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Schepisi, Fred

Works: 109 works in 593 publications in 9 languages and 10,432 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Spy films  Sports films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Other, Actor, Scenarist, Creator, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Fred Schepisi
Roxanne by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

49 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of romantic misadventure. C.D. Bales has an astonishingly long nose. He harbors a secret love for a beautiful astronomy student who is attracted to another man
Empire Falls by Ed Harris( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,158 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
Words and pictures( Visual )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,147 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
Six degrees of separation by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

43 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,122 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
It runs in the family by Jesse Wigutow( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 985 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 )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 951 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
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

62 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 635 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
Mr. Baseball( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrogant and aging major league baseball player attempts to revive his career by signing to play in Japan
Hors de prix Priceless by Pierre Salvadori( Visual )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 558 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 Robert Young( Visual )

46 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ruthless media mogul Rod McCain acquires England's Marwood Zoo, he determines to turn the quaint little zoo into a money making proposition, sending his sexy marketing executive and his lecherous son to do the dirty work. However the straitlaced director Rollo has already decided the way to make money is to have only fierce creatures. Things take a wild and woolly turn as the outraged zoo keepers, led by insect expert "Bugsy" Malone, launch a riotous revolt to save their furry friends
Iceman by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 267 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 Fred Scepisi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 241 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
A cry in the dark by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatisation of the events leading up to, surrounding and following the trial of Lindy and Michael Chamberlain for the murder of their daughter, whom they claimed was taken by a dingo at Ayres Rock
Barbarosa by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 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 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953 a young man faces strict religious discipline and self-denial in an Australian seminary, where the adult instructors also face intense personal questions about their chosen vocation. A study of life in a religious school for teenage boys and its effects on their lives, morals, and mental states
The Eye of the storm by Billy Joel( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 70 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
Movie marathon comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 52 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
Cheatin' hearts ; South of heaven, west of hell ; Barbarosa ; A Texas funeral : 4-film pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South of heaven, west of hell: The marshal of a desolate Arizona town is threatened by a family of outlaws--his family
The prince & me Sabrina ; I.Q.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince & me: Paige is a college student at a university in Wisconsin where she hopes to attend medical school. One day, Paige meets a new student on campus, Eddie, who is obviously attracted to her. Paige and Eddie strike up a friendship which slowly turns into romance. Paige learns that Eddie is actually Prince Edward, heir to the throne of Denmark, who has come to Wisconsin to chase girls and enjoy himself away from the eye of the European press. Now Paige must decide if she wants to give up her dreams and ambitions, even if she gets her prince in return
Right - said Fred Fred Schepisi -film director( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracking Schepisi from his beginnings as an advertising man, this documentary follows his work right up to his latest film, Six degrees of separation. Illustrated with extracts from his movies, and contains lengthy sequences from in-depth interviews recorded over the years. Also includes scences of Fred at work in the cutting room & at a sound mix; and interviews with such work colleagues as Donald Sutherland & Meryl Streep
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Empire Falls
Alternative Names
Fred Schepisi australischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Fred Schepisi filmregisseur uit Australië

Fred Schepisi regista e sceneggiatore australiano

Schepisi, Frederic Alan.

Schepisi, Frederici Alan 1939-

Schepisi, Fredrici Alan

Скеписи, Фред

Фред Скеписи американский кинорежиссёр

فرد شپیسی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان استرالیایی

쉐피시, 프레드 1939-



Empire FallsI.Q.The Russia houseMr. BaseballHors de prix PricelessFierce creaturesIceman