WorldCat Identities

Quaid, Dennis

Works: 549 works in 1,891 publications in 9 languages and 64,326 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Director, Costume designer, Other, cat, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dennis Quaid
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

58 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,237 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 )

70 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,883 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 begns 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 )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,557 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 Disney (Walt) Productions( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,411 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 2,185 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 )

45 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,074 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
In good company by Paul Weitz( Visual )

28 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,046 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
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,046 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
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( Visual )

19 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In acht verschillende segmenten die acht verschillende visies op de gebeurtenissen weergeven, wordt een poging tot aanslag op de Amerikaanse president in Spanje gevolgd. Een toerist weet de mogelijke terrorist op video vast te leggen, waarna er door veiligheidsdiensten een reeks maatregelen genomen moet worden
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )

27 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,741 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
The Alamo by Mark Johnson( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,713 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
Breaking away by Peter Yates( Visual )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,678 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
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

47 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,587 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 1,569 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 Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,454 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 )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,441 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 times
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weapons expert James McCullen has created a nanotechnology-based weapon capable of destroying an entire city. His company MARS sells four warheads to NATO, and the U.S. Army is tasked with delivering the warheads. Duke and Ripcord are delivering the warheads when they are ambushed by the Baroness. The two are rescued by Scarlett, Snake Eyes and Heavy Duty. They take the warheads to the G.I. Joe's command center, rendezvousing with General Hawk. McCullen is revealed to be using the same nanotechnology to build an army of soldiers with the aid of the Doctor
What to expect when you're expecting( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,395 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
The flight of the Phoenix by Dennis Quaid( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,391 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
Playing for keeps by Gerard Butler( Visual )

14 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn
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Alternative Names
Denis Kvejd

Dennis Quaid acteur amricain

Dennis Quaid actor estadounidense

Dennis Quaid Amerikaans filmacteur

Dennis Quaid amerykański aktor, reżyser, scenarzysta i producent filmowy

Dennis Quaid attore statunitense

Dennis Quaid US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Dennis Quaid yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

Quaid, Dennis.

Денис Квејд

Денис Куейд

Деннис Куэйд

Денніс Квейд

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The right stuffThe rookieFar from HeavenIn good companyVantage pointWyatt EarpYours, mine & oursAny given Sunday