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Treacher, Arthur 1894-1975

Works: 144 works in 351 publications in 5 languages and 10,043 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Children's films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film noir  Fantasy films  Sports films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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National Velvet by Clarence Brown( visu )
21 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 2,359 libraries worldwide
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
A little princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett( visu )
93 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,865 libraries worldwide
Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( visu )
37 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,701 libraries worldwide
When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi is taken into the Swiss mountains to live with her gruff grandfather, a hermit who comes to adore her. But the aunt returns to steal Heidi away, selling her to a family whose invalid daughter needs a companion. Bullied by an evil governess, Heidi still charms the entire household and never stops trying to return to her beloved grandfather
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
Mary Poppins by Dick Van Dyke( visu )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
After a banker's children lose their nanny due to her frustration with them, a change in the wind blows in a magical nanny who matches the children's qualifications, but not those of their very proper father. As Mary Poppins helps the children magically explore the world around them, their father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods, and he must eventually deal with his own distance from his children
A midsummer night's dream by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
Stowaway by William Counselman( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
After befriending American Tommy Randall in Shanghai, tiny Chinese orphan Ching-Ching falls asleep in Tommy's car, which soon becomes cargo on a ship bound for San Francisco. Along the way, Ching-Ching plays matchmaker to Tommy and Susan Parker, who eventually marry and adopt her. But when the couple's clashing personalities lead them to divorce court, the one-time orphan must again work her magic to try to keep her new family together
Four Film Favorites classic horse films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
In the first program, a young English girl who wins an unruly horse in a raffle goes on to enter him in the Grand National Steeplechase. In the second program, a young girl and her horse go overseas. In the third program, a horse is passed through the hands of many masters prior to returning to his original young master and a happy retirement. The fourth program is a fictionalized account of an underdog bay colt who became one of the greatest thoroughbreds in horseracing history
Shirley Temple ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
In The Little Princess, Shirley Temple rises from an underprivileged background in Victorian London to fame, fortune, and an audience with the queen. Includes other classic shorts
The Jeeves collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Step lively, Jeeves!: What-ho, Jeeves comes to America! Conned into believing he's the long-lost heir to Sir Francis Drake's fortune, Jeeves seeks to claim his due-- and finds himself up to the starched collar in criminals. He'll have to "step lively" indeed if he's going to get out of this pickle
Mad about music ( visu )
3 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 64 libraries worldwide
"Hollywood darling Deanna Durbin lights up the screen in her charming portrayal of a movie star's lonely daughter who invents the ideal father to impress her Switzerland boarding-school mates."
The Shirley Temple collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Bright eyes: Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley-- until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster. Dimples: A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom. Heidi: Story of a girl sent to live with her hermit grandfather in the Alps, where her influence reconciles her grandfather to the town. Then her aunt takes her away from the grandfather she has come to love, to live in Frankfurt as the companion of a crippled girl whom Heidi encourages to try walking again
Forsaking all others by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Wacky romantic comedy about a woman jilted at the altar by her gadabout suitor, and the man who consoles her
Duffy's Tavern by Ed Gardner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A collection of eighteen episodes from the Duffy's Tavern comedy radio program, originally broadcast between July 29, 1940 and December 28, 1951
10 movie kids pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Undercover angel: Harrison is a struggling novelist who is as good at attracting women as he is at getting his work published. One day, an ex-girlfriend shows up and asks him to baby sit while she makes a trip to Canada. Jenny quickly takes on the responsibility of pairing up Harrison with the beautiful Holly, bringing them together with her wit and charm. Just when he thinks things are back on track, Jenny's mother returns and throws a wrench in his plans
Delightfully dangerous ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy in which a young girl learns that her sister isn't a famous Broadway star but instead is a burlesque queen. She then manages to fix everything by marrying the sister off to a big time Broadway producer
The Shirley Temple collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Heidi: A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city. Curly top: Edward Morgan, rich trustee of an orphanage, meets and is entranced with little Elizabeth and her older sister Mary. He adopts them and they come to adore Edward. As she grows older, however, Mary begins to fall in love with Edward, so Elizabeth decides to play matchmaker. Little Miss Broadway: A group of orphans live happily enough supporting themselves by performing in theatrical productions until a crabby old lady complains about the noise they make practicing
Abbott & Costello ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
It ain't hay: Bud and Lou accidentally kidnap the famous racehorse, Tea Biscuit. Hit the ice: Unwittingly involved in a robbery, Bud and Lou trail the crooks to the Sun Valley ski resort. In society: Bud and Lou find themselves in hot water after a plumbing job goes wrong at a high society bash. Here come the co-eds: Bud and Lou head to campus and attempt to save Bixby College from closing down
Thin ice ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Olympic figure skater Sonja Henie stars in a romantic entanglement in the Alps between a beautiful skating instructor and a man whom she suspects to be a tourist. Little does she know he is a prince escaping the pains of royal life
Shirley Temple little darling collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Arthur Treacher acteur américain
Arthur Treacher Brits acteur (1894-1975)
Arthur Treacher US-amerikanisch-britischer Schauspieler
Veary, A. T. 1894-1975
Veary Treacher Arthur
Veary Treacher, Arthur 1894-1975
Артур Тричер
آرتور تریچر
English (207)
French (2)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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