WorldCat Identities

Hope, Ted

Works: 93 works in 306 publications in 7 languages and 14,161 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Melodrama  Biography  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Moderator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ted Hope
American splendor by Robert Pulcini( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pekar is a frustrated file clerk working at the local V.A. Hospital. He is also a comic book fan who befriends the young illustrator Robert Crumb and is soon inspired to create comic books based on his own life. Along his bumpy journey he meets, marries and falls in love with Joyce, an admiring comic book seller
The Savages by Tamara Jenkins( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon and Wendy Savage (Hoffman and Linney) are two siblings who have spent their adult years trying to recover from their abusive father, Lenny (Bosco). Suddenly, a call comes in that Lenny's girlfriend has died and he cannot care for himself. Lenny suffers from dementia and her family dumps Lenny on his children. Despite the fact Jon and Wendy have not spoken to Lenny for twenty years and he is even more loathsome than ever, the Savage siblings feel obliged to take care of him. Now together, brother and sister must come to terms with the new and painful responsibilities with their father. The siblings are forced to face the struggle with their own personal demons
The ice storm by Ang Lee( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of two dysfunctional families who learn to cope with nature-- human nature-- in this emotionally charged tale of suburban life in the '70s. When a self-centered husband's relationships with his wife and mistress grow cold, it takes a wife-swapping 'key party' and a freak ice storm to clear the air-- and change their lives forever."--Container
Adventureland by Greg Mottola( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, James Brennan's dreams of a European summer vacation before studying at an Ivy League school in New York City are ruined after his parents have a severe career setback. As a result, James must get a summer job to cover his upcoming expenses. He goes to work at the decrepit local amusement park, Adventureland - a place where the games are rigged and the rides make you sick. There, he falls in love with witty co-worker, Emily Lewin. In that setting, the two have an unforgettable and painful learning experiences about life, love and trust. A place where James discovers what he truly values
The wedding banquet Xi yan by Ang Lee( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet
Martha Marcy May Marlene by Sean Durkin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After escaping from a dangerous cult and the watchful eye of its charismatic leader, a young woman named Martha tries to reclaim a normal life with her family. But the haunting memories from Martha's past trigger a chilling paranoia, and nowhere seems safe as the fragile line between her reality and delusions begin to blur."--Container
Ride with the devil by Ang Lee( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, during the Kansas-Missouri border war, Jake and Jack Bull join the Confederate-sympathizing Bushwhackers after Jack's father is killed by marauding members of the abolitionist Jayhawkers. They are aided by unusual ally, Holt, who's fighting for the South despite being a former slave
The ex by Jesse Peretz( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Sofia have just had their first baby and that means it is time for Tom to grow up. When Tom goes to work for his father-in-law, his new boss Chip seems to have it out for him. Tom soon discovers that Chip is still carrying a flame for Sophia from their high school days. Now, Chip will stop at nothing to see Tom out of the company and out of Sophia's life. As the two go head to head, Tom must expose Chip's dirty tricks and push him out of the picture forever
She's the one by Edward Burns( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and French and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Mickey, a free-spirited New York cabbie, and his brother Francis, a materialistic Wall Street stockbroker, think they are happily married, they are extremely confused about women as a result of their father's misguided influence. When Francis becomes involved in an extramarital affair with Mickey's ex-fiancee Heather, the brothers' longtime sibling rivalry is triggered again, with uproarious and unexpected results
Lovely & amazing( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate family portrait of four hapless but resilient women and the bittersweet lessons they learn in keeping up with the hectic demands of their individual neuroses
Towelhead by alan ball ( '07 ) movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jasira, a 13-year-old Lebanese-American girl, moves to suburban Houston to live with her extremely strict father
Super by James Gunn( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank, a short-order cook, sees his ex-addict wife snatched away by a seductive drug dealer. Frank finds himself bereft and unable to cope, but he decides to fight back under the guise of a do-it-yourself superhero called Crimson Bolt. With a red hand-made suit, a wrench, a crazed sidekick named Boltie and absolutely nothing in the way of superpowers, Crimson Bolt beats his way through the mean streets of crime in hopes of saving his wife
Dark horse( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two adults, both in their mid-30s and both living with their parents, plan to begin a life together but find their old lives and habits undermining their new one
Happiness by Todd Solondz( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy that centers around three sisters struggling to achieve happiness and middle class perfection
The Tao of Steve( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amateur philosopher Dex and his friends live by a code which virtually guarantees scoring with the ladies; but when Dex meets up with old college fling Syd, the rules he lived by no longer apply
Storytelling by Todd Solondz( Visual )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that makes light of the dark side of human behavior. Discover the truth about sex, lies and race relations in suburban America. Includes a mixture of an emotionally needy college student, a slacker named Scooby and a very dysfunctional family man
Safe by Todd Haynes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol White is an L.A. housewife in the late 1980s who comes down with a debilitating illness. After the doctors she sees can give her no clear diagnosis, she comes to believe that she has frighteningly extreme environmental allergies. A prescient commentary on self-help culture, as a metaphor for the AIDS crisis, as a drama about class and social estrangement, and as a horror film about what cannot be seen
Human nature by Michel Gondry( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uno scienziato con manie ossessive e una donna afflitta da un disordine ormonale che le provoca un'abbondante crescita di peli, scoprono un uomo nato e vissuto selvaggiamente. Lo scienziato cerca di istruirlo, mentre Lila combatte affinchè l'uomo conservi la sua natura, simbolo di libertà. Nasce un inusuale triangolo dove emergono le incongruenze del mondo civilizzato
Walking and talking by Nicole Holofcener( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about four friends looking for love in the '90's
Amateur by Hal Hartley( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabelle is an ex-nun waiting for her special mission from God. In the meantime, she is making a living writing pornography. She meets Thomas, a confused amnesiac who cannot remember that he used to be a vicious pornographer. Together, Isabelle and Thomas set out to discover his past, which is about to catch up with him
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Alternative Names
Ted Hope producteur de cinma amricain

Ted Hope produttore cinematografico statunitense

Ted Hope US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

تد هوپ تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

Ride with the devilShe's the oneTowelheadHappiness