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Pasternak, Joe 1901-1991

Overview
Works: 161 works in 340 publications in 3 languages and 10,731 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Destry rides again by George Marshall ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Destry, a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns ... is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers like "The Boys in the Back Room," while winning the hero's heart."--Container
Anchors aweigh by George Sidney ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two sailors on a four day leave in Los Angeles get involved with a small boy who wants to join the navy
Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama critic and his family leave New York for the country and encounter a variety of goofy situations
Summer stock by Charles Walters ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romance blooms during the summer in New England when Jane Falbury's sister shows up with a theatrical troupe and convinces her to let them stage a musical in the barn
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
In the good old summertime ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical remake of 'Shop around the corner' involving two feuding store employees who are unknowingly engaged in a romantic relationship as anonymous pen pals
The courtship of Eddie's father by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life is difficult for Tom Corbett as he and his son, Eddie, try to recover from the loss of his wife. The courtship process brings father and son together with renewed hope and enthusiasm for the future
Spinout by Elvis Presley ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elvis plays a singer-race car driver who has a single-minded desire to remain single. Pursuing him is a trio of lovelies with an itch to get hitched, but they have a lot more than each other as rivals. They have to compete with the sleek curves and shiny good looks of a high-powered Cobra 427
Where the boys are ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four coeds from snowbound Penmore University know that the only place to be during Spring Break is where the boys are. The rites and wrongs of the spring migration of thousands of college students to sunny Fort Lauderdale are celebrated in an era-defining film that combines a cast of 1960s up-and-comers with youthful hijinks and a cautionary will-she-or-won't-she storyline of sex and romance. So many chances for love. So little time!
Jumbo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this sensational, razzle-dazzle circus epic the New York Herald Tribune called "a glorious tribute to sawdust!" Set at the turn of the century, the story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. All four stars shine in thbe lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the sublime songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The breathtaking circus footage was actually directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
That midnight kiss The toast of New Orleans ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The toast of New Orleans: Snooty opera singer, Suzette Micheline, meets rough-and-tumble fisherman, Pepe Duvalle, in the Louisiana bayous and this fisherman can sing. Her agent lures him away to New Orleans to teach him to sing opera, but comes to regret this rash decision when the singers fall in love
Girl happy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Chicago mobster, Big Frank, hires rock-and-roll singer Rusty Wells and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Songs include "Do the clam," "Good news," "Puppet on a string," "Startin' tonight" and "Girl happy."
Hit the deck ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
The great Caruso by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recreates Caruso's career, from beginning as a young cafe singer through his 18-year triumph at the Met, centering on his happy marriage to Dorothy Benjamin and his troubles with her family
A date with Judy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 1940's, a young girl leaves her boy friend for an older man but finds she must compete for him with a classmate. Meanwhile, the girl and her friends mistakenly believe her father is dating a rhumba instructor and attempt to bring the romance to an end before her mother finds out. All this plays out during preparations for the big school dance
Thousands cheer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performances of songs and comedy sketches by MGM guest stars are brought together and staged through the effort of a colonel's daughter in a show for servicemen
Cooking with love and paprika by Joe Pasternak ( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Easy the hard way by Joe Pasternak ( Book )
6 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kissing bandit ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timid young man is forced to follow in his father's footsteps as a notorious masked bandit
 
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Pasternak, Joseph 1901-
Pasternak, Joseph 1901-1991
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