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Epstein, Philip G.

Overview
Works: 164 works in 566 publications in 7 languages and 13,313 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Motion picture plays  Biography  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Scribe, Adapter, Librettist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Philip G Epstein
 
Most widely held works by Philip G Epstein
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )
173 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 6,233 WorldCat member 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 by Frank Capra( Visual )
35 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,990 WorldCat member 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
The last time I saw Paris by Richard Brooks( Visual )
49 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's post-World War II Paris filled with divorce, domestic quarrels, jaded lives, ruined marriages and disillusioned people
The man who came to dinner by William Keighley( Visual )
10 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pompous lecturer is forced to spend the winter inside a prominent Ohio family's home due to injury, and proceeds to meddle with the lives of everyone in the household
Mr. Skeffington ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular and beautiful Fanny Trellis is forced into a loveless marriage with an older man, Jewish banker Job Skeffington, in order to save her beloved brother Trippy from an embezzlement charge. But Fanny has always used beauty to manipulate her way through life by encouraging dozens of suitors, even after her marriage. However, when she falls ill her beauty is gone and she is lost. This film deals openly with anti-Semitism, the story spans World War I, Prohibition and the preliminary volley of World War II
Casablanca; script and legend by Howard Koch( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romance on the high seas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member 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 held by 218 WorldCat member 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
Chicken every Sunday; my life with mother's boarders by Rosemary Taylor( Book )
8 editions published between 1946 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Disc 2]. In The long, long trailer, newlyweds hit the honeymoon road with a 40-foot trailer in tow. In Father of the bride, chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
The mad Miss Manton : screenplay by Philip G Epstein( Book )
10 editions published between 1938 and 1985 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The strawberry blonde by Raoul Walsh( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Biff Grimes is the son of an Irishman who's better at blarney than at holding down a job. Determined to make something of himself, Biff takes a mail-order course in dentistry and practices his handiwork on dear old dad. In his spare time he manages to fall for Virginia Brush, "the strawberry blonde," but unfortunately Virginia is more interested in Hugo Barnstead, an up-and-coming financier. Virginia has another girl in mind for Biff: her best friend Amy, a suffragette with plenty of spunk
And stars remain by Julius J Epstein( Book )
6 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Disc 2]: Gigi: Gaston is the scion of a wealthy Parisian family who finds emotional refuge from the superficial lifestyle of upper class Parisian 1900s society with the former mistress of his uncle and her outgoing, tomboy granddaughter, Gigi. When Gaston becomes aware that Gigi has matured into a woman, her grandmother and aunt, who have educated Gigi to be a wealthy man's mistress, request he become her provider. An American in Paris: Jerry Mulligan is a struggling American painter in Paris who is 'discovered' by an influential heiress. She just happens to an interested in more than Jerry's art. Jerry in turn falls for Lise, a young French girl already engaged to a cabaret singer. His relationshp with Lise is filled with romantic complications
The male animal ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Henry Fonda plays bookish Prof. Tommy Turner, struggling to get in touch with his man-of-action side during the weekend of the big football game, the arrival of an ex-gridiron star... fancied by Turner's wife and the academic tussle that treatens the professor's tenure"--Container
Casablanca by Julius J Epstein( Book )
23 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Forever female ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After aspiring playwright Stanley Krown's new play is optioned, his producer insists he rewrites the script to allow his middle-aged ex-wife to play the lead role, that of a ninteen-year-old ingenue. But the role wasn't meant for her, and despite constant changes, Krown's play can't seem to win over critics
The Mad Miss Manton by Leigh Jason( Visual )
4 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich Park Avenue socialite with a penchant for practical jokes solves two mysterious murders in her own madcap fashion
Royal wedding and, The last time I saw Paris ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Royal wedding: a musical set during Princess Elizabeth's wedding to Philip Mountbatten. A brother-sister dance team go to London and get caught up in romance. The last time I saw Paris: A writer recalls his romance with a wealthy American girl in Paris, and how he lost her. In these films, one a musical and one a drama, careers and lack of commitment/philandering cause trouble with romance. In the drama, the result is tragedy. In the musical, everything comes together at the absolute last possible moment
Casablanca (1942) shooting script by Julius J Epstein( )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Epstein, Philip G. 1909-1952
艾布斯坦 1909-1952
Languages
English (299)
Spanish (21)
French (11)
German (8)
Italian (7)
Multiple languages (5)
Dutch (1)
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