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Zanuck, Richard D.

Works: 191 works in 951 publications in 9 languages and 39,617 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Children's films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Interviewee, Production personnel, pmn, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard D Zanuck
Publications by Richard D Zanuck
Publications by Richard D Zanuck, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Richard D Zanuck
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( visu )
85 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 4,448 libraries worldwide
In the ocean surrounding Amity, a small tourist resort off the coast of New England, a 25-foot man-eating predator stalks any human foolish enough to get in the water. At first, the only believer in the shark's existence is the town's chief of police, Martin Brody. Brody enlists the help of scientist Matt Hooper and Quint, a crusty old seaman whose life is devoted to hunting sharks. The threesome sets off in Quint's boat to kill the leviathan. The film that originated the 'summer blockbuster' in Hollywood
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Tim Burton( visu )
48 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,353 libraries worldwide
Charlie Bucket, a boy from a poor family, finds the final golden ticket to tour Willy Wonka's world famous chocolate factory
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( visu )
46 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,067 libraries worldwide
In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( visu )
34 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 2,949 libraries worldwide
Alice Kingsleigh is a young woman at a crossroads. Not knowing what she wants from life, she is being pushed, pulled, strong-armed, and confused into doing what everyone expects of her. A marriage proposal in front of friends and family pushes Alice over the edge and down the rabbit hole into a place she hasn't visited since her father died 10 years before. Only problem is, she's now a very different person, has no memories of Underland, and is somehow still expected to be someone she's not. How can she argue with something that's mapped out in full visual splendor in the prophetic Oraculum? With the help of The Mad Hatter, The White Queen, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Absolom, The Cheshire Cat, and the Bandersnatch, can Alice unlock the mystery of her past and light a path to her future?
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( visu )
55 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,856 libraries worldwide
Michael Sullivan works as an enforcer for his adopted father, Irish gangster John Rooney. When Sullivan's son, Mike Jr., witnesses one of his father's killings on Rooney's behalf, the gangster decides that his ward and his family are liabilities that must be removed. Sullivan tries to safeguard his son and get even with the man who betrayed him, while his son focuses on bonding with his emotionally distant father
Big fish by Tim Burton( visu )
36 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,641 libraries worldwide
As his father Edward lies on his deathbed, William Bloom attempts to get to know him beyond the tall tales he tells about his life, and learns to understand and accept him along the way
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( visu )
35 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,503 libraries worldwide
A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
Dark shadows by Tim Burton( visu )
18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,744 libraries worldwide
Barnabas returns to Collinwood Manor in 1972 to find it in ruins and plagued by secrets
The verdict by Sidney Lumet( visu )
55 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,699 libraries worldwide
An alcoholic lawyer stumbles upon one last chance to redeem himself by taking on a controversial court case against seemingly insurmountable opposition. Includes original theatrical trailer
Yes man by Peyton Reed( visu )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
Carl Allen signs up for a self-help program based on one simple principle: say yes to everything ... and anything. Unleashing the power of 'yes' transforms Carl's life in amazing and unexpected ways, but he soon discovers that embracing every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
"In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods. But the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus an unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny."--Back of container
Cocoon by Ron Howard( visu )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
The sting by George Roy Hill( visu )
14 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,353 libraries worldwide
Set in 1930's Chicago, this story deals with two con men who seek revenge on a big-time gangster who was responsible for the murder of their friend
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
In a remake of the original film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers - and humans are little more than slaves
Reign of fire by Gregg Chabot( visu )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( visu )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 libraries worldwide
It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terrorized 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 suspense and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( visu )
18 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
True crime by Clint Eastwood( visu )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 586 libraries worldwide
A boozing, skirt-chasing and hard-living reporter realizes a death row prisoner scheduled to die at midnight is innocent. He races against time to save the man and perhaps lift his own life out of the trash heap
MacArthur by Joseph Sargent( visu )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
General Douglas MacArthur (Gregory Peck), one of the most controversial public figures of our time, is the subject of this superb biographical drama which traces his outstanding career. In 1942, with his position in the Philippines made hopeless by Japan's destruction of more than half the planes in his Far East Command, MacArthur leaves pledging "I shall return!" MacArthur does return, with riveting victories in the Pacific and the deft handling of the democratization of Japan; he is also armed with Presidential aspirations. While serving in Korea, it is there that his colossal ego and insubordination results in dismissal by Truman in 1951. MacArthur is a compelling story which explores the many facets of his ambitious character. It clearly demonstrates his brilliance as a strategist; his lust for publicity and flair for dramatics
Deep impact by Mimi Leder( visu )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Unless a comet can be destroyed before colliding with Earth, only those allowed into government shelters will survive
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Richard D. Zanuck Amerikaans filmproducent (1934-2012)
Richard D. Zanuck producteur de films américain
Richard D. Zanuck productor de cine estadounidense
Richard D. Zanuck productor de cinema estatunidenc
Richard D. Zanuck produtor de cinema estadounidense
Richard D. Zanuck produttore cinematografico statunitense
Richard D. Zanuck US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Zanuck, Richard Darryl.
Zanuck, Richard Darryl 1934-2012
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