WorldCat Identities

Perlberg, William 1899-1969

Overview
Works: 85 works in 242 publications in 3 languages and 8,446 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Christmas films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Farces  Romance films  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Perlberg
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this Oscar-winning classic, a Macy's Department Store Santa who insists his name is Kris Kringle teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith and the value of imagination
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each member of the Frake family seeks a different prize when they attend the Iowa State Fair
The country girl by George Seaton ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Elgin is an alcoholic actor and singer who gets a second change at stardom. His long suffering wife, Georgie, and their marriage is put to the test. Frank is desperate to make a come back and Bernie Dodd is the hotshot Broadway director in need of a "name" star for his new stage production. Georgie is both weary of her husband's weaknesses and Dodd's motives. When Georgie appears to be dragging Frank down, Bernie tries to force her to leave
The bridges at Toko-ri ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
The Song of Bernadette by Henry King ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Until a miracle changes their minds, church and state officials persecute a simple, ingenuous peasant girl who claims to have seen a vision of the Virgin Mary
Franz Werfel's The song of Bernadette ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Until a miracle changes their minds, church and state officials persecute a simple, ingenuous peasant girl who claims to have seen a vision of "a beautiful lady."
Teacher's pet by George Seaton ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 337 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
Golden boy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young and gifted violinist earns money for his education by prizefighting
State fair ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two versions of Rodgers & Hammerstein's heartwarming musical tale of the Frake family at the State Fair
The tin star by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tacitum marshal-turned-bounty hunter Morg Hickman rides into a small town where new sheriff Ben Owens is the sole representative of the law. Sensing that the boy could use some seasoning, Hickman makes it his mission to teach the sheriff how to protect himself against the criminal element. The older Hickman and the younger Owens find they are kindred spirits in their dedication. Using the lessons learned, Owens proves his worth by taking on the town hothead
36 hours ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The clock is ticking for the Nazis trying to dupe Jefferson Pike (James Garner) into giving up war secrets. They pose as U.S. physicians to convince the supposedly amnesiac Pike to unlock his memory by recalling his last assignment: planning for D-Day
The counterfeit traitor by George Seaton ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eric Erickson, un importador de petróleo, es contratado por los aliados para espiar a los nazis. Mientras va perdiendo a todos sus amigos, por su imagen colaboracionista, obtiene valiosa información de las fábricas alemanas. Pero tiene que salir huyendo antes de ser descubierto
Forever Amber by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amber (Darnell), a village maid, is left alone to bear the child of Bruce Carlton (Wilde), a gallant adventurer whom she loves. Determined to win him by gaining stature and title, the calculating Amber has an affair with a captain (Langan), marries a wealthy earl (Haydn) and even becomes mistress to the King (Sanders)
It happens every spring ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a mild-mannered chemistry professor in love with the daughter of a college president but earning a meagre salary that won't support the two. He invents a solution that repels any kind of wood and joins a major league baseball team to be able to afford to marry. Includes original trailer
Icons of screwball comedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret
The big lift by George Seaton ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On-the-spot filming of the Berlin Airlift adds authenticity to the story of two GI pilots who have romances with German women
Charley's aunt ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charley and Jack pressure fellow student Fancourt to pose as Charley's Brazilian Aunt. Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits with Amy and Kitty, niece and ward of crusty Stephen Spettigue. Complications begin when Fancourt, in drag, becomes the love object of old Spettigue and Sir Francis Chesney
Rhubarb ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A millionaire dies and leaves his entire fortune, including a baseball team, to his cat Rhubarb. It's up to the team's publicist to keep thieves from taking the cat, convince the team that Rhubarb is good luck, and help his fiancee, who's allergic to cats
Icons of screwball comedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The doctor takes a wife: A feminist writer forced to pretend she's married to a man whom she loathes. A night to remember: A woman and her mystery writer husband take an apartment in Greenwich Village and almost immediately find themselves in the middle of a genuine murder case
Apartment for Peggy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Henry Barnes decides he's lived long enough and contemplates suicide. His attitude is changed by Peggy Taylor, a chipper young mother-to-be who charms him into renting out his attic as an apartment for her and her husband Jason, a former GI struggling to finish college
 
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Languages
English (144)
Spanish (17)
Italian (2)
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