WorldCat Identities

Russell, David O. 1958-

Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David O Russell
Silver Linings Playbook by David O Russell( Visual )

80 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who has lost everything, his house, his job, his wife, and how he creates his own silver linings from the bonds he forms with his family and friends
American Hustle by David O Russell( Visual )

76 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation, American Hustle is the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, who along with his equally cunning and seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. Carmine Polito, mayor of Camden, is the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the cons and Feds. Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down
The fighter by Mark Wahlberg( Visual )

77 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, Dicky Eklund was known as the pride of Lowell, Massachusetts. There isn't a person in Lowell who doesn't know about the time that Dicky knocked down the great Sugar Ray Leonard. By the early 1990s, Dicky's crack addiction has soured everything, although he dreams of making a comeback. The real contender is his half-brother Micky Ward. 31-year-old Micky is an unassuming nice guy, long regarded as little more than a stepping-stone for rising fighters, but with undeniable potential. Between his controlling mom Alice, who manages his career, his crack head trainer brother, and a Greek chorus of seven sisters, Micky doesn't have a chance. Until his tough-chick bartender girlfriend Charlene gives him the confidence and support to consider a different course. But his success comes at a cost--as he must leave his family behind in the process
Joy by David O Russell( Visual )

49 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild story of a family across four generations centered on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty and becomes a matriarch in her own right. Betrayal, treachery, the loss of innocence and the scars of love, pave the road in this intense emotional and human comedy about becoming a true boss of family and enterprise facing a world of unforgiving commerce
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

76 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absurdly comic tale set after the end of the Gulf War, when three American soldiers looking to plunder stolen gold become involved in an uprising
I [heart] Huckabees by David O Russell( Visual )

40 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kindhearted, but confused environmental activist Andrew Markovski hires a pair of eccentric 'existential detectives' to help him find the meaning of life. All the while, a sexy, French author is trying to throw a wrench in their plan by seducing Andrew's mind and body
Anchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy by Adam McKay( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their suave looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
Flirting with disaster by David O Russell( Visual )

35 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a quest to find his biological parents, Mel Coplin--joined by his wife and a sexy adoption counselor--embarks on a cross-country search for his "roots." Yet as he careens from one outrageous situation to another, Mel finds himself tempted by the seductive counselor--even as his wife starts a flirtation of her own! By the time they meet up with his free-spirited birth parents, the whole situation is spinning out of control
Alienated by David O Russell( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Vietnamese and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Rosa, California, junior high school students Gene and Vince try to become famous and popular by publishing a free tabloid about real aliens, but a clash over whether to print a certain story not only damages their friendship, it lands them in the middle of an intergalactic conflict, as well
Accidental love by David O Russell( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice's perfect life is turned upside down when a freak accident leaves a nail lodged in her head, causing erratic behavior. After her fiancé calls off the engagement, Alice sets off in search of a cure and falls into the arms of Howard Birdwell, a sexy senator who champions her cause. Caught up in a love triangle held together by a nail, will Alice listen to her head or her heart?
I [heart] Huckabees : the shooting script by David O Russell( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An existential comedy: A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at night, wondering what it all
Spanking the monkey by David O Russell( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pre-med student looking forward to a prestigious internship is forced to put his dreams on hold when his father forces him to stay home and take care of his mother
The perfect storm by George Clooney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect storm: In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer, perfect storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail
Flirting with disaster & Spanking the monkey by David O Russell( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wholphin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of live and animated short films and documentaries
Soldiers pay by William Faulkner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Focusing on the brave men and women in combat, the protesters, the politicians on both sides of the fence, and Iraqis who now live in America, Soldiers Pay is a powerful film that brings forth passionate, moving insights that can only come from the direct experience of war."--Container
Il lato positivo = Silver linings playbook by David O Russell( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat has lost his house, his job, and his wife and now lives with his mom and dad after spending eight months in an institution. He is determined to rebuild his life and reunite with his wife. When Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own, things get complicated. She offers to help Pat get his wife back, but only if he'll do something for her in return. As their deal plays out, an unexpected bond begins to form between them, and silver linings appear in both of their lives
Happiness therapy by David O Russell( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depuis qu'il a fait une dépression et qu'on l'a diagnostiqué bipolaire, Pat Solitano a tout perdu : sa maison, son travail de professeur et sa femme, Nikki, qui l'a trompé. Après huit mois dans un hôpital psychiatrique, il se retrouve dans l'obligation d'emménager chez ses parents. Malgré tout, Pat affiche un optimisme à toute épreuve et est déterminé à se reconstruire et à renouer avec son ex-femme. Rapidement, il rencontre Tiffany, une jolie jeune femme ayant eu un parcours mouvementé. Tiffany se propose d'aider Pat à reconquérir sa femme, à condition qu'il lui rende un service en retour. Un lien inattendu commence à se former entre eux et, ensemble, ils vont essayer de reprendre en main leurs vies respectives
Joy by Annie Mumolo( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divorced mother of three Joy Mangano creates the Miracle Mop, overcomes personal and professional obstacles to become a self-made millionaire with an empire built on products based on her many patents
4 film favorites : George Clooney collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four films starring George Clooney
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Alternative Names
David O. Russell Amerikaans filmregisseur

David O. Russell amerikai filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró, producer

David O. Russell cinéaste américain

David O. Russell regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

David O. Russell US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

David Russell

Deivids Rasels

Greene, Stephen 1958-

O'Russell, David 1958-

Russel, David O. 1958-

Russell, David

Russell, David 1958-

Russell, David O.

Russell, David Owen.

Russell, David Owen 1958-

Ντέιβιντ Ο. Ράσελ

Девід Расселл

Дејвид О. Расел

Дэвид Оуэн Расселл

Расселл, Дэвид Оуэн

Դևիդ Ռասսել

דייוויד או. ראסל

ديفيد أو. راسل

ديفيد أو. راسيل

دیوید او. راسل فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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데이비드 O. 러셀

러셀, 데이비드 O. 1958-





Anchorman : the legend of Ron BurgundyAlienatedI [heart] Huckabees : the shooting scriptFlirting with disaster & Spanking the monkeyWholphin