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Scheider, Roy

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Most widely held works by Roy Scheider
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

146 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 5,004 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 )

127 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,996 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 )

85 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on director Bob Fosse's own extravagant life, this vibrant and spectacular film follows Fosse's alter ego. Joe Gideon in his relentless pursuit of sex, drugs and self-destruction. His womanizing both supports and debilitates him as he juggles his mistress, ex-wife and beloved daughter. Hovering over all of his excess is an angel. The proceedings are set amid rapturous dream sequences, lavish production numbers and fabulous sets"--Container
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

67 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,163 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 )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,134 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 )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Castle is a man who has seen too much death. Undercover and on his final assignment, Frank plays his role perfectly, but the operation gets out of control and a young man named Bobby Saint is inadvertently killed. Howard Saint holds Castle responsible for the death of his son and risks his newfound legitimacy on a wholesale mission of blood-vengeance. Saint and his lieutenants butcher Frank's family during a family reunion and leaves Frank for dead. Taunted by memories of his murdered family, Frank sets out to avenge his family. He becomes judge, jury and executioner
Naked lunch by William S Burroughs( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 888 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 5 languages and held by 865 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 )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 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
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 703 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 Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 571 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 )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 515 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 488 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
RKO 281( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 467 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 )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 441 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
Hitler's lost sub( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 436 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
King of Texas by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 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."
Sorcerer by William Friedkin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four men must transport a dangerous cargo of nitroglycerine over treacherous terrain in order to stop an oil fire
To be young, gifted and black( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This winner of the American Film Festival's "Blue Ribbon" is a dramatic portrayal of the life and works of the late playwright, Lorraine Hansberry, author of "A Raisin in the Sun."
 
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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

Roy Scheider yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

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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