WorldCat Identities

Ward, Rachel 1957-

Overview
Works: 194 works in 458 publications in 3 languages and 8,095 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  History  Biography  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Director, Performer, Author, Artist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rachel Ward
 
Most widely held works by Rachel Ward
The thorn birds by Stan Marguiles( Visual )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Against all odds by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her
Dead men don't wear plaid by Carl Reiner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and chessemaker
Johnson County war by Hallmark Home Entertainment( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first year of Wyoming's statehood, fresh battle lines are drawn pitting cattle barons against the newly arrived homesteaders. The three Hammett brothers are divided on the issue and must work out their differences in the midst of war
Blackbeard : terror at sea( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He killed for the reputation, and his reputation has become legend. Now comes the true story of pirate Edward Teach, the man who terrorized the seas. Stars Jessica Chastain, Angus Macfadyen, Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, and Stacy Keach
Wide Sargasso Sea by Laughing Kookaburra Productions( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is meant to be a prequel to Charlotte Bronte's novel, Jane Eyre, surmising what drove the first Mrs. Rochester mad in that novel. Set in Jamaica in the 1840's
Beautiful Kate by New Doll New Town( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Ned Kendall is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally to farewell his dying father. While there, Ned starts having childhood memories that awaken long-buried secrets from the familys past
Rain shadow by Tony Morphett( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two veterinarians in the Australian outback battle to save their drought-ridden farming community from a devastating sheep blight
How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burned-out young advertising executive experiences crisis when a mysterious giant pimple on his neck starts making career decisions for him
The Poseidon adventure ; Blackbeard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Poseidon adventure: As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board--a terrorist with an explosive message for the world. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley few--the madman among them--struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama
Who's afraid of designer babies?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian scientists in Sydney made medical history by creating a life-saving brother for a child with an incurable genetic disease. Features the case of a Tasmanian couple who, with their help, have this life-saving baby, at their third try. The pioneering IVF treatment, which is legal only in N.S.W., hit the news headlines, sparking an ethical storm. Examines the moral and ethical issues that genetic manipulation raises, including the potential uses and misuses of genetic technology. Raises also the spectre of an extreme form of eugenics, as seen in the World War II Nazi push to create a master race through human genetics. Some view eugenics as another form of PGD. Presents the diverse views of eminent ethicists and the Catholic Church, world wide
Sharky's machine by Burt Reynolds( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sharky, an undercover cop, bucks the system and finds himself assigned to Vice Squad Duty when he gets too close to the narcotics kingpin, "The Ace."
After dark, my sweet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three unsavory characters plot to a kidnap a boy from his wealthy Palm Springs family, but their scheme ends in violence when the kidnaping goes wrong
On the beach by Nevil Shute( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The northern hemisphere is the first region to succumb to the destruction and devastation of a nuclear war. Initially, Australia is the only continent to be unaffected by the radioactive fall-out. The crew of an American submarine located in the Pacific also survive and when the crew arrive in Australia, they are met with disbelief and disdain. A renowned Australian scientist (Bryan Brown), reports that the country is at doomsday. However, one of his rivals says he's incorrect. The struggle to discover ways of avoiding the approaching nuclear fall out begin
Rake : the bar has been lowered( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Australian criminal barrister Cleaver Greene, reckless, brilliant and self-destructive. To jurors, he is hilarious, to judges an outrage, to a certain brothel owner a legend and to his former cocaine dealer, tragic loss. While his ex-wife may call him unreliable, his son calls him a mate. Despite his personal hopelessness, Cleaver will do whatever it takes to defend and save life's truly lost souls
Fantasy - adventure collector's set( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of King Tut's tomb: Free-spirited archaeologist Danny Fremon is certain that if founc, King Tut's emerald tablet would hold the power to control the world. Unfortunately, the only one who believes Fremont is his nemesis archaeologist Morgan Sinclair, a member of a secret society who wants the table to release unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it
And never let her go( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Marie just wanted to escape her boring life, and thought she had it all when she started an affair with a married attorney. Now she has disappeared, and the signs point to her lover. Based on a true story
Steve Martin : the wild and crazy comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the wackiest and zaniest comedians of all time takes center stage in three of his best films ever
Rake. the bar ... gets even lower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian criminal barrister Cleaver Greene is on a constant search for higher highs and faster rushes, while attracting dangerous female liaisons and sworn enemies
The good wife by Ken Cameron( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored young wife in rural, depression-era Australia, becomes involved with the town's new bartender
 
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Alternative Names
Rachel Ward actrice britannique

Rachel Ward aktorka brytyjska

Rachel Ward attrice britannica

Rachel Ward britisch-australische Filmschauspielerin, Regisseurin und Drehbuchautorin

Rachel Ward Brits model

Rachel Ward cineasta británica

Рэйчел Уорд

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雷切尔·沃德

Languages
English (177)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

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