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McGrath, Douglas

Overview
Works: 86 works in 373 publications in 8 languages and 7,374 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Interviews  Television adaptations  Humor  Historical drama  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Performer, Actor, Interviewee, Adapter
Classifications: PR4034, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Douglas McGrath
Publications by Douglas McGrath
Most widely held works by Douglas McGrath
Emma by Jane Austen( visu )
113 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,814 libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegée, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
I don't know how she does it by Allison Pearson( visu )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids. When Kate gets handed a major new account that will require frequent trips to New York, Richard also wins the new job he's been hoping for and both will be spreading themselves even thinner. Complicating matters is Kate's charming new business associate Jack Abelhammer, who begins to prove an unexpected source of temptation
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( visu )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
Nicholas Nickleby by Douglas McGrath( visu )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
Nicholas becomes the head of the family when his father dies unexpectedly. Keeping watch over his mother and his sister Kate becomes an even greater challenge when Nicholas discovers that his father lost the family fortune due to ill-advised investments. Without a shilling to his name, Nicholas turns to his wealthy but unforgiving Uncle Ralph for help
Born yesterday by Georg Cukor( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 328 libraries worldwide
A corrupt millionaire junk dealer, embarrassed by his girlfriend's lack of social sophistication, arranges to have her trained in a crash course in "culture". He is surprised and outraged when, after becoming aware of her role as pawn in his crooked business deals, she refuses to cooperate
Company man ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and French and held by 166 libraries worldwide
After helping a Russian dancer defect to the United States, an English teacher becomes a C.I.A. agent and for his first mission he is sent to Cuba. There he "starts" the Bay of Pigs invasion, but not before trying to kill Castro first. His next mission is to gather intelligence from a country who didn't know its own name - Vietnam
Bullets over Broadway by Woody Allen( visu )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
David Shayne is an idealistic young writer who'll do anything to get his first Broadway play off the ground -- even if it means teaming up with the mob!
His way a portrait of Hollywood legend Jerry Weintraub ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A profile of the legendary entertainment entrepreneur, concert promoter, personal manager, and Hollywood jack-of-all-trades, show business insider Jerry Weintraub's industry endurance makes him a rare bird in the Hollywood Hills. Weintraub recounts his long and winding road for the camera, with one-on-one interviews set in different rooms throughout his home, in front of a gas fireplace, around a poker table, and overlooking his expansive pool
Emma Shakespeare in love ( visu )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
Blockbuster by Patricia Marx( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Infamous music from the motion picture by Rachel Portman( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in No Linguistic Content and held by 23 libraries worldwide
La musique originale a été composé par Rachel Portman (Oliver Twist, Chocolat) qui fut la première femme à remporter un Oscar de la meilleure musique de film en 1997. A noter que certaines chansons sont interprétées par les acteurs eux-mêmes (Gwyneth Paltrow et Daniel Craig)
Save an alligator, shoot a preppie : a terrorist guide by Royce Flippin( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Bullets over Broadway by Woody Allen( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
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Goin down the road ( visu )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Two young and uneducated maritimers who leave the desolation of Nova Scotia and head for the legendary opportunities of Toronto. Even when contacts fall through and they are forced to spend their first nights at the Salvation Army, both men maintain an optimistic sense of adventure as they encounter offbeat characters in a variety of humorous situations
Emma by Sally Robinson( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others
Nicholas Nickleby : by Douglas McGrath( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Nicholas becomes the head of the family when his father dies unexpectedly. Keeping watch over his mother and his sister Kate becomes an even greater challenge when Nicholas discovers that his father lost the family fortune due to ill-advised investments. Without a shilling to his name, Nicholas turns to his wealthy but unforgiving Uncle Ralph for help
Bullets over Broadway Coups de feu sur Broadway by Woody Allen( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Kaltes Blut auf den Spuren von Truman Capote ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
1959. Manhatten war eine einzige Party, und keiner der Stars der literarischen Schickeria funkelte heller als Truman Capote. Eines Tages las er einen Artikel in der New York Times. "Wohlhabender Farmer mit 3 Familienmitgliedern ermordet." Damit war die Party für Capote vorbei. Er verbiss sich in den Mordfall und schrieb darüber den berühmten "Sachbuch-Roman". Kaltblütig, der eine emotionsgeladene Beziehung zu einem der verurteilten Mörder mit sich brachte. Doch damit kennen wir noch nicht alle Aspekte der Story
Scandaleusement célèbre by Doug McGrath( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Multiple languages and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Truman Capote, écrivain de génie et mondain, se fascine pour une histoire sordide : le meurtre odieux dune famille toute entière. La rencontre avec les deux tueurs lui inspire son chef-doeuvre littéraire "De sang froid"
I don't know how she does it(DVD) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids"--www.imdb.com
 
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Languages
English (221)
German (18)
Spanish (14)
French (11)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
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