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Petrie, Donald

Overview
Works: 176 works in 486 publications in 8 languages and 14,364 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Donald Petrie
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Matthew McConaughey( Visual )
34 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
Miss congeniality by Marc Lawrence( Visual )
33 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,421 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 )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,842 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 local plumber is plunged into the national spotlight when he takes on the former President of the United States in a heated race to become mayor of Mooseport, Maine
Mystic pizza by Donald Petrie( Visual )
40 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystic pizza: Three young women, waitresses at a pizza parlor in Mystic, Connecticut, spend a special summer discovering romance
My life in ruins ( Visual )
15 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 )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,003 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
My favorite Martian ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 774 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
Richie Rich by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A likable but isolated kid has everything money can buy except friends--until he hits it off big with a group of sandlot kids
The associate ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 445 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 161 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 )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 44 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
Movie marathon comedy favorites collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 42 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 39 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
Opportunity knock$ ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pair of con men hide out in a house when they discover the owner will be away for a couple of months and the housesitter can't make it. The owner's relatives show up, so they pretend to be the housesitters
Opportunity knocks by Dana Carvey( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comic romp about a down-on-his-luck con man who stumbles onto the greatest scam of his career
MacGyver ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 20 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
Grumpy old men collection Grumpy old men & Grumpier old men ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grumpy old men. Neighborhood curmudgeons' long-running feud becomes an all-out rivalry when an attractive widow moves into the house across the street
Richie Rich Ricky RicoĢn ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The richest boy in the world defeats the evil financial advisor who tries to kill him & his parents, while gaining the one possession that money could never buy-- friends
 
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