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Boyle, Peter 1935-2006

Overview
Works: 265 works in 816 publications in 6 languages and 24,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Parody films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Monster films 
Roles: Actor, Film editor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Peter Boyle
 
Most widely held works by Peter Boyle
Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks( Visual )

52 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Frankenstein, a successful surgeon trying to live down his grandfather's reputation, visits the family castle in Transylvania. After puttering around in the laboratory, he and his assistant create a scatter-brained but good-hearted monster
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

65 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
The Santa Clause by John Pasquin( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 2,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott is distressed to learn that his ex-wife and her husband have informed his son, Charlie, that there is no Santa Claus. While a sullen Charlie visits his dad on Christmas Eve, a noise on the roof brings them outside. It turns out that there is a Santa after all, and Scott has just accidentally killed him. Because of "the Santa clause," Scott inherits the job of Santa. As the next year passes, Scott rapidly gains weight, grows a white beard and meets the elf Bernard. Charlie's stepdad becomes concerned about Scott and forces him to undergo a psychiatric evaluation
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
The candidate by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Richard Nixon is on his way to re-election by a landslide, a young, honest, idealistic lawyer begins to learn the truth about running for office
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haru, a schoolgirl bored by her ordinary routine, saves the life of an unusual cat, and suddenly her world is transformed beyond anything she ever imagined. To change her fate, she₂ll need to learn to believe in herself and, in the process, she will learn to appreciate her everyday life
Scooby-Doo 2 monsters unleashed by Raja Gosnell( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reunited Mystery, Inc. team return to their hometown of Coolsville as heroes where the local criminology museum offers an exhibition of the many ghostly disguises used by villains they've subdued over the years. Their warm welcome is short lived when a mean-spirited reporter airs a series of stories calling the teams abilities into question. To make matters worse, a number of the weird creature costumes are coming to life and wrecking havoc on the people of Coolsville
Red heat( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
The dream team by Howard Zieff( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about four mental patients who are separated from their therapist on the way to a baseball game. The group must rescue their missing doctor from a pair of crooked cops, so they take to the streets in a series of outrageous misadventures
Outland by Peter Hyams( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A science fiction detective thriller on one of Jupiter's moons
The friends of Eddie Coyle by Peter Yates( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-weary and living hand to mouth, small-time gunrunner Eddie 'Fingers' Coyle (Mitchum) works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld. But when he finds himself facing a second stretch of hard time, he's forced to weigh loyalty to his criminal colleagues against snitching to stay free
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It never stops for successful sports writer Ray Barone, whose oddball family life consists of a fed up wife, overbearing parents, and an older brother with lifelong jealousy
The adventures of Pluto Nash by Neil Cuthbert( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Earth's natural resources have been largely depleted, so a large number of people have taken up residence on the moon. Pluto Nash is one such lunar exile who formerly made his living outside the law, but has since gone straight and now runs the hippest nightclub in the moon colony known as "Little America." Pluto is approached by a gangster who wants to buy the nightclub. Pluto has no interest in selling, but it seems the gangster isn't taking no for an answer
Walker by Alex Cox( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and German and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of William Walker, a 19th century adventurer who abandoned his career in law and politics to become a soldier of fortune and dictator of Nicaragua
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It never stops for successful sports writer Ray Barone, whose oddball family life consists of a fed up wife, overbearing parents, and an older brother with lifelong jealousy
Born to be wild( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie is a playful three-year-old gorilla who knows how to communicate using sign language and befriends 14-year-old Rick. When Katie is reclaimed by her former owner and penned up Rick unlocks the cage and together they hit the road
Into the West( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young brothers living in the Dublin slums run away with a magical horse, trying to recapture their family's traditional life as tinkers and to find the wild west of their imaginations, while their desperate father and the law search for them
Johnny Dangerously by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satire of thirties gangster films about a son who turns to a life of crime to pay for his mother's life-saving operation
Joe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and French and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of how an average "Joe" becomes a murderer. A friendship grows between a wealthy executive and a blue-collar welder due to their common fear and frustration with the "liberals" and "hippies" who are ruining the country
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Barone is a successful sportswriter whose oddball family life consists of a fed-up wife, overbearing parents, and an older brother with lifelong jealousy
 
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Boyle, Peter 1935-2006

Boyle, Peter Lawrence 1935-2006

Brock, Stanley 1935-2006

Peter Boyle acteur amricain

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Peter Boyle attore statunitense

Peter Boyle US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Peter Boyle yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

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