WorldCat Identities

Coe, Fred 1914-1979

Overview
Works: 185 works in 317 publications in 6 languages and 6,698 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television plays  Television adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Producer, Scenarist, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fred Coe
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller
The Adams chronicles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
The golden age of television ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
A thousand clowns ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about an unemployed nonconformist whose parental capabilities are questioned by the welfare department
This property is condemned by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman in a small Mississippi town in the 1930s falls in love with a railroad worker who was sent to their town to lay off the men working on the railroad
The left handed gun by Arthur Penn ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His name: William Bonney. His legend: Billy the Kid, the fabled gunslinger of the left-handed gun. The West had never before seen the likes of this Brooklyn-born desperado, a troubled teen who wrote his name in blood on the pages of history
Marty by Delbert Mann ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty, a 34-year-old plain-looking butcher from Brooklyn, fears that he will never find love. At a Saturday night dance he meets a woman with similar fears
Days of wine and roses by Blake Edwards ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young couple falls to the lowest depths of alcoholic despair, and the husband must choose between sobriety and his still-alcoholic wife
The Adams chronicles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
The Adams chronicles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
Mister Peepers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey back to Jefferson Junior High with Mr. Peepers, that shy, quiet, slow-moving science teacher whose efforts to do the right thing always seemed to backfire
The Battler ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man hitchhiking to Chicago meets a truckdriver who steals his money, a cruel cafe owner, and a sadistic train brakeman. Thrown into the night, his ultimate encounter is with a crazed punch-drunk ex-prizefighter and his giant companion. Flashbacks tell the story of how the two met and how the fighter went downhill fast after his wife left him
The golden age of television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America"--Container
The golden age of television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The comedian: Mickey Rooney stars as a raging, tyrannical TV star stepping on anyone on his way to the top, including his browbeaten brother (Mel Torme), despairing wife (Kim Hunter), and washed-up scriptwriter (Edmond O'Brien). Powerfully directed by John Frankenheimer from a script adapted for the screen by Rod Serling, The Comedian is a volatile glimpse behind the showbiz curtain
Licht im Dunkel The miracle worker : Regie: Arthur Penn ; Drehbuch: William Gibson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller
Goodyear TV playhouse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lonely 36-year-old butcher from the Bronx finally meets a lonely girl at a dance hall to whom he can relate
October story ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl invents a portable TV set, which NBC executives are desperate to mass-produce. Includes Goodyear tire commercials with John Cameron Swayze
This Property is condemned ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mister Peepers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Peepers is head of the Decorating Committee for the Teachers and Parents Annual Fall Dance, although there are no other members of the committee. He decorates using fall leaves. However, he doesn't know how to dance very well, so plans not to go himself, until he falls in love with the county nurse at first sight. His class is learning about electricity. Mr. Peepers imagines all the ways he could ask Miss Remington to the dance, but his usual awkward approach succeeds and she agrees to go. He invites Weskit to go with them, and Weskit agrees when he sees how pretty Miss Remington is. Mr. Weskit monopolizes her and the iced tea dispenser malfunctions. When Mr. Peepers finally gets Miss Remington to himself, she diagnoses him as having the measles
Goodyear TV playhouse ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty, a 36-year-old plain-looking butcher from the Bronx, fears that he will never get married. He meets a woman at a dance who has similar fears
 
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