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Roach, Janet

Overview
Works: 41 works in 163 publications in 5 languages and 2,070 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Slapstick comedy films  History  Short films  Educational films  Internet videos  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs 
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 )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 968 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 )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 181 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 142 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
Women and creativity( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features Bill Moyers discussing notable American women who made the choice between worldly accomplishment and a family life
T.R. and His Times( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 103 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 by Pat Mitchell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 95 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
Out art( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents art forms in improbable places and from unlikely sources that are joyful celebrations of life, such as artwork on trucks and walls, or unconventional outdoor sculptures
Nero Wolfe( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 53 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 32 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
El honor de los Prizzi Prizzi's honor by John Huston( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 29 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
Prizzi's honor : story and screenplay by Richard Condon( Book )

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

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 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features thoughts concerning technology in the creative process that are inspired for meditating upon the tomato
The three stooges the movie by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 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 )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 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 real housewives of Melbourne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 8 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
L'honneur des Prizzi Prizzi's honor by John Huston( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in French and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York, Charley Partanna est, depuis sa naissance, " parrainé " par l'un des grands chefs de la mafia -Don Corrado Prizzi, qui avait déjà pris le père de Charley, Angelo, sous son aile. Charley est désormais l'homme de confiance des Prizzi, leur " exécuteur " officiel et, de plus, l'ex-soupirant de Maerose Prizzi, petite-fille de Don Corrado. Cependant, tout va changer
The Reel World of News( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1911, the first newsreels flickered in America's nickelodeons. In the mid-1960s, they vanished from movie theaters as nightly television newscasts came to dominate visual journalism. In between, newsreels grew into a unique 20th-century institution that informed and entertained whole generations. In this program, Bill Moyers conducts a tour of the cultural and political landscape so dramatically rendered by the American newsreel. Accompanied by a rich tapestry of archival clips, Moyers talks with the announcers, composers, and cameramen who still relish memories of jostling and hustling to catch the parade of history on film
When women kill by Australian Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 7 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
L'onore dei Prizzi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 6 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
 
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