WorldCat Identities

Miranda, Carmen 1909-1955

Overview
Works: 363 works in 561 publications in 4 languages and 6,251 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Musical films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Vocalist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Carmen Miranda, published posthumously.
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Follies, scandals and other diversions from Ziegfeld to the Shuberts ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down Argentine way ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 395 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 by Busby Berkeley ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and French and held by 371 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 )
18 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 276 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 274 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 )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El documental utiliza imágenes de archivo, entrevistas, y otros recursos dramáticos para presentar la vida de Carmen Miranda, cantante y actriz brasileña. Miranda gozó de inmensa fama artística en los Estados Unidos de la década de 1940. Sus críticos la responsabilizan por mostrar a los norteamericanos una visión muy genérica de la música y cultura de América Latina sin distinguir en las particularidades de cada país
That night in Rio ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and French and held by 194 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
Doll face by Lewis Seiler ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 169 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
A date with Judy by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This MGM musical comedy, filmed in Technicolor, is typical wholesome family entertainment and is as a result, a corny and cheery story about teenagers. Based on a popular radio show which began in 1941, this merry outing follows the adventures of Judy Foster, a young woman determined to attend the big school dance with an impressive date. Judy and her lifelong friend Carol fall out when they both fall for a suave older man. A high-spirited teen, Judy manages to unintentionally make a hash of her friends and family's love lives. Songs include "It's a most unusual day," "Cuanto le gusta," "Strictly on the corny side," "Judaline," "I've got a date with Judy," "I'm gonna meet my Mary," "Love is where you find it."
Something for the boys ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 130 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 104 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 100 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 )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 97 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 )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 83 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 77 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 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
South American way by Carmen Miranda ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1940 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Swing Café by Carl Norac ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 47 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
Carmen Miranda by Carmen Miranda ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentimental journey the forties ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of forty two original recordings of American popular music recorded between 1940 and 1949
 
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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
Miranda da Cunha, Maria do Carmo 1909-1955 Wirklicher Name
Sebastian, Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha, 1909-1955
Languages
English (113)
Portuguese (39)
Spanish (8)
French (3)
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