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Lahr, Bert 1895-1967

Overview
Works: 197 works in 486 publications in 7 languages and 13,055 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Film soundtracks  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Bert Lahr, published posthumously.
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The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
151 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 7,341 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidentally lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Sound Recording )
31 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas
Just around the corner ( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
Waiting for Godot : a tragiccomedy by Samuel Beckett( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 libraries worldwide
By the side of a deserted country road, two tramps await the arrival of the mysterious Godot. The more they argue, question and complain, the more their predicament begins to resemble that of humanity looking for meaning in an absurd universe
The Wizard of Oz ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
Cole Porter's musical comedy Anything goes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
"On a luxurious ocean liner, a nightclub singer helps a fellow American woo an heiress who is returning home to marry a man she doesn't love. Looking to elude his boss, the American disguises himself as a gangster traveling with a minister, who is actually a gangster."--Container
The night they raided Minsky's by William Friedkin( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
In 1925 a beautiful young Amish woman leaves her strict family household and comes to New York City in hopes of becoming a dancer. There she becomes involved with a burlesque comic and by accident invents the strip tease
The story & songs of the Wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack by Harold Arlen( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Retelling of L. Frank Baum's story The Wizard of Oz with songs "Over the rainbow" and "Follow the yellow brick road."
The wizard of Oz : original motion picture soundtrack by Harold Arlen( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Two on the aisle : a Broadway production by Jule Styne( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Ship ahoy ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A leggy lead dancer on a cruise ship who is asked to transport a mine to Puerto Rico. Eager to aid the war effort, she agrees, but neither she nor her pulp-fiction author beau knows she's actually working for spies - who got the idea from one of his potboiler novels
Rose Marie ( visu )
4 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in German and English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Filmed largely on location in the Canadian Rockies, Rose Marie combines a charming tale of a tomboy becoming a lady with two love triangles, a murder mystery, settler-vs.-Indian strife and glorious music, including four of the original stage production's tunes: Rose Marie, The Indian Love Call, The Mounties and in a knockout production number staged by Busby Berkeley, Totem Tom Tom
Shirley Temple : little darling collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Eighteen of the most popular films starring Shirley Temple in her child star years
The great waltz ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of composer Johann Strauss
The Wizard of Oz : the 75th anniversary anthology by Harold Arlen( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
You're the top by Ethel Merman( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Cole Porter's Anything goes by Cole Porter( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Television adaptations of Broadway musicals from the 50's
Ship ahoy by Burton Lane( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Magicien d'Oz by Victor Fleming( visu )
6 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in French and English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
Shirley Temple little darling collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
 
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Bert Lahr acteur américain
Bert Lahr Amerikaans acteur
Bert Lahr attore statunitense
Bert Lahr US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Lahrheim Irving 1895-1967
Larheim, Irving 1895-1967
Берт Лар
Բերտ Լար
バート・ラー
伯特·拉爾
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