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Keeler, Ruby

Overview
Works: 136 works in 288 publications in 5 languages and 6,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Dance films  Filmed dance  Fiction  Comedy films  Show business films  Film excerpts  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Singer, Costume designer, Narrator, Host, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( visu )
22 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
A Broadway musical producer desperate for success sends in an understudy when his star twists her ankle
Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
26 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 929 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy film about an aspiring songwriter, four single actresses, and the staging of a new musical play on Broadway. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Footlight parade by Lloyd Bacon( visu )
27 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 851 libraries worldwide
Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
Dames by Busby Berkeley( visu )
17 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends and family members caught in the middle
No, no, Nanette [a new 1925 musical] by Vincent Youmans( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 731 libraries worldwide
The Busby Berkeley disc ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
A collection of 21 song-and-dance numbers choreographed & directed by Busby Berkeley, excerpted from movie musicals originally released by Warner Bros. Pictures between 1933-1937
The Busby Berkeley book by Tony Thomas( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Flirtation walk ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
"A Musical-romance with Dick Powell as a private stationed in Hawaii who gets involved with Ruby Keeler, the general's engaged daughter. In order to avoid a scandal, the pair break up, but meet again years later when Powell's at West Point producing the annual play that turns out to star Keeler."--Internet Movie Database
50 years of film music ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas
The golden age of the Hollywood musical by David Merrick( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Hooray for Hollywood original soundtrack recording ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
That's dancing! original motion picture soundtrack ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Colleen ( visu )
2 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
"This merry love-and-money plot involves a wheeler-dealer (Jack Oakie) who convinces goofy millionaire (Hugh Herbert) to back chic dress shop run by two cuties (Keeler and Blondell), much to the chagrin of the millionaire's all-business nephew (Powell)."--Container
Go into your dance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
"The story is a quick-stepping backstager, with Jolson as an irresponsible stage star beholden to a gangster and Keeler as a devoted hoofer who helps the star launch a new show."--Container
Movie musicals, 1927 to 1936 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Shipmates forever ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"A midshipman (Powell), who'd rather be a crooner than a salior, and a dance instructor (Keeler), who'd rather not chart a life's course with a navy man. Time and circumstance (including danger at sea during a training cruise) will change all that."--Container
Al Jolson on the silver screen by Harry Warren( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
TCM greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
42nd Street (1933, 89 min.): The movie musical that introduced the choreography of Busby Berkeley, 42nd Street also contains the classic plot involving a tyrannical director, egotistical leading lady and wide-eyed ingénue, all set to a standout musical score
Ready, willing and able ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
American Jane Clarke tries to pass herself off as a London musical star with the same name, unfortunately while she can dance, she can not sing
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Keeler, Ethel
Keeler, Ethel 1909-1993
Keeler, Ethel, 1910-1993
Keeler, Ethel Hilda
Lowe, Ruby Keeler
Ruby Keeler Amerikaans actrice (1910-1993)
Ruby Keeler attrice e cantante statunitense
Ruby Keeler Canadian-born American actress, dancer, singer
Ruby Keeler US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Килер, Руби
Руби Килер американская актриса, танцовщица и певица канадского происхождения
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