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Cassel, Seymour 1935-

Works: 164 works in 370 publications in 5 languages and 10,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Interviews  Biography  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations 
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 about Seymour Cassel
Most widely held works by Seymour Cassel
Stuck on you by Bradley Thomas( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,014 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
Rushmore ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Max Fischer is a tenth grader at Rushmore Academy, involved in many extra-curricular activities, but about to be expelled due to his grades. An iconoclast alumnus befriends him -- until they both fall in love with a first-grade teacher
White Fang by Jack London( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 981 libraries worldwide
Story of a young man who hopes to strike it rich in the Yukon gold country at the turn of the century and his relationship with the wolf-dog White Fang
Faces by John Cassavetes( visu )
26 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Powerful story of the disintegration of a marriage of a captain of industry and his wife
The killing of a Chinese bookie ( visu )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 654 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
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 593 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-existent 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
Shadows by John Cassavetes( visu )
5 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 570 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
Indecent proposal by Adrian Lyne( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 417 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
The crew ( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 404 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!
Lonesome Jim by Steve Buscemi( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 384 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 Wendell Baker story ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 322 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 )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and German and held by 268 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
Bartleby ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 241 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."
Manna from heaven by Gabrielle C. and Maria Burton Burton( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 215 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 )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 207 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 ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 205 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
Love streams by John Cassavetes( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
Dream for an insomniac ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy about Frankie who hasn't slept a full night since she was six years old. She's convinced that once she and her best friend Allison leave San Francisco to pursue acting careers in Los Angeles, she'll meet her dream man. Only then, will she be able to sleep. Four days before moving to L.A., David walks into Frankie's life. She's convinced he's her very own Prince Charming. She has only three days left to convince him that she's the love of his life
Minnie and Moskowitz by John Cassavetes( visu )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and German and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Minnie Moore (Rowlands) is an art museum curator with a duplex apartment and a large library. Seymour Moskowitz (Cassel) is a free-spirited, long-haired parking lot attendant who steps in when her date threatens her in his car lot. The two dissimiliar, but lonely, people begin an unlikely romance
The films of Adrian Lyne ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 158 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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Alternative Names
Cassell, Seymour 1935-
Cassell, Seymour Joseph 1935-
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