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Allen, Jay Presson 1922-2006

Overview
Works: 125 works in 412 publications in 8 languages and 10,433 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Film sequels  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Librettist, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jay Presson Allen
Cabaret by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
79 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sally Bowles, an American cabaret singer in 1930s Berlin, becomes involved in the rise of the Nazi party
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marnie, a compulsive thief and liar is caught. Her captor impulsively marries the frigid, disturbed girl in an attempt to discover the reasons for her ongoing anti-social behavior
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
Forty carats by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This heavily annotated script belonged to Lilia Skala, a Viennese born actress whose early theatrical career included European tours with Max Reinhardt. She first appeared on the New York stage in 1941. In 1970 Skala took over the role of Maud Hayes in FORTY CARATS at the Morosco Theatre and then on the road
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie; a drama in three acts by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
12 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deathtrap by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famed mystery playwright with a recent string of flops may be planning to murder a talented former student in order to steal his work
Just tell me what you want by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prince of the city by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and German and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York cop Daniel Ciello (inspired by real-life undercover narcotics cop Robert Leuci) is involved in some questionable police practices. He is approached by Internal Affairs and in exchange for him potentially being let off the hook, he is instructed to begin to expose the inner workings of police corruption
The borrowers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Come along on an adventure with a family of Borrowers, the Clocks, who reside under the floorboards of Aunt Sophie's house in England. The Clocks, like all other Borrowers, survive by borrowing items from the humans. But life for the Clocks takes a turn for the worse when Arrioty befriends a human and the secrets of the Borrower world are discovered. What fate lies in the waiting for the Borrowers?
Funny lady by Herbert Ross ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues the life and career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
Family ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Family' follows the saga of the Lawrence family of Pasadena, California--parents Kate and Doug, and their three children: young divorced mother Nancy, high school dropout Willie, and young teenage daughter Buddy
A little family business by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript, dated Dec. 26, 1982.
Columbia Pictures presents Funny lady ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sequel to "Funny girl," this lively, lavish musical opens an new chapter in Fanny Brice's career and love life
Tru : from the words and works of Truman Capote by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just tell me what you want ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedic battle of the sexes among the very rich, filmed entirely in New York City. Max Herschel, the ruthless magnate who has everything, loses his long-time executive mistress to a young playwright and fights to win her back
Alfred Hitchcock's Marnie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marnie, a compulsive thief and liar is caught. Her captor impulsively marries the frigid, disturbed girl in an attempt to discover the reasons for her ongoing anti-social behavior
Screenwriters on screenwriting by Ally Acker ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes interviews with screenwriters: Euzhan Palcy, Jay Presson Allen, Harriet Frank Jr., Fay Kanin and Margarethe Von Trotta along with clips from some of their films
Pas de printemps pour Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Marnie, une jolie jeune femme, menteuse et voleuse compulsive, est prise la main dans le sac par Mark Rutland. Plutôt que de la remettre aux mains de la police, il préfère épouser cette femme frigide et perturbée afin de découvrir les raisons de son comportement mystérieux
Funny girl by William Wyler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two musical films based on the life of Fanny Brice
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, Jacqueline.
Allen, Jacqueline 1922-2006
Allen, Jay.
Allen, Jay 1922-
Allen Jay 1922-2006
Allen, Jay P. 1922-2006
Allen, Jay Presson
Presson Allen, Jay.
Presson-Allen, Jay 1922-2006
Presson, Jacqueline.
Presson, Jacqueline 1922-2006
Presson, Jay.
Presson, Jay 1922-2006
Languages
English (195)
French (14)
Spanish (12)
German (9)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Portuguese (1)
Dutch (1)
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