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Walters, Charles 1911-1982

Overview
Works: 169 works in 713 publications in 7 languages and 11,859 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Biographical films  Historical films  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Other, Film editor, Performer, Restager, Composer, fmd, Choreographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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High society by Charles Walters( visu )
75 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,673 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 )
85 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland
The unsinkable Molly Brown ( visu )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and held by 1,152 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 )
39 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,058 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
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( visu )
25 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 738 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, their 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 )
23 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and held by 612 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 )
22 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 402 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 )
12 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
This MGM musical comedy, adapted from a 1930s stage show, is set amidst the world of circus performers. At the turn of the century a family run circus is in danger of going broke. In desperation owner Pop Wonder hires publicity man Sam Rawlins to save his family from insolvency. Sam's ulterior motive is to make his own father's rival circus thrive by sabotaging Pop's business. When Sam falls for Pop's daughter Kitty, he decides to reinvigorate her father's business, thus undermining his own father"--Container
The tender trap ( visu )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 335 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 )
29 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 321 libraries worldwide
A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets, and their lonely puppeteer
Walk, don't run ( visu )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 309 libraries worldwide
"William Rutland arrive à Tokyo pendant les Jeux Olympiques. Sans endroit où dormir il se retrouve à partager l'appartement de Christine Easton. Plus tard, William et Samantha rencontrent Steve Davis, étudiant en architecture et athlète olympique qui ne sait pas non plus où loger. Invité à partager l'appartement, le jeune homme joue l'entremetteur en tentant de réunir William et Christine."--[allociné.fr]
Esther Williams ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Bathing beauty: "A contrived misunderstanding leads to the breakup of a songwriter and his fiancée. She returns to work as a gym teacher at an all-girls school, but a legal loophole allows the man to enroll as one of her students"--IMDb.com
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 194 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
Dangerous when wet ( visu )
8 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
A young woman enters a contest to be the first to swim the English Channel
Royal Wedding The Belle of New York ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 132 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 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
Torch song ( visu )
8 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and held by 102 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
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
The Harvey girls: 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
Esther Williams by Esther Williams( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 94 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
Irving Berlin's easter parade ( visu )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 3 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
 
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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
צ'ארלס וולטרס
چارلز والترز طراح رقص و کارگردان آمریکایی
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