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Zanuck, Richard D.

Overview
Works: 276 works in 1,243 publications in 9 languages and 41,435 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Gangster films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Legal films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Interviewee, Production personnel, Author, pmn, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard D Zanuck
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

121 editions published between 1975 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 4,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man-eating shark causes havoc off the Long Island coast and three men join together to hunt and destroy it
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Tim Burton( Visual )

59 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Bucket, a boy from a poor family, finds the final golden ticket to tour Willy Wonka's world famous chocolate factory
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

52 editions published between 1989 and 2021 in 4 languages and held by 3,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( Visual )

66 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Sullivan works as an enforcer for his adopted father, Irish gangster John Rooney. When Sullivan's son, Mike Jr., witnesses one of his father's killings on Rooney's behalf, the gangster decides that his ward and his family are liabilities that must be removed. Sullivan tries to safeguard his son and get even with the man who betrayed him, while his son focuses on bonding with his emotionally distant father
Alice in Wonderland by Tim Burton( Visual )

43 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tumble down the rabbit hole with Alice, with this magical and imaginative twist on some of the most beloved stories of all time. Alice, now 19 years old, returns to the whimsical world she first entered as a child and embarks on a journey to discover her true destiny. This Wonderland is a world beyond your imagination and unlike anything you have seen before. The extraordinary characters you've loved come to life richer and more colourful than ever. There's the Mad Hatter, the White Queen, the Red Queen, the White Rabbit and more"--Container
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Angela Lansbury( Visual )

42 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
Dark shadows by Tim Burton( Visual )

27 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imprisoned vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate has fallen into ruin. The dysfunctional remnants of the Collins family have fared little better and are in need of his protection
Yes man by Peyton Reed( Visual )

35 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Allen always says no and in turn does not have very much fun in his life. As a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job, Carl decides to sign up for a self-help program based on one simple principle: say yes to everything and anything. His life is transformed when he unleashes the power of 'yes.' Carl's life is changed in amazing and unexpected ways. This is especially true when Carl meets an intriguing, free-spirited musician. He soon discovers that embracing every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing
The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2019 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods. But the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus an unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny."--Back of container
Deep impact by Mimi Leder( Visual )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unless a comet can be destroyed before colliding with Earth, only those allowed into government shelters will survive
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of delightful and very human people meet up with some very bizarre and not-so-human beings, who are visitors from a distant galaxy. They have come to Earth on a rescue mission to retrieve a secret which has laid hidden on the ocean floor for thousands of years. They share a wonderous adventures about love and friendship that they ever imagined." -- Case
The verdict by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

52 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic, failed attorney is reduced to ambulance chasing. A friend gives him a supposedly easy malpractice case which turns out to be a last chance at redeeming himself and his career
The verdict( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic, failed attorney is reduced to ambulance chasing. A friend gives him a supposedly easy malpractice case which becomes a last chance to redeem himself and his career
Jaws 2 by Roy Scheider( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terrorized the small summer resort of Amity, but it wasn't the only shark. Ready yourself for a thriller, when you meet Jaws 2, a movie that will keep you at the edge of your seat
Planet of the apes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remake of the original 1968 film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet, he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers and humans are little more than slaves
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
True crime by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boozing, skirt-chasing and hard-living reporter realizes a death row prisoner scheduled to die at midnight is innocent. He races against time to save the man and perhaps lift his own life out of the trash heap
 
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Richard D. Zanuck Amerikaans filmproducent (1934-2012)

Richard D. Zanuck léiritheoir scannán Meiriceánach

Richard D. Zanuck prodhues filmash amerikan

Richard D. Zanuck producteur de films américain

Richard D. Zanuck productor de cine estadounidense

Richard D. Zanuck productor de cinema estatunidenc

Richard D. Zanuck produtor de cinema estadounidense

Richard D. Zanuck produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard D. Zanuck US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Zanuck, Richard Darryl.

Zanuck, Richard Darryl 1934-2012

Ричард Д. Занук

Ричард Дэррил Занук

Ричард Занук

Річард Дерріл Занук американський кінопродюсер

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ریچارد دی زانوک تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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