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Quaid, Dennis

Overview
Works: 526 works in 1,795 publications in 9 languages and 63,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  History  Juvenile works  Humor  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Director, Costume designer, cat, Instrumentalist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Quaid
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
57 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter
The day after tomorrow by Dennis Quaid ( Visual )
78 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, rotnadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
The rookie by Walt Disney ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a shoulder injury ended his minor league pitching career twelve years ago, Jim Morris resorted to the next best thing: coaching. But Jim's team, knowing their coach is a great ball player, makes a deal with him: if they win the district championship, they want Jim to try out for a major-league organization. Going from worst to first, the team makes it to state, and Jim is forced to live up to his end of the deal. While there prove to be a lot of pitches to be thrown before he makes it off the mound, big-league dreams are revived, and there's no telling where he could go
Soul surfer ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teen surfer Bethany Hamilton loses her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcomes all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith
Far from Heaven by Todd Haynes ( Visual )
41 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cathy is the perfect 50s housewife, living the perfect 50s life: healthy kids, successful husband, social prominence. Then one night she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man, and her tidy world starts spinning out of control. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond--a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it
The parent trap by David Swift ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A contemporary retelling of the story about twins who scheme to reunite their parents
In good company by Paul Weitz ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver ( Visual )
16 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. president Ashton is in Salamanca, Spain to announce plans for a major global summit on terrorism. As he stands behind the podium in front of a loudly cheering crowd, he is shot twice. This is followed minutes later by a small explosion and then a massive blast. Secret Service agents Barnes, Taylor, and Holden immediately jump into action, trying to find the terrorists responsible amid all the chaos. First, the events are seen through the eyes of television news producer Rex Brooks. Then, the assassination attempt is replayed from seven different points of view. Each perspective reveals a few more clues
Breaking away by Peter Yates ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Academy Award winning comedy about an idealistic young man and his friends and their pursuit to find jobs and a purpose to life in their hometown of Bloomington, Indiana
The Alamo by Mark Johnson ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
Footloose by Kevin Bacon ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The struggle between innocence and rigid morality is revisited when city-boy Ren finds himself in an uptight town where dancing has been banned. Filled with contemporary music and iconic classics from the original, this fresh look on youth culture is sure to win fans of young and old
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The biography of the legendary Wyatt Earp, including the infamous shootout at the O.K. Corral
Yours, mine & ours by Melville Shavelson ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Coast Guard commander Frank Beardsley bumps into his old high school flame Helen North, sparks fly again and the two quickly marry. Complications arrive when it comes time to merge their two families. Frank has 8 kids and Helen has 10 kids. With Frank looking to keep tight military control over the brood, and Helen preferring her loving, hippy-like ways of encouragement, the two struggle to maintain a family and home where the kids don't like each other and refuse to cooperate with any request for unity
Frequency by New Line Cinema Corporation ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John discovers the ability to talk to his father. who's been dead for 30 years. His attempts to change the past go awry as they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now they're fighting to find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them
Any given Sunday by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tony D'Amato, the embattled Sharks coach, faces a full-on blitz of team strife plus a new, marketing-savvy Sharks owner who's sure Tony is way behind the times
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
What to expect when you're expecting ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at love through the eyes of five interconnected couples experiencing the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and ultimately coming to understand the universal truth that no matter what you plan for, life doesn't always deliver what's expected
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armed with the coolest hi-tech gadgets and weapons, the ultimate elite fighting force known as G.I. Joe travels the world in a high-stakes pursuit of Cobra, an evil international organization threatening to use a technology so powerful that it could bring the world to its knees. Includes commentary, and a featurette
The Express by Gary Fleder ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Witness the inspirational true story of a real American hero, Ernie Davis. Rising from humblest of beginnings, Ernie Davis overcame impossible odds to become the first African-American to win college football's greatest honor-the Heisman Trophy
 
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Alternative Names
Quaid, Dennis.
Languages
English (492)
Spanish (16)
German (13)
French (7)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (4)
Turkish (3)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
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