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Kazan, Nicholas 1950-

Overview
Works: 36 works in 316 publications in 6 languages and 9,204 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Crime films  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Horror films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Interviewee, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Nicholas Kazan
 
Most widely held works by Nicholas Kazan
Matilda by Danny De Vito( Visual )

63 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda is a super-smart little girl who's woefully misunderstood by her parents, her brother, and an evil school principal. But with the help of a brave best friend and a wonderful teacher, Matilda discovers she doesn't have to get mad to get even
Bicentennial man by Chris Columbus( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
Enough by Michael Apted( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married the man of her dreams. After the arrival of her daughter, Slim begins to see the hidden, abusive side of her husband. Terrified for her and her daughter's safety, Slim flees. But her husband's resources allow him to relentlessly pursue them. Finally Slim fights back, engaging her husband in a physical and psychological battle
The whole truth by Courtney Hunt( Visual )

18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense attorney Richard Ramsay takes on a personal case when he swears to his widowed friend, Loretta Lassiter that he will keep her son Mike out of prison. Charged with murdering his father, Mike initially confesses to the crime. But as the trial proceeds, chilling evidence about the kind of man that Boone Lassiter really was comes to light. While Ramsay uses the evidence to get his client acquitted, his new colleague Janelle tries to dig deeper
Fallen by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective John Hobbes is searching for a criminal he's already met, already caught and already killed
Reversal of fortune by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Did European aristocrat Claus von Bulow attempt to murder his wife Sunny at their luxurious Newport mansion in 1980? The tabloids of the day certainly had their opinions. "You have one thing in your favor," defense attorney Alan Dershowitz told von Bulow, "Everybody hates you." Reversal of Fortune is the acclaimed movie version of events that had all America talking
Frances by Graeme Clifford( Visual )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts Frances Farmer, the notorious 1930s movie star whose impassioned opinions and outspoken behavior created scandal throughout the industry. But when she was betrayed by the studio system and committed to a mental asylum by her domineering mother, Frances descended into a madness that shocked the world--Container
At close range by James Foley( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and Multiple languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A juvenile delinquent knows about petty theft, but he wants to steal big money. He looks to his father, a big-time thief, for guidance. Then he witnesses his father committing a murder and realizes he is in over his head
Mobsters by Michael Karbelnikoff( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mobsters follows the daring and violent exploits of four men growing up in the 1920's: charming "Lucky" Luciano, skilled negotiator Meyer Lansky, headstrong, womanizing "Bugsy" Siegal, and diplomatic Frank Costello. From their humble beginnings and diverse ethnic backgrounds, they develop an impenetrable bond that leads them to the top of the underworld
Homegrown( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five million dollars worth of California's sweetest export is up for grabs when a mysterious assailant kills the rightful owner. Now, three naive hired hands who witnessed the murder are drawn into a dangerous world of double-dealing and death threats
Matilda ; The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking: While Pippi is sailing with her sea captain father, she is suddenly washed overboard and lost in a fierce storm. Pippi eventually drifts ashore to a small coastal town where she sets up house in an ancient vacated mansion. There, with her horse and monkey, Pippi begins a new life without any adult supervision
Training day( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fallen, detective John Hobbes is searching for a criminal he's already met, already caught and already killed
Kid's movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free Willy: Captured at sea and confined in a small tank at an aquatic park, Willy is an unhappy and unpredictable attraction. No one understands Willy, except a scruffy street kid named Jesse, who knows what it's like to be without a family. Together these two form a special bond, one so strong that they're willing to risk it all to find a way home
Patty Hearst by Paul Schrader( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the newspaper heiress' abduction and subsequent brainwashing by the Symbionese Liberation Army
Narrative and Structure: With Scott Frank And Steven Zaillian( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three screenwriters discuss the art of storytelling as it applies in writing scripts for movies
Dream lover by Nicholas Kazan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recently married man suspects that his wife's past is not what she's led him to believe
Slumber party pack : 3 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with screenwriter Nick Kazan by Nicholas Kazan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kazan touches on many important subjects of being a Hollywood screenwriter, from the art of handling studio notes and why he doesn't do lunch, to the science of a script's DNA and why changes can be fatal"--Container
Jenny from the block( Visual )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enough: Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married the man of her dreams. After the arrival of her daughter, Slim begins to see the hidden, abusive side of her husband. Terrified for her and her daughter's safety, Slim flees. But her husband's resources allow him to relentlessly pursue them. Finally Slim fights back, engaging her husband in a physical and psychological battle
Matilda ; Madeline( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madeline: Adaptation of the classic book about twelve little orphaned schoolgirls and their teacher.; Matilda: An intelligent child is oppressed by both her monstrous parents and awful school principal. She befriends her nice teacher and learns to unleash telekinetic powers to drive her principal away
 
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