WorldCat Identities

Gross, Charles 1934-

Overview
Works: 99 works in 168 publications in 4 languages and 2,497 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Crime films  Film adaptations  Western films  Made-for-TV movies  History  Biographical films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Composer, Conductor, Author, Instrumentalist, Performer, Other, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Gross
 
Most widely held works by Charles Gross
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York Shakespeare Festival production of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters
Three sovereigns for Sarah( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1703 Sarah Cloyce, survivor of the Salem witchcraft hysteria, presents her story to a special commission empowered to investigate the trials for witchcraft. The events leading to the trials and the suffering they caused are told through flashbacks
Heartland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1910 Elinore Randall, a widow, and her seven-year-old daughter travel by train to face two great unknowns-- a strange land and life with a man they have never met. Elinore has contracted by mail to keep house for Clyde Stewart, a rancher living in the remote frontier near Burntfork, Wyoming. Captivated by the vast landscape, Elinore acts quickly on her secret passion: to homestead a piece of land of her own. But fulfilling her year's contract with Clyde may be as challenging as the oncoming winter-- a winter of devastating blizzards, famine and isolation."--Container
The Burning Bed by Faith McNulty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is based on the true story of Francine Hughes, a battered housewife who was prosecuted in 1977 for dousing her abusive husband with gasoline and setting him on fire as he slept
Punch line by David Seltzer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lilah, a housewife who wants to be a comedienne, teams up with Steve, a self-centered comic who teaches Lilah how to be funny
Country : [an original soundtrack album] by Charles Gross( Recording )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ceremony of innocence by Ronald Ribman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of the Ronald Ribman play, 11th century England is a land bloodied, embattled and beset by hordes of invading pagan Danes and disputatious nobles
The Jolly corner( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spencer Brydon returns to New York after having been abroad for thirty-five years. He becomes obsessed with wondering what he might have been had he never left his country
Another you( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of trouble, but when people begin to recognize George as the missing millionaire Abe, Eddie wants to take advantage of the situation"--Summary written by Lars J. Aas
The group by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This engaging film focuses on the changing roles and relationships of eight Vassar graduates during the years before WWII
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York Shakespeare Festival production of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters
Air America by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two renegade pilots are ensnared in the madness of covert operations over Laos during the Vietnam conflict. They lead the crew of Air America, a not-so-secret airline that drops everything from live pigs to opium over villages throughout the Vietnamese countryside
Valdez is coming( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it comes to keeping the peace, former frontier sheriff Bob Valdez has always been the voice of reason. Frank Tanner is a different sort of man: greedy, impulsive and rotten to the core. When Tanner provokes a shoot-out which results in the death of an innocent man, Valdez orders him to provide financial support for the widow. When Tanner refuses, Valdez dusts off his old uniform and vows to exact justice
Robert Frost : a lover's quarrel with the world( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the personality of Robert Frost and provides the listener with recordings of him reading several of his poems. A short segment shows President John F. Kennedy paying tribute to Robert Frost. Frost talks about his early life and short teaching career. The film intends to illustrate his warmth and humor as well to reveal some of his philosophic and artistic ideas
Blue sunshine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A certain brand of LSD called blue sunshine starts to make its victims go insane
Sweet dreams by Karel Reisz( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical film on the life of the late country singer Patsy Cline
Breakheart Pass ; Valdez is coming ; The Missouri breaks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breakheart Pass: John Deakin is a secret agent posing as a thief on his way to jail. Boarding a special government train in handcuffs, he begins a terrifying journey that brings him face-to-face with death. Various passengers on an 1873 train across the frozen west to Fort Humboldt turn out to have smuggling and murder in mind
Turner & Hooch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective who lives a neat and orderly life is forced to live with the only witness to a crime, a destructive slobbering junkyard dog, until the crime is solved
Country by Richard Pearce( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in German and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When government bureaucrats threaten to take away the farm that has bound their family together for generations, Jewell and Gil Ivy decide to fight at all costs
Breakheart Pass ; Valdez is coming( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valdez is coming: As battered and tarnished as his shield, aging Mexican-American lawman Bob Valdez (Lancaster) has learned to bend under decades of prejudice. But when a cold-hearted American gunrunner humiliates him to the limits of dignity, he pulls himself up, straps on his guns, and announces a vendetta with a terse message: "VALDEZ IS COMING."
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Gross Amerikaans componist

Charles Gross amerikansk komponist

Charles Gross amerikansk kompositör

Charles Gross compositeur

Charles Gross US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist

Чарльз Гросс

チャールズ・グロス

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