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Drake, Tom 1918-1982

Overview
Works: 94 works in 174 publications in 3 languages and 4,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Comedy films  Christmas films  Musical films  Musical settings  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Illustrator, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Drake
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
Broadway's lost treasures III the best of the Tony Awards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1968 and 2002
Words and music by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the brilliant but glitchy Lorenz Hart who is disappointed in love by singer Peggy McNeil. He never gets over it and falls apart. Richard Rogers and his wife Dorothy look on in dismay
Courage of Lassie by Fred M Wilcox ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill, a pup who's been separated from his mother, is adopted by a young girl. A car accident parts the two of them and Bill becomes a part of a WWII K-9 unit
A Christmas wish ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
The great Rupert ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
Warlock by Oakley M Hall ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sheriff is brought in to clean up the crime-ridden town of Warlock
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lassie come home: A collie braves storms, hunger, and peril to return to her young master. Son of Lassie: On a bombing run over enemy-occupied Norway, a bomber crewman and his devoted dog, Lassie's son Laddie, parachute from their damaged aircraft into a series of wartime adventures. Courage of Lassie: Lassie is in the Army now. Follows the canine's new adventures form his wilderness puppyhood and wartime battlefield service to postwar stress and a moving family reunion. Hills of home: A Scottish doctor rescues Lassie from a cruel master but nearly regrets his deed when he finds the dog has a phobia of water
Hills of home ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Scottish country doctor is tempted to dispose of the nervous, fearful dog he is given in payment for his services, but his patience and the dog's intelligence soon make them inseperable partners
Two girls and a sailor by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A singing-dancing sister act is helped by a mysterious "somebody" who buys them an empty warehouse, where they can open up an ideal canteen to entertain the servicemen
I'll be yours ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1947 and 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise Ginglebusher leaves her small hometown in search of work in the Big Apple. With the help of her friend George, she crashes a ritzy society party and attracts the attention of an amorous, older millionaire. In order to discourage his advances, Louise fibs that she is married to a struggling lawyer, but the white lie backfires when romantic sparks really start to fly between the young couple
Raintree County by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman, who believes that she is the daughter of an adulterous affair between her father and a mulatto slave, is married to an idealistic young man in this drama set in the Civil War era South. With the war as background, the two young people must solve their problems and find a true meaning and purpose in their lives. Includes overture and original theatrical trailer
Holiday family classics 39 features and shorts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 20th Century-Fox hour: The Miracle on 34th Street. A Macy's Department Store Santa, who insists he is the real Kris Kringle, teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith, and the value of imagination
Cass Timberlane ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virginia Marshland is a vivacious young woman from the wrong side of the tracks, whose rebellious ways fascinate small town widowed judge Cass Timberlane. He's lonely enough to believe that his stuffy friends will accept her, and their marriage. But Virginia is too spirited by play the part of a dutiful society wife for long, and soon becomes tempted by a friend of Timberlane's, a man about town who seems to offer the sophistication and adventure she craves
Words and music original MGM soundtrack by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Easter parade: Don Hewes and Nadine Hale are a dancing team, but on the day before Easter she refuses to sign a new contract with him. So he takes the next dancer he meets, Hannah Brown, as a new partner. He vows to make Hannah a success before the next Easter parade. After a while Don and Hannah are so successful that Florence Ziegfeld is interested in them. With Nadine dancing for the Follies, Don declines to dance for the Ziegfeld's. Don falls in love with Hannah, but feels he has to keep it strictly business
The green years ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moving story of a boy's difficult growth to manhood. When young Robert Shannon is orphaned, he leaves his home in Ireland and travels to Scotland, home of his maternal grandparents. Growing up in the home of his stern grandfather is made bearable by his great-grandfather, loving grandmother and kind aunt and uncle. After a rocky adjustment to his new school, Robbie is befriended by Gavin and Allison, whom he grows to love
Double feature 2 entertaining great detective classics: The great Rupert ; Something to sing about ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forgotten noir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
FBI Girl: "A state governor hires Raymond Burr to steal a file from the FBI that has fingerprint evidence proving he [the governor] previously was a wanted criminal. A clerk in the FBI office is killed, and agent Cesar Romero is hot on the case."
 
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Alternative Names
Alden Richard 1918-1982
Alderdice, Alfred 1918-1982 Wirklicher Name
Alderdice, Alfred Sinclair, 1918-1982
Alderdyce, Alfred, 1918-1982
Languages
English (92)
French (4)
German (1)
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