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All American News (Firm)

Works: 4 works in 9 publications in 1 language and 51 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Race films  Music  Comedy films  History 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by All American News (Firm)
Boarding house blues( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An "evil" landlord threatens to evict "Moms" and her tenants from their boardinghouse because she can't pay the rent. Since the tenants are mostly entertainers they decide to put on a show to raise the money
Rare black short subjects : the negro in industry, sports & entertainment( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Programs and newsreel footage produced in the 1940's highlighting the accomplishments of African Americans, particularly in industry, sports and entertainment. Includes advertisements by Chesterfield cigarettes to promote Black pride
Hi-de-ho ; The devil's daughter ; Beware ; Reet, petite & gone by Cab Calloway( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hi de ho: Big band sensation Cab Calloway (as himself) becomes the interest of two women's desires: his steady girlfriend, Minnie, and his manager, Nettie. Jealous of Nettie's maneuvers, Minnie approaches gangster Boss Mason for help in persuading Cab to perform at Mason's rival nightclub. Violence results when Cab refuses
Killer diller( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a magician who does disappearing acts between stage performances of a variety program. With Dusty Fletcher, King Cole Trio, the Clark Brothers, Jackie "Moms" Mabley, Andy Kirk and his orchestra
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.37 for Boarding h ... to 0.54 for Rare black ...)