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Hackford, Taylor 1944-

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Ray by Jamie Foxx( visu )
65 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,715 libraries worldwide
Ray Charles went blind at the age of seven. When his mother insisted he make his own way, he found his calling at the keyboard. 'Ray' follows him as he overcomes drugs, becoming a beloved performer. Includes 9 uncut musical performances
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( visu )
69 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,133 libraries worldwide
Loner Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in thirteen weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship
Devil's advocate by Taylor Hackford( visu )
42 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
Hotshot attorney Kevin Lomax's 64-0 case record has brought him a tempting offer from an elite New York film. But the job Lomax accepts isn't what it seems. The Devil is in the details
Parker by park( visu )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,290 libraries worldwide
Parker is a thief who has an unusual code. He doesn't steal from the poor or hurt innocent people. He is asked to join four other guys, one of whom is related to a known mobster. They pull off the job flawlessly and Parker wants to part ways with them. When he refuses to join them for another job, they try to kill him. They dispose of his body, but someone finds him-- still alive. After recovering, he sets out to get back at the ones who tried to kill him, another one of his codes
When we were kings by Leon Gast( visu )
49 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire (now Democratic Republic of the Congo). Includes footage of the Zaire '74 music festival featuring some of the top African American performers of the era, including James Brown and B.B. King
Proof of life by Charles Mulvehill( visu )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
Rebels in a politically volitile Latin American country have kidnapped Alice Bowman's husband for ransom-- $3 million. Terry Thorne is the hostage retrieval expert who becomes Alice's only hope in navigating a high-stacks game where terrorists value money over life
La Bamba by Luis Valdez( visu )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 989 libraries worldwide
The life of rock and roll legend Richie Valens bursts across the screen in this celebrated, music-filled movie with star-making performances. Depicts the 17-year-old Mexican-American's rocket rise to fame from field laborer to rock star
White nights by Taylor Hackford( visu )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 740 libraries worldwide
Nikolai Rodchenko, a Russian ballet dancer who defected from the Soviet Union years ago, finds himself back in the motherland--trapped--thanks to an emergency airplane landing. The Soviets do not imprison him, however; they hope to score a propaganda victory by 'persuading' him to become Russian again. That is why he is sent to Siberia, to Raymond Greenwood and his Russian wife Darya. Greenwood is an American tap dancer who defected to Russia in opposition to the Vietnam War. Nikolai makes Raymond realize how limited his life is in the USSR, and together they hatch a plan to evade their KGB minders, escape to the American Embassy and eventually the US
Against all odds by Taylor Hackford( visu )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 libraries worldwide
An interesting love triangle evolves when an ex-football player travels to Mexico to find his good friend's girlfriend
Ray : a tribute to the movie, the music, and the man by James L White( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 428 libraries worldwide
An account of the making of the biographical film about the musician Ray Charles includes an appreciation of his life and music as well as the complete screenplay
Blood in, blood out : bound by honor ( visu )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 427 libraries worldwide
Three cousins raised as brothers are torn apart, forcing them to follow separate paths. One searches for truth in the law. One expresses his passion through art. And, one finds power in prison. Yet through it all, family and honor keep their lives intertwined as each strives for survival and power
Dolores Claiborne by Taylor Hackford( visu )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Eighteen years ago the town accused Dolores Claiborne of murdering her husband in cold blood. Now a woman lies dead and a witness finds Dolores standing over the body. Her daughter is the only one who can save her life and the only thing that stands between guilt and innocence is the evil secret that made the daughter run away ten years ago
Love ranch ( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Grace and Charlie make a fine couple. She provides the mind behind their schemes, while his work as a gangster allows the swindles to be carried out. But a new scam involving a handsome boxer threatens both their plan and their two-decade marriage
Bukowski : born into this by John Dullaghan( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Charles "Hank" Bukowski, Los Angeles-based poet, novelist and counterculture icon, succumbed to leukemia at age 73, on March 9, 1994. Written off by critics as a drunken blowhard, his work was a slashing rebuke to polite academic formalism, cutting through the labyrinthine indulgent difficulty of much modern verse; his poems are poems anyone can understand. The self-proclaimed "dirty old man" profiled by this film, was possibly a misunderstood romantic, and defiantly a major American poet. With rare footage, photos, readings, and interviews with friends, ex-lovers, and celebrity admirers, the film paints a straightforward introductory portrait of Bukowski, the patron saint of skid row poetry
Casting by ( visu )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
The film, focusing on casting director Marion Dougherty, is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood, combining interviews, extensive archival footage, animated stills and documents
Atlantic Records : the house that Ahmet built ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Follows the career of Atlantic Records co-founder, Ahmet Ertegun, and examines Atlantic Records' impact on the evolution of popular music while offering an insider's look at the recording industry from its infancy to today. Features rare clips, performances, and studios sessions of Atlantic recording artists
Taylor Hackford's Chuck Berry : hail! hail! rock 'n' roll ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
The unforgettable life and music of pioneering legend Chuck Berry are celebrated in this landmark feature, capturing a once-in-a-lifetime gathering of rock and roll's finest!
The long walk home by Richard Pearce( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Odessa Cotter, is a quiet, dignified woman who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson. When Odessa honors the 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott by walking an exhausting nine miles to and from work, Miriam offers her a ride. Defying both Miriam's racist husband, and the powerful White Citizen's Council, Miriam and Odessa put their lives in danger for civil rights
Chuck Berry : hail! hail! rock 'n roll ( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Film followed by a trailer for Janis Joplin documentary
Les Blank : always for pleasure ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Yum, yum, yum!: An exploration of the cooking and other enthusiasms of French-speaking Louisiana
 
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Alternative Names
Hackford, Taylor
Hackford, Taylor 1945-...
Taylor Hackford Amerikaans filmregisseur
Taylor Hackford cinéaste
Taylor Hackford regista cinematografico statunitense
Taylor Hackford reżyser amerykański
Taylor Hackford US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Produzent und Präsident der Directors Guild of America
Τέιλορ Χάκφορντ Αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης
Тейлър Хакфорд
Хэкфорд, Тэйлор
تیلور هاکفورد تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی
테일러 핵퍼드
핵포드, 테일러 1944-
テイラー・ハックフォード
ハックフォード, テイラー
泰勒·哈克佛
泰勒·海克福德
Languages
English (341)
German (18)
Spanish (15)
French (9)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (8)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (1)
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