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Swift, David 1919-2001

Overview
Works: 192 works in 423 publications in 6 languages and 8,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Juvenile works  Television plays  Film remakes  Musical films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Commentator, 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 Walt Disney( Visual )

60 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parent trap II: Now grown up, Sharon is a single mom whose daughter meets Mary and the girls turn into scheming matchmakers
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

46 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,096 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 )

22 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 934 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( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 535 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 )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and German and held by 156 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 )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love-hungry landlord tries to convince a young tenant to dump her fianc? and give him a chance
Masters in the colonies by Films for Humanities & Sciences Inc( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 37 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 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
The Jack Lemmon film collection( Visual )

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

Jack Lemmon stars as a landlord intent on bedding all his female tenants
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 25 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 19 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 18 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
The Jack Lemmon showcase( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 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 )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wes gives Mr. Peepers two tickets to the drive-in movie and lends him his car. Robinson goes to ask Nancy for a date, but discovers she has just accepted an invitation from Freddy. Wes advises Peepers to pretend he has a date himself, but the ruse soon fails when he inadvertently parks next to Nancy and her date. The hood of his car gets stuck, blocking his view, so, at Nancy's invitation, he moves into the back seat of Freddy's car. Freddy does not take this gracefully. Marilyn Monroe rivets both Robinson and Freddy. Robinson volunteers to go the concession stand, but when he returns, he gets into the wrong car in the dark. Later he confesses to Nancy that he told a lie about having a date, and she says she would rather have gone with him. It starts to snow and Freddy's convertible top tears; Nancy and Freddy end up sitting in Robinson's car to get warm
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

The rifleman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The most amazing man, when a charming little man arrives in town weaving hair-raising tales of gun battles with notorious bad men, Lucas helps him find an ingenious way to avoid a real gun battle. In New Orleans menace, an arch-criminal from New Orleans decides to hide out at the McCain ranch. In One went to Denver, Lucas welcomes an old friend to town, but soon finds out that his friend is up to no good. In The prodigal, Lucas and Mark are held prisoner in their own home when a bank robber tells his mother that he owns the ranch and that Mark is her grandson. In The safe guard, dangerous complications arise when a brawny, slow-witted gunman is hired to guard the bank
Freud( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Freud's complex life, his groundbreaking work, and his relationship with his patients
 
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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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