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Cassavetes, Nick

Overview
Works: 116 works in 424 publications in 7 languages and 12,024 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nick Cassavetes
The notebook ( Visual )
46 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allie Hamilton and Noah Calhoun meet one evening at a carnival but are separated by Allie's parents who disapprove 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 Nick Cassavetes ( Visual )
55 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,222 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 )
42 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,790 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 )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of George Jung, the man who established the American cocaine market in the 1970's
Alpha dog by Nick Cassavetes ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 919 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 Woo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 750 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 )
36 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 446 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 357 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 Blair Treu ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 331 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 by Nick Cassavetes ( 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 176 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
Delta Force 3 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terrorist fanatic plants an atomic bomb in an American city and holds the nation hostage. The Delta Force's assignment is to get the terrorist and the bomb
Nicholas Sparks box ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nicholas Sparks film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A walk to remember: A popular high school student forms a special relationship with a preacher's daughter
Wie ein einziger Tag The notebook ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The notebook N'oublie jamais by Nick Cassavetes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 16 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..."
Alpha dog music from the motion picture by Aaron Zigman ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le pagine della nostra vita ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 11 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)
The notebook Les pages de notre amour ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noah Calhoun regularly visits Allie Nelson who is in a nursing home because of Alzheimer's. He reads to her from an old, faded notebook containing the account of a young couple, how they met, fell in love, and confronted obstacles to their happiness. It is their own story and sometimes she remembers
Quiet cool ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hard-core New York City cop travels to northern California to investigate the disappearance of a former girlfriend's brother and sister-in-law
 
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Alternative Names
Casavettes, Nick
Cassavetes, Nicholas David Rowland 1959-
Rowland Cassavetes, Nicholas David 1959-
Languages
English (211)
French (21)
German (19)
Spanish (11)
Multiple languages (6)
Chinese (3)
Italian (1)
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