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Levien, Sonya 1888?-1960

Overview
Works: 139 works in 487 publications in 8 languages and 10,706 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Western films  Romance films  Historical films  Musicals  Epic films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Publishing director, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sonya Levien
 
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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

47 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young prairie woman is courted by a good-natured cowboy and a menacing hired hand
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by William Dieterle( Visual )

59 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel about the deformed bell-ringer Quasimodo
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

37 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Drums along the Mohawk by Fu te( Visual )

33 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical drama that tells the story of a young frontier leader, his spirited wife, and their struggles in the backwoods of New York state
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town family travels to the State Fair. The father is looking for a blue ribbon for his prize hog, Blue Boy, mom is looking for glory in her cooking, and the kids are looking for love
Ziegfeld girl( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Ziegfeld Follies, Ziegfeld Girl centers on the lives of three girls given a chance at stardom- a vaudeville singer determined to see her name in lights, a beauty more interested in her marriage, and an elevator operator who makes it to the top but plummets in booze
Cavalcade by Louise Bourbeau( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film traces the lives of two different families over three decades from the Boer War to the close of the 19th century through World War I and the early 1930's
Hit the deck( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
Rhapsody in blue the story of George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film about George Gershwin; his rise from music hall pianist to revered composer
The valley of decision by Marcia Davenport( Visual )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steel separates 1873 Pittsburgh into rich and poor, master and worker, powerful and powerless. On one side is Paul Scott, the progressive son of a steel mill owner. On the other is Mary Rafferty, daugher of an imbittered laborer who was crippled in a mill accident. When Mary takes a post as a housemaid at the Scott mansion, she and Paul fall desperately in love. But a bloody strike may tear the city - and the lovers - apart
The student prince by Sigmund Romberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of Mario Lanza and the choreography of Hermes Pan are featured in this adaptation of the Sigmund Romberg musical, in which the future king of Karlsburg falls for a Heidelberg barmaid instead of the princess he's supposed to marry
Interrupted melody( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after arriving in France on a music scholarship, young Australian Marjorie takes the opera world by storm. Exhilarated by her achievement, she garners worldwide fame and is heralded as one of the greatest singers of her time. But tragedy strikes in the form of a crippling paralysis
Bhowani Junction by George Cukor( Visual )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pian zhong jie wei duo li ya dui bu tong xie tong de san duan lian qu, biao da chu yin du du li shi de"bu he zuo yun dong"
In old Chicago by Henry King( Visual )

14 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and French and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The O'Leary family of old Chicago has two sons. After Jack (Don Ameche) is elected Mayor with the help of his brother Dion (Tyrone Power), the two argue over the future of Chicago's slums. Dion uses his wife, a cabaret singer (Alice Faye) as a pawn in their dispute. Then the great Chicago fire of 1871 changes the lives of the O'Leary family forever
The cowboy and the lady( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When bored Palm Beach rich girl Mary Smith convinces her housemaids to take her along on a triple blind date, she never expects to meet the cowpoke of her dreams. When she convinces him she's a struggling house servant, the unlikely couple fall head-over-spurs and hastily marry aboard a ship to Galveston. But rodeo life doesn't suit a lady and when Mary returns home, her new husband finds a shock waiting for him--and a host of in-the-dark in-laws ready for a lesson in homespun love"--Container
Song o' my heart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film made as a showcase for the voice of Irish tenor, John McCormack. A fictional Irish singer leaves behind success in New York to return to Ireland to care for the children of his recently deceased childhood sweetheart
They had to see Paris( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Oklahoma mechanic Pike Peters finds himself part owner of an oil field. His wife, Idy, hitherto content, decides the family must go to Paris to get 'culture' and meet 'the right kind of people.' "--Www.imdb.com
Four men and a prayer by John Ford( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Four men and a prayer, the sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. In The seas beneath, a U.S. "mystery ship" is sent out to destroy a German U-boat, which has been causing damage to Allied ships
The Kim Novak collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle of the Night: A young woman is in a relationship with her boss, nearly twice her age, and their families' disapproval threatens their happiness
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Quo vadis
Alternative Names
Hovey, Sonya 1888?-1960

Hovey, Sonya ca 1888-1960

Levien, Sonja 1888-1960

Levien, Sonja ca 1888-1960

Levien, Sonya 1898-1960

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The Hunchback of Notre DameQuo vadisThe student prince