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Winkler, Irwin

Works: 233 works in 1,363 publications in 9 languages and 39,057 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Gangster films  Crime films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, fmp, Performer, Scenarist, Actor, Editor, Film editor, Restager, fmd, Contributor, Conceptor, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Irwin Winkler
Publications by Irwin Winkler
Most widely held works about Irwin Winkler
Most widely held works by Irwin Winkler
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( visu )
112 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,397 libraries worldwide
Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
GoodFellas by Martin Scorsese( visu )
62 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,181 libraries worldwide
A young man grows up in the mob and works hard to advance himself through the ranks, enjoying the life of the rich and violent
Rocky by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
83 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,017 libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
37 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,597 libraries worldwide
Tells the epic story of John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, Deke Slayton, Alan Shepard and Gus Grissom, the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space, in Project Mercury
Creed by Ryan Coogler( visu )
29 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,586 libraries worldwide
Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there's no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed's legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa
The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese( visu )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,905 libraries worldwide
Sex. Money. Power. Drugs. Brace yourself for an outrageous true story from legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Jordan Belfort, a young stockbroker, is hungry for fame and glory in New York City, where corruption is king and more is never enough
De-lovely by Irwin Winkler( visu )
43 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,822 libraries worldwide
A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter. The film imagines Porter looking back on his life as a stage show, with past memories taking shape as numbers in an elaborate and elegant musical accompanied by his songs. His personal history is illustrated by these performances, especially the complicated relationship with his wife, wealthy socialite Linda Lee Porter, who is shown as being the main inspiration for his work despite his extramarital affairs
The net by Columbia Pictures( visu )
58 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
A computer expert's whole life is erased by a computer conspiracy
The shipping news by Annie Proulx( visu )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,397 libraries worldwide
An ink-setter in New York returns to his family's home, a fishing town in Newfoundland, with his daughter after a traumatizing experience with her mother. His articles find an audience and the town changes his life
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
37 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling and prepares for the fight of his life
The gambler by Rupert Wyatt( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
Enough ( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married the man of her dreams. After the birth of her daughter, Slim begins to see the abusive side of her husband. Terrified for her and her daughter's safety, Slim flees. But her husband's resources allow him to relentlessly pursue them. Finally Slim fights back, engaging her husband in a physical and psychological battle
Life as a house by Irwin Winkler( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
In a final attempt to make something meaningful with his life, George launches a last ditch effort to build the house of his dreams. In the process, he renovates his crumbling relationship with friends and family
At first sight by Irwin Winkler( visu )
37 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
A man who has been blind since shortly after birth undergoes a surgical procedure that allows him to see again, which both enriches and complicates his life
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( visu )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Home of the brave by Irwin Winkler( visu )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Shortly after receiving the news that they will soon be reunited with their families back in the United States, a unit serving in Iraq is deployed on one last humanitarian mission. Their objective is to deliver medical supplies to a remote Iraqi village. Upon arriving in the village, the unit is viciously ambushed and many lives are lost. Now, as the four surviving members of the battalion return home and attempt to readjust to civilian life, the physical injuries and psychological scars sustained during that tragic event continue to take a heavy emotional toll on the war-torn soldiers
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
27 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 663 libraries worldwide
Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match against a vicious Soviet fighter, Drago, who literally killed his last opponent
Survivor ( visu )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
A Foreign Service Officer newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the US. After surviving a vicious attack on the embassy, she finds herself framed for crimes she didn't commit and racing to elude assassins while trying to clear her name and stop a large-scale terrorist attack set for New Year's Eve
Robert Chartoff and Irwin Winkler : an American Film Institute seminar on their work : [held November 19, 1975] by Robert Chartoff( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
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Irwin Winkler Amerikaans filmregisseur
Irwin Winkler cinéaste américain
Irwin Winkler produttore cinematografico e regista statunitense
Irwin Winkler režisér a producent
Irwin Winkler US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Regisseur
Winkler, Irwin 1931-
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Ирвин Уинклер
Ъруин Уинклър
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ایروین وینکلر تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی
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