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Brillstein, Bernie 1931-2008

Overview
Works: 31 works in 79 publications in 4 languages and 3,907 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Film excerpts 
Roles: Author, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Bernie Brillstein
 
Most widely held works by Bernie Brillstein
Happy Gilmore by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy Gilmore: Although Happy dreams of becoming a professional hockey player, he discovers that his hockey slap shot translates to an astonishing 400 yard tee shot. So when his grandmother loses her home to the IRS, Happy decides to earn the house back by joining the pro golf tour, bringing his ferocious temper and outlandish antics to the well-tended fairways. Before long, Happy is a media sensation, attracting crowds and news cameras wherever he goes. But Happy's bitter rival has his own plans for the golf superstar, resulting in a riotous, laugh-filled confrontation on the links
Ghostbusters : answer the call by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ghostbusters team regroup when the infant son of single mother Dana Barrett becomes the target of a demonic force. They must put a stop to an enormous underground river of slime ready to rot the roots of the Big Apple
The replacement killers by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lee, a professional hit man, defies the orders of a ruthless crime boss, putting not only his own life but his family's at stake. Desperate to get home, Lee enlists the aid of a document forger, and together they fend off the "replacement killers" hired to murder them
Make 'em laugh : the funny business of America( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The documentary explores the currents of American comedy throughout a century of social and political change, illuminating how comedy has tackled and poked fun at our political system, race relations, gender issues, and the prevailing American standards and taboos in everyday life. Melding performance, biography and history, it features interviews with over 90 comedians, writers, producers, and historians
Dragnet by Tom Mankiewicz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy that pays homage to the famed original police drama of the '50s and '60s
Tom Hanks comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'burbs: In a typical American neighborhood, some strange new neighbors, the Klopeks, come to live in the house next to Ray Peterson
The little stuff matters most : 50 rules from 50 years of trying to make a living by Bernie Brillstein( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted Hollywood manager and producer draws on his own fifty-year career to provide fifty important lessons, insights, words of wisdom, and rules that can be applied to the business world
The cable guy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steven (M. Broderick) chiama un tecnico per farsi installare un impianto per le TV via cavo. Arriva Chip (J. Carrey) che vorrebbe diventargli amico, ma quando l'altro gli nega l'amicizia e, anzi, lo tradisce, si vendica: lo fa arrestare, gli fa perdere il lavoro e la faccia davanti ai familiari. (Morandini)
Spies like us ; Nothing but trouble( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spies like us: Comedy about two would-be spies who are dupes in an evil mastermind's plan to take over the world. Nothing but trouble: A ghoulish comedy wherein a wrong turn sends two yuppies into Valkenvania, the twilight zone of speed traps
Fletch : Happy gilmore ; Mallrats( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mallrats: When T.S. is dumped by his girlfriend, he retreats to the mall with his comic book-loving best friend Brodie, whose girlfriend has also left him. Between brooding and visits to the food court, the unmotivated suburban New Jersey teenagers decide to win their girlfriends back with the help of Silent Bob and Jay, the ultimate delinquents, as they scheme to disrupt T.S.'s girlfriend's father's dating game TV show that is going to be broadcast from the local mall
It's all lies, and that's the truth : and 49 more rules from 50 years of trying to make a living in Hollywood by Bernie Brillstein( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary Hollywood supermanager and producer Bernie Brillstein reveals his collection of wisdom gleaned from his fifty years of insight, instinct, and experience in both business and life. An uncommon collection of common sense, The Little Stuff Matters Most delivers the hard and fast lessons of Brillstein's unparalleled business experience in fifty pithy, wise, and completely entertaining essays. Brillstein, whose name is synonymous with some of the highest-profile Hollywood careers, shares these invaluable lessons in the clever, unfailingly honest, and inimitable tone for which he is known and loved. Memorable tips include: Know the difference between "hot" and "good" Only doctors and hookers need pagers Don't pet the snakes Have an opinion, even it it's wrong It's all lies, and that's the truth When your time has come, success will find you The stomachache'and other gastrointestinal warnings Each of the book's fifty "Bernie-isms" is followed by refreshing commentary, peppered with colorful tales from Bernie's career and clever drawings by acclaimed New Yorker cartoonist David Sipress. This book is the next best thing to having your own personal manager on call 24/7'without having to fork over 15 percent of your paycheck
The celluloid closet by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assembles footage from over 120 films showing the changing face of cinema homosexuality from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist triumphs of the 1990s. Many actors, writers and commentators provide anecdotes regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians on the silver screen
4 movie marathon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins: A physically perfect but innocent man goes in search of his long-lost twin brother, who is a short small-time crook
Pure luck ; Dragnet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure luck: Eugene Proctor, an unlucky, mishap-prone man, is sent on a mission with a no-nonsense detective, to rescue the equally unlucky daughter of his boss
Asesinos de reemplazo = The replacement killers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cambio de la seguridad de su familia, Lee, un perfecto asesino, acepta trabajar para un poderoso mafioso que quiere llevar a cabo una venganza contra un detective de la policía. Pero se resistirá al encargo con la ayuda de la bella Meg y se encontrará en una carrera contra reloj para derrotar a un ejército de asesinos a sueldo
The 'burbs ; Dragnet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'burbs: In a typical American neighborhood, some strange new neighbors, the Klopeks, come to live in the house next to Ray Peterson
Spie come noi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due buoni a nulla che si sono comportati indegnamente ai test per entrare nella Cia vengono selezionati per una missione suicida. (Mereghetti)
<> by Bernie Brillstein( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Thai and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Show with Bob and David( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketch-comedy show. The twist here is that all of the sketches (even the monologue) are connected in some strange way
Where did I go right? : you're no one in Hollywood unless someone wants you dead by Bernie Brillstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Throughout his long career at the top of the entertainment industry - as TV and movie producer, agent, and brilliant personal manager - Bernie Brillstein has accomplished it all."--Jacket
 
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Alternative Names
Bernie Brillstein Amerikaans filmproducent (1931-2008)

Bernie Brillstein producteur de cinéma américain

Bernie Brillstein produttore cinematografico statunitense

Bernie Brillstein US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehproduzent

Brillstein, Bernard J. 1931-2008

Берни Бриллштейн

ברני ברילשטיין

برنی بریلستین تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

バーニー・ブリルスタイン

伯尼·布里斯坦

Languages
English (63)

Spanish (4)

Italian (2)

Thai (2)

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Ghostbusters : answer the callThe replacement killersThe little stuff matters most : 50 rules from 50 years of trying to make a livingIt's all lies, and that's the truth : and 49 more rules from 50 years of trying to make a living in HollywoodWhere did I go right? : you're no one in Hollywood unless someone wants you deadWhere did I go right? : you're no one in Hollywood unless someone wants you dead