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Roach, Janet

Overview
Works: 49 works in 151 publications in 3 languages and 2,272 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Slapstick comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Documentary television programs  Gangster films  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Scenarist, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janet Roach
Prizzi's honor by John Huston( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Prizzi family's principal hit man, Charley (Nicholson) is about to discover that he and his new bride (Turner) share more than just body heat: they're both cold-blooded assassins, and their next job is to ice each other!"--Container
Change, change( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960's were years of rapid change in America: the increasing impact of television, computerization, social unrest, assassinations, the war in Vietnam and the landing of a man on the moon. Bill Moyers investigates the cause and the effects of these diverse changes on our culture
Women and creativity( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bill Moyers examines how creative, artistic women handle their lives within or outside of the woman's traditional role in the family. He interviews artists Judy Chicago and Bernie Lasseau, and novelist Mary Gordon
Mr. North( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Yale graduate comes to Newport, Rhode Island in the 1920s and earns the wrath of the local doctor by gaining a reputation as a healer
Out art( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features Bill Moyers discussing contemporary art
Come to the Fairs( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of America's World's Fairs beginning with the first one held in Chicago in 1893. It was at these fairs that new inventions such as the Ferris wheel and the telephone were first introduced. Also discusses how fairs have changed in recent years
TR and his times( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Theodore Roosevelt, who helped shape America at the turn of the century. With his energy and optimism Roosevelt successfully ushered the country onto the world stage and championed reform legislation, setting a precedent for a strong chief executive
The Helping hand( Visual )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how the New Deal helped to create jobs during the Depression. Interviews former Civilian Conservation Corps workers who benefited from these programs
Creativity series with Bill Moyers : that's no tomato, that's a work of art( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features thoughts concerning technology in the creative process that are inspired for meditating upon the tomato
Nero Wolfe( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 3 episodes from the first season
That's no tomato, that's a work of art( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bill Moyers follows the history of the tomato from a "forbidden fruit" to one of the most-often eaten vegetables. Looks at the tomato industry's efforts to genetically develop new shapes and flavors
Prizzi's honor : story and screenplay by Richard Condon( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Honor de los Prizzi( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley Partanna es un asesino al servicio de una de las familias más poderosas de la Mafia. Entre el amor que la hija del Don siente por él, se va a interponer una enigmática rubia llamada Irene Walker. Es una asesina a sueldo contratada por los Prizzi para liquidar a quien les ha traicionado. Nunca el amor fue tan doloroso como cuando a estos dos pistoleros, enamorados, se les encarga su misión más importante: asesinarse uno al otro
The three stooges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1959, a TV executive tries to persuade Moe Howard to reunite with his former onscreen partners to publicize the television premiere of a package of Three Stooges classic comedy shorts. Howard flashes back on his long and remarkable career with Shemp, Larry, and Curly. Success proves to be a bumpy road fraught with bad deals, poor health, rocky relationships and group disharmony
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960's were years of rapid change in America: the increasing impact of television, computerization, social unrest, assassinations, the war in Vietnam and the landing of a man on the moon. Bill Moyers investigates the cause and the effects of these diverse changes on our culture
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of America's World's Fairs beginning with the first one held in Chicago in 1893. It was at these fairs that new inventions such as the Ferris wheel and the telephone were first introduced. Also discusses how fairs have changed in recent years
The real housewives of Melbourne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Real Housewives of Melbourne follows the busy, aspirational lifestyles of a group of driven and ambitious women who enjoy the lavish, pampered and cultured lifestyle of Melbourne. Between them, they own private jets, amazing homes and are married to high profile businessmen, including one to a rock star and another to a plastic surgeon
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bill Moyers examines the major events and personalities that shaped the 20th century. By tracing many of the world's current geopolitical divisions and economic concerns to specific events within the past one hundred years. A walk Through the 20th Century provides a greater understanding of national and international politics, business, mass media and social studies
When women kill by Australian Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the shocking violence that seven women fell victim to at the hands of men. The program profiles the battered women who speak frankly about the cruel abuse, threats, and fears, and the overassertive men who led them down a one-way path to death and destruction
The helping hand( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Bill Moyers looks at how the New Deal helped to create jobs during the Depression. Includes interviews of former Civilian Conservation Corps workers who benefited from these programs
 
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English (88)

Spanish (19)

French (1)