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Bogdanovich, Peter 1939-

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Citizen Kane by Orson Welles ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: The story of Charles Foster Kane, a newspaper tycoon whose life is investigated by a magazine reporter trying to discover the meaning of Kane's dying word: "Rosebud"
The last picture show by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
69 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of teenagers in a small Texas town just prior to the hero leaving for Korea and the closing of the town's movie theater
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
This is Orson Welles by Orson Welles ( Book )
39 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orson Welles will leave you agreeing with Marlene Dietrich, who also said (using Welles' words from Touch of Evil): "He was some kind of man. What does it matter what you say about people?"
What's up, doc? by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four red plaid traveling cases-- one of each belonging to a befuddled Iowa musicologist, a strange but bright young woman, a rich matron and a suspicious fellow-- are mixed up at a San Francisco hotel, with hilarious results
Paper moon by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nine-year old cigarette-smoking orphan joins a smooth-talking Bible salesman driving through Depression-era Kansas and manages to show the con man some new tricks
Who the devil made it : conversations with Robert Aldrich, George Cukor, Allan Dwan, Howard Hawks, Alfred Hitchcock, Chuck Jones, Fritz Lang, Joseph H. Lewis, Sidney Lumet, Leo McCarey, Otto Preminger, Don Siegel, Josef von Sternberg, Frank Tashlin, Edgar G. Ulmer, Raoul Walsh by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
place in the movies. Some were football stars, some electrical engineers, lawyers, auto mechanics, airplane designers. Some were trained in silent movies (Dwan, Walsh, Lang, von Sternberg, Hitchcock). Many of them were men who lived to the hilt and brought to their work the residue of their earlier experiences
Infamous by Douglas McGrath ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
John Ford by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
31 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Back Cover: A series designed to fill the need for authoritative and readable books on important directors. Each volume has well over a hundred stills, closely integrated with the text, plus a full filmography
The lady Eve by Preston Sturges ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conniving father and daughter meet up with the heir to a brewery fortune-- a wealthy but naïve snake enthusiast-- and attempt to bamboozle him at a cruise ship card table. Their plan is quickly abandoned when the daughter falls in love with their prey. But when the heir gets wise to her gold-digging ways, she must plot to re-conquer his heart
Mask by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and French and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Rocky Dennis, a personable young man who has craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, a fatal disease which causes hideous facial disfigurement. Rocky is the son of biker Rusty and he is accepted without question by his mom's boyfriends and her cycle buddies, but treated with pity and disgust by much of the outside world. The local high school principal doesn't want to enroll Rocky, but Rusty fights for her son's rights. Rocky eventually falls in love with Diana, a blind girl who cannot see his deformity and is entranced by the boy's kindness and compassion
Who the hell's in it : portraits and conversations by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Peter Bogdanovich, known primarily as a director, film historian and critic, has been working with professional actors all his life." "Now, in his new book, Who the Hell's in It, Bogdanovich draws upon a lifetime of experience, observation and understanding of the art to write about the actors he came to know along the way; actors he admired from afar; actors he worked with, directed, befriended." "Bogdanovich captures - in their words and his - their work, their individual styles, what made them who they were, what gave them their appeal and why they've continued to be America's iconic actors."--BOOK JACKET
Trouble in paradise by Ernst Lubitsch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women"--Container
Pieces of time; Peter Bogdanovich on the movies by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
16 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The killing of the unicorn : Dorothy Stratten (1960-1980) by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cat's meow by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of one of the most notorious Tinseltown legends to circulate at the height of the studio era. In November 1924, a mysterious Hollywood death occurred aboard media mogul William Randolph Hearst's yacht. Included among the famous guests that weekend were Charlie Chaplin, starlet Marion Davies, the studio system creator and producer Thomas Ince, and feared gossip columnist, Louella Parsons
The searchers by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
Daisy Miller by Henry James ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[Daisy Miller is] an expatriate American living abroad in Europe with her daffy mother and bratty kid brother. Daisy is very liberated and very much ahead of her time as her behavior scandalizes the Victorian high society of 1878."--Container
Fury by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder
Make way for tomorrow by Leo McCarey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
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Bogdanovitch, Peter
Thomas, Derek
Thomas, Derek, 1939-
ボグダノヴィッチ, ピーター
English (295)
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Italian (9)
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