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Schepisi, Fred

Works: 135 works in 584 publications in 8 languages and 10,793 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Spy films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Autobiographical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Scenarist, Actor, Restager , Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Fred Schepisi
Roxanne by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

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

C.D. Bales, a fireman with an astonishingly long nose, harbors a secret love for Roxanne, 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 1,162 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 )

36 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,106 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 )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,043 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
It runs in the family by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Lawyer Alex Gromberg (Michael Douglas) is blessed with a beautiful wife, two healthy children and vivacious parents. Sounds like the perfect family, right? Wrong! As the Grombergs drift apart with a host of modern-day dilemmas, alex finally accepts his life's most important mission: to pull his family back together!
Mr. Baseball( Visual )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 624 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 )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 578 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 )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 569 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 )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 544 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 462 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 )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and French and held by 264 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 devil's playground by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 179 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
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 137 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
Movie marathon : comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 54 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 44 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
Right said Fred( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 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 scenes of Fred at work in the cutting room and at the sound mix; and interviews with such work colleagues as Donald Sutherland and Meryl Streep
Inside the Russia house( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 0 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
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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-



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