Gere, Richard 1949-
Most widely held works about Richard Gere
Most widely held works by Richard Gere
Chicago ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,230 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.
Nights in Rodanthe ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos. She retreats to the small coastal town in the Outer Banks where she hopes to find the tranquility she so desperately needs. She has a wayward husband who has asked to come home and a teen-aged daughter who resents her every decision. Upon arrival, a major storm is forecast and a guest named Dr. Paul Flanner arrives. Paul is the only guest at the inn, and he is facing his own crisis of conscience. With the storm closing in, the two turn to each other for comfort, and in one magical weekend, set in motion a life-changing romance that will resonate throughout the rest of their lives.
Days of heaven ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,523 libraries worldwide
A moving story about two men who love the same woman. A fugitive from the slums of Chicago finds himself pitted against a shy, rich Texan for the love of Abby.
Amelia ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
Kansas-born girl, Amelia Earhart discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23. Within 12 years she goes on to win the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia and her husband/business partner George Putnam have an enduring marriage that could not be broken by her determination to fly, nor her passionate affair with Gene Vidal. At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her into aviation myth.
First Knight ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
This is a new vision of King Arthur's Camelot. A vision of breathtaking battles, heart-pounding courage, of the undeniable love that brought an entire kingdom to its knees ... and the undying passion that made it live forever.
I'm not there ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,362 libraries worldwide
Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions.
Hachi a dog's tale ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,324 libraries worldwide
The heartwarming true story of a loyal dog named Hachiko. This very special friend would accompany his master to the train station everyday and return each afternoon to greet him after work. Even after his master passed away, he continued to return to the same spot at the station every day for the next nine years to wait for his beloved master. During his daily visits he touched many lives and taught the local people about love, compassion, and above all unyielding loyalty.
Pretty woman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
A corporate raider pays a gorgeous hooker to be his escort for a business week in Beverly Hills ... and then falls for her. Fifteenth anniversary special edition packed with all-new, never-before-seen bonus features.
Pretty woman ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
When successful corporate mogul Edward Lewis meets independent and carefree Vivian Ward, their two lives are worlds apart. But Vivien's energetic spirit challenges Edward's no-nonsense, business-minded approach to life, sparking an immediate attraction. He teaches her the finer things of life -- she teaches him that love could be the best investment he ever made.
Primal fear ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
A Chicago altar boy is accused of murdering the archbishop and a publicity hungry local attorney decides to defend him.
Sommersby ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
A Civil War veteran returns to his hometown a changed man-- leading his wife and others who knew him to doubt his identity.
Bee season ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
Eliza demonstrates such an amazing gift for spelling any word given to her that her father Saul insists on coaching her himself. As Eliza's success continues, Saul's newfound devotion grows ... causing huge changes for the entire family.
Shall we dance ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
A lawyer's life and marriage take an unexpected turn when he follows a woman to a dance studio and begins to take lessons and finds he has a passion for dance. His wife thinks he is having an affair and hires a detective to follow him.
An officer and a gentleman ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
A timeless tale of romance, friendship, and growth. Loner Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in thirteen weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship.
Unfaithful ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
When a chance encounter with a sexy stranger erupts into a full-blown affair, passion becomes obsession, and the true price of betrayal takes a shattering toll.
Brooklyn's finest ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 987 libraries worldwide
After having endured extremely different career paths, the lives of three disheartened Brooklyn police officers will collide with destiny when they all wind up at the same fatal crime scene.
The hoax ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
Pathological liar Clifford Irving stages a complex hoax. In the 1970's Irving managed to fool a major publisher and LIFE magazine into thinking he was writing an authorized biography of Howard Hughes. Irving and his best friend and partner, Dick Susskind, go to extreme lengths to pull off the hair-brained scheme. The more outrageous the lies they concoct, the more believable they become and the more money gets thrown at them. Inspired by the unbelievable true story of the man who faked the authorized autobiography of Howard Hughes and nearly pulled off the media scam of the 20th century.
The mothman prophecies ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
This story is based on events which occurred in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Distraught by the sudden, tragic death of his wife, a journalist finds himself mysteriously drawn to a small West Virginia town when his car inexplicably strands him. He soon learns that many of the town's residents have been beset by bizarre events, including sightings of an eerie "moth-like" entity, an entity similar to the one seen by his late wife.
The Jackal ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 857 libraries worldwide
Jackal--the greatest assassin in history--out to eliminate a top U.S. government official. Declan Mulqueen, an imprisoned underground operative, is the only man who can stop him. Now, the Deputy Director of the FBI is taking the biggest risk of all ... he's releasing one criminal to stop another.
Dr. T & the women ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 805 libraries worldwide
While a middle-aged Dallas gynecologist whose wife has become mentally ill falls for his sexy new golf pro, chaos surrounds the wedding of his daughter, and his alcoholic sister-in-law arrives with three nieces in tow.
Action and adventure films Adultery Adventure and adventurers Air pilots' spouses Arthur,--King Betrayal Biographical films Buddhism Comedy films Comedy films Criminals Dance Distinguished Flying Cross (Medal) Documentary television programs Dogs--Behavior Drama Dylan, Bob,--1941- Earhart, Amelia,--1897-1937 Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Hachiko (Dog) Historical films History Hotels Human-animal relationships Illinois--Chicago Knights and knighthood Loyalty Man-woman relationships Melodramas (Motion pictures) Musical films New York (State)--New York North Carolina--Rodanthe Prostitutes Railroad stations Rock musicians Romance films Separation (Psychology) Showgirls Soldiers Storms Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States United States.--Navy Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women air pilots Women murderers
Gia, Richado, 1949-....
Gir, Richard, 1949-
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