WorldCat Identities

Ephron, Henry 1912-1992

Overview
Works: 95 works in 304 publications in 5 languages and 7,937 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Filmed dance  Romance films  Biography  Biographies  Nonfiction television programs  Medical films (Motion pictures) 
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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

52 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Bigelow, a smooth-talking carny man, falls in love with a millworker. Tragedy strikes these star-crossed lovers and their journey is not easy
Desk set by Phoebe Ephron( Visual )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius
Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business by Walter Lang( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 691 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 )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 646 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
Take her, she's mine, a comedy by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the modern college generation
Belles on their toes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 493 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
What price glory by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, two American Marines are best buddies in competition for an alluring French woman, daughter of a local shopkeeper
Captain Newman, M.D.( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II. In 1944, Capt. Josiah J. Newman is the doctor in charge of Ward 7, the neuropsychiatric ward, at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona. The hospital is under-resourced and Newman scrounges what he needs with the help of his inventive staff, especially Cpl. Jake Leibowitz. The military in general is only just coming to accept psychiatric disorders as legitimate and Newman generally has 6 weeks to cure them or send them on to another facility
Take her, she's mine; a comedy in two acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Riviera by Man Ray( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 145 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
Tracy & Hepburn : the definitive collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 115 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
My daughter, your son; a comedy in two acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and girl, having lived successfully together in New York, decide to get married in order to save on rent. She is a bit more willing than he, since she has begun thinking in family terms. Now their parents put their two cents in and all but wreck the proceedings. One set of parents is sophisticated TV writer and actress while the other is grassroots. Thank goodness for the hardiness of love, which eventually conquers all
Three's a family; a comedy in three acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 91 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 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star
The jackpot( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 74 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 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State fair: Each member of the Rake family seeks a different goal when they attend the Iowa State Fair
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a carnival barker who falls in love with a small town girl. Just before the birth of their daughter he is killed in a robbery. Years later he is allowed to return to earth to attend his daughter's high school graduation so he can pass on one very important lesson he has learned
Captain Newman, M.D.( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1944 stateside at a hospital, this film is a realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II
We thought we could do anything : the life of screenwriters Phoebe and Henry Ephron by Henry Ephron( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in English and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A movie musical stringing together a number of Irving Berlin songs written for earlier Broadway musicals. An ambitious and beautiful showgirl catches the eye of a son in the veteran vaudeville family act. But when Vicky steals Tim's heart, his loyalties to his talented clan will be tested, and the show business life will to be more surprising and entertaining than anyone thought possible
 
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Desk setTracy & Hepburn : the definitive collection
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

הנרי אפרון

ヘンリー・エフロン

亨利·艾芙隆

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Desk setTake her, she's mine; a comedy in two actsTracy & Hepburn : the definitive collectionThe jackpot