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Pesci, Joe

Overview
Works: 340 works in 1,293 publications in 10 languages and 30,841 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Gangster films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Police films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Interviewee, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joe Pesci
 
Most widely held works by Joe Pesci
Goodfellas by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

71 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

111 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
Home alone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

57 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail: Kevin!
My cousin Vinny( Visual )

37 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers from New York City are falsely accused of murder while driving through rural Alabama. To defend them in court, one of them hires his cousin Vinny, a flamboyant personal injury lawyer with no trial experience whatsoever
Home alone 2 lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

47 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin McCallister is ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. The notorious Wet Bandits, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist in New York. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget
Casino by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

127 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people
The good shepherd by Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riggs and Murtaugh must guard a free-wheeling witness in a comedy of car chases, gun battles, under-water escapes, even the destruction of a chic hillside house
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood friends have an uneasy crime partnership which unravels in death and mystery
Lethal weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh, after escaping death from the previous movies are put on a hit list by The Triads. When blood thirsty mercenaries are on their tail they team up again with Leo Getz and Lorna Cole, a newcomer to finally put an end to the Triads for good
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
With honors( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The University of Life. The School of Hard Knocks. Simon Wilder is an alumnus of each. He hasn't got an Ivy League degree. Yet when it comes to life's important lessons, feisty Simon is in a league by himself
Gone fishin' by Roger Birnbaum( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gus and Joe eagerly anticipate another quiet, relaxing fishing trip. Only things don't go quite as they planned! Instead, they innocently create an unstoppable series of outrageous mishaps, destroying everything in their wake!
Betsy's wedding( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 468 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!
Love ranch( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace and Charlie make a fine couple. She provides the mind behind their schemes, while his work as a gangster allows the swindles to be carried out. But a new scam involving a handsome boxer threatens both their plan and their two-decade marriage
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film series about two Los Angeles police detectives
Home alone the complete collection( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home alone: A wily kid must protect his house from burglars when his family accidentally leaves him behind on Christmas vacation. Home alone 2, lost in New York: When Kevin gets separated from his family at O'Hare airport, he finds himself on a plane to New York City instead of Miami with the rest of his family. The thieves that tried to break into his house last Christmas are planning a Christmas caper in the Big Apple, and Kevin sets out to stop them. Home alone 3: When a gang of crooks hide a stolen computer chip in a toy car, a mix-up sends the car home with techno wiz-kid Alex, who now must defend his house from the crooks who want the car back. Home alone, taking back the house: When Kevin spends Christmas with his dad and his new girlfriend, he must protect his possible stepmom's mansion against a pair of thieves
8 heads in a duffel bag( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hit man Tommy Spinelli has 24 hours to deliver a bag of 8 "former associates" to an angry mob boss in San Diego. But when Charlie, a fellow passenger on his flight, mistakenly takes the bag, the heads go to Baja. When Charlie discovers the bag's horrific contents, he desperately tries to get the bag back to the border
The films of Martin Scorsese( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Scorsese talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators
A Bronx tale( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Multiple languages and English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devoted father battles a local crime boss for the life of his son. Growing up on the racially divided mean streets of 1960s New York, 11-year-old Italian-American Calogero, known as 'C,' idolizes sophisticated local mob boss Sonny, despite stern warnings from his working-class father. When 'C' gets older and defies his dad in order to join Sonny's dangerous gang, he finds that life is never black and white
 
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Alternative Names
Joe Pesci acteur amricain

Joe Pesci actor, comediante y msico estadounidense

Joe Pesci aktor amerykański

Joe Pesci Amerikaans acteur

Joe Pesci amerikanischer Schauspieler

Joe Pesci amerikansk skdespelare

Joe Pesci amerikansk skodespelar

Joe Pesci amerikansk skuespiller

Joe Pesci attore e musicista statunitense

Pesce, Joseph.

Pesci, Joseph

Pesci, Joseph 1943-

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