WorldCat Identities

Quaid, Dennis

Overview
Works: 487 works in 2,388 publications in 10 languages and 69,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Costume designer, Instrumentalist, cat
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Quaid
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

85 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,275 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 )

114 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,089 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 )

51 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,724 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 English and Undetermined and held by 2,420 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. There are a lot of pitches to be thrown before he makes it off the mound, but 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 2,260 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 )

56 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,137 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 )

36 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the classic Disney movie about identical twins who scheme to reunite their parents, after they accidentally meet at summer camp
In good company by Paul Weitz( Visual )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,058 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 )

40 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The new Footloose does everything it needs to do."--San Francisco Chronicle
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( Visual )

30 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,830 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 )

63 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,688 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 )

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

21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,604 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 featurettes
Yours, mine & ours by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,584 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 )

44 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,489 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 )

50 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,487 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
Truth by James Vanderbilt( Visual )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,432 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
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

35 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survivors of a plane crash in the Mongolian desert work together to build a new plane
A dog's purpose by Brittany Robertson( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It shares the soulful and surprising story of one devoted dog who finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he teaches to laugh and love
 
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Alternative Names
Denis Kvejd

Dennis Quaid acteur américain

Dennis Quaid actor estadounidense

Dennis Quaid actor estatunidenc

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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Деннис Куэйд

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دنيس كايد

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دينيس كويد ممثل أمريكي

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