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Novak, Kim

Works: 234 works in 821 publications in 7 languages and 13,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Comedy films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Kim Novak
Publications by Kim Novak
Most widely held works by Kim Novak
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
169 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,628 libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger( visu )
120 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
An ex-convict recovering from heroin addiction returns to the Chicago slums and struggles to become a musician
Picnic by Joshua Logan( visu )
35 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,086 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
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine( visu )
37 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
Novak is a witch who casts a spell on a book publisher (Stewart) to make him fall in love with her. He is most unhappy when he finds out what happened
Pal Joey by George Sidney( visu )
27 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 895 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
The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie( visu )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple tackles an assembly of all-star suspects in this movie-within-a-movie, a tale of homicide on the set of an American extravaganza being filmed in England
Kiss me, stupid by Billy Wilder( visu )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Two would-be songwriters hijack Dino as he passes through their town. Their attempts to charm him into listening to their songs encounter a problem when one man's wife is the head of Martin's fan club. A substitute is hired to claim his attentions. Things do not exactly work out as planned
The Eddy Duchin story by George Sidney( visu )
17 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Duchin is a talented pianist and bandleader who sets New York society on its ear in the 1930s and 1940s. Duchin arrives in Manhattan dreaming only of a 'red Stutz Bearcat and a bankroll as big as the Ritz.' He goes on to steal the heart of society girl Marjorie Oelrichs, who teaches him that love, not money, brings happiness. But then tragedy happens, it leaves Duchin alone with a newborn son and no will to live
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
The sniper: San Francisco delivery van driver Edward Miller is unable to control his hatred of the women who reject him and the intense jealousy he feels whenever he sees lovers together. When he goes on a killing spree, the police must try and discover who he is. The big heat: A policeman is driven by grief to wage a relentless vendetta against a mobster. 5 against the house: Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious. The lineup: Police track two ruthless killers across San Francisco. Murder by contract: A hit man discovers his next target is a woman
Strangers when we meet ( visu )
12 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Douglas stars as Larry Coe, a gifted architect who, unhappily married, falls in love with his beautiful neighbor Maggie (Novak), whose marriage is also on the rocks
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
[The brothers Rico] A businessman and husband is contacted by his former organized crime boss, and is drawn back into the danger of the mob, putting his family on the line
Boy's night out ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Bowling? Nope. Another round of beers? Yawn. Three married men and their divorced buddy want to try something more intriguing on their boys' night out: a boy's night in with a blonde tootsie in a secret love pad. Unknown to them, the tootsie is really a doctoral student researching the love life of the suburban male. And she proves her smarts by keeping all four relationships strictly platonic, despite the boys' boasting to the contrary
5 against the house ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious
Pushover ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A cop, staking out the apartment of a bank robber's girlfriend, makes a move on her to get information. But she ups the stakes, turning the case deadly
Of human bondage ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A story about a crippled medical student and his agonized and destructive attachment to a vulgar London waitress
The man with the golden arm : Suddenly ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Suddenly : "Sinatra ... portrays John Baron, an assassin hired to kill the President. Baron plans his dreadful appointment with terrifying precision -- arriving at a small Midwestern town through which the President is scheduled to pass. Deciding on ambush, Baron holes up in a widow's home, and the only hope of stopping his dreadful plan lies with the sheriff -- a man with secrets of his own." -- Container
The notorious landlady by Richard Quine( visu )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 96 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
Liebestraum by Mike Figgis( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and French and held by 89 libraries worldwide
"What begins as a passionate crusade to save a landmark building turns into a passionate love affair with dire consequences. Nick, a professor of architecture who's come home to visit his dying mother, knows he must preserve a cast-iron building marked for demolition by Paul, a ruthless developer and former friend. But when he falls for Paul's wife, Jane, Nick unwittingly tempts fate with his own life. For buried within the walls of the landmark lies a dark secret-- a murderous history which is linked to Nick and now may find him as its next victim!"--Container
White buffalo by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 libraries worldwide
"An epic saga of two legends of the wild west, Wild Bill Hickock and Chief Crazy Horse, who reluctantly join forces to hunt the mythical white buffalo. Hickock is a man driven by hatred and revenge while Crazy Horse is motivated by devotion and the love of his daughter. Eventually both men must accept the harsh truth that the real enemy is neither the buffalo nor the other man"
Alfred Hitchcock : the essentials collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
In Rear window, A photographer confined to his room with a broken leg suspects a murder has been committed in a nearby apartment
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Kim Novak actrice américaine
Kim Novak actriz estadounidense
Kim Novak aktorka amerykańska
Kim Novak Amerikaans filmactrice
Kim Novak attrice statunitense
Kim Novak US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Novak, Marilyn 1933-
Novak, Marilyn Pauline
Novak, Marilyn Pauline 1933-
Novak, Marylin Pauline 1933-
Nowak, Kim 1933-
Κιμ Νόβακ
Ким Новак
Кім Новак
Новак, Ким
קים נובאק
كيم نوفاك
کم نوواک
کیم نواک بازیگر و نقاش آمریکایی
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Spanish (35)
German (29)
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Multiple languages (12)
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