WorldCat Identities

Clement, Dick

Works: 249 works in 576 publications in 8 languages and 10,180 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Juvenile works  Romance films  Children's films  Animated films  History  Caper films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Director, Conceptor, Producer, Librettist, Other, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dick Clement
Across the Universe by Julie Taymor( Visual )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jude is a dock worker from Liverpool who travels to the United States in the 1960s to find his estranged father. There, he falls in love with sheltered American teenager Lucy. When her brother, Max, is drafted to fight in the Vietnam War, they become involved in peace activism
Flushed away by David Bowers( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roddy is a decidedly upper-crust "society mouse" who lives the life of a pampered pet in a posh Kensington flat. When a sewer rat named Sid comes out of the sink, he desides he had hit the jackpot. Roddy schemes to rid himself of Sid by luring him into the "whirlpool." Sid may be an ignorant slob, but he's no fool, but it is Roddy who winds up being flushed away into the bustling sewer world of Ratropolis. There Roddy meets Rita, an enterprising scavenger who works the sewers in the Jammy Dodger, her faithful boat. Roddy immediately wants out, or rather, up. Trouble comes in the form of the villainous Toad -- who royally despises all rodents. The Toad dispatches his two hapless hench-rats, Spike and Whitey, to get the job done. When they fail, the Toad has no choice but to send to France for his cousin, Le Frog, the dreaded mercenary
The bank job( Visual )

32 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the true story of a heist gone wrong. In September 1971, thieves tunnelled into the vault of a bank in London's Baker Street and looted safe deposit boxes of cash and jewellery worth millions of pounds. Nobody was ever arrested. The story made headlines for a few days and then disappeared - the result of a UK government 'D' notice. This film reveals what was hidden in those boxes - a story in which the thieves were the most innocent people involved
The Commitments by Alan Parker( Visual )

64 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young rebel soul band from the Dublin ghetto, and their struggle to make it in the music business
Goal! : the dream begins by Kan nong( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ten-year-old Santiago Munez crossed the Mexican border into America, he had two things with him - his football and a ragged picture of the FIFA World Cup. This rags-to-riches story of trial and tribulation, love and loss, tragedy and triumph is the most realistic football movie ever made
Spies of Warsaw( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland, Paris and Berlin in the years leading up to the Second World War. At the French embassy in Warsaw, Colonel Jean-Francois Mercier, is drawn into a world of abduction, betrayal and intrigue in the diplomatic salons and back alleys of the city. At the same time, he is involved in a passionate love affair with a Parisian woman of Polish heritage. Risking his life, Mercier works in the shadows amid a remarkable cast of characters, some known to him as spies, some never to be revealed
Archangel by Daniel Craig( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British historian, finished with a conference in Moscow on the newly opened Soviet archives, is preparing to leave Russia for good, but a surprise visit from a former Soviet officer suddenly changes his mind. The officer reveals a deadly secret, one which promises to uncover Russia's most closely guarded conspiracy
Still crazy( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and French and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the hilarious exploits of '70s rock phenomenon Strange Fruit as they reunite 20 years after a nasty break-up and attempt to recapture their fame
Killing Bono by Nick Hamm( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely recreates the story of young Irish rocker McCormick and his younger brother, Ivan, who attempt to become rock stars but can only look on as their secondary school friends form U2 and become the biggest band in Ireland
Vice versa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa
Lovejoy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loveable rogue is back in season two as the antique dealer with a heart of gold
Excess baggage by Marco Brambilla( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crash course in kidnappings, car thefts and other rituals of dating, this offbeat adventure is about a poor little rich girl and the car thief who steals her heart. Desperate for attention, Emily Hope stages her own kidnapping. But before Emily can enjoy a happy reunion with her father, her car gets stolen -- with Emily still inside
Water by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baxter Thwaites is the Governor of the sleepy British island colony of Cascara. But when American oil drillers accidentally strike a gusher of ultra-delicious mineral water, the forgotten colony becomes global hotbed of political and economic chaos
The best of . . . what's left of . . . Not only . . . but also . . . starring Peter Cook and Dudley Moore( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Cook and Dudley Moore were a major part of the comedy era of the '60s and '70s. Half of the charm of the show is the pair's ad-libs and the laughter they tried to hold back. Six episodes have been compiled from what remains in the BBC Archive
Porridge : the inside story by Richard Webber( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porridge : the scripts by Dick Clement( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thick as thieves( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George retuns home after a three-year jail sentence to find his wife, Annie, in bed with Stanley, his old partner in crime. Annie is happy to see George, but not eager to kick Stan out. The three live warily together, while the men continue their inept criminal capers, all the while trying to vie for the affection of the woman who obviously loves them both
Whatever happened to the likely lads? by Richard Webber( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television comedy scripts : five television plays( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porridge( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes of cynicism, self preservation and bare-faced cheek as Fletcher takes on the Slade prison system
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Flushed away
Alternative Names
Clement, Richard.

Clement, Richard 1937-

Dick Clement britischer Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

Dick Clement Brits filmregisseur

Dick Clement cinéaste

Dick Clement sceneggiatore e regista inglese

Дик Клемент Кинорежиссёр

Դիք Քլեմենթ

דיק קלמנט

دیک کلمنت فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان بریتانیایی


Flushed awayGoal! : the dream beginsExcess baggageThe best of . . . what's left of . . . Not only . . .  but also . . . starring Peter Cook and Dudley MoorePorridge : the inside storyPorridge : the scripts