WorldCat Identities

Hunter, Ross

Works: 174 works in 534 publications in 4 languages and 12,488 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Musical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Musicals  Historical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Ross Hunter
Most widely held works by Ross Hunter
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( Visual )

36 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy in which a carefree bachelor and carefree career girl share a telephone party line. Mutual hostility develops without their ever having met. When they finally become acquainted attitudes begin to change
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

47 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of two widows and their troubled daughters, In the search for success as an actress, Lora neglects her daughter. Lora's black housekeeper's daughter repudiates her mother by trying to pass for white. As the years pass, each of the four women realizes that she has been living out an emotionally fruitless existence
Thoroughly modern Millie by George Roy Hill( Visual )

22 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Thoroughly modern Millie' is the story of an innocent country girl who comes to the big city in search of a husband. Along the way she becomes the secretary of the rich and famous Trevor Graydon, befriends the sweet Miss Dorothy, fights off white slaver Mrs. Meers and hooks up with a lively paper clip salesman, Jimmy. In the end it takes a rich and nutty jazz baby like Muzzy to unravel all these complications, give a great party, and match up lovers
Flower drum song by Oscar Hammerstein( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2019 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang Ta, a handsome college student living in Chinatown, complications, merriment, and many musical numbers ensue
All that heaven allows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Scott, an attractive and wealthy New England widow, creates a social outcry in her community and within her family when she becomes romantically involved with Ron Kirby, her much younger gardener
Imitation of life( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives. 1959 version: Two single mothers, a down-on-her-luck actress and a homeless woman, attempt to find happiness for themselves and their daughters
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2019 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention and the use of the town's only resuscitator--at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the life-saving device. Bob and the doctor's widow, Helen, find themselves inextricably linked amid a series of increasingly wild twists, turns, trials, and tribulations.--Container
The thrill of it all! by Roxy Music (Musical group)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor's peaceful domestic life is turned upside down when his restless spouse becomes famous doing television commercials
Airport by George Seaton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manager of an international airport must juggle personal crises with professional responsibilities as he attempts to keep his blizzard-torn facility open to rescue a bomb-damaged jetliner
Tammy and the bachelor ; Tammy tell me true ; Tammy and the doctor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy and the bachelor: As a little Mississippi riverboat girl, Tammy falls in love with a wealthy southern gentleman after she and her rascally grandfather rescue him from a plane crash -- Tammy tell me true: The adventures of Tammy continue in college, where the worldly-wise small-town gal helps a broken-hearted artist paint a happy future, teaches a haughty heiress that the Golden Rule is more precious than gold, and finds true love with a shy, handsome young professor -- Tammy and the doctor: Tammy travels to Los Angeles to become a nurse and turns the handsome young intern inside out with her unique bedside manner
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed. Lover come back: Business gets mixed with pleasure when two advertising executives go after the same account. Send me no flowers: A hypochrondriac gets the wrong diagnosis and decides to arrange for a 'future' husband for his very confused wife
If a man answers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rich socialite Chantal marries Eugene, a photographer, and everything seems blissful until her envious friend attempts to break them up. In desperation, Chantal turns to her mother, but the advice she receives may do more harm than good
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

9 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
Midnight lace by David Miller( Visual )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and French and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this woman-in-peril suspense film, set in London, the sanity of a newlywed heiress comes into question when, after a number of unwitnessed near-fatal accidents and life-threatening phone calls, she claims to be the target of a stalker. As time passes and her reports of more calls and a visit from a mysterious stranger nobody else sees are met with skepticism by everybody, the woman begins to unravel and becomes increasingly paranoid, suspecting everyone around her, including her debonair new husband
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

25 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attractive wealthy New England widow defies social constraints when she falls for her much younger gardener
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Flower drum song( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hong Kong girl comes to San Francisco for an arranged marriage to an Americanized nightclub owner who is already engaged to a sultry singer
The Chalk garden( Visual )

7 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a family conflict over possession of an emotionally troubled child which comes to a climax after the hiring of a mysterious Nanny
Portrait in black ; Madame X( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame X: A woman is blackmailed by her mother-in-law into leaving her politician husband and their baby. Twenty years later, she finds herself on trial for murder where she is defended by her own son
Battle Hymn by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a WWII fighter pilot Colonel Dean Hess (Hudson) accidentally bombed a German orphanage, killing thirty-seven children. After entering the ministry to atone for the tragedy, Hess eventually rejoins the Air Force to train pilots in South Korea, while devoting his spare time to building a shelter for orphans. But now, to protect these children in a territory fraught with danger, he must fight ... and face the past once again!"--Container
Classic war collection : 4 movie marathon : To hell and back; Battle hymn; Gray lady down; Wake Island( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake Island: A handful of U.S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Pillow talk
Imitation of lifeAll that heaven allowsMagnificent obsessionThe thrill of it all!AirportIf a man answersAll that heaven allowsThe Chalk gardenBattle Hymn
Alternative Names
Fuss, Martin

Ross Hunter Amerikaans filmproducent (1920-1996)

Ross Hunter amerykański producent filmowy i telewizyjny, aktor

Ross Hunter producteur de cinéma américain

Ross Hunter produttore cinematografico statunitense

Ross Hunter US-amerikanischer Filmarchitekt

Росс Гантер кіно- та телевізійний продюсер, актор

Росс Хантер

רוס האנטר שחקן אמריקאי

راس هانتر بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و معلم آمریکایی

روس هنتر



English (234)

German (2)

Italian (1)

French (1)