WorldCat Identities

Field, Ted

Works: 97 works in 307 publications in 5 languages and 14,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Film remakes  Fantasy films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ted Field
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
Runaway bride by Julia Roberts( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely love story develops when a cynical, big-city columnist comes to a small town to cover the story of Maggie Carpenter, a bride who's left men at the altar several times
Riddick by Vin Diesel( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dangerous, escaped convict wanted by every bounty hunter in the known galaxy, Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. The only way off is for him to activate an emergency beacon and alert mercenaries who rapidly descend to the planet in search of their bounty
Everybody's fine by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frank Goode's grown children cancel a family reunion, the recent widower sets off on a cross-country journey to reconnect with each of them. A family separated by physical and emotional distance finds a way to come together
The heartbreak kid by Bobby Farrelly( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie is a confirmed bachelor who is forty and owns a sporting-goods store. After watching his ex-fiancé walk down the aisle, he meets Lila who is an environmental researcher. Lila seems too good to be true. Pressured by his father and best friend, Eddie pops the question and marries Lila after only six weeks. He almost immediately discovers that his new bride is a nightmare with more baggage than he can handle. While on their honeymoon in Cabo, Eddie meets Miranda, a down-to-earth lacrosse coach who is visiting with her family. Sparks fly between Eddie and Miranda, and now he needs to break off his marriage, all while trying to keep the truth from Miranda about why he's in Cabo in the first place
Jumanji by Joe Johnston( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Alan Parrish is sent to the jungles of Jumanji as he plays a mysterous board game. Twenty-six years later he is set free when two children play the game. Together they must outwit the powerful game, before new problems occur
3 men and a baby by Coline Serreau( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remake of the hit French comedy Trois Hommes et un Couffin (Three Men and a Cradle) about a trio of confirmed bachelors who unexpectedly discover the joys of fatherhood when a baby is left on their doorstep. The three men -- an actor, an architect and a cartoonist -- share an appartment where they entertain a steady succession of one-night stands. This all changes when a woman appears at their apartment one day with the actor's illegitimate infant. Dad happens to be out of town at the time, so it is up to his two woefully inexperienced roommates to deal with the baby that has been abandoned to their care
Cocktail by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise plays Brian Flanagan, a young confident and ambitious bartender who, with the help of a seasoned pro, becomes the toast of Manhattan's Upper East Side. But when he moves to Jamaica and meets an independent artist, their vivid romance brings a new perspective to the self-centered bartender's life
Class action by Michael Apted( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jedediah Tucker Ward (Gene Hackman) es un abogado idealista que lleva el caso de una persona que ha quedado con invalidez permanente debido a una falla de fabricación del automóvil que manejaba. Jedediah reclama una fuerte indemnización al fabricante. Por otro lado, su hija que también es abogada y de la que está distanciado, defiende a la empresa demandada
Revenge of the nerds by Jefferey Kanew( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revenge of the Nerds II: This time the gang is off to the United Fraternity Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, but thanks to the Alpha Betas, the Tri-Lambs are forced to endure Florida's most dismal accommodations
The seventh sign by Carl Schultz( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Revelation is at hand-- six signs of the Apocalypse have come to pass. Now only one woman can stop "The seventh sign."--Container.ase
Waist deep by Vondie Curtis-Hall( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man racing against the clock to save his son on the violent streets of Los Angeles
Roommates by Peter Yates( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evicted from his home, gruff-but-lovable old Rocky goes to live with his grandson Michael in the young man's crampted one-room apartment. When Michael brings home a new girlfriend ... things really heat up!
Kickboxer( Visual )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his brother is brutally killed by the fighter Tong Po, Kurt Sloane travels to Thailand and trains with the legendary Master Durand to avenge his brother's death
Outrageous fortune by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lauren and Sandy share the same boyfriend who mysteriously and conveniently disappears. They're thrown together in a cross-country pursuit for better or worse ... mostly for worse! A slam-bang, non-stop roller coaster of outrageous laughs
An innocent man by Billy Joel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is framed as a drug dealer and sent to prison by a pair of crooked cops. He tries to prove his innocence, but everyone in jail claims they were framed
The cutting edge by Paul Michael Glaser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a handsome, self-centered ex-ice hockey player and a figure skater with a prima donna attitude who dislike each other intensely, but they team up because to each other they represent a last resort for their prospective careers in the rink
Snow White : a tale of terror by Emilio Aragón( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Lillian's mother dies during childbirth, the father soon re-marries the well-intentioned Lady Claudia. However, Claudia's heart is ruled not by her husband, but by an evil mirror with the power to make Claudia Queen over all living things, until they are dead. A failed attempt to murder young Lillian leaves her wandering lost in a deep dark forest where she comes across seven dwarfs. However, handsome princes and dwarfs cannot always save the day
Critical condition by Michael Apted( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The symptoms: acute tickling of the funny bone and sever belly laughs. The diagnosis? Richard Pryor in Critical Condition. Playing a criminal who fakes insanity to avoid prison, Pryor ends up in a hospital mental ward. That's when the craziness starts as he escapes during a blackout and disguises himself as a doctor. Somehow Pryor brings order to chaos even while performing unorthodox physical examinations, delivering a baby and using a helicopter for air conditioning!
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tom Cruise plays Civil War hero Capt. Nathan Algren, who comes to Japan to fight the Samurai and ends up pledging himself to their cause. Ken Watanabe ... plays Katsumoto, a Samurai leader facing a vanishing way of life, whose destiny becomes intertwined with that of the American captain. Edward Zwick ... directs this sweeping and emotional epic tale of the birth of modern Japan."--Back cover
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Mr. Holland's Opus
JumanjiRevenge of the nerdsThe seventh signRoommatesThe cutting edge
Alternative Names
Field, Frederick Woodruff 1953-

Ted Field Amerikaans filmproducent

Ted Field producteur de cinéma américain

Ted Field produttore cinematografico statunitense

Ted Field US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Unternehmer

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