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Ossana, Diana

Works: 32 works in 232 publications in 6 languages and 13,554 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Romance films  Feature films  Drama 
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 )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 3,122 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 2,981 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 )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,449 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 Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 778 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
Streets of Laredo by James Garner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 740 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
Brokeback Mountain by Annie Proulx( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 703 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 Hallmark Home Entertainment( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 539 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 )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 366 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.--
Larry McMurtry's Streets of Laredo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"James Garner stars as Woodrow F. Call, a wizened bounty hunter who has endured the death of his son and the financial failure of his Montana ranch. When a wealthy railroad president hires him to track down a young, cold-blooded bandit, Call travels south to seek out the fugitive and along the way encounters an array of old acquaintances, including his faithful ex-comrade."--Container
Pretty Boy Floyd by Larry McMurtry( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 134 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 )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry McMurtry's Dead man's walk: This prequel to Lonesome Dove introduces Gus and Call when they were young Texas Rangers first experiencing the wild frontier
Le secret de Brokeback mountain by Ang Lee( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in French and English and held by 49 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 )

3 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 37 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
Story to screenplay by Annie Proulx( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a geisha ; Brokeback Mountain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brokeback Mountain: Two men meet in the summer of 1963, a ranch hand and a rodeo cowboy, and they unexpectedly forge a lifelong connection
Streets of Laredo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something new by Ha mi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If love is an adventure, Kenya McQueen has yet to be embarked 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
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

Comanche moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Zeke and Ned : a novel
Alternative Names
Diana Ossana Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Diana Ossana US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin und Filmproduzentin

Ossana, Diana Lynn.

Ossana, Diana Lynn 1949-

Оссана, Дайана

دایانا اسانا فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی


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