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Merkel, Una 1903-1986

Overview
Works: 196 works in 440 publications in 6 languages and 11,785 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Film remakes  Film noir  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

27 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star
Destry rides again by George Marshall( Visual )

16 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Destry, a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns ... is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers like "The Boys in the Back Room," while winning the hero's heart."--Container
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
The parent trap by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haley Mills plays two young girls who meet at a summer camp and discover that they are long-lost twin sisters. Reunited at last, the two concoct an outrageous scheme to switch places in a effort to rekindle the romance between their separated parents
The Bank dick by Edward Cline( Visual )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egbert Souse accidentally foils a bank robbery and is hired as a bank guard
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles. Jean Harlow is a red-headed secretary who hooks the company's married boss, while carrying on with chauffeur Charles Boyer. A young soldier is forced to give up Mae Clarke when his well-to-do family learns she's a prostitute, in Waterloo Bridge. Finally baby-faced Barbara Stanwyck sleeps her way up the corporate ladder in a New York bank, not caring who gets hurt
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 503 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
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

41 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln: An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States focusing on Lincoln's personal tragedies as well as his great accomplishments
Road to Zanzibar by Victor Schert( Visual )

6 editions published between 1941 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 2nd of the "Road" pictures, a couple of scheming carnival performers leave town after selling a phony diamond mine to a tough guy who doesn't appreciate the joke. They end up in Zanzibar where they meet a couple of female entertainers who lure them into the jungle and introduce them to a tribe of hungry cannibals
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4: Wild Bill: Explores the life and directorial times of William A. Wellman. The men who made the movies: Wellman shares many stories and speaks bluntly of the producers with who he has worked and describes his remarkable star-making and star-spotting abilities. He was responsible for helping actors win Oscars and discovered such notable actors as James Cagney and Gary Cooper
The merry widow by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

15 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonia, a bubbly widow owns 52% of every cow and cow town in the tiny East European country of Marshovia. When she relocates to glittery Paris, suave ladies' man Captain Danilo sets out in hot pursuit. His mission: avert his homeland's financial ruin by bringing Sonia back on the wings of love. But hang on tight, Danilo. Set in 1885
With a song in my heart : the Jane Froman story by José Carreras( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical drama about Jane Froman, the singer who traveled through Europe during World War II as a USO entertainer in spite of disabling leg injuries which she received in a Lisbon plane crash in 1943
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Summer and smoke by Peter Glenville( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From childhood, Alma has loved John Buchanan. Repressed by the pressure of a minister father and a mother who has never recovered from a nervous breakdown, she keeps these feelings bottled up. Her life becomes unbearable when John returns from medical school and takes up with the sultry Rosa, the daughter of the casino owner who is as open and willing, as Alma is shy and repressed
Take me along : original cast recording by Bob Merrill( Recording )

5 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My blue heaven( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular husband-and-wife entertainer team, making their move from radio to television, believe their lives will be complete when they can start a family. When they decide to adopt, they face problems and disappointments and are ultimately rewarded with an overabundance of babies
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love crazy: A man pretends he's crazy to delay his wife's divorce proceedings
Irving Berlin's This is the Army( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen adaptation of the stage play that raised nearly $2 million for Army Emergency Relief. Features real-life GIs in a tale of a father and son who put on a show before the son marches off to war
Summer magic by Walt Disney( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When financial difficulties force the Carey family to leave Boston, their teen-age daughter successfully plots to re-settle the family in a tiny New England village
Irving Berlin's This is the army( Visual )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen adaptation of the stage play that raised nearly $2 million for Army Emergency Relief. Features real-life GIs in a tale of a father and son who put on a show before the son marches off to war
 
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42nd Street
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Destry rides againThe Bank dickRoad to ZanzibarForbidden Hollywood collectionCarole Lombard : the glamour collection
Alternative Names
Kohnfelder, Una 1903-1986

Merkel, Una

Merkel, Una 1903-

Una Merkel actrice américaine

Una Merkel actriu estatunidenca

Una Merkel actriz estadounidense

Una Merkel aktorka amerykańska

Una Merkel Amerikaans acteur

Una Merkel Amerikaans actrice

Una Merkel attrice cinematografica e attrice televisiva statunitense

Una Merkel US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Ούνα Μέρκελ

Меркел, Уна

Уна Меркел

אונה מרקל

אונה מרקל שחקנית אמריקאית

یونا مرکل

یونا مرکل بازیگر آمریکایی

ウナ・マーケル

尤娜·默克爾

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