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Rogers, Ginger 1911-1995

Overview
Works: 911 works in 2,339 publications in 8 languages and 33,838 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Dancer, Commentator, Narrator, Singer, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Vocalist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

114 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace
42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

36 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star
Swing Time by George Stevens( Visual )

77 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiancée, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer
Shall We Dance by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

73 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A male ballet dancer and a female singer enter into a phony romance to generate publicity for their careers
Follow the fleet by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

50 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Navy sailor tries to rekindle a romance with the woman he loves while on shore leave in San Francisco
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade
The gay divorcee by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

51 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of their best loved, most charming song and dance comedies, Fred and Ginger demonstrate just how they became known as America's greatest dance team. Includes the Academy Award-winning hit The Continental
Stage door by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

35 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film depicts the fears, setbacks and daily struggles of aspiring young performers, and, for the very few, stardom and success
Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

23 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an aspiring songwriter, four single actresses, and the staging of a new musical play on Broadway. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

45 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chemist discovers a potent rejuvenation drug that restores youth but with some hilarious results
Flying down to Rio by Thornton Freeland( Visual )

34 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, containing the first of many Fred Astaire - Ginger Rogers partnerships, concerns a troupe of entertainers stranded in Rio. Songs include "The Carioca," "Orchids in the Moonlight," and the title song. Notable for a brilliantly photographed finale with chorus girls on the wings of flying airplanes, the movie was the musical that broke with the rather contrived Busby Berkeley production and moved toward a closer integration of musical and narrative elements. Astaire's dance numbers come not as interruptions but as extensions of the plot
Roberta by Otto Harbach( Visual )

31 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun's in fashion when Fred and Ginger enter the world of Paris fashions. Marvelous Jerome Kern music graces standards like "Smoke gets in your eyes" and "I won't dance."
The story of Vernon and Irene Castle by H. C Potter( Visual )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred and Ginger dance up a storm as they dramatize the careers of the renowned ballroom dancers, Vernon and Irene Castle
Carefree by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

40 editions published between 1938 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's afraid of marriage--can he help? With the forever magic of Irving Berlin's romantic Change Partners, the dance craze of The Yam and more, the answer is delightfully Yes!
The Busby Berkeley disc( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 21 song-and-dance numbers choreographed & directed by Busby Berkeley, excerpted from movie musicals originally released by Warner Bros. Pictures between 1933-1937
Cinderella by Ginger Rogers( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella comes to life in this 50th Anniversary Edition of the most beloved fairy tale of all time. A sparkling fantasy of music, magic and romance, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella captivates from overture to finale with a delightful score and stunning flittering performances from an all-star cast. Academy Award nominee, Lesley Ann Warren is charming as the raggedy waif turned belle of the ball with Broadway star Stuart Damon as the Prince. Also starring Academy Award nominee Walter Pidgeon, Academy Award Winners Ginger Rogers and Celeste Holm as the Fairy Godmother, Cinderella will waltz into the hearts of the entire family and live happily ever after as one of the most irresistible musicals ever made
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( Visual )

24 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
The vintage Berlin by Irving Berlin( Recording )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitty Foyle : the natural history of a woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitty, a working-class girl, endures the rejection of Philadelphia society, makes her own way as a single woman, and ultimately chooses between an unmarried arrangement with Main Line scion Wynnewood Strafford VI or marriage to a struggling physician
Roxie Hart( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
 
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42nd Street Gold diggers of 1933 The Busby Berkeley disc
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42nd StreetShall We DanceThe Barkleys of BroadwayStage doorGold diggers of 1933Flying down to RioThe story of Vernon and Irene CastleThe Busby Berkeley disc
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MacMath, Virginia K. 1911-1995

McMath, Virginia, 1911-1995

McMath, Virginia Katherine

McMath, Virginia Katherine 1911-1995

Rogers, Ginger

Rogers, Ginger, 1911-

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