WorldCat Identities

Roos, Fred

Overview
Works: 101 works in 323 publications in 5 languages and 20,871 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Crime films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Teen films  Juvenile delinquency films  Romance films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Originator, Interviewee, Production personnel, Author, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fred Roos
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought together at a country house, Mary, Colin and Dickon discover a locked and abandoned garden and, through their friendship and care, bring the hidden glade back to beautiful life
The outsiders by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 2,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1966 Tulsa, teenagers come two ways. If you're a 'soc, ' you've got money, cars, a future. But if you're a 'greaser, ' you're an outsider with only your friends ... and a dream that someday you'll finally belong."--Container
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

22 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boy and horse are shipwrecked on an island where they become fast friends. Upon their return home they work together for a try in one of the great races at Santa Anita
St. Vincent by Bill Murray( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maggie, a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her twelve-year old son, Oliver. Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a desire for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper, named Daka, Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine, race track, strip club, and a dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart."--Back of container
Lost in Translation by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and French and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged actor and the wife of a photographer meet while on business in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness. Directed and screenplay by Sofia Coppola
Mario Puzo's The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the chronicle of the Corleone family's ascension into gangland dominance
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
The Black stallion returns by Robert Dalva( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black, a stunning stallion and a world-renowned champion race horse, is stolen by mysterious foreigners. His young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno) frantically seeks his return. Alec stows away on a plane to Casablanca and crosses the perilous Sahara Desert. With the help of a special friend named Raj (Vincent Spano), Alec unravels the mystery of Black's theft
Somewhere by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You have probably seen him in the tabloids; Johnny (Stephen Dorff) is living at the legendary Chateau Marmont hotel in Hollywood. He has a Ferrari to drive around in, and a constant stream of girls and pills to stay in with. Comfortably numbed, Johnny drifts along. Then, hia 11-year-old daughter Cleo (Elle Fanning) from his failed marriage arrives unexpectedly at the Chateau. Their encounters encourage Johnny to face up to where he is in life and confront the question that we all must: which path in life will you take?"--Container
Tucker : the man and his dream( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tucker is an engineer and showman who has a vision of the car of the future. Against formidable odds, he raises the money and builds a fleet of them, only to have his factory shut down by Detroit's Big Three auto manufacturers
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret garden: A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Town & country( Visual )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porter's best friend's affair drives him to question his own life and marriage. The two pals go on a cross-country odyssey in search of some meaning to their rapidly disintegrating lives -- or at least some hot babes
The conversation by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A routine wiretapping job turns into a nightmare when Harry, a surveillance man, hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. His investigation of the tape and how it might be used sends Harry spiraling into a web of secrecy, murder, and paranoia
New York stories( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life lessons: The tale of a passionate painter torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant
The black stallion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Walter Farley's classic children's novel, in which an American boy is rescued after a shipwreck off the coast of North Africa by a seemingly untamable wild horse. After surviving together, they develop a bond and begin training to race once they are rescued
Casting by( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, focusing on casting director Marion Dougherty, is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood, combining interviews, extensive archival footage, animated stills and documents
Barfly by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Chinaski leads the life of a barfly - living on the edge to escape the boredom of conformity. Unlike the average drunk he spouts philosophy, quotes Tolstoy & writed gifted & prolific poetry. Between drinking & brawling he meets Wanda Wilcox who shares his outlook on life
One from the heart by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Frannie don₂t seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful and dreamy Fanny leaves down-to-earth Hank on the anniversary of their relationship. Each one of them meets their dream mate, but as bright as they may seem, they are but a stage of lights and colors. Will true love prevail over a seemingly glamorous passion?
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Lost in Translation
Alternative Names
Fenton, Fred Roos-

Fred Roos Amerikaans filmproducent

Fred Roos producteur de cinéma américain

Fred Roos produttore cinematografico statunitense

Fred Roos US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Casting Director

Roos-Fenton, Fred

Фред Роос

فريد روس

フレッド・ルース

弗雷德·魯斯

Languages
English (187)

Italian (5)

French (4)

Spanish (2)

German (2)

Covers
Lost in TranslationThe Godfather DVD collectionRumble fishTown & countryBarfly