WorldCat Identities

Silvers, Phil 1911-1985

Works: 419 works in 710 publications in 3 languages and 10,647 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Road films  History  Historical films  Television comedies  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Lyricist, Author, Composer, Costume designer, Recipient, Conductor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Phil Silvers
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

48 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conniving slave attempts to help his master's son win the love of the girl-next-door
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( Visual )

17 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl
Summer stock by Charles Walters( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home-spun farm folks get mixed up with fast-talking city slickers
Sid and Marty Krofft's Les poupées de Paris : a new musical revue by Jimmy Van Heusen( )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strongest man in the world( Visual )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medfield College science major Dexter Riley and his classmates have been working on a new vitamin compound, when a lab accident creates a supercharged mix that ends up in Dexter's cereal box! After breakfast the next morning, Dexter is transformed, possessing superhuman strength that levels lampposts and destroys doorknobs. The powerful formula comes to the attention of the college dean and two rival cereal companies, touching off a hilarious chain of events
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
Roxie Hart( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
The boatniks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man the laughboats for a madcap cruise with an accident-prone Coast Guard ensign who has enough trouble keeping his own head above water without worrying about sea-going jewel thieves
A lady takes a chance by William A Seiter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New Yorker Molly Trousdale sets out on a cross-country bus tour she meets rodeo competitor Duke Hutkins, who assumes, wrongly, that she will be another easy, passing conquest
Lucky me by Jack Donohue( Visual )

11 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Candy, Hap, Duke, and Flo are four small-time performers who find themselves stranded in Miami. Forced to take domestic jobs in a fancy hotel, the foursomes's spirits are lifted when songwriter Dick checks in. On the verge of writing a big-time Broadway show, Dick invites the four entertainers to participate. The hitch: In order to bankroll the show, Dick must woo and win the daughter of a Texas oil magnate-- and Candy has fallen in love with Dick."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
Something for the boys( Visual )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and French and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hart cousins - Blossom, Harry, and Chiquita - inherit Southern plantation Magnolia Manor, which proves to be a 'termite trap' and tax liability. They decide to turn the place into a hotel for army wives and put on a show to pay bills
40 pounds of trouble( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from his greedy ex-wife in California, Lake Tahoe hotel/casino manager Steve McClusky has had enough of women. His sabbatical is sabotaged when he is ordered to chaperone the venue's new headliner and inherits a five-year-old abandoned by her debt-ridden father
Sgt. Bilko, the Phil Silvers show( Visual )

11 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 34 episodes of the first season of one of early television's first mega-hits. Phil Silvers stars as Master Sergeant Ernest G. Bilko, the fast-talking head of the motor pool at Fort Baxter in Roseville, Kansas
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winding desert highway, eight vacation-bound motorists share an experience that alters their plans, and their lives! After a mysterious stranger divulges the location of a stolen fortune, they each speed off in a mind-bending, car-bashing race for the loot, and the most sidesplitting laugh fest in history
Bob Hope : the ultimate collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In celebration of Bob's birthday (May 29th, 1903) this special collector's edition features rare vintage clips, outtakes, and a long list of guests from five decades. Includes his first radio appearance in 1935, movie shorts from the 1930s, and an excerpt from "Memories of World War II."
The Phil Silvers show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sgt. Bilko is a schemer, swindler and an absolute laugh. Bilko runs a profiteering platoon in the Army and every money making scheme that he thinks he can pull off. Midnight cruises on landing craft, tank rides, poker games, and an interesting deal with local service stations for spare parts for jeep tires
Do re mi : original cast recording by Jule Styne( Recording )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy and her guests Phil Silvers and Robert Goulet( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Judy, Robert Goulet and Phil Silvers at their entertaining best for song, dance, and brilliant comedy!
The best of the Dean Martin variety show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage from the Dean Martin Show, broadcast 1965-1974
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.11 for The best o ... to 0.99 for Phil Silve ...)

Summer stock
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad worldCover girlSummer stockThe cheap detectiveLucky me40 pounds of troubleBilko behind the scenes with Phil Silvers
Alternative Names
Phil Silvers acteur américain

Phil Silvers actor american

Phil Silvers actor estadounidense

Phil Silvers actor estatunidenc

Phil Silvers Amerikaans acteur (1911-1985)

Phil Silvers amerikansk skådespelare

Phil Silvers amerikansk skodespelar

Phil Silvers amerikansk skuespiller

Phil Silvers attore e cantante statunitense

Phil Silvers dramatan Lamerikänik

Phil Silvers pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Phil Silvers US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Phil Silvers Usana aktoro

Phil Silvers usona aktoro

Phil Silvers yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Silver Philip 1911-1985

Silvers, Phil 1911-1985

Silvers, Philip 1911-1985

Silversmith Philip

Silversmith Philip 1911-1985

Фил Силверс

Філ Сільверс

פיל סילברס שחקן אמריקאי

فيل سيلفيرز ممثل أمريكي

فیل سیلورز بازیگر آمریکایی