WorldCat Identities

Lahr, Bert 1895-1967

Overview
Works: 205 works in 522 publications in 7 languages and 14,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Bert Lahr
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

166 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 8,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Recording )

31 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas
Just around the corner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
Waiting for Godot : a tragicomedy by Samuel Beckett( Recording )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the side of a deserted country road, two tramps await the arrival of the mysterious Godot. The more they argue, question and complain, the more their predicament begins to resemble that of humanity looking for meaning in an absurd universe
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Cole Porter's musical comedy Anything goes by Cole Porter( Visual )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a luxurious ocean liner, a nightclub singer helps a fellow American woo an heiress who is returning home to marry a man she doesn't love. Looking to elude his boss, the American disguises himself as a gangster traveling with a minister, who is actually a gangster."--Container
The night they raided Minsky's by William Friedkin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1925 a beautiful young Amish woman leaves her strict family household and comes to New York City with the hope of becoming a dancer. There she becomes involved with a burlesque comic and by accident invents the strip tease
The wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack by Harold Arlen( Recording )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story & songs of the Wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack by Harold Arlen( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of L. Frank Baum's story The Wizard of Oz with songs "Over the rainbow" and "Follow the yellow brick road."
Two on the aisle : a Broadway production by Jule Styne( Recording )

2 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship ahoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leggy lead dancer on a cruise ship who is asked to transport a mine to Puerto Rico. Eager to aid the war effort, she agrees, but neither she nor her pulp-fiction author beau knows she's actually working for spies - who got the idea from one of his potboiler novels
Rose Marie by Rudolf Friml( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in German and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed largely on location in the Canadian Rockies, Rose Marie combines a charming tale of a tomboy becoming a lady with two love triangles, a murder mystery, settler-vs.-Indian strife and glorious music, including four of the original stage production's tunes: Rose Marie, The Indian Love Call, The Mounties and in a knockout production number staged by Busby Berkeley, Totem Tom Tom
Shirley Temple : little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen of the most popular films starring Shirley Temple in her child star years
The Wizard of Oz : the 75th anniversary anthology by Harold Arlen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great waltz by De wei fok de wei de wei fo zhu li ank zhu li an( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of composer Johann Strauss
Magicien d'Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

7 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in French and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
Cole Porter's Anything goes by Cole Porter( Recording )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television adaptations of Broadway musicals from the 50's
Shirley Temple little darling collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little colonel: A tiny Southerner inspires her mom and estranged grandfather to reconcile
You're the top by Ethel Merman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship ahoy by Burton Lane( Recording )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Wizard of Oz
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Bert Lahr acteur américain

Bert Lahr Amerikaans acteur

Bert Lahr attore statunitense

Bert Lahr US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Lahrheim Irving 1895-1967

Larheim, Irving 1895-1967

Берт Лар

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バート・ラー

伯特·拉爾

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The Wizard of OzCole Porter's musical comedy Anything goesThe story & songs of the Wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack