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Joffe, Charles H.

Overview
Works: 151 works in 723 publications in 8 languages and 14,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary-style films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Documentary films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Editor, Actor, Author, Other, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Charles H Joffe
 
Most widely held works by Charles H Joffe
Annie Hall by Woody Allen( Visual )

90 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody Allen's semiautobiographical portrait of his amorous, but ultimately mismatched, relationship with co-star Diane Keaton. Allen uses satire and comedy to portray this "nervous romance" for modern times
Manhattan by Woody Allen( Visual )

74 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Davis, a forty-two-year-old, divorced comedy writer, is dating seventeen-year-old Tracy while his lesbian ex-wife, Jill, is writing a tell-all book about their failed marriage, but when Isaac meets Mary, his best friend's mistress, everything begins to change and Isaac embarks on a quest to find romance and fulfillment in his native Manhattan
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2019 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mezcla de comedia y drama, engaño y alegría en que se advierte: profundidad, relaciones complicadas, examen de la religión, la infidelidad, la moralidad, la muerte. Es una historia hábilmente plasmada acerca de la complijidad de las decisiones humanas y el microcosmos moral que ello representa. Haciendo gala de su brillante comprensión ante la mezcla de lo gracioso y lo fatal
Zelig by Woody Allen( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This spoof of documentary films stars Woody Allen as Leonard Zelig, the famous "Chameleon Man" of the 1920's, whose personality was so vague he would assume the characteristics of whomever he came into contact with. Filmed in black-and-white, the movie simulates the look of a newsreel, complete with stentorian narration
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-fantasy about a Depression-era movie fan/waitress whose day-to-day existence is enlivened when her latest idol walks right off the screen and into her life!
Broadway Danny Rose by Woody Allen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a theatrical agent named Danny Rose and his attempt to revive the sagging career of the overweight, aging lounge singer, Lou Canova. Danny has finally booked Lou at the Waldorf, but Lou won't go on unless his girlfriend Tina is there on opening night. It's Danny's quest to round up Tina, an attempt that lands him right in the middle of a gangland battle
Interiors by Woody Allen( Visual )

33 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark drama of three sisters: a writer, an actress, and one groping for identity. When their father decides to divorce their shattered mother and remarry a spunky middle-aged widow, the three young women struggle to come to terms with each other and with themselves
Love and death by Woody Allen( Visual )

38 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowardly scholar Boris Grushenko has the hots for the beautiful Sonja, but cold feet for the Napoleonic Wars. Devastated by news of Sonja's plans to wed a foul-smelling herring merchant, Boris enlists in the army, only to return a penniless hero. Finally agreeing to marry him, Sonja settles down with poor Boris, to a rich life of philosophy, celibacy and meals of snow. But when the French troops invade Russia and Sonja hatches a zany scheme to assassinate Napoleon, Boris learns that God is an underachiever, there are no girls in the afterlife, and the angel of death can't be trusted
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( Visual )

35 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in English and German and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
Take the money and run by Woody Allen( Visual )

27 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pseudo-documentary that follows the activities of Virgil Strakwell, an inept bank robber
A midsummer night's sex comedy by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Ingmar Bergman's Smiles of a Summer's Night and Jean Renoir's Rules of the Game, the story revolves around a weekend party at the home of Andrew Hobbs, a Wall Street broker and eccentric inventor, and his wife Adrian. The guests of honor are Ariel and Leopold, Andrew's cousin and a famed academic. Over the course of the weekend, they are joined by a third couple, a lady-killer doctor and his date, a ditzy nurse. By the end of the weekend, sexual partners are changed
Husbands and wives by Woody Allen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody Allen and Mia Farrow star as a long-married couple whose own relationship starts to crumble when their best friends, announce they're separating. They immediately pair-up with younger, sexier paramours and enjoy again the pleasures of fresh passion. But smoldering resentments and unexpected jealousies soon rise to the surface, erupting in savage humor and hilariously unpredictable reunions
The front by Martin Ritt( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing
Another woman by Woody Allen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a distinguished philosophy professor turns 50, she feels compelled to take emotional stock of her life. But the deeper she digs the more her life seems to unravel, until she realizes that her search for truth is a personal odyssey of self-examination, discovery and acceptance
Bananas by Woody Allen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When product-tester Fielding Mellish goes to the country of San Marcos to try and win back his girlfriend, he is kidnapped by a group of rebels. When their leader goes insane, the rebels elect Mellish to replace him, thinking he can save the country
Sleeper by Woody Allen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cryogenically frozen clarinetist is thawed out 200 years later by anti-government radicals to help overthrow their oppressive and evil dictator--a disembodied nose
Hannah and her sisters by Woody Allen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the apparent meaninglessness of life, why should one choose to live? And what happens to a man whose adulterous impulses develop within the same family -i.e. his wife's sister?
Stardust memories by Woody Allen( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary comic filmmaker Sandy Bates is tired of being funny. Teetering on the brink of a nervous breakdown, Bates attends a weekend retrospective of his films, only to confront the meaning of his work, the memories of his great love, Dorrie, and the merits of settling down with new girlfriend Isobel. Plagued by hallucinations, alien visitations and the bloodless studio executives trying to recut his bleak new film, Bates struggles to find a reason to go on living
Shadows and fog by Woody Allen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a fog-shrouded night of fantastic events in a European town terrorized by a strangler. Kleinman, a cowardly clerk recruited to help find a murderer, meets a woman and her boyfriend, a clown, running away from the circus. Kleinman decides to help them escape, abandoning the search for the murderer, but his choice only gets them all involved
Radio days by Woody Allen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grazie alla voce narrante di Joe, la narrazione introduce lo spettatore a Rockaway, vicino Brooklyn, tra la fine degli anni Trenta e l'inizio degli anni Quaranta. Joe è un bambino che vive in una singolare famiglia ebrea che fa accompagnare ogni sua azione, ogni più piccolo avvenimento dai programmi radiofonici Joe, che ha nel 'Vendicatore mascherato' il suo idolo, conduce un'esistenza non troppo agiata: nella stessa abitazione convive tutta la famiglia della madre, formata, oltre dai genitori del bambino (un padre di cui non si conosce la professione e una madre che discute con il marito su qualunque cosa, anche sulla grandezza degli oceani), dallo zio Abe (soggetto di scarsa personalità che porta ogni giorno a casa una gran quantità di pesce fresco), dalla moglie Ceil (che sogna una vita lussuosa ma si trova ogni giorno a dover pulire il pesce che il marito porta a casa), dall'altra zia Bea (che sogna il grande amore), dalla cugina Ruth (che ascolta le telefonate dei vicini) e dai grotteschi nonni. Parallelamente si assiste alla vita non meno singolare delle stars della radio. Sally è una sigaraia che decide di fare carriera a tutti i costi: un giorno assiste all'omicidio del padrone del night in cui lavora, ma il killer, invece di ucciderla, l'aiuta tramite un cugino mafioso ad entrare nel mondo dello spettacolo. I giorni si susseguono, e così anche i ricordi legati alle canzoni trasmesse alla radio: scoppia la Guerra e l'annuncio è dato radiofonicamente, così come la terribile notizia della morte di una bambina rimasta intrappolata in un pozzo, fino ad arrivare al Capodanno del 1944, durante il quale, al King Cole Room, un locale alla moda, confluiscono tutti i nomi famosi della radio, compresa Sally che nel frattempo ha fatto carriera, mentre a casa di Joe la famiglia è collegata alla serata tramite l'apprezzata scatola parlante
 
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Charles H. Joffe Amerikaans filmproducent (1929-2008)

Charles H. Joffe amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Charles H. Joffe producteur de cinéma américain

Charles H. Joffe productor de cine estauxunidense (1929–2008)

Charles H. Joffe produttore cinematografico statunitense

Charles Joffe

Joffe, Charles 1929-2008

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