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Ashby, Hal

Overview
Works: 133 works in 435 publications in 6 languages and 10,096 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Detective and mystery films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Police films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Performer, Film editor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Harold and Maude by Hal Ashby( Visual )
95 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black comedy about a rich, disturbed, young man, fascinated with death and funerals, who has an affair and a series of adventures with an eccentric and independent 80 year-old woman
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison( Visual )
8 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small town Southern sheriff finds himself in an uneasy alliance with a big-city black homicide detective as they investigate a murder
Coming home by Hal Ashby( Visual )
46 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes involved with a veteran of the war, a paraplegic at a San Diego veterans hospital
Shampoo by Hal Ashby( Visual )
34 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"George is one of L.A.'s most desirable men, a Beverly Hills hairdresser who makes all his female clients look, and feel, better than ever. Encouraged by his girlfriend Jill to open his own salon, George approaches conservative businessman Lester for financing. Unbeknownst to Lester, George is sleeping with his wife, his mistress and his teenage daughter"--Container
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Kid thinks he's the best 5-card stud player in town, but The Man has never been beaten. It is therefore inevitable that they go head-on, and what a game it will be: a non-stop, stud poker duel-to-the-death to decide who will be the reigning king of the New Orleans gambling world
The landlord [videorecording] ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A social satire about a wealthy young man (Bridges) who leaves his Long Island estate to seek happiness in a Brooklyn ghetto
The slugger's wife by Hal Ashby( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marriage between an Atlanta Braves outfielder and a rock singer suddenly turns sour when their individual careers force them to make some tough choices
Lookin' to get out! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex has had a good day at the track, a bad night at the poker game and he'll have a worse time if the guys he owes catch up with him. Alex and go-along pal Jerry split for Las Vegas where Lady Luck and their wits will give them the cash they need
Un Siècle de cinéma : portraits de cinéastes : 42 metteurs en scène répondent à un questionnaire by Tay Garnett( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harold e Maude by Hal Ashby( Visual )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D'après C.HIGGINS,scé.C.HIGGINS,mus.C.STEVENS/Int.B.CORT/R.GORDON/C.CUSACK/V.PICKLES/C.TYNER... Un jeune homme issu d'une famille aisée, fasciné par la mort, redécouvre la vie auprès d'une vieille dame bohème et espiègle... Un film culte original et émouvant
Harold and Maude Harold et Maude by Hal Ashby( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un garçon âgé de vingt ans, Harold vit un amour pur et réciproque avec une femme qui a cinquante-neuf ans de plus que lui, Maude... Une belle histoire d'amour hors normes (allocine.fr)
4 movie collection Hero ; The slugger's wife ; Crazy in Alabama ; I'll do anything ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slugger's wife : The marriage between an Atlanta Braves outfielder and a rock singer suddenly turns sour when their individual careers force them to make some tough choices
Coming home Norma Rae ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coming home: When her United States Army captain husband Bob goes to serve in Vietnam during the war, Sally Bender goes to work as a nurse in a veteran's hospital with her friend Violet, where she meets and begins to fall in love with an old high school friend, Luke Martin, who came home from Vietnam a paraplegic. When Violet's brother, who came home from Vietnam mad, commits suicide, Luke's obsession becomes ending the war
Oltre il giardino ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un giardiniere timido e analfabeta viene a contatto con la high-class americana, che scambia la sua ingenuità per intelligenza e i sui silenzi per saggezza. Così viene osannato come genio della finanza e della politica. (Mereghetti)
Willkommen, Mr. Chance ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in German and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geistig zurückgebliebener Gärtner, der die Welt nur aus dem Fernsehen kennt und das Haus seines Dienstherrn nie verlassen hat, gewinnt durch die Freundschaft eines Industriellen und seiner Frau einfluß selbst auf den amerikanischen Präsidenten und auf internationale Politiker. Ashbys brillanter Film ist eine tragikomische, teilweise sarkastische Satire über die Industrie- und Finanzgesellschaft sowie den unbegrenzten, abstumpfenden Konsum der allzu mächtigen Fernsehprogramme. Hervorragend gespielte Unterhaltung mit Substanz. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films 2000)
4 movie collection Hollywood hists ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gardens of stone: A war-toughened sergeant passionately longs to train soldiers for fighting in Vietnam, but instead is assigned to a special division away from the battle zone, and the sergeant's girlfriend is a Washington Post reporter fervently against the war
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice by Paul Mazursky( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shampoo: George is one of L.A.'s most desirable men, a Beverly Hills hairdresser who makes all his female clients look, and feel, better than ever. Encouraged by his girlfriend Jill to open his own salon, George approaches conservative businessman Lester for financing. Unbeknownst to Lester, George is sleeping with his wife, his mistress and his teenage daughter
Dieses Land ist mein Land ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographischer Film über das Leben des amerikanischen Musikers Woody Guthrie (1912 - 1967)
Coming home Sie kehren heim ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Marine captain returns from Vietnam to find that his wife, a Veteran's Hospital volunteer, has become involved with a paraplegic Vietnam war veteran
L'ultima corvè ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Due sottoufficiali di scorta al trasferimento, da Norfolk a Portsmouth, di un marinaio condannato per furto gli diventano amici durante il viaggio, ma non possono permettersi di fargli prendere il largo. (Mymovies)
 
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Alternative Names
Ashby, Hal William.
Ashby, William Hal 1929-1988
Languages
English (190)
German (45)
Italian (15)
Multiple languages (14)
French (13)
Spanish (3)
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