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Dillon, Matt

Overview
Works: 299 works in 1,136 publications in 9 languages and 32,486 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Autobiographical fiction  Teen films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Manuscripts 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Director, Artist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Matt Dillon
 
Most widely held works by Matt Dillon
Crash by Paul Haggis ( Visual )
64 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A car accident brings together a group of strangers in Los Angeles. Crash takes a provocative, unflinching look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America
The outsiders by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the streets of Tulsa in 1966, teenagers come two ways. If you're from the right side of the tracks, you are a "soc". You've got everything--money, cars, girls, and a future. But if you're an outsider, a "greaser," you've got nothing but your friends ... and a dream that someday, somehow, you'll finally belong
There's something about Mary by Bobby Farrelly ( Visual )
76 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1985, teen-nerd Ted challenges a high-schooler who bullies Warren. His concern prompts Warren's sister, the dazzling and desirable Mary to choose Ted as her senior prom date, but the date never happens. 13 years later Ted hires Pat to locate Mary, and the private investigator finds her in Miami. Pat claims to be a Harvard-educated architect and Mary falls in love with him. Meanwhile, Ted learns the truth but continues to encounter offbeat obstacles as he accelerates to Miami in hopes of finding happiness with his true love
Herbie fully loaded by Angela Robinson ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maggie Peyton wants to join her family's dynasty of race car drivers, but her father worries that she'll get hurt. As a college graduation gift, he buys Maggie a junked-out Volkswagen Beetle, which turns out to be Herbie, a car with a mind of its own. Soon Maggie and Herbie are racing against an arrogant racing champion and duking it out with monster trucks
Old dogs ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dan and Charlie are two best friends who, together, have built a successful marketing empire, but have somehow managed to avoid ever really grown up. Their lives have been turned upside down when they are charged with the care of seven-year-old twins while on the verge of a big business deal. The clueless bachelors stumble in their efforts, leading to one debacle after another, with a gorilla and some pecking penguins. Dan and Charlie learn as much from the kids as vice versa
You, me and Dupree by Owen Wilson ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For newlyweds Carl and Molly Peterson, life is sweet. With a nice house and established careers, nothing seems to get in the newlyweds way. However, Carl's best friend, Dupree, has just been displaced from his home and fired from his job because of attending their wedding. Taking his friend in for what should just be a few days, turns into a lot more than they bargained for. Especially when Dupree overstays his welcome and in causes one hilarious catastrophe after another for his newlywed hosts
Takers ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A notorious group of criminals continue to baffle police by pulling off one perfectly executed bank robbery after another. They are in and out like clockwork, leaving no evidence behind, and laying low between heists. But when they attempt to pull off one last job with more money at stake than ever before, the crew may find their plans interrupted by a hardened detective who is hell-bent on solving the case
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
80 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
In & out by Frank Oz ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a former student tells the world that a high school teacher is gay, the man tries hard to assert his manliness
To die for by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small town in New Hampshire, a media sensation erupts over a murder case against Suzanne Stone. She is accused of persuading teenagers to kill her husband, Larry Maretto. Obsessed with becoming a TV personality, she views her husband's desire for children as an impediment to her career
Drugstore cowboy by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A band of drug addicts, led by a husband and wife team, resort to robbing drugstores to stay high. They are successful in avoiding capture until their luck begins to run out, and the husband has to accept the fact that he must give up drugs to survive
Armored ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of veteran officers at an armored transport security firm pressure a new guard into stealing one of their own company's trucks containing $42 million dollars. Using a seemingly sure-fire plan, the men plan to make off with the money with no harm done until an unexpected witness causes their plan to come apart at the seams
On the road by Jack Kerouac ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As he travels across 1950s America, aspiring writer Sal Paradise chronicles his escapades with the charismatic Dena Moriarty. Sal admires Dean's passion for experiencing as much as possible of life and his wild flights of poetic fancy."--Container
Nothing but the truth ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A volatile story about a Washington, D.C. political reporter who writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her principles and relationship with her family when she refuses to divulge her source. Inspired by true events
Native son ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bigger Thomas, the black chauffeur for the wealthy Dalton family, is accused of the murder of the Daltons' daughter Mary. The search for Mary's missing body and Thomas' trial shake the family and the city of Chicago, exposing the fears and prejudices of the late 1940's
Tex by S. E Hinton ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and French and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tex is the realistic account of an adolescent's maturation, relationships and taking of responsibility. The story shows the struggles and conflicts of two teenage brothers growing up in the Southwest without parental guidance
Girl most likely ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After both her career and relationship hit the skids, Imogene is forced to make the humiliating move back home to New Jersey with her eccentric mother and younger brother. Adding further insult to injury, there's a strange man sleeping in her old bedroom, and an even stranger man sleeping in her mother's bed
Singles by Cameron Crowe ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tale of Seattle twentysomethings searching for-- and running from-- love centers around a romantically aloof rocker and his lovestruck neighbor who hopes to get him to change his tune
Wild things ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thriller about two high school students, the guidance counselor they accuse of rape, and the detective who knows there's more to the story
Factotum by Bent Hamer ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of author Charles Bukowski, who wanders around Los Angeles, trying to live off jobs which don't interfere with his primary interest, which is writing
 
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Dillon, Matthew
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English (398)
French (34)
German (32)
Spanish (32)
Multiple languages (11)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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