WorldCat Identities

Russell, David O. 1958-

Works: 155 works in 842 publications in 10 languages and 18,939 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Crime films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  War films 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, fmd, Restager , Adapter, Other, Conceptor, Film editor, Author of dialog, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about David O Russell
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Most widely held works by David O Russell
Silver linings playbook by David O Russell( Visual )

78 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who has lost everything, his house, his job, his wife, and how he creates his own silver linings from the bonds he forms with his family and friends
American Hustle by David O Russell( Visual )

82 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation, American Hustle is the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. Carmine Polito is the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the cons and Feds. Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down
The fighter by Mark Wahlberg( Visual )

89 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, Dicky Eklund was known as the pride of Lowell, Massachusetts. There isn't a person in Lowell who doesn't know about the time that Dicky knocked down the great Sugar Ray Leonard. By the early 1990s, Dicky's crack addiction has soured everything, although he dreams of making a comeback. The real contender is his half-brother Micky Ward. 31-year-old Micky is an unassuming nice guy, long regarded as little more than a stepping-stone for rising fighters, but with undeniable potential. Between his controlling mom Alice, who manages his career, his crack head trainer brother, and a Greek chorus of seven sisters, Micky doesn't have a chance. Until his tough-chick bartender girlfriend Charlene gives him the confidence and support to consider a different course. But his success comes at a cost--as he must leave his family behind in the process
Joy by David O Russell( Visual )

62 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild story of a family across four generations centered on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty and becomes a matriarch in her own right. Betrayal, treachery, the loss of innocence and the scars of love, pave the road in this intense emotional and human comedy about becoming a true boss of family and enterprise facing a world of unforgiving commerce
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

81 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absurdly comic tale set after the end of the Gulf War, when three American soldiers looking to plunder stolen gold become involved in an uprising
I [heart] Huckabees( Visual )

41 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kindhearted, but confused activist Andrew Markovski hires a pair of eccentric 'existential detectives' to help him find the meaning of life. All the while, a sexy, French author is trying to throw a wrench in their plan by seducing Andrew's mind and body
Anchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy by Will Ferrell( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their sauve looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
Flirting with disaster by David O Russell( Visual )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a quest to find his biological parents, Mel Coplin (Ben Stiller)--joined by his wife (Patricia Arquette) and a sexy adoption counselor (Téa Leoni)--embarks on a cross-country search for his 'roots.' Yet as he careens from one outrageous situation to another, Mel finds himself tempted by the seductive counselor--even as his wife starts a flirtation of her own! By the time they meet up with his free-spirited birth parents, the whole situation is spinning out of control"--Container
Accidental love by David O Russell( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice's perfect life is turned upside down when a freak accident leaves a nail lodged in her head, causing erratic behavior. After her fiancé calls off the engagement, Alice sets off in search of a cure and falls into the arms of Howard Birdwell, a sexy senator who champions her cause. Caught up in a love triangle held together by a nail, will Alice listen to her head or her heart?
Alienated by David O Russell( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Rosa, California, junior high school students Gene and Vince try to become famous and popular by publishing a free tabloid about real aliens, but a clash over whether to print a certain story not only damages their friendship, it lands them in the middle of an intergalactic conflict, as well
I [heart] Huckabees : the shooting script by David O Russell( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An existential comedy: A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at night, wondering what it all
Spanking the monkey by David O Russell( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pre-med student looking forward to a prestigious internship is forced to put his dreams on hold when his father forces him to stay home and take care of his mother
The perfect storm by Sebastian Junger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail and crews attempting to rescue her struggle against a powerful North Atlantic storm
Flirting with disaster & Spanking the monkey by David O Russell( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wholphin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of live and animated short films and documentaries
Soldiers pay by William Faulkner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Focusing on the brave men and women in combat, the protesters, the politicians on both sides of the fence, and Iraqis who now live in America, Soldiers Pay is a powerful film that brings forth passionate, moving insights that can only come from the direct experience of war."--Container
The fighter( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bokser Micky Ward, afkomstig uit een achterstandswijk in Lowell, Massachusetts, traint onder leiding van zijn oudere broer Dicky voor het kampioenschap
Happiness therapy by David O Russell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La vie réserve parfois quelques surprises... Pat Solatano (Bradley Cooper) a tout perdu, sa maison, son travail et sa femme. Il se retrouve même dans l'obligation d'emménager chez ses parents. Malgré tout, Pat affiche un optimisme à toute épreuve et est déterminé à se reconstruire et renouer avec son ex-femme. Rapidement, il rencontre Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), une jolie jeune femme ayant eu un parcours mouvementé. Tiffany se propose d'aider Pat à reconquérir sa femme, à condition qu'il lui rende un service en retour. Un lien inattendu commence à se former entre eux et, ensemble, ils vont essayer de reprendre en main leurs vies respectives."
Joy by Annie Mumolo( Book )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divorced mother of three Joy Mangano creates the Miracle Mop, overcomes personal and professional obstacles to become a self-made millionaire with an empire built on products based on her many patents
I heart huckabees by David O Russell( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poet hires a pair of existentialist detectives to investigate the meaning of several coincidences which may hold the key to life
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.12 for Joy / ... to 0.93 for Happiness ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Anchorman : the legend of Ron BurgundyAlienatedI [heart] Huckabees : the shooting scriptFlirting with disaster & Spanking the monkeyWholphin
Alternative Names
David O. Russell americký režisér a scenárista

David O. Russell Amerikaans filmregisseur

David O. Russell amerikai filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró, producer

David O. Russell cinéaste américain

David O. Russell regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

David O. Russell US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

David Russell

Deivids Rasels

Greene, Stephen 1958-

O'Russell, David 1958-

Russel, David O. 1958-

Russell, David

Russell, David 1958-

Russell, David O.

Russell, David Owen.

Russell, David Owen 1958-

Ντέιβιντ Ο. Ράσελ

Девід Расселл

Дејвид О. Расел

Дэвид Оуэн Расселл

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דייוויד או. ראסל

ديفيد أو. راسل

ديفيد أو. راسيل

دیوید او. راسل فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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러셀, 데이비드 O. 1958-