WorldCat Identities

Chaplin, Saul 1912-1997

Works: 594 works in 985 publications in 3 languages and 10,357 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Romance films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Musicals  Filmed dance  Original cast recordings  Jazz vocals 
Roles: msd, Producer, Arranger, Conductor, Composer, Author, Lyricist, Musician, Translator, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Saul Chaplin
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
High society by Charles Walters( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sophisticated musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
That's entertainment by Fred Astaire( Visual )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire host this all-singing, all-dancing follow up to That's entertainment!, showing up more of what made the Golden Era of MGM moviemaking
John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman by John Coltrane( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star! by Robert Wise( Visual )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and German and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gertrude Lawrence was a musical comedy star who started out as an ambitious bit actress and moved her way up to being the toast of London and Broadway. Her success is offset by a stormy private life, which is given some additional ballast when she falls in love with an American financier. Gertrude was temperamental, sarcastic, profane and at times, self-destructive
The Jolson story by Larry Parks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film traces the meteoric singing/performing career of Asa Yoelson, a talented cantor's son determined to make it big in the "biz". After changing his name to Al Jolson, he captivated audiences everywhere with his minstrel and jazz performances
Pure Ella by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M-G-M's Kiss me Kate : original motion picture soundtrack by Cole Porter( )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella Fitzgerald : 75th birthday celebration by Ella Fitzgerald( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers: Adam is the eldest of seven brothers who goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home where she discovers he has six brothers - all living in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Adam reads about the Roman capture of the Sabine women and develops an inspired solution to his brothers' loneliness
Kiss me, Kate : original Broadway cast recording by Cole Porter( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inlay booklet contains cast, ensemble, musicians and production credits; and sundry catalogue advertisements
The quintessential Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stomp it off by Jimmie Lunceford( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anniversary song by Al Jolson( )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
The essential Jo Jones by Jo Jones( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20th Century Fox studio classics : 75 years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna and the King of Siam: Anna and her son travel to the exotic kingdom of Siam to educate the harem and children of the King. (1946)
Bei mir bist du schön : (means that you're grand) : featured in "Love, honor and behave" by Sholom Secunda( )

7 editions published in 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden age of movie musicals and me by Saul Chaplin( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The berry tree by Saul Chaplin( )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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An American in Paris
Alternative Names
Chaplin, S. 1912-1997

Chaplin, Sol 1912-1997

Kaplan, Saul

Kaplan, Saul 1912-1997

Kaplan, Saul Elias 1912-1997

Saul Chaplin Amerikaans componist (1912-1997)

Saul Chaplin amerikansk komponist

Saul Chaplin amerikansk kompositör

Saul Chaplin compositeur américain

Saul Chaplin compositor estadounidense

Saul Chaplin compositore statunitense

Saul Chaplin US-amerikanischer Komponist und Texter von Filmmusik

Сол Чаплин

סול צ'פלין מלחין אמריקאי

سائول چاپلین آهنگساز آمریکایی




English (112)

Italian (1)

German (1)

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