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Allen, Dede

Overview
Works: 48 works in 118 publications in 5 languages and 12,543 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Gangster films  Western films  Historical films  History  Teen films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, Other, fme
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The breakfast club by Emilio Estevez( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,361 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 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Jack Crabb, the 121-year-old sole survivor of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, narrates his colorful life story, he tells about everything, from his adoption by Cheyenne Indians to his marriages and friendship with Wild Bill Hickok. His tall tales indicate he just may be one of the biggest liars who roamed the West
Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,284 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 )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a single weekend, college professor and writer Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. Along for the ride are his gifted but troubled student, his eccentric editor, the married chancellor of his university who is pregnant with his child, and his sultry student boarder
Slaughterhouse-five by George Roy Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 869 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 )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small New Mexican village threatened by development and how a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit
Slap Shot by George Roy Hill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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. --
The Wiz by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 664 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 Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When long-lost Uncle Fester reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, Gomez and Morticia plan a celebration to wake the dead, but Wednesday barely has time to warm up her electric chair before Thing points out Fester's uncommonly "normal" behavior. Could this Fester be a fake, part of an evil scheme to raid the Addams fortune?
Bonnie and Clyde by Arthur Penn( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and French and held by 478 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
John Q by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 428 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
Night moves by Arthur Penn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 397 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
Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinque anni della vita del giornalista americano John Reed e della sua compagna Louise Bryant, dal 1915 al 1920, dalla vita bohémienne del Greenwich Village al diretto coinvolgimento nella rivoluzione sovietica e nel dibattito della Seconda Internazionale. (Mereghetti)
Henry & June by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 118 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
Alice's Restaurant by Arthur Penn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free-flowing, freewheeling, counter-culture comedy set during the turbulent 60's adapted from Guthrie's musical monologue Alice's Restaurant Massacre. Guthrie portrays the embodiment of America's youth, a young man who sees his life beginning to unravel through psychedelic drug-fueled haze, as he and his friends (and the plot) spin toward an explosive conclusion
Dog day afternoon by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 94 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)
The Missouri breaks by Arthur Penn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse thief Tom Logan has set his sights on the horses and daughter of rancher David Braxton. However, Braxton has hired the infamous Lee Clayton to make sure that his possessions are safe and that any horse thief is stopped in his tracks
America, America by Elia Kazan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 86 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 69 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 )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York policeman discovers that honesty is not expected to be part of his job. He endures scorn and mistreatment from his fellow cops while attempting to perform his job with integrity
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, Dorothea Carothers.

Allen, Dorothea Carothers 1925-2010

Allen, Dorothea Corothers

Carothers Allen, Dorothea 1925-2010

Corothers Allen, Dorothea

Dede Allen Amerikaans filmeditor

Dede Allen montatrice statunitense

Dede Allen US-amerikanische Cutterin

Dede Allen US-amerikanische Filmeditorin

Деде Аллен

דידי אלן

دده آلن تدوینگر آمریکایی

デデ・アレン

妲迪·亞倫

戴迪·艾倫

Languages
English (78)

German (4)

Italian (3)

French (1)

Caddo (1)

Covers
Wonder boysSlap ShotThe Addams familyHenry & JuneThe Missouri breaks