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McLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964

Overview
Works: 180 works in 587 publications in 4 languages and 8,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Performer, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norman Z McLeod
 
Most widely held works by Norman Z McLeod
Horse Feathers by Marx Brothers( Visual )

63 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member 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 by Marx Brothers( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

39 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
Topper ; Topper returns( Visual )

9 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topper: The funloving Kerbys, stockholders in the bank of which henpecked, stuffy Cosmo Topper is president, drive recklessly once too often and become ghosts. In limbo because they've never done either good or bad deeds, they decide to try a good one now: rehabilitating Topper. Lovely, flirtatious Marion takes a keen personal interest in the job. Will Topper survive the wrath of jealous ghost George? Will Mrs. Topper find that a scandalous husband isn't all bad?
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't cheat an honest man: "W.C. Fields portrays Larson E. Whipsnade, ringmaster of the seedy circus Giganticus. Whipsnade gets nothing but trouble from his performers, and his daughter (Constance Moore) is torn between a wealthy cad and a charming ventriloquist, played by Edgar Bergen"--Container
The paleface( Visual )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid frontier dentist finds himself gunslinging alongside the fearless Calamity Jane as she fights off outlaws and Indians
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

12 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member 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 in the original Alice in Wonderland"--Container
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

36 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four Marx Brothers, Harpo, Chico, Groucho and Zeppo, head for the high seas hilarity in this classic film comedy. While hiding from the authorities on a luxury liner the quartet of stowaways become bodyguards to rival gangsters, with the usual hilarious results. And naturally no woman can resist a shipboard romance with the wily, quick-witted Groucho
Monkey Business by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

19 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters
The Road to Rio by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

15 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member 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
Topper( Visual )

22 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and German and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. A comedy
It's a gift by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member 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 )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Hope is a tailor who impersonates the swashbuckling lover Casanova and ends up in absolute boudoir bedlam
Pennies from Heaven( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member 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."
Born to dance ; Lady be good( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container
My favorite spy by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

4 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While headed to Tangier to purchase a microfilm containing important war secrets, foreign spy Eric Augustine is captured by the authorities. Burlesque comedian Peanuts White, a dead ringer for Augustine, is recruited by the government to take over Augustine's mission. White is briefed, dressed to look exactly like Augustine, and thrust into the world of espionage and international intrigue. In Tangiers problems arise when he meets Lily, Augustine's sweetheart and mastermind of the spy ring
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(The paleface) "Timid correspondence school dentist 'Painless' Peter Potter unwittingly marries sharpshooter Calamity Jane who is hot on the trial of a dangerous renegade gang in the Wild West."--Container
Alias Jesse James( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member 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
Lady be good( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songwriters Dixie Donegan and Eddie Crane are still in love after their divorce. Dixie's friend Marilyn Marsh tries to convince them to marry again, but this isn't that easy
Sorrowful Jones by Damon Runyon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sorrowful Jones: A rotten gambler learns a lesson about parenthood. The Paleface: "Painless Peter Potter" (Hope) runs into Calamity Jane (Russell)
 
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Mac Leod Norman Z. 1898-1964

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Norman Z. McLeod Amerikaans filmregisseur

Norman Z. McLeod cinéaste américain

Norman Z. McLeod regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Norman Z. McLeod US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

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نورمن زد مک‌لئود کارگردان آمریکایی

맥레오드, 노만 Z. 1898-1964

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Languages
English (276)

German (6)

French (6)

Spanish (5)

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The secret life of Walter MittyThe palefaceHoward Hawks' Monkey businessCasanova's big nightAlias Jesse James