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Gazzara, Ben 1930-2012

Overview
Works: 493 works in 1,075 publications in 6 languages and 14,854 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Detective and mystery films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Costume designer, Interviewee, Narrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ben Gazzara
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

51 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,303 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 1,157 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 966 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 Norman Jewison( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 947 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 804 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 )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and French and held by 734 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 )

38 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 686 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 )

50 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 628 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 415 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 411 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
King a filmed record, Montgomery to Memphis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., from the beginnings of the Civil Rights movement in Montgomery, Alabama, and culminating with his assassination in Memphis in 1968. Including archival footage, this film is an indispensable primary resource of a pivotal moment in American and world history. Originally screened in theaters for only a single night in 1970
Buffalo '66 by Vincent Gallo( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 384 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 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1945: The Allies are making their final advance into German territory, and only one strategic bridge on the Rhine River remains in Nazi hands. Both sides have much to gain: the Germans, the lives of 50,000 soldiers stationed on the wrong side of the bridge; and the Allies, a quicker end to the war
An early frost( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 340 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 )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 319 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 317 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( Visual )

14 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 )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 255 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 198 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 )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspenseful drama about life in a prestigious Southern military academy lorded over by a sadistic upperclassman."Censored in its original theatrical release for its homosexual undertones, the Strange one is presented restored and uncut for the first time on DVD."
 
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Alternative Names
Gazarra Ben 1930-2012

Gazzara, Benny 1930-2012

Gazzara, Biagio Anthony 1930-

Gazzara, Biagio Anthony 1930-2012

Gazzara, Biago Anthony 1930-2012

Gazzarra, Biagio Anthony.

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Road houseThe Spanish prisonerHusbandsBuffalo '66An early frostPeter Bogdanovich's They all laughedThe strange one