WorldCat Identities

O'Connor, Donald 1925-2003

Overview
Works: 335 works in 975 publications in 6 languages and 16,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Singer, Dancer, Narrator, Author, Composer, Speaker, Editor, Costume designer, Commentator, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald O'Connor
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

253 editions published between 1051 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 5,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as are his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish costar. Rediscover the musical masterpiece in dazzling, restored high definition
There's no business like show business by Walter Lang( Visual )

49 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tuneful Irving Berlin musical that depicts the trials and triumphs of a veteran vaudeville family. Molly and Terry Donahue start out as a duo and keep adding kids to the act until they finally become The 5 Donahues. Their busy and tumultuous lives aren't always easy, but the Donahues have plenty of love to get them through the hard times and more than enough talent to keep them on top. Highlighted by one classic Irving Berlin song after another and an array of dazzling production numbers
That's entertainment! by Jack Haley( Visual )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical sequences from nearly 100 musicals mark MGM's 50th anniversary of movie-making. Recorded in stereo
Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

25 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deluxe edition this classic musical soundtrack includes all of the music from the hit 1952 film along with previously unreleased material and more than a dozen original recordings of songs from earlier films that were referenced in the film
Pioneers of primetime( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. This program features interviews with the legends of early television blended with a treasure trove of rare television footage. Six years in the making, this program chronicles television comedy's pedigree, from Vaudeville, through radio, to the Golden Age of Television. These legendary entertainers provide a fascinating first hand account of what it was like to launch the new medium of television
Anything goes by Robert Lewis( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a transatlantic voyage, two Broadway luminaries are on the lookout for a talented leading lady to star in their new show. Features an oceanful of tunes by Cole Porter, Jimmy Van Heusen, and Sammy Cahn
Call me madam by Walter Lang( Visual )

7 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sally Adams has made it her business to know everyone worth knowing in Washington, D.C., and her penchant for parties pays off when she's appointed U.S. Ambassador to Lichtenburg. Once she is installed in her new position, shes falls in love with the sauve Foreign Minister Cosmo Constantine, while Princess Maria has her head turned by Sally's press attaché, Kenneth
Gene Kelly : anatomy of a dancer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and career of Gene Kelly who revolutionized musical and movie dancing, making it accessible for all people. Uses extended film clips, interviews with colleagues and critics and filmed interview segments from 1976 with Kelly
Beau Geste by William A Wellman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three brothers join the French Foreign Legion to escape a dark past. But their troubles are quickly forgotten as their courage, duty and devotion is put to the test when they are forced to fight against all odds
The Gary Cooper collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
Alice in Wonderland by Florida Friebus( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the elaborate Broadway revival of the 1932 Eva Le Gallienne/Florida Friebus production comes a whimsical retelling of the Lewis Carroll classic
That funny feeling( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young and pretty maid-for-hire meets and begins dating wealthy New York City businessman Tom Milford. Embarrassed about taking him home to her tiny apartment, Joan brings Tom to a swanky apartment she cleans not knowing it is really his place. Tom carries on the deception until Joan discovers who he really is and sets out to exact sweet feminine revenge in this madcap comedy of mistaken identity
Francis( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bewildered soldier befriends an old army mule, who happens to talk! Second Lieutenant Peter Stirling repeatedly finds himself in a mental hospital after he tries to explain to his unbelieving superior officers that a talking animal rescued him from behind enemy lines. When his four-legged friend appears with plans of heroic action, the U.S. Army faces one of its biggest, and most stubborn, challenges. Bonus material included
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain: Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are the darlings of the silent silver screen. Offscreen, Don is aided by his happy-go-lucky friend and piano accompanist, Cosmo Brown. Don tries to dodge Lina's romantic overtures. In the transition period from silent movies to talking pictures, Don happens to meet Kathy Selden while escaping from his fans and falls in love with her. The movie becomes a talking musical and Lina has a horrible voice. Cosmo and Don decides to dub her, using Kathy's voice instead. When the jealous Lina finds out, she doesn't want to share the credits with Kathy and tries to force the studio to use Kathy in the shadow to dub her in other productions. When Lina decides to talk and sing to the audience, the truth arises
The adventures of Francis the talking mule( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis the talking mule: A talking mule adopts a second lieutenant as his master in the Burmese jungle during World War II
Private Buckaroo by Edward Cline( Visual )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andrews Sisters, as well as Harry James and his orchestra get drafted and decide to put on a camp show for the soldiers
Singin' in the rain : original MGM soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's dancing!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and French and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents musical film sequences with over 50 famous dancers from film, ballet, and Broadway
Francis in the Navy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talking mule joins the Navy
Pirates of the golden age movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime with these four swashbuckling films
 
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Alternative Names
Donald O’Connor

Donald O’Connor US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Tänzer

Donald O'Conner

Donald O'Connor acteur américain

Donald O'Connor actor y bailarin estadounidense.

Donald O'Connor Amerikaans filmacteur

Donald O'Connor attore, ballerino e cantante statunitense

Donald O'Connor Một vũ công, ca sĩ, diễn viên người Mỹ

Donald O'Konor

O'Connor, Donald, 1925-

O'Connor, Donald David Dixon Ronald.

O'Connor, Donald David Dixon Ronald 1925-2003

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Доналд О'Конор

Доналд О'Конър

Дональд О'Коннор

О’Коннор, Дональд

דונלד או'קונור

דונלד או'קונור שחקן אמריקאי

دانالد اوکانر

دونالد أوكونور

دونالد اکانر بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

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