WorldCat Identities

Frank, Harriet

Overview
Works: 89 works in 374 publications in 7 languages and 9,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Fiction  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Producer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Harriet Frank
 
Most widely held works by Harriet Frank
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,908 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 )

34 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,606 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 )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama which portrays the conflicts of a Texas ranch family in which a cynical uncle and a venerable grandfather vie for the respect and admiration of a naive seventeen-year-old boy
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer by Martin Ritt( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 811 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
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

24 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised by an Arizona Apache tribe is forced to confront the society he despises when he sells the boarding house he inherits
Special effects by Harriet Frank( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 467 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 )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 374 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 )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 351 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 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 )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 225 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 )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reivers by Mark Rydell( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 196 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
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 191 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 )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 185 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
Ten wanted men( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Stewart trata de establecer la ley y el orden en su pequeña localidad de Arizona, sin hacer uso de la violencia. Sin embargo, su vecino Wick Campbell no es de la misma opinión, y desea contratar los servicios de un pistolero
Run for cover by Nicolas Ray( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 54 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 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working Girl (Melanie Griffith), a bright Wall Street secretary, rises to a professional position by posing as her classy but treacherous boss. Working girl originally released in 1988, by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Screenwriters on screenwriting by Ally Acker( Visual )

4 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 )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hud
Alternative Names
Bonner, James B.

Bonner, James P. 1917-

Frank, Harriet, Jr., 1917-

Frank Jr, Harriett, 1917-....

Frank Junior, Harriett, 1917-....

Harriet Frank, Jr. American screenwriter

Harriet Frank, Jr. Amerikaans filmproducente

Harriet Frank, Jr. sceneggiatore statunitense

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