WorldCat Identities

DeVito, Danny

Works: 635 works in 1,997 publications in 7 languages and 72,811 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Humor  Interviews  History  Television adaptations  Science fiction films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Performer, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Author, Production personnel, Singer, Contributor, Artist, Creator, Other, Narrator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Danny DeVito
Most widely held works by Danny DeVito
Matilda by Danny DeVito( Visual )
99 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of an understanding teacher, Matilda learns you don't have to get mad to get even as she copes with an evil school principal and her dreadful family
Erin Brockovich by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )
39 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a momumental 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
L.A. confidential by Curtis Hanson( Visual )
46 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,787 WorldCat member 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
Freedom writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. She inspires her students to overcome the gangs that divide them, and the education system that forgot them
Hercules by John Musker( Visual )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated, musical adaptation of the story of Hercules
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol( Visual )
35 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about an all-too-human man who dares to defy a system obsessed with genetic perfection. Vincent is an "In-Valid," who assumes the identity of a member of the genetic elite to pursue his goal of traveling into space with the Gattaca Aerospace Corporation. However, a week before his mission, a murder marks Vincent as a suspect. With a relentless investigator in pursuit and the colleague he has fallen in love with beginning to suspect his deception, Vincent's dreams steadily unravel
The Lorax by Seuss( Visual )
30 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a place where the brown Bar-ba-loots frisk and the Humming-Fish splash around, you will find the Lorax. The Lorax speaks of the trees, which the Once-ler is chopping down as fast as he pleases. Will the Once-ler change his destructive ways and heed the wise warnings of the Lorax?
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 2,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales ... In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures ..."--Container
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )
41 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,131 WorldCat member 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?
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )
48 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to L.A. to collect a debt from a down-and-out filmmaker, he jumps headfirst into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Terms of endearment by James L Brooks( Visual )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the rocky and passionate relationship between a mother and daughter from birth to death
One flew over the cuckoo's nest by Milos Forman( Visual )
29 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Randall P. McMurphy, a feisty misfit, leads his fellow mental patients to do battle for their rights against a repressive ward nurse
John Grisham's The rainmaker by John Grisham( Visual )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,832 WorldCat member 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
Along came Polly by John Hamburg( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,803 WorldCat member 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 take 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 means to really take a chance
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,653 WorldCat member 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
Romancing the stone by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romance writer sets off to Colombia to pay the ransom of her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure. Bonus features include deleted scenes, featurettes, and much more
When in Rome by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member 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?
The war of the Roses by Danny DeVito( Visual )
43 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deliriously mean-spirited free-for-all about the demise of a marriage
The jewel of the Nile by Lewis Teague( Visual )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sequel to 'Romancing the Stone' in which Joan and Jack part ways, but Jack soon thinks she might be in trouble, and goes to rescue her
Solitary man by Brian Koppelman( Visual )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 WorldCat member 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
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Alternative Names
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English (510)
Spanish (37)
German (13)
French (11)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Dutch (3)