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Mazursky, Paul

Overview
Works: 269 works in 611 publications in 8 languages and 13,455 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Musical films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Documentary 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 )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students. Based on Evan Hunter's novel
Moscow on the Hudson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 841 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
Tempest by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 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 )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 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 )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adaptation moved the story into the mid-1970's and changed it to pop music. About a rock star on her way to the top and another whose career is in decline
An unmarried woman by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 471 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 467 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
The twilight zone( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
Fear and desire by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 456 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 )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob and his wife Carol are a sophisticated California couple who attend a secluded institute for group therapy. Their original intention is to merely observe, but they become so involved that they decide to test the strength of their marital trust and honesty by experimenting with mutually tolerated affairs. Ted and Alice are their closest friends who find themselves continually amused at the lastest Bob & Carol sexual adventures until finally they are 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 352 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 )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 317 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)
Next stop, Greenwich Village by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 308 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
Casting by( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 302 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
Antz by Eric Darnell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is no picnic for Z, a simple worker ant, but when Z convinces his soldier ant buddy to switch places with him, his simple life takes a wild turn. From his battles in the termite war to his search for Insectopia, Z's adventures land him in big trouble. DVD
Scenes from a mall by Woody Allen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 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 234 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 233 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!
The peacemaker by Xiaogang Feng( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When world famous film director Don Tyler is tossed off the picture by his studio boss, his depression is only relieved by his unlikely friendship with a down-on-his-luck cameraman, YoYo. Knowing he's not well, Tyler asks his friend to plan a "comedy funeral" for him, where people leave feeling happy, as they do at Chinese funerals of the elderly. When Tyler eventually falls into a coma, YoYo begins the task of granting Tyler's last wish
 
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Alternative Names
Mazursky, Irwin 1930-

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

פול מזורסקי שחקן אמריקאי

پل مازورسکی بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

마줄스키, 어윈 1930-

마줄스키, 폴 1930-

폴 마저스키

ポール・マザースキー

保羅·莫索斯基

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