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Cummings, Irving 1888-1959

Overview
Works: 169 works in 365 publications in 3 languages and 6,603 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Silent films  Biographical films  Short films 
Roles: Director, Editor, Actor, Author, Producer, Host, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Irving Cummings
 
Most widely held works by Irving Cummings
Curly top( Visual )

20 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Morgan, rich trustee of an orphanage, meets and is entranced with little Elizabeth and her older sister Mary. He adopts them and they come to adore Edward. Mary falls in love with Edward, and he has the same feelings; Elizabeth plays matchmaker
Little Miss Broadway( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan adopted by a kind hotel manager who rents rooms to down-on-their-luck entertainers lives happily enough until the owner of the hotel complains about the noise her showbiz friends make and threatens to close the hotel and send her back to the orphanage
Just around the corner( Visual )

16 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
Poor little rich girl( Visual )

21 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getting no attention from her show-biz star father, a litttle girl decides to run off and become part of a singing/dancing act
Down Argentine way( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical romance about Glenda, a rich New Yorker who collects fine horses and Ricardo, an Argentine rancher renowned for his prize jumpers. Their families have been feuding for years so they have to conduct a Romeo and Juliet romance
The saphead by Herbert Blaché( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Saphead] Bertie, the spoiled son of a powerful Wall Street financier, pursues his individuality in a series of comic misadventures. [The high sign] Buster becomes unwittingly involved in a radical secret society known as the Blinking Buzzards. [One week] Keaton and his bride inherit a do-it-by numbers pre-fab house, only somebody has mixed up the numbers
The Dolly Sisters( Visual )

11 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and French and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this fictionalized account of the singing and dancing duo from Hungary, the two sisters take to vaudeville in order to pay off their uncle's card debt
A little princess by Shirley Temple( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an exotic childhood spent in India, young Sara Crewe finds herself in New York, immured in Miss Minchin girls' school as her father sails off to World War I. When he is lost, a severe reversal of fortune ensues. Thanks to him, Sara knows that "All girls are princesses ... even if they wear rags or are not pretty or smart." Summoning all the qualities of a true princess, patrician and bereft Sara uses her creativity and sense of self-worth to spin magic dreams that sustain her during her time of trial
That night in Rio( Visual )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Don Ameche and Alice Faye pair up as husband and wife, Baron and Baroness Duarte, and head to South America in this musical classic. In order to avoid some financial problems, the Baron switches places with impersonator Larry Martin "Direto da Broadway" (also Ameche). When Martin's affections for the Baroness are too kind and romantic, both the Baroness and Martin's girlfriend Carmen realize their men are up to something."--Container
An entertainment for Elizabeth, being a most excellent princely maske of the seven motions or terpischore unchain'd by John Hollander( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In old Arizona( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happy-to-lucky bandit in old Arizona plays cat-and-mouse with the sheriff trying to catch him while he romances a local beauty
Lillian Russell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of American actress and singer Lillian Russell, from her discovery in 1890 by band leader Tony Pastor until her retirement in 1912, when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore
Poets & poems by Herbert Goldstone( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points of departure; a collection of short fiction by Herbert Goldstone( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Springtime in the Rockies( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular dance team splits up because he can't resist looking at other women. She finds another partner and starts a western tour, and her old partner shows up at Lake Louise with a butler and secretary in tow! That's when the misunderstandings (and the fun) begin
The story of Alexander Graham Bell( Visual )

7 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memorable story of Bell, the inventor, and the first telephone
Louisiana purchase( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louisiana Purchase is a fun and fierce look at the way politics and politicians sometimes spin out of control and into the headlines. Never say die: A misdiagnosis of a month to live sends Bob Hope into Martha Raye's arms
Hollywood cavalcade( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly Adair is a toiling stage actress in New York City. She aspires to make it big in the fledgling motion picture business. As the years pass, Molly's star continues to rise. Hollywood director Michael Linnet Connors discovers Molly and takes her from a Broadway understudy to a 1913 Hollywood star. She marries her co-star thinking Connors is not in love with her. Connors fires both of them, damaging his career
The Shirley Temple collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girls' dormitory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girls' Dormitory: a girl confesses her crush on a teacher and becomes the object of scandal and rumor. Cafe Metropole: after losing his inheritance, a man poses as a Russian count to pay off his debt to a cafe owner
 
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Alternative Names
Caminsky, Irving 1888-1959

Cummings, Irving

Irving Cummings acteur américain

Irving Cummings Amerikaans acteur (1888-1959)

Irving Cummings amerykański producent filmowy

Irving Cummings regista, attore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Irving Cummings US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Каммингс, Ирвинг

Ірвінг Каммінгс

אירווינג קאמינגס

اروینگ کامینگز بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

アーヴィング・カミングス

欧文·康明斯

Languages
English (160)

French (2)

Chinese (1)

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