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Ephron, Henry 1912-1992

Overview
Works: 109 works in 290 publications in 4 languages and 7,903 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Filmed dance  Biography  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Henry Ephron
Publications by Henry Ephron
Publications by Henry Ephron, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Henry Ephron
 
Most widely held works by Henry Ephron
Desk set by Phoebe Ephron( visu )
26 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,476 libraries worldwide
Bunny Watson is the head of the research department at a large television network. The network executives hire Richard Sumner, an absent-minded systems engineer, to computerize operations to maximize their efficiency. Bunny fears that Sumner intends to replace her staff with a giant computer. His presence makes the staff nervous and begins to affect her strained romance with network executive Mike Cutler
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( visu )
42 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
Billy Bigelow, a smooth-talking carny man, falls in love with a millworker. Tragedy strikes these star-crossed lovers and their journey is not easy
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Former carousel barker Billy Bigelow returns to Earth from heaven to help his high school daughter, previously unknown to him because he was killed before she was born
Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business by Walter Lang( visu )
25 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 680 libraries worldwide
A tuneful Irving Berlin musical that depicts the trials and triumphs of a veteran vaudeville family. Molly and Terry Donahue start out as a duo and keep adding kids to the act until they finally become The 5 Donahues. Their busy and tumultuous lives aren't always easy, but the Donahues have plenty of love to get them through the hard times and more than enough talent to keep them on top. Highlighted by one classic Irving Berlin song after another and an array of dazzling production numbers
Daddy long legs by Jean Negulesco( visu )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences
Take her, she's mine, a comedy by Phoebe Ephron( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 libraries worldwide
A comedy about the modern college generation
Belles on their toes ( visu )
6 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Cheaper By The Dozen, Ann Gilbreth is forced to take over as the primary breadwinner after the death of her husband, but she soon discovers that not every company who hired her and her husband is eager to work with her on her own
What price glory by John Ford( visu )
16 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 libraries worldwide
During World War II, two American Marines are best buddies in competition for an alluring French woman, daughter of a local shopkeeper
Captain Newman, M.D. ( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 215 libraries worldwide
A realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II. The Oscar-nominated comedy-drama follows the affable Captain Newman as he uses both humor and compassion to reach patients whose wartime injuries plague their minds instead of their bodies
Take her, she's mine; a comedy in two acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 libraries worldwide
On the Riviera ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Jack Martin is an American entertainer working cabarets on the French Riviera. An impersonation of philandering industrialist Henri Duran is so convincing that even Duran's beautiful wife is fooled by it. When Duran's business interests compel him to be in London when he should be hosting a large soiree at his home, Martin is persuaded to impersonate Duran at the party. But matters threaten to get out of hand when Martin, dressed as Duran, is confronted by several of the philanderer's women, not to mention by Duran's ruthless business rival, M. Periton
Tracy & Hepburn : the definitive collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
She adjusts a stocking on one slim, elegant leg. He wanders in, admiring the view. She glances up ... and it's magic. It stayed magic for Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn for 25 years, from that first movie meeting in Woman of the Year through eight more classic films. Cinema fans who have long celebrated the remarkable couple's on-and-off screen partnership have more to celebrate with Tracy & Hepburn: The Definitive Collection, the only place to find all the films they made together, plus a glowing documentary about Tracy hosted by Hepburn. From witty, sophisticated comedies (Woman of the Year, Without Love, Adam's Rib, Pat and Mike, Desk Set) to trenchant dramas (Keeper of the Flame, The Sea of Grass, State of the Union) to their final film rich with laughs and tears (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner), this unique collection captures every moment of the incomparable Tracy-Hepburn screen magic
Three's a family; a comedy in three acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )
2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
My daughter, your son; a comedy in two acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 libraries worldwide
The jackpot ( visu )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
This "side-splitting exposé of radio giveaway shows," (Variety) stars James Stewart and Barbara Hale as a couple who suffer the unexpected travails of winning the jackpot. After he guesses the right answer to a quiz show question, life changes drastically for a man (Stewart) who's suddenly besieged with thousands of dollars worth of merchandise he doesn't need or want - everything from pony and a three-year supply of frozen food to an interior decorator and 7500 cans of soup. But mere annoyance turns into a nightmare when the Internal Revenue Service demands $7000 in taxes to cover this recent "income," sending the distraught man on a frenzied quest for cash
Carousel ; Oklahoma! ; State Fair ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Carousel: Billy Bigelow, a smooth-talking carny barker, falls in love with a millworker. He wants a better life for his family, but he goes about it the wrong way and is killed during a robbery
Captain Newman, M.D. ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Set in 1944 stateside at a hospital, this film is a realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II
Look for the silver lining ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
The true story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star
Look for the silver lining ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
The story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star, gets the traditional Hollywood glamour treatment
We thought we could do anything : the life of screenwriters Phoebe and Henry Ephron by Henry Ephron( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ephron, Henry 1911-
Henry Ephron Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1911-1992)
Henry Ephron producteur de cinéma américain
Henry Ephron produttore cinematografico statunitense
Henry Ephron US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
Генри Эфрон
ヘンリー・エフロン
亨利·艾芙隆
Languages
English (151)
Spanish (4)
Italian (4)
French (2)
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