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Zwick, Edward

Works: 207 works in 1,099 publications in 12 languages and 30,489 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Author, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Performer, dir, fmd
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 )

136 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,601 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 )

109 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,180 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: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

122 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tom Cruise plays Civil War hero Capt. Nathan Algren, who comes to Japan to fight the Samurai and ends up pledging himself to their cause. Ken Watanabe ... plays Katsumoto, a Samurai leader facing a vanishing way of life, whose destiny becomes intertwined with that of the American captain. Edward Zwick ... directs this sweeping and emotional epic tale of the birth of modern Japan." -- on back cover
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

46 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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"--Container
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( Visual )

100 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 2,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

64 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep forests of Poland and Belarus 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 )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,782 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
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( Visual )

52 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,692 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 by Edward Zwick( Visual )

35 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,495 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 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,313 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
Pawn sacrifice by Edward Zwick( Visual )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 996 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
Abandon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 614 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 )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Substitute: A substitute teacher gets everyone's attention to the point of Angela daring to perform a highly suspendible act of civil disobedience. Why Jordan: Angela purges her crush on Jordan by writing him a love letter but not mailing it. Jordan finds the letter but does not have the ability to read
Cut Bank( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 482 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
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 )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 362 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 by 2262623( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 353 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 )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 351 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 243 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 4 languages and held by 195 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
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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

Цвик, Эдвард

Эдвард Цвик

Эдвард Цьвік

ادوارد زوئیک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

إدورد زويك

এডওয়ার্ড জুইক

ედვარდ ცვიკი

에드워드 즈윅

즈윅, 에드워드 1952-



Blood DiamondTrafficLegends of the fallShakespeare in loveCourage under fireMy so-called lifeAbout last nightThe last samurai