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Hoffenstein, Samuel 1889-1947

Overview
Works: 130 works in 374 publications in 6 languages and 7,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  History  Musical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Lyricist, Director, Composer, Author of introduction, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Samuel Hoffenstein
Publications by Samuel Hoffenstein
Publications by Samuel Hoffenstein, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Samuel Hoffenstein
 
Most widely held works by Samuel Hoffenstein
Laura by Otto Preminger( visu )
50 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,960 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
26 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in English and held by 882 libraries worldwide
A doctor experiments on himself with terrible results. Contains the original uncut long version starring Frederic March, for which he won an Oscar and the 1941 remake with Spencer Tracy in the title role
Poems in praise of practically nothing by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
26 editions published between 1928 and 1961 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
The gay divorcee by Mark Sandrich( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
An English woman in the midst of a messy divorce meets (and falls in love) with an American dancer, with humorous results
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
10 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
Phantom of the Opera by Arthur Lubin( visu )
20 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 451 libraries worldwide
A melodrama about a strange man who lives in the catacombs below the Paris Opera House and his love affair with an opera starlet whom he tutors
A treasury of humorous verse, including Poems in praise of practically nothing by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
10 editions published between 1946 and 1999 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
... Year in, you're out by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
7 editions published between 1930 and 1941 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Page proofs of Hoffenstein's book
Pencil in the air by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
7 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Complete poetry by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
5 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
That night in Rio ( visu )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
"Don Ameche and Alice Faye pair up as husband and wife, Baron and Baroness Duarte, and head to South America in this musical classic. In order to avoid some financial problems, the Baron switches places with impersonator Larry Martin "Direto da Broadway" (also Ameche). When Martin's affections for the Baroness are too kind and romantic, both the Baroness and Martin's girlfriend Carmen realize their men are up to something."--Container
Conquest by Clarence Brown( visu )
6 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A historical portrayal of the life of Napoleon Bonaparte (Charles Boyer) from 1807 through 1815 and his romantic involvement with Polish Countes Marie Walewska (Greta Garbo), who bore him a son, Alexandre (Scotty Beckett), and the eventual ending of their relationship. The story begins in Poland in 1807 and continues through the departure of Napoleon from France in 1815
Desire ( visu )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and German and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about a car designer who falls for a glamorous jewel thief
The Great waltz by Julien Duvivier( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Poldi is the wife of Strauss, but she is forced to sit and sulk as her husband carries on a lengthy affair. But husband and wife mend their differences shortly before being introduced to the court of Emperor Franz Josef
The Broadway anthology ( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The song of songs ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A naive country girl falls in love with the sculptor for whom she poses, but he refuses to marry her and leaves her in the arms of an uncaring baron
Life sings a song : poems by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Black widow Call Northside 777 ; Dangerous crossing ; Laura ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Laura: A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
The mummy The wolf man ; The invisible man ; Phantom of the opera ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The wolf man: Talbot attempts to rescue Jenny Williams from a nocturnal attack by a wolf. Talbot collapses and, upon reviving he discovers that Jenny is dead and lying by her side is not the body of a beast, but of a gypsy named Bela. The son of the fortune teller Maleva, Bela was a lycanthrope or wolf man, and now that he has been bitten by Bela, Talbot is cursed to suffer the torments of the damned whenever the moon is full
 
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Alternative Names
Goffenshteĭn, Samuėl 1889-1947
Goffensteĭn, Samuėl 1889-1947
Hoffenstein Sam 1890-1947
Languages
English (178)
French (11)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Italian (1)
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