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McLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964

Overview
Works: 145 works in 545 publications in 8 languages and 8,229 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Short films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Silent films  Biography 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager, Performer, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Horse Feathers by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
72 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 963 libraries worldwide
Parody of college life with the fun-loving president of Huxley College wooing a floozie who is secretly trying to rig the big football game between Huxley and archrival Darwin U
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( visu )
44 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 836 libraries worldwide
A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
Topper Topper returns ( visu )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Topper: The funloving Kerbys, stockholders in the bank of which henpecked, stuffy Cosmo Topper is president, drive recklessly once too often and become ghosts. In limbo because they've never done either good or bad deeds, they decide to try a good one now: rehabilitating Topper. Lovely, flirtatious Marion takes a keen personal interest in the job. Will Topper survive the wrath of jealous ghost George? Will Mrs. Topper find that a scandalous husband isn't all bad?
W.C. Fields comedy collection by Monte Brice( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
You can't cheat an honest man: "W.C. Fields portrays Larson E. Whipsnade, ringmaster of the seedy circus Giganticus. Whipsnade gets nothing but trouble from his performers, and his daughter (Constance Moore) is torn between a wealthy cad and a charming ventriloquist, played by Edgar Bergen"--Container
The paleface ( visu )
15 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
A timid frontier dentist finds himself gunslinging alongside the fearless Calamity Jane as she fights off outlaws and Indians
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
18 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Alice's fantastic adventures lead her straight to some of the most memorable characters ever imagined, including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, Humpty Dumpty, the Cheshire Cat, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum. When Alice falls down a rabbit hole, she is transported to a magical world
Monkey Business by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
39 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( visu )
29 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 libraries worldwide
The four Marx Brothers, Harpo, Chico, Groucho and Zeppo, head for the high seas hilarity in this classic film comedy. While hiding from the authorities on a luxury liner the quartet of stowaways become bodyguards to rival gangsters, with the usual hilarious results. And naturally no woman can resist a shipboard romance with the wily, quick-witted Groucho
The Road to Rio by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
16 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
A pair of down-and-out Hollywood musicians find themselves on a slow boat to Rio de Janeiro where they meet a beautiful woman whose sinister guardian is trying to marry her off to a swindler
Topper ( visu )
24 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and German and held by 306 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. A comedy
It's a gift by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
26 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Harold Bissonette is a bungling, henpecked grocer who dreams of California's golden sunshine. A small inheritance from his Uncle Bean tempts Bissonette to sell everything and buy an orange ranch sight unseen. Along the way, he matches wits with dogs, kids, and chicken feathers, snatching victory from the jaws of defeat at the last madcap minute
Casanova's big night ( visu )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Bob Hope is a tailor who impersonates the swashbuckling lover Casanova and ends up in absolute boudoir bedlam
Pennies from heaven ( visu )
6 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
A drifter befriends an orphaned girl and her grandfather in Middletown, New Jersey Features music and lyrics by Johnny Burke and Arthur Johnston including "Pennies from heaven", "So do I", Skeleton in the closet", and "Let's call a heart a heart."
Born to dance Lady be good ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container
Alias Jesse James ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 116 libraries worldwide
When Milford sells a large life insurance policy to 'T.J. James, ' a young man who says he's well-known, the broker thinks he has made a killing. But his elation is short-lived when he realizes that his new client is none other than Jesse James - who is already worth more dead than alive. Suddenly Milford finds himself saddled with a new commission: to go west, join the James gang and do everything possible to keep the deadliest outlaw in history alive
My favorite spy by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
While headed to Tangier to purchase a microfilm containing important war secrets, foreign spy Eric Augustine is captured by the authorities. Burlesque comedian Peanuts White, a dead ringer for Augustine, is recruited by the government to take over Augustine's mission. White is briefed, dressed to look exactly like Augustine, and thrust into the world of espionage and international intrigue. In Tangiers problems arise when he meets Lily, Augustine's sweetheart and mastermind of the spy ring
Lady be good by George Gershwin( visu )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
A husband and wife songwriting team know how to turn out the hits, but when it comes to marriage, they can't seem to hit anything but sour notes
Sorrowful Jones by Damon Runyon( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Sorrowful Jones: A rotten gambler learns a lesson about parenthood. The Paleface: "Painless Peter Potter" (Hope) runs into Calamity Jane (Russell)
The Marx Brothers collection ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A celebration of the brothers Marx: Groucho, Chico, Harpo, and Zeppo, featuring three of their most famous comedies from the thirties
Bob Hope America's entertainer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bob Hope stars as an insurance broker turned cowboy in a western spoof, a family man who finds himself in the middle of a murder mystery, a man who falls in love with a woman who's not his wife, a newspaper reporter who misses a big story, a father who moves his daughter to Sweden so she won't marry a lazy boyfriend, an entertainer who must save a princess from pirates on their way to America, and a vaudeville performer going to Tibet for a cure to restore his memory
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Leod Norman Z. 1898-1964
MacLeod Norman Z. 1898-1964
MacLeod, Norman Zenos 1898-1964
Mc Leod, Norman 1895-1964
Mc Leod, Norman 1898-1964
Mc Leod Norman Z. 1898-1964
McCleod, Norman 1898-1964
McLeod, Norman 1898-1964
McLeod, Norman Z.
McLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964
McLeod, Norman Z. (Norman Zenos), 1898-1964
McLeod, Norman Zenos 1898-1964
Norman Z. McLeod Amerikaans filmregisseur
Norman Z. McLeod cinéaste américain
Norman Z. McLeod regista e sceneggiatore statunitense
Norman Z. McLeod US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur
Норман З. МакЛеод
Նորման ՄաքԼեոդ
نورمن زد مک‌لئود کارگردان آمریکایی
맥레오드, 노만 Z. 1898-1964
ノーマン・Z・マクロード
Languages
English (274)
Spanish (27)
German (11)
French (11)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
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