WorldCat Identities

Pearce, Donn

Overview
Works: 14 works in 95 publications in 6 languages and 4,327 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Prison films  Fiction  History  War films  Romance films  Comedy films  Film noir  Gangster films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3566.E18, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Donn Pearce
 
Most widely held works by Donn Pearce
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

41 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"His crime: nonconformity. His sentence: the chain gang...Cool Hand Luke [is] the loner who won't -- or can't -- bend to the arbitrary rules of his captivity." -- Container
Cool Hand Luke by Donn Pearce( Book )

28 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A part of a chain gang, Luke is a man who won't or can't conform to the arbitrary rules of his captivity
Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge by Donn Pearce( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lying about his age to escape a family that doesn't want him, Toby Parker joins the army and encounters the harsh realities of war before a terrible wound challenges his survival
Dying in the sun by Donn Pearce( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pier head jump by Donn Pearce( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cool Hand Luke by Donn Pearce( Recording )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a novel about a defiant survivor of life on a chain gang
Der Unbeugsame( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Unbeugsame ist ein US-amerikanisches Gefängnisdrama aus dem Jahr 1967. Ein wegen eines geringen Vergehens Verurteilter wird durch das amerikanische Strafsystem mit willkürlichen, niemandem Rechenschaft schuldigen Wärtern letztendlich getötet. Die Umstände im Gefängnis - schikanöse und willkürliche Wärter, drakonische Strafen gegen Regelübertretungen und seine Selbstachtung führen letztendlich zur Ermordung von Luke
La leyenda del indomable = Cool Hand Luke( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke la main froide Cool hand Luke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Drame social. À la suite d'un délit mineur, Luke est incarcéré dans une colonie pénitentiaire d'un État du Sud. Il se rend populaire auprès de ses compagnons par son esprit d'indépendance et son prestige grandit lorsqu'il parvient à s'évader. Repris, il s'enfuit de nouveau, mais lorsque ses gardiens le rattrapent, ils parviennent à le briser par un traitement d'une brutalité particulière. Luke s'échappe tout de même une troisième fois et il est tué par ses poursuivants. [(c) Médiafilm]. Contient, entre autres, un commentaire audio de l'historien et biographe de Paul Newman, Eric Lax, ainsi qu'un documentaire sur les coulisses de la réalisation. [SDM]
Amor de alquiler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lynn escapa de su casa en Oklahoma abatida por la muerte de su madre para encontrar a su hermana mayor en Los Angeles
Cool hand Luke / #50( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Set in the southern United States, Luke is caught cutting off parking meters and is sentenced to the "chain gang."
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Somebody up there likes me: A young man fighting against his environment and his past failures becomes a successful boxer. Harper: A private eye reluctantly takes the case of finding a missing millionaire. Cool hand Luke: Luke butts heads with authority and attempts to escape his Florida chain gang. The Mackintosh man: Joseph Reardon is a presumed jewel thief who becomes involved in a maze of intrigue and suspense as his plans for the perfect jewel heist go awry and he is sentenced to prison
Cool hand Luke (1967) shooting script by Donn Pearce( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cool Hand Luke: Introduction by Antonia Quirke : Introduction by Antonia Quirke by Donn Pearce( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge
Alternative Names
Donn Pearce American writer

Donn Pearce Amerikaans romanschrijver

Донн Пирс

ピアーズ, ドン

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Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge