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Gazzara, Ben 1930-2012

Works: 559 works in 1,513 publications in 7 languages and 17,226 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Legal films  Biography  Documentary films  History  Comedy films  Romance films  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Other, Interviewee, Author, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ben Gazzara
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

64 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
Paris, je t'aime = Paris, I love you by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,382 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
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,249 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
The Thomas Crown affair by John McTiernan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A debonair, adventuresome bank executive believes he has pulled off the perfect multi-million dollar heist, only to match wits with a sexy insurance investigator who will do anything to get her man
Road house by Joel Silver( Visual )

57 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary bouncer comes to Jasper, Missouri, for a special purpose: to restore order at the notorious Double Deuce bar. In one spectacular fight after another, Dalton rids the bar of thugs and henchmen. But when he runs afoul of a ruthless crime boss, the state is set for a blistering showdown that'll leave only one man standing!
The killing of a Chinese bookie by John Cassavetes( Visual )

50 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 728 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
The Spanish prisoner by David Mamet( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 702 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
Opening night by John Cassavetes( Visual )

57 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 622 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
King : a filmed record... Montgomery to Memphis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"King documents the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his non-violent campaign for racial equality and justice from 1955-1968. Nothing is contrived and there is no narration, only the stirring words of Dr. King's memorable sermons and speeches. The film is history, unvarnished and unretouched, as recorded by newsreel and television camera of the period ... The live action sequences are linked by a series of short dramatic readings"--Container
Buffalo '66 by Vincent Gallo( Visual )

47 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.I.A. agent, Billy Brown, brings his wife home to meet his absurdly dysfunctional family. Only Billy is 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 is 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 )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and French and held by 430 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 with fewer lives lost
Husbands by John Cassavetes( Visual )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 408 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
An early frost by CTV Network( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 307 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 )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 303 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 )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mother and a lonely office worker seek after "love" in the meat-market bars of Bayonne, New Jersey, circa 1987
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Departing Hamburg in high spirits, 937 Jewish Germans have been offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba, in 1939. The passengers are looking forward to their new life. However, the whole voyage is actually a Nazi propaganda scheme and the passengers are never really intended to be allowed ashore once they reach their destination. After weeks of unsuccessful pleas they are forced to return back to Europe. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
Happiness by Todd Solondz( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trois soeurs et leur entourage vivent de cruelles désillusions dans leur recherche mal avisée du bonheur
John Cassavetes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shadows": Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. "Faces": Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling into the arms of others. "A woman under the influence": Mabel, is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. "The killing of a Chinese bookie": To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. "Opening night": A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
Pope John Paul II by John Kent Harrison( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 252 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 )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1977 in New York City, a man called, the Son of Sam, commits numerous murders
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