WorldCat Identities

Ballhaus, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 290 works in 770 publications in 10 languages and 18,217 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Interviews  Humor  Fiction  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Contributor, Speaker, Performer, Interviewee, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Michael Ballhaus Publications about Michael Ballhaus
Publications by  Michael Ballhaus Publications by Michael Ballhaus
Most widely held works about Michael Ballhaus
 
Most widely held works by Michael Ballhaus
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in New York City just prior to the Civil War, a man seeks to avenge the death of his father and gets caught in the middle of the powerful and corrupt political machines of Manhattan
Something's gotta give ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A middle-aged womanizer falls in love with the mother of his latest youthful conquest, greatly complicating the lives of all involved
The legend of Bagger Vance by Robert Redford ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Junuh, un gran deportista, se verá atraído por la dulce y guapa Adèle. Todo parece ser perfecto para esta pareja, hasta que él debe marchar al frente. A su regreso, nada será igual
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television
Uptown girls ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly is the daughter of a deceased rock legend who is, for the first time in her life, forced to work after her manager steals all her inheritance. With help of her friend, Molly becomes the nanny of Ray, the precocious daughter of a busy music executive. She learns as much about being an adult from Ray, as she teaches Ray about being a child
Goodfellas by Warner Bros. Pictures España ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the rise and fall of Henry Hill, a Brooklyn kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" from his neighborhood. He begins hanging around the mobsters and doing odd jobs until he gains the notice of local chieftain Paulie Cicero. In his teens, Hill distinguishes himself as a "stand-up guy" by choosing jail time over ratting on his accomplices. From that moment on, he is a part of the family. Along with his partner Tommy, he rises through the ranks to become Paulie's lieutenant. Soon he finds himself the target of both the feds and the mobsters
Broadcast news by James L Brooks ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic triangle set in the world of television news. Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman. He's got the smooth charm and handsome good looks that America loves. Jane Craig is the brilliant hot-shot producer, committed to fighting the trend toward flashy, style-over-substance "personality" news, whose job it now is to make Tom look like a newsman. Aaron Altman is the dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, who's jealous and resentful of Tom's instant success both on camera with the public and off camera with Jane
Primary colors by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Stanton, un idealista gobernador de un estado sureño y su esposa Susan, lucharán por llegar a la cima del poder, llevando a cabo una dura campaña electoral repleta de escándalos sexuales
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Columbia Pictures ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
The Marriage of Maria Braun by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black comedy, beginning with a picture of Hitler and an explosion, ending with an explosion and pictures of West German chancellors since the end of World War II, the movie tries to make Maria Braun and her "marriage" of convenience to mercenary tactics and opportunism to achieve prosperity serve as a damning metaphor for the "economic miracle" of West Germany's postwar recovery
The BRD trilogy Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder embarked upon a project to trace the history of postwar Germany in a series of films told through the eyes of 3 remarkable women. The 3 films would garner him the international acclaim for which he had always yearned and place his name foremost in the canon of New German Cinema
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two con men on the Riviera compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and as the competition between the two men, one a sauve and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up, the American heiress holds her ground
The mambo kings by Oscar Hijuelos ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With a suitcase full of songs and hearts filled with passion, two brothers come to America in search of the American dream of fame and fortune
The color of money by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aging pool shark who believes "money won is twice as sweet as money earned", forms a profitable yet volatile partnership with a young pool hustler
Welt am Draht World on a wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The noir-spiked tale of a reluctant action hero, a cybernetics engineer who uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy substituting simulations for reality
Mutter Küsters fahrt zum Himmel Mother Küsters goes to heaven by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in German and English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A factory worker goes berserk one day killing the boss' son and then throwing himself into the machinery. Trying to clear her husband's name, the murderer's widow journeys through ludicrous arenas of yellow journalism and left-wing politics
Despair by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in German and English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hermann Hermann, a Russian emigrant and successful chocolate magnate, starts to experience hallucinations. One day, he meets Felix and is sure that this man is his doppelganger. His delusional thinking leads him to hatch a plan to relieve him of his mental anguish
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in German and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a Spanish coastal hotel, the cast and crew of a film wait for the director, the star and the production money. When the director finally arrives he makes life miserable for everyone. The group is left to petty bickering, attempts at amusement and desperate contacts to make it through the filming of the movie
The departed by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der junge Cop Billy Costigan wuchs in einem kriminellen Mileu auf - er bringt also die besten Voraussetzungen mit, um sich als Maulwurf in das Syndikat des Mafiapaten Frank Coestello einzuschleusen. Sobald er Costellos Vertrauen gewonnen hat, soll er zusammen mit seinen Einsatzleitern den Paten hinter Gittern bringen. Gleichzeitig hat sich Colin Sullivan in der Ermittlungsspezialeinheit bestens bewährt - niemand vermutet, dass er Costellos Maulwurf ist
The fabulous Baker boys by Steven Kloves ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To brødre der ernærer sig som hyggepianister i den bedre ende af branchen får sat skub i karrieren da de danner trio med en smuk sangerinde
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.13 for Uptown gir ... to 0.86 for Michael Ba ...)
Alternative Names
Alexander, Michael 1935-
Languages
English (111)
German (94)
Spanish (26)
Italian (9)
French (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Catalan (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Czech (1)
Covers