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Mirisch Company

Overview
Works: 66 works in 332 publications in 5 languages and 19,001 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Western films  War films  Gangster films  Film remakes  Action and adventure films  Romance films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mirisch Company
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

35 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven gunmen are hired by a small village to protect them from the bandits destroying their town
The Great Escape by John Sturges( Visual )

40 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

29 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 2,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during Prohibition, two men, sought by the mob, disguise themselves as girls and join a female jazz band. When they fall in love complications naturallly ensue, which makes for a crazy comedy
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
The Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

28 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young girl, Princess Dala is given the largest diamond in the world by her father. If you stare into it, you can see a 'Pink Panther.' Now she is a young woman. Rebels in her home country have seized power and are demanding the return of the jewel. Dala relaxes at an exclusive skiing resort. Noted British playboy, Sir Charles Lytton is in town. He is secretly 'The Phantom, ' an infamous jewel thief who has eyes on the Pink Panther. Charles's playboy nephew, George, follows him to the resort in an attempt to steal the diamond and blame it on 'The Phantom, ' not knowing that it's his uncle. Hot on the Phantom's trail is Inspector Jacques Clouseau. His wife is the lover of Charles and helps in the Phantom's crimes. Jacques tries to stop the attempts, but he is completely clueless. When several attempts are made at a dress formal party, Jacques looks everywhere but the right place
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a vindictive little girl is disciplined in an exclusive girl's school, the child twists an overheard comment into slander. She accuses her teachers of lesbianism--and her gullible grandmother spreads the gossip. Outraged, Karen and Martha fight back in court, but a child's lie is hard to disprove
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( Visual )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a young Parisian policeman and his romance with a prostitute
One, two, three by Billy Wilder( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin, after the Second World War: C.R. MacNamara presides over the German branch of Coca-Cola, dreaming of being promoted to London, by capturing the untapped Russian market. His plans for advancement run into a snag, when he is asked to watch over the boss' ditsy, impulsive 17 year-old daughter Scarlett on her European vacation. Unsurprisingly, she almost immediately gets into trouble of the worst kind by slipping across the border to East Germany, to marry the violently anti-Yankee Communist Otto. When the home office headman decides to visit his daughter, Cagney masterminds an elaborate masquerade that backfires
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and French and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
Follow that dream by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays a sexy but naive country boy in this light-hearted musical comedy about a backwoods family homesteading along the Florida coast
The horse soldiers by John Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1863, the rough and rugged Colonel Marlowe is in command of a motley assortment of 1200 Union volunteers. Their task is to infiltrate 300 miles of Southern territory and destroy the most strategic rail route in the entire Confederacy
Kid Galahad by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter has recently left the military and is looking for work when he discovers a gym known for teaching boxing. After some hard training, Walter is ready for his big fight, but someone wants to fix the match and they go after Walter's trainers
Town without pity( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American GI's, stationed in Germany circa 1960, are accused of attacking a local teenage girl. An Army major is assigned to defend the soldiers. If he's going to prevent their death sentences, he will have to turn the spotlight on the victim who is already traumatized
Kings of the sun( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a terrible battle leaves young Balam king of his Mayan tribe, he leads his people out of Mexico to escape the rival clan still hunting them. But upon reaching their new home, a hostile Native American tribe attacks and the Mayans manage to capture Black Eagle, the Native American leader. While held prisoner, Black Eagle manages to earn Balam's respect and the kings agree to peace. But when Balam's old rivals arrive looking for a fight, the newly allied kings must take up arms and stand together in order to repel the invading force and save their people
Toys in the attic( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spinster sisters Carrie and Anne Berniers are used to bailing out their neer-do-well brother, Julian. But when he returns to New Orleans with a pile of cash and a fragile young bride in tow, suspicions are aroused about where the money came from
Man of the west by Anthony Mann( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reformed outlaw becomes stranded after an aborted train robbery with two other passengers and is forced to rejoin his old outlaw band
Cast a long shadow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled saddle tramp with a penchant for drinking away his pain inherits a ranch from the man who may have been his father. Coming back to the lands of his youth leads him back into the arms of an old flame as well as into the fists some old rivals. As it turns out the ranch is deeply in debt and if they can₂t drive the cattle to Santa Fe within a week
The gunfight at Dodge City by Joel McCrea( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After killing a man in self-defense, Bat Masterson flees to Dodge City where he finds his brother Ed running for sheriff. When Ed is killed, Bat takes his brother's place on the ballot and finds himself torn between his friends and his duties as sherriff
Two for the seesaw( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greenwich Village free-spirit and a square Nebraska lawyer make the world's most unlikely and touchingly funny couple
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMirisch Corporation

Mirisch Company film production company

Mirisch Corporation.

Mirisch Corporation Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

Mirisch Pictures.

Mirisch Production Company.

The Mirisch Corporation.

The Mirish Production Company.

Languages
English (277)

Italian (2)

German (1)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

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The apartmentSome like it hotThe Pink PantherThe children's hourIrma la DouceWest Side StoryFollow that dreamThe horse soldiersKid Galahad