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Grusin, Dave

Works: 887 works in 2,479 publications in 9 languages and 37,822 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Romance films  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Compiler, Conductor, Producer, Musician, Other, Singer, Narrator, Editor, per
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dave Grusin
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

58 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,522 WorldCat member 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
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norman Thayer, a prickly retired professor visits his Maine summer home with his loving wife Ethel. Soon after they are joined by their daughter Chelsea, her fiancée Bill, and his son Billy. The cantankerous Norman's unlikely bond with young Billy provides the framework for an emotional summer in which the Thayers' strained familial relationships are finally allowed to heal and take wing
Selena( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life & work of the Grammy award-winning Texas Latina singer who had begun to popularize Tejano music when she was shot and killed
The goonies by Richard Donner( Visual )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member 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
Tootsie by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

57 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about an out of work actor who makes himself up as a woman to get a job
The Firm by John Grisham( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lawyer takes a dream job only to find out he is working for the mob and that the Feds want to use him to destroy the firm
Three days of the Condor by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and German and held by 963 WorldCat member 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
Recount by corners Four( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores one of the most dramatic and controversial events in recent U.S. election history, which shook a nation's faith in the ability to stage a fair and open election
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Redford directs this absolutely delightful comedy of everyday people caught up in extraordinary circumstances. When a Chicano handyman from the Milagro Valley decides to irrigate his small beanfield by "borrowing" some water from a large and potentially destructive site, he unknowingly sets off a chain reaction that erupts into a humorous culture clash. The developers then try to stamp out the modest plantings, forcing the handyman's friends to team up with the spirited "rebel" to protect and preserve their way of life
The heart is a lonely hunter by Robert Ellis Miller( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member 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
James Taylor at Christmas by James Taylor( Recording )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Christmas recording in his illustrious career. Features classics like Winter Wonderland; Jingle Bells; and Deck The Halls. One of the highlights is his rendition of Joni Mitchell's The River
... And justice for all by Norman Jewison( Visual )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lawyer begins to wonder where the justice has gone in the legal system when he is pressured to defend a judge who is guilty of raping and battering a young girl
Heaven Can Wait by Warren Beatty( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 680 WorldCat member 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. Loose remake of Here Comes Mr. Jordan
Hope floats by Sandra Bullock( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humiliated on national television when her best friend and her husband admit they are in love and having an affair, Birdee Pruitt moves back to her mother's home in Texas. Returning home, however, is not easy. Her young daughter misses her father and she finds that having been the most popular girl in high school - cheerleader, married the high school quarterback - left a bitter feeling among many of her contemporaries. There is one man, however, who still has feelings for her after all of these years, but can Birdee put her recent past behind her and start a new life?
The friends of Eddie Coyle by Peter Yates( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-weary and living hand to mouth, Coyle works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld just to make ends meet. 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
The front by Martin Ritt( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member 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
Dinner with friends( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gabe and Karen. Beth and Tom. Four close friends, two great couples, married for 12 years, they planned on eating, drinking and parenting their way into old age together. But when Gabe and Karen host a dinner to try out some new recipes on their best friends, only one arrives bearing news that will test their friendship and even their marriages. When a close friend leaves his wife for another woman, whose side do you take?"--Container
The graduate by Paul Simon( Recording )

42 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two worlds by Lee Ritenour( Recording )

13 editions published in 2000 in 6 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Columbo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Columbo, a disheveled, cigar-chomping, trench coat-wearing police lieutenant, who appears to be an incompetent bumbler. Despite his appearance, Columbo is the shrewdest, most resourceful detective in the LAPD
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Dave Grusin americký hudební skladatel

Dave Grusin Amerikaans componist

Dave Grusin amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej, jazzman

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Dave Grusin compositor estadounidense

Dave Grusin compositor estatunidenc

Dave Grusin compositore e pianista statunitense

Dave Grusin US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist und Jazzmusiker

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