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Roth, Ann 1931-

Overview
Works: 128 works in 232 publications in 1 language and 28,653 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Television mini-series  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Biography 
Roles: Costume designer, Author, csd, Interviewee, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ann Roth
 
Most widely held works by Ann Roth
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,483 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 )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De M. Night Shyamalan, llega la historia de una familia de granjeros, en un pequeño condado de Pensilvania. Una mañana toda su vida cambió, al descubrir en su sembradío un área podada de 152 metros de diámetro. Graham Hess (Mel Gibson) y su familia, creen responsables a un grupo de chicos del pueblo, hasta que se enteran, que están apareciendo en todo el mundo, estas señales. Señales es la emotiva historia de una familia encerrada en el temor dentro de su propia casa, creyendo vivir los últimos momentos de un planeta que está siendo invadido
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,910 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 )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,814 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 1,743 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 1,588 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 Hours( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,584 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
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,472 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 1,423 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 1,295 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
The hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,246 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
Ricki and the Flash by Meryl Streep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1,218 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 Joseph Vernet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters. Constance is a content wife and mother. Nina is a restless single woman. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. But her daughters wonder who is Harris and what is his relation to 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, Lila Wittenborn. The bride-to-be is jittery, and turns to her maid of honor rather than her own mother for support. Ann stays close to her friend, yet is even closer to Lila's irrepressible brother Buddy. 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 )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,052 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 )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 935 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
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless lawyer is shot during a robbery attempt and must rebuild his life without any memory of his past
Hair( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh from the farm, Claude Bukowski arrives in New York City for a date with the Army Induction Board, only to walk into a hippie "happening" in Central Park and fall in love with the beautiful Sheila. Befriended by the hippies' pacifist leader, Berger, and urged to crash a formal party in order to declare his love for Sheila, Claude begins an adventure that lands him in jail, Central Park Lake and finally, in the army. But Berger's final effort to save Claude from Vietnam sets in motion a bizarre twist of fate with shocking consequences
Blow out( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 482 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
Neil Simon's Biloxi blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugene, a raw recruit from Brooklyn, is sent to boot camp in Biloxi, Mississippi, where he expects the army to be dolls, doughnuts, and USO dances. Instead, he encounters a tough drill sergeant and a platoon of often hostile recruits
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( Visual )

2 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 387 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 alcholic father, a former vaudevillian entertainer
 
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Ann Roth Amerikaans kostuumontwerpster

Ann Roth amerikanische Kostümbildnerin

Ann Roth amerykańska projektantka kostiumów filmowych

Ann Roth costumista statunitense

Ann Rothová

Энн Рот

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آن روث

آن روث مصممة أزياء من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

アン・ロス

安·羅斯

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