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Axelrod, George

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Most widely held works by George Axelrod
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

97 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,286 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 to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( Visual )

133 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,404 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 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

84 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 919 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 )

63 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 818 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!
Paris when it sizzles by Richard Quine( Visual )

30 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 774 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; a romantic comedy by George Axelrod( Book )

22 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Manchurian candidate by Richard Condon( Book )

60 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
Best American plays( )

in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will success spoil Rock Hunter? A new comedy by George Axelrod( Book )

19 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farcical version of the Faust legend, satirizing the theater and motion pictures
Where am I now--when I need me? by George Axelrod( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackmailer by George Axelrod( Book )

13 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 303 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
The Holcroft covenant by Robert Ludlum( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and French and held by 268 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 seven year itch, a romantic comedy in three acts by George Axelrod( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1984 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord love a duck by George Axelrod( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 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 )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adman Rockwell P. Hunter must come up with a new idea to propel him one more rung up the corporate ladder in this satire on Madison Avenue, television and the cult of the movie star
Breakfast at Tiffany's : Roman holiday, Sabrina( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 135 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 fourth protocol by John Mackenzie( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 133 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
Phffft!( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and English 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Alternative Names

George Axelrod Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1922-2003)

George Axelrod cinéaste américain

George Axelrod director de cine estadounidense

George Axelrod pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

George Axelrod regista statunitense

George Axelrod US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Джордж Аксельрод

ג'ורג' אקסלרוד שחקן אמריקאי



乔治·阿克塞尔罗德 编剧,制作人

Breakfast at Tiffany'sParis when it sizzlesBlackmailer