WorldCat Identities

Penn, Christopher

Works: 130 works in 460 publications in 8 languages and 15,858 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Western films  Independent films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Christopher Penn
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

136 editions published between 1200 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They were perfect strangers, assembled to pull off the perfect crime. Then their simple robbery explodes into a bloody ambush, and the ruthless killers realize one of them is [an undercover police officer]. But which one?"--Container
Pale rider by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After corporate boss Coy LaHood begins a campaign of terror to drive independent pan miners out of the area, a stranger called Preacher rides into the underdogs' camp. He becomes their avenger. The tycoon then hires a badge-wearing killer and his duster-shrouded deputies, men loyal to whomever pays the most. LaHood pays gold. But in a climactic shootout to remember, Preacher pays in lead
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When city-boy Ren McCormick finds himself in an uptight Midwestern town where dancing has been banned, he revolts with best friend Willard and the minister's daughter to change everyone's mind. Special features include commentary, and more
Starsky & Hutch by Todd Phillips( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two streetwise undercover detectives bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of a police snitch called Huggy Bear
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Chan is Inspector Lee, a Hong Kong Detective who helps confiscate millions of dollars worth of stolen Chinese artifacts from crime Lord Juntao. Seeking revenge, Juntao kidnaps the young daughter of the Chinese consul when he moves to America. Chan is sent as a diplomatic advisor and finds himself paired up with a New York cop (Chris Tucker) - a man who works alone, and wants to stay that way
Short cuts by Robert Altman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and German and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in German and English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wesley Snipes, Patrick Swayze and John Leguizamo star as three "girls" who just wanna have fun in a hilarious comedy about repairing broken hearts, broken dreams and broken nails. En route from New York City to Hollywood for a drag queen beauty pageant, Noxeema, Vida and Chi Chi are forced to take an unwelcome detour when their 1967 Cadillac convertible breaks down. Stranded in the tiny midwestern town of Snydersville, the three try to make the best of their unfortunate circumstance. And when their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
After the sunset by Pierce Brosnan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two master thieves are finally retiring after one last incredibly succesful heist. Moving to the Bahamas to reside in their own tropical paradise, the pair's old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is a ocean liner called the "Diamond Cruise" and Stan is convinced that they're not really retired at all, and that this is just the next set up. While Lola is busy settling into their new life, Max is contemplating whether or not to steal the famous Napoleon diamond
Murder by numbers by Tony Gayton( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two unlikely high school friends execute a 'flawless' murder with the hopes of using the established forensic rules to help them get away with it. A female detective with a history begins to see through their veil of misdirection
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Corky Romano( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corky is an oddball veterinarian with a penchant for pop music from the '80s. As a youth, he was kicked out of his Mafia-connected family. Now his father has been indicted and needs Corky to infiltrate the FBI and steal the government's evidence against him. Corky is willing to help his family, but his brothers go overboard when intimidating the computer hacker who gets Corky's bogus application into the FBI academy, presenting him as a super agent named Pissant. Now Corky must live up to his reputation for an eminently qualified top cop while simultaneously trying to get the goods on his dad
Stealing Harvard by Bruce McCulloch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 316 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
The Darwin awards by Movie ( '06 )( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on four best-selling non-fiction books of over 700 Darwin Award cases, an insurance claims investigator teams up with a forensic detective to investigate potential Darwin Award cases. Winners are saluted for the improvement of the human genome by honoring those who accidentally kill themselves in really stupid ways
The funeral by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York City in the 1930s, a powerful crime family is caught in a lethal crossfire between union organizers and brutal corporate bosses
Beethoven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newton family is unprepared for the chaos that enters their lives when the cute, frisky St. Bernard puppy they adopt grows into an enormous, drooling disaster-prone pooch named Beethoven!
Holly( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set in Cambodia. Patrick (Ron Livingston), an American card shark and dealer in stolen artefacts living in Cambodia, comes across 12-year-old Vietnamese girl Holly (Thuy Nguyen) in the notorious red light district of Phnom Penh. Sold into prostitution by her impoverished family and smuggled across the border, Holly is at the mercy of ruthless sex traffickers who are holding out for the highest possible price for her virginity. Patrick sets out across Cambodia in a desperate effort to rescue Holly from her captors and bring her to safety
Beethoven by Ludwig van Beethoven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adopted by the Newton household's three children, an adorable little St. Bernard puppy grows into 185 pounds of disaster-prone trouble; There's trouble in the heir when Beethoven becomes the proud father of four pups, each one an adorable but mischievous bundle of joy; When two bumbling thieves threaten the safety of his family on vacation, Beethoven sets out to put a bit on the bad guys
Deceiver( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting psychological thriller, charged with unbridled suspense and powerful performances. An edge-of-your-seat mystery that delves into the chilling. murky depths of truth and deception
Best of the best by Oro Solido (Musical group)( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in French and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five young men are selected as members of the U.S. National Karate Team. Each teammate has his own reason for competing; however, they soon discover that in order to function as a team, they must put aside their differences and learn to depend upon each other. Together they enter an exhausting training period that puts their mental and physical skills to the ultimate endurance test. After three months of grueling workouts and personal conflicts they are ready to face the highly skilled Korean team and become true champions
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Pale riderFootlooseStarsky & HutchRush hourShort cutsMurder by numbersRumble fishFaerie tale theatre