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Petrie, Daniel

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Most widely held works about Daniel Petrie
Most widely held works by Daniel Petrie
A Raisin in the Sun by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

57 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and German and held by 3,060 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 by Sally Field( Visual )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 1,364 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 )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,146 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. by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 882 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
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 496 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
The golden age of television( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 477 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
Eleanor and Franklin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 437 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
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A follow-up to 'Cocoon', this second film has the elderly earthlings return for a visit to their home planet
Resurrection by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and French and held by 300 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
The gunfighters ; &, the gun and the pulpit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 290 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
Grumpy old men collection : Grumpy old men & Grumpier old men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 236 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 )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 214 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 )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man's four children and eight grandchildren return to his home on the shores of Saggaponack, N.Y. to celebrate his 77th birthday
Six pack by Kenny Rogers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brewster Baker is a stock car racer who has been away from the circuit for two years. He gets involved with six larcenous orphans, who despite their criminal tendencies, are extremely personable. With their mechanical knowledge, the spirited youths prove invaluable as Brewster's pit crew. During the diligent preparation for his comeback, Brewster realizes that he has become hopelessly attached to his rambunctious "six pack."
Mark Twain and me( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 134 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 )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 115 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 )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocoon : the return: 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
Lifeguard( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 83 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
Square dance( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bitter-sweet love story about a young girl, Gemma, discovering the realities of life, love and family. When her long-lost mother shows up for a brief reunion, Gemma decides to run away to Fort Worth to live with her. Gemma learns the painful answers to why her mother abandoned her as a baby, and the true identity of a father she has never known
The golden age of TV drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This remarkable and entertaining 5-DVD collection of 16 rare television dramas, broadcast both live and filmed from 1951 to 1960, features up-and-coming performers just as they're starting their careers, as well as seasoned pros from the big screen, and represents such classic TV anthologies as Playhouse 90, The U.S. Steel Hour, Telephone Time, Four Star Playhouse, and DuPont Theater."
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SybilLassieMy Name is Bill W.Fort Apache, the BronxEleanor and FranklinResurrectionSix packLifeguard
Alternative Names
Daniel Petrie Canadees filmregisseur (1920-2004)

Daniel Petrie Canadian film director

Daniel Petrie director de cine canadiense

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 במאי קולנוע קנדי

دنیل پتری تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان کانادایی

페트리, 다니엘 1920-2004


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