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Kasdan, Lawrence 1949-

Overview
Works: 425 works in 1,529 publications in 9 languages and 35,144 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Star Wars fiction  History  Young adult works  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Computer games  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Interviewee, Film editor, Other, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Conceptor, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Lawrence Kasdan
Publications by Lawrence Kasdan
Most widely held works about Lawrence Kasdan
 
Most widely held works by Lawrence Kasdan
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
40 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,002 libraries worldwide
"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Star Wars ( visu )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,337 libraries worldwide
Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, Han Solo and Princess Lela, from Jabba the Hutt, and wages his own battle against Darth Vader
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
84 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,143 libraries worldwide
A fast-riding adventure story of four strangers drawn together on the Western frontier
The big chill ( visu )
49 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,139 libraries worldwide
Seven college housemates from the 1960s who have drifted apart, reunite at the funeral of a friend. Having entered adulthood as non-conformists, most now belong to the establishment. Stunned by the death of their peer, sensing their own mortality and the loss of their innocence, each takes the opportunity to re-evaluate his or her life and re-establish their bonds
Star Wars by Irvin Kershner( visu )
30 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,682 libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke tries to find a Jedi Master called Yoda. Includes never-before-released audio commentary from archival interviews with cast and crew
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
47 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
A likable, unambitious lawyer and his siren-like lover plot to kill her wealthy husband
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
64 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
The biography of the legendary Wyatt Earp, including the infamous shootout at the O.K. Corral
French kiss by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
71 editions published between 1607 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,565 libraries worldwide
When her fiance is smitten by a beautiful Frenchwoman, Kate flies to Paris determined to win him back. However, nothing prepares her for Luc, a cunning, sexy Frenchman with a gift for gab and a fondness for thievery. A self-proclaimed expert on affairs of the heart, Luc promises to help Kate win back her man. But one star-crossed misadventure after another sweeps them across France, ultimately changing them in ways they never dreamed possible
Return of the Jedi by James Kahn( Book )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,371 libraries worldwide
Darth Vader readies the second Death Star to unleash the final blow to the Rebel Alliance. Luke Skywalker joins his two droid allies, along with Princess Leia, to free his comrade Han Solo, imprisoned by the vile crime lord, Jabba the Hutt. Reunited, the Rebels race to the moon of the planet Endor where they launch a desperate attack upon the entire Imperial Fleet. But the ultimate battle is between father and son, as Luke faces Darth Vader one last time, for the fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance
Grand Canyon by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
45 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
"When a lawyer's car breaks down in a dangerous Los Angeles neighborhood, a tow-truck driver arrives just in time to save his life. The two men begin a deep friendship that sets off a chain of unsettling and surprising events involving their families and friends for years to come."--Container
The accidental tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
The bodyguard by Mick Jackson( visu )
48 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,261 libraries worldwide
A former CIA agent is hired by a singer to protect her from a fan who is stalking her
Darling companion ( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 881 libraries worldwide
The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband, then her husband loses the dog. She enlists the help of the few remaining guests and a mysterious woman in a frantic search
Return of the Jedi by George Lucas( visu )
31 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 832 libraries worldwide
Lightsabers sparkle, the Millennium Falcon flashes through hyperspace and creature from all over the galaxy defy the Imperial Empire, in this stunning third chapter of the "Star Wars" saga. As the rebels prepare to attack the Emperor's awesome new Death Star, Han Solo remains imprisioned by the loathsome outlaw Jabba the Hutt, who has also captured Princess Leia
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas( visu )
27 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 815 libraries worldwide
The rebels suffer a devastating attack by an Imperial army using AT-AT Walkers. Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca survive, and fight a running space battle against Imperial ships while Luke Skywalker seeks out Yoda, the ancient Jedi Master, to be trained as a true Jedi Knight. Meanwhile Darth Vader is scheming to lure Luke to the Dark Side of the Force, or kill him in their final showdown in this 5th episode
Dreamcatcher by William Goldman( visu )
35 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Four friends with an unusual power become stranded in a blizzard and are confronted by a deadly alien force. As they try to stop this unparalleled horror, the fate of the world is in their hands
Star wars ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millennium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas( visu )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 libraries worldwide
Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial army
Raiders of the lost ark : novel by Campbell Black( Book )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
In the 1930s, Indiana Jones, an American archaeologist and explorer, beats the Nazis to a priceless artefact, the Ark of the Covenant, which is believed to hold fragments of the stones on which the ten commandements had been engraved. <dt.>
Mumford ( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
When a would-be psychologist, curiously named Dr. Mumford, comes to the idyllic town of the same name and offers his talent for listening and a disarming frankness, the town's quirkiest citizens scramble for a seat on his couch
 
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Alternative Names
カスダン, ローレンス
Languages
English (575)
French (34)
German (22)
Spanish (19)
Multiple languages (18)
Italian (15)
Chinese (2)
Dutch (2)
Danish (1)
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