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Linklater, Richard 1960-

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Boyhood by Richard Linklater( Visual )

38 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a boy named Mason, who ages from six to eighteen years old on screen. The film was shot intermittently over a twelve-year period from May 2002 to October 2013, showing the growth of Mason and his older sister, Samantha, to adulthood
School of rock by Richard Linklater( Visual )

54 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
Dazed and confused by Richard Linklater( Visual )

43 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming of age story of high school students in the '70s. Eight seniors facing life after high school have one last party
Before sunset by Richard Linklater( Visual )

60 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two strangers met by chance, spent a night together in Vienna, and parted before sunrise (in the movie Before Sunrise). Now nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine again in Paris. They have only one afternoon to decide if they should share their tomorrows
Bernie by Jack Black( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the tiny, rural town of Carthage, Texas, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede was one of the town's most beloved residents. He taught Sunday school, sang in the church choir and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Everyone loved and appreciated Bernie, so it came as no surprise when he befriended Marjorie Nugent, an affluent widow who was as well known for her sour attitude as her fortune. Bernie frequently traveled with Marjorie and even managed her banking affairs. Marjorie quickly became fully dependent on Bernie and his generosity and Bernie struggled to meet her increasing demands. Bernie continued to handle her affairs,a nd the townspeople went months without seeing Marjorie.The people of Carthage were shocked when it was reported that Marjorie Nugent had been dead for some time, and Bernie Tiede was charged with the murder."--Container
Before Midnight by Richard Linklater( Visual )

36 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse and Celine first met in their twenties, as seen in Before Sunrise, reunited in their thirties in Before Sunset and, now they face the past, present and future, family, romance and love. Now on a writer's retreat in Greece, the couple looks for a night of passion, but instead their idyllic night turns into a test of their relationship and a discussion of what the future holds for them
Fast food nation by Richard Linklater( Visual )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Before sunrise by Richard Linklater( Visual )

58 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American man meets a beautiful French student on a train bound for Paris, falls in love and asks her to share his last night in Vienna
Waking life by Richard Linklater( Visual )

48 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Wiley Wiggins as he searches for answers to the question of whether we are sleepwalking through our waking state or wake-walking through our dreams
A scanner darkly by Richard Linklater( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future world where America has lost the war on drugs, an L.A. undercover agents change their faces along with their identities. One officer's liberal ingestion of the drug "Substance D" causes him to develop a split personality, a notorious drug dealer. Along with his superior officers, the police set up an elaborate scheme to catch his drug dealer alter-ego and tear down his operation
The bad news Bears by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morris Buttermaker is an alcoholic pest removal worker and for a very short period of time a former professional baseball player, is recruited to coach and train a failing baseball team. All of these twelve-year-olds have been thrown out of the league. After losing every game they have played in so far, the kids force the coach to straighten up and teach them how to win before the season is over
Slacker by Richard Linklater( Visual )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Linklater's Slacker presents a day in the life of a subculture of marginal, eccentric, and overeducated citizens in and around the University of Texas; a prescient look at an emerging generation of aggressive nonparticipants
Goodfellas by Warner Bros. Entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood
Me and Orson Welles by Robert Kaplow( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a chance encounter, theater-loving teen Richard Samuels (Zac Efron) gets the opportunity of a lifetime when famed director Orson Welles (Christian McKay) gives him a small role in his 1937 production of "Julius Caesar". Unexpectedly thrust into the heady world of the stage, Richard finds himself surrounded by ambition, clashing egos and sheer brilliance
Two-lane blacktop by Monte Hellman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A car-obsessed Driver and Mechanic aimlessly head East from L.A. in a souped-up 1955 Chevy, drag racing for money and thrills. Drifting across the Southwest, they keep being buzzed by a Pontiac GTO. They are joined by The Girl after she climbs into their car while the two are eating in a diner. Later at a gas station, the three meet "GTO" and challenge him to a cross-country race to Washington, D.C. for "pink slips," where the winner will get the loser's car. Along the way, however, they keep stopping to help each other, and winning seems far from their thoughts. The road is itself a place to live, is home, not just a way to move
The Newton boys by Richard Linklater( Visual )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the True Story of the most successful Bank Robbers in the History of the United States" says the old-timey title card. The Newton boys, a real-life clan of bank robbers active from 1919-1924, are both the most unsung and fiscally successful band bank robbers in American history, capping their careers with an Illinois mail-train robbery whose estimated $3 million haul was the largest theft of its kind to date. This lovingly recreated period piece--part Western, part crime story, and part true family saga--is the story of how these down-home Texas farm boys set out to grab themselves some of the Twenties roar before it left them in the dust
Tape by Richard Linklater( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 10 years apart, three desperate people come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. As years of denial slowly peel away, each is provoked into revealing their true nature
Before sunrise Before sunset by Ethan Hawke( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two strangers meet by chance, spend a night together in Vienna, and part before sunrise. Nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine in Paris. Before Jesse's flight home, he joins Celine for a picturesque walk around the city and they have an intimate conversation, ending at Celine's apartment. Will they get the chance to fall in love all over again?
Before sunrise : screenplay by Richard Linklater( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one volume, the screenplays to two contemporary classics, directed by Richard Linklater, and starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy, about the immediate and life-altering attraction between two strangers. On a train from Budapest to Vienna, Jesse, a young American student, at the end of a romance and his European trip, meets Celine, a young French woman. They are immediately attracted. Despite knowing this may be the only time they will see each other, in the next few hours in the city of Vienna, they share everything and promise to meet again. Nearly a decade later, Jesse, now a novelist on a publicity tour, sees Celine in a bookstore in Paris. Again their time is short, and they spend it reestablishing the connection they experienced on their first meeting. Romantic, poignant, understated, and often profound, these two screenplays are sure to become classics in their own right. From the Trade Paperback edition
Great directors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten acclaimed filmmakers discuss their careers and their craft
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Linklater, Richard

Linklater, Richard Stuart

Linklater, Richard Stuart 1960-

Linklater, Rick 1960-

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Richard Linklater ralisateur, acteur, producteur et scnariste amricain

Richard Linklater regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

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