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Nugent, Elliott 1896-1980

Overview
Works: 180 works in 386 publications in 3 languages and 4,614 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Director, Author, pmn, Film editor, Performer, Actor, Costume designer, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 812.5
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Most widely held works by Elliott Nugent
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope ( Visual )
81 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this spoof of detective stories, baby photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
The male animal by James Thurber ( Book )
25 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poor nut; a comedy in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
4 editions published between 1925 and 1953 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(The paleface) "Timid correspondence school dentist 'Painless' Peter Potter unwittingly marries sharpshooter Calamity Jane who is hot on the trial of a dangerous renegade gang in the Wild West."--Container
Just for you. Here comes the groom ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here comes the groom: Musical comedy about a reporter who must find a bride in five days if he wants to keep the war orphans he is eager to adopt
Kempy : a comedy of American life in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
7 editions published between 1922 and 1952 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Road to Bali ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member 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 Claudette Colbert collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Three-cornered moon, 1933) Laughter is the best medicine in tough times, and that is certainly the case for Elizabeth and her three brothers who are forced to find work after their eccentric family's fortune is lost. (Maid of Salem, 1937) Inspired by the true-life Salem witch trials, an independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk during one of the most notorious periods in American history. (I met him in Paris, 1937) All is fair in love and fashion as a successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy, and a hometown boy. (Bluebeard's eight wife, 1938) The daughter of a destitute aristocrat is determined to teach her millionaire groom a lesson when she learns that their wedding day is not his first trip down the aisle. (No time for love, 1943) A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer, but the picture is not pretty when he loses his job and she hires him to be her assistant. (The egg and I, 1947) A new bride reluctantly says "I do" to her husband's plan to leave their life in the city and raise chickens on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization
Caught in the draft Give me a sailor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member 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
Of cheat and charmer, a novel by Elliott Nugent ( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript (2nd carbon) with minor revisions; also some early discarded pages (36 leaves)
The male animal ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Henry Fonda plays bookish Prof. Tommy Turner, struggling to get in touch with his man-of-action side during the weekend of the big football game, the arrival of an ex-gridiron star... fancied by Turner's wife and the academic tussle that treatens the professor's tenure"--Container
Louisiana purchase ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member 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
George Burns/Gracie Allen 3 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member 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
The best of Bob Hope ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member 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 )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wartime musical comedy about a hypochondriac elevator operator who, after being drafted into the Army, becomes a surprise hero
Money to burn : a play in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love in bloom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member 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
Give me a sailor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 cat and the canary by Elliott Nugent ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sole heir to a massive estate in the middle of a Louisiana bayou must survive 24 hours in the mansion without going crazy in order to collect her inheritance
The unholy three ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scheming ventriloquist Prof. Echo, disguised as Grandma O'Grady, heads a robbery ring that includes a feeble-minded strongman and a cigar-chomping little person, the latter masquerading as Grandma's grandbaby
 
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Alternative Names
Nugent, Elliot
Nugent, Elliot 1896-1980
Nugent, Elliot 1899-
Nuget, Elliot 1896-1980
Languages
English (171)
Spanish (10)
Portuguese (1)
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