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Ford, Paul 1901-1976

Overview
Works: 77 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 6,608 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Road films  Political films  Television musicals  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Arranger, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The music man by Marion Hargrove( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 2,205 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 795 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 711 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 497 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 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Teahouse of the August moon by John Patrick( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 270 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 )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 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 )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 241 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 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this early adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit Broadway play, we meet matchmaker Dolly Levi (Shirley Booth), who is always good at arranging things primarily matrimonial and has now set her sights on the domestic affairs of one Mr. Vandergelder (Paul Ford), a cold-hearted local store owner. The difference this time is that she plans to be the one to marry him! As Dolly plots and schemes her way into Vandergelder's heart, she brings along Anthony Perkins, Shirley MacLaine and Robert Morse
Standing room only by Jerry Hadley( Recording )

4 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Phil Silvers show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 135 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
Mandy Patinkin sings Sondheim by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sgt. Bilko, the Phil Silvers show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 101 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
Whoop-up original Broadway cast by Moose Charlap( Recording )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in English and held by 99 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 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
Bloomer girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book ... is set at the brink of the Civil War and addresses the issues of women's equality (priorities were the right to vote and to wear "bloomers," a liberating alternative to hoop skirts) and racial equality ... " -- Container
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 51 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 48 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
The great American western( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 39 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 36 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
 
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The music man
Alternative Names
Paul Ford acteur amricain

Paul Ford amerikansk skdespelare

Paul Ford amerikansk skodespelar

Paul Ford amerikansk skuespiller

Paul Ford US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Weaver, Paul Ford 1901-1976

Форд, Пол

פול פורד

پال فورد بازیگر آمریکایی

Languages
English (77)

Covers
Meredith Willson's The Music manEssential classics