WorldCat Identities

Melnick, Daniel 1932-2009

Works: 37 works in 220 publications in 5 languages and 9,164 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Romantic comedy films  Television plays  Fiction  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Daniel Melnick
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When city-boy Ren McCormick finds himself in an uptight Midwestern town where dancing has been banned, he revolts with best friend Willard and the minister's daughter to change everyone's mind
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abbreviated television adaptation of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a middle-aged man's emotional turmoil
Roxanne by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.D. Bales, a fireman with an astonishingly long nose, harbors a secret love for Roxanne, a beautiful astronomy student who is attracted to another man
Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

37 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies a savagery and violence that could destroy the couple
That's entertainment! by Jack Haley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MGM celebrates its 50th anniversary with this musical collection of dazzling show-stoppers
That's entertainment by Fred Astaire( Visual )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astair host this all-singing, all-dancing follow up to That's entertainment!, showing up more of what made the Golden Era of MGM moviemaking
Mountains of the moon by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical drama which follows the adventures of British explorers Richard Burton and John Henning Speke as they set out across Africa to find the source of the Nile
L.A. story by Mick Jackson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wacky television weatherman thinks his life is perfect except for an erratic relationship with a style-conscious girlfriend. Then, one bright and smoggy L.A. day, an electronic freeway sign changes his life, when its advice leads him into a frivolous romance with a young and beautiful blond and, ultimately, to true love with the woman of his dreams
All that jazz by Bob Fosse( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an obsessed, pill-popping, chain-smoking choreographer/director dancing simultaneously with love and death. But even while dying, he creates some great dancing. Based on the life of Bob Fosse
Punch line by Tony Harrison( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lilah, a housewife who wants to be a comedienne, teams up with Steve, a self-centered comic who teaches Lilah how to be funny
Altered states by Ken Russell( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research scientist Eddie Jessup (William Hurt) believes other states of consciousness are as real as everyday reality. Using sensory deprivation, then adding powerful hallucinogenic drugs, he explores these altered states ... and endures experiences that make madness seem a blessing
Making love( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Zach, docteur réputé de Los Angeles, et sa femme Claire, productrice de télévision à succès, vivent le parfait bonheur. Jusqu'au jour où débarque dans leur vie Bart, un écrivain branché, qui va réveiller chez Zach des pulsions insoupçonnées."--Site Allociné, consulté le 27 janvier 2016
Quicksilver( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Jack Casey darts through city traffic as a bicycle messenger, he uncovers a sinister web of murder and intrigue. When he falls for Terri, a fellow messenger who has become the pawn of an unscrupulous drug dealer, it's up to Jack to act quickly
Ages of man( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performing Shakespeare's legendary monologues and sonnets, one of the most accomplished actors of all time presents his acclaimed one-man tour de force in this unforgettable live broadcast
Footloose (1984) ; Footloose (2011)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City teenager Ren MacCormack moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace
Perros de paja = Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la historia de un matrimonio que se traslada a un pequeño pueblo británico y cómo se convierten en víctimas de intimidaciones y abusos por parte de sus vecinos hasta que la situación se convierte finalmente en una sangrienta lucha por su supervivencia
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's entertainment, part II: Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire host this celebration of show-stopping music, dance and comedy with a cast of superstars
The Steve Martin 3-disc collection : triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novocaine: A prosperous dentist has his well-ordered existence thrown into turmoil when an alluring new patient draws him into the seedy underworld of sex, drugs and murder
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Alternative Names
Daniel Melnick Amerikaans filmproducent (1932-2009)

Daniel Melnick producteur de films américain

Daniel Melnick produttore cinematografico statunitense

Daniel Melnick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Melnick, Dan 1932-2009

Дэниел Мельник

דניאל מלניק



English (155)

Spanish (6)

French (3)

German (2)

Italian (2)

Death of a SalesmanRoxanneStraw dogsL.A. storyAltered states