WorldCat Identities

Parks, Larry 1914-1975

Overview
Works: 108 works in 192 publications in 4 languages and 1,658 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Musical films  Horror films  Comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Mad scientist films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Composer, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Larry Parks
The Jolson story by Larry Parks( Visual )

18 editions published between 1946 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 463 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 216 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 )

8 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and held by 96 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 80 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 )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 61 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
Freud by John Huston( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 47 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
Before I hang ; The boogie man will get you( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 41 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!
Silver screen romances : 8 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counter-attack( Visual )

3 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 12 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 boogie man will get you( Visual )

2 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 11 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
The swordsman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 10 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 7 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
Bread and butter by Larry Parks( )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jolson story ; Jolson sings again( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jolson story: Asa Yoelson, a brash vaudeville performer, becomes Al Jolson, the great entertainer of the Twenties, but success in show business brings marital difficulties. All songs in this biography, including such favorites as "Swanee", "April showers", and "Mammy", use Jolson's own voice
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
Down to Earth ; Miss Sadie Thompson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Sadie Thompson: The story of a young woman who arrives in Samoa and quickly captures interest of the Marine Sergeant along with the rest of his Marines who are based there. She also catches the eye of a fire and brimstone preacher who wants her removed
The films of Rita Hayworth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loves of Carmen: Following the plot of the opera, "Carmen," this story follows the wild gypsy's adventures as a siren and bandit. Carmen lures an innocent soldier to his ruin, getting him expelled from the army. He then turns to banditry, killing Carmen's husband and others. All this makes for an unhappy ending with the innocent repenting his sins and dying for them
Freud, passions secrètes (Freud, the secret passion)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1885. Le jeune Sigmund Freud est neurologue à l'hôpital général de Vienne. Confronté à des cs pathologies qui défient la médecine traditionnelle, il n'hésite pas à faire appel à l'hypnose pour essayer de comprendre le mal dont souffre les patients. Au fur et à mesure de ces expériences, Freud perçoit qu'il est tout proche de l'une des découvertes majeures de l'Historie de la science. Filmé comme un véritable suspense, Freud, passions secrètes raconte le cheminement d'un savant, seul contre tous, et qui, tel un détective progressant d'indicer en indice, met à jour une incroyable vérité
Before I hang( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Devil commands: a scientist obsessed with the idea of communicating beyond the grave with his late wife registers brain activity in a corpse
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

 
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Alternative Names
Larry Parks acteur américain

Larry Parks Amerikaans acteur (1914-1975)

Larry Parks amerikansk skådespelare

Larry Parks amerikansk skodespelar

Larry Parks amerikansk skuespiller

Larry Parks amerykański aktor filmowy i telewizyjny

Larry Parks attore statunitense

Larry Parks US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

Parks, Larry

Parks, Sam Kleusman Lawrence 1914-1975

Паркс, Ларри

لری پارکز

لری پاکز بازیگر آمریکایی

拉里·帕克斯

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