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Hunter, Ross

Overview
Works: 133 works in 352 publications in 2 languages and 11,076 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Musical films  Musicals  Action and adventure films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ross Hunter
Publications by Ross Hunter
Publications by Ross Hunter, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ross Hunter
 
Most widely held works by Ross Hunter
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( visu )
47 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,108 libraries worldwide
1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( visu )
29 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 1,640 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy in which a carefree bachelor and carefree career girl share a telephone party line. Mutual hostility develops without their ever having met. When they finally become acquainted, attitudes begin to change
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( visu )
19 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
Cary Scott, an attractive and wealthy New England widow, creates a social outcry in her community and within her family when she becomes romantically involved with Ron Kirby, her much younger gardener
Thoroughly modern Millie by George Roy Hill( visu )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 978 libraries worldwide
'Thoroughly modern Millie' is the story of an innocent country girl who comes to the big city in search of a husband. Along the way she becomes the secretary of the rich and famous Trevor Graydon, befriends the sweet Miss Dorothy, fights off white slaver Mrs. Meers and hooks up with a lively paper clip salesman, Jimmy. In the end it takes a rich and nutty jazz baby like Muzzy to unravel all these complications, give a great party, and match up lovers
Flower drum song by Henry Koster( visu )
7 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 966 libraries worldwide
Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang Ta, a handsome college student living in Chinatown, complications, merriment, and many musical numbers ensue
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( visu )
20 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from the town's only resuscitator - at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the same life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessly and in secret - he tries it in a ham-handed way, further alienating Phillips' widow, Helen, with whom Merrick has now fallen in love, his persistence causing another tragedy which causes the woman to become blind. Merrick must remake his life, including going back to medical school, in an attempt to make amends and win Helen's love
The thrill of it all! by Norman Jewison( visu )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
TV commercials, suburbia and daytime soap operas all come under hilarious attack in this no-holds-barred satire of American life
Airport by George Seaton( visu )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved
Tammy and the bachelor Tammy tell me true ; Tammy and the doctor ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Tammy and the bachelor: As a little Mississippi riverboat girl, Tammy falls in love with a wealthy southern gentleman after she and her rascally grandfather rescue him from a plane crash -- Tammy tell me true: The adventures of Tammy continue in college, where the worldly-wise small-town gal helps a broken-hearted artist paint a happy future, teaches a haughty heiress that the Golden Rule is more precious than gold, and finds true love with a shy, handsome young professor -- Tammy and the doctor: Tammy travels to Los Angeles to become a nurse and turns the handsome young intern inside out with her unique bedside manner
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Flower drum song ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
A Hong Kong girl comes to San Francisco for an arranged marriage to an Americanized nightclub owner who is already engaged to a sultry singer
Portrait in black Madame X ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Madame X: A woman is blackmailed by her mother-in-law into leaving her politician husband and their baby. Twenty years later, she finds herself on trial for murder where she is defended by her own son
The Chalk garden ( visu )
5 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a family conflict over possession of an emotionally troubled child which comes to a climax after the hiring of a mysterious Nanny
Battle Hymn by Douglas Sirk( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
"As a WWII fighter pilot Colonel Dean Hess (Hudson) accidentally bombed a German orphanage, killing thirty-seven children. After entering the ministry to atone for the tragedy, Hess eventually rejoins the Air Force to train pilots in South Korea, while devoting his spare time to building a shelter for orphans. But now, to protect these children in a territory fraught with danger, he must fight ... and face the past once again!"--Container
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Midnight lace by David Miller( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
As a newly wed heiress, Doris is slowly being driven mad by life-threatening phone calls and near-fatal accidents
Portrait in black by Michael Gordon( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
Wake Island To hell and back ; Battle Hymn ; Gray lady down ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Wake Island: A handful of U. S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
Fannie Hurst's Back street ( visu )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
A fashion designer falls in love with a department store owner. Several years later they meet and resume their love affair
Madame X ( visu )
5 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Portrait in black: An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
 
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Alternative Names
Fuss, Martin
Ross Hunter producteur de cinéma américain
Ross Hunter produttore cinematografico statunitense
Ross Hunter US-amerikanischer Filmarchitekt
Росс Хантер
راس هانتر بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و معلم آمریکایی
Languages
English (190)
Italian (3)
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