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Axelrod, George

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The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early fifties, this razor-sharp 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
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( Visual )

136 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holly Golightly is an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire. Her next-door neighbor, a writer, is "sponsored" by a wealthy patroness. Guessing who's the right man for Holly is easy; seeing just how romance blossoms is one of the enduring delights of the film
The seven year itch; a romantic comedy by George Axelrod( Book )

48 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After he packs his wife and son off for a cool summer vacation in Maine, middle-aged book publisher Richard Sherman must face the dog days of Manhattan alone. That is until The Girl moves into an upstairs apartment and into Sherman's wild imagination." [box cover note]
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )

63 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rodeo cowboy falls in love with a singer and follows her to Los Angeles, where he forces her on a bus to his Montana home. When the bus gets snowed in at a diner, lives are changed
Paris when it sizzles by Richard Quine( Visual )

39 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screenwriter with a three-day deadline for a script asks a secretary to help concoct ideas
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder( Visual )

54 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voluptuous actress known only as 'The Girl', who moves into the apartment above a married man named Richard (Tom Ewell.) While Richard's wife and son are away for the summer, his marriage vows are put to the ultimate test by The Girl's sexy charm and unwitting flirtations. Will the smitten Richard stay faithful or will he succumb to 'the seven year itch'?
The Manchurian candidate by George Axelrod( Book )

53 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and German and held by 591 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
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and German and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holly Golightly is an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire. Her next-door neighbor, a writer, is "sponsored" by a wealthy patroness. Guessing who's the right man for Holly is easy; seeing just how romance blossoms is one of the enduring delights of the film
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 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 335 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 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holcroft covenant( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 245 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
The fourth protocol by John Mackenzie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 152 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
Lord love a duck by George Axelrod( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 149 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
Breakfast at Tiffany's Roman holiday, Sabrina( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 129 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
Phffft!( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 67 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 60 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
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While traveling by train across Germany, two Americans investigate the mysterious disappearance of an English nanny
How to murder your wife by Richard Quine( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A confirmed bachelor gets drunk at a party and wakes up married to an Italian woman who speaks little English. Eventually, he scares her off, leading the police to suspect him of murder
Beggar's choice by George Axelrod( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Breakfast at Tiffany's
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Axelrod, George

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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

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Paris when it sizzlesBlackmailer