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Ross, Herbert 1927-2001

Overview
Works: 230 works in 747 publications in 6 languages and 16,046 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  Film sequels  Fiction  Comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Producer, Choreographer, Author, Performer, Film editor, Actor, Conductor, Creator, Instrumentalist, fmd, Dedicatee, Other, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Herbert Ross
 
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Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )
34 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young diabetic's decision to have a baby may cost her life. This choice leaves her own mother torn between love and anger, while her loyal friends support her and try to deal with their own feelings
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )
82 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
City-boy Ren McCormick finds he has been moved into an uptight Midwestern town where the local officials have banned dancing and rock 'n roll music. Ren revolts with his best friend Willard and the minister's daughter. A timeless struggle between innocent teenage pleasures and adults' need for rigid morality
The Goodbye girl by Herbert Ross( Visual )
25 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a woman's ex-husband sublets her apartment right out from under her and she refuses to move, the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship
Boys on the side by Herbert Ross( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three women sharing a car going west also share a friendship that becomes family
Play it again, Sam by Woody Allen( Visual )
48 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A movie buff periodically takes advice about building relationships with women from a recurring hallucination of Humphrey Bogart. Portions are a parody of the film, Casablanca
My blue heaven ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Witness Protection Program is turned upside down by a mob informant and an FBI agent
Funny lady by Herbert Ross( Visual )
32 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice with songwriter Billy Rose
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )
23 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career
Pennies from heaven by Dennis Potter( Visual )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Depression era Chicago, a salesman is having trouble convincing unwilling music store owners to buy his sheet music
Goodbye, Mr. Chips ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Chips is a shy and proper classics professor who teaches at an English all-boys school. He falls in love with a London dance-hall girl and decides to marry her. The couple makes Brookfield Academy for Boys its home and brightens the school with their unlikely union
California suite by Herbert Ross( Visual )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five couples have come to the famous Beverly Hills Hotel for diverse reasons, but all must confront some rather amusing personal dilemmas
The secret of my success by Herbert Ross( Visual )
26 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this lampoon of corporate business life, a kid from Kansas comes to New York, conquers the business world and maneuvers his way from the mailroom to the boardroom in a matter of weeks
Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two feuding vaudeville comedians who toured the country for 43 years as The Sunshine Boys are reunited after years apart to make a television commercial
Undercover blues by Herbert Ross( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff and Jane Blue are parents of the 90s. They also happen to be espionage agents and the United States' only chance at national security. Just as they are ready to embark upon "phase 2" in their lives-- the phase that will allow them a normal lifestyle in which to raise their baby-- the cosmopolitan couple is persuaded out of their prolonged maternity leave to save the world from a corrupt Czech arms embezzler. Not an easy task for a couple who has to make it home for the late night feeding!
The seven-per-cent solution by Herbert Ross( Visual )
21 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes meets Sigmund Freud--and the father of modern psychology joins the famous detective in the search for the real Professor Moriarty
Protocol by Herbert Ross( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A daffy Washington D.C. waitress saves a visiting Arab dignitary from an assassination attempt and goes from serving drinks to serving her country in the State Department's protocol branch
The owl and the pussycat by Herbert Ross( Visual )
14 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opposites can't help but attract in this outlandish pairing of a meek writer and a hot prostitute
The Sunshine boys by Herbert Ross( Visual )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the story of two retired vaudeville comedians who toured the country as "The Sunshine boys". They had audiences rolling in the aisles with their comedy antics, but offstage they spent 43 years in constant mutual irritation
The last of Sheila ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eccentric millionaire invites his friends onto his yacht for the weekend and begins to expose their dirty little secrets
True colors ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two friends move from law school to Washington's corridors of power-- Peter, a lower class go-getter, climbs to the position of congressman by betraying everyone who ever trusted him including his idealistic, blue-blood friend Tim
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert, David Ross 1927-2001
Ross Herb 1927-2001
Ross, Herbert 1927-2001
Ross, Herbert David
Languages
English (372)
German (11)
French (10)
Multiple languages (10)
Spanish (10)
Italian (1)
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