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Hunter, Ross

Overview
Works: 146 works in 385 publications in 3 languages and 11,416 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Musical films  Musicals  Action and adventure films  Film remakes 
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 )
50 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,982 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 )
31 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 1,637 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 )
24 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,200 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 )
14 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 1,019 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 )
6 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 915 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 John M Stahl( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention and the use of the town's only resuscitator--at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the life-saving device. Bob and the doctor's widow, Helen, find themselves inextricably linked amid a series of increasingly wild twists, turns, trials, and tribulations.--Container
The thrill of it all! by Norman Jewison( visu )
5 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 490 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 3 languages and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The manager of an international airport must juggle personal crises with professional responsibilities as he attemps to keep his blizzard-torn facility open to rescue a bomb-damaged jetliner
Tammy and the bachelor ; Tammy tell me true ; Tammy and the doctor ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 309 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
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Flower drum song by C. Y Lee( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 299 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
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Lover come back: Business gets mixed with pleasure when two advertising executives go after the same account
Imitation of life ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 183 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
Portrait in black ; Madame X ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 183 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
The Chalk garden ( visu )
5 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 183 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 170 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
Midnight lace by David Miller( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
As a newly wed heiress, Doris is slowly being driven mad by life-threatening phone calls and near-fatal accidents
Classic war collection : 4 movie marathon. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Gray lady down: A hard-bitten captain making his last voyage in command of the U.S.S. Neptune, a nuclear submarine that is sunk in a collision with a Norwegian freighter. The only hope for the forty-one men trapped 1450 feet down is a pair of maverick inventors racing to clear the blocked escape hatch with an experimental submersible
Portrait in black by Michael Gordon( visu )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
An adulterous couple conspires to kill her tyrannical husband. Soon after the murder, the lovers in crime receive an anonymous letter that says only: "Dear Mrs. Cabot: Congratulations on the success of your murder."
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 111 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
Fannie Hurst's Back street ( visu )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A fashion designer falls in love with a department store owner. Several years later they meet and resume their love affair
 
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Alternative Names
Fuss, Martin
Ross Hunter Amerikaans filmproducent (1920-1996)
Ross Hunter amerykański producent filmowy i telewizyjny, aktor
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
ロス・ハンター
羅斯·亨特
Languages
English (185)
Italian (3)
Spanish (1)
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