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Saxon, Edward

Works: 64 works in 338 publications in 7 languages and 17,119 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Horror films  Detective and mystery films  Legal films  History  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Illustrator, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Edward Saxon
Most widely held works by Edward Saxon
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

77 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned to help find a missing woman to save her from a psychhopathic serial killer who skins his victims. Clarice attempts to gain a better insight into the twisted mind of the killer by talking to another psychopath Hannibal Lecter, who used to be a respected psychiatrist
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

60 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two competing lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
Adaptation by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot. DVD
Beloved by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their eyes were watching God (ca. 113 min.): A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
Away we go by Sam Mendes( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
Our family wedding by Rick Famuyiwa( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When college students Marcus and Lucia make a surprise engagement announcement, their feuding fathers threaten to turn a dream wedding into a battle royal. Throw in eccentric relatives and clashing cultures, and you've got a recipe for laugh-out-loud lunacy and nonstop fun!
Elsa & Fred( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""Elsa and Fred" is the story of two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true. Elsa has lived for the past 60 years dreaming of a moment that Fellini had already envisaged: the scene in 'La Dolce Vita' at the Fontana di Trevi. The same scene without Anita Ekberg in it, but with Elsa instead. Without Marcello Mastroiani but with that love that took so long to arrive. Fred is a bit younger than Elsa and has always been a good man who did everything he was supposed to do. After losing his wife, he feels disturbed and confused and his daughter decides that it would be best if he moves into a smaller apartment where he ends up meeting Elsa. From that moment on, everything changes. Elsa bursts into his life like a whirlwind, determined to teach him that the time he has left to live ---- be it more or less ---- is precious and that he should enjoy it as he pleases." --
That thing you do! by Tom Hanks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appliance salesman Guy Patterson fills in for an injured dummer when the band The Wonders competes in a talent show. After Guy injects a Merseybeat rhythm into lead singer Jimmy's ballad, the song's undeniable pop power flings the group into a brief whirlwind of success
The truth about Charlie by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regina returns home to find her husband, Charlie, murdered and three violent strangers claiming Charlie cheated them out of millions. When she accepts help from a mysterious stranger, she is plunged into a world where a double-cross turns into a triple-cross and trust turns into the deadliest weapon of all
Married to the mob by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela De Marco is stuck in a loveless marriage to an adulterous philanderer who also just happens to be a mobster. Tired of living with a two-timing husband and his laundered money, she gets a new lease on life when he's iced by Tony 'The Tiger' Russo - a ruthless kingpin who's always had a thing for the beautiful Angela and now is free to put the moves on the grieving widow. Kissing the Long Island mafia arrivederci, Angela starts over in Manhattan, but Tony's hot on her trail
Mandela : son of Africa, father of a nation by Angus Gibson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This candid and provocative portrait of Nelson Mandela takes you to the very heart of the struggle for majority rule in South Africa
Something wild( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straitlaced businessman meets a quirky, free-spirited woman at a downtown New York greasy spoon. Her offer of a ride back to his office results in a lunchtime motel rendezvous, just the beginning of a capricious interstate road trip that brings the two face-to-face with their hidden selves
Devil in a blue dress by Carl Franklin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins is a decorated war hero who returns home to work as a private eye. His job of finding a missing socialite puts him between the white power elite and the vibrant black commumnity of Central Avenue. As soon as Easy and his trigger-happy friend Mouse find Daphne Monet, trouble follows
Cousin Bobby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Jonathan Demme, after many years, seeks out his cousin, Reverend Robert Castle, to learn more about his work and life as an Episcopalean priest in Harlem, devoted to parishioners and committed to political activism. This documentary is both a portrait of a complex individual and a look at an evolving relationship between two cousins
Through valley and shadow, a play by Edward Saxon( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal by Ridley Scott( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal: One of Dr. Hannibal Lecter's surviving victims is poised to enact sweet revenge on the world's most feared cannibal. FBI agent Clarice Starling is brought back on the case when Lecter decides to come out of retirement to face his adversary
Mandela( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captivating view of the incredible spirit of one of the world's most fascinating people, this full-length documentary follows Nelson Mandela form his early days and tribal education to his election as South Africa's first black president
The Michelle Pfeiffer collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabulous Baker boys: musical brothers Jack and Frank Baker meet sultry songbird Susie Diamond, who makes their tired tunes suddenly new until Jack and Susie's romance threatens to make life more entertaining for all three. Love field: on a cross-country trek, Lurene Hallett meets an African American man with a little girl and ends up evading the police and on the run. Married to the mob: the widow of a mobster must choose between enlisting the FBI to take down the boss and spending her life "married to the mob". Russia house: Pfeiffer teams with Sean Connery in the tale of international intrigue, spies, and politics
Il silenzio degli innocenti by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per catturare uno psicopatico che uccide e scuoia giovani donne, la giovane e aaspirante poliziotto Clarice Starling è costretta a ricorrere all'aiuto del do ttor Annibal Lecter, ex psichiatra antropofago, condannato per aver divorato i suoi pazienti
Perfect pics by Lonnie Dai Zovi( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Edward Saxon Amerikaans filmproducent

Edward Saxon producteur de cinéma américain

Edward Saxon productor de cine estadounidense

Edward Saxon produttore cinematografico statunitense

Edward Saxon US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Saxon, Ed

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