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Alda, Alan 1936-

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Most widely held works about Alan Alda
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Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

54 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot
The longest ride by Brittany Robertson( Visual )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college student who is about to embark upon her dream job in New York City's art world. As conflicting paths and ideals test their relationship, Sophia and Luke make an unexpected and fateful connection with Ira, whose memories of his own decades-long romance with his beloved wife deeply inspire the young couple
The aviator( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Tower heist( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queens native Josh Kovacs has managed one of the most luxurious and well-secured residences in New York City for more than a decade. Under his watchful eye, nothing goes undetected. In the swankiest unit atop Josh's building, Wall Street titan Arthur Shaw is under house arrest after being caught stealing two billion from his investors. The hardest hit among those he defrauded? The tower staffers whose pensions he was entrusted to manage. They hire a petty crook to steal the $20 million they are sure is hidden in the penthouse
If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating by Alan Alda( Book )

14 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The actor and founder of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science traces his personal quest to understand how to relate and communicate better, from practicing empathy and using improv games to storytelling and developing better intuitive skills
What women want by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky, chauvinistic advertising executive magically acquires the ability to hear what women are thinking
Flash of genius( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Robert Kearns, a college professor and part-time inventor who invented a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world--and which was stolen by an auto giant. Kearns attempts the impossible: to get justice against an adversary with impossibly deep pockets. Can anyone win against such a resolved, amoral corporate foe? Kearns means to find out
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together several different stories, the film is about people's lives, loves, perceptions and ideals. It takes a look at some of the most disturbing questions surrounding human nature, and does it with a warm, generous and often humorous perspective
The Aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twentysomething millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. In time he began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
Wanderlust by Jennifer Aniston( Visual )

14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After George loses his high-stress Manhattan job, he and his wife Linda hit the road and wind up crashing at Elysium, a free-spirited community of hippies, tree-huggers, and the occasional nudies
And the band played on by Chicago (Musical group)( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the struggle of a handful of strong-willed men and women who took on the fight to save lives in the face of a mysterious illness now called AIDS
M*A*S*H by M*A*S*H (Television program)( Visual )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and French and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television comedy highlighting the outrageous antics of three skilled young surgeons drafted from civilian life and assigned to a unit of the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) during the Korean War
Nothing but the truth( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volatile story about a Washington, D.C. political reporter who writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her principles and relationship with her family when she refuses to divulge her source. Inspired by true events
M*A*S*H by M*A*S*H (Television program)( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the day-to-day lives of the people who live and work at the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) stationed three miles from the front during the Korean War
The West Wing( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presidential race is on, with Senator Arnold Vinick as the Republican frontrunner and Matthew Santos vying for the hotly contested Democratic presidential nomination
Manhattan murder mystery by Woody Allen( Visual )

51 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored Manhattan housewife becomes convinced her next-door neighbor has committed a murder
The West Wing( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This season chronicles the transition between the administration of President Bartlet and the race for the new presidency between Congressman Santos and Senator Vinick
The human spark by Graham Chedd( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Alda takes a look at how humans first appeared on Earth millions of years ago, and how our species not only survived, but thrived, through some unimaginable conditions. Alda visits with dozens of scientists on three continents, and participates directly in many experiments - including the detailed examination of his own brain
M*A*S*H by M*A*S*H (Television program)( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures continue for the doctors and nurses of the 4077th unit during the Korean War
Resurrecting the champ( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family
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The aviator The Aviator
What women wantThe AviatorNothing but the truthThings I overheard while talking to myselfThings I overheard while talking to myselfNever have your dog stuffed : [and other things I've learned]Never have your dog stuffed : and other things I have learned
Alternative Names
Alan Alda actor y director de cine estadounidense

Alan Alda americký herec, režisér a scenárista

Alan Alda Amerikaans acteur

Alan Alda amerikai színész

Alan Alda amerikansk skådespelare, manusförfattare och regissör

Alan Alda amerikansk skuespiller og regissør

Alan Alda amerykański aktor, reżyser i scenarzysta

Alan Alda attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Alan Alda cinéaste américain

Alan Alda pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Alan Alda US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor, Regisseur

Alan Alda US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Alanus Alda

Alda, Alan

Alda Alanas

Alda, Alanus 1936-

Alda, Allan.

Alda, Allan 1936-

Aldah, Alan 1936-

Aruda, Aran 1936-

D´Abruzzo, Alphonso 1936-

D'Abrut︠s︡t︠s︡o, Alʹfonso Dzhozef 1936-

D'Abruzzo, Alphonso

D'Abruzzo, Alphonso Joseph.

D'Abruzzo, Alphonso Joseph 1936-

D'Abruzzo Jr, Alfonso

Άλαν Άλντα

Алан Алда американский актёр, режиссёр, сценарист и продюсер

Алда, Алан 1936-

Д'Абруццо, Альфонсо Джозеф 1936-

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אלדה, אלן 1936-

אלן אלדה

אלן אלדה שחקן אמריקאי

ألن ألدا

آلن آلدا فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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アラン・アルダ 1936-

アルダ, アラン

アルダ, アラン 1936-