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Umeki, Miyoshi 1929-2007

Overview
Works: 44 works in 122 publications in 4 languages and 3,266 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Original cast recordings  Musicals  Excerpts  Television comedies  Situation comedies (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author
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Most widely held works about Miyoshi Umeki
 
Most widely held works by Miyoshi Umeki
Flower drum song by Oscar Hammerstein( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang Ta, a handsome college student living in Chinatown, complications, merriment, and many musical numbers ensue
Sayonara by Joshua Logan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major Lloyd Glover is a Korean War pilot reassigned to Japan. He supports military opposition to marriage between American servicemen and Japanese women, until he falls in love with Hana-ogi. They encounter opposition both from the U.S. Air Force and from other Japanese
Flower drum song : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flower drum song by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revived musical hit of Rodgers and Hammerstein in 1958. Due to the depiction of Chinese-Americans in San Francisco having come under criticism, the playwright, David Henry Hwang rewrote the book, shuffling the order of the songs to fit his purpose and completely recontextualizing them in the process. This musical is centering the action on the Golden Pearl Theater
Flower drum song : original Broadway cast by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Flower drum song( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hong Kong girl comes to San Francisco for an arranged marriage to an Americanized nightclub owner who is already engaged to a sultry singer
The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first season of a sitcom centering on the relationship between magazine executive Tom Corbett and his grade-schooler son Eddie, who hopes to find the ideal wife for his widower father and a great mom for himself. Helping make the father-son household a happy, high-spirited home is the Corbett's housekeeper Mrs. Livingston
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Flower drum song : the motion picture sound track by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flower drum song : the motion picture sound track by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second season of the TV classic, this ground-breaking situation 'dramedy' was more about friendship than courtship and the special friendship shared by Eddie and his widowed father Tom. Birth, marriage, crime, ghosts, poverty and women's liberation are just a sampling of the themes that father and son struggle with
Rodgers & Hammerstein by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third and final season of the series centered around Tom Corbett, a magazine publisher and widower, with a young son, Eddie Corbett. Tom was in charge of the motherless household but housekeeper Mrs. Livingston actually served as a mother figure to Eddie. The deep, real-life friendship that existed between Bill Bixby and Brandon Cruz translated into a warm, believable portrayal of father and son in the series. With patience and understanding, Tom guided his small son through the difficult life lessons of growing up. And often, Eddie taught his father a memorable lesson or two
The horizontal lieutenant( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Army intelligence Lieutenant Merle Wye finds himself stationed on a remote island Army outpost during World War II where all the fighting is between innings and the action is between the sheets
Miyoshi by Miyoshi Umeki( Recording )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miyoshi sings for Arthur Godfrey : Miyoshi Umeki sings American songs in Japanese by Miyoshi Umeki( Recording )

1 edition published in 1956 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evening with Rodgers & Hammerstein by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miyoshi : [singing star of Rogers and Hammerstein's "Flower drum song" by Miyoshi Umeki( Recording )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The motion picture sound track Flower drum song by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A warmly remembered sitcom centering on the relationship between magazine executive Tom Corbett and his grade-schooler son Eddie, who hopes to find the ideal wife for his widower father and a great mom for himself. Helping make the father-son household a happy, high-spirited home is the Corbett's housekeeper Mrs. Livingston
The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second season of the TV classic, this ground-breaking situation 'dramedy' was more about friendship than courtship and the special friendship shared by Eddie and his widowed father Tom. Birth, marriage, crime, ghosts, poverty and women's liberation are just a sampling of the themes that father and son struggle with
 
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Mijoši Umekiová japonská herečka

Miyoshi Umeki

Miyoshi Umeki actress

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Miyoshi Umeki japanische Schauspielerin

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Miyoshi Umeki Japans actrice

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Miyoshi Umeki japansk sanger og skuespiller

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Miyoshi Umeki japansk songar og skodespelar

Miyoshi Umeki penyanyi Jepang

Miyoshi Umeki ureueng meujangeun Jeupun

Umeko, Miyoshi 1929-2007

Мійоші Умекі

Умэки, Миёси

מיושי אומקי

מיושי אומקי זמרת אמריקאית

میوشی اومه‌کی

میوشی اومه‌کی بازیگر و خواننده ژاپنی

우메키 미요시

ミヨシ・ウメキ

ミヨシ・ウメキ 1929-2007

梅木 美代志 1929-2007

梅木三吉

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