WorldCat Identities

Davis, Elliot 1948-

Works: 63 works in 203 publications in 8 languages and 10,406 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Vampire films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Elliot Davis
Most widely held works by Elliot Davis
The iron lady by Meryl Streep( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meryl Streep (AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, DOUBT, MAMMA MIA!) gives an OSCAR?-winning performance as Margaret Thatcher in this surprising and intimate portrait of the first and only female Prime Minster of the United Kingdom. Smashing through the barriers of gender and class, Thatcher is arguably one of the 20th century's most influential women. THE IRON LADY weaves the intricacies of Thatcher's personal life with her policy decisions, focusing on the price that she paid for power
I am Sam by New Line Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous and heartwarming story about a mentally challenged father who enlists the aid of a high-powered attorney to help regain custody of his daughter
White oleander by Peter Kosminsky( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence
Thirteen by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles teenager and overachiever Tracy is an excellent student in her seventh grade class and gets along well with her mother, Melanie. She fears that she's not cool enough to be friends with Evie, the most popular girl in school. Fueled with genuine adolescent energy, Tracy follows Evie's lead into the harsh realities of sex, drugs, and hard-edged adventure. Consumed with temptations and conflicting desires, Tracy loses her good-girl identity, greatly affecting her relationship with her mom
Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
A love song for Bobby Long by Shainee Gabel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im Haus einer verstorbenen Sängerin lernen zwei aus dem universitären Betrieb ausgestiegene Literaten die vernachlässigte Tochter der Verstorbenen kennen, die das festgefahrene Leben der beiden Männer gehörig durcheinander bringt. Die melancholische Komödie huldigt auf kenntnisreiche Art dem Literaturbetrieb und zeichnet dank eines klug durchdachten Buchs ein sensibles Gruppenporträt, in dessen Verlauf über Werden und Vergehen philosophiert wird. Die überzeugenden Hauptdarsteller tragen zum Gelingen des künstlerischen Konzepts bei. [film-dienst]
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bank robber escapes from prison and falls in love with a Federal Marshall who is determined to prevent him from making his one last heist
40 days and 40 nights by Michael Lehmann( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being dumped by his girlfriend, Matt sleeps with every girl he meets. Finally, Matt decides the only way to stop his sex obsession is to go 40 days and 40 nights living in a world of total abstinence. Then Matt meets Erica and the betting begins to see how long Matt can hold out
King of the hill by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Aaron Kurlander uses his wit, imagination and fearless sense of adventure to survive against seemingly unbeatable odds in depression-ear St. Louis
Gray's anatomy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great raconteurs of stage and screen comes together with one of cinema's boldest image makers, Oscar winning director Steven Soderbergh for Gray's Anatomy, a spellbinding adaptation of Gray's 1993 monologue of the same name in which he chronicles his journey from diagnosis to treatment of a rare ocular condition
NightJohn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the ante-bellum south, NIGHTJOHN tells the story of a young slave girl, Sarny, and her undeterred conviction to learn how to read and write. Sarny is taught by another slave, Nightjohn, at great risk to both of them, during a time in history when it was against custom for a slave to have these skills. NIGHTJOHN merits Peabody consideration because it teaches the power of freedom through literacy. This compelling drama is presented in a powerful, entertaining and moving fashion and is acclaimed director Charles Burnett's first feature film for television."--1996 Peabody Digest
Light it up( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping story about six misunderstood inner-city students trying to cope where there's little hope
Happy campers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a summer camp director gets injured, the diverse group of college freshmen counselors take charge and spice up the everyday routine of the camp
Miles from home by Gary Sinise( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers who are forced off their farm in the debt-stricken Iowa become folk heroes when they begin robbing the banks that have been foreclosing on farmers
Love at large( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clumsy detective Harry Dobbs is hired by a beautiful woman to tail her boyfriend and ends up following the wrong guy, a bigomist with two different families. As Harry winds up embroiled in confusion, he realizes he too is being followed
Mortal thoughts by Alan Rudolph( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological thriller about two best friends caught in a complex web of violence and betrayal. Told in a series of haunting flashbacks, the story unfolds as a determined police detective (Keitel) questions New Jersey housewife, Cynthia Kellogg (Moore), about the death of her best friend's abusive husband (Willis). Reluctant to incriminate her friend, Cynthia weaves a net of lies that eventually threatens her own family. Pitted against each other in scenes of mounting tension, the two desperate women are reluctantly pushed toward the shocking, violent climax--Container
Lawn dogs by John Duigan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trent, an outsider who mows lawns, quietly observes the infidelities and hypocrisies that abound in the affluent, gated community of Camelot Gardens -- bored wives sleeping around while their husbands try to climb the social ladder. When a 10-year-old from one family forges a friendship with Trent, things suddenly become very complicated
The Iron Lady a Dame de Fer by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "A la fois aimée et rejetée, Margaret Thatcher fut la première et l'unique femme Premier Ministre du Royaume Uni. Si son style abrasif a suscité les révoltes les plus vives, elle a réussi à se faire respecter en abolissant toutes les barrières liées à son sexe et à son rang. De l'épicerie familiale à l'arrivée au 10 Downing Street, de succès en échecs politiques, de sacrifices consentis en trahisons subies, le destin exceptionnel de La Dame de Fer raconte l'histoire du pouvoir et du prix à payer pour l'obtenir. Une histoire à la fois unique et universelle."
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bella Swan doesn't expect much when she moves to the small town of Forks, Washington, until she meets the mysterious and handsome Edward Cullen - a boy who's hidding a dark secret; he's a vampire. As their worlds and hearts collide, Edward must battle the bloodlustraging inside him as well as a coterieof undead that would make Bella their prey
Cosas que hacer en Denver cuando estás muerto = Things to do in Denver when you're dead( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy es un gánster retirado apodado "El Santo" porque nunca mató a un hombre; las palabras y la elegancia eran sus armas. Jimmy vive una existencia tranquila en la ciudad de Denver, hasta que un buen día recibe la visita de su antiguo jefe. Éste, apodado "El hombre con un plan", le propone un último trabajo: dar un susto a un chico que mantiene relaciones con la ex-novia de su hijo
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White oleander
Alternative Names
Davis, Elliott 1948-

Elliot Davis camraman amricain

Elliot Davis US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Эллиот Дэвис

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