WorldCat Identities

Wasco, David

Works: 23 works in 63 publications in 5 languages and 6,594 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Film noir  Crime films  Film adaptations  Erotic films 
Roles: prs, Producer, Set designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David Wasco
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family
El Norte = The North by Xavier Beauvois( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zeus is a rowdy little ruffhouse of a dog, but no less rough around the edges than his owner Terry and Terry's son Jordan. They've moved in next door to Mary Beth, a marine biologist who is more than a little preoccupied with studying Roxanne, a delightful dolphin, and keeping a watchful eye on her two uncontrollable daughters. When Zeus and Roxanne develop an unexpected relationship, it changes the lives of both families
Seven psychopaths by Martin McDonagh( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is a struggling screenwriter who wants nothing more than to finish his script. Instead, he becomes entangled with the Los Angeles gangster underworld when his odd, but well-meaning friends kidnap a volatile gangster's shih tzu. The ordeal gives Marty all the inspiration he needs; now, he must live long enough to finish his story
Jackie Brown by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and German and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ordell Robbie es un letal y astuto traficante de armas que opera en California con la ayuda de una explosiva rubia. Aunque Ordell se jacta de tener todo bajo control no cuenta con la deslealtad de su novia, la psicosis de su socio de negocios y el impactante temperamento de Jackie Brown, una mujer que usando sus propias reglas lo desafiará en un juego sangriento
Jersey girl by Kevin Smith( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ollie is madly in love with his wife. But when the Manhattan music publicist's wife dies in childbirth, Ollie's life becomes emotionally shattered. Not sure what to do next, he moves to New Jersey with his infant daughter to live with his dad. Juggling his career and single parenthood proves more than Ollie can manage, and one day he's fired after he bungles a major press event. He devotes his time to his daughter and ends up frequenting a local video store where he strikes up a friendship with a woman named Maya
Inglourious basterds by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bastardos sin gloria comienza en una Francia ocupada po los alemanes, donde Shosanna Dreyfus (Mélanie Laurent) atestigua la ejecución de su familia a manos del Coronel Nazi Hans Landa (Christoph Waltz). Shosanna logra escapar y huye a París, donde elle se crea una nueva identidad como la dueña y operadora de un cine. En algún lugra de Europa, en Teniente Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) organiza a un grupo de soldados judíos para ejecutar los más crueles pero merecidos castigos. Conocido por sus enemigos como Los bastardos, la escuadrilla de Raine se alía a la actriz y agente secreta alemana Bridgent Von Hammersmark (Diane Kruger) en una misión para exterminar a los líderes del Tercer Reich. Los destinos convergen bajo una sala de cine, donde Shosanna ejecuta un plan de venganza que ella misma diseñó
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accomplished thief has his career jeopardized after he's caught on security cameras during a job. Broke, he and his associates are blackmailed by their longtime fence into jacking Swiss gold bars from an airplane. As they plot the complicated score, he and his crew become suspicious of the relationship between his young wife and the fence's nephew, who has been planted on the crew to keep an eye on them for his uncle. Betrayals and backstabbings are the order of the day as they get closer to the payday of a lifetime
Bottle rocket by Wes Anderson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored young men and best friends Anthony (Luke Wilson), Dignan (Owen Wilson), and Bob (Robert Musgrave) stage a wildly complex, mildly successful robbery of a small bookstore, then go "on the lam." During their adventures, Anthony falls in love with a South American housekeeper, Inez (Lumi Cavazos), and they befriend local thief extraordinaire Mr. Henry (James Caan)
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the perfect strangers, assembled to pull off the perfect crime. Then their simple robbery explodes into a bloody ambush, and the ruthless killers realize one of them is a police informer. Now, they have to figure out which one is the snitch
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Fischer, a gifted 10th grader at elite Rushmore Academy, is editor of the school newspaper, as well as captain or president of innumerable clubs and societies. He is also one of the worst students in the school with the threat of expulsion hanging constantly over his head. Max's world is rocked when he falls for 1st grade teacher Miss Cross, and finds himself competing for her affections with his friend, steel tycoon Mr. Blume, the wealthy father of two of his classmates
Collateral by Michael Mann( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cab driver, Max, finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer, Vincent, as the latter makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in LA. Max must find a way to save both himself and one last victim
Quentin Tarantino collection by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kill Bill. Volume 1 (2003): The Bride wakes up after a long coma. The baby that she carried before entering the coma is gone. The only thing on her mind is to have revenge on the assassination team that betrayed her - a team she was once part of
Fifty shades of Grey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eine Literaturstudentin begegnet einem jungen Milliardär, der seine Sexualität nur in dominanten sadomasochistischen Gesten auszuleben vermag. Die Verfilmung des ersten Bands einer kommerziell äußerst erfolgreichen Romantrilogie setzt nicht auf spektakuläre oder gar spekulative Bildexzesse, sondern erzählt im Wechsel von ausufernden Dialogen und gebremsten Sexszenen von der beginnenden Herzensbildung eines versehrten Mannes. Dabei deutet die stellenweise betont kühle Inszenierung die emotionalen und erotischen Spannungen dieser Konstellation nur ansatzweise an
The Quentin Tarantino collection. Kill Bill Volume 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Quentin Tarantino collection. Kill Bill Volume 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Los exćentricos Tenenbaums The royal Tenebawms( )

1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El excéntrico Tenebaum (Gene Hackman) y su esposa Etheline (Angelica Huston) tuvieron tres hijos -Chas, Margot y Richie- y después se separaron. Chas (Ben Stiler) comenzó a comprar bienes raíces cuando todavía era un adolescente y parecía tener un talento prodigioso para las finanzas internacionales. Margot (Gwyneth Paltrow) era escritora y recibió una beca Braverman de $ dólares cuando estaba en la secundaria Richie (Luke Wilson) era un campeonato Nacional de Estados Unidos tres años consecutivos. Sin embargo, el recuerdo de la genialidad de los jóvenes Tenebawms fue posteriormente borrado por dos décadas de traiciones, fracasos y desastres. Touchstone Home Entertainment se enorgullse de presentar este hilarante, conmovedor y brillantemente realizado retrato de la melancolía y la redención
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Wasco, Dave

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