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Frank, Harriet

Overview
Works: 107 works in 310 publications in 6 languages and 8,925 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Motion picture plays  History  Biography  Western films  Case studies 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Writer of accompanying material, Scenarist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Harriet Frank
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story
The cowboys by Mark Rydell ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, he (Wayne) is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under his tutelage, however, neither he nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Hud by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hud Bannon has always preferred drinking, fighting and womanizing to the very traditional ways of his father. Hud is a man who cares more for himself than he does his young nephew, his dad, or even their understanding housekeeper. When disease threatens the cattle on the Bannon Ranch, the conflict between Hud and his old-line father reaches an all time high
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills
Hombre by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A white man raised as an Apache faces confrontation with society
Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emma Moriarty, a divorced horse trainer living in a small Arizona town, is courted by widower and pharmacists Murphy Jones and faces a difficult choice when her ex-husband appears on the scene
William Faulkner's The Reivers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on William Faulkner's warm, humorous, poignant story about a the advent of the automobile, a horse race and a boy's loss of innocence during an great adventure in the early 1900's South
Home from the hill by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wade Hunnicutt is a big man who looms over the Texas backwoodsmen who work his land, over the embittered wife that he cheats on, and over the sons who strive for their father's respect. An emotionally volatile tale of an epic clash between generations. Wade's sons, determined to be their own men, are in danger of repeating their father's life-crippling legacy of lust and violence
Single : a novel by Harriet Frank ( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel about the world of women alone, single by fate and choice, an elegant and literary foray into lives that are given to a search for self, happiness, laughter and sexuality
Conrack by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an idealistic, innovative teacher on a remote South Carolina island. His unorthodox teaching methods bring him into conflict with the reactionary school superintendent
Hud ; Norma Rae ; and, The long, hot summer : three screenplays by Irving Ravetch ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stanley & Iris by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stanley and Iris are both employees at the same bakery, and find out they have more in common than just their place of work; their trying personal lives. When Stanley loses his job because he can't read, he asks Iris to teach him
The Reivers by Mark Rydell ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warm, humorous, poignant story about a boy's loss of innocence and a memoir and loving re-creation of turn-of-the-century Dixie
John Wayne by John Wayne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
Ten wanted men ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scott stars as Arizona rancher John Stewart, who is determined to rule his vast empire with strongwilled integrity. Stewart meets opposition, however, from a local landowner who prefers the persuasive power of the pistol to the letter of the law. Suddenly, Stewart is forced to defend himself and the woman he loves against his opponent's renegades who are determined to ransack the town
Norma Rae / Working Girl double feature 2 DVD set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Run for cover ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-convict survives a lynch mob and becomes the town's sheriff once word of his gun skills reach the local townsfolk
The Long hot summer by William Faulkner ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Ben Quick, suspected barnburner, drifts into town, he catches the eye of Will, a tyrannical, intimidating patriarch (Will) who decides Quick is the ideal husband for his spinsterish daughter
Screenwriters on screenwriting by Ally Acker ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes interviews with screenwriters: Euzhan Palcy, Jay Presson Allen, Harriet Frank Jr., Fay Kanin and Margarethe Von Trotta along with clips from some of their films
Norma Rae : [screenplay] by Irving Ravetch ( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Bonner, James B.
Bonner, James P. 1917-
Frank, Harriet, Jr., 1917-
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