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Davis, Luther

Overview
Works: 27 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 2,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Original cast recordings  Police films  Gangster films  Political films  Crime films 
Roles: Librettist, Author of screenplay, Producer, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Luther Davis
 
Most widely held works by Luther Davis
Kismet by Robert Wright( Recording )

24 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet: Musical Arabian Night in Two Acts. Based on themes of Alexander Borodin. Book: Charles Lederer and Luther Davis
Charles Lederer presents Edwin Lester's production of Kismet : a musical Arabian night by Robert Wright( )

19 editions published between 1953 and 1986 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet by Robert Wright( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows one fateful, fabulous day as a beggar-poet and his daughter cross paths with a wicked wazir, a wily temptress, a handsome prince, and a magical curse
Across 110th Street by Barry Shear( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of cops must survive being hunted by the mob
Grand Hotel : the musical by Robert Wright( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hucksters by Jack Conway( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hucksters (1947) is a considerably sanitized version of the best-selling novel by Frederic Wakeman. Directed by Jack Conway, the film is a slick but still powerful, and at times darkly funny, indictment of the seamy side of advertising, radio, and big business. Clark Gable plays a World War II veteran who gets a job in advertising, and finds that his work requires him to often abandon his principles. Deborah Kerr, in her American film debut, plays an English widow Gable falls in love with, and Ava Gardner has one of her first important roles as a nightclub singer who's a former girlfriend of Gable's. In a deliciously flamboyant performance, Sydney Greenstreet tears into the juicy role of a villainous soap tycoon, Gable's major client
Kismet : a musical Arabian night. by Robert Wright( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1962 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed by the Northern Light Operatic Society, directed by David Winston, produced by Robert Deathridge, musical director: Aubrey Gannon, stage director: Don Stevens, costume design: David Page, performance includes dancers, chorus and orchestra, cast in order of appearance are: David Wardle, Ric Ramsay, Jane Hancock, Beryl Humphris, Tony Halley, Kathy Kerry, Terry Crawt, Norman Wheatley, Brian Hopkins, Cliff Woodward, Brian Lintorn, Fred Bowyer, Peter Moore, Gillian Johnson, Pat Gannon, Carol Valentine, Lynne Gannon, Michael Chenoweth, Diane Patterson, Sheila Gee, Karen Freeland, Trudy Bartels, Margaret Moore, Pam Lillie, Jane Dudley, Julia Humphris, Jacqueline Hainsworth, Christine Bussey, Beryl Ramsay, Joan Criddle, Gordon McPherson and Keith Philips
A lion is in the streets( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of a ruthless Southern politician is vividly portrayed by Cagney. Familiar but still stirring climax as exposed corruption causes the politicians' downfall
Kismet original Broadway cast recording by Robert Wright( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timbuktu! : a musical fable based on "Kismet" by Robert Wright( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet by Robert Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Music Theatre of Lincoln Center, Richard Rodgers president and producing director, presents Alfred Drake in "Kismet," a musical Arabian night, co-starring Anne Jeffreys, book by Charles Lederer & Luther Davis, based on the play by Edward Knoblock, music and lyrics by Robert Wright & George Forrest, with Henry Calvin, Richard Banke, Patricia Welting, Don Beddoe, Truman Gaige, Beatrice Kraft, Al Toigo, Reiko Sato, Earle MacVeigh, Sally Neal, Rudy Vejar, Buddy Bryan, Eddie James, Robert Lamont, Nancy Roth, Diana Banks, Anita Alpert, directed by Edward Greenberg, choreography and musical staging by Jack Cole, production designed by Lemuel Ayers, costumes designed by Frank Thompson, lighting by Peter Lunt, orchestrations and choral arrangements by Arthur Kay, musical director Jonathan Anderson, production stage manager Ben Strobach
Kismet : a musical Arabian night by Robert Wright( Recording )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kismet : a musical Arabian night by Robert Wright( )

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

Typescript, dated Jan. 25, 2006
Baubles, bangles and beads by Robert Wright( )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New faces( )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Not about heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Historical drama concerning the friendship between English poets Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, who met in a military hospital during the First World War
Grand hotel the musical by Robert Wright( Recording )

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

 
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Charles Lederer presents Edwin Lester's production of Kismet : a musical Arabian night
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