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Dysart, Richard

Overview
Works: 159 works in 401 publications in 2 languages and 12,205 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Western films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard Dysart
 
Most widely held works by Richard Dysart
Being there by Hal Ashby( Visual )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chance is a secluded gardener who has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television. After a run in with a limousine, he ends up a guest of Eve and her husband Ben. Ben is an influential, but sickly businessman. Now called Chauncey Gardner, Chance becomes friend and confidante to Ben, as well as an unlikely political insider
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by Ernest J Gaines( Visual )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of the long life of Miss Jane Pittman, who began her life as a slave in the South and who marched for her civil rights in the 20th century at the age of 110
Pale rider by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate mining boss Coy LaHood offers the independent pan miners a deal: get out or be carried out. The terrorized miners have little choice but to accept until a nameless stranger rides into their camp. The miners call him "Preacher." But to LaHood, he's an avenging Pale Rider and hell follows him
Mask by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and French and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Dennis suffers from a rare congenital disease. Despite extreme disfigurment and odds against his being alive at all, he is determined to lead a normal life. His mother and the motorcycle gang they associate with share his determination
Back to the future : the complete trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to the Future part III: Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in English and held by 710 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
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and French and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the winter of 1982 at a research station in Antarctica, a twelve man research team 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, the THING creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the seamy underside of Hollywood in the 1930's as seen by an impressionable young screenwriter from Yale
Batman, the animated series by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman, the famed superhero of darkness, steps "out of the shadows" to fight crime and help the innocent
The last days of Patton by Delbert Mann( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General George S. Patton finally goes too far by defending ex-Nazi government officials, and General Eisenhower removes Patton from his command. Patton is put in charge of writing a history of World War II. On the eve of his retirement, a traffic accident brings the onset of the general's last battle
The Hindenburg by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disaster of the Hindenburg is recorded in this fictionalized story dealing with the people on the flight as well as possible reason and causes for the disaster
California gold by John Jakes( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of James Macklin Chance, an indigent Pennsylvanian who ascends from poverty to affluence when he moves to San Francisco and makes a fortune after striking oil and becoming an orange grower
Hard rain by Mikael Salomon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The setting is the flood-ravaged, evacuated town of Huntingburg, where Tom, an armored car driver, is in deep danger. A gang of thieves figures the flood is their chance to heist the money Tom is transporting from local banks. But there's one thing the gun-carrying criminals didn't count on, Tom. Come hell or high water, he's determined to deliver the money entrusted to him. Before he does, he'll have to survive a relentless pursuit filled with close calls, floods, and uncertain loyalties
L.A. law( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First season of this award-winning television series, L.A. Law, portraying the battles inside and outside the courtroom of a prominent Los Angeles legal firm
Meteor by Ronald Neame( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction drama about a five-mile meteor on a collision course with the earth. A scientist is summoned to Washington by NASA and is informed that a huge meteor will smash into earth in six days. There is one slim chance to divert disaster, but it means cooperation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union, and neither side trusts the other
Day one( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Complex and moving story of the Manhattan Project ... Allied scientists wrestle with the challenge of creating the ultimate weapon ... [and] witness its grisly consequences"--Container
Back to the future part III by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third installment in the Back to the Future trilogy, which immediately proceeds from the 1989 film Back to the Future Part II, this1990 science fiction western comedy follows the continuing time travel adventures of Marty McFly as he travels back into the past to rescue Doc Brown who is stranded in 1885 and in danger of meeting an untimely end at the hands of Biff Tannen's great-grandfather Buford
Peter Bogdanovich's mask( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Dennis is a disfigured teenager whose face resembles a bizarre mask. With the help of his mother's uncompromising love and fierce determination, Rocky overcomes pain, loneliness and prejudice to emerge as an outstanding young man who becomes an inspiration to his classmates and teachers
Truman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Truman led the nation through the end of World War II, the beginning of the Cold War, the struggle for civil rights and the creation of the United Nations
Henrik Ibsen's An enemy of the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor wants to go public with his knowledge that the therapeutic springs that brought fame and commerce to his town are polluted, but the mayor and others are determined to stop him
 
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Dysart, Richard 1929-2015

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ריצ'ארד דייסארט שחקן אמריקאי

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Languages
English (197)

French (5)