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Gazzara, Ben 1930-2012

Works: 474 works in 1,036 publications in 6 languages and 14,455 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Detective and mystery films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Costume designer, Narrator, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ben Gazzara
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
Dogville by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
Paris, je t'aime Paris, I love you ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories
The Thomas Crown affair by John McTiernan ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billionaire Thomas Crown loves courting disaster and winning! But when he meets his match in an intelligent, cunning, lady insurance investigator, a game of cat and mouse ensues
Road house by Joel Silver ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bouncer armed with a cool head, lethal fists, and a degree in philosophy, takes on drunks and the town "kingpin" who is putting the squeeze on his bar's cash register
The Spanish prisoner by David Mamet ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and French and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Ross is the inventor of "The Process," a top-secret formula which promises to make his company unimaginably rich. But when Joe meets a successful, cynical businessman he begins to suspect that his boss will never share the profits. And with that seed of doubt planted, an intricate con-game soon falls into place
The killing of a Chinese bookie ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film noir about a gentleman's club owner finds himself on the bad side of a small time gangster, and then must save his beloved club and way of life
Opening night by John Cassavetes ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Broadway actress who is unable to admit that she is aging must confront her personal and professional turmoils in order to make a part her own
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each director was invited to tell a story set in one of the Paris neighborhoods. the result is a kaleidoscope of stories about joy, separation, unexpected strange encounters and most of all, about love
Husbands ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and German and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry, Archie and Gus are three middle-aged husbands, with wives, children and houses in the New York suburbs. They go on a wild spree after a close friend dies of a heart attack. Ending up in London, the three must confront their own mortality and decide how to spend the rest of their lives
Buffalo '66 by Vincent Gallo ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
C.I.A. agent, Billy Brown, brings his wife home to meet his absurdly dysfunctional family. Only Billy's not really in the C.I.A., and his "wife," Layla, is actually a young tap dancer he just kidnapped to impress his ridiculous and unloving parents. In reality, Billy's whole life is an empty lie. He's fresh out of prison and now on a deadly mission to hunt down and kill the Buffalo Bills kicker whose botched field goal he believes ruined his life
The Bridge at Remagen by John Guillermin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and French and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of an astute American general and a high-ranking German officer, torn by the conflicting demands of his country and fellow countrymen, during the last days of World War II
An early frost ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a gay lawyer is diagnosed with AIDS, he copes with coming out to his family and colleagues as they deal with their own prejudices
QB VII ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Polish expatriate doctor living in England sues an American writer for libel when the writer accuses him of carrying out criminal medical activities for the Nazis during World War II
Hysterical blindness ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A single mother and a lonely office worker seek after "love" in the meat-market bars of Bayonne, New Jersey, ca. 1987
Peter Bogdanovich's They all laughed by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York's Odyssey Detective Agency is hired by two different clients to follow two beautiful women suspected of infidelity. Soon the detectives become romantically involved with the women they are trailing
Pope John Paul II ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this feature-length film, Jon Voight delivers an incredibly inspirational portrayal of the spiritual life journey of Pope John Paul II, from his youth in Poland, to his international crusade to advocate for the poor and oppressed, to his final days at the Vatican
Summer of Sam by Spike Lee ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Leguizamo is teamed with Academy Award® winner Mira Sorvino, in a movie that takes you back to New York City's infamous summer of 1977! The heat is soaring to record highs, blackouts are filling the streets with looters.and the murders of a man who calls himself the Son of Sam are gripping the giant city in fear! As friends in a small Italian neighbourhood become obsessed with the idea that the Son of Sam is someone nearby, the madman's fearsome plague of terror becomes the catalyst that prompts relationships to fall apart and trust to disintegrate into dread. This powerful motion picture tells the gritty and hard-edged story about one nightmare season in the city that never sleeps
The strange one ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suspenseful drama about life in a prestigious Southern military academy lorded over by a sadistic upperclassman
Looking for Palladin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arrogant Hollywood talent agent Josh Ross is sent to Guatemala to find Oscar-winning actor Jack Palladin. Having never met, the search is emotionally complicated as the long-retired star was once married to Josh's late mother. Josh's contempt for the 'old' actor mirrors his comedic distaste for the local community whose help he desperately needs to find him. What he hopes will be a quick and lucrative deal turns into a soul-searching journey for both of them
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Alternative Names
Gazarra Ben 1930-2012
Gazzara, Benny 1930-2012
Gazzara Biagio 1930-2012
Gazzara, Biagio Anthony 1930-
Gazzara, Biagio Anthony 1930-2012
Gazzarra, Biagio Anthony.
English (290)
French (29)
German (7)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (3)
Italian (1)