WorldCat Identities

Peterman, Donald

Works: 88 works in 284 publications in 9 languages and 10,911 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Children's television programs 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Donald Peterman
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You better watch out! He's green..he's mean.. and he hates Christmas! The Grinch is a bad tempered hairy green creture, who lives inside a cave atop Mount Crumpit, overlooking the village of Whoville. As the Whos of Whoville frantically prepare for their yuletide clelbrations, the Grinch decides to put a stop to Christmas once and for all, and steals all their presents and decorations on Christmas Eve ... only to finally come to learn that the true spirit of Christmas goes much deeper than tinsel and toys
Men in black by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Agent Jay (Will Smith) and Agent Kay (Tommy Lee Jones) are turning up the heat on alien terrorists in the biggest sci-fi comedy hit in the galaxy"--Container
Planes, trains & automobiles by John Hughes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uptight businessman faces disaster after disaster as he tries to get back home in time for his family's Thanksgiving dinner, and along the way is joined by an insane traveling salesman that will not leave him alone
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loan shark Chili Palmer (Travolta) comes to L.A. to collect a debt from filmmaker Harry Zimm (Gene Hackman). Soon Palmer is pitching a script, schmoozing a film star (DeVito), and romancing a movie queen (Russo). But the mob and drug smugglers who assigned him to collect come after him
Splash by Ron Howard( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a workaholic who thinks he will never find love and the mermaid who comes ashore to find him and prove him wrong
Point Break by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Johnny Utah goes undercover to infiltrate a cache of Southern California surfers suspected of robbing banks. Utah, a former football player, is assigned to Los Angeles. There, four bank robbers, who wear rubber masks and call themselves Ex-Presidents, have executed a series of successful robberies which embarrassingly have the FBI stumped. Utah and his partner Pappas suspect that the robbers are surfers and hatch a plan for catching them
Flashdance by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Owens is a fiercely determined and beautiful 18 year old woman who works as a welder by day and as a dancer at a local bar at night. Alex struggles to gain independence, finds love, and realise her dream--to dance at the Pittsburgh Conservatory of Dance
Mighty Joe Young by En de wu de( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-foot-tall Central African gorilla is brought to America to save him from poachers. But his notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past
Star trek IV : the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perseguidos como fugitivos por la misma Federación a la que dicen proteger, la tripulación de la nave U.S.S. Enterprise regresa obedientemente a la Tierra para enfrentarse a las acusaciones por crímenes cometidos mientras intentaban rescatar a un resucitado Spock. Pero por el camino, se enteran de que la Tierra está siendo destruida por una extraña sonda alienígena que busca una respuesta de una forma de vida que ya no existe. Al mando de un Ave de Presa Klingon que ha sido capturado, Kirk y su tripulación retuercen el tiempo y el espacio para salvar a la Tierra y redescubrir el significado de la amistad
Gung ho by Ron Howard( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Keaton persuades a Japanese auto firm to reopen his home town's defunct auto factory, but when the Japanese hire him to enforce their policies among his American co-workers, he goes from hero to zero in seconds flat
Mr. Saturday Night by Billy Crystal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Buddy Young was the comic's comic, beloved by everyone. Now, playing to miniscule crowds in nursing homes, it seems like everybody but Buddy realizes that he should retire. As Buddy looks for work in show business, he realizes that the rest of the world has forgotten the golden days of Buddy Young, and that there just may not be room in the business for an old comic like himself"-- (as viewed on December 10, 2014)
Star trek : original motion picture collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 3. Star trek III: the search for Spock: In the wake of Spock's ultimate act of sacrifice, the crew returns to Earth from the newly formed Genesis planet where they learn that life back home will not be easier: Scotty gets reassigned, "Bones" appears to be going insane, and the Enterprise is to be decommissioned
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grupo de ancianos de una residencia descubren la fuente de la eterna juventud. El único problema es que el lugar mágico pertenece a un grupo de extraterrestres y desconocen si sus intenciones son amigables
Rich and famous by George Cukor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long-standing friendship between two women is threatened when one becomes immediately successful as a writer while the other continues to strive for literary recognition
Best defense by Dudley Moore( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When you build the ultimate Super Tank and find out Dudley Moore has designed the missile guidance system, you've got to be concerned. Then when you find out Eddie Murphy is testing the tank in actual combat, you ought to forget about it all together
Star Trek III. Star Trek IV( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star Trek IV: Branded as fugitives by the very Federation they swore to protect, the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise dutifully returns to Earth to face charges for crimes committed in the course of rescuing a resurrected Spock. But en route, it is learned that the Earth is being revaged by a strange alien probe demanding a response from a life form that no longer exists. Commandeering a captured Klingon Bird of Prey, Kirk and his crew bend time and space to save Earth and rediscover the meaning of friendship
She's out of control( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doug Simpson is a dad with two daughters that lives alone. His fifteen year old daughter decides to get a beauty treatment while her dad is out of town. The girl is suddenly beautiful and the guys line up at the door giving Doug a problem
Mass appeal by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Should a priest tell his congregation what they want to hear or tell them the truth? Generation gap between a popular parish priest and a radical young seminarian
The Addams family by Raul Julia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and German and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addams family values: A comical Gothic horror-movie-type family tries to rescue their beloved uncle from his gold-digging new love, a nanny
2-movie collection( Visual )

in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gomez, Morticia, Fester, Wednesday and the rest of the totally twisted Addams family are serving up a banquet of tricks and treats in this two-movie collection
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas!
Men in blackBest defense
Alternative Names
Donald Peterman Amerikaans director of photography (1932-2011)

Donald Peterman directeur de la photographie américain

Donald Peterman direttore della fotografia statunitense

Donald Peterman US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Donald Peterman usona kameraisto

Peterman, Don.

Peterman, Don 1932-2011

Peterman, Donald

Peterman, Donald 1932-2011

Peterman, Donald William 1932-2011

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