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Ossana, Diana

Works: 47 works in 282 publications in 7 languages and 13,493 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Biographical fiction  Western films  Historical fiction  Television mini-series  Western television programs  Film adaptations  Western fiction  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Author
Classifications: PS3563.A319, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Diana Ossana
Zeke and Ned : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 3,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A case of adultery spirals into racial violence in 1870s Oklahoma Territory. The story begins when a white man seeks justice because a halfbreed is sleeping with his wife. There is a shootout, the races take side and blood flows
Pretty Boy Floyd : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 2,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Charles Floyd, an Oklahoma farm boy turned bandit in the 1920s. The newspapers dubbed him pretty boy because for a bank robber he was unusually kind. He became a folk hero and the FBI's public enemy No. 1. McMurtry is author of Lonesome Dove
Brokeback Mountain by Ang Lee( Visual )

69 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyoming, summer of 1963. Two young men, Ennis a ranch hand and Jack an aspiring rodeo bull rider, are sent to work together herding sheep on Brokeback Mountain. Both men anticipate the job to be a rather uneventful venture. But soon, it turns into an affair of love, of lust, and complications that will spand through two decades of their lives. Through marriage, through children, and through the grip of societal confines and the expectations of what it is to be a man
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious new breed of killer is stalking the west Texas plains. And only an old fashioned kind of lawman can stop him. That man is legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call (James Garner). The adventure begins with Call hard on the trail of murderous young train robber Joey Garza (Alexis Cruz). Joined by his sidekick Pea Eye (Sam Shepard), Call will wage the fight of his life as he battles to bring his quarry to justice -- and bring himself out of the wilderness alive
Comanche moon( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Texas Rangers Augustus McCrae and Woodrow F. Call are now young men dealing with the ever increasing tensions of adult life-- Gus with his great love, Clara, and Call with Maggie, the young prostitute who is in love with him. McCrae and Call join a Ranger troop in pursuit of three outlaws: Comanche Chief Buffalo Hump, Comanche horse thief Kicking Wolf and Ahumado, the deadly Mexican bandit king with a penchant for slow torture. Together, they struggle to protect an advancing western frontier against the defiant Comanches who are determined to defend their territory and their way of life" -- Back of container
Larry McMurtry's Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prequel to Lonesome Dove finds Gus and Call on a deadly trail to Santa Fe facing outlaws, bandits, and the notorious Buffalo Hump, a vicious warrior
Brokeback Mountain by Annie Proulx( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion volume to the film about the intimate relationship between two cowboys that spans many years and frequent separations includes the original story, the complete screenplay, and two essays on how the story was translated into film
Johnson County war by Diana Ossana( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A sweeping two-part miniseries rolled into one epic historical account of America's pioneering West, Johnson County captures an age of turmoil and revolution, expertly adapted by Larry McMurtry "--Container
Zeke and Ned by Larry McMurtry( Recording )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Civil War in 1870's Oklahoma, Zeke and Ned are forced to fight against the injustice toward their tribe and create safe homes for their women. Between brutal feuds and running from the law, both men must carefully watch their backs. Zeke and Ned are proud, skilled, and brave, and together they offer hope for a new Indian Territory
Pretty Boy Floyd by Larry McMurtry( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In St. Louis in 1925, Charley Floyd, a good-looking country boy from Oklahoma, has just robbed his first armored car. The women in his life are as charmed by him as the hill people of the Ozarks, who hide him when he's on the run from the law. Tells about the price of fame, the corruption of innocence, and the fatal consequences of becoming, even unwittingly, a hero
The Lonesome Dove collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streets of Laredo: Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it is a long ride to south Texas and the Mexican side of the border, where the past, in the form of Maria Garza, Joey's mother, haunts Call
Le secret de Brokeback mountain by Ang Lee( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in French and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux hommes font la transhumance dans une montagne isolée ... Leur complicité évolue en une forte attirance et se transforme en amour ... Un très beau mélo doux et désespéré ... (Lion d'or, Venise 2005)
I segreti di Brokeback Mountain( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1963, Wyoming. Sui pascoli di Brokeback Mountain, Ennis e Jack, due giovani mandriani, si conoscono, si studiano, diventano amici e infine si abbandonano a una passione senza scampo e senza futuro
Brokeback Mountain : a screenplay by Larry McMurtry( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1963, a time in the United States when life was simple, straightforward and the lines between the sexes and sex roles were crisply drawn and severely delineated. Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist find themselves thrown together when they are hired to tend sheep in the remote area of Brokeback Mountain, Wyoming. Because of the job, the two are forced to spend many hours together alone in the wild. Ennis and Jack are inexorably drawn to each other through their proximity, loneliness and through a shared lack of tenderness and emotion in their lives and are emotionally, physically and psychically bonded to each other almost from the start
Larry McMurtry's Streets of Laredo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to Lonesome Dove pits legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call against his deadliest adversary ever
Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry McMurtry's first adventures of Gus McCrae and Woodrow F. Call, the heroes of "Lonesome Dove."
Memoirs of a geisha ; Brokeback Mountain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a geisha: Set in Japan the story begins in the years before World War II, when a Japanese child is torn from her penniless family to work as a servant in a geisha house. She finally becomes a geisha and finds that the love of her life may be out of her reach
Something new by Ha mi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If love is an adventure, Kenya McQueen has yet to embark upon it. A beautiful L.A. career woman, Kenya works as a senior manager at a prestigious accounting firm, and is on the verge of making partner. But she has yet to find her own partner and a fulfilling personal life. After another Valentine's Day spent working late, Kenya agrees to a blind date with Brian, a sexy and free-spirited landscape architect who is not exactly what she'd pictured for herself. Then again, she does need the yard of her new house fixed up. Her girlfriends are there for her with advice. Kenya's socially prominent parents Joyce and Edmond and womanizing younger brother Nelson also voice their own opinions. But it's when her perfect match, Mark, enters the picture that Kenya is truly thrown into confusion and ultimately, Kenya has to decide for herself what she truly wants
Story to screenplay by Annie Proulx( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonesome Dove - les jeunes années by Yves Simoneau( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Zeke and Ned : a novel
Alternative Names
Diana Ossana Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Diana Ossana guionista estadounidense

Diana Ossana scénariste américaine

Diana Ossana US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin und Filmproduzentin

Ossana, Diana Lynn

Ossana, Diana Lynn 1949-

Оссана, Дайана

דיאן אוסאנה תסריטאית אמריקאית

دایانا اسانا فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی


Pretty Boy Floyd : a novelBrokeback MountainStreets of LaredoBrokeback MountainZeke and NedPretty Boy FloydSomething newStory to screenplay