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Morse, David 1953-

Overview
Works: 207 works in 700 publications in 9 languages and 33,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Prison films  Interviews  Humor  Young adult works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Narrator, Interviewee, Recipient, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Morse
 
Most widely held works by David Morse
The green mile by Stephen King ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Death Row guards at a penitentiary, in the 1930's, have a moral dilemma with their job when they discover one of their prisoners, a convicted murderer, has a special gift
The hurt locker by Kathryn Bigelow ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
US Army Staff Sergeant Will James, Sergeant J.T. Sanborn and Specialist Owen Eldridge comprise the Bravo Company's bomb disposal unit stationed in Baghdad. James is the tech team leader. When he arrives on the scene, Bravo Company has thirty-nine days left on its current deployment, and it will be a long thirty-nine days for Sanborn and Eldridge whose styles do not mesh with that of their new leader. James' thrill of the dismantlement seems to be the ultimate goal regardless of the safety of his fellow team members, others on the scene or himself. On the other hand, Sanborn is by the book: he knows his place and duty and trusts others in the army to carry out theirs as well as he. Eldridge is an insecure soldier who is constantly worried that an error or misjudgment on his part will lead to the death of an innocent civilian or a military colleague. While the three members face their own internal issues, they have to be aware of any person at the bomb sites, some of whom may be bombers themselves
John Adams by Kirk Ellis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers - General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson - in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Disturbia by D. J Caruso ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his father's death, Kale Brecht becomes a sullen, withdrawn, and troubled young man. He finds himself under a court-ordered sentence of house arrest after a run in with the law. His mother, Julie, works night and day to support herself and her son, only to be met with Kale's indifference and lethargy. As the walls of his house begin to close in on Kale, he turns into a voyeur as his interests turn outside the windows of his suburban home towards those of his neighbors. Slowly, Kale begins to suspect his neighbor is a serial killer
Messenger by Lois Lowry ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Knowing that the Village will soon be closed to all outsiders, Matty must make the trek through the dangerous Forest to find Seer's daughter and convince her to return with him before it is too late and he loses her forever
World War Z by Marc Forster ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
The odd life of Timothy Green ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a childless couple buries a box with all of their wishes for an infant in their backyard, their wishes are granted. However, their child, Timothy Green, is not all that he appears
16 blocks ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Mosley is a burnt-out detective who is assigned the unenviable task of transporting a fast-talking convict from jail, 16 blocks to the 100 Centre Street courthouse. However, as the two head off, Mosley learns that the man is supposed to testify against Mosley's colleagues, and the entire NYPD want the witness dead. Mosley must choose between loyalty to his colleagues and protecting the witness
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
69 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selma, a Czechoslovakian immigrant, is a single mother working in a factory in rural America circa 1964. She is also afflicted by a hereditary disease, which will cost her her sight. Determined to protect her 10-year-old son from the same fate, Selma is saving her money to get him an operation. In the evenings, Selma escapes by rehearsing for a production of The Sound of Music with her best friend. When a neighbor betrays her trust, Selma's life spirals out of control and the lines between reality and fantasy blur
Dreamer inspired by a true story by Dreamer (Motion picture : 2005) ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben Crane is a Kentucky horse trainer who watches in horror as a championship filly breaks a leg during a practice run. Ordinarily the horse would have to be put down, but today Ben's daughter, Cale, is at the track. Ben impulsively buys the horse, which causes him to lose his job. The rehabilitation process of the horse is almost too much for a farm that's already struggling to survive in a modern economy, but the horse turns out to be a much-needed salve to the nearly broken family, including Ben's wife and father
Hearts in Atlantis by Scott Hicks ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a mid-aged man's friend dies, Bobby takes a look back at his childhood memories ... When mysterious out-of-towner, Ted, moves into the boarding house that 11-year-old Bobby shares with his self-involved mother, Bobby jumps at the chance to befriend an adult who talks to him straightforwardly. Ted enlists Bobby to read him the newspaper daily--and to keep an eye out for the "low men" bent on capturing Ted, who possesses a strange mind-reading power
Proof of life ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an American man working in a South American country is kidnapped, a special agent works with the man's wife to free him
Abraham and Mary Lincoln a house divided ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A six part program which examines the Lincolns' family life and marriage, Abraham Lincoln's presidency, and the Civil War era
The long kiss goodnight by Renny Harlin ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A schoolteacher learns that she was once a lethal assassin for the CIA, and teams up with a wise-cracking detective to uncover her past before a hi-tech army of corrupt government renegades kills them both
The negotiator by F. Gary Gray ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Maverick hostage negotiator Danny Roman is framed for embezzlement and murder. Just married and unjustly faced with prison, Roman turns hostage-taker to smoke out the guilty ones. Squaring off against him is respected, methodical negotiator Chris Sabian."--Container
Dreamer inspired by a true story by John Gatins ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben Crane is a Kentucky horse trainer who watches in horror as a championship filly breaks a leg during a practice run. Ordinarily the horse would have to be put down, but today Ben's daughter, Cale, is at the track. Ben impulsively buys the horse, which causes him to lose his job. The rehabilitation process of the horse is almost too much for a farm that's already struggling to survive in a modern economy, but the horse turns out to be a much-needed salve to the nearly broken family, including Ben's wife and father
Drive angry ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strong brutal violence throughout, grisly images, some graphic sexual content, nudity and pervasive language
Passengers ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a plane crash, Claire, a young therapist, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. They share their recollections of the incident. Some say there was an explosion, but the airline claims it never happened. Claire becomes intrigued by Eric, the most secretive of the passengers. Despite her better judgment, her professional relationship with him blossoms into a romance. Then the survivors begin to disappear mysteriously, one by one. Claire suspects that Eric may hold all the answers and becomes determined to uncover the truth, no matter the consequences
Crazy in Alabama ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio Banderas' directorial debut opens in the sweltering summer of 1965, and everyone in Alabama has gone completely crazy, especially 12-year-old Peejoe's glamorous Aunt Lucille. Deciding not to let her abusive husband stand in the way of her dreams of television stardom, she gets rid of him in a most unusual way and leaves Peejoe with lots of questions and an explosive secret
Treme ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over a year has passed since Katrina, but residents are finding it harder than ever to rebuild their lives, much less hold on to their special cultural identity. So why bother to stay? Because it's New Orleans. And New Orleans must go on
 
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Languages
English (243)
Spanish (25)
German (20)
French (18)
Catalan (4)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Japanese (1)
Arabic (1)
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