WorldCat Identities

Parks, Larry 1914-1975

Overview
Works: 95 works in 161 publications in 4 languages and 1,601 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biography  History  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Composer, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Larry Parks
 
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The Jolson story by Larry Parks( Visual )
19 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film traces the meteoric singing/performing career of Asa Yoelson, a talented cantor's son determined to make it big in the "biz". After changing his name to Al Jolson, he captivated audiences everywhere with his minstrel and jazz performances
Jolson sings again ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry Parks reprises his unforgettable role as Al Jolson in this musical extravaganza. Jolson comes out of retirement only to discover his style of music is no longer popular
Down to earth by Alexander Hall( Visual )
5 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical sequel to Here comes Mr. Jordan. Terpsichore, the Muse of Dance, comes down from Mount Olympus to help a struggling Broadway producer "correct" the "inaccuracies" in a new show based on Greek mythology
Boris Karloff icons of horror collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man they could not hang: "In the first of his celebrated 'mad doctor' series, Karloff is Dr. Savaard, a scientist who has perfected a device to revive the dead, which comes in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and hanged. Resuscitated by his loyal assistant, he now heads out to seek vengeance on those who condemned him and his remarkable discovery."--Container
Love is better than ever ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taylor plays a Connecticut dancing teacher who meets a bachelor about town and uses every trick in the book to nab him
Before I hang The boogie man will get you ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The boogie man will get you: Karloff stars in this delicious spoof about a scientist who has perfected a device to turn ordinary men into supermen. Only problem: it doesn't work and he's got a cellarful of corpses!
Freud ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization in which Sigmund Freud as a young doctor defies the ridicule of his peers in his efforts to reach the dark recesses of the mind, showing how the various stages in the development of his conclusions appear in his treatment of a young girl with a long history of neurotic disturbances
Silver screen romances : 8 movie collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Counter-attack ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a mission to capture a Nazi officer deep inside enemy-held territory, paratrooper Alexei Kulkov ends up trapped inside the basement of a bombed-out building along with fellow Russian Lise Elenko and eight other German soldiers. As they await rescue, Kulkov and a Nazi professor probe each other in the hope of learning something that could help their respective sides win the war
The swordsman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 18th century Scotland, Alex MacArden and Barbara Gowan love each other very much but there's just one problem, their families happen to be feuding
The Jolson story plus, Jolson sings again ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Larry Parks is unforgettable in the role of America's greatest performer, in two films that follow Jolson's career and life from renowned minstrel and jazz performer to war-time entertainer."--Container
Freud pasión secreta ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Vienna, 1885, this film dramatization follows the struggles of Sigmund Freud as a young doctor facing the ridicule of his peers as he attempts to disprove standing medical theories relating to the dark recesses of the mind
The boogie man will get you ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combines spine-tingling thrills with slapstick comedy. Karloff stars as a bumbling scientist whose experiments have led to the deaths of several traveling salesmen, leaving their bodies piling up in the cellar"--Container
Freud além da alma ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization in which Sigmund Freud as a young doctor defies the ridicule of his peers in his efforts to reach the dark recesses of the mind, showing how the various stages in the development of his conclusions appear in his treatment of a young girl with a long history of neurotic distrubances
Freud (1962) the secret passion by John Huston( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic version of the formative years 1885-90 in the life of Sigmund Freud
Bread and butter by Larry Parks( )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You ain't heard nothin' yet! Al Jolson radio rarities : six complete broadcasts by the world's greatest entertainer by Al Jolson( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. J's basketball stuff ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You can go one-on-one as you learn with Dr. J, or simply watch, in awe, some of his most amazing moments as shown on the ABA and NBA game footage included throughout the program. An interactive "Housecall" section lets you actually work out with the "Doc"--Over and over again
Claude François by Claude François( Recording )
2 editions published in 1977 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gallant blade [Trailer] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1948 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1648, the Marshal of France decides the only way to avert a rebellion is to plunge the country into an unprovoked war with Spain. The noble General Cadeau and his loyal aide, Lieutenant Picard, France's greatest swordsman, set out to prevent the Marshal from doing so
 
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Alternative Names
Parks, Larry
Parks, Sam Kleusman Lawrence 1914-1975
Languages
English (75)
German (2)
Portuguese (1)
Spanish (1)
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