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Hiller, Arthur

Overview
Works: 220 works in 633 publications in 8 languages and 10,950 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Interviewee, Performer, Film editor, Speaker, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Arthur Hiller
Love story by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
104 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When they marry, Oliver's wealthy father threatens to disown him. Jenny tries to reconcile the Barrett men, but to no avail. Oliver and Jenny continue to build their life together. Relying only on each other, they believe love can fix anything. But fate has other plans. Soon, what began as a brutally honest friendship becomes the love story of their lives
Man of la mancha by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jailed during the Spanish Inquisition for offending the church, author Miguel de Cervantes is forced to act out one of his manuscripts for the entertainment of fellow inmates. Cervantes delivers a rapturous performance as the legendary Don Quixote, the chivalrous knight whose choice to see life as it should be, not as it is, takes him into battles with an imaginary foe and into romace with the beautiful Dulcinea
Silver streak by Thomas L Miller ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a long-distance train trip, a man finds romance but also finds himself in danger of being killed, or at least pushed off the train
The Americanization of Emily ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison (Garner) loves his job: as 'dog robber' his duties consist of rounding up scarce delicacies and services, while safely avoiding combat. Admiral William Jessup (Douglas), however, is intent on having a sailor as the first casualty on D-Day - preferably with a film crew filming him. Having fallen for his English motor pool driver Emily (Andrews), freewheeling Madison struggles to escape being sent off to land on Omaha Beach as the cameraman
The man in the glass booth ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman (Schell) rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. He is given to passionate and capricious ravings on a variety of subjects. His growing paranoia, dismissed by those close to him, is confirmed when he is kidnapped by Israeli agents and brought to trial in Israel for crimes against humanity. Is he Arthur Goldman or is he Adolph Dorf, former SS colonel who headed a Nazi concentration camp? As the trial progresses, the question becomes more confusing
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
The hospital by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satirical look at a large metropolitan hospital where the patients die of neglect, the interns chase the nurses, the head of the hospital contemplates suicide and there's someone killing off the staff
See no evil, hear no evil by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet Wally and Dave--Wally is blind, Dave is deaf, and now they're both prime suspects in a murder they didn't commit
The in-laws by Andrew Fleming ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dentist Sheldon Kornpett is a respectable man. He has a daughter who is about to marry the son of a very suspicious character, Vince Ricardo. Nonetheless, Vince calls on Sheldon and convinces him to go with him on a series of adventures, claiming all the while that he is a CIA agent, and that what he is doing is in national interest. Sheldon follows Vince to a South American country ruled by a very odd man, General Garcia, who talks to his hand. It seems that the dictator is involved in a scheme to counterfeit and undermine U.S. currency
Blacks & Jews ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early in the 20th century black and Jewish Americans joined forces against bigotry and for civil rights but in the late 1960's each group turned inward and the coalition fell apart. This film examines the history of this collaboration and recent racial conflicts between Afro-Americans and Jews and attempts at understanding and reconciliation, with particular emphasis on events in New York City and Oakland, California
Plaza suite ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three interlocking tales of love and romance in one New York hotel suite
Outrageous Fortune by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lauren is refinement, regimentation and ballet slippers. Sandy is brassy, bossy and stiletto heels. They meet and find that they share a common boyfriend who conveniently disappears. When they decide to track him down, riotous comedy ensues
Babe by Dick King-Smith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A version of the life of Babe Ruth, from his youth in Baltimore to his retirement from the game of baseball, based on events that occurred between 1902 and 1935
The lonely guy by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry and Warren try to eke out a successful social life in the Big Apple
Making love ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A married couple has to come to terms when the husband finds himself falling in love with another man
Author! Author! by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Playwright Travalian has a Broadway play in rehearsal. His wife leaves him, leaving behind four children from her previous marriages plus his own son for him to raise alone. Add to that his leading actress wants to move in with him
Teachers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A well meaning but burned-out high school teacher tries to maintain order against the backdrop of a pending lawsuit against his school district when it comes to light they gave a diploma to an illiterate student."--IMdB
Carpool by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Miller, a career-first ad executive whose priorities need realignment, and five children on their way to school, are taken hostage by happy-go-luckless Franklin Laszlo, whose bungled attempt to get cash for his floundering carnival puts him on the lam and in the driver's seat of Miller's minivan
Steve Martin the wild and crazy comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the wackiest and zaniest comedians of all time takes center stage in three of his best films ever
Married to it ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about what happens when three very different, modern couples cross paths and become friends
 
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Alternative Names
Hiller, Arthur Garfin 1923-
Smithee, Alan.
Smithee, Alan 1923-
Languages
English (248)
Spanish (19)
German (16)
French (15)
Italian (8)
Japanese (5)
Multiple languages (5)
Danish (1)
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