WorldCat Identities

Panama, Norman

Overview
Works: 143 works in 404 publications in 4 languages and 9,299 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musicals  Original cast recordings  Road films  Parody films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Librettist, Author, Production personnel, Scenarist, pmn, Adapter, Performer, fmd, Conceptor, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Norman Panama
 
Most widely held works by Norman Panama
Irving Berlin's White Christmas( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical about two guys that become a popular song and dance team and play at a resort for charity
White Christmas by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

32 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two talented song-and-dance men team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
The court jester by Melvin Frank( Visual )

36 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 12th century England, the infant king is usurped by the wicked King Roderick. Black Fox and his band attempt to restore the rightful king to the throne by having a member of their group infiltrate the court by posing as the jester. Things get zany when the jester is hypnotized into believing he is an assassin and switches identities at the snap of finger, the King's daughter falls for the jester, people randomly sing what are supposed to be recognition codes, and a sorceress interferes
Road to Utopia( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bing and Bob get caught up in a race to stake their claim to the veins of a Klondike gold mine after nabbing the deed from a couple of vicious killers. Since the boys themselves are skipping town after a shady deal, they decide to adopt the murderers' identities and take the opportunity to get to know the beautiful and ambitious Dorothy Lamour. The fourth in the Hope-Crosby "Road" series
Li'l Abner by Melvin Frank( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the beloved cartoon strip from Al Capp, Li'l Abner takes place in the hillbilly town of Dogpatch. When the city is chosen as a test site for A-bombs, its colorful citizens take up the good fight, with lots of fun and merriment
Li'l Abner : original Broadway cast recording by Gene De Paul( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road to Hong Kong by Norman Panama( Visual )

16 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Crosby) and Chester (Hope) travel to Tibet to search for a drug to restore Chester's memory. Once they find the cure, Chester's memory becomes so good that he accidentally memorizes a secret formula for space navigation. Soon the two meet up with a beautiful spy (Collins) and get slightly sidetracked ... to another planet!
White Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two talented song-and-dance men (Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye) team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business. One winter, they join forces with a sister act (Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen) and trek to Vermont for a white Christmas. Of course, there's the requisite fun with the ladies, but the real adventure starts when Crosby and Kaye discover that the inn is run by their old army general who's now in financial trouble."--Container
The facts of life by American Veterinary Medical Association( Visual )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their 'significant others' decide to drop out of their planned three-couple vacation, Larry and Kitty prepare themselves for the worst: each other's company. She thinks he's unrelenting, unfunny and unendurable. He thinks she's just plain dull. But when the third couple cancels, Larry and Kitty are left alone to discover that they are - drawn together. And if their common decency prevents them from the consummating this newfound romance, it's their uncommonly bad luck that forces them to reevaluate their relationship
How to commit marriage( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bensons' daughter wants to get married, but they are getting a divorce. The father of the groom brings the impending nuptials to a halt in order to sign them up for a new rock-n-roll band
Thank your lucky stars( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-Hollywood-scenes story about young talents hoping for their big break
Li'l Abner : an original musical comedy by Gene De Paul( Recording )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knock on wood by Norman Panama( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic American ventriloquist performing in Europe is unable to control the words coming out of his dummy, resulting in a near-nervous breakdown. His manager, and best friend, orders him to see a famous psychiatrist in Zurich. What follows is a zany adventure involving secret weapons, international spies, and the beautiful Dr. Ilse Nordstrom
The glass bed : a novel by Norman Panama( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange bedfellows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A top company executive, advised by a public relations expert, tries to win back his beautiful Italian wife
Above and beyond( Visual )

5 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Col. Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. played by Robert Taylor is asked to work on the atomic bomb project and fly the Enola Gay B-29 that delivers the bomb on Hiroshima. The personal toll this work and final deployment affect Tibbets and his family
Norman Panama, Melvin Frank, and Michael Kidd present Li'l Abner : an original musical comedy by Gene De Paul( )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite wife: A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead
Li'l Abner : an original musical comedy by Gene De Paul( )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1985 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The court jester
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Mr. Blandings builds his dream houseThe court jesterLi'l AbnerThe road to Hong KongWhite ChristmasThe facts of lifeLi'l Abner : an original musical comedy
Alternative Names
Norman Panama Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1914-2003)

Norman Panama sceneggiatore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Norman Panama US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Schriftsteller

Норман Панама

نورمن پاناما فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و نویسنده آمریکایی

파나마, 노먼 1914-2003

ノーマン・パナマ

諾曼·帕拉馬

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