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Chakiris, George

Overview
Works: 121 works in 376 publications in 8 languages and 8,247 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Operas  Musicals  Violin with orchestra  Caricatures and cartoons  Interviews  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Dancer, Other
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Chakiris
 
Most widely held works by George Chakiris
West Side story by Robert Wise ( Visual )
102 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 5,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
West Side story original Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the soundtrack of the film version of "West Side Story," a tale of a young couple caught in the crossfire of rival gangs
Les Demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic musical about two artistic twin sisters and two men, who are looking for love without realizing their ideal partner is nearby
Is Paris burning? by René Clément ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
633 Squadron ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An RAF squadron is assigned to fly Mosquito bombers into Norway to destroy the Nazis' rocket fuel plants
Diamond head ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Hawaiian landowner and Senate candidate brings destruction and misery to his family via his stubbornness
Kings of the sun ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a terrible battle leaves young Balam king of his Mayan tribe, he leads his people out of Mexico to escape the rival clan still hunting them. But upon reaching their new home, a hostile Native American tribe attacks and the Mayans manage to capture Black Eagle, the Native American leader. While held prisoner, Black Eagle manages to earn Balam's respect and the kings agree to peace. But when Balam's old rivals arrive looking for a fight, the newly allied kings must take up arms and stand together in order to repel the invading force and save their people
The big cube ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former actress and a widow to a wealthy tycoon who died in an accident off the coast of Mexico is targeted by her spoiled step-daughter for the inheritance
West Side story : a musical by Leonard Bernstein ( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... this electrifying musical sets the ageless tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in the slums of 1950s' New York." [box cover note]
La ragazza di Bube ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Italian and Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A peasant girl falls in love with a stranger and waits patiently for the man she barely knows to be released from prison
Squadron ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Excitement and adventures in the war-torn skies over northern Europe during World War II
The high bright sun by Ralph Thomas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young American archaeologist of Cypriot parentage is visiting Cypriot friends who, unbeknown to her, are involved in the local terrorist racket
Memories are made of these by George Chakiris ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
633 squadron Bridge at Remagen ; Devil's brigade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
633 squadron: An RAF squadron is assigned to fly Mosquito bombers into Norway to destroy the Nazis' rocket fuel plants. -- The bridge at Remagen: Based on the true story of an astute American general and a high-ranking German officer, torn by the conflicting demands of his country and fellow countrymen, during the last days of World War II. -- Devil's brigade: Based on the 1st Special Service Force of World War II. Misfit American GIs join efficient Canadian troops for commando tactics against the Nazis in Italy during World War II
George Chakiris by George Chakiris ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les demoiselles de Rochefort Les demoiselles ont eu 25 ans by Jacques Demy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Face A - Les Demoiselles de Rochefort : Des jumelles de 25 ans, Delphine et Solange, donnent des cours de danse et de solfège en rêvant au grand amour. Une fête foraine vient s'installer dans la ville créant une animation inhabituelle
Flight from Ashiya ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A U.S./Japanese co-production. Three rescue pilots must overcome their fears, differences and hatreds as they undertake the dangerous rescue of raft-bound Japanese on storm-tossed seas
Women in peril ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trog: A search team captures a wild creature suspected of killing British students. An anthropologist realizes the creature is the missing link. While trying to educate the beast, he escapes and abducts a little girl
White Christmas by Irving Berlin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical comedy about a pair of song-and-dance men. After Davis saves the life of his Army captain Wallace and the war ends, he convinces the crooner to team up with him. The duo find success as first a song-and-dance act and then as producers of musical revues. After meeting the performing Haynes sisters, Betty and Judy, the entertainers join the women for a vacation in Vermont, where they discover a troubled inn run by their old general. To help Waverly, Wallace and Davis transport their musical company to the resort for a big show, and invite the men from the old army division. Between rehearsals for the show, Davis and Judy work on fixing up the more reticent Wallace and Betty. Rehearsal numbers for the revue include a minstrel show and "Choreography," a parody of modern dance by Kaye, Gray, and her company that is interrupted by a jazz dance number from Vera-Ellen and Brascia
You're mine, you by George Chakiris ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kerris, George
Kerris, George 1934-
Languages
English (163)
French (46)
Italian (15)
Multiple languages (5)
Spanish (5)
German (4)
Japanese (1)
Hindi (1)
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