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Franz, Dennis

Works: 394 works in 668 publications in 7 languages and 10,620 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television cop shows  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Television series  Police films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Dennis Franz
Most widely held works by Dennis Franz
City of angels by Brad Silberling( Visual )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth is an angel who must decide if he'll forsake his immortality and become human--on the chance that the woman of his dreams might love him. That woman is Maggie, a pragmatic heart surgeon who doesn't believe in angels ... until she meets Seth
Die hard 2 : die harder by John McTiernan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McClane is off-duty on Christmas Eve in the nation's capital when a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major international airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage. Amidst a blinding blizzard, McClane must race against time to defeat the terrorists and their murderous leader while also contending with an inept airport police chief, the stubborn head of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and the knowledge that his wife is trapped in a plane desperately low on fuel, circling overhead
Blow out( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of movie making
NYPD blue( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gritty reality of life in a New York City Police unit as the officers go about their work with a grim determination. Two partners, Detectives Andy Sipowicz and John Kelley, are the main officer who dominate the seasons episoded. They personify very different approaches to their difficult job. Sipowicz's brash gruffness (covering an emotional vulnerability) is tempered by the precise and controlled demeanor of Kelley
American buffalo by David Mamet( Visual )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For down-and-out junk dealer Don, life goes from unlucky to unbearable when he discovers that the rare buffalo head nickel he just sold for $90 is worth ten times as much! Refusing to let himself be out-swindled, Don enlists the help of a young protégé in a scheme to steal the coin back. But their plans are suddenly altered by the intrusion of Teach, a disturbingly aggressive would-be thief who badgers Don into cutting him in on the heist-- a decision that carries explosive consequences for everyone involved."--Container.r
Blow out by Brian de Palma( Visual )

31 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a talented audio technician who makes his living by recording unique sounds for horror movies. But when he accidentally tapes an automobile crash that kills a presidential candidate and injures the candidate's mistress Sally, Jack is hurled into a mystery far more terrifying than any of his films. Soon he and Sally must fight to stay alive as they uncover an explosive political conspiracy that will send shockwaves to the highest levels of government
NYPD Blue( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set at the 15th Precinct in New York City portrays the work and personal lives of police officers
NYPD blue( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relive all the passion, brotherhood, joy, and heartbreak of the 15th precinct of NYPD Blue. This season Det. Andy Sipowicz experiences the highs of falling in love and the tragic murder of his son Andy Jr
NYPD Blue by Dennis Franz( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City's 15th Precinct is as hectic as ever. While Lieutenant Fancy continues as precinct commander, Detective Andy Sipowicz, although still a bit rough around the edges, has mellowed with the birth of his son. Detectives Bobby Simone and Diane Russell take the next step in their relationship, James Martinez becomes the Squad Delegate, and Greg Medavoy considers becoming a surrogate father. But one thing that hasn't changed is the squad's determination to make sure the bad guys get their day in court--and to also attempt to maintain a touch of normalcy in their personal lives, even as they investigate cases that often put them directly in the line of fire
Death by Hollywood : a novel by Steven Bochco( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day, while spying on his Hollywood Hills neighbors through his $4,000 Bushnell XR90 electronic telescope, a down-on-his-luck screenwriter named Bobby Newman sees a beautiful socialite making love to a handsome Latin actor. When their pillow talk takes a turn for the ugly, Bobby watches in horror as the woman bludgeons her lover to death with his own acting trophy. Deciding to write about it instead of reporting it to the cops, Bobby insinuates himself into Detective Dennis Farentino's murder investigation, forging an unusual friendship with the cop that turns out to be more complex than either of them had bargained for
America in primetime( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Each episode focuses on an enduring character archetype, as seen through generations of television programs
Dressed to kill( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At once tongue in cheek and scary as hell, Dressed to Kill revolves around the grisly murder of a woman in Manhattan and how her psychiatrist, her brainiac teenage son, and the prostitute who witnessed the crime try to piece together what happened while the killer remains at large"--Container
NYPD blue( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season five finds Sipowitz and Simone dealing with the aftermath of the Joey Salvo homicide, setting up a rape sting, on the trail of a stripper killer and investigating a murderous home invasion. Meanwhile Medavoy, Martinez, and Russell uncover a body snatching ring, investigate the murder of a rock n roll manager and look for a man suspected of robbing taxis
NYPD blue( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The groundbreaking and award winning cop series returns with more gritty drama and frenzied New York City action at the fifteeth precinct. Season six introduces Danny Sorenson transferring from narcotics to join Sipowitz and Simone in the fifteeth precinct. Meanwhile Medavoy, Martinez try to unravel mis-matching information and family murders that leave the officers dumbfounded
NYPD Blue( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of television's finest police dramas returns in the seventh season. The season seven sees the continuing relationship between Danny Sorenson and his not-so-new partner Andy Sipowicz
America : a tribute to heroes by Joe Gallen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benefit telethon to raise money for the United Way's September 11 fund
NYPD blue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy Sipowicz is experiencing several dramatic developments in his life, including a long-overdue promotion, a surprising new romance with Detective Connie McDowell, and a new partner in the form of John Clark. The 2001 terrorist attacks on New York City are also employed into the series, reflecting both the evolving emotions about our public safety as well as the steadfast strength and dedication of law enforcement officers in the wake of those real-life events
Die hard collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die hard with a vengeance: New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian, McClane careens wildly from one end of town to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game
NYPD blue( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emmy award-winning phenomenon from co-creators Steven Bochco and David Milch, returns to DVD for its milestone tenth season. This season, the men and women of the fifteenth find themselves under pressure from within, as Internal Affairs investigates Det. John Clark when his name turns up in a murdered prostitutes little black book. Outside the station house, Connie McDowell's developing relationship with Andy Sipowicz uncovers new challenges
Hunter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Sergeant Rick Hunter and his partner, Sergeant Dee Dee McCall, are homicide investigators with the Los Angeles Police Department. Often they must go undercover to catch a variety of L.A.-style villains. "Sporty" James, a helpful police-informant, occasionally provides a bit of humor in this action-drama T.V. series
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City of angels
American buffaloDeath by Hollywood : a novel
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Schlacta, Dennis Franz 1944-

Денніс Франц

Франц, Деннис

דניס פרנץ

דניס פרנץ שחקן אמריקאי

دنیس فرانز بازیگر آمریکایی

دينيس فرانز ممثل أمريكي

데니스 프랜즈