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Haines, Randa

Overview
Works: 70 works in 367 publications in 6 languages and 7,813 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Coming-of-age films  Television adaptations  Short films  Romance films  Biography  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, fmd, Other, Film editor, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Randa Haines
Antwone Fisher by Antwone Quenton Fisher( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,138 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 Marlee Matlin( Visual )

77 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,026 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 by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 879 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 Randa Haines( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of "Ron Clark, a passionate and innovative teacher who leaves his small hometown to teach in one of Harlem's toughest schools. But to break through to his students, Clark must use unconventional methods, including his groundbreaking classroom rules, to drive them toward their greatest potential"--Container
Dance with me by Liz Friedlander( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 553 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
Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 480 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
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway by Randa Haines( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 329 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 )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 267 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 )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earl Pilcher jr. ha vissuto tutta la vita nella stessa casa di campagna in una piccola cittadina rurale dell'Arkansas. Un uomo comune la cui vita subisce un notevole contraccolpo alla morte della madre, che gi lascia una lettera dal contenuto alquanto sconvolente: la sua vera madre non era lei bensì una donna di colore che morì dandolo alla luce
Les Enfants du Silence by Randa Haines( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unorthodox speech teacher at a school for the deaf falls in love with a beautiful and rebellious ex-student
10 movie kids pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercover angel: Harrison is a struggling novelist who is as good at attracting women as he is at getting his work published. One day, an ex-girlfriend shows up and asks him to baby sit while she makes a trip to Canada. Jenny quickly takes on the responsibility of pairing up Harrison with the beautiful Holly, bringing them together with her wit and charm. Just when he thinks things are back on track, Jenny's mother returns and throws a wrench in his plans
Hill Street blues by Daniel J Travanti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ground-breaking, critically acclaimed series Hill Street Blues is set in Hill Street Police Station; the heart of a racially torn, crime-ridden precinct of an unidentified urban metropolis where the peace is kept thanks to a tenuous trust between the police and the people they protect
Gottes vergessene Kinder( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 32 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 )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 25 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)
Hijos de un dios menor Children of a lesser God( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hijos de un Dios Menor, una de las películas más elogiadas por la crítica de los años 80, obtuvo nominaciones a los Oscars y recibió el Oscar a la Mejor actriz para Marlee Matlin. Basada en la famosa obra de Broadway, es una vivificante historia de amor entre John Leeds (William Hurt), un profesor de educación especial idealista, y Sarah (Marlee Matlin), una chica sorda muy obstinada. Al principio, Leeds ve a Sasrah 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
The Jilting of Granny Weatherall by Katherine Anne Porter( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the story of the same title by Katherine Anne Porter, the film presents a matriarch who on her deathbed struggles to resolve tormenting memories of her past
Stella( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 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
Un medico, un uomo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dal romanzo autobiografico del dott. Ed Rosenbaum A Taste of My Own Medicine. Quando scopre di avere un tumore alla gola e deve farsi curare, un chirurgo di successo capisce che cosa significa essere un paziente, in balia di medici che lavorano come meccanici e della burocrazia ospedaliera. (Morandini)
Antwone Fisher ; Courage under fire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 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
Antwone Fisher (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guided by a determined Navy psychiatrist, a troubled sailor embarks on a personal, emotionally inspiring journey to confront his past and connect with the family he never knew. Inspired by the true life experiences of Antwone Fisher
 
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Randa Haines Amerikaans filmregisseuse

Randa Haines amerikanische Filmregisseurin und Filmproduzentin

Randa Haines réalisateur américain

Randa Haines regista statunitense

Хейнс, Рэнда

רנדה היינס

헤인스, 란다 1945-

헤인즈, 란다 1945-

헤인즈, 랜다 1945-

ランダ・ヘインズ

蘭達·海恩斯

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