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Roach, Janet

Overview
Works: 48 works in 151 publications in 3 languages and 2,267 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Slapstick comedy films  Fiction  Film adaptations  History  Documentary television programs  Gangster films  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films 
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 960 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 187 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 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bill Moyers examines how creative, artistic women handle their lives. Interviews Judy Chicago, Benjie Lasso, and Mary Gordon
Mr. North( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 146 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 134 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 128 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 111 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 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival film footage, interviews, and narration to present a picture of life in the U.S. during the Great Depression. Describes ways the government tried to help destitute and jobless persons, and tells of attempts to educate the general public toward a higher living standard. Discusses the Work Projects Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps, and other 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 77 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 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?
El honor de los Prizzi( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley Pantana 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 interpon er 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 es tan doloroso como cuando estos pistoleros reciben el encargo de 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
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
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 9 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 8 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
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
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
 
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English (91)

Spanish (19)

French (6)