WorldCat Identities

Pitt, Michael 1981-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 498 publications in 9 languages and 11,432 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television crime shows  Television adaptations  Television series  Gangster television programs  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Historical television programs  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Pitt
Boardwalk empire by Timothy Van Patten( Visual )

123 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish period drama set in Atlantic City, following the life and times of Nucky Thompson - the undisputed political and criminal mastermind whose grip on power and control of the city's liquor supply is under constant threat
Murder by numbers by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clues in a Jane Doe murder case points one way, yet detective Cassie Mayweather thinks another way. There's something too perfect about the way the forensic evidence leads to an obvious perpetrator - something that ties to Cassie's secret past
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by John Cameron Mitchell( Visual )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the off-Broadway musical hit, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" presents a drama queen getting not only what she needs, but also what she wants: love, unfettered and unconditional. Hedwig, a surgically botched transsexual from East Germany, travels the States with his band, playing a string of Red Lobster-type restaurants to audiences rendered incredulous by his boyish brand of girl glam; he reveals his story in flashbacks between musical numbers. For Hedwig, who exists in an indeterminate but politically charged space between freedom and frustration, life is about looking for her personal dividing wall - to smash it into ruin
Silk by Zhaobin Su( Visual )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband
Rob the mob by Michael Pitt( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thrilling and poignant crime-thriller about two lovers whose daring heists of Mafia social clubs result in a discovery that could forever change the face of organized crime in America. The film is based on the true story of Thomas and Rosemarie Uva
The dreamers by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

71 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of students fall in love and sleep around against the backdrop of the 1968 student riots in Paris
Criminal activities by Jackie Earle Haley( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of friends reunites at a classmate's funeral, and stumbles upon a financial opportunity that's too good to pass up. But when the investment goes south, they learn that part of their funding came from a notoriously ruthless crime boss, and now it's payback time. They have one perilous chance to the erase the debt, and if they can complete the task they just might escape with their lives
Funny games by Michael Haneke( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George et Ann Farber, accompagnés de leur fils Georgie, passent les vacances dans leur maison de campagne. Leur séjour tourne au vinaigre lorsque deux jeunes inconnus, prétextant être des amis des voisins, font irruption chez eux. Terrorisés, George et Ann comprennent assez vite qu'ils ont affaire à des sociopathes. De charades en devinettes, ces derniers s'amusent à torturer physiquement et psychologiquement leurs trois prisonniers, faisant d'emblée le pari qu'ils ne passeront pas l'épreuve vivants
Hannibal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is locked in a mental asylum accused of Hannibal Lecter's crimes. Now that Will knows what Hannibal is, he faces a fight to prove his own sanity and convince those closest to him that he is innocent. Jack is dealing with his own feelings about Will, and whether his protege is a killer. Looking for answers, Jack looks to Lecter, who becomes the new consultant on cases. Lecter is torn between saving himself and keeping Will close to him, despite advice from his psychiatrist to stay away
Gus Van Sant's Last days( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is inspired by the final hours of Kurt Cobain. Blake is a brilliant but troubled musician whose success has left him in a lonely place. The film follows Blake through a handful of hours spent in his wooded home ... a fugitive from his own life
Delirious by Tom DiCillo( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les is a small-time paparazzi with dreams of getting his embarrassingly funny photos on the front page. His luck seems to take a turn for the better when he befriends a clueless young homeless man, Toby, and makes him his unlikely assistant. But when Toby falls for a pop diva and becomes a reality TV star, Les has a tough time being pushed out of the frame and creates a devilish scheme to take down his former apprentice
Bully by Larry Clarke( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they tire of bully Bobby Kent's twisted bullying, a group of Hollywood, Florida teens decide to kill him
Origins by Thomas Levenson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ian Gray is a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab partner Karen, they make a stunning scientific discovery that has far reaching implications and complicates both his scientific and spiritual beliefs. Traveling half way around the world, he risks everything he has ever known to validate his theory
The hawk is dying( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Florida auto upholsterer attempts to transcend his mundane life by taming a wild red-tailed hawk. He chases his passion while caring for his autistic nephew and becoming caught up in an abstract and uneasy relationship with a young psychology student
The last days by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blake, artiste replié sur lui-même, fléchit sous le poids de la célébrité, du succès et d'un sentiment d'isolement croissant. Réfugié dans une maison au milieu des bois, il tente d'échapper à sa vie, à son entourage et à ses obligations. Il regarde, écoute, et attend la délivrance
Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael Douglas, Gwyneth Paltrow and Viggo Mortensen form a love triangle with murder at its heart in A Perfect Murder, the sleek, keep-you-guessing sizzler inspired by the play Dial M for Murder. A luckless prisoner (Kevin Bacon) and an idealistic rookie attorney (Christian Slater) take on the dehumanizing treatment of inmates in Murder in the First, the powerhouse true tale of the trial that brought down Alcatraz. And unconventional detective Sandra Bullock swims against the tide of a homicide investigation in the compelling, procedure-laced Murder by Numbers."--Container
The heart is deceitful above all things by Asia Argento( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actress and filmmaker Asia Argento directed this faithful screen adaptation of J.T. Leroy's novel/memoir, which documents one boy's truly harrowing road to adulthood. Jeremiah is the seven-year-old son of Sarah, an unstable and unwed mother who abandoned her son and left him to be raised by foster parents. Jeremiah has come to love his guardians, and is devastated when Sarah arrives at their doorstep, demanding her child back. Threatening Jeremiah with torture if he tries to run away, Sarah introduces her young son to drugs and encourages her one-night-stand paramours to help "discipline" her son when she feels his behavior is inappropriate. Jeremiah continues a difficut and problematic life with his mother, her various partners, and his grandparents, members of a fundamentalist Christian sect which emphasizes child discipline that's strict to the point of abuse
Frank Herbert's Dune : study notes for Extension English : Module A : 2009-2012 HSC by Michael Pitt( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Murder by numbers
Alternative Names
Michael Pitt Actor, músico e modelo estadounidense

Michael Pitt aktor amerykański

Michael Pitt Amerikaans acteur

Michael Pitt attore e musicista statunitense

Michael Pitt US-amerikanischer Musiker und Schauspieler

michal pitt

Pitt, Michael Carmen.

Майкл Питт

Майкл Пітт

מייקל פיט

مایکل پیت موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، خواننده، و آهنگساز آمریکایی

마이클 피트

マイケル・ピット

邁克爾·皮特

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Gus Van Sant's Last daysBullyFrank Herbert's Dune : study notes for Extension English : Module A : 2009-2012 HSC