WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Howard 1905-1976

Overview
Works: 458 works in 1,038 publications in 11 languages and 35,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Gangster films  Film noir  War films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Producer, Director, Speaker, Author, Performer, 001, Film editor, Dedicatee
Classifications: CT275.H6678, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Howard Hughes
 
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Most widely held works by Howard Hughes
Citizen Hughes by Michael Drosnin( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his own words-how Howard Hughes tried to buy America
Scarface by Howard Hawks( Visual )

35 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the Prohibition Era ... This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow"--Container
The outlaw by Howard Hawks( Visual )

91 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Notorious western tells the tale of Billy the Kid and the sexy dame (Jane Russell) who loves him."
Hell's angels by Howard Hughes( Visual )

18 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Oxford buddies fight on opposite sides during World War I. Each is torn between obedience to his country and that of his conscience. The most expensive movie of its time, the film features extensive aerial photography of a dogfight between R.A.F and German fighter planes
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II. Major Dan Kirby (John Wayne) is hard on his marines. his subordinate Captain Carl Griffin thinks the Major is overdoing it, but Kirby proves that there is a method to his madness after all
The racket by John Cromwell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation
His kind of woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect
The front page( Visual )

25 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earle Williams, a convict about to be executed, escapes, throwing the Criminal Court Building into chaos. Newspaper reporters attempt to "scoop" the story by holding Williams in a roll top desk in the press room
Angel face by Otto Preminger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Preminger's 'moodily fluid studies in perverse psychology' made at Fox in the forties and early fifties, here with the recurring noir theme of fatally obsessive relationships. Characteristically Preminger plays down the hysteria inherent in melodrama and does not employ noir chiaroscuro. Mitchum's almost dreamy restraint has the effect of heightening the sense of fatalism. Simmons' real obsession is her father. Outwardly angelic but inwardly predatory, her very blankness, suggestive of icy sexuality runs counter to the femme fatale stereotype
The conqueror by Dick Powell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 12th century China, Genghis Khan falls in love with the daughter of his enemy
Classic westerns collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films on one DVD
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Universal Newsreels, Release 683, July 11, 1938( Visual )

and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 684, July 13, 1938( Visual )

and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 685, July 18, 1938( Visual )

and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes his life, loves & films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the life of one of the 20th Century's most important Americans!
Universal Newsreels, Release 684, June 20, 1955( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 683, June 16, 1955( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hell's angels( Book )

6 editions published between 1928 and 1930 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sin of Harold Diddlebock( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years after his triumphs as a freshman on the football field, Harold is a mild-mannered clerk who dreams about marrying the girl at the desk down the aisle. But losing his job destroys that dream, and when he finds a particularly potent drink at his local bar, he goes on a very strange and funny rampage (with a lion in tow)
 
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Alternative Names
Hauard Hjuz

Hovard Hjuz

Hovards Hjūzs

Howard Hughes Amerikaans filmregisseur

Howard Hughes aviateur et homme d'affaires américain

Howard Hughes imprenditore, regista e aviatore statunitense

Howard Hughes lotnik amerykański, przedsiębiorca lotniczy

Howard Hughes US-amerikanischer Unternehmer und Luftfahrtpionier

Hughes, Howard 1905-1976

Hughes, Howard Robard

Hughes Howard Robard 1905-1976

Χάουαρντ Χιουζ

Говард Г'юз

Хауард Хјуз

Хауърд Хюз

Хьюз, Говард

Ҳовард Ҳюз

הווארד יוז

יוז, הווארד 1905־1976

هوارد هيوز

هوارد هیوز

ஹோவார்ட் ஹியூஸ்

하워드 휴스 비행사, 공학자, 산업가, 영화 제작자

ハワード・ヒューズ

ヒューズ, ハワード

侯活·曉治

霍华德·休斯

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Hell's angelsFlying leathernecksHughes, the private diaries, memos and letters : the definitive biography of the first American billionaireHoward Hughes : the untold storyHoward Hughes : the secret lifeHoward Hughes : aviatorMelvin and Howard