WorldCat Identities

Toole, F. X. 1930-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 206 publications in 12 languages and 4,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Boxing stories  Sports fiction  Short stories  Western films  War films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about F. X Toole
 
Most widely held works by F. X Toole
Rope burns : stories from the corner by F. X Toole( Book )

46 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A complex web of athletes, trainers, and promoters and their extended families, all players in an unforgiving business where victory, like defeat, comes at a dark and painful price."--Jacket
Pound for pound : a novel by F. X Toole( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of Dan Cooley, a legendary L.A. trainer, and Chicky Garcia, a young man battling to make a name for himself on the San Antonio boxing circuit, intertwine as both men struggle to cope with the pain of the past and their individual demons
Million Dollar Baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

56 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Frankie était un entraîneur de boxe renommé et reconnu. Il tient aujourd'hui une petite salle avec son meilleur ami et confident Scrap où ils s'occupent de boxeurs locaux. C'est alors que Maggie va bouleverser leur routine. Elle veut monter sur le ring et ne veut qu'un entraîneur : Frankie. Mais Frankie "n'entraîne pas les filles !"
Million dollar baby : verhalen uit de boksring by F. X Toole( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A complex web of athletes, trainers, and promoters and their extended families, all players in an unforgiving business where victory, like defeat, comes at a dark and painful price." -- Jacket
Essential Eastwood : director's collection, Letters from Iwo Jima ; Million dollar baby ; Mystic River ; Unforgiven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unforgiven: "Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man."--IMDb
De sueur et de sang by F. X Toole( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récits autour de la boxe dans lequel ce sport de combat est un miroir qui reflète les principaux défauts, mais aussi les plus belles vertus de la nature humaine.--[Memento]
Million dollar baby og andre historier fra ringhjørnet by F. X Toole( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Danish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Million dollar baby by F. X Toole( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen die zich afspelen in de Amerikaanse bokswereld
Best of Warner Bros. best pictures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Fille a un million de dollars( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie Dunn dirige un gymnase en décrépitude, secondé par son fidèle ami Eddie Dupris, un ancien boxeur depuis longtemps à la retraite. Malgré sa grande pauvreté, Maggie Fitzgerald, une pugiliste de 31 ans travaillant comme serveuse, tente de convaincre Frankie de devenir son entraîneur. Ce dernier refuse, parce qu'il la juge trop vieille, mais plus encore parce que c'est une fille. Cependant, après le départ inopiné d'un de ses meilleurs protégés, Frankie accepte de superviser l'entraînement de Maggie, qui se révèle vite une boxeuse douée et redoutable, capable de remporter de multiples combats. Leurs succès les rapprochent, tous deux ayant été traumatisés par des problèmes familiaux. C'est alors qu'un événement tragique vient interrompre leur rapide ascension
Million dollar baby (2004) by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. With her talent and his coaching the spirited young fighter rises through the ranks of women's boxing, the pair form a touching bond in the process
Sidste omgang by F. X Toole( Recording )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Million dollar baby : Lo sfidante by F. X Toole( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Million dollar baby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Million dollar baby (DVD, 1-disc) (2004)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hardened trainer works with a young woman determined to become a boxer
Million dollar baby (DVD, 2-disc set) (2004)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. With her talent and his coaching the spirited young fighter rises through the ranks of women's boxing, the pair form a touching bond in the process
Die Hölle von Manitoba( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mirion darā beibī( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Million dollar baby fortellinger fra hjørnet by F. X Toole( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Norwegian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clint Eastwoods film "Million Dollar Baby" vant fire Oscar-statuetter. Dette er boken filmen er basert på. Handlingen i novellene er hentet fra det profesjonelle boksemiljøet, og er skrevet med kjærlighet til boksesporten og menneskene som driver med boksing. F.X. Toole er et pseudonym for Jerry Boyd som har jobbet som boksetrener i hele sitt liv. Hans første novelle ble publisert da han var 69 år gammel, og han døde før han fikk sett filmen som var basert på novellene hans
Million dollar baby ; Space cowboys( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Space cowboys: "When a retired engineer is called upon to rescue a failing satellite, he insists that his equally old teammates accompany him into space."--IMDb website
 
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Pound for pound : a novel
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Alternative Names
Boyd, Jerold 1930-2002

Boyd, Jerold Hayden.

Boyd, Jerold Hayden, 1930-2002

Boyd, Jerry.

Boyd, Jerry, 1930-

Boyd Jerry 1930-2002

F.X. Toole Amerikaans schrijver (1930-2002)

F. X. Toole US-amerikanischer Boxtrainer und Cut Man

F・X・トゥール

F·X·土爾

Hayden Boyd, Jerold 1930-2002

Toole, F. X.

Toole, Francis Xavier 1930-

Toole Francis Xavier 1930-2002

אף-איקס טול

トゥール, F. X

ボイド, ジェリー

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