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Zwick, Edward

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Most widely held works by Edward Zwick
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

135 editions published between 1989 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 3,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Blood Diamond by Edward Zwick( Visual )

137 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-mercenary turned smuggler (Leonardo DiCaprio). A Mende fisherman (Djimon Hounsou). Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside. Directed by Edward Zwick (Glory, The Last Samurai), this urgent, intensely moving adventure shapes gripping human stories and heart-pounding action into a modern epic of profound impact
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( Visual )

121 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

54 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter"--Container
Defiance by Edward Zwick( Visual )

60 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep forests of Poland and Belorussia are the domain of the occuping Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests and find the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of fleeing Polish Jews from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and the elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold and unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into commanding freedom fighters. Based on true events
Jack Reacher by Tom Cruise( Visual )

53 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Lee Child's bestselling novel Never Go Back, finds the itinerant problem-solver accused of murder, and learning that he may have a child he has never met
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

112 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( Visual )

58 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Serling is asked to review the posthumous candidacy of the first woman to receive a Medal of Honor, he finds himself plunged into an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death. As he struggles to uncover the truth, he also finds himself forced to confront his own tormenting demons."--Container
The Great Wall by Matt Damon( Visual )

12 editions published in 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures
I am Sam by Jessie Nelson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous and heartwarming story about a mentally challenged father who enlists the aid of a high-powered attorney to help regain custody of his daughter
Love & Other Drugs( Visual )

42 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Maggie, who meets her match in a charming Viagra salesman named Jamie. They leap into a no-strings-attached affair and discover they share a sexual chemistry that rocks the bedroom. But no matter how hard they try to keep things 'casual' Maggie and Jamie can't help falling under the infulence of the ultimate drug ... love."--Back cover
American assassin by Vince Flynn( Visual )

21 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his girlfriend at the hands of Islamic terrorists, Mitch Rapp is drawn into the world of counterterrorism, mentored by tough-as-nails former U.S. Navy SEAL Stan Hurley
The siege by Edward Zwick( Visual )

64 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islamic militants unleash terrorism by blowing up in a bus in Brooklyn. FBI Terrorism Task Force chief Anthony Hubbard investigates. Agents track a suspect through Brooklyn, while Hub teams with Middle East expert and NSA operative Elise Kraft. After the FBI wipes out three Arabs in a Brooklyn apartment, an explosion in a Broadway theater is followed by attacks on a school and the FBI headquarters. When the President declares martial law, neo-fascist Army General William Devereaux swings into action, deploying tanks through Brooklyn, capturing Arab-American males, and herding them into an open-air stadium detention camp. With the Army out of control, the power-crazed Devereaux devises plans for totrure and murder, turning his attention to Hub and Elise
The last samurai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Pawn sacrifice by Edward Zwick( Visual )

33 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. It chronicles Fischer's terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world
Woman walks ahead by Susanna White( Visual )

13 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Weldon, a portrait painter from 1890s Brooklyn, travels to North Dakota to paint a portrait of Chief Sitting Bull and becomes embroiled in the Lakota peoples' struggle over the rights to their land
Glory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Abandon( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence
Cut Bank by Matt Shakman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking to leave his sleepy town of Cut Bank, Dwayne McLaren hatches a get-rich scheme to get himself out. But when Dwayne's plan backfires and he's swept into a murder investigation led by the local sheriff, he discovers that Cut Bank is a small town full of deadly surprises
 
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Edward Zwick Amerikaans filmregisseur

Edward Zwick amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy

Edward Zwick Cineasta estadounidense

Edward Zwick cinéaste américain

Edward Zwick regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Edward Zwick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Edward Zwick zsidó származású amerikai filmrendező és producer

Zwick, Ed 1952-

Едвард Цвік

Эдвард Цвик

Эдвард Цьвік

Эдўард Цьвік

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אדוארד זוויק

ادوارد زوئیک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

إدورد زويك

এডওয়ার্ড জুইক

ედვარდ ცვიკი

에드워드 즈윅

즈윅, 에드워드 1952-

エドワード・ズウィック

愛德華·茲維克

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