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

Overview
Works: 176 works in 612 publications in 5 languages and 11,565 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Documentary television programs  Journalism films  Films à clef  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Sports films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Actor, Writer of accompanying material, ati
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Herman J Mankiewicz
 
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Most widely held works by Herman J Mankiewicz
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

239 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
The Citizen Kane book : Raising Kane by Pauline Kael( Book )

46 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,285 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 )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film concerns the efforts of a social-minded New York lady to give a dinner party to a royal British couple, her difficulties in picking just the right kind of guests, the necessity of inviting some oddly matched couples, all of them involved in little personal tragedies, and finally the failure of the guests of honor to show up
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 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 couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Citizen Kane the complete screenplay by Herman J Mankiewicz( Book )

45 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of a powerful newspaper publisher, told by those who knew him best, or thought they did
The enchanted cottage by John Cromwell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 191 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
The last command by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 1928 and 2010 in English and held by 157 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
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

4 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While hiding from the authorities on a luxury cruise ship, a quartet of stowaways inadvertently find themselves posing as bodyguards to rival gangsters. Complete lunacy ensues as the brothers get mixed up in a kidnapping and must save the day"--Container
The pride of the Yankees( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving, true story of New York Yankee immortal Lou Gehrig, the southpaw slugger who rose to the very top of the sport, only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness
Greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
The Spanish Main by Frank Borzage( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 76 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
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 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pride of St. Louis( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and held by 64 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 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben-Hur: Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Tasker Martin : draft script, never produced by Herman J Mankiewicz( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made in heaven : draft script, never produced by Herman J Mankiewicz( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pride of the Yankees (1942) : continuity script by Jo Swerling( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enchanted cottage (1945) : shooting script by DeWitt Bodeen( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's secret (1949) : shooting script by Herman J Mankiewicz( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dinner at eight
Alternative Names
Herman J. Mankiewicz Amerikaans journalist

Herman J. Mankiewicz deutsch-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Herman J. Mankiewicz sceneggiatore statunitense

Mankiewicz, Herman

Mankiewicz Herman 1897-1953

Mankiewicz, Herman J.

Mankiewicz, Herman J. 1897-1953

Mankiewicz, Herman Jacob

Mankiewicz, Herman Jacob 1897-1953

Mankiewiecz, Herman 1897-1953

Mankiewiez, Herman J. 1897-1953

Манкевич, Херман

Херман Манкевич

Херман Манкјевич американски сценарист

هرمن جی. منکه‌ویچ فیلمنامه‌نویس، ژورنالیست، و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ハーマン・J・マンキーウィッツ

赫爾曼·J·曼凱維奇

Languages
English (330)

German (28)

Spanish (15)

French (13)

Chinese (2)

Covers
Dinner at eightCarole Lombard : the glamour collectionCitizen Kane the complete screenplay