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Brugge, Pieter Jan

Overview
Works: 40 works in 181 publications in 8 languages and 8,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  War films  Film adaptations  Police films  Historical films  Legal films  Political films  Television cop shows 
Roles: Producer, Director, Scenarist, Author, fmp, Conceptor, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2,
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Publications about Pieter Jan Brugge
Publications by Pieter Jan Brugge
Most widely held works by Pieter Jan Brugge
Defiance by Edward Zwick( visu )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,930 libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belarus are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
The pelican brief by Alan J Pakula( visu )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,516 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 )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,455 libraries worldwide
When former tobacco executive Dr. Jeffrey Wigand agrees to blow the whistle on the alleged unethical practices within the industry, and forms an alliance with veteran 60 Minutes producer Lowell Bergman, he starts an all-out war that could cost both men their reputations, and much, much more
Miami vice by Michael Mann( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
Based on the 1980's TV action/drama, this update focuses on vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs as their respective personal and professional lives become dangerously intertwined
The Clearing by Pieter Jan Brugge( visu )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,175 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
Bulworth by Warren Beatty( visu )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and French and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Believing his career is over, Senator Jay Bulworth takes out an enormous insurance policy and a contract on his own life. His impending death fills him with an outrageous desire to break the rules and tell it like it is
L'affaire Pélican by Alan J Pakula( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in French and held by 11 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 favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"The bridges at Toko-Ri": Not every pilot can guide his aircraft from a wave-tossed deck, seek out targets over unfamiliar Korean terrain, then return to what looks like a speck in the sea. Naval Reservist Harry Brubaker can. A war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
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
Miami vice ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Stubble-faced detective Sonny Crockett lives in a sailboat that is guarded by his pet alligator Elvis. His partner, Ricardo Tubbs, is an ex-New York cop looking for his brother's killer. Together they take on the Florida drug world
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
Love & Other Drugs by Edward Zwick( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in Italian and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Free-spirited Maggie, who suffers from early-onset Parkinson's disease, meets her match in charming Viagra salesman, Jamie
4 film feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 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
The clearing High crimes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 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
Insider ( file )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
World War II collections ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Memphis Belle: Based on a true story about the famous plane of World War II, B-17, also known as the Flying Fortress. The Memphis Belle is one of these B-17s, whose crew is flying their last mission before they can go home to a hero's welcome. Based on true events
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 / #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
Glory by Kevin Jarre( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes an announcement article that introduces three separate films: "Glory", "Family Business" and "Music Box" and one slide of each ; 1 booklet that includes a listing of cast and credits, production information and discusses the film makers ; an article on Glory and background information for the story ; an article on the star of Glory, Matthew Broderick and the person he portrays, Colonel Robert Gould Shaw ; and biographies on Denzel Washington (2 copies), Morgan Freeman, Matthew Broderick, Edward Zwick, and Freddie Fields
In ostaggio ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Wayne e Eileen, una coppia sposata da anni, sembrano essere il prototipo del "sogno americano". Si sono fatti dal nulla e oggi hanno un fiorente autonoleggio, una bella casa e dei figli meravigliosi. Hanno vinto tutte le sfide che la vita ha messo loro di fronte. Ma un giorno Arnold Mack, ex socio in affari di Wayne lo rapisce e lo porta in un bosco, cercando di prendere tempo per ottenere un riscatto dalla famiglia. La vita della coppia vira bruscamente. Eileen si trova la casa invasa di agenti dell'FBI con cui deve collaborare e, in più, deve fare i conti con le ombre della sua vita matrimoniale. Anche il desiderio di Wayne di tornare a casa cambia di ora in ora. (LaFeltrinelli)
 
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Alternative Names
Brugge, Peter Jan 1956-
Languages
English (109)
Spanish (17)
French (12)
German (9)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (1)
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