WorldCat Identities

Freed, Arthur 1894-1973

Overview
Works: 1,150 works in 2,964 publications in 6 languages and 45,285 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Musicals 
Roles: Producer, Lyricist, Composer, Author, Production personnel, pmn, Librettist, Performer, Contributor, Instrumentalist, Other, Director, Arranger, fmp, Adapter, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Arthur Freed
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

136 editions published between 1051 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 4,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as well as his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish co-star
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

55 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and held by 2,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

56 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with a rich and handsome boulevardier
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

53 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

34 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic story of Magnolia Hawks who grew up on the Cotton Blossom, the Mississippi showboat owned by her father, lovable Captain Andy and her stern mother, Parthy
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

46 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

36 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
The band wagon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

36 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood song and dance man, Tony Hunter, is persuaded to star in a Broadway musical. Initially the show is a flop, but Tony takes over production and turns it into a Broadway smash hit
Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( Visual )

68 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer, Jerome Kern
Irving Berlin's Easter parade( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland
Cabin in the sky by Vernon Duke( Visual )

18 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fable of rascally Little Joe, torn between the love of his good wife Petunia and the wiles of good-time bad girl Georgia Brown ... and caught in a tug-of-war between emissaries from the Lord and Satan
Annie get your gun( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Butler, handsome star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bags clay pigeons and ladies' hearts. He's the best marksman in the world--until a backwoods hoyden challenges him. Her name? Annie Oakley
The Broadway melody by ( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Broadway Melody offers snarky, wiseacre humor, and effervescent charm. The Mahoney Sisters are successful singers in the boondocks, and now they've come to New York for the big time. Hank (Henrietta) is the smart one, while Queenie is the beautiful one--as Hank's fiancé Eddie Kearns says, they're "a coupla swell kids." Songwriter Eddie gets the girls a part in a revue featuring his song, "The Broadway Melody." Eddie, long engaged to Hank, falls for Queenie, whom he hasn't seen since she was a little girl. But Eddie and Queenie are both devoted to Hank, so Queenie gives in to the wooing of one of the show's rich backers, so as not to come between Hank and Eddie. This only causes more trouble, because both Hank and Eddie know exactly what kind of danger Queenie is courting by putting herself in a playboy's hands
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their first film together in a decade, Fred and Ginger play a bickering show biz couple. Songs include "You'd be hard to replace" and "They can't take that away from me."
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( Visual )

70 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Ellen are a pair of siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding. If love can make anyone dance on the ceiling and walls, Tom's the one
Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deluxe edition this classic musical soundtrack includes all of the music from the hit 1952 film along with previously unreleased material and more than a dozen original recordings of songs from earlier films that were referenced in the film
Ziegfeld follies by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dead showman looks down upon the Earth and dreams of his perfect show. A who's who of credited and uncredited Hollywood talents
Singing in the rain by Arthur Freed( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book adaptation of the song Singing in the rain, which celebrates the glory of clouds and rain
The Harvey girls by George Sidney( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Bradley, a mail order bride, is disappointed in the man whom she was to marry, so she takes a job as a waitress in a Harvey restaurant
Gigi by Jacqueline Audry( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy Gaston finds out he prefers a young Parisian girl to be his wife rather than his mistress
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Freed

Arthur Freed Amerikaans filmproducent (1894-1973)

Arthur Freed attore, cantante e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Arthur Freed cineasta americano

Arthur Freed producteur et parolier américain

Arthur Freed productor de cine estadounidense

Arthur Freed US-amerikanischer Musicalproduzent und Liedertexter

Fred A.

Fred Arthur

Freed

Freed A.

Frid A.

Fried Arthur 1894-1973

Grossman, Arthur 1894-1973

Артур Фрид

Фрид А.

ארתור פריד

ארתור פריד שחקן אמריקאי

آرتور فرید تهیه‌کننده و آهنگساز آمریکایی

آرثر فريد منتج أفلام أمريكي

আর্থার ফ্রিড মার্কিন চলচ্চিত্র প্রযোজক

アーサー・フリード

亚瑟·弗里德

阿瑟·弗里德

Languages
English (697)

Spanish (17)

French (8)

Italian (7)

German (3)

Panjabi (1)