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Worth, Marvin

Overview
Works: 43 works in 155 publications in 5 languages and 5,599 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Comedy films  Biographical films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Marvin Worth Publications about Marvin Worth
Publications by  Marvin Worth Publications by Marvin Worth
posthumous Publications by Marvin Worth, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Marvin Worth
Malcolm X by Spike Lee ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screen version of the life of Malcolm X who, through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
The rose by Mark Rydell ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and French and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bette Midler portrays a Janis Joplin-like rock star whose success is laced with so much booze, drugs and hard living [that] it eventually causes her downfall"--Container
Lenny by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of troubled nightclub comic Lenny Bruce, his wife Honey Harlowe, and his fatal decline through drug addiction
See no evil, hear no evil by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet Wally and Dave--Wally is blind, Dave is deaf, and now they're both prime suspects in a murder they didn't commit
Diabolique by Jeremiah Chechik ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two women poison a man and and dump his body in a pool. When the pool is later drained the body has mysteriously vanished
Falling in love by Ulu Grosbard ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Falling in Love is a shining example of the magic that's created when two of Hollywood's biggest and brightest stars join forces in one special film. Robert De Niro and Meryl Streep are together again...In Falling in Love they play Frank Raftis and Molly Gilmore, two everyday people who meet first by chance, and later by choice. There's just one thing standing between FRank and Molly's intense, newfound love - both are already married"--Container
Less than zero by Marek Kanievska ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julian is a boy with looks, charm, intelligence and a father who sets him up in the record business; he also has a drug habit. His best friend Clay wants to help and is willing to do almost anything for his friend, but Julian is going downhill so fast that he might take his girlfriend and Clay with him
Flashback ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about an aging hippie and an uptight FBI man. The hippie, a 60's radical on the lam, is captured and is being escorted to jail by a straitlaced young FBI agent. Complications arise when the agent ends up behind bars, and the hippie helps him escape!--Summary from container
Lenny Bruce let the buyer beware by Lenny Bruce ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complilation on six sound discs with accompanying book, by the same title, of various Lenny Bruce performances. A more detailed description of disc contents can be found on p. 71-76 in book
Rhinestone ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jake is a down-home Country singer with enormous talents. Nick Martinelli is a New York City an even bigger attitude. But when Jake bets her sleazy manager everything, and she means everything, that she can turn anybody into an overnight sensation, that somebody turns out to be Nick. Jake must haul Nick back to the hills of Tennessee for a two-course class in how to walk, talk and sing like a genuine Country star
Unfaithfully yours ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conductor, blessed with both a brilliant career and a beautiful young wife, believes that she's having an affair with his handsome young secretary. The conductor fantasizes three insane scenes of revenge while conducting a concert and then tries to enact them in the brilliant conclusion
Boy's night out ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bowling? Nope. Another round of beers? Yawn. Three married men and their divorced buddy want to try something more intriguing on their boys' night out: a boy's night in with a blonde tootsie in a secret love pad. Unknown to them, the tootsie is really a doctoral student researching the love life of the suburban male. And she proves her smarts by keeping all four relationships strictly platonic, despite the boys' boasting to the contrary
Patty Hearst ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the newspaper heiress' abduction and subsequent brainwashing by the Symbionese Liberation Army
Up the academy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The newest cadets of Sheldon R. Weinberg Military Academy decide anything goes at Weinberg. So the first things to go are rules
Where's Poppa? by Carl Reiner ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Jewish lawyer's aged mother constantly harms his love life, and he considers various means of getting rid of her
Unfaithfully yours by Howard Zieff ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claude Eastman, a composer who has it all; an acclaimed career, oodles of money and a ravishing Italian wife, Daniella. However, his life hits a sour note when he suspects his wife of cheating with handsome nemesis Max Stein. In fact, he's so convinced of her infidelity, he plans to orchestrate a delicious act of revenge
Romeo and Juliet Love story ; Falling in love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romeo and Juliet presents Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives
Lenny Bruce : let the buyer beware ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation on six sound discs of various Lenny Bruce performances. A more detailed description of disc contents can be found on p. 71-76 in book
Malcolm X : screenplay by James Baldwin ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of Malcolm X, the famous African American leader Born Malcolm Little, his father (a minister) was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. He became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the Nation of Islam writings of Elijah Muhammad. He preaches the teachings when let out of jail, but later on goes on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca, there he converts to the original Islamic religion and becomes a Sunni Muslim. He changes his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz and stops his anti-white teachings, as he realises the error of his mistakes. He is later on assasinated and dies a Muslim Martyr.--Internet Movie Database
Diabólicas = Diabolique ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (105)
Spanish (14)
Italian (4)
French (4)
German (1)
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