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Mirisch Company

Works: 71 works in 337 publications in 5 languages and 22,405 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  History  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mirisch Company
West Side story by Robert Wise( Visual )

38 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West side memories is a documentary about the making of the motion picture West Side Stories. Includes archival footage taken during the shooting and interviews with cast members and creators, who discuss the filming of the prologue on location in New York City, the rehearsal and staging of dance numbers, the musical score, the dancing of George Chakiris, tensions between co-directors Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise and Robbins' dismissal from the film, the dubbing of lead characters' singing, Natalie Wood's performance, and Stephen Sondheim's lyrics
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 2,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious insurance clerk lets the company executives use his apartment for their affairs, and discovers that one of them is seeing the girl he has fallen for
The magnificent seven by Yul Brynner( Visual )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 2,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The citizens of a small Mexican farming village hire seven gun fighters to defend them from a ruthless and exploitative group of bandits led by Calvera. As Calvera's next raid approaches, the peasants and the gun fighters work together to prepare to defend the village
The great escape by John Sturges( Visual )

34 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, after which they flee to Miami disguised as female musicians
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
The pink panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bumbling Inspector Clouseau pursues a jewel thief, who is, in fact, engaged in an affair with the inspector's wife
The horse soldiers by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Marlowe is in command of a 1200 Union volunteers whose task is to infiltrate 300 miles of Southern territory and destroy the most strategic rail route in the Confederacy. Marlowe's life is complicated by a running feud with the company's surgeon, Major Kendall
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teachers' lives are ruined after students begin to spread false accusations and rumors of lesbianism
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a young Parisian policeman and his romance with a prostitute
One, two, three by Billy Wilder( Visual )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin, after the Second World War: C.R. MacNamara presides over the German branch of Coca-Cola, dreaming of being promoted to London, by capturing the untapped Russian market. His plans for advancement run into a snag, when he is asked to watch over the boss' ditsy, impulsive 17 year-old daughter Scarlett on her European vacation. Unsurprisingly, she almost immediately gets into trouble of the worst kind by slipping across the border to East Germany, to marry the violently anti-Yankee Communist Otto. When the home office headman decides to visit his daughter, Cagney masterminds an elaborate masquerade that backfires
Follow that dream by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays a sexy but naive country boy in this light-hearted musical comedy about a backwoods family homesteading along the Florida coast
The Pink Panther by Shawn Levy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young girl, Princess Dala is given the largest diamond in the world by her father. If you stare into it, you can see a 'Pink Panther.' Now she is a young woman. Rebels in her home country have seized power and are demanding the return of the jewel. Dala relaxes at an exclusive skiing resort. Noted British playboy, Sir Charles Lytton is in town. He is secretly 'The Phantom, ' an infamous jewel thief who has eyes on the Pink Panther. Charles's playboy nephew, George, follows him to the resort in an attempt to steal the diamond and blame it on 'The Phantom, ' not knowing that it's his uncle. Hot on the Phantom's trail is Inspector Jacques Clouseau. His wife is the lover of Charles and helps in the Phantom's crimes. Jacques tries to stop the attempts, but he is completely clueless. When several attempts are made at a dress formal party, Jacques looks everywhere but the right place
Kid Galahad( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter has recently left the military and is looking for work when he discovers a gym known for teaching boxing. After some hard training, Walter is ready for his big fight, but someone wants to fix the match and they go after Walter's trainers
Mr. Majestyk by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-con and Vietnam vet, Mr. Majestyk, whose efforts to run a straight business seem thwarted at every turn-- a town tough harasses him for employment of Hispanic migrant workers on his farm, the local police jail him on a false charge, and a Mafia hitman destroys his crop for crossing him during a jailbreak-- finally reaches the end of his fuse. With rifle in hand and his girlfriend at the wheel of his pickup, Majestyk goes after the syndicate assassin
Town without pity( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American GI's, stationed in Germany circa 1960, are accused of attacking a local teenage girl. An Army major is assigned to defend the soldiers. If he's going to prevent their death sentences, he will have to turn the spotlight on the victim who is already traumatized
Kings of the sun( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a terrible battle leaves young Balam king of his Mayan tribe, he leads his people out of Mexico to escape the rival clan still hunting them. But upon reaching their new home, a hostile Native American tribe attacks and the Mayans manage to capture Black Eagle, the Native American leader. While held prisoner, Black Eagle manages to earn Balam's respect and the kings agree to peace. But when Balam's old rivals arrive looking for a fight, the newly allied kings must take up arms and stand together in order to repel the invading force and save their people
Toys in the attic( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spinster sisters Carrie and Anne Berniers are used to bailing out their neer-do-well brother, Julian. But when he returns to New Orleans with a pile of cash and a fragile young bride in tow, suspicions are aroused about where the money came from
Two for the seesaw by Robert Wise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greenwich Village free-spirit and a square Nebraska lawyer make the world's most unlikely and touchingly funny couple
The gunfight at Dodge City( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After killing a man in self-defense, Bat Masterson flees to Dodge City where he finds his brother Ed running for sheriff. When Ed is killed, Bat takes his brother's place on the ballot and finds himself torn between his friends and his duties as sherriff
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controlled identityMirisch Corporation

Mirisch Corporation.

Mirisch Pictures.

Mirisch Production Company.

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The apartmentThe great escapeSome like it hotThe pink pantherThe horse soldiersThe children's hourIrma la DouceFollow that dreamKid Galahad