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Quaid, Randy 1950-

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Works: 403 works in 1,124 publications in 9 languages and 37,275 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Western films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Brokeback Mountain by Ang Lee( visu )
37 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 3,276 libraries worldwide
It's 1963, a time in the United States when life was simple, straightforward and the lines between the sexes and sex roles were crisply drawn and severely delineated. Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist find themselves thrown together when they are hired to tend sheep in the remote area of Brokeback Mountain, Wyoming. Because of the job, the two are forced to spend many hours together alone in the wild. Ennis and Jack are inexorably drawn to each other through their proximity, loneliness and through a shared lack of tenderness and emotion in their lives and are emotionally, physically and psychically bonded to each other almost from the start
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( visu )
52 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,261 libraries worldwide
Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the earth
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation by Jie qi ke( visu )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,614 libraries worldwide
Christmas is the perfect season for Clark Griswold and his family. Clark's a disaster waiting to happen. You have to see it to believe it. There are 25,000 lights on the Griswold rooftop. An exploding turkey. And a house full of relatives
Home on the range by Walt Disney( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
A trio of cows - Maggie, Mrs. Calloway and Grace - hit the high prairie to track down a cattle rustler named Alameda Slim in hopes that the reward money will save their farm. With the aid of Buck, a horse with heroic ambitions, the bovine avengers track the villain to his lair and save the day
The Last Picture Show by Peter Bogdanovich( visu )
10 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 1,655 libraries worldwide
Story of teenagers in a small Texas town just prior to the hero leaving for Korea and the closing of the town's movie theater
Days of thunder by Tony Scott( visu )
39 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Race car driver Cole Trickle has talent. His ambitions are surpassed only by his burning need to win. Discovered by businessman Tim Daland, Cole is teamed with legendary crew chief and car-builder Harry Hogge to race for the Winston Cup at the Daytona 500. A fiery crash nearly ends Cole's career and he must turn to a beautiful doctor to regain his nerve and the true courage needed to race, to win, and to live
Midnight express by Alan Parker( visu )
30 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
This film is based on a true story. William Hayes, a naive young American vacationing with his girlfriend in Istanbul, Turkey, tries to smuggle a couple of kilos of hash out of the country. He is caught, thrown into a Turkish prison, and subsequently raped, tortured, and forced into the brutality that defines the inmates' constant struggle for survival. There are other foreigners there, many for smuggling, and word is that the only way out of the jail is by dying, or taking "the midnight express." Max, his friend and fellow inmate swears, "That train doesn't run around here."
The ice harvest by Harold Ramis( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas Eve in icebound Wichita, Kansas, and this year Charlie Arglist just might have something to celebrate. Charlie is an attorney for the sleazy businesses of Wichita, along with his unsavory associate, the steely Vic Cavanaugh, the two have just successfully embezzled $2 million from Kansas City boss Bill Guerrard. But the real prize for Charlie is the stunning Renata, who runs the Sweet Cage strip club. Charlie hopes to slip out of town with Renata. But as daylight fades and an ice storm whirls, everyone from Charlie's drinking buddy Pete Van Heuten to the local police begin to wonder just what exactly is in Charlie's Christmas stocking
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
A vicious new breed of killer is stalking the west Texas plains. And only an old fashioned kind of lawman can stop him. That man is legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call (James Garner). The adventure begins with Call hard on the trail of murderous young train robber Joey Garza (Alexis Cruz). Joined by his sidekick Pea Eye (Sam Shepard), Call will wage the fight of his life as he battles to bring his quarry to justice -- and bring himself out of the wilderness alive
National Lampoon's vacation by Harold Ramis( visu )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
A suburban Chicago family travels across the United States on a comic trek to an amusement park, and encounters a series of disasters along the way
The long riders by Walter Hill( visu )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
A portrayal of the Jesse James/Cole Younger gang including its lightning attacks on banks, trains, and stagecoaches, its hardbreadth escapes from the law, Jesse's jubiliant wedding celebration, and the Great Northfield, Minnesota raid
Goya's ghosts by Miloš Forman( visu )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Told through the eyes of celebrated Spanish painter Francisco Goya. Set against political turmoil at the end of the Spanish Inquisition and start of the invasion of Spain by Napoleon's army. Captures the essence and beauty of Goya's work which is best known for both the colorful depictions of the royal court and its people, and his grim depictions of the brutality of war and life in 18th century Spain. When Goya's beautiful muse is accused of being a heretic, the renowned painter must convince his old friend Lorenzo, a power-hungry monk and leader of the Spanish Inquisition, to spare her life
Vegas vacation ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
When Clark Griswold puts his mind to something, we soon realize he hasn't got one. Still, nothing stops him when the vacation bug hits. This time, he's chosen Las Vegas, the new family entertainment capital of America!
The paper ( visu )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 804 libraries worldwide
A star-studded cast in a stop-the-presses comedy that brings the fast paced, cutthroat, frequently hilarious world of newspaper journalism vividly to life
The adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle ( visu )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Those ruthless spies Boris and Natasha have wrangled their way into the real world, while their fearless leader is plotting to take over America. Only Rocky and Bullwinkle can save us
Kingpin ( visu )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Roy Munson is a pro bowler who seems destined for greatness, or as close to greatness as a bowler can get. But after a run-in with angry competitors, Roy finds himself sadder, wiser and minus his bowling hand! Years later, he thinks he's found his ticket back to the big time when he meets the naive Ishmael, an Amish bowling whiz. Together they set out for a million-dollar tournament in Reno, and along the way pick up Claudia, a sexy vixen with brains, attitude and really big ... ideas. With her help, they make it to the tournament. But will Roy and Ishmael win the big match and score fame and fortune ... or will all their hopes and dreams go barreling down the gutter?
Dear America : letters home from Vietnam by Bill Couturié( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
An authentic account of the Vietnam War from the actual letters of the men and women who served there. Includes newsreel and home-movie footage shot by the servicemen themselves
Bound for glory ( visu )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 636 libraries worldwide
Set against the grim backdrop of depression America, this film joyously celebrates the life of Woody Guthrie, America's great folk balladeer and poet. In 1936 he leaves Texas and heads to California looking for work. He meets hobos, migrant workers and people down on their luck, and begins his career as a folk singer
The last detail by Hal Ashby( visu )
28 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and German and held by 626 libraries worldwide
Two Navy Petty officers are detailed to take a prisoner from Washington to jail in New Hampshire and decide to give the prisoner one last good time
The magical legend of the leprechauns by Randy Quaid( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 518 libraries worldwide
When American Jack Woods goes to Ireland, he discovers a mischeivous leprechaun family and is swept up in a bitter war ignited by a Romeo and Juliet love affair between a rebel leprechaun and a fairy princess
 
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Alternative Names
Randy Quaid acteur américain
Randy Quaid actor estadounidense
Randy Quaid aktor amerykański
Randy Quaid American actor
Randy Quaid Amerikaans acteur
Randy Quaid amerikansk skådespelare
Randy Quaid amerikansk skodespelar
Randy Quaid amerikansk skuespiller
Randy Quaid attore cinematografico statunitense
Randy Quaid US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Randy Quaid yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Ранди Куейд
Ренди Квејд
Ренді Куейд
Рэнди Куэйд
Ռենդի Քուեյթ
רנדי קווייד
רנדי קווייד שחקן אמריקאי
راندي كويد ممثل أمريكي
رندی کواید بازیگر آمریکایی
რენდი კუეიდი
랜디 퀘이드
ランディ・クエイド
蘭迪·奎德
藍迪·奎德
Languages
English (349)
German (12)
Spanish (12)
French (5)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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