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Axelrod, George

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The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

82 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning that transform him into a human time bomb
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( Visual )

116 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire and her next-door neighbor, a writer who is sponsored--and stifled--by a wealthy woman
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder( Visual )

73 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plain, middle-aged married man, Richard Sherman sends his wife Helen and his young son Ricky off to vacation at the seashore in Maine during a sultry summer in New York City. They escape but he must remain behind in the heat, to make money. He sees them off at the train station, promising to eat properly, and neither smoke nor drink. He will be sensible, not play around as soon as his wife leaves like so many other men. That is until he meets his new upstairs neighbor--subletting for the summer--a stunning, curvaceous, wide-eyed blonde with a giggly voice. Sherman is already prone to Walter-Mittyish fantasies, and in a flash his lively imagination goes into full gear as he battles the seven-year itch
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )

55 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauregard "Bo" Decker and Virgil Blessing set out from their ranch in Montana to Phoenix, Arizona on the bus, so Bo can participate in a big rodeo. Bo is a brash, obnoxious, at times rather dislikable young man, skilled at ridin' and rustlin' and not much more. Bo has in his mind that there in the big city, he's going to find "an angel" and take possession of her. In Phoenix, he meets Cherie. She had enough gumption to get out of Arkansas, and is now trying to earn enough money to get to L.A. But Cherie isn't quite ready to become Bo's personal angel, even if it would get her out of a dive girlie club!
The seven year itch; a romantic comedy by George Axelrod( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris when it sizzles by Richard Quine( Visual )

27 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screenwriter with a three-day deadline for a script asks a secretary to help concoct ideas
The Manchurian candidate by Richard Condon( Book )

58 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and German and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenplay based on Richard Condon's 1959 Cold War thriller... It's the story of Sgt. Raymond Shaw, an ex-prisoner of war (and winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor) who, brainwashed with the rest of his unit by a Chinese psychological expert during his captivity in North Korea, has come home programmed to kill. His primary target is a U.S. presidential nominee
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? A new comedy by George Axelrod( Book )

19 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farcical version of the Faust legend, satirizing the theater and motion pictures
Blackmailer by George Axelrod( Book )

14 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of New York publisher, Dick Sherman, trying to locate an unpublished manuscript of a deceased Nobel Prize winning author, and the killer who will stop at nothing to keep it from being found
Where am I now--when I need me? by George Axelrod( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seven year itch, a romantic comedy in three acts by George Axelrod( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holcroft covenant( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noel Holcroft has inherited an awesome legacy. His father, Hitler's financial wizard, and two other prominent Nazis had re-routed staggering sums of money into a Swiss bank. Supposedly the money was to relieve the suffering of Holocaust victims a generation later. The three Nazis' own children would administer the fund. Now after 40 years, Holcroft must find the other two offspring as the signatures of all three are needed to release the funds
Goodbye Charlie; a comedy in two acts by George Axelrod( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord love a duck by George Axelrod( Visual )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A meddling high schooler sets out to help the beautiful new girl on campus in this satire of 1960s teen culture
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad man tries to convince a Hollywood star to endorse a line of lipstick
The fourth protocol by John Mackenzie( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A member of British Intelligence is assigned to foil a Russian plot that would destroy relations between the United States and England by setting off a nuclear bomb near an American air base in United Kingdom
Breakfast at Tiffany's : Roman holiday, Sabrina( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three films featuring Audrey Hepburn. In Breakfast at Tiffany's she plays Holly Golightly, the girl on a quest to marry a millionaire, in Roman Holiday, she's a rebellious modern-day princess who inadvertently falls in love with an American newspaperman, in Sabrina, she returns home from Paris all grown up and ready to beguile the Larrabee brothers
The Manchurian candidate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the early fifties, this ... adaptation of the novel by Richard Condon concerns the decorated U.S. Army sergeant Raymond Shaw, who as a prisoner during the Korean War is brainwashed into being a sleeper assassin in a Communist conspiracy, and a fellow POW who slowly uncovers the sinister plot."--Container
Phffft!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When their marriage finally goes "Phffft!", Nina and Robert get a divorce - only to discover that, like it or not, some people are just meant to be together!"--Container
The laughmaker ; Confessions of a nervous man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laughmaker: Gleason plays the sad clown, and Carney his nemesis, a reporter looking for the man behind the mask. The square peg: A personnel psychologist is unwittingly hired by a mob boss to shake up his crew. When the psychologist realizes what's going on, he tries to do the right thing--the wrong way
 
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Breakfast at Tiffany's
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F TASHLIN

George Axelrod Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1922-2003)

George Axelrod cinéaste américain

George Axelrod director de cine estadounidense

George Axelrod regista statunitense

George Axelrod US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Джордж Аксельрод

ジョージ・アクセルロッド

喬治·阿克塞爾羅德

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