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Hoffenstein, Samuel 1889-1947

Overview
Works: 152 works in 443 publications in 6 languages and 6,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Musical films  Horror films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Mad scientist films  Detective and mystery films  Poetry 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Lyricist, Composer, Performer, Director, Author of dialog
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 )
55 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,895 libraries worldwide
The detective assigned to the murder case of a beautiful young woman named Laura is stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, and finds he, too, is strangely under her spell
Poems in praise of practically nothing by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
31 editions published between 1928 and 1961 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
The gay divorcee by Mark Sandrich( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 664 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 )
11 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 563 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 )
34 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 517 libraries worldwide
A spectacular retelling of Gaston Leroux's immortal horror tale stars Claude Rains as the masked phantom of the Paris opera house; a crazed composer who schemes to make a beautiful young soprano, the star of the opera company and wreak revenge on those who stole his music. Nelson Eddy, the heroic baritone, tries to win the affections of Foster as he tracks down the disfigured "monster" who has begun murdering those who resist his mad demands
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Victor Fleming( visu )
28 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Horror film about the cultured Dr. Jekyll who, as the result of an experiment he's conducted on himself, can change into the hideous Mr. Hyde
... Year in, you're out by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
6 editions published between 1930 and 1941 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Pencil in the air by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
6 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
A treasury of humorous verse : including Poems in praise of practically nothing by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
12 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Complete poetry by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
7 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
That night in Rio ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 171 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 )
8 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 116 libraries worldwide
La contessa polacca Maria Walewska incontra Napoleone per chiedergli l'indipendenza del suo Paese, ed è subito passione. (Mereghetti)
The Great waltz by De wei fok de wei de wei fo zhu li ank zhu li an( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Musical biography of composer Johann Strauss which captures his spirit and inventiveness
Cluny Brown by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
16 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Cluny Brown, an amateur plumber, is sent by her uncle to work as a servant at an English country estate. While there, she becomes friendly with Adam Belinski, an author and Czech refugee
Desire ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about a car designer who falls for a glamorous jewel thief
The Broadway anthology by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
3 editions published between 1917 and 2005 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Black widow ; Call Northside 777 ; Dangerous crossing ; Laura ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 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 30 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
Life sings a song : poems by Samuel Hoffenstein( Book )
3 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The song of songs ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
This is the night: Stephen has signed a contract as a new Paramount player. He goes home to find his wife in the arms of a Parisian chap called Gerald. It all gets quite complicated, when Stephen falls in love with a woman, Germaine, who is hired to pose as Gerald's wife. Eventually, Stephen and his wife get back together, and Gerald falls for Germaine. The feature film debut of Cary Grant
 
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Alternative Names
Goffenshteĭn, Samuėlʹ 1889-1947
Goffensteĭn, Samuėlʹ 1889-1947
Hoffenstein Sam 1890-1947
Hoffenstein, Samuel
Hoffenstein, Samuel Goodman 1890-1947
Samuel Hoffenstein Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1890-1947)
Samuel Hoffenstein amerikansk manusforfattar
Samuel Hoffenstein amerikansk manusförfattare
Samuel Hoffenstein amerikansk manusforfatter
Samuel Hoffenstein amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Samuel Hoffenstein scénariste américain
Samuel Hoffenstein US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Самюъл Хофенщайн американски автор и сценарист от литовски произход
Семюел Гоффенстайн
Сэмюэл Хоффенштайн
ساموئل هافنشتاین فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
サミュエル・ホッフェンスタイン
Languages
English (215)
French (12)
German (6)
Italian (3)
Spanish (3)
Multiple languages (2)
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