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Novak, Kim

Overview
Works: 242 works in 792 publications in 9 languages and 13,084 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Biographical films  Fiction  Motion pictures  Humor  Musicals  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kim Novak
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
138 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
112 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-convict recovering from heroin addiction returns to the Chicago slums and struggles to become a musician
Picnic by William Inge ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story covers one Labor Day week-end in a small Kansas town, and tells about the impact a virile drifter has on the lives of several women in town
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novak is a witch who casts a spell on a book publisher (Stewart) to make him fall in love with her. He is most unhappy when he finds out what happened
Pal Joey by George Sidney ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the story of a nightclub entertainer who is also a heel. He romances a wealthy socialite to get her to finance his own nightclub, then falls for chorine he hires for the club
Kiss me, stupid by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two would-be songwriters hijack Dino as he passes through their town. Their attempts to charm him into listening to their songs encounter a problem when one man's wife is the head of Martin's fan club. A substitute is hired to claim his attentions. Things do not exactly work out as planned
The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple tackles an assembly of suspects in a homicide on the set of an American extravaganza being filmed in England
The Eddy Duchin story ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duchin is a talented pianist and bandleader who sets New York society on its ear in the 1930s and 1940s. Duchin arrives in Manhattan dreaming only of a 'red Stutz Bearcat and a bankroll as big as the Ritz.' He goes on to steal the heart of society girl Marjorie Oelrichs, who teaches him that love, not money, brings happiness. But then tragedy happens, it leaves Duchin alone with a newborn son and no will to live
Strangers when we meet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Douglas stars as Larry Coe, a gifted architect who, unhappily married, falls in love with his beautiful neighbor Maggie (Novak), whose marriage is also on the rocks
Agatha Christie's The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple investigates a murder on a movie set when Hollywood stars, with behind-the-scene conflicts, come to the picturesque village of St. Mary Mead to film the epic, Mary, Queen of Scots
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The brothers Rico] A businessman and husband is contacted by his former organized crime boss, and is drawn back into the danger of the mob, putting his family on the line
Of human bondage ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in English and German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about a crippled medical student and his agonized and destructive attachment to a vulgar London waitress
Pushover ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cop, staking out the apartment of a bank robber's girlfriend, makes a move on her to get information. But she ups the stakes, turning the case deadly
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sniper: San Francisco delivery van driver Edward Miller is unable to control his hatred of the women who reject him and the intense jealousy he feels whenever he sees lovers together. When he goes on a killing spree, the police must try and discover who he is. The big heat: A policeman is driven by grief to wage a relentless vendetta against a mobster. 5 against the house: Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious. The lineup: Police track two ruthless killers across San Francisco. Murder by contract: A hit man discovers his next target is a woman
5 against the house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious
White buffalo by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wild Bill Hickok and Crazy Horse search for the demon buffalo that haunts them both
Boy's night out ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bowling? Nope. Another round of beers? Yawn. Three married men and their divorced buddy want to try something more intriguing on their boys' night out: a boy's night in with a blonde tootsie in a secret love pad. Unknown to them, the tootsie is really a doctoral student researching the love life of the suburban male. And she proves her smarts by keeping all four relationships strictly platonic, despite the boys' boasting to the contrary
The man with the golden arm Suddenly ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man with the golden arm : "Frankie Machine is a card dealing former drug addict trying to stay clean, much to the smug chagrin of his former dealer -- the seedy Louie. The pressure mounts on Frankie as the crushing weight of addiction and the struggle of sobriety grows daily -- can he beat his problems and win the battle? Or is he destined for a short, ruined life?"--Container
Liebestraum by Mike Figgis ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"What begins as a passionate crusade to save a landmark building turns into a passionate love affair with dire consequences. Nick, a professor of architecture who's come home to visit his dying mother, knows he must preserve a cast-iron building marked for demolition by Paul, a ruthless developer and former friend. But when he falls for Paul's wife, Jane, Nick unwittingly tempts fate with his own life. For buried within the walls of the landmark lies a dark secret-- a murderous history which is linked to Nick and now may find him as its next victim!"--Container
Phffft! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A radio writer and her lawyer husband break up and each finds someone else, causing them to realize they were better off before they were divorced
 
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Alternative Names
Novak, Marilyn Pauline
Novak, Marilyn Pauline, 1933-
Nowak, Kim 1933-
Languages
English (376)
German (23)
Spanish (23)
French (10)
Multiple languages (10)
Catalan (3)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
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