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Zwick, Edward

Overview
Works: 226 works in 1,064 publications in 10 languages and 29,666 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Author, Scenarist, Restager, fmd, Film editor, Performer, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Edward Zwick
Publications by Edward Zwick
Most widely held works about Edward Zwick
 
Most widely held works by Edward Zwick
Glory by Edward Zwick( visu )
125 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,604 libraries worldwide
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Blood Diamond by Edward Zwick( visu )
111 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,190 libraries worldwide
An ex-mercenary turned smuggler (Leonardo DiCaprio). A Mende fisherman (Djimon Hounsou). Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside. Directed by Edward Zwick (Glory, The Last Samurai), this urgent, intensely moving adventure shapes gripping human stories and heart-pounding action into a modern epic of profound impact
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( visu )
92 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 3,128 libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
45 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,750 libraries worldwide
Presents a mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter
Defiance by Mathieu Kassovitz( visu )
53 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,173 libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belorussia are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,796 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy for the 1990s set in the 1590s, telling the witty, sexy story behind the creation of the greatest love story of them all - Romeo and Juliet
Legends of the fall by Jim Harrison( visu )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Love & Other Drugs by Edward Zwick( visu )
35 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
Free-spirited Maggie meets her match in a charming Viagra salesman named Jamie. Maggie and Jamie leap into a no-strings-attached affair, but no matter how hard they try to keep things 'casual', they can't help falling under the influence of the ultimate drug: love!
Courage under fire by Lou Diamond Phillips( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
While reviewing chopper pilot Captain Karen Walden's posthumous candidacy for the Medal of Honor, a troubled U.S. Army veteran of Desert Storm finds evidence of a cover-up surrounding her death
The siege by Edward Zwick( visu )
50 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,295 libraries worldwide
FBI special agent Anthony "Hub" Hubbard and U.S. Army General William Devereaux attempt to stop a ruthless band of terrorists from wreaking havoc on New York City
Pawn sacrifice by Edward Zwick( visu )
19 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. It chronicles Fischer's terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world
Abandon ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 624 libraries worldwide
A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence
Cut Bank by Matt Shakman( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Looking to leave his sleepy town of Cut Bank, Dwayne McLaren hatches a get-rich scheme to get himself out. But when Dwayne's plan backfires and he's swept into a murder investigation led by the local sheriff, he discovers that Cut Bank is a small town full of deadly surprises
My so-called life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Angela Chase is a teenage girl who struggles with the problems of growing up, high school, and family life
Literature and liberalism : an anthology of sixty years of the New republic ( Book )
5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Dangerous beauty by Marshall Herskovitz( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Veronica Franco, the woman who defied convention in 16th-century Venice
About last night by Demi Moore( visu )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 325 libraries worldwide
After drinks at a favorite Chicago hang-out, Danny Martin and Debbie Sullivan head to Danny's place to indulge in the single's quest--the one-night-stand. Danny and Debbie wind up living together and amidst the daily drudge of domestic life, they begin to realize that making love is easy, saying "I love you" more difficult, and being in love the hardest of all
Thirtysomething ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Living in Philadelphia, married thirtysomething couple, Hope and Michael are struggling with everyday adult angst. Michael runs an ad agency with his friend Elliot. Elliot's marriage to Nancy is beginning to show the cracks of age, as is the friendship between Hope and her best friend Ellyn. Michael's best friend, Gary, on the other hand, is trying to get on with his womanising life, and get over the mutually-destructive affair he had with Michael's cousin, Melissa. The domestic and professional lives of a group of young urban professionals living at the height of the Reagan years
America in primetime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Contains the following four programs: Independent Woman; Man of the House; The Misfit; and The Crusader. Features more than a hundred in-depth interviews with the creators, writers and actors
The last samurai by Terry J Erdmann( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
 
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Edward Zwick Amerikaans filmregisseur
Edward Zwick amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy
Edward Zwick cinéaste américain
Edward Zwick regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Edward Zwick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Zwick, Ed 1952-
Едвард Цвік
Цвик, Эдвард
Эдвард Цвик
Эдвард Цьвік
Էդուարդ Ցվիկ
ادوارد زوئیک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
إدورد زويك
এডওয়ার্ড জুইক
ედვარდ ცვიკი
에드워드 즈윅
즈윅, 에드워드 1952-
エドワード・ズウィック
愛德華·茲維克
Languages
English (461)
Spanish (44)
German (40)
French (27)
Multiple languages (21)
Italian (9)
Turkish (5)
Chinese (1)
Catalan (1)
Hindi (1)
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