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Cassel, Seymour 1935-

Works: 150 works in 456 publications in 6 languages and 11,977 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Interviews  Biography  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Biographical television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Independent films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Seymour Cassel
Publications by Seymour Cassel
Most widely held works by Seymour Cassel
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
When two offbeat friends fall in love with the same woman, each takes drastic measures to win her heart
White Fang by Jack London( visu )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
A young man tries to fulfill his father's wish to find gold in the treacherous Yukon Valley of Alaska. Along the way he befriends a veteran gold miner and a magnificent wolf-dog named White Fang
Stuck on you by Bobby Farrelly( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
Conjoined twins, Bob and Walt, are happy living their lives together and manage just fine, playing hockey, working at the diner, and cruising for babes, until one decides he wants to be an actor and the other has stage fright and panic attacks
Faces by John Cassavetes( visu )
39 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Powerful story of the disintegration of a marriage of a captain of industry and his wife
The killing of a Chinese bookie by John Cassavetes( visu )
52 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 737 libraries worldwide
A film noir about a gentleman's club owner finds himself on the bad side of a small time gangster, and then must save his beloved club and way of life
Shadows by John Cassavetes( visu )
6 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
The story of an interracial romance and the obstacles it puts on family relationships. When appearing on Jean Shepherd's radio program Night People, Cassavetes mentioned the improvisation work he had done with his acting class, and asked for funding to film it. When listeners actually sent in money, he worked up a script based on the classwork, and with additional funding filmed his story of three siblings, two of whom can pass as white
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Internationally renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, always elusive, possibly non-existant Jaguar Shark that supposedly killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. On this journey, Steve's crew are joined by a young airline co-pilot, who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist who has been assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and Eleanor, Zissou's estranged wife and co-producer. They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy
Indecent proposal by Adrian Lyne( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
"Demi Moore and Woody Harrelson are Diana and David Murphy, a financially strapped couple who are betting on a quick trip to Las Vegas to deal them a lucky hand. But the odds are suddenly even more attractive when billionaire John Gage (Robert Redford) ups the ante--complete financial freedom. The price? One night of passion with Diana. The payoff? A cool $1 million. But what seems to be a quick and simple solution to their money problems creates more friction than the couple bargained for as the high stakes of trust, love and attraction come into play as part of Gage's compelling proposal. From acclaimed director Adrian Lyne (Fatal Attraction, Flashdance) comes a film that examines a riveting morality game--one in which each player has a strategy, as well as a set of rules to play by."--Container
Love streams by John Cassavetes( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
Lonesome Jim by Steve Buscemi( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Jim is a young man who, after deciding he can't make it on his own, moves back to his hometown in Indiana, under his parents' roof. He's saved from his family's dysfunction by a local woman and her son, who sees him as a father figure
The crew ( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
The story about a set of golden-year goodfellas fighting to protect their last piece of turf! Back in the days when mobsters were larger than life, none lived bigger than Bobby, "Bats", "The Brick", and "Mouth". But now well into retirement, the old crew find themselves suddenly facing eviction from their run-down Miami Beach hotel -- The Raj Mahal. That's when they decide there's only one thing left to do -- turn back the clock and pull one last "hit" in order to save their home!
The Wendell Baker story by andrew wilson ( '05 ) Movie( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Wendell Baker is a dreamer and schemer whose latest scam lands him in jail and leaves him alienated from his longtime girlfriend, best friend and even his dog. Eternally optimistic, Wendell makes the most of his time behind bars and vows to turn his life around. Upon release, he gets a job at a retirement hotel, where he befriends some of the colorful residents. Wendell's new friends advise him on how to win back his girl, while he helps them battle the hotel's evil head nurse and his right-hand man
Staten Island, New York ( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and German and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Parmie wants to take control over the Mafia connections in Staten Island. Sully is a dim-witted septic tank cleaner who is going to be a dad. Jasper works in a deli and gets caught up in Parmie's dealings. The lives of three ambitious men intersect when Sully decides to rob a local mob boss of $50,000
John Cassavetes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
"Shadows": Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. "Faces": Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling in the arms of others. "A woman under the influence": Mabel, is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. "The killing of a Chinese bookie": To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. "Opening night": A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
Bartleby ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
When the manager of a public records firm decides his staff of three could use some help, he hires Bartleby, the one and only candidate who applies for the job. But before long, the eccentric new employee creates an uproar by repeatedly defying his boss with the phrase "I'd prefer not to."
Fort McCoy ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Frank Stirn moves with his family to become a barber for the American Army and POW camp at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, in the summer of 1944. Embittered that he cannot fight, Frank must take a stand when a Nazi SS Officer threatens his wife
Manna from heaven by Gabrielle C. and Maria Burton Burton( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
What if a 'gift from God' ... was just a loan? Oscar winners Shirley Jones, Cloris Leachman and Louise Fletcher lead the distinguished ensemble cast of this uplifting comedy about faith, hope and family
In the soup by Alexandre Rockwell( visu )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Adolfo Rollo is in over his head. Before he met Joe, his excitement focused on spying on his neighbor Angelica. Joe helped Adolfo with his "spying" and now he wants Adolfo to help -- with stealing cars, burglary and romancing women
Reach for me by Dun Bo( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Dying is hell, at least for Alvin, a terminally ill widower confined to his hospice bed with nothing to chew on but bitter memories. It's never too late to live, to laugh, to love
The films of Spike Lee by Robert J Emery( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Adrian Lyne talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators
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Cassel, Seymour
Cassell, Seymour 1935-
Cassell, Seymour Joseph 1935-
Seymour Cassel acteur américain
Seymour Cassel Amerikaans acteur
Seymour Cassel amerikansk skådespelare
Seymour Cassel amerikansk skodespelar
Seymour Cassel amerikansk skuespiller
Seymour Cassel attore statunitense
Seymour Cassel US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Сеймур Кэссел
סימור קאסל
سیمور کاسل بازیگر آمریکایی
시모어 카셀
English (184)
German (12)
Spanish (12)
French (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)
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