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Hanson, Curtis

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Most widely held works by Curtis Hanson
8 mile by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

102 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy, known to his friends as Rabbit, is a young man trying to make his way out of the burned-out shell of inner-city Detroit. Rabbit is a white kid trying to make music in a predominantly African-American community and culture. After Rabbit freezes up in the midst of an MC battle, he's convinced he's missed his chance and that he's doomed to lead a marginal life as a factory rat for the rest of his days. With the help of his friends, and his new girlfriend Alex, Rabbit struggles to work up the courage and the confidence to take one more shot at making his dream a reality
In her shoes by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

46 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-wheeling irresponsible Maggie gets through her life thanks to her remarkable looks and her complete lack of scruples. She constantly goes to her straight-laced, plain-Jane successful lawyer sister Rose when she is in need of financial help. The two sisters have been very close to each other in part because their troubled mother died when they were girls. Maggie discovers hidden letters that reveal she and Rose have a grandmother, but Maggie ends up betraying Rose's trust. Maggie sets off for Florida to find the grandmother. A failed workplace romance forces Rose to rethink her career, a career that has been the center of her life. As Rose tentatively begins a new relationship and Maggie gets to know her grandmother, the two learn a dark family secret that helps smooth the path toward reconciliation
L.A. confidential by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

203 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough film-noir crime films
Wonder boys by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

67 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a single weekend, college professor Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up
The big year( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Looking to shake up their routine lives, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate 'birder' by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realize that the quest for success comes at a price--and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
L.A. Confidential( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough filmnoir crime films
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

32 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington
Chasing Mavericks by Gerard Butler( Visual )

27 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When 15-year-old Jay Moriarty (Weston) discovers that the mythical Mavericks surf break is real, he reaches out to local surfing legend Frosty Hesson (Butler) to train him to ride it. What begins as a mentorship turns into an extraordinary bond that transforms both their lives, as Jay and Frosty learn valuable lessons about conquering fear in pursuit of your dreams"--Container
The river wild by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's skills and courage are put to the ultimate test when an encounter with three mysterious strangers turns her family's white water rafting trip into a living hell
Lucky you by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pro gambler Huck Cheever meets irresistible Billie Offer. He learns to treat love the way he treats cards: trusting his heart instead of his head. Meanwhile, he scrambles to raise the $10K entry fee for the glittery, high-roller World Series of Poker, even though, or maybe because, the tournament may pit him against his estranged father
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed amid spectacular wilderness vistas, NEVER CRY WOLF reveals a world of hypnotic beauty and breathtaking cinematic imagery. An unforgettable adventure begins as Tyler, a young inexperienced biologist, is deposited alone onto the desolate Arctic terrain. Once settled, he struggles to endure the forces of nature as he documents the mysterious habits of the wolves he has been sent to study
The hand that rocks the cradle by Sumit Khanna( Visual )

39 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gynecologist commits suicide after being accused of sexually molesting a patient, his wife deceptively becomes the live-in housekeeper for the woman and, as a bizarre form of revenge, proceeds to make the woman's family her own
L.A. confidential( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LA in the 50's: Notorious gangster Mickey Cohen has just been put away for tax evasion, and now a bunch of his heroin is missing. Outside wise guys would love to move in on Mickey's territory; Captain Dudley Smith of the LAPD has launched a special squad to deal with them. Violent, thuggish team member Bud White's partner is murdered during a robbery at The Nite Owl coffee shop. The responding officer is rising star Detective Lieutenant Ed Exley, whose investigation intersects with that of Detective Jack Vincennes. Their leads point to Pierce Patchett, a drug dealing pimp whose prostitutes are surgically altered to look like movie stars. Nothing is as it seems in the glittering city of Angels, which, despite its open streets and warm welcoming air, is a city constructed of secrets. As Hollywood scandal sheet editor Sid Hudgens says, some things in L.A. are always going to be "Off the record, on the QT, and very hush-hush."
White dog( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German shepherd is adopted by an actress who learns that the dog has been trained to attack only African Americans. Now it's up to an animal trainer to try to change the dog
The bedroom window by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his lover, who is also his boss' wife, witnesses an attempted murder from the bedroom window in his apartment, a young architect testifies in her place to protect her and himself. His perjury is revealed and the attacker is released. His life in danger, he must team up with the victim to fight the justice system, his lover, and the attacker in order to set things right
L.A. confidential : the screenplay by Brian Helgeland( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, Anfang der 50er Jahre: 3 Cops sollen den Mord an 6 Menschen aufklären, die in einem Nachtlokal von Unbekannten erschossen wurden. Die Spuren führen in die Drogen- und Pornoszene. ; de
The silent partner by Elliott Gould( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After getting wind of master criminal Harry Reikle's plan to rob his bank, Miles Cullen hides $50,000 in a safety deposit box. The scheme works, until Reikle learns of the discrepancy and comes looking for Cullen
Bad influence by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Boll, an ambitious young businesman who seems to have everything, befriends Alex, the mysterious drifter, who takes him for a walk on the wild side and a run for his life
The Dunwich horror( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Dunwich long ago experienced horrible occurrences. When a young man gets hold of a rare book on the occult, the evil begins again
Losin' it by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When all-American high-schooler Woody (Cruise) and his Sinatra-obsessed pal Dave (Jackie Earle Haley) decide that it's time to lose their virginity, they enlist the help of their more experienced friend Spider (John Stockwell) and head south of the border. Now, in a hilariously raunchy search for cheap booze, and even cheaper thrills, the intrepid trio will run into fast-food floozies, crooked cops and a close encounter with a doubting would-be divorcee (Shelley Long) that will change Woody's life forever."
 
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L.A. confidentialWonder boysThe river wildLucky youThe hand that rocks the cradleL.A. confidentialThe bedroom windowL.A. confidential : the screenplayThe Dunwich horror
Alternative Names
Collins, Edward 1945-

Collins, Edward 1945-2016

Curtis Hanson Amerikaans filmregisseur

Curtis Hanson amerikai filmrendező

Curtis Hanson amerikansk filmregissör, producent och manusförfattare

Curtis Hanson pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Curtis Hanson réalisateur américain

Curtis Hanson regista statunitense

Curtis Hanson US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor, Schauspieler und Filmproduzent

Hanson, Curtis Lee.

Hanson, Curtis Lee 1945-

Hanson, Curtis Lee 1945-2016

Κέρτις Χάνσον Αμερικανός ηθοποιός και σκηνοθέτης

Кёртис Хэнсон американский актёр и режиссёр

קרטיס הנסון שחקן אמריקאי

كورتيس هانسون ممثل ومخرج أمريكي

کرتیس هنسن

کورتیس هنسن تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

커티스 핸슨

핸슨, 커티스 1945-

カーティス・ハンソン

柯蒂斯·汉森

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