WorldCat Identities

Foster, David 1929-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 292 publications in 8 languages and 11,573 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Swashbuckler films  Comedy films  Horror films  Film adaptations  War films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Foster
 
Most widely held works by David Foster
McCabe & Mrs. Miller by Robert Altman( Visual )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charismatic but dumb John McCabe arrives in a turn-of-the-century Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Shrewd Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after construction begins. She offers to help McCabe run his business and the whorehouse thrives. McCabe and Mrs. Miller draw closer, despite their conflicting intelligences and philosophies. Soon, however, the mining deposits in the town attract the attention of a major corporation, which wants to buy out McCabe along with the rest. His decision has major repercussions for him, Mrs. Miller, and the town
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero
Hart's war by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honor, courage, and sacrifice are revealed in unexpected ways as a ranking U.S. prisoner in a Nazi POW camp is joined in December 1944 by a law-student lieutenant who'd been captured despite his father's powerful military connections. When a black pilot from the famous Tuskeegee airmen is falsely accused of murdering a fellow prisoner, Lt. Hart tries his case and discovers the real motivation behind the ranking officer's kangaroo court
The core by Aaron Eckhart( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
Collateral damage by Dai wei si( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Officials investigating a terrorist bombing warn Gordy Brewer not to get involved, but events have already involved him in the most horrible way. His wife and child are among the victims claimed by the blast
House M.D( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"House pushes new boundaries in medicine while dealing with emotional chaos as personal and professional boundaries blur"--Box cover
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
The river wild by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a suburban mom and former white-water rafting guide and her son are on a raft trip, they are abducted by wanted killers and forced to take the most dangerous stretch of river to elude the cops
Short circuit by Brent Maddock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bolt of lightning zaps an experimental military robot and brings it to life, it escapes and finds companionship and danger
The drowning pool by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Newman returns as the quick-witted detective he first played nine years before in Harper, who's in deep this time. Hired by an old flame to unravel a seemingly routine blackmail case, he's so far down he may never come up for air
Running scared by Peter Hyams( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer that nearly killed them in the past
The mean season by Phillip Borsos( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young journalist and his girlfriend become involved in the case of a serial killer in Miami
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper
Collateral damage ; Eraser( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eraser: A U.S. Marshal must protect an executive who's uncovered a deal to put a new superweapon in the wrong hands
Sapphire and Steel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of interdimensional detectives sent to Earth to monitor threats to the timestream in this convention-defying, suspenseful precursor to The X-Files
The legacy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple, on vacation in England, are taken to an estate for tea. To their surprise, other guests have been invited as well. Their skepticism turns to terror and horror when the guests start dying in odd and violent fashions
John Carpenter, master of fear collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince of darkness: A group of graduate students and scientists uncover an ancient canister and inadvertently unleash a strange liquid. As the substance begins to turn their co-workers into zombies, the remaining members realize they have released Satan himself
Caveman by Ringo Starr( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atouk, the caveman leader of a rag-tag group considered inferior by a larger group of cavemen, Atouk has his work cut out of him when he sets his sights on the beautiful Lana. Trouble is Lana belongs to Tonda the leader of the 'superior' cavemen
Mass appeal by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Should a priest tell his congregation what they want to hear or tell them the truth? Generation gap between a popular parish priest and a radical young seminarian
 
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