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Roth, Ann 1931-

Overview
Works: 111 works in 211 publications in 2 languages and 28,389 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Television mini-series  Musical films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Costume designer, Author, Interviewee, Recipient, csd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ann Roth
 
Most widely held works by Ann Roth
The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life of one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
Signs by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Bucks County, Pennsylvania, a five-hundred-foot crop circle is found on the farm of Graham Hess, the town's reverend. The circles cause a media frenzy and test Hess's faith as he journeys to find out the truth behind the crop circles
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
The girl on the train by Tate Taylor( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel is unemployed and devastated by a recent divorce. She fills her time with drinking, riding the commuter train, and fantasizing about a seemingly perfect couple the train passes by every day. Then one morning, Rachel sees something shocking that unravels her and entangles her in an unfolding mystery
Wit by Mike Nichols( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devastating illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Popper's Penguins is the story of a boy whose explorer father loves him but neglects him in favor of his career. Once the boy grows to sharkish real-estate wheeler-dealer manhood in NYC, he does the same thing to his wife, daughter, and son. Promised a partner position in his real-estate firm, he woos a reluctant seller to part with the Tavern on the Green. Life is going fine until his dad's final gift to him arrives. Then Mr. Popper's life changes radically, because the gift is penguins--live, breathing, fish-loving penguins. Mr. Popper, at first vexed and then beguiled by the creatures, tries to deal with them, his job, his children, his ex-wife, a nosy neighbor, an officious zoo guy, and the state of his soul
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of World War II, a mysterious, horribly burned man who claims not to remember his name, known only as the "English patient," lies near death in an Italian villa. He is cared for by a quietly desperate young nurse, Hana, herself a victim of the war. With her at the villa are Kip, a young Sikh bomb-disposal expert, and a shadowy thief with bandaged hands named Caravaggio. The key to the burned man's past may lie in his commonplace book, a volume of Herodotus, and its intimations of the sacred whirlwind of a great, mysterious, passionate, and tragically doomed love, which trapped two unsuspecting people, forever
Rabbit hole by John Cameron Mitchell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence in the wake of a shocking, sudden loss. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of memory, longing, guilt, recrimination, sarcasm and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot escape. The journey is an intimate glimpse into two people learning to re-engage with each other and a world that has been tilted off its axis
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En circunstancias normales, un atasco en hora pico en Nueva York no provocaría una reacción en cadena capaz de destrozar la vida de dos personas. Sin embargo, en este día en concreto, un pequeño choque convertirá a dos hombres en enemigos declarados. Gavin Banek (Ben Affleck) es un abogado de altos vuelos que intenta abrirse camino entre los coches para no llegar tarde a un juicio. En el carril de al lado se encuentra Doyle Gipson (Samuel L. Jackson), padre de dos niños, que también se dirige al tribunal donde un juez va a decidir si Doyle tiene derecho a ver a sus hijos. Aparentemente Banek y Gipson son hombres muy distintos: uno lucha por llegar a la cima en su trabajo y el otro lucha desesperadamente por salir del agujero en el que se encuentra. Pero un accidente sin importancia llevará a estos dos extraños al borde de la autodestrucción, y demostrará que la ira nos convierte a todos en iguales
Ricki and the Flash by Meryl Streep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ricki, a guitar heroine who gives up everything for her dream of rock n' roll stardom, now returns home to make things right with her family
Evening by Michael Cunningham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters, Constance and Nina. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. Her daughters wonder who the man, Harris, is and about his relationship with their mother. Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever
Mildred Pierce by Todd Haynes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Hair by Galt MacDermot( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and German and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With exuberance, inventiveness and humor, Treat Williams and Beverly D'Angelo lead a cast of future stars in this film of one of Broadway's most popular musical phenomenons of all time
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York lawyer's fast-track rise is brought to a dead stop when a single gunshot leaves him incapacitated and with no memory of his previous lifestyle. Faced with starting over, he must learn the hard truth about a total stranger ... himself
Blow out( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of movie making
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and German and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive young set designer seeks work in Tinseltown and falls in love with a wannabe actress who lives with her alcoholic father, a former vaudevillian entertainer
The mambo kings by Oscar Hijuelos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musician brothers, Cesar and Nestor, leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, with the hopes of making it to the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother who serves as the business manager and is a consumate ladies' man. Nestor is the brooding songwriter, who cannot forget the woman in Cuba who broke his heart. This is an unrated version of the film, with one restored scene
Blow out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a talented audio technician who makes his living by recording unique sounds for horror movies. But when he accidentally tapes an automobile crash that kills a presidential candidate and injures the candidate's mistress Sally, Jack is hurled into a mystery far more terrifying than any of his films. Soon he and Sally must fight to stay alive as they uncover an explosive political conspiracy that will send shockwaves to the highest levels of government
 
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The Hours
Alternative Names
Ann Roth Amerikaans kostuumontwerpster

Ann Roth amerikanische Kostümbildnerin

Ann Roth amerykańska projektantka kostiumów filmowych

Ann Roth costumista statunitense

Ann Rothová

Энн Рот

אן רות'

آن روث

アン・ロス

安·羅斯

Languages
English (102)

German (2)

Covers
Julie & JuliaRegarding HenryThe day of the locustThe mambo kings