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Fonda, Peter 1939-

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Works: 342 works in 913 publications in 9 languages and 27,554 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Biography  History  Television programs  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Director, Scenarist, Narrator, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Easy rider by Dennis Hopper( visu )
146 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,669 libraries worldwide
Two motorcyclists travel across the U.S. in search of the real America
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,284 libraries worldwide
Arizona in the late 1800s. Infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the train that will take the killer to trial. On the trail, Evans and Wade, each from very different worlds, begin to earn each other's respect. But with Wade's outfit on their trail, and dangers at every turn, the mission soon becomes a violent, impossible journey toward each man's destiny
Ghost Rider by Mark Steven Johnson( visu )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,969 libraries worldwide
In order to save his dying father, Johnny Blaze, a young stunt cyclist, sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from Roxanne, the girl he loves. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, who is now a reporter. He, also, crosses paths with Mephistopheles, who offers to release Johnny's soul if Johnny becomes the fabled, fiery Ghost Rider, a supernatural agent of vengeance and justice. Mephistopheles orders Johnny to defeat the despicable Blackheart, Mephistopheles's nemesis and son, who plans to displace his father and create a new hell even more terrible than the old one
Thomas and the magic railroad by Britt Allcroft( visu )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,961 libraries worldwide
Diesel # 10 has devious plans to dominate the other engines by finding and crushing their dwindling supply of magical gold dust. Lilly has a hunch that her grandfather holds the key to rescuing the little trains in his workshop on Muffle Mountain
The Laramie project by Moises Kaufman( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
Ulee's gold ( visu )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 876 libraries worldwide
A Florida beekeeper escapes one battle only to find himself in another as a long-buried secret threatens his family and his livelihood
The limey by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 789 libraries worldwide
"British ex-con Wilson (Terence Stamp) arrives in Los Angeles to investigate the mystery of his daughter's 'accidental' death. His prime suspect, the wealthy, heavily guarded music promoter Terry Valentine (Peter Fonda), is no easy target. Propelled into an increasingly brutal search for truth, Wilson, with single-mindedness and terrifying precision, moves unstoppably toward revenge."--Container
A Thief of time ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
"Navajo tribal cops Joe Leaphorn (Wes Studi) and Jim Chee (Adam Beach) delve into the netherworld of illegal archaeological excavations, purloined pots, and slain pot hunters, set against a backdrop of Navajo witches, spirits, and lore."
The boondock saints II all saints day by Sean Patrick Flanery( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
For the past eight years, the MacManus brothers have been living with their father on a remote sheep farm in Ireland, far removed from their past vigilante lifestyle. When their uncle informs them that their beloved priest has been killed by the mob, and they are being framed for the murder, the duo return back to Boston to, not only, bring justice to those who are responsible, but clear their names
The ultimate life ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Three years after receiving life-changing gifts from his grandfather, Jason finds himself in need of guidance once again. When the foundation his grandfather left him is challenged in court, and the love of his life travels to Haiti, Jason realizes he's lost all direction. Just when it looks as though he may lose it all, he discovers his grandfather's precious journal and embarks on an incredible journey into the past to learn what it truly means to live the ultimate life
Smitty ( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Mischievous thirteen-year-old Ben is sent to his grandfather's farm for the summer, where he crosses paths with a lovable mutt. With help from the unlikely canine companion, Ben learns the importance of friendship, family, and responsibility. When life gets tough for Ben, a friendly paw is all it takes to pull him through
The maldonado miracle ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
This inspirational movie by first-time director Salma Hayek, tells the story of a spiritually and financially bankrupt town in need of hope, until one day a young boy gives them something to believe in
The hired hand by Peter Fonda( visu )
16 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Harry, Arch, and Dan head into Del Norte, a small town in the middle of nowhere. Harry decides to return home after a seven-year absence, but not before Dan runs afoul of a group of unsavory characters and Harry vows vengeance for the lad's death. Harry and Arch flee from the town. Harry's wife, Hannah, is none too pleased to see her wayward husband at her doorstep. Taking his wife's anger in stride, he asks only to be allowed to work as a hired hand. Just as Hannah and Harry start to move beyond the years of anger and estrangement, disaster strikes
John Carpenter's Escape from L.A by John Carpenter( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
"Into the 9.6-quaked Los Angeles of 2013 comes Snake Plissken (Russell). His job: wade through L.A.'s ruined landmarks to retrieve a doomsday device"--Container
Back when we were grownups by Blythe Danner( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Humorous, uplifting and touching story about abandoned dreams and rediscovered destinies
Wooly boys by Joseph Mazzello( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Charles has no idea what he's in for when his grandfather, Stoney, comes to Minneapolis for medical treatment. A pampered, big-cty kid, Charles has a difficult time relating to this old man from a sheep ranch. But when Stoney's pal Chuck shows up to break Stoney out of the hospital, Charles is sweap up in the adventure of a lifetime. From a stolen hearse to a wild, hilarious race back to the Badlands of North Dakota, Charles learns to appreciate his roots
Journey to the center of the Earth ( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
After noted explorer Edward Dennison vanishes, a search party led by anthropologist Jonathan Brock embarks on a mission to find him. Retracing Dennison's last known tracks through a secret passage in Alaska--a gateway to the very center of the Earth--the team discovers an underworld tribe of primitive warriors and prehistoric dangers previously unknown to civilization
The passion of Ayn Rand ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Novelist Ayn Rand is attracted to her brilliant, young and handsome new protege. She convinces their spouses to tolerate an affair. This arrangement lasts for fifteen years, with devastating consequences for all, until her protege's interest turns to a young student of his own
As cool as I am by Claire Danes( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Born to teenage parents in a small town, sixteen-year-old Lucy Diamond longs for a traditional family, but with an immature working mother and a strict, frequently absent father she is mostly on her own. As she senses her parents' emotional distance, Lucy grows close to her childhood best friend, Kevin, who soon becomes her first sexual partner. After he abruptly moves away, Lucy struggles to make sense of her fledgling sex life, plan for her future, and help her mother start over again
The big fix ( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Follow two daring filmmakers, Josh and Rebecca Tickell, as they go undercover to expose the secrets of the largest industry on Earth - Big Oil. The Tickells set out to investigate the root causes of the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and, in so doing, discover a vast network of corporate and government malfeasance
 
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Fonda, Peter
Fonda, Peter Henry.
Languages
English (274)
German (21)
French (15)
Spanish (9)
Italian (7)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (4)
Chinese (1)
Dutch (1)
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