WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Howard 1905-1976

Overview
Works: 462 works in 971 publications in 5 languages and 34,792 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Producer, Director, Speaker, Performer, Film editor, 001
Classifications: CT275.H6678, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Howard Hughes Publications by Howard Hughes
posthumous Publications by Howard Hughes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Howard Hughes
 
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Most widely held works by Howard Hughes
Citizen Hughes by Michael Drosnin ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his own words-how Howard Hughes tried to buy America
Scarface by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama of the life and death of a Chicago gangster of the 1920s
The outlaw by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
81 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 756 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 )
16 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Oxford buddies fight on opposite sides during WWI. Each is torn between obedience to his country and that of his conscience. Produced and directed by billionaire Howard Hughes, and for its time was the most expensive film ever made
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2007 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 )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Thomas McQuigg is an honest cop who wants to keep the rackets out of his precinct. The problem is that a national crime syndicate has moved into the city and is being fronted by a local hood, Nick Scanlon. After Scanlon tries to kill him, McQuigg and one of his patrolmen, Bob Johnson, decide to make an arrest that will stick, despite all of the corruption around them
The front page ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a convicted murderer escapes, a newspaper man who had been about to go on his honeymoon discovers (aided by his conniving boss) that the story means more to him than the marriage. Blurb on container refers to a different film adaptation of the same play, His girl Friday, in which the reporter is a woman
His kind of woman! ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 318 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
Angel face by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Mrs. Tremayne is mysteriously poisoned with gas, ambulance driver Frank Jessup meets her refined but sensuous stepdaughter Diane, who quickly pursues and infatuates him. Under Diane's seductive influence, Frank is soon the Tremayne chauffeur, but he begins to suspect danger under her surface sweetness. When he shows signs of pulling away, Diane schemes to get him in so deep he'll never get out
The conqueror by Dick Powell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 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 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four western films on one DVD
Howard Hughes his life, loves & films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the life of one of the 20th Century's most important Americans!
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 66 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
Ciudadano Hughes by Michael Drosnin ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 683, June 16, 1955 ( )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 684, July 13, 1938 ( )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 684, June 20, 1955 ( )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 685, July 18, 1938 ( )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 683, July 11, 1938 ( )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hell's angels ( Book )
4 editions published between 1928 and 1930 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hughes, Howard Robard
Hughes, Howard Robard, 1905-1976
יוז, הווארד, 1905־1976
ヒューズ, ハワード
Languages
English (346)
Spanish (5)
French (1)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
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