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Brown, Joe E. (Joe Evan) 1892-1973

Overview
Works: 208 works in 338 publications in 5 languages and 8,887 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Epic films  Road films  Romance films  Comedy films  Feature films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Speaker, Correspondent, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( visu )
47 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,738 libraries worldwide
In order to escape retaliation after they witness a gangland murder, two unemployed musicians disguise themselves as women and join an all-girl band headed to Miami. En route, one falls for the band's lovelorn singer, who thinks she loves an aged playboy. Their cover is blown by his love interest and by a mob boss, who refuses to fall for their hoax
Show boat by George Sidney( visu )
19 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,852 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
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
In a lively discussion with Lord Kelvin, inventor Phileas Fogg states his belief that it's possible for someone to travel around the globe in a mere 80 days. Kelvin challenges him to prove it, and adds a wager: if Fogg can't circumnavigate the globe in 80 days, he'll have to give up inventing forever. Fogg and his crew of two take the challenge. They travel by train, boat, balloon, horseback, or any other means at their disposal. However, Fogg and his companions are accused of involvement in a bank robbery and have to clear their names as well
Show boat original motion picture soundtrack by Jerome Kern( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
From the immortal musical play by Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
On a winding desert highway, eight vacation-bound motorists share an experience that alters their plans, and their lives! After a mysterious stranger divulges the location of a stolen fortune, they each speed off in a mind-bending, car-bashing race for the loot, and the most sidesplitting laugh fest in history
Hollywood canteen ( visu )
3 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
A corporal wins a date with Joan Leslie in this salute to the World War II landmark, the Hollywood canteen
The comedy of terrors ; The raven ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Raven: Based on the poem by Edgar Allan Poe. Craven is visited one night by a talking raven and learns that it is really his fellow magician, Dr. Bedlo, who has been transformed into a bird by the evil Scarabus. The raven further unravels the devious scheme of Craven's wife, who has tricked her husband into believing her dead so she could desert him for the comforts of Scarabus' wealth and power
Route 66 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue their trek across North America, hopping from town to town and giving aid to anyone in need. Buz eventually stops traveling the road and Tod is joined by a new traveling companion, Lincoln Case
The comedy of terrors by Jacques Tourneur( visu )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The Hinchley and Trumbull Funeral Parlor is on the verge of financial ruin. Hinchley, 92 years old and senile, had entrusted the business to his lazy, drunken son-in-law, Trumbull. To make matters worse, their landlord is now threatening to evict them. Forced to act, Trumbull devises a murderous scheme that will drum up new "customers" and pay back his landlord at the same time
Sally ( visu )
2 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Marilyn Miller repeats her Broadway triumph. A New York City waitress is hired to impersonate a famous Russian dancer, where she finds that her love interest is engaged to another woman. Her own love of dancing leads her to star in a Broadway musical. Although originally produced as a color film, the only print now available is in b & w; in 1990, a color print of the musical number "Wild rose" was found and restored to the print
Alibi Ike ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Baseball rookie Frank X. Farrell is a phenom, a kid who can hurl the ol' horsehide and swing the lumber so well he may lead Chicago's beloved Cubbies to a pennant. He can sure spin excuses and blarney, too! Joe E. Brown brings a whirlybird wind-up and a love for the game to this comic Ring Lardner tale. You can't tell the players without a scorecard but sports-minded moviegoers recognized Bob Meusel, Jim Thorpe and other former professional ball players on the film's diamonds
Hollywood comedy legends : 50 movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Featuring a lineup of big Hollywood stars, these light-hearted productions feature the witty dialogue, slapstick humor and crazy antics from the golden age of cinema. Cherish the wisecracks, pratfalls and playful plot twists that lead to hilarious results in this one-of-a-kind collection that will make you say, 'They just don't make them like they used to ... '
Earthworm tractors ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
When ambitious salesman Alexander Botts learns that his fiancee will not marry him unless he sells a big important product, he decides to sell tractors-- unfortunately he knows nothing about them
Earnings in Southwestern petroleum industry, April 1943 by Joe E Brown( Book )
2 editions published in 1944 in Undetermined and English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Comedy kings ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Features 50 comedy films from the twentieth century
Reader's digest Personal journeys of World War II ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Volume 1: Traces the first 1000 days of WWII including Hitler's rise to power; the attack on Pearl Harbor; the internment of Japanese-Americans; the fall of Guam, Wake Island and the Philippines; Major Doolittle's daring raid on Tokyo; and America's victories at the Battle of Midway and Guadalcanal. Volume 2: The Allies take North Africa and Sicily and the US captured the Solomon Islands, Bougainville and Tarawa; a mighty citizen's army went off to do battle, American women took to the front-lines of the industrial war-effort, and everyone on the homefront chipped in: rationing gasoline, growing victory gardens, and buying war bonds
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Joe 1892-1973
Brown Joe Evan 1892-1973
Brown, Joseph Evans 1892-1973
Joe 1892-1973
Joe E. Brown acteur américain
Joe E. Brown Amerikaans acteur
Joe E. Brown amerikanischer Schauspieler
Joe E. Brown amerikansk skådespelare
Joe E. Brown amerikansk skodespelar
Joe E. Brown amerikansk skuespiller
Joe E. Brown amerykański aktor
Joe E. Brown attore statunitense
Joe E. Brown yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Joe (Joe Brown), 1892-1973
Joe Y. Brown
Ջո Է. Բրաուն
جو ای براون بازیگر آمریکایی
조 E. 브라운
ジョー・E・ブラウン
Languages
English (106)
German (1)
French (1)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
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