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Dreyfuss, Richard

Works: 588 works in 1,894 publications in 6 languages and 58,605 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Disaster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Producer, Singer, Costume designer, vac, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Dreyfuss
Publications by Richard Dreyfuss
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Jaws by Steven Spielberg( visu )
86 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,779 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 3,907 libraries worldwide
Roy Neary witnesses the arrival of flying saucers from an alien world. Thus begins an incredible series of events, culminating in the ultimate encounter with other wordly being as Neary is led aboard the awesome mothership. In this edition, Spielberg has replaced certain scenes and expanded the dimensions of special effects with breathtaking new ending
American graffiti by George Lucas( visu )
114 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,633 libraries worldwide
One night in the life of a group of high school friends just 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 2,640 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 )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 2,573 libraries worldwide
This film about friendship and the indelible 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 )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,900 libraries worldwide
The story of George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States, his life's sturggles and triumphs, how he met his wife, Laura, found his faith, and what happened the critical days before he made the decision to invade Iraq
Red by Robert Schwentke( visu )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,820 libraries worldwide
Intense sequences of action, violence and brief strong language
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( visu )
25 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,758 libraries worldwide
Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable therapy patient, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor leaves town to go on a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows--showing up unexpectedly at the therapist's lakeside retreat. Bob becomes the houseguest that just won't leave
Poseidon by Paul Gallico( visu )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,628 libraries worldwide
Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( visu )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,466 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 )
55 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
" ... the inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the viewpoint of two of the work's supporting, but certainly more outrageous, characters. In this ... version ... the Shakespearean equivalents of Laural and Hardy get a chance to take the lead role in a ... setting where illusion and reality overlap"--Container
My life in ruins ( visu )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,273 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 1,193 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 1,181 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 )
39 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Pete Sandich, a legendary firefighter pilot sacrifices himself to save his friend Al. Pete returns from the dead to help Dorinda, the woman who loved him so much, move on with her life
Quiz show by Robert Redford( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
"Entre 1956 y 1959, Charles Van Doren, hijo de prestigiosos literatos y profesor de inglés de la universidad de Columbia, se convirtió en uno de los personajes más populares de Estados Unidos gracias al programa de televisión "Twenty One". Durante tres años, participó en este concurso contestando siempre las más variadas y difíciles preguntas. Pero, cuando su popularidad había llegado a todos los rincones del país, estalló el escándalo: su principal contrincante denunció que el concurso estaba amañado."--Filmaffinity web site
Paranoia by Liam Hemsworth( visu )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 852 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
Tin man by Richard Dreyfuss( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 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 798 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
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer & the island of misfit toys by William R Kowalchuk( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
When the magical Toy Maker grabs all of Santa's toys, its up to everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, to come to the rescue. With the help of Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius, Bumbles the abominable snow monster and special friend Clarice, they promise Santa to track down the Toy Taker and rescue Santa's toys
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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
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Spanish (10)
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