WorldCat Identities

Miranda, Carmen 1909-1955

Overview
Works: 490 works in 724 publications in 5 languages and 6,482 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Musical films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Singer, Illustrator, Vocalist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Carmen Miranda Publications about Carmen Miranda
Publications by  Carmen Miranda Publications by Carmen Miranda
posthumous Publications by Carmen Miranda, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Carmen Miranda
 
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Most widely held works by Carmen Miranda
Follies, scandals and other diversions from Ziegfeld to the Shuberts ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down Argentine way ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical romance about Glenda, a rich New Yorker who collects fine horses and Ricardo, an Argentine rancher renowned for his prize jumpers. Their families have been feuding for years so they have to conduct a Romeo and Juliet romance
The gang's all here ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young showgirl falls for a playboy soldier the night before his leave. When he comes back and is given a medal, he finds that she's singing at the celebration his family has arranged, and she finds that he gave her an assumed name and is engaged
Copacabana ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Groucho, posing as Carmen's agent, forms two acts out of one and both are hired at the Copacabana Club which makes things awkward for Carmen when both are needed at once."
Week-end in Havana ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a cruise ship runs aground, an ocean liner executive is forced to offer a winsome passenger a free trip to Havana in this colorful, zesty musical
Carmen Miranda bananas is my business ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using archival footage, film fragments, interviews, and dramatic re-enactments, acclaimed director Helena Solberg goes behind-the-scenes to convey the true life story of the "Brazilian Bombshell," singer and actress Carmen Miranda
That night in Rio ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and French and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Don Ameche and Alice Faye pair up as husband and wife, Baron and Baroness Duarte, and head to South America in this musical classic. In order to avoid some financial problems, the Baron switches places with impersonator Larry Martin "Direto da Broadway" (also Ameche). When Martin's affections for the Baroness are too kind and romantic, both the Baroness and Martin's girlfriend Carmen realize their men are up to something."--Container
A date with Judy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 1940's, a young girl leaves her boy friend for an older man but finds she must compete for him with a classmate. Meanwhile, the girl and her friends mistakenly believe her father is dating a rhumba instructor and attempt to bring the romance to an end before her mother finds out. All this plays out during preparations for the big school dance
Doll face by Lewis Seiler ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burlesque star `Doll Face' Carroll publishes her autobiography entitled `Genius De Milo' and then goes on to star in a Broadway show based on it. She tries to make it big on Broadway as a musical comedy star, struggling her way to the top with the help of her boyfriend
Something for the boys ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hart cousins - Blossom, Harry, and Chiquita - inherit Southern plantation Magnolia Manor, which proves to be a 'termite trap' and tax liability. They decide to turn the place into a hotel for army wives and put on a show to pay bills
Greenwich Village ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A composer comes to New York from Kansas in hopes of publishing his concerto, and gets mixed up with a crooked club owner and the club's headliner
If I'm lucky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By drawing in and entertaining prospective voters at rallies, an out-of-work swing band maneuvers a gig working for a political campaign. The candidate is really a stooge for a corrupt political machine
Springtime in the Rockies ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular dance team splits up because he can't resist looking at other women. She finds another partner and starts a western tour, and her old partner shows up at Lake Louise with a butler and secretary in tow! That's when the misunderstandings (and the fun) begin
Nancy goes to Rio ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mother and daughter (Sothern and Powell) compete over same singing role and, unbeknownst to each other, the same man
Scared stiff ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A singer and his busboy friend flee from a murder charge and land on a mysterious island to help an heiress in distress
The late '40s ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Miranda by Carmen Miranda ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
South American way by Carmen Miranda ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1940 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Miranda, the Brazilian bombshell 25 hits, 1939-1947 by Carmen Miranda ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in Portuguese and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Swing Café by Carl Norac ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a Brazilian cricket named Zaz as she travels from her homeland to the Swing Café jazz club in Manhattan where she delivers a performance of a lifetime, and features classic recordings by jazz legends throughout the story
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.06 for Swing Cafe ... to 0.98 for O "it verd ...)
Alternative Names
Carmo Miranda da Cunha, Maria do 1909-1955
Cunha, Maria do Carmo M. da 1909-1955
Cunha, Maria do Carmo Miranda da 1909-1955
Da Carmo Miranda Da Cunha, Maria, 1909-1955
Da Cunha, Maria do Carmo Miranda 1909-1955
Do Carmo Miranda da Cunha, Maria 1909-1955
Miranda da Cunha, Maria do Carmo 1909-1955
Sebastian, Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha 1909-1955
Languages
English (115)
Portuguese (42)
Spanish (7)
French (2)
Hindi (1)
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