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Zwick, Edward

Overview
Works: 269 works in 1,335 publications in 12 languages and 35,850 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  War films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Author, fmd, Scenarist, Restager , 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 )

128 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,573 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 )

124 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,216 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
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

105 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 3,182 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
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

50 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,783 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 )

108 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,741 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 )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 2,471 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 Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

59 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,169 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
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( Visual )

53 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,710 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
Jack Reacher by Tom Cruise( Visual )

22 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Lee Child's bestselling novel Never Go Back, finds the itinerant problem-solver accused of murder, and learning that he may have a child he has never met
I am Sam by Avery Pix (Firm)( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Dawson has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He works at a Starbucks, is obsessed with the Beatles and has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them. As the daughter reaches age 7, Sam's limitations start to become a problem. When the authorities take his daughter away, Sam shames a high-priced lawyer into taking his case pro bono. In the process, he teaches her a great deal about love, and whether it's really all you need
Love & Other Drugs by Edward Zwick( Visual )

39 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,469 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 )

64 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,289 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 )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,224 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
The Great Wall by Matt Damon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 684 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
Abandon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 619 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 533 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 )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Veronica Franco, the woman who defied convention in 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 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About last night by Michael Ealy( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After drinks at a favorite Chicago hang-out, Danny Martin and Debbie Sullivan head to Danny's place to indulge in the single's quest--the one-night-stand. Danny and Debbie wind up living together and amidst the daily drudge of domestic life, they begin to realize that making love is easy, saying "I love you" more difficult, and being in love the hardest of all
Thirtysomething( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 327 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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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

Zwick, Ed 1952-

Едвард Цвік

Эдвард Цвик

Эдвард Цьвік

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אדוארד זוויק

ادوارد زوئیک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

إدورد زويك

এডওয়ার্ড জুইক

ედვარდ ცვიკი

에드워드 즈윅

즈윅, 에드워드 1952-

エドワード・ズウィック

愛德華·茲維克

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