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Chartoff-Winkler Productions

Overview
Works: 21 works in 56 publications in 2 languages and 6,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Melodrama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film remakes 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chartoff-Winkler Productions
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
The gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
Creed by Ryan Coogler( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there₂s no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed₂s legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa
Mechanic: resurrection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bishop returns as the Mechanic in the sequel to the 2011 action thriller. When the deceitful actions of a cunning but beautiful woman force him to return to the life he left behind, Bishop's life is once again in danger as he has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The haunting madness and desperation of Depression-era marathon dance contest participants. Brought together by chance, Gloria and Robert test the limits of their friendship and physical endurance, encouraged by the manipulative contest promoter
New York, New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A joint-jumpin' saxophonist meets his match in a wannabe starlet who dreams of singing in the spotlight
The mechanic ; Assassination ; Messenger of death( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mechanic (1972, 99 min.): Arthur Bishop is a mob hit man who operates in a world of his own. He's always worked alone, but as age catches up with him, Bishop takes on a competent and ruthless apprentice and teaches him everything he knows. Together they become an unmatchable team of globe-trotting killers -- until the pupil's ruthlessness puts him on a collision course with his teacher
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical film about psychologically destructive, violent, middleweight boxing champion Jake La Motta
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, the heavyweight champion, lives in splendor with his wife and child. He spends his free time participating in charity fights, but accepts a match from Clubber Lang who soundly beats the champ. Rocky tries to regain his "eye of the tiger" with the help of former opponent Apollo Creed
True confessions( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Tom Spellacy and Catholic Monsignor Desmond Spellacy find their worlds colliding amidst a flurry of political finger-pointing and public outcries over a scandalous, headline-making murder. As Tom hunts down the elusive killer, his investigation threatens to expose secrets that could ruin his brother and rock the foundation of his beloved church
Rocky Balboa by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When reigning heavyweight titleholder Mason Dixon loses a highly publicized virtual boxing match to ex-champ Rocky, he retaliates by challenging Rocky to a nationally televised, 10-round exhibition bout. To the surprise of his son and friends, Rocky agrees to come out of retirement and face an opponent who's faster, stronger and thirty years his junior. With the odds stacked firmly against him, Rocky takes on Dixon in what will become the greatest fight in boxing history
Mechanic: resurrection by Dennis Gansel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired assassin Arthur Bishop is living undercover in Brazil when an old acquaintance kidnaps the woman Arthur loves and orders him to perform three kills
Mechanic. Le Mécano( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bishop returns as the Mechanic in the sequel to the 2011 action thriller. When the deceitful actions of a cunning but beautiful woman force him to return to the life he left behind, Bishop's life is once again in danger as he has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world
L'Etoffe des Heros by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton-- the seven men chosen for the Mercury Project manned space flight program in the U.S
The right stuff (DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton-- the seven men chosen for the Mercury Project manned space flight program in the U.S
The mechanic by Simon West( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bishop ... is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets-- and Bishop is the best in the business. But when his mentor and close friend Harry ... is murdered, Bishop is intent on exacting revenge. His mission grows complicated when Harry's son Steve ... approaches him with the same vengeful goal. But while in pursuit of their ultimate mark, deceptions threaten to surface and those hired to fix problems become problems themselves
The mechanic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bishop, the "Mechanic", is a professional assassin who fixes things for the all-powerful Organization. A man of refined tastes, his methods of engineering death are limited only by his boundless imagination. His specialty is doing every job differently, and always making his kill look like an accident
The gambler Blu-Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
Busting by Peter Hyams( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Raging Bull( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jake La Motta, boxing's Raging Bull, is one of the sport's most fearsome fighters, an unorthodox slugger who can take as much punishment as he can dish out. Jake's rage and violence makes him virtually unstoppable in the ring. The same anger also drives Jake to beat his wife and his brother Joey, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage. From the late 1940's into the 1960's, La Motta's life inside and outside the ring is depicted
 
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Alternative Names
Chartoff-Winkler Productions Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

Languages
English (54)

French (1)

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