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Howerd, Frankie

Overview
Works: 112 works in 200 publications in 2 languages and 2,153 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Caper films  Television adaptations  Televised operas  Opera television programs  Musical films  Rock films  Popular music  Children's sound recordings 
Roles: Singer, Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Frankie Howerd
 
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Most widely held works by Frankie Howerd
Gilbert & Sullivan's H.M.S. Pinafore, or The lass that loved a sailor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 516 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 )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 220 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 2010 in English and German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a gang of crooks who rent a house in London, and the innocent old landlady that they think they can easily kill
Gilbert and Sullivan's trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 143 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
Songs for boys and girls( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous comedian's anecdotes involving himself, celebrities and others, showing how to face insurmountable odds and come up trumps
H.M.S. Pinafore : or, The lass that loved a sailor by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 49 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
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plusieurs artistes interprètent deux douzaines de chansons des Beatles dans un paysage de culture pop
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

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

Carry on doctor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 17 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
British cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 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
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 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie Howard Show by Frankie Howerd( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Please yourselves by Frankie Howerd( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titter lots at Frankie Howerd's ditties, sketches, limericks and stand up, recorded in front of a specially-invited audience. The star of TV's 'Up Pompeii' and mainstay of innumerable 'Carry-On' films, Frankie Howerd causes a mayhem of mirth, where even his co-stars can't help laughing. As well as songs, stories, naughtiness and his usual audience banter, 'Please Yourselves' sees Frankie visiting his (female) doctor about an accident where he fell artichoke over chip, which squashed his sprouts and gave him an enormous swelling on his broad beans
The Frankie Howerd confessions by Frankie Howerd( Recording )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of 6 playlets gives Frankie full scope to use all of his most famous lines. Joan Sims, of Carry On fame, joins him in telling his confessions
Vestal virgins( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The runaway bus( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carefree comedy in the tradition of the finest British farces-- with a bit of Stagecoach and Agatha Christie-style mystery thrown in. A bus is crawling along a fogbound road at night, carrying stranded passengers from one airport to another. On board: a dotty, umbrella-waving old lady; a mousy little man she has designs on; a very proper but vaguely sinister gentlemen; a voluptuous young woman obsessed with gory horror novels; a no-nonsense stewardess; a handsome pilot who hides a guilty secret; and the bumbling driver, who got lost several times before even boarding the bus! There's also a fortune in gold bullion, just stolen from the airport, and concealed in the trunk by the thieves
The great St. Trinian's train robbery( 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
Comedy greats( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 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'
 
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The ladykillers
Alternative Names
Frankie Howerd acteur britannique

Frankie Howerd britischer Schauspieler

Frankie Howerd British actor

Frankie Howerd Brits acteur (1917-1992)

Howard, Francis Alick

Howard Francis Alick 1917-1992

Howard, Frankie

Howerd, Francis Alick 1917-1992

Ordex, Ronnie 1917-1992

Френки Хауерд британски комичар

Фрэнки Ховерд

フランキー・ハワード

弗兰基·豪尔德

法蘭基·霍爾德

Languages
English (86)

German (1)

Covers
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandPlease yourselves