WorldCat Identities

Frank, Harriet Jr

Works: 148 works in 541 publications in 8 languages and 11,135 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Road films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Other, Producer, Performer, htt
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Harriet Frank
Most widely held works by Harriet Frank
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

49 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story
The cowboys( Visual )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, he is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under his tutelage; however, neither he nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Hud by Martin Ritt( Visual )

36 editions published between 1962 and 2021 in 3 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama which portrays the conflicts of a Texas ranch family in which a cynical uncle and a venerable grandfather vie for the respect and admiration of a naive seventeen-year-old boy
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and Dakota and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Newman stars as a crafty drifter in Mississippi who drops like a bomb into the wealthy Varner family, already a stewpot of lust, rivalry, and dysfunction. Orson Welles is the manipulative paterfamilias; Joanne Woodward his intelligent, wary daughter; Anthony Franciosa his weakling son; Angela Lansbury his long-suffering mistress; and Lee Remick his sexed-up daughter-in-law
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised by an Arizona Apache tribe is forced to confront the society he despises when he sells the boarding house he inherits
Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an endearing comic love story, a gutsy divorced mother eager to make it as a horse trainer on a small desert ranch is courted by the town's most eligible widower and her ne'er-do-well ex-husband
The Reivers by Mark Rydell( Visual )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and French and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on William Faulkner's warm, humorous, poignant story about a the advent of the automobile, a horse race and a boy's loss of innocence during an great adventure in the early 1900's South
Special effects by Harriet Frank( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home from the hill by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

19 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wade Hunnicutt is a big man who looms over the Texas backwoodsmen who work his land, over the embittered wife that he cheats on, and over the sons who strive for their father's respect. An emotionally volatile tale of an epic clash between generations. Wade's sons, determined to be their own men, are in danger of repeating their father's life-crippling legacy of lust and violence
Stanley & Iris by Martin Ritt( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love story about 2 blue-collar workers trapped in their own private prisons. Stanley is held back by his inability to read or write, while Iris is paralyzed emotionally by the loss of her husband. Together they set out to help each other, and end up learning to live and, ultimately, love again
Single : a novel by Harriet Frank( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the world of women alone, single by fate and choice, an elegant and literary foray into lives that are given to a search for self, happiness, laughter and sexuality
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
Hud ; Norma Rae ; and, the long, hot summer : three screenplays by Irving Ravetch( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conrack by Martin Ritt( Visual )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an idealistic, innovative teacher on a remote South Carolina island. His unorthodox teaching methods bring him into conflict with the reactionary school superintendent
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( Visual )

28 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rancher hires 11 schoolboys to drive his cattle to market when the gold rush lures all the men away. Along the trail the boys learn how to do their job and become men
Ten wanted men( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randolph Scott (The Tall T) rides tall in the saddle as a powerful cattle rancher in this action-packed western. Scott stars as John Stewart, an Arizona rancher determined to rule his vast empire with strong-willed integrity. Stewart meets with opposition, however, from local landowner Wick Campbell (Richard Boone, Have Gun, Will Travel) who prefers the persuasive power of the pistol to the letter of the law. Suddenly Stewart is forced to defend himself and the woman he loves (Jocelyn Brando, The Big Heat) against Campbell's renegades who are determined to ransack the town. Now Stewart must take a life-and-death stand in a rugged confrontation that pits one man of justice against the overwhelming odds of Ten Wanted Men
Run for cover by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2019 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict survives a lynch mob and becomes the town's sheriff once word of his gun skills reach the local townsfolk
The date night 4-movie collection ; Murphy's romance ; Places in the heart ; Steel magnolias ; My best friend's wedding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steel magnolias: A hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life
William Faulkner's The reivers by William Faulkner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warm, humorous, poignant story about a boy's loss of innocence and a memoir and loving re-creation of turn-of-the-century Dixie
Norma Rae / Working Girl double feature : 2 DVD set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working Girl (Melanie Griffith), a bright Wall Street secretary, rises to a professional position by posing as her classy but treacherous boss. Working girl originally released in 1988, by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
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controlled identityBonner, James P.

Bonner, James B.

Bonner, James P. 1917-2020

Frank, Hank

Frank, Harriet

Frank, Harriet, Jr.

Frank, Harriet, Jr., 1917-

Frank, Harriet Jr. 1917-2020

Frank Jr, Harriett

Frank Junior, Harriett

Goldstein, Harriet 1917-2020

Goldstein, Harriett

Harriet Frank

Harriet Frank, Jr. American screenwriter

Harriet Frank, Jr. Amerikaans filmproducente

Harriet Frank, Jr. guionista estadounidense

Harriet Frank, Jr. guionista estatunidenca

Harriet Frank, Jr. scénariste américaine

Harriet Frank, Jr. sceneggiatore statunitense

Harriet Frank Jr. skenariste amerikane

Harriet Frank Jr. US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin

Harriet Franková americká scenáristka

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