WorldCat Identities

Haft, Steven

Overview
Works: 71 works in 260 publications in 7 languages and 9,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  War films  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Romance television programs  Romance films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, fmp
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steven Haft
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

65 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When charismatic English Professor John Keating (Robin Williams) arrives at a strict boys academy, his unconventional teaching methods breathe new life into the curriculum steeped in tradition. With his wit and wisdom, Keating inspires his students to pursue individual passions and make their lives extraordinary! -- Container label
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

39 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegée, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
Hocus Pocus by Kenny Ortega( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three outlandishly wild witches are accidentally conjured up by pranksters, they return from 17th century Salem and set out to cast a spell on the town, but first they must outwit three kids and a talking cat
Tigerland by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En septiembre de 1971, un pelotón de reclutas arriba al campo de entrenamiento de Tigerland, una especie de pantano similar a todos los de Vietnam. Jim Paxton se ha alistado sobre todo para adquirir una experiencia y un conocimiento de la guerra del Vietnam que le permitan después escribir libros sobre la contienda. En Vietnam entabla amistad con Roland Bozz, un tejano que tiene la extraña cualidad de andar siempre metido en problemas
Jakob the Liar by Frank Beyer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Nazi-occupied Poland a poor Jewish cafe owner invents fictitious news bulletins about Allied advances against the Nazis. These lies keep hope and humor alive among the ghetto inhabitants
The singing detective by Jon Amiel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bedridden novelist drifts in and out of consciousness, alternating between a noir-ish fantasy world, his anguished present, and his traumatic childhood
The third miracle( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest is appointed to investigate miracles attributed to a woman in New York. The probe leads Father Frank Shore to the woman's daughter, abandoned when the mother entered a convent, and the two have an affair
Mr. North( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Yale graduate comes to Newport, Rhode Island in the 1920s and earns the wrath of the local doctor by gaining a reputation as a healer
Eulogy by Hank Azaria( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three generations of a dysfunctional family gather to bury the family patriach. In the days leading up to the funeral, family secrets are revealed, old grudges resurface, and the household erupts with renewed vigor
Last dance by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cindy Liggett (Stone) is a convicted killer facing imminent execution until a young lawyer (Morrow) becomes convinced her case doesn't warrant the death penalty
Emma : Shakespeare in love( Visual )

in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
Beyond therapy by Robert Altman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and German and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farcical comedy focuses on Prudence and Bruce, two Manhattanites who are seeking stable romantic relationships with the help of their psychiatrists, each of whom suggests the patient place a personal ad
Jakob the liar( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jakob the Liar: In Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II, poor Jewish cafe owner Jakob Heym accidentally overhears a forbidden radio news bulletin signaling Soviet miliary successes
Good morning, Vietnam by Barry Levinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good morning Vietnam: Imported by the Army for an early morning radio show in Vietnam, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer blasts the formerly staid, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home. The G.I.'s love him, but the brass is up in arms
Jakob the liar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being detained at Gestapo headquarters and overhearing a radio report of a Russian victory, Jacob passes along the good news but has to prove himself
Strange justice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fact-based story about the sexual harassment suit filed by Anita Hill (Regina Taylor) during the appointment trials of Clarence Thomas (Delroy Lindo) for the [U.S.] Supreme Court during the George Bush presidential administration"--Www.IMDb.com (as viewed on 12-17-07)
Lust in the dust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lust in the dust : It's 1884 and legend has it that there's gold buried near sleepy Chili Verde, New Mexico, and there's not a soul in town who's not after it. -- Beyond Therapy : an insane and fast-paced romantic comedy about a bizarre dinner date among Bruce and Prudence, and their lunatic therapists, and Bruce's jealous, gun-wielding homosexual lover Bob, and a whole group of very odd New York characters.--Container
Le cercle des poètes disparus( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Automne 1959. L'Académie Welton est l'une des institutions scolaires les plus réputées, les plus austères et les plus fermées des Etats-Unis. Cette année-là, un professeur de littérature pas comme les autres y fait son entrée. John Keating est bien d'avantage qu'un professeur. Ce qu'il enseigne ne figure dans aucun manuel : c'est l'amour de la vie et de la liberté, la passion de la poésie, le désir d'exprimer sans contrainte tout son potentiel."
Hocus pocus / #209( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three outlandishly wild witches are accidentally conjured up by pranksters, they return from 17th century Salem and set out to cast a spell on the town, but first they must outwit three kids and a talking cat
Hart's war : Thin red line ; Tigerland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thin red line: In World War II, the outcome of the battle of Guadalcanal will strongly influence the Japanese's advance into the Pacific. The reasons for this war get further away as the world for the men gets smaller and smaller until their fighting is for mere survival and the life of the other men with them
 
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Dead Poets Society
Alternative Names
Steven Haft American film producer and writer

Steven Haft Amerikaans filmproducent

Steven Haft US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Autor

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The singing detectiveThe third miracle