WorldCat Identities

Ward, Rachel 1957-

Overview
Works: 179 works in 524 publications in 3 languages and 8,454 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films  History  Television adaptations  Science fiction films  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Director, Author, Performer, Translator, 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 Margulies( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,592 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 )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 751 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. However, 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( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 593 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 cheesemaker
Johnson County war by Diana Ossana( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 570 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( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 370 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 Rachel Ward( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Ned Kendall is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally, to say goodbye to his father who is dying. The family home is in a very remote and isolated area. While back home, Ned starts having memories of his beautiful twin sister and himself when they were children. These memories awaken long-buried secrets from the family's past
Rain shadow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two veterinarians in the Australian outback battle to save their drought-ridden farming community from a sheep disease
Who's afraid of designer babies?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 260 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
How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 256 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 250 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
Sharky's machine by Burt Reynolds( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover narcotics officer finds that the game has been rigged against him by a mysterious kingpin. Relentlessly he stalks his quarry and tries to save a beautiful call girl marked for death, in a seedy world where bad guys and good guys play by the same rule book
After dark, my sweet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-boxer seems the perfect pawn to pull off a kidnapping planned by a sexy widow and a cop-turned-con man. When he realizes he's been manipulated, he turns the tables with a game of deceit and raw desire that can only end in death
Rake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On any single day, Cleaver Greene is described as many things: to jurors he is hilarious, but to must judges he is an outrage. To the tax office, he is a defendant; to a certain brothel owner, a legend; and to his former cocaine dealer, a tragic loss. His favorite clients are those that appear to be hopelessly guilty. Despite his faults, Greene's wit and charm have won him hordes of female admirers over the years
On the beach by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 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 167 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 151 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 by Ann Rule( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 136 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
Rake. the bar ... gets even lower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 125 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
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
 
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Alternative Names
Rachel Ward actrice britannique

Rachel Ward actrice et directrice australienne, d'origine 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

Ρέιτσελ Γουάρντ Αυστραλή ηθοποιός και σκηνοθέτης, βρετανικής καταγωγής

Рэйчел Уорд

راشل وارد کارگردان، بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، و مدل بریتانیایی

راشيل وارد

레이철 워드

レイチェル・ワード

雷切尔·沃德

Languages
English (204)

Spanish (5)

German (1)

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