WorldCat Identities

Gere, Richard 1949-

Works: 667 works in 2,357 publications in 11 languages and 57,858 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Legal drama  Pictorial works  Fiction  Arthurian romances  Biography  Love stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Producer, Host, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Other, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard Gere
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Chicago by John Kander( Visual )

133 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,542 WorldCat member 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 Bill Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends
Pretty woman by Garry Marshall( Visual )

99 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,094 WorldCat member 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
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

52 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,251 WorldCat member 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
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suō( Visual )

42 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,243 WorldCat member 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
Days of heaven by Terrence Malick( Visual )

67 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910, Bill, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor. He flees to the Texas panhandle with his lover Abby and little sister Linda, where they work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. When Bill learns that the farmer is ill and has less than a year to live, he encourages Abby to accept the man's attentions. The Farmer and Abby marry, and she and her "siblings" live in the big house, waiting for the Farmer to die, so Abby can inherit, and the three of them live happily ever after. But love seems to be a cure-all: the Farmer seems to be improving--and Abby is no longer seeing this as a marriage of convenience. From a landscape of panoramic vistas, vivid colors, and rich textures comes a timeless American idyll and a gritty evocation of turn-of-the-century labor
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,147 WorldCat member 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
Amelia by Mira Nair( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,031 WorldCat member 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 by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a new vision of King Arthur's Camelot. A vision of battles, courage, of the undeniable love that brought an entire kingdom to its knees ... and the undying passion that made it live forever
Runaway bride by Julia Roberts( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia Roberts plays a small-town girl famous for leaving grooms at the altar. Richard Gere is a cynical big-city newspaper columnist eager to write a tell-all story about her. But the more he learns, the more he finds he's falling in love. A down-and-out big-city reporter (Richard Gere), in a last-ditch effort to save his tarnished career, chases a scoop on a mercurial, small-town girl (Julia Roberts) known as the Runaway Bride, due to her habit of leaving her grooms-to-be on the alter. Director Marshall once again directs the stars who made his PRETTY WOMAN a worldwide smash in 1990
Hachi a dog's tale by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,832 WorldCat member 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
Arbitrage by Richard Gere( Visual )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Miller is a New York hedge-fund magnate who appears to have it all: money, power, a loving wife, and a devoted daughter working by his side. But behind the gilded walls of his mansion, Miller is running on borrowed time, trying to unload his crippled trading company before his frauds are revealed. A deadly error throws Miller's life into a tailspin, raising the suspicions of a detective and threatening the future of his financial empire
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,531 WorldCat member 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
I'm not there by Todd Haynes( Visual )

46 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,525 WorldCat member 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
Primal fear by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago altar boy is accused of murdering the archbishop and a publicity hungry local attorney decides to defend him
The mothman prophecies by Mark Pellington( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,327 WorldCat member 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 Buddha the story of Siddhartha( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the Buddha and presents the tenets of Buddhism
Sommersby by Jon Amiel( Visual )

37 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member 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
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,232 WorldCat member 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 Jackal by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackal--the greatest assassin in history--is out to eliminate a top U.S. government official. Declan Mulqeen, 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
Bee season by Richard; -- Binoche, Juliette Gere( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Gere stars in this gripping tale about a father obsessed with training his talented daughter for the National Spelling Bee competition. Eliza Naumann (Flora Cross) demonstrates such an amazing gift that her father Saul (Gere) insists on coaching her himself. But as Eliza's success continues, Saul's newfound devotion grows - causing huge changes for the entire family
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Alternative Names
Gere, Richard

Gere, Richard Tiffany.

Gia, Richado

Gia, Richado 1949-

Gir, Richard 1949-

Pretty womanDays of heavenNights in RodantheFirst KnightHachi a dog's taleThe mothman propheciesThe Jackal