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Astrachan, Joshua

Overview
Works: 14 works in 61 publications in 5 languages and 6,831 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Coming-of-age films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films  Humor 
Roles: fmp, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joshua Astrachan
A prairie home companion by Robert Altman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As if the result of some strange mass-media fluke, the popular radio program "A Prairie Home Companion" somehow managed to survive the television age to entertain its audience every Saturday night from the stage of the historic Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minn. Week after week, hangdog host G.K. serves as unflappable emcee to an amiable hodgepodge of radio-friendly acts that include the likes of popular country duo Yolanda and Rhonda Johnson and singing cowboys the Old Trailhands. This is one show where the under-the-line antics are nearly as entertaining as the program itself. The efforts of down-on-his-luck private dick and backstage doorkeeper Guy Noir discovers the true identity of a mysterious blonde and helps aspiring teen singer Lola to find her true voice before a live audience. There is still plenty of fun and mystery to be had at the old Fitzgerald before the final curtain falls
Paterson by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paterson vit à Paterson, New Jersey, cette ville des poètes, de William Carlos Williams à Allen Ginsberg, aujourd'hui en décrépitude. Chauffeur de bus d'une trentaine d'années, il mène une vie réglée aux côtés de Laura, qui multiplie projets et expériences avec enthousiasme et de Marvin, bouledogue anglais. Chaque jour, Paterson écrit des poèmes sur un carnet secret qui ne le quitte pas.(allocine.fr)
Short term 12 by Destin Cretton( Visual )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Grace [is] a twenty-something supervisor at a group home for troubled teens. She's passionate, tough and in love with her long-term boyfriend and co-worker, Mason ... But Grace's difficult past, her fierce independence--and the arrival of a distraught new girl at the facility--create complications that push Grace and Mason to the brink. How this couple overcomes those challenges is what makes this film an entirely unique love story. Grace and Mason come to embrace a surprising future together, discovering truth, humor and family in unexpected places along the way"--Container
Friends with kids by Westfeldt Jennifer( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a close-knit circle of friends ... lives change once they have kids. The last two singles in the group ... observe the effect that kids have had on their friends' relationships and wonder if there's a better way to make it work. When they decide to have a child together--and date other people--their unconventional 'experiment' leads everyone in the group to question the nature of friendship, family, and, finally, true love"--Container
Kicks by Justin Tipping( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"15-year-old Brandon longs for a pair of the freshest sneakers that money can buy to help him escape the reality of being poor and picked on by everyone. Working hard to get them, he soon finds that the titular shoes have instead made him a target"--Container
Louder than bombs by Joachim Trier( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fractious family of a father and his two sons confront their different feelings and memories of their deceased wife and mother, a famed war photographer
That's what she said by Backstreet Boys (gruppo musicale)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaded and bitter Dee Dee, hopeless romantic Bebe, and human train wreck Clementine are about to experience the worst day of their lives. Follow this fearsome threesome as they embark on a hilarious misadventure around New York City, surviving disastrous haircuts, vomit-inducing cab rides and a freak encounter with a murderous vibrator
Las Vidas de Grace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace es una joven veinteañera que trabaja como supervisora en un centro de acogida para adolescentes en situación de vulnerabilidad. Cuando ingresa en el centro Jayden, una chica inteligente y rebelde, Grace descubre que no puede seguir eludiendo los problemas que arrastra desde la infancia, que están afectando tano a la relación con su pareja como a su vida laboral
Partisan by Leonard Cohen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised to become an assassin, 11-year-old Alexander begins to question the ways of the cult-like commune he was born into, pitting him against father figure and leader Gregori (Vincent Cassell) in this Sundance award-winning thriller
The company by Robert Altman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-scenes look at the world of dance as seen through the eyes of a talented young dancer on the brink of success
Kicks, historia de unas zapatillas = Kicks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brandon, de 15 años, anhela un par de zapatillas. Una vez que las consigue, se convierte en el objetivo de unos matones que le pegan y se las roban. En un esfuerzo por probar su madurez, Brandon y sus dos mejores amigos se embarcan en un peligroso viaje donde nada es tan simple como parece
Un plan perfecto : (Amigos con hijos)( Visual )

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

La vida en Nueva York para un círculo de seis amigos es maravillosa, hasta que llegan los primeros hijos y las vidas de todos cambian. Los dos únicos que permanecen solteros no quieren renunciar a tener un hijo, así que se les ocurre un plan perfecto, deciden tenerlo sin ser pareja
Segreti di famiglia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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