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Perlberg, William 1899-1969

Overview
Works: 118 works in 300 publications in 4 languages and 9,439 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Religious films  Hagiographical films  Comedy films  War films  History  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about William Perlberg
Publications by William Perlberg
Publications by William Perlberg, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Perlberg
 
Most widely held works by William Perlberg
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton( visu )
42 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 2,832 libraries worldwide
The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair by Richard Rodgers( visu )
24 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
The adventures of the Frake family at the Iowa State Fair unfold amidst this rousing celebration of love and laughter in America's heartland
Franz Werfel's The song of Bernadette by Henry King( visu )
23 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
Until a miracle changes their minds, church and state officials persecute a simple, ingenuous peasant girl who claims to have seen a vision of the Virgin Mary
The country girl by George Seaton( visu )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
A drama portraying the successful comeback of a degenerate actor. Through the efforts of his loyal wife and a Broadway director, a once-great middle-aged actor regains his self-confidence and overcomes his addiction to alcohol
The bridges at Toko-ri by Mark Robson( visu )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 680 libraries worldwide
The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
Teacher's pet by George Seaton( visu )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
EXTRA! EXTRA! Newspaperman Clark Gable falls for journalism instructor Doris Day! Movie legends Clark Gable and Doris Day headline a comedy with class! Gable (in one of his finest late-career performances) plays Jim Gannon, a school-of-hard-knocks newspaperman who despises journalism schools ... until he sees who's doing the teaching. Attracted to lovely professor Erica Stone (Day), he masquerades as a novice in her class. Soon he's her prize pupil, all the while trying to make her his own prize. Also answering the roll call in this engaging romp are Gig Young (in an Oscar.-nominated portrayal), Mamie Van Doren, Nick Adams and Jack Albertson. Ready, class? Today we conjugate "to laugh."
Golden boy by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
10 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 330 libraries worldwide
A young and gifted violinist earns money for his education by prizefighting
The tin star by Anthony Mann( visu )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Taciturn marshal-turned-bounty hunter Morg Hickman rides into a small town where new sheriff Ben Owens is the sole representative of the law. Sensing that the boy could use some seasoning, Hickman makes it his mission to teach the sheriff how to protect himself against the criminal element. The older Hickman and the younger Owens find they are kindred spirits in their dedication. Using the lessons learned, Owens proves his worth by taking on the town hothead
The counterfeit traitor by George Seaton( visu )
5 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
An American businessman turned Swedish oil-trader finds his life and fortunes held hostage when he's blackmailed by British agents and forced into the perilous arena of WWII espionage
36 hours ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The clock is ticking for the Nazis trying to dupe Jefferson Pike (James Garner) into giving up war secrets. They pose as U.S. physicians to convince the supposedly amnesiac Pike to unlock his memory by recalling his last assignment: planning for D-Day
Forever Amber by Otto Preminger( visu )
9 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Amber (Darnell), a village maid, is left alone to bear the child of Bruce Carlton (Wilde), a gallant adventurer whom she loves. Determined to win him by gaining stature and title, the calculating Amber has an affair with a captain (Langan), marries a wealthy earl (Haydn) and even becomes mistress to the King (Sanders)
It happens every spring ( visu )
6 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Story of a mild-mannered chemistry professor in love with the daughter of a college president but earning a meagre salary that won't support the two. He invents a solution that repels any kind of wood and joins a major league baseball team to be able to afford to marry. Includes original trailer
The big lift by George Seaton( visu )
10 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
When the Russians blockade Berlin after World War II, American and British airmen get supplies there via a massive airlift. On-the-spot filming of the Berlin Airlift adds authenticity to the story of two GI pilots who have romances with German women only to find that they are being used
Icons of screwball comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret
Charley's aunt ( visu )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Charley and Jack pressure fellow student Fancourt to pose as Charley's Brazilian aunt. Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits with Amy and Kitty, niece and ward of crusty Stephen. Things go awry when love enters the drama
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Musical about the adventures of the Frake family at the Iowa State Fair. Each member of the family is out for a different prize: a blue ribbon for Father's pet pig, first prize for Mom's pie, and true love for their son and daughter
Rhubarb ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
A millionaire dies and leaves his entire fortune, including a baseball team, to his cat Rhubarb. It's up to the team's publicist to keep thieves from taking the cat, convince the team Rhubarb is good luck, and help his fiancee, who's allergic to cats
Apartment for Peggy ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Professor Henry Barnes, a widower who has been retired for several years from a Midwestern university, decides he's lived long enough and contemplates suicide. While feeding pigeions in the park he meets a young mother-to-be who charms him into renting his attic apartment to her and her husband, a student on the G.I. Bill
Icons of screwball comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The doctor takes a wife: A feminist writer forced to pretend she's married to a man whom she loathes. A night to remember: A woman and her mystery writer husband take an apartment in Greenwich Village and almost immediately find themselves in the middle of a genuine murder case
The shocking Miss Pilgrim ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A liberated female typist in the late 19th century shocks staid Boston with her outspoken views on women's rights. The luminous Betty Grable and lively Gershwin tunes make this an enjoyable, toe-tapping romp
 
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Alternative Names
William Perlberg Amerikaans filmproducent (1900-1968)
William Perlberg producteur de films américaine
William Perlberg produttore cinematografico statunitense
William Perlberg US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Уильям Перлберг
ウィリアム・パールバーグ
威廉·珀爾伯格
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