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Horovitz, Israel

Overview
Works: 306 works in 682 publications in 6 languages and 14,220 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Interviews  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, fmd, Scenarist, Other, Director, Adapter, Creator, Recipient, Conceptor, Performer
Classifications: PS3558.O69, 812.54
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Most widely held works by Israel Horovitz
My old lady by Maggie Smith( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een berooide vijftiger uit New York erft van zijn vader een appartement in Parijs dat bewoond blijkt te worden door een oude dame. Pas als zij overlijdt kan hij het huis verkopen
New York, I love you by Fatih Akin( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the city that never sleeps, love is always on the mind. Those passions come together as they create a kaleidoscope of the spontaneous, surprising, electrifying human connections that pump the city's heartbeat. Sexy, funny, haunting and revealing encounters unfold beneath the Manhattan skyline. From Tribeca to Central Park to Brooklyn, the story weaves a tale of love as diverse as the very fabric of New York itself. A collection of 10 different stories of love
Sunshine by István Szabó( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Fiennes plays not one, but three roles in this compelling and acclaimed epic about generations of a Hungarian Jewish family caught up in the upheavals and false hopes of the war-swept 20th century
New American dramatists, 1960-1980 by Ruby Cohn( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man with bags : a play by Israel Horovitz( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Israel Horovitz trilogy by Israel Horovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wakefield plays by Israel Horovitz( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morning by Israel Horovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian wants the Bronx; a play by Israel Horovitz( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 1 offers five classic plays such as "The Indian Wants the Bronx", "Line", "The Widow's Blind Date", "Park Your Car in Harvard Yard", and "Cat-Lady", complete with a full introduction by the author and a foreword by Eugene Ionesco. -- "The Indian Wants the Bronx": 'Horovitz uncovers that most careful thread of insight - that violence partakes equally of ignorance and fear.' - "Showcase" OBIE Award, NY Drama Desk Award. -- "Line": Off-Broadway's longest-running play, ever - a contemporary classic, it has played for 32 consecutive years. -- "The Widow's Blind Date": 'Terrifying and real a masterpiece.' - "Los Angeles Times". -- "Park Your Car in Harvard Yard": 'The best new play of the Broadway season.' - "Financial Times". -- "Cat-Lady": "poignant, funny, and, at times, [a] terrifying depiction of the loneliness of old age.' - "The Independent"
Israel Horovitz : collected works by Israel Horovitz( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First season by Israel Horovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred the great; a play in three acts by Israel Horovitz( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Gloucester plays by Israel Horovitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Park Your Car in Harvqard Yard pits Kathleen Hogan against her former high school teacher Jacob Brackish, who choked off her chance to go to college by failing her as he had failed her parents and her late husband; Henry Lumper tells the story of a dynasty rocked by treachery. The wharves come to brilliant life as two men and their sons battle drug-smuggling, insurance fraud and the theft of their dignity; North Shore Fish paints a poignant portrait of desperation as the unskilled workers realize their days of employment are numbered
The primary English class : a play in two acts by Israel Horovitz( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two new plays : Unexpected tenderness and Fighting over Beverley by Israel Horovitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unexpected Tenderness is a poignant drama about a dysfunctional Jewish family in Massachusetts, structured as a memory play. Roddy Stern recalls what it was like growing up in a family dominated by his paranoid father, a truck driver who lurked outside his house instead of working to catch his wife with other men. A long suffering and abused saint, Roddy's mother raised two children in this difficult environment. Roddy's complex father is portrayed as a loving man with a demon inside that he fights but cannot exorcize. He eventually loses all control and drives away the family he loves
Sixteen short plays by Israel Horovitz( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Park your car in Harvard yard a comedy by Israel Horovitz( Recording )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jacob Brackish, the toughest, meanest teacher ever to set foot in Gloucester High School is dying ... at home. His advertisement for a housekeeper to look after him during his final years is answered by a mousy 40-year-old named Kathleen, a woman Jacob has forgotten he flunked years before"--Container
James Dean( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on actual events and persons who lived and worked around James Dean. During his all-too-short career (three starring roles in two years), James helped to radically redefine the way teenagers were portrayed onscreen, and the expressive naturalism of his performances did more to establish the "method" school of acting in the public mind. Looks at the star's short but troubled life, his years of struggle before his sudden rise to fame, and the car crash that took his life at the age of 24
Acrobats ; and, Line : two plays by Israel Horovitz( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's called the sugar plum; a play by Israel Horovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Horovitz, Arthur I. 1939-

Horovitz, Israel A. 1939-

Horowitz Isrel 1939-....

Isral Horovitz acteur amricain

Israel Horovitz amerikansk skdespelare

Israel Horovitz amerikansk skodespelar

Israel Horovitz amerikansk skuespiller

Israel Horovitz US-amerikanischer Dramatiker, Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler

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The Indian wants the Bronx; a playIsrael Horovitz : collected worksSixteen short playsPark your car in Harvard yard a comedyIt's called the sugar plum; a play