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Pearce, Donn

Overview
Works: 22 works in 93 publications in 6 languages and 4,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3566.E18, 791.4372
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Publications about Donn Pearce
Publications by Donn Pearce
Most widely held works about Donn Pearce
 
Most widely held works by Donn Pearce
Cool hand Luke by Stuart Rosenberg( visu )
26 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
"His crime: nonconformity. His sentence: the chain gang...Cool Hand Luke [is] the loner who won't -- or can't -- bend to the arbitrary rules of his captivity." -- Container
Cool Hand Luke by Donn Pearce( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
A part of a chain gang, Luke is a man who won't or can't conform to the arbitrary rules of his captivity
Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge by Donn Pearce( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Lying about his age to escape a family that doesn't want him, Toby Parker joins the army and encounters the harsh realities of war before a terrible wound challenges his survival
Dying in the sun by Donn Pearce( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Cool Hand Luke by Donn Pearce( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Presents a novel about a defiant survivor of life on a chain gang
Pier head jump by Donn Pearce( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Cool hand Luke (1967) shooting script by Donn Pearce( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Cool Hand Luke Introduction by Antonia Quirke by Donn Pearce( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Written using Donn Pearce's own experiences of working on a Florida chain gang, Cool Hand Luke is the classic tale of a quiet hero who refused to conform. Forced into a chain gang after a controversial career in the army, Lucas Jackson's outsized feats range from bizarre acts of gluttony and gambling - betting a fellow inmate he can eat 50 eggs - to harrowing escape attempts. Luke's acts of defiance and his refusal to 'git his mind right' soon make him a legend among his fellow convicts - a symbol of hope in a cruel regime designed to break a man's body and spirit. The original rebel, Luk
Luke la main froide Cool hand Luke ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in French and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Résumé: Drame social. À la suite d'un délit mineur, Luke est incarcéré dans une colonie pénitentiaire d'un État du Sud. Il se rend populaire auprès de ses compagnons par son esprit d'indépendance et son prestige grandit lorsqu'il parvient à s'évader. Repris, il s'enfuit de nouveau, mais lorsque ses gardiens le rattrapent, ils parviennent à le briser par un traitement d'une brutalité particulière. Luke s'échappe tout de même une troisième fois et il est tué par ses poursuivants. [(c) Médiafilm]. Contient, entre autres, un commentaire audio de l'historien et biographe de Paul Newman, Eric Lax, ainsi qu'un documentaire sur les coulisses de la réalisation. [SDM]
Luke la Main froide by Donn Pearce( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
La Leyenda del indomable ( visu )
6 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Skrappe Luke Cool hand Luke ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Cool hand Luke Hladnokrvni Luke ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Cool hand Luke by Frank R Pierson( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Luke is picked up by the police for knocking the heads off parking meters. Not the kind of crime that makes the 10-most-wanted list, but it gets Luke a sentence of two years' hard labor and pits him against the harsh discipline and sadistic mentality of a Southern chain-gang
Der Unbeugsame ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Nick mano fredda ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 1 library worldwide
Condannato ai lavori forzati, ribelle deviante è rinchiuso in un carcere famigerato per la sua durezza. Evade per due volte, diventando famoso. Al terzo tentativo ci lascia la ghirba. (Mymovies)
Der Unbeugsame : based on the novel by Donn Pearce = Cool Hand Luke ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Der Unbeugsame ist ein US-amerikanisches Gefängnisdrama aus dem Jahr 1967. Der Film erzählt die Geschichte eines von Paul Newman dargestellten Veteranen und seinen Anpassungsschwierigkeiten während einer Haftstrafe. (Wikikpedia)
Kūru hando rūku ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
Amor de alquiler ( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Lynn escapa de su casa en Oklahoma abatida por la muerte de su madre para encontrar a su hermana mayor en Los Angeles
Cool hand Luke / #50 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Set in the southern United States, Luke is caught cutting off parking meters and is sentenced to the "chain gang."
 
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ピアーズ, ドン
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