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Poe, Amos

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Most widely held works about Amos Poe
 
Most widely held works by Amos Poe
Rocket Gibraltar by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging writer's extended family gathers at his seaside home to celebrate his 77th birthday
The guitar( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Melody is diagnosed with terminal cancer and given two months to live, she blows her savings and maxes out her credit cards to pursue her dreams, which include romance and learning to play the electric guitar
Alphabet City by Edward Dubrowsky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny rules a small part of Manhattan for a crime syndicate, but when he refuses to burn down the building where his family lives he must use his wits to stay alive
Steve Earle : Just an American boy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the period following the release of Steve Earle's controversial song "John Walker's blues." Includes live performances, interviews and the music video for the song "Jerusalem."
Blank generation ; Dancing barefoot( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blank generation tells the story of punk music in New York City in the mid-70s and documents the moment in musical history when diversity blossomed. Dancing barefoot traces the musical journey of Ivan Kral (the Patti Smith Group)
Orphans 7 : a collection of orphan films( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Orphan Film Symposium is a biennial gathering of scholars, archivists, media artists, curators, preservationists, librarians, collectors, distributors, documentarians, students, researchers, musicians, and others devoted to saving, studying, and screening all manner of neglected moving image artifacts. Since 1999, the enterprise has grown into a year-round research and preservation of an eclectic array of rediscovered films and videos. This DVD sampler of orphan films was produced exclusively for those participating in the 7th Orphan Film Symposium [on April 7-10], 2010. The eleven titles come from the libraries of the two institutions that have hosted and organized Orphans 1 through 7, the University of South Carolina and New York University. They represent some of the many categories of images that fall under the rubric of 'orphan film': newsreels, outtakes, sponsored films, documentary fragments, silent and public domain works, educational and advocacy films, raw footage, appropriated video, and home movies."--Container
Unmade beds( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2020 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See Debbie Harry in this 1976 drama from "No Wave" filmmaker Amos Poe. This is the story of Rico in New York City, who imagines he lives in Paris during the time of "New Wave." filmmaking
TV party : the documentary( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From 1978 to 1982 Glenn O'Brien hosted a New York City cable tv show called TV Party. Co-hosted by Chris Stein of Blondie and directed by filmmaker Amos Poe, television went where it had never gone before. Walter Steding and the TV Party orchestra provided musical accompaniment to worlds of music, art, punk politics and alternative consciousness ..."--Container
The foreigner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2020 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"European secret agent Max Menace arrives in New York City, waiting for his contact to tell him his assignment. He becomes entangled with an assortment of odd characters and situations, but never learns why he's there"--Erich Mees at IMDb website
La Pacifica by Joel Rose( Book )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frogs for snakes( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlocky in love, Eva dreams of abandoning the twisted underworld and living a quieter life on the beaches of Long Island. Her mob-boss ex-husband Al is a theatre impresario who promises acting roles in his upcoming production to those actors willing to kill for the part
Glenn O'Brien's TV party : the Halloween show, October 30, 1979( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Halloween 1979 happened to fall on a Wednesday, which means it was TV Party night! At 11PM, when White House records show that President Carter had retired for the night, Glenn O'Brien welcomed viewers to, "the TV show that's a costume party, but which could be a political party." ..." from container
Glenn O'Brien's TV party : premier episode, December 18, 1978( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1978 New York City was the scene of a movement called "punk" or "new wave"--An explosion of rebel music, underground art, and new cinema. Glenn O'Brien was in the middle of it, writing his column, Glenn O'Brien's BEAT, for Andy Warhol's Interview Magazine ... He started his own show, Glenn O'Brien's TV Party ... this was the premier show"--Container
Subway riders( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2020 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1981 drama from "No Wave" director Amos Poe shot in New York City. A psychotic street saxophonist lures victims into dark city spots with his haunting music then shoots them. Seedy characters, including a cop with a junkie wife, an upstairs sax-hating prostitute, and other lost souls litter the landscape
Glenn O'Brien's TV party : the crusades show, February 17, 1981( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"February 17, 1981. Reagan was the new president. Iran had just released its American hostages, and Israel and the PLO had rejected Egypt's peace plan. It was a grim moment and TV Party decided to do something about it. Glenn announced a new Crusade to take back the Holy Land ..."--Container
Just an American boy : a film about Steve Earle by Steve Earle( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the period following the release of Steve Earle's controversial song "John Walker's blues." Includes live performances, interviews and the music video for the song "Jerusalem."
Triple bogey on a par 5 hole by Amos Poe( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Levys, a glamorous couple, used to make their living robbing golfers, until they met their fatal handicap. Years later, scriptwriter Remy Gravell, investigating their death, decides to observe the Levy progeny while they sail endlessly round Manhattan in their luxury yacht. It's a hothouse atmosphere, brat-generation neurosis taken to its limits: Satch is a macho punk; dreadlocked kid sister Bree is precociously insightful; and ice queen Amanda walks like Madonna and talks like Truman Capote. Remy isn't likely to get the answers from them, their lawyer, or his niece
Glenn O'Brien's tv party : the heavy metal show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This show, with a "Mock Penis Envy" backdrop by Jean-Michel Basquiat, features a guitar line up of Chiris Stein, Lenny Ferrari, Patrick Geoffrois of the Contortions, plus Glenn, Basquiat, Snuky Tate and Walter Steding on guitar and vocals and Bradley Field on electronic drums"--Container
The foreigner by Amos Poe( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You talk too much( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Amos Poe

Amos Poe Amerikaans filmregisseur

Amos Poe director de cine estadounidense

Amos Poe director de cinema estatunidenc

Amos Poe réalisateur américain

Amos Poe regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

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Amos Poe stiúrthóir scannán Meiriceánach

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Porges, Amos Jay

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