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Ross, Herbert 1927-2001

Works: 199 works in 898 publications in 9 languages and 16,354 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Road films  Coming-of-age films  Romantic comedy films  Film remakes  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Choreographer, Author, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Creator, Restager, Actor, Conductor, Other, Composer, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Footloose by Herbert Ross( visu )
104 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,855 libraries worldwide
City-boy Ren McCormick finds he has been moved into an uptight Midwestern town where the local officials have banned dancing and rock 'n roll music. Ren revolts with his best friend Willard and the minister's daughter. A timeless struggle between innocent teenage pleasures and adults' need for rigid morality
Steel magnolias by Chris Columbus( visu )
50 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,842 libraries worldwide
A young diabetic's decision to have a baby may cost her life. This choice leaves her own mother torn between love and anger, while her loyal friends support her and try to deal with their own feelings
The Goodbye girl by Herbert Ross( visu )
33 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
When a woman's ex-husband sublets her apartment right out from under her and she refuses to move, the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship
Boys on the side by Herbert Ross( visu )
34 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Three women sharing a car going west also share a friendship that becomes family. One is a wisecracking club singer, one a finicky real-estate agent, and one a free spirit. Each has secrets to reveal, strengths to impart, vital moments of self-discovery awaiting
Play it again, Sam by Herbert Ross( visu )
65 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 765 libraries worldwide
A movie buff periodically receives tips from the spirit of Humphrey Bogart on how to make it with women
My blue heaven ( visu )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 729 libraries worldwide
The Witness Protection Program is turned upside down by a mob informant and an FBI agent
Funny lady by Herbert Ross( visu )
29 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice with songwriter Billy Rose
Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys by John Erman( visu )
22 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Two feuding vaudeville comedians who toured the country for 43 years as The Sunshine Boys are reunited after years apart to make a television commercial
The turning point by Herbert Ross( visu )
34 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career
California suite by Herbert Ross( visu )
27 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Five couples have come to the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles for diverse reasons, and they must all confront some rather amusing personal dilemmas
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( visu )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 550 libraries worldwide
A musical remake of the classic 1939 film. The life of a shy, dedicated English schoolmaster who becomes a hero to his students, and Katharine, who gives up her glamorous life as a London music hall actress to become his bride
Pennies from heaven by Herbert Ross( visu )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 547 libraries worldwide
In Depression era Chicago, a salesman is having trouble convincing unwilling music store owners to buy his sheet music
The secret of my success by Herbert Ross( visu )
32 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
In this lampoon of corporate business life, a kid from Kansas (Michael J. Fox) comes to New York, conquers the business world and maneuvers his way from the mailroom to the boardroom in a matter of weeks
The seven-per-cent solution by Herbert Ross( visu )
24 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes meets Sigmund Freud--and the father of modern psychology joins the famous detective in the search for the real Professor Moriarty
Undercover blues by Herbert Ross( visu )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Jeff and Jane Blue are parents of the 90s. They also happen to be espionage agents and the United States' only chance at national security. Just as they are ready to embark upon "phase 2" in their lives-- the phase that will allow them a normal lifestyle in which to raise their baby-- the cosmopolitan couple is persuaded out of their prolonged maternity leave to save the world from a corrupt Czech arms embezzler. Not an easy task for a couple who has to make it home for the late night feeding!
Protocol by Herbert Ross( visu )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 309 libraries worldwide
A cocktail waitress, Sunny Davis, saves a visiting Arab dignitary from an assassination attempt and becomes a media darling. Government officials see Sunny's charm as a means to a not-so-well-intended end, so they employ her in a seemingly innocent job in the State Department's protocol branch in order to use her as a lure to secure a new Arabian military base
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( visu )
18 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Opposites can't help but attract in this outlandish pairing of a meek writer and a hot prostitute
The last of Sheila ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
An eccentric millionaire invites his friends onto his yacht for the weekend and begins to expose their dirty little secrets
True colors ( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Two friends move from law school to Washington's corridors of power-- Peter, a lower class go-getter, climbs to the position of congressman by betraying everyone who ever trusted him including his idealistic, blue-blood friend Tim
Filming ballet the turning point ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Interview with Herbert Ross and Nora Kaye, with excerpts from the film The turning point
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Alternative Names
Herbert, David Ross 1927-2001
Herbert Ross Amerikaans filmregisseur
Herbert Ross cinéaste américain
Herbert Ross regista, coreografo e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Herbert Ross US-amerikanischer Choreograf und Filmregisseur
Ross Herb 1927-2001
Ross, Herbert
Ross, Herbert, 1927-
Ross, Herbert 1927-2001
Ross, Herbert David
Герберт Росс
הרברט רוס
هربرت روس بازیگر، طراح رقص، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
ჰერბერტ როსი
로스, 허버트 1927-2001
ハーバート・ロス アメリカ、ニューヨーク出身の映画監督
English (476)
Spanish (37)
German (25)
French (15)
Multiple languages (7)
Chinese (3)
Russian (1)
Italian (1)
Turkish (1)
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