McLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964
Most widely held works by Norman Z McLeod
Horse feathers ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 libraries worldwide
Parody of college life with the fun-loving president of Huxley College wooing a floozie who is secretly trying to rig the big football game between Huxley and archrival Darwin U.
The Marx Brothers. Silver screen collection ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
"Duck soup": To rescue the small country of Freedonia from bankruptcy, Mrs Teasdale agrees to donate 20 million dollars if Rufus T. Firefly is appointed its new president. "Horse feathers": Professor Quincy Wagstaff has just been installed as the new president of Huxley College. "Monkey business": While stowing away on a ship to America, the boys get involuntarily pressed into service as toughs for a pair of feuding gangsters. "Animal crackers": Captain Spaulding, the noted explorer, returns from Africa and attends a gala party held by Mrs. Rittenhouse. "The cocoanuts": Mr. Hammer runs a bankrupt hotel in Florida, where he will try anything to make money.
Monkey business ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and French and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters.
Topper Topper returns ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
[Topper]: A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. [Topper returns]: Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer.
The secret life of Walter Mitty ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and French and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Walter, a mild-mannered mouse, imagines himself as a number of daredevil heroes. One of Walter's dreams becomes a reality when he gets involved with a beautiful blonde and becomes the target of a gang of jewel thieves who believe he has their loot.
The paleface ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
A timid frontier dentist finds himself gunslinging alongside the fearless Calamity Jane as she fights off outlaws and Indians.
Topper ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. A comedy.
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Alice's fantastic adventures lead her straight to some of the most memorable characters ever imagined, including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, Humpty Dumpty, the Cheshire Cat, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum. When Alice falls down a rabbit hole, she is transported to a magical world.
Road to Rio ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
A pair of down-and-out Hollywood musicians find themselves on a slow boat to Rio de Janeiro where they meet a beautiful woman whose sinister guardian is trying to marry her off to a swindler.
It's a gift ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Harold Bissonette is a bungling, henpecked grocer who dreams of California's golden sunshine. A small inheritance from his Uncle Bean tempts Bissonette to sell everything and buy an orange ranch sight unseen. Along the way, he matches wits with dogs, kids, and chicken feathers, snatching victory from the jaws of defeat at the last madcap minute.
Casanova's big night ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Bob Hope is a tailor who impersonates the swashbuckling lover Casanova and ends up in absolute boudoir bedlam.
Let's dance ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A war widow with the help of her song-and-dance partner, fights a legal battle to gain custody of her son.
Lady be good ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A husband and wife songwriting team know how to turn out the hits, but when it comes to marriage, they can't seem to hit anything but sour notes.
Pennies from heaven ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A drifter befriends an orphaned girl and her grandfather in Middletown, New Jersey. Features music and lyrics by Johnny Burke and Arthur Johnston including "Pennis from heaven", "So do I", "Skeleton in the closet", and "Let's call a heart a heart."
It's a gift ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
The vague and fumbling proprietor of a small-town general store sets off cross country to a California orange plantation purchased with the proceeds of his late uncle's will.
Sorrowful Jones ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Sorrowful Jones: A rotten gambler learns a lesson about parenthood. The Paleface: "Painless Peter Potter" (Hope) runs into Calamity Jane (Russell).
W.C. Fields comedy collection. Disc 4, It's a gift ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
W.C. Fields plays a hen-pecked husband who packs up his family and sets off across the country to a California orange plantation which he has purchased with the proceeds from his late uncle's will.
M-G-M movie legends collection. Alias Jesse James ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
When Milford sells a large life insurance policy to 'T.J. James, ' a young man who says he's well-known, the broker thinks he has made a killing. But his elation is short-lived when he realizes that his new client is none other than Jesse James - who is already worth more dead than alive. Suddenly Milford finds himself saddled with a new commission: to go west, join the James gang and do everything possible to keep the deadliest outlaw in history alive.
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
(Thanks for the memory) "It's time for some old-fashioned romance when a stay-at-home author and his working wife discover their domestic roles aren't clear-cut in this comedy of errors."--Container.
Born to dance Lady be good ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container. Lady be good: Powell plays a friend and matchmaker to two struggling songwriters (adapted from container).
Action and adventure films Adventure and adventurers Alice (Fictitious character : Carroll) Bankers Bodyguards Calamity Jane,--1852-1903 Casanova College presidents College students Comedy films Comedy films Custody of children Dancers Drama Explorers Families Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Football Gangster films Gangsters Ghosts Grocers Holes Imaginary places Impostors and imposture Kings and rulers Man-woman relationships McEvoy, J. P.--1895-1958 Millionaires Murder--Investigation Musical films Musical films Musicians New York (State)--New York Outlaws Presidents Romantic comedy films Stowaways Tailors Truthfulness and falsehood United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Widows Wills
Mac Leod, Norman Z. 1898-1964
MacLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964
MacLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964 RAK-WB § 316, Abs. 2
MacLeod, Norman Zenos 1898-1964
Mc Leod, Norman, 1895-1964
Mc Leod, Norman 1898-1964
Mc Leod, Norman Z., 1898-1964
Mc Leod, Norman Z. 1898-1964 RAK-WB § 316, Abs. 2
McLeod, Norman, 1898-1964
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