WorldCat Identities

Pesci, Joe

Overview
Works: 465 works in 1,901 publications in 8 languages and 34,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Gangster films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Police films  Historical films  Crime films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joe Pesci
 
Most widely held works by Joe Pesci
GoodFellas by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

124 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 4,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the rise and fall of Henry Hill, a Brooklyn kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" from his neighborhood. He begins hanging around the mobsters and doing odd jobs until he gains the notice of local chieftain Paulie Cicero. In his teens, Hill distinguishes himself as a "stand-up guy" by choosing jail time over ratting on his accomplices. From that moment on, he is a part of the family. Along with his partner Tommy, he rises through the ranks to become Paulie's lieutenant. Soon he finds himself the target of both the feds and the mobsters
Home alone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

114 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail: Kevin!
Raging Bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

163 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical film about middleweight champion boxer Jake La Motta
Home alone 2 : lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

62 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One year after Kevin McCallister was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself stranded in New York City, and the same criminals are not far behind
My cousin Vinny by Joe Pesci( Visual )

60 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two carefree pals (Macchio and Whitfield) traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, Vincent Gambini (Pesci) is the cousin of one of them and he is a lawyer. Vinny is a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his sixth try and has never been in court. When cousin Vinny arrives with his leather-clad girlfriend (Tomei) to handle his first case, it's a real shock--for both Vinny and the Deep South
Casino by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

171 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in 9 languages and held by 2,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace Rothstein and Nicky Santoro, mobsters who move to Las Vegas to make their mark, live and work in this paradoxical world. Seen through their eyes, each as a foil to the other, the details of mob involvement in the casinos of the 1970's and '80's are revealed. Ace is the smooth operator of the Tangiers casino, while Nicky is his boyhood friend and tough strongman, robbing and shaking down the locals. However, they each have a tragic flaw--Ace falls in love with a hustler, Ginger, and Nicky falls into an ever-deepening spiral of drugs and violence
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward, the only witness to his father's suicide and a member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally uprighzt young man who values honor and discretion. These are the qualities that help him become recruited for a career in the newly founded Office of Strategic Services (CIA). While working there, his ideals gradually turn to suspicion influenced by the Cold War paranoia present within the office. Eventually, he becomes an influential veteran operative, while his distrust of everyone around him increases. His dedication to his work does not come without a price though, leading him to sacrifice his ideals and eventually his family
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( Visual )

61 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic tale of the lives of two New York gangsters from the period of the early 1900's through prohibition, and climaxing in their subsequent reunion in the 1960's. Friends from childhood, they entered a life of crime together that inevitably led to tragedy and death
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riggs and Murtaugh must guard a free-wheeling witness in a comedy of car chases, gun battles, under-water escapes, even the destruction of a chic hillside house
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

41 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
Raging bull( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
With honors by An Alex Keshishian Film( Visual )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The University of Life. The School of Hard Knocks. Simon Wilder is an alumnus of each. He hasn't got an Ivy League degree. Yet when it comes to life's important lessons, feisty Simon is in a league by himself
Gone fishin' by Roger Birnbaum( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gus and Joe eagerly anticipate another quiet, relaxing fishing trip. Only things don't go quite as they planned! Instead they innocently create an unstoppable series of outrageous mishaps, destroying everything in their wake!
Betsy's wedding( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric family copes with a daughter's wedding. Coping includes accidental meetings with the mob, oddball romances, revenge schemes and more!
Savva( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy tale about a grand life journey of ten-year old boy Savva, devoted to helping his mom and fellow village people to break free from the vicious hyenas
Love ranch( Visual )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace and Charlie make a fine couple as the proprietors of Nevada's first legalized brothel. She provides the mind behind their schemes, while his work as a gangster allows the swindles to be carried out. But a new scam involving a handsome boxer threatens both their plan and their two-decade marriage
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring
8 heads in a duffel bag by Joe Pesci( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hit man Tommy Spinelli has 24 hours to deliver a bag of 8 "former associates" to an angry mob boss in San Diego. But when Charlie, a fellow passenger on his flight, mistakenly takes the bag, the heads go to Baja. When Charlie discovers the bag's horrific contents, he desperately tries to get the bag back to the border
Home alone : the complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home alone: A wily kid must protect his house from burglars when his family accidentally leaves him behind on Christmas vacation. Home alone 2, lost in New York: When Kevin gets separated from his family at O'Hare airport, he finds himself on a plane to New York City instead of Miami with the rest of his family. The thieves that tried to break into his house last Christmas are planning a Christmas caper in the Big Apple, and Kevin sets out to stop them. Home alone 3: When a gang of crooks hide a stolen computer chip in a toy car, a mix-up sends the car home with techno wiz-kid Alex, who now must defend his house from the crooks who want the car back. Home alone, taking back the house: When Kevin spends Christmas with his dad and his new girlfriend, he must protect his possible stepmom's mansion against a pair of thieves
 
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Joe Pesci acteur américain

Joe Pesci actor, comediante y músico estadounidense

Joe Pesci aktor amerykański

Joe Pesci americký herec, komik a hudobník

Joe Pesci Amerikaans acteur

Joe Pesci amerikai színész, komikus, énekes és zenész

Joe Pesci amerikanischer Schauspieler

Joe Pesci amerikansk skådespelare

Joe Pesci amerikansk skådespelare, komiker och musiker

Joe Pesci amerikansk skodespelar

Joe Pesci amerikansk skuespiller

Joe Pesci attore e musicista statunitense

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Joe Pesci pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Joe Pesci yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Pesce, Joseph.

Pesce Joseph Frank

Pesci, Joseph

Pesci, Joseph 1943-

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