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Aiello, Danny 1933-

Overview
Works: 327 works in 1,124 publications in 7 languages and 22,339 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Gangster films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Crime films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Artist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Danny Aiello
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

109 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Tensions are growing, with the only local businesses being a Korean grocery and Sal's Pizzeria. Mookie is Sal's delivery boy. Radio Raheem has the letters of love and hate written on his hands. He is defiant and together with a motivated Buggin Out, push Sal and his sons to their breaking point. The cops intervene, using force and brutality to apprehend the large Radio Raheem. He is unwilling to succumb to the over-excessive brutality of the police and the racist views of Sal and his family. The overzealous police officers don't understand the repercussions of the violence they just unleashed. The neighbors band together to protest this extreme form of pure, toxic bigotry. Mob mentality takes over and the other local non-African American store owners become threatened. Tempers flare and rage is in the air
Moonstruck by Norman Jewison( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An "unlucky in love" Italian-American widow just weeks away from her wedding falls in love with her fiance's younger brother
Leon by Luc Besson( Visual )

39 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calling himself a cleaner, the mysterious Leon is New York's top his man. When his next door neighbors are murdered, Leon becomes the unwilling guardian of the family's sole survivor, 12 year old Mathilda. But Mathilda doesn't want protection; she wants revenge. Training her in the deadly tricks of his trade, Leon helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The hottest day of the year explodes onscreen in this vibrant look at a day in the life of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. A portrait of urban racial tensions sparked controversy while earning popular and critical praise, "--Container
The purple rose of Cairo by Woody Allen( Visual )

87 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecilia is a poor waitress in a dumpy New Jersey diner who goes to movies to escape the realities of the Depression Era life. During a screening of the film "The Purple rose of Cairo," leading man Tom Baxter steps off the screen to meet Cecilia, a waitress in the audience. Reports of similar occurrences all over the United States prompt the directors to send actor Gil Shepherd (who plays Baxter) to investigate
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of four gangsters between 1922 and 1968
Radio days by Woody Allen( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look back at radio from the late 1930s to the mid-1940s, focusing on an extended Jewish family, all avid radio listeners, and on a young woman who eventually succeeds as a radio gossip columnist
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

42 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
City hall by Harold Becker( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of an innocent child helps uncover a scandal that links the mob directly to the Mayor's office
Bang the drum slowly( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely friendship ignites between two baseball players. One is the team's ace pitcher and social charmer; the other is the catcher, a farm boy from Georgia who lacks sophistication. During their last season together, the two men grow in manhood and respect for themselves and each other
Harlem nights by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1938, a Harlem night club owner and his son fight to keep the mob and corrupt police from putting them out of business
Hudson Hawk by Michael Lehmann( Visual )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's best cat burglar is out of prison and ready to go straight. But the mob and the CIA conspire to blackmail him and his friend into stealing three DaVinci masterpieces from the Vatican Museum
Dinner rush( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At New York's hottest restaurant, things are really heating up. Owner and bookie Louis Cropa lost a friend to a mob hit and now his chef's gambling problem has brought the unwelcome mobsters into their restaurant
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policemen of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx face murders, riots, and drugs on the outside, and corruption and indifference on the inside
Reach me( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring a star-studded cast, Reach Me centers on a diverse group of people who share a common bond: each person is drawn to the message of a powerful motivational book written by a mysterious and reclusive author (Tom Berenger). As the book quickly amasses an impressive amount of devotees and its message goes viral, a group featuring a journalist (Kevin Connolly), his editor (Sylvester Stallone), a former inmate (Kyra Sedgwick), a hip-hop mogul (Nelly), an actor (Cary Elwes) and an undercover cop (Thomas Jane) show how powerful one man's words can be in providing inspiration to confront fears and make positive changes in life. REACH ME also stars Terry Crews, Danny Aiello, Kelsey Grammer, Lauren Cohan, Ryan Kwanten, Tom Sizemore, and is written/directed by John Herzfield. The film is produced by Rebekah Chaney, Cassian Elwes, John Herzfeld, and Buddy Patrick
2 days in the valley by John Herzfeld( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and German and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take one wrong turn in life and who knows where you'll end up. For Becky, it's waking up next to her murdered ex-husband. For Teddy, it's the tail end of a failed film career. For Allan it's being kidnapped by a crazy toupee-wearing Italian hit-man. For Lee and Helga it's letting that hit man get away alive. And for Wes and Alvin, two undercover cops cruising the valley for crime, it's just another day ... where everything goes wrong
Henry & me( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Jack is thrown a curve ball at such a young age, a magical guide named Henry takes him on an unforgettable adventure. On their journey, Jack's dreams come true when he meets his biggest heroes: the New York Yankees! Through meeting Yankee legends of both past and present, he learns valuable lessons that will give him the strength to go up to bat against his greatest battle ever"--Container
The Spike Lee joint collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spike Lee is one of the most acclaimed and controversial directors of all time. Now five of his most provocative, thought-provoking films are available in one collection. From the breakout hit dramedy "Do the right thing" to the gritty, urban "Clockers," Lee peels away life's layers, exposing the ironies, brutalities, rhythms and prejudices of the naked city in this powerful collector's set
Léon, the professional by Luc Besson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and French and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calling himself a cleaner, the mysterious Leon is New York's top hit man. When his next door neighbors are murdered, Leon becomes the unwilling guardian of the family's sole survivor, 12 year old Mathilda. But Mathilda doesn't want protection--she wants revenge. Training her in the deadly tricks of his trade, Leon helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family
The Cemetery club( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once a week, a circle of lifelong friends meet to pay tribute to the past. But when life throws them a few unexpected curves, they happily discover the best times are still ahead!
 
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Aiello, Daniel Louis 1933-

Aiello, Daniel Louis 1933- Jr

Aiello, Daniel Louis, Jr., 1933-

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