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Zanuck, Richard D.

Overview
Works: 263 works in 1,166 publications in 9 languages and 40,624 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Interviewee, Production personnel, Author, pmn, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard D Zanuck
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

109 editions published between 1975 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 4,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town's chief of police ..., a young marine biologist, and a grizzled shark hunter ... embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again"--Container
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Tim Burton( Visual )

53 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quirky situations, action and mild language
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

50 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,055 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
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( Visual )

61 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Sullivan works as an enforcer for his adopted father, Irish gangster John Rooney. When Sullivan's son, Mike Jr., witnesses one of his father's killings on Rooney's behalf, the gangster decides that his ward and his family are liabilities that must be removed. Sullivan tries to safeguard his son and get even with the man who betrayed him, while his son focuses on bonding with his emotionally distant father
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
Alice in Wonderland by Tim Burton( Visual )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Kingsleigh is a young woman at a crossroads. Not knowing what she wants from life, she is being pushed, pulled, strong-armed, and confused into doing what everyone expects of her. A marriage proposal in front of friends and family pushes Alice over the edge and down the rabbit hole into a place she hasn't visited since her father died 10 years before. Only problem is, she's now a very different person, has no memories of Underland, and is somehow still expected to be someone she's not. How can she argue with something that's mapped out in full visual splendor in the prophetic Oraculum? With the help of The Mad Hatter, The White Queen, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Absolom, The Cheshire Cat, and the Bandersnatch, can Alice unlock the mystery of her past and light a path to her future?
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
Dark shadows by Tim Burton( Visual )

27 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate has fallen into ruin. The dysfunctional remnants of the Collins family have fared little better and are in need of his protection
Yes man by Peyton Reed( Visual )

31 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Allen signs up for a self-help program based on one simple principle : say yes to everything ... and anything. Unleashing the power of 'yes' transforms Carl's life in amazing and unexpected ways, but he soon discovers that embracing every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods. But the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus an unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny."--Back of container
The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2019 in English and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young con man teams up with a seasoned con man to win money from a criminal banker in 1930s Chicago
Deep impact by Mimi Leder( Visual )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Deep Impact' is the story of the world's reaction to a death sentence. As a comet approaches the earth which might not be destroyed or diverted before it reaches earth, each individual struggles in the face of extinction to find what most matters to him or her
Reign of fire by Gregg Chabot( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,020 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 )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
The verdict by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

53 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic lawyer stumbles upon one last chance to redeem himself by taking on a controversial court case against seemingly insurmountable opposition
The verdict( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic, failed attorney is reduced to ambulance chasing. A friend gives him a supposedly easy malpractice case which becomes a last chance to redeem himself and his career
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terrorized the small summer resort of Amity; but the shark that Police Chief Brody destroyed wasn't the only one in the ocean! The same heart-stopping suspense and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
Planet of the apes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remake of the original 1968 film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet, he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers and humans are little more than slaves
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
True crime by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 578 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
 
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Richard D. Zanuck Amerikaans filmproducent (1934-2012)

Richard D. Zanuck producteur de films américain

Richard D. Zanuck productor de cine estadounidense

Richard D. Zanuck productor de cinema estatunidenc

Richard D. Zanuck produtor de cinema estadounidense

Richard D. Zanuck produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard D. Zanuck US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Zanuck, Richard Darryl.

Zanuck, Richard Darryl 1934-2012

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