WorldCat Identities

Panama, Norman

Overview
Works: 136 works in 379 publications in 4 languages and 9,142 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musicals  Original cast recordings  Caricatures and cartoons  Road films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Librettist, Author, Production personnel, Scenarist, pmn, Performer, Adapter, fmd, Editor, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norman Panama
 
Most widely held works by Norman Panama
White Christmas by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

38 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical about two guys that become a popular song and dance team and play at a resort for charity
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
The court jester by Melvin Frank( Visual )

38 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 12th century England, the infant king is usurped by the wicked King Roderick. Black Fox and his band attempt to restore the rightful king to the throne by having a member of their group infiltrate the court by posing as the jester. Things get zany when the jester is hypnotized into believing he is an assassin and switches identities at the snap of finger, the King's daughter falls for the jester, people randomly sing what are supposed to be recognition codes, and a sorceress interferes
Road to Utopia( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth in the hilarious Bob Hope-Bing Crosby Road series is a blizzard of laughs with Bob and Bing playing turn-of-the-century vaudevillians who search for Klondike gold - and find beautiful Dorothy Lamour instead! After stealing the map to a gold mine from two Alaskan killers, Hope and Crosby assume the identities of the bad guys, swagger into Skagway and meet saloon-singer Lamour. A series of misadventures ensues as the boys, Lamour, the killers and other crooked characters try to outwit each other, obtain the map and locate the mine. The recipient of a Best Original Screenplay Academy Award nomination, Road to Utopia also features the world renowned humorist Robert Benchley as an on-camera narrator who adds to all of the fun with a running commentary on our heroes' on-screen antics
Li'l Abner by Melvin Frank( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cartoon strip from Al Capp comes to life in this film based on the hit Broadway play. When the hillbilly town of Dogpatch, deemed the most useless community in America, is chosen as a test site for A-bombs, its citizens take up the good fight, with lots of fun and merriment
The road to Hong Kong by Norman Panama( Visual )

16 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Crosby) and Chester (Hope) travel to Tibet to search for a drug to restore Chester's memory. Once they find the cure, Chester's memory becomes so good that he accidentally memorizes a secret formula for space navigation. Soon the two meet up with a beautiful spy (Collins) and get slightly sidetracked ... to another planet!
Irving Berlin's White Christmas by Bing Crosby( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White Christmas is a treasury of Irving Berlin classics. Two talented song-and-dance men team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business
Li'l Abner : original Broadway cast recording by Gene De Paul( Recording )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The facts of life by AVMA Professional Liability Insurance Trust( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their spouses are unable to join them on a planned group trip, longtime friends, Larry Gilbert and Kitty Weaver find themselves thrown together and falling in love under the sun in beautiful Acapulco. With their vacation coming to an end, both Larry and Kitty find themselves torn between feeling guilty about the affair and whether or not to end it
Li'l Abner : original Broadway cast recording by Gene De Paul( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to commit marriage( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bensons' daughter wants to get married, but they are getting a divorce. The father of the groom brings the impending nuptials to a halt in order to sign them up for a new rock-n-roll band
Norman Panama, Melvin Frank, and Michael Kidd present Li'l Abner : an original musical comedy by Gene De Paul( )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1959 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thank your lucky stars( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-Hollywood-scenes story about young talents hoping for their big break
Knock on wood by Norman Panama( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic American ventriloquist performing in Europe is unable to control the words coming out of his dummy, resulting in a near-nervous breakdown. His manager, and best friend, orders him to see a famous psychiatrist in Zurich. What follows is a zany adventure involving secret weapons, international spies, and the beautiful Dr. Ilse Nordstrom
The glass bed : a novel by Norman Panama( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange bedfellows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A top company executive, advised by a public relations expert, tries to win back his beautiful Italian wife
Above and beyond( Visual )

5 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Col. Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. played by Robert Taylor is asked to work on the atomic bomb project and fly the Enola Gay B-29 that delivers the bomb on Hiroshima. The personal toll this work and final deployment affect Tibbets and his family
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bachelor and the bobby-soxer: A playboy is sentenced to date a judge's teenage daughter as punishment for disturbing the peace. The judge hopes it will eradicate the girl's crush for the older man, but the judge's daughter and the playboy fall for each other
The Jayhawkers!( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Pre-Civil War Kansas, a government agent infiltrates the vigilante group called the Jayhawkers. A classic action-packed Western
A talent for murder : a mystery comedy by Jerome Chodorov( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The court jester
Alternative Names
Norman Panama Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1914-2003)

Norman Panama sceneggiatore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Norman Panama US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Schriftsteller

Норман Панама

نورمن پاناما فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و نویسنده آمریکایی

파나마, 노먼 1914-2003

ノーマン・パナマ

諾曼·帕拉馬

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Mr. Blandings builds his dream houseThe court jesterLi'l AbnerThe road to Hong KongThe facts of lifeNorman Panama, Melvin Frank, and Michael Kidd present Li'l Abner : an original musical comedy