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Ephron, Henry 1912-1992

Overview
Works: 68 works in 283 publications in 5 languages and 7,868 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Filmed dance  Biography  Romance films  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Children's television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry Ephron
Desk set by Phoebe Ephron( Visual )

29 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunny Watson is the head of the research department at a large television network. The network executives hire Richard Sumner, an absent-minded systems engineer, to computerize operations to maximize their efficiency. Bunny fears that Sumner intends to replace her staff with a giant computer. His presence makes the staff nervous and begins to affect her strained romance with network executive Mike Cutler
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

51 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smooth-talking carny barker falls in love with a millworker on the colorful coast of Maine
Take her, she's mine, a comedy by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the modern college generation
Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business by Walter Lang( Visual )

41 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tuneful Irving Berlin musical that depicts the trials and triumphs of a veteran vaudeville family. Molly and Terry Donahue start out as a duo and keep adding kids to the act until they finally become The 5 Donahues. Their busy and tumultuous lives aren't always easy, but the Donahues have plenty of love to get them through the hard times and more than enough talent to keep them on top. Highlighted by one classic Irving Berlin song after another and an array of dazzling production numbers
Daddy long legs by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences
Belles on their toes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Cheaper By The Dozen, Ann Gilbreth is forced to take over as the primary breadwinner after the death of her husband, but she soon discovers that not every company who hired her and her husband is eager to work with her on her own
Captain Newman, M.D by David Miller( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II
On the Riviera by Man Ray( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Martin is an American entertainer working cabarets on the French Riviera. An impersonation of philandering industrialist Henri Duran is so convincing that even Duran's beautiful wife is fooled by it. When Duran's business interests compel him to be in London when he should be hosting a large soiree at his home, Martin is persuaded to impersonate Duran at the party. But matters threaten to get out of hand when Martin, dressed as Duran, is confronted by several of the philanderer's women, not to mention by Duran's ruthless business rival, M. Periton
My daughter, your son; a comedy in two acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look for the silver lining by Jerome Kern( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star
Three's a family; a comedy in three acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jackpot( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This "side-splitting exposé of radio giveaway shows," (Variety) stars James Stewart and Barbara Hale as a couple who suffer the unexpected travails of winning the jackpot. After he guesses the right answer to a quiz show question, life changes drastically for a man (Stewart) who's suddenly besieged with thousands of dollars worth of merchandise he doesn't need or want - everything from pony and a three-year supply of frozen food to an interior decorator and 7500 cans of soup. But mere annoyance turns into a nightmare when the Internal Revenue Service demands $7000 in taxes to cover this recent "income," sending the distraught man on a frenzied quest for cash
Carousel Oklahoma! ; State Fair( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State fair: Each member of the Rake family seeks a different goal when they attend the Iowa State Fair
23 paces to Baker Street( Visual )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a blind man overhears a kidnapping plot, the only thing more difficult than foiling it is getting someone to believe him. Without the help of friends or the authorities, the man, along with his fiance, pieces together the clues of the mystery, all of which are sound
The Gregory Peck film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scout observes her father defend a black man in a small Alabama town; an ex-con stalks the family of the lawyer who sent him away; an anthropology professor becomes embroiled in Middle East intrigue; a New York accountant develops amnesia after a power outage; follows the head psychiatrist of a U.S. military hospital during WWII; an American sailor woos a Russian princess in 1850s San Francisco
The Best things in life are free( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1920s, the story depicts the partnership of DeSylva, Brown, and Henderson, who team up to write songs for the George White Scandals, and the problems they incur as success grows. The story includes romance, nostalgic tunes, and good dance routines
We thought we could do anything : the life of screenwriters Phoebe and Henry Ephron by Henry Ephron( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look for the silver lining (1949) : shooting script by Phoebe Ephron( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel
Alternative Names
Ephron, Henry 1911-

Henry Ephron Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1911-1992)

Henry Ephron producteur de cinéma américain

Henry Ephron produttore cinematografico statunitense

Henry Ephron US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Генри Эфрон

ヘンリー・エフロン

亨利·艾芙隆

Languages
English (155)

Spanish (18)

French (6)

Italian (5)

Turkish (1)

Covers
Rodgers and Hammerstein's CarouselTake her, she's mine, a comedyThe jackpot