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Walters, Charles 1911-1982

Overview
Works: 193 works in 610 publications in 5 languages and 10,679 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author, Photographer, Performer, Film editor, Composer, Choreographer, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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High society by Cole Porter( visu )
59 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
In this sophisticated musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( visu )
68 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,445 libraries worldwide
Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland. Too good to watch just at Easter time
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( visu )
33 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 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
The unsinkable Molly Brown ( visu )
20 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Molly, a poor, uneducated young woman, leaves her mountain cabin home in search of a rich husband and a better life. She finds both in Leadville Johnny Brown as she strikes it lucky and he strikes gold
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( visu )
17 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 733 libraries worldwide
When one of New York's top drama critics pans a good friend's show and its leading lady's performance, war is declared by both. The reviewer, his wife, four bratty kids, and their English sheepdog move to the country, but it does not solve the reviewer's problems
Summer stock by Charles Walters( visu )
15 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Romance blooms during the summer in New England when Jane Falbury's sister shows up with a theatrical troupe and convinces her to let them stage a musical in the barn
Good news ( visu )
19 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 393 libraries worldwide
A school librarian falls for a star football player in this lighthearted musical set in the gone-but-not-forgotten college days of the 20's
Jumbo ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 363 libraries worldwide
The story revolves around a circus owner with only two real attractions: his daughter and popular pachyderm Jumbo. Three-ring pandemonium breaks out when a handsome rival infiltrates the circus, and father, daughter and Dad's wise-cracking fiance are suddenly at risk of losing the greatest show on earth
The tender trap ( visu )
8 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Charlie Reader is successful with young ladies. One day he is visited by his old friend Joe, married with three children. Joe falls in love with Charlie's girl Sylvia while Charlie spends his time with young actress Julie
Lili by Charles Walters( visu )
24 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 300 libraries worldwide
A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets
Walk, don't run ( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 287 libraries worldwide
An English industrialist and a member of the U.S. Olympic team wind up sharing an apartment with a beautiful woman
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
Esther Williams ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Disc 1. "Bathing beauty" - 1944 .; Disc 2. "Easy to wed" - 1946 .; Disc 3. "On an island with you" - 1948 ; Disc 4. "Neptune's daughter) - 1949 Disc 5. "Dangerous when wet" - 1953
Dangerous when wet ( visu )
8 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A young woman enters a contest to be the first to swim the English Channel
Royal Wedding The Belle of New York by Stanley Donen( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Royal Wedding: Tom and Ellen are siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding
Irving Berlin's Easter Parade ( visu )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A 1912 song-and-dance man quarrels with one partner but finds another. His new partner falls head over heels for the king of hoofers
Joan Crawford collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
Esther Williams ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent
Easy to love ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Water skier and swimming star Julie Hallerton falls in love with Ray Lloyd. Ray is Julie's boss and the creator and operator of the show she stars in. Julie manages to stay mostly wet, while he stays mostly disinterested in anything other than the cash receipts
Torch song ( visu )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
 
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Charles Walters regista e attore statunitense
Charles Walters US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Choreograf
Чарльз Уолтерс
چارلز والترز طراح رقص و کارگردان آمریکایی
チャールズ・ウォルタース
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