WorldCat Identities

Edens, Roger 1905-1970

Works: 324 works in 555 publications in 3 languages and 7,349 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musicals  Motion picture music  Romance films  Teen films  Dance films 
Roles: Producer, Composer, Arranger, Lyricist, Performer, Author, Adapter, Instrumentalist, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Roger Edens
Most widely held works by Roger Edens
Funny face by Stanley Donen( Visual )

39 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cinderella story about an inconspicuous salesgirl who is whisked off to Paris by a group of fashion magazine sophisticates and is transformed into a dazzling model with whom the magazine's photographer falls in love
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
The Harvey girls by George Sidney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a " Harvey House " restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of the Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
Love finds Andy Hardy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's almost time for the big Christmas Dance and Andy Hardy has a new tuxedo and opera hat to wear to the event and an $20 jalopy to take him there. Now all he needs is a date. Problem is Andy has two gorgeous dates lined up. And a third, a new girl next door named Betsy, is also aching to go
Show boat : original motion picture soundtrack by Jerome Kern( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the immortal musical play by Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strike up the band: Jimmy, a bandleader, and Mary, a singer, are talented high school students trying to climb the ladder of success. As a team, they sing and dance their way to the top, but not without difficulty
Deep in my heart by Stanley Donen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Broadway swings to the jazzy beat of ragtime, Sigmund Romberg continues to play the beautiful waltzes of his native Austria at the Cafe Vienna. Persuaded by the cafe owner to compose in the new style, he creates a hit song, which leads to great musical success, but the woman he loves is reluctant to return his feelings
Funny face by George Gershwin( Recording )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young St. Louis girl and her family are troubled to discover that their Father has accepted a transfer to New York City which will cause them to miss the St. Louis World's Fair
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown( )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For me and my gal by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Después de un café nocturno, dos artistas de vodevil, Jo Hayden y Harry Palmer, se sientan junto a un piano para sacar una canción. Unos instantes bastan para que José dé cuenta de que acaba de encontrar lo que no estaba buscando: una pareja
Invitation to the dance by Gene Kelly( Visual )

3 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gene Kelly brings his remarkable talents as star, director and choreographer to this glittering gala of music, dance and pantomime--and the result is a lush, one-of-a-kind musical flight of fancy. In Circus, a clown (Kelly) in a small carnival troupe is hopelessly in love with the show's high-wire walker. Ring around the rosy is a satiric tale about a bracelet which travels from the wrist of one fickle lover to another. Sinbad the sailor blends live action and animation as Kelly dances his way into an Arabian nights world after rubbing Aladdin's lamp"--Container
Born to dance by Prod Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailor Ted meets Nora at the Lonely Hearts Club and falls in love. Nora aspires to become a dancing star, but her career nearly ends before it begins when she inadvertently comes between Broadway luminary Lucy James and her producer-lover
Broadway melody of 1936 by Norman Jewison( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovely, gifted Irene Foster hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her--and her talent. Gordon is too busy sparring with a dirt-dishing gossip columnist to notice, but his wisecracking, heart-of-gold secretary certainly does. She and Irene must use their wits to show him what he's missing!
Broadway melody of 1938( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Raleight wants to produce a show on Broadway. He finds a backer, Herman Whipple and a leading lady, Sally Lee. But Caroline Whipple forces Steve to use a known star, not a newcomer. Sally purchases a horse, she used to train when her parents had a farm before the depression and with to ex-vaudevillians, she trains it to win a race, providing the money Steve needs for his show
Strike up the band( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After many setbacks, a high-school band raises the money needed to take part in a nationwide radio contest
Lady be good( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songwriters Dixie Donegan and Eddie Crane are still in love after their divorce. Dixie's friend Marilyn Marsh tries to convince them to marry again, but this isn't that easy
Singin' in the rain : music from the original motion picture soundtrack (deluxe edition)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deluxe edition this classic musical soundtrack includes all of the music from the hit 1952 film along with previously unreleased material and more than a dozen original recordings of songs from earlier films that were referenced in the film
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Alternative Names

Edens, Roger

Roger Edens Amerikaans filmproducent (1905-1970)

Roger Edens compositeur américain

Roger Edens compositor estadounidense

Roger Edens compositore statunitense

Roger Edens US-amerikanischer Komponist, Filmkomponist und Filmproduzent

Роджер Эденс

רוג'ר איידן שחקן אמריקאי

راجر ایدنس بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و آهنگساز آمریکایی




Singin' in the rain