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Ephron, Henry 1912-1992

Works: 81 works in 281 publications in 5 languages and 7,870 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Romance films  Medical films (Motion pictures)  War films  Military films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( visu )
50 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,028 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
Desk set ( visu )
28 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,472 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
Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business by Walter Lang( visu )
38 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 684 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 )
15 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 663 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 576 libraries worldwide
A comedy about the modern college generation
Belles on their toes ( visu )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 500 libraries worldwide
La leyenda de la pantalla Myrna Loy regresa como Lillian Gilbreth, ingeniera industrial y ahora viuda y madre de doce traviesos hijos. La lucha de Lillian contra todas las adversidades en los primeros años del siglo XX por mantener unida a la familia es divertida pero a veces tierna y desgarradora
What price glory by John Ford( visu )
19 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 278 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 )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 262 libraries worldwide
A realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II. In 1944, Capt. Josiah J. Newman is the doctor in charge of Ward 7, the neuropsychiatric ward, at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona. The hospital is under-resourced and Newman scrounges what he needs with the help of his inventive staff, especially Cpl. Jake Leibowitz. The military in general is only just coming to accept psychiatric disorders as legitimate and Newman generally has 6 weeks to cure them or send them on to another facility
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 180 libraries worldwide
On the Riviera by Walter Lang( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 142 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 114 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
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 91 libraries worldwide
Look for the silver lining ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The true story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star
Three's a family; a comedy in three acts by Phoebe Ephron( Book )
2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The jackpot ( visu )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 70 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
State fair: Each member of the Rake family seeks a different goal when they attend the Iowa State Fair
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Story of a carnival barker who falls in love with a small town girl. Just before the birth of their daughter he is killed in a robbery. Years later he is allowed to return to earth to attend his daughter's high school graduation so he can pass on one very important lesson he has learned
23 paces to Baker Street ( visu )
7 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
When a blind man overhears a kidnapping plot, the only thing more difficult than foiling it is getting someone to believe him. Without the help of friends or the authorities, the man, along with his fiance, pieces together the clues of the mystery, all of which are sound
The Gregory Peck film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Scout observes her father defend a black man in a small Alabama town; an ex-con stalks the family of the lawyer who sent him away; an anthropology professor becomes embroiled in Middle East intrigue; a New York accountant develops amnesia after a power outage; follows the head psychiatrist of a U.S. military hospital during WWII; an American sailor woos a Russian princess in 1850s San Francisco
We thought we could do anything : the life of screenwriters Phoebe and Henry Ephron by Henry Ephron( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and French and held by 4 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
English (167)
Spanish (18)
Italian (6)
French (4)
Turkish (1)
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