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Previn, Charles 1888-1973

Overview
Works: 224 works in 333 publications in 3 languages and 4,606 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Werewolf films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Monster films  Film remakes  Western films 
Roles: Conductor, msd, Composer, Director, Performer, Author, Arranger, Musician, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Charles Previn
 
Most widely held works by Charles Previn
Monster music by Frank Skinner( )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in No Linguistic content and Latin and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My man Godfrey by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

20 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Eric Hatch, this screwball comedy is a favorite. On a scavenger hunt for a society ball, haughty Cornelia Bullock discovers Godfrey, a dirty, dishevelled bum lurking around the city dump
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Factory worker Barry Kane (Robert Cummings) finds himself branded an industrial saboteur after a fire breaks out in the workplace. The extinguisher he handed to his colleague and best friend itself burst into flame, and Kane is now on the run, determined to find the real culprit and so prove his innocence. The only person who believes his story is Patricia Martin (Priscilla Lane), who aids him in his flight from the authorities. Alfred Hitchcock's suspenseful chase film, a contribution to America's wartime propaganda, can be seen as a precursor to his later success 'North by Northwest'
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
The Wolfman by George Waggner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Talbot returns to his father's castle in Wales. He is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist
Universal's classic scores of mystery and horror by Hans J Salter( )

2 editions published in 2000 and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock's shadow of a doubt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Charlie is a seemingly charming man visiting his relatives in their small and peaceful hometown. But when his namesake niece, "Young Charlie" suspects that he may in fact be the psychopathic Merry Widow killer, Uncle Charlie must plot the death of his favorite relation in order to remain one step ahead of the law in this murderous game of cat-and-mouse
Destry rides again by George Marshall( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and German and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Destry is a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns who is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers such as "The Boys in the Back Room" while winning the hero's heart
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Charlie is a seemingly charming man visiting his relatives in their small and peaceful hometown. But when his namesake niece, "Young Charlie" suspects that he may in fact be the psychopathic Merry Widow killer, Uncle Charlie must plot the death of his favorite relation in order to remain one step ahead of the law in this murderous game of cat-and-mouse
Hellzapoppin' by H. C Potter( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical combining lighthearted romance with slapstick comedy by Ole Olsen, Chic Johnson, and others. Includes swing dancing; a water ballet; and the lindy hop, performed by African-American dancers and musicians costumed in uniforms of various service professions. The closing show-within-a-show sequence includes a semi-serious waltz ballet, a dog act, the production number "Waiting for the Robert E. Lee," and a conga finale
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who done it?: Slapstick comedy thriller in which two radio writers become involved in a real murder while they are recording a whodunit play
The invisible woman by A. Edward Sutherland( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about screwy professor Gibbs (Barrymore) turning model Kitty Carroll (Bruce) invisible, arousing the curiosity of playboy sponsor (Howard), as well as the more monetary interests of gangster Blackie Cole (Homolka)
Made for each other : Suddenly ; My man Godfrey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made for each other: John Mason's life is going great. He just met and married his beautiful wife, Jane, and he's moving right up the ladder at his New York law firm. What could spoil this wonderful turn of events? They quickly discover that life does not always go as planned during their first year of marriage
First love( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "modern day" version of Cinderella. A young orphan returns from finishing school to live with her wealthy uncle and his snobbish family. When she is excluded from a party, the service staff jumps into action, pooling their resources to get her to the ball and back by midnight.--Summary adaptated from container
The lighter side of Lauritz Melchior by Lauritz Melchior( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Gershwin memorial concert, September 8, 1937 by George Gershwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mad about music( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The neglected daughter of a famous actress conjures up an elaborate fantasy life in a comedy of mistaken identity
Three smart girls grow up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that their parents are back together, the Craig girls think life is going to be easy. It is, until Kay falls in love with Joan's fiance
Letter of introduction by John M Stahl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about an aging matinee idol whose life is complicated by the reappearance of a daughter he abondoned twenty years earlier
That certain age( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crush on an older man threatens to derail a teeaged girl's high school musical revue
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
My man Godfrey
Alternative Names
Charles Previn Amerikaanse film componist, dirigent en dirigent

Charles Previn compositeur américain

Charles Previn compositore statunitense

Charles Previn US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist, Musikdirektor und Dirigent

Previn, C. 1888-1973

Previn, C. (Charles), 1888-1973

Чарльз Превин

چارلز پره‌وین

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Languages
English (56)

Latin (3)

German (1)

Covers
SaboteurMarlene Dietrich : the glamour collectionAlfred Hitchcock's shadow of a doubtThe invisible womanFirst love