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Chayefsky, Paddy 1923-1981

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Most widely held works by Paddy Chayefsky
Network by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

60 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

45 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is a nice guy, living with his mother in the Bronx, hanging around with similarly socially inept friends, dreaming of owning his own butcher's shop, and maybe even finding a girl to love. The people around him don't think Marty will make anything more of himself than he already has--life is comfortable, why would Marty want to change? But when Marty meets Clara, a schoolteacher with similar aspirations, Marty is motivated to do remarkable things
Television plays by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

24 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in English and Serbian and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altered states : a novel by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

32 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altered States is the ultimate horror story-- the story of one young scientist's terrifying experiment to find the origins of consciousness. Entombed in an isolation tank, fed with a powerful hallucinogenic drug, he experiences finally the supreme moment of terror that is the beginning of life
Paint your wagon by Frederick Loewe( Visual )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a goldmining boom town centering on the work-and-play partnership of two miners and the wife they share
Gideon, a new play by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Old Testament Book of Judges
The tenth man, a new play by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle of the night, a love story by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Americanization of Emily by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison (Garner) loves his job: as 'dog robber' his duties consist of rounding up scarce delicacies and services, while safely avoiding combat. Admiral William Jessup (Douglas), however, is intent on having a sailor as the first casualty on D-Day - preferably with a film crew filming him. Having fallen for his English motor pool driver Emily (Andrews), freewheeling Madison struggles to escape being sent off to land on Omaha Beach as the cameraman
Altered states by William Hurt( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research scientist Eddie Jessup (William Hurt) believes other states of consciousness are as real as everyday reality. Using sensory deprivation, then adding powerful hallucinogenic drugs, he explores these altered states ... and endures experiences that make madness seem a blessing
The hospital by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and French and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical look at a large metropolitan hospital where the patients die of neglect, the interns chase the nurses, the head of the hospital contemplates suicide and there's someone killing off the staff
The golden age of television( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
The latent heterosexual by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happens to a normal homosexual writer when he discovers he is falling in love with his wife to whom he married out of financial reasons?
The passion of Josef D., a new play by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The screenplays by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stage plays by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tenth man : a comedy-drama in three acts by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

28 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arena Stage, Thomas C. Fichandler, executive director, Zelda Fichandler, producing director, Edwin Sherin, associate producing director presents "The Tenth Man," by Paddy Chayefsky, directed by Donald Moreland, setting by Ming Cho Lee, costumes by Marjorie Slaiman, lighting by William Eggleston
Middle of the night : a comedy in three acts by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goddess; a screenplay by Paddy Chayefsky( Book )

7 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As young as you feel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hodges works a hand press at a ACME Printing Company and is forced to retire when he turns sixty-five. When it is discovered that no one at the company knows the parent company's president, John decides to dye his hair and mustache, and gives a convincing impersonation to the executive officers to ignore the mandatory retirement clause. John soon finds himself giving a creditable speech on the dignity of man and gaining national attention to an outmoded retirement policy
 
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Marty
Alternative Names
Aaron, Sidney.

Aaron Sidney 1923-1981

Chayefski, Sidney Aaron 1923-1981

Chayefsky, Sidney 1923-1981

Chayefsky, Sidney Aaron.

Chayefsky, Sidney Aaron 1923-1981

Chayevsky, Paddy 1923-1981

Paddy Chayefsky Amerikaans auteur

Paddy Chayefsky drammaturgo, sceneggiatore e scrittore statunitense

Paddy Chayefsky crivain amricain

Paddy Chayefsky scenarzysta amerykański

Paddy Chayefsky US-amerikanischer Autor

Sidney Aaron 1923-1981

Чаефски, Пэдди

پدی چایفسکی

チャエフスキー

パディ・チャイエフスキー

帕迪查耶夫斯基

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Television playsThe Americanization of EmilyAltered statesThe screenplaysThe stage playsMiddle of the night : a comedy in three actsMarty