WorldCat Identities

Melcher, Martin

Works: 57 works in 190 publications in 2 languages and 6,614 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Filmed performances  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Concert films  Chamber music  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Scenarist
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Martin Melcher
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( Visual )

34 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy in which a carefree bachelor and carefree career girl share a telephone party line. Mutual hostility develops without their ever having met. When they finally become acquainted attitudes begin to change
The glass bottom boat by Everett Freeman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2019 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While moonlighting as a mermaid for her father's glass bottom boat marine tour business Jennifer Nelson is reeled in by a handsome fisherman who turns out to be a top scientist at the space center where she holds a second job. Smitten, he promotes her to write his biography. Things heat up, however, when Jennifer finds that she's under surveillance as a suspected foreign agent, and a mad chase ensues when the real spies pay her a visit
The thrill of it all! by Roxy Music (Musical group)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV commercials, suburbia and daytime soap operas all come under hilarious attack in this no-holds-barred satire of American life
Lover come back by Delbert Mann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adman and adwomen battle over a fake account and wind up in bed together
Move over, darling( Visual )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who is ready to have his missing wife declared legally dead and remarry finds himself in a predicament when his first wife turns up after five years of being gone!
Send me no flowers by Norman Jewison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he overhears a doctor discussing the imminent death of a patient, hypochondriac George believes the doctor is referring to him. Convinced he's living on borrowed time, he enlists his best friend Arnold to help him find a new husband for his soon-to-be-widowed wife Judy
It happened to Jane by Doris Day( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Osgood a single mom of two finds herself in the live lobster business. When her first big order turns up dead it kills her chances for a successful season. Discovering that budget cuts at the railroad is to blame she goes up against the railroad's tyrannical owner to make this season not a complete loss
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story revolves around a circus owner with only two real attractions: his daughter and popular pachyderm Jumbo. Three-ring pandemonium breaks out when a handsome rival infiltrates the circus, and father, daughter and Dad's wise-cracking fiance are suddenly at risk of losing the greatest show on earth
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
That touch of mink by Delbert Mann( Visual )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A business tycoon and a working class woman meet and fall in love, enchanting each other with their ways, until comes the question of marriage. She wants it, he doesn't
Midnight lace by David Miller( Visual )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and French and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this woman-in-peril suspense film, set in London, the sanity of a newlywed heiress comes into question when, after a number of unwitnessed near-fatal accidents and life-threatening phone calls, she claims to be the target of a stalker. As time passes and her reports of more calls and a visit from a mysterious stranger nobody else sees are met with skepticism by everybody, the woman begins to unravel and becomes increasingly paranoid, suspecting everyone around her, including her debonair new husband
Do not disturb( Visual )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's a devoted wife to do when her husband spends more time "working" with his sexy secretary than helping her with their new home? For Janet Taylor (Day), an American who has relocated to England with her executive husband Mike (Taylor), there's only one solution - make him jealous by inventing an admirer. But as soon as Janet creates her make-believe Romeo, a real suitor arrives, whisks Janet off to Paris, wines and dines her ... and comes face-to-face with an insanely irate Mike!
Caprice by Canaletto( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who is a spy for a cosmetics company finds more than she bargained for when she crosses paths with another spy in the pursuit of a hairspray that keeps women's hair dry in the water
Julie by Andrew L Stone( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Has beautiful Julie Benton married a murderer, an insanely jealous man who killed her first husband in hopes of marrying her? When Julie learns the answer is yes, she escapes him in a desperate attempt to forge a new life, taking a job as a stewardess. But her husband has no intention of letting Julie go, ever
The tunnel of love by Gene Kelly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a happily married couple who wants to adopt a baby and resorts to desperate means to get one
With six you get eggroll by Howard Morris( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abby (Day) is a self-sufficient widow with three rambunctious sons. Jake (Keith) is the mild-mannered father of a stubborn 18 year old daughter. Put them all together and you've got one outrageous family
Doris Day the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrill of it all: A doctor's peaceful domestic life is turned upside down when his restless spouse becomes famous doing television commercials
Where were you when the lights went out?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever comedy about a group of people forced to cope with total darkness and each other during the infamous Eastern Seaboard blackout of 1965
Billy Rose's Jumbo by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of love and intrigue set in a circus. Includes numerous circus acts in rehearsal and performance, a circus parade, and a concluding number, "Stardust, spangles, and dreams," in which the four principal actors and Jumbo the elephant assume various circus roles. Day and Boyd also dance briefly to the song "The most beautiful girl in the world." The film is preceded by a trailer for the film Take me out to the ball game (approx. 4 min.)
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Glass Bottom Boat (1966) Doris Day plays a Girl Friday at a hush-hush aeronautics think tank. When colleagues suspect she's an espionage agent, she sets out to clear her name in this hilarious blend of romantic comedy and spy film."--container
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Pillow talk
The thrill of it all!Send me no flowersThat touch of minkThe tunnel of love
Alternative Names
Martin Melcher Amerikaans filmproducent (1915-1968)

Martin Melcher amerikanesche Filmproduzent

Martin Melcher producteur de films américain

Martin Melcher productor de cine estadounidense

Martin Melcher productor de cine estauxunidense (1915–1968)

Martin Melcher productor de cinema estatunidenc

Martin Melcher produttore cinematografico statunitense

Martin Melcher US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Мартин Мелчер

מרטין מלצ'ר מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

مارتن ميلشر منتج أفلام أمريكي


English (136)

French (1)