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Scheider, Roy

Overview
Works: 428 works in 1,652 publications in 7 languages and 28,086 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  History  Police films  Musical films  Biographical films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Artist, Creator, Contributor, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Roy Scheider
 
Most widely held works by Roy Scheider
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

163 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 5,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
The French connection by William Friedkin( Visual )

148 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two New York City narcotics detectives learn of a scheme to smuggle a large quantity of heroin inside an automobile being shipped from France
All that jazz by Bob Fosse( Visual )

106 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,414 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
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

92 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,207 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 )

45 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,121 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 Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Punisher walks through the world of crime and injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil that surround him, but intelligence, his years of combat experience and determination helps him stop the villans
Naked lunch by David Cronenberg( Visual )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict Bill Lee (Weller) seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged. It's a strange, surreal landscape inhabited by mugwumps, half-alien, half-insect creatures, man-sized centipedes, carnivorous typewriters and bizarre humans. Compelled to make sense of this alien territory, he writes a book called "Naked lunch."
Klute by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

32 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 872 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
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

30 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terrorized the small summer resort of Amity; but the shark that Police Chief Brody destroyed wasn't the only one in the ocean! The same heart-stopping suspense and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
The French connection( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 609 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
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English 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
Blue Thunder by John Badham( Visual )

35 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 548 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. Jeopardized after being discovered by sinister Colonel Cochrane, Murphy files Blue Thunder against military aircraft in a spellbinding contest over Los Angeles."--Back of container
Hitler's lost sub( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 533 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
RKO 281 by Benjamin Ross( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle between Orson Welles and Wm. Randolf Hearst over Citizen Kane is the stuff of legend, rich with tales of sexual blackmail, money and threats made behind closed doors
Chicago 10 by Hank Azaria( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 481 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 )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1970's was an extraordinary time of rebellion, and of questioning every accepted idea. As political activism, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, and the music revolution contributed to social unrest across the country, American cinema witnessed the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers. Galvanised by a new freedom of expression, these ground-breaking artists began targeting their films toward a new kind of audience, with stories that reflected the ever-changing reality of the era
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary follows the preparations for a concert performance of composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim's 1971 musical "Follies." Ranging from the rehearsal rooms to backstage and including interviews with the composer and cast, it concludes with musical excerpts from the concert
Sorcerer by William Friedkin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four men who, for various reasons, cannot return to their own countries end up in a dismal South American town where an American oil company is seeking out courageous drivers willing to haul nitroglycerin over miles of treacherous terrain. The four men have nothing to lose; and, besides, they'll be paid 10,000 dollars apiece, and be granted legal citizenship, if they survive
King of Texas by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 391 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."
 
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Rojs Šeiders amerikāņu aktieris

Roy Scheider acteur américain

Roy Scheider actor american

Roy Scheider actor estadounidense

Roy Scheider actor estatunidenc

Roy Scheider aktor amerykański

Roy Scheider Amerikaans filmacteur

Roy Scheider attore statunitense

Roy Scheider pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Roy Scheider US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Roy Scheider yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Scheider, Roy Richard.

Scheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008

Sheider, Roy R. 1932-2008

Sheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008

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