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Wachs, Robert D.

Overview
Works: 29 works in 92 publications in 6 languages and 3,200 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Police films  Ethnic films  Action and adventure films  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films  Nonfiction films  Filmed stand-up comedy routines  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Conceptor, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robert D Wachs
Publications by Robert D Wachs
Publications by Robert D Wachs, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert D Wachs
Coming to America by Shari Headley( visu )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Beverly Hills cop II by Tony Scott( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and German and held by 532 libraries worldwide
This sequel presents further adventures of Axel Foley, a brash, street smart Detroit detective, as he comes up against a gang of munitions smugglers in California and a mean-spirited chief of police who will brook no interference from outsiders-especially the profanely insouciant Mr. Foley
Harlem nights by Eddie Murphy( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
A night club owner and his son fight to keep the mob and corrupt police from putting them out of business
The golden child by Michael Ritchie( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Murphy goes to the rescue of a child with mystical powers who has been abducted by an evil cult
Eddie Murphy raw by Eddie Murphy( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Eddie Murphy entertains with celebrity impersonations and his observations on '80s love, sex, marriage, his remembrance of Mom's hamburgers, and more
Another 48 hrs ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Reggie is released from prison and finds out there's a price on his head. He re-teams with Jack, a cop, to find and put away an elusive druglord. Sequel to 48 hrs
The patterned shuffle attack: a new approach to individual excellence and balanced team play by Robert D Wachs( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
48 hours ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
48 hours: Hard-nosed cop Jack Cates reluctantly teams up with wise-cracking prison inmate Reggie Hammon (temporarily paroled to him for 48 hours) in order to track down the felon's ex-partners
Beverly Hills cop trilogy Beverly Hills cop, Beverly Hills cop II, Beverly Hills cop III ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
A police detective from Detroit helps solve crimes in Beverly Hills
4 film favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Norbit: Mild-mannered Norbit has a second chance at love with his childhood sweetheart, but the one major obstacle standing in his way is jealous Rasputia, his larger-than-life fiancee
Eddie Murphy delirious by Eddie Murphy( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Murphy is uncensored and uncut. Includes: never-before-seen footage, exclusive unedited interview, and the making of the DVD
Le Flic de Beverly Hills II ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Axel Foley is back in Beverly Hills stopping a gang of international munitions smugglers
El príncipe de Zamunda : buscando a la mujer ideal = Coming to America ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Es el vigésimo primer cumpleaños del príncipe Akeem, del reino africano de Zamunda, y debe casarse con una mujer a la que no ha visto nunca, como hizo su padre antes que él. Pero como no está de acuerdo en que le impongan la mujer con la que tiene que pasar el resto de su vida, Akeem decide viajar a Nueva York, donde nadie le conoce, y así poder buscar una chica guapa e inteligente que le ame realmente por su persona y no por su riqueza. Así, se instala en Nueva York con un amigo y, a pesar de contar con una inmensa fortuna, decide vivir muy modestamente
Un Prince a New York ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Raw El show de Eddie Murphy ( visu )
2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic Content and Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Murphy encanta, sorprende y divierte con sus chistes, historias y comentarios sobre amor, sexo y matrimonio en los 80, recuerdo de otra época y además otras muchas cosas
48 horas más = Another 48 hours ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Superdetective en Hollywood : la trilogía completa ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
El detective Axel Faley es un impetuoso e inteligente detective de Detroir que llega hasta los barrios más elegantes de Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills cop II by Larry Ferguson( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Frækkere end politiet tillader II Beverly Hills cop II ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Noches de Harlem = Harlem nights ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wachs, Robert
Languages
English (58)
Spanish (10)
French (5)
Italian (2)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)
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