WorldCat Identities

Howerd, Frankie

Overview
Works: 95 works in 156 publications in 1 language and 2,161 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Biography  Comedy films  Musical films  Humor  Television comedies  Operas  Fiction 
Roles: Singer, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Frankie Howerd Publications by Frankie Howerd
posthumous Publications by Frankie Howerd, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Frankie Howerd
Gilbert & Sullivan's H.M.S. Pinafore, or The lass that loved a sailor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore, Captain Corcoran 's ship and his crew await the coming of Sir Joseph Porter, who is going to inspect Corcoran's ship and marry his daughter, Josephine. But Josephine is secretly in love with Ralph Rackstraw, a member of the crew. they attempt to elope but are apprehended. Through a strange twist revealed by Buttercup, the bumboat woman, all ends happily after all"--Container
H.M.S. Pinafore by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the captain and crew of the H.M.S. Pinafore, and First Sea Lord Sir Joseph Porter, who loves the captain's daughter, Josephine--who loves Ralph the Boatswain. Through a strange twist, Ralph and the captain end up exchanging places, and all ends happily
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two comedies featuring Alex Guinness. The ladykillers: While plotting a heist, a band of crooks pose as amateur musicians, but find their landlady too much for them and ineffectually plot to kill her. The Lavender Hill mob: Everything goes wrong for a timid bank clerk plotting to steal a million pounds of gold from the Bank of England
Gilbert and Sullivan's trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trial by jury: The judge in a breach of promise case delivers an unusual verdict after telling the story of his own rise to wealth and success which involved marrying and then deserting the daughter of a rich lawyer--Cox and Box: A London landlord rents the same room to two tenants, one by day and one by night. When the two tenants eventually meet, they discover they are both engaged to the same woman
Gilbert & Sullivan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten classic musicals from Sullivan & Gilbert
Trumps - and how to come up by Frankie Howerd ( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous comedian's anecdotes involving himself, celebrities and others, showing how to face insurmountable odds and come up trumps
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plusieurs artistes interpreĢ€tent deux douzaines de chansons des Beatles dans un paysage de culture pop
A funny thing happened on the way to the forum original Broadway cast by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program notes included. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
H.M.S. Pinafore or, The lass that loved a sailor by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore, Captain Concoran 's ship and his crew await the coming of Sir Joseph Porter, who is going to inspect Corcoran's ship and marry his daughter, Josephine. But Josephine is secretly in love with Ralph Rackstraw, a member of the crew. they attempt to elope but are apprehended. Through a strange twist revealed by Buttercup, the bumboat woman, all ends happily after all"--Container
Gilbert & Sullivan's Trial by jury Cox and Box, or The long lost brothers by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frankie Howard Show by Frankie Howerd ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carry on doctor by Gerald Thomas ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Tinkle presides over the wards at Borough County Hospital, where patients, doctors and nurses alike all harbour hidden passions for each other. His stern demeanour is disrupted by the arrival of Nurse Sandra May, a young woman from his past who raises the blood pressure of the entire male hospital population. His underhand plots with the matron to dismiss one of the more popular doctors inspire, of all things, a patients' revolt! The gags and laughter fly in this raucous comedy
H.M.S. Pinafore by W. S Gilbert ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
British cinema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Known for their quirky characters, plots and settings, British comedy films are legend in producing some of the most famous and memorable comic actors and characters in the last fifty years
The Frankie Howerd show by Frankie Howerd ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum original London cast by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy greats ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to Frankie Howerd featuring the finest moments from his stand-up and sketch shows and classic moments from the comedy sitcom 'Up Pompeii'
Vestal virgins ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legacy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great St. Trinian's train robbery by Frank Launder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The monstrous St. Trinian's schoolgirls and headmistress Amber Spottiswood are on the move again, this time to Hamingwell Grange. But the Great Train Robbers have got there before them - and left over 2 million pounds hidden under the stage
 
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Alternative Names
Howard, Francis
Howerd, Francis Alick 1917-1992
Ordex, Ronnie
Ordex, Ronnie 1917-1992
Languages
English (71)
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