WorldCat Identities

Harrison, Rex

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,551 publications in 8 languages and 30,240 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Historical films  Biography  History  Biographical films  Animal films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Speaker, Costume designer, Collector, Host, Recipient, Narrator, Vocalist
Classifications: PN1997,
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Most widely held works about Rex Harrison
 
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Most widely held works by Rex Harrison
My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

237 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney waif is transformed by Professor Henry Higgins into an elegant lady
My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

130 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how a British diction teacher takes a young cockney flower seller and turns her into a lady by changing her speech
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

161 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the life of Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt from her ascension to the throne through her struggle for power and her loves and entanglements with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( Visual )

54 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Doctor Dolittle, who learns how to communicate with animals
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

53 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pope Julius II commissions Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the artist initially refuses. Virtually forced to do the job by Julius, he later destroys his own work and flees Rome. Eventually resumed, the project becomes a battle of wills fueled by artistic and temperamental differences
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

50 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century a young widow and her daughter move into a cottage on the English coast. Soon she learns that the cottage is haunted by the ghost of its former owner, a sea captain. When he finds he can't scare her away, they soon fall into a most unlikely love affair!
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Recording )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
Night train to Munich( Visual )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes viewers on a World War II era journey from Prague to England to the Swiss Alps, as Nazis pursue a Czech scientist and his daughter who are being aided by a debonair British undercover agent
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara( Visual )

31 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the daughter of an armaments millionaire who joins the Salvation Army but later joins her new husband in his business when she realizes that his factory will enable her to save more souls than her charity work. The factory also will serve as an avenue for more money for the Salvation Army
My fair lady original soundtrack recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...Among the most lovely of soundtracks..."--Entertainment Weekly
Unfaithfully yours( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous world-famous symphony conductor entertains elaborate thoughts of vengeance over his wife's supposed infidelities, set to three separate orchestral works
Noel Coward's Blithe spirit by David Lean( Visual )

53 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands
Anna and the King of Siam( Visual )

19 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the King of Siam and the strong-willed English widow who teaches him how to live in a modern world, while educating the king's harem and children
The Anton Chekhov collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
The kingfisher( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desiring female companionship and feeling that this is his last chance to live life to the fullest, Sir Cecil Warburton is determined to woo and marry Evelyn, the woman he let get away 50 years ago
Ultimate Broadway( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 40 Broadway musical songs that span from 1943 to 1996
Doctor Dolittle original picture soundtrack by Leslie Bricusse( Recording )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The yellow Rolls-Royce by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and German and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion, intrigue, adventure, love-- everything happens in the yellow Rolls-Royce, a luxury automobile that ties together three stories as it passes from owner to owner. In the first, an aristocrat with a penchant for the racetrack discovers his wife has a penchant for backseat amour. Then a moll takes a spin down lover's lane in the Rolls while her mobster boyfriend is busy rubbing out the competition. Finally, an imperious widow purchases the car and drives straight into danger as she helps an anti-fascist escape the Nazis
Midnight lace by David Miller.( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a newly wed heiress, Doris is slowly being driven mad by life-threatening phone calls and near-fatal accidents
Unfaithfully yours by Preston Sturges( Visual )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rex Harrison is a famous conductor blessed with both a brilliant career and a beautiful young wife, Linda Darnell. But his blessings turn to curses when his jealous spying on his wife leads him to believe she's having an affair with his handsome young secretary."--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Night train to Munich
Alternative Names
Carey, Reginald, 1908-1990

Harrison, Reginald Carey.

Harrison Reginald Carey 1908-1990

Harrison, Rex

Harrison, Rex 1908-1990 Sir

Harrison, Rex, Sir 1908-1990

Reks Harison

Rex Harrison acteur britannique

Rex Harrison aktor brytyjski

Rex Harrison attore inglese

Rex Harrison britischer Schauspieler

Rex Harrison Brits acteur

Rex Harrison Britse akteur

Ρεξ Χάρισον

Рекс Гаррісон

Рекс Харисон

Рекс Харисън

Рекс Харрисон английский актёр

Рэкс Харысан

רקס הריסון

ريكس هاريسون

رکس هاریسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

ರೆಕ್ಸ್ ಹ್ಯಾರಿಸನ್

เรกซ์ แฮร์ริสัน

რექს ჰარისონი

렉스 해리슨

レックス・ハリソン

雷克斯·哈里遜

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Much ado about nothingNight train to MunichBernard Shaw's Major BarbaraUnfaithfully yoursThe yellow Rolls-RoyceUnfaithfully yoursThe incomparable Rex : a memoir of Rex Harrison in the 1980s