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Henry, Buck

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The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

146 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 4,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. The wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, which only deepens his confusion. Then he meets the girl of his dreams but she is Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Get Smart by Peter Segal( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The headquarters of the U.S. spy agency CONTROL is attacked and the identities of its agents are compromised, so the Chief has no choice but to promote his analyst Maxwell Smart. The competent and beautiful Agent 99 is assigned to work with Agent 86, the bungling Maxwell Smart. The agents know the task of taking down KAOS, their evil crime nemesis, will not be an easy assignment. KAOS has plans for world domination but Agent 99 and Agent 86 will do whatever it takes to thwart that plan
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols( Visual )

70 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yossarian, a reluctant bombadier stationed in the Mediterranean in World War II, has come to the utterly sane conclusion that everyone is trying to kill him. The Germans, yes, but also commanding officers supposedly on his own side like Col. Cathcart, who keeps raising the number of missions his flyers must perform to finish their tours. Everybody seems equally dead-set on his destruction, and Yossarian is just as determined to stay alive. An enormous and excellent ensemble cast bring to life the lunacy and logical illogic of Joseph Heller's classic novel
What's up, doc? by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

38 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four red plaid traveling cases-- one of each belonging to a befuddled Iowa musicologist, a strange but bright young woman, a rich matron and a suspicious fellow-- are mixed up at a San Francisco hotel, with hilarious results
The man who fell to Earth by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

41 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alien being comes to Earth to colonize its water resources, but instead becomes head of a large corporation, and is gradually destroyed by the pleasures, the technology and the luxury of life on earth
Get Smart( Visual )

53 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxwell Smart is bumbling Agent 86 of Control, the secret agency created to fight the evil KAOS organization. Invariably, Smart's bumbling style lands him in hot water. Luckily, Agent 99 is there to bail him out
Defending your life( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Miller was tooling along a Los Angeles boulevard listening to Barbra Streisand sing "Something's Coming" when something came - a bus. One head-on crash later, Daniel wakes up deceased. And finds his troubles are just beginning. Stage and screen favorite Meryl Streep joins writer/director/star Brooks for a witty, highly acclaimed peek at the afterlife. Make that a laughterlife whose comforts include eating all you want and not gaining an ounce. Alas, there's a catch: you're also saddled with Defending Your Life. If you can't make a case for having lived a full and fearless one, you must go back to Earth and try again. But Daniel, whose life was far from fearless, doesn't want to go back. Not after he meets Julia, a remarkable woman who's going places a lot more evolved than L.A
To die for by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

43 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small town in New Hampshire, a media sensation erupts over a murder case against Suzanne Stone. She is accused of persuading teenagers to kill her husband, Larry Maretto. Obsessed with becoming a TV personality, she views her husband's desire for children as an impediment to her career
Heaven Can Wait by Warren Beatty( Visual )

42 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions
Short cuts by Robert Altman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everyday lives of a number of Los Angeles residents are the subject of this loosely-knitted collection of short stories
The humbling by Buck Henry( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over-the-hill stage actor Simon Axler struggles to find his passion for life again. Near his breaking point, he finds motivation in the form of a young and lustful lesbian Pegeen Stapleford, but as their relationship heats up Simon has a hard time keeping up with the youthful Pegeen
Eating Raoul by Paul Bartel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and German and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bawdy, gleefully amoral tale about a prudish married couple feeling put upon by the swingers who live in their apartment building, who, one night by accident, discover a way to simultaneously realize their dream of opening a little restaurant and rid themselves of the 'perverts' down the hall
Town & country by Johann II STRAUSS( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revelations of his best friend's affair drive wealthy architect, Porter, to begin questioning his own life and marriage. In search of some meaning to their rapidly disintegrating lives, the two guys go on a cross-country trip to figure their lives out
Get Smart( Visual )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the agent of control in 26 classic episodes, including the Emmy Award-winning episode Maxwell Smart: Private Eye, and featuring guest appearances from Joey Bishop, Carol Burnett, Johnny Carson, Don Rickles, and many others
Gloria by John Cassavetes( Visual )

39 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-gun moll and showgirl is suddenly forced to protect a child whose parents have been rubbed out by the mob
Short cuts by Robert Altman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving
Get Smart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max and 99 pursue their elusive KAOS adversaries around the world - going from Greenland to the scorching sands of the Sahara desert; come face-to-face with their dastardly foes; stay in a Bedoin tent; stay at the "Pussycat Club;" and deep beneath the eaves in a secret KOAS submarine. The madcap misadventures just get funnier
The graduate by Paul Simon( Recording )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fresh-faced college grad returns home, diploma in hand, to seek an answer to that age old question: "Now what?" Lacking any clear career path, he falls prey to Mrs. Robinson, wife of his father's business partner. But it's Mrs. Robinsons' daughter who captures his heart
Casting by( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film places the spotlight on one of filmmaking's unsung heroes, casting director Marion Dougherty, and takes viewers on a journey through 50 years of Hollywood history from an entirely new perspective. Relying on her exquisite taste and gut instincts, Dougherty helped usher in the 'New Hollywood' with movies like Midnight Cowboy, The Graduate, Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid, and Bonnie and Clyde
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.12 for Get Smart ... to 1.00 for Letter, 17 ...)

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Get Smart
Alternative Names
Buck Henry acteur américain

Buck Henry ameerika näitleja

Buck Henry Amerikaans acteur

Buck Henry attore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Buck Henry US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Buck Henry yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Zucherman, Buck Henry

Zuckerman, B.

Zuckerman, Buck Henry.

Zuckerman, Buck Henry 1930-

Zuckermann, B. 1930-

Zuckermann, Henry 1930-

Бак Генри

Бък Хенри

באק הנרי

باک هاردینگ فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Get SmartWhat's up, doc?The man who fell to EarthGet SmartDefending your lifeShort cutsEating RaoulTown & country