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Haines, Randa

Overview
Works: 79 works in 275 publications in 6 languages and 7,459 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Short stories, American 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Randa Haines
 
Most widely held works by Randa Haines
Antwone Fisher by Antwone Quenton Fisher( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antwone Fisher, 25, is a gentle, soft-spoken African American seaman in the Navy. Unless he feels he's been disrespected--which prompts furious, violent outbursts that put him on the brink of a dishonorable discharge. Ordered to see a psychiatrist, eventually the story of his childhood in a foster home, where he was both beaten and sexually abused, comes out. Dr. Davenport argues that Antwone needs to deal with his past, find his family, and attain closure. For Antwone, the journey proves agonizing and freeing, as he puts his past behind him and graduates into responsible manhood
Children of a lesser god by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )
53 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart
The doctor ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Successful surgeon Jack McKee who is businesslike and aloof with his patients finds his whole life changing when he is found to have throat cancer
The Ron Clark story by MarVista Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This drama is based on events in the life of Ron Clark, a passionate and innovative teacher who left his small town to teach in one of Harlem's toughest schools. Clark uses persistence and unconventional methods to reach his students and encourage them to reach their full potential
Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Granny Weatherall is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control. Yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring her to the realization that of all her accomplishments, she cannot console herself for the shame-filled day she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act independently infuses the last day of her life
Dance with me ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rafael, a young Cuban whose mother has just died, comes to the U.S. to meet his father, who runs a dance studio and is unaware of his paternal status. While dancers prepare for the World Open Dance championship in Las Vegas, it becomes clear that Rafael is a very good dancer, and Ruby is the studio's best hope for the championship
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway by Randa Haines( Visual )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reserved ex-barber and a salty former sea captain, beached in a quiet Florida town, are living solitary lives. But after meeting in the local park one afternoon, these polar opposites soon become the unlikeliest of friends
The outsider ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebecca, a beautiful young Quaker widow, forges an unexpected relationship with a mysterious gunslinger
A family thing by Richard Pearce( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an Arkansas man learns that he has an Afro-American half-brother he travels to Chicago to meet him. With the help of their Aunt T the men work through long-held grudges and prejudices. Includes original theatrical trailer
Baila conmigo Dance with me ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rafael, a Cuban immigrant, is looking for love. Ruby is looking for the first prize in the world open dance championships. But she might win more than just a trophy
10 movie kids pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kid: This is a powerful coming-of-age story following the ups and downs of a young boxer's life inside and outside the ring. Jimmy has a calling to box and nothing can stop it, not even the veto of his parents. So he spars in secret, sneaking down to the local gym to meet with his mentor/trainer Harry. Still, he's haunted by guilt, manifested as the specter of his father. Complicating matters is the plight of his best friend, who hates boxing but is forced into the sport by his wealthy father
Gottes vergessene Kinder Children of a lesser god ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John unterrichtet an einer Schule für Gehörlose. Sarah war, obwohl sie es ablehnte von den Lippen zu lesen, dort einst die begabteste Schülerin und arbeitet jetzt als Betreuerin. John verliebt sich auf der Stelle in die eigensinnige Sarah, muss aber schnell feststellen, dass er zunächst ihren Zorn überwinden muss, bevor er ihr Herz gewinnen kann. Gemeinsam begeben sie sich auf einen Weg voller Herausforderungen, Frustrationen und Erkenntnisse. (Quelle: Paramount)
Figli di un dio minore ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lui è un insegnante per non udenti dai metodi rivoluzionari; lei è una testarda inserviente della scuola, sordomuta dalla nascita. Malgrado le difficoltà di comunicazione, inevitabile l'innamoramento. (Mereghetti)
The Jilting of Granny Weatherall by Katherine Anne Porter( Visual )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Granny Weatherall is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control. Yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring her to the realization that of all her accomplishments, she cannot console herself for the shame-filled day she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act independently infuses the last day of her life
Les enfants du silence by Randa Haines( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans un institut réservé aux sourds, un enseignant s'éprend d'une ancienne élève qui refuse d'apprendre à parler autrement que par signes
Antwone Fisher ; Courage under fire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Courage under fire: January 1991. The world is watching the Gulf War. As the US Forces take a starring role, the PR department at the White House is working overtime. What they're looking for is a hero. What they find is a scandal. What a troubled officer must now uncover is ... the truth
Stella by John Erman( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The doctor: Successful surgeon Jack McKee who is businesslike and aloof with his patients finds his whole life changing when he is found to have throat cancer
Hijos de un dios menor ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinopsis: Basada en la famosa obra de Broadway, es una vivificante historia de amor entre John Leeds, un profesor de educación especial idealista, y Sarah, una chica sorda muy obstinada. Al principio, Leeds ve a Sarah como un reto profesional, pero pronto su relación de profesor/alumna se transforma en un amor tan apasionado que rompe la barrera de silencio que les separa
Les enfants du silence Children of a Lesser god ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mots-clés : langue des signes ; relation maître-élève ; surdité
Un medico, un uomo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Mackee è un medico giovane e molto capace che però non ha un buon rapporto con i pazienti. Sottopostosi a una visita di controllo presso una collega si vede diagnosticare un tumore alle corde vocali. Jack da medico si trasforma progressivamente in paziente e, dopo un periodo in cui reagisce negativamente alla malattia, diviene amico di una compagna di sofferenza, June, che riesce a far sì che la sua reazione di fronte al male che lo ha colpito sia meno tormentata. (Mymovies)
 
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English (130)
German (16)
Spanish (12)
Italian (12)
French (11)
Multiple languages (6)
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