WorldCat Identities

Kohlmar, Fred 1905-1969

Works: 114 works in 262 publications in 6 languages and 8,532 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Romance films  Film noir  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Fred Kohlmar
Most widely held works by Fred Kohlmar
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, a young widow moves with her daughter into a cottage on the English coast. Soon she learns that the cottage is haunted by the ghost of its former owner, a sea captain. When he finds he can't scare her away, they soon fall into a most unlikely love affair!
Bye bye Birdie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical about the complications that ensue when a rock star is drafted
Picnic by Joshua Logan( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story covers one Labor Day week-end in a small Kansas town, and tells about the impact a virile drifter has on the lives of several women in town
Pal Joey by George Sidney( Visual )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and Catalan and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of a nightclub entertainer who is also a heel. He romances a wealthy socialite to get her to finance his own nightclub, then falls for a chorus girl he hires for the club
How to steal a million by William Wyler( Visual )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of art forgery and the chic world of fashion. Daughter of a virtuoso forger regrets her father's life of crime, but loves him dearly. When she captures a suspected burglar in her father's mansion, she discovers he is a detective who specialises in solving crimes of the art world
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
The dark corner by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective, already framed for murder once, is framed for the murder of his ex-partner, the man who framed him the first time
Les misérables( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
The wackiest ship in the Army by Jack Lemmon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A un ufficiale viene affidato il comando di uno scalcinato natante e di un equipaggio mal addestrato: diventerà protagonista di un'eroica azione di guerra che termina con la distruzione di una flottiglia giapponese. (Mereghetti)
It should happen to you by George Cukor( Visual )

11 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A model who wants to famous rents a billboard overlooking New York City and puts her name on it. An executive offers her more billboard space, but he is interested in more that her career. When she becomes a celebrity, she must chose between her boyfriend & this new life
The devil at 4 o'clock by Ka tu( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young criminal and an aging priest join forces to rescue a party of children from earthquake and volcanic eruption on an island in the South Pacific
The solid gold Cadillac by Richard Quine( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura Partridge, a small-time stockholder creates havoc at a a board meeting, falls in love with the former chief executive officer, and wrests control of the corporation from its selfish, corrupt board of directors
The Claudette Colbert collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Three-cornered moon, 1933) Laughter is the best medicine in tough times, and that is certainly the case for Elizabeth and her three brothers who are forced to find work after their eccentric family's fortune is lost. (Maid of Salem, 1937) Inspired by the true-life Salem witch trials, an independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk during one of the most notorious periods in American history. (I met him in Paris, 1937) All is fair in love and fashion as a successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy, and a hometown boy. (Bluebeard's eight wife, 1938) The daughter of a destitute aristocrat is determined to teach her millionaire groom a lesson when she learns that their wedding day is not his first trip down the aisle. (No time for love, 1943) A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer, but the picture is not pretty when he loses his job and she hires him to be her assistant. (The egg and I, 1947) A new bride reluctantly says "I do" to her husband's plan to leave their life in the city and raise chickens on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization
You're in the Navy now( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant John Harkness is given a command of his own ship, but the thing is that he is never commanded a vessel ship before and all his crew is new. The only good thing about this situation is that only two old deck hands know how to operate the boat
Dashiell Hammett's The glass key by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a campaign for reelection, the crooked politician Paul Madvig decides to clean up his past, refusing the support of the gangster Nick Varna and associates with the respectable reformist politician Ralph Henry. When Ralph's son, Taylor Henry, a gambler and the lover of Paul's sister Opal, is murdered, Paul's right arm, Ed Beaumont, finds his body on the street. Nick uses the financial situation of The Observer to force the publisher Clyde Matthews to use the newspaper to raise the suspicion that Paul Madvig might have killed Taylor
The notorious landlady by Richard Quine( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Gridley, an American diplomat in London, gets mixed up with his beautiful landlady, Carlye Hardwick. Gridley discovers that she is suspected of murdering her husband and fears he may be next although he has fallen in love with her. Carlye's estranged husband suddenly shows up looking for a fortune in jewels hidden in the Hardwick house. Then during an argument, Caryle accidently makes her husband as dead as everyone thinks. But a witness, who also has designs on the loot, gets her acquitted
When Willie comes marching home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Willie comes marching home: a WWII soldier trying to command a little respect. Bill is the first man in his small town to enlist, and he is given him a big sendoff, only to be assigned as a gunnery instructor at the air base in his hometown. When a bomber pilot falls ill, Bill replaces him on a secret mission that will become his chance at heroism. It is said that the story was based on an episode in Sy Gomberg's military career in the Air Force Motion Picture Unit
The luck of the Irish( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Luck of the Irish: a man is led to an inn by a leprechaun, but finds love means more to him than gold. I'll Never Forget You: A man is struck by lightning and sent back in time into his ancestor's place
Father was a fullback( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As if the season wasn't going badly enough for college football coach Fred MacMurray, problems are mounting at home with his two daughters
Phffft!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When their marriage finally goes "Phffft!", Nina and Robert get a divorce - only to discover that, like it or not, some people are just meant to be together!"--Container
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The devil at 4 o'clock
Alternative Names
Fred Kohlmar American film producer

Fred Kohlmar Amerikaans filmproducent (1905-1969)

Fred Kohlmar producteur de films américaine

Fred Kohlmar produttore cinematografico statunitense

Fred Kohlmar US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Фред Колмар


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