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Rose, William 1914-1987

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Most widely held works about William Rose
 
Most widely held works by William Rose
Guess who's coming to dinner by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crusading newspaper publisher Matt Drayton's liberal principles are put to the test when his daughter, Joey, announces her engagement to John Prentice, an internationally renowned African-American physician. While Matt's wife, Christina, readily accepts Joey's decision, Matt intends to withhold his consent, forgetting that when it comes to matters of the heart, true love is colorblind
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

50 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old lady takes in a lodger, who with four friends commits a robbery. Once she discovers their crime they decide to kill her, but she has other plans
The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming by Norman Jewison( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story focuses on the riotous confusion created when a Russian submarine gets stuck on a New England sandbar and the landing crew goes ashore for help - only to be mistaken for an invasion force by the over-imaginative townspeople
The smallest show on earth by Basil Dearden( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a young couple who inherit a dilapidated old movie theater and the three eccentric characters who work there
Social credit handbook by William Rose( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maggie by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wily Scottish ship captain cons a rich American into letting his coal burning scow "The Maggie" carry a valuable load of furniture to a Scottish island. The American soon realises he's been conned but can he stop the captain from ripping him off?
Stanley Kramer film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret of Santa Vittoria( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drunken buffoon (Anthony Quinn) is elected as mayor a small Italian village that must hide its one million bottles of wine from the occupying Nazis
Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family
Genevieve by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film revolves around the adventures of a young couple and their ancient car "Genevieve" who become involved in a car rally. In a wager with the owner of another car, they must race each other from Brighton back to London in the veteran vehicles. Developing into a furious free-for-all, the cars race to the finish
Without a song by Vincent Youmans( )

17 editions published between 1929 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flim-flam man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted comedy about the adventures of a con man and a lonely G.I. in the rural south
Peter Sellers 5-film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-way stretch: With days remaining on his sentence prisoner Dodger Lane believes he can escape, steal some diamonds, and get back to prison in time for his release!
More than you know by Vincent Youmans( )

24 editions published between 1929 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esther Waters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Esther Waters is a young woman living in 1880. Brought up by a puritanical mother, she leaves to become a servant in an aristocratic household. There she falls in love with the footman, William Latch, who seduces and then abandons her. Pregnant and alone, she returns to London to find her mother dead. With no one but herself for comfort, she struggles to survive."--Container
Guess who's coming to dinner by William Rose( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna, the beautiful daughter of a crusading publisher, Matthew Drayton and his patrician wife, Christina, returns home with her new fiancé John Prentice, a distinguished black doctor. Christina accepts her daughter's decision to marry John but Matthew is shocked by this interracial union and the doctor's parents are equally dismayed. Both families must sit down face to face and examine each others level of intolerance
It happened in Monterey : waltz ballad by Mabel Wayne( )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Russians are coming ... the Russians are coming : screenplay by William Rose( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devine qui vient dîner by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SUMMARY: 'When the daughter of well-to-do liberal parents plans to marry a black doctor, both families must sit down face to face and examine each other's level of intolerance.' (SFSU)
 
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Rose, William L.

Rose, William L. 1914-1987

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