Verne and her husband Steve Baker are forced to leave the showboat Cotton Blossom, they are replaced by the Captain's daughter, Magnolia, and Gaylord Ravenal, a notorious gambler. Magnolia and Ravenal fall in love, marry, leave the boat and move to Chicago. They live off Ravenal's earnings from gambling. After they go broke, Gaylord feels guilty and leaves Magnolia, not knowing she is pregnant.
Hollywood musicals : the 101 greatest song-and-dance movies of all time by Ken Bloom ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A date with Judy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
In the late 1940's, a young girl leaves her boy friend for an older man but finds she must compete for him with a classmate. Meanwhile, the girl and her friends mistakenly believe her father is dating a rhumba instructor and attempt to bring the romance to an end before her mother finds out. All this plays out during preparations for the big school dance.
Judge John Deed. Season one & pilot episode ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Judge John Deed is on a mission for justice and he's prepared to break the rules to deliver it. In his red robes and wig, Deed might look like every other High Court judge, but his passionate belief in justice sets him apart from his peers. To the police force, the Crown Prosecution Service, the Lord Chancellor's Department and even many of his colleagues, Deed is a man more concerned with justice than the letter of the law.
Two weeks with love ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Kittenish teens turn a 1900's family vacation in the Catskills into "Two Weeks with Love."
Hit the deck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 108 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...
Alan Jay Lerner by Alan Jay Lerner ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Deep in my heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
While Broadway swings to the jazzy beat of ragtime, Sigmund Romberg continues to play the beautiful waltzes of his native Austria at the Cafe Vienna. Persuaded by the cafe owner to compose in the new style, he creates a hit song, which leads to great musical success, but the woman he loves is reluctant to return his feelings.
Royal wedding The belle of New York ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
In Royal wedding, Tom and Ellen are a pair of siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding. If love can make anyone dance on the ceiling and walls, Tom's the one.
Hit the deck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
"Forty-eight hours shore leave isn't much time for three sailors who've gone from patrolling straits to prowling for curves in San Francisco. But it's plenty of time for great songs, exuberant dancing-- and lots of goofy trouble when a brawl with a meddling playboy sets the Shore Patrol on the swabbies' trail."--Container.
Hockey : skills, techniques, tactics by Jane Powell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Crowood Sports Guides provide sound, practical advice that will make you a better player, whether you are learning the basic skills, discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport. Featured in this book are: information boxes containing Top Tips and Key Points for the coach and player; sequence photographs and detailed diagrams in colour; an introduction to the history and rules of the game, and equipment; and, a thorough examination of the core skills of hockey, among others.
Nancy goes to Rio ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Mother and daughter (Sothern and Powell) compete over same singing role and, unbeknownst to each other, the same man.
Royal wedding original MGM soundtrack by Burton Lane ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in English and German and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Actors Actresses Benét, Stephen Vincent,--1898-1943 Biography Brides Brothers Brothers and sisters California--San Francisco City and town life Comedy films Comedy films Crime Criminal behavior Criticism, interpretation, etc. Dancers Drama England--London Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Frontier and pioneer life Great Britain Kidnapping Man-woman relationships Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Musical films Musical films Musicals Musicals--Excerpts Musicals--Production and direction Orchestra Oregon Popular music Powell, Jane,--1929- Romance films Romance films Romantic comedy films Royal weddings Sailors Singers Television crime shows United States Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Western films
Burce, Suzanne, 1929-
Burce, Suzanne Lorraine 1929-
No Linguistic content (75)
Multiple languages (9)