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Young, Burt

Overview
Works: 189 works in 637 publications in 8 languages and 18,699 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Film sequels  Fiction  Sports films  Boxing stories  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Burt Young
Rocky by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
98 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
Rocky Balboa by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former heavyweight boxing champion comes out of retirement to fight a 10 round exhibition bout against an opponent who is thirty years younger than he is
Win win ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike Flaherty is "a lovable yet long-suffering lawyer and high school wrestling coach who takes us on a brilliantly heartfelt journey through the game of life...where you can't lose 'em all. When Mike Flaherty 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
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic tale of the lives of two New York gangsters from the period of the early 1900's through prohibition, and climaxing in their subsequent reunion in the 1960's. Friends from childhood, they entered a life of crime together that inevitably led to tragedy and death
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
Transamerica by Duncan Tucker ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pre-operative transsexual learns that she fathered a child years earlier
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match against a vicious Soviet fighter, Drago, who literally killed his last opponent
Rocky V by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
New York, I love you by Fatih Akin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the city that never sleeps, love is always on the mind. Those passions come together as they create a kaleidoscope of the spontaneous, surprising, electrifying human connections that pump the city's heartbeat. Sexy, funny, haunting and revealing encounters unfold beneath the Manhattan skyline. From Tribeca to Central Park to Brooklyn, the story weaves a tale of love as diverse as the very fabric of New York itself. A collection of 10 different stories of love
Back to school by Alan Metter ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a self-made millionaire discovers that his son plans to drop out of college, he enrolls in the same university to set a good example
Chinatown by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen. Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
Betsy's wedding ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eccentric family copes with a daughter's wedding. Coping includes accidental meetings with the mob, oddball romances, revenge schemes and more!
The adventures of Pluto Nash by Neil Cuthbert ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Earth's natural resources have been largely depleted, so a large number of people have taken up residence on the moon. Pluto Nash is one such lunar exile who formerly made his living outside the law, but has since gone straight and now runs the hippest nightclub in the moon colony known as "Little America." Pluto is approached by a gangster who wants to buy the nightclub. Pluto has no interest in selling, but it seems the gangster isn't taking no for an answer
Rob the mob ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thrilling and poignant crime-thriller about two lovers whose daring heists of Mafia social clubs result in a discovery that could forever change the face of organized crime in America. The film is based on the true story of Thomas and Rosemarie Uva
Going overboard ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shecky works as a cocktail waiter on a cruise ship, but he wants to become a comedian so that he can get all the beautiful girls
Last exit to Brooklyn by Uli Edel ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a gang of young hoodlums, a down-and-out call girl, an alcoholic father, and a low level union official as they attempt to survive in the harsh underbelly of lower class 1950s Brooklyn
Amityville ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family moves into a house and wages a life and death battle against the bizarre and terrifying demons that have come to possess not just their home, but their very lives
Land of plenty ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about a woman who works with the homeless, and a paranoid Vietnam vet who both become interested in the death of a Pakistani man killed in a drive-by shooting, but for totally different reasons
Plan B ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a mousey bookkeeper for a gangster, Fran's gone from erasing entries in ledgers to erasing people for her boss. Her boss makes her his hit woman after she pulls a gun and accidentally gives three would-be assailants a fatal case of lead poisoning. Deciding that she can't kill, she comes up with "Plan B" and helps put her would-be victims in hiding
 
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Alternative Names
De Louise, Jerry.
De Louise, Jerry 1940-
Harris, John 1940-
Languages
English (298)
French (42)
Spanish (31)
German (10)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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