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Pesci, Joe

Overview
Works: 252 works in 1,302 publications in 12 languages and 30,233 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Gangster films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Police films  Biography  Interviews  Film adaptations  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Joe Pesci
Publications by Joe Pesci
Most widely held works about Joe Pesci
 
Most widely held works by Joe Pesci
GoodFellas by Warner Bros. Pictures España( visu )
142 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,128 libraries worldwide
Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood
Home alone by Chris Columbus( visu )
94 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,554 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail; Kevin. He's left home alone overnight with two bumbling burglers trying to break in so he rigs a bewildering battery of boobytraps to welcome them
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( visu )
160 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,485 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, and fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's 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
Home alone 2 lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( visu )
57 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,408 libraries worldwide
"Kevin McCallister is ... ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. ... The notorious Wet Bandits, Harry and Marv, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget"--Container
Casino by Martin Scorsese( visu )
143 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,215 libraries worldwide
As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,948 libraries worldwide
An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( visu )
45 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
It's been two years since we last caught up with the battle-hardened pair of Murtaugh (Danny Glover) and Riggs (Mel Gibson). Murtaugh is still the family man. Riggs is still the reckless man without a family, but now he counts the odds before plunging into a seemingly impossible situation. He cracks more jokes, too
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( visu )
39 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
The saga of five young men growing up in Brooklyn who become powerful mob figures
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( visu )
26 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh, after escaping death from the previous movies are put on a hit list by The Triads. When blood thirsty mercenaries are on their tail they team up again with Leo Getz and Lorna Cole, a newcomer to finally put an end to the Triads for good
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( visu )
37 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
My cousin Vinny ( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers from New York City are falsely accused of murder while driving through rural Alabama. To defend them in court, one of them hires his cousin Vinny, a flamboyant personal injury lawyer with no trial experience whatsoever
With honors ( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
The University of Life. The School of Hard Knocks. Simon Wilder is an alumnus of each. He hasn't got an Ivy League degree. Yet when it comes to life's important lessons, feisty Simon is in a league by himself
Gone fishin' by Roger Birnbaum( visu )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Gus and Joe eagerly anticipate another quiet, relaxing fishing trip. Only things don't go quite as they planned! Instead, they innocently create an unstoppable series of outrageous mishaps, destroying everything in their wake!
Betsy's wedding ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
An eccentric family copes with a daughter's wedding. Coping includes accidental meetings with the mob, oddball romances, revenge schemes and more!
Love ranch ( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Grace and Charlie make a fine couple. She provides the mind behind their schemes, while his work as a gangster allows the swindles to be carried out. But a new scam involving a handsome boxer threatens both their plan and their two-decade marriage
Home alone the complete collection ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Home alone: A wily kid must protect his house from burglars when his family accidentally leaves him behind on Christmas vacation. Home alone 2, lost in New York: When Kevin gets separated from his family at O'Hare airport, he finds himself on a plane to New York City instead of Miami with the rest of his family. The thieves that tried to break into his house last Christmas are planning a Christmas caper in the Big Apple, and Kevin sets out to stop them. Home alone 3: When a gang of crooks hide a stolen computer chip in a toy car, a mix-up sends the car home with techno wiz-kid Alex, who now must defend his house from the crooks who want the car back. Home alone, taking back the house: When Kevin spends Christmas with his dad and his new girlfriend, he must protect his possible stepmom's mansion against a pair of thieves
8 heads in a duffel bag by Joe Pesci( visu )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Hit man Tommy Spinelli has 24 hours to deliver a bag of 8 "former associates" to an angry mob boss in San Diego. But when Charlie, a fellow passenger on his flight, mistakenly takes the bag, the heads go to Baja. When Charlie discovers the bag's horrific contents, he desperately tries to get the bag back to the border
Lethal weapon ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Film series about two Los Angeles police detectives
The films of Spike Lee by Robert J Emery( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Martin Scorsese talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators
A Bronx tale by Robert De Niro( visu )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 190 libraries worldwide
A devoted father battles a local crime boss for the life of his son. Growing up on the racially divided mean streets of 1960s New York, 11-year-old Italian-American Calogero, known as 'C,' idolizes sophisticated local mob boss Sonny, despite stern warnings from his working-class father. When 'C' gets older and defies his dad in order to join Sonny's dangerous gang, he finds that life is never black and white
 
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Alternative Names
Joe Pesci acteur américain
Joe Pesci actor, comediante y músico estadounidense
Joe Pesci aktor amerykański
Joe Pesci Amerikaans acteur
Joe Pesci amerikanischer Schauspieler
Joe Pesci amerikansk skådespelare
Joe Pesci amerikansk skodespelar
Joe Pesci amerikansk skuespiller
Joe Pesci attore e musicista statunitense
Pesce, Joseph.
Pesci, Joseph
Pesci, Joseph 1943-
Τζο Πέσι
Джо Пеши
Джо Пеші
Жо Пеши
Џо Пеши
Ջո Պեշի
ג'ו פשי
جو بيشي
جو پشی بازیگر آمریکایی
ჯო პეში
조 페시
ジョー・ペシ
乔·佩西
Languages
English (614)
Spanish (77)
French (60)
German (45)
Italian (16)
Multiple languages (14)
Chinese (2)
Polish (2)
Dutch (2)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Turkish (1)
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