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McQueen, Butterfly

Overview
Works: 53 works in 108 publications in 2 languages and 4,753 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Music  War films  Epic films  Historical films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Butterfly McQueen
 
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Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )
28 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 3,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film about the old South during the Civil War period and an egotistic young woman who survives the war but loses the only man she ever loved
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventures of a boy and a runaway slave on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
Amazing Grace ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black pious church-going widow and grandmother takes over the political campaign of a neighbor running for mayor of Baltimore, transforming him from a white man's pawn into a serious challenger of Baltimore's blue-blood establishment
Killer diller ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a magician who does disappearing acts between stage performances of a variety program
The seven wishes of Joanna Peabody ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a contemporary fantasy based on G. Gray's book of the same title about a young girl living in an urban ghetto who has her wishes fulfilled by a fairy godmother who appears on the television. In the process of getting her wishes she learns that things work out better when she thinks of others rather than just of herself
Polly ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Polly chronicles the adventures of an orphan sent to Harrington, Alabama, to live with her aunt--a very wealthy and influential black woman in a small divided town. Aunt Polly is prim, proper and often cold toward her new charge. Despite many setbacks, Polly's 'gladness' game just might thaw the townsfolk and her aunt"--Container
The Athenian touch by Willard Straight( Recording )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lip by Tracey Moffatt( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is Hollywood's favorite role for black women: the maid. Sassy or sweet, snickeringly attentive or flippantly dismissive, the performers who play them steal every scene they are in, and this entertaining video collage reveals the narrow margin Hollywood has allowed black actresses to shine in. But shine they do. Giving lip is proven an art form in these scenes from 1930's cinema to present-day movies featuring a remarkable roster of undervalued actresses and their more celebrated white costars
The Seven wishes of a rich kid ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Story about a boy who has everything that he wants except friends. When Aunt Thelma appears on his tv and announces that he has won the Seven Wish Sweepstakes, he uses his wishes to try to make people like him. Everything goes wrong, until he learns that if he just has the courage to be himself, he won't need wishes to be happy
Jimmy Lunceford's second jubilee by Jimmy Lunceford( Recording )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wiz ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ken Harper presents "The Wiz," a new musical version of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," book by William F. Brown, music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls, starring Stu Gilliam, Tiger Haynes, Ted Ross, Clarice Taylor, Mabel King, Andre de Shields, Tasha Thomas, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Butterfly McQueen as the Queen of the Mice, also starring Stephanie Mills as Dorothy, setting designed by Tom H. John, costumes designed by Geoffrey Holder, lighting designed by Tharon Musser, orchestrations by Harold Wheeler, musical director Charles H. Coleman, dance arrangements by Timothy Graphenreed, sound designed by John C. Shearing, production stage manager Charles Blackwell, choreography and musical numbers staged by George Faison, directed by Gilbert Moses III
Cabin in the sky original motion picture soundtrack by Vernon Duke( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradise in Harlem ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The duke is tops: Ethel Andrews is a star of a traveling musical revue who is billed as The Bronze Venus. Promoter Duke Davis, believing that he is holding back her career prospects, tricks Ethel into leaving him so that she can be free to pursue stardom in New York. When Ethel fails in the big time, Duke returns to her in New York. The two decide to develop a new show using specialty acts to showcase Ethel's singing
Flame of Barbary Coast ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duke, a good-hearted rancher from Montana, finds himself competing with a slick casino owner when he falls in love with the beautiful singer who works at the gambling establishment
The Beulah show ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early example (1951) of African American stereotypes on television. In Dancing lessons, Beulah, the Henderson's maid, teachers their awkard young son how to dance. In the babysitter, Baulah persuades her boyfriend Bill to babysit for the boss
The front page ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Shady Grove Music Fair], Lee Guber and Shelly Gross for Music Fair Enterprises, Inc. present Robert Alda, Bert Convy, Paul Ford, Dody Goodman, Butterfly McQueen in "The Front Page," by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, also starring James Flavin, Charles White, Harold J. Kennedy with Andy Gerado, Ed Riley, Will Gregory, Patrick Desmond, Bob Larkin, Walter Flanagan, Helen Noyes, Ramon Burgin, Kay Tornborgh, Art Vasil and Arnold Stang, directed by Harold J. Kennedy
Three men on a horse : [Program ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Kaye Show ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Musical variety program, with music, songs, and comedy (various sketches) with comedian Danny Kaye. Kaye sings The cannonball and McNamara's Band. He also performs a musical parody of Julius Caesar. Orson Welles joins the regular cast in a Wife of O'Reilly sketch, based on a long-running Kaye joke. Guests on this program include Orson Welles and Georgia Gibbs. Sponsored by Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer
[Comedy skit] ( Recording )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Queen Butterfly 1911-1995
MacQueen Butterfly 1911-1995
MacQueen, Thelma 1911-1995
Mc Queen Butterfly 1911-1995
McQueen, Thelma
McQueen, Thelma 1911-1995
Languages
English (80)
Chinese (1)
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