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Cassavetes, John 1929-1989

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Rosemary's baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

118 editions published between 1968 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 2,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,872 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 )

117 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,425 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 )

113 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,159 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 )

106 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,088 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 Don Siegel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and held by 866 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 )

94 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 797 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 )

97 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 795 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
Rosemary's baby( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 650 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."
Tempest( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 646 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
Alfred Hitchcock presents by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock presents several dramatized short stories. The stories are invariably surprising, often containing elements of horror, comedy, suspense, and the supernatural. All 39 episodes of the first season of the Emmy Award-winning murder-mystery series
Husbands by John Cassavetes( Visual )

28 editions published between 1970 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 478 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
Gloria by John Cassavetes( Visual )

67 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-gun moll and showgirl is suddenly forced to protect a child whose parents have been rubbed out by the mob
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2020 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1970's was an extraordinary time of rebellion, and of questioning every accepted idea. As political activism, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, and the music revolution contributed to social unrest across the country, American cinema witnessed the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers. Galvanised by a new freedom of expression, these ground-breaking artists began targeting their films toward a new kind of audience, with stories that reflected the ever-changing reality of the era
Columbo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 393 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 )

16 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
Whose life is it anyway? by John Badham( Visual )

18 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 constant forge : a film( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 339 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
Mikey and Nicky by Elaine May( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 290 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?
John Cassavetes( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shadows": Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. "Faces": Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling in the arms of others. "A woman under the influence": Mabel, is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. "The killing of a Chinese bookie": To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. "Opening night": A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rosemary's baby
The dirty dozenA woman under the influenceFacesErnest Hemingway's The killersTempestHusbandsJohn Cassavetes
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Cassavetes, John Nicholas

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Colasanto, Nick 1929-1989

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Kassavetis, Dzhon, 1929-1989

Τζον Κασσαβέτης

Τζον Κασσαβέτης Αμερικανός ηθοποιός, σκηνοθέτης και σεναριογράφος

Джон Касавитис

Джон Кассаветис

Джон Кассаветис американский актёр и режиссёр

Джон Кассаветіс

Кассаветис Д. Н. 1929-1989

Кассаветис, Джон

Кассаветис, Джон, 1929-1989

Џон Касаветес

Џон Касаветис

Ջոն Կասսավետիս Ամերիկացի դերասան և ռեժիսոր

ג'ון קסאווטס

ג'ון קסאווטס שחקן ובמאי אמריקאי

جان کاساوتیس تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون كاسافيتز

جون كاسافيتز ممثل ومخرج أمريكي

존 카사베티스

카사베츠, 존 1929-1989

カサベテス, ジョン


ジョン・カサヴェテス アメリカ合衆国の俳優