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Ravetch, Irving

Overview
Works: 125 works in 451 publications in 6 languages and 9,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Drama  Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Production personnel, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Irving Ravetch
 
Most widely held works by Irving Ravetch
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,920 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 )

31 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,613 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 )

40 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,323 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
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

27 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 830 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
William Faulkner's The Reivers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 372 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 )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 346 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
Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 345 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
Conrack by Martin Ritt( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 226 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 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reivers by Mark Rydell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and French and held by 190 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
Stanley & Iris by Martin Ritt( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 181 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
Vengeance Valley by Luke Short( Visual )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ranch foreman (Lancaster) is continually battling his wayward Brother (Walker) in this melodramatic tale of the western range
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 157 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 77 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 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma Rae (Sally Field), a textile worker in a small Southern town discovers that she has a social consciousness when a labor organizer (Ron Leibman) arrives at her mill to establish a union. Norma Rae originally released in 1979, by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 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
The outriders( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folks headed from Santa Fe to St. Louis by wagon train trust the riders escorting them, tough hombres who proved their mettle by fighting off an Indian attack. Yet the riders are wolves in sheep's clothing. They're Confederate soldiers who aim to lead the wagon train and its cargo of Union gold into a Rebel ambush. About that journey, and of one man's journey from villain to hero
The long hot summer by William Faulkner( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. Adapted from a group of stories by William Faulkner. Final [script] August 26, 1957
Run for cover( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An ex-convict survives a lynch mob and becomes the town's sheriff once word of his gun skills reach the local townsfolk
 
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Irving Ravetch American screenwriter and producer

Irving Ravetch Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1920-2010)

Irving Ravetch amerikansk manusforfattar

Irving Ravetch amerikansk manusförfattare

Irving Ravetch amerikansk manusforfatter

Irving Ravetch amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Irving Ravetch produttore cinematografico statunitense

Irving Ravetch scénariste américain

Irving Ravetch US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Ravetch, Irving Dover 1920-2010

Ирвинг Рэвеч

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歐文·拉夫奇

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HudWilliam Faulkner's The ReiversHome from the hillThe ReiversGreatest classic films collectionTen wanted menGreatest classic films collection