WorldCat Identities

Beavers, Louise 1902-1962

Overview
Works: 103 works in 212 publications in 1 language and 7,501 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Christmas films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Detective and mystery films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louise Beavers
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in the sensational musical comedy Holiday Inn. Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. Fred Astaire plays his former partner and rival in love. Follow the two talented pals as they find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady (Marjorie Reynolds). 'Tis the season for one of the most enjoyable films of all time!
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York advertising man longs to live in the connecticut countryside but finds the way to rural life is hard
Shadow of the thin man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jockey who threw a race is murdered in the locker room. Nick & Nora Charles are off to the races on another case of murder, mirth and perfect martinis
The Jackie Robinson story( Visual )

30 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jackie Robinson story details the heroic struggles and triumphs of the first black player in the Major Leagues
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

12 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
Going my way ; Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Going my way: Father Charles O'Mailey, a young priest at a financially failing Church in a tough neighborhood, gains support and inspires his superior
She done him wrong by Lowell Sherman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the 1890s, West plays a brash barroom entertainer with a soft spot for men in trouble, especially the mission director, young Cary Grant. She unknowingly gets caught up in a murder, as well as a white slavery ring, and sets about clearing things up as only Mae can. In between rescues she manages to perform some of her heated, hip-swinging classics including a steamy belting of 'Frankie and Johnnie."
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
Alias Nick & Nora( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two documentaries saluting William Powell, originally a silent film star and loveable villain, and Myrna Loy's passage to the reigning queen of Hollywood
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time. Featuring the Academy Award-winning song, "White Christmas", Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. Astaire plays his former partner and rival in love. Follow the two talented pals as they find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady
Imitation of life( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
My blue heaven( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular husband-and-wife entertainer team, making their move from radio to television, believe their lives will be complete when they can start a family. When they decide to adopt, they face problems and disappointments and are ultimately rewarded with an overabundance of babies
Made for each other by John Cromwell( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's love at first sight - and a pack of domestic troubles - for the appealing team of James Stewart and Carole Lombard in this bittersweet tale of the trials and tribulations of a young married couple. Beset with mounting financial woes, meddling in-laws and a critically ill child, they turn to each other for love and support in this classic Hollywood soap opera, for it is only their mutual devotion that will see them through the toughest times
Tammy and the bachelor( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homespun Mississippi gal teaches a sophisticated bachelor about love after she and her rascally grandfather help him after a plane crash
Too busy to work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jubilo becomes a hobo, but his real motive for travelling is to track down the man who made off with his wife and daughter while he was off fighting in World War I. Many years later, he finds his grown daughter living with a half-brother and the man she believes to be her father, a judge. Jubilo then must decide how to handle the situation
The Beulah show( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four episodes of the television sit-com produced in the early 1950s presenting an early example of African American stereotypes on television
Make way for tomorrow( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing their house to foreclosure, an elderly couple is separated when none of their five children will take them in together
Good-bye, my lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is that strange animal 12-year-old Skeeter spied in the Mississippi swamp? It looks like a dog. But it laughs, even cries real tears, instead of barking. Skeeter brings it home ... and into the best adventure a boy could ever have. Lady is a rare African Basenji. Skeeter certainly can't resist her. She's his pride, his responsibility, his best friend. So when Lady's real owners advertise to find her, the boy is torn between what his heart and his conscience tell him to do
Delightfully dangerous( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy in which a young girl learns that her sister isn't a famous Broadway star but is instead a burlesque queen. She fixes everything by marrying the sister off to a big time Broadway producer
Leo McCarey's Good Sam( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Clayton, department store manager, is an incurable Good Samaritan, affectionately known as Good Sam and is so charitable that he finds himself bankrupt
 
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Alternative Names
Louise Beavers actrice américaine

Louise Beavers Amerikaans actrice (1902-1962)

Louise Beavers amerikansk skådespelare

Louise Beavers amerikansk skodespelar

Louise Beavers amerikansk skuespiller

Louise Beavers attrice statunitense

Louise Beavers US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Биверс, Луиз

لوئیز بیورز بازیگر آمریکایی

ルイーズ・ビーヴァース

Languages
English (129)