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Boyle, Peter 1935-2006

Overview
Works: 271 works in 741 publications in 6 languages and 24,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Adventure stories  Christmas films  Frankenstein films 
Roles: Actor, Film editor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Peter Boyle
Publications by Peter Boyle
Publications by Peter Boyle, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Peter Boyle
 
Most widely held works by Peter Boyle
Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks( visu )
48 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,368 libraries worldwide
A finely tuned parody of the old Frankenstein movies, in which Wilder returns to the old country to clear his family name
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( visu )
52 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,916 libraries worldwide
A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
The Santa Clause by John Pasquin( visu )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 2,851 libraries worldwide
Comedy/fantasy about single father Scott Calvin and his young son Charlie whose house is visited by Santa Claus on Christmas Eve. When Santa falls off their roof and is injured, Charlie persuades his dad to take over Santa's job
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( visu )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,914 libraries worldwide
Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
The candidate by Michael Ritchie( visu )
20 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
While Richard Nixon is on his way to re-election by a landslide, a young, honest, idealistic lawyer begins to learn the truth about running for office
Scooby-Doo 2 monsters unleashed by Raja Gosnell( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 974 libraries worldwide
The reunited Mystery, Inc. team return to their hometown of Coolsville as hereos where the local criminology museum offers an exhibition of the many ghostly disguises used by villains they've subdued over the years. Their warm welcome is short lived when a mean-spirited reporter airs a series of stories calling the teams abilities into question. To make matters worse, a number of the weird creature costumes are coming to life and wrecking havoc on the people of Coolsville
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and English and held by 911 libraries worldwide
Haru, a schoolgirl, saves a cat's life. To her surprise it is the prince of cats, and she is allowed to enter his kingdom and be his bride
Red heat ( visu )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 661 libraries worldwide
"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
Outland by Peter Hyams( visu )
25 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
A future cop probes some mysterious deaths among the workers in a mining colony on on of Jupiter's innermost moons
The dream team by Howard Zieff( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Comedy about four mental patients who are separated from their therapist on the way to a baseball game. The group must rescue their missing doctor from a pair of crooked cops, so they take to the streets in a series of outrageous misadventures
The friends of Eddie Coyle by Peter Yates( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 522 libraries worldwide
World-weary and living hand to mouth, Coyle works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld just to make ends meet. But when he finds himself facing a second stretch of hard time, he's forced to weigh loyalty to his criminal colleagues against snitching to stay free
Everybody loves Raymond ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
It never stops for successful sports writer Ray Barone, whose oddball family life consists of a fed up wife, overbearing parents, and an older brother with lifelong jealousy
The adventures of Pluto Nash by Neil Cuthbert( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
The Earth's natural resources have been largely depleted, so a large number of people have taken up residence on the moon. Pluto Nash is one such lunar exile who formerly made his living outside the law, but has since gone straight and now runs the hippest nightclub in the moon colony known as "Little America." Pluto is approached by a gangster who wants to buy the nightclub. Pluto has no interest in selling, but it seems the gangster isn't taking no for an answer
Born to be wild ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Katie is a playful three-year-old gorilla who knows how to communicate using sign language and befriends 14-year-old Rick. When Katie is reclaimed by her former owner and penned up Rick unlocks the cage and together they hit the road
Everybody loves Raymond ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
It never stops for successful sports writer Ray Barone, whose oddball family life consists of a fed up wife, overbearing parents, and an older brother with lifelong jealousy
Walker by Alex Cox( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and German and held by 387 libraries worldwide
The life of William Walker, a 19th century adventurer who abandoned his career in law and politics to become a soldier of fortune and dictator of Nicaragua
Into the West ( visu )
in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Two young brothers living in the Dublin slums run away with a magical horse, trying to recapture their family's traditional life as tinkers and to find the wild west of their imaginations, while their desparate father and the law search for them
Joe ( visu )
18 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and French and held by 300 libraries worldwide
An account of how an average "Joe" becomes a murderer. A friendship grows between a wealthy executive and a blue-collar welder due to their common fear and frustration with the "liberals" and "hippies" who are ruining the country
Johnny Dangerously by Michael Hertzberg( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Satire of thirties gangster films about a son who turns to a life of crime to pay for his mother's life-saving operation
Everybody loves Raymond ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Ray Barone is a successful sportswriter whose oddball family life consists of a fed-up wife, overbearing parents, and an older brother with lifelong jealousy
 
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Alternative Names
Boyle, Peter 1935-2006
Boyle, Peter Lawrence 1935-2006
Brock, Stanley 1935-2006
Languages
English (267)
French (10)
German (6)
Spanish (4)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
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