WorldCat Identities

Nelson, Gene 1920-1996

Overview
Works: 219 works in 447 publications in 3 languages and 7,797 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Musicals  Romance films  Western films  Motion picture music  Comedy films  Excerpts  Television comedies 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Dancer, Author, Singer, Composer, Scenarist, Film editor
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Most widely held works by Gene Nelson
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

47 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young prairie woman is courted by a good-natured cowboy and a menacing hired hand
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Oklahoma Territory in the early 1900's, this joyous celebration of frontier life is a story of tender romance and dangerous passion. Gordon MacRae is Curly, a sunny, good-natured ranch hand, and Shirley Jones is Laurey Williams, the farmer's daughter he loves. Rod Steiger is the menacing hired hand, Jud, who tries to come between them
Lullaby of Broadway( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The steps of the studio set towered before her like a pyramid. All Doris Day had to do was dance up and down those steps while wearing a flowing gold lame dress. "You've got to be out of your minds," Day exclaimed in a voice heard across the soundstage. But dance and sing she did. Day plays a singer who arrives in New York never dreaming it will begin an alternately funny and heartfelt shot at stardom on the Great White Way
Star trek, the original series( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe
Harum scarum( Visual )

14 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous movie star, visiting a Middle Eastern country, becomes involved in the intrigue surrounding an attempted assassination and becomes romantically involved with a beautiful Arabian princess
Oklahoma! : original movie soundtrack recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kissin' cousins by Gene Nelson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his 15th film, the King plays dark-haired Air Force Lt. Josh Morgan and blond good ol' boy Jodie Tatum. On an assignment that's "like biting into a beehive," Josh wants to negotiate with the Tatums for military use of their Smoky Mountain homestead as a missile site. But Jodie is right wary of federal "revenooers" and of this lookalike who claims to be kin. Includes songs "Barefoot ballad," "[It's a] Long lonely highway," "Tender feeling," "Kissin' cousins," "Smokey Mountain boy" and others
Follies : original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The West Point story( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadway director Bix Bixby is down on his luck. Reluctantly, he is persuaded to go to West Point Military Academy to help the students put on a musical show. Bix takes Eve, his on-again, off-again assistant, with him to the Academy. His ulterior motive is to recruit student star Tom Fletcher for Harry Eberhart's new production. Then, Bixby finds that he himself must live as a cadet
Follies : original Broadway cast by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir classic collection double feature( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decoy: A drop-dead femme fatale revives her hunk from the dead because he knows where the $400,000 in loot is buried
Tea for two by David Butler( Visual )

7 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical comedy about a young woman who must say "no" to every question for 24 hours in order to win the $25,000 she needs to back a Broadway play she wants to star in
4 film favorites( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kissin' cousins: An Army officer returns to the Smoky Mountains and tries to convince his kinfolk to allow the Army to build a missile site on their land. Once he gets there, he discovers he has a lookalike cousin. Live a little, love a little: Greg Nolan meets Bernice, and loses both his job and his apartment. However, Bernice manages to get him a new apartment, but it is so expensive that he has to get two full-time jobs. Girl happy: A Chicago mobster hires a rock and roll singer and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Tickle me: lvis is a singing rodeo rider who drifts into an expensive dude ranch patronized by wealthy glamour girls. The owner, Vera Radford, hires Elvis as a stable man. Pretty physical fitness trainer Pam Merritt has a letter from her late grandfather directing her to a cache of gold in the ghost town of Silverado. The sheriff and his gang learn of the letter and plot to take it away from her
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I dream of Jeannie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situation comedy in which an astronaut inadvertently becomes the master of a beautiful genie and tries to hide her presence from his superiors at NASA
Your cheatin' heart : (the Hank Williams story)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank Williams is making a buck pitching a snake-oil cure-all to the gullible, capping his spiel by picking up his guitar and singing. In the crowd is The Drifting Cowboys, a group of touring country-western musicians who happen to be passing through. Say, Hank, would you like to join our group? Memphis-born George Hamilton is winningly natural as Williams in the musical biopic of the short-lived but forever influential 'Hillbilly Shakespeare'
Starlift( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red-white-and-blue fun abounds as Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, James Cagney, Gary Cooper, Virginia Mayo, Jane Wyman, Randolph Scott and others perform for - or just shoot the breeze with - starstruck flyboys in uniform
Harum scarum ; Speedway, The trouble with girls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trouble with girls (1969, 99 min.): Elvis stars as the white-suited impresario of a traveling 1927 tent show that brings its novelty acts, lectures and musical harmonies to Radford Center, Iowa
Oklahoma!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of young cowboys win the hearts of their sweethearts in the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the century. Despite the interference of an evil ranch hand and a roaming peddler
 
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Oklahoma!
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Lullaby of BroadwayKissin' cousinsTea for two4 film favoritesStarlift
Alternative Names
Berg, Gene.

Berg, Gene 1920-1996

Berg, Leander.

Berg, Leander 1920-1996

Gene Nelson Amerikaans filmregisseur (1920-1996)

Gene Nelson ballerino, attore e cantante statunitense

Gene Nelson ballerino attore e regista statunitense

Gene Nelson danseur et chorégraphe, acteur, chanteur et réalisateur de cinéma

Gene Nelson pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Gene Nelson US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Nelson, Eugene E.

Nelson, Eugene E. 1920-1996

Джин Нельсон

ג'ין נלסון

ג'ין נלסון שחקן אמריקאי

جين نيلسون

جین نلسون

ژن نلسون بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ジーン・ネルソン

Languages
English (152)

Spanish (3)

Italian (1)