Most widely held works about Danny DeVito
Most widely held works by Danny DeVito
Big fish ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 1,803 libraries worldwide
William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth.
Erin Brockovich ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,798 libraries worldwide
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a monumental law case against a giant corporation. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin an incredible and sometimes hilarious fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees.
Hercules ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,714 libraries worldwide
Animated, musical adaptation of the story of Hercules.
Pulp fiction ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,650 libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.
Freedom Writers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves.
Batman returns ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman. Can Batman battle two formidable foes at once?
L.A. confidential ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner. A tribute to tough film noir crime films.
Get Shorty ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster, so when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down and out filmmakerHarry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone.
Matilda ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
Matilda is a super-smart little girl who is woefully ignored and ridiculed by her self-centered parents. They send her to a school with a mean, bullying principal, where she learns she has special powers that can help her, her friends, and her kind and gentle teacher.
Along came Polly ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,291 libraries worldwide
Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance.
One flew over the cuckoo's nest ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
Tells the adventures of a free-spirited mental ward inmate whose rebelliousness pits him against the repressive head nurse, and whose charm wins him the loyalty of his fellow inmates.
Matilda ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Matilda is a super-smart little girl who's woefully misunderstood by her parents, her brother, and an evil school principal. But with the help of a brave best friend and a wonderful teacher, Matilda discovers she doesn't have to get mad to get even.
Erin Brockovich ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a law case against a giant corporation for water pollution. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin a legal fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees.
When in Rome ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
An ambitious young New Yorker, disillusioned with romance, takes a whirlwind trip to Rome, where she defiantly plucks magic coins from a fountain of love, inexplicably igniting the passion of an odd group of suitors: a sausage magnate, a street magician, an adoring painter, and a self-admiring model. But when a charming reporter pursues her with equal zest, how will she know if his love is the real thing?
Solitary man ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Ben Kalmen, a fifty-something New Yorker, discovers that he is not the man he wanted to be. Through many business and romantic indiscretions he has lost his once successful car dealership. Now he must make the decision to face the challenges of his not so youthful life.
The war of the Roses ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Deliriously mean-spirited free-for-all about the demise of a marriage.
The rainmaker ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and German and held by 996 libraries worldwide
A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none, until they uncover a trail of corruption.
The jewel of the Nile ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
Everyone's life is suddenly somersaulted back into the fast lane of far-flung pursuit when they learn of the mysterious, priceless Jewel of the Nile.
L.A. confidential ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 953 libraries worldwide
Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner. A lush tribute to tough film-noir crime films.
Heist ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
An accomplished thief has his career jeopardized after he's caught on security cameras during a job. Broke, he and his associates are blackmailed by their longtime fence into stealing Swiss gold bars from an airplane. As they plot the complicated score, he and his crew become suspicious of the relationship between his young wife and the fence's nephew, who has been planted on the crew to keep an eye on them for his uncle. Betrayals and backstabbings are the order of the day as they get closer to the payday of a lifetime.
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