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Forrest, Frederic

Overview
Works: 210 works in 547 publications in 6 languages and 18,341 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Fiction  Television adaptations  War films  Juvenile works  Animal films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Frederic Forrest
Publications by Frederic Forrest
Most widely held works by Frederic Forrest
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
34 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,548 libraries worldwide
Francis Ford Coppola's vision of man's heart of darkness revealed through the peculiar madness of the Vietnam War
Lonesome Dove by Simon Wincer( visu )
28 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,032 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 )
25 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
A routine wiretapping job turns into a nightmare when Harry, a surveillance man, hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. His investigation of the tape and how it might be used sends Harry spiraling into a web of secrecy, murder, and paranoia
Falling down by Michael Douglas( visu )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
After he's downsized from his job, an emotionally unstable man slowly loses his mind, unleashing a spree of violence on those that he sees as detriments to society
Apocalypse now, the complete dossier ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,032 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
Andersonville ( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 831 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
Tucker the man and his dream by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 705 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
The rose by Mark Rydell( visu )
19 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 563 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
Hearts of darkness a filmmaker's apocalypse ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 546 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 ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Adventures of a boy and a runaway slave on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
Path to war ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 477 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
Music box by Costa-Gavras( visu )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 397 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
21 Jump Street ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 365 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 341 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 )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 275 libraries worldwide
In this updated version of the classic story, teenage Matt and his family leave the city to start a new life in rural Virginia, where they adopt a stray collie, who helps them learn about life and love
Hammett by Wim Wenders( visu )
26 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 235 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
One from the heart ( visu )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 229 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
A piece of Eden ( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 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 Two Jakes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 166 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
Citizen Cohn ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Ruthless, destructive, power hungry and insatiable, attorney Roy Cohn, a leader in convicting possible Communists during the McCarhy era, could make or break the strongest men in America just for the thrill of the kill
 
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Forrest, Fred 1936-
Forrest, Frederic F., 1936-
Forrest, Frederic Fenimore, 1936-
Forrest, Frederick 1936-
Garth, Matt 1936-
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