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

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Most widely held works by Herman J Mankiewicz
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

235 editions published between 1941 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 4,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
The Pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( Visual )

10 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,427 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
The Citizen Kane book : Raising Kane by Pauline Kael( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinner at eight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 660 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 )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 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
The Citizen Kane book by Pauline Kael( Book )

30 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

21 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and held by 298 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
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 241 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 )

46 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Welles' controversial film, hailed as best American film ever made, is a portrait of Charles Foster Kane, revealing America's love of power and materialism and the resultant corruption. The film earned eight Academy Award nominations and won the Oscar for best screenplay
The enchanted cottage by John Cromwell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 209 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
Citizen Kane( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 177 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
Monkey Business by Norman Zenos McLeod( Visual )

7 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in English and held by 167 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 last command( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 142 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
Greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 93 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 )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 88 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
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le milliardaire Charles Foster Kane (Orson Welles), magnat de la presse, vient de mourir dans sa fabuleuse propriété de Xanadu en prononçant un seul mot : "Rosebud". A partir de cette maigre piste, le journaliste Thompson tente de reconstituer la vie de cet étrange personnage. Pour parvenir à ses fins, il rencontre toutes les personnes qui ont pu approcher Kane de près ou de loin. Au fil de l'enquête, il découvre la vraie personnalité de ce magnat hors du commun
Made in heaven : draft script, never produced by Herman J Mankiewicz( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tasker Martin : draft script, never produced by Herman J Mankiewicz( )

1 edition published in 2007 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 66 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
 
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Alternative Names
Herman J. Mankiewicz Ameerika Ühendriikide stsenarist

Herman J. Mankiewicz Amerikaans journalist

Herman J. Mankiewicz deutsch-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Herman J. Mankiewicz guionista estadounidense

Herman J. Mankiewicz guionista estatunidenc

Herman J. Mankiewicz scenarist american

Herman J. Mankiewicz scénariste américain

Herman J. Mankiewicz sceneggiatore statunitense

Herman J. Mankiewicz usona scenaristo

Mankiewicz, Herman

Mankiewicz Herman 1897-1953

Mankiewicz Herman J.

Mankiewicz, Herman Jacob

Mankiewicz, Herman Jacob 1897-1953

Mankiewiecz, Herman 1897-1953

Mankiewiez, Herman J. 1897-1953

Герман Манкевич

Манкевич, Херман

Херман Манкевич

Херман Манкјевич американски сценарист

Херман Џ. Манкевиц

הרמן מנקיביץ' תסריטאי אמריקאי

هرمن جی. منکه‌ویچ فیلمنامه‌نویس، ژورنالیست، و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

هيرمان جي. مانكيوز كاتب سيناريو أمريكي

ハーマン・J・マンキーウィッツ

赫尔曼·J·曼凯维奇

Languages
English (359)

German (25)

French (12)

Spanish (6)