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Cannavale, Bobby

Works: 186 works in 372 publications in 4 languages and 23,156 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Bobby Cannavale
Most widely held works by Bobby Cannavale
The war by Ken Burns( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
THE WAR, a new seven-part documentary series directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, explores the history and horror of the Second World War from an American perspective by following the fortunes of so-called ordinary men and women who become caught up in one of the greatest cataclysms in human history.Six years in the making, this epic 14-hour film focuses on the stories of citizens from four geographically distributed American towns ? Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and the tiny farming town of Luverne, Minnesota. These four communities stand in for ? and could represent ? any town in the United States that went through the war's four devastating years. Individuals from each community take the viewer through their own personal and quite often harrowing journeys into war, painting vivid portraits of how the war dramatically altered their lives and those of their neighbors, as well as the country they helped to save for generations to come
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suō( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Clark is a workaholic lawyer who feels trapped in a dull, mind-numbing existence. He becomes inspired when he sights a beautiful dance instructor and is inspired to sign up for ballroom dancing lessons. Now he will have to do some of his own fancy footwork to keep his exciting new passion a secret. His wife, however, thinks he is having an affair and hires a detective to follow him
Blue Jasmine by Woody Allen( Visual )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After everything in her life falls to pieces, including her marriage to wealthy businessman Hal, elegant New York socialite Jasmine moves into her sister Ginger's humble apartment in San Francisco to try to pull herself back together again
Paul Blart mall cop ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Blart is a mild-mannered, dutiful family man who works as a security guard in a New Jersey mall. He has applied to become a cop for years, but he always fails the physical exam because he is overweight and has hyperglycemia. One day a gang of organized criminals put the mall under siege and takes hostages. Blart becomes trapped inside and because he feels it is duty as a security guard, he refuses to leave. He becomes the police department's eyes on the inside and attempts to stop the criminals on his own
Fast food nation by Eric Schlosser( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Win win ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike Flaherty is "a lovable yet long-suffering lawyer and high school wrestling coach... When Mike... comes across a teenage runaway who also happens to be a champion wrestler, Mike's luck turns around in spectacular fashion. But his win-win situation soon becomes more complicated than he ever imagined when the boy's family affairs come into play"--Container
The station agent by Tom McCarthy( Visual )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When his only friend dies, a man born with dwarfism moves to rural New Jersey to live a life of solitude, only to meet a chatty hot dog vendor and a woman dealing with her own personal loss"
Boardwalk empire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and times of Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson, Atlantic City's undisputed czar at a time when Prohibition proved to be a major catalyst in the rise of organized crime in America. Season three begins on New Year's Eve 1922-23. The roaring '20s are about to start; though the economy is booming, alcohol has become scarce, competition is fierce, and gangster violence is heating up
Nurse Jackie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jackie Peyton, a strong-willed and brilliant but very flawed emergency room nurse. This season, Jackie comes to realize that both karma and sobriety can be a pain. In addition to finally confronting her addiction, Jackie's street smarts and sardonic wit are tested even further by an ambitious new hospital administrator determined to run a tight ship and keep Jackie in line
10 items or less by Brad Silberling( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once the center of Hollywood, an aging actor finds that his fear of failure has made his career dry up, and he is now forced to consider a role in an independent film. While researching the role, he meets Scarlett and is abandoned by his driver
Nurse Jackie ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The show returns for a fifth season. After leaving rehab early, Jackie finds sobriety and relative happiness, but that is the calm before the storm. With her marriage coming to an end, a careless accident sends Jackie to her own all Saints Hospital for emergency care. While recovering, she meets NYC policeman Frank Verelli, whose flirtatious advances may lead Jackie into uncharted territory: dating
Movie 43 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this series of interconnected short films a washed-up producer pitches intertwined story lines featuring some of the biggest names in Hollywood
The merry gentleman ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman leaves an abusive marriage and starts her life over in Chicago, only to find herself in a triangle between a suicidal hitman and the detective hunting him down
Romance & cigarettes by John Turturro( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Kitty discovers Nick is having an affair with the sultry seductress Tula, their rocky relationship gets a whole lot rockier. Nick finds himself facing a full-scale revolt from his daughters at home, and Kitty enlists her oddball cousin Bo to track down Tula. Deals with love and hate, life and death, and romance and cigarettes
Lovelace by Amanda Seyfried( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1972, before the Internet, Deep Throat was a phenomenon: the first scripted pornographic theatrical feature film, featuring a story, some jokes, and Linda Lovelace. Escaping a strict family, she discovered freedom and married Chuck Traynor. As Linda Lovelace she became an international sensation, fully inhabiting her new identity and a enthusiastic spokesperson for sexual freedom. Later she presented another, utterly contradictory narrative to the world, a far darker story
Dedication ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry is a misanthropic, emotionally complex children's book author who is forced to team up with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and creative collaborator passes away. As Henry struggles with letting go of the ghosts of love and life, he discovers that sometimes you have to take a gamble at life to find love
Happy endings ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Weaves multiple stories to create a witty look at love, family and the sheer unpredictability of life itself"--Container
Roadie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy, a longtime roadie for the legendary Blue Oyster Cult, has been fired by the band. With nowhere else to go, he returns home to see his aging mom in Forest Hills, Queens, where a wild encounter with two old high school friends shows him that some things never change
Brief interviews with hideous men ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being abruptly dumped by her boyfriend, a graduate student decides to interview a series of men about their reasons for behaving badly. What follows is an intimate portrait of the male species at their best, worst and most hilariously complex, confessing their desires, failtures, frustrations and resentments
The ten by David Wain( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No one will ever mistake Jeff Reigert for Moses, but like Moses, it is Jeff's job to introduce the world to the Ten Commandments. However, Jeff is not exactly the picture of virtue. In fact, Jeff is surrounded by gigantic replicas of the famous stone tablets. He is so busy juggling his wife Gretchen and his girlfriend, that he can barely get through a single commandment without breaking one himself
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Alternative Names
Cannavale, Robert M.
Cannavale, Roberto
English (117)
German (6)
French (4)
Chinese (1)