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Berkeley, Busby 1895-1976

Overview
Works: 319 works in 995 publications in 6 languages and 16,226 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Dance films  Fiction  Filmed dance  Show business films  Film excerpts  Biographies 
Roles: Director, Choreographer, Author, Performer, fmd, Arranger, ard, Actor, Film editor, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Other, Composer, Costume designer, Creator, Honoree, Author in quotations or text abstracts
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( visu )
63 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,139 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 1935 by Busby Berkeley( visu )
33 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 777 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy film about various hotel employees & quirky rich folks, set in a fictional New Hampshire resort
Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
43 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 765 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
For me and my gal by Busby Berkeley( visu )
42 editions published between 1942 and 2018 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Musical comedy about a vaudeville song-and-dance team who buck tough times and World War I on their way to success in show business
Take me out to the ball game by Betty Comden( visu )
29 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 704 libraries worldwide
The Wolves baseball team gets steamed when they find they've been inherited by one K.C. Higgins, a suspected "fathead" who intends to take an active interest in running the team. But K.C. turns outs to be a beautiful woman who really knows her baseball. Second baseman Dennis Ryan promptly falls in love. But his playboy roommate Eddie O'Brien has his own notions about how to treat the new lady owner and some unsavory gamblers have their own ideas about how to handle Eddie
Dames by Busby Berkeley( visu )
26 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 libraries worldwide
A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends & family members caught in the middle. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Lullaby of Broadway : the best of Busby Berkeley at Warner Bros by Harry Warren( file )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 libraries worldwide
The Busby Berkeley disc ( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 585 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 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 558 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 )
13 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
The Busby Berkeley album by Harry Warren( file )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
The gang's all here ( visu )
24 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
"Eadie Allen is a chorus girl who dreams of becoming a star. While working at a New York nightclub, she meets Sergeant Andy Mason; they fall in love, but he is shipped off to war. As Eadie becomes the headliner at the nightclub, Andy comes home a war hero. But complications arise when Eadie finds out Andy is unofficially engaged to another woman"--Container
Ziegfeld girl ( visu )
7 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Based on the Ziegfeld Follies, Ziegfeld Girl centers on the lives of three girls given a chance at stardom- a vaudeville singer determined to see her name in lights, a beauty more interested in her marriage, and an elevator operator who makes it to the top but plummets in booze
Babes in arms by Busby Berkeley( visu )
24 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in English and German and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Learning that his parents are in financial straits, the son of a famous vaudeville team rounds up all the stage kids and puts on a lavish show to raise money. The future looks rosy until a hurricane washes the whole enterprise away on opening night
They made me a criminal by Busby Berkeley( visu )
63 editions published between 1939 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Wanted for a murder he didn't commit, prizefighter Johnny Bradfield flees to Arizona. He's taken in by Peggy and Grandma Rafferty, who run a fresh-air farm for delinquent boys. Johnny becomes a role model for the boys, and falls in love with Peggy. Then, to win some much-needed money for the farm, he takes a risk - not knowing that a detective has picked up his trail. Not rated. Starring John Garfield, Claude Rains and the Dead End Kids. (92 min.) 1939
Romance on the high seas by Michael Curtiz( visu )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Musical about a singer, Georgia Garrett, who takes the place of a socialite on a cruise and finds herself embroiled in the plots and counterplots of a suspicious husband and wife
Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland collection ( visu )
13 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Babes in arms: When vaudeville-famous parents meet financial trouble, their son gathers up his stage friends and puts on a show to raise money. All appears well until a hurricane hits before opening night
Babes on Broadway ( visu )
13 editions published between 1941 and 2018 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
One of the famous old musicals that combines captivating music and lavish production numbers by the master, Busby Berkeley. The story is the standard tale of two struggling Broadway hopefuls, and is filled with 16 song and dance numbers
Strike up the band ( visu )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Mickey and Judy are talented high school students who want to break into show business--he is the band leader and she his lady singer. Rousting song and dance tribute to the 40's music
Gold diggers of 1937 ( visu )
14 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Rosmer Peck is an insurance agent with musical ambitions who becomes romantically involved with Norma Perry, a showgirl who has given up spangles for a stenographer's pad. Her friends Genevieve Larkin and Sally LaVerne give up their tap shoes for gold digging and take up with executives in a theatrical production company that, unbeknowst to them or the director J.J. Hobart, is going bankrupt due to poor management. Since J.J. seems to be in poor health, the executives take out a million dollar life insurance policy in an attempt to save the company. Now Rosmer has to keep J.J. alive so he can get his commission and the executives are trying to thwart his efforts
 
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Alternative Names
Berkeley, Bud 1895-1976
Berkeley, Busby, 1895-
Berkeley Enos William 1895-1976
Busby Berkeley American film director and musical choreographer
Busby Berkeley Amerikaans filmregisseur
Busby Berkeley amerykański reżyser i choreograf
Busby Berkeley cinéaste américain
Busby Berkeley director de cine estadounidense
Busby Berkeley regista e coreografo statunitense
Busby Berkeley stiúrthóir scannán
Busby Berkeley US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Choreograph
Enos, Busby B. 1895-1976
Enos, Busby Berkeley William
Enos, Busby Berkeley William 1895-1976
Enos, William B. 1895-1976
Enos, William Berkeley
Enos William Berkeley 1895-1976
Базби Беркли
Басби Беркли
באזבי ברקלי
באזבי ברקלי שחקן אמריקאי
بازبی برکلی طراح رقص، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
بسبي بيركلي
버스비 버클리
バスビー・バークレー
巴士比·柏克莱
巴斯比·伯克利 電影導演
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