WorldCat Identities

Butler, David 1894-1979

Overview
Works: 230 works in 537 publications in 3 languages and 11,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Western films  Road films  History  Romantic comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Actor, Author, Producer, Scenarist, Performer, Costume designer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Calamity Jane by David Butler( Visual )

45 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Calamity Jane, her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok
Bright eyes( Visual )

17 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Shirley Blake is the daughter of a crack aviator who died in a plane crash, and when her mother also dies she becomes the center of a bitter custody battle
The Little Colonel by David Butler( Visual )

22 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone survivors of a ship wreck in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture
The littlest rebel( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl's father is arrested for being a spy during the Civil War, she goes to President Lincoln for help
Captain January by David Butler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four year old Star has been happy living with Captain January in the lighthouse since he rescued her from a shipwreck. But when the town's new truant officer tries to take her away from the captain so she can have a "proper" home, her idyllic existence falls under a cloud
By the light of the silvery moon( Visual )

17 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning World War I soldier MacRae and fiancee Day readjusting to life in the heartland; he wants to postpone their marriage until he is financially secure, and the waiting causes some misunderstandings
Lullaby of Broadway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The steps of the studio set towered before her like a pyramid. All Doris Day had to do was dance up and down those steps while wearing a flowing gold lame dress. "You've got to be out of your minds," Day exclaimed in a voice heard across the soundstage. But dance and sing she did. Day plays a singer who arrives in New York never dreaming it will begin an alternately funny and heartfelt shot at stardom on the Great White Way
The story of Seabiscuit( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish horse trainer and his niece come to Kentucky after her brother's death in a riding accident. While the trainer takes a liking to a yearling named Seabiscuit and tries to convince the owner that the ungainly little horse can become a champion, his niece begins a romance with a jockey but is haunted by memories of her brother's accident
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

11 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17th century entertainer exiled from England and shipped to America falls in love with a princess who is kidnapped by pirates
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to Zanzibar: Scheming carnival performers split town after selling a phony diamond mine and end up in Zanzibar where they meet a couple of con-women
April in Paris by David Butler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The State Department wants Ethel Barrymore to represent the American theater at an arts exposition in Paris, but a beleaguered bureaucrat mistakenly mails Miss Barrymore's invitation to Miss Ethel "Dynamite" Jackson. She's a very blonde, very brassy chorus girl, who proves to be dynamite on the New York to Paris ocean crossing
Tea for two( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy stage-struck Nan Carter strikes a bet that she can say "no" to everything for 48 hours. If she wins, she gets the $25,000 she needs to back a Broadway musical vehicle for herself. She's determined, even if it means saying "no" when the fella she loves pops the question
San Antonio( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rustlers have taken Clay Hardin's cattle and have holed up in San Antonio. So Clay does what any cowboy in his position would do: strap on his sidearm, ride into town and settle the score
Doubting Thomas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Rogers plays Thomas Brown, president of Brown's Breakfast Sausage. All's well until Mrs. Brown decides to join an amateur theater group. Even a disastrous opening night fails to dampen anyone's enthusiasm, so Thomas resorts to other means to discourage his wife's theatrical ambitions
Thank your lucky stars( Visual )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-Hollywood-scenes story about young talents hoping for their big break
Four film favorites : classic horse films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to be a megastar live!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains footage of the Blue Man Group performing live and includes a bonus compact disc
Bing Crosby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double or nothing: A dying millionaire instructs his lawyer to drop 25 purses on the streets of New York City. Four honest people find them and return them to the lawyer. Under the terms of the will, each of them is given $1,000,000, which they must double within 30 days in order to claim his entire estate
Pigskin parade( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bessie and Winston Winters are a married couple who are both coaches. Their mission is to whip their college football team into shape. Just in time, they discover Amos, a hillbilly farmhand and his sister. But Amos' ability to throw melons enables him to become their star passing ace
 
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Alternative Names
Butler, David W. 1894-1979

David Butler Amerikaans filmregisseur (1894-1979)

David Butler amerikai színész, rendező, forgatókönyvíró, 1894-1979

David Butler cinéaste américain

David Butler director de cine estadounidense

David Butler regista, attore e sceneggiatore statunitense

David Butler US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Девід Батлер

Дэвид Батлер

דייוויד באטלר

דייוויד באטלר שחקן אמריקאי

دیوید باتلر بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Lullaby of BroadwayThe princess and the pirateApril in ParisTea for twoFour film favorites : classic horse films