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Pesci, Joe

Overview
Works: 286 works in 1,342 publications in 11 languages and 31,337 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Gangster films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Sports films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Interviewee, 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 )

92 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,005 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
Home alone by Edwina Follows( Visual )

85 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight-year-old boy is left home alone on Christmas, and has to defend his home against two bumbling burglars
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

147 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,475 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 2 : lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

64 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,434 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 )

141 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,203 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 Robert De Niro( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,959 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 )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,547 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 )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,537 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
My cousin Vinny by 20th Century Fox( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two carefree pals (Macchio and Whitfield) traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, Vincent Gambini (Pesci) is the cousin of one of them and he is a lawyer. Vinny is a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his sixth try and has never been in court. When cousin Vinny arrives with his leather-clad girlfriend (Tomei) to handle his first case, it's a real shock--for both Vinny and the Deep South
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

34 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murtagh is days away from retirement, and is relectant to get involved with his partner's schemes
With honors by An Alex Keshishian Film( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 623 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 )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 519 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 466 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 )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace and Charlie make a fine couple as the proprietors of Nevada's first legalized brothel. 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
Savva( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy tale about a grand life journey of ten-year old boy Savva, devoted to helping his mom and fellow village people to break free from the vicious hyenas
8 heads in a duffel bag by Joe Pesci( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 287 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
Lethal weapon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 246 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
The films of Martin Scorsese by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 243 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
 
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Alternative Names
Joe Pesci acteur américain

Joe Pesci actor, comediante y músico estadounidense

Joe Pesci aktor amerykański

Joe Pesci Amerikaans acteur

Joe Pesci amerikanischer Schauspieler

Joe Pesci amerikansk skådespelare

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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