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McLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964

Overview
Works: 182 works in 612 publications in 4 languages and 8,387 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Western films  Gangster films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager, Performer, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Norman Z McLeod
Publications by Norman Z McLeod
Publications by Norman Z McLeod, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Norman Z McLeod
 
Most widely held works by Norman Z McLeod
Horse Feathers by Marx Brothers( visu )
62 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 931 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 Marx Brothers silver screen collection by Marx Brothers( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Monkey business: While stowing away on a ship to America, the boys get involuntarily pressed into service as toughs for a pair of feuding gangsters
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( visu )
38 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 827 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
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( visu )
44 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 724 libraries worldwide
Running from the authorities the Marx Brothers stowaway on a luxury liner where they encounter and become bodyguards for rival gangsters
Topper ; Topper returns ( visu )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 581 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 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 501 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
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
11 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 400 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 in the original Alice in Wonderland"--Container
Topper ( visu )
23 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in English and German and held by 264 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker
It's a gift by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
21 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 260 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 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Bob Hope is a tailor who impersonates the swashbuckling lover Casanova and ends up in absolute boudoir bedlam
Pennies from Heaven ( visu )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and held by 150 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."
My favorite spy by Norman Z McLeod( visu )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 121 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
Born to dance ; Lady be good ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Lady be good: Powell plays a friend and matchmaker to two struggling songwriters (adapted from container)
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( visu )
2 editions 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
Lady be good ( visu )
6 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Songwriters Dixie Donegan and Eddie Crane are still in love after their divorce. Dixie's friend Marilyn Marsh tries to convince them to marry again, but this isn't that easy
Alias Jesse James ( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 113 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
Sorrowful Jones by Damon Runyon( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Sorrowful Jones: A rotten gambler learns a lesson about parenthood
George Burns/Gracie Allen : 3 movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Here comes Cookie: A wealthy retiree surprises everyone by deeding his entire fortune to his ditzy daughter. But when the newly rich young woman becomes convinced the family is actually on the verge of bankruptcy, complications abound -- Six of a kind: Sharing a car on a drive to California with another couple turns into a comedy marathon -- Love in bloom: Lighthearted story of a young woman on the run from her past. Just when she thinks she's escaped life with the carnival, she's drawn back into the footlights by the comic scheming of her brother and his wife
 
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Mac Leod Norman Z. 1898-1964
MacLeod, Norman Z.
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
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McLeod, Norman Z. 1898-1964
McLeod, Norman Z. (Norman Zenos), 1898-1964
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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
諾曼·Z·麥克勞德
Languages
English (240)
German (6)
French (3)
Spanish (3)
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