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Newman, Peter (Producer)

Overview
Works: 23 works in 71 publications in 4 languages and 3,953 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Historical films  Fiction  Survival films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Newman
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young brothers growing up in 1980s Park Slope, Brooklyn navigate the jagged contours of the divorce of their parents
Lord of the flies by William Golding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of William Golding's novel about a group of English boys who are stranded on an uninhabited island when the plane that is evacuating them from a war-threatened England crashlands. Without adult control, the boys regress to savagery
Smoke by Wayne Wang( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the greedy owner of a neighborhood cigar shop threatens to turn the shop into a trendy vegetarian restaurant, the people in the neighborhood prove they'll do just about anything to save their favorite hangout
Dogfight by Nancy Savoca( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before shipping out to Vietnam, four buddies make a wager to see who can find the most unattractive date
Lulu on the bridge by Paul Auster( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jazz saxophonist's life is permanently changed when he is hit by a stray bullet, and after recovering, winds up with a murdered man's briefcase
Horton Foot's 1918( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in early 20th century Texas. At the hight of World War I, Elizabeth and her husband face hard times when her previously disapproving father steps in to take care of her children so her beloved can go off to war
The center of the world( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What should have been a simple cash-for-sex arrangement sends a young computer genius and a beautiful stripper on an emotionally shattering journey into each of their own deepest erotic fantasies
All I wanna do!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When word leaks out that an all-girls school is about to merge with an all-boys academy, some of the students strike back, devising a hilarious scheme to sabotage the plan
Interstate 60( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Neil Oliver is granted one wish by a mystical character, he sets off on the road trip of a lifetime. On a highway that doesn't exist, Neil steps into an adventure where anything is possible: a woman who never says no, a town with free drugs, a mysterious killer, and the girl of his dreams - who loves to entice him from billboards along the route
End of the line( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the powerful Southland Railroad Company closes its railyard in tiny Clifford, Arkansas, jobs are lost and the future looks grim. But grizzled railroaders Haney and Leo refuse to give up. They "borrow" a locomotive and set out for Chicago to have a little talk with the president
The miracle match( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inspiring tale of one of the greatest underdog stories in sports history. Based on the true story of the 1950 United States soccer team who, against all odds, beat England 1 - 0 in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Coming together to form the team just ten days before the start of the Cup, this ragtag team of recreational players came together to represent the United Sates. Although no U.S. team has ever won a World Cup title, this story is about the family traditions and passions which shaped the lives of the players who made up this team and how they defeated England, the world's best team at that time
All the pretty horses ; A love song for Bobby Long ; The squid and the whale ; Off the map( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The squid and the whale: "Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s"--Www.imdb.com website
Come back to the 5 & dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean by Robert Altman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of James Dean devotees reconvene at their teenage hangout, a rural Texas drugstore, twenty years after the death of their beloved idol. But much has changed in the intervening years, and the reunion provides them one final opportunity to expose the secrets and heal the emotional wounds that have lingered among them for two decades
Space truckers by Stuart Gordon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2196 and John Canyon is one of the last independent space transport entrepreneurs. Rough times force him to carry suspicious cargo to Earth without questions being asked. During the flight the cargo turns out to be multitude of unstoppable and deadly killer robots
Dūmān( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Episodic story, divided into five chapters, each bearing the name of a character; main characters appear in most chapters. Most of the characters are connected by the fact that they hang out or work at the Brooklyn Cigar Store, where they tell stories and smoke a lot. Chapters explore the interpersonal relationships between this large and diverse group of characters
Interstate 60 : episodes of the road = shen cai gong lu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When Neil Oliver is granted one wish by a mystical character, he sets off on the road trip of a lifetime. On a highway that doesn't exist, Neil steps into an adventure where anything is possible: a woman who never says no, a town with free drugs, a mysterious killer, and the girl of his dreams - who loves to entice him from billboards along the route
El amor es un juego cruel : Dogfight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"¡Los marines llegan a tierra! El Capitán Eddie Birdlace y tres amigos están sueltos por los bares, salas de tatuajes y cines porno de San Francisco. También organizaron una apuesta con reglas muy simples. Cada uno debe poner 50 dólares. Y quien consiga a la chica más fea, gana. Birdlace encuentra a Rose. River Phoenix hace una de sus actuaciones más fascinantes como Eddie en "El amor es un juego cruel", una aventura maravillosa y conmovedora dirigida por Nancy Savoca (True Love, Househoold Saints), con música de los 60's. Lili Taylor hace un papel fenomenal interpretando a Rose, el "patito feo", en una noche que cambiará sus vidas. En una época marcada por grandes cambios, ellos comparten el cambio más drástico de todos: el amor."--Envase
Bigger cities, more people and the need for better public transport : so, how strong is the political will by Peter Newman( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Smoke( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An episodic story, divided into five chapters, each bearing the name of a character. Most of the characters are connected by the fact that they hang out or work at the Brooklyn Cigar Store
Money : the New Palgrave by John Eatwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"First published in the New Palgrave: a dictionary of economics ... in four volumes, 1987"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references
 
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The Squid and the Whale
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Newmann, Peter (Producer)

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