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Ford, Paul 1901-1976

Overview
Works: 112 works in 197 publications in 1 language and 6,540 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Humor  Fiction  Musicals 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Arranger, Interviewee, Musician, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paul Ford
The music man by Marion Hargrove ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 2,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming by Norman Jewison ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story focuses on the riotous confusion created when a Russian submarine gets stuck on a New England sandbar and the landing crew goes ashore for help, only to be mistaken for an invasion force by the over-imaginative townspeople
Meredith Willson's The Music man by Meredith Willson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately--and romantically--backfires
Oscar & Steve by Mandy Patinkin ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computers and ethics in the cyberage by D. Micah Hester ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Teahouse of the August moon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Okinawa 1946, occupied by American troops whose assignment is to bring democracy to the inhabitants. The captain in charge, Captain Fisby (Glenn Ford), is a well-meaning but inept loser, and faces a wily Okinawan interpreter, Sakini (Marlon Brando), and a determined geisha girl, Lotus Blossom (Machiko Kyo), along with villagers who know how to take advantage of foreign occupation!
A Thurber carnival by James Thurber ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pieces here, almost all of which first appeared in The New Yorker, include selections from such beloved classics as My World and Welcome to It, The Owl in the Attic, The Seal in the Bathroom, and Men, Women and Dogs. [The author's] take on life, society, and human nature is timeless. -Back cover
The comedians ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sardonic white hotel owner watches Haiti sink into barbarism with growing fatalism. Complications include a friendship with a rebel leader, politically "charged" hotel guests, an affair with the wife of a European ambassador, and the manipulations of a conniving British arms dealer
The Matchmaker by Joseph Anthony ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dolly Levi is a crafty turn-of-the-century marriage broker who's determined to land a wealthy client--for herself!
The Phil Silvers show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sgt. Bilko is a schemer, swindler and an absolute laugh. Bilko runs a profiteering platoon in the Army and every money making scheme that he thinks he can pull off. Midnight cruises on landing craft, tank rides, poker games, and an interesting deal with local service stations for spare parts for jeep tires
Mandy Patinkin sings Sondheim by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"About a group of strangers fighting tooth and nail over buried treasure, is the most grandly harebrained movie ever made, a pileup of slapstick and borscht-belt-y one-liners performed by a nonpareil cast"--Container
Sgt. Bilko, the Phil Silvers show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All 34 episodes of the first season of one of early television's first mega-hits. Phil Silvers stars as Master Sergeant Ernest G. Bilko, the fast-talking head of the motor pool at Fort Baxter in Roseville, Kansas
Essential classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three of the greatest musical films ever made
Who's got the action? ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steve and Melanie are a married couple whose marriage is threatened by Steve's gambling ways. To keep the money in the family, Melanie talks her husband's business partner into posing as his bookie. But the strategy backfires as it rouses the ire of mob boss, Tony Gagouts who decides its time to eliminate the competition
Martin Charnin's Upstairs at O'Neals' ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great American western ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tulsa: An ambitious cattleman's daughter who wishes to wreck vengeance on the encroaching oil intertests but becomes a "black gold" mogul herself
Elizabeth Taylor [&] Richard Burton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?: Martha and George are a bitter aging couple who, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other
Whoop-up original Broadway cast by Moose Charlap ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Weaver, Paul Ford 1901-1976
Languages
English (75)
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