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Linklater, Richard 1960-

Works: 139 works in 583 publications in 8 languages and 20,117 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Fiction  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Animated films  Film sequels 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Commentator, Creator, Actor, Performer, Film editor, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Linklater
Publications by Richard Linklater
Most widely held works by Richard Linklater
The school of rock by Jack Black( visu )
42 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,124 libraries worldwide
When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
Dazed and confused by Richard Linklater( visu )
34 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,633 libraries worldwide
America, 1976. The last day of school. Bongs blaze, bell-bottoms ring, and rock and roll rocks. Eavesdrop on a group of seniors-to-be and incoming freshman
Fast food nation by Richard Linklater( visu )
41 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,535 libraries worldwide
An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Before sunset by Richard Linklater( visu )
38 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
Na een korte amoureuze ontmoeting in Wenen, komt een stel elkaar negen jaar later weer tegen in Parijs. Vervolg op de film Before sunrise
Bernie ( visu )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,496 libraries worldwide
Een sociale, aimable begrafenisondernemer in een klein stadje in Texas raakt hecht bevriend met een zure maar zeer rijke weduwe. Als zij hem teveel claimt, begaat hij een misdaad
Before sunrise by Richard Linklater( visu )
48 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,345 libraries worldwide
Yesterday they were strangers, today inseparable soulmates. But separate they must in just a few hours. Jesse and Celine are making every moment count, pouring as much living as they can into the time Before Sunrise
Waking life by Richard Linklater( visu )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,198 libraries worldwide
Join Wiley Wiggins as he searches for answers to the question of whether we are sleepwalking through our waking state or wake-walking through our dreams
Before midnight by Richard Linklater( visu )
13 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Jesse and Celine first met in their twenties, as seen in Before Sunrise, reunited in their thirties in Before Sunset and, now they face the past, present and future, family, romance and love. Now on a writer's retreat in Greece, the couple looks for a night of passion, but instead their idyllic night turns into a test of their relationship and a discussion of what the future holds for them
A scanner darkly by Richard Linklater( visu )
29 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
Set in a future world where America has lost the war on drugs, an L.A. undercover agents change their faces along with their identities. One officer's liberal ingestion of the drug "Substance D" causes him to develop a split personality, a notorious drug dealer. Along with his superior officers, the police set up an elaborate scheme to catch his drug dealer alter-ego and tear down his operation. Filmed using an animation technique called interpolated rotoscope, with animation over filmed sequences
Bad news Bears ( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Morris Buttermaker is an alcoholic pest removal worker and for a very short period of time a former professional baseball player, is recruited to coach and train a failing baseball team. All of these twelve-year-olds have been thrown out of the league. After losing every game they have played in so far, the kids force the coach to straighten up and teach them how to win before the season is over
Slacker ( visu )
28 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 951 libraries worldwide
Richard Linklater's Slacker presents a day in the life of a subculture of marginal, eccentric, and overeducated citizens in and around the University of Texas; a prescient look at an emerging generation of aggressive nonparticipants
Goodfellas by Warner Bros. Pictures España( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood
Me and Orson Welles by Richard Linklater( visu )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 724 libraries worldwide
After a chance encounter, theater-loving teen Richard Samuels (Zac Efron) gets the opportunity of a lifetime when famed director Orson Welles (Christian McKay) gives him a small role in his 1937 production of "Julius Caesar". Unexpectedly thrust into the heady world of the stage, Richard finds himself surrounded by ambition, clashing egos and sheer brilliance
Two-lane blacktop by Monte Hellman( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
A car-obsessed Driver and Mechanic aimlessly head East from L.A. in a souped-up 1955 Chevy, drag racing for money and thrills. Drifting across the Southwest, they keep being buzzed by a Pontiac GTO. They are joined by The Girl after she climbs into their car while the two are eating in a diner. Later at a gas station, the three meet "GTO" and challenge him to a cross-country race to Washington, D.C. for "pink slips," where the winner will get the loser's car. Along the way, however, they keep stopping to help each other, and winning seems far from their thoughts. The road is itself a place to live, is home, not just a way to move
Tape ( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 335 libraries worldwide
After 10 years apart, three desperate people come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. As years of denial slowly peel away, each is provoked into revealing their true nature
The Newton boys ( visu )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
"This is the True Story of the most successful Bank Robbers in the History of the United States" says the old-timey title card. The Newton boys, a real-life clan of bank robbers active from 1919-1924, are both the most unsung and fiscally successful band bank robbers in American history, capping their careers with an Illinois mail-train robbery whose estimated $3 million haul was the largest theft of its kind to date. This lovingly recreated period piece--part Western, part crime story, and part true family saga--is the story of how these down-home Texas farm boys set out to grab themselves some of the Twenties roar before it left them in the dust
Before sunrise / Before sunset by Ethan Hawke( visu )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Two strangers meet by chance, spend a night together in Vienna, and part before sunrise. Nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine in Paris. Before Jesse's flight home, he joins Celine for a picturesque walk around the city and they have an intimate conversation, ending at Celine's apartment. Will they get the chance to fall in love all over again?
Before sunrise : screenplay by Richard Linklater( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Great directors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Ten acclaimed filmmakers discuss their careers and their craft
Slacker by Richard Linklater( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
The movie Slacker unfolds during a 24-hour period in Austin, Texas, in which hundreds of characters wander about in a timeless entropy, working hard at doing nothing. Now, to coincide with the national video release of this cult classic, a book that is a ricochet of the movie and the phenomenon. Includes a foreword by bestselling author Douglas Coupland. Illustrated
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Linklater, Richard
Linklater, Richard Stuart
Linklater, Richard Stuart, 1960-
Linklater, Rick, 1960-
English (326)
German (21)
French (16)
Multiple languages (12)
Spanish (7)
Italian (4)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
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