WorldCat Identities

Keeler, Ruby

Overview
Works: 189 works in 402 publications in 4 languages and 7,654 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Film adaptations  Dance films  Fiction  Filmed dance  Comedy films  Show business films  Film excerpts  Biographies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Singer, Costume designer, Author, Other, Host, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ruby Keeler
42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

75 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie musical that introduced the choreography of Busby Berkeley, 42nd Street also contains the classic plot involving a tyrannical director, egotistical leading lady and wide-eyed ingenue, all set to a standout musical score
Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

24 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in English and held by 762 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
Dames by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

22 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends and family members caught in the middle
The Busby Berkeley disc( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 589 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
Footlight parade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
The Busby Berkeley book by Tony Thomas( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No, no, Nanette : original Broadway cast recording by Vincent Youmans( )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No, no, Nanette : [a new 1925 musical] by Vincent Youmans( Recording )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footlight parade by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

24 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Depression era romp, a timid stenographer removes her glasses and - like that! - she's a star. A gee-whiz tenor asserts his independence. Plucky chorus girls tap, greedy hangers-on get their comeuppances and an indefatigable producer/dancer and his Girl Friday rearrange heaven, earth and Chicago to put on shows that will keep their company afloat during hard times. Cagney's first musical film
Pyxidium Ltd. presents No, no, Nanette by Vincent Youmans( Recording )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold diggers of 1933( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dick Powell and Ruby Keeler play two young hopefuls struggling to make it on Broadway. Even falling in love has it's hardships, as Powell's high-brow Eastern family is determined to break them up. More complications set in when his brother falls for Keeler's wise-cracking roommate
Footlight parade( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. He succeeds and features the finest in Busby Berkeley. Includes the 1934 Warner Bros. cartoon "Honeymoon hotel" and the original theatrical trailer for the Warner Bros. film "Dames."
Flirtation walk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Musical-romance with Dick Powell as a private stationed in Hawaii who gets involved with Ruby Keeler, the general's engaged daughter. In order to avoid a scandal, the pair break up, but meet again years later when Powell's at West Point producing the annual play that turns out to star Keeler."--Internet Movie Database
50 years of film music( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

42nd Street: A Broadway producer sends in an understudy when his star twists her ankle
Hooray for Hollywood : original soundtrack recording( Recording )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden age of the Hollywood musical( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 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
Go into your dance( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story is a quick-stepping backstager, with Jolson as an irresponsible stage star beholden to a gangster and Keeler as a devoted hoofer who helps the star launch a new show."--Container
Colleen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This merry love-and-money plot involves a wheeler-dealer (Jack Oakie) who convinces goofy millionaire (Hugh Herbert) to back chic dress shop run by two cuties (Keeler and Blondell), much to the chagrin of the millionaire's all-business nephew (Powell)."--Container
 
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42nd Street Gold diggers of 1933 Dames The Busby Berkeley disc Footlight parade Footlight parade Gold diggers of 1933
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Alternative Names
Keeler, Ethel

Keeler, Ethel 1909-1993

Keeler, Ethel, 1910-1993

Keeler, Ethel Hilda

Lowe, Ruby Keeler

Lowe, Ruby Keeler, 1910-1993

Ruby Keeler

Ruby Keeler actrice et chanteuse américaine

Ruby Keeler Amerikaans actrice (1910-1993)

Ruby Keeler attrice e cantante statunitense

Ruby Keeler Canadian-born American actress, dancer, singer

Ruby Keeler pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Ruby Keeler US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Руби Килер американская актриса, танцовщица и певица канадского происхождения

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Languages
English (200)

Spanish (12)

French (2)

Czech (1)