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Worth, Marvin

Overview
Works: 53 works in 166 publications in 6 languages and 5,817 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  History  Biographical films  Fiction  Crime films  Police films 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Marvin Worth
 
Most widely held works by Marvin Worth
Malcolm X by Spike Lee( Visual )
36 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,832 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 570 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 )
19 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 555 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 )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 426 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 )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wife and mistress of a cruel schoolmaster collaborate in a carefully planned and executed attempt to murder him. The plan goes well until the body, which has been strategically dumped, disappears
Falling in love by Ulu Grosbard( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Raftis and Molly Gilmore are two everyday people who meet first by chance, and later by choice. There's just one thing standing between them: both are already married
Less than zero by Marek Kanievska( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 176 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 )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 131 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 91 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
Unfaithfully yours by Howard Zieff( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 85 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 )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 79 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
Rhinestone ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A country-western singer bets her boss that she can turn anyone into a singer good enough to live through one show at the Rhinestone, a tough, rowdy, country-western nightclub. She has quite a challenge with a rough, street-wise cabby who hates C & W music
Patty Hearst ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the crime/political/media story of the '70s : the kidnapping and mental torture of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by the Symbionese Liberation Army
Up the academy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 39 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 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love life of a Jewish lawyer Gordon Hocheiser (Segal) is constantly disrupted by his aged mother (Gordon). He plans various ways to get rid of her
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 20 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 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 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 : [press kit] ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Press kit includes a listing of cast and credits and production information
No me chilles, que no te veo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wally es ciego y Dave sordo. El asesinato de un hombre frente a su puesto de prensa les convertirá ante la policía en sospechosos. Para probar su inocencia deberán colaborar entre ellos convirtiéndose Wally en los oidos de Dave y éste en los ojos de Wally
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 (110)
Spanish (9)
French (3)
Italian (3)
German (1)
Dutch (1)
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