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Price, Richard 1949-

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Lush life by Richard Price( Book )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 2003, and after eight years downtown, Eric Cash is falling further and further behind in his plans to become an actor. Or a writer. Or a restaurateur. To become anything but what he is--the oldest employee at Café Berkmann. So if the new bartender pissed him off, who could blame him? Ike Marcus had confidence. He had hustle. Most of all, in a neighborhood where thirty is the new fifty, Ike was young. Then one evening a street kid from the "other" Lower East Side stepped up to them and pulled a gun. Ike's last words were "Not tonight, my man." At least, that's Eric's version
Samaritan by Richard Price( Book )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Mitchell returns to New Jersey to the housing project where he grew up to re-evaluate his life, but when he is found savagely beaten -- and refuses to press charges -- childhood friend Detective Nerese Ammons must uncover the truth
Freedomland by Richard Price( Book )

56 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New Jersey, a city explodes after a white woman reports her car was hijacked by a black man with her baby inside. But is she telling the truth? The police raid the black ghetto and blacks cry racism. A black policeman and a white woman reporter investigate
Clockers by Richard Price( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crack-dealers known as "Clockers" are at the bottom of the drug-dealing ladder, and they must commit murder to rise higher
The color of money by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Color of Money" is a decades-later sequel to "The Hustler." 25 years on, Fast Eddie is now a nattily dressed, silver-haired liquor salesman working the Midwest in his white Cadillac. His neat mustache and smiling deviltry are also employed in his other profession--stake horse to up and coming pool hustlers. One night he sees a kid playing who is so good that Eddie's laboriously buried memories are stirred. Vincent and his girlfriend Carmen have been working minor-league hustles, but with Eddie's help, all three could jump straight into the world of big-money pool, and an upcoming 9-ball tournament in Atlantic City. First, however, Vincent must learn to put the making of money above every other consideration, lure, and temptation in the pool hall. In the process, Eddie and Vincent's relationship erupts into a battle of passion vs. practicality, game theory vs. psychological warfare, where knowledge of human nature is trumps
Child 44 by Daniel Espinosa( Visual )

21 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disgraced member of the military police investigates a series of nasty child murders during the Stalin-era Soviet Union. When Leo Demidov (Tom Hardy) a disgraced member of the military police uncovers evidence of a serial killer, he must work against the all-powerful Soviet government in order to track him down before he strikes again. With the government denying existence of any crime in their twisted idea of 'paradise', Demidov must risk everything including the lives of those he loves in order to expose the truth
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug investigation in Baltimore, against the backdrop of the mayor's reelection campaign. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Freedomland by Joe Roth( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a housing project cop who's respected for keeping the peace and being fair with the residents, Lorenzo Council stumbles onto the case of an apparent carjacking and child abduction one night that throws the projects into turmoil. But there's something strange in the details Brenda Martin slowly brings to light regarding her abductor and her missing child. The criminal investigation into the alleged kidnapping ignites long-simmering racial tension between two neighboring New Jersey towns
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop a racist killer Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put the bad guy behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords Shaft's out to make crime pay up
The wanderers, a novel by Richard Price( Book )

47 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The urban war song of a teen-age gang, who live in a Bronx housing project in the pre-Beatle days of the early 1960s"--book jacket
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Pakistaans-Amerikaanse student die wordt beschuldigd van de moord op een meisje wordt vermorzeld door het Amerikaanse rechtssysteem
Bloodbrothers by Richard Price( Book )

39 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eighteen-year-old Stony De Coco has to make a choice: either join his father in the tightly knit world of New York's construction unions or take off and find his own path. But Stony's family is not about to make that choice easy. As he tries to protect his little brother, Albert, from their dangerously unbalanced mother, and to postpone the difficult adult responsibilities that await him, he finds hope in a job working with children at a hospital - a job that promises not to make anyone happy but Stony."--Publisher description
Lush life by Richard Price( Recording )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 2003, and after eight years downtown, Eric Cash is falling further and further behind in his plans to become an actor, or a writer, or a restaurateur, anything but what he is, the oldest employee at Café Berkmann. Bartender Ike Marcus has confidence, hustle, and most of all, in a neighborhood where thirty is the new fifty, Ike is young. Eric doesn't like that. Then one evening a street kid from the "other" Lower East Side steps up to them and pulls a gun. Ike's last words are "Not tonight, my man." At least, that's Eric's version
The breaks by Richard Price( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College graduate Peter is rejected by the law school of his choice, and during his year of working to enhance his credentials he utterly fouls every hope of law school, but heads back for Collegetown anyway
Clockers by Spike Lee( Visual )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers grow up together in the same Brooklyn housing projects, but they are as opposite as good and evil. Victor Dunham has a family, works two jobs and leads a respectable life. His 19-year-old brother, Strike, hangs out with his friends on a bench and sells crack cocaine. Strike agrees to kill a rival dealer as a favor to Rodney, the neighborhood drug kingpin, but when the man is murdered, it is Victor who confesses. Detective Rocco Kleine won't buy Victor's confession, and begins to attempt to break down the stories of both brothers in order to save Victor
Sea of love by Harold Becker( Visual )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran New York City police detective enters into an affair with a beautiful suspect despite hard evidence linking her to the serial murders he is investigating
New York stories( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy about life in the big city. "Life lessons" is the tale of a passionate painter (Nolte) torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant (Arquette). "Life without Zoe" is a whimsical fantasy of a very grown-up 12 year old who brings charm and magic to life in New York. "Oedipus wrecks" is the story of a neurotic lawyer (Allen) who cannot escape the influence of his mother
The New York Times Book of crime : more than 166 years of covering the beat( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, edited by Times crime-beat veteran Kevin Flynn, captures the full sweep of the newspaper's reporting on the subject. It examines issues like incarceration, organized crime, and vice (from the Attica Correctional Facility riot to the powerful Medellín Cartel) as well as the infamous crimes that riveted the world. With 70 photographs as well as reproductions of front-page stories, here are the noteworthy crime articles from The New York Times archives that are sure to engross readers
Ladies' man by Richard Price( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abandoned by his girlfriend, Kenny Becker, an unemployed salesman, sets off to explore is new freedom. His journey takes him through singles bars, peep shows, massage parlors and other questionable destinations in New York's underground
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a parent's worst nightmare for business tycoon Tom Mullen (Gibson) as he gazes at a picture of his kidnapped son helplessly bound and gagged. To get his boy back, Mullen and his wife (Russo) agree to deliver a multi-million dollar ransom to the kidnappers. But after the exchange erupts in a hail of gunfire, Mullen takes one final risk to ensure his child's safety and goes on national television with a shocking proposal. It's a gamble that could cost him his marriage, as well as the life of his son!
 
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controlled identityBrandt, Harry, 1949-

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Brandt, Harry 1949-

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Richard Price amerykański pisarz i scenarzysta

Richard Price guionista y productor cinematográfico estadounidense

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Richard Price scrittore, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

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Ρίτσαρντ Πράις

Ричард Прайс

פרייס, ריצ'רד

ריצ'רד פרייס

ריצ'רד פרייס שחקן אמריקאי

ریچارد پرایس فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

プライス, リチャード

リチャード・プライス

理查·布萊斯

理查德·普莱斯

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