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McCarey, Leo

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An affair to remember by Leo McCarey( Visual )

125 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay meet on an ocean liner and fall deeply in love. Though each is engaged to someone else, they plan to meet six months later at the Empire State Building if they still feel the same way about each other. But a tragic accident prevents their rendezvous and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn
Duck soup by Marx Brothers( Visual )

109 editions published between 1933 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Prime Minister Firefly of Freedonia, Groucho soon reduces the kingdom to shambles. Harpo and Chico are secret agents disguised as peanut vendors and Zeppo is Firefly's secretary
Going my way by Leo McCarey( Visual )

62 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father O'Malley is the new priest at the Church of St. Dominic in a working-class New York City neighborhood. He fails to make a good first impression with crusty old Father Fitzgibbon, who doesn't approve of O'Malley's golf playing, baseball game attending, or fishing. But O'Malley starts spiffing up the church and its neighborhood: dealing with the church mortgage, which is in arrears, and straightening out the street gangs by getting the boys to help him start a choir. Romantic matches are made; neighborhood busybodies are appeased. Many songs are joyfully sung, and O'Malley even arranges a big surprise for Fitzgibbon, who's homesick for Ireland
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

76 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-going Father O'Malley and iron-willed Sister Benedict find themselves in a subtle battle of wits over how the children should be trained at St. Mary's parochial school
The awful truth by Leo McCarey( Visual )

51 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A separated couple sabotages each other's love affairs while waiting for their divorce decree to become final
The Marx Brothers silver screen collection by Marx Brothers( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monkey business: While stowing away on a ship to America, the boys get involuntarily pressed into service as toughs for a pair of feuding gangsters
Make way for tomorrow( Visual )

23 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this "enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap"... "an elderly couple must move in with their adult children after the bank takes their home, yet end up separated and subject to their ofspring's selfish whims."--Container
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead
Love affair by Leo McCarey( Visual )

45 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two people, each engaged to someone else, meet aboard a ship and instantly fall in love."
Move over, darling( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who is ready to have his missing wife declared legally dead and remarry finds himself in a predicament when his first wife turns up after five years of being gone!
Ruggles of Red Gap by MCA Videocassette Inc( Visual )

18 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stuffy British butler, Marmaduke Ruggles, is traded in a poker game from an English Duke to a wealthy and rowdy American, Egbert Floud. Ruggles' new home is Red Gap, Washington, where he is introduced by Egbert as "Colonel" Ruggles. The town ladies are quite taken by the sophisticated servant in disguise as he enamors them with fictitious stories of battles gone by. Ruggles proves his newfound patriotism in one of the best scenes of the film, his recitation of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address in the Silver Dollar Saloon. The dream of freedom leads him to open his own restaurant, where one of his first customers is the Duke, who has come to reclaim his former servant
Love affair( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man and a woman who are to marry other people meet on a ship, flirt, part, and discover that they are in love
Rally 'round the flag, boys! by Paul Newman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Bannerman is a normal, if not unhappy, guy. His only problem is a wife too busy looking after the community to look after the bedroom. But his pent up troubles explode when a sultry and determined neighbor takes interest in their shared marital neglect. At the same time the Army decides to build a missile station in the town. Now, caught between his crusading wife and the temptress next door, Harry will have to get real busy real fast if he is to save the town from becoming Ground Zero and keep his marriage on track
The Charley Chase collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mum's the word: Charley poses as a butler for his newly remarried mother -- Long fliv the king: Having to marry within 24 hours or she won't become Queen, a Princess looks for any man who will say yes -- April fool: See what happens when you tell someone that they can't be tricked on April Fool's Day -- Mighty like a Moose: A couple with outrageous facial features transforms themselves so even they can't recognize each other -- Crazy like a fox: Two capitalists arrange a marriage between their children -- All wet: While driving to meet a train, Charley gets into some car trouble
The awful truth( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"IIn this Oscar-winning farce, Cary Grant (in the role that first defined the Cary Grant persona) and Irene Dunne exude charm, cunning, and artless affection as an urbane couple who, fed up with each other's infidelities, resolve to file for divorce. But try as they might to move on, the mischievous Jerry can't help meddling in Lucy's ill-matched engagement to a corn-fed Oklahoma businessman (Ralph Bellamy), and a mortified Lucy begins to realize that she may be saying goodbye to the only dance partner capable of following her lead. Directed by the versatile Leo McCarey, a master of improvisation and slapstick as well as a keen and sympathetic observer of human folly, The Awful Truth is a warm but unsparing comedy about two people whose flaws only make them more irresistable"--Container
The Cary Grant box set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His girl Friday: A newspaper editor and his ex-wife star reporter exchange verbal insults in his effort to keep her on the job by offering her a prison story scoop
Satan never sleeps( Visual )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. When the Red Army seizes the mission and inflicts a sinsiter hold over everyone else at the mission, the strength of the priest's faith and forgiveness are put to the ultimate test
Once upon a honeymoon by Leo McCarey( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light comedy adventure about a charming journalist who saves a naive American woman from the clutches of her vicious Nazi husband
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
His wooden wedding( Visual )

6 editions published in 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having worked in front and behind the cameras, Charley Chase became famous for starring in comedies populated with surreal misunderstandings originating from mundane situations. Known as the master of the comedy of embarrassment, Charlie Chase's nonchalant mannerisms, as well as his good looks, made him one of the most seductive silent-comedy heroes of the 20s
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The awful truth
Duck soupGoing my wayThe bells of St. Mary'sThe awful truthRuggles of Red GapThe Cary Grant box setOnce upon a honeymoon
Alternative Names
Leo McCarey

Leo McCarey americký režisér, producent a scénárista

Leo McCarey Amerikaans filmregisseur

Leo McCarey cinéaste américain

Leo McCarey director de cine estadounidense

Leo McCarey diretor de cinema, roteirista e produtor americano

Leo McCarey regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Leo McCarey US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Mac Carey Leo 1898-1969

MacCarey, Leo

MacCarey, Leo 1896-1969

MacCarey Leo 1898-1969

Mc Carey Leo 1898-1969

McCarey, Leo, 1898-1969

McCarey, Thomas Leo.

McCarey, Thomas Leo 1898-1969

Λίο ΜακΚάρεϊ

Леа Мак-Кэры

Лео Маккері

Лео Маккэри

Маккэри, Лео

Լեո Մակերի ամերիկացի կինոռեժիսոր

לאו מקארי

لئو مک‌کری کارگردان آمریکایی

লিও ম্যাকেরি

ლეო მაკ-კერი

리오 매케리 미국의 영화 감독, 각본가

맥케리, 레오 1898-1969

マッケリー, レオ