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Bancroft, Anne 1931-2005

Works: 246 works in 1,452 publications in 12 languages and 30,721 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Animated films  Romance films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Religious films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Anne Bancroft
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

250 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. The wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, which only deepens his confusion. Then he meets the girl of his dreams but she is Mrs. Robinson's daughter
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( Visual )

65 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller
The elephant man by David Lynch( Visual )

128 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the film examines the complex emotional experiences faced by John Merrick, the "Elephant Man" when he is discovered by a dedicated surgeon. Rescued from his degrading life as a circus freak, Merrick is given a chance to live his last years with comfort, respect, and dignity
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

69 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Antz by Brad Lewis( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida no es un picnic para Z, una diminuta hormiga obrera con algunas ideas descomunales, cuyas posibilidades de conseguir a la hermosa princesa Bala son una entre mil millones. Pero cuando Z logra convencer a su mejor amigo, la hormiga soldado Weaver, para que le cambie su puesto, su vida sencilla da un giro tremendo. Las aventuras de Z culminan en un enfrentamiento decisivo con el despiadado General Mandible, que planea destruir la colonia. Z ha pasado de ser el más insignificante de los obreros al más grande de los héroes
G. I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant O'Neil is the first woman ever given the opportunity to earn a place in the armed forces' most highly skilled combat unit--the elite Navy SEALs. But the already brutal rigors of training camp turn into an unimaginable test of courage and determination once it becomes clear that no one--powerful politicians, top military brass or her male Navy SEAL teammates--wants her to succeed
84 Charing Cross Road by David Jones( Visual )

38 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helene Hanff is a New Yorker who loves books but cannot afford expensive ones. When she sees an ad in the Saturday Review for a London bookstore, she sends them her want list and is soon delighted to receive a package of used books - good readable editions, cheap. She begins a correspondence with the bookseller, Frank Doel. Built on a basis of mutually held taste, knowledge, interests and consideration, the bond between the lonely New Yorker and the reserved Londoner lasts for years without the two people ever meeting each other. Based on a true story and the long running play
Home for the holidays by André Rieu( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives
Keeping the faith by Southern Baptist Theological Seminary( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men, long-time best friends, reunite with the tomboy who was the best friend of both. All of them have changed: Anna is a high-powered workaholic, Jake is now a rabbi, and Brian is a priest
Agnes of God by Norman Jewison( Visual )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When, at an isolated convent, the infant of a young nun is found strangled, a court-appointed psychiatrist must decide if the devout but troubled girl is fit to stand trial
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

41 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two actors, Frederick and Anna Bronski, get caught up in Germany's invasion of Poland, a leaking of top secret information and an incredible plot to thwart the Nazis
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern day version of the Dickens' classic finds an aspiring artist (Hawke) reunited with his love (Paltrow). When she agrees to model for him, his dearest hopes may be realized, along with his darkest fears
Torch song trilogy by Paul Bogart( Visual )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very personal story that is both funny and poignant, Torch Song Trilogy chronicles a New Yorker's search for love, respect and tradition in a world that seems not especially made for him
Silent movie by Mel Brooks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homenaje satírico al cine mudo norteamericano, en el que grandes estrellas como Paul Newman o Burt Reynolds se autoparodian. Mel Brooks interpreta a un director que propone lo que él considera una idea fantástica: hacer una película muda. Está convencido de que su original idea evitará la desaparición de los estudios de cine para los que trabaja. (FILMAFFINITY)
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

37 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career
Mr. Jones by Mike Figgis( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who is a manic-depressive on the verge of self-destruction is saved by the love of the concerned therapist assigned to his case
Great expectations by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens' tale of an apprentice given the chance to become a gentleman is now that of a young Florida artist named Finn, given the chance to become a success in 1990s New York. First, a mysterious convict bullies Finn into saving his life. Next, Finn is summoned to an overgrown Gothic palazzo where Nora Dinsmoor lives in the past, attended by beautiful blonde Estella, who will haunt him through the rest of the story. Last, there is secret benefactor whose munificence allows him to work toward his dream of success, and to win Estella
Demetrius and the gladiators by Delmer Daves( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to The robe set in Rome after the death of Christ. The mad emperor Caligula is obsessed with obtaining the robe of Christ which has been entrusted to Demetrius, a devout Christian who turns his back on God, enters the arena and becomes the most famous gladiator in Rome
'Night, mother by Marsha Norman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A taut, emotional study about a mother's attempt to stop her distraught daughter from committing suicide
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Anna Bancroft

Anne Bancroft actrice américaine

Anne Bancroft actriz estadounidense

Anne Bancroft Amerikaans filmactrice

Anne Bancroft Amerikana nga aktres

Anne Bancroft amerykańska aktorka

Anne Bancroft attrice, regista e sceneggiatrice statunitense

Anne Bancroft olasz származású amerikai színésznő

Anne Bancroft US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Anne Bancroft yhdysvaltalainen elokuvanäyttelijä

Anne Bancroftová

Anne Bankroft

Bancroft, Anna Maria Louisa 1931-2005

Bancroft, Anne

Bancroft, Anne, 1931-

Brooks, Anne Bancroft.

Brooks, Anne Bancroft 1931-2005

En Bankroft

Italiane, Anna Maria

Italiano, Anna Maria Louisa.

Italiano, Anna Maria Louisa 1931-2005

Italiano, Anna Maria Louise.

Italiano, Anne.

Italiano, Anne 1931-2005

Marno, Anne.

Marno Anne 1931-2005

Αν Μπάνκροφτ

Ан Банкрофт

Анне Банкрофт

Ен Банкрофт

Енн Бенкрофт

Энн Бэнкрофт

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آن بانكروفت

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The miracle workerJesus of NazarethAntzG. I. JaneHome for the holidaysAgnes of GodThe turning pointMr. Jones