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Forrest, Frederic

Overview
Works: 240 works in 772 publications in 7 languages and 20,708 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television mini-series  Western television programs  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Frederic Forrest
 
Most widely held works by Frederic Forrest
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

69 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
Lonesome Dove by Simon Wincer( Visual )

37 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana. From the re-created towns to the vast plains to the expansive cattle drive and heart-stopping stampede, it is an inspiring and enlighting experience, certain to change your views of our American heritage
The conversation by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

43 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A provoking mystery-suspense drama exploring the morality of privacy. The story focuses on Harry Caul (Hackman), a surveillance expert, who conducts a routine surveillance job only to later find himself suspicious that he has become an unwitting player in a murder scheme
Falling down by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a troubled man, Bill Foster, who has a mental breakdown and embarks upon an increasingly violent crime spree across Los Angeles. A police detective, Sgt. Prendergast, who is working his last day before retiring, is the only one who correctly pieces together the clues. Prendergast races to find and arrest Foster before the dangerous and unpredictable man reaches his destination: his ex-wife and young daughter
Apocalypse now, the complete dossier( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
The rose by Mark Rydell( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bette Midler portrays a Janis Joplin-like rock star whose success is laced with so much booze, drugs and hard living [that] it eventually causes her downfall" -- Container
Andersonville : the great untold story of the Civil War( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War explodes, air thick with musket fire, soil drenched with the blood of kinsmen, bodies piling up like cords of wood. In the madness and fury, a small group of Union soldiers fall into the hands of the Confederate army. Overnight, they find themselves herded aboard a prison train bound for the deepest regions of the South, to a slice of Hell carved out of the Georgia clay known as Andersonville. A moving drama that tells the most tragic tales ever to come out of the Civil War
Tucker : the man and his dream( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and French and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tucker is an engineer and showman who has a vision of the car of the future. Against formidable odds he raises the money and builds a fleet of them, only to have his factory shut down by Detroit's Big Three auto manufacturers
Music box by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this intense courtroom thriller, Chicago attorney Ann Talbot (Jessica Lange) agrees to defend her Hungarian immigrant father Mike Laszlo (Armin Mueller-Stahl) against accusations of heinous war crimes committed 50 years earlier. As the trial unfolds, Ann probes for evidence that will not only establish his innocence but also lay to rest her own agonizing doubts about his past. When ... the trial moves to her father's homeland ... crucial testimony plus Ann's personal investigation lead to astonishing results."--Container
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a boy and a runaway slave on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
Path to war by Daniel Giat( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning after his election to the Presidency, Lyndon Johnson's dreams for "The Great Society" and his vision for civil rights in America were overshadowed by the Vietnam War. Johnson watches the nation react to the deaths of young Americans overseas
The Missouri breaks by Arthur Penn( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse thief Tom Logan has set his sights on the horses and daughter of rancher David Braxton. However, Braxton has hired the infamous Lee Clayton to make sure that his possessions are safe and that any horse thief is stopped in his tracks
Lassie by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dog everyone loves now leaps into the '90's with the Turner family moving to the country. The move creates lots of problems until a homeless collie helps the family overcome all the dramas one could possibly face in the wild American countryside
21 Jump Street( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all begins here, as baby-faced rookie Officer Tom Hanson (Johnny Depp) is assigned to an elite squad of young undercover cops - Judy Hoffs (Holly Robinson Peete), Doug Penhall (Peter DeLuise) and Harry Truman Ioki (Dustin Nguyen) - to infiltrate high schools and fight crime
U.S.-Mexican War 1846-1848( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1845, President John Tyler signed a Congressional resolution to annex Texas, and by 1846, 4,000 troops were on the Rio Grande. Shortly thereafter, President James Polk proposed that Mexico sell its northern half to the U.S. Hostilities commenced and the U.S. crossed the border to occupy Matamoras, U.S. warships landed troops at Veracruz, who fought their way overland to Mexico City. Santa Anna led a defending army, but the Mexicans were overwhelmed. In the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, Mexico sold its northern territories to the U.S. for $15 million. For Mexico, the war was a traumatic event that resulted in the loss of many lives, half its territory, and a great deal of pride and hope for the future. However, it brought together a people who still were struggling with what it meant to be Mexican, just 20 years after achieving independence from Spain. This film examines both sides of a conflict that changed the shape of nations and left a legacy that endures to this day
One from the heart by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and French and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frannie and Hank's romance has soured. When the inevitable split occurs, Frannie finds her dream man in a downtown store window. Hank takes up with Leila, a seductive exotic dancer. But, Frannie and Hank soon discover that being apart can be as difficult as being together used to be
Hammett by Wim Wenders( Visual )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashiell Hammett has retired from his career as a Pinkerton detective to write fiction. An old friend calls, and Hammett becomes involved in a search for a missing girl in Chinatown
The two Jakes by Jack Nicholson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1948 Los Angeles and private investigator Jake Gittes must solve a case of suspected adultery-turned-murder that's tied to a grab for oil and to Jake's own past
 
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Alternative Names
Forrest, Fred 1936-

Forrest, Frederic F. 1936-

Forrest, Frederic Fenimore 1936-

Forrest, Frederick 1936-

Frederic Forrest acteur américain

Frederic Forrest actor estadounidense

Frederic Forrest Amerikaans acteur

Frederic Forrest amerikansk skådespelare

Frederic Forrest amerikansk skodespelar

Frederic Forrest amerikansk skuespiller

Frederic Forrest attore statunitense

Frederic Forrest US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Frederic Forrest yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Garth, Matt 1936-

Форрест, Фредерик

Фредерик Форест

Фредерік Форрест

פרדריק פורסט

פרדריק פורסט שחקן אמריקאי

فردریک فورست بازیگر آمریکایی

فريدريك فورست

فريدريك فورست ممثل أمريكي

프레더릭 포러스트

フレデリック・フォレスト

弗雷德里克·福瑞斯特

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