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Allen, Dede

Works: 46 works in 133 publications in 5 languages and 14,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Gangster films  History  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, Other, fme
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The breakfast club by John Hughes( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five high school students-- a Rebel, an Athlete, a Brain, a Princess and a Basketcase-- find themselves thrown together serving a Saturday morning detention. They do not have much in common, except giving up their day, sitting in the school library, and writing an essay for the principal. At first, they argue and hate each other, but after smoking some of the Rebel's marijuana, they begin to pour their hearts out to each other. They talk about their fears, secrets, deepest emotions, and problems
Little Big Man by Arthur Penn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Crabb is 121 years old. And he's done it all: he's been a full-fledged Cheyenne, an Indian fighter, a snake oil merchant, master gunman, drinking buddy of wild Bill Hickok, colleague of Buffalo Bill, and is the only survivor of Custer's Last Stand. Crabb is either the Old West's most neglected hero or the biggest liar ever to cross the Mississippi
Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the love affair of John Reed, American Communist, journalist and activist, and Louise Bryant, writer and feminist
Wonder boys by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Douglas interpreta al despistado y alocado profesor Graddy Tripp quien en medio de un festival literario deberá resolver su propia vida y la de aquellos que lo rodean. En medio de esta frenética odisea dos estudiantes desean poner en claro sus sentimientos hacia su profesor. Al mismo tiempo Tripp se entera que su amante esta embarazada y su agente literario está desesperado por que éste escriba un nuevo libro. El panorama no podría ser mejor para construir una de las mejores comedias de los últimos años. Alabada por la crítica especializada, esta gran cinta desarrolla las situaciones más graciosas que conquistarán tu corazón
Bonnie and Clyde by Arthur Penn( Visual )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exploits of the outlaw couple, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, in the midwest of Thirties America had already been the inspiration for earlier films including 'Gun Crazy' and 'They Live by Night'. Here identification with the outlaw group in a hostile world is kept in perspective by abrupt changes in both mood and visual style held together by an ironic and ambivalent mix of thirties folklore and late sixties mood
Slaughterhouse-five by George Roy Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Pilgrim has become unstuck in time. An otherwise typical soldier in WWII, without warning, he jumps back and forth in his life with no control over where he is going next. Sometimes he is an ophthalmologist at home in suburbia; deep in World War II Europe, surviving the Allied bombing of Dresden; on the planet Tralfamadore, being held captive by aliens in an intergalactic zoo--accompanied by a porn star. In the end, he learns that the many tragic and sometimes funny ironies of life--the randomness of tragedy, the cruelty and senselessness of war, and man's complete lack of control over his fate--remain constant
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small New Mexican village threatened by development, a single act of rebellion rekindles pride and strength of spirit
Dog day afternoon by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il 22 agosto 1972, tentando una rapina, due reduci dal Vietnam, SOnny e Sal, restano intrappolati all'interno di una banca con alcuni ostaggi: le forze dell'ordine non riescono a convincere i due ad arrendersi, spalleggiati anzi dalla folla che organizza spontanee manifestazioni di solidarietà, fino a qualdo l'arrivo di un cinico agente dell'Fbi non risolverà la situazione. (Mereghetti)
Slap Shot by George Roy Hill( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This irreverent and hilarious look into the world of professional sports has Paul Newman as the coach of the Chiefs, a struggling minor-league hockey team. To build up attendance at their games, management signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition. Slap Shot's outrageous comedy, hard-hitting action, memorable lines and unforgettable characters have made this classic one of the all-time best sports movies ever!"--Container
The Wiz by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discontented kindergarten teacher living in Harlem is lost in a blizzard and comes upon the wonderland of Oz. There she meets new friends, tries to find her way home, and finds that her life is not so bad after all
The Addams family by Raul Julia( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When long-lost Uncle Fester reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, the other members of the off-beat Addams clan plan a great celebration, only to begin to suspect that he may not be who he claims to be
Night moves by Arthur Penn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former football player and present private detective Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as an aging Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return her stepdaughter. Harry travels to Florida to find her, but he begins to see a connection with the runaway girl, the world of Hollywood stuntmen, and a suspicious mechanic when an unsolved murder comes to light
John Q by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Q. is a factory worker facing financial hardship as a result of reduced hours in his workplace. He and his wife soon discover that their child is in need of an emergency heart transplant. Although they have an HMO, they are informed that their policy doesn't cover such an expensive procedure. Unable to raise the money for the surgury himself and with no recourse but to take his son home to die, John snaps and holds the staff and patients of the hospital's emergency room hostage at gunpoint
Alice's Restaurant by Arthur Penn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the late '60s, a changing social and political climate inspired a new generation to create a lifestyle outside the mainstream. Twenty-two year-old Arlo's journey to find a place for himself and his music includes a visit to his dying father in the hospital, gigs in New York and romps with his friends Alice and Ray, who run a small restaurant in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. And when an incident at Alice's Restaurant plays a pivotal role in Arlo's avoidance of the draft, it send him down a road that he will consider a small price to pay to keep his freedom and his beliefs"--Container verso
The breakfast club( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Saturday detention started at Shermer High School, they were simply the Jock, the Princess, the Brain, the Criminal and the Basket Case, but by that afternoon they had become closer than any of them could have imagined
The Missouri breaks by Arthur Penn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montana Badlands rancher David Brazton is a self-made man, through years of tireless effort and determination; he has transformed his vast and rugged land into a thriving, prosperous empire. So when his livestock, fortune and family are threatened by a ruthless horse thief, Braxton takes matters into his own hands by hiring a sadistic bounty hunter to track down the outlaw
Henry & June by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unconventional American author, Henry Miller, a young Parisian writer, Anais Nin, and Henry's sensual wife, June, forge an unforgettable journey into the uncharted territory of human relationships
America, America by Elia Kazan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is a loose adaptation of the real-life story of Elia Kazan's uncle who grew up as part of the Greek minority in Turkey. He travels to Constantinople to escape persecution, but dreams of living in America
Let it ride( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nosy cab driver gets a hot tip on a race horse everybody says is ready for the glue factory. He wins big, but can't seem to stop gambling. Will he go broke or walk home with a pretty penny?
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in German and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Detective Frank Serpico exposes the corruption he witnesses while working undercover
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The breakfast club
Alternative Names
Allen, Dorothea Carothers.

Allen, Dorothea Carothers 1925-2010

Allen, Dorothea Corothers

Carothers Allen, Dorothea 1925-2010

Corothers Allen, Dorothea

Dede Allen American film editor

Dede Allen Amerikaans filmeditor

Dede Allen Amerikaans filmeditor (1923-2010)

Dede Allen montatrice statunitense

Dede Allen monteuse américaine

Dede Allen US-amerikanische Cutterin

Dede Allen US-amerikanische Filmeditorin

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German (5)

Italian (4)

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Wonder boysSlap ShotThe Addams familyThe Missouri breaksHenry & June