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Scheider, Roy

Works: 446 works in 1,523 publications in 7 languages and 27,725 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  History  Police films  Musical films  Horror films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Artist, Author, Creator, Speaker, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Roy Scheider
Publications by Roy Scheider
Publications by Roy Scheider, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Roy Scheider
Most widely held works by Roy Scheider
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( visu )
151 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,988 libraries worldwide
The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
The French connection by William Friedkin( visu )
137 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,035 libraries worldwide
Two New York City narcotics detectives learn of a scheme to smuggle a large quantity of heroin inside an automobile being shipped from France
All That Jazz by Bob Fosse( visu )
92 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,397 libraries worldwide
"Based on director Bob Fosse's own extravagant life, this vibrant and spectacular film follows Fosse's alter ego. Joe Gideon in his relentless pursuit of sex, drugs and self-destruction. His womanizing both supports and debilitates him as he juggles his mistress, ex-wife and beloved daughter. Hovering over all of his excess is an angel. The proceedings are set amid rapturous dream sequences, lavish production numbers and fabulous sets"--Container
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( visu )
80 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
2010 by Peter Hyams( visu )
41 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,123 libraries worldwide
American and Soviet astronauts go to Jupiter in an attempt to solve the puzzle of the original Discovery flight made in 2001
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( visu )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
Naked lunch by David Cronenberg( visu )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 888 libraries worldwide
"A pest-control man seeks escape from his troubled existence and flees to Interzone, a hallucinatory version of Tangiers, where reality and fantasy have merged."--Container
Klute by Alan J Pakula( visu )
28 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Enigmatic small town Detective John Klute is hired to track down his best friend, a research scientist who has disappeared without a trace. His investigation leads him to New York City, and Bree Daniels, skilled, intelligent, cynical, and personally troubled part-time model and full-time call girl. She was savagely beaten once by a man from Pennsylvania, who may have been his friend. Taking a journey into the underbelly of the Big Apple the two begin to realize that everything and everyone may not be what they seem. Dangers lurk in the shadows, old habits become harder to break, and love is a four-letter word best left unspoken for two people from two very different worlds
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( visu )
27 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 832 libraries worldwide
It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terroized the small summer resort of Amity; but the shark that Police Chief Brody destroyed wasn't the only one in the ocean! The same heart-stopping suspence and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer both deliver exceptional performances as two people - he from England, she from Russia - caught up in a world of spies and politics, whose love could prove fatal to them both. When Katya, a beautiful Russian book editor attempts to send British publisher Barley Blair a manuscript written by "DANTE", a noted Soviet scientist, she unwittingly involves him in a world of international espionage. Having met Blair at a dinner party, Dante trusts him to publish the manuscript, which contains information that could alter the balance of world power. But before the manuscript reaches Blair it is intercepted by the West's spy-masters, who then send Blair to Russia to gain more information on the mysterious manuscript. But when Blair falls in love with Katya, he must decide whose side he is really on
Blue Thunder by John Badham( visu )
29 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
Hitler's lost sub ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Fifty years after World War II, a team of divers discovered an unidentified German U-boat off the New Jersey coast. What boat was it? And what secret mission had brought it there? This video also traces the history of submarines and undersea warfare from the American Revolution through World War II
Chicago 10 by Brett Morgen( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the anti-war protest of the 1968 Democratic National Convention held in Chicago and the protest organizers brought to trial by the city. Told with animation, archival footage and music
RKO 281 by Benjamin Ross( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
The battle between Orson Welles and Wm. Randolf Hearst over Citizen Kane is the stuff of legend, rich with tales of sexual blackmail, money and threats made behind closed doors
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
The 1970's was an extraordinary time of rebellion, and of questioning every accepted idea. As political activism, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, and the music revolution contributed to social unrest across the country, American cinema witnessed the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers. Galvanised by a new freedom of expression, these ground-breaking artists began targeting their films toward a new kind of audience, with stories that reflected the ever-changing reality of the era
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
This documentary follows the preparations for a concert performance of composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim's 1971 musical "Follies." Ranging from the rehearsal rooms to backstage and including interviews with the composer and cast, it concludes with musical excerpts from the concert
King of Texas by William Shakespeare( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
An aging cattle baron's plan to divide his vast spread among his three daughters ignites a sibling blood feud in this volatile Wild West retelling of Shakespeare's "King Lear."
Sorcerer by William Friedkin( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Four men must transport a dangerous cargo of nitroglycerine over treacherous terrain in order to stop an oil fire
To be young, gifted and black ( visu )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
This winner of the American Film Festival's "Blue Ribbon" is a dramatic portrayal of the life and works of the late playwright, Lorraine Hansberry, author of "A Raisin in the Sun."
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Rojs Šeiders amerikāņu aktieris
Roy Scheider acteur américain
Roy Scheider actor estadounidense
Roy Scheider actor estatunidenc
Roy Scheider aktor amerykański
Roy Scheider Amerikaans filmacteur
Roy Scheider attore statunitense
Roy Scheider US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Roy Scheider yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Scheider, Roy Richard.
Scheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008
Sheider, Roy R. 1932-2008
Sheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008
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