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Cassavetes, John 1929-1989

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Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

116 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After unwittingly becoming friendly with a coven of witches and warlocks, a young wife is impregnated by the Devil
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II drama in which an army major selects 12 men convicted for crimes of violence and offers them their freedom if they will complete a dangerous mission behind Nazi lines
A woman under the influence by John Cassavetes( Visual )

121 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama detailing the emotional breakdown of a suburban housewife and how her family struggles to save her from herself
Shadows by John Cassavetes( Visual )

124 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an interracial romance and the obstacles it puts on family relationships. When appearing on Jean Shepherd's radio program Night People, Cassevetes mentioned the improvisation work he had done with his acting class, and asked for funding to film it. When listeners actually sent in money, he worked up a script based on the classwork, and with additional funding filmed his story of three siblings, two of whom can pass as white
Faces by John Cassavetes( Visual )

103 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powerful story of the disintegration of a marriage of a captain of industry and his wife
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
The killing of a Chinese bookie by John Cassavetes( Visual )

98 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film noir about a gentleman's club owner finds himself on the bad side of a small time gangster, and then must save his beloved club and way of life
Opening night by John Cassavetes( Visual )

114 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Broadway actress who is unable to admit that she is aging must confront her personal and professional turmoils in order to make a part her own
Tempest by Paul Mazursky( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy loosely based on Shakespeare's play "The Tempest" has a New York City architect who tries to solve his midlife crisis by moving to a Greek island with his teenage daughter
Rosemary's baby( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Ira Levin's bestselling novel, Mia Farrow plays "a young mother-to-be who grows increasingly suspicious that her over-friendly elderly neighbors and self-involved actor husband are hatching a satanic plot against her and her baby."
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Gloria by John Cassavetes( Visual )

61 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accountant is in possession of a ledger which could put a number of mob bosses behind bars for a long time. Before he is killed, however, he manages to entrust the ledger and his son to a neighbor, Gloria, for protection. Gloria reluctantly takes the kid on the run while keeping the mob at bay, sometimes at the point of a gun. Finally, tired of running, she decides to confront them head on!
Husbands by John Cassavetes( Visual )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Archie and Gus are three middle-aged husbands, with wives, children and houses in the New York suburbs. They go on a wild spree after a close friend dies of a heart attack. Ending up in London, the three must confront their own mortality and decide how to spend the rest of their lives
Columbo by Richard Levinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Columbo, a disheveled, cigar-chomping, trench coat-wearing police lieutenant, who appears to be an incompetent bumbler. Despite his appearance, Columbo is the shrewdest,most resourceful detective in the LAPD
Love streams( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
A constant forge : a film( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and work of John Cassavetes assembled from candid interviews, rare photos, archival footage, and the director himself. The narration is created from Cassavettes' own words. The actors discuss their own performances and those of their colleagues, give insights into Cassavetes's theater work, and into his handling of music in his films
Whose life is it anyway? by John Badham( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gifted sculptor Ken Harrison is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In the hospital he makes friends with the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die
A child is waiting by Burt Lancaster( Visual )

43 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Hansen is an experienced city transplant who takes a job at a Down's syndrome institution and befriends Reuben, one of the boys afflicted with the disease. Reuben latches on to Jean, to the dismay of Dr. Matthew Clark, the head of the institution. He feels that Jean's affection for Reuben will disturb the other children, prompting him to separate the pair
The fury by Brian De Palma( Visual )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA agent uses the talents of a young psychic to help retrieve his telekinetic son from terrorists, who want to use his mental abilities for evil
Mikey and Nicky by Elaine May( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicky has embezzled a fortune from his Mafia bosses and is on the run. Nicky's only friend, Mikey tries to help him escape; or will he lead him into a trap?
 
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Alternative Names
Cassavetes, John

Cassavetes, John 1929-

Cassavetes, John Nicholas

Cassavetes, John Nicholas 1929-1989

Colasanto, Nick 1929-1989

John Cassavetes acteur, scénariste et réalisateur américain

John Cassavetes actor, director, Producer, Screenwriter, Editor

John Cassavetes Amerikaans filmacteur

John Cassavetes amerykański reżyser filmowy, aktor

John Cassavetes attore e regista statunitense

John Cassavetes cineasta

John Cassavetes görög–amerikai színész, forgatókönyvíró és rendező

John Cassavetes pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

John Cassavetes US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Kassavetis, Dzhon, 1929-1989

Τζον Κασσαβέτης

Джон Касавитис

Джон Кассаветис

Джон Кассаветіс

Кассаветис, Джон

Кассаветис, Джон, 1929-1989

Џон Касаветес

Џон Касаветис

ג'ון קסאווטס

ג'ון קסאווטס שחקן אמריקאי

جان کاساوتیس تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون كاسافيتز

존 카사베티스

카사베츠, 존 1929-1989

カサベテス, ジョン

ジョン・カサヴェテス

約翰·卡薩維茲

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