WorldCat Identities

Hedaya, Dan

Works: 155 works in 417 publications in 5 languages and 16,950 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Comedy films  Humor  Juvenile works  Baseball films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dan Hedaya
A civil action by Steven Zaillian ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high-priced personal injury attorney takes on a case that becomes an epic legal battle ... one that may cost him his career, reputation and all that he owns
Clueless by Amy Heckerling ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15-year-old Cher, the matchmaking Beverly Hills High schooler, has shopping and boys on her mind. She leads a hectic lifestyle but keeps it all together until she starts to fall in love and finds she's 'clueless'. A loose adaptation of Emma, Jane Austen's 19th-century comedy of manners
Mulholland Dr by Qu Lin ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una joven actriz llega a Hollywood con un sueño: convertirse en estrella. Enseguida se involucra con una hermosa mujer que padece amnesia por un accidente automovilístico. Ambas mujeres se ven envueltas en un misterio que involucra a una peligrosa caja azul, a un director de nombre Adam Kesler y a un misterioso "night club" llamado Silencio
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three mid-life Manhattanites have more than a longtime friendship in common. After years of helping their hubbies climb the corporate ladder of success, each has been dumped for a newer, curvier model. The trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts--in the wallet!
Blood simple by Joel Coen ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
Benny & Joon by Jeremiah Chechik ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mentally ill young woman who lives with her older brother finds her love in an eccentric young man who models himself after Buster Keaton
Rookie of the year by Thomas Ian Nicholas ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the cast is removed from his newly healed broken arm, clumsy 12-year-old Henry is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mph fastball. His throw from the bleachers directly to home plate alerts the last place Chicago Cubs and before you know it, he is signed as their new ace pitcher. With a few pointers from an aging star pitcher, young Henry actually manages to pull off the impossible
Shaft by John Singleton ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To stop a racist killer Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put him behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Armed with attitude and up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords he's out to make crime pay up
A night at the Roxbury ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It seems like Steve and Doug Butabi will never be cool enough to make the Roxbury Club's guest list. That is, until they have a fender bender with their role model, club regular Richard Grieco. Eager to avoid litigation, Grieco befriends the pair and escorts them into the glittery world they only dreamed about. No longer will the hapless Butabis be A-club wannabes
Joe versus the volcano by John Patrick Shanley ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the follies of a stressed-out guy in a dead-end job who is told he has a terminal "brain cloud." A zany jillionaire then makes him an offer that gives him a fleeting taste of the good life. In exchange, he must journey to a Pacific Island and leap into a volcano. Is Joe doomed to be the last of the red-hot lovers? Not if the forces of imagination, romantic comedy, and the charm of Ryan in 3 roles as the women in Joe's life have their way
The hurricane by Norman Jewison ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
Swimfan by Jesse Bradford ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High school senior Ben Cronin has it all: good friends, a devoted girlfriend, and the chance of getting a Stanford swimming scholarship. A chance encounter with a sexy new student turns Bens' life into the ultimate nightmare as her obsession quickly spins out of control that includes betrayal, revenge, madness and even murder
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ellen Ripley died fighting the perfect predator. Two hundred and eight horrific experiments later, she's back. A group of scientists had cloned her--along with the alien queen inside her--hoping to breed the ultimate weapon
The hunger by Tony Scott ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miriam the vampire, subsists on the blood of her lovers, who do not age, until she has had enough of them. John is currently in that position, and is expected to die in the next 24 hours. He seeks help from a doctor who does not believe his story
The crew ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and French and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story about a set of golden-year goodfellas fighting to protect their last piece of turf! Back in the days when mobsters were larger than life, none lived bigger than Bobby, "Bats", "The Brick", and "Mouth". But now well into retirement, the old crew find themselves suddenly facing eviction from their run-down Miami Beach hotel -- The Raj Mahal. That's when they decide there's only one thing left to do -- turn back the clock and pull one last "hit" in order to save their home!
Freeway by Matthew Bright ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and German and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the run after her mother, a drug-addicted prostitute, is arrested, an illiterate 15-year-old girl is picked up by a serial killer. [Halliwell's]
For love or money ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While he caters to the whims of the super-rich, hotel concierge Douglas Ireland dreams of building his own luxury hotel and hopes that a wealthy but unscrupuous investor will help, There's one catch: Ireland must "baby-sit" the investor's beautiful mistress. Soon, Ireland must decide whether the love of his life is worth more than the dream of his life
Commando by Mark L Lester ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colonel John Matrix is retired from the army. He lives in the mountains of California with his daughter Jenny. Jenny is kidnapped by Bennett, one of John's former soldiers. Bennett's boss, exiled Latin American dictator Arius, demands that John assassinate the president of Arius's country so Arius can reinstate himself as dictator. John is put on a southbound airplane with a guard, but before the airplane can take off, John snaps the guard's neck, jumps off of the airplane, and sets out to locate Jenny. While John is tracking down Arius and Bennett, John enlists the help of a young woman named Cindy. As John and Cindy close in on the island where Jenny is being held, they are confronted by an army of men who work for Arius and Bennett. John is willing to do anything to rescue Jenny, even if he has to start World War III by himself
Strangers with candy by Amy Sedaris ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prequel to the critically acclaimed Comedy Central series of the same name, it is the tale of Jerri Blank, a forty-seven year old ex-con, junky whore who decides to return home and finish high school after 32 years on the streets
Daylight by Rob Cohen ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small group of people are trapped in the Holland Tunnel linking Manhattan and New Jersey. A former emergency medical services chief, haunted by his past, must lead them to safety before the tunnel collapses
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Alternative Names
Hedaya, Daniel
Hedaya, Daniel 1940-