WorldCat Identities

Lennart, Isobel

Overview
Works: 129 works in 331 publications in 8 languages and 8,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Christmas films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biography  History  Musical films  Musical settings 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Librettist, Conceptor, Composer, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Isobel Lennart
Funny girl by William Wyler ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the early career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice
The inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of children through war-torn China in the 1930's
Anchors aweigh by George Sidney ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two U.S. Navy men (Frank Sinatra and Gene Kelly) become involved with a small boy (Dean Stockwell) who has run away from home to join the Navy and will only return home if they can persuade his Aunt (Kathyrn Grayson), with whom he lives, to let him join the Navy. Both men agree to his terms and meets his Aunt, who is an aspiring young singer. Both men fall in love with the Aunt and try to aid her in her ambition by falsely arranging an audition with noted performer, Jose Iturbi. She learns of their deception and becomes dissapointed. Jose Iturbi learns of the ploy and meets with her anyway, thus making the false arrangements a reality. In the end, all ends well with only one of the Navy men conquering the heart of the Aunt
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When one of New York's top drama critics pans a good friend's show and its leading lady's performance, war is declared by both. The reviewer, his wife, four bratty kids, and their English sheepdog move to the country, but it does not solve the reviewer's problems
Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and German and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
Funny girl by Jule Styne ( )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Funny girl original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A married couple in Australia find themselves at odds when the wife wants to settle down on a farm of their own, but the husband finds settling down more than his untethered spirit can bear
Holiday affair by Don Hartman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recently-unemployed man is helping a child who'd otherwise find disappointment under the Christmas tree. The boy's war-widowed mom notes the gesture, and she's drawn to the handsome stranger--but could she possibly choose a man without a job to the moneyed attorney she's been seeing?
East side, west side by Mervyn LeRoy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gracious society matron decides to give her husband one last chance, but soon his ex-mistress shows up, brewing trouble and murder
The kissing bandit ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timid young man is forced to follow in his father's footsteps as a notorious masked bandit
It happened in Brooklyn by Richard Whorf ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A returning GI moves in with his old Brooklyn High School janitor and falls for the music teacher while he sets his sights on a career in showbiz
A holiday affair ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this Christmas drama, a young widow trying to raise a son by working as a comparison shopper gets a handsome toy salesman fired, and a romantic triangle ensues
Ray Stark presents Funny girl by Jule Styne ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The girl next door ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When stage star Jeannie Laird meets her new widower neighbor, Bill Carter, love is in the air. The only problem is Carter's young son, Joe. Threatened by a new woman in his father's life, Joe refuses to accept Jeannie and begins a mischievous campaign to keep her away. With Joe between them, Jeannie and Bill must find a way to earn the boy's acceptance if they're ever going to be more than just the lovers next door
Period of adjustment ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pretty hospital night nurse says 'I do' to the Korean War vet under her care. Within moments she wonders what she's done. Ralph wed for money five years ago, but has grown to love his bride. Except she just walked out on him. Linger and look on as the pairs go through a Period of Adjustment
Fitzwilly ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Miss Vicki's rich father dies, her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various wealthy people and misdirecting the shipments, all to keep Miss Vicki's standard of living
Meet me in Las Vegas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady Luck is on a cowboy's side in the form of a beautiful dancer. His fondness for his lucky charm turns to love and that's when his luck with cards runs out
A life of her own ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lily James is an ambitious young woman from the Midwest who comes to New York to make it as a model. On her first day in town, she's befriended by Mary Ashlon, an aging former cover girl whose despair haunts Lily as she struggles to the top. Once she's made it, Lily believes she's transcended her friend's fate, but then she falls hard for a married man and her path begins to look much like Mary's
Skirts ahoy! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young women join the WAVES and search for love
 
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