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Newman, David 1954-

Works: 371 works in 940 publications in 7 languages and 37,720 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Animated films  Animal films  Humor  Humorous stories 
Roles: Composer, Musician, 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 )
30 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty thousand years ago, as the Earth was being overrun with glaciers, Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger, Sid the sloth, and the human baby Scrat become a courageous quartet braving the frozen terrain and embarking on an incredible journey to return Scrat to human civilization
How to lose a guy in 10 days ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the "How to" columnist for a trendy magazine, Andie Anderson agrees to write a first-hand account about what it takes to drive a man out of your life in exactly ten days; meanwhile, eligible ad agency bachelor Benjamin Barry accepts a high stakes bet that he can lure any woman into falling in love with him in ten days
Serenity by Joss Whedon ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crew of the Serenity is getting desperate. They have lain lower and lower to protect their doctor, Simon Tam (Sean Maher), and his telepathic traumatized little sister, River (Summer Glau), from the alliance, whom he rescued her from a year earlier. This has made getting jobs harder and now they are desperate. When they take River on a robbery during which Reavers (humans who have gone crazy and turned into cannibals) attack, Simon decides that its time to leave the crew of the Serenity for his and River's safety. She then mutters "Miranda" and goes berserk and nearly shoots Capt. Malcolm Reynolds (Nathan Fillion), until her brother says the safety word to put her to sleep. Reynolds decides to take them back on board for safety, only now an alliance operative (Chiwetel Ejiofor) is on their tracks and making Reynolds determined to find out what "Miranda" is and what the
Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat by Bo Welch ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Conrad et Sally s'ennuient mortellement à la maison. Mais l'irruption d'un chat géant au chapeau magique va leur montrer comment vraiment s'amuser... Gags et péripéties assurés !
Monster-in-law by Jane Fonda ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,595 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 Steve Carr ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Product development executives lose their jobs and open their own day care center after they are forced to take their children out of an exclusive academy
Scooby-Doo by Raja Gosnell ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mystery Inc. pals are individually summoned to Spooky Island to investigate a series of paranormal incidents at the ultra-hip Spring Break hot spot. Concerned that his frightfully popular resort might truly be haunted, Spooky Island owner Emile Mondavarious tries to reunite those notoriously meddling detectives to solve the mystery before his supernatural secret scares away the college crowds
The Mighty Ducks ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brash young attorney gets sentenced to community service -- coaching a losing hockey team from the wrong side ofthe tracks
Are we there yet? ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,324 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
102 Dalmatians by Walt Disney ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,224 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
The spy next door ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,172 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
My life in ruins ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,172 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
Jingle all the way by Arnold Schwarzenegger ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 981 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 buy it, and since it's Christmas Eve no stores have it in stock. Howard starts on a desperate quest to get the toy and reunite his family
The Flintstones by Brian Levant ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After an aptitude test mix-up, Fred Flintstone trades his job as bronto-crane operator for a vice presidency. But there's trouble brewing in Bedrock: an evil executive and his sinister secretary are now plotting to use Fred as the fall guy in an embezzlement scheme!
Scooby-Doo! ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 852 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
Duplex ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex and Nancy are a young married couple who are happy and successful, but lack the perfect home. They think they may have found just the place when they discover the bottom half of a beautiful old duplex has opened up. While the couple are delighted with their new flat, they discover it has one major disadvantage they hadn't counted on - their upstairs neighbor, Mrs. Connelly, an elderly woman who soon makes their lives a living hell
The brave little toaster by Walt Disney ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 783 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 )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Off to a resort with summer jobs, the gang stumbles onto a mystery when the Frog Monster of Lake Erie makes an unexpected appearance, scaring away all the guests. Only Mystery Inc. can save the day, but with a creature on the loose, mystical moonstones and summer romance in the air, will they be able to work as a team and solve the crime?
Life or something like it by Stephen Herek ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lanie does puff pieces on the nightly news. Ready to take on the national news, her boss suggests she hone her skills with ace cameraman Pete. Her comfortable, shallow existence begins to change the moment she and Pete do a story on Prophet Jack, a soothsayer who spouts unusually accurate predictions to passers-by in exchange for spare change. He predicts that Lanie will not get her cushy promotion, in fact, he says she'll die within a week. When Jack's other prophecies start coming true, Lanie starts living each day as if it were her last
Heathers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Heathers, is comprised of Heather Chandler, Heather Duke and Heather McNamara rounded out by Veronica Sawyer who is so fed up with the Heathers and the entire peer pressure cooker that she starts running with J.D., a mysterious, possible psychotic, motorcycle riding newcomer. But what begins as their noble effort to rid Westerburg of its bad apples ends up take a real toll. And their teen rebellion produces a serious and mounting body count
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.07 for Scooby-Doo ... to 0.20 for Heathers ...)
Alternative Names
Newman, David Louis.
Newman, David Louis, 1954-