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Rayfiel, David

Overview
Works: 88 works in 299 publications in 8 languages and 3,775 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Rayfiel
Publications by David Rayfiel
Publications by David Rayfiel, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by David Rayfiel
Three days of the Condor by Sydney Pollack( visu )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 949 libraries worldwide
CIA agent (code name Condor) on the run from a mass slaughter in his CIA research office, uncovers the possibility of another CIA operating within the organization. Upon reporting the massacre to his superior, he finds himself the target of both his employers and the unknown killers of his associates
Sabrina by Billy Wilder( visu )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Sabrina, the naive daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family, is obsessed with David, the family's younger son. When Sabrina returns to Long Island from Paris as a sophisticated young woman, she begins a romance with David, who has meanwhile become engaged to the daughter of a wealthy family. This new romance threatens the business interests of Linus, the older son, so he pretends to court Sabrina in order to woo her away from David, but ends up falling in love with her himself
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
Intersection by Mark Rydell( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Separated from his wife, an architect has an affair with a writer, but remains emotionally torn between the two women, leaving his future happiness, and that of his 13-year-old daughter, hanging in the balance
Castle keep by Sydney Pollack( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A detachment of American soldiers is stationed at a castle in the Ardennes on the eve of the Battle of the Bulge. They become involved in various ways with the local inhabitants before being forced to defend the castle from a German attack
The firm by John Grisham( visu )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Mitch McDeere is a brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad. Driven by a fierce desire to bury his working-class past, Mitch joins a small, prosperous Memphis firm that affords Mitch and his wife and affluent lifestyle beyond their wildest dreams. However, when FBI agents confront him with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm, Mitch sets out to find the truth in a deadly crossfire between the FBI, the Mob, and a force that will stop at nothing to protect its interests
Death watch ( visu )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Set in a future civilization where television does virtually anything to get high ratings, a director implants a video camera in the brain of a man he hires to shoot a documentary about a dying woman without her knowledge
Sabrina : a novel by D Chiel( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Lipstick by Lamont Johnson( visu )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A fashion model seeks revenge on the man who brutally attacked and raped her
Valdez is coming ( visu )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
When it comes to keeping the peace, former frontier sheriff Bob Valdez has always been the voice of reason. Frank Tanner is a different sort of man: greedy, impulsive and rotten to the core. When Tanner provokes a shoot-out which results in the death of an innocent man, Valdez orders him to provide financial support for the widow. When Tanner refuses, Valdez dusts off his old uniform and vows to exact justice
La mort en direct by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in French and English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Set in a future civilization where television does virtually anything to get high ratings, a director implants a video camera in the brain of a man he hires to shoot a documentary about a dying woman without her knowledge
Havana by Sydney Pollack( visu )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Cuba 1958. Aventurier aimant le risque, joueur professionnel et voyageur sans attache, Jack Weil a voué sa vie aux cartes. Mais en cette fin dannée, Cuba, au seuil de la révolution, est en effervescence. Tout le monde bascule, la vie de Jack également quand il rencontre Roberta, la femme dun révolutionnaire. Cette rencontre sera pour lui le plus beau coup de poker de sa carrière
Autour de minuit by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
Xin long feng pei by D Chiel( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in Chinese and held by 17 libraries worldwide
La Habana : novela basada en un guión de Judith Rascoe y David Rayfiel by Paul Monette( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The prince & me Sabrina ; I.Q. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Sabrina: Sabrina, the naive daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family, is obsessed with David, the family's younger son. When Sabrina returns to Long Island from Paris as a sophisticated young woman, she begins a romance with David, who has meanwhile become engaged to the daughter of a wealthy family. This new romance threatens the business interests of Linus, the older son, so he pretends to court Sabrina in order to woo her away from David, but ends up falling in love with her himself
Les trois jours du Condor by Sydney Pollack( visu )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"Joseph Turner, chercheur à la CIA, décrypte et analyse des romans d'espionnage pour y trouver des traces de fuite. Il découvre un réseau clandestin. Peu après, deux hommes entrent dans l'agence et abattent les occupants. Turner se sauve. Sous le nom de Condor, il enquête et démasque les conspirateurs. Puis décide de révéler toute l'affaire au New York Times ..."
Die drei Tage des Condor ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Ein unauffälliges Büro der "Amerikanischen Gesellschaft für Literaturgeschichte" in einer Strasse von Manhattan - Tarnung für eine perfekt funktionierende, hochtechnisierte Organisation des CIA. Hier werden weltweit Nachrichten gesammelt, die über Krieg oder Frieden entscheiden. Agent Joe Turner kommt von der Mittagspause zurück und findet ein Massaker vor: Alle Kollegen liegen erschossen am Boden. Sofort gibt er unter seinem Decknamen "Condor" Meldung an die Zentrale - und entgeht kurz darauf nur knapp einem Anschlag. Zudem ist er der einzige Tatverdächtige
La firme by Sydney Pollack( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Issu d'un milieu défavorisé, Mitch McDeere a brillamment réussi ses études de droit et reçoit des propositions des plus grands cabinets d'avocats. Il opte cependant pour une firme provinciale de Memphis, dirigée par l'affable Oliver Lambert, qui lui offre de mirobolants avantages financiers. Il s'installe avec son épouse Abby dans une élégante maison pourvue de tout le confort
Los tres días del Cóndor Three days of the Condor ( visu )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Un modesto funcionario de la CIA trabaja leyendo libros con el fin de detectar mensajes cifrados que permitan desvelar operaciones secretas susceptibles de perturbar la estabilidad del país. Un día, cuando vuelve al trabajo, encuentra a todos sus compañeros muertos. Consciente de que sólo el azar lo ha salvado de una muerte segura, huye tratando de salvarse, pero también para encontrar una explicación a lo sucedido. En su fuga se verá obligado a secuestrar a una mujer con la que, además de compartir su aventura, vive una intensa historia de amor
 
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English (116)
French (41)
Spanish (10)
German (7)
Multiple languages (5)
Chinese (3)
Danish (3)
Italian (2)
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