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LaGravenese, Richard

Overview
Works: 211 works in 736 publications in 6 languages and 21,981 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Love stories  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Television plays  Romance films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard LaGravenese
Freedom writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )
43 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. She inspires her students to overcome the gangs that divide them, and the education system that forgot them
The bridges of Madison County by Clint Eastwood( Visual )
43 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World-traveling National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid and Iowa housewife Francesca Johnson aren't looking to turn their lives upside down. Each is at a point in life where expectations are behind them. Yet four days after meeting, they won't want to lose the love they've found
Water for elephants by Sara Gruen( Visual )
14 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ninety-year-old Jacob Jankowski finds himself haunted by memories of his life in the circus during the Great Depression, recalling the bond he developed with Rosie, the show's troubled elephant, and Marlena, the star of the equestrian act and the unfortunate love of the circus boss
P.S.I love you by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )
45 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De overleden man van Holly heeft twaalf brieven achtergelaten om haar te leiden naar een nieuw leven
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a rugged, down-to-earth Montana rancher with the ability to understand and care for troubled horses, who befriends a young woman who has suffered a terrible riding accident
Beautiful creatures ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When newcomer Lena arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( Visual )
36 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
Behind the candelabra by Michael Douglas( Visual )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time
Paris, je t'aime Paris, I love you ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
A little princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After an exotic childhood spent in India, young Sara Crewe finds herself in New York, immured in Miss Minchin girls' school as her father sails off to World War I. When he is lost, a severe reversal of fortune ensues. Thanks to him, Sara knows that "All girls are princesses ... even if they wear rags or are not pretty or smart." Summoning all the qualities of a true princess, patrician and bereft Sara uses her creativity and sense of self-worth to spin magic dreams that sustain her during her time of trial
The mirror has two faces by Barbra Streisand( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose, a literature professor who lives with her mother, is in search of passion. Gregory, a mathematics professor who has been hurt in the past, is afraid to start a new relationship. Fate brings the two together and they soon agree to a marriage of convenience, built on intellectual passion instead of sexual heat. Then they fall in love
Beloved by Jonathan Demme( Visual )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe & Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen
The ref by Ted Demme( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burglar Gus (Denis Leary) takes the obnoxious Chasseur family hostage in their home on Christmas Eve
A decade under the influence ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Living out loud ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newly divorced woman is consumed by vindictive fantasies of her ex-husband and his young bride until she finds unexpected companionship in a bold and sassy jazz singer and a down-on-his-luck elevator operator in her fashionable Fifth Avenue building
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each director was invited to tell a story set in one of the Paris neighborhoods. the result is a kaleidoscope of stories about joy, separation, unexpected strange encounters and most of all, about love
The Fisher king : the book of the film by Richard LaGravenese( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Press kit includes listing of cast and credits, an Applause Book presents sheet, production information and biographies for Jeff Bridges, Mercedes Ruehl, Amanda Plummer and Robin Williams and Terry Gilliam
Unstrung heroes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a youngster needs a break from the pressures of his parents' household, he moves in with his offbeat uncles
The little princess by Jan Carr( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sara Crewe's whole world drastically changes when Miss Minchin, the mistress at her London boarding school, hears that Sara's father has died leaving her penniless
A little princess by Diane Molleson( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A condensed novelization based on the screenplay from the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett
 
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Alternative Names
Gravenese, Richard La 1959-
La Gravenese, Richard 1959-
LaGravanese, Richard
LaGravanese, Richard 1959-
Lagravenese, Richard 1959-
Languages
English (287)
French (32)
German (11)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (4)
Spanish (3)
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