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Cassavetes, Nick

Overview
Works: 140 works in 528 publications in 8 languages and 14,131 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Comedy films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Restager , Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nick Cassavetes
The notebook by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

62 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy & fiercely independent young woman falls for an impoverished & passionate young man
My sister's keeper by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

41 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,325 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 1,821 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
The other woman by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

18 editions published in 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,446 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
Blow by Ted Demme( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,272 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
Alpha dog by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 964 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. With family links to organized crime, Johnny Truelove is on the warpath against Jake Mazursky, a sleazebag addict who owes him money. Fate intervenes when Johnny and his friend Frankie encounter Jake's 15-year-old half-brother Zack and hold him as collateral until Jake pays his debts. What begins as a casual, seemingly harmless situation escalates into a crisis of capital crime
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 846 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 )

40 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 419 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 385 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
Just like dad by Wayne Allan Rice( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 322 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 244 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 200 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 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delta force 3( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 42 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 32 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 27 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)
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
Wie ein einziger Tag The notebook( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La custode di mia sorella( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 20 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 Les pages de notre amour( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As teenagers, Allie and Noah begin a whirlwind courtship that soon blossoms into tender intimacy. The young couple is quickly separated by Allie's upper-class parents who insist that Noah isn't right for her. Several years pass, and when they meet again, their passion is rekindled, forcing Allie to choose between her soulmate and class order. This beautiful tale has a particularly special meaning to an older gentleman who regularly reads the timeless love story to his aging companion
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
My sister's keeper
Alternative Names
Casavettes, Nick

Cassavetes, Nicholas David Rowland 1959-

Nick Cassavetes Amerikaans filmregisseur

Nick Cassavetes attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Nick Cassavetes cinaste amricain

Nick Cassavetes US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Rowland Cassavetes, Nicholas David 1959-

Νικ Κασσαβέτης

Ник Кассаветис

نیک کاساوتس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

நிக் காஸ்சவேட்ஸ்

ნიკ კასავეტესი

닉 카사베티스

ニック・カサヴェテス

尼克卡薩維蒂

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