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Zanuck, Lili Fini

Overview
Works: 73 works in 255 publications in 5 languages and 7,896 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  History  Biography  Television mini-series 
Roles: Producer, Director, fmp, fmd, Film editor, pmn, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lili Fini Zanuck
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

45 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
Reign of fire by Gregg Chabot( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of delightful and very human people meet up with some very bizarre and not-so-human beings in this Spielbergian sci-fi fantasy from director Ron Howard. Who are these visitors from a distant galaxy? They have come to earth on a rescue mission to retrieve a secret which has laid hidden on the ocean floor for thousands of years. They share a more wondrous adventure of love and friendship than they could ever have imagined"-- Case
True crime by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boozing, skirt-chasing and hard-living reporter realizes a death row prisoner scheduled to die at midnight is innocent. He races against time to save the man and perhaps lift his own life out of the trash heap
Eric Clapton : life in 12 bars by Eric Clapton( Visual )

18 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told through his own words, the documentary reflects on his traumatic childhood, his difficult struggle with drugs and alcohol, the loss of his son, and how he always found his inner strength and healing in music. It features extensive interviews with Clapton himself, along with his family, friends, musical collaborators, contemporaries and heroes, including late music icons B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and George Harrison
Mulholland Falls by Lee Tamahori( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What begins as a simple murder case, turns into a politically embroiled tug of war. Several clues seem to lead towards a restricted government post in the Nevada desert where nuclear bombs are being tested for military use
Cocoon : the return by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years after the first "Cocoon," the friendly aliens from the planet Anterea return to Earth to rescue some incubation pods, which have been found by a team of scientists. The elderly people (Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley) who left Earth with them come along to visit with friends and family in Florida. Resuming their old lives proves alluring against the prospect of eternal life on Anterea. Meanwhile, the aliens try to rescue their children, with the help of scientist Sara (Courteney Cox)
Rush by Lili Fini Zanuck( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercover narcotics officers Jim Raynor and Kristen Cates are partners who become lovers and addicts as they infiltrate the local drug scene in order to bring down a suspected drug lord
Revelations( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard professor Dr. Richard Massey and Sister Josepha Montafiore are unlikely partners drawn into a deepening mystery when they discover evidence that the world, as predicted by The Book of Revelations, has reached The End of Days
Wild Bill by Walter Hill( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wild Bill Hickok, a hard-drinking quick-shooting gunslinger. In Deadwood, South Dakota, a mysterious stranger announces he will not leave until Hickok is dead. Wild Bill finds comfort in the arms of Calamity Jane, but is haunted by the memory of the woman he loved
Cocoon ; Cocoon : the return( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocoon: When the Antareans, advanced beings from another planet, arrive at an old age home in Florida, the senior citizens there get a second chance at being young in this story of youth, old age, and how people choose to live their lives
Clean slate by Mick Jackson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due to a rare form of amnesia, Private Investigator M.L. Pogue, the key witness in the murder trial of a dangerous mobster, forgets all the details of his life each time he falls asleep
Absolute power ; True crime( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True Crime: Boozer. Skirt chaser. Careless father. Fault-ridden veteran reporter Steve Everett must beat the clock when he realizes a death row prisoner slated to die at midnight is innocent
Rich in love by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired man's wife of 27 years has left him to start a new life. Ironically her departure leads to her family's growth and maturity
From the earth to the moon( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized telling of the American space program, from its start to the moon landings
Absolute power by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True Crime : Boozer. Skirt chases. Careless father. You could create your own list of veteran reporter Steven Everett's faults, but not right now. A San Quentin death row prisoner is slated to die at midnight, a man Everett has suddenly realized is innocent. Intercuts the parallel stories of the inmate and Everett's scramble to save the man. And just maybe, lift his own life out of the trash heap along the way
Life in 12 bars : Eric Clapton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told through his own words, the documentary reflects on his traumatic childhood, his difficult struggle with drugs and alcohol, the loss of his son, and how he always found his inner strength and healing in music. It features extensive interviews with Clapton himself, along with his family, friends, musical collaborators, contemporaries and heroes, including late music icons B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and George Harrison
From the Earth to the Moon( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains parts 1-3 from the series
Cocoon (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art, Ben and Joe are three simple, aging senior citizens who like to swim in the unguarded swimming pool next door from the old folks home they live in. One day they go swimming and feel energized and 'ready to take on the world!' What they soon discover is that the pool was recently bought by four alien Antereans incognito as humans. The men and their friends offer to help the Antereans return the cocoons and as a reward, the Antereans offer something magnificent
From the earth to the moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes events in the history of Project Apollo, NASA's first manned space flights to the moon, covering the astronauts and missions flown from 1961 through 1972, with a selection of bonus features, and introductions by Tom Hanks
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Driving Miss Daisy
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True crimeCocoon : the returnRushRevelations
Alternative Names
Fini Zanuck, Lili 1954-

Lili Fini Zanuck Amerikaans filmregisseuse

Lili Fini Zanuck US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin und Filmregisseurin

Lili Zanuck

Лили Фини Занук

Languages
English (157)

Spanish (13)

French (6)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)