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Hunter, Ross

Overview
Works: 94 works in 344 publications in 5 languages and 10,515 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,
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 )
59 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,142 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
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( visu )
26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,224 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 Elmer Bernstein( visu )
14 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 990 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
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( visu )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 971 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of an uptight interior decorator who must share a party line with a laid-back playboy. But the real connection is made when the two meet and he starts wooing her with late-night calls while pretending to be someone else
Flower drum song by C. Y Lee( visu )
7 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 914 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 )
28 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Summary: "Bob Merrick (Rock Hudson) is an irresponsible playboy who causes the widowhood and blindness of a beautiful woman named Helen Phillips (Jane Wyman). After a later encounter with Helen, who doesn't recognize his voice, Merrick decides to dedicate his life to becoming a surgeon to try and cure her blindness ... a four handkerchief fan's classic"--Container
The thrill of it all! by Norman Jewison( visu )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 480 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 )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
The manager of an international airport must juggle personal crises with professional responsibilities as he attempts to keep his blizzard-torn facility open to rescue a bomb-damaged jetliner
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Flower drum song ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 310 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
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 289 libraries worldwide
Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
Portrait in black Madame X ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 177 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 )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 175 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 )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 166 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 124 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 110 libraries worldwide
Wake Island: A handful of U. S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 110 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
Portrait in black by Michael Gordon( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 108 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
Fannie Hurst's Back street ( visu )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 105 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 by David Lowell Rich( visu )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 85 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 Amerikaans filmproducent (1920-1996)
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 (199)
Spanish (17)
Italian (7)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
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