WorldCat Identities

Paymer, David

Works: 125 works in 393 publications in 8 languages and 24,402 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about David Paymer
Most widely held works by David Paymer
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board a slave ship bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
In good company by Paul Weitz( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
Alex & Emma by Rob Reiner( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alex es un escritor con dos grandes problemas: una gran deuda de juego y un bloqueo mental que le impide continuar su libro. Cuando es amenazado de muerte por la mafia Cubana se dará cuenta que si quiere seguir viviendo, deberá terminar su novela en 30 días. Para lograrlo a tiempo decide recurrir a Emma, una atractiva taquigrafa, pero tan pronto como Alex comienza a dictarle su historia sobre un romántico triangulo amoroso. Emma cuestiona todas sus ideas. Su intrigante y desinteresada ayuda comienza a tener una influencia positiva en Alex y su narración. Pronto su vida comenzará a influir en su novela más allá de lo que hubiera imaginado."--Envase
Payback by Romell Ayo( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mel Gibson is Porter, a career criminal bent on revenge after his partners in a street heist betray him
Mighty Joe Young by Ron Underwood( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-foot-tall Central African gorilla is brought to America to save him from poachers. But his notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past
Drag me to Hell by Sam Raimi( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Brown (Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer. She is on a desperate quest to break an evil curse. Professor Clay Dalton (Long) is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. Christine then finds herself the target of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Jersey girl by Kevin Smith( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jersey girl: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
State and Main by David Mamet( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to save money on production costs, a movie production crew moves into a small town in Vermont. The crew soon discovers that their much needed "prop" has burned down, the star can't keep his pants zipped, the starlet won't take off her top and the locals want a piece of the action
Resurrecting the champ( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family
Warm springs by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring true story about Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, who seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster, so when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down and out filmmakerHarry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Redbelt by David Mamet( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jujitsu master becomes corrupted by the glitz and glamour of Hollywood. When a respected jujitsu master eschews a lucrative prizefighting career in favor of opening a self-defense dojo, it appears that he has chosen a peaceful path in life. The dedicated master's fate takes an unanticipated turn, however, when he is manipulated into participating in ultimate fighting championships by a group of unscrupulous actors and fight promoters. Later, as the master is being relentlessly beaten in a dirty street fight, he connects with a high-profile action star with serious marital problems. Realizing that the only way to regain his honor is to step into the ring, he reluctantly prepares for the fight of his life
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the fall of Richard Nixon, as depicted through a retrospective of his political and personal life. Begins with a disclaimer that the film is "an attempt to understand the truth ... based on numerous public sources and on an incomplete historical record."
Heart and souls( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and Italian and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four souls learn why they are earthbound and tied to a hard driving executive--through him, they each have one chance to resolve the unfinished business in their lives
Mr. Saturday Night by Billy Crystal( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a legendary comedian who nobody's ever heard of and his hilarious backstage climb-to-the-middle
The hurricane by Herbie Hancock Trio( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
Focus( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the height of World War II, this story follows the lives of a Brooklyn man and his wife as they become the victims of their bigoted community, who mistakenly believe them to be Jewish
The long way home by Mark Jonathan Harris( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the critial post-WWII period from 1945-1948 and the plight of tens of thousands of Jewish refugees who survived the Nazi Holocaust but whom most of the world left to fend for themselves. Their attempt to get to the homeland led to the creation of the State of Israel in 1948
The odd couple by Neil Simon( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyper-neurotic Felix and the slob Oscar, two poker buddies, become wildly mismatched roomates when they find themselves bachelors again
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Alternative Names
David Paymer acteur et cinéaste américain

David Paymer aktor amerykański

David Paymer Amerikaans acteur

David Paymer amerikansk skådespelare

David Paymer amerikansk skodespelar

David Paymer amerikansk skuespiller

David Paymer attore e regista statunitense

David Paymer US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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In good companyPaybackMighty Joe YoungRedbeltNixonThe hurricaneFocusThe odd couple