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Davis, Andrew 1946-

Overview
Works: 119 works in 428 publications in 7 languages and 13,978 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Cinematographer, Actor, Author, dir, Photographer, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Andrew Davis
Publications by Andrew Davis
Most widely held works about Andrew Davis
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Davis
Holes by Walt Disney( visu )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,604 libraries worldwide
Young Stanley Yelnats finds himself at Camp Green Lake, where digging a hole a day keeps the warden at bay and builds character. An ancient family curse still dogs Stanley and he's thrown headlong into the adventure of his life. Stanley and his campmates will have to forge fast friendships to unearth the mystery of what's really going on in the desert
The fugitive by Graham Greene( visu )
53 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,818 libraries worldwide
A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime. At one point he jumps off the top of the dam to escape the authorities despite the state of Illinois being too flat for such a scene
The guardian ( visu )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
An aging United States Coast Guard rescue swimmer's team is killed in a horrific rescue mission. Just prior to this same mission his wife announces that she cannot take anymore. This leaves him an emotional wreck. His commander gives him a choice - quit or take a position as an instructor at the USCG training facility in Louisiana. Reluctantly he takes the position and moves into the school. Once there he immediately increases the 18 week curriculum that routinely fails half of the people that attend. He meets a young man with unlimited potential, but with some secret that seems to hold him back as a team player. Delving into young man's past, links are found that make him a psychic twin to the older man
A perfect murder by Andrew Davis( visu )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
To Manhattan's elite, Wall Street wheeler-dealer Steven Taylor seems like a devoted husband. He isn't. Beautiful, accomplished Emily Bradford Taylor seems like a faithful wife. She isn't. And when Steven hires Emily's lover to kill her, it seems like a perfect murder. It isn't. In fact, very little is what it seems
Collateral damage by Dai wei si( visu )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio "The Wolf" Perrini. Frustrated with the official investigation and haunted by the thought that the man responsible for murdering his family might never be brought to justice, Brewer takes matters into his own hands and tracks his quarry ultimately to Colombia
Under siege by Arnon Milchan( visu )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
Terrorists take over a battleship to sell the nuclear arms aboard. However, they have not taken the ship's cook into account when they planned the takeover
Chain reaction by Andrew Davis( visu )
24 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 804 libraries worldwide
A student machinist finds himself caught in a maze of secret government cover-ups, hi-tech espionage and murder after working on a groundbreaking scientific experiment. Eddie Kasalivich and Lily Sinclair are part of a team of scientists who have developed a revolutionary new source of energy. But no sooner have they finished celebrating their triumph, than their lab is destroyed and the head of their team killed. Named the main suspects, Eddie and Lily quickly realize their only hope lies with a powerful and mysterious bureaucrat who may or may not be on their side
Above the law by Andrew Davis( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 518 libraries worldwide
A Chicago cop is on to something too big. Suspects collared in a recent drug raid are allowed to walk and he is asked to turn in his badge
Beat Street by Stan Lathan( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and French and held by 248 libraries worldwide
"The story of Kenny, a young hip-hop artist living in the rough slums of the Bronx with his younger brother Lee and their mother Cora. Kenny dreams of making it big as a disk jockey and playing in the most swank of Manhattan nightclubs, The Roxy. Into their lives comes Tracy, a composer and assistant choreographer from New York College who inspires him to try to continue his dream while romance begins to grow between them despite coming from different neighborhoods and worlds. Meanwhile, Lee is part of a break-dancing gang set on dominating the scene of their street. The rest of their friends include Ramon, a graffiti artist determined to spread his painting to every subway car in the city while dealing with his girlfriend Carmen. Chollie is a fellow rapper who becomes Kenny's manager after he lands him a gig at a Bronx club as the DJ."--Matt Patay, www.imdb.com
The fugitive U.S. marshals ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Fugitive: A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime. U.S. marshals: U.S. marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a planeload of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when the FBI's John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer
The Package by Andrew Davis( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 155 libraries worldwide
"As Green Beret Sergeant Johnny Gallagher escorts a military prisoner back to the US on a seemingly routine assignment he is unaware of the danger and deceit beneath the surface. When rebellious prisoner Thomas Boyette escapes his expert custody, Gallagher must use all his skills and resources to not only capture his elusive charge, but deal with a major international military conspiracy on the boil. With time running out and an historic superpower summit on the horison, it is up to Gallagher to track down Boyette and put an end to his chaotic plans"--Container
Code of silence ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Code of silence: When the daughter of an underworld don is kidnapped and used as a pawn in the drug war, Detective Sergeant Eddie Cusack must rectify the situation. Cusack takes on the underground gang himself with the help of a remote controlled robot defense vehicle that is armed with three TV cameras, machine guns, a cannon, and a grenade launcher
Steven Seagal collection 4 film favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Under siege: Aboard the battleship Missouri, a surprise party for the President evolves into an attack by mercenaries in league with the Captain with the plan of stealing the nuclear warheads
Collateral damage Eraser ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Eraser: A U.S. Marshal must protect an executive who's uncovered a deal to put a new superweapon in the wrong hands
Steal big, steal little by Andrew Davis( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 75 libraries worldwide
When one of the wealthiest and most eccentric women in Santa Barbara leaves her fortune and estate to one of the twin brothers she adopted, it starts a battle between the brothers that soon leads to madness, mayhem, and even attempted murder
Above the law Hard to kill ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Above the law: Steven Seagal plays Nico Toscani, a tough as nails Chicago cop who, bounced from the force, dares to fight drug runners and other lowlifes on their own lethal terms. Hard to kill: A volatile tale of a gunned down L.A. detective, Mason Storm (Steven Seagal), who awakens from a coma determined to find his would be killers
The vanishing Chain reaction ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Vanishing: Remake of the French classic suspense film. A man begins a search for his girlfriend after she disappears during their vacation getaway. His three year investigation draws the attention of her abductor, who harbors a diabolically calculating mind. Chain reaction: A student machinist finds himself caught in a maze of secret government cover-ups, hi-tech espionage and murder after working on a groundbreaking scientific experiment. Eddie Kasalivich and Lily Sinclair are part of a team of scientists who have developed a revolutionary new source of energy. But no sooner have they finished celebrating their triumph, than their lab is destroyed and the head of their team killed. Named the main suspects, Eddie and Lily quickly realize their only hope lies with a powerful and mysterious bureaucrat who may or may not be on their side
El Misterio de los excavadores by Walt Disney Pictures( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Young Stanley Yelnats finds himself at Camp Green Lake, where digging a hole a day keeps the warden at bay and "builds character". An ancient family curse still dogs Stanley and he's thrown headlong into the adventure of his life. Stanley and his campmates will have to forge fast friendships to unearth the mystery of what's really going on in the desert
Mr Selfridge ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
De energieke en onconventionele Amerikaanse ondernemer Mr. Harry Gordon Selfridge besluit zijn fortuin te besteden aan een modern warenhuis naar Amerikaans model in het hartje van Londen
Under siege Under siege 2 : dark territory ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Casey Ryback is a former Navy SEAL is an expert in martial arts, weapons, tactics, and explosives who is now the cook aboard the USS Missouri. Everyone aboard is about to celebrate the birthday of Captain Adams. A hired band led by William Strannix, a CIA rogue operative, will be part of the entertainment. Former playboy playmate Jordan Tate is to jump out of a cake and dance. XO Commander Krill, who is in league with Strannix, kills Captain Adams. Strannix takes the ship hostage, spreading his men, including Krill, throughout the ship. The mercenaries make preparations to remove the warheads on the ship. Casey, along with a few of the ships crew, make life impossible for the terrorists
 
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Davidescu, Andreas 1946-
Davis, Andrew Z.
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