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Hawks, Howard 1896-1977

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His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( visu )
295 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,527 libraries worldwide
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The Front Page
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( visu )
119 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,835 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
The big sleep by Howard Hawks( visu )
151 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,807 libraries worldwide
L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case, and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich, and more
Red River by Coleen Gray( visu )
119 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,229 libraries worldwide
With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
Gentlemen prefer blondes by Jule Styne( visu )
131 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,174 libraries worldwide
Bachelorette showgirl singers Dorothy Shaw and Lorelei Lee are sailing to Paris, courtesy of Lorelei's millionaire boyfriend Gus Esmond, Jr. They're also being shadowed--thanks to Gus Sr.--by private detective Ernie Malone. Lorelei gets embroiled in a contretemps involving Sir Francis "Piggy" Beekman, outspoken Lady Beekman, and a tiara. Dorothy, meanwhile, becomes involved in a running flirtation with the detective. All's well that ends well, but everything plays second fiddle to the snazzy costumes and in-your-face attitudes sported by the showgirls. One of Howard Hawks' biggest commercial hits, this lush, garish, cynical, yet fun-filled fortune-hunter satire is based on a 1949 Broadway musical and has a wisp of a plot, serving merely to tie together the lavish musical numbers
To have and have not by Howard Hawks( visu )
101 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,173 libraries worldwide
In 1940, an American charter boat captain in Martinique gets involved with a young female drifter and some French freedom fighters who are trying to elude local Nazi collaborators
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( visu )
124 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
On one side is an army of gunmen dead-set on springing a murderous cohort from jail. On the other are Sheriff John T. Chance and two deputies: a recovering drunkard and a crippled codger. Also in their ragtag ranks are a trigger-happy youth and a woman with a past; and her eye on Chance
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( visu )
56 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,769 libraries worldwide
Torn between religious pacifism and patriotism, Alvin York of Tennessee went on to become World War I's most acclaimed hero, capturing 132 German soldiers during the Battle of Argonne
El Dorado REPLACED by Howard Hawks( visu )
80 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Scarface by Al Pacino( visu )
102 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the Prohibition Era ... This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow"--Container
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks( visu )
59 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Story of the men working for a South American mail and freight business in the 1930s. They are trying to win a lucrative government contract to carry mail, and must perform satisfactorily despite bad weather, injuries, poor cash flow and a woman trying to win the boss's heart
Hatari! by Howard Hawks( visu )
55 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
John Wayne heads a group of highly skilled professional game hunters in Africa to capture animals for zoos and circus attractions
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( visu )
49 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Rio Lobo by Howard Hawks( visu )
55 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 832 libraries worldwide
A spectacular robbery of a Union pay train by Confederate guerillas leads to the train's colonel befriending the leaders of the robbery when the war ends. Together, they seek the Union traitors responsible for a string of Confederate train robberies
The thing by John Carpenter( visu )
56 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 696 libraries worldwide
"Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen spaceling inside a crash-landed UFO, then fight for their lives after the murderous being emerges from icy captivity."--Container
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( visu )
84 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 688 libraries worldwide
Dr. Barnaby Fulton (Grant) is a staid scientist working on a youth-restory serum with no success. Until the chimpanzee he uses for experiments gets loose, starts monkeying around the lab, and accidentally concocts the very formula Fulton has been searching for
Twentieth century by Roy Andersson( visu )
21 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 639 libraries worldwide
A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when a star, she proves a match for him
I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks( visu )
36 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 513 libraries worldwide
A French officer falls in love with a woman lieutenant and must cross dress in order to get into the United States
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo ( visu )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and German and held by 503 libraries worldwide
In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
Bringing up baby : Howard Hawks, director by Howard Hawks( Book )
10 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Hawks, Howard
Hawks, Howard Winchester.
Hawks, Howard Winchester 1896-
Hawks, Howard Winchester 1896-1977
Howard Hawks American film director, producer and screenwriter
Howard Hawks Amerikaans filmregisseur
Howard Hawks cineasta estadounidense
Howard Hawks réalisateur, producteur, et scénariste américain
Howard Hawks regista statunitense
Howard Hawks reżyser amerykański
Howard Hawks US-amerikanischer Regisseur der klassischen Periode Hollywoods
Χάουαρντ Χοκς
Говард Гоукс
Хауард Хокс
Хауърд Хоукс
Хоукс, Говард
Հովարդ Հոուքս
הווארד הוקס
هاوارد هاکس
हावर्ड हॉक्स
হাওয়ার্ড হক্‌স
ฮาเวิร์ด ฮอว์กส
ჰოვარდ ჰოუქსი
하워드 혹스
호크스, 하워드 1896-1977
혹스, 하워드 1896-1977
ホ-クス, H 1896-1977
ホークス, H
ホークス, ハワード
English (1,372)
Spanish (136)
French (80)
German (77)
Multiple languages (30)
Italian (17)
Chinese (3)
Danish (2)
Croatian (2)
Japanese (1)
Turkish (1)
Czech (1)
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