WorldCat Identities

Walburn, Raymond 1887-1969

Overview
Works: 94 works in 218 publications in 2 languages and 3,910 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Screwball comedy films  Musical films  Original cast recordings  Biographical films  Political films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Raymond Walburn
 
Most widely held works by Raymond Walburn
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( Visual )

28 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
Christmas in July by Preston Sturges( Visual )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2019 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hope springs eternal when an office clerk (Dick Powell) mistakenly believes he's won a coffee slogan challenge and spends the 'prize money.'"
Hail the conquering hero by Preston Sturges( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award-winning writer and director Preston Sturges (Sullivan's Travels) delivers a hilarious satire on the American penchant for hero worship in Hail the Conquering Hero. Born on the day his father died a hero in WWI, Woodrow Truesmith (Eddie Bracken) enlists proudly when WWII begins. Although anxious to serve his country, Woodrow is quickly discharged because of his chronic hay fever. Ashamed to return, the "conquering hero" manages to dupe his girlfriend, friends and entire hometown by having his buddies forward his letters from the "Pacific." Nominated for a Best Original Screenplay Academy Award, this quick-witted comedy classic showcases the talents of Preston Sturges at his best
A funny thing happened on the way to the forum : original Broadway cast by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preston Sturges : the filmmaker collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealthy heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't take it with you: A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
Born to dance by Prod Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleanor Powell and James Stewart star in this legendary musical about a sailor on leave in New York who falls for a struggling dancer
Frank Capra's Mr. Deeds goes to town( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Cooper and Jean Arthur star in this lighthearted, poignant comedy about small-town, "pixilated" poet Longfellow Deeds who inherits $20 milion from his uncle and is promptly declared insane by petty moochers, relatives, conniving lawyers and big execs who all want a piece of the pie
Born to dance ; Lady be good( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady be good: Powell plays a friend and matchmaker to two struggling songwriters (adapted from container)
A funny thing happened on the way to the forum by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sin of Harold Diddlebock by Preston Sturges( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to The freshman, Harold Diddlebock, former football star, slaves for twenty years in the bookkeeping department of an advertising agency and is fired. After recklessly placing a large bet and winning at the race track, he buys a circus and embarks on a series of adventures with his new pet, Jackie the lion
Broadway melody of 1938( Visual )

3 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her way to the top, a girl who dreams of "making it big" on Broadway, has two memorable encounters-- a racehorse named Stargazer whose winning ways could help to make her dream come true and with a romantic and dashing Broadway producer-composer who makes it all happen
Third finger, left hand( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Third finger, left hand. That's where unmarried fashion-magazine editor Margot Sherwood Merrick parks a wedding ring, hoping to deter male colleagues who have more than business on their minds. Then a smitten artist learns Margot's secret and begins a charade of his own by passing himself off as her beloved hubby."--Container
Eternally Yours( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jet-setting magician marries his assistant, but she eventually divorces him, longing for a quieter life. He uses all of his wiles to try to win her back, even after she remarries someone else
Broadway Bill by Frank Capra( Visual )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Brooks leaves his dull job to enter his horse, Broadway Bill, in the Imperial Derby. They win the race but the horse dies. Dan buys two new horses and finds new life and a new romance
Hail the conquering hero( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to face his home-town folks who think he's gone off to war, Woodrow Layfayette Pershing Truesmith takes a shipyard job and has his friends help him keep up the deception
Excuse my dust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's nothing more volatile than an idea in small-town 1895 America, especially for eager inventor Joe Belden. He's making a horseless carriage that runs on an explosive cleaning fluid called gasoline, a 'gas-o-mobile'. Why, it's enough to make John Q. Citizen flip his straw boater!
Golden girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life of musical-comedy star Lotta Crabtree inspired this story of a Civil War-era entertainer who finds romance with a Confederate spy."--Container
Key to the city( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayor Steve Fisk and Mayor Clarissa Standish first meet at a national mayors' convention in San Francisco. The prim and proper Clarissa has a very definite agenda and it's all business. Steve, a former longshoreman, wants a little fun along with his mayoral chores. But when they're both arrested in a nightclub brawl, they soon discover the political consequences of their newfound notoriety. Fortunately, Cupid softens the blow, but while the surprised lovers dream of a blissful future, the political pot is about to boil over
Christmas in July( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dick Powell stars as a go-getter clerk in a coffee company who's fooled into thinking he's won a $25,000 prize for inventing a sales slogan. When some practical jokers send him a congratulatory telegram, he and his girlfriend (Drew) go on a huge Christmas shopping spree even though it is the middle of July
 
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Alternative Names
Raymond Walburn acteur américain

Raymond Walburn aisteoir

Raymond Walburn Amerikaans acteur (1887-1969)

Raymond Walburn amerikansk skådespelare

Raymond Walburn amerikansk skodespelar

Raymond Walburn amerikansk skuespiller

Raymond Walburn attore statunitense

Raymond Walburn US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Walburn, Ray 1887-1969

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Languages
English (109)

German (1)