WorldCat Identities

Swift, David 1919-2001

Overview
Works: 185 works in 410 publications in 6 languages and 8,653 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  Musical films  Juvenile works  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Commentator, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Swift
 
Most widely held works by David Swift
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

47 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 4,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated version of the 1961 Disney classic about separated identical twins. Hallie and Annie meet accidentally at camp and decide to reunite their divorced parents. Bonus features: a gag reel, the making of the movie, visual effects, and commentary
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

43 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an orphan who believes that "things are better than they seem," Pollyanna changes the heart of an entire town
How to succeed in business without really trying by David Swift( Visual )

23 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambitious young window cleaner J. Pierpont Finch buys a book describing how to get ahead in the business world and sets out to try the methods shown
Candleshoe by David Niven( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey (Award-winning actress Jodie Foster) and a sly con man (Leo McKern) are determined to find. But first she must dupe Candleshoe's widowed owner into believing she's her long-lost granddaughter! Casey eventually discovers there may be an even greater treasure at Candleshoe - the love of a happy family. Legendary stars David Niven and Helen Hayes join Foster in this humorous and heartwarming adventure!
Good neighbor Sam by David Swift( Visual )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This delightfully daffy comedy features Jack playing a very married ad man who poses as the husband of a sexy single girl to help her land a big inheritance
Under the yum yum tree( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love-hungry landlord tries to convince a young tenant to dump her fiance and give him a chance
The parent trap 2-movie collection by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two identical twins, separated since their parents' divorce, scheme to switch places in order to get their parents back together; As grownups, a niece convinces one of the twins to help match up her divorced sister with the niece's friend's widowed father
Masters in the colonies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film footage from the 1930s highlights the social and economic changes which characterize that period in Africa and India. Emphasizes the European colonial powers in Africa at that time, and the movement in India against British colonialism there
The Jack Lemmon film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Lemmon stars as a landlord intent on bedding all his female tenants
The Jack Lemmon film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prissy suburban advertising man becomes innocently involved in a pretence to be the husband of the divorcee next door
Mister Peepers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey back to Jefferson Junior High with Mr. Peepers, that shy, quiet, slow-moving science teacher whose efforts to do the right thing always seemed to backfire
The interns( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of interns in a large city hospital experience a year of crises and experiences that will change their lives
Il segreto di Pollyanna( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con la sua gentilezza e gioia di vivere, orfanella di dodici anni riporta la pace in un paese dove la gente si sbrana in ripicche e risentimenti. Quando si ammala, tutti le sono vicini. (My movies)
Love is a ball( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Boyer zestfully portrays a self-appointed matchmaker on the French Riviera, conducting a lively cast on a slippery road to romance
Guerra y Paz basada en la obra de Leon Tolstoi by John Howard Davies( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreación de la crónica de la vida de varias familias aristocráticas rusas y de grandes batallas militares de la época
The Jack Lemmon showcase( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the yum yum tree: A landlord, in love with a tenant, tries to convince her to dump her fiancé and give him a chance. My sister Eileen: Two Ohio girls move to New York City to seek their fortunes: Eileen as an actress, her sister as a writer. Their apartment is a magnet for an assortment of zany characters, winding up with unwanted South American sailors who form a conga line. Phffft!: When their marriage finally goes "Phffft!", Nina and Robert get a divorce only to discover that, like it or not, some people are just meant to be together. Luv: Although they're now wed to different spouses, Ellen and Milt realize they're still in love. When their plan to get rid of their current spouses fails, the divorced matchmakers turn to murder instead
Mister Peepers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey back to Jefferson Junior High with Mr. Peepers, that shy, quiet, slow-moving science teacher whose efforts to do the right thing always seemed to backfire
À nous quatre( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freud( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Freud's complex life, his groundbreaking work, and his relationship with his patients
Masters in the colonies( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film footage from the 1930s highlights the social and economic changes which characterize that period in Africa and India. Emphasizes the European colonial powers in Africa at that time, and the movement in India against British colonialism there
 
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The parent trap
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David Swift acteur américain

David Swift Amerikaans filmregisseur (1919-2001)

David Swift attore statunitense

Swift, Bud 1919-2001

Swift, Dave 1919-2001

Дэвид Свифт

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