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Hickenlooper, George

Overview
Works: 92 works in 236 publications in 6 languages and 4,422 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Nonfiction television programs  Historical films  Interviews 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Performer, Other, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about George Hickenlooper
Publications by George Hickenlooper
Publications by George Hickenlooper, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by George Hickenlooper
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( visu )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
Casino Jack by George Hickenlooper( visu )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Jack Abramoff, the real-life Washington power player, resorted to jaw-dropping levels of fraud and corruption. High-rolling excess and outrageous escapades are all in a day's work for Abramoff as he goes to outrageous lengths to promote the Indian gambling industry, earning him the nickname 'Casino Jack.' But when Jack and his womanizing protege Michael Scanlon enlist a dimwitted business partner for an illegal scheme, they find themselves ensnared in a web of greed and murder
Factory girl ( visu )
39 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 677 libraries worldwide
Edie Sedgwick, a beautiful, wealthy young party girl, drops out of Radcliffe in 1965 and heads to New York to become Holly Golightly. When she meets a hungry young artist named Andy Warhol, he promises to make her the star she always wanted to be. And like a super nova she explodes on the New York scene only to find herself slowly lose grip on reality
The man from Elysian Fields by Directed by ; George Hickenlooper( visu )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Becoming a successful writer remains an elusive dream for Bryon. No longer able to support his family and pay the bills, he seeks employment at an upscale male escort service. As Bryon slowly succumbs to the demands of the job - and his own desires - a destructive pattern of deception threatens the very thing that he sought to protect - his family
Mayor of the Sunset Strip by George Hickenlooper( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
When Rodney was a teenager his mother just dropped him off at the home of Connie Stevens and left him. Eventually he landed his first show-business job as a double for Davey Jones on "The Monkeys". Rodney ended up using his skills as a consummate hanger-on and his genuine enthusiasm for rock & roll to become a central figure in the L.A. music scene and is lauded for his good taste and good nature. Rodney is perhaps the least-known celebrity in Hollywood, though somehow every celebrity seems to know him
Reel conversations : candid interviews with film's foremost directors and critics by George Hickenlooper( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Dreams ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A collection of award-winning short films from around the world
The low life ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
A recent college graduate pursues a writing career in Los Angeles, where he finds that things aren't as easy as he hoped, and he turns to alcohol to cope. Then, an unexpected tragedy forces him to change his life and how he lives it
The big brass ring ( visu )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
An explicit tale of sex and scandal on the road to the presidency
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
Some folks call it a sling blade ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 74 libraries worldwide
A young reporter comes to a California asylum for the criminally insane to interview a man who is about to be released, a man who laments having killed his own mother in cold blood
Invention ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A collection of six short, award-winning films and excerpts from three others plus miscellaneous filmwork
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse ; CODA : thirty years later ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor. Includes optional audio commentary featuring Francis and Eleanor Coppola and "CODA : thirty years later," Eleanor Coppola's new documentary on Coppola's new film, Youth Without Youth
Short ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Mr. Resistor: A kinetic animation which follows the adventures of a little wire guy as he careens through a junk heap. Big story: 3-D animation in which a plasticine Kirk Douglas plays both a rookie reporter and the reporter's hard-line editor. Some folks call it a sling blade: A reporter visits an institution for the criminally insane to interview an inmate about to be released after 20 years. Black Rider: Racism is skillfully twisted back on an elderly racist. Baraka: In this compelling excerpt, film producer Mark Magidson talks about the production history of the film. This unfamiliar place: A filmmaker interviews her father about his experiences as a Polish Jew during WWII. Shape without form: An exquisite cinepoem touching on the dichotomies and miracles of everyday life
Persons unknown by George Hickenlooper( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 63 libraries worldwide
When a brooding ex-cop is seduced and then ripped off by a beautiful junkie he has a one-night stand with, he becomes entangled in a dangerous web of drugs and deceit
Dogtown ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Dorothy is a fallen cheerleader and beauty queen. Trapped in her small town world, she is stuck in a no-where relationship with an overbearing and sometimes violent, tow-truck driving boyfriend. Then Dorothy's world turns upside-down when Philip, now a Hollywood celebrity, from her past re-enters her life. It doesn't take long before Dorothy is looking for love and redemption in Philip, who has a mysterious past of his own
Picture this ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
This documentary details the making of Peter Bogdanovich's filmsThe Last picture show and Texasville
SHORT cinema journal ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Guy walks into a bar: A naive wannabe actor stumbles into a real life cowboy fantasy while driving across country. Vincent, the junkie chronicles: a work-in-progress documentary takes an unblinking look at the life of an addict. Big brass ring: Malcolm McDowell plays a controversial political icon who verbally spars with a beautiful journalist. La Jette: The themes of time and memory are intricately sewn into a eulogy to civilization. Eye like a strange balloon: A whimsical allegory on man's journey through time and space. The Making of Portrait of a Lady: A glimpse into the creative process of directing Henry James' tale of societal pressures and private passions
Grey knight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
During the Civil War, a Union soldier is recruited to investigate a series of crucifixions by a renegade band of Confederate Soldiers. He enlists the help of his old mentor and a mute runaway slave girl, the only witness to the renegade band's attacks. With the addition of some trigger happy Yankee's the brigade is complete. They soon realize however they are not hunting ordinary Confederates. The men have fallen victim to an African curse; they cannot die, despite all the Union's firepower. The Union brigade eventually becomes the hunted and soon is surrounded by the haunted ghost brigade without any means to defend themselves. Their fate seems certain when they realize the Confederates can't tolerate silver or cross any bodies of water. Director: George Hickenlooper
SHORT cinema journal ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Mr. Resistor: A kinetic animation which follows the adventures of a little wire guy as he careens through a junk heap. Big story: 3-D animation in which a plasticine Kirk Douglas plays both a rookie reporter and the reporter's hard-line editor. Some folks call it a sling blade: A reporter visits an institution for the criminally insane to interview an inmate about to be released after 20 years. Black Rider: Racism is skillfully twisted back on an elderly racist. Baraka: In this compelling excerpt, film producer Mark Magidson talks about the production history of the film. This unfamiliar place: A filmmaker interviews her father about his experiences as a Polish Jew during WWII. Goreville U.S.A.: A humorous documentary on one small town's idiosyncratic 1982 gun law requiring all heads of households to maintain a firearm. John Lee Hooker, performance & interview: One of the greatest American bluesman is interviewed with clips from his recent music videos. Quisling & Tsai: An examination of whether or not humanity's desire to grow is harmonious with evolution. Shape without form: An exquisite cinepoem touching on the dichotomies and miracles of everyday life
 
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Alternative Names
George Hickenlooper americký režisér
George Hickenlooper Amerikaans filmregisseur
George Hickenlooper cinéaste américain
George Hickenlooper regista e scrittore statunitense
George Hickenlooper US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Hickenlooper, George Loening 1963-2010
Hickenlooper, George Loening 1963-2010 III
Hickenlooper, George Loening III 1963-2010
Джордж Хикенлупер
جورج هیکنلوپر فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
ジョージ・ヒッケンルーパー
喬治·希肯盧珀
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