WorldCat Identities

Melnick, Daniel 1932-2009

Overview
Works: 73 works in 218 publications in 4 languages and 9,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Television plays  Census  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Daniel Melnick
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When city-boy Ren McCormick finds himself in an uptight Midwestern town where dancing has been banned, he revolts with best friend Willard and the minister's daughter to change everyone's mind
Death of a salesman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abbreviated television adaptation of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a middle-aged man's emotional turmoil
All that jazz by Bob Fosse( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Fosse's spellbinding film and four time Academy Award winner is a powerful story of a man driven compulsively to find perfection in his work. It is a musical which celebrates show business, yet strips it of its glitter
Roxanne by Steve Martin( Visual )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.D. Bales, a small town fire chief, has only one flaw--his long nose. He contends with nose jokes, bumbling firemen, and his secret love for a beautiful astronomy student, Roxanne, who is attracted to another man
Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

31 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies a savagery and violence that could destroy the couple
L.A. story by Mick Jackson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wacky television weatherman thinks his life is perfect except for an erratic relationship with a style-conscious girlfriend. Then, one bright and smoggy L.A. day, an electronic freeway sign changes his life, when its advice leads him into a frivolous romance with a young and beautiful blond and, ultimately, to true love with the woman of his dreams
Mountains of the moon by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the 1980s two Brittish officers, Captain Richard Burton, a womanising anthropologist and Lt. John Speke, and aristocrat with a pending book deal, embarked on an awe-inspiring adventure to discover the source of the great Nile River"--Container
That's entertainment! by Jack Haley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movies, the magic, the memories, the greatest moments, the brightest stars. The incomparable Golden Era of MGM musicals shines in this compilation of music and dance performances
That's entertainment( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astair host this all-singing, all-dancing follow up to That's entertainment!, showing up more of what made the Golden Era of MGM moviemaking
Air America by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Billy Covington accepts a job to fly planes in Laos, he expects to join a crew of civilian pilots flying in peaceful air zones. What he gets is Air America, a ragtag group of renegades dodging gunfire to run secret an shady missions for the CIA. As danger grows and the line between allies and enemies blurs, Billy turns to a wild and grizzled pilot named Gene Ryack. Together, Billy and Gene take a stand against the chaos and become something no one ever believed they could be: heroes."--Container
Punch line by David Seltzer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lilah, a housewife who wants to be a comedienne, teams up with Steve, a self-centered comic who teaches Lilah how to be funny
Altered states by William Hurt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At one time, science allowed only a narrow definition of consciousness, but in recent years, altered states of consciousness have been recognised and their reality proved
Quicksilver( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Jack Casey darts through city traffic as a bicycle messenger, he uncovers a sinister web of murder and intrigue. When he falls for Terri, a fellow messenger who has become the pawn of an unscrupulous drug dealer, it's up to Jack to act quickly
Ages of man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performing Shakespeare's legendary monologues and sonnets, one of the most accomplished actors of all time presents his acclaimed one-man tour de force in this unforgettable live broadcast
A teaching manual on food and nutrition for non-science majors by Daniel Melnick( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Census questions and OMB's review of the Census Bureau proposal a summary and brief analysis by Daniel Melnick( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the adjusted census results would be used to obtain black level counts by Daniel Melnick( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First family( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Manfred Link's campaign slogan is "the biggest and best of everything." His style is so hilariously deadpan you expect him to change "Hail to the Chief!" to "Hiyah, Guy." And his bargaining position with political backers is unmovable: "I want a lot more vacations," he insists. His rattlebrained wife and randy daughter are a public relations nightmare and his popularity has nose-dived
Making love( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple has to come to terms when the husband finds himself falling in love with another man
Sam Peckinpah's straw dogs( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American couple (Hoffman and George) living in England become the victims of violence and harassment
 
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Alternative Names
Daniel Melnick producteur de films américain

Daniel Melnick produttore cinematografico statunitense

Daniel Melnick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Melnick, Dan 1932-2009

Дэниел Мельник

Languages
English (146)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

German (1)

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Death of a salesmanRoxanneStraw dogsL.A. storyAltered states