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Brugge, Pieter Jan

Overview
Works: 49 works in 186 publications in 6 languages and 8,529 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Legal films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Political films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Director, fmp, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Pieter Jan Brugge
Publications by Pieter Jan Brugge
Most widely held works by Pieter Jan Brugge
The pelican brief by Alan J Pakula( visu )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,568 libraries worldwide
Two Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everyone else wants her dead
The Insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Bulworth by Warren Beatty( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and French and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Believing his career is over, Senator Jay Bulworth takes out an enormous insurance policy and a contract on his own life. The results prove even more bloated and outrageous than his own personality
4 film favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"Enemy at the gates": Based on the true story of WWII Russian hero Vassiliĭ Zaitsev whose fame thrust him into a personal war with the Nazis' best sharpshooter, Major Erwin König
Clifford ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A mischievous ten-year-old boy named Clifford is sent to his Uncle Martin's for the weekend to get out of his father's hair. It turns out he has a dying obsession to go to Dinosaur World, a theme park near Martin's house and nothing will get in his way to get there
L'affaire Pelican by Alan J Pakula( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Two Supreme Court Justices have been murdered. A lone law student turns her suspicions about the deaths into a speculative brief that sends shock waves into the highest levels of government. She finds herself embroiled in a terrifying web of intrigue extending to the highest levels of government. She writes a speculative legal brief exposing the activities of a powerful oil magnate. With the help of Gray Grantham, an investigative reporter, they suspect a good friend of the president is trying to manipulate the outcome of a trial that is now before the Supreme Court
4 film feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The client: Mark Sway is an 11-year-old torn between what he knows and what he can never tell. A hitman will snuff him in half a heartbeat if Mark reveals what he learned about a Mob murder. An ambitious federal prosecutor will keep the pressure on until Mark tells all. Suddenly, Mark isn't a boy playing air guitar anymore. He's a pawn in a deadly game. And his only ally is a courageous but unseasoned attorney who risks her career for him ... but never imagines she'll also risk her life. -- The pelican brief: Two Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everyone else wants her dead -- The rainmaker: A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none, until they uncover a trail of corruption -- A time to kill: A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tension to the flashpoint. Amid a frenzy of activist marches, Klan terror, media clamor and brutal riots, an unseasoned but idealistic young attorney mounts a stirring courtroom battle for justice
L'enlèvement by Pieter Jan Brugge( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in French and Multiple languages and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Will et Eileen Wayne mènent une existence agréable, en plein rêve américain. Mais toutes leurs illusions sont brisées lorsque Wayne est kidnappé en plein jour en sortant de sa paisible résidence. Soudain l'homme d'affaires voit son destin basculer. Sa vie est désormais entre les mains d'un ravisseur qui n'a rien à perdre et tout à gagner. Will Wayne réussira-t'il la plus importante négociation qu'il n'ait jamais menée ... celle pour sa vie
The clearing ; High crimes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The clearing: A successful businessman is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who is disturbingly familiar with the intimate details of his prisoner's personal life
La sombra de un secuestro The clearing ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and No Linguistic Content and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In ostaggio ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A successful businessman is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who is disturbingly familiar with the intimate details of his prisoner's personal life
The Pelican brief ; A time to kill ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Two John Grisham best-selling books come to life on the big screen in this drama-filled double-pack. The Pelican Brief finds Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington courting danger as they uncover a conspiracy tied to the murders of two Supreme Court Justices. Then Matthew McConaughey and Sandra Bullock join forces to save a black man from death in A Time to Kill."--Container
The clearing / #12 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Wayne and Eileen have raised two children and struggled to build a successful business from the ground up. When Wayne is kidnapped by ordinary guy, Arnold Mack, and held for ransom in a remote forest, the couple's world is turned upside down. Eileen finds her home full of FBI agents and their life under scrutiny. While Wayne is engaged in the negotiation of his lifetime, Eileen works frantically with the FBI to secure his release. The terrifying ordeal causes Wayne and Eileen to reassess their marriage and come to a deeper sense of their commitment to each other
The clearing : [screenplay] by Pieter Jan Brugge( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The clearing by Pieter Jan Brugge( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Wayne (Robert Redford) and Eileen Hayes (Helen Mirren) appear to be living perfect lives. But all illusions are shattered when Wayne, a successful businessman, is kidnapped by a man (Willem Dafoe) in broad daylight from the Hayes' elegant mansion on their Pittsburgh estate. Eileen is concerned when her husband doesn't return home and eventually calls the FBI. Under the microscope of a probing investigation and her own painstaking introspection, Eileen also becomes a victim as she begins to learn things about her husband that challenge her feelings for him. As frightening an adventure as Wayne Hayes has embarked on, the greater drama for him is rescuing his marriage. Suddenly the man who, at one point in his life, prided himself on being a cunning negotiator finds his fate resting in the hands of a kidnapper who has nothing to lose and everything to gain
 
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Brugge, Peter Jan 1956-
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