WorldCat Identities

Fowley, Douglas 1911-1998

Works: 149 works in 226 publications in 2 languages and 5,731 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Western films  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Children's films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Douglas Fowley
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

46 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
Behind locked doors by Budd Boetticher( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private detective Ross Stewart checks himself into a mental hospital in an attempt to locate a corrupt judge hiding from justice. But before Stewart can reveal the truth his true identity is discovered and he becomes a victim of his own ruse
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Chan sets out to investigate the link between several suspicious deaths and a mysterious psychic named Dr. Zodiac, he soon finds himself up to his third eye in intrigue. But as the great detective edges closer to the shocking truth, he finally begins to see that behind every great mystic is an even greater magician
The good guys and the bad guys by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The West has been won and lawman James Flagg was there to help win it. But it's now the early 1900s and time, like a horseless carriage chugging ahead of a saddled palomino, has passed Flagg by. He's one of the last of a dying breed, and the first to take action when old-time thievery returns to this new Old West
Charlie Chan on Broadway( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York nightclub gal is turning from a singer into a canary -- with a tell-all diary about her mobster ex-boyfriend! But when she winds up breaking more than a leg -- and Chan's number one son is accused of the murder -- Charlie is determined to unmask the culprit
Mr. Moto's gamble( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Moto comes out fighting when a brutal boxing match turns into cold-blooded murder. Assisted by detective-in-training Lee Chan, Moto sets out to track down the killer based on a single ominous clue: a poisoned boxing glove
Jitterbugs by Malcolm St. Clair( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The duo are a traveling two-man jitterbug band who operate out of a dilapidated jalopy and form an unlikely partnership with a likable con man. When the trio joins a carnival, they meet Susan, a naive young singer, whose mother has been swindled by grifters
The North Avenue irregulars by Anchor Bay Entertainment( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minister and six ladies from his congregation set out to put an end to an illegal gambling operation
The man behind the gun ; Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tall Randolph Scott is every inch a hero in three bullet-laced westerns. The secessionist fervor of the 1850s comes to California, and undercover Army officer Scott aims to thwart the separatist passions in The man behind the gun. There's Thunder over the plains and lightning in Scott's holsters in the second film. He portrays an Army captain assigned to a lawless area of Texas after the Civil War. Next, Scott is Riding shotgun and heading into a whirlwind of trouble: a mob bent on vigilante justice wrongly suspects him of robbing a stagecoach. An action bull's-eye all the way!"--Container
Docks of New Orleans( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chan, along with his enthusiastic "number-two son," Tommy, and his chauffeur, Birmingham, are brought to New Orleans to investigate the mysterious goings-on with the partners at the LaFontanne Chemical Company Soon after, the head of the company is found dead, and a series of unexplainable deaths follow the investigation
Cornered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate: an Everyman who accepts what he thinks is an honest trucking job, only to find he's the driver in a botched heist that puts Brodie and his bride on the run from the cops and the cons who planned the job
Cat-women of the moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expedition to the moon discovers a subterranean cavern of ferocious, love-starved cat-women who have not seen men for centuries. The air supply is escaping from the caves and the moon maidens must capture the crew and escape to Earth
The Laurel and Hardy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big noise: The duo play janitors accidentally hired as sleuths to protect a new super-bomb destined for the War Department in Washington, DC. Through a series of misadventures, our heroes end up in a remote-controlled airplane with the bomb and headed straight for trouble
One body too many( Visual )

5 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big-city salesman arrives at the spooky mansion of a tyrannical millionaire hoping to sell him an expensive life insurance policy. He is surprised to find that the prospective customer is lying in his coffin surrounded by greedy hears awaiting the reading of his will. A mysterious killer is at large, picking off the conniving relatives one-by-one
The life and legend of Wyatt Earp( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugh O'Brian stars as the famed marshal whose exploits with Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson and the Clanton Gang are boldly brought to life in episodes based on actual events. With his signature Buntline Special pistol in hand, Wyatt Earp held posts in a series of increasingly lawless towns and battled dangerous men in his efforts to keep the peace. Wyatt's reputation as a just and formidable marshal grew, culminating in a storied gunfight that would seal his legend
Charlie Chan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black camel: When beautiful starlet Shelah Fane is murdered in Hawaii, suspicion points to a psychic advisor with a spirited nature. But when Chan uncovers a link to the unsolved murder of screen heartthrob Denny Mayo, the Chinese supersleuth soon discovers that, in Hollywood, fame can be murder
Bela Lugosi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White zombie: In this classic horror film, a magician uses his powers to raise the dead to supply zombie laborers for the sinister plantation owner Beaumont
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful, brooding plantation owner in the wild South American jungle along with his charming American mail order bride are threatened by the advance of relentless killer ants who are making their way across the jungle
Scared to death by Christy Cabanne( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scared to Death: Told by a dead woman, the pieces of her puzzling murder slowly fall into place
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Douglas Fowley acteur américain

Douglas Fowley Actor

Douglas Fowley Amerikaans acteur (1911-1998)

Douglas Fowley amerikansk skådespelare

Douglas Fowley amerikansk skodespelar

Douglas Fowley amerikansk skuespiller

Douglas Fowley attore statunitense

Douglas Fowley US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Fowley, Daniel Vincent 1911-1998

Fowley, Doug

Fowley, Doug 1911-1998

Fowley, Douglas V.

Fowley Douglas V 1911-1998

Frowley, Douglas V.

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French (1)

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