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McGrath, Douglas

Works: 101 works in 424 publications in 7 languages and 7,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Biography  Interviews  Television adaptations  Humor  Historical drama  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Librettist, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Actor, Adapter, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Douglas McGrath
Publications by Douglas McGrath
Most widely held works by Douglas McGrath
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence( visu )
80 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,723 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 )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
Een jonge vrouw probeert haar veeleisende baan te combineren met de zorg voor haar gezin met twee kleine kinderen
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( visu )
22 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 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 Charles Dickens( visu )
47 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,055 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
Beautiful : the Carole King musical : original Broadway cast recording ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
The inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise to stardom is told in a musical that features newly orchestrated versions of her most iconic songs including So Far Away; It's Too Late; and I Feel the Earth Move
Born yesterday ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Billie Dawn is a Las Vegas showgirl whose lack of sophistication embarrasses her Washington, D.C. millionaire boyfriend. He hires a handsome and well-educated journalist to help smarten her up, and in no time at all, the millionaire gets more than he bargained for! Billie blossoms into an independent thinker and sparks fly as she uses her learning to turn the nation's capital upside down!
Company man ( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and French and held by 168 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
Emma by Jane Austen( visu )
49 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Romantische komedie over een welgestelde, zelfbewuste jonge vrouw op het Engelse platteland rond 1800
His way a portrait of Hollywood legend Jerry Weintraub ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 111 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 )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 94 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 75 libraries worldwide
Bullets over Broadway by Woody Allen( visu )
29 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 73 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!
Beautiful : the Carole King musical : piano/vocal selections by Carole King( score )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Checkers by Douglas McGrath( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
"It's 1952. A young Richard Nixon is campaigning as his party's candidate for Vice-President, his wife Pat proudly at his side, when an accusation of financial impropriety almost ends his promising career. In a momentous speech, he takes charge of his fate, and changes the character of American politics forever. CHECKERS is a revelatory look at Nixon's drive, history and most surprisingly, his marriage to Pat, all of which are explored with insight, blistering wit and unexpected tenderness"--Publisher description
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 17 libraries worldwide
Balas sobre Broadway by Woody Allen( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
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 leave the desolation of Nova Scotia to head for the legendary opportunities of Toronto. As their prospects begin to fade, optimism gives way to frustration and loneliness
Emma : screenplay by Sally Robinson( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Feature film from the UK / USA. Comedy. Romance. Screen adaptation of the Jane Austen novel
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
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English (237)
German (20)
Spanish (10)
French (8)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
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