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Bancroft, Anne 1931-2005

Overview
Works: 329 works in 1,602 publications in 10 languages and 31,300 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Children's films  Animated films  Romance films  Television programs  Juvenile works  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Narrator, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Bancroft
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

197 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family comes of age and finds himself by being led into an affair with the wife and the daughter of his father's business partner
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( Visual )

49 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,879 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 )

113 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,733 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 )

56 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
G. I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,260 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
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

50 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,232 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
84 Charing Cross Road by David Jones( Visual )

33 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,169 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
Antz by Eric Darnell( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One worker ant tries to win the hand of the beautiful princess while his colony fights a termite attack
Home for the holidays by Jodie Foster( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,129 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 )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 974 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 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men, long-time best friends, reunite with the tomboy who was the best friend of both; but all of them have changed-- greatly
Agnes of God by Norman Jewison( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 842 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 Alan Johnson( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 743 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
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. And when the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams. But there's one problem-- she's Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Torch song trilogy by Paul Bogart( Visual )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 658 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 )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mel Brooks ist Hollywood in besonderer Weise zugetan: in Haßliebe. Siehe seine "Star Wars"--Parodie "Spaceballs" oder die Hitchcock Verhöhnung "Höhenkoller". - "Silent Movie" ist etwas anders: eine Hommage an die große Zeit des Stummfilms, als Komödien in ihrer reinsten Form funktionierten, als purer, wortloser Slapstick. Dieses Patentrezepts erinnert sich der abgewrackte Produzent Mel Funn, als er im Zeitalter der Plappermäuler das Comeback mit einem Stummfilm feiern will. Mit seinen Kumpels Marty Eggs und Dom Bell ködert er die Stars der Neuzeit. Derweil versucht sein Konkurrent das Projekt zu sabotieren
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

38 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 573 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 )

34 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 558 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
Demetrius and the gladiators by Delmer Daves( Visual )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 509 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 Tom Moore( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 429 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

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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

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Ан Банкрофт

Анне Банкрофт

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安妮·班克羅夫特

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The miracle workerJesus of NazarethG. I. JaneAntzHome for the holidaysAgnes of GodThe turning pointMr. Jones