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Futterman, Dan 1967-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 162 publications in 7 languages and 7,347 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Film remakes  Comedy films  Farces  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Actor, Scenarist, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1995.9.B55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Futterman
Capote by Bennett Miller ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1959, Truman Capote was a popular writer for The New Yorker. He learns about the horrific and senseless murder of a family of four in Halcomb, Kansas. Inspired by the story, Capote and his partner, Harper Lee, travel to the town to do research for an article. However, as Capote digs deeper into the story, he is inspired to expand the project into what would be his greatest work, "In Cold Blood." He arranges extensive interviews with the prisoners, especially with Perry Smith. However, his feelings of compassion for Perry conflicts with his need for closure for his book which only an execution can provide. That conflict and the mixed motives for both interviewer and subject make for a troubling experience that would produce an literary account that would redefine modern non-fiction
A mighty heart by Michael Winterbottom ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On January 23, 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is to fly from Karachi to Dubai with his pregnant wife, Mariane, also a reporter. On the day before, with great care, he has arranged an interview in a café with an Islamic fundamentalist cleric. When Danny doesn't return, Mariane initiates a search. Pakistani police, American embassy personnel, and the FBI examine witnesses, phone records, e-mails, and hard drives. Who has him? Where is he? There's also the why: because of U.S. abuse of prisoners at Guantanamo, because of a history of Journal cooperation with the CIA, because Pearl is a Jew? Through it all, Mariane is clearheaded, direct, and determined to do whatever she can, whatever it takes, to get her husband back
Enough ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married the man of her dreams. After the arrival of her daughter, Slim begins to see the hidden, abusive side of her husband. Terrified for her and her daughter's safety, Slim flees. But her husband's resources allow him to relentlessly pursue them. Finally Slim fights back, engaging her husband in a physical and psychological battle
The birdcage by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armand and Albert are a middle-aged gay couple who own and star at a gay nightclub in South Beach. When Armand's son announces his intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, the whole household is turned upside down for a family visit
Hello I must be going ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amy is a recent divorcee who seeks refuge in the suburban Connecticut home of her parents. Demoralized and directionless, Amy begins an affair with 19 year old actor Jeremy that reignites her passion for life and jumpstarts her independence
The moment she was gone by Evan Hunter ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Andrew Gulliver's mother tells him that his erratic twin sister, Annie, has disappeared again, he makes a desperate effort to find her and to figure out whether Annie does, indeed, have schizophrenia
When trumpets fade ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four renegade soldiers are desparate to stay alive during one of World War II's most shocking and unforgettable battles in Hurtgen Forest in the fall of 1944
Capote : the shooting script by Dan Futterman ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urbania ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie, who has recently lost control over his life, searches New York City for a mysterious stranger who holds the key to his recovery
Shooting fish by Stefan Schwartz ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In their mid-twenties, Dylan and Jez are two orphans who are overqualified and underemployed. Dylan is a fast talking Yank. Jez is a tongue-tied technical genius with a bad haircut. Tired of the "rich get richer" Syndrome, they decide to exploit it. Their aim is to make a million pounds each and London is their oyster. They use every coupon, enter every free prize draw and scam anyone who can afford it. But into their lives comes Georgie, who has her own mission, just as driving, just as inventive, but far more altruistic. She needs money, and in Jez and Dylan she's struck gold" -- Container
Big girls don't cry --they get even ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family problems have never been this hilarious! What's a teenage girl to do with a crazy new stepfamily, except escape? That's exactly what Hillary Wolf does. And it brings all her moms, dads, and step-siblings out in force to find her
Tracey takes on-- ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the final two seasons of the HBO comedy series based on characters created and performed by Tracey Ullman. Each episode focuses on a particular subject (sports, love, agents, loss, etc.) in a sequence of hilarious scenes involving a number of Ullman-created characters
Capote Truman Capote by Bennett Miller ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1959, une famille de fermiers est froidement assassinée au Kansas. L'Amérique est sous le choc. L'écrivain Truman Capote se rend sur place pour enquêter. Il assiste à l'arrestation des 2 meurtriers, se lie avec eux et les interroge sur leurs parcours, leur histoire. 7 ans plus tard naît "De Sang Froid", chef-d'oeuvre de la littérature
Capote : [screenplay] by Dan Futterman ( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1959, Truman Capote was a popular writer for The New Yorker. He learns about the horrific and senseless murder of a family of four in Halcomb, Kansas. Inspired by the story, Capote and his partner, Harper Lee, travel to the town to do research for an article. However, as Capote digs deeper into the story, he is inspired to expand the project into what would be his greatest work, "In Cold Blood." He arranges extensive interviews with the prisoners, especially with Perry Smith. However, his feelings of compassion for Perry conflicts with his need for closure for his book which only an execution can provide. That conflict and the mixed motives for both interviewer and subject make for a troubling experience that would produce an literary account that would redefine modern non-fiction
Class of '61 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bound by family loyalties, West Point cadets of the class of 1861 become reluctant enemies when the Civil War erupts
Truman Capote by Bennett Miller ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"En novembre 1959, Truman Capote, auteur de Breakfast at Tiffany's et personnalité très en vue, apprend dans le New York Times le meurtre de quatre membres d'une famille de fermiers du Kansas. Ce genre de fait divers n'est pas rare, mais celui-ci l'intrigue. En précurseur, il pense qu'une histoire vraie peut être aussi passionnante qu'une fiction si elle est bien racontée. Il voit là l'occasion de vérifier sa théorie et persuade le magazine The New Yorker de l'envoyer au Kansas. Il part avec une amie d'enfance, Harper Lee. A son arrivée, son apparence et ses manières provoquent d'abord l'hostilité de ces gens modestes qui se considèrent encore comme une part du Vieil Ouest, mais il gagne rapidement leur confiance, et notamment celle d'Alvin Dewey, l'agent du Bureau d'Investigation qui dirige l'enquête. "De sang froid" , film de Richard Brooks réal. en 1967, s'inspire de ce même fait divers."
Thicker than blood by Richard Pearce ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young teacher's idealism is put to the test when he reaches out to a gifted teen and finds a world of poverty and violence that may be too hot for the novice teacher to handle
Breathing room ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unhappy cople embark upon a one month separation, promising noto see, think about, or even talk to one another till Christmas
A mighty heart based on a true story ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After her husband, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl (Dan Futterman, Urbania), is kidnapped by terrorists, Mariane (Angelina Jolie) heads a desperate search for clues in a frantic race against time to locate her missing husband. Directed by maverick filmmaker Michael Winterbottom (The Road To Guantanamo), A Mighty Heart is a gripping story of faith, hope and courage in the face of tragedy."--Container
Truman Capote : a sangue freddo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Multiple languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kansas, 1959. In una livida mattina di novembre una famiglia di agricoltori, i Clutter, vengono trovati assassinati nella loro fattoria. A New York, intanto, l'omicidio collettivo di Holcomb colpisce e ispira lo scrittore Truman Capote che parte per la cittadina del Kansas accompagnato dall'amica Harper Lee. A interessare lo scrittore sono le reazioni della provincia all'efferato delitto. Ma l'arresto improvviso di Dick Hickock e di Perry Smith, rei del crimine, trasforma la natura del progetto di Truman. Quello che doveva essere un servizio di cronaca da pubblicare su "The New Yorker" diventa il romanzo più ambizioso dello scrittore di New Orleans: "A Sangue freddo". Nei sei anni che separano i colpevoli dalla morte per impiccagione, Capote, intratterrà con almeno uno di loro, Smith, una fitta corrispondenza. (My movies)
 
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Alternative Names
Futterman, Daniel Paul.
Futterman, Danny Boy, 1967-
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