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Daniels, Jeff 1955-

Overview
Works: 462 works in 1,669 publications in 10 languages and 65,075 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  War films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Performer, Director, Other, Artist, Interviewee, Composer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jeff Daniels
 
Most widely held works by Jeff Daniels
Good Night, and Good Luck by George Clooney( Visual )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental
Gettysburg by Ronald F Maxwell( Visual )

60 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil War drama depicting the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
The Martian by Ridley Scott( Visual )

31 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a bad storm blows across Mars Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead and left behind. Now stuck on a hostile planet he must find a way to signal to Earth and in the meantime, survive on limited supplies
Because of Winn-Dixie by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

33 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heartwarming 'tail' of a young girl whose life is changed by a scruffy, fun-loving pooch she names Winn-Dixie. The special bond between them works magic on her reserved dad and the eccentric townspeople they meet during one unforgettable summer
Fly away home by Carroll Ballard( Visual )

50 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 13-year old girl and her estranged father learn what family is all about when they adopt an orphaned flock of geese and teach them how to fly
Pleasantville by Gary Ross( Visual )

54 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin siblings David and Jennifer couldn't be more different: she curses, smokes, and sleeps around; David is a prototypical nerdy outcast. Then, one dark and stormy night, they're sucked into the TV and Pleasantville: a perfect suburban Disneyland suffused with church-social niceness and Rotary Club boosterism. Jennifer despises it all. So, like a pint-size Lauren Bacall, she refuses to play the role of poodle-skirted good girl and introduces one of the boys to sex, after which this bland, black and white world magically begins changing into color. Through the combined forces of sex and rock 'n' roll, it becomes clear that the things that make life worth living--passion, knowledge, and love--are far removed from safety, stability, and bland sterility. Before too long, the whole town is wondering: what's outside Pleasantville?
Terms of endearment by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the rocky and passionate relationship between a mother and daughter from birth to death
Steve Jobs by Danny Boyle( Visual )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biopic of Steve Jobs that takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution in order to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac
RV by Robin Williams( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white-collar workaholic deceptively persuades his family to forgo their much-anticipated Hawaiian vacation for a cross-country road trip in a fully loaded RV, during which they discover the true meaning of family bonding
101 Dalmatians by Dodie Smith( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
Looper by Rian Johnson( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2074, the mob sends problem people back in time, where a hired gun awaits to eliminate them. Joe is one such hired gun, good at what he does. But problems arise when the mob tries to 'close the loop,' and Joe comes face-to-face with his future self during a hit. When Joe's future self escapes after he hesitates to finish the assignment, Joe must chase himself down and finish the job
Allegiant( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices
Dumb and dumber by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

46 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a pair of dim-witted friends on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money
The five people you meet in Heaven by Hallmark Entertainment( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie is an eighty-three-year-old war veteran. He spends his days maintaining the rides at Ruby Pier, a seaside amusement park. Now Eddie's own life is about to come to an end. One morning, an accident occurs on one of the rides. In front of a horrified crowd, Eddie attempts to save the five-year-old's life. The last thing he sees is the little girl's frightened face, the last thing he feels is the child's hands in his. Then, a blinding flash of light and silence, and Eddie reawakens in an unfamiliar place called Heaven. But he's not alone. Five people have been waiting to meet him
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young brothers growing up in 1980s Park Slope, Brooklyn navigate the jagged contours of the divorce of their parents
Blood work by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a masked killer on the loose, and the police believe its the locations that are important and that the victims are just unlucky. But retired FBI agent McCaleb thinks that it goes the other way around. The killer's victims are very specific. Forced to retire after suffering a heart attack, and receiving a new heart 2 years later, he is approached by the sister of the murdered woman whose heart he now has. Now McCaleb has to use his wits to discover who is responsible for the murders
Dumb and dumber to by Bobby Farrelly( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lloyd and Harry go on a road trip to find a child Harry never knew he had, and the responsibility neither should ever, ever be given
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen( Visual )

82 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecilia is a poor waitress in a dumpy New Jersey diner who goes to movies to escape the realities of the Depression Era life. During a screening of the film "The Purple rose of Cairo," leading man Tom Baxter steps off the screen to meet Cecilia, a waitress in the audience. Reports of similar occurrences all over the United States prompt the directors to send actor Gil Shepherd (who plays Baxter) to investigate
Away we go by Sam Mendes( Visual )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
 
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Good Night, and Good Luck
Alternative Names
Daniels, Jeffrey

Daniels, Jeffrey Warren.

Daniels, Jeffrey Warren 1955-

Jeff Daniels acteur américain

Jeff Daniels actor estadounidense

Jeff Daniels aktor amerykański

Jeff Daniels Amerikaans acteur

Jeff Daniels attore, commediografo e musicista statunitense

Jeff Daniels US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

JEFFREY DANIELS

Τζεφ Ντάνιελς

Джеф Даниелс

Джефф Деніелс

Джефф Дэниэлс

Жефф Дэниэлс

Џеф Денијелс

Ջեֆ Դենիելս

ג'ף דניאלס

ג'ף דניאלס מוזיקאי אמריקאי

جف دانیلز

جيف دانيلز

جيف دانييلز

ჯეფ დენიელსი

제프 대니얼스

ジェフ・ダニエルズ

杰夫·丹尼斯

傑夫·丹尼爾

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GettysburgThe HoursFly away homePleasantville101 DalmatiansDumb and dumberThe Squid and the WhaleBlood work