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Petrie, Daniel

Overview
Works: 137 works in 390 publications in 8 languages and 10,754 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Police films  Biographical television programs  Television mini-series  Science fiction films  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Narrator, Author of screenplay, dir, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Daniel Petrie
 
Most widely held works by Daniel Petrie
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Visual )

48 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film of the award-winning play about a struggling black family living on Chicago's South Side and the impact of an unexpected insurance bequest. Each family member sees the bequest as the means of realizing dreams and of escape from grinding frustrations
Sybil( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A landmark, classic drama depicting the extraordinary real life of a young woman suffering from multiple personality disorder. Includes the full 3-hour broadcast version (aired over two nights), along with over an hour of new exclusive special features
Lassie by Thomas Guiry( Visual )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this updated version of the classic story, teenage Matt and his family leave the city to start a new life in rural Virginia, where they adopt a stray collie who helps them learn about life and love
My Name is Bill W.( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War I veteran William Wilson has everything: loving wife, good health, Wall Street career --and a "drinking problem." Penniless overnight when the stock market crashes, Bill quickly descends into a stormy sea of booze. Then he meets Bob Smith, an Ohio surgeon with the same "problem." Together they discover a way to stay sober --one day at a time, and their mutual triumph would soon become the world's
The golden age of television( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

11 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
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A follow-up to 'Cocoon', this second film has the elderly earthlings return for a visit to their home planet
Eleanor and Franklin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Great Depression to the impact of world politics on World War II, the story of Franklin's 12-year presidency
The gunfighters ; &, the gun and the pulpit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gunfighters: The Everett brothers and hard-working ranchers forced into defending themselves from a jealous neighbor. The Gun and the pulpit: A gunslinger on the run assumes the identity of a minister killed in ambush
Resurrection by Léonard Limosin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and French and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who experiences clinical death as the result of a car accident returns to life with the amazing ability to heal others. Attributing her powers to human love rather than divine intervention, she begins to aid the residents of her childhood town
Grumpy old men collection : Grumpy old men & Grumpier old men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two old men, rivals for fifty years, put new energy into their squabbles when a beautiful widow, and then another beautiful woman comes to town
The Betsy by Harold Robbins( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from a Harold Robbins potboiler, "The Betsy" offers power struggles, incest, adultery, gold digging, and car racing. Laurence Olivier plays a ruthless but fallible auto tycoon with a tortured family history including a weakling son (Paul Rudd), a daughter-in-law he loves too much (Katharine Ross), a resentful grandson (Robert Duvall), and a devoted great-granddaughter (Kathleen Beller) to whom he bequeaths most of his fortune. In the midst of all these family squabbles is racing enthusiast Angelo Perino (a very young Tommy Lee Jones) whom the old man hires to build a revolutionary, ecologically advanced car which will be called The Betsy after his great-granddaughter. Angelo builds The Betsy (the car), seduces Betsy (the great-granddaughter), and even has a fling with Duvall's mistress, played by the haughty Lesley-Anne Down
Rocket Gibraltar by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging writer's extended family gathers at his seaside home to celebrate his 77th birthday
Beverly Hills cop by Martin Brest( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Axel Foley is a brash, street smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers
Six pack( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stopping briefly in a small Texas town, an itinerant race car driver finds that his stock car, on a trailer behind his motor home, has just been quickly and expertly stripped"--IMDb
Mark Twain and me( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a transatlantic voyage, a shy 11-year-old is thrilled to meet the man she most admires in all the world
10 movie western pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vengeance Valley: This Westernized depiction of "Cain and Abel" is the gripping story of the complicated and volatile relationship between brothers
Cocoon ; Cocoon : the return( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocoon: When the Antareans, advanced beings from another planet, arrive at an old age home in Florida, the senior citizens there get a second chance at being young in this story of youth, old age, and how people choose to live their lives
Lifeguard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man approaching middle-age who works as a lifeguard can't seem to decide whether to keep his job or to try to find a more substantial career for himself
Cocoon, the return( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Cocoon, the senior citizens who left for Antarea return to Earth. After their experiences on Antarea, where life is free of sickness and pain, they find it hard to face such human realities as age, illness and personal loss, but come to realize that, even with its frailties, life on Earth may not be so bad after all
 
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Sybil
Alternative Names
Daniel Petrie Canadees filmregisseur (1920-2004)

Daniel Petrie Canadian film director

Daniel Petrie kanadischer Regisseur

Daniel Petrie regista canadese

Petrie, Dan

Petrie, Dan 1920-2004

Petrie, Daniel 1920-2004

Petrie, Daniel M. 1920-2004

Petrie, Daniel Sr.

Дэниел Питри

דניאל פטרי

페트리, 다니엘 1920-2004

ダニエル・ペトリ

ペトリ, ダニエル

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SybilLassieMy Name is Bill W.Fort Apache, the BronxEleanor and FranklinResurrectionSix packLifeguardCocoon, the return