WorldCat Identities

Moffat, Donald 1930-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 298 publications in 4 languages and 13,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Horror films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald Moffat
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA deputy intelligence director, Jack Ryan, finds recovering laundered drug money from the Colombian cartel isn't as dangerous as the power games in the nation's capitol
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton-- the seven men chosen for the Mercury Project manned space flight program in the U.S
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
61*( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle strive to be the first to break Babe Ruth's home run record
Popeye by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the long-running comic strip created by E.C. Segar (and less on the animated cartoons created by Max Fleischer, which were decidedly different in tone and approach), Popeye follows the sailor man with the mighty arms (played by Robin Williams in his first major film role) as he arrives in the seaside community of Sweethaven in search of his long-lost father. Popeye meets and quickly falls for the slender Olive Oyl (Shelley Duvall, in the role she was born to play), but Olive's hand has already been promised to the hulking Bluto (Paul Smith), of whom Olive can say little except, well, he's large. Eventually, Popeye and Olive are brought together by Swee' Pea (Wesley Ivan Hurt), an adorable foundling, and Popeye finally meets his dad, Poopdeck Pappy (Ray Walston). Director Robert Altman in no way tempered his trademark style for this big-budget family opus, crowding the screen with a variety of characters and allowing his cast to overlap as much dialogue as they want
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Turner (Ford) is a successful New York lawyer, but suffers a brain injury and has to start his life all over again
Tartuffe by Molière( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moliere's timeless comedy, starring the incomparable Donald Moffat portraying the scoundrel Tartuffe, who manipulates his way into the confidence and affection of Orgon, an affluent bourgeois concerned with his own salvation, and whose wife and daughter Tartuffe attempts to seduce
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Czechoslovakia in the 1960's, the story revolves around a young doctor who has a way with women and an aversion to politics. He suddenly finds himself caught up in his country's political turmoil and in a crisis of commitment with the women in his life
Class action by Michael Apted( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lawyers, father and daughter, face off against each other in a multimillion dollar lawsuit. The case concerns a potentially defective auto design that could involve corporate corruption and violations of legal ethics
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city by Armistead Maupin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s, the carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection
The Bourne identity by Doug Liman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who has lost his memory searches to find out who he is and what he has done. All he knows is that somebody wants him dead
Rachel, Rachel by Paul Newman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel Cameron is a 35-year old school teacher living in New England. Her life is small and safe. She has no man in her life and lives with her mother. She wants to do anything to keep from slipping into spinsterhood. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she has to make decisions about her life and where she wants it to go
A touch of the poet by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in a shabby tavern outside Boston in 1828, the play centers on Cornelius Melody, a proud Irishman who clings to memories of European genitility ... explores its characters' conflicts with reality and illusion, as well as their joys and sorrows in love"--Container
The Best of Times by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award winner Robin Williams stars with Kurt Russell in this story of a man so haunted by a high school football loss that he gets both teams together for a rematch! The match electrifies their small town and fills it with new life. A hilarious sports comedy!
Housesitter by Melissa Levin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after an architect's girlfriend turns down his marriage proposal, he encounters a woman who decides on her own to move into his empty dream house and pass herself off as his new wife--with hilarious and romantic consequences
Cookie's fortune by Robert Altman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the small southern town of Holly Springs, Jewel Mae, known as Cookie, has died mysteriously. Who is the murderer? Where is the murderer? Has there even been a murder? A small town comedy rich in hidden secrets and buried scandals
The APA rehearses( Visual )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program the Association of Producing Artists (APA), a renowned repertory company founded by Ellis Rabb in the 1960s, is seen at work rehearsing and discussing the scenes from Henrik Ibsen's classic play "The Wild Duck."
Earthquake by Charlton Heston( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will the earth send us a warning signal before the next 'big one' strikes? Predicting earthquakes is risky business, but Earthquake shows how today's advanced technology helps geologists interpret nature's rumblings
Music box by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this intense courtroom thriller, Chicago attorney Ann Talbot (Jessica Lange) agrees to defend her Hungarian immigrant father Mike Laszlo (Armin Mueller-Stahl) against accusations of heinous war crimes committed 50 years earlier. As the trial unfolds, Ann probes for evidence that will not only establish his innocence but also lay to rest her own agonizing doubts about his past. When ... the trial moves to her father's homeland ... crucial testimony plus Ann's personal investigation lead to astonishing results."--Container
The evening star by Robert Harling( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The generations grow, but life still spins around Aurora like a cyclone: her rebellious granddaughter wants to run off with Mr. Wrong; a snooty rival has come up with new ways to meddle in Aurora's life; her longtime spinster housekeeper is ready to ditch domestic work for the domestic bliss of matrimony; her great-grandson is like a poison pill; and her shrink is more than eager to cross the line separating client relationships and romantic entanglement
 
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Clear and present danger
Alternative Names
Donald Moffat acteur britannique

Donald Moffat Amerikaans acteur

Donald Moffat amerikansk skådespelare

Donald Moffat amerikansk skodespelar

Donald Moffat amerikansk skuespiller

Donald Moffat attore inglese

Donald Moffat pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Donald Moffat US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Moffatt, Albert John

Доналд Мофат

Дональд Моффет

دونالد موفات بازیگر آمریکایی

ドナルド・モファット

唐納德·莫法特

Languages
English (171)

German (5)

French (3)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The right stuffThe thingRegarding HenryThe unbearable lightness of beingRachel, RachelHousesitter