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Dreyfuss, Richard

Overview
Works: 559 works in 2,268 publications in 8 languages and 60,912 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Children's films  Animated films  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Producer, Singer, vac, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Dreyfuss
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

149 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 5,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

134 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Neary witnesses the arrival of flying saucer from an alien world. Thus begins an incredible series of events, culminating in the ultimate encounter with other-worlders as Neary is led aboard the awesome Mothership
American graffiti by George Lucas( Visual )

137 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In American graffiti, two teenage boys, scheduled to leave for college in the morning, spend a final summer night in 1962 cruising the strip. This leads to a series of misadventures for them and two other California teenagers. More American graffiti shows episodes in the same characters' lives as the 1960s continue and John Milner is drag racing, the Toad is in Vietnam, Debbie is a San Francisco hippie, and Steve and Laurie weather a domestic crisis
Stand by Me by Rob Reiner( Visual )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film about friendship and the indelible experiences of growing up takes place in a small Oregon town as four boys set out on a two-day search for a missing teenager's body, a search that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

42 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
W. by Oliver Stone( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank is a former black-ops CIA agent living a quiet life alone, until the day a hit squad shows up to kill him. With his identity compromised, Frank reassembles his old team; Joe, Marvin, and Victoria, and sets out to prove that they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Stand back and watch the bullets fly in this explosive action-comedy
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( Visual )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable man who fears everything, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor goes to his lakeside retreat for a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows him. He becomes a houseguest who just won't leave, endearing himself to the other family members and driving his stressed-out shrink absolutely crazy
Poseidon by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is New Year's Eve on the Poseidon. Partying voyagers lift glasses to toast the future. The future comes in a rush: a 150-foot rogue wave flips the cruise ship over ... and a desperate struggle to survive begins
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard( Visual )

63 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the viewpoint of two of the work's supporting, but certainly more outrageous, characters. In this ... version ... the Shakespearean equivalents of Laurel and Hardy get a chance to take the lead role in a ... setting where illusion and reality overlap"--Container
My life in ruins( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia came to Greece to follow a man. Cast aside, she finds herself alone and adrift in this foreign land. Eventually, her passion for history leads her to a job as a tour guide. But Georgia is bored, and has lost her 'kefi' (Greek for mojo) to boot. When Poupi replaces her regular driver at the last minute, Georgia thinks that her luck has just hit rock bottom. Thankfully, Georgia's latest batch of tourists is a more lively bunch than she's anticipated, and in between bouts with rival tour guide Nico, she manages to form a genuine connection with wisecracking widower Irv. Irv is a solo vacationer who maintains a jovial facade despite the fact that he misses his late wife dearly. With a little help from Irv, Georgia comes to realize that true love may be closer than she thinks
The Goodbye girl by Herbert Ross( Visual )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman's ex-husband sublets her apartment right out from under her and she refuses to move, the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship
The crucible by Arthur Miller( Recording )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a wave of anti-communist investigations swept across American society during the 1950s, Miller exposed the horror of such witch-hunts by retelling the story of the infamous Salem witch trials in Massachusetts in 1692
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Entre 1956 y 1959, Charles Van Doren, hijo de prestigiosos literatos y profesor de inglés de la universidad de Columbia, se convirtió en uno de los personajes más populares de Estados Unidos gracias al programa de televisión "Twenty One". Durante tres años, participó en este concurso contestando siempre las más variadas y difíciles preguntas. Pero, cuando su popularidad había llegado a todos los rincones del país, estalló el escándalo: su principal contrincante denunció que el concurso estaba amañado."--Filmaffinity web site
Always by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

52 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary pilot with a passion for daredevil fighting sacrifices himself to save his best friend and then help his lover move on with her life
Paranoia by Liam Hemsworth( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A technology company employee ... sent undercover to steal trade secrets finds himself trapped between two ruthless billionaire rivals. Soon, it becomes clear that his life depends on his ability to win a maddening race against time"--Container
Tin man by Nick Willing( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and French and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale, a.k.a. DG, is all grown up and bored. She mopes around working as a waitress and goes to school part time. Before she knows it, she's back in OZ and on the run from the evil sorceress Azkadellia, her storm troopers and clumsy bats. Along the way she falls in with some strange characters including the brainless Glitches; Raw, a cowardly and psychic lion-man hybrid; and, Wyatt Cain, a cowboy cop from Central City called a 'tin man' because of his tin badge
Stakeout by John Badham( Visual )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two plainclothes cops are convinced that a dangerous escaped convict is headed for his ex-girlfriend's apartment. They "stakeout" her apartment and the watch remains routine until one of the detectives falls in love with the woman under surveillance
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( Visual )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish. Special features include commentary, deleted scenes, auditions, and more
 
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Dreyfuss, Richard Stephen 1947-

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Close encounters of the third kindStand by MeMr. Holland's OpusWhat about Bob?PoseidonJames and the giant peachThe crucibleAlways