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Schepisi, Fred

Works: 179 works in 717 publications in 10 languages and 12,004 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Spy films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Restager , Scenarist, Actor, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Fred Schepisi
Roxanne by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

45 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.D. Bales, a small town fire chief, has only one flaw--his long nose. He contends with nose jokes, bumbling firemen, and his secret love for a beautiful astronomy student, Roxanne, who is attracted to another man
Empire Falls by Ed Harris( Visual )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful portrait of blue-collar America that gives tribute to the inherent decency and good humor that sustains working-class people in everyday life
Six degrees of separation by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

37 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Manhattan art dealers take a young man into their home believing him to be a friend of their children and Sidney Poitier's son, he leaves them with a lasting impression
Words and pictures( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prep school teacher Jack Marcus meets his match in Dina Delsanto, an abstract painter and new teacher on campus. He challenges her to a war between words and pictures, and in the process, sparks an unlikely romance
A cry in the dark by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lindy lives the nightmare of seeing a wild dog carry off her infant, then endures a travesty of a trial by the courts and media
It runs in the family by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex is trying to deal with a midlife crisis, while feeling caught in the middle of his familial obligations. While successful, Alex sometimes feels as if he's under the shadow of his father, Mitchell, a successful attorney. Mitchell has recently survived a stroke, and Alex and Mitchell want to mend their relationship while there's still time
I.Q.( Visual )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the world knows about Einstein the scientific genius. But what about Einstein the matchmaker? I.Q. puts this fanciful notion to the test and comes up with winning results in this fun, warm-hearted romantic comedy
Mr. Baseball( Visual )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrogant and aging major league baseball player attempts to revive his career by signing to play in Japan
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer both deliver exceptional performances as two people - he from England, she from Russia - caught up in a world of spies and politics, whose love could prove fatal to them both. When Katya, a beautiful Russian book editor attempts to send British publisher Barley Blair a manuscript written by "DANTE", a noted Soviet scientist, she unwittingly involves him in a world of international espionage. Having met Blair at a dinner party, Dante trusts him to publish the manuscript, which contains information that could alter the balance of world power. But before the manuscript reaches Blair it is intercepted by the West's spy-masters, who then send Blair to Russia to gain more information on the mysterious manuscript. But when Blair falls in love with Katya, he must decide whose side he is really on
Last orders by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of four men, covering nearly a half-century of these South London buddies lives, from thier adopted pub to Margate Pier. Through a series of flashbacks, they take you on a journey of a lifetime. Along with them are the ashes of Jack, their larger-than-life friend, whose deathbed request sends them on their way
Plenty by David Hare( Visual )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Traherne returns to her home in post-war Britain haunted by her experiences as a resistance fighter in occupied France
Fierce creatures by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ruthless media mogul Rod McCain acquires England's Marwood Zoo, he sends his sexy marketing executive and his lecherous son to whip the place into shape, but they discover Marwood's straitlaced director has already implemented his own harebrained scheme to boost attendance: from now on the zoo will do away with cute, cuddly animals and display only "fierce creatures."
Iceman by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and French and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of Arctic researchers find a 40,000 year old man frozen in ice and bring him back to life. Anthropologist Stanley Shephard wants to befriend the Iceman and learn about man's past. Dr. Diane Brady and her surgical team want to discover the secret that will allow man to live in a frozen state. When the Iceman becomes part of their lives, the results are both moving and emotionally shattering
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith by Thomas Keneally( Visual )

43 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the life of a half caste torn between his Aboriginal roots and his desire to be part of white society. When he becomes an object of loathing and ridicule, he and his full blood Aborigine brother embark upon an odyssey of murdering whites before he is captured, tried, and executed
Barbarosa by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A runaway farm boy takes up with an aging outlaw who is involved in a blood feud with his in-laws
The devil's playground by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A powerful drama relating the intimate aspects of teenage boys and their priest/educators behind the walls of a religious institution where rigid discipline backfires, natural feelings are deemed unnatural acts, and human lives are controlled in the name of good intentions"--Page 4 of cover
Words and pictures( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om zijn baan te behouden daagt een leraar Engels de nieuwe kunstlerares van de school uit voor een 'gevecht' tussen woorden en beelden. Welke van de twee het belangrijkste is, beslissen de leerlingen in een competitie
The eye of the storm by Patrick White( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Sydney suburb, two nurses, a housekeeper and a solicitor attend to Elizabeth Hunter as her expatriate son and daughter convene at her deathbed. In dying, as in living, Mrs. Hunter remains a disruptive force on those around her
Omnibus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film crews are shown moving freely in post-glasnost Moscow to record scenes for the movie version of John Le Carre's novel The Russia house. Those working on the film, along with some Russian people, comment on Le Carre's work and how perestroika has affected Russia
Movie marathon : comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splitting heirs: Two babies are accidentally switched; one grows up in a poor Pakistani household, while the other is raised as the heir to a dukedom
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Empire Falls
Alternative Names
Fred Schepisi australischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Fred Schepisi director de cine australiano

Fred Schepisi director de cinema australià

Fred Schepisi filmregisseur uit Australië

Fred Schepisi regista e sceneggiatore australiano

Schepisi, Fred, 1939-

Schepisi, Frederic Alan.

Schepisi, Frederici Alan 1939-

Schepisi, Fredrici Alan

Фред Скеписи американский кинорежиссёр

פרד שפיסי

فرد شپیسی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان استرالیایی

쉐피시, 프레드 1939-



Empire FallsI.Q.Mr. BaseballThe Russia housePlentyFierce creaturesIceman