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Powell, Jane 1929-

Overview
Works: 354 works in 724 publications in 6 languages and 10,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Revues  Musicals  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Costume designer, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jane Powell
Seven brides for seven brothers by Gene De Paul ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,753 WorldCat member 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!
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen ( Visual )
122 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member 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
The Sandy Bottom orchestra ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member 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 )
24 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven brides for seven brothers (1954, 102 min.): Adam is the eldest of seven brothers who goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home where she discover he has six brothers - all living in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Adam reads about the Roman capture of the Sabine women and develops an inspired solution to his brothers' loneliness
Bounce by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers an alphabetical survey of the most popular film musicals in history, with commentaries, synopses, behind-the-scenes information, and lists of songs and cast members for each film
Judge John Deed ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member 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
Hit the deck ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 232 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
A date with Judy by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This MGM musical comedy, filmed in Technicolor, is typical wholesome family entertainment and is as a result, a corny and cheery story about teenagers. Based on a popular radio show which began in 1941, this merry outing follows the adventures of Judy Foster, a young woman determined to attend the big school dance with an impressive date. Judy and her lifelong friend Carol fall out when they both fall for a suave older man. A high-spirited teen, Judy manages to unintentionally make a hash of her friends and family's love lives. Songs include "It's a most unusual day," "Cuanto le gusta," "Strictly on the corny side," "Judaline," "I've got a date with Judy," "I'm gonna meet my Mary," "Love is where you find it."
Royal wedding The belle of New York ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member 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
Deep in my heart by Sigmund Romberg ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member 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
Alan Jay Lerner by Alan Jay Lerner ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two weeks with love ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kittenish teens turn a 1900's family vacation in the Catskills into "Two Weeks with Love."
Nancy goes to Rio Two weeks with love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy goes to Rio: A colorful Rio is the setting for a comic tale of personal and professional mixups as aspiring actress Nancy and her Broadway-veteran mother seek the same stage role. Adding to the Brazilian flair is Carmen Miranda in zany-hatted glory. Two weeks with love: on vacation in the Catskills, two women find love. Powell hopes to catch the eye of suave Ricardo Montalban by wearing a corset; meanwhile, Debbie Reynolds reels in affable Carleton Carpenter for a legendary Aba Daba Honeymoon showstopper
Romantic duets from M-G-M classics ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy goes to Rio ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mother and daughter (Sothern and Powell) compete over same singing role and, unbeknownst to each other, the same man
Small town girl ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane Powell and Farley Granger play cat-and-mouse in this charming musical, highlighted by some of Busby Berkeley's snazziest song and dance routines. -- container
Fred Astaire [triple feature movie marathon.] ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second chorus : Two rival trumpet players vie for the attention of a girl who works for Artie Shaw. -- Royal wedding : A brother and sister act perform in London and find true love -- The over the hill gang rides again : retired Texas rangers are made deputies of Waco and must fight crime
Holiday in Mexico ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about the daughter of an ambassador falling for a noted musician
 
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Burce, Suzanne, 1929-
Burce, Suzanne Lorraine 1929-
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