WorldCat Identities

Murfin, Jane 1892-1955

Overview
Works: 110 works in 304 publications in 6 languages and 6,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Melodrama  Short films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  History 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Restager , Conceptor, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jane Murfin
 
Most widely held works by Jane Murfin
The women by Joan Crawford( Visual )

20 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in English and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Manhattan this story follows the lives of rich women. Mary Haines who loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen and is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. These and other women in the midst of a divorce meet in Reno, where they share their stories and continue their friendships in New York
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

54 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the five Bennet sisters living in early 19th century England. Their mother is scheming to make prestigious marriages for them. Focuses on Elizabeth Bennet, who mistakenly finds the rich Mr. Darcy an oaf, even as he sets all the other fair maidens' hearts aflutter
The women by Clare Boothe Luce( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clothing designer Mary Haines lives in a beautiful country home with her wealthy financier husband and their 11-year-old daughter. Her best friend Sylvie Fowler is the editor at a prominent fashion magazine. The women dictate the latest trends in taste and style for New York City fashionistas. When Mary's husband becomes involved with perfume salesgirl Crystal Allen at Saks Fifth Avenue, her friendship with Sylvie is put to the test. Everyone in their close-knit circle of friends, including the ever-pregnant Edie Cohen and author Alex Fisher, begins to question their loyalty to each other and their romantic involvements
Roberta by Otto Harbach( Visual )

10 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Football player John Kent tags along as Huck Haines and the Wabash Indianians travel to an engagement in Paris, only to lose it immediately. John and company visit his aunt, owner of a posh fashion house run by her assistant, Stephanie. There they meet the singer Scharwenka (alias Huck's old friend Lizzie), who gets the band a job. Meanwhile, Madame Roberta passes away and leaves the business to John and he goes into partnership with Stephanie
Booth Tarkington's Alice Adams( Visual )

4 editions published between 1935 and 2003 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social climber Alice tries to push her clodhopper family to the background and assumes airs to win the love of an amiable, wealthy young man
Edna Ferber's Come and get it( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lumberman Barney Glasgow abandons saloon girl Lotta to marry a timber heiress only to fall for Lotta's beautiful daughter twenty years later. But this time, Barney has a rival for the young woman's love : his own son.--Container
Dragon seed( Visual )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peaceful village in China is invaded by the Japanese prior to World War II. The men in the village choose to adopt a peaceful attitude toward their conquerors. But Jade is a headstrong young woman who intends to stand up to the Japanese whether her husband Lao Er approves or not. She even goes so far as to learn to read and to handle a weapon, so that she may be properly equipped for both the psychological and physical combat. Jade's attitude spreads to the rest of the village, convincing even the staunchest of male traditionalist that the Japanese can be defeated only by offering a strong united front-male and female. Alas, there are a few Quislings in their midst, notably avaricious merchant Wu Lien, who learns all too late the terrible cost of collaboration
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little women: The March sisters in an Academy Award winning version of the cherished Louisa May Alcott novel. Pride and prejudice: Mr. Darcy sets maiden hearts aflutter, except that of Elizabeth Bennett. Madame Bovary: All she wanted was everything. Anna Karenina: Garbo risks all for the perfect love in Tolstoy's tale of romance and Imperial Russia
Alice Adams by George Stevens( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A working-class small-town girl with social ambitions falls in love with a wealthy playboy
Alice Adams (1935) : shooting script by Dorothy Yost( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What price Hollywood (1932) : shooting script by Gene Fowler( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance in Manhattan (1935) : shooting script by Edward Kaufman( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our betters (1933): shooting script by Harry Wagstaff Gribble( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince gabby by Jane Murfin( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberta (1935) : continuity script by Sam Mintz( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy Hardy's private secretary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy's gone and done it this time. All set to graduate from high school and he flunks his English exam, in spite of the fact that Aunt Milly is his teacher, and that the Judge has gone to all the trouble of getting him his very own private secretary
What price Hollywood( Visual )

8 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waitress turned young movie starlet finds that life isn't your own when you're famous. Both her marriage and career meet pitfalls, but the alcoholic producer who originally discovered her is there to help
The little minister( Visual )

5 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Gavin Dishart is eager to be a proper shepherd to his flock as the new minister in the Scottish village. Soon, he is hopelessly in love with a headstrong, flirtatious gypsy girl, Babbie
The shining hour by Frank Borzage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Crawford plays a New York siren who marries a prosperous farmer (Melvyn Douglas) and moves to Wisconsin. There she is drawn to his handsome brother (Robert Young), even as she befriends the brother's selfless wife (Margaret Sullavan). Her life is made miserable by the older sister who disapproves of her and is out to ruin her marriage
Come and get it by Howard Hawks( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lumberman Barney Glasgow abandons saloon girl Lotta to marry a timber heiress ... only to fall for Lotta's beautiful daughter twenty years later. But this time, Barney as a rival for the young woman's love: his own son!" -- Container
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Allan Langdon

Jane Murfin Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

Jane Murfin American writer

Jane Murfin Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1884-1955)

Jane Murfin cinéaste américaine

Jane Murfin escriptora estatunidenca

Jane Murfin escritora estadounidense

Jane Murfin sceneggiatrice e commediografa statunitense

Jane Murfin scriitoare americană

Jane Murfin US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin

Jane Murfin usona verkisto

Martin, Alan Langdon 1892-1955

Джейн Мерфин

Джейн Мерфін

ג'יין מורפין סופרת אמריקאית

جین مورفین

ジェーン・マーフィン

简·默芬

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