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Butterworth, Charles 1896-1946

Overview
Works: 98 works in 180 publications in 1 language and 1,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  War films  Western films  Haunted house films  Road films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Photographer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
9 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
Irving Berlin's This is the Army ( visu )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Screen adaptation of the stage play that raised nearly $2 million for Army Emergency Relief. Features real-life GIs in a tale of a father and son who put on a show before the son marches off to war
Irving Berlin's This is the army ( visu )
12 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
An Irving Berlin musical tribute intended to boost morale during World War II. It honors the patriotic efforts of American soldiers during World Wars I and II. Berlin appears as himself, as does singer Kate Smith who delivers a rousing rendition of God bless America, for which she received the Congressional Gold Medal. Ronald Reagan stars as Johnny Jones, a son who follows in his father's show business footsteps. During World War I his father Jerry Jones staged an all-soldier show on Broadway called Yip yip Yaphank. Being a dancer and then wounded in the War, Jerry moves on to being a producer. In World War II his son Johnny Jones, who was his father's assistant, gets the order to stage a new show, called This is the army. His personal life is a bit of a struggle though, because he refuses to marry his fiancee until the war is over
Second chorus by H.C Potter( visu )
22 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
A musical dance comedy in which two collegiate trumpet players (Fred Astaire and Burgess Meredith) vie for the affections of a young lady (Paulette Goddard), who becomes secretary to a band led by Artie Shaw, and depicts their antics to become members of the band
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
(The paleface) "Timid correspondence school dentist 'Painless' Peter Potter unwittingly marries sharpshooter Calamity Jane who is hot on the trial of a dangerous renegade gang in the Wild West."--Container
Forsaking all others by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Wacky romantic comedy about a woman jilted at the altar by her gadabout suitor, and the man who consoles her
Penthouse ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Gertie Waxted knows how notorious gangster Jim Crelliman runs his rackets, because she's long been under the hoodlum's thumbs. No more. She's secretly helping lawyer Jackson Durant in a snoop job aimed at pinning a murder on the thug. Her life will be in peril when that secret gets out. And there's something else that won't stay hush-hush: Gertie and Jackson are falling in love
Hollywood party ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Durante wants to wow the visiting Baron Munchausen by throwing him a big, bustling Tinseltown bash. Hollywood Party is the wild, wildly inconsistent but ever fun musical-novelty result, packed with kicky dance montages offering pre-Code chorines and Berkeley-like kaleidoscopic shots, spiked with a color cartoon insert from Walt Disney, muscled up with Schnarzan's lion-wrasslin', and thronged with notables, including Mickey Mouse, Ted Healy and his Stooges, and Mr. Laurel and Mr. Hardy
The Moon's our home ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A Hollywood star and a well-known adventure writer marry on a whim. When Anthony embraces his bride on their wedding night, he is assailed by the scent of her perfume--musk always makes him sick. Cherry mistakes his reaction and disappears. They have a hard time finding each other again because they still don't know each other's names. Luckily, an accidental meeting back in New York leads to a rocky but riotous reunion
Royal wedding ; Second chorus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Second chorus: When bandleader Artie Shaw hires their manager, college students and trumpet players Danny and Hank compete against each other for a place in Shaw's band
Men of Oregon : a gallery of likenesses of representative men, together with brief sketches of their lives by Portland Chamber of Commerce (Or.)( Book )
3 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Road show by Hal Roach( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
An elusive, rich bachelor wiggles off the hook on his wedding day for the umpteenth time by begging insanity, but his strong-willed bride calls his bluff and has him committed to the loony bin. He manages to escape with another inmate and joins a traveling carnival, only to fall in love with the leggy owner while he gets involved in one slapstick mishap after another
Beauty and the boss ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A Viennese banker believes beautiful women do not belong in an office, but hires a plain woman as his secretary. When she transforms herself into a beauty, he falls in love with her
The mad genius ( visu )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Crippled in mind and body, half-crazed puppeteer Ivan Tsarakov fulfills his dream of becoming a ballet dancer through Fedor Ivanoff, whom he trains to become the world₂s greatest danseur. Jealous of his pupil's success and fearing love will thwart Fedor's career, Tsarakov has smitten ballerina Nana Carlova dismissed from the troupe in a cruel and ruthless act that leads to blackmail and murder
Second chorus : original motion picture soundtrack ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Girl missing ; Illicit ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Illicit: A young couple who prefer cohabitation over marriage, give marriage a try with tempestuous results
Laurel & Hardy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Two feature films and several silent short films are presented in this collection featuring the comedy team of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. The last short The stolen jools features most of the movie stars of 1931
Every day's a holiday ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Peaches O'Day (Mae West) is a con artist who befriends a cop, Captain Jim McCarey (Edmund Lowe). As usual, Mae causes a commotion as she deftly maneuvers her way through a battle between the good and the corrupt
Illicit by Archie L Mayo( visu )
3 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The story of a woman who is devoted to her man, but not to the norms of her time, and choose cohabitation over marriage
Swing high, swing low ( visu )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
1st movie: a musical drama that highlights nightclub musician MacMurray's rise to fame and then follows his downward plunge to being, once again, a nonentity
 
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Alternative Names
Butterworth, Charlie 1896-1946
Charles Butterworth acteur américain
Charles Butterworth Amerikaans acteur (1896-1946)
Charles Butterworth amerikansk skådespelare
Charles Butterworth amerikansk skodespelar
Charles Butterworth amerikansk skuespiller
Charles Butterworth amerykański aktor filmowy
Charles Butterworth attore statunitense
Charles Butterworth US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler und Broadway-Darsteller
Баттерворт, Чарльз
چارلز باتروورث بازیگر آمریکایی
チャールズ・バターワス
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English (97)
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