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Ross, Herbert 1927-2001

Overview
Works: 222 works in 881 publications in 8 languages and 16,225 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Road films  Coming-of-age films  Made-for-TV movies  Film remakes  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Choreographer, Author, fmd, Performer, Film editor, Restager, Creator, Actor, Conductor, Composer, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Herbert Ross
Publications by Herbert Ross
Publications by Herbert Ross, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Herbert Ross
Steel magnolias by Robert Harling( visu )
50 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,824 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
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( visu )
95 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,643 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
The Goodbye girl by Herbert Ross( visu )
28 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
When a woman's live-in boyfriend leaves her, he also sublets her apartment right out from under her. She refuses to move when the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship
Boys on the side by Herbert Ross( visu )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 834 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 )
62 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 756 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 4 languages and held by 725 libraries worldwide
The Witness Protection Program is turned upside down by a mob informant and an FBI agent
Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys by Herbert Ross( visu )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 654 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--if they can keep from murdering each other
Funny lady ( visu )
34 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 625 libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice with songwriter Billy Rose
The turning point by Herbert Ross( visu )
32 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 562 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
Goodbye, Mr. Chips ( visu )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 547 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
California suite by Herbert Ross( visu )
25 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 531 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
The secret of my success by Herbert Ross( visu )
31 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
In this lampoon of corporate business life, a kid from Kansas 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 )
23 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 350 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 3 languages and held by 334 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 pahse 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 )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 307 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 Herbert Ross( visu )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 297 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 232 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 197 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
Footloose Flashdance ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Footloose. A fatherless teen-age boy from Chicago who likes to dance tries to shake up his new small midwestern hometown of Bomont, which doesn't allow public dancing. Bomont's Baptist minister is a staunch supporter of the ban on public dancing, but has a "loose" teenage daughter in high school who doesn't share his views on the ban. The two teenagers develop a mutual affection for each other and fight the ban in order to have a high school dance
 
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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 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
Languages
English (446)
Spanish (36)
German (20)
French (14)
Multiple languages (9)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Italian (1)
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