WorldCat Identities

Freeman, Kathleen 1919-2001

Works: 38 works in 109 publications in 4 languages and 6,451 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Road films  Western films  Romance films  Christmas films  Animated films  History 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Costume designer, Performer, Author of introduction, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kathleen Freeman
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as are his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish costar. Rediscover the musical masterpiece in dazzling, restored high definition, featuring an all-new documentary special feature that salutes not just the all-time favorite, but also the musical legacy of its producer, songwriter Arthur Freed
Hocus Pocus by Kenny Ortega( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a trio of witches who return from 17th-century Salem after they have been accidentally conjured up by some unsuspecting pranksters
The nutty professor by Jerry Lewis( Visual )

24 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To improve his social life, a nerdish professor drinks a potion that temporarily turns him into the handsome, but obnoxious, Buddy Love
The Blues Brothers by John Landis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues Brothers 2000: Eighteen years after the brothers' original "mission from God," Elwood Blues is getting out of prison and discovering that much has changed in the time he's been away. His partner, Jake is gone, his band is no longer together and the orphanage where he grew up has been demolished. Elwood soon realizes that he must embark on a whole new mission to reassemble the old band this time with the help of a soulful bartender, compete at Queen Moussette's Battle of the Bands and set a wayward orphan named Buster on the path to redemption. In the midst of the mayhem, he's got to prove to the police that there's magic in the music and a mysterious method behind the Blues Brothers' madness
The far country by Anthony Mann( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solid western saga set against the colorful, scenic backdrop of Alaskan mining camps
The disorderly orderly by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and French and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Lewis is the mad medicine man. Before he flunks out of med school, he'll have you in stitches. Even if you don't bust a gut when he sets a patient's hair on fire, you could die laughing during the high-speed ambulance chase
The ladies man by Jerry Lewis( Visual )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After being jilted by his gal, a depressed Herbert swears off romantic entanglements and is determined to live his life as a confirmed bachelor. However, he then finds employment at a Hollywood boardinghouse for women"--Container
The good guys and the bad guys by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The West has been won and lawman James Flagg was there to help win it. But it's now the early 1900s and time, like a horseless carriage chugging ahead of a saddled palomino, has passed Flagg by. He's one of the last of a dying breed. And the first to take action when old-time thievery returns to this new Old West
Topper( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banker Cosmo Topper and his wife live quiet lives until two of Topper's stockholders, the Kirbys, drive off the road and suddenly find they've become ghosts! Their first mission is to move in with the Toppers and loosen them up, making the Topper household anything but quiet
Jerry Lewis : the "legendary Jerry" collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Support your local sheriff! by James Garner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
4 film favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ladies man: After his girl leaves him for someone else, Herbert gets really depressed and starts searching for a job. He finally finds one in a mansion which is inhabited by many, many women. Can he live in the same home with all these females? The bellboy: Anything can go wrong, and does, with Stanley, a non-speaking, bumbling bellhop at the ritzy Fontainebleau Hotel in Florida's Miami Beach. Guests may come and guests may go, but Stanley is on duty day after day at the posh resort, encountering (and creating) all sorts of catastrophes. The errand boy: Hired to act as the eyes and ears of a motion picture studio mogul, studio mail room clerk Morty is to roam the lot and report back with any questionable activities; however, the shenanigans and hijinks he uncovers are ones of his own doing. The Patsy: When a star comedian dies, his comedy team decides to train a nobody to fill his shoes. But the man they choose, bellboy Stanley Belt, can't do anything right. The big TV show is getting closer, and Stanley gets worse all the time
Richie Rich's Christmas wish by David Gallagher( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Richie accidentally wrecks a sleigh full of presents for needy children, he wishes he'd never been born. He gets more than he bargained for when Professor Keenbean's Wishing Machine actually makes his wish come true. Now he's caught in the middle of an upside-down world where nothing's the way he remembers it, and no one remembers him either
The willies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boys on a camping trip tell whoppers about a chicken-fried rat, huge flies, and a bathroom monster
Docteur Jerry et Mister Love by Jerry Lewis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professeur de chimie dans une université américaine, Julius F. Kelp souffre d'un complexe d'infériorité dû à une timidité maladive, bien qu'une de ses étudiantes, la ravissante Stella Purdy, lui témoigne un intérêt certain. Kelp décide alors de devenir un bel homme. Il prend des leçons de gymnastique ... qui ne réussissent qu'à l'épuiser. Il décide alors de tester sur lui-même une potion révolutionnaire
L'Agent Fait la Farce 33 1/3( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar night. Who will win? Who will lose? And will someone please kick that numbskull off stage? Wait! That's no ordinary numbskull. That's Lt. Frank Drebin, crashing the ceremonies to stop a terrorist plot that could mean curtains for him, or will a simple window shade be enough?
Kolchak, the night stalker : the Trevi collection/the youth killer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Trevi collection, murder in a world of high fashion involves a witch. In Youth killer, a modern Helen of Troy sacrifices young clients of a computer-dating service
Jerry Lewis Comedies : The Nutty professor, The Family jewels, Cinderfella, The Disorderly orderly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disorderly Orderly: When he flunks out of med school, Jerome Littlefield goes to work as an orderly in a private rest home where he wreaks havoc for everyone concerned. Dr. Jean Howard is the exasperated head of the sanitarium who almost becomes a patient after the antics of the frantic employee. When talkative patient Mrs. Fuzzibee happily and continuously relates her maladies to Jerome, he hilariously has psychosomatic symptoms that mirror those of the nutty woman. He discovers that his high school girl of his dreams, Susan Andrews has been brought to the sanitarium after a suicide attempt. He secretly pays for the destitute young woman's stay while helping to restore her confidence and self respect, much to the jealousy of his girlfriend, Julie Blair, a young and pretty nurse who has high hopes of becoming the future Mrs. Littlefield
The nutty professor : 50th anniversary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nutty professor: "A mild-mannered chemistry teacher who longs to attract the girl of his dreams Professor Julius Kelp invents a potion that turns him into a sexy, self-assured swinger called Buddy Love. But he can't control when he turns back into his nutty self, and the comedic complications are classic!"--Container
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Freeman, Katherine 1919-2001

Kathleen Freeman actrice américaine

Kathleen Freeman actriu estatunidenca

Kathleen Freeman actriz estadounidense

Kathleen Freeman Amerikaans acteur

Kathleen Freeman Amerikaans actrice

Kathleen Freeman amerikansk skådespelare

Kathleen Freeman amerikansk skodespelar

Kathleen Freeman amerikansk skuespiller

Kathleen Freeman attrice statunitense

Kathleen Freeman US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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The nutty professorThe Blues BrothersRichie Rich's Christmas wish