WorldCat Identities

Hedaya, Dan

Overview
Works: 179 works in 542 publications in 8 languages and 21,621 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Legal films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Hedaya
A Civil Action by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A high-priced personal injury attorney represents eight families whose children died of leukemia after large corporations let toxic waste leak into the water supply in the Boston area. He puts his career, reputation and all that he owns on the line for the rights of his clients
Clueless by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15-year-old Cher, the matchmaking Beverly Hills High schooler, has shopping and boys on her mind. She leads a hectic lifestyle but keeps it all together until she starts to fall in love and finds she's 'clueless'. A loose adaptation of Emma, Jane Austen's 19th-century comedy of manners
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

80 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
The hurricane by Norman Jewison( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1967 : promis à un grand avenir sur le ring, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter est injustement accusé d'un triple meurtre et condamné à perpétuité. Des années plus tard, bouleversé par son autobiographie écrite derrière les barreaux, un jeune Noir, Lazarus Martin, va faire campagne en faveur de sa libération et, avec l'aide de sa famille d'adoption, redonner à Carter la force de se battre... (Source : jaquette)
Mulholland Dr. by David Lynch( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman riding in a limousine along Los Angeles' Mulholland Drive is targeted by a would-be shooter, but before he can pull the trigger, she is injured when her limo is hit by another car. The woman stumbles away from the accident and meets up with a plucky ingenue new to L.A. But are things really as they seem?
The First Wives Club by Olivia Goldsmith( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three mid-life Manhattanites have more than a longtime friendship in common. After years of helping their hubbies climb the corporate ladder of success, each has been dumped for a newer, curvier model. The trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts--in the wallet!
Benny & Joon by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton
Rookie of the year( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the cast is removed from his newly healed broken arm, clumsy 12-year-old Henry is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mph fastball. His throw from the bleachers directly to home plate alerts the last place Chicago Cubs and before you know it, he is signed as their new ace pitcher. With a few pointers from an aging star pitcher, young Henry actually manages to pull off the impossible
Shaft by John Singleton( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop a racist killer Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put the bad guy behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords Shaft's out to make crime pay up
Joe versus the volcano by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the follies of a stressed-out guy in a dead-end job who is told he has a terminal "brain cloud." A zany jillionaire then makes him an offer that gives him a fleeting taste of the good life. In exchange, he must journey to a Pacific Island and leap into a volcano. Is Joe doomed to be the last of the red-hot lovers? Not if the forces of imagination, romantic comedy, and the charm of Ryan in 3 roles as the women in Joe's life have their way
A night at the Roxbury( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It seems like Steve and Doug Butabi will never be cool enough to make the Roxbury Club's guest list. That is, until they have a fender bender with their role model, club regular Richard Grieco. Eager to avoid litigation, Grieco befriends the pair and escorts them into the glittery world they only dreamed about. No longer will the hapless Butabis be A-club wannabes
The Addams family by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious stranger shows up claiming to be the long lost Uncle Fester, will the family accept him as one of their own, or suspect that he is someone other than he claims to be?
Freeway by Matthew Bright( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and German and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy which retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood set against a modern background of prostitution, drugs and serial killers
Swimfan by Jesse Bradford( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school senior Ben Cronin has it all: good friends, a devoted girlfriend, and the chance of getting a Stanford swimming scholarship. A chance encounter with a sexy new student turns Bens' life into the ultimate nightmare as her obsession quickly spins out of control to betrayal, revenge, madness and even murder
The hunger by Tony Scott( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miriam the vampire subsists on the blood of her lovers, who do not age--until she has had enough of them. John is currently in that position, and is expected to die in the next 24 hours. He seeks help from a doctor who does not believe his story
The humbling( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over-the-hill stage actor Simon Axler struggles to find his passion for life again. Near his breaking point, he finds motivation in the form of a young and lustful lesbian Pegeen Stapleford, but as their relationship heats up Simon has a hard time keeping up with the youthful Pegeen
Commando by Mark L Lester( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel John Matrix is retired from the army. He lives in the mountains of California with his daughter Jenny. Jenny is kidnapped by Bennett, one of John's former soldiers. Bennett's boss, exiled Latin American dictator Arius, demands that John assassinate the president of Arius's country so Arius can reinstate himself as dictator. John is put on a southbound airplane with a guard, but before the airplane can take off, John snaps the guard's neck, jumps off of the airplane, and sets out to locate Jenny. While John is tracking down Arius and Bennett, John enlists the help of a young woman named Cindy. As John and Cindy close in on the island where Jenny is being held, they are confronted by an army of men who work for Arius and Bennett. John is willing to do anything to rescue Jenny, even if he has to start World War III by himself
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
The crew( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story about a set of golden-year goodfellas fighting to protect their last piece of turf! Back in the days when mobsters were larger than life, none lived bigger than Bobby, "Bats", "The Brick", and "Mouth". But now well into retirement, the old crew find themselves suddenly facing eviction from their run-down Miami Beach hotel -- The Raj Mahal. That's when they decide there's only one thing left to do -- turn back the clock and pull one last "hit" in order to save their home!
 
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Dan Hedaya acteur américain

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Hedaya, Daniel 1940-

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The hurricaneMulholland Dr.The First Wives ClubRookie of the yearShaftJoe versus the volcanoA night at the RoxburyThe Addams familyCommando