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Walters, Charles 1911-1982

Overview
Works: 194 works in 609 publications in 7 languages and 11,460 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Composer, Restager, Choreographer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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High society by Charles Walters( visu )
61 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,652 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
The unsinkable Molly Brown ( visu )
20 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and held by 1,077 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
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( visu )
30 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,049 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
Irving Berlin's Easter parade ( visu )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and held by 908 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
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( visu )
19 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 734 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
Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( visu )
64 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland
Summer stock by Charles Walters( visu )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 580 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 )
18 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 404 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 by Charles Walters( visu )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this circus epic set at the turn of the century. The story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. Includes lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The circus footage was directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
The tender trap ( visu )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 326 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
Walk, don't run ( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 304 libraries worldwide
An English industrialist and a member of the U.S. Olympic team wind up sharing an apartment with a beautiful woman
Lili by Charles Walters( visu )
17 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets, and their lonely puppeteer
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Singin' in the rain: Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are the darlings of the silent silver screen. Offscreen, Don is aided by his happy-go-lucky friend and piano accompanist, Cosmo Brown. Don tries to dodge Lina's romantic overtures. In the transition period from silent movies to talking pictures, Don happens to meet Kathy Selden while escaping from his fans and falls in love with her. The movie becomes a talking musical and Lina has a horrible voice. Cosmo and Don decides to dub her, using Kathy's voice instead. When the jealous Lina finds out, she doesn't want to share the credits with Kathy and tries to force the studio to use Kathy in the shadow to dub her in other productions. When Lina decides to talk and sing to the audience, the truth arises
Dangerous when wet ( visu )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A young woman enters a contest to become the first to swim the English Channel
Esther Williams ( visu )
2 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
Royal Wedding ; The Belle of New York ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Royal Wedding: Tom and Ellen are siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding
Joan Crawford collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 106 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 by Esther Williams( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 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 by Charles Walters( visu )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 90 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 )
5 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 Amerikaans filmregisseur (1911-1982)
Charles Walters amerikai rendező, koreográfus, 1911-82
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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