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Pacino, Al 1940-

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Most widely held works by Al Pacino
The Godfather by Mario Puzo ( Visual )
131 editions published between 1074 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Scarface by Brian De Palma ( Visual )
95 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the 1932 classic of the same title, Scarface follows the violent career of a smalltime Cuban refugee hoodlum who guns his way to the top of Miami's cocaine empire
Heat by Michael Mann ( Visual )
90 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vincent Hanna is a brilliant L.A. cop following the trail from a deadly armed robbery to a crew headed by master thief Neil McCauley. The trouble is, McCauley's expertise is at least equal to Hanna's
Dog day afternoon by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a botched bank robbery that occurred August 22, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York and turned into a bizarre hostage situation lasting all day
Ocean's thirteen by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 2,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel with known casino owner Willy Banks in Las Vegas, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal by the loathsome Banks. Banks' even goes so far as to finding amusement in Tishkoff's misfortune when the double crossing lands Reuben in the hospital because of a heart attack. However, Danny and his crew won't stand for Banks and what he's done to a friend. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Banks, the crew is out to pull off a major plan. One that will unfold on the night Banks' newest hot spot opens up, when the crew is out to bankrupt one of the city's most despised businessmen. However, this is not about the money, this time it is for revenge
Angels in America by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
The insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Scent of a woman by Martin Brest ( Visual )
70 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hoping to earn extra money, an innocent and reserved scholarship student at an exclusive prep school agrees to look after a blind, retired Lieutenant Colonel, who takes him off for a wild weekend in New York City
William Shakespeare's The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Antonio, a successful but cash-poor merchant, approaches Shylock, a wealthy moneylender, for a loan to help his young friend Bassanio woo the fair Portia. Despite being longtime enemies, Shylock grants the request, but demands one pound of Antonio's flesh if the debt is not repaid on time. When Antonio defaults on the loan, Shylock seeks what is legally owed him but soon learns that those to whom evil is done, do evil in return"--Container
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
42 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Donnie Brasco by Mike Newell ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This true story follows FBI agent Joe Pistone (Depp) as he infiltrates the mafia of New York
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the epic Corleone trilogy, Al Pacino reprises his role as powerful family leader Michael Corleone. Now in his 60's, Michael is consumed with guilt for his past deeds while he plans his family's re-emergence as a completely legitimate corporation
Serpico by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation
Any given Sunday ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Embattled coach Tony D'Amato faces team strife and a new owner, who is sure Tony is way too old school. An injured quarterback, a flashy, bull-headed backup QB, a slithery team doctor, and a running back with an incentive-laden contract also fuel the film
Devil's advocate by Taylor Hackford ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hotshot attorney Kevin Lomax's 64-0 case record has brought him a tempting offer from an elite New York firm. But the job Lomax accepts isn't what it seems. The Devil is in the details
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley ( Visual )
65 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Times are tough at the real estate firm of Premiere Properties. Shelley "the machine" Levene (Lemmon) and Dave Moss (Harris) are veteran salesmen, but only Ricky Roma (Pacino) is on a hot streak. The new Glengarry sales leads could turn everything around, but the front office is holding them back until these "losers" prove themselves. Then someone decides to take matters into his own hands, stealing the Glengarry leads and leaving everyone wondering who did it
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coppola paints a chilling portrait of a Sicilian family's rise and fall from power in America, and the passage of rites from father to son. He masterfully balances the story between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Jack and Jill by Dennis Dugan ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave
The recruit by Roger Towne ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clayton recently completed his studies at MIT. One evening, Clayton is approached by Walter Burke, a recruiter for the CIA, and believes Clayton is just the sort of man the CIA is looking for. Clayton, who has little interest in an ordinary nine-to-five career and accepts the offer. Clayton has to keep in mind Burke's dictum that "nothing is as it seems," especially when Clayton is given a special assignment -- find the mole within the Agency's training program who is actually feeding information to America's enemies
 
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Pacino, Al
Pacino, Alfredo Jacob.
Pacino, Alfredo James.
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