WorldCat Identities

Greene, David 1921-2003

Overview
Works: 206 works in 363 publications in 6 languages and 7,532 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Music  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: E185.97.H24, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Greene
Roots by Alex Haley( Visual )
27 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and German and held by 3,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eight part series, which chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past
Godspell a musical based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of the off-Broadway musical based on the Gospel of St. Mathew, set in contemporary New York City
Rich man, poor man ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irwin Shaw's 1970 best seller traces the tangled and often troubled lives of two very different brothers raised by poor immigrant parents in Port Phillip, New York
Guilty conscience ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A suspenseful psychological drama delves into the inner workings of the human mind. An egocentric lawyer, Anthony Hopkins, conducts an ongoing debate with his conscience about the ramifications of killing his wife, Blythe Danner, to be with his mistress. The tension builds to a peak as he weighs the pros and cons of the impending crime
The Count of Monte Cristo by David Greene( Visual )
11 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
Gray lady down by David Greene( Visual )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlton Heston stars as a hard-bitten captain making his last voyage in command of the U.S.S. Neptune, a nuclear submarine that is sunk in a collision with a Norwegian freighter. The only hope for the forty-one men trapped 1450 feet down is a pair of maverick inventors racing to clear the blocked escape hatch with an experimental submersible
Rehearsal for murder ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Preston (The Music Man), stars as Alex Dennison, a writer who is about to marry a Broadway star played by Lynn Redgrave (Georgy Girl). When she turns up dead from an apparent suicide, Dennison is convinced of foul play. He assembles the suspects in a theatre, on the pretext of a reading for his latest play. When he locks the door it turns into an intellectual game of cat and mouse that will ultimately reveal the killer. Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park, Independence Day) co-stars in this ingenious thriller that keeps you guessing until the end
Roots ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
The princess and the goblins Madeline ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess and the goblins: A princess living on a lonely mountaintop discovers a mysterious staircase in her castle leading to a world of mysteries and goblins
Roots ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epos over Kunta Kinte die in 1767 in Gambia gevangen wordt genomen en als slaaf naar Amerika verscheept wordt
Wake Island To hell and back ; Battle Hymn ; Gray lady down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wake Island: A handful of U. S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
A good day to die by Sidney Poitier( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gypsy Smith, the marshall of Oklahoma territory's first black settlement, comes into conflict with the Ku Klux Klan
Sweet revenge by David Greene( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The military career of a young woman's brother is destroyed by his cold-blooded commanding officer. Years later, the woman plots an elaborate scheme to exact her revenge. Hell hath no fury as hidden secrets lead to murder and punishment
Friendly fire ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After their son is killed in Vietnam, Peg and Gene Mullen's on-going inquiries eventually establish he was killed by artillery fire from friendly forces. Based on a true story
Roots ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Hard country ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The joys and frustrations of small-town life are honestly portrayed in this poignant, romantic tale
Roots ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Fatal vision ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most publicized and thought-provoking criminal cases in modern history is brought to the screen in this mini-series depicting the events that surround the brutal murder of a military doctor's pregnant wife and two young daughters
A family of cops II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The family of cops is back, this time dealing with the murder in Milwaukee of a priest tied in with the Russian Mafia, who proceed to try to draw the family off the case
 
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Languages
English (127)
German (1)
French (1)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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