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Levinson, Barry

Works: 545 works in 2,370 publications in 13 languages and 44,758 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  War films  Road films  Biographical films  Animated films  Sports films  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Actor, Scenarist, fmd, Performer, Restager, Film editor, tld, Interviewee, Conceptor, Creator, fmp, dir, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Rain man by Barry Levinson( visu )
262 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 3,730 libraries worldwide
A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant
Good morning, Vietnam by Barry Levinson( visu )
125 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,878 libraries worldwide
Imported by the Army for an early morning radio show in Vietnam, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer blasts the formerly staid, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home. The G.I.'s love him, but the brass is up in arms
The Natural by Juan Gabriel( visu )
57 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,503 libraries worldwide
Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
Bee movie by Jerry Seinfeld( visu )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,469 libraries worldwide
Barry, a bee who is anxious to see the world outside the hive, is befriended by Vanessa, a human woman, and learns the shocking truth--that people are stealing and selling honey
Wag the Dog by Larry Beinhart( visu )
119 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,110 libraries worldwide
When the President is caught in a sex scandal less than 2 weeks before the election, "Mr. Fix-it" decides they need a war to distract the public's attention and he calls on Hollywood's top producer to create it
Man of the year by Universal Pictures Company( visu )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
Tom Dobbs makes an off-hand comment on his late night talk show that he would be a better president than the leader who currently occupies the White House. A grassroots campaign conducted by his legions of fans finds him unexpectedly ushered into the Oval Office and forced to live up to his promise. Unfortunately for Dobbs, he finds out that his surprise victory was actually the result of a voting computer glitch and not winning the majority vote leaves the outspoken funnyman struggling with the decision to stay the course in the Oval Office or head back behind the microphone where he is truly in his element
Sleepers by Barry Levinson( visu )
110 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Sentenced to the Wilkinson School for boys, four pals are mistreated at will by a cadre of sadistic guards. 15 years later, they have an unexpected opportunity for revenge
Diner by Barry Levinson( visu )
55 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
Set in 1959, a band of young men, buddies since high school, gather at a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives. As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams
Bandits by Barry Levinson( visu )
58 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
After busting out of jail and on the run, 2 bank robbers devise the perfect crime with imperfect partners. Not wanting to hurt anyone during their robberies, they go to the homes of bank personnel and end up staying the night with the families so that they can all go to the bank in the morning, hence becoming the "sleepover bandits."
Rock the Kasbah by Barry Levinson( visu )
33 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
A music manager is on tour in Afghanistan when he discovers a talented teenager. He convinces the young girl to compete on the television show, Afghan Star
Disclosure by Disclosure (Musical group)( visu )
54 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
When an executive in a large company resists the advances of his new boss who is also a former love, she charges him with sexual harassment. Suddenly his marriage and his career are at risk, and his struggle to extricate himself leads to the exposure of an executive conspiracy
Possession by Neil LaBute( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
You don't know Jack by Barry Levinson( visu )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
In the late 1980s, 61-year-old former pathologist Dr. Jack Kevorkian launched a crusade to provide what he considered a humane and dignified option for the terminally ill--assisted suicide. Aided by his loyal friend Neal Nicol, and his older sister Margo Janus, Kevorkian begins offering his "death counseling" services to a grateful and burgeoning clientele. He earns the support of Hemlock Society activist Janet Good and the wrath of the county prosecutor's office. Repeatedly arrested, it was thanks to talented attorney Geoffrey Fieger that Kevorkian was repeatedly exonerated. But as the national news media catapulted him to notoriety, Kevorkian continued his work, risking everything in his fervor to change the prevailing laws and challenge society's attitude towards the right to die
... And justice for all by Norman Jewison( visu )
32 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
A young lawyer battles not only one-on-one injustice, but the whole justice system itself
Avalon ( visu )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 997 libraries worldwide
The story of several generations of a family, from the arrival of immigrant Sam Krichinsky in the suburb of Baltimore called Avalon, down through his children and grandchildren. The family goes from poverty to prosperity and the world changes around them, but their love and humor hold the family together
Sphere by Barry Levinson( visu )
41 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Far below the surface in the mid-Pacific, U.S. officials have isolated what may be the greatest discovery in human history. They've found a huge spacecraft that plunged into the depths--300 years ago. What is the spacecraft's origin? After three centuries, could there still be a living intelligence aboard?
The wizard of lies by Barry Levinson( visu )
18 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 867 libraries worldwide
It is the headline-making true story about the deceptions, lies and betrayals of Bernie Madoff, the man who masterminded the most heinous financial swindle of our generation
What just happened by Art Linson( visu )
25 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Ben is an overburdened movie producer. He tries to balance his life and has to contend with the never-ending demands of 2 ex-wives, his ice-queen studio head, and a menagerie of various Hollywood prima donnas. Ben manages to take it all in stride. He copes by exuding a smoothly assuring demeanor. The only thing that really seems to upset Ben is when he discovers that his ex-wife sleeps with one of his colleagues
Young Sherlock Holmes by Steven Spielberg( visu )
33 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 831 libraries worldwide
When assorted people start having inexplicable delusions that lead to their deaths, a teenage Sherlock Holmes investigates
Sixty-six by Barry Levinson( file )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
"Baltimore in 1966 is a quiet blue-collar town. But all that is about to change for one group of young men. Bobby drops out of law school during his final year. Neil heads for war in Vietnam, but goes AWOL and comes home as an antiwar protestor. Ben marries the Cadillac dealer's daughter and half-heartedly begins his new life as son-in-law to the boss. Turko and Eggy discover the decadence of the 60's but struggle to adapt."--Container
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Alternative Names
Barry Levinson americký filmový režisér
Barry Levinson Amerikaans filmregisseur
Barry Levinson amerikai forgatókönyvíró, rendező
Barry Levinson pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Barry Levinson réalisateur américain
Barry Levinson regista statunitense
Barry Levinson reżyser i scenarzysta amerykański
Barry Levinson US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur
Levinson, Barry 1942-
Μπάρι Λέβινσον
Бари Левинсън
Барри Левинсон
Баррі Левінсон
Левинсон, Барри
Բարրի Լևինսոն
בארי לוינסון
בארי לוינסון שחקן אמריקאי
باري ليفنسون
بری لوینسون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی
ბარი ლევინსონი
레빈슨, 베리 1942-
배리 레빈슨
レビンソン, バリー
巴瑞·李文森 Film director
English (881)
German (86)
Spanish (75)
French (50)
Multiple languages (30)
Italian (20)
Turkish (2)
Dutch (2)
Japanese (1)
Chinese (1)
Basque (1)
Portuguese (1)
Danish (1)
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