WorldCat Identities

Quaid, Dennis

Overview
Works: 576 works in 2,181 publications in 10 languages and 67,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Sports films  Disaster 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 )

83 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,265 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 )

96 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,039 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 )

44 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 Li qi( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,444 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 )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,255 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 )

46 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,118 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 )

31 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 2,090 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
In good company by Zi Wei( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 2,052 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 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City boy Ren McCormick moves to a Southern town where dancing has been banned and encourages his friends to fight for the right to dance
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( Visual )

27 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,838 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 )

58 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 )

32 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,676 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 )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,602 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 1,599 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 Mark Johnson( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,586 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
Dragonheart : 2 legendary tales by Rob Cohen( Visual )

56 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,521 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. Dennis Quaid stars with the voice of Academy Award? winner Sean Connery in director Rob Cohen's heroic adventure that blazes with fantasy, humor, and the most amazing special effects since Jurassic Park!
Frequency by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

40 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 6 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
Any Given Sunday by Oliver Stone( Visual )

45 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,477 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
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,415 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 by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,408 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
 
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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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The right stuffThe rookieFar from HeavenIn good companyVantage pointWyatt EarpYours, mine & oursDragonheart : 2 legendary talesAny Given Sunday