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Powell, Jane 1929-

Works: 363 works in 853 publications in 7 languages and 11,154 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Biography  Comedy films  Romance films  Fiction  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Director, Speaker, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jane Powell
Seven brides for seven brothers by Gene De Paul( Visual )

109 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the new bride of a roughneck Oregon pioneer finds she has to keep house for six additional rowdy brothers, she sends the other six off to find brides of their own
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( Visual )

162 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,682 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 418 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven brides for seven brothers: 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. Kiss me Kate: Fred is a director and Lilly is an actress who are divorced. They are brought back together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew. The couple seem to act a great deal like the characters they play. A fight on the opening night threatens the production, not to mention the two thugs who have the mistaken idea that Fred owes their boss money and insist on staying next to him all night
Judge John Deed( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 258 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 )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 250 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
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 248 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
Bounce by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven brides for seven brothers original motion picture soundtrack by Gene De Paul( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A date with Judy by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 180 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, 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 )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Wedding: Tom and Ellen are siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding
Deep in my heart by Zhihua Yang( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 151 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
Seven brides for seven brothers by Joel Hirschhorn( Recording )

22 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of Lerner & Loewe Paint your wagon, Gigi, Brigadoon, My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

5 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Jay Lerner by Alan Jay Lerner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruggles of Red Gap by Jule Styne( Recording )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy goes to Rio Two weeks with love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 110 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
Two weeks with love( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kittenish teens turn a 1900's family vacation in the Catskills into "Two Weeks with Love."
Small town girl( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manhattan playboy Rick Belrow Livingston is sentenced to thirty days in a small-town jail for speeding. During his time in Duck Creek, he meets local girl Cindy Kimbell--and changes his attitude about the merits of small towns. Includes dance sequences choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Feathertop by Mary Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Burce, Suzanne 1929-

Burce, Suzanne Lorraine 1929-

Jane Powell actrice américaine

Jane Powell actriz estadounidense

Jane Powell Amerikaans filmacteur

Jane Powell Amerikaans filmactrice

Jane Powell amerykańska piosenkarka i aktorka

Jane Powell attrice, attrice teatrale e cantante statunitense

Jane Powell US-amerikanische Filmschauspielerin

Джейн Павелл

Джейн Пауэлл

ג'ין פאוול

جین پاول

جین پاول موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، خواننده، و رقاص آمریکایی




Greatest classic films collectionJudge John DeedHollywood musicals : the 101 greatest song-and-dance movies of all timeTwo weeks with love