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Roach, Janet

Overview
Works: 33 works in 140 publications in 6 languages and 2,288 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Slapstick comedy films  History  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Scenarist, Author
Classifications: PS3553.O487,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janet Roach
Prizzi's honor by John Huston( Visual )

48 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 988 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 )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 217 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
Mr. North( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 149 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
TR and his times( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 141 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
Come to the Fairs( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 139 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
Women and creativity( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features Bill Moyers discussing notable American women who made the choice between worldly accomplishment and a family life
Out art( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features Bill Moyers discussing contemporary art
The Helping hand( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 96 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
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 93 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
Nero Wolfe( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 3 episodes from the first season
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 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features thoughts concerning technology in the creative process that are inspired for meditating upon the tomato
That's no tomato, that's a work of art( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 36 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 by Richard Condon( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prizzi's Honor is no ordinary story of boy-meets-girl. Charley Partanna is a faithful lieutenant for the Prizzis, New York's most powerful Mafia family. The object of his affections is Irene Walker, a Los Angeles-based tax consultant. But it's her freelancing that pays--she's a hit woman for the Mob. She has also cheated the Prizzis out of an unforgivably large sum of money. This is very dangerous moonlighting indeed, and eventually it places Charley's oldest loyalties in conflict with his newest one. Which wins?
The three stooges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 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
When women kill( 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 real housewives of Melbourne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 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
John Huston by John Huston( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews film director and actor John Huston who discusses his career and the process of filmmaking. Includes a documentary segment on Huston's life and excerpts from some of his films
L'onore dei Prizzi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il killer mafioso Charlie Partanna s'innamora di una collega polacca e la sposa, malgrado l'opposizione della famiglia. Dopo che la mafia avrà messo i due sposi uno contro l'altro, Charlie si troverà di fronte a una scelta ardua. (Mereghetti)
Into the mouths of babes( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Bill Moyer travels to the Dominican Republic to investigate and report on the controversy of multi-national corporations' promotion and distribution of commercial infant formula to Third World countries. Believed to be the cause of widespread malnutrition in infants, the formula is found to be subsequently polluted or contaminated in those areas where pure drinking water is unavailable for use. The investigation includes interviews with doctors, multinational sales staff, and Dominican mothers. The complexity of this controversial issue is underscored by references to both the consumer-led boycott of Nestle as one of the largest suppliers, as well as footage from a Senate hearing on the problem
Mr. North, Liebling der Götter( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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