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Bloom, Verna 1939-

Works: 75 works in 273 publications in 6 languages and 7,092 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  College life films  Western films  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Road films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Verna Bloom
Most widely held works by Verna Bloom
National Lampoon's Animal house by John Landis( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1962, Larry Kroger and Kent Dorfman are freshman in college. They want to join a fraternity. After visiting several, including the snobby Omega house, they come to a Delta house pledge party. Here they meet the handsome, but compulsive womanizer Otter, his best friend Boone, Boone's girlfriend Katy, the daring thrill-seeker D-Day, the ever responsible Hoover, and slacker Bluto. They are accepted into the fraternity and join in on the wild toga parties, road trips, and practical jokes. But Dean Wormer is determined to have Delta kicked off campus and its members expelled. He enlists the help of Omega house and its leaders Doug Neidermyer and Greg Marmalard and new pledge Chip Diller. Delta is not willing to go away quietly
High plains drifter by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

40 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranger is hired to protect a guilt-ridden Western town from three desperadoes
After Hours by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word processor Paul Hackett is looking for a break from his humdrum Manhattan routine. He heads to SoHo for a late-night date with Marcy, a girl he scarcely knows and gradually gets caught up in a bizarre web of seemingly chance encounters with a host of loopy, looney "downtown" night people
The journey of Natty Gann by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 12-year-old girl leaves Chicago to search for her single father, who has gone to Washington State to look for work during the Great Depression. Along the way, she forms a close bond with two traveling companions, a protective wolf and a hardened drifter
Medium cool by Haskell Wexler( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1968 in Chicago at the time of the Democratic National Convention, this is the story of a TV cameraman and his involvement with the realities of hate and hypocrisy he finds in his filming
Medium cool( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the working world and romantic life of a television cameraman is a visceral, lasting cinematic snapshot of the era, climaxing with an extended sequence shot right in the middle of the riots surrounding the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. An inventive commentary on the pleasures and dangers of wielding a camera, Medium Cool is as prescient a political film as Hollywood has ever produced
Playing for time by Daniel Mann( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fania Fenelon is a Jewish cabaret singer in Paris during the Nazi invasion. Fania and thousands of other Jewish and political prisoners are sent to the Auschwitz death camp. She and a group of other classical musicians are spared from death in exchange for performing music for their captors. They are also ordered to play for the thousands being herded to the gas chambers, a 'humane' means of easing the condemned into the next world
The hired hand by Peter Fonda( Visual )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and German and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Arch, and Dan head into Del Norte, a small town in the middle of nowhere. Harry decides to return home after a seven-year absence, but not before Dan runs afoul of a group of unsavory characters and Harry vows vengeance for the lad's death. Harry and Arch flee from the town. Harry's wife, Hannah, is none too pleased to see her wayward husband at her doorstep. Taking his wife's anger in stride, he asks only to be allowed to work as a hired hand. Just as Hannah and Harry start to move beyond the years of anger and estrangement, disaster strikes
Clint Eastwood( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up
Particular men by Loring Mandel( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by Emmy Award-winning playwright Loring Mandel, "Particular men" recalls what might be considered the most significant event not only of the 1940's, but of man's entire history--the introduction of nuclear weaponry
Tell them who you are by Mark S Wexler( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Wexler uses a blend of biography and autobiography centers on his relationship with his father, legendary cinematographer and filmmaker Haskell Wexler. Film includes interviews with George Lucas, Julia Roberts, Jane Fonda, Ron Howard and more
4 film favorites by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space cowboys: Four test pilots who missed their trip to space get a second chance when they are called upon to repair an aging Russian satellite
Badge 373( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eddie Ryan ... a tough, no-nonsense and abrasive Irish cop, has to turn in his badge after scuffling with a suspect who then falls to his death from a rooftop. But that doesn't stop him from heading out on a one-man crusade to avenge his partner's murder, all the while neglecting his new live-in girlfriend, Maureen. Ryan's investigation leads him to Puerto Rican drug kingpin, Sweet Willie, and the shipment of guns for the Puerto Rican Crime Syndicate"--Container
Comedy greats( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In National Lampoon's Animal house, the members of Delta Tau Chi fraternity offend the straight-arrow and up-tight people on campus in a comedy film which irreverently mocks college traditions. In The Blues Brothers, Jake Blues, recently released from prison, and his brother Elwood reassemble their blues band and stage a concert to raise money for the orphanage where they grew up. The jerk is the story of the adopted son of a poor black sharecropper family, whose crazy inventions lead him along the road from rags to riches to rags. Car wash is an irreverent but affectionate look at a typical day in a Los Angeles car wash
The last temptation of Christ by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Este poderoso drama le gana al Director Martin Scorsese una Nominacion al Academy Award por "Mejor logro en direccion" en 1989, asI como nominacion al Golden Globe para Barbara Hershey (Mejor actriz) 1989 y Peter Gabriel (Mejor cancion) 1989. Basada en la novela de Nikos Kazantzakis y protagonizado por Willem Dafoe, la oltima tentacion de Cristo es un logro visual que te quitara el aliento"--Envase
L' homme des hautes plaines by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les brûmes de chaleur du désert, l'homme et sa monture surgissent de nulle part. Il arrive à Lago, petite ville du Sud-Ouest américain. L'Homme sans Nom entre dans le saloon et abat trois hommes qui bêtement l'ont menacé. Les notables lui confient alors une mission, les protéger de 3 ex-forçats qui ont juré de mettre la ville à feu et à sang. L'Homme sans Nom accepte et fait régner sa propre loi sur Lago, bouleversant le conformisme de la petite ville
High plains drifter ; Joe Kidd( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Didd": A former bounty hunter turned gunslinger is hired by a wealthy land owner to stop a rebellion by a group of revolutionaries who feel they're being cheated out of their land. Conflict occurs when Kidd falls for one of the rebels
High plains drifter ; Destry rides again ; Winchester '73( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winchester '73: An engaging frontiersman attempts to track down his father's murderer and the whereabouts of his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a rogue's gallery of owners including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a young Indian chief, and Stewart's own murderous brother
Clint Eastwood : the Universal Pictures 7 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infierno de cobardes High plains drifter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1870. Una ciudad fronteriza en el sudoeste de Estados Unidos. Un hombre, conocido como el Forastero, es contratado para proteger a la comunidad del acoso de tres pistoleros
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