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Tracy, Lee 1898-1968

Overview
Works: 112 works in 157 publications in 3 languages and 1,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Silent films  Romance films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Fiction  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Host, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Lee Tracy
 
Most widely held works by Lee Tracy
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2005 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film concerns the efforts of a social-minded New York lady to give a dinner party to a royal British couple, her difficulties in picking just the right kind of guests, the necessity of inviting some oddly matched couples, all of them involved in little personal tragedies, and finally the failure of the guests of honor to show up
Doctor X by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

10 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor X: "An eminent scientist aims to solve a murder spree by recreating the crimes in a lab."--Container
The best man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
Bombshell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen siren Lola Burns is fed up with the scandalous stories her publicist, Space Hanlon puts out, the endless arguments on the sets of her films and her family's constant drain on her money and peace of mind. Her attempts to get married, adopt a baby and quit the business altogether are constantly thwarted, unbeknownst to her, by Space, who is secretly in love with her
Gore Vidal's The best man( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
Liliom by Frank Borzage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liliom, a merry-go-round barker at a Budapest amusement park, becomes enamored of Julie, a servant girl, and though under the influence of Madame Muskat, a sideshow entrepreneur, he marries the girl
Blessed event( Visual )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaperman rises from clerk to tabloid king. He's convinced no one is exempt from his poison pen, but some pinstriped types intend to prove him dead wrong
Power of the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fuller provided the story for this daring drama about a corrupt newspaper publisher who uses wartime security as an excuse to promote his personal agenda, which includes murder"--Container
The strange love of Molly Louvain( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is a first-rate example of Hollywood's pre-Code love affair with third-rate dames and the louses who mistreat them. Follows the misfortunes of an unwed mother who gets mixed up with a wealthy seducer, a thief, a cynical newshound, a devoted bellhop, a sleazy dancehall, gun-blazing crime and plenty of heartache
The forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A laser disc collection of six movies produced in 1932-1933 just before the National Legion of Decency cleaned up everybody's act with the Hollywood Censorship Code. Female is about a wealthy, feminist president of an automobile company who is married to her job until she meets a man who can't be bought or used. Blessed event is about a gossip columnist whose work lands him at the top of the tabloids. Ladies they talk about portrays a female bank robber in prison whose reformer rehabilitates her by falling in love with her. In Three on a match three childhood friends lose touch and meet again ten years later. In Skyscraper souls a ruthless bank owner plans to build a 100 foot monument to his own ego despite the fluctuating stock market and the financial instability of his employees. Employees' entrance is a drama about a tyrannical owner of a New York department store, a young sales girl, and a rising young employee
The half naked truth( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Flim-flamming carny barker Jimmy Bates (Lee Tracy) vows to turn a hooch dancer into a Broadway sensation. Since the hooch dancer is played by incendiary Lupe Velez, the screen's Mexican Spitfire, it's a good bet she's going to see her name in lights! To start, Jimmy passes off his protégé as a Turkish princess and goes straight to the Imperial Suite at a posh Manhattan hotel. Now all he needs to generate a blitz of ballyhoo is a lion and 30 pounds of raw meat ordered from room service -- and in a New York minute, the hooch dancer is a headliner."--Container
Frank Borzage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky star: "Lucky star sees the great romantic screen pairing of Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell for a third time. The chemistry is palpable in this tale of a poverty-stricken girl (and budding crook) who is transformed through her friendship with a wheelchair-bound Great War veteran."--Container verso
Turn back the clock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Gimlet, a Depression-era tobacconist, knows what he would do if he could start life over, go for the dough and all the power and prestige it brings. Surprisingly, Joe gets his chance. A tale of money and happiness that turns comical and cautionary, following Joe as he makes his fortune, amazes peers with his visionary sense of history, and finds jolting and unexpected consequences by abandoning the true love of his prior life. Once the clock has been turned back, can it be set aright?
Martin Kane, private eye( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of New York City private detective, Martin Kane
The nuisance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Where others see a streetcar accident, Joe Stevens sees a payday. Where others want to help out, Joe's ready to cash in. He's an ambulance chaser, a bamboozling lawyer who pulls off financial fast ones, sometimes with the help of a tipsy MD who knows how to doctor X-rays, a team of supposed (and well-paid) witnesses and a nimble assistant whose specialty is flopping in front of moving vehicles to stage a bogus accident. But the flimflam may fold when Joe represents a leggy client who has her own sneaky agenda."--Container
First National Pictures present Doctor X( Visual )

2 editions published in 1932 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twisted love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolves around a drug dealer who banged up a young girl, a pair of con men who wants to turn over a new leaf, and four cabin crew members whose lives were turned upside down over a fateful night of drugs and booze. This is a story of individuals with fates intertwined and how their paths clash - a series of twisted events that is both a study on cause and effect, and how our actions affect the people around us
Extremities : a story by Lee Tracy( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three very vital and life-loving women in their thirties deal with life's extremities, in this novel by author Tracy Lee. Vivid and powerful dialogue enlivens this tale of their search for happiness, their loves and jealousies, their hopes for love from the men in their lives, and from each other. Terry, Ann, and Sheila all live in New York City-- their lives crowded with work, fast play, romance, and promiscuous relationships in an interracial world. Here is a compelling novel of the 1990s, of lifestyles that are stressful enough to challenge the truest friendships"--Cover
Clear all wires!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a triumphant assignment in war-torn Morocco, flamboyant, unethical Chicago-based newspaper reporter Buckley Joyce Thomas asks his publisher to send him to the Soviet Union. Anxious that Buckley be far away from his impressionable young mistress, gold digger Dolly Winslow, the publisher agrees to the assignment and reminds Buckley that the last reporter who became entangled with Dolly ended up with no job. Thus warned, Buckley, who is already involved with Dolly, sends his devoted assistant Lefty Williams ahead to Moscow to secure a hotel suite and hire an interpreter to find a peasant, a worker and a modern woman to interview. Buckley arrives at the hotel and is soon joined by Kate Nelson, a British reporter and former lover
Criminal lawyer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard nosed prosecutor must deal with his shady past
 
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Dinner at eight
Alternative Names
Lee Tracy acteur amricain

Lee Tracy amerikansk skdespelare

Lee Tracy amerikansk skodespelar

Lee Tracy amerikansk skuespiller

Lee Tracy amerykański aktor filmowy i telewizyjny

Lee Tracy attore statunitense

Lee Tracy US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

Lee Tracy yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

Tracy, William Lee 1898-1968

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Doctor XGore Vidal's The best manBlessed eventPower of the pressThe strange love of Molly Louvain