WorldCat Identities

Cassavetes, Nick

Works: 133 works in 490 publications in 6 languages and 13,637 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Actor, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nick Cassavetes
The notebook by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

57 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Hamilton and Noah Calhoun meet one evening at a caranival. But they are separated by Allie's parents who dissaprove of Noah's unwealthy family, and move Allie away. When Allie doesn't hear from Noah after several years, she meets and becomes engaged to a handsome young soldier named Lon. Allie, with her love still alive for Noah, stops by Noah's home to check on him. Seeing that their reunion has rekindled a passionate romance, Allie must now choose between true love and the match that her parents approve of
My sister's keeper by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

37 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. Suddenly, their baby girl falls ill, and her only hope for survival rests in her parents' ability to find a compatible bone marrow donator. Their desperate decision to conceive another child raises both ethical and moral questions and begins to erode their relationship. Their actions ultimately set off a court case that threatens to tear the family apart
John Q by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

47 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Q. is a factory worker facing financial hardship as a result of reduced hours in his workplace. He and his wife soon discover that their child is in need of an emergency heart transplant. Although they have an HMO, they are informed that their policy doesn't cover such an expensive procedure. Unable to raise the money for the surgury himself and with no recourse but to take his son home to die, John snaps and holds the staff and patients of the hospital's emergency room hostage at gunpoint
Blow by Ted Demme( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of George Jung. This is an uncompromising look at the rise and fall of the man who became the largest importer of Colombia cocaine to the United States in the 1970's
The other woman by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York attorney Carly is nobody's fool. So when she accidentally discovers that her boyfriend Mark is married, she's less than thrilled. When yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on their cheating, lying, three-timing man
Alpha dog by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the real-life case of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer in California's San Gabriel Valley who, in 2000, became one of the youngest men to appear on the FBI's ten most wanted list
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Sean Archer (John Travolta) must go undercover to investigate the location of a lethal biological weapon planted by his arch rival, terrorist-for-hire Castor Troy (Nicolas Cage). After undergoing a radical surgical procedure, Archer literally "borrows" Troy's face and identity to carry out his mission. But things go awry when Troy, emerging from a coma, is transformed into Archer and wreaks havoc upon his life, both at work and at home
She's so lovely by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maureen and first husband Eddie lived through some very wild times ... until an unforeseen crisis finally drove them apart. So when he walks back into her life after ten years ... Maureen must choose between her love for husband number two and the electricity she shares with Eddie!
Quantum leap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theorizing that he could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished. He woke trapped in the past. His only guide is Al, who appears in the form of a hologram that only Sam can see and hear. Sam must now "leap" into various persons throughout history to correct errors of the past and eventually return to his own life in the present
Just like dad by Wayne Rice( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for a superman father, a boy discovers that the hero he seeks is just someone in everyway just like dad
Unhook the stars( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet widow agrees to babysit for her rowdy neighbor, who is determined to take her for a walk on the wild side
The Wraith( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernatural tale pitting The Wraith against a bizarre and brutal band of young, drag-racing delinquents who have been wreaking havoc on a small Arizona town
Nicholas Sparks box( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delta force 3( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrorist mastermind plants an atomic bomb in an American city, and the president has only one choice ... call the Delta Force
The Nicholas Sparks film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebook: A wealthy young woman must choose between true love and a match her parents approve of
Le pagine della nostra vita( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un uomo in una casa di riposo legge tutti i giorni la stessa storia ad una anziana signora affetta da demenza senile: è la storia di due giovani e del loro amore contrastato dall'opposizione dei genitori di lei, dalla lontananza e dalla disillusione. Nonostante tutto l'amore resterà inalterato nel tempo. (Musicafilm)
Wie ein einziger Tag jede Liebe hat eine grossartige Geschichte( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beim Leben meiner Schwester( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In diesem Film über eine liebevolle Familie, die durch die Krankheit eines Kindes zerrissen und wieder vereint wird, spielen Cameron Diaz, Abigail Bresling und Alec Baldwin die Hauptrollen. Zusammen mit weiteren hervorragenden Darstellern erzählen sie von der elfjährigen Anna Fitzgerald, die nur gezeugt wurde, um ihrer leukämiekranken Schwester Körperteile zu spenden. Doch eines Tages verlangt Anna Selbstbestimmung über ihren eigenen Körper. Diese Willensbekundung könnte die Fitzgeralds in zwei Lager spalten oder sie zu der Erkenntnis führen, was eine Familie ausmacht: Zuneigung - aber auch Würde
La custode di mia sorella( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate Fitzgerald è un'adolescente innamorata della vita e colpita a pochi anni da una forma aggressiva di leucemia. La sua famiglia, partecipe e protettiva, combatte da sempre la sua battaglia. Sara, la madre, ha abbandonato lavoro e carriera per garantirle cure e sostegno, Brian, il padre, veglia sulla famiglia e cerca come può di contenere il dolore della figlia e l'ostinata determinazione della moglie davanti alla malattia, Jesse, figlio maggiore, è un ragazzo introverso e suo malgrado defilato, Anna, figlia minore, ha undici anni ed è stata concepita in provetta per "riparare" la patologia progressiva della sorella maggiore. Provata emotivamente e sfinita dal disinteresse della madre, sempre troppo concentrata su Kate, Anna denuncia i genitori e chiede l'emancipazione medica e i diritti sul proprio corpo. Il processo li dividerà fino a riunirli. (LaFeltrinelli)
The notebook N'oublie jamais by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Atteinte de la maladie d'Alzheimer, Allie a tout oublié de sa vie. Chaque jour, Duke vient lui lire le récit de deux jeunes gens qui se sont passionnément aimés dans les années 40, avant que l'existence et les conventions ne les séparent. Si elle ne peut plus se souvenir, Allie peut encore ressentir, et la voix de Duke fait ressurgir le passé et une magnifique histoire d'amour. Ces mots, Allie les connaît, elle a parfois l'impression de les avoir déjà lus, de les avoir peut-être même écrits..."
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.00 for La custode ... to 0.31 for Beim Leben ...)

My sister's keeper
Alternative Names
Casavettes, Nick.

Cassavetes, Nicholas David Rowland 1959-

Rowland Cassavetes, Nicholas David 1959-

My sister's keeperJohn QBlowAlpha dogDelta force 3The Nicholas Sparks film collection