WorldCat Identities

Quaid, Dennis

Overview
Works: 401 works in 2,114 publications in 11 languages and 65,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Sports films  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Costume designer, cat, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Quaid
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

84 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. Presiden't new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter
The day after tomorrow by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

130 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 3,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begns to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

53 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
The rookie by Li qi( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blessed with an awesome fastball, in his 20's Jim Morris dreamt of pitching for Major League Baseball, but blew out his shoulder and retired without ever making it to "the Show." Now, he is a happily married high school science teacher raising a family and coaching the baseball team in a small Texas town. In his spare time, he practices pitching. His professional dreams are rekindled when his underachieving high school players, who have watched him pitch (his fastball clocks at 98 miles per hour), lay down a challenge: if they win the district championship, he will try out for the Majors - again
Soul surfer by Shi en mai na ma la( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teen surfer Bethany Hamilton loses her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcomes all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith
Far from Heaven by Todd Haynes( Visual )

79 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy is the perfect 50s housewife, living the perfect 50s life: healthy kids, successful husband, social prominence. Then one night she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man, and her tidy world starts spinning out of control. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond--a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it
In good company by Paul Weitz( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,059 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
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ren MacCormack moves from Boston to the small town of Bomont, where he experiences a heavy dose of culture shock. A few years prior, the community was rocked by a tragic accident that killed five teenagers after a night out. Bomont's councilmen and the beloved Reverend Shaw Moore responded by invoking ordinances that prohibit loud music and dancing. Not one to bow to the status quo, Ren challenges the ban, revitalizes the town, and falls in love with the minister's troubled daughter, Ariel
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. president Ashton is in Salamanca, Spain to announce plans for a major global summit on terrorism. As he stands behind the podium in front of a loudly cheering crowd, he is shot twice. This is followed minutes later by a small explosion and then a massive blast. Secret Service agents Barnes, Taylor, and Holden immediately jump into action, trying to find the terrorists responsible amid all the chaos. First, the events are seen through the eyes of television news producer Rex Brooks. Then, the assassination attempt is replayed from seven different points of view. Each perspective reveals a few more clues
Breaking Away by Peter Yates( Visual )

32 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Academy Award winning comedy about an idealistic young man and his friends and their pursuit to find jobs and a purpose to life in their hometown of Bloomington, Indiana
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

56 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the most famous lawman ever to stride the Wild West. Gene Hackman is Wyatt's iron-willed father, and Dennis Quaid is Earp's deadly best friend Doc Holliday
Yours, mine & ours by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frank Beardsley, a widower with eight kids, runs into his high school sweetheart, Helen North, a widow with ten kids, it's as if thirty years never passed. Will true love conquer all?
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with the coolest hi-tech gadgets and weapons, the ultimate elite fighting force known as G.I. Joe travels the world in a high-stakes pursuit of Cobra, an evil international organization threatening to use a technology so powerful that it could bring the world to its knees. Includes commentary, and a featurette
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
Dragonheart 2 legendary tales by Rob Cohen( Visual )

72 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, there lived a knight who would come face-to-face and heart-to-heart with the most remarkable creature that ever existed. Bowen is a knight dedicated to the Old Code, a noble creed of honor. When his pupil, Prince Einon, becomes an even crueler king than his father, Bowen's idealism turns to bitterness. Believing Einon's soul to have been poisoned by a dragon, Bowen vows to destroy them all. On his quest for revenge, he meets "Draco" a dragon whose power, strength and wit prove to be more than a match for the disillusioned knight. Soon, what begins as a life or death struggle between the two evolves into a friendship that will change the face of their medieval world
Any Given Sunday by Oliver Stone( Visual )

58 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embattled coach Tony D'Amato faces team strife and a new owner, who is sure Tony is way too old school. An injured quarterback, a flashy, bull-headed backup QB, a slithery team doctor, and a running back with an incentive-laden contract also fuel the film
Frequency by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

40 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John discovers the ability to talk to his father. who's been dead for 30 years. His attempts to change the past go awry as they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now they're fighting to find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
What to expect when you're expecting( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at love through the eyes of five interconnected couples experiencing the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and ultimately coming to understand the universal truth that no matter what you plan for, life doesn't always deliver what's expected
 
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Alternative Names
Denis Kvejd

Dennis Quaid acteur américain

Dennis Quaid actor estadounidense

Dennis Quaid Amerikaans filmacteur

Dennis Quaid amerykański aktor, reżyser, scenarzysta i producent filmowy

Dennis Quaid attore statunitense

Dennis Quaid US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Dennis Quaid yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Quaid, Dennis.

Quaid, Dennis William, 1954-

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The right stuffThe rookieFar from HeavenIn good companyVantage pointWyatt EarpYours, mine & oursDragonheart 2 legendary talesAny Given Sunday