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Mazursky, Paul

Overview
Works: 219 works in 653 publications in 8 languages and 14,551 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Musical films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Commentator, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Other, Interviewee, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Mazursky
Blackboard jungle by Richard Brooks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students
Moscow on the Hudson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circus saxophonist Vladimir Ivanoff suddenly defects from his touring troupe in that temple of "Western decadence"--Bloomingdale's. Fleeing the K.G.B., Vladimir wins asylum and moves into the crowded Harlem flat of Black security guard Lionel Witherspoon. Though Vladimir learns that life in America can be cold and even painful, he grows to love this strange and wondrous new land
Harry and Tonto by Josh Greenfeld( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and Hebrew and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly New Yorker abandons the city and heads into the heartland of America with his best friend, a cat named Tonto
Tempest by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy loosely based on Shakespeare's play "The Tempest" has a New York City architect who tries to solve his midlife crisis by moving to a Greek island with his teenage daughter
Down and out in Beverly Hills by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from drowning in the swimming pool of a Beverly Hills couple, a disconsolate bum brings startling and hilarious changes to the entire household, including the family dog, Matisse.--Summary from container
Harry and Tonto( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired teacher Harry and his cat Tonto begin a journey across America, visiting his children, seeing a world he never seemed to have the time to see before
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbra Streisand stars as struggling singer becomes a star but loses the man she loves--who will not allow himself to hinder her rise to fame once A Star is Born. In this film based on the Academy Award-winning 1937and 1955 films, the career of hopeful, young singer Esther Hoffman(Streisand) is launched by fading rock star John Norman Howard (Kris Kristofferson), who also wins the young singer's heart. Hoffman becomes a leading lady on stage and in Howard's life, but as Howard's career flounders, he sinks into an abyss of alcohol and cocaine. Hoffman chooses to sacrifice her stardom to care for Howard, but he will not allow her to abandon her dreams
An unmarried woman by Jill Clayburgh( Visual )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a woman rebuilding her life socially and emotionally, after her divorce
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1970's was an extraordinary time of rebellion, and of questioning every accepted idea. As political activism, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, and the music revolution contributed to social unrest across the country, American cinema witnessed the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers. Galvanised by a new freedom of expression, these ground-breaking artists began targeting their films toward a new kind of audience, with stories that reflected the ever-changing reality of the era
Fear and desire by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plane carrying four soldiers crashes in a forest behind enemy lines in an unnamed country. Desperate to escape, the group plans to build a raft and travel up the river into allied country. However, they are sidetracked by a local woman who stumbles across them in the woods, and the nearby presence of an enemy general who one member of the group is determined to kill
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

29 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob and his wife Carol are a sophisticated California couple who attend a secluded institute for group therapy. They become so involved that they decide to test the strength of their marital trust by experimenting with mutually tolerated affairs. Ted and Alice are friends who are eventually invited to liberate themselves in a one-bed menage a quatre
I want someone to eat cheese with( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James is a struggling actor, living with his widowed mother in Chicago, who wants three things in life: someone to love, a great part, and to lose weight. Unfortunately, he is 0 for 3. His girlfriend dumps him, he loses a title acting role, and he sneaks out of an Overeaters Anonymous meeting only to wind up at an ice cream parlor. There, he meets Beth who quickly wins his heart, but will this cause James more problems than it solves? Or has he finally found someone to eat cheese with?
Enemies : a love story by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Holocaust survivor finds himself simultaneously involved with three women: the peasant who hid him from the Nazis during the war, a beautiful concentration camp survivor, and his first wife (who he was certain was dead)
Casting by( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, focusing on casting director Marion Dougherty, is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood, combining interviews, extensive archival footage, animated stills and documents
Next stop, Greenwich Village by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953, Larry, an aspiring actor, leaves his home in Brooklyn and heads for Manhattan. He moves into an apartment in Greenwich Village. Between acting classes, auditions and odd jobs he spends time with his eccentric friends
Antz by Brad Lewis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is no picnic for Z, a small worker ant with some very big ideas, whose chances with the beautiful Princess Bala are literally one in a billion. When Z convinces his soldier ant buddy to switch places with him, his simple life takes a wild turn
Scenes from a mall by Woody Allen( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple- he's a sports attorney, she's a pop psychologist- go to an upscale mall where their shopping spree turns into something more expensive! Things go from bad to worse as they try to work out some of their marital problems
I love you, Alice B. Toklas! by Hy Averback( Visual )

10 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day you're a career 9-to-5er with a pending marriage, and then next you know, you chuck it all for beads, bell-bottoms and free love. This is the life of Harold Fine, a dedicated lawyer about to become a more dedicated dropout
Moon over Parador( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling New York actor is kidnapped and forced to impersonate the late dictator of Parador, a Caribbean nation. The actor gets better and better at the role, with the help of the dead leader's sultry mistress, until guerilla fighters strike, and he wonders if it might not be a good time to move to a new role!
Word into image--writers on screenwriting( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with screenwriter Paul Mazursky. He talks about his early work and his progression from serious writer to performer to television comedy writer to screenwriter-director. Clips from Mazursky's films show how he speaks to the changes people face, yet are entertaining
 
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Blackboard jungle
Alternative Names
Mazursky, Irwin

Mazursky, Irwin 1930-2014

Mazursky, Irwin Lawrence.

Mazursky, Irwin Lawrence 1930-2014

Paul Mazursky americký filmový režisér, scenárista, producent a herec

Paul Mazursky Amerikaans acteur

Paul Mazursky amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy

Paul Mazursky réalisateur américain

Paul Mazursky regista statunitense

Paul Mazursky Vertreter des US-amerikanischen Autorenfilms

Pol Mazurski

Пол Мазурски американский актёр, кинорежиссёр и сценарист, пятикратный номинант на премию «Оскар»

פול מזורסקי שחקן אמריקאי

پل مازورسکی بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

마줄스키, 어윈 1930-2014

마줄스키, 폴 1930-2014

폴 마저스키

ポール・マザースキー

マザースキー, ポール

保羅·莫索斯基

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