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Aiello, Danny 1933-

Overview
Works: 338 works in 1,183 publications in 7 languages and 22,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Artist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Danny Aiello
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

113 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Tensions are growing, with the only local businesses being a Korean grocery and Sal's Pizzeria. Mookie is Sal's delivery boy. Radio Raheem has the letters of love and hate written on his hands. He is defiant and together with a motivated Buggin Out, push Sal and his sons to their breaking point. The cops intervene, using force and brutality to apprehend the large Radio Raheem. He is unwilling to succumb to the over-excessive brutality of the police and the racist views of Sal and his family. The overzealous police officers don't understand the repercussions of the violence they just unleashed. The neighbors band together to protest this extreme form of pure, toxic bigotry. Mob mentality takes over and the other local non-African American store owners become threatened. Tempers flare and rage is in the air
Moonstruck by Norman Jewison( Visual )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An "unlucky in love" Italian-American widow just weeks away from her wedding falls for her fiance's younger brother
Leon by Luc Besson( Visual )

38 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York's top hit man becomes the unwilling guardian of his next-door neighbors' 12-year-old daughter and helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family so she can exact her revenge
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen( Visual )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cécilia (Mia farrow) mène une existence morne en partageant sa vie entre son métier de serveuse qu'elle déteste et un mari qui ne la rend pas heureuse. Pour s'évader, elle passe son temps au cinéma, son seul refuge, où elle se délecte sans cesse de son film favori, La Rose pourpre du Caire. Un jour, le héros du film sort de l'écran et l'enlève... (Source : jaquette)
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The hottest day of the year explodes onscreen in this vibrant look at a day in the life of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. A portrait of urban racial tensions sparked controversy while earning popular and critical praise, "--Container
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of four gangsters between 1922 and 1968
Radio days by Woody Allen( Visual )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look back at radio from the late 1930s to the mid-1940s, focusing on an extended Jewish family, all avid radio listeners, and on a young woman who eventually succeeds as a radio gossip columnist
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

44 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
City hall by Harold Becker( Visual )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of an innocent child helps uncover a scandal that links the mob directly to the Mayor's office
Bang the drum slowly( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely friendship ignites between two baseball players. One is the team's ace pitcher and social charmer; the other is the catcher, a farm boy from Georgia who lacks sophistication. During their last season together, the two men grow in manhood and respect for themselves and each other
Harlem nights by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1938, a Harlem night club owner and his son fight to keep the mob and corrupt police from putting them out of business
Hudson Hawk by Michael Lehmann( Visual )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's best cat burglar is out of prison and ready to go straight. But the mob and the CIA conspire to blackmail him and his friend into stealing three DaVinci masterpieces from the Vatican Museum
Dinner rush( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At New York's hottest restaurant, things are really heating up. Owner and bookie Louis Cropa lost a friend to a mob hit and now his chef's gambling problem has brought the unwelcome mobsters into their restaurant
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policemen of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx face murders, riots, and drugs on the outside, and corruption and indifference on the inside
Little Italy( Visual )

6 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sizzling comedy about two lifelong friends whose romance is threatened by their parents' rival pizzerias
Reach me( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A motivational book written by a mysterious man quickly gains popularity, inspiring a group of people that includes a journalist, his editor, a former inmate, a hip-hop mogul, an actor and an undercover cop to re-evaluate their choices and decisions by confronting their fears in hopes of creating more positive lives
2 days in the valley by John Herzfeld( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and German and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take one wrong turn in life and who knows where you'll end up. For Becky, it's waking up next to her murdered ex-husband. For Teddy, it's the tail end of a failed film career. For Allan it's being kidnapped by a crazy toupee-wearing Italian hit-man. For Lee and Helga it's letting that hit man get away alive. And for Wes and Alvin, two undercover cops cruising the valley for crime, it's just another day ... where everything goes wrong
Henry & me( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Jack is thrown a curve ball at such a young age, a magical guide named Henry takes him on an unforgettable adventure. On their journey, Jack's dreams come true when he meets his biggest heroes: the New York Yankees! Through meeting Yankee legends of both past and present, he learns valuable lessons that will give him the strength to go up to bat against his greatest battle ever"--Container
The Spike Lee joint collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spike Lee is one of the most acclaimed and controversial directors of all time. Now five of his most provocative, thought-provoking films are available in one collection. From the breakout hit dramedy "Do the right thing" to the gritty, urban "Clockers," Lee peels away life's layers, exposing the ironies, brutalities, rhythms and prejudices of the naked city in this powerful collector's set
Léon, the professional by Luc Besson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and French and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calling himself a cleaner, the mysterious Leon is New York's top hit man. When his next door neighbors are murdered, Leon becomes the unwilling guardian of the family's sole survivor, 12 year old Mathilda. But Mathilda doesn't want protection; she wants revenge. Training her in the deadly tricks of his trade, Leon helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family
 
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Alternative Names
Aiello, Daniel Louis 1933-

Aiello, Daniel Louis 1933- Jr

Aiello, Daniel Louis, Jr., 1933-

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