WorldCat Identities

Powell, Jane 1929-

Works: 408 works in 862 publications in 4 languages and 10,959 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Biography  Fiction  Romance films  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 )

72 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,744 WorldCat member 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 by Stanley Donen( Visual )

133 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,628 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 )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 352 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
Judge John Deed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 266 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie get your gun (1950, 107 min.): Annie Oakley is an incredible shot who meets Frank Butler. Frank is the star sharpshoot in Colonel Buffalo Bill's show. He finds himself falling for Annie, but feels that she is not marriage material. In the end, they both discover that love is wonderful
Hit the deck( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 252 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
Hänsel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck( )

3 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Rathbone and Jane Powell narrate the Brothers Grimm tale with music from Humperdinck's opera performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan
Seven brides for seven brothers : original motion picture soundtrack by Gene De Paul( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 183 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 169 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 Stanley Donen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 149 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 Gene De Paul( Recording )

21 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Jay Lerner by Alan Jay Lerner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy goes to Rio ; Two weeks with love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 108 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
Small town girl( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 91 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
Two weeks with love( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kittenish teens turn a 1900's family vacation in the Catskills into "Two Weeks with Love."
Nancy goes to Rio( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother and daughter (Sothern and Powell) compete over same singing role and, unbeknownst to each other, the same man
Athena( Visual )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If a suitor wants to win the heart of one of the seven Mulvain sisters, he'd better be ready to deadlift 300 lbs. and dine on shredded-parsnip souffl.̌ Combining the then-novel topic of physical fitness with Hollywood song and dance, an eat-your-veggies romantic romp highlighted by catchy Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane tunes and socko color cinematography
The girl next door--and how she grew by Jane Powell( Book )

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

A CINDERELLA JOURNEY FROM SMALL-TOWN KID TO MGM'S SINGING AND DANCING GIRL NEXT DOOR-- BUT WHAT GOT LOST ALONG THE WAY? She was the sweet-faced gal who won our hearts as the spunky heroine of SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS the all-American beauty who kicked up her heels with Fred Astaire in ROYAL WEDDING. Jane Powell grew up alongside Elizabeth Taylor, Roddy McDowall and Ann Blyth and she and Liz were bridesmaids at each other's weddings. But with four marriages and nineteen films behind her, MGM's golden-voiced Girl Next Door realized she'd never found happiness or herself until now. In her own words, Jane Powell gives an unabashed account of her struggle to grow beyond her screen image after it had been created and torn down by Hollywood. A SPIRITUAL AND EMOTIONAL TRIUMPH! With memorable photos!
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Judge John Deed
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'יין פאוול שחקנית אמריקאית

ג'ין פאוול

جاين باول ممثلة أمريكية

جین پاول موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، خواننده، و رقاص آمریکایی




Judge John DeedGreatest classic films collectionHollywood musicals : the 101 greatest song-and-dance movies of all timeTwo weeks with love