Most widely held works about Dave Grusin
Most widely held works by Dave Grusin
The graduate ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
A recent college graduate from an affluent family is seduced by the wife of his father's business partner, then subsequently falls in love with her daughter.
The graduate ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
A recent college graduate from an affluent family comes of age and finds himself by being led into an affair with the wife and the daughter of his father's business partner.
On Golden Pond ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Shows the conflicts between three generations as the Thayers, a crotchety old professor and his wife, spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's child, while daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging.
The goonies ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 902 libraries worldwide
A band of misfit kids searches for buried treasure in a subterranean cavern. Here they cross the path of Mama Fratelli and her outlaw brood. The kids befriend Fratelli's hideously deformed (but soft-hearted) son, who comes to their rescue.
3 days of the Condor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and German and held by 774 libraries worldwide
A CIA agent who is on the run from a mass slaughter in his research office suddenly finds himself the target of both his employers and the unknown killers of his associates.
Hope floats ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
After a very sloppy and painful divorce, a woman who comes back to her home town in Smithville, Texas with her daughter, has to deal with the people in her town.
The Milagro beanfield war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and French and held by 603 libraries worldwide
A small New Mexican village threatened by development and how a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit.
James Taylor at Christmas by James Taylor ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 599 libraries worldwide
And justice for all ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and French and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A young lawyer battles not only one-on-one injustice in the courts, but the whole system as well.
Two worlds by Lee Ritenour ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 540 libraries worldwide
Heaven can wait ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions.
The heart is a lonely hunter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
When deaf-mute John Singer moves to a sleepy Southern town to be near his hospitalized friend, a brain-damaged man-child, Singer's silent kindness draws to him others broken in body and spirit.
The friends of Eddie Coyle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
World-weary and living hand to mouth, small-time gunrunner Eddie 'Fingers' Coyle (Mitchum) works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld. But when he finds himself facing a second stretch of hard time, he's forced to weigh loyalty to his criminal colleagues against snitching to stay free.
Selena ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and French and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Grammy Award-winning South Texas singer Selena, whose life tragically ended just as she was taking Tejano music into mainstream America.
At home with friends by Joshua Bell ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Inspired by Bell's longtime practice of holding musical soirees at his New York residence, eclectic gatherings of musicians, actors, comics, literary figures, and others who convene for the sheer joy of sharing their art in an informal setting.
A dry white season ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Teacher Ben du Toit sees himself as a caring and just person. When his gardener's son is beaten up by police at a demonstration by black children, he sees that society is built on a foundation of prejudice.
Dinner with friends ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Four close friends, two great couples, married for years, they planned on eating, drinking and parenting their way into old age. But at a dinner party, one friend shows up without their spouse, bearing the news that will test their friendship and their marriages. When a close friend leaves his wife for another woman, whose side do you take?
The Gershwin connection by George Gershwin ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 333 libraries worldwide
"Gershwin classics by Dave Grusin and friends"--Booklet.
The front ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing.
The graduate by Paul Simon ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Action and adventure films Adultery Aging Children Christmas music College graduates Comedy films Criminals Deaf Divorce Drama Entertainers Espionage Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Friendship Intergenerational relations Jazz Jazz vocals Judicial corruption Judicial ethics Juvenile works Lawyers Man-woman relationships McCullers, Carson,--1917-1967 Melodrama Mothers and daughters Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Murder New Mexico Older people Popular music Romance films Southern States Texas--Smithville Thrillers (Motion pictures) Treasure troves Trials (Rape) United States United States.--Central Intelligence Agency Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Webb, Charles Richard,--1939- Youth--Conduct of life
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