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Zwick, Edward

Overview
Works: 289 works in 1,026 publications in 9 languages and 28,445 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Love stories  Fiction  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures  Western films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Author, Scenarist, Film editor, Performer, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Edward Zwick
 
Most widely held works by Edward Zwick
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )
89 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Blood diamond by Edward Zwick( Visual )
79 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: to recover a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son who was conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )
55 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( Visual )
66 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )
37 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,601 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
Defiance by Nechama Tec( Visual )
28 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belorussia are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare, suffering from writer's block in sixteenth-century England, finds his creative spirit revived when he falls for Lady Viola, not knowing that she is betrothed to another or that she, posing as a man, has undertaken the lead role in his new play
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( Visual )
45 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an officer investigates the posthumous candidacy of the first woman to receive a Medal of Honor, he finds an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death
Love & other drugs ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De vrolijke vrijbuitster Maggie, ze heeft de ziekte van Parkinson, wordt verliefd op vrouwenverslinder Jamie, verkoper van o.a. Viagra, met bindingsangst. Als blijkt dat hun relatie meer te betekenen heeft, gaat Jamie op zoek naar een medicijn voor zijn geliefde
The siege by Edward Zwick( Visual )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The United States government abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law
Abandon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence
My so-called life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angela Chase is a teenage girl who struggles with the problems of growing up, high school, and family life
Literature and liberalism : an anthology of sixty years of the New republic ( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dangerous beauty by Marshall Herskovitz( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of the woman, a poet and courtesan, who used looks, wit and seduction to defy the conventions of 16th century Venice
Thirtysomething ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in Philadelphia, married thirtysomething couple, Hope and Michael are struggling with everyday adult angst. Michael runs an ad agency with his friend Elliot. Elliot's marriage to Nancy is beginning to show the cracks of age, as is the friendship between Hope and her best friend Ellyn. Michael's best friend, Gary, on the other hand, is trying to get on with his womanising life, and get over the mutually-destructive affair he had with Michael's cousin, Melissa. The domestic and professional lives of a group of young urban professionals living at the height of the Reagan years
About last night by Demi Moore( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a couple's one-night stand leads to living together they realize that making love is easy, saying I love you is more difficult, and being in love is the hardest part of all. Includes featurettes
America in primetime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 247 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
The last samurai by John Logan( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Leaving Normal by Edward Zwick( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naive Marianne Johnson has just walked out on another failed marriage. Cynical cocktail waitress Darly Peters has just served her last drink. Together, these two mismatched wanderers are about to chart an unpredictable course for misadventure and hilarity
Emma Shakespeare in love ( Visual )
in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others
 
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Zwick, Ed 1952-
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English (441)
German (20)
French (16)
Multiple languages (10)
Spanish (7)
Italian (4)
Russian (2)
Turkish (1)
Dutch (1)
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