WorldCat Identities

Lockhart, Gene 1891-1957

Overview
Works: 255 works in 736 publications in 4 languages and 16,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Crime films  Christmas stories  Christmas films  Comedy films  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Lyricist, Performer, Composer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gene Lockhart
His girl Friday by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
93 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The Front Page
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is
Going my way by Leo McCarey ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father O'Malley is the new priest at the Church of St. Dominic in a working-class New York City neighborhood. He fails to make a good first impression with crusty old Father Fitzgibbon, who doesn't approve of O'Malley's golf playing, baseball game attending, or fishing. But O'Malley starts spiffing up the church and its neighborhood: dealing with the church mortgage, which is in arrears, and straightening out the street gangs by getting the boys to help him start a choir. Romantic matches are made; neighborhood busybodies are appeased. Many songs are joyfully sung, and O'Malley even arranges a big surprise for Fitzgibbon, who's homesick for Ireland
Carousel by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Bigelow , a smooth-talking carny man, falls in love with a millworker. Tragedy strikes these star-crossed lovers and their journey is not easy
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"John Doe," a genial and aimless tramp, is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero; John Doe clubs are formed and a spontaneous movement begins. John Doe is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power. John Doe's resulting fight for democracy has a timeless, inspiring message for all Americans
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former carousel barker Billy Bigelow returns to Earth from heaven to help his high school daughter, previously unknown to him because before she was born, he was killed as he attempted a robbery
A Christmas carol ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The timeworn Dickens' story about the old merchant Scrooge and how his own disappointments in life shape his view that both life and men are not worthy of his notice or concern
The Devil and Daniel Webster ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of General Custer from the time he enters West Point military academy, through the American Civil War, and finally to his death at Little Big Horn. The battle against Chief Crazy Horse is portrayed as a crooked deal between politicians and a corporation which wants the land Custer gave to the Indians
Abe Lincoln in Illinois ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Views Lincoln's life, from his early days as a young woodsman to his election to Presidency in 1860. Includes his first love, his marriage, his early law practice, and his debates with Douglas
The Inspector general by Henry Koster ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clumsy Kaye benefits from a case of mistaken identity in czarist Russia. Locals think he is a bigwig and give him the red carpet treatment. Sylvia Fine, Danny Kaye's wife, wrote the lyrics for the musical numbers
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman, not satisfied with the limited life she leads, rebels against conventional society, and finds tragedy
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pursued by the Nazis after his assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, a member of the Czech underground enlists the aid of a young woman who soon finds herself entangled in the revolution's secret operations
Joan of Arc by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joan of Arc, a 15th-century French peasant girl rouses a nation and inspires the world with her faith and bravery. Fiercely believing that she is directed by God, Joan triumphantly leads an army into battle against the British, who are driven from France. When a new king is crowned, Joan's influence grows and makes him wary of her power, ultimately betraying her to martyrdom
Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shop around the corner: Two bickering employees at a gift shop don't realize that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal
Algiers by John Cromwell ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A criminal eludes capture in the Casbah section of Algiers until he is lured out of hiding by a beautiful woman
Something to sing about by Victor Schertzinger ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A delightful musical comedy about a New York bandleader and hoofer, whose wife joins him for a trip to Hollywood where the star system gets turned upside down in a series of hilarious complications
The adventures of Francis the talking mule ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis goes to West Point: Francis the mule gets his buddy Peter into West Point, then finds Peter can't handle it
 
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Alternative Names
Eugene "Gene" Lockhart
Lockhart, Eugene
Lockhart, Eugene, 1891-1957
Languages
English (323)
French (4)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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