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Newman, David 1954-

Overview
Works: 407 works in 920 publications in 4 languages and 36,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Animated films  Animal films  Humor  Humorous stories  Comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Actor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Newman
Ice age by Chris Wedge ( Visual )
37 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four animals trying to save themselves from the upcoming Ice Age become unlikely heroes. The four reluctantly come together when they have to return a human child to its father while braving the deadly elements
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Matthew McConaughey ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
Serenity by Joss Whedon ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
River Tam and her brother Simon are hiding out from the totalitarian government that experimented with River's brain aboard a space-freighter. Captained by a down on his luck soldier, the crew of Serenity must take jobs, whether they are legal or not, while trying to avoid the Alliance, and keeping the Tams safe. Then things get out of control and the true extent of River's powers becomes known. At the same time, the Alliance sends a new Operative to make sure that what River knows doesn't get out
Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat by Seuss ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conrad and Sally Walden are home alone with their pet fish. It is raining outside, and there is nothing to do. Until The Cat in the Hat walks in the front door. He introduces them to their imagination, and at first it's all fun and games, until things get out of hand and the kids wreak havoc in the home their mother has neatly prepared for an upcoming party. So The Cat must go, go, go, before their parents get back
Monster-in-law by Jane Fonda ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years of looking for Mr. Right, Charlotte 'Charlie' Cantilini finally finds the man of her dreams, Kevin Fields, only to discover that his mother, Viola, is the woman of her most unpleasant nightmares. Viola is a recently fired news anchor who is afraid she will lose her son the way she has just lost her career, Viola becomes determines to scare off her son's new fiancé by becoming the world's worst mother-in-law
Daddy day care by Eddie Murphy ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two fathers find themselves out of work, they decide to start a day care center. When their business starts to take off, the head of a competing prestigious childrens academy tries, with hilarious results, to put them out of business
Matilda by Danny DeVito ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Avec sa drôle de bouille et son naturel désarmant, Matilda est une irrésistible petite fille qui vit dans un monde beaucoup trop étroit pour elle. Jusqu'au jour où elle se découvre des pouvoirs surnaturels
Are we there yet? by Brian Levant ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick offers to take Suzanne's kids cross-country in an effort to win her heart. He must survive 24 hours with two kids bent on destroying him. Through all the road-blocks, he impresses not only Suzanne, but himself also
The Mighty Ducks ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slapped with a community service assignment, a tough trial lawyer must coach a ragtag team of pee wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score and can't win
My life in ruins ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgia came to Greece to follow a man. Cast aside, she finds herself alone and adrift in this foreign land. Eventually, her passion for history leads her to a job as a tour guide. But Georgia is bored, and has lost her 'kefi' (Greek for mojo) to boot. When Poupi replaces her regular driver at the last minute, Georgia thinks that her luck has just hit rock bottom. Thankfully, Georgia's latest batch of tourists is a more lively bunch than she's anticipated, and in between bouts with rival tour guide Nico, she manages to form a genuine connection with wisecracking widower Irv. Irv is a solo vacationer who maintains a jovial facade despite the fact that he misses his late wife dearly. With a little help from Irv, Georgia comes to realize that true love may be closer than she thinks
The spy next door ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Ho is an undercover CIA superspy who decides to give up his career in espionage to settle down with his next-door neighbor and girlfriend, Gillian. But Bob has one more mission to complete before Gillian agrees to marry him; he has to win over her three opinionated kids. When Gillian suddenly has to leave town, Bob volunteers to babysit the children so he can earn their approval
102 Dalmatians by Walt Disney ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stars Oddball, the spotless dalmatian puppy on a search for her rightful spots and Waddlesworth, the wisecracking, delusional macaw who thinks he's a rottweiler. This duo leads a posse of puppies on a mission to outfox the wildly wicked Cruella De Vil
Scooby-Doo 2 monsters unleashed by Raja Gosnell ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reunited Mystery, Inc. team return to their hometown of Coolsville as hereos where the local criminology museum offers an exhibition of the many ghostly disguises used by villains they've subdued over the years. Their warm welcome is short lived when a mean-spirited reporter airs a series of stories calling the teams abilities into question. To make matters worse, a number of the weird creature costumes are coming to life and wrecking havoc on the people of Coolsville
Jingle all the way by Arnold Schwarzenegger ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harried mattress salesman Howard Langston is late for his son Jamie's karate class. To placate his unhappy son he asks him if there is anything special he wants for Christmas. He wants Turbo Man, the hottest toy of the season. Howard naturally forgets to get it, and being Christmas Eve no stores have it in stock. So Howard now will stop at nothing to get the toy and reunite his family
The brave little toaster by Thomas M Disch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five electrical appliances find that their young owner has disappeared. The toaster takes charge, rounding up the vacuum cleaner, the electric blanket, bedside lamp and radio. Together they take off for the big city in search of their master
Scooby-Doo! ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes you back to when four teenage sleuths, plus one dog detective, first met. Unjustly accused of staging a spooky practical joke complete with ghosts, the kids are suspended from Coolsville High School. To clear their names, they team up to solve the supernatural mystery
Bill & Ted's excellent adventure ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screwball comedy about two high school students who face a difficult history exam. With the help of a time-traveling messenger they round up some historical heavyweights for their class project!
Duplex ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In terms of living the American Dream, Alex and Nancy have it pretty good. They're a young, vibrant couple in New York City with bright futures ahead of them. But one thing is missing: a home of their own. But their new home comes with one feature they didn't expect: an upstairs rent-controlled tenant, Mrs. Connelly, who isn't quite as easy going or frail as Alex and Nancy originally anticipated. As their blissful life begins to seriously fray around the edges, their dream home rapidly turns into a nightmare. It's then that they start to wonder: if they can't move Mrs. Connelly out
Heathers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high school student begins systematically to murder his fellow students
Bedazzled ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love-starved computer technician sells his soul for seven wishes and encounters modern versions of the seven deadly sins
 
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Alternative Names
Newman, David Louis.
Newman, David Louis, 1954-
Languages
English (140)
Spanish (12)
French (8)
German (3)
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