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Winkler, Irwin

Works: 162 works in 1,086 publications in 10 languages and 36,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Historical films  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, fmp, Editor, Scenarist, Conceptor, Commentator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Irwin Winkler
Most widely held works by Irwin Winkler
Rocky Balboa by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

160 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

112 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
GoodFellas by Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)( Visual )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

42 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegidos para la Gloria relata la historia del arriesgado piloto de pruebas que rompió la barrera del sonido, de los siete hombres que se convirtieron en los primeros astronautas y la era que forjó su heroísmo
Creed( Visual )

17 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 2,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there's no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed's legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa
The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex. Money. Power. Drugs. Brace yourself for an outrageous true story from legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Jordan Belfort, a young stockbroker, is hungry for fame and glory in New York City, where corruption is king and more is never enough
De-lovely by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter. The film imagines Porter looking back on his life as a stage show, with past memories taking shape as numbers in an elaborate and elegant musical accompanied by his songs. His personal history is illustrated by these performances, especially the complicated relationship with his wife, wealthy socialite Linda Lee Porter, who is shown as being the main inspiration for his work despite his extramarital affairs
The net by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

56 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A computer expert's whole life is erased by a computer conspiracy
The shipping news by Annie Proulx( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
The gambler by Allan Dwan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
Enough( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a story of a woman pushed to the limit by her cheating, controlling husband and driven to fight back to protect her life and the life of her daughter
At first sight by David Allain( Visual )

41 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who has been blind since shortly after birth undergoes a surgical procedure that allows him to see again, which both enriches and complicates his life
Life as a house by Mark Andrus( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill man attempts to simultaneously reconnect with his estranged son and build the house of his dreams
After Hours by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old jazzman plays at the Blue Note nightclub in 1959 Paris and befriends a young poor Parisian
Home of the brave by A Irwin Winkler Film( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier soldaten die langdurig in Irak hebben gevochten, hebben de grootste problemen om de draad van hun oude leven weer op te pakken
Trespass by Jude Law( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife are kidnapped by extornionists and held for ransom. As the situation gets worse and the pressure gets higher, they begin to uncover a web of deceit and betrayal
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the Depression, an entire generation sought out the dance marathon as a means of survival. Gig Young won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor as the contest promoter
Survivor( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Foreign Service Officer newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the US. After surviving a vicious attack on the embassy, she finds herself framed for crimes she didn't commit and racing to elude assassins while trying to clear her name and stop a large-scale terrorist attack set for New Year's Eve
Robert Chartoff and Irwin Winkler an American Film Institute seminar on their work : [held November 19, 1975] by Robert Chartoff( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Irwin Winkler Amerikaans filmregisseur

Irwin Winkler cinéaste américain

Irwin Winkler produttore cinematografico e regista statunitense

Irwin Winkler US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Regisseur

Winkler, Irwin 1931-

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