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Daniels, Jeff 1955-

Works: 326 works in 1,140 publications in 10 languages and 52,180 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Comedy films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Composer, Interviewee, Other, Singer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jeff Daniels
Most widely held works by Jeff Daniels
Gettysburg ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Civil War drama depicting the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
Good night, and good luck by George Clooney ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy when Murrow and the dedicated CBS newsstaff were determined to expose the scare tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist witch-hunts
The hours by Stephen Daldry ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Fly away home by Carroll Ballard ( Visual )
57 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 14-year old girl and her estranged father rescue a batch of abandoned goose eggs and care for them until they hatch. When they are old enough to fly south for the winter, Amy and her father use microlight aircraft to teach them how to fly home
Because of Winn-Dixie ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heartwarming 'tail' of a young girl whose life is changed by a scruffy, fun-loving pooch she names Winn-Dixie. The special bond between them works magic on her reserved dad and the eccentric townspeople they meet during one unforgettable summer
Pleasantville by Gary Ross ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twin siblings David and Jennifer couldn't be more different: she curses, smokes, and sleeps around; David is a prototypical nerdy outcast. Then, one dark and stormy night, they're sucked into the TV and Pleasantville: a perfect suburban Disneyland suffused with church-social niceness and Rotary Club boosterism. Jennifer despises it all. So, like a pint-size Lauren Bacall, she refuses to play the role of poodle-skirted good girl and introduces one of the boys to sex, after which this bland, black and white world magically begins changing into color. Through the combined forces of sex and rock 'n' roll, it becomes clear that the things that make life worth living--passion, knowledge, and love--are far removed from safety, stability, and bland sterility. Before too long, the whole town is wondering: what's outside Pleasantville?
101 Dalmatians by Dodie. Hundred and one dalmatians Smith ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
Terms of endearment by James L Brooks ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the rocky and passionate relationship between a mother and daughter from birth to death
RV ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob is determined to combine work and pleasure. He rents a recreational motor home to drive his wife and kids on a scenic vacation to the Colorado Rockies. While trying to enjoy some much needed, quality time with his family, Bob is secretly preparing a presentation for a high-stakes corporate merger. Their dysfunctional road trip leads to repeated encounters with the perky Gornicke family. The Gornicke's don't appear to be too bright, but to Bob, they represent the familial togetherness that Bob was hoping to regain
State of play ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A petty thief and a pizza deliveryman are gunned down in an alley. A US Congressman's assistant falls in front of a subway train - three seemingly unrelated deaths. The dead assistant was the chief researcher for Congressman Stephen Collins, spearheading hearings into the role of private security firm PointCorp. She was also his lover. Cal McAffrey, a rumpled, old-school metro reporter at the Washington Globe is covering the first story. He was Collins' college roommate, and had a brief affair with Anne, Collins' wife. Their personal history may be exploited, as Cal spies a conspiracy waiting to be uncovered. Teamed with aspiring young Globe political blogger Della Frye by his crusty editor, evidence begins to pile up, and new pieces start to fall into place. Leads are run down, supporting reporters are brought in, as Cal and Della work together in an attempt to connect the dots before the clock runs out. Cal will discover at least one truth: when fortunes are at stake, no one's integrity, love, or life is safe
Dumb and dumber by Peter Farrelly ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a pair of dim-witted friends on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money
The squid and the whale by Noah Baumbach ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... Director Noah Baumbach scores a triumph with an autobiographical coming-of-age story about a teenager whose writer-parents are divorcing." Stars Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney
The five people you meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This NY Times best seller by Mitch Albom is brought to life by an award-winning cast. It explores the unexpected mysteries of the afterlife by reminding us what really matters here on Earth
Blood work by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There is a masked killer on the loose, and the police believe its the locations that are important and that the victims are just unlucky. But retired FBI agent McCaleb thinks that it goes the other way around. The killer's victims are very specific. Forced to retire after suffering a heart attack, and receiving a new heart 2 years later, he is approached by the sister of the murdered woman whose heart he now has. Now McCaleb has to use his wits to discover who is responsible for the murders
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cecilia is a poor waitress whose only escape is the thrill and excitement of going to the movies. Suddenly, while watching her favorite movie, the leading man jumps out of the picture to be with her. Confusion abounds as the actors he has left in the movie try to get him back
Away we go by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
Space chimps ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ham III is the grandson of the first chimp astronaut. Soon, the fun-loving chimp has to get serious about the mission - rid a far-away planet of their nefarious leader. Ham III becomes a reluctant hero and learns the true meaning of courage as he and his crewmates, the fearless Lt. Luna and their uptight commander, Titan, risk everything in an effort to save the peaceful inhabitants of a distant planet from the evil dictator Zartog
Traitor by Don Cheadle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When FBI agent Roy Clayton heads up the investigation into a dangerous international conspiracy, all clues seem to point back to former U.S. Special Operations officer, Samir Horn. A mysterious figure with a web of connections to terrorist organizations, Horn has a knack for emerging on the scene just as a major operation goes down. The inter-agency task force looking into the case meets with Carter, a veteran CIA contractor who seemingly has his own agenda and fellow FBI agent, Max Archer. The task force links Horn to a prison break in Yemen, a bombing in Nice and a raid in London, but a tangle of contradictory evidence emerges, forcing Clayton to question whether his quarry is a former military operative or something much more complicated
The crossing ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is Dec. 17, 1776. Hounded by superior British forces, his army decimated by disease, desertion and lack of funds, General George Washington faces the unthinkable: he is losing the war for American Independence. A week later, on Christmas Eve, Washington will make one of the most courageous decisions in military history. Staking everything on a risky surprise attack against a garrison of battle-hardened Hessian mercenaries, Washington sets out across the ice-choked Delaware River
Speed by Jan de Bont ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Traven is a L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist. He and his partner diffuse a bomb planted in an office elevator, saving the passengers inside. Later, he is sent to diffuse a bomb that the same revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a bus. But until he does, Jack and passenger must keep the bus speeding through the streets of Los Angeles at more than 50 miles per hour-- or the bomb will explode
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Daniels, Jeffrey
Daniels, Jeffrey Warren.
English (379)
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German (27)
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