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Dreyfuss, Richard

Overview
Works: 625 works in 2,133 publications in 8 languages and 60,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Animated films  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Producer, Singer, Other, vac, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Dreyfuss
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

135 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 5,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
American graffiti by George Lucas( Visual )

123 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four teenagers come of age on their last summer night before college in 1962
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

114 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Neary witnesses the arrival of flying saucers from an alien world. This begins a series of events culminating in the ultimate encounter when human and alien make peaceful contact aboard the Mothership
Stand by Me by Rob Reiner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film about friendship and the indelible experiences of growing up takes place in a small Oregon town as four boys set out on a two-day search for a missing teenager's body, a search that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
W. by Oliver Stone( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intense sequences of action, violence and brief strong language
What About Bob? by Frank Oz( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable man who fears everything, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor goes to his lakeside retreat for a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows him. He becomes a houseguest who just won't leave, endearing himself to the other family members and driving his stressed-out shrink absolutely crazy
Poseidon by Paul Gallico( Visual )

36 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard( Visual )

61 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the viewpoint of two of the work's supporting, but certainly more outrageous, characters. In this ... version ... the Shakespearean equivalents of Laural and Hardy get a chance to take the lead role in a ... setting where illusion and reality overlap"--Container
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure
My life in ruins( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia is a recently laid-off, though anything but laid-back, history professor turned travel guide to a motley crew of hilariously crass tourists. Georgia is fed up and ready to give up, until her new confidant Irv opens her eyes and heart to a simple fact: There's no finer way for a woman to find her kefi (a.k.a. mojo) than to lose herself in the arms of the 'Greek god' who's been hiding right under her nose. Bonus features included
The Goodbye girl by Herbert Ross( Visual )

29 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman's ex-husband sublets her apartment right out from under her and she refuses to move, the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship
The crucible by Arthur Miller( Recording )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a wave of anti-communist investigations swept across American society during the 1950s, Miller exposed the horror of such witch-hunts by retelling the story of the infamous Salem witch trials in Massachusetts in 1692
Always by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary pilot with a passion for daredevil fighting sacrifices himself to save his best friend and then help his lover move on with her life
Paranoia by Liam Hemsworth( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fired from his telecom job, Adam Cassidy is forced by company CEO Nicolas Wyatt to infiltrate Wyatt's longtime rival's company to steal trade secrets. Soon, Adam realizes that he's caught between two ruthless players who will stop at nothing to win. But, desperate to win over an Ivy League beauty and help his blue-collar father, Adam risks everything in a dangerous race against time
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigator uncovers corruption beneath the TV's hottest quiz show's glittering facade. The scandal implicates both the wildly popular champion and the disgruntled ex-champ
Tin man( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and French and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale, a.k.a. DG, is all grown up and bored. She mopes around working as a waitress and goes to school part time. Before she knows it, she's back in OZ and on the run from the evil sorceress Azkadellia, her storm troopers and clumsy bats. Along the way she falls in with some strange characters including the brainless Glitches; Raw, a cowardly and psychic lion-man hybrid; and, Wyatt Cain, a cowboy cop from Central City called a 'tin man' because of his tin badge
Stakeout by John Badham( Visual )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos and calamity prevail as two hard-charging Seattle detectives go undercover with an inexperienced assistant D.A. to spy on neighbors suspected of hiding an escaped Mafia witness on the run from the Feds and a mob hit man
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
 
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Alternative Names
Dreyfuss, Richard Stephen 1947-

Ričard Drajfus

Richard Dreyfuss acteur américain

Richard Dreyfuss aktor amerykański

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Richard Dreyfuss Amerikaanse akteur

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Richard Dreyfuss US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Richard Dreyfuss yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

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Ричард Драйфус

Ричард Драјфус

Ричард Дрейфус

Ричард Дрейфусс

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ריצ'רד דרייפוס

ريتشارد درايفس

ريتشارد درايفوس

ريتشارد درايفوس ممثل أمريكي

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Close encounters of the third kindStand by MeMr. Holland's OpusWhat About Bob?PoseidonJames and the giant peachThe crucibleAlways