WorldCat Identities

Quaid, Dennis

Overview
Works: 609 works in 2,338 publications in 10 languages and 67,248 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Sports films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Costume designer, cat, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Quaid
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

86 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,262 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 James Cameron( Visual )

105 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,065 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 )

49 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,729 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 Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages 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 by Shi en mai na ma la( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,253 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 )

57 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This middle-class family looks perfect from the outside, but behind closed doors she is having an affair with their African-American gardener, and he is struggling to deal with his homosexuality
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

34 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary retelling of the story about twins who scheme to reunite their separated parents
In good company by Zi Wei( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 2,049 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 Kevin Bacon( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,849 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 )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,826 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
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

61 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the man who became a myth in this film directed and co-written by Lawrence Kasdan. Gene Hackman stars as Wyatt's iron-willed father and Dennis Quaid plays Earp's deadly best friend, Doc Holliday. Covers everything from Wichita to Dodge City to the shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona
Breaking Away by Peter Yates( Visual )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,671 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
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,592 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
Yours, mine & ours( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,583 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
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,576 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
Frequency by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

42 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,485 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 )

49 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,480 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 )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their cargo plane crashes in the Sahara, the men and one woman must overcome their own hostilities as well as those of the desert before they can be saved
Truth by James Vanderbilt( Visual )

15 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newsroom drama detailing the 2004 CBS 60 Minutes report investigating then-President George W. Bush's military service, and the ensuing firestorm of criticism that cost anchor Dan Rather and producer Mary Mapes their careers
Wyatt Earp : a novel by Dan Gordon( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp is a movie about a man and his family. More of a documentary than Hollywood tinsel, this movie shows us the good times and the bad times of one of the West's greatest heros.--Jimmy Anderson
 
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Alternative Names
Denis Kvejd

Dennis Quaid acteur américain

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 näyttelijä

Quaid, Dennis.

Quaid, Dennis William, 1954-

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Денис Квејд

Денис Куейд

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דניס קווייד

דניס קווייד שחקן אמריקאי

دنيس كايد

دنيس كايد ممثل أمريكي

دنیس کواید

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デニス・クエイド

丹尼斯·奎德

丹尼斯·奎爾

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The right stuffThe rookieFar from HeavenIn good companyVantage pointWyatt EarpYours, mine & oursAny Given SundayWyatt Earp : a novel