WorldCat Identities

Sheffield, David 1948-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 108 publications in 7 languages and 2,511 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Ethnic films  Animated films  Police films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Film remakes  History 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Sheffield
Coming to America by Shari Headley( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Nutty professor II : the Klumps by Steve Oedekerk( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Klump finds romance with a lovely fellow geneticist. When his alter ego Buddy Love breaks out and threatens trouble, its up to the rest of the hefty Klump family to save the day
Boomerang( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York marketing exec Marcus Graham is a wolf in chic clothing, a lady's man dedicated to life, liberty and the happiest of pursuit. But what goes around comes around when he meets a stylish career woman who treats men the same way he treats women
Police academy 2 : their first assignment by Paul Maslansky( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahoney and friends have graduated from the Police Academy and are issued their first assignments. Their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweighs any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti daubing terrorists?
Police academy 1-4 collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police academy: The mayor decides to loosen the restrictions at the academy. Soon, the new class is overrun with misfits and losers who are all determined to make good, even though their superiors try to wash their hands of them every chance they can. Police academy 2: Mahoney and friends have graduated from the academy and are issued their first assignments. Their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweighs any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti daubing terrorists?
The nutty professor by Jerry Lewis( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherman Klump is a shy and excessively overweight scientist, but when he drinks a special formula, he transforms into egotistical and fast-talking Buddy Love. Academy Award Winner for Best Make-up
Coming to America( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a wealthy, pampered African prince who comes to America in search of a bride. Accompanied by his closest companion, the prince quickly finds a new job, new friends and lots of trouble
Nutty professor II : the Klumps : uncensored director's cut( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Klump finds romance with a lovely fellow geneticist. When his alter ego Buddy Love breaks out and threatens trouble, its up to the rest of the hefty Klump family to save the day
Police Academy 1-4 collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police academy: The mayor decides to loosen the restrictions at the academy. Soon, the new class is overrun with misfits and losers who are all determined to make good, even though their superiors try to wash their hands of them every chance they can. Police academy 2: Mahoney and friends have graduated from the academy and are issued their first assignments. Their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweigh any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti daubing terrorists?
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norbit: Mild-mannered Norbit has a second chance at love with his childhood sweetheart, but the one major obstacle standing in his way is jealous Rasputia, his larger-than-life fiancee
Coming to America ; [&] Trading places( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming to America: Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant. Trading Places: The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
Police academy 3 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police academy: The mayor decides to loosen the restrictions at the academy. Soon, the new class is overrun with misfits and losers who are all determined to make good, even though their superiors try to wash their hands of them every chance they can. Police academy 2: Mahoney and friends have graduated from the academy and are issued their first assignments. Their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweighs any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti daubing terrorists? Police academy 3: The graduates of the academy are now in competition between the two police academies to see which one will survive a state-decreed budget cut
NUTTY PROFESSOR II THE KLUMPS( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's funniest family is back for seconds! Eddie Murphy is hilarious when he stars as the entire Klump family in this enormous comedy blockbuster. The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging
Le professeur foldingue by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nutty professor II the Klumps = Trčeni profesor II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nutty professor : [screenplay] by Barry W Blaustein( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 2 booklets, 1 sheet loose copy and 3 and 1/2 photographs
Le professeur foldingue 2( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boomerang : by Barry W Blaustein( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes production information
Coming to America( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le professeur foldingue( )

1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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David Sheffield Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

David Sheffield amerikansk författare och manusförfattare

David Sheffield amerikansk skribent og manusforfattar

David Sheffield amerikansk skribent og manusforfatter

David Sheffield amerikansk skribent og manuskriptforfatter

David Sheffield guionista estadounidense

David Sheffield guionista estatunidenc

David Sheffield scénariste américain

Дэвид Шеффилд

דייויד שפילד תסריטאי אמריקאי

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