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A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( visu )
254 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 5,112 libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed by and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( visu )
227 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,923 libraries worldwide
Terry Malloy is a washed-up ex-prize fighter corrupted along with brother Charley at an early age by a ruthless Mob-connected union boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the waterfront. Malloy is now an errand-boy for the union, while Charley (in return for a college education) is now a lawyer for them. Malloy assists in the killing of a longshoreman who was talking to the crime commission investigating the union. He soon meets the dead man's agonized sister, Edie Doyle, and has a change of mind. Activist priest Father Barry argues with Malloy about morality, responsibility, and doing the right thing. Malloy's guilt, his romantic feelings for Edie, and an assault on Father Barry overwhelm him and he turns informer. Malloy's defiant testimony before the commission leads to a climactic bloody battle that wrests the union from the boss' tenacious grasp
John Steinbeck's East of Eden by Elia Kazan( visu )
204 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,770 libraries worldwide
The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( visu )
90 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,297 libraries worldwide
Magazine writer Schuyler 'Phil' Green, a widower who has just arrived with his mother and young son in New York, is assigned the task of writing an expose of anti-Semitism. As he searches for a new angle on the topic, he decides to pass as a Jew for several months, which causes no end of trouble for his ailing mother and young son. It also puts his new society girlfriend on the spot, since despite all her intellectual convictions, she cannot quite shake the vicious prejudices of her particular group. In the 40s, Hollywood began exploring serious social problems in an upfront manner, and while a trifle too earnest for some people, this film puts the 'gentleman's agreement' among gentiles to discriminate against Jews directly in the spotlight
The arrangement; a novel by Elia Kazan( Book )
147 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,028 libraries worldwide
Splendor in the grass by Elia Kazan( visu )
67 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,595 libraries worldwide
A story of first love between two teenagers in a 1920s Kansas town. When their desire conflicts with the norms of respectable behavior, serious consequences ensue
The understudy : a novel by Elia Kazan( Book )
60 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
Explores the complex relationships between a successful actor, dying of cancer and drug abuse, and his understudy
The assassins by Elia Kazan( Book )
88 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 13 languages and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
Master Sergeant Cesario Flores is a troubled man. A career non-com, he feels safe in his well-ordered life. So when his precious daughter Juana joins the tuned-in, dropped-out generation, Flores breaks into little pieces...with murder the result. The Assassins is set in the United States during the '70s, a violent time at home and abroad. It's about two specific murders, but more than that, it focuses on a murderous way of life
Budd Schulberg's A face in the crowd by Elia Kazan( visu )
44 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,203 libraries worldwide
An Arkansas hobo becomes an overnight media sensation. But as he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become?
The Anatolian by Elia Kazan( Book )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 990 libraries worldwide
"In his powerful new novel, Elia Kazan takes up the life of the young Greek from Anatolia whose early years he chronicled in his first novel, America America, giving us the story of a man caught between two worlds, and fighting to make a place for himself within them."
Acts of love by Elia Kazan( Book )
79 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 11 languages and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Une jeune Américaine délurée s'attache à un homme d'origine grecque qui a conservé les valeurs de son pays d'origine. Ce choc entre deux civilisations connaîtra un dénouement tragique. Roman puissant, coloré, d'accès facile
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( visu )
59 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 958 libraries worldwide
Archie has only one real joy in life: his child-bride Baby Doll. In a few hours he will really have her, because the one-year marriage agreement that has kept them under the same leaky roof--but never in the same bed--is about to run out
Betty Smith's A tree grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith( visu )
50 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 911 libraries worldwide
The story of a young girl in turn of the century Brooklyn who adores her charming but irreponsible father and resents her mother who tries to hold the family together
Pinky by Elia Kazan( visu )
22 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
A racially mixed woman working as a nurse in Boston finds she can pass as White, but leaves her fiance afraid that her true heritage will be discovered. Back at home in Mississippi, she is named heiress of an estate that her family has worked for, touching off a heated situation among the locals amidst a trial
Viva Zapata! by Elia Kazan( visu )
101 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Emiliano Zapata, an ally of Pancho Villa, leads the Mexican peasants in a bloody revolt against an oppressive government and overthrows President Diaz
America, America by Elia Kazan( visu )
67 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros, who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his family's meager fortune and his father's blessing, Stavros encounters both allies and adversaries on a dramatic trek. He ultimately achieves his dream through sheer determination and will, thereby earning his nickname : America America.--Container
Beyond the Aegean by Elia Kazan( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 591 libraries worldwide
New York rug merchant Stavros Topouzoglou returns to his homeland of Anatolia to take advantage of the Greek-Turkish war, buying rugs on the cheap for his business in America. Gradually, business interests give way to more patriotic endeavor. The third book in a trilogy that began with America, America
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( visu )
56 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 572 libraries worldwide
One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When Dr. Reed confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers
America, America by Elia Kazan( Book )
100 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Udvandrerroman om en tyrkisk drengs farefulde vej til Amerika
F. Scott Fitzgerald's the last tycoon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
A penetrating glimpse at big studio politics in the early days of Hollywood; a spectacular translation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's notorious novel
 
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Elia Kazan Amerikaans filmregisseur
Elia Kazan amerykański pisarz, reżyser filmowy i teatralny
Elia Kazan réalisateur américain
Elia Kazan regista statunitense
Elia Kazan US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Schriftsteller
Elias Kazan
Kasanioglus, Elia 1909-2003
Kazan, Elia
Kazan, Elia, 1909-2003
Kazan, Ēlias, 1909-2003
Kazandzoglus, Elia.
Kazanjoglou, Elia
Kazanjoglou, Elia, 1909-2003
Kazanjoglou, Elia, dit Elia Kazan
Kazanjoglou, Elias
Kazanjoglou, Elias 1909-2003
Kazanjoglous , Elia
Kazanjoglous Elia 1909-2003
Ελία Καζάν Αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης
Елия Казан
Елија Казан
Еліа Казан
Элиа Казан кинорежиссёр США
Էլիա Կազան
איליה קאזאן
الیا کازان بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
إيليا كازان
ايليا ڪازان
ایلیا کازان
كازان، اليا
ئیلیا کازان
এলিয়া কাজান
ਇਲੀਆ ਕਜ਼ਾਨ
ഏലിയാ കസാൻ
ელია კაზანი
엘리아 카잔
카잔, 엘리아 1909-2003
エリア・カザン
カザン, エリア
伊利亚·卡赞
Languages
English (1,184)
Spanish (201)
French (172)
German (143)
Polish (49)
Italian (43)
Multiple languages (31)
Danish (15)
Chinese (7)
Turkish (7)
Vietnamese (6)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (6)
Finnish (6)
Japanese (5)
Czech (4)
Swedish (4)
Portuguese (3)
Russian (3)
Dutch (2)
Hungarian (2)
Korean (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Catalan (1)
Slovak (1)
Caddo (1)
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