WorldCat Identities

Pasternak, Joe 1901-1991

Works: 170 works in 410 publications in 4 languages and 11,570 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Biographical films  Romance television programs  Television comedies 
Roles: Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Composer, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joe Pasternak
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Most widely held works by Joe Pasternak
Anchors aweigh by George Sidney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sailors on a four day leave in Los Angeles get involved with a small boy who wants to join the navy
Destry rides again by George Marshall( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Destry, a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns ... is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers like "The Boys in the Back Room," while winning the hero's heart."--Container
Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of New York's top drama critics pans a good friend's show and its leading lady's performance, war is declared by both. The reviewer, his wife, four bratty kids, and their English sheepdog move to the country, but it does not solve the reviewer's problems
Summer stock by Charles Walters( Visual )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance blooms during the summer in New England when Jane Falbury's sister shows up with a theatrical troupe and convinces her to let them stage a musical in the barn
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
In the good old summertime by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical remake of 'Shop around the corner' involving two feuding store employees who are unknowingly engaged in a romantic relationship as anonymous pen pals
Spinout by Elvis Presley( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays a singer-race car driver who has a single-minded desire to remain single. Pursuing him is a trio of lovelies with an itch to get hitched, but they have a lot more than each other as rivals. They have to compete with the sleek curves and shiny good looks of a high-powered Cobra 427
Where the boys are( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four coeds from snowbound Penmore University know that the only place to be during Spring Break is where the boys are. The rites and wrongs of the spring migration of thousands of college students to sunny Fort Lauderdale are celebrated in an era-defining film that combines a cast of 1960s up-and-comers with youthful hijinks and a cautionary will-she-or-won't-she storyline of sex and romance. So many chances for love. So little time!
The courtship of Eddie's father by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is difficult for Tom Corbett as he and his son, Eddie, try to recover from the loss of his wife. The courtship process brings father and son together with renewed hope and enthusiasm for the future
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and French and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This MGM musical comedy, adapted from a 1930s stage show, is set amidst the world of circus performers. At the turn of the century a family run circus is in danger of going broke. In desperation owner Pop Wonder hires publicity man Sam Rawlins to save his family from insolvency. Sam's ulterior motive is to make his own father's rival circus thrive by sabotaging Pop's business. When Sam falls for Pop's daughter Kitty, he decides to reinvigorate her father's business, thus undermining his own father"--Container
Girl happy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago mobster, Big Frank, hires rock-and-roll singer Rusty Wells and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Songs include "Do the clam," "Good news," "Puppet on a string," "Startin' tonight" and "Girl happy."
Hit the deck( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
That midnight kiss ; The toast of New Orleans( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toast of New Orleans: Snooty opera singer, Suzette Micheline, meets rough-and-tumble fisherman, Pepe Duvalle, in the Louisiana bayous and this fisherman can sing. Her agent lures him away to New Orleans to teach him to sing opera, but comes to regret this rash decision when the singers fall in love
Great Caruso by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

7 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates Caruso's career, from beginning as a young cafe singer through his 18-year triumph at the Met, centering on his happy marriage to Dorothy Benjamin and his troubles with her family
A date with Judy by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late 1940's, a young girl leaves her boy friend for an older man but finds she must compete for him with a classmate. Meanwhile, the girl and her friends mistakenly believe her father is dating a rhumba instructor and attempt to bring the romance to an end before her mother finds out. All this plays out during preparations for the big school dance
Thousands cheer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aerialist-turned-G.I. romances a colonel's daughter. But the real story is the most spectacular camp show in military history, featuring skits and songs
The student prince by Sigmund Romberg( Visual )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of Mario Lanza and the choreography of Hermes Pan are featured in this adaptation of the Sigmund Romberg musical, in which the future king of Karlsburg falls for a Heidelberg barmaid instead of the princess he's supposed to marry
Cooking with love and paprika by Joe Pasternak( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy the hard way by Joe Pasternak( Book )

7 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Destry rides again
Alternative Names
Joe Pasternak American film producer

Joe Pasternak producent filmowy

Joe Pasternak produttore cinematografico ungherese

Pastek, Jozef 1901-1991

Pasternak, Joseph

Pasternak, Joseph 1901-

Pasternak, Joseph 1901-1991

Джо Пастернак

جو پاسترناک تهیه‌کننده اهل مجارستان

パスターナック, ジョー

Summer stockMarlene Dietrich : the glamour collectionSpinoutThe courtship of Eddie's fatherGirl happy