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Cara, Irene 1959-

Overview
Works: 294 works in 500 publications in 5 languages and 7,719 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Musicals 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Author, Lyricist, Composer, Other, Dancer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Irene Cara
 
Most widely held works by Irene Cara
Fame by Alan Parker( Visual )

37 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of various students at the High School of Performing Arts in New York. City. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Sparkle( Visual )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction
Happily ever after by Jonathan Couch( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wedding of Snow White and the Prince is interrupted by the evil Queen's brother, the wizard Lord Maliss, who captures the Prince. Snow White goes on a quest to rescue her true love, with help from the Dwarfelles, seven whimsical little ladies with magical powers over the Earth's elements and animals
Billboard top hits, 1980( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame the original soundtrack from the motion picture by Michael Gore( Recording )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music mostly by Michael Gore
The full monty music from the motion picture by Anne Dudley( Recording )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original soundtrack from the motion picture "Flashdance" by Giorgio Moroder( Recording )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City heat by Richard Benjamin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930s, a private investigator teams up with his old partner to fight the mob, but they can't stand each other
The Magic voyage( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of the crew, some friendly animals, and a lot of luck, Pico the woodworm and Christopher Columbus make it to the New World. But the battle is not over as Marilyn, a beautiful and magical firefly, is captured by the evil "Swarm Lord." It's up to Pico, Columbus and the gang to save the day
Flashdance by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Owens is a Pittsburgh steel worker by day and an exotic dancer by night. Her dream is to get into a real dance company. With encouragement from her boss/boyfriend, she may get her chance
Pure disco( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots by Alex Haley( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Flashdance by Giorgio Moroder( Recording )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For us, the living the story of Medgar Evers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The original amateur hour( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long before TV's American Idol became a mega-hit, there was one radio and television series that started the talent competition craze. It was called The Original Amateur Hour. Almost 50 major stars of movies, records, stage, screen and television got their start on this series
Guyana tragedy the story of Jim Jones( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self-appointed messiah Jim Jones takes his own life along with those of 913 members of The People's Temple in their Jonestown Guyana religious commune
D.C. Cab( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young southerner (Baldwin) travels to Washington, D.C. to seek his fortune, and gets a job as a cabbie in a company owned and managed by a friend of his late father (Gail). The wide-eyed youth is determined to win acceptance by the rag-tag group of crazies who are the drivers for the struggling cab company
Honkytonk man Pink cadillac and City heat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pink cadillac (1989, 122 min.): Jump bail and skip tracer Tommy Nowak will track you down before the ink on your fake I.D. is dry. Like a Canadian Mountie, he always gets his man. But will he get his woman?
Grammy's greatest moments( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Escalera, Irene 1959-

Escalera, Irene T. 1959-

Irene Care

Irene Carra

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Roots, the next generationsSparkleCity heatThe Magic voyageFor us, the living the story of Medgar Evers