WorldCat Identities

Petrie, Donald

Works: 175 works in 521 publications in 8 languages and 14,436 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Political films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure television programs  Police films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Donald Petrie
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Matthew McConaughey( Visual )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the "How to" columnist for a trendy magazine, Andie Anderson agrees to write a first-hand account about what it takes to drive a man out of your life in exactly ten days; meanwhile, eligible ad agency bachelor Benjamin Barry accepts a high stakes bet that he can lure any woman into falling in love with him in ten days
Miss congeniality by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her legs are waxed, her lips are glossed, her gun is ready. FBI agent Gracie Hart is going undercover as one of the hopefuls to be the next Miss United States. But Gracie, whose idea of a fashion accessory is the set of handcuffs she slaps unto lawbreakers, doesn't have a beauty pageant bone in her body
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie( Visual )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neighborhood curmudgeons' long-running feud becomes an all-out rivalry when an attractive widow moves into the house across the street
Welcome to Mooseport( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town plumber runs against a former President of the United States for the mayorship of tiny Mooseport, Maine
Mystic pizza by Donald Petrie( Visual )

43 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, waitresses at a pizza parlor in Mystic, Connecticut, spend a special summer discovering romance
My life in ruins( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia came to Greece to follow a man. Cast aside, she finds herself alone and adrift in this foreign land. Eventually, her passion for history leads her to a job as a tour guide. But Georgia is bored, and has lost her 'kefi' (Greek for mojo) to boot. When Poupi replaces her regular driver at the last minute, Georgia thinks that her luck has just hit rock bottom. Thankfully, Georgia's latest batch of tourists is a more lively bunch than she's anticipated, and in between bouts with rival tour guide Nico, she manages to form a genuine connection with wisecracking widower Irv. Irv is a solo vacationer who maintains a jovial facade despite the fact that he misses his late wife dearly. With a little help from Irv, Georgia comes to realize that true love may be closer than she thinks
Just my luck( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashley is a young Manhattan socialite who is possibly the luckiest person in New York City. However, after she happens to kiss a hapless boy named Jake at a masquerade ball, she finds out she's somehow traded her great luck for his terrible luck
Richie Rich by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The richest kid in the world, Richie Rich, has everything he wants, except companionship"--IMDb
My favorite Martian( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this movie based on the 60's television series of the same name, TV reporter, Tim O'Hara stumbles upon a Martian who has just crashed on Earth. Tim schemes to expose the Martian who has taken human form as "Uncle Martin." When Tim's efforts are foiled by Uncle Martin's antics, he decides to help the alien return home
The associate( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-track executive starts her own company after a backstabbing co-worker nabs her promotion. But when she's locked out of the stuffy corporate world, she invents a dazzling male business partner to sell her ideas! Her wacky plan soon spins wildly out of control, however, when her bogus "associate" becomes Wall Street's hottest financial whiz--she must impersonate him!
The favor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a favor to her friend Kathy, Emily looks up Kathy's old boyfriend, but their steamy one-night stand ignites more than just passion
4 film favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two weeks notice: A top commercial real estate lawyer gets fed up working for her charming but hapless billionaire boss. She puts in her resignation, but her boss, with a little help from Cupid, has other plans
Opportunity knocks by Dana Carvey( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic romp about a down-on-his-luck con man who stumbles onto the greatest scam of his career
Movie marathon comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splitting heirs: Two babies are accidentally switched; one grows up in a poor Pakistani household, while the other is raised as the heir to a dukedom
Miss Congeniality Miss Congeniality 2: armed and fabulous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Congeniality: Gracie Hart is the tomboyish FBI agent who poses as a beauty contestant to unmask a criminal at the Miss United States Pageant. Miss Congeniality 2: Gracie goes undercover masquerading as a Las Vegas showgirl to rescue kidnapped friends
Grumpy old men Grumpier old men( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grumpier old men. Grumpy old men become grumpier in this sequel as a newcomer plans to change the town's bait shop into a restaurant
MacGyver( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an undercover special agent, Angus MacGyver, who uses his practical knowledge of science to solve any problem that he faces
Joe Somebody( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Somebody: "Joe Scheffer is a mild-mannered single dad who's overworked and underappreciated at the office. But when the company bully knocks him down in front of his daughter, this Nobody decides to become Joe Somebody and kick some butt!" Welcome to Mooseport: The ex-president of the United States and his plumber face off in the election for mayor of Mooseport
Mirror, mirror ; Blue man down ; Mr. Magic( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirror, mirror: A horror film director finds that the monsters he creates for the screen come to haunt him in real life
Cómo perder a un chico en 10 días = How to lose a guy in 10 days( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una columnista de una revista de tendencias acepta realizar un reportaje basándose en sus propias vivencias sobre cómo echar a un hombre de tu vida ... en tan sólo 10 días. Al mismo tiempo, un atractivo publicista acepta la apuesta de que puede seducir a cualquier mujer y lograr que pierda la cabeza por él ... también en sólo 10 días
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How to lose a guy in 10 days
Alternative Names
Donald Petrie Amerikaans acteur

Donald Petrie cinaste amricain

Donald Petrie regista e attore statunitense

Donald Petrie US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Петри, Дональд

دونالد پتری بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Miss congenialityGrumpier old menThe favor4 film favoritesOpportunity knocksMacGyverMirror, mirror ; Blue man down ; Mr. Magic