WorldCat Identities

Davies, Valentine 1905-1961

Overview
Works: 101 works in 330 publications in 7 languages and 12,044 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Musical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  War films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Director, Performer, fmd, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Valentine Davies
 
Most widely held works by Valentine Davies
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies( Book )

56 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of three people are changed by an old man who insists that he is Santa Claus
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies( Visual )

58 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 4,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Oscar-winning classic, a Macy's Department Store Santa who insists his name is Kris Kringle teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith and the value of imagination
The Glenn Miller story by Anthony Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tribute to Glenn Miller charts his rise from obscurity and poverty to fame and wealth in the early 1940s
The bridges at Toko-ri by Mark Robson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
The Benny Goodman story( Visual )

11 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Benny Goodman comes to life in this musical biography of the famed King of Swing. Featuring all the outstanding songs and instrumentals made famous by the immortal clarinetist, the story follows the innovative musician from his childhood in Chicago to his historic concert at Carnegie Hall in 1938
It happens every spring( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a mild-mannered chemistry professor in love with the daughter of a college president but earning a meagre salary that won't support the two. He invents a solution that repels any kind of wood and joins a major league baseball team to be able to afford to marry. Includes original trailer
On the Riviera( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Martin is an American entertainer working cabarets on the French Riviera. An impersonation of philandering industrialist Henri Duran is so convincing that even Duran's beautiful wife is fooled by it. When Duran's business interests compel him to be in London when he should be hosting a large soiree at his home, Martin is persuaded to impersonate Duran at the party. But matters threaten to get out of hand when Martin, dressed as Duran, is confronted by several of the philanderer's women, not to mention by Duran's ruthless business rival, M. Periton
It happens every spring by Valentine Davies( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a research fellow in chemistry and his attempts to attain his professorship and the president's daughter
Sailor of the king( Visual )

3 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Naval officer who grows up never knowing his father, is commended for his heroic efforts during a battle against the Germans, and is decorated by his own father
It started with a kiss( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No sex, please, we're on our honeymoon! After a showgirl and an Air Force sergeant head to the altar on the basis of one torrid smooch, the bride begins having second thoughts. After all, marriage can't be based on sexual chemistry alone. So she decrees a month of connubial celibacy to test if the newlyweds are really meant for each other
Bachelor in Paradise by Jack Arnold( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking an assumed name to hide his real identity, Adam rents a house from Rosemary Howard, the only single woman in a paradise filled with lonely housewives and workaholic husbands. There's trouble in Paradise when Adam begins advising the wives on their sex lives while their husbands grow increasingly jealous and indignant
The house of Juke, a play in one act by Valentine Davies( Book )

3 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic air command( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big league baseball star and his wife are forced to trade the glamour of bigtime sports for the anonymous and dangerous existence of a bomber pilot whose squadron's mission is to deliver a nuclear strike in case of an all-out war
SYNCOPATION( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love story between a young trumpeter and New Orleans born piano player merely serves as the backdrop for this feature that traces the evolution of jazz form the early sounds of Dixieland to ragtime in Chicago up through the swing era
You were meant for me( Visual )

2 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a bandleader and his wife set during the Great Depression. Marilyn Monroe appears as an extra in this jolly musical
Música y lágrimas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to one of America's legendary bandleaders, charting Miller's rise from obscurity and poverty to fame and wealth in the early 1940's
Three little girls in blue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three blue-garbed farming sisters -- disguised as an heiress, her secretary, and her maid -- head to Atlantic City in search of rich husbands
The bridges of Toko-Ri( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war-weary World War II veteran must leave his family to fight again
Miracolo nella 34a strada( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assunto da un grande magazzino per fare Santa Claus (Babbo Natale), l'anziano Kris Kringle convince i suoi datori di lavoro di esserlo veramente, ma viene trascinato in tribunale dalla concorrenza. (Morandini)
The bridges at Toko-ri( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran Navy pilot who must leave his family to fight again in the Korean War
 
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Miracle on 34th Street
Alternative Names
Davice, Valentine

Davies, Valentine

Valentine Davies Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1905-1961)

Valentine Davies sceneggiatore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Valentine Davies US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur

Валентайн Дейвис

والنیتن دیویس فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ヴァレンタイン・デイヴィス

デイヴィス, ヴァレンタイン

デェヴィス, バレンティン

華倫天奴·戴維斯

瓦伦丁·戴维斯

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Miracle on 34th StreetThe bridges at Toko-riThe Benny Goodman storyIt happens every spring