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Grosso, Sonny

Overview
Works: 26 works in 48 publications in 5 languages and 1,007 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Police films  Detective and mystery films  Car-chase films  Film noir  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Case studies  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sonny Grosso
Publications by Sonny Grosso
Most widely held works by Sonny Grosso
Point blank by Philip Rosenberg( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story from the early 1970s when police corruption was the hottest political issue in New York. It is a chilling tale, taken from one of the most bizarre incidents in the annals of the New York City Police Department
Lucky day by Mary Higgins Clark( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
After winning the lottery, Bill Regan is killed. His best friend, Nora, investigates Bill's last few hours prior to his murder
Murder at the Harlem mosque by Sonny Grosso( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A family for Joe by Feature Films For Families ; Grosso Jacobson Productions( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
To keep from being split up, the recently orphaned Bankston children ask a homeless man, Joe, to pose as their grandfather. When Joe take the job more seriously than they expected and tries to bring order to their lives, the children rebel. They all must learn what it takes to make a real family or they'll soon be separated
Judgment day should the guilty go free? ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Draws viewers into the formidable decision-making process as parole and clemency boards grapple with harrowing cases of second-degree murder, armed robbery, and manslaughter
The Big Easy ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
In New Orleans' steamy Latin Quarter, passions run as hot as Tabasco and loyalty has the life expectancy of a Rum Hurricane drink. The dark waters of the Louisiana bayou tell no tales. Remy McSwain is a freewheeling Cajun cop not above committing a crime in order to solve one. Anne Osborne is a beautiful and dedicated federal agent who will go the distance to uphold the law - even if that mean jumping in Remy's bed in order to do it
The Big Easy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Remy McSwain is a freewheeling Cajun cop and Anne Osborne the Federal agent. Together they take on the criminal element in New Orlean's steamy Latin Quarter
The gunfighters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Deke Turner, a ruthless landowner, will stop at nothing to drive the Everetts from their family ranch in Kansas. When the youngest brother kills someone who works for Turner in self-defense, Turner makes it appear that he killed an unarmed man. Now on the run, all three Everetts share a single goal; revenge on the man who tried to destroy them
Strike force ( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A streetwise New York detective teams up with a federal agent and a state trooper to bust a narcotics case
The seven ups ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in French and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Follows a rogue squad of New York City cops, who name themselves after the minimum sentence of their targeted street hoods. Often as violent as the vicious thugs they pursue, these cops will stop at nothing to get justice in the courts--but more often--in the streets
The Seven-Ups by Richard A Posner( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The French connection by William Friedkin( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Alain Chanier is a dapper businessman from Marseilles, France, who is in reality a drug lord working on a big score - selling $32 million worth of heroin in New York City. But his potential buyer - small-time hood Salvatore Boca - is being tailed by two undercover NYC cops, James "Popeye" Doyle and Buddy "Cloudy" Russo. The more Popeye and Cloudy dig, the closer they get - to the mysterious 'French connection' and a final showdown between the dealers and the police
Fuerza elite = Strike force ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Esta historia de acción policíaca tiene lugar en Nueva York y trata sobre una agencia encargada de que se cumpla la ley creada para destruir el crimen organizado y un complejo esquema de drogas. En uno de sus primeros papeles, Richard Gere, protagoniza a Walter Spencer, un policía newyorquino que trabaja en una fuerza élite de ataque que acorrala a peligrosos narcotraficantes. Cuando un muchacho joven es testigo de una ejecución por el hampa, se convierte en la próxima víctima de las pandillas y es la persona que Spencer debe proteger."--Envase
Le prix de l'honneur ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
The seven-ups by Albert Ruben( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Asalto al banco de San Luis The St. Louis bank robbery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Un equipo formado por un agente del FBI, un oficial de policía de Nueva York y un miembro del ejército se enfrenta a una poderosa organización de narcotraficantes (Strike force)
Michael Amante ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
"The charismatic tenor with matinee idol looks and a passion-filled voice sings your favorite Italian songs, from Neapolitan classics to beloved arias, as well as Broadway classics and pop standards in his first concert special for public television"--Container
All about TV ( visu )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
While my pretty one sleeps by Jorge Montesi( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A gossip columnist is about to reveal some deep, dark secrets about the fashion industry. When she turns up murdered, it's up to Neeve to find out the truth behind the murder, which leads her into danger
The Big Easy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In New Orleans' steamy Latin Quarter, passions run as hot as Tabasco and loyalty has the life expectancy of a Rum Hurricane drink. The dark waters of the Louisiana bayou tell no tales. Remy McSwain is a freewheeling Cajun cop not above committing a crime in order to solve one. Anne Osborne is a beautiful and dedicated federal agent who will go the distance to uphold the law - even if that mean jumping in Remy's bed in order to do it
 
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