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Valdes, David

Works: 78 works in 300 publications in 8 languages and 15,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Prison films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Police films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about David Valdes
Most widely held works by David Valdes
The green mile by Frank Darabont( Visual )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Miracles happen in unexpected places, even on death row at Cold Mountain Penitentiary. There John Coffey, a prisoner with supernatural powers, brings a sense of spirit and humanity to his guards and fellow inmates"--Container
Open range by Kevin Costner( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,007 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 by Andrew Dominik( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the last months of Jesse James's life, from meeting Robert Ford, a 19-year-old who idolizes Jesse, to the day Ford shoots him
The Book of Eli by Albert Hughes( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli (Washington) walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn't fully understand but knows he must complete. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Or in the wrong hands, the hammer of a despot. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him into a savage wasteland and pits him against a menacing warlord (Oldman)
Beautiful creatures by Kami Garcia( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,326 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 George Pal( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist and inventor Alexander Hartdegen is determined to prove that time travel is possible. His determination is turned to desperation by a personal tragedy that now drives him to want to change the past. Testing his theories with a time machine of his own invention, Hartdeggen is hurtled 800,000 years into the future, where he discovers a terrifying new world, where mankind has divided into the hunter and the hunted
In the line of fire by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Horrigan, a veteran Secret Service agent haunted by his failure to protect JFK from assassination gets a chance to redeem himself when a brilliant psychopath threatens to kill the current president and take Horrigan with him
The dead pool by Buddy Van Horn( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirty Harry Callahan must stop a sick secret contest to murder local celebrities, which includes himself as a target
Transcendence by Wally Pfister( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have made him famous, but they have also made him the prime target of anti-technology extremists who will do whatever it takes to stop him. However, in their attempt to destroy Will, they inadvertently become the catalyst for him to succeed-to be a participant in his own transcendence. For his wife Evelyn (Rebecca Hall) and best friend Max Waters (Paul Bettany), both fellow researchers, the question is not if they can...but if they should. Their worst fears are realized as Will's thirst for knowledge evolves into a seemingly omnipresent quest for power, to what end is unknown. The only thing that is becoming terrifyingly clear is there may be no way to stop him
Pink Cadillac by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easygoing skip-tracer gets a handful when he tracks a woman with $250,000 in the trunk of a stolen '59 Cadillac and a band of white supremacists
The rookie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Car thieves take a police veteran hostage, putting pressure on his latest partner to save him
Turbulence by U Frisch( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I. "Es noche buena y la sobrecargo Teri Halloran (Lauren Holly, Una Pareja de Idiotas) acaba de ser abandonada por el supuesto hombre de su vida. Para empeorar si sutiación tiene un inesperado vuelo en el que abordarán dos brutales homicidas escoltados por policías. Conforme el gigantesco avión se acerca a su destino, la tensión aumenta. Un descuido provoca un sangriento enfrentamiento en que los pilotos pierden la vida. Ahota Teri, en medio de una terrible tormenta eléctrica debe intentar aterrizar por sí sola el avión fuera de control, pero antes tendrá que enfrentar a un psicópata cuyas intenciones son utilizar el avión como un enorme proyectil y estrellarlo en el centro de Los Angeles.". -- II. Cuando la embajada estadounidense en Yemen es rodeada por un grupo de manifestantes, el coronel Terry Childers (Samuel L. Jackson) es enviado con un comando especial para recuperarla. Al terminar la misión el embajador queda a salvo, pero tres soldados y casi cien yemenitas yacen muertos. El condecorado héroe de guerra deberá enfrentar la ley marcial y defenderse del cargo por asesinato a civiles indefensos. Con los únicos testigos de su inocencia desaparecidos, tendrá que recurrir a un antiguo amigo: el abogado militar Hayes Hodges (Tommy Lee Jones). Ahora para salvar su carrera deberá enfrentar un juicio lleno de intrigas y dobles intenciones."--Envase
Dirty Harry collection by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all 5 Dirty Harry movies and 1 Dirty Harry bonus disc
Triple feature : Honkytonk man : Pink cadillac : City heat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City heat (1984, 97 minutes): In Kansas City in 1933, wisecracking detective Murphy tries to find the mob tough-guy who disposed of his partner. Police lieutenant 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
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man." -- IMDb, May 13, 2015
The stars fell on Henrietta( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 67 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 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callahan is sent to San Paulo to investigate a series of murders. The killer, out for revenge, is murdering the rapists that gang-raped her and her sister 10 years ago. Bonus features: commentary; featurette
The book of Eli ; I am legend( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am legend: Robert Neville is the last human survivor in what is left of New York City. A pandemic has left only 1% of the population alive and most of those who survived are no longer human. The infected, now lurking in the shadows, watch Neville's every move. Perhaps mankind's last, best hope, Neville is driven by the only one remaining mission: to find a way to reverse the effects of the virus using his own immune blood
Dirty Harry collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all five Dirty Harry movies
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The Book of Eli
Alternative Names
David Valdes Amerikaans filmproducent

David Valdes producteur de cinéma américain

David Valdes productor de cine estadounidense

David Valdes produttore cinematografico statunitense

David Valdes US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Вальдес, Дэвид

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