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Winkler, Irwin

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Most widely held works about Irwin Winkler
 
Most widely held works by Irwin Winkler
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

93 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,328 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 Martin Scorsese( Visual )

60 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,170 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
Rocky by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

73 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,951 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
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how seven cocky pilots became the astronauts of Project Mercury and pioneered America's launch into the space race
Creed by Ryan Coogler( Visual )

21 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there₂s no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed₂s legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa
The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,904 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 )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter, filled with his unforgettable songs, told from the standpoint of Porter himself, looking back on his life as if it was one of his spectacular stage shows, with the people and events of his life becomingthe actors and action onstage. Entertaining biopic that failed at the box office
The net by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

48 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,390 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
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

32 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
The gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,181 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 )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married the man of her dreams. After the birth of her daughter, Slim begins to see the abusive side of her husband. Terrified for her and her daughter's safety, Slim flees. But her husband's resources allow him to relentlessly pursue them. Finally Slim fights back, engaging her husband in a physical and psychological battle
Life as a house by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill man attempts to simultaneously reconnect with his estranged son and build the house of his dreams
At first sight by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 816 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
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Home of the brave by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after receiving the news that they will soon be reunited with their families back in the United States, a unit serving in Iraq is deployed on one last humanitarian mission. Their objective is to deliver medical supplies to a remote Iraqi village. Upon arriving in the village, the unit is viciously ambushed and many lives are lost. Now, as the four surviving members of the battalion return home and attempt to readjust to civilian life, the physical injuries and psychological scars sustained during that tragic event continue to take a heavy emotional toll on the war-torn soldiers
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and French and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old jazzman plays at the Blue Note nightclub in 1959 Paris and befriends a young poor Parisian
Survivor( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being mysteriously framed for a terrorist bombing, a Foreign Service Officer (Milla Jovovich) must evade government capture and death by a ruthless assassin (Pierce Brosnan) in order to stop the real perpetrators' master-and much deadlier-plan
Trespass by Qiao shu ma ke( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 649 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
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
 
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Irwin Winkler Amerikaans filmregisseur

Irwin Winkler cinéaste américain

Irwin Winkler produttore cinematografico e regista statunitense

Irwin Winkler režisér a producent

Irwin Winkler US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Regisseur

Winkler, Irwin 1931-

Ίρβιν Γουίνκλερ

Ирвин Уинклер

Ъруин Уинклър

ایروین وینکلر تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

アーウィン・ウィンクラー

ウィンクラー, アーウィン

艾雲·維克勒

艾文·温克勒

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