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Scheider, Roy

Works: 336 works in 1,455 publications in 8 languages and 27,501 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Journalism films  Police films  Musical films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Artist, Author, Creator, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Roy Scheider
Most widely held works by Roy Scheider
The French connection by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

146 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alain Chanier is a dapper businessman from Marseilles, France, who is in reality a drug lord working on a big score - selling $32 million worth of heroin in New York City. But his potential buyer - small-time hood Salvatore Boca - is being tailed by two undercover NYC cops, James "Popeye" Doyle and Buddy "Cloudy" Russo. The more Popeye and Cloudy dig, the closer they get - to the mysterious 'French connection' and a final showdown between the dealers and the police
All That Jazz by Bob Fosse( Visual )

100 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an obsessed, pill-popping, chain-smoking choreographer/director dancing simultaneously with love and death. But even while dying, he creates some great dancing. Based on the life of Bob Fosse
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

76 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
2010 by Peter Hyams( Visual )

49 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American and Soviet astronauts go to Jupiter in an attempt to solve the puzzle of the original Discovery flight made in 2001
The Punisher by Ray Stevenson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, crime, cruelty, and injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees -- only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his iron determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains
Naked lunch by William S Burroughs( Visual )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pest-control man seeks escape from his troubled existence and flees to Interzone, a hallucinatory version of Tangiers, where reality and fantasy have merged."--Container
Klute by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

29 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small-town detective John Klute (Sutherland) comes to New York to investigate the disappearance of a friend. The trail leads to Bree Daniels (Fonda), a call girl, with whom Klute falls in love. She is being stalked by a psychotic murderer
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 564 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
Hitler's lost sub( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty years after World War II, a team of divers discovered an unidentified German U-boat off the New Jersey coast. What boat was it? And what secret mission had brought it there? This video also traces the history of submarines and undersea warfare from the American Revolution through World War II
Blue Thunder by John Badham( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
Chicago 10 by Brett Morgen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the anti-war protest of the 1968 Democratic National Convention held in Chicago and the protest organizers brought to trial by the city. Told with animation, archival footage and music
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El documental sigue los preparativos para un concierto realizado en 1971, del compositor - letrista Stephen Sondheim " Follies ". Que van desde las salas de ensayo al backstage y que incluye entrevistas con el compositor y el reparto. Concluye con fragmentos musicales del concierto
King of Texas by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging cattle baron's plan to divide his vast spread among his three daughters ignites a sibling blood feud in this volatile Wild West retelling of Shakespeare's "King Lear."
Sorcerer by William Friedkin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four men must transport a dangerous cargo of nitroglycerine over treacherous terrain in order to stop an oil fire
Jaws by Roy Scheider( Visual )

37 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant killer shark terrorises a small holiday resort
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Roy Scheider acteur américain

Roy Scheider aktor amerykański

Roy Scheider Amerikaans filmacteur

Roy Scheider attore statunitense

Roy Scheider US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Scheider, Roy Richard.

Scheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008

Sheider, Roy R. 1932-2008

Sheider, Roy Richard

Sheider, Roy Richard, 1932-2008

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