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Valdes, David

Works: 74 works in 201 publications in 7 languages and 11,293 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Musical films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  History  Teen films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by David Valdes
Open range by Kevin Costner ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boss Spearman, a rugged old-timer, free grazes cattle. He and Charley have been partners for ten years. The pair and their employees, Mose and Buttons, are driving their cattle across the West. Mose is attacked and thrown in jail during a visit to a town. The local cattle rancher, Baxter, wants the free grazers off his land and when Boss and Charley retrieve Mose, they are warned that they have until the next day to be out of the area. Charley confesses his past as a killer during the Civil War and strikes up a tentative romance with Sue, the sister of the town doctor
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everyone in 1880s America knows Jesse James. He's the nation's most notorious criminal and is being hunted by the law in 10 states. He's also the land's greatest hero, lauded as a Robin Hood by the public. No one knows of Robert Ford, at least not yet. But the ambitious 19-year-old aims to change that. He befriends Jesse and rides with his gang. And if that doesn't bring Ford fame, he will have to find a deadlier way. Friendship becomes rivalry and the quest for fame becomes obsession
The book of Eli by Denzel Washington ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En un futuro no muy distante, casi 30 años después de la guerra final, un hombre solitario, Eli (Denzel Washington) camina a través de la tierra devastada que una vez fue Estados Unidos. Ciudades vacías, carreteras rotas, tierra árida, todo a su alrededor muestra las marcas de una destrucción catastrófica. No hay civilización ni ley. Los caminos pertenecen a pandillas que asesinarían a un hombre por cualquier cosa. Pero Eli debe resguardar un libro que podría salvar a toda la humanidad
The green mile by Stephen King ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A death row inmate in a Southern prison possesses the unusual gift of healing. A guard discovers the inmate's miraculous power and begins to question the man's guilt
Beautiful creatures ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When newcomer Lena Duchannes arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan Wate, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for, as Lena possesses strange powers that have long kept her at a distance from others in her life. Lena and Ethan are drawn together, but their budding romance is threatened by the dangers posed by Lena's being a Caster and her family's Dark powers, for upon her sixteenth birthday Lena must undergo the Claiming, a process that will decide her fate forever: Light or Dark
The time machine by H. G Wells ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2002 in 4 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What's done is done and can't be undone. Or can it? Determined to undo a devastating personal tragedy that occurred four years ago. Alexander Hartdegen builds a fabulous apparatus of spinning wheels and brass gears that can propel him through time. Hartdegen (Guy Pearce), an inventor from early 1900s New York who, after his foray into the past, sets his course for the future... and accidentally hurtles 800,000 years into a primitive paradise where he may be able to rescue what's left of humanity from certain doom
The dead pool by Buddy Van Horn ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dirty Harry Callahan must stop a sick secret contest to murder local celebrities, which includes himself as a target
A perfect world by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prison escapee on the run with a young hostage is chased by a Texas Ranger
The rookie by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Car thieves take a police veteran hostage, putting pressure on his latest partner to save him
Dirty Harry collection by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all 5 Dirty Harry movies and 1 Dirty Harry bonus disc
Pink Cadillac ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jump bail and skip tracer Tommy Nowak will track you down before the ink on your fake I.D. is dry. Like a Canadian Mountie, he always gets his man. But will he get his woman?
Honkytonk man Pink cadillac and City heat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
City heat (1984, 97 min.): In Kansas City in 1933, wisecracking detective Murphy tries to find the mob tough-guy who disposed of his partner. Police lieutentant Speer doesn't have much tolerance for the local gangland war's body count. Neither Murphy nor Speer likes the other very much, so that makes them perfect partners
The stars fell on Henrietta ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texas 1935. It's a time of boomtowns or bust for oil wildcatters and, time and again, derby-topped Mr. Cox has come out flat busted. No worries. Mr. Cox has a mule-headed optimism. He's sure as the sunrise that near the town of Henrietta on a cotton farm that raises more dust than bolls, there's black gold beneath the barren sod
Sudden impact by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of a brutal rape, a beautiful woman has begun to hunt down her attackers. Harry has to find her and stop her before she kills again or the killers find her first
Bird by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of legendary jazz musician Charlie "Yardbird" Parker, directed and produced by jazz fan, Clint Eastwood. The film uses actual recordings by Parker with the backgrounds removed, and accompaniment by modern musicians attuned to the Yardbird's improvisations
La milla verde (The green mile) ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los milagros ocurren en los sitios más inesperados, incluso en una celda de un condenado a muerte. Allí John Coffey, un prisionero con poderes sobrenaturales, lleva un sentido de espíritu y humanidad a sus carceleros y compañeros de celda
Firefox the gauntlet ; the rookie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Firefox: A high-flying thriller of a desperate plot to steal the top-secret Russian warplane code-named "Firefox"--And fly it out of the Soviet Union through the world's most lethal air defense system
Dirty Harry in the dead pool by Buddy Van Horn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clint Eastwood returns for his fifth Callahan caper, and this time Harry's new partner is a karate wiz. Mafia goons sworn to snuff Harry now scramble to protect him. And in the most amazing San Francisco chase, Harry puts pedal to the metal to outrace a bomb-carrying, radio-controlled toy car
Un monde parfait by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans les années soixante au Texas, Butch Haynes est un criminel en cavale prêt à tout pour la liberté. Dans sa folle échappée il prend en otage un jeune garçon, Philipp, pour qui il va éprouver une réelle affection
Un mundo perfecto A perfect world ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Costner interpreta a Butch Haynes, un endurecido fugitivo de la prisión que huye con un niño rehen, T.J. Lowther, quien ve en Butch la figura paterna que nunca tuvo. La persecución que mantiene en vilo a todo el estado está capitaneada por Eastwood, que interpreta el astuto alguacil de Texas, Red Garnett y por la criminóloga encargada del caso (Laura Dern). Red conoce cada rincón del Estado como la palma de su mano, y lo que es más, conoce al escurridizo Haynes, poruqe sus caminos, se han cruzado con anterioridad."--Envase
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