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Paymer, David

Overview
Works: 115 works in 383 publications in 8 languages and 24,363 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Paymer
Publications by David Paymer
Most widely held works about David Paymer
 
Most widely held works by David Paymer
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,548 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship, La Amistad, is seized, these captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. A battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation, confronting the very foundation of the American justice system. But for the men and women on trial, it is simply a fight for the basic right of all mankind... freedom
The American president by Ivan Reitman( visu )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,265 libraries worldwide
Andrew Shepherd is the most popular American President in decades -- a consummate politician and a man of integrity -- who also happens to be a widower, ready to start dancing again. But when lobbyist Sydney Ellen Wade sweeps into his political arena, she unexpectedly sweeps him off his feet!
In good company by Paul Weitz( visu )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
Alex & Emma by Jeremy Leven( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
Alex is an author whose writer's block and gambling debts have landed him in trouble. In order to get the loan sharks off his back, he must finish his novel in 30 days or end up dead. To help him complete his manuscript, he hires stenographer, Emma. As Alex begins to dictate his tale of a romantic love triangle, Emma challenges his ideas at every turn. Her unsolicited, yet intriguing input, begins to inadvertently influence Alex and his story and soon real life begins to imitate art
Mighty Joe Young by Ron Underwood( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
A fifteen-foot-tall Central African gorilla is brought to America to save him from poachers. But his notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past
Payback by Brian Helgeland( visu )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
A tough thief tracks down his former partner who tried to kill him before taking off with his share of the heist and his wife
Drag me to Hell by Sam Raimi( visu )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 904 libraries worldwide
Christine Brown (Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer. She is on a desperate quest to break an evil curse. Professor Clay Dalton (Long) is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. Christine then finds herself the target of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Jersey girl by Kevin Smith( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
Jersey girl:Ollie is madly in love with his wife. But when the Manhattan music publicist's wife dies in childbirth, Ollie's life becomes emotionally shattered. Not sure what to do next, he moves to New Jersey with his infant daughter to live with his dad. Juggling his career and single parenthood proves more than Ollie can manage, and one day he's fired after he bungles a major press event. He devotes his time to his daughter and ends up frequenting a local video store where he strikes up a friendship with a woman named Maya
State and Main by David Mamet( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
In order to save money on production costs, a movie production crew moves into a small town in Vermont. The crew soon discovers that their much needed "prop" has burned down, the star can't keep his pants zipped, the starlet won't take off her top and the locals want a piece of the action
Resurrecting the champ ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 807 libraries worldwide
Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family
Warm springs by Joseph Sargent( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
The inspiring true story about Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, who seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to L.A. to collect a debt from a down-and-out filmmaker, he jumps headfirst into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Redbelt by David Mamet( visu )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
A jujitsu master becomes corrupted by the glitz and glamour of Hollywood. When a respected jujitsu master eschews a lucrative prizefighting career in favor of opening a self-defense dojo, it appears that he has chosen a peaceful path in life. The dedicated master's fate takes an unanticipated turn, however, when he is manipulated into participating in ultimate fighting championships by a group of unscrupulous actors and fight promoters. Later, as the master is being relentlessly beaten in a dirty street fight, he connects with a high-profile action star with serious marital problems. Realizing that the only way to regain his honor is to step into the ring, he reluctantly prepares for the fight of his life
Nixon by Oliver Stone( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Takes a riveting look at the complex man whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power. His involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States
Heart and souls ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and Italian and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Four souls learn why they are earthbound and tied to a hard driving executive--through him, they each have one chance to resolve the unfinished business in their lives
Mr. Saturday Night by Billy Crystal( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Story of a legendary comedian who nobody's ever heard of and his hilarious backstage climb-to-the-middle
The hurricane by Norman Jewison( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 498 libraries worldwide
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
Focus ( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Set at the height of World War II, this story follows the lives of a Brooklyn man and his wife as they become the victims of their bigoted community, who mistakenly believe them to be Jewish
The long way home by Mark Jonathan Harris( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
This documentary traces the stories of courage in the years between the end of World War II and the formation of the state of Israel. Includes archival footage, original broadcasts and personal testimonies from survivors of the Holocaust
Checking out by Jeff Hare( visu )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 399 libraries worldwide
The family of a successful but elderly actor find themselves on the receiving end of his wish to plan his own death, on the eve of his celebratory 90th-year birthday party
 
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Alternative Names
David Paymer acteur et cinéaste américain
David Paymer aktor amerykański
David Paymer Amerikaans acteur
David Paymer amerikansk skådespelare
David Paymer amerikansk skodespelar
David Paymer amerikansk skuespiller
David Paymer attore e regista statunitense
David Paymer US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
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Дейвид Пеймър
Пэймер, Дэвид
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דייוויד פיימר
ديفيد بيمر
دیوید پایمر بازیگر آمریکایی
데이비드 페이머
デヴィッド・ペイマー
Languages
English (176)
German (5)
French (5)
Spanish (5)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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