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Freed, Arthur 1894-1973

Overview
Works: 980 works in 2,840 publications in 7 languages and 44,735 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Biographical films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Musicals 
Roles: Producer, Lyricist, Composer, Author, Production personnel, pmn, Librettist, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Director, fmp, Performer, Arranger, Musician, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Arthur Freed
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Most widely held works by Arthur Freed
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( visu )
197 editions published between 1051 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 5,164 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
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
83 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,839 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
65 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,745 libraries worldwide
A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with a rich and handsome boulevardier
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
52 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,944 libraries worldwide
In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
Show boat by Jerome Kern( visu )
33 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 1,920 libraries worldwide
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( visu )
45 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,798 libraries worldwide
Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
34 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( visu )
30 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland
The band wagon by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
39 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,273 libraries worldwide
Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage
Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( visu )
68 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,196 libraries worldwide
A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer Jerome Kern
Cabin in the sky by Vernon Duke( visu )
18 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
The fable of rascally Little Joe, torn between the love of his good wife Petunia and the wiles of good-time bad girl Georgia Brown ... and caught in a tug-of-war between emissaries from the Lord and Satan
The Broadway melody by Bei meng te( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 955 libraries worldwide
The Broadway Melody offers snarky, wiseacre humor, and effervescent charm. The Mahoney Sisters are successful singers in the boondocks, and now they've come to New York for the big time. Hank (Henrietta) is the smart one, while Queenie is the beautiful one--as Hank's fiancé Eddie Kearns says, they're "a coupla swell kids." Songwriter Eddie gets the girls a part in a revue featuring his song, "The Broadway Melody." Eddie, long engaged to Hank, falls for Queenie, whom he hasn't seen since she was a little girl. But Eddie and Queenie are both devoted to Hank, so Queenie gives in to the wooing of one of the show's rich backers, so as not to come between Hank and Eddie. This only causes more trouble, because both Hank and Eddie know exactly what kind of danger Queenie is courting by putting herself in a playboy's hands
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( visu )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade
Annie get your gun by Panola College( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world--until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( visu )
70 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 918 libraries worldwide
When their show closes in New York, siblings Tom and Ellen Bowen head across the Atlantic by ship to England for a chance at another performance. During the voyage, Ellen falls for a British lord and when they land, Tom becomes attracted to a dancer he meets at an audition. Will Tom and Ellen's newfound romances break up their partnership?
Ziegfeld follies by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
15 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 715 libraries worldwide
A dead showman looks down upon the Earth and dreams of his perfect show. A who's who of credited and uncredited Hollywood talents
Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 711 libraries worldwide
The Harvey girls by George Sydney( visu )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Susan meets a cheery group of young women traveling out to open a 'Harvey House' restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travelers
San Francisco by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
3 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
A Barbary Coast saloon keeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco
It's always fair weather by Stanley Donen( visu )
6 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Three World War II buddies vow to reunite for old time's sake in 10 years. When they do they find their friendship has fizzled, until a day of tangling with romance, the fight game, the ad biz and a new medium called TV restores their bond. Highlights include a romp that uses trash-can lids as dancing shoes, Cyd Charisse routine with broken nosed boxers, and Kelly's tap dance on roller skates
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Freed Amerikaans filmproducent (1894-1973)
Arthur Freed attore, cantante e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Arthur Freed producteur et parolier américain
Arthur Freed productor de cine estadounidense
Arthur Freed US-amerikanischer Musicalproduzent und Liedertexter
Freed
Fried Arthur 1894-1973
Grossman, Arthur 1894-1973
Артур Фрид
ארתור פריד
ארתור פריד שחקן אמריקאי
آرتور فرید تهیه‌کننده و آهنگساز آمریکایی
アーサー・フリード
亚瑟·弗里德
阿瑟·弗里德
Languages
English (780)
Spanish (38)
French (12)
Italian (10)
German (5)
Multiple languages (1)
Panjabi (1)
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