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Joffe, Charles H.

Works: 86 works in 442 publications in 7 languages and 13,222 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Science fiction films  Humor  Farces  Satire 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Charles H Joffe
Most widely held works by Charles H Joffe
Annie Hall by Woody Allen ( Visual )
68 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alvy Singer is on of Manhattan's most brilliant comedians, but when it comes to romance, his delivery needs a little work. Introduced by his best friend, Rob, Alvy falls in love with the ditzy but delightful nightclub singer Annie Hall. When his own insecurities sabotage the affair, Annie is forced to leave Alvy for a new life and lover in Los Angeles. Knowing he may have lost Annie forever, Alvy's willing to go to any lengths, even driving LA's freeways, to recapture the only thing that ever mattered, true love (from container)
Manhattan by Woody Allen ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isaac Davis, a forty-two-year-old, divorced comedy writer, is dating seventeen-year-old Tracy while his lesbian ex-wife, Jill, is writing a tell-all book about their failed marriage, but when Isaac meets Mary, his best friend's mistress, everything begins to change and Isaac embarks on a quest to find romance and fulfillment in his native Manhattan
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mezcla de comedia y drama, engaño y alegría en que se advierte: profundidad, relaciones complicadas, examen de la religión, la infidelidad, la moralidad, la muerte. Es una historia hábilmente plasmada acerca de la complijidad de las decisiones humanas y el microcosmos moral que ello representa. Haciendo gala de su brillante comprensión ante la mezcla de lo gracioso y lo fatal
Zelig by Woody Allen ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This spoof of documentary films stars Woody Allen as Leonard Zelig, the famous "Chameleon Man" of the 1920's, whose personality was so vague he would assume the characteristics of whomever he came into contact with. Filmed in black-and-white, the movie simulates the look of a newsreel, complete with stentorian narration
Interiors ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark drama of three sisters: a writer, an actress, and one groping for identity. When their father decides to divorce their shattered mother and remarry a spunky middle-aged widow, the three young women struggle to come to terms with each other and with themselves
Broadway Danny Rose by Woody Allen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about an agent Broadway Danny Rose and his attempt to revive the sagging career of the overweight, aging lounge singer, Lou Canova. Danny has finally booked Lou at the Waldorf, but Lou won't go on unless his girlfriend Tina is there on opening night. It's Danny's quest to round up Tina, an attempt that lands him right in the middle of a gangland battle
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a screening of the film "The Purple Rose of Cairo", leading man Tom Baxter steps off the screen to meet Cecilia, a waitress in the audience. Reports of similar occurrences all over the United States prompt the directors to send actor Gil Shepherd (who plays Baxter) to investigate
Love and death by Woody Allen ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cowardly scholar Boris Grushenko has the hots for the beautiful Sonja, but cold feet for the Napoleonic Wars. Devastated by news of Sonja's plans to wed a foul-smelling herring merchant, Boris enlists in the army, only to return a penniless hero. Finally agreeing to marry him, Sonja settles down with poor Boris, to a rich life of philosophy, celibacy and meals of snow. But when the French troops invade Russia and Sonja hatches a zany scheme to assassinate Napoleon, Boris learns that God is an underachiever, there are no girls in the afterlife, and the angel of death can't be trusted
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
Take the money and run by Woody Allen ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody Allen's first directorial achievement is a hilarious satire of crime movies as he portrays a master criminal who habitually bungles his crime
The front by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing
A midsummer night's sex comedy by Woody Allen ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three loving couples meet in a quiet country get-together, but everyone seems to be loving the wrong person
Another woman by Woody Allen ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An accomplished philosophy professor who, upon turning 50, feels compelled to take emotional stock of her life. Marion's quest for deep truths brings her into close emotions and turbulent contact with her friends, family, and ex-lover Larry. As their true feelings are revealed, Marion's tightly-knit life begins to unravel
Bananas by Woody Allen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When product-tester Fielding Mellish goes to the country of San Marcos to try and win back his girlfriend, he is kidnapped by a group of rebels. When their leader goes insane, the rebels elect Mellish to replace him, thinking he can save the country
Sleeper by Woody Allen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles Monroe viene ibernato e due secoli dopo riportato in vita. Si ritrova in un mondo gelido e crudele. Braccato dalle forze dell'ordine perchè sospettato di complottare contro il potere, si finge un robot per sfuggire ai suoi persecutori. (Costa)
Hannah and her sisters by Woody Allen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the relationship between three sisters centering around Hannah, a devoted wife, mother and successful actress. A loyal supporter of her two aimless sisters Lee and Holly, she's also the emotional backbone of a family that seems to resent her stability almost as much as they depend on it
Shadows and fog by Woody Allen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a fog-shrouded night of fantastic events in a European town terrorized by a strangler. Kleinman, a cowardly clerk recruited to help find a murderer, meets a woman and her boyfriend, a clown, running away from the circus. Kleinman decides to help them escape, abandoning the search for the murderer, but his choice only gets them all involved
Stardust memories by Woody Allen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un regista in crisi trascorre, tra ricordi e problemi sentimentali, un week end all'hotel Stardust di Long Island: la sua amante è finita in clinica, una divorziata francese arriva con figli e progetti matrimoniali, una giovane violinista ebrea sembra portare il brivido della novità. (Mereghetti)
Radio days by Woody Allen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allen's tribute to the radio broadcasts of the late 1930s to the mid-1940s. The story centers on young Joe, an adolescent besieged by hovering Jewish relatives filled with their assorted secrets and dreams, and bewitched utterly by the fantasies of the airwaves--how different the reality! Return with us now to those thrilling days of yesteryear
Alice by Woody Allen ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice is a wealthy Manhatten housewife who feels unfulfilled in her life. After seeing a succession of alternative health care practitioners for a variety of imagined ailments, she finds an acupuncturist who helps launch her on a voyage of self discovery
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.10 for Annie Hall ... to 0.27 for Zelig ...)
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Joffe, Charles, 1929-2008
English (252)
Spanish (35)
Italian (21)
French (12)
Multiple languages (7)
German (6)
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