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Hawks, Howard 1896-1977

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His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

241 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,387 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
The big sleep by Howard Hawks( Visual )

131 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rogues and the spoiled rich
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

75 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Gentlemen prefer blondes by Howard Hawks( Visual )

118 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bachelorette showgirl singers Dorothy Shaw and Lorelei Lee are sailing to Paris, courtesy of Lorelei's millionaire boyfriend Gus Esmond, Jr. They're also being shadowed--thanks to Gus Sr.--by private detective Ernie Malone. Lorelei gets embroiled in a contretemps involving Sir Francis "Piggy" Beekman, outspoken Lady Beekman, and a tiara. Dorothy, meanwhile, becomes involved in a running flirtation with the detective. All's well that ends well, but everything plays second fiddle to the snazzy costumes and in-your-face attitudes sported by the showgirls. One of Howard Hawks' biggest commercial hits, this lush, garish, cynical, yet fun-filled fortune-hunter satire is based on a 1949 Broadway musical and has a wisp of a plot, serving merely to tie together the lavish musical numbers
Red River by Howard Hawks( Visual )

89 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An embittered, tyrannical Texas rancher['s] tensions with his independent-minded adopted son ... reach epic proportions during a cattle drive to Missouri"--Container
To have and have not by Howard Hawks( Visual )

74 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,127 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 )

114 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( Visual )

48 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn between religious pacifism and patriotism, farmboy Alvin York of Tennessee went on to become World War I's most acclaimed American hero, capturing 132 German soldiers during the Battle of Argonne
El Dorado REPLACED by Howard Hawks( Visual )

64 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Scarface by Howard Hawks( Visual )

91 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of organized crime's control of the city of Chicago during prohibition and the ruthless drive of Tony Carmonte (Muni) to become the city's top gangster
Hatari! by Howard Hawks( Visual )

50 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne heads a group of highly skilled professional game hunters in Africa to capture animals for zoos and circus attractions
Ball of fire( Visual )

34 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 872 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 )

49 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 870 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 )

48 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 834 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
The thing from another world by Christian Nyby( Visual )

43 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 678 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
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

56 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chemist discovers a potent rejuvenation drug that restores youth but with some hilarious results
Twentieth century( Visual )

15 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when a star, she proves a match for him
I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks( Visual )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 510 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' Rio Bravo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 497 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
Bringing up baby : Howard Hawks, director by Howard Hawks( Book )

9 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bringing up Baby
Alternative Names
Hawks, Howard

Hawks, Howard Winchester.

Hawks, Howard Winchester 1896-

Hawks, Howard Winchester 1896-1977

Howard Hawks American film director, producer and screenwriter

Howard Hawks Amerikaans filmregisseur

Howard Hawks cineasta estadounidense

Howard Hawks réalisateur, producteur, et scénariste américain

Howard Hawks regista statunitense

Howard Hawks reżyser amerykański

Howard Hawks US-amerikanischer Regisseur der klassischen Periode Hollywoods

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Говард Гоукс

Хауард Хокс

Хауърд Хоукс

Хоукс, Говард

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הווארד הוקס

هاوارد هاکس

हावर्ड हॉक्स

হাওয়ার্ড হক্‌স

ฮาเวิร์ด ฮอว์กส

ჰოვარდ ჰოუქსი

하워드 혹스

호크스, 하워드 1896-1977

혹스, 하워드 1896-1977

ハワード・ホークス

ホ-クス, H 1896-1977

ホークス, H

ホークス, ハワード

霍華·霍克斯

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The big sleepBringing up BabyTo have and have notRio BravoSergeant YorkEl Dorado REPLACEDHatari!Ball of fire