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Gere, Richard 1949-

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Works: 615 works in 2,263 publications in 11 languages and 56,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Legal drama  Pictorial works  Fiction  Arthurian romances  Biography  Love stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Host, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Other, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Chicago by John Kander( visu )
126 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,466 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends
Pretty woman by Garry Marshall( visu )
103 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,099 libraries worldwide
A corporate raider pays a gorgeous hooker to be his escort for a business week in Beverly Hills ... and then falls for her
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( visu )
50 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,230 libraries worldwide
A timeless tale of romance, friendship, and growth. Loner Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in thirteen weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship. Rated R
Days of heaven by Terrence Malick( visu )
66 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,208 libraries worldwide
In 1910, Bill, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor. He flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend Abby and little sister Linda, where they work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. When Bill learns that the farmer is ill and has less than a year to live, he encourages Abby to accept the man's attentions. The farmer and Abby marry, and she and her "siblings" live in the big house, waiting for the farmer to die, so Abby can inherit. But love seems to be a cure-all: the farmer seems to be improving. And Abby is no longer seeing this as a marriage of convenience
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suō( visu )
42 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,207 libraries worldwide
A lawyer's life and marriage take an unexpected turn when he follows a woman to a dance studio and begins to take lessons and finds he has a passion for dance. His wife thinks he is having an affair and hires a detective to follow him
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( visu )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,109 libraries worldwide
Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos. She retreats to the small coastal town in the Outer Banks where she hopes to find the tranquility she so desperately needs. She has a wayward husband who has asked to come home and a teen-aged daughter who resents her every decision. Upon arrival, a major storm is forecast and a guest named Dr. Paul Flanner arrives. Paul is the only guest at the inn, and he is facing his own crisis of conscience. With the storm closing in, the two turn to each other for comfort, and in one magical weekend, set in motion a life-changing romance that will resonate throughout the rest of their lives
Amelia by Mira Nair( visu )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,980 libraries worldwide
Kansas-born girl, Amelia Earhart discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23. Within 12 years she goes on to win the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia and her husband/business partner George Putnam have an enduring marriage that could not be broken by her determination to fly, nor her passionate affair with Gene Vidal. At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her into aviation myth
Runaway bride by Julia Roberts( visu )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
An unlikely love story developes when a cynical, big-city columnist (Gere) comes to a small town to cover the story of Maggie Carpenter (Roberts), a bride who's left men at the altar several times
First Knight by Jerry Zucker( visu )
39 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,851 libraries worldwide
This is a new vision of King Arthur's Camelot. A vision of breathtaking battles, heart-pounding courage, of the undeniable love that brought an entire kingdom to its knees ... and the undying passion that made it live forever
Hachi a dog's tale by Lasse Hallström( visu )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,788 libraries worldwide
The heartwarming true story of a loyal dog named Hachiko. This very special friend would accompany his master to the train station everyday and return each afternoon to greet him after work. Even after his master passed away, he continued to return to the same spot at the station every day for the next nine years to wait for his beloved master. During his daily visits he touched many lives and taught the local people about love, compassion, and above all unyielding loyalty
Arbitrage by Richard Gere( visu )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,631 libraries worldwide
Een beurshandelaar die met de boeken heeft geknoeid, raakt diep in problemen wanneer hij een dodelijk auto-ongeluk veroorzaakt
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( visu )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,519 libraries worldwide
When a chance encounter with a sexy stranger erupts into a full-blown affair, passion becomes obsession
I'm not there by Todd Haynes( visu )
44 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions
Primal fear by Gregory Hoblit( visu )
29 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
A Chicago altar boy is accused of murdering the archbishop and a publicity hungry local attorney decides to defend him
The mothman prophecies by Mark Pellington( visu )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
This story is based on events which occurred in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Distraught by the sudden, tragic death of his wife, a journalist finds himself mysteriously drawn to a small West Virginia town when his car inexplicably strands him. He soon learns that many of the town's residents have been beset by bizarre events, including sightings of an eerie "moth-like" entity, an entity similiar to the one seen by his late wife
Sommersby by Jon Amiel( visu )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
A Civil War veteran returns to his hometown a changed man-- leading his wife and others who knew him to doubt his identity
The Buddha the story of Siddhartha ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of the Buddha and presents the tenets of Buddhism
The Jackal by Michael Caton-Jones( visu )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,166 libraries worldwide
Jackal--the greatest assassin in history--out to eliminate a top U.S. government official. Declan Mulqueen, an imprisoned underground operative, is the only man who can stop him. Now, the Deputy Director of the FBI is taking the biggest risk of all ... he's releasing one criminal to stop another
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua( visu )
14 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
After having endured extremely different career paths, the lives of three disheartened Brooklyn police officers will collide with destiny when they all wind up at the same fatal crime scene
Bee season by Richard; -- Binoche, Juliette Gere( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
Eliza demonstrates such an amazing gift for spelling any word given to her that her father Saul insists on coaching her himself. As Eliza's success continues, Saul's newfound devotion grows ... causing huge changes for the entire family
 
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Alternative Names
Gere, Richard
Gere, Richard Tiffany.
Gia, Richado
Gia, Richado 1949-
Gir, Richard 1949-
Languages
English (628)
French (32)
German (31)
Spanish (28)
Multiple languages (10)
Italian (8)
Turkish (4)
Portuguese (3)
Japanese (2)
Russian (1)
Polish (1)
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