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Nugent, Elliott 1896-1980

Overview
Works: 176 works in 361 publications in 2 languages and 4,511 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Actor, pmn, Performer, Costume designer, Speaker, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 812.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Elliott Nugent
 
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Most widely held works by Elliott Nugent
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope ( Visual )
65 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 960 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 )
21 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The male animal : a comedy in three acts by James Thurber ( Book )
5 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 325 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 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 163 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member 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 )
6 editions published between 1922 and 1952 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Claudette Colbert collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three-cornered moon : Various members of a Brooklyn family begin looking for employment after Mom loses a fortune on the stock market
Caught in the draft Give me a sailor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 99 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
Road to Bali ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 99 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
Of cheat and charmer, a novel by Elliott Nugent ( Book )
5 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 : a new comedy by James Thurber ( Book )
4 editions published between 1941 and 1968 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tommy Turner has been married for ten years to Ellen, and he is quietly settled in a teaching job at Mid Western University. This is the week end of the Michigan game and Joe Ferguson, the greatest football hero Mid Western has ever had, comes to town and sees Ellen, his old sweetheart. In addition, Tommy is drawn into a controversy when a young intellectual writes an article in which he calls the board of trustees fascists. Tommy wants to read a letter to his composition class written by Vanzetti and is about to join the ranks of the martyrs who have been fired because the trustees are shouting "Red!" Ellen tries to dissuade Tommy from reading the letter and he tells her to go with Joe and leave him to his books and his principles. Eventually Tommy challenges Joe to fisticuffs after he has fortified himself with the proper courage. He steadfastly maintains his right to read the letter and to teach the young to think. Ellen sees him as pretty good example of the male animal and stands up with him" -- Publisher's website
The male animal ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 86 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 78 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 74 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 )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Road to Bali: Two vaudeville performers do their best to dodge trouble. After the pleasure-lovin' pair travel to Bali, they have to save the woman they have both fallen in love with from cannibals and other jungle dangers. My favorite brunette: A baby photographer is mistaken for a private detective and is hired to track down a missing Baron, only to find himslef framed for murder
Up in arms ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wartime musical comedy about a hypochondriac elevator operator who, after being drafted into the Army, becomes a surprise hero. Infatuated with nurse Mary, Danny Weems tries to set up his friend Joe with her friend and fellow nurse Virginia, but Virginia is crazy about Danny and Joe and Mary fall for each other. After all four enter the Army, Danny, Joe, and Virginia discover they are being transported to the South Pacific aboard the same ship. Danny accidentally causes Mary to be smuggled aboard their ship, and spends much of the film trying to keep her hidden from the colonel. When the troops finally land, Danny is thrown in the brig, where Japanese soldiers first kidnap him and then are tricked into capture by Danny. He returns to Virginia and acclaim as a hero
Money to burn : a play in three acts by J. C Nugent ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love in bloom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 46 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
The Claudette Colbert collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three-cornered moon : Various members of a Brooklyn family begin looking for employment after Mom loses a fortune on the stock market
 
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Alternative Names
Nugent, Elliot 1896-1980
Nugent, Elliot, 1899-
Nuget, Elliot 1896-1980
Languages
English (149)
Spanish (6)
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