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Sorvino, Paul

Works: 397 works in 1,137 publications in 6 languages and 29,600 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Biographical films  Romance films  Comedy films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Host, Director, Other, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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GoodFellas by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

77 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the rise and fall of Henry Hill, a Brooklyn kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" from his neighborhood. He begins hanging around the mobsters and doing odd jobs until he gains the notice of local chieftain Paulie Cicero. In his teens, Hill distinguishes himself as a "stand-up guy" by choosing jail time over ratting on his accomplices. From that moment on, he is a part of the family. Along with his partner Tommy, he rises through the ranks to become Paulie's lieutenant. Soon he finds himself the target of both the feds and the mobsters
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Portuguese and held by 2,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern retelling of the classic Shakespeare play, with the two families now being rival gangs
Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the love affair of John Reed, American Communist, journalist and activist, and Louise Bryant, writer and feminist
The rocketeer by Joe Johnston( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of a top-secret jetpack hurls test pilot Cliff Secord into a daring adventure of mystery, suspense and intrigue! Cliff encounters an assortment of ruthless villains, led by a Hollywood screen star who's a secret Nazi spy. With the help of his actress girlfriend, the young pilot battles enormous odds to defeat his foes, who are anxious to use the device in an evil plan to rule the world! The dangerous mission transforms the ordinary young man into an extraordinary hero!
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by Claire Danes( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
The cooler by Wayne L Kramer( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernie is extremely unlucky at gambling and he owes the Shangri-La casino's mob boss Shelly Kaplow over $100,000. He is so unlucky that he is hired as a "cooler". He gambles next to high rollers and gives them some of his bad luck to stop them from winning. This arrangement works out for awhile, but when Bernie has almost paid off his debt, he meets cocktail waitress, Natalie. The two start to fall in love and Bernie's luck begins to change. Unfortunately, Shelly isn't going to let Bernie go so easily
Rules don't apply( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and French and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood, 1958. Small town beauty queen and devout Baptist virgin Marla Mabrey, under contract to the infamous Howard Hughes, arrives in Los Angeles. At the airport, she meets her driver Frank Forbes, who is engaged to be married to his seventh grade sweetheart and is a deeply religious Methodist. Their instant attraction puts their religious convictions to the test, and also defies Hughes' number one rule: No employee is allowed to have any relationship whatsoever with a contract actress
Bulworth by Warren Beatty( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing his career is over, Senator Jay Bulworth takes out an enormous insurance policy and a contract on his own life. His impending death fills him with an outrageous desire to break the rules and tell it like it is
Dick Tracy by Warren Beatty( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G-man Dick Tracy battles top crime figure The Lame One in San Francisco
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

30 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York Shakespeare Festival production of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters
Kill the Irishman( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the summer of 1976, thirty-six bombs detonate in the heart of Cleveland while a turf war rages between Irish mobster Danny Greene and the Italian mafia. Chronicles Greene's heroic rise from a tough Cleveland neighborhood to become an enforcer in the local mob. Turning the tables on loan shark Shondor Birns and allying himself with gangster John Nardi, Greene stops taking orders from the mafia and pursues his own power
The wild stallion by Miranda Cosgrove( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There were those who thought the rare and beautiful wild stallion was just a myth. But for Hannah Mills and C.J. Adams the myth would become as real as the wild mountain range the wraith stallion called home. Hannah and her father Frank arrive at Mustang Matty Steadman's Bear Mountain Ranch, a spread which runs parallel to the Utah Nevada border. Hannah has come west to photograph the famous wild horses found on Matty's ranch. C.J. is from the neighboring ranch. Although C.J. is put off by Matty's request to watch Hannah, she reluctantly agrees to show her around. The girls become instant friends and they discover that the wild horses are disappearing from the range at an alarming rate. Novak is a wealthy, mysterious stranger, who appears to be the instigator of a sinister plot to steal all the mountain mustangs. While taking photographs of the wild herd one afternoon, the two girls happen upon the mysterious 'Wild Stallion.' The girls rush home to tell Matty and her ranch hands, Dallas and Ty Brody, about their discovery. Matty cautions all of them not to tell anyone about the black stallion because unscrupulous mustangers would want the rare stallion and would stop at nothing to get him
Hey Arnold! the movie by Tuck Tucker( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an evil business developer threatens to tear down the neighboorhood to build a shopping mall, Arnold - together with Helga, his annoying secret admirer, and Gerald, his best friend - comes to the rescue
See Spot run( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gordon, an offbeat mailman, never met a dog he couldn't handle. That is until he offers to watch a neighbors young son, James. Together, Gordon and James befriend an FBI crime-fighting superdog, "Agent 11" (whom they name "Spot"), who is hiding from the mob. Gordon, James and "Spot" save the day by rescuing an FBI agent, who has been caught by the mob boss
Mr. 3000 by Touchstone Entertainment( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and French and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wins points for the honest way it portrays the aged Ross' return to a young man's game."--Philadelphia Daily News
Law & order( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Detective Mike Logan and Sargeant Paul Cerreta are working the streets of the 31st precinct in relentless persuit of criminals. Once the criminals are caught by Logan and Cerreta, it is up to Executive ADA Ben Stone and his assistant ADA Paul Robinette to bring them to justice
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a riveting look at the complex man whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power. His involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States
Cruising by William Friedkin( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Burns is sent undercover to find a serial killer who brutally slays and dismembers gay men in New York's S & M subculture. Working almost completely isolated from his department, he has to learn and practice the rules of this little society
Repo! : the genetic opera by Darren Lynn Bousman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the not-so-distant future, a worldwide epidemic of organ failures devastates the planet. Out of the tragedy, a savior emerges: GENECO, a biotech company that offer organ transplants-- for a price. Those who miss their payments are scheduled for repossession-- and hunted by the Repo man!"--Container
That championship season( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every year Scranton High School's 1957 champion basketball team reunites to relive the glory and reinvent the myths. At their twenty-fourth reunion the coach is rallying his boys. Friendship and betrayal, success and failure, past and present--the dreams and realities of the game of life are explored in a moving experience
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William Shakespeare's Romeo & JulietDick TracyThe wild stallionSee Spot runThat championship season
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Paul Sorvino

Paul Sorvino acteur et cinéaste américain

Paul Sorvino Amerikaans filmacteur

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Paul Sorvino pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Paul Sorvino Schauspieler

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