WorldCat Identities

Tolan, Peter

Overview
Works: 183 works in 360 publications in 6 languages and 12,699 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Television comedies  Television programs  Television series  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure television programs  Gangster films  Romance films  Road films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Tolan
America's sweethearts by Joe Roth( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwen and Eddie are the countries favorite on-screen couple. Having to promote their latest movie, the couple, whose public romance had turned into a private breakup, have to count on their veteran press agent and Gwen's assistant-sister, Kiki, to keep the press from knowing about the real story. Can true love, happily ever after and other Hollywood endings really happen?
Analyze that by Harold Ramis( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearful of his emotional stability, prison officials release Paul Vitti into the custody of his psychiatrist, Dr. Ben Sobel, who becomes even more exasperated when he learns Vitti will be moving into his home. As Sobel tries to get to the root of Vitti's real problems, he tries to help Vitti find a straight job. And adding to all this confusion, several members of Vitti's old crew are after him, who are determined to see that he doesn't pass along any incriminating information
Analyze this by Harold Ramis( Visual )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof on the gangster roles that have been associated with De Niro's film career, this is the story of an anxiety-ridden Mafia boss who monopolizes the services of a family psychiatrist
Guess who by Kevin Rodney Sullivan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Theresa brings home fiancé Simon Green for her parents' 25th wedding anniversary, she neglects to mention one tiny detail - he's white. Determined to break his daughter's engagement, Percy Jones does everything he can to make Simon feel 'apart' from their family. But when Percy exposes Simon's most embarrassing secret, it leads to a series of complications that only goes to prove that with a dad like Percy, father doesn't always know best
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former one-term presidents are framed in a scandal by the current president and pursued across the U.S. by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
Bedazzled by Harold Ramis( Visual )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweet-natured nerd wants the girl of his dreams to fall in love with him. He falls prey to the Devil, who gives him seven wishes in excahnge for his soul
Rescue me( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denis Leary co-created and stars in this series featuring a New York City firefighter who has more problems than one can imagine, but has a way of always being one step ahead of the game
Rescue me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently divorced fireman Tommy Gavin is coping with the fear of his job and the unease he feels watching his ex-wife as she starts to date other men
Rescue me( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-nosed and hard-headed NYFD firefighter Tommy Gavin returns along with the rest of the 62 Truck crew. In this season, Tommy is trying to hold his life and team together while dealing with the devastating loss of his son; Franco studies for the lieutenant's exam while "Probie" contemplates the end of his probationary period and now both ponder leaving the house; Lou and Jerry each grapple with--or try to hide from--the financial crises they're facing; and Sean has a good reason for trying to keep the identity of the new woman in his life a secret
Rescue me( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYFD fire fighter Tommy Gavin and company face new challenges and old demons. As the season begins, Tommy is in the fight of his life, defending himself against arson and insurance fraud. He struggles to raise his new baby while facing paternity questions and fighting to keep his family together. Franco seems ready to settle into a steady relationship, but is shaken when he loses custody of his daughter. Alcoholism has taken a toll on Sean and Maggie's marriage, while Lou's newfound love threatens to put him in the hospital. And Chief Reilly fights back from a stroke only to find himself facing a decision that could change the fate of Truck Company 62 forever
Stealing Harvard( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and French and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John leads a simple and happy life. He has a beautiful fiancée and has a job in his future father-in-law's company. Everything is great until his favorite neice surprises him with her acceptance to Harvard University and he is reminded of a long forgotten oath he made to foot the bill. Desperate, John turns to his best friend for help. It is decided that they must turn to a temporary life of crime to raise the cash needed
Finding Amanda( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television producer with a penchant for drinking and gambling is sent to Las Vegas to convince his troubled niece to enter rehab
Rescue me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy Gavin is grappling with the death of his father. Janet has a new man in her life. The crew devises a business plan to open a bar, which turns into a lucrative venture, but also a temptation to Tommy, who continues to struggle with sobriety. Sean faces a health issue with no easy solution; while Needles struggles to garner respect and maintain control of the firehouse. Meanwhile, Sheila attempts to purge herself of Tommy and allows Damian to pursue a future as a firefighter. Conspiracy theories about 9/11 ruffle more than a few feathers, brought on by the arrival of an intriguing foreigner. Under the shadow of a haunting past, the crew continues to look to the future and realize that salvation often lies where you least expect it
Rescue me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the inner workings of Engine 62, a New York City firehouse, along with the personal and emotional battles of its members in a post-9/11 world. Mostly centers on Tommy Gavin, a veteran firefighter whose life is in turmoil as he copes with the stresses and fears of his job, which are manifested through conversations with his dead cousin Jimmy Keefe, a former firefighter, as well as the haunting memories of people he has watched perish on the job. The other members include Chief Jerry Reilly; Sean Garrity; Franco Rivera; Lt. Kenny 'Lou' Shea; and Mike Silletti
Rescue me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tommy Gavin is grappling with the death of his father as the season opens, along with the new man in Janet's life. The crew devises a business plan to open a bar that, albeit lucrative, proves dangerous for Tommy who continues to struggle with sobriety. 9/11 conspiracy theories ruffle more than a few feathers, brought on by the arrival of an intriguing newcomer. Meanwhile, Sean faces a health issue and Needles struggles to maintain control of the firehouse and Tommy's increasingly troublesome temper. Needles and Lou both have new love interests, while Tommy's womanizing ways catch up to him as he finds himself caught between three women in his life. Tensions boil over in a shocking turn of events during a late night at the bar, leaving Tommy Gavin in serious jeopardy in the hottest season yet"--Container
What planet are you from?( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To save his planet of men, an alien (Shandling) comes to earth to procreate with a woman. Many comedic situations follow
Analyze this( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyze this: A mafioso decides he needs psychotherapist and the doctor he chooses isn't pleased to be chosen to make the don a well-adjusted gangster
The job( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed comedy series from actor-comedian Denis Leary about cops in New York
The Larry Sanders show( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first season from the HBO cable TV sitcom series about a "Tonight"--Style talk show featuring an opening monologue, real celebrity guests, and a look behind the scenes at the show's operation
Rescue me uncensored : the official companion( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Guess who
Alternative Names
Peter Tolan acteur américain

Peter Tolan Amerikaans acteur

Peter Tolan US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur, Schauspieler und Produzent

Tolan, Peter James 1958-

Питер Толан

Питър Толан

피터 톨런

彼得·托蘭

Languages
English (108)

German (4)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

Chinese (1)

Polish (1)

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