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Hill, George Roy 1921-2002

Overview
Works: 281 works in 1,215 publications in 9 languages and 17,425 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Gangster films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Caper films  Musical films  History 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Restager , fmd, Film editor, Other, pmn, Bibliographic antecedent, Commentator, Contributor, Conceptor, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Roy Hill
 
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The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

135 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

150 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the story of the West's most likeable outlaws, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, as they set out for Bolivia with the law on their heels
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
Thoroughly modern Millie by George Roy Hill( Visual )

38 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the carefree and fun era of the 1920s, an innocent country girl comes to the big city in search of a husband
Slaughterhouse-five by George Roy Hill( Visual )

45 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Pilgrim has become unstuck in time. An otherwise typical soldier in WWII, without warning, he jumps back and forth in his life with no control over where he is going next. Sometimes he is an ophthalmologist at home in suburbia; deep in World War II Europe, surviving the Allied bombing of Dresden; on the planet Tralfamadore, being held captive by aliens in an intergalactic zoo--accompanied by a porn star. In the end, he learns that the many tragic and sometimes funny ironies of life--the randomness of tragedy, the cruelty and senselessness of war, and man's complete lack of control over his fate--remain constant
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garp is a man whose life unfolds from cradle to grave in counterpoint to the dizzy, violent, cruel and casually destructive rhythms of our anxious age. Garp is an angry, funny ode to survival--and T.S. Garp is hell-bent upon survival
Slap Shot by George Roy Hill( Visual )

42 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coach of the Chiefs, a struggling minor-league hockey team. To build up attendance at their games, management signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition. --
Funny farm by George Roy Hill( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and French and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Manhattan sportswriter abandons his career for life in the country
Hawaii by James A Michener( Visual )

16 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on James A. Michener's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about a New England farm boy who has decided that the Lord has commanded him to go to Hawaii in order to Christianize its inhabitants
A little romance( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a boy and a girl, 13-year-olds, in Paris, who fall in love, and an old gentlemanly rascal who helps them in their plans to visit the Bridge of Sighs in Venice
The Great Waldo Pepper by George Roy Hill( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Redford, in the title role, barnstorms across the Midwest, taking on rival after rival in his quest for the number one spot in the skies."--Container
The world of Henry Orient( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Henry Orient, a concert pianist whose life is turned upside-down by two infatuated schoolgirls
The little drummer girl by George Roy Hill( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen adaptation of John Le Carre's bestseller about a pro-Palestinian actress who gets recruited to impersonate an Israeli agent and gets caught in the world of terrorists
Toys in the attic by Lillian Hellman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spinster sisters Carrie and Anne Berniers are used to bailing out their neer-do-well brother, Julian. But when he returns to New Orleans with a pile of cash and a fragile young bride in tow, suspicions are aroused about where the money came from
The sting : original motion picture soundtrack, featuring the music of Scott Joplin by Marvin Hamlisch( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Period of adjustment( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pretty hospital night nurse says 'I do' to the Korean War vet under her care, and within moments she wonders what she's done. Ralph wed for money five years ago, but has grown to love his bride, but she just walked out on him
El golpe( Visual )

39 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, años treinta. Dos timadores deciden vengar la muerte de un viejo y querido colega del gremio a manos del más poderoso gángster de la ciudad. Para ello urdirán un ingenioso y complicado plan con la ayuda de todos sus amigos y conocidos
The world according to Garp( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.S. Garp, a man whose life is filled with a strange assortment of characters, some violent, some humourous, and some of which reappear at oddly coincidental times. An ironic statement about life in America during these anxious and casually destructive times
Dos hombres y un destino = Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid( Visual )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butch (Paul Newman) es un eterno optimista y un autoproclamado visionario. Sundance (Robert Redford) es un pistolero sobrio y sereno. Juntos, con la banda del Hole in the Wall, nos enseñan cómo se ganó el Oeste ... y cómo se perdió. Perseguidos por una implacable cuadrilla que los obliga a atravesar medio país en su huida, Butch y Sundance escapan a Bolivia donde intentan iniciar una nueva vida. Pero los legendarios proscritos pronto descubren que los tiempos cambian incluso más rápido que los hombres de la ley que están decididos a acabar con ellos
L'arnaque by George Roy Hill( Visual )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: A Chicago, en 1936, Johnny Hooker et son acolyte Coleman volent sans le savoir le convoyeur de fonds de Doyle Lonnegan, un dangereux gangster de New York. Coleman est aussitôt abattu par le gang de ce dernier et Hooker se réfugie chez Henry Gondorff, un spécialiste de l'arnaque. Ceux-ci décident alors de venger la mort de Coleman en montant une vaste escroquerie destinée à mettre Lonnegan sur la paille. Pour cela, Hooker fait croire au gangster qu'il est capable d'obtenir les résultats des courses avant qu'ils ne soient officiellement connus
 
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Alternative Names
Corc Roy Hill

George Roy Hill American film director

George Roy Hill americký režisér

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George Roy Hill amerikanischer Filmregisseur

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George Roy Hill director de cinema estadounidense

George Roy Hill director de cinema estatunidenc

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George Roy Hill réalisateur, scénariste et producteur américain

George Roy Hill regista statunitense

George Roy Hill regizor de film american

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Hill, George 1921-2002

Hill, George R. 1921-2002

Roy Hill, George

Джордж Рой Гілл

Джордж Рой Хил

Джордж Рой Хилл американский кинорежиссёр

Хилл Джордж Рой

ג'ורג' רוי היל

ג'ורג' רוי היל שחקן אמריקאי

جرج روی هیل بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

جورج هيل مخرج أفلام أمريكي

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조지 로이 힐

힐, 조지 로이 1921-2002

ジョージ・ロイ・ヒル

ヒル, ジョージ・ロイ

乔治·罗伊·希尔 美国电影导演

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