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Scheider, Roy

Overview
Works: 456 works in 1,737 publications in 7 languages and 28,182 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  History  Musical films  Police films  Biographical films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Interviewee, Artist, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Creator
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 )

180 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 5,092 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 )

150 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,018 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 )

98 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,012 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 )

76 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,191 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 )

50 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,120 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 )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

32 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terroized 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 suspence and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
Klute by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

32 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enigmatic small town Detective John Klute is hired to track down his best friend, a research scientist who has disappeared without a trace. His investigation leads him to New York City, and Bree Daniels, skilled, intelligent, cynical, and personally troubled part-time model and full-time call girl. She was savagely beaten once by a man from Pennsylvania, who may have been his friend. Taking a journey into the underbelly of the Big Apple the two begin to realize that everything and everyone may not be what they seem. Dangers lurk in the shadows, old habits become harder to break, and love is a four-letter word best left unspoken for two people from two very different worlds
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 658 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 defacto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Naked lunch( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 652 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."
The Russia house by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 555 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."--Container
Blue Thunder by John Badham( Visual )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 547 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
Hitler's lost sub( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 522 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 )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 481 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 behind closed doors
Chicago 10 by Hank Azaria( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 475 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 461 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 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
Sorcerer by William Friedkin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 434 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
All that jazz( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The preternaturally gifted director and choreographer Bob Fosse turned the camera on his own life for this madly imaginative, self-excoriating musical masterpiece. Roy Scheider gives the performance of his career as Joe Gideon, whose exhausting work schedule-mounting a Broadway production by day and editing his latest movie at night; and routine of amphetamines, booze, and sex are putting his health at serious risk
King of Texas by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 386 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

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Scheider, Roy Richard.

Scheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008

Sheider, Roy R. 1932-2008

Sheider, Roy Richard 1932-2008

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