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Kanin, Michael 1910-1993

Works: 96 works in 195 publications in 6 languages and 4,003 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Musical films  Film noir  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Short films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Librettist, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Michael Kanin
Most widely held works by Michael Kanin
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

34 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portrayal of an actor who finds his on stage role of Othello is affecting his off stage life as murderous revenge begins to seem reasonable
Teacher's pet by George Seaton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school-of-hard-knocks newspaperman who despises journalism schools is forced by his boss to visit a night school journalism class. Smitten by the course's lovely professor, he enrolls masquerading as a novice and soon becomes her prize pupil, all the while trying to make her his own prize
Rashomon : a drama in two acts by Fay Kanin( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1987 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rashomon, a play by Fay Kanin( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
How to commit marriage( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bensons' daughter wants to get married, but they are getting a divorce. The father of the groom brings the impending nuptials to a halt in order to sign the couple up for a new rock-n-roll band. When their daughter becomes pregnant and puts the baby up for adoption, the Benson's adopt the child complicating their lives and the plot even further
Tracy & Hepburn the definitive collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She adjusts a stocking on one slim, elegant leg. He wanders in, admiring the view. She glances up ... and it's magic. It stayed magic for Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn for 25 years, from that first movie meeting in Woman of the Year through eight more classic films. Cinema fans who have long celebrated the remarkable couple's on-and-off screen partnership have more to celebrate with Tracy & Hepburn: The Definitive Collection, the only place to find all the films they made together, plus a glowing documentary about Tracy hosted by Hepburn. From witty, sophisticated comedies (Woman of the Year, Without Love, Adam's Rib, Pat and Mike, Desk Set) to trenchant dramas (Keeper of the Flame, The Sea of Grass, State of the Union) to their final film rich with laughs and tears (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner), this unique collection captures every moment of the incomparable Tracy-Hepburn screen magic
Rhapsody by Charles Vidor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soap opera with classical music background. Elizabeth Taylor plays a woman involved with a violinist and a pianist. They take out their frustration with flamboyant concerts
His and hers; a comedy in three acts by Fay Kanin( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opposite sex( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mujer de un director de teatro, influida por sus amigas y por las apariencias engañosas de la alta sociedad neoyorquina, cree que su marido la engaña con una corista. Tras pedirle el divorcio se marcha de viaje a Reno para recapacitar acerca de su matrimonio. En ese momento se ponen de manifiesto las envidias, disensiones y cotilleos que hay entre las mujeres
The high life : a musical : based on Arthur Schnitzler's "The affairs of Anatol" by Arthur Schwartz( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite wife: A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead ; Mr. & Mrs. Smith: New York sophisticates David Smith and Ann Smith née Krausheimer have been lovingly and passionately married for three years, or so they believed. They are told individually that due to a technicality - an unresolved municipal and state jurisdictional issue at the time of their supposed marriage - their wedding was not legal, and as such they are not really married ; Woman of the year: Sam Craig is a down-to-earth sportswriter a newspaper. Tess Harding, the paper's international columnist, makes his life miserable and they start taking swipes at each other in their columns. Soon their problems are overcome by the fact that they are falling in love ; Instant love: Pamela, an American film star, falls in love with coffee grower, Claudio, while in Brazil. When the two are hastily married, they find themselves entwined in a clash of cultures
The gay life original Broadway cast recording by Arthur Schwartz( Recording )

2 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam's rib: A married prosecutor and defense attorney are assigned to the same sensational attempted-murder trial in this clever courtroom battle-of-the-sexes
The cross of Lorraine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combatants are captured and held in a POW camp after Nazi troops overrun France. A former cab driver is chained to a wall in solitary confinement because of his defiance of prison authorities. His will to fight is crushed by the torment of solitary confinement. But his passions rekindle when, after being smuggled out of camp as part of a POW escape, he witnesses courage of fellow escapees and resistance partisans in combat against Nazi troops
The woman of the year : [screenplay by Ring Lardner( Book )

8 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swordsman of Siena( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English soldier of fortune Thomas Stanwood sells his sword to the highest bidder, so when Siena's cruel Spanish overlord Don Carlos hires him to protect his fiancée, the Lady Orietta, he happily complies. His allegiance soon changes, however, when Orietta's innocent young sister is ordered to marry Captain Hugo, Don Carlos' sadistic cousin. Joining the rebel group known as The Ten, Stanwood enters the deadly horse race of Siena in a daring attempt to rouse the people, depose Don Carlos and claim Orietta as his own
The outrage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Travellers in the 1870s Southwest discuss a recent rape and murder trial in which the four people involved told differing stories about the events leading to the trial
Woman of the year (1942) shooting script by Ring Lardner( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Michael Kanin Amerikaans schrijver (1910-1993)

Michael Kanin regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Michael Kanin scénariste américain

Michael Kanin US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Канин, Майкл

مایکل کنین فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

カニン, マイケル

Teacher's petRashomon : a drama in two actsGreatest classic films collectionTracy & Hepburn the definitive collectionGreatest classic films collection