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Armstrong, Su

Overview
Works: 19 works in 42 publications in 3 languages and 3,281 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Coming-of-age films  Made-for-TV movies  Documentary television programs  History  Detective and mystery films  Biographical television programs  Biographical films  Case studies  Television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Su Armstrong
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Hunting, a young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
RKO 281 by Benjamin Ross( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
The Last of the Blonde Bombshells( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One has lost her marbles, another is dead. A third is in prison, a fourth the worse for liquor. A fifth has sworn off the devil's music and the sixth - Elizabeth - is daydreaming about reforming the band. As a teenager in the war years, Elizabeth was a sax-player with the Blond Bombshells, until a scandal blew the band apart. But now, some five decades later, encouraged by Patrick, an old rogue from her youth and no less of a rogue today, she sets off in search of the survivors with a dream of recreating their former glories"--Container
Around the block by Christina Ricci( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christina Ricci stars in director Sarah Spillane's inspirational drama, a world premiere at the 2013 Toronto Film Festival. With encouragement from a drama teacher (Christina Ricci), a teen in Sydney, Australia (Hunter Page-Lochard) confronts his past and eventually takes control of his future. AROUND THE BLOCK is about breaking cycles and building dreams. Set in a contemporary, tough, inner-city precinct, this is a story of revenge and triumph, as a teenage boy is torn between his unexpected love of theatre and the disintegration of his family. With encouragement from his unconventional American drama teacher, he confronts his past and eventually takes control of his future
Shot through the heart( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two close friends find themselves on opposite sides when war breaks out in Yugoslavia
Citizen Kane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RKO 281: language and some graphic sexual images
Citizen Kane( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicling the stormy life of an influential publishing tycoon, the Best Original Screenplay Academy Award winner is rooted in themes of power, corruption, and vanity: the American Dream lost in the mystery of a dying man's last word, 'Rosebud'
The battle over Citizen Kane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his film "Citizen Kane" over the objections of Willian Randolph Hearst
Ciudadano Kane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Disparo al corazón( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinopsis: después de 20 años juntos, dos amigos se encuentran enfrentados a ambos lados de las líneas enemigas en la guerra civil de Bosnia. La ciudad de Sarajevo, abandonada por los civiles que temen morir en el conflicto, se convierte de este modo en un campo de batalla donde los dos hombres tendrán que luchar a muerte
Citizen Welles two classic films from legendary writer, director and actor Orson Welles( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Débarquant à Hollywood en 1940 avec une réputation de génie, grâce au succès de son canular radiophonique "La guerre des mondes", le jeune Orson Welles n'arrive pas à trouver le sujet de son premier long métrage. Or, tout Hollywood attend de lui un chef-d'oeuvre. Lors d'un dîner au château du milliardaire William Randolf Hearst, magnat de l'édition et de la presse, Welles a une altercation avec celui-ci et décide de réaliser son film sur lui. Il persuade les scénaristes Herman J. Mankiewicz et John Houseman de coécrire le script, et trouve l'appui financier de la RKO en dépit des réticences initiales de son président George Schaefer."
Citizen Kane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

RKO 281: Dramatizes Orson Welles battle to produce Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dans le banlieue pauvre de Boston, Will Hunting erre de job en job. Il passe sa vie dans les bars avec ses copains Chuckie, Morgan et Billy, à chahuter, boire, draguer ou chercher la bagarre. Mais grâce à son talent prodigieux pour les mathémathiques, Will attire l'attention du professeur Lambeau
El Indomable Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La mante más brillante de la universidad americana no la posee un profesor... sino un chico que limpia los suelos de los depachos, Will Hunting. Will es un chico obstinado y pobre con dos asignaturas pendientes: la vida y la relación con su novia, una chica de buena familia. Amenazado por una pena de preisión después de más de un altercado con la Ley, el destino de Will está en manos de su terapeuta, que podría ser la única persona capaz de ayudarle a encontrar su destino
El ciudadano Kane : su verdadera historia = RKO : the battle over "citizen Kane"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A principios de los años 40, un joven director, Orson Welles, y el magnate William Randolph Hearst, lucharon ferozmente para realizar una controversial película llamada "RKO 281". Dicha película se convirtió en la más aclamada del siglo 20, luego bautizada como "El ciudadano Kane". Relatada con el mismo espíritu con el que Welles la pudo haber presentado RKO 281 hace un recuento de los obstáculos e intensos conflictos que rodearon la realización de ésta épica película. Es una exploración del conflicto entre el arte y el comercio. Mezclando mitología con historia, cinco actores nominados al Oscar juntan sus talentos para que ésta poco conocida y fascinante historia cobre vida."--Envase
Citizen Kane: Ultimate collector's edition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Citizen Kane 70th anniversary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Citizen Kane, following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. In RKO-281, Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Jie qu ren sheng = Around the block( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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