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Weinstein, Harvey 1952-

Overview
Works: 123 works in 312 publications in 5 languages and 42,127 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Historical films  History  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Fiction  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Harvey Weinstein
Publications by Harvey Weinstein
Most widely held works by Harvey Weinstein
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( visu )
57 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,719 libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
Sicko by Michael Moore( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 2,664 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Michael Moore critiques the American health care system, focusing especially on the HMOs, drug companies, and congressmen who profit from the status quo. Also includes an analysis of the health care systems in Canada, England, France and Cuba, where free universal health care is the norm
The great debaters by Denzel Washington( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,151 libraries worldwide
Melvin B. Tolson is a professor at Wiley College in Texas. Wiley is a small African-American college. In 1935, Tolson inspired students to form the school's first debate team. Tolson turns a group of underdog students into a historically elite debate team which goes on to challenge Harvard in the national championship. Inspired by a true story
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 2,029 libraries worldwide
"The Fellowship of the Ring is an epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship and individual courage. The saga centers around an unassuming Hobbit named Frodo Baggins who inherits a Ring that would give a dark and powerful lord the power to enslave the world. With a loyal fellowship of elves, dwarves, men and a wizard, Frodo embarks on a heroic quest to destroy the One Ring and pave the way for the emergence of mankind."--Amazon.com
Silver Linings Playbook by David O Russell( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who has lost everything, his house, his job, his wife, and how he creates his own silver linings from the bonds he forms with his family and friends
Chicago by John Kander( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,963 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( visu )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,933 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
The butler by Les Daniels( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,890 libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,838 libraries worldwide
Con la ayuda de un cazador de recompensas, un esclavo liberado se dispone a rescatar a su esposa del brutal dueño de una plantación de Misisipi
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( visu )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,779 libraries worldwide
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
The Giver by Phillip Noyce( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Mandela : long walk to freedom by Justin Chadwick( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
Based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography of the same name, it chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society
Nine by Rob Marshall( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
Arrogant, self-centered movie director Guido Contini finds himself struggling to find meaning, purpose, and a script for his latest film endeavor. Ten days away from the start of principal filming of his latest movie--ambitiously titled "Italia"--he has no idea for the movie at all. Escaping all the pressure at a seaside resort, he thinks about the women who have shaped his life: Mamma, judgmental but affectionate; Luisa, cherished yet under appreciated wife; Claudia, actress/muse of the picture; Carla, his flashy, passionate mistress; longtime costumer Lilli; bubbly American journalist Stephanie, and Saraghina, the salacious, witchy temptress of his childhood memories
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,389 libraries worldwide
"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
Proof by John Madden( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,359 libraries worldwide
With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work
Spy kids all the time in the world ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
Marissa Cortez-Wilson is happily married to reality TV star Wilbur Wilson, and is stepmother to his two children, Cecil and Rebecca, along with their newborn baby. What her family doesn't know is that Marissa is a retired secret agent, and when The Timekeeper--a dastardly villain threatening Armageddon--strikes, Marissa is called back into action. With the fate of all mankind at stake, Marissa is forced to seek the help of her stepchildren, and, with the help of ex-Spy Kids Juni and Carmen Cortez, defeat the Timekeeper before the world literally runs out of time
Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Nowhere boy by Sam Taylor-Wood( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Set in Liverpool in 1955, the adolescent years of John Lennon are chronicled. Raised by his Aunt Mimi, his world is turned inside-out when his free spirited mother re-enters his life, opening up old wounds that release pain, anger, frustration, and his artistry
 
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English (139)
Spanish (9)
Italian (3)
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