WorldCat Identities

Frank, Harriet

Overview
Works: 110 works in 341 publications in 7 languages and 9,655 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Motion picture plays  History  Biography  Western films  War films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Producer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Harriet Frank
 
Most widely held works by Harriet Frank
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,867 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 )

29 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, Wil Andersen 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 Andersen's tutelage, however, neither Andersen nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Hud by Martin Ritt( Visual )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,265 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 773 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 )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised as an Apache faces confrontation with society
Special effects by Harriet Frank( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an endearing comic love story set in Arizona, a gutsy divorced mother eager to make it as a horse trainer on a small desert ranch is courted by the town's most eligible widower and her ne'er-do-well ex-husband
William Faulkner's The Reivers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 450 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 )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 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 )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 294 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 )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 234 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

Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 178 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
Stanley & Iris by Martin Ritt( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 177 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 )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and French and held by 120 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
Ten wanted men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 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
Run for cover( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 49 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
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

The Long hot summer by Martin Ritt( Visual )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 40 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 30 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
 
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Alternative Names
Bonner, James B.

Bonner, James P. 1917-

Frank, Harriet, Jr., 1917-

Frank Jr, Harriett, 1917-....

Frank Junior, Harriett, 1917-....

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HudWilliam Faulkner's The ReiversHome from the hillGreatest classic films collectionThe ReiversTen wanted men