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Foster, David 1929-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 144 publications in 2 languages and 9,082 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Science fiction films  Comedy films  War films  Zorro films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Software 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by David Foster
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,319 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 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; David Ladd Films (Firm) ; David Foster Productions (Firm) ; Cheyenne Enterprises (Firm) ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,266 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
McCabe & Mrs. Miller by Robert Altman ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,235 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 core by Aaron Eckhart ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,180 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 ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio "The Wolf" Perrini. Frustrated with the official investigation and haunted by the thought that the man responsible for murdering his family might never be brought to justice, Brewer takes matters into his own hands and tracks his quarry ultimately to Colombia
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc McCoy, a professional thief, is released from jail due to an arrangement between his wife and a local political boss. But getting out of jail creates bigger problems for McCoy, as the man who got him out wants McCoy to perform a bank heist, leading to treachery and double-crosses
The river wild by Curtis Hanson ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 447 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
The thing by John Carpenter ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 446 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
Short circuit 2 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny, the Robot, is out for some "urban input," but some street hoods, a greedy banker and a gang of crooks see his naivete as their high-tech ticket to easy street
The drowning pool ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 312 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
The getaway ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc McCoy, an imprisoned master thief, is paroled with the assistance of a corrupt politician in return for masterminding a multi-million dollar heist. Once free, McCoy and his wife find themselves in a hornet's nest of double crosses as they try to reach the Mexican border
Running scared by Peter Hyams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray and Danny are the wild men of the Windy City's police force whose unorthodox methods gets results in a tough town until they come up against Julio Gonzales, a smooth-talking drug dealer who is bucking to become Chicago's first Spanish Godfather
Short circuit by John Badham ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 82 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 mean season ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young journalist and his girlfriend become involved in the case of a serial killer in Miami. Their lives become threatened as his journalistic ambitions get them more deeply involved
Collateral damage Eraser ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 64 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 61 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 54 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
Gleaming the cube ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16-year-old Brian Kelly and his buddies are rebellious, and live only for their skills in skateboarding. When Brian's brother is found dead, Brian must mature quickly as he tries to prove his brother was murdered
John Carpenter, master of fear collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Village of the damned: After an unseen force invades a quiet coastal town, ten women mysteriously find themselves pregnant. A local physician and a government scientist join forces when the women simultaneously give birth ... and the reign of terror begins
News at eleven ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A well-respected anchorman clashes with his opportunistic news director over the public's right to know versus the inherent rights of the individual
 
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