Nugent, Elliott 1896-1980
Most widely held works about Elliott Nugent
Most widely held works by Elliott Nugent
My favorite brunette ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
A photographer is mistaken for a private investigator by a baroness looking for her missing uncle.
Events leading up to the comedy; an autobiography by Elliott Nugent ( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Typescript, heavily edited (lacks leaves 338-342).
The male animal by James Thurber ( Book )
8 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
The male animal; a comedy in three acts by James Thurber ( Book )
4 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
The poor nut; a comedy in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
5 editions published between 1925 and 1953 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Just for you. Here comes the groom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Just for you: Musical comedy about widower Jordan Blake, a successful Broadway producer who's not very successful as a father until a musical comedy star shows him the way.
Kempy : a comedy of American life in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
5 editions published between 1922 and 1952 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
The male animal : a new comedy by James Thurber ( Book )
4 editions published between 1941 and 1968 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Of cheat and charmer, a novel by Elliott Nugent ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Typescript (2nd carbon) with minor revisions; also some early discarded pages (36 leaves).
Road to Bali ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
In Road to Bali, Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince. In My favorite brunette, Hope plays a photographer who substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery.
The male animal : a play by James Thurber ( Book )
6 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Caught in the draft Give me a sailor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Caught in the draft: Hope plays a gun-shy movie star who gets drafted. He pulls through and ends up a hero and wins the heart of the colonel's daughter. Give me a sailor: A comedy about mixed-up relationships. Sailors Jim and Walter Brewster are brothers in love with the same girl, Nancy, who has an ugly duckling sister, Letty. Letty agrees to help Jim win Nancy if he will help her win Walter. Jim tries, but nothing seems to work, that is until a photo of Letty's legs wins first prize in a national contest. Suddenly Walter notices her, but Letty changes her mind, causing things to get even more mixed up.
The male animal ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The trustees of Midwestern University have forced three teachers out of their jobs for being suspected communists. Trustee Ed Keller has also threatened mild mannered English Professor Tommy Turner, because he plans to read a letter by Bartolomeo Vanzetti, the anarchist executed for murder along with his associate, Nicola Sacco, in 1927. Tommy is upset when his wife Ellen also suggests he not read the passage. Meanwhile, Ellen's old boyfriend, the football player Joe Ferguson, comes to visit for the homecoming weekend. He takes Ellen out dancing after the football rally, causing Tommy to worry that he will lose her to Joe.--Summary adapted from IMDb.
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
(Thanks for the memory) "It's time for some old-fashioned romance when a stay-at-home author and his working wife discover their domestic roles aren't clear-cut in this comedy of errors."--Container.
Louisiana purchase ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Louisiana Purchase is a fun and fierce look at the way politics and politicians sometimes spin out of control and into the headlines. Never say die: A misdiagnosis of a month to live sends Bob Hope into Martha Raye's arms.
The best of Bob Hope. Road to Bali. My favorite brunette ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Road to Bali: Bob and Bing are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince. Dorothy foils the prince's plans. My favorite brunette: Photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery.
Up in arms ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1944 and 1994 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Wartime musical comedy about a hypochondriac elevator operator who, after being drafted into the Army, becomes a surprise hero.
George Burns/Gracie Allen 3 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Here comes Cookie: A wealthy retiree surprises everyone by deeding his entire fortune to his ditzy daughter. But when the newly rich young woman becomes convinced the family is actually on the verge of bankruptcy, complications abound -- Six of a kind: Sharing a car on a drive to California with another couple turns into a comedy marathon -- Love in bloom: Lighthearted story of a young woman on the run from her past. Just when she thinks she's escaped life with the carnival, she's drawn back into the footlights by the comic scheming of her brother and his wife.
Love in bloom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Violet leaves the carney life for the big city where she meets a songwriter, but is tracked down by her brother and his wife who need her back because the business is in trouble.
Money to burn : a play in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Academic freedom Brothers Carnivals Castaways Children and adults College teachers College teachers' spouses Comedy films Comedy films Dentists Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Drama Drama Entertainers Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film noir Goodrich, Frances Illegal arms transfers Inheritance and succession Man-woman relationships Massachusetts--Dedham Middle West Millionaires Missing persons Mistaken identity Murder--Investigation Musical films Musical films Nugent, Elliott,--1896-1980 Pacific Ocean--Islands of the Pacific Photographers Private investigators Road films Romantic comedy films Sacco-Vanzetti Trial (Dedham, Massachusetts : 1921) Sex role Sisters Thurber, James,--1894-1961 Truthfulness and falsehood United States Vaudeville Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Western films Willard, John,--1885-1942 Wills
Nugent, Elliot 1896-1980
Nuget, Elliot 1896-1980