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Hawks, Howard 1896-1977

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His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )
214 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The Front Page
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )
71 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
The big sleep by Howard Hawks( Visual )
104 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case ... and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rouges, the spoiled rich and more
Red River by Coleen Gray( Visual )
90 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
Ernest Hemingway's To have and have not by Howard Hawks( Visual )
67 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1940, an American charter boat captain in Martinique gets involved with a young female drifter and some French freedom fighters who are trying to elude local Nazi collaborators
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )
158 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( Visual )
47 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a boy drafted into the military who begins his career as a pacifist and then soon sees the justification for fighting
Gentlemen prefer blondes by Howard Hawks( Visual )
77 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about the adventures of two beautiful showgirls--an apparently stupid blonde golddigger and her provocative brunette friend--during a voyage from New York to Paris
Scarface by Howard Hawks( Visual )
97 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the Prohibition Era ... This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow"--Container
El Dorado by Howard Hawks( Visual )
91 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Hatari! by Howard Hawks( Visual )
61 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of highly skilled professional game hunters in Africa capture big game with strong rope and cameras for zoos and circuses
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( Visual )
46 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks( Visual )
45 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the men working for a South American mail and freight business in the 1930s. They are trying to win a lucrative government contract to carry mail, and must perform satisfactorily despite bad weather, injuries, poor cash flow and a woman trying to win the boss's heart
Rio Lobo by Howard Hawks( Visual )
70 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spectacular robbery of a Union pay train by Confederate guerillas leads to the train's colonel befriending the leaders of the robbery when the war ends. Together, they seek the Union traitors responsible for a string of Confederate train robberies
Twentieth century ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when a star, she proves a match for him
The thing from another world by Christian Nyby( Visual )
34 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and German and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of scientists, investigating a magnetic disturbance near the North Pole, discovers a disc-shaped object and some sort of man-like creature frozen beneath the ice
Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )
41 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Barnaby Fulton (Grant) is a staid scientist working on a youth-restory serum with no success. Until the chimpanzee he uses for experiments gets loose, starts monkeying around the lab, and accidentally concocts the very formula Fulton has been searching for
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and German and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks( Visual )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A French officer falls in love with a woman lieutenant and must cross dress in order to get into the United States
Howard Hawks' Gentlemen prefer blondes ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and French and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical about two showgirls from Little Rock searching for love and marriage aboard a luxury-liner bound for France
 
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Alternative Names
Hawks, Howard
Hawks, Howard Winchester.
Hawks, Howard Winchester 1896-
Hawks, Howard Winchester 1896-1977
ホークス, H
ホークス, ハワード
Languages
English (1,185)
German (68)
French (48)
Spanish (44)
Multiple languages (24)
Italian (19)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
Panjabi (1)
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