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Zwick, Edward

Overview
Works: 284 works in 1,042 publications in 9 languages and 28,681 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Love stories  Historical films  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Author, Scenarist, Film editor, Restager , 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 )

91 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,518 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 )

81 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-mercenary turned smuggler (Leonardo DiCaprio). A Mende fisherman (Djimon Hounsou). Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside. Directed by Edward Zwick (Glory, The Last Samurai), this urgent, intensely moving adventure shapes gripping human stories and heart-pounding action into a modern epic of profound impact
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

61 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,975 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 )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,707 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 Jim Harrison( Visual )

64 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Defiance by Nechama Tec( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep forests of Poland and Belorussia are the domain of the occuping 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 deciding 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
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,762 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 )

46 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,693 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
Love & other drugs( Visual )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,468 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 1,263 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
Abandon( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 604 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 495 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 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dangerous beauty by Marshall Herskovitz( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 353 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 339 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 )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man and woman meet and try to have a romantic affair, despite their personal problems and the interference of their disapproving friends
America in primetime( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 258 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 Terry J Erdmann( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 207 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 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
 
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Edward Zwick Amerikaans filmregisseur

Edward Zwick amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy

Edward Zwick cinaste amricain

Edward Zwick regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Edward Zwick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Zwick, Ed 1952-

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