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Epstein, Philip G.

Overview
Works: 147 works in 633 publications in 11 languages and 13,676 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Comedy films  Romance films  Screwball comedy films  Fiction  Musical films  Action and adventure films 
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 )

204 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 6,340 WorldCat member 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
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra( Visual )

71 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,148 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 F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

56 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in post World War II. American military reporter Charles Wills falls in love and marries the gorgeous Helen Elsworth. He supports her with a low paying job, devoting his evenings to writing a novel. After numerous rejections, he gives up writing, quits his job and lives on investments. The marriage falters when he enters into self-destructive behavior that is halted by a devastating tragedy
The man who came to dinner by William Keighley( Visual )

17 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages 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 by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 653 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 )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance on the high seas by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 283 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 by William Keighley( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 225 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 )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strawberry blonde by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 141 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
The mad Miss Manton : screenplay by Philip G Epstein( Book )

11 editions published between 1938 and 1985 in English and held by 134 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 )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 1]. In Arsenic and old lace, a drama critic about to marry discovers insanity runs in his family. In A night at the opera, a New York scandal, a riot on a ship, and an evening of insanity in a concert hall are some of the problems resulting from Groucho's outrageous business schemes. The goal-- to bring Milan's finest opera stars to Manhattan
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 113 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
And stars remain by Julius J Epstein( Book )

6 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forever female by Irving Rapper( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 98 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
Casablanca by Julius J Epstein( Book )

31 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member 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
The male animal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 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
The Mad Miss Manton by Leigh Jason( Visual )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 70 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 49 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( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Casablanca
Alternative Names
Epstein, Philip G. 1909-1952

Philip G. Epstein Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1909-1952)

Philip G. Epstein amerikansk manusforfattar

Philip G. Epstein amerikansk manusförfattare

Philip G. Epstein amerikansk manusforfatter

Philip G. Epstein amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Philip G. Epstein scénariste américain

Philip G. Epstein sceneggiatore statunitense

Philip G. Epstein US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Φίλιπ Έπσταϊν

Филип Дж. Эпстайн

פיליפ אפשטיין

فیلیپ جی. اپستاین فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

フィリップ・G・エプスタイン

艾布斯坦 1909-1952

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Frank Capra's Arsenic and old laceThe man who came to dinnerCasablanca; script and legendThe bride came C.O.DChicken every Sunday : my life with mother's boardersGreatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the brideGreatest classic films collectionForever female