WorldCat Identities

Allen, Jay Presson 1922-2006

Overview
Works: 111 works in 391 publications in 9 languages and 10,133 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  History  Biography  Film sequels  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Interviews 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Librettist, Director, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jay Presson Allen
Cabaret by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
78 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sally Bowles, an American cabaret singer in 1930s Berlin, becomes involved in the rise of the Nazi party
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marnie, a compulsive thief and liar is caught. Her captor impulsively marries the frigid, disturbed girl in an attempt to discover the reasons for her ongoing anti-social behavior
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1930's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude. She engages in ongoing battles with the rigid heads of the school and faces the biggest trial of her life when her livelihood and career are threatened
Forty carats by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This heavily annotated script belonged to Lilia Skala, a Viennese born actress whose early theatrical career included European tours with Max Reinhardt. She first appeared on the New York stage in 1941. In 1970 Skala took over the role of Maud Hayes in FORTY CARATS at the Morosco Theatre and then on the road
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie; a drama in three acts by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deathtrap by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famed mystery playwright with a recent string of flops may be planning to murder a talented former student in order to steal his work
Just tell me what you want by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prince of the city by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York cop Daniel Ciello (inspired by real-life undercover narcotics cop Robert Leuci) is involved in some questionable police practices. He is approached by Internal Affairs and in exchange for him potentially being let off the hook, he is instructed to begin to expose the inner workings of police corruption
Family ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Family' follows the saga of the Lawrence family of Pasadena, California--parents Kate and Doug, and their three children: young divorced mother Nancy, high school dropout Willie, and young teenage daughter Buddy
Funny lady ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sequel to "Funny girl." A musical based on the life of Fanny Brice after her divorce from Nick Arnstein and her new love, songwriter and producer Billy Rose
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
A little family business by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Columbia Pictures presents Funny lady ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sequel to "Funny girl," this lively, lavish musical opens an new chapter in Fanny Brice's career and love life
Just tell me what you want ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedic battle of the sexes among the very rich, filmed entirely in New York City. Max Herschel, the ruthless magnate who has everything, loses his long-time executive mistress to a young playwright and fights to win her back
Tru : from the words and works of Truman Capote by Jay Presson Allen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screenwriters on screenwriting by Ally Acker ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes interviews with screenwriters: Euzhan Palcy, Jay Presson Allen, Harriet Frank, Jr., Fay Kanin and Margarethe Von Trotta along with clips from some of their films
Alfred Hitchcock's Marnie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marnie, a compulsive thief and liar is caught. Her captor impulsively marries the frigid, disturbed girl in an attempt to discover the reasons for her ongoing anti-social behavior
Pas de printemps pour Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Marnie, une jolie jeune femme, menteuse et voleuse compulsive, est prise la main dans le sac par Mark Rutland. Plutôt que de la remettre aux mains de la police, il préfère épouser cette femme frigide et perturbée afin de découvrir les raisons de son comportement mystérieux
Funny girl Funny lady ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two musical films based on the life of Fanny Brice
Cabaret by John Kander ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in English and French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Script of the musical play
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Allen, Jacqueline.
Allen, Jacqueline, 1922-2006
Allen, Jay.
Allen, Jay, 1922-
Allen, Jay, 1922-2006
Allen, Jay P. 1922-2006
Allen, Jay Presson
Presson Allen, Jay.
Presson-Allen, Jay, 1922-2006
Presson, Jacqueline.
Presson, Jacqueline 1922-2006
Presson, Jacqueline 1922-2006 Frueherer Name
Presson, Jay.
Presson, Jay, 1922-2006
Presson, Jay 1922-2006 Frueherer Name
Languages
English (183)
French (20)
Spanish (17)
German (9)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Dutch (1)
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