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Lockhart, Gene 1891-1957

Overview
Works: 271 works in 823 publications in 4 languages and 18,153 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Musical films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  War films  Made-for-TV movies  Romance films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Lyricist, Performer, Author, Composer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gene Lockhart
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton( Visual )

34 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is
His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

102 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-make of "The Front Page" with the main character as a girl reporter (Rosalind Russell). The editor (Cary Grant) wants his top reporter to cover the impending execution of a murderer rather than get married and leave the job
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Bigelow , a smooth-talking carny man, falls in love with a millworker. Tragedy strikes these star-crossed lovers and their journey is not easy
Going my way by Leo McCarey( Visual )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father O'Malley is the new priest at the Church of St. Dominic in a working-class New York City neighborhood. He fails to make a good first impression with crusty old Father Fitzgibbon, who doesn't approve of O'Malley's golf playing, baseball game attending, or fishing. But O'Malley starts spiffing up the church and its neighborhood: dealing with the church mortgage, which is in arrears, and straightening out the street gangs by getting the boys to help him start a choir. Romantic matches are made; neighborhood busybodies are appeased. Many songs are joyfully sung, and O'Malley even arranges a big surprise for Fitzgibbon, who's homesick for Ireland
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( Visual )

34 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic screen version of Charles Dickens' beloved Christmas story with Bob Crachit, an overworked and underpaid clerk, Ebenezer Scrooge, Crachit's rich but miserly employer, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future
The Devil and Daniel Webster( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
The Inspector general by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ( Visual )

44 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assistant salesman with a traveling fair is mistaken by villagers for the dreaded inspector general
Abe Lincoln in Illinois by John Cromwell( Visual )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views Lincoln's life, from his early days as a young woodsman to his election to Presidency in 1860. Includes his first love, his marriage, his early law practice, and his debates with Douglas
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman, not satisfied with the limited life she leads, rebels against conventional society, and finds tragedy
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by the Nazis after his assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, a member of the Czech underground enlists the aid of a young woman who soon finds herself entangled in the revolution's secret operations
The house on 92nd Street by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young German American is solicited as a Nazi spy during WWII, he accepts the job after agreeing to go undercover for the FBI. Once he learns that his mission is to send atomic bomb secrets to the German government, the FBI chief works relentlessly to prevent this while not giving his agent's identity away
Joan of Arc by Victor Fleming( Visual )

9 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Setting: France, from 1428 to 1431
Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shop around the corner: Two bickering employees at a gift shop don't realize that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

18 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal eludes capture in the Casbah section of Algiers until he is lured out of hiding by a beautiful woman
Something to sing about by Victor Schertzinger( Visual )

26 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A delightful musical comedy about a New York bandleader and hoofer, whose wife joins him for a trip to Hollywood where the star system gets turned upside down in a series of hilarious complications
The adventures of Francis the talking mule( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis covers the big town: Peter and the talking mule Francis enter the fast-paced New York newspaper world. Thanks to Francis, Peter is soon the town's hottest reporter
 
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Alternative Names
Eugene "Gene" Lockhart

Gene Lockhart acteur américain

Gene Lockhart actor

Gene Lockhart aktor kanadyjski

Gene Lockhart attore e cantante canadese

Gene Lockhart Canadees acteur (1891-1957)

Gene Lockhart US-amerikanisch-kanadischer Schauspieler

Lockhart, Eugene

Lockhart Eugène 1891-1957

Локхарт, Джин

جین لوکارت

ジーン・ロックハート

Languages
English (376)

Spanish (7)

French (4)

German (1)

Covers
His girl FridayGoing my wayGreatest classic films collection