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  1. "The Quest" is a 1996 American martial arts film directed by Jean-Claude Van Damme in his directorial debut, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Roger Moore, James Remar and Janet Gunn. The film was released in the United States on April 26, 1996.
  2. "The Quest" a.k.a. "Frog Dreaming" is a 1986 Australian film starring Henry Thomas and directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith who described it as "a charming mystery adventure.
  3. The Quest, a 15-episode Western television series which aired on NBC beginning September 22, 1976, starred Kurt Russell and Tim Matheson.
  4. "The Quest" is a 1976 film directed by Lee H. Katzin.


  1. "The Quest" is a novel by author Wilbur Smith first published in 2007. It is part of a series of novels by Smith set to ancient Egypt and follows the fate of the Egyptian Kingdom through the eyes of Taita, a multi-talented and highly skilled eunuch slave.
    • language: English Language
    • author: Wilbur A. Smith
    • released in (8 years ago)
  2. "The Quest" is a book by Jerry Ahern.
    • also known as "Survivalist #3: The Quest", The Survivalist # 3 - The Quest
    • genres: Fiction, Speculative fiction
    • subject: Literature
    • copyright: 1981
  3. "The Quest" is a 1975 book by Nelson DeMille.


"The Quest" is a graphic fantasy text adventure computer game released in 1983 by Penguin Software. Originally designed by Dallas Snell for the Apple II and was later ported to several other home computer systems of the era.

  • publisher: Penguin Software
  • released in (32 years ago)


  1. "The Quest" a.k.a. "The Impossible Dream (The Quest)" is a popular song composed by Mitch Leigh, with lyrics written by Joe Darion. The song is the most popular song from the 1965 Broadway musical Man of La Mancha and is also featured in the 1972 film of the same name starring Peter O'Toole.
  2. "The Quest" is an album by American jazz pianist Mal Waldron recorded in 1961 and released on the New Jazz label. Some reissues of the album appear under Eric Dolphy's name.
    • genre: Jazz
    • released on (17 years ago)
  3. "The Quest" is a musical album of Randy Edelman, soundtrack.
    • also known as The Quest Soundtrack
    • released on (18 years ago)
  4. "The Quest" is a musical album of Drexciya.
    • released in (18 years ago)
  5. "The Quest" is a composition.
    • also known as The Quest (Break remix)
    • music by Teebee & Calyx
  6. "The Quest" is a composition.
  7. "The Quest" is a musical album of Ivy Green.
    • released in (31 years ago)
  8. "The Quest" is a composition.
  9. "The Quest" is a musical album of UNLV Wind Orchestra.
    • released in (8 years ago)
  10. "The Quest" is a musical single of Sidney Charles.
    • released on
  11. "The Quest" is a musical album of Maddy Prior.
    • released in (8 years ago)
  12. "The Quest" is a musical album of Lee “Scratch” Perry & Lee "Scratch" Perry & The Upsetters.
  13. "The Quest" is a musical album of Damir Simic-Shime.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  14. "The Quest" is a musical album of Autumnal Discord.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  15. "The Quest" is a composition.
  16. "The Quest" is a musical single of Bryn Christopher.
    • released on (7 years ago)


"The Quest", sometimes referred to as Saturday Night at the Y or Three Groins in a Fountain, is an outdoor marble sculpture and fountain designed by Count Alexander von Svoboda, located in Portland, Oregon in the United States. The sculpture, carved in Italy from a single 200-ton block of white Pentelic marble quarried in Greece, was commissioned by Georgia-Pacific in 1967 and installed in front of the Standard Insurance Center in 1970. It depicts five nude figures, including three females, one male and one child. According to the artist, the subjects represent man's eternal search for brotherhood and enlightenment.


The Quest a.k.a. The Quest (1982): The Quest is an American action/adventure television series that aired on ABC from October to November 1982. The series stars Perry King, Noah Beery, Jr., Karen Austin, and Ray Vitte as potential heirs to the throne of a fictional European monarchy that, were its king to die without issue, would revert to rule by France.

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Google previewOne Second to Glory (2001)

The Alaska Adventures of Iditarod Champion Dick Mackey by Lew Freedman

The Quest is a 1,000-mile race between Fairbanks and Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, which alternates directions each year. It got its start in 1984, and some people consider it to be the anti-Iditarod, or a throwback to the original Iditarod.

Google previewMoby Dick (1992)

by Herman Melville

The quest is an obsession and the novel is a diabolical study of how a man becomes a fanatic. But it is also a hymn to democracy.

Google previewThe Spiritual Quest (1994)

Transcendence in Myth, Religion, and Science by Robert Mitchell Torrance

For consciously goal-directed activity presupposes deliberate orientation toward a potentiality significantly different from the given: the quest is an effort to bring a fragment of that uncircumscribed future into being. Only man the forethinker, ...

Google previewHighland Homecomings (2007)

Genealogy and Heritage Tourism in the Scottish Diaspora by Paul Basu

There is, for example, the very positing of a destination or 'final telos', which motivates the quest in the first place; more significant, however, is the fact that this anticipated destination remains essentially indeterminate. The quest is a journey to ...

Google previewChristian Origins and the Ancient Economy (2014)

by David A. Fiensy

Therefore the quest is a study in contrasts: 1) Some look at Galilee through the lenses of cultural anthropology and macrosociology; others look at Galilee through the lenses of archaeology and reject the use ...

Google previewComparative Religious Ethics (2011)

A Narrative Approach to Global Ethics by Darrell J. Fasching, Dell deChant, David M. Lantigua

The quest is a genre or type of story that canbe found in virtually all ...

Google previewCreating Your Giant Self (2001)

by Robert Rose

The quest is a learning which, even with the help of a teacher or guru, must be faced—alone! A quest is the ultimate test of man's courage, creativity, and will. It is a transforming experience, often an epiphany. A person who was a common ...

Google previewThe Sociological Quest (1996)

An Introduction to the Study of Social Life by Evan Willis

For many, the quest is a limited one — gaining a sense of sociological perspective for use in professions such as nursing. For others, it may be adding a sociology minor to a degree in some other major field of study such as psychology or ...

Google previewSettling the Borderland (2008)

Other Voices in Literary Journalism by Jan Whitt

The quest is a religious experience in ...

Google previewLiterature and Theology (2008)

by Ralph C. Wood

The Quest is a summons that comes to the least likely and the least able and even the least willing, precisely because they alone possess a power unknown to the evil ones: the power that refuses power over the wills and bodies of others.

Google previewA Manual of Buddhism (1932)

For Advanced Students by Caroline Augusta Foley Rhys Davids

The Quest is that which has ever attracted him ; a getting away from the accustomed has lured him, now more, now less.

Google previewLost in Lexicon (2011)

An Adventure in Words and Numbers by Pendred Noyce

the Quest.

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2014)

Volume 3: History by Charles Reagan Wilson

Greene, The Quest ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Welfare State (2014)

by Bent Greve

The quest for happiness has been a built-in issue in societies for thousands of years. Greek philosophers already discussed and tried to define happiness. The focus was on having an independent life, a life in security, and with a maximum of ...

Google previewThe SAGE Dictionary of Qualitative Inquiry (2007)

by Thomas A. Schwandt

The Quest for Certainty. New York: Minton, Balch, 1929. E EDUCATIONAL ETHNOGRAPHY One of the areas in ...

Google previewThe Westminster Dictionary of New Testament and Early Christian Literature and Rhetoric (2003)

by David Edward Aune

moralist allegorism (the quest for moral truth in veiled narrative form); (3) “atomic allegorism” (a ...

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King's Quest IV was a much bigger hit than I, II, or III. I do feel that King's Quest IV was a pivotal game in bringing in more female players. (Roberta Williams)
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