Most widely held works about Elliott Gould
Most widely held works by Elliott Gould
MASH ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 2,043 libraries worldwide
Highlights the outrageous antics of three skilled young surgeons drafted from civilian life and assigned to a unit of the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) during the Korean War.
Ocean's eleven ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,983 libraries worldwide
Three prestigious Las Vegas casinos. More than $160 million. Danny Ocean and his 10-man handpicked team of grifters and conmen are ready to carry out the most elaborate casino heist in history, and they just might get away with it.
Ocean's thirteen ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,592 libraries worldwide
When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel with known casino owner Willy Bank in Las Vegas, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal by the loathsome Bank. Bank even goes so far as to find amusement in Tishkoff's misfortune when the double crossing lands Reuben in the hospital because of a heart attack. However, Danny and his crew won't stand for Bank and what he's done to a friend. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Bank, the crew is out to pull off a major plan. One that will unfold on the night Bank's newest hot spot opens up, when the crew is out to bankrupt one of the city's most despised businessmen. But this is not about the money, this time it is for revenge.
A bridge too far ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem.
American history X ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 951 libraries worldwide
"Derek Vinyard, the charismatic leader of a group of young white supremacists in Los Angeles, lands in prison for a brutal, hate-driven murder. Upon his release, ashamed of his past and pledging to reform, Derek realizes he must save his younger brother, Danny, from a similar fate. A groundbreaking controversial drama about the tragic consequences of racism in a family."--Container.
Saving Sarah Cain ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 807 libraries worldwide
Sarah Cain is sweet, successful, slightly self-absorbed and a city girl through and through. But when the untimely death of her sister draws her to Amish country for a funeral, she makes a discovery that will change her life: she is now the legal guardian to five Amish nieces and nephews! Desperately trying to juggle the kids, her career and her comfort level, Sarah must reevaluate her priorities as she prepares for the biggest culture shock of everyone's lives.
The Long goodbye ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 713 libraries worldwide
For The Long Goodbye, Robert Altman successfully transports Philip Marlowe, incarnated by Elliott Gould, to the over-privileged, full-color 70s. Marlowe is lonely and shabby, yet does not seem an anachronism in the contemporary world. Unlike Bogart's Marlowe, this is a not especially tough Marlowe. He's a bright, conscientiously solemn nut, a guy who hopes for the best but expects the worst. This particular Philip Marlowe, despite evidence to the contrary, persists in believing that not all relationships need be opportunistic or squalid.
The big sleep by Raymond Chandler ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Marlowe takes on an assignment from the Sternwood family: the child-woman Carmen, the sultry Frances, and the ancient General too far past his prime to cope with his daughters' brand of trouble. Stepping in to deal with a case of blackmail, Marlowe follows a trail that leads him into a landscape littered with murder and deception.
Jack and the beanstalk ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 527 libraries worldwide
A boy trades a cow for five magic sprouting beans, then climbs the resulting beanstalk and stumbles onto an incredible adventure.
Voices of the Shoah remembrances of the Holocaust ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Audio documentary of the Holocaust as told by survivors and witnesses. Drawn from more than 180 interviews recorded between 1988 and 1998, the stories gathered her testify to the horrors of the Shoah as well as to the immeasurable strength of the human spirit.
Frog ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
A contemporary comedy about a young boy who befriends a talking frog.
Shelley Duvall's Tall tales & legends. Casey at the bat ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
A down-on-his luck baseball player follows his dreams to become the biggest star in the game. But even when striking out, the mighty Casey remains a hero for his legendary sportsmanship and good-natured play. This expansion of the famous poem by Ernest Lawrence Thayer provides possible humorous origins of many baseball traditions.
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Bob and his wife Carol are a sophisticated California couple who attend a secluded institute for group therapy. Their original intention is to merely observe, but they become so involved that they decide to test the strength of their marital trust and honesty by experimenting with mutually tolerated affairs. Ted and Alice are their closest friends who find themselves continually amused at the latest Bob & Carol sexual adventures until finally they are invited to liberate themselves in a one-bed menage a quatre.
Kicking and screaming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her. Paralyzed by postgraduation ennui, Grover, Otis, Max and Skippy remain on campus, denying the real-world futures awaiting them. Nobody wants to radically alter his life, yet none of them wants to end up like Chet, who tends bar and is in his tenth year. The four friends typify a generation of adults-to-be unable to reconcile their hermetic educational experience with workaday responsibility, and posing the eternal question, where do we go from here?
Forgotten Ellis Island the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital by Lorie Conway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
In the era before antibiotics, tens of thousands of immigrant patients were separated from family, detained in the hospital on Ellis Island, and healed from illness before becoming citizens. 350 babies were born, and ten times that many immigrants died on Ellis Island and were buried in pauper's graves around New York City.
Capricorn One ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Three astronauts are forced by NASA to participate in an elaborate hoax. Capricorn One makes the first 'manned' mission to Mars but the astronauts remain on Earth to be filmed in a studio made up to look like the Martian surface. When the empty capsule burns up on re-entry, the world believes the astronauts to be dead. A struggle ensues between the government and the astronauts whose very existence incriminates NASA.
Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered.
Casey at the bat ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Even on the fateful day when Casey strikes out, he remains the hero who brought joy back to Mudville, saved the town stadium, and gave America it's national pastime.
A bridge too far ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
In September 1944, flush with success after the Normandy Invasion, the Allies launched Operation Market Garden, a wild scheme intended to put an early end to World War II by invading Germany and smashing the Reich's war plants.
The lady in the lake by Raymond Chandler ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Private investigator Philip Marlowe follows the trail of a missing woman through the streets of southern California, unraveling a web of murder and deception.
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