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Matthau, Walter

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Most widely held works about Walter Matthau
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Most widely held works by Walter Matthau
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

184 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of crooks relentlessly pursues a young American through Paris for the fortune her dead husband stole from them
Hello, Dolly! by Jerry Herman( Visual )

92 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical set in the 1890's about a professional matchmaker who meets her match
The odd couple by Gene Saks( Visual )

64 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two divorced men (one is fastidious, the other is a slob) share a New York apartment
Dennis the menace by Robert Wagner( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank Ketcham's popular comic-strip kid comes to the big screen in Dennis the Menace, a delightful family comedy
Hanging up by Yi fo long( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters struggle to deal with each other and their aging father
The Bad News Bears by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthau is a grumbling beer-guzzling former minor-league pitcher who gets roped into coaching a band of half-pint misfits somewhat loosely called a team
Budd Schulberg's A face in the crowd by Elia Kazan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Arkansas hobo becomes an overnight media sensation. But as he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become?
Locke by Stephen Frears( Visual )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A computer malfunction causes nuclear equiped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
I.Q.( Visual )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the world knows about Einstein the scientific genius. But what about Einstein the matchmaker? I.Q. puts this fanciful notion to the test and comes up with winning results in this fun, warm-hearted romantic comedy
The fortune cookie by Jean Ure( Visual )

69 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A TV cameraman, trampled by a half-back while shooting a football game, and his shyster brother-in-law team up to defraud an insurance company in a million dollar law suit
Out to sea( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of lonely ladies with big bank accounts, happy-go-lucky Charlie cons his cranky, widower brother-in-law Herb into joining him on an all-expense-paid, luxury cruise. But their "deluxe accommodations" are deep in the bowels of the ship and Charlie has actually signed them on as dance hosts! Under the tyranny of crooning cruise director Gil Godwyn, Charlie and Herb are in for rough weather as they romance the luscious Liz and the lovely Vivian
The taking of Pelham 1 2 3 by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of armed men hijack a New York City subway train and threaten to kill one hostage per minute unless their demands are met
Lonely are the brave by David Miller( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive
The cat in the hat and other Dr. Seuss favorites by Seuss( Recording )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the performances of actors such as Kelsey Grammer, Dustin Hoffman, Walter Matthau and John Cleese, Dr. Seuss' timeless and clever poems continue to thrill and amaze young listeners
Cactus flower by Gene Saks( Visual )

30 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Winston, an easy-going bachelor dentist whose delicately balanced scheme crumbles under some unexpected circumstances. Winston strings along his dizzy blonde mistress, Toni by telling her that he has a wife and children. He learns that Toni has tried to commit suicide over him, so he promises to marry her. Toni, refusing to be a home-wrecker, insists on first meeting Winston's wife. He convinces Stephanie to pose as his wife
Awake and sing by Clifford Odets( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a Jewish family in a Bronx tenement perfectly captures the spirit of the Depression years
Hopscotch by Eric Lewis( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the CIA's top international operatives is suddenly relegated to a desk job in an agency power play. Unwilling to go quietly, and with the aid of a chic Viennese widow, he puts himself back in the game by writing a memoir exposing the innermost secrets of every major intelligence agency in the world. The CIA now wants him dead, but he refuses to cooperate--because he's having to much fun!
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

39 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New Orleans teenager struggles to graduate from high school while working at a sleazy French Quarter club to support his family
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.09 for Hanging up ... to 0.99 for Private sc ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Budd Schulberg's A face in the crowd
Alternative Names
Gualterius Matthau

Matthow, Walter John 1920-2000

Matuschanskavasky, Walter.

Matuschanskavasky, Walter, 1920-2000

Matuschanskayasky, Walter 1920-2000

Matuschanskayasky Walter 1923-2000

Matushchanskayasky, Walter

Volter Matau

Walter Matthau acteur américain

Walter Matthau aktor amerykański

Walter Matthau ameerika näitleja

Walter Matthau Americký herec

Walter Matthau Amerikaans acteur

Walter Matthau amerikāņu aktieris

Walter Matthau attore statunitense

Walter Matthau US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Walter Matthau yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Γουόλτερ Ματάου

Волтер Матау

Волтер Меттау

Маттау, Уолтер американский актёр

Уолтър Матау

Ուոլթեր Մատաու

וולטר מתאו

والتر ماتائو بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

والتر ماثو

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The odd coupleHanging upBudd Schulberg's A face in the crowdLockeI.Q.The fortune cookieOut to seaLonely are the brave