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Seiter, William A. 1892-1964

Overview
Works: 388 works in 989 publications in 6 languages and 8,441 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Romantic comedy films  Western films  Romance fiction  Short films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Film editor, fmd, Performer, Other, Scenarist, Conceptor, htt, Producer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about William A Seiter
 
Most widely held works by William A Seiter
Roberta by Otto Harbach( Visual )

41 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 679 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."
Room service by William A Seiter( Visual )

32 editions published between 1938 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Room Service: A cash-strapped theatrical troup tries to find a backer and keep from being thrown out of their hotel. At the Circus: The brothers try to keep the cash-strapped circus running by finding a backer
Dimples by William A Seiter( Visual )

25 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom
You were never lovelier by William A Seiter( Visual )

30 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Buenos Aires, a man who has decreed that his daughters must marry in order of age allows an American dancer to perform at his club under the condition that he play suitor to his second-oldest daughter"--IMDb.com
Stowaway( Visual )

8 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After befriending American Tommy Randall in Shanghai, tiny Chinese orphan Ching-Ching falls asleep in Tommy's car, which soon becomes cargo on a ship bound for San Francisco. Along the way, Ching-Ching plays matchmaker to Tommy and Susan Parker, who eventually marry and adopt her. But when the couple's clashing personalities lead them to divorce court, the one-time orphan must again work her magic to try to keep her new family together
Susannah of the Mounties( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued by kindly mounted police officers after barely surviving an Indian attack on the Canadian frontier, orphan Susannah befriends the Mounties, especially Inspector Montague. Moreover, Susannah proves a capable negotiator between the tribes and the Mounties
Dimples( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom
Allegheny uprising by William A Seiter( Visual )

24 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and French and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's Revolutionary War is more than a decade away, but storm clouds of rebellion are gathering in Pennsylvania. There, colonial man of action James Smith does what England's provincial command won't: stop the trading of weapons to Indian tribes. Joined by like-minded frontiersmen, Smith intercepts trade shipments, besieges forts and risks the certain-death charge of treason against the king
One touch of Venus by William A Seiter( Visual )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young window dresser's problems begin when he kisses a statue of Venus, which comes to life. This Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment. Her presence causes everyone around her to fall in love, except for the window dresser, who is terrified of her advances toward him. The young man suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer and a jealous fiancée
Pre-code Hollywood collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torch singer: Claudette Colbert plays a sexy radio chanteuse who passes her time with an entourage of drunken debauched friends while raising her child born out of wedlock. The Code prohibited stories of illicit love and drunkenness
A lady takes a chance by William A Seiter( Visual )

20 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New Yorker Molly Trousdale sets out on a cross-country bus tour she meets rodeo competitor Duke Hutkins, who assumes, wrongly, that she will be another easy, passing conquest
Borderline by William A Seiter( Visual )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two agents both assigned to infiltrate a drug-smuggling ring on the Mexican border, fall in love. Each believes the other is a criminal and they are ultimately forced to make an escape together
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy : the essential collection : the sound shorts and features from the Hal Roach library( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 10 discs of feature films and short films
Four Jills in a Jeep( Visual )

4 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life adventures of the first female performers to join the U.S.O., Kay Francis, Carole Landis, Martha Raye and Mitzi Mayfair play themselves in the film adaptation of Carole Landis's "novel" by the same name
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A writer, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
The Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes seven of the thirteen Marx Brother's films
Stowaway by William A Seiter( Visual )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After befriending American Tommy Randall in Shanghai, tiny Chinese orphan Ching-Ching falls asleep in Tommy's car, which soon becomes cargo on a ship bound for San Francisco. Along the way, Ching-Ching plays matchmaker to Tommy and Susan Parker, who eventually marry and adopt her. But when the couple's clashing personalities lead them to divorce court, the one-time orphan must again work her magic to try to keep her new family together
The Shirley Temple collection( Visual )

7 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bright eyes: Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley-- until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster. Dimples: A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom. Heidi: Story of a girl sent to live with her hermit grandfather in the Alps, where her influence reconciles her grandfather to the town. Then her aunt takes her away from the grandfather she has come to love, to live in Frankfurt as the companion of a crippled girl whom Heidi encourages to try walking again
The little princess by Walter Lang( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An army waif, not believing her father died in the war, searches for him in Victorian London
Susannah of the Mounties by Robert Ellis( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan is rescued by mounties after an Indian attack
 
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Alternative Names
Seiter, William

Seiter, William 1890-1964

Seither, William A. 1892-1964

William A. Seiter Amerikaans filmregisseur (1890-1964)

William A. Seiter amerikansk filmregissör

William A. Seiter director de cine estadounidense

William A. Seiter director de cinema estatunidenc

William A. Seiter réalisateur américain

William A. Seiter regista statunitense

William A. Seiter regizor de film american

William A. Seiter stiúrthóir scannán Meiriceánach

William A. Seiter US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

William A. Seiter yhdysvaltalainen elokuvaohjaaja

Уильям А. Сайтер

ويليام اى. سيتير

ویلیام آ. سی تر کارگردان آمریکایی

세이터, 윌리엄 A. 1890-1964

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威廉·A·塞特

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