Epstein, Julius J. 1909-2000
Most widely held works about Julius J Epstein
Most widely held works by Julius J Epstein
Casablanca ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 2,170 libraries worldwide
In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis.
Casablanca ( Visual )
95 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 1,627 libraries worldwide
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis.
Frank Capra's "Arsenic and old lace ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 1,261 libraries worldwide
An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion.
Saturday night original New York cast by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 755 libraries worldwide
Recorded Feb. 10-11, 1998 at Angel Studios, London.
The last time I saw Paris ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and German and held by 602 libraries worldwide
Tragedy strikes an American WWII veteran with literary ambitions who falls in love in Paris.
Mr. Skeffington ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Dealing openly with anti-Semitism and Nazi atrocities, the story spans World War I, Prohibition and the preliminary volley of World War II. Fanny (Bette Davis) thrives on the adulation of countless suiters before and after she marries Job Skeffington (Claude Rains). Ravaged by age and illness, Fanny clings to Job's promise that "a woman is beautiful only when she is loved."
Arsenic and old lace ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
An easy going drama critic discovers that his kind and gentle Aunts Abby and Martha have a bizarre habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar.
Send me no flowers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
When he overhears a doctor discussing the imminent death of a patient, hypochondriac George believes the doctor is referring to him. Convinced he's living on borrowed time, he enlists his best friend Arnold to help him find a new husband for his soon-to-be-widowed wife Judy.
Sound and the cinema : the coming of sound to American film ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
The man who came to dinner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
While on a lecture tour in the midwest, an acid-tongued radio celebrity and his secretary accept a dinner invitation from an ordinary, all-American family. Unfortunately, he breaks his hip and must move in to recuperate -- bringing his eccentric lifestye and oddball friends into their well-ordered lives.
Cross of iron ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and French and held by 275 libraries worldwide
A battle-hardened German sergeant tries to hold his platoon together on the Russian front during WWII. Not only must he try to hold his platoon together, but he must deal with his commander, a glory seeker, who wants to be awarded Germany's highest medal of honor, the "Cross of Iron."
The tender trap ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Charlie Reader is successful with young ladies. One day he is visited by his old friend Joe, married with three children. Joe falls in love with Charlie's girl Sylvia while Charlie spends his time with young actress Julie.
Fanny ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and German and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Fanny, a fishmonger's daughter with eyes for the barkeeper's son, Marius, has a powerful rival. Marius yearns for a life at sea, not one behind the bar in Marseilles with his blustery but devoted father Cesar. But after Fanny and Marius surrender to their desires, complications separate them, and a solution comes from an unlikely source: the wise, aging sailmaker Panisse.
Romance on the high seas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 218 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.
The bride came C.O.D ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Ten dollars a pound is the going rate for freight, so charter pilot Steve Collins figures he's owed $1,150, cash on delivery. His cargo is Joan Winfield, an heiress whose elopement with a musician is kiboshed when Steve kidnaps her so he can return her to her irate papa.
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed.
Chicken every Sunday by Julius J Epstein ( Book )
4 editions published between 1946 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 libraries worldwide
House calls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
A surgeon who has recently lost his wife becomes involved in a series of relationships that don't work out. Suddenly, a woman enters his life who instantly captures his heart.
Kiss them for me ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Desperate to keep his men on the straight and narrow while on a 4-day leave from the Navy, a Lieutenant commits a trio to becoming spokesmen at a local shipyard. Before long, one is courting the shipmaker's voluptuous daughter with hilarious results.
Four daughters ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Music is their passion. The family is their joy. Widower Adam Lemp and his four lovely, musically talented daughters enjoy serenity and concerts in their Connecticut home only one thing can upset the balance four suitors!
Aging Americans Antisemitism Aunts Celebrities Comedy films Comedy films Conference proceedings Death Diseases Drama Eccentrics and eccentricities Extortion Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired France--Paris Germany Historical films History Lecturers Love Mamoulian, Rouben Man-woman relationships Married people Morocco Morocco--Casablanca Motion picture plays Motion pictures Musical films Musicals Musicals--Librettos New York (State)--New York Ohio Refugees Romance films Romantic comedy films Screwball comedy films Self-evaluation Serial murders Soldiers Sound motion pictures Underground movements, War United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films World War (1939-1945)
Epstein, Julius, 1909-2000
Multiple languages (27)
No Linguistic content (7)
Greek, Modern (1)