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Mankiewicz, Herman J. (Herman Jacob) 1897-1953

Overview
Works: 138 works in 469 publications in 6 languages and 11,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Motion picture plays  Trials, litigation, etc  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Writer of accompanying material, ati
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Herman J Mankiewicz
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles ( Visual )
154 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 4,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle over Citizen Kane: Chronicles the battle between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst over Welles' Citizen Kane. Includes interviews with colleagues of both men as well as biographical information about Hearst
The Citizen Kane book : Raising Kane by Pauline Kael ( Book )
34 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in English and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pride of the Yankees ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of Lou Gehrig, famous baseball Hall of Fame player who played in 2130 consecutive games before falling at age 37 to ALS, a deadly nerve disease which now bears his name. Gehrig is followed from his athletic childhood in New York to his famous 'Luckiest Man' speech at his farewell day in 1939
Dinner at eight by George Cukor ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Carole Lombard Glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Man of the world": A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. "We're not dressing": Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. "Hands across the table": A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. "Love before breakfast": Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. "The princess comes across": A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. "True confession": Helen and Ken are a pretty strange copule - she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Citizen Kane by Lynne Piade ( Book )
37 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The study of a powerful newspaper publisher, told by those who knew him best, or thought they did
The last command by Josef Von Sternberg ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1928 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exiled Russian general turned Hollywood extra lands a role playing a version of his former czarist self, bringing about his emotional downfall
The enchanted cottage by John Cromwell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After a crash disfigures his face and maims his body pilot Oliver Bradford (Robert Young) hides from family and friends in a seaside cottage. There he befriends homely gentle Laura Pennington (Dorothy McGuire). The two marry for companionship -- until some rare magic within the cottage transforms them into ardent and beautiful lovers"--Container
Monkey business by Norman Z McLeod ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shenanigans start right away as the brothers stow away on a luxury liner. It's their first film that wasn't based on a play, as they endeavored to find new material
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife Vs. Secretary (1936)
The good fellow, a play in three acts by George S Kaufman ( Book )
4 editions published between 1931 and 1989 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pride of St. Louis ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerome Herman Dean, son of an Arkansas sharecropper, became a Hall of Fame pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals. The legendary Gas House Gang of the early 1930s was notorious for pulling stunts, clowning around, and playing some really hard-nosed baseball, and 'Dizzy' Dean fit right in. After winning the World Series with the Cardinals and smashing all pitching records along the way, an injury caused Dean's early retirement. But his down home manner led to another career ... one of the most popular baseball broadcasters in the business
Essential classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
The Citizen Kane book : illustrated with over forty stills and frame enlargements by Herman J Mankiewicz ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spanish Main by Frank Borzage ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Capt. Laurent Van Horn, a Dutch trader in the Caribbean is wrongly imprisoned by the Spanish governor and sentenced to hang for trespassing. But Van Horn stages a breakout with other unjustly incarcerated prisoners, resurfacing as the rakish Barracuda to command the pirate waterways, rescue fair Francesca from marriage to the governor and avenge the wrongs done to him
Made in heaven draft script, never produced by Herman J Mankiewicz ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tasker Martin draft script, never produced by Herman J Mankiewicz ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spanish main (1945) shooting script by Aeneas MacKenzie ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enchanted cottage (1945) shooting script by DeWitt Bodeen ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mankiewicz, Herman, 1897-1953
Mankiewicz, Herman J.
Mankiewicz, Herman Jacob.
Mankiewicz, Herman Jacob, 1897-1953
Languages
English (256)
German (17)
French (11)
Spanish (9)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
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