WorldCat Identities

Kurnitz, Harry

Overview
Works: 78 works in 320 publications in 8 languages and 9,545 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Screwball comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Fiction  Romance films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Librettist, Scenarist, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Harry Kurnitz
 
Most widely held works by Harry Kurnitz
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )

39 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband. The web of intrigue is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion
Shadow of the thin man( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jockey who threw a race is murdered in the locker room. Nick & Nora Charles are off to the races on another case of murder, mirth and perfect martinis
The thin man goes home by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws come and go in Nick & Nora's lives, now it's time to meet the in-laws. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. at boarding school, grab Asta and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
Hatari! by Harry Kurnitz( Visual )

31 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of highly skilled professional game hunters capture ferocious big game for zoos and circus attractions
Reclining figure by Harry Kurnitz( Book )

18 editions published between 1900 and 1963 in English and Spanish and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young New York art dealer Ellis Blaise is called to California when eccentric Lucas Edgerton decides to sell some of his fabulous collection for tax purposes. Then thefts from the collection, the sensational forgery of a priceless Renoir, and the puzzling murder of Simon Edgerton, Lucas' son, force Blaise into a perilous investigation
A shot in the dark : a new comedy by Harry Kurnitz( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once more, with feeling; a comedy by Harry Kurnitz( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Inspector General by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ( Visual )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assistant salesman with a traveling fair is mistaken by villagers for the dreaded inspector general
Howard Hawks' Land of the pharaohs by Howard Hawks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and French and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Pharaoh orders architect Vashtar to build him the highest pyramid in the world as his tomb. 15 years have passed and his treasury is dwindling, so he marries Princess Nellifer, but she is as ruthless as she is beautiful
Adventures of Don Juan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Juan de Marana damages Spanish prestige in diplomatic circles with his indiscreet womanizing, but he attempts to rehabilitate his image after he meets the beautiful Queen Margaret, trapped in a loveless arranged marriage with the weak and feckless King Philip III
A shot in the dark : a comedy in three acts by Harry Kurnitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shot in the dark by Blake Edwards( Visual )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Sellers enlivens us once again as the bumbling Inspector Clouseau. Elke Sommer plays a voluptuous French maid, the prime suspect in a series of bizarre murders. Attempting to prove her innocence, CLouseau finds himself in some outlandish dwelling, including a nudist colony and the Parisian mansion of a French millionaire
The girl who came to supper : original Broadway cast by Noel Coward( )

in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to steal a million by William Wyler( Visual )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of a wealthy Frenchman who creates counterfeit art learns her father is in danger of being exposed as a crook. She decides to steal the family's forged Cellini sculpture from a museum before experts can examine it and enlists a society burglar to help her
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double wedding: A bohemian painter butts heads with his girlfriend's sister, before they admit their feelings for each other
One touch of Venus by William A Seiter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young window dresser's problems begin when he kisses a statue of Venus, which comes to life. This Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment. Her presence causes everyone around her to fall in love, except for the window dresser, who is terrified of her advances toward him. The young man suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer and a jealous fiancée
My dream is yours( Visual )

2 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceited singer Garry Mitchell refuses to renew his radio contract, so talent agent Doug Blake decides to find a new personality to replace Garry. In New York, he finds Martha Gibson, a single mother with a great voice. He arranges for her to move to Hollywood, but then has a problem trying to sell her to the show's sponsor. Doug tries every trick he can think of to make Martha a star, and as the two work more closely, he falls in love with her. Complicating matters further is when Martha meets and becomes attracted to Garry
Once more with feeling by Harry Kurnitz( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Candlelight Cafe Playhouse presents Whitfield Connor, Joan Harvey, Paul Lynde in "Once More, With Feeling," by Harry Kurnitz, with Frederick Rolf, Charles Randall, Eb Thomas, Donald Marye, Clinton Anderson, production directed by Charles Olsen, stage manager Edgar Reynolds, settings by Gloria Mendelsohn
M-G-M movie legends collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Kittredge is a foreign news correspondent known for inexplicably scooping the big stories. But when he misses the beat on Germany invading Russia, he heads home to his fellow reporter and fiancée Christina Hill in Washington, D.C., in hopes of saving his relationship, career and reputation. While there, he stumbles on a tip that the Axis powers are set to destroy the capital. As Kittredge digs deeper into the story, he finds himself a target, and it's up to Robert to catch the spies, save the city and keep his job
Reclining figure; play in three acts by Harry Kurnitz( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hatari!
Alternative Names

controlled identityPage, Marco

Harry Kurnitz Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1908-1968)

Harry Kurnitz sceneggiatore statunitense

Harry Kurnitz US-amerikanischer Journalist und Schriftsteller

Page, Marco.

Page Marco 1908-1968

Гарри Кернитц

هری کورنیتز فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

ハリー・カーニッツ

哈里·庫尼茲

哈里·库尔尼茨

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