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Price, Richard 1949-

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Lush life by Richard Price( Book )

58 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first-rate police procedural, Eric Cash, the 34-year-old bartender at Café Berkmann and a would-be screenwriter, ends up in jail as a murder suspect and it's up to two New York City police detectives to find out the truth
Samaritan by Richard Price( Book )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,234 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
Clockers by Richard Price( Book )

58 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,095 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
Freedomland by Richard Price( Book )

55 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,048 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
The color of money by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,287 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 )

20 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953 Soviet Russia, secret police agent Leo Demidov loses status, power, and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa, as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up by Leo's psychopathic rival Vasili, who insists, there is no crime in paradise
The wire by Ed Bianchi( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 986 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 )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 959 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 )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 898 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
Bloodbrothers by Richard Price( Book )

39 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 803 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
The wanderers, a novel by Richard Price( Book )

45 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 797 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
Lush life by Richard Price( Recording )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 736 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
The breaks by Richard Price( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 676 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 )

46 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "clocker" is a 24-hour drug dealer, and Strike (Mekhi Phifer) is the hardest-working one on the streets. But for Strike, time is running out. When the local drug kingpin (Delroy Lindo) tips Strike off about an opportunity for advancement, a rival dealer ends up dead, and Strike suddenly finds himself caught between two homicide detectives. One is Mazilli (John Turturro), who's only looking for an easy bust. The other is Rocco (Harvey Keitel), who's looking for something much harder to find - the truth - and when Strike's law-abiding brother confesses to the murder, Rocco vows not to rest until he's sure the real shooter is behind bars. Director Spike Lee, producer Martin Scorsese and writer Richard Price, along with music by Seal, Marc Dorsey, Des'ree and Chaka Khan, deliver a film so riveting, you'll feel it grab you by the collar and toss you into the middle of an urban battlefield, prompting Jeffrey Lyons of Sneak Previews to call it "One of 1995's most powerful films."
Sea of love by Harold Becker( Visual )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran New York City police detective Frank Keller is a workaholic cop living on the edge. Joining forces with detective Touhey, the two try to track down a bizarre serial killer. They encounter a beautiful suspect, but convinced of her innocence, Keller enters into a passionate affair with the woman, despite hard evidence linking her to the murders
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

11 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An HBO limited series. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and he is charged with her murder
New York stories( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 604 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
Ladies' man by Richard Price( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 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 )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the son of wealthy businessman Tom Mullen is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
3 screenplays by Richard Price( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Brandt , Harry

Brandt, Harry 1949-

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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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