WorldCat Identities

Monash, Paul 1917-2003

Overview
Works: 106 works in 277 publications in 5 languages and 8,841 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television mini-series  Biography  Horror films  Musical fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1995.9.W4, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Monash
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by William Goldman( Visual )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story, this movie is the saga of two charming outlaws who see that their time is running out in the Old West. Accompanied by Sundance's girlfriend and live-in Spanish teacher, they go to Bolivia, learn the language of bank robbing, and take another shot at success as "Bandidos Yanquis."
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )
48 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Carrie White is a shy young girl who doesn't make friends easily. After her classmates taunt her about her horrified reaction to her totally unexpected first period one of them takes pity on her and gets Tommy Ross, her boyfriend and class hunk, to invite Carrie to the senior prom. Meanwhile another girl who has been banned from the prom for her continued aggressive behavior is not as forgiving and plans a trick to embarrass Carrie in front of the whole school. What she doesn't realize is that Carrie is ... gifted, and you really don't want to get her angry"--Internet Movie Database
Slaughterhouse-five by George Roy Hill( Visual )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Pilgrim has become unstuck in time. An otherwise typical soldier in WWII, without warning, he jumps back and forth in his life with no control over where he is going next. Sometimes he is an ophthalmologist at home in suburbia; deep in World War II Europe, surviving the Allied bombing of Dresden; on the planet Tralfamadore, being held captive by aliens in an intergalactic zoo--accompanied by a porn star. In the end, he learns that the many tragic and sometimes funny ironies of life--the randomness of tragedy, the cruelty and senselessness of war, and man's complete lack of control over his fate--remain constant
All quiet on the western front by Delbert Mann( Visual )
22 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this realistic depiction of the lives of ordinary German soldiers Paul Baumer and his school chums are encouraged to enlist by their bombastic, slogan-chanting teacher, but they quickly learn that actual war is more gore than glory, as they crawl through mud, huddle in trenches, suffer the ordeal of frenzied hand-to-hand combat and dodge screaming shells during World War I
The friends of Eddie Coyle by Peter Yates( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World-weary and living hand to mouth, Coyle works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld just to make ends meet. But when he finds himself facing a second stretch of hard time, he's forced to weigh loyalty to his criminal colleagues against snitching to stay free
Salem's Lot by Tobe Hooper( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinister events bring together a writer fascinated with an old hilltop house, a suave antiques dealer whose expertise goes beyond bric-a-brac, and the dealer's "partner"--A vampire bent on draining the local bloodlines
The front page by Billy Wilder( Visual )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story finds hard-nosed editor Walter Burns trying every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter Hildy Johnson from leaving the newspaper business to get married
George Wallace ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and German and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Wallace was an infamous politician and segregationist. He had a lust for power and status that made him bedfellows with racists, and became one of the most destructive and hated politicians of his time. This film follows Wallace from his early days as a state circuit judge to his presidential run, when he was paralyzed by a would-be assassin
V ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heroic conflict comes to a surprising outcome in V: The Series, presented complete and uncut in this 3-disc, 19-episode set. Now the aliens whose human guise hides their true reptilian natures are wiser
The rage Carrie 2 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rachel (Bergl) is just another high school misfit who wants to survive her senior year without embarrassment. Unfortunately, she gets caught in the middle of a scandal when a prank, orchestrated by a group of over-sexed jocks, turns deadly. The jocks target Rachel for squealing, hatching a devious scheme to publicly humiliate her. But, messing with Rachel is worse than playing with fire-- when her temper is aroused it triggers a powder-keg of anger that unleashes special powers that can turn a fun-house into a mad-house inferno!
Stalin ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary of Stalins rise to power
Im Westen nichts Neues by Erich Maria Remarque( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this realistic depiction of the lives of ordinary German soldiers Paul Baumer and his school chums are encouraged to enlist by their bombastic, slogan-chanting teacher, but they quickly learn that actual war is more gore than glory, as they crawl through mud, huddle in trenches, suffer the ordeal of frenzied hand-to-hand combat and dodge screaming shells during World War I
Bryan Forbes' Deadfall ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry, a burglar, and his accomplices try to steal diamonds from a millionaire
How brave we live by Paul Monash( Book )
3 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The films of Paul Newman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two western train robbers keep one step ahead of the law until they are tracked down in Bolivia (Butch Cassidy)
Salem's Lot full-length miniseries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinister events bring together a writer fascinated with an old hilltop house, a suave antiques dealer whose expertise goes beyond bric-a-brac, and the dealer's "partner"--A vampire bent on draining the local bloodlines
Stephen King DVD collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 4 movies based on Stephen King's novels. In Misery, a novelist wakes after a car accident, only to find that he is being nursed back to health by a maniacal fan. In The dark half, a murder writer tries to distance himself from the pseudonym he writes under, just as a series of murders point to him as the culprit. In Needful things, the sherrif of a small town tries to figure out why all the residents are suddenly trying to kill each other. In Carrie, a tortured high school misfit has secret telekinesis powers that finally come to light after she has been pushed too far by her mother and classmates
Intet nyt fra vestfronten All quiet on the Western Front ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En flok store drenge fra en tysk skoleklasse melder sig til krigen for at kæmpe for fædrelandet, en kamp der bliver alt andet end glorværdig. Fortælleren Paul Baumer mister de fleste af sine kammerater og oplever, hvordan omverdenen ikke forsta╠Őr krigens meningsløshed
Sing, boy, sing by Richard Vincent( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kingfish a story of Huey P. Long ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama based on the true story of the rise and fall of controversial Louisiana Senator Huey P. Long
 
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Languages
English (147)
German (9)
Spanish (7)
French (3)
Italian (3)
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