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Grusin, Dave

Works: 957 works in 2,132 publications in 8 languages and 29,123 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Motion picture music  Interviews  Comedy films  Vocal music  Music 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Conductor, Producer, Singer, Narrator, Other, Compiler, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The graduate by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man graduates with honors, meets and has an affair with one of his parents' friends, and is urged to date her daughter with whom he falls in love
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member 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
Selena ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,357 WorldCat member 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
The goonies by Richard Donner ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,175 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 )
38 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but his demanding nature and stubborn temperament have antagonized every producer in New York. Now his agent insists no one will hire him. But Michael needs money - eight thousand dollars to be exact - and to earn it, he's willing to play the role of a lifetime"--Container
Three days of the Condor by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and German and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Turner is a CIA agent with the code name: Condor. When his entire office is massacred, Turner goes on the run from his enemies, not to mention his so-called allies. After reporting the murders to his superiors, the organization wants to bring Condor in, but somebody is trying to take him out. In his frantic hunt for answers, and in a desperate run for his life, Turner abducts photographer Kathy Hale and eventually seduces her into helping him. But with nowhere to turn and no one to trust, Turner realizes his most dangerous enemy may be closer than he ever feared. As he gets closer to the truth, he discovers there are some secrets people would kill to keep
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
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small New Mexican village threatened by development and how a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit
The heart is a lonely hunter by Robert Ellis Miller ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"John Singer, who is deaf ... moves from a small town in order to be close to his institutionalized friend Antonapoulos, who is deaf and mentally impaired. Singer rents a room with a family whose father, Mr. Kelly, is unable to earn a living due to a serious injury. His teen-aged daughter Mick is at first resentful of Singer's presence, but he ingratiates himself by introducing her to classical music (which he can "feel," if not hear). Singer likewise tries to brighten the lives of such unfortunates as alcoholic Blount, dying black doctor Copeland, and Copeland's poverty-stricken daughter."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
... And justice for all by Norman Jewison ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young lawyer battles not only one-on-one injustice, but the whole justice system itself
Hope floats by Sandra Bullock ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member 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
Heaven can wait by Warren Beatty ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 619 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
The front by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 546 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 545 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
Two worlds by Lee Ritenour ( Recording )
10 editions published in 2000 in 5 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The friends of Eddie Coyle by Peter Yates ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 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
At home with friends by Joshua Bell ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" inspired, moving musical affair."--Billboard
A dry white season by Euzhan Palcy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member 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
The Gershwin connection by George Gershwin ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Gershwin classics by Dave Grusin and friends"--Booklet
The graduate by Paul Simon ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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David Grusin
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