WorldCat Identities

Ward, David S. 1945-

Overview
Works: 149 works in 620 publications in 9 languages and 12,866 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Gangster films  Historical films  War films  History  Sports films  Caper films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Other, Conceptor, Performer, Interviewee, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David S Ward
 
Most widely held works by David S Ward
The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

98 editions published between 1973 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol
Flyboys by Tony Bill( Visual )

31 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the young Americans who volunteered to be part of the French military prior to the United States involvement in WWI, also known as Lafayette Escadrille, and how they became the country's first fighter pilots
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas Eve, psychologist Marcia Fieldstone asks her radio audience to share their dreams for the holiday season. Eight-year-old Jonah calls in from Seattle, with a wish for his dad to find a new wife. Mom died a year-and-a-half ago. Baltimore Sun reporter Annie Reed also hears the broadcast, when Jonah's architect father Sam gets on the air. Sam talks about the magical moment he met his wife and instantly knew that she was the right one. Despite the fact that she is engaged to Walter, Annie feels drawn to Sam. She's not the only one. Some 2000 women from all across the country send letters to the man they know as "Sleepless in Seattle." Jonah picks Annie's out of the mail, sensing that she is the right one to be his new mother. It takes Sam a little longer to catch on
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small New Mexican village threatened by development, a single act of rebellion rekindles pride and strength of spirit
Major league by David S Ward( Visual )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new owner of the Cleveland Indians puts together a purposely horrible team so they'll lose and she can move the team to Florida, but when the plot is uncovered, they start winning just to spite her
Major league II( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diehard Cleveland Indians who went from worst to first in a wacky season now cope with fame and its perks as the team tries to hit, hustle and joke its way back to the top
Down periscope by David S Ward( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A diesel-powered WWII sub with a misfit crew must take on the U.S. Navy's best in a crucial war game
The program( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coach at a major university is under intense pressure to come up with a winning team. That pressure eventually causes problems with the players and the program itself
Cannery row by David S Ward( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in English and German and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a rundown California town where the inhabitants struggle to survive and better themselves, a romance develops between a quiet marine biologist and a runaway supporting herself through prostitution
King Ralph by David S Ward( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and German and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a freak accident wipes out the entire royal family, an exhaustive search of the bloodline reveals a distant heir: Ralph Jones. A good-natured, down-to-earth Las Vegas lounge singer, Ralph is quickly given a crash course in royal manners by his very proper private secretary, Willingham. While Ralph's unconventional behavior delights the public, it also provides the fuel for a fiendish plot by Lord Graves to oust the new king. To make Matters worse, Ralph's affection for a stripper with stage fright threatens to tarnish his royal image beyond repair. It's up to the former Las Vegas entertainer to redeem himself in a manner befitting a king in this warmhearted comedy form Academy Award-winning writer/director David S. Ward.--Summary adapted from container
Tales from the script( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenwriters ranging from newcomers to living legends share their triumphs and hardships in a probing, insightful, and often hilarious odyssey through the world of movie storytelling. Celebrated scribes reveal the fascinating creative adventures that gave birth to beloved classics (and notorious flops). By analyzing their triumphs and recalling their failures, the participants explain how successful writers develop the skills necessary for toughing out careers in Hollywood
John Steinbeck's Cannery row by John Steinbeck( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a seedy California town that once harbored a thriving fishing industry, a marine biologist and young runaway find themselves and romance amid an assortment of hapless characters
The sting (1973) : shooting script by David S Ward( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major league (1989) shooting script by David S Ward( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steelyard blues (1973) : shooting script by David S Ward( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program (1993) : shooting script by David S Ward( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 movie marathon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure luck: A man with very bad luck is sent to Mexico to find a businessman's missing daughter, also known to have bad luck, on the theory that bad luck may help to find the unlucky girl
The Sting II( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2020 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for the next Sting! Those incredible con men are at it again and setting their next scheme in motion. The Depression is over and everybody wants an even bigger piece of the action. It's twist after twist as Gondorff (Jackie Gleason), Hooker (Mac Davis) and Veronica (Teri Garr) try to out sting both Doyle Lonnegan (Oliver Reed), the notorious gangster previously stung by this group and now out for revenge and profit, and Macalinski (Karl Malden), a local racketeer. It's the con to outdo all cons, and someone's finally going to get stung ... but who?
Down periscope : Pushing tin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down Periscope: A diesel-powered WWII sub with a misfit crew must take on the U.S. Navy's best in a crucial war game
Der Clou( Visual )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ausgezeichnet mit sieben Oscars (darunter u. a. in der Kategorie 'Bester Film'), gilt 'DER CLOU' als einer der beliebtesten und meistgefeierten Filme aller Zeiten. Die intelligente Komödie um einen Ganoven (Robert Redford) und einen ausgebufften Trickbetrüger (Paul Newman) spielt in den dreißiger Jahren. Gemeinsam rächen sich die beiden an einem skrupellosen Gangsterboss (Robert Shaw) für die Ermordung ihres Freundes. Mit einer handverlesenen Gruppe von kleinen Gaunern gelingt es ihnen, den Feind beim größten Bluff der Leinwandgeschichte gründlich auszunehmen. Der verblüffende Schluss hält eine ganz besondere Überraschung parat
 
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Alternative Names
David S. Ward Amerikaans filmregisseur

David S. Ward director de cine estadounidense

David S. Ward director de cinema estatunidenc

David S. Ward réalisateur américain

David S. Ward sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

David S. Ward stiúrthóir scannán Meiriceánach

David S. Ward US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

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Montana, Joaquin 1945-

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Дэвид Уорд сценарист

דייוויד ס. וורד

דייוויד ס. וורד במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

دايفيد وارد مخرج أفلام أمريكي

دیوید اس. وارد فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

워드, 데이빗 S. 1945-

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