WorldCat Identities

Faye, Alice 1915-1998

Overview
Works: 384 works in 618 publications in 2 languages and 9,362 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Musicals  Music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Speaker, Composer, Costume designer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Alexander's ragtime band ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married
Stowaway ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a little girl's missionary parents are killed by Chinese bandits, the child must fend for herself on the dangerous streets of Shanghai
State fair ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town family travels to the Iowa State Fair. The father is looking for a blue ribbon for his prize hog, Blue Boy, mom is looking for glory in her cooking, and the kids are looking for love. Lyrics and music by Oscar Hammerstein
Poor little rich girl ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and French and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Getting no attention from her show-biz star father, a litttle girl decides to run off and become part of a singing/dancing act
In old Chicago ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and French and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story centers on the O'Leary family, whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in 19th century Chicago. After Dion helps Jack get elected mayor, they lock horns over Chicago's slums. The whole town takes sides and then old Chicago is wiped out by the fire of 1871
The gang's all here by Busby Berkeley ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and French and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young showgirl falls for a playboy soldier the night before his leave. When he comes back and is given a medal, he finds that she's singing at the celebration his family has arranged, and she finds that he gave her an assumed name and is engaged
Fallen angel ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"June Mills and her sister Clara live a quiet life in a small coastal town until Eric Stanton, a smooth-talking con man, comes into their lives. He seems to fall hard for June, but Clara believes he's interested only in the family fortune. Meanwhile, sultry waitress Stella catches Stanton's fancy and thinks he might be her ticket out of town. The local cop knows more than he's telling about his fellow citizens and their tangled relationships, which draw even tighter after a shocking murder"--Container
Growing older, staying young by Alice Faye ( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Week-end in Havana ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a cruise ship runs aground, an ocean liner executive is forced to offer a winsome passenger a free trip to Havana in this colorful, zesty musical
That night in Rio ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Don Ameche and Alice Faye pair up as husband and wife, Baron and Baroness Duarte, and head to South America in this musical classic. In order to avoid some financial problems, the Baron switches places with impersonator Larry Martin "Direto da Broadway" (also Ameche). When Martin's affections for the Baroness are too kind and romantic, both the Baroness and Martin's girlfriend Carmen realize their men are up to something."--Container
Rose of Washington Square ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose Sargent dreams of being a star but can only find work singing in dive bars and speakeasies. When she meets the handsome charmer Bart Clinton the two instantly fall in love. But he's a gambler and a con artist who seems to always wiggle his way in and out of trouble. While singing at her friend Ted Cotter's party. Rose is discovered by a top agent and her life and career take off towards stardom. Rose quickly realizes she must choose which life and love she wants more
On the avenue ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Gary Blake's new show starring Mona Merrick premieres, it angers socialite Mimi Carraway. But Mimi's bitterness turns to affection when she falls for Gary."--Container
Lillian Russell ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of American actress and singer Lillian Russell, from her discovery in 1890 by band leader Tony Pastor until her retirement in 1912, when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore
Hello, Frisco, hello ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talented singer is abandoned by her ambitious saloon-owner beau for a heartless socialite. After becoming a huge star in England, she returns when his marriage crumbles, hoping that he still loves her
Four Jills in a Jeep ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true-life adventures of the first female performers to join the U.S.O., Kay Francis, Carole Landis, Martha Raye and Mitzi Mayfair play themselves in the film adaptation of Carole Landis's novel by the same name
Phil Harris - Alice Faye show Duffy's Tavern ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four classic comedy shows as originally broadcast on NBC, complete with commercials for Rexall Drug Stores
State fair 1945 ; State fair : 1962 : original motion picture soundtracks by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hollywood cavalcade ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly Adair is a toiling stage actress in New York City. She aspires to make it big in the fledgling motion picture business. As the years pass, Molly's star continues to rise. Hollywood director Michael Linnet Connors discovers Molly and takes her from a Broadway understudy to a 1913 Hollywood star. She marries her co-star thinking Connors is not in love with her. Connors fires both of them, damaging his career
Irving Berlin's On the avenue ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Actress Mona Merrick infuriates an heiress by portraying her in a hit satire. When the show's producer begins an affair with the heiress, jealous Mona makes her performance even more scathing
The great American broadcast ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After WWI two men go into radio. Failure leads the wife of one to borrow money from another; she goes on, after separation, to stardom. A coast-to-coast radio program is set up to bring everyone back together
 
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Alternative Names
Fay, Alice, 1915-1998
Harris, Alice, 1915-1998
Leppert, Alice, 1915-1998
Leppert, Alice 1915-1998 Wirklicher Name
Leppert, Alice Jeane
Leppert, Alice Jeanne, 1915-1998
Languages
English (174)
French (5)
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