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Roos, Fred

Works: 93 works in 265 publications in 4 languages and 16,971 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Biographical films  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Originator, Production personnel, Interviewee, Author, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Fred Roos
Publications by Fred Roos
Most widely held works by Fred Roos
The secret garden by Agnieszka Holland( visu )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 2,478 libraries worldwide
After the sudden death of her parents in India, Mary Lennox is sent 'home' to England, and the Yorkshire estate of a distant relative. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of local the country boy Dickon and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
The outsiders by S. E Hinton( visu )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
"In 1966 Tulsa, teenagers come two ways. If you're a 'soc,' you've got money, cars, a future. But if you're a 'greaser,' you're an outsider with only your friends...and a dream that someday you'll finally belong." -- Container
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
15 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 1,868 libraries worldwide
A boy and a horse are shipwrecked on an island where they become fast friends. Upon their return home, they work together for a try in one of the great races at Santa Anita
St. Vincent by Bill Murray( visu )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
"Maggie, a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her twelve-year old son, Oliver. Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a desire for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper, named Daka, Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine, race track, strip club, and a dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart." -- Back of container
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
The Black stallion returns by Walter Farley( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
Black, a stunning stallion and a world-renowned champion race horse, is stolen by mysterious foreigners. His young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno) frantically seeks his return. Alec stows away on a plane to Casablanca and crosses the perilous Sahara Desert. With the help of a special friend named Raj (Vincent Spano), Alec unravels the mystery of Black's theft
Somewhere by Sofia Coppola( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
A witty, moving, and empathetic look into the orbit of actor Johnny Marco. You have probably seen him in the tabloids; Johnny is living at the legendary Chateau Marmont hotel in Hollywood. He has a Ferrari to drive around in, and a constant stream of girls and pills to stay in with. Comfortably numbed, Johnny drifts along. Then, his 11-year-old daughter Cleo from his failed marriage arrives unexpectedly at the Chateau. Their encounters encourage Johnny to face up to where he is in life
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
Tucker the man and his dream ( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Drama about Detroit's auto manufacturers in the late 1940's
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protégé's love affair with his daughter
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 609 libraries worldwide
"A Tulsa teenager survives local gang violence and while working in a petshop sees himself in the rumble fish, which fights even its own image in a glass."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
A little princess The secret garden ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken. Secret garden: A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Town & country ( visu )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Revelations of his best friend's affair drive wealthy architect, Porter, to begin questioning his own life and marriage. In search of some meaning to their rapidly disintegrating lives, the two guys go on a cross-country trip to figure their lives out
New York stories ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
New York stories features the creative collaboration of three of America's most popular directors, Martin Scorcese (The Color of Money), Francis Coppola (The Godfather) and Woody Allen (Hannah and Her Sisters). DVD
The conversation by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
A routine wiretapping job turns into a nightmare when Harry, a surveillance man, hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. His investigation of the tape and how it might be used sends Harry spiraling into a web of secrecy, murder, and paranoia
Mario Puzo's The Godfather, part III by Mario Puzo( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Powerful family leader Michael Corleone, now in his 60's, is dominated by two passions: freeing his family from crime and finding a suitable successor
One from the heart by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola shines his spotlight on a Las Vegas couple (Teri Garr, Frederic Forrest) whose break-up on the 4th of July leads them both to a night on the strip in pursuit of their romantic fantasies (Raul Julia, Natassia Kinski). But in this town of gamblers and dreamers, should they bet it all on dreams, or give true love another roll of the dice? Featuring the stunning photography of Vittorio Storaro. Includes a fantasy sequence (tango, Bora-Bora flamenco, and Las Vegas street scene), performed by Teri Garr, Raul Julia, and ensemble
Barfly by Barbet Schroeder( visu )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Henry Chinaski leads the life of a barfly - living on the edge to escape the boredom of conformity. Unlike the average drunk he spouts philosophy, quotes Tolstoy and writes gifted and prolific poetry. Between brawling and drinking he meets Wanda Wilcox who shares his outlook on life. A quasi-autobiography of Charles Bukowski
I knew it was you rediscovering John Cazale ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Documents the life of the late actor, John Cazale, from his roots in New York City to his memorable performances in five classic movies that defined a generation. Included are clips from Cazale's movies, rarely seen photos, home videos, and candid interviews
Mario Puzo's The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Continues the chronicle of the Corleone family's ascension into gangland dominance
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Alternative Names
Fenton, Fred Roos-
Fred Roos producteur de cinéma américain
Fred Roos produttore cinematografico statunitense
Fred Roos US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Casting Director
Roos-Fenton, Fred
Фред Роос
فريد روس
English (143)
Italian (3)
French (3)
German (2)
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