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Osborn, Paul 1901-1988

Overview
Works: 115 works in 396 publications in 8 languages and 11,449 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Musical films  Love stories  Film and video adaptations  Historical drama  Animal films  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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South Pacific by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
The yearling by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy faces the decisions of adulthood when his pet fawn becomes a yearling and threatens the meager family crops
Morning's at seven by Paul Osborn ( Book )
22 editions published between 1939 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy set in two backyards of adjoining houses. Aging middle class people reveal their hopes, ambitions, and frustrations. 3 acts, 4 men, 5 women, 1 setting
Point of no return by John P Marquand ( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1954 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alvin Theatre, Leland Hayward presents Henry Fonda in "Point of No Return," a new play by Paul Osborn, based on the novel by John P. Marquand, John Cromwell, Leora Dana, Frank Conroy, Colin Keith-Johnston, Robert Ross, Bartlett Robinson, Patricia Smith, Phil Arthur, directed by H.C. Potter, settings and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes designed by Main Bocher, assistant to the costume designer Frank Spencer
East of Eden by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
80 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Salinas Valley, in and around World War I, Cal Trask feels he must compete against overwhelming odds with his brother Aron for the love of their father Adam. Cal is frustrated at every turn, from his reaction to the war, to how to get ahead in business and in life, to how to relate to his estranged mother
Sayonara by Joshua Logan ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romance of a U.S. Air Force officer and a Japanese dancer and their ultimate marriage, following the deaths of their close friends, victims of deep racial prejudice
Madame Curie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and German and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Marie Sklodowska of Poland dreamed of being something more than being just a wife and mother. She defied convention to study physics and mathematics at the Sorbonne and with Pierre Curie, the professor who became her husband, goes on to make one of the greatest breakthroughs in 20th-century science
A bell for Adano by Paul Osborn ( Book )
4 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian-American major, part of American occupation forces in Sicily during World War II, tries to reform the town in his charge by being decent to people. His efforts are epitomized by his efforts to replace the 700-year-old bell melted down for bullets by the fascists
On borrowed time. Acting ed. Comedy in two acts by Paul Osborn ( Book )
10 editions published between 1942 and 1969 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On borrowed time, a dramatization of the novel by Lawrence Edward Watkin by Paul Osborn ( Book )
14 editions published between 1937 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world of Suzie Wong by Richard Quine ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Lomax, who aspires to follow his passion to paint and having quit his architectural profession, lands in Hong Kong. On the ferry he meets a young girl Suzie Wong who lies that she is from a wealthy family but actually is working as a "Wan Chai girl" in the Wan Chai district on Hong Kong island. Lomax may have an opportunity to be the husband of a Hong Kong banker's daughter, but he chooses to be with Suzie Wong. Some street and harbour scenes of Hong Kong in the late 1950s are captured on film in colour
Wild river by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montgomery Clift stars as a government agent who must evacuate a small town to make way for a new dam. When an elderly matriarch refuses to leave, Chuck Glover falls in love with her granddaughter, played by Lee Remick
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A streetcar named Desire (1951): Set in the steamy squalor of New Orleans, the story of a neurotic woman's mental collapse through exposure to her brother-in-law's animal magnetism
The vinegar tree : a play by Paul Osborn ( Book )
5 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of Jennie by William Dieterle ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Artist Eben Adams has never been able to impress influential art dealer Henry Matthews with his work-- until he meets a schoolgirl in Central Park named Jennie. There is a mystical quality about Jennie, and she intrigues him with the way she chats on about things that happened years ago. When Eben sketches Jennie, it shows more expression and emotion than anything else he has ever done-- but before he knows it, Jennie is gone."--Container
The vinegar tree : a play in three acts by Paul Osborn ( Book )
5 editions published between 1932 and 1983 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young in heart ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family of card sharks meet a wealthy older lady who is very lonely. They hope that by winning her affections, she will name them in her will
Point of no return : a comedy in three acts by Paul Osborn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1943 and World War II rages on. The United States Navy has established several bases in the Solomon Islands, in preparation for an invasion towards New Guinea and the Central Pacific. On one of these islands lives a French planter named Emile de Becque. The Navy wishes to employ him to scout out the nearby Japanese held islands. To accomplish this task, de Becque is approached by Nellie Forbush, a US Navy nurse. Together they find refuge from the battles around them as their romance blooms
 
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Alternative Names
オズボーン, ポール
Languages
English (206)
German (19)
Spanish (16)
French (15)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Japanese (2)
Danish (1)
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