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Hughes, Howard 1905-1976

Overview
Works: 470 works in 1,013 publications in 6 languages and 35,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Producer, Director, Speaker, Performer, Film editor, 001, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about  Howard Hughes Publications about Howard Hughes
Publications by  Howard Hughes Publications by Howard Hughes
posthumous Publications by Howard Hughes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Howard Hughes
 
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Most widely held works by Howard Hughes
Citizen Hughes by Michael Drosnin ( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his own words-how Howard Hughes tried to buy America
Scarface by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,161 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
The outlaw by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Notorious western tells the tale of Billy the Kid and the sexy dame (Jane Russell) who loves him."
Hell's angels by Howard Hughes ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Oxford buddies fight on opposite sides during WWI. Each is torn between obedience to his country and that of his conscience. Produced and directed by billionaire Howard Hughes, and for its time was the most expensive film ever made
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's World War II. Major Dan Kirby (John Wayne) is hard on his marines. His subordinate Captain Carl Griffin thinks the Major is overdoing it, but Kirby proves that there is a method to his madness after all
The racket by John Cromwell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation
His kind of woman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect
The front page ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a convicted murderer escapes, a newspaper man who had been about to go on his honeymoon discovers (aided by his conniving boss) that the story means more to him than the marriage. Blurb on container refers to a different film adaptation of the same play, His girl Friday, in which the reporter is a woman
Angel face by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Mrs. Tremayne is mysteriously poisoned with gas, ambulance driver Frank Jessup meets her refined but sensuous stepdaughter Diane, who quickly pursues and infatuates him. Under Diane's seductive influence, Frank is soon the Tremayne chauffeur, but he begins to suspect danger under her surface sweetness. When he shows signs of pulling away, Diane schemes to get him in so deep he'll never get out
Spaghetti Westerns by Howard Hughes ( )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once upon a time in the West, Clint Eastwood earned himself a fistful of dollars - and instant stardom- when his 'Man With No Name' rode into town. In the mid-sixties Eastwood's Dollars trilogy with director Sergio Leone - A Fistful of Dollars, For a Few Dollars More and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - gunned down all opposition at the world box office and created a visceral new brand of anti-Western, dubbed 'Spaghetti Westerns' by critics bemused by the films' popularity. Spaghetti Westerns' cynical morality tales of revenge, betrayal and mercenary avarice were filmed in the desert badlands
The conqueror by Dick Powell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 12th century China, Genghis Khan falls in love with the daughter of his enemy
Classic westerns collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four western films on one DVD
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Howard Hughes his life, loves & films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the life of one of the 20th Century's most important Americans!
Universal Newsreels, Release 685, July 18, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 683, July 11, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 684, June 20, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 684, July 13, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ciudadano Hughes by Michael Drosnin ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 683, June 16, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hughes, Howard 1905-1976
Hughes, Howard Robard
Hughes Howard Robard 1905-1976
יוז, הווארד 1905־1976
ヒューズ, ハワード
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