WorldCat Identities

Farina, Dennis 1944-2013

Works: 191 works in 532 publications in 8 languages and 17,311 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  War films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Interviewee, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dennis Farina
Snatch by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

67 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A diamond heist gone haywire launches gangster, bookies and a dog on a rollicking ride through the rugged world of bare-knuckle boxing in search of the missing stone"--Container
What happens in Vegas by Tom Vaughn( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joy is dumped by her boyfriend and her friends recommend she take a vacation to Las Vegas to get him out of her mind. After Jack gets fired by his dad from the family business, he ends up in Vegas too. After a night of drinking, the two wake up the following morning to discover they have gotten married. One of them wins a $3 million jackpot - using the quarter of the other. Both want to end the marriage and keep the money. The unhappy pair tries to undermine each other and get their hands on the total jackpot. Having another idea, the judge sentences them to six months of hard marriage and orders them to work out their problems
Bottle shock by Mi le( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napa Valley, 1976. For connoisseur Steven Spurrier, there is no finer art than French wine. But rumors bandy about of a new California wine country that holds the future of the vine. Positive the small Napa wineries are no match for established French vintages, Spurrier challenges the Americans to a blind taste test. He finds the valley full of ambitious, and talented, novice vintners like Jim Barrett and his son Bo. He realizes his publicity stunt may change the history of wine forever
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Manhunter by Michael Mann( Visual )

33 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Will Graham captured the diabolical Dr. Hannibal Lecter but nearly lost his mind in the process and retired from the Bureau. When he is coaxed out of retirement to hunt a serial killer called "The Tooth Fairy" he is again faced with the horrors incumbent in entering a serial killer's mind
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to L.A. to collect a debt from a down-and-out filmmaker, he jumps headfirst into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Empire Falls by Ed Harris( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful portrait of blue-collar America, a timeless tribute to the inherent decency and good humor that sustains working-class people in everyday life
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WWII Army Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with the brutality of war, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
You kill me by John Dahl( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Falenczyk loves his job. He is a hit-man for his Polish mob family in Buffalo, New York. But Frank has a drinking problem and when he messes up a critical assignment that puts the family business in peril, his uncle sends him to San Francisco to clean up his act. Frank is not the touchy-feely kind of guy, but he starts going to AA meetings, gets a sponsor and a job at a mortuary where he falls for the tart-tongued Laurel, a woman who is dangerously devoid of boundaries. But, things aren't going well in Buffalo where an upstart Irish gang is threatening the family business. When violence erupts, Frank is forced to return home and with an unlikely assist from Laural, faces old rivals on new terms
Reindeer games( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and German and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon release from prison, Rudy decides to pose as his dead cell-mate Nick in order to make time with Nick's beautiful pen pal, Ashley. Then Rudy is forced to participate in an armed robbery plot hatched by her evil brother
Paparazzi by Jacques Rozier( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a group of paparazzi photographers cause an accident that injures his family, a film superstar turns to the police for help. When they are unable to help, he seeks vengeance on his own
That old feeling by Dennis Farina( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happily divorced for 14 years, Lilly and Dan still hate each other. But after a fight at their daughter's wedding, their hosility suddenly turns to unbridled passion
Midnight run by Martin Brest( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bounty hunter is charged with delivering an embezzling, bail jumping accountant to Los Angeles. What he doesn't know is that the Mob is also after said accountant, for embezzling the money in the first place
Big trouble by Tim Allen( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na lotnisku w Miami wybucha panika, gdy w bagażu jednego z pasażerów ochrona znajduje ładunek nuklearny o ogromnej sile rażenia
Striking distance by Rowdy Herrington( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Hardy is a maverick cop who's not afraid to rock the boat in pursuit of a sadistic serial killer. Demoted to river patrol after suggesting that the killer may be a fellow police officer, he initiates an unauthorized investigation which kicks the high-powered plot into overdrive
Authors anonymous( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers with the motto "all for one" accept Hannah Rinaldi into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success, but that's exactly what they get. While her career takes off, her eccentric and envious colleagues struggle to find their own paths to publishing fame and fortune. Tensions rise, rivalries form, and hearts are broken. Rejection turns to desperation. Good thing they're only armed with pens
Stealing Harvard by Bruce McCulloch( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John leads a simple and happy life. He has a beautiful fiancée and has a job in his future father-in-law's company. Everything is great until his favorite neice surprises him with her acceptance to Harvard University and he is reminded of a long forgotten oath he made to foot the bill. Desperate, John turns to his best friend for help. It is decided that they must turn to a temporary life of crime to raise the cash needed
Eddie by Steve Rash( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Knicks basketball team is in last place and nobody wants to know them, except their number one fan and complete basketball nut, Edwina "Eddie" Franklin. Their losing streak could be about to change, after Eddie wins a half-time contest and becomes the team's honorary coach for the night. When the team's new owner discovers her wise-cracking, smart-mouthed way around the hoop and with the crowds, he makes her the new head coach!
Sidewalks of New York( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An ensemble romantic comedy about the joys and woes of six Manhattanites looking for love"--Container
Luck( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This one hour drama centers on an intuitive tough guy named Chester "Ace" Bernstein, who has always been involved with gambling, from bookmaking and money laundering to casino operations. Recently released from prison after three years, he teams with Gus Demitriou, his longtime chauffeur and muscle, to craft a complex plan involving the Santa Anita Racetrack in California
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Alternative Names
Dennis Farina acteur américain

Dennis Farina actor estadounidense

Dennis Farina actor estatunidenc

Dennis Farina aktor amerykański

Dennis Farina ameerika näitleja

Dennis Farina American actor

Dennis Farina Amerikaans acteur

Dennis Farina amerikanischer Schauspieler

Dennis Farina amerikansk skådespelare

Dennis Farina amerikansk skodespelar

Dennis Farina amerikansk skuespiller

Dennis Farina attore statunitense

Dennis Farina yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Dionysius Farina

Farina, Dennis G. 1944-2013

Farina, Donaldo Guglielmo

Ντένις Φαρίνα

Денис Фарина

Денніс Фаріна

Фарина, Деннис

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دنيس فارينا

دنيس فارينا ممثل أمريكي

دنیس فارینا بازیگر آمریکایی

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Out of sightEmpire FallsReindeer gamesPaparazziThat old feelingMidnight runStriking distance