WorldCat Identities

Coe, Fred 1914-1979

Overview
Works: 146 works in 387 publications in 6 languages and 6,483 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Live television programs  Televised performances  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television comedies  Television adaptations  History 
Roles: Producer, Director, Scenarist, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fred Coe
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( Visual )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2019 in English and Italian and held by 2,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller
The golden age of television( Visual )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
A thousand clowns by Fred Coe( Visual )

17 editions published between 1965 and 2020 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a funny, feisty, compassionate and very determined to have nothing to do with the lemming-like rush-hour world. But his resolve is tested when social workers Sandra and Albert tell him that he must shape up, or his twelve-year-old nephew Nick will be shipped out to a foster home. Released when workday lifestyles went largely unchallenged, this inventive comedy-drama gleefully speaks to the nonconformist in all
The miracle worker( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen was a young girl everyone believed was too deaf, dumb and blind to be helped. A child with the inability to speak or comprehend the world around her. She was saved by Annie Sullivan, a persistent and outspoken teacher who came into Helen's life. Together they accomplished the impossible and taught one another the values of patience, tolerance and compassion. They embark on an amazing and triumphant journey that made the name Helen Keller synonymous with the education of the deaf and blind around the world
This property is condemned by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in English and German and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman in a small Mississippi town in the 1930s falls in love with a railroad worker who was sent to their town to lay off the men working on the railroad
The left handed gun by Arthur Penn( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2020 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His name: William Bonney. His legend: Billy the Kid, the fabled gunslinger of "The Left Handed Gun". The West had never before seen the likes of this Brooklyn-born desperado, a troubled teen who wrote his name in blood on history's pages
Mister Peepers( Visual )

68 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Peepers and Nancy recall their wedding day
This property is condemned / Paramount Pictures Corporation ; Warner Bros. Entertainment ; screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola, Fred Coe and Edith Sommer ; produced by John Houseman ; directed by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression-era Dodson, Mississippi, is particularly devastated with the arrival of Owen Legate (Robert Redford), a railroad official with a pocketful of pink slips for the rail yard employees. Natalie Wood is captivating as Alva Starr, the coquettish town flirt with plenty of big plans but nowhere to go until Legate appears on her doorstep. Their ensuing affair enrages Alva's distant, uncaring mother (Kate Reid), and ignites a town's revenge
Days of wine and roses( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple is caught in the trap of alcoholism with nothing to lean on but their love for each other
Marty( Visual )

7 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is the story of a 34-year-old Bronx butcher who fears that he will never find love, but at a Saturday night dance he meets a girl with similar fears
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
Mister Peepers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey back to Jefferson Junior High with Mr. Peepers, that shy, quiet, slow-moving science teacher whose efforts to do the right thing always seemed to backfire
Me, Natalie by Fred Coe( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From childhood, slightly awkward Brooklyn teenager Natalie Miller never has subscribed to her mother's determined belief that she will grow up to be pretty. Her best friend Betty is a knockout gorgeous blonde with boyfriends, which further depresses her. Then she meets handsome David Harris, who finally convinces her that she's a worthwhile human being and not the ugly duckling she always imagined herself to be
Propriété interdite by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

6 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pendant la crise économique des années 30, un agent des chemins de fer, Owen Legate, est envoyé à Dodson, petite bourgade du Mississipi, avec pour mission de fermer une large partie des activités ferroviaires (la principale source de revenus de la ville), et de licencier du personnel. Il rencontre Alva Starr, jeune fille perdue et principal attrait de Dodson, et entame avec elle une relation amoureuse. Les deux amants devront alors échapper aux griffes de Hazel, la mère d'Alva, et au désir de vengeance des habitants
Seule dans la nuit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographer unwittingly smuggles a doll stuffed with heroin into New York City. His recently blinded wife, alone in their apartment, is first terrorized by hired crooks, and then by the psychopathic Roat, in search of the doll
The Battler( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man hitchhiking to Chicago meets a truckdriver who steals his money, a cruel cafe owner, and a sadistic train brakeman. Thrown into the night, his ultimate encounter is with a crazed punch-drunk ex-prizefighter and his giant companion. Flashbacks tell the story of how the two met and how the fighter went downhill fast after his wife left him
The golden age of television( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comedian: Mickey Rooney stars as a raging, tyrannical TV star stepping on anyone on his way to the top, including his browbeaten brother (Mel Torme), despairing wife (Kim Hunter), and washed-up scriptwriter (Edmond O'Brien). Powerfully directed by John Frankenheimer from a script adapted for the screen by Rod Serling, The Comedian is a volatile glimpse behind the showbiz curtain
El milagro de Anna Sullivan The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( Visual )

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

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Alternative Names
Fred Coe Amerikaans filmregisseur (1914-1979)

Fred Coe direktor di sine merikano

Fred Coe regista e produttore televisivo statunitense

Fred Coe stiúrthóir scannán Meiriceánach

Fred Coe US-amerikanischer Fiml- und Fernsehproduzent, Regisseur, Drehbuchautor

Фред Коу

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