WorldCat Identities

Quaid, Dennis

Works: 346 works in 2,172 publications in 11 languages and 66,712 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Children's films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Costume designer, Instrumentalist, cat
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dennis Quaid
The day after tomorrow by James Cameron( Visual )

138 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

58 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton
The rookie by Gary Winick( Visual )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blessed with an awesome fastball, in his 20's Jim Morris dreamt of pitching for Major League Baseball, but blew out his shoulder and retired without ever making it to "the Show." Now, he is a happily married high school science teacher raising a family and coaching the baseball team in a small Texas town. In his spare time, he practices pitching. His professional dreams are rekindled when his underachieving high school players, who have watched him pitch (his fastball clocks at 98 miles per hour), lay down a challenge: if they win the district championship, he will try out for the Majors - again
Soul surfer by Shi en mai na ma la( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,236 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 )

85 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,196 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 Walt Disney( Visual )

41 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated version of the 1961 Disney classic about separated identical twins. Hallie and Annie meet accidentally at camp and decide to reunite their divorced parents. Bonus features: a gag reel, the making of the movie, visual effects, and commentary
In good company by Paul Weitz( Visual )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,005 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
Footloose by Herbert Ross( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ren MacCormack moves from Boston to the small town of Bomont, where he experiences a heavy dose of culture shock. A few years prior, the community was rocked by a tragic accident that killed five teenagers after a night out. Bomont's councilmen and the beloved Reverend Shaw Moore responded by invoking ordinances that prohibit loud music and dancing. Not one to bow to the status quo, Ren challenges the ban, revitalizes the town, and falls in love with the minister's troubled daughter, Ariel
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( Visual )

38 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,834 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
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,783 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
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

59 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography of the legendary Wyatt Earp, including the infamous shootout at the O.K. Corral
Breaking Away by Peter Yates( Visual )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on a group of four friends in Bloomington, Ind. The town's youth are split between the students at Indiana University and the locals, derogatorily called "cutters" by the collegians in reference to the town's major industry, a quarry. A marvelously staged climactic bike race brings things to a touching close
Yours, mine & ours by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,611 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
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,609 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
Dragonheart 2 legendary tales by Adriana Gabriel( Visual )

78 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, there lived a knight who would come face-to-face and heart-to-heart with the most remarkable creature that ever existed. Bowen is a knight dedicated to the Old Code, a noble creed of honor. When his pupil, Prince Einon, becomes an even crueler king than his father, Bowen's idealism turns to bitterness. Believing Einon's soul to have been poisoned by a dragon, Bowen vows to destroy them all. On his quest for revenge, he meets "Draco" a dragon whose power, strength and wit prove to be more than a match for the disillusioned knight. Soon, what begins as a life or death struggle between the two evolves into a friendship that will change the face of their medieval world
Any Given Sunday by Al Pacino( Visual )

60 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,493 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
Frequency by New Line Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

41 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,484 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
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survivors of a plane crash in the Mongolian desert work together to build a new plane
What to expect when you're expecting by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hilarious and heartfelt comedy about five couples whose interwined lives are turned upside down by the challenges of impending parenthood."--Container
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Denis Kvejd

Dennis Quaid acteur américain

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Quaid, Dennis.

Quaid, Dennis William, 1954-

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The rookieFar from HeavenIn good companyVantage pointWyatt EarpYours, mine & oursDragonheart 2 legendary talesAny Given Sunday