WorldCat Identities

Shapiro, Stanley

Works: 108 works in 363 publications in 6 languages and 7,095 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Crime films  War films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Fiction  Romance films  Western films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Producer, Scenarist, Director, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Stanley Shapiro
Most widely held works by Stanley Shapiro
The hustle by Chris Addison( Visual )

20 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josephine Chesterfield is a glamorous, seductive Brit who defrauds gullible wealthy men. Penny amasses wads of cash by ripping off her marks in neighborhood bars. Despite their different methods, both are masters of the art of the fleece, so they con the men that have wronged women
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( Visual )

46 editions published between 1959 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy in which a carefree bachelor and carefree career girl share a telephone party line. Mutual hostility develops without their ever having met. When they finally become acquainted attitudes begin to change
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in English and German and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy filmed on the Riviera, it's the story of two con men who compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and the competition between the two men, one a suave and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up!
Lover come back by Delbert Mann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock Hudson and Doris Day are together again! Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are rival Madison Avenue advertising executives who each dislike each other's methods. After he steals a client out from under her cute little nose, revenge prompts her to infiltrate his secret "VIP" campaign in order to persuade the mystery product's scientist to switch to her firm. Trouble is, the product is phony and the "scientist" is Jerry, who uses all his intelligence and charm to steal her heart in this outrageous comedy of mistaken identity, co-starring the ever-delightful Tony Randall
That touch of mink by Delbert Mann( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love arrives with a splash when a handsome, eligible tycoon and a beautiful working woman meet over a rain puddle. He's enchanted by her small town ways, and she's captivated by his romantic, debonair manner. But when it comes to marriage they have decidedly different views, she wants it and he doesn't! It's a game of cat-and-mouse as each tries to win the other, with hilarious and heartwarming results
Come September by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful New York business man visits his Italian villa to relax and to romance his Italian girlfriend. But after arriving unannounced, he finds out that, during his absence, the luxurious home has become a hotel
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
A time to remember by Stanley Shapiro( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S.S. Sea Tiger is on its last legs until the handsome skipper and his ingenious, if slightly unethical, junior officer scavenge the parts and supplies needed to put the sub back into action. Forced out to sea prematurely by an enemy air attack, the sub leaks and limps along until five stranded Army nurses come aboard and initiate their own renovations. From one mishap to another, the sub ends up a blushing pink, making it a target for both Japanese and American. forces
Carbon copy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an uptight executive discovers he has a long-lost black son, his tidy world goes hopelessly and hilariously awry in this wickedly funny comedy
For Pete's sake by Erik Estrada( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Henry (Streisand) and her husband Pete (Sarrazin) get a hot tip on the stock market, they try to get a loan for the $3,000 they need to invest. Henry comes up with the cash-- which she tells Pete she borrowed from a rich uncle. However, when the investment doesn't pay off, Henry finds herself bounced from one loan shark to another, falling deeper in debt as she goes
Rock Hudson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
Who was that lady? ; How to save a marriage and ruin your life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to save a marriage and ruin your life: A bachelor tries to help save his friends marriage and causes trouble instead
Simon's soul by Stanley Shapiro( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doris Day : the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrill of it all: A doctor's peaceful domestic life is turned upside down when his restless spouse becomes famous doing television commercials
Wartime comedies : Buck privates ; In the Navy ; Here come the Waves ; Hail the conquering hero ; Caught in the draft ; Francis joins the WACs ; The private war of Major Benson ; The perfect furlough( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight comedies about war and military service
Bedtime story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2020 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lighthearted romantic comedy set on the French Riviera about two charming scoundrels who prey on wealthy single women
How to save a marriage-- and ruin your life( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To save the marriage of Harry Hunter (Eli Wallach), his best friend, attorney David Sloane (Dean Martin) agrees to pursuade Muriel (Anne Jackson), Harry's mistress, to leave him. David mistakes attractive blonde Carol Corman (Stella Stevens) for Muriel. A confirmed bachelor, David realizes he must escape from Carol and does so by inventing a "promise" made on his first wife's deathbed never to remarry. When Carol learns David is lying about the promise and the first wife, she provokes David's jealousy by implying that she is sleeping with his frinds
The perfect furlough( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this frothy romantic comedy, a hard-working female Army shrink devises the "perfect furlough" for battle weary men and convinces the brass to let her try it on selected men stationed at her base. According to her plan, selected men would be given three weeks, tailor made to fit their deepest desires. Her first test-case is a handsome ladies' man who chooses to go to Paris with his favorite movie star. Naturally the psychologist chaperones. Romantic mayhem ensues and eventually the furloughed soldier and the shrink fall in love. The story is also titled Strictly for Pleasure
The seniors( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four college seniors apply for a research grant and open a bogus sex clinic, which unexpectedly mushrooms into a multi-million dollar business
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Pillow talk
Dirty rotten scoundrelsThat touch of minkCome SeptemberFor Pete's sakeBedtime story
Alternative Names
Stanley Shapiro Ameerika Ühendriikide stsenarist

Stanley Shapiro Amerikaans schrijver (1925-1990)

Stanley Shapiro guionista estadounidense

Stanley Shapiro guionista estatunidenc

Stanley Shapiro scenarist american

Stanley Shapiro scénariste américain

Stanley Shapiro sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Stanley Shapiro scríbhneoir scannán Meiriceánach

Stanley Shapiro skenarist amerikan

Stanley Shapiro US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Stanley Shapiro usona scenaristo

Стенли Шапиро американски сценарист

Стэнли Шапиро

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استنلی شپیرو فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و نویسنده آمریکایی

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