WorldCat Identities

Shire, David

Overview
Works: 481 works in 1,115 publications in 6 languages and 19,628 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Journalism films  Conspiracy films  Crime films  Fiction  Motion picture music  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Composer, Author, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Musician, Performer, Conductor, Arranger, Adapter, Other, Director, Singer, Commentator, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All the president's men by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

37 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the investigation of the Watergate break-in by two Washington Post reporters that drove a U.S. president from office
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story
The conversation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A provoking mystery-suspense drama explores the morality of privacy in the story of Harry Caul, a surveillance expert, who conducts a routine surveillance job only to later find himself suspicious that he has become an unwitting player in a murder scheme
The conversation by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

33 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A routine wiretapping job turns into a nightmare when Harry, a surveillance man, hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. His investigation of the tape and how it might be used sends Harry spiraling into a web of secrecy, murder, and paranoia
Return to Oz by Walter Murch( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy, back in Kansas, can't stop thinking about Oz. She believes that her friends have sent her a key. Auntie Em, worried for Dorothy's health, takes her to a famous doctor who works miracles with electricity. Dorothy escapes from the mental hospital. When she awakes, she and a chicken named Billina find themselves in Oz. Dorothy tries to find her old friends in the Emerald City, but learns that they have all been transformed by the Nome King. And the evil witch Mombie wants Dorothy's head. It's up to Dorothy, Billina, and their new friends, Tik-Tok, Jack Pumpkinhead, and a Gump-thing to defeat Mombie and the Nome King and restore the rightful ruler of Oz to her throne
Beyond a reasonable doubt by Peter Hyams( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Hunter is a high profile laywer who has an impeccable record putting criminals behind bars and is a shoo-in for governor in the upcoming election. But when ambitious rookie journalist C.J. Nicholas begins investigating Hunter for tampering with evidence to secure his convictions, the district attorney's perfect record is up for scrutiny. Commencing a risky game of cat and mouse with Hunter, C.J. frames himself as a murder suspect to the the corrupt D.A. in the act
The taking of Pelham One Two Three by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of armed men hijack a New York City subway train and threaten to kill one hostage per minute unless their demands are met
Saturday night fever : the original movie soundtrack by Bee Gees( Recording )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 CDs include the original album and 4 new remixes
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious new breed of killer is stalking the west Texas plains. And only an old fashioned kind of lawman can stop him. That man is legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call (James Garner). The adventure begins with Call hard on the trail of murderous young train robber Joey Garza (Alexis Cruz). Joined by his sidekick Pea Eye (Sam Shepard), Call will wage the fight of his life as he battles to bring his quarry to justice -- and bring himself out of the wilderness alive
The women of Brewster Place by Joyce Baucom( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poverty-stricken women in a run-down tenement find solace in each others' company and courage to struggle for a better life
Skylark( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob's farm is in trouble from a severe drought. Jacob and Sarah begin to wonder if Sarah can stay, and what will happen to Jacob if she and the children have to leave the farm
Love after love( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the death of their husband and father, a family struggles to cope with the loss and move on with their lives
Larry McMurtry's Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"James Garner stars as Woodrow F. Call, a wizened bounty hunter who has endured the death of his son and the financial failure of his Montana ranch. When a wealthy railroad president hires him to track down a young, cold-blooded bandit, Call travels south to seek out the fugitive and along the way encounters an array of old acquaintances, including his faithful ex-comrade."--Container
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garp is a man whose life unfolds from cradle to grave in counterpoint to the dizzy, violent, cruel and casually destructive rhythms of our anxious age. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, his mother Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women
Saturday night fever : original movie sound track( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... The ultimate disco epic ..."--Vibe
The Kiri selection by Kiri Te Kanawa( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saturday night fever : original movie soundtrack by Bee Gees( Recording )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 20 year anniversary album of the ultimate dance record of all time. The complete double album on one compact disc
The American side( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a mysterious suicide at Niagara Falls, a low-rent detective unravels a conspiracy to build a revolutionary invention by enigmatic scientist, Nikola Tesla
Serving in silence : the Margarethe Cammermeyer story by Margarethe Cammermeyer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama based on the court-martial of Colonel Margarethe Cammermeyer, dismissed from the Army Reserve as a homosexual
 
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All the president's men
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Streets of LaredoServing in silence : the Margarethe Cammermeyer story
Alternative Names
David Shire

David Shire americký písničkář

David Shire Amerikaans componist

David Shire compositeur américain

David Shire US-amerikanischer Komponist

Shire

Shire David

Shire, David, 1937-

Shire, David Lee.

Дэвид Шайр

דיוויד שייר

ديفيد شاير

دیوید شایر آهنگساز و ترانه‌سرا آمریکایی

デヴィッド・シャイア

大卫·希尔

大衛·李·希爾 來自美國的詞曲作者

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