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Zwick, Edward

Works: 284 works in 1,475 publications in 13 languages and 37,866 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Crime films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, fmd, Author, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Performer, Conceptor, dir, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Edward Zwick
Most widely held works by Edward Zwick
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

137 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

128 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 3,280 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
Blood Diamond by Edward Zwick( Visual )

132 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,259 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 consripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

57 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,850 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
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( Visual )

113 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy for the 1990s set in the 1590s, telling the witty, sexy story behind the creation of the greatest love story of them all - Romeo and Juliet
Defiance by Edward Zwick( Visual )

66 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,202 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 and find the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of fleeing Polish Jews from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and decide whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and the elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold and unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into commanding freedom fighters. Based on true events
Jack Reacher by Tom Cruise( Visual )

34 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on the run trying to clear himself of murder and a former colleague of treason, itinerant former U.S. Army Major Jack Reacher discovers both a conspiracy involving the murder of soldier and a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( Visual )

61 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Serling is asked to review the posthumous candidacy of the first woman to receive a Medal of Honor, he finds himself plunged into an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death. As he struggles to uncover the truth, he also finds himself forced to confront his own tormenting demons
I am Sam by Avery Pix (Firm)( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous and heartwarming story about a mentally challenged father who enlists the aid of a high-powered attorney to help regain custody of his daughter
The Great Wall by Matt Damon( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures
Love & Other Drugs by Edward Zwick( Visual )

45 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,490 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 )

67 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI special agent Anthony "Hub" Hubbard and U.S. Army General William Devereaux attempt to stop a ruthless band of terrorists from wreaking havoc on New York City
Pawn sacrifice by Edward Zwick( Visual )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. It chronicles Fischer's terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world
American assassin by Vince Flynn( Visual )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strong violence throughout, some torture, language and brief nudity
Abandon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 606 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
Cut Bank by Matt Shakman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking to leave his sleepy town of Cut Bank, Dwayne McLaren hatches a get-rich scheme to get himself out. But when Dwayne's plan backfires and he's swept into a murder investigation led by the local sheriff, he discovers that Cut Bank is a small town full of deadly surprises
Dangerous beauty by Marshall Herskovitz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 398 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
Literature and liberalism : an anthology of sixty years of the New republic( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirtysomething( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 343 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
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.11 for Jack Reach ... to 0.93 for Shakespear ...)

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Alternative Names
Edward Zwick Amerikaans filmregisseur

Edward Zwick amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy

Edward Zwick cinéaste américain

Edward Zwick regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Edward Zwick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Edward Zwick zsidó származású amerikai filmrendező és producer

Zwick, Ed 1952-

Едвард Цвік

Эдвард Цвик

Эдвард Цьвік

Էդուարդ Ցվիկ

אדוארד זוויק

ادوارد زوئیک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

إدورد زويك

এডওয়ার্ড জুইক

ედვარდ ცვიკი

에드워드 즈윅

즈윅, 에드워드 1952-



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