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Loeb, Allan

Overview
Works: 51 works in 177 publications in 5 languages and 11,649 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Caper films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Allan Loeb
Publications by Allan Loeb
Most widely held works by Allan Loeb
Wall Street money never sleeps by Oliver Stone( visu )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,711 libraries worldwide
"Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Hoping to repair his relationship with his daughter, Winnie, Gekko forges an alliance with her fiancé, Jake. But Winnie and Jake learn the hard way that Gekko is still a master manipulator who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals"--Container
21 by Ben Mezrich( visu )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,692 libraries worldwide
Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent student at M.I.T. Wanting to transfer to the Harvard School of Medicine, he learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for the tuition. Then Ben is introduced into a small but secretive club by his math professor, Micky Rosa. The club has four other students: Jill, Choi, Kianna, and Jimmy; and they are being trained by Mickey in the skill of blackjack card counting. Intrigued by the desire to make money, Ben joins his new friends on secret weekend trips to Las Vegas where, using the skills of code talk and hand signals, Ben makes hundreds of thousands of dollars winning blackjack at casino after casino. Ben wants to make only enough money for his tuition and then to back out of the group. Ben's greed and arrogance put Micky, as well as the group, on the radar of a brutal casino security enforcer named Cole Williams. Cole holds a personal grudge against Micky which threatens to undo everything the students have learned and earned
Rock of ages by Tom Cruise( visu )
23 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
Set in 1987 Los Angeles, a young woman and young man meet while pursuing their dreams of rock 'n' roll stardom
Just go with it ( visu )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
On a weekend trip to Hawaii, a plastic surgeon convinces his loyal assistant to pose as his soon-to-be-divorced wife in order to cover up a careless lie he told to his much-younger girlfriend
The switch ( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
"Kassie, a smart, fun-loving single woman..., despite her neurotic best friend Wally's ... objections, decides it's time to have a baby--even if it means doing it herself-- with a little help from a charming sperm donor... But, unbeknownst to her, Kassie's plans go awry because of a last-minute switch that isn't discovered until seven years later-- when Wally gets acquainted with Kassie's cute--though slightly neurotic--son"--Container
Here comes the boom ( visu )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,278 libraries worldwide
High school biology teacher Scott Voss is desperate to save the music program at his cash-strapped school. Learning that fighting in MMA matches provides a pretty nice payout, Voss decides to put his former collegiate wrestling skills to the test and climb into the octagon. Unfortunately, Voss has been out of college for about 20 years. Does he have what it takes to beat the best and earn the cash the school desperately needs?
The dilemma ( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,220 libraries worldwide
Ronny's world is turned upside down when he inadvertently sees something he should not have and makes it his mission to get answers. As the amateur investigation dissolves his world into comic mayhem, he learns that his best friend Nick has a few secrets of his own. Now, Ronny must decide what will happen if he reveals the truth
Things we lost in the fire by DreamWorks Home Entertainment( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Audrey Burke is reeling from the shock of the news that has just been delivered to her door by the local police - her husband, Brian, had been killed in a random act of violence. Once anchored by the love and comforts of their marriage, Audrey is now adrift. Impulsively, she turns to Jerry, a down-and-out addict who has been her husband's close friend since childhood. Desperate to fill the painful void caused by her husband's death, Audrey invites Jerry to move into the room adjacent to their garage in the hope that he can help her and her children cope with their sudden loss. Now, in facing a daily battle to stay off drugs and his unexpected role as surrogate parent and friend to Audrey's son and daughter, he finds a core of inner resilience. As Jerry and Audrey navigate grief and denial, their fragile bonds are constantly tested. Together, they discover the strength to move forward
So undercover by Miley Cyrus( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Molly, a tough-as-nails, street-smart private investigator, is recruited by the FBI to go undercover in a college sorority and protect the daughter of a key witness in a mob case
Wall Street el dinero nunca duerme ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Después de pasar mucho tiempo en prisión, Gordon Gekko (Michael Douglas) se encuentra aparentemente con oportunidades en el mundo que alguna vez dominó. Con la esperanza de arreglar la relación con su hija Winnie (Crey Mulligan), Gekko forja una alianza con Jake (Shia LaBeouf) el prometido de su hija. Sin embargo, Winnie y Jake se dan cuenta que Gekko, sigue siendo un experto en la manipulación y no se detendrá por nada, con el fin de lograr sus objetivos
Wall Street Wall Street: money never sleeps by Michael Douglas( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Wall Street: A financial wizard who lures an ambitious young broker is lured into the illegal, lucrative world of corporate espionage in this gripping morality tale about the American dream gone wrong. (1987)
Wall Street ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Wall Street : the collector's edition ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
My soul to take ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
On the day the Riverton Ripper vanished without a trace, seven children were born. Today, they're all turning 16 ... and turning up dead. Keep your heart racing with this suspense-thriller filled with twists, turns and a dark secret that will send your soul searching for cover
The switch Zamenjava ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas 21 by Robert Luketic( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Ben Campbell, étudiant doué au prestigieux M.I.T., partage son temps entre études et petits boulots afin de payer ses frais de scolarité. Lorsqu'un groupe d'élèves aussi doués que lui le repère, ils lui proposent de participer à un jeu bien plus lucratif... Tous les week-ends, cette petite bande de mathématiciens hors pair se rend à Las Vegas pour jouer au blackjack sous de fausses identités, avec des règles qui ne doivent plus rien au hasard. Guidés par le professeur et génie des statistiques Micky Rosa, ils ont compris comment prévoir les cartes et communiquer entre eux pour rafler de très grosses mises. Séduit par l'argent facile et ce nouveau style de vie, Ben ira jusqu'au bout de ses limites. Les siennes et celles imposées par la partie." [Source : jaquette]
Une famille très moderne (The switch) by Josh Gordon( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Nos souvenirs brûlés by Susanne Bier( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Wall Street by Oliver Stone( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Hoping to repair his relationship with his daughter, Winnie, Gekko forges an alliance with her fiancé, Jake. But Winnie and Jake learn the hard way that Gekko is still a master manipulator who will stop at nothing to reclaim his rightful place at the top of Wall Street
Un pequeño cambio The Switch ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Kassie acaba de cumplir los 40 y sigue sin encontrar a su príncipe azul, así que decide no esperar más y recurre a la inseminación artificial para tener un bebé. Siete años más tarde, regresa a Nueva York y se reencuentra con su mejor amigo, Wally, un hombre neurótico e inseguro, quien, inexplicablemente, se siente fuertemente vinculado al hijo de Kassie, el pequeño Sebastian, un niño con el que comparte algo más que sus múltiples manías y excentricidades
 
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French (14)
Spanish (7)
German (2)
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