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Thomas, Danny

Overview
Works: 160 works in 234 publications in 1 language and 5,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Television programs  Fiction  Christmas television programs  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Christmas stories 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Speaker, Lyricist, Host
Classifications: PN1992.77, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Danny Thomas Publications about Danny Thomas
Publications by  Danny Thomas Publications by Danny Thomas
posthumous Publications by Danny Thomas, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Danny Thomas
Cricket on the hearth ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An animated musical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale. It tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter which were helped by a Cricket named Crocket on Christmas morning. Crocket restores peace and happiness when tragedy strikes the family
The original Christmas classics ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
I'll see you in my dreams by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of lyricist Gus Kahn and his wife, from the day Gus walks into a Chicago music publishing house to his public triumphs, private failures, career decline and comeback
Make room for Daddy ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the misadventures of the Williams family
The Mod Squad ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about kids in trouble with the law who become undercover detectives. The trio consists of rich, long-haired Pete Cochran, Lincoln "Linc" Hayes from Watts, and the beautiful flower child Julie Barnes. They're recruited by police captain Adam Greer for a covert unit that will help bridge the generation gap. These three young cops with love beads wrestle with criminals and their own consciences, determined to never compromise their values
The Mod Squad ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about kids in trouble with the law who become undercover detectives. The trio consists of rich, long-haired Pete Cochran, Lincoln "Linc" Hayes from Watts, and the beautiful flower child Julie Barnes. They're recruited by police captain Adam Greer for a covert unit that will help bridge the generation gap. These three young cops with love beads wrestle with criminals and their own consciences, determined to never compromise their values
That girl ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ann Marie and Donald finally cement their long relationship with an engagement and wedding. The ring, the cake, the family, the bridal shower - all happen in an amusing fashion, except for the wedding. Ann Marie continues with her acting career and has a series of adventures including a play in St. Louis, appearing as "Miss Everything" at the "New York has Everything" exhibit, performs at the Friars Club and models at a race track
The jazz singer by Michael, director Curtiz ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un updated version of the classic story in which a trained cantor struggles with his family to become a Broadway star
The Jack Benny collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes The Medicine Man, a 1930 film melodrama with Benny in his first starring role in a feature film, in which he plays a traveling con man; and several episodes of the Jack Benny Program which originally aired on CBS television 1954-1961
The original Christmas classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frosty the snowman: When Frosty the snowman is accidentally brought to life, he has several adventures and must outwit the plans of an evil magician in order to find safety at the North Pole. Frosty returns: When a power-hungry tycoon invents a new product that will eliminate snow, Frosty the snowman and his friend Holly must convince the people that snow is good for the environment--and fun for children!
Live at the Sahara : Las Vegas, 1964 by Tony Bennett ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey back to Oz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Further adventures of Dorothy and Toto in the magical Emerald City in the Land of Oz
Make room for daddy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At home, he is at the mercy of his loving wife Kathy and wisecracking kids, Rusty, Terry, and Linda. Danny was a father who didn't always know best! Includes 34 classic episodes
The Spike Jones story ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on the life and career of musical humorist Spike Jones. Includes performances of Laura, Cocktails for two, Der Fuehrer's face, You always hurt the one you love, and All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth, along with some rarely seen 1950's rock & roll parodies. Features interviews with Milton Berle, Danny Thomas, Dr. Demento, and Helen Grayco, along with other family members and members of Jones' band, The City Slickers
The Dick Van Dyke show ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pratfall-prone Rob and his wife Laura, along with wisecracking co-workers Sally and Buddy, continue to combine wit and slapstick. In "My husband is the best one," Rob finds himself in trouble with his boss and co-workers after Laura interferes in an interview he is giving on Alan Brady. In "Happy Birthday and too many more," Laura and Rob give Ritchie a birthday party, and 63 screaming moppets make a shambles of the Petrie house. In "The lady and the tiger and the lawyer," a handsome bachelor moves in next door and Rob and Laura become matchmakers. In "The life and love of Joe Coogan," Rob is overcome with jealousy when he meets one of Laura's old beaux and then discovers that she saved a box of love poems he sent her. In "A nice, friendly game of cards," Rob wins at poker and almost loses a few friends when he inadvertently uses a deck of marked cards. In "The brave and the backache," Rob consults a psychiatrist to determine whether a series of mysterious ailments is psychosomatic. In "The pen is mightier than the mouth," Rob and Buddy find themselves overworked and overwrought when Sally becomes a television personality overnight
Television's greatest comedians ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television trip down memory lane. Clips of some of the great comedians on television such as Jack Benny, Steve Allen, Sid Caesar, Danny Thomas, Jackie Gleason, Lucille Ball, Martin & Lewis, Red Skelton, Ed Wynn, Bob Hope, Allen & Rossi, Milton Berle and Groucho Marx
Black brigade ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rednecked officer is put in charge of a squad of Black troops charged with taking an important bridge from the Nazis
Tuesday night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texaco Star Theatre: This show, built along the lines of an old fashioned vaudeville variety hour, had half a dozen guests including singers, comedians, ventriloquists, acrobats ... but the star was Milton Berle
TV's greatest comedians ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to comedians who appeared on televison in the 1950s and 1960s, with clips of their performances
Cricket on the hearth The little drummer boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little drummer boy: An orphaned drummer boy witnesses the birth of baby Jesus. Having no gift for him he gives the only thing he has - a song. Restored version
 
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Alternative Names
Jacobs, Amos
Thomas, Amos J. 1914-
Languages
English (79)
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