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Burns, George 1896-1996

Overview
Works: 949 works in 1,681 publications in 4 languages and 31,309 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Musical films  Humor  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Interviewee, Commentator, Lyricist, Speaker
Classifications: PN2287.B87, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George Burns
 
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Dr. Burns' prescription for happiness by George Burns( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Chinese and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Renowned actor-comedian offers personal observations, stories, anecdotes, and advice about dealing with life's ups and downs and increasing one's happiness and well-being through good will and laughter
How to live to be 100--or more : the ultimate diet, sex, and exercise book by George Burns( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The noted comedian shares his tips on longevity and includes provocative anecdotes about his personal life, friends, career, and Gracie
Dear George : advice & answers from America's leading expert on everything from A to B by George Burns( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Oh, God!"( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Landers, (John Denver) a supermarket assistant manager and a good yet non-religious person, suddenly finds a note in the mail one day that grants him an "interveiw" with God. Thinking it to be a hoax he tosses it away, but when it keeps reappearing he finally gives in. Skeptical at first, he ends up carrying His personal message - that the world can work with what God's given us
Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys by Herbert Ross( Visual )

24 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man tries to reunite two retired vaudeville comedians, who had audiences rolling in the aisles with their comedy antics -- but offstage, they spent 43 years in constant mutual irritation
The aristocats by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the heart of Paris, a kind and eccentric millionairess wills her entire estate to Duchess, her high-society cat. Duchess has three little kittens. A greedy, bumbling butler pulls off the ultimate catnap caper. Now it's up to the rough-and-tumble alley cat, Thomas O'Malley, and his band of swingin' jazz cats to save the day
The George Burns and Gracie Allen show by George Burns( Visual )

53 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes from the television comedy series featuring the dramatised home life of comedian George Burns, his wife Gracie Allen, and their friends and neighbors
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bank dick: "W.C. Fields is Egbert Souse, a lowly bank guard who divides his time between the Black Pussy Cat Cafe and his dreaded family. His humdrum life changes when fate leads him to heroism, Hollywood and the good life. Packed with classic routines, including a wacky cops and robbers chase"--Container
Burns and Allen by George Burns( Recording )

87 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the Burns and Allen radio program
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring Peter Frampton and The Bee Gees along with Steve Martin, George Burns, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Billy Preston and Earth, Wind and Fire performing almost two dozen incredible Beatles covers, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is a landmark of pop culture and an all-star musical spectacular for fans of all ages
A damsel in distress by George Stevens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song, dance, and comedy accompany a tale of love between an upperclass English woman and a visiting American. Contains George Gershwin's last completed score
I love her, that's why! An autobiography by George Burns( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Burns and Allen
Oh, God! Book II( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God announces his presence by tucking a note inside a fortune cookie. An 11 year old girl, heeds His summons and writes Him an advertising slogan
Going in style( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three senior citizens who are bored with their lives decide to rob a bank. If they get away with it they have the money, and if they get caught they wonder what the police will do to three old men
The Lucy show by Lucille Ball( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The series follows the antics of Lucy and her friends through one crazy situation after another
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
College swing( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College swing: a tune-filled spoof of small-town college
Old-time radio( Recording )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve radio episodes, digitally restored and remastered from recordings of comedy shows originally broadcast between 1942 and 1952, when radio was at its peak
International house( Visual )

6 editions published between 1933 and 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany scientist in China invents a radio you can see : television. Every country wants to buy the rights, so characters from around the world converge on China and collide into a free-wheeling double-dealing variety show
Gracie : a love story by George Burns( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Alternative Names
Bimbaum, Naftaly 1896-1996

Birnbaum, Nathan 1896-1996

Birnbaum Nathan 1896-1996 acteur

Brinbaum, Nathan

Džordž Berns

George Burns acteur américain

George Burns aktor amerykański

George Burns Amerikaans acteur

George Burns comico e attore statunitense

George Burns US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Джордж Бёрнс американский актёр, комик

Джордж Бърнс

Џорџ Бернс

ג'ורג' ברנס

ג'ורג' ברנס שחקן אמריקאי

جورج برنز

조지 번스

ジョージ・バーンズ

バーンズ, ジョージ

乔治·伯恩斯

巴瑞·波斯威克

Languages
English (413)

Chinese (3)

Spanish (3)

French (1)

Covers
Neil Simon's The Sunshine BoysBurns and AllenSgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandA damsel in distressCarole Lombard : the glamour collectionOld-time radioInternational houseGracie : a love story