WorldCat Identities

Worth, Marvin

Overview
Works: 53 works in 175 publications in 6 languages and 6,244 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Rock films  Film adaptations  History  Film remakes  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marvin Worth
Malcolm X by Spike Lee( Visual )

38 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,951 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 )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and French and held by 845 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 )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 552 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 )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 430 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 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 279 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 186 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 137 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 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complilation on six sound discs with accompanying book, by the same title, of various Lenny Bruce adult humor performances. A more detailed description of disc contents can be found on p. 71-76 in book
Rhinestone( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 86 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 by Howard Zieff( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 86 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 83 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 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 67 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 28 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 Love story ; Falling in love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love story "tells the heartbreakingly beautiful story of a couple who, despite their opposite backgrounds, share a chemistry they cannot deny and a love they cannot ignore"--Container
Lenny Bruce : let the buyer beware( Recording )

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
Enamorarse = Falling in love( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un arquitecto y una diseñadora artística, ambos casados, se conocen casualmente en una librería mientras están comprando libros como regalo de navidad para sus respectivos cónyuges. Con el ajetreo y las prisas, confunden sus regalos. Otro encuentro posterior y más tranquilo en el tren da paso al romance, pero con la extraña sensación de que están haciendo algo mal, deciden poner fin al idilio y retornar a sus matrimonios. Un año después, sin embargo sus matrimonios han fracasado definitivamente y vuelven a iniciar su hermosa historia de amor
Diabólicas = (Diabolique)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
 
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Malcolm XMalcolm X : [press kit]
Alternative Names
Marvin Worth produttore cinematografico e sceneggiatore statunitense

Marvin Worth US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Марвин Ворз

ماروین وورث بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

Languages
English (117)

Spanish (11)

French (3)

Italian (3)

German (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
LennyFlashbackRhinestoneMalcolm X : [press kit]