WorldCat Identities

Hedaya, Dan

Works: 171 works in 632 publications in 7 languages and 22,881 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Sports films  Film noir  Biographical films  Blaxploitation films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dan Hedaya
Clueless by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,918 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
A Civil Action by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jan Schlichtmann (Travolta) is a cynical, high-priced personal injury attorney who only takes big-money cases he can safely settle out of court. He takes on a case which at first appears straightforward, but soon becomes entangled in a labyrinthine legal battle involving industrial pollution, contaminated drinking water, and the deaths of innocent children in New England
Mulholland Dr. by David Lynch( Visual )

41 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman riding in a limosine 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 hurricane by Norman Jewison( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 1,696 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)
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sliding doors: What if you do or do not catch a morning train? Can it change your life? A young London woman slides between parallel storylines showing what happens with each possibility
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

71 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
Benny & Joon by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benny & Joon (99 min.): A mentally ill young woman who lives with her older brother finds her love in an eccentric young man who models himself after Buster Keaton. The man in the moon (100 min.): In rural Louisiana of the 1950's, two young sisters share everything together, until they meet a young man to whom they are both attracted
Rookie of the year by Thomas Ian Nicholas( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the cast is removed from his severely broken arm, a clumsy 12-year-old is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mile-per-hour thunderbolt, and is signed as ace pitcher for the Chicago Cubs
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nephew of the original John Shaft, who shares his name, is determined to track down the only witness who can identify a deadly racist killer. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger
The Addams family by Raul Julia( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 663 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?
Joe versus the volcano by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 653 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 )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It seems like Steve and Doug Butabi will never be cool enough to make the guest list at the Roxbury Club. That is, until they have a fender bender with their role model, club regular Richard Grieco. Eager to avoid litigation, Grieco befriends the starstruck pair and escorts them into a glittery world they once only dreamed about
Freeway by Matthew Bright( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and German and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this twisted take on 'Little Red Riding Hood, ' a teenage juvenile delinquent (Reese Witherspoon) on the run from a social worker, travels to her grandmother's house while being hounded by a charming, but sadistic, serial killer (Kiefer Sutherland)
Swimfan by Jesse Bradford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 539 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 that includes betrayal, revenge, madness and even murder
The hunger by Tony Scott( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 534 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
Commando by Mark L Lester( Visual )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 497 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
The humbling( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Phillip Roth's novel, an over-the-hill stage actor (Al Pacino) and his controversially invigorating relationship with a young and lustful lesbian (Greta Gerwig). Stars Dianne Wiest, Kyra Sedgwick, Dylan Baker and Nina Arianda
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 399 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 )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and French and held by 359 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!
Mulholland Dr.( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blonde Betty Elms has only just arrived in Hollywood to become a movie star when she meets an enigmatic brunette with amnesia. Meanwhile, as the two set off to solve the second woman's identity, filmmaker Adam Kesher runs into ominous trouble while casting his latest project
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Dan Hedaya acteur américain

Dan Hedaya actor estadounidense

Dan Hedaya Amerikaans acteur

Dan Hedaya attore statunitense

Dan Hedaya US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Hedaya, Daniel

Hedaya, Daniel 1940-

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Mulholland Dr.The hurricaneThe First Wives ClubRookie of the yearShaftThe Addams familyJoe versus the volcanoA night at the RoxburyCommando