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Swayze, Patrick

Works: 382 works in 1,203 publications in 8 languages and 35,078 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musicals  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Artist, Interviewee, Host, Creator, Vocalist, Other, Narrator, Author of introduction, 940
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Patrick Swayze
Publications by Patrick Swayze
Publications by Patrick Swayze, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Patrick Swayze
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( visu )
124 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,688 libraries worldwide
Summer romance between a dance instructor and a guest at a hotel in the Catskills
The outsiders by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,567 libraries worldwide
On the streets of Tulsa in 1966, teenagers come two ways. If you're from the right side of the tracks, you are a "soc". You've got everything--money, cars, girls, and a future. But if you're an outsider, a "greaser," you've got nothing but your friends ... and a dream that someday, somehow, you'll finally belong
Ghost by Jerry Zucker( visu )
93 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 3,075 libraries worldwide
A ghost teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder and to rescue his girl friend from a similar fate
Donnie Darko by Richard Kelly( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,238 libraries worldwide
"[A]n edgy, psychological thriller about a suburban teen coming face-to-face with his dark destiny. [Donnie Darko is] a delusional high-school student visited by a demonic rabbit with eerie visions of the past, and deadly predictions for the future."--Container
Point break by Kathryn Bigelow( visu )
49 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
Young FBI agent Johnny Utah goes undercover at the suggestion of his partner to learn if a group of wild surfers is actually a gang of bank robbers. He soon comes under the dangerous spell of the surfers' charismatic leader, Bodhi, a mystical mastermind who'll do absolutely anything for a thrill-- and expects his followers to do the same. Adapted from container
The fox and the hound 2 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Before young Copper leaves for the hunt, he plays with his best friend Tod the fox cub. But after he joins a howling dog band, conflict ensues between him and Tod
Tall tale ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
The dynamic Pecos Bill teams with larger-than-life heroes Paul Bunyan and John Henry to help a brave young man in the fight against a greedy land-grabber who'll stop at nothing to get his hands on the deed to the youngster's family farm
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron( visu )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and German and held by 940 libraries worldwide
En route from New York City to Hollywood for a drag queen beauty pageant, Noxeema, Vida and Chi Chi are stranded in a tiny Midwestern town when their 1967 Cadillac breaks down. When their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
Red dawn ( visu )
23 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 914 libraries worldwide
When a town is invaded by foreign nationals and the security of the United States seems threatened, a group of high school students escape and wage warfare in defense of their parents, their friends and their country
Road house ( visu )
30 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
A legendary bouncer comes to Jasper, Missouri, for a special purpose: to restore order at the notorious Double Deuce bar. In one spectacular fight after another, Dalton rids the bar of thugs and henchmen. But when he runs afoul of a ruthless crime boss, the state is set for a blistering showdown that'll leave only one man standing
Keeping mum by Niall Johnson( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
An absent-minded vicar of a rural parish is so distracted by the pressures of his job that he fails to notice his family's disfunctions. The answer to the family's prayers is a new housekeeper with an unusual way of solving problems
The fox and the hound and The fox and the hound II ( visu )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Two friends discover that they are meant to be enemies when they grow up
City of joy by Roland Joffé( visu )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 773 libraries worldwide
An American doctor, a British nurse and an illiterate Indian farmer join together to transform a Calcutta ghetto when it is threatened by the brutal local "godfather."
North & South by John Jakes( visu )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 673 libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
North and South by Jonathan Couch( visu )
24 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 595 libraries worldwide
In Episode 2, Orry and George complete their West Point education then fight side by side in the Mexican-American War. Orry is seriously wounded but the intervention of a savvy surgeon saves Orry's leg from amputation. The surgeon also intervenes in Geoge's life, introducing the young soldier to his future bride
Dirty dancing original soundtrack for the Vestron motion picture ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Next of kin by John Irvin( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Truman Gates, a cop from Appalachia, hunts for his brother's killers in Chicago
One last dance by Lisa Niemi( visu )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 465 libraries worldwide
In the wake of tragedy, a renowned New York dance company is on the brink of collapse. After previously leaving the dance world, Travis, Chrissa and Max are pulled in to resurrect the dance that had shattered their careers. They have this one last chance to not only save the company and to re-connect with the passion and magic, but to prove that miracles really can happen
11:14 by Greg Marcks( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and French and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Tells the seemingly random yet vitally connected story of a set of incidents that all converge one evening at 11:14 p.m. The lives of many cross at this one point in time which shall have life-altering effects
Three wishes ( visu )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
A mother and her two young sons try to survive the best they can since her husband, the boys' father, is presumed to have died in the Korean War. One day they meet an injured stranger and his dog who change their lives
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Alternative Names
Swayze, Patrick Wayne.
Swayze, Patrick Wayne 1952-2009
English (469)
French (53)
Spanish (28)
German (26)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (2)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
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