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Forrest, Frederic

Works: 229 works in 607 publications in 7 languages and 19,404 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Frederic Forrest
Publications by Frederic Forrest
Most widely held works about Frederic Forrest
Most widely held works by Frederic Forrest
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
42 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,690 libraries worldwide
A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry( visu )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,063 libraries worldwide
The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana. From the re-created towns to the vast plains to the expansive cattle drive and heart-stopping stampede, it is an inspiring and enlighting experience, certain to change your views of our American heritage
The conversation by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
29 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 1,944 libraries worldwide
A provoking mystery-suspense drama explores the morality of privacy in the story of Harry Caul (Hackman), a surveillance expert, who conducts a routine surveillance job only to later find himself suspicious that he has become an unwitting player in murder scheme
Falling down by Joel Schumacher( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
Follows a troubled man, Bill Foster, who has a mental breakdown and embarks upon an increasingly violent crime spree across Los Angeles. A police detective, Sgt. Prendergast, who is working his last day before retiring, is the only one who correctly pieces together the clues. Prendergast races to find and arrest Foster before the dangerous and unpredictable man reaches his destination: his ex-wife and young daughter
Andersonville ( visu )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 832 libraries worldwide
The Civil War explodes, air thick with musket fire, soil drenched with the blood of kinsmen, bodies piling up like cords of wood. In the madness and fury, a small group of Union soldiers fall into the hands of the Confederate army. Overnight, they find themselves herded aboard a prison train bound for the deepest regions of the South, to a slice of Hell carved out of the Georgia clay known as Andersonville. A moving drama that tells the most tragic tales ever to come out of the Civil War
The rose by Mark Rydell( visu )
22 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
"Bette Midler portrays a Janis Joplin-like rock star whose success is laced with so much booze, drugs and hard living [that] it eventually causes her downfall"--Container
Tucker the man and his dream ( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Tucker is an engineer and showman who has a vision of the car of the future. Against formidable odds he raises the money and builds a fleet of them, only to have his factory shut down by Detroit's Big Three auto manufacturers
Music box by Costa-Gavras( visu )
28 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 703 libraries worldwide
"In this intense courtroom thriller, Chicago attorney Ann Talbot (Jessica Lange) agrees to defend her Hungarian immigrant father Mike Laszlo (Armin Mueller-Stahl) against accusations of heinous war crimes committed 50 years earlier. As the trial unfolds, Ann probes for evidence that will not only establish his innocence but also lay to rest her own agonizing doubts about his past. When ... the trial moves to her father's homeland ... crucial testimony plus Ann's personal investigation lead to astonishing results."--Container
Hearts of darkness a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn
Path to war by Daniel Giat( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Beginning after his election to the Presidency, Lyndon Johnson's dreams for "The Great Society" and his vision for civil rights in America were overshadowed by the Vietnam War. Johnson watches the nation react to the deaths of young Americans overseas
21 Jump Street ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 390 libraries worldwide
It all begins here, as baby-faced rookie Officer Tom Hanson (Johnny Depp) is assigned to an elite squad of young undercover cops - Judy Hoffs (Holly Robinson Peete), Doug Penhall (Peter DeLuise) and Harry Truman Ioki (Dustin Nguyen) - to infiltrate high schools and fight crime
The Missouri breaks by Arthur Penn( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and French and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Horse thief Tom Logan has set his sights on the horses and daughter of rancher David Braxton. However, Braxton has hired the infamous Lee Clayton to make sure that his possessions are safe and that any horse thief is stopped in his tracks
Lassie ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
A dog's unflinching loyalty helps a teen adjust to a move to the country with his family
One from the heart by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola shines his spotlight on a Las Vegas couple (Teri Garr, Frederic Forrest) whose break-up on the 4th of July leads them both to a night on the strip in pursuit of their romantic fantasies (Raul Julia, Natassia Kinski). But in this town of gamblers and dreamers, should they bet it all on dreams, or give true love another roll of the dice? Featuring the stunning photography of Vittorio Storaro. Includes a fantasy sequence (tango, Bora-Bora flamenco, and Las Vegas street scene), performed by Teri Garr, Raul Julia, and ensemble
Hammett by Wim Wenders( visu )
26 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Dashiell Hammett has retired from his career as a Pinkerton detective to write fiction. An old friend calls, and Hammett becomes involved in a search for a missing girl in Chinatown
The two Jakes by Jack Nicholson( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Chinatown, it is 1948 Los Angeles and private investigator Jake Gittes must solve a case of suspected adultery-turned-murder that's tied to a grab for oil and to Jake's own past
A piece of Eden ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
When a New York press agent tries to bring some show-business pizzazz to revitalize his ailing father's Indiana fruit farm, things go a little haywire
The spreading ground by Mark Nakamura( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
When five bodies turn up in the waters of Burman City, its illusion of safety is shattered, and Mayor Hackett will stop at nothing to see the peace returned. As veteran Detective Ed Delongpre and his partner Mike McGivern struggle to come up with any clues, the Mayor loses her patience and makes a dangerous deal with the city's mob boss to catch the gruesome killer. Now, no one is safe as men from opposite sides of the law must try to close on in the dangerous murderer, before he slaughters his next victim
The deliberate stranger ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
No one really knew him. Not local politicians awed by his " Kennedy-like" presence. Not the coeds he charmed. And when the nation found out who Ted Bundy was, it was too late to save the lives of innocent young women nationwide
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Alternative Names
Forrest, Fred 1936-
Forrest, Frederic F. 1936-
Forrest, Frederic Fenimore 1936-
Forrest, Frederick 1936-
Frederic Forrest acteur américain
Frederic Forrest Amerikaans acteur
Frederic Forrest amerikansk skådespelare
Frederic Forrest amerikansk skodespelar
Frederic Forrest amerikansk skuespiller
Frederic Forrest attore statunitense
Frederic Forrest US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Frederic Forrest yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Garth, Matt 1936-
Форрест, Фредерик
Фредерик Форест
פרדריק פורסט
فردریک فورست بازیگر آمریکایی
فريدريك فورست
프레더릭 포러스트
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