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Dreyfuss, Richard

Overview
Works: 602 works in 1,979 publications in 6 languages and 59,568 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Animated films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Producer, Singer, Other, vac, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Jaws by Steven Spielberg( visu )
89 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,834 libraries worldwide
A man-eating shark causes havoc off the Long Island coast and three men join together to hunt and destroy it
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( visu )
95 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,915 libraries worldwide
Roy Neary is a cable worker who, along with several others, become stunned bystanders who have experienced a close encounter of the first kind - witnessing UFOs soar across the sky. After this life-changing event, the inexplicable vision of a strange, mountain-like formation haunts him. He becomes obsessed with discovering what it represents. Meanwhile, bizarre occurrences are happening around the world. Government agents have close encounters of a second kind - discovering physical evidence of extraterrestrial visitors in the form of a lost fighter aircraft from World War II and a stranded military ship that disappeared decades earlier only to suddenly reappear in unusual places. Roy continues to chase his vision to a remote area where he and the agents follow the clues that have drawn them to reach a site where they will have a close encounter of the third kind - contact
American graffiti by George Lucas( visu )
120 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,647 libraries worldwide
Four teenagers come of age in 1962 on the last summer night before they go off to college, jobs, or the army
Mr. Holland's opus by Michael Kamen( visu )
32 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,630 libraries worldwide
A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
Stand by me by Rob Reiner( visu )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,577 libraries worldwide
This film about friendship and the indeligble experiences of growing up takes place in a small Oregon town as four boys set out on a two-day search for a missing teenager's body, a search that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery
W by Oliver Stone( visu )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,913 libraries worldwide
A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Red by Robert Schwentke( visu )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
Intense sequences of action, violence and brief strong language
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( visu )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,779 libraries worldwide
Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable man who fears everything, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor goes to his lakeside retreat for a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows him. He becomes a houseguest who just won't leave, endearing himself to the other family members and driving his stressed-out shrink absolutely crazy
Poseidon by Paul Gallico( visu )
33 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,643 libraries worldwide
It's New Year's Eve on the Poseidon, a luxury ocean liner. Partying voyagers toast the future, but that future comes in the form of a 150-foot rogue wave that flips the cruise ship over. Now, as the struggle for survival begins, the passengers must rely on each other as they seek safety through water, flames and wreckage of an upside-down world
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( visu )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are dead by Tom Stoppard( visu )
56 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,455 libraries worldwide
The fringe characters from Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' take center stage at Elsinore
My life in ruins ( visu )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
Georgia came to Greece to follow a man. Cast aside, she finds herself alone and adrift in this foreign land. Eventually, her passion for history leads her to a job as a tour guide. But Georgia is bored, and has lost her 'kefi' (Greek for mojo) to boot. When Poupi replaces her regular driver at the last minute, Georgia thinks that her luck has just hit rock bottom. Thankfully, Georgia's latest batch of tourists is a more lively bunch than she's anticipated, and in between bouts with rival tour guide Nico, she manages to form a genuine connection with wisecracking widower Irv. Irv is a solo vacationer who maintains a jovial facade despite the fact that he misses his late wife dearly. With a little help from Irv, Georgia comes to realize that true love may be closer than she thinks
The Goodbye girl by Herbert Ross( visu )
26 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
When a woman's ex-husband sublets her apartment right out from under her and she refuses to move, the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship
The crucible by Arthur Miller( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
As a wave of anti-communist investigations swept across American society during the 1950s, Miller exposed the horror of such witch-hunts by retelling the story of the infamous Salem witch trials in Massachusetts in 1692
Always by Steven Spielberg( visu )
40 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 939 libraries worldwide
A legendary pilot with a passion for daredevil fighting sacrifices himself to save his best friend and then help his lover move on with her life
Paranoia by Liam Hemsworth( visu )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 874 libraries worldwide
Fired from his telecom job, Adam Cassidy is forced by company CEO Nicolas Wyatt to infiltrate Wyatt's longtime rival's company to steal trade secrets. Soon, Adam realizes that he's caught between two ruthless players who will stop at nothing to win. But, desperate to win over an Ivy League beauty and help his blue-collar father, Adam risks everything in a dangerous race against time
Quiz show by Robert Redford( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigator uncovers corruption beneath the TV's hottest quiz show's glittering facade. The scandal implicates both the wildly popular champion and the disgruntled ex-champ
Tin man by Richard Dreyfuss( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 libraries worldwide
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is boldly reimagined with a darkly menacing world populated by wicked sisters, cowardly psychotics, brain-drained inventors, and a menagerie of other fantastical inhabitants. Dorothy Gale, a.k.a. DG, is all grown up and bored. She mopes around working as a waitress and goes to school part time. Before she knows it, she's back in OZ and on the run from the evil sorceress Azkadellia, her storm troopers and clumsy bats. Along the way she falls in with some strange characters including the brainless Glitches; Raw, a cowardly and psychic lion-man hybrid; and, Wyatt Cain, a cowboy cop from Central City called a 'tin man' because of his tin badge
Johnstown flood ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Rumors and fears that the Conemaugh Lake Reservoir had reached its summit and the South Fork Dam might burst were widespread for many years. By Friday, May 31, 1889, in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, it had been raining for a week. Finally at 3:10 pm the center of the dam gave way. Considered the worst flood disaster in the nation's history - 2,209 persons were killed, a countless number of bodies were never found
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive, after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Dreyfuss, Richard Stephen 1947-
Ričard Drajfus
Richard Dreyfuss acteur américain
Richard Dreyfuss aktor amerykański
Richard Dreyfuss Amerikaans acteur
Richard Dreyfuss Amerikaanse akteur
Richard Dreyfuss amerikansk skådespelare
Richard Dreyfuss amerikansk skodespelar
Richard Dreyfuss amerikansk skuespiller
Richard Dreyfuss Artistang Americanu
Richard Dreyfuss attore statunitense
Richard Dreyfuss US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Richard Dreyfuss yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Ρίτσαρντ Ντρέιφους
Ричард Драйфус
Ричард Драјфус
Ричард Дрейфус
Ричард Дрейфусс
Рычард Дрэйфус
Річард Дрейфус
ריצ'רד דרייפוס
ريتشارد درايفس
ريتشارد درايفوس
ریچارد دریفوس بازیگر آمریکایی
რიჩარდ დრეიფუსი
리처드 드레이퍼스
リチャード・ドレイファス
李察·德雷福士
李察·德雷福斯
Languages
English (562)
German (33)
French (14)
Spanish (14)
Multiple languages (12)
Italian (2)
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