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Boyle, Peter 1935-2006

Overview
Works: 302 works in 884 publications in 7 languages and 25,629 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Christmas films  Parody films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Film adaptations  Children's films  Monster films  Mad scientist films 
Roles: Actor, Film editor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Editor, 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 )

86 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A finely tuned parody of the old Frankenstein movies, in which Wilder returns to the old country to clear his family name
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

66 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,037 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 Tim Allen( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 2,879 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 Lee Daniels( Visual )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,936 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 cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An act of kindness brings Haru, a schoolgirl, to the attention of the Cat King who lavishes her with presents, including a proposal of marriage to his son, and opens her eyes to a whole other world
The candidate by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting satire of a young, honest, idealistic lawyer persuaded to run in the California Senate race, who learns the truth about big-time campaigning
Scooby-Doo 2 : monsters unleashed by James Gunn( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Red heat( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 698 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
Outland by Peter Hyams( Visual )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A future cop probes some mysterious deaths among the workers in a mining colony on on of Jupiter's innermost moons
The friends of Eddie Coyle by Peter Yates( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-weary and living hand to mouth, Coyle works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld just to make ends meet. 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
The dream team by Howard Zieff( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 583 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
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 451 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
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 445 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
Walker by Alex Cox( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and German and held by 399 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
The adventures of Pluto Nash by Ron Underwood( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 398 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
Born to be wild( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 350 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
Johnny Dangerously by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 329 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
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Barone is a successful sportswriter who deals with his brother and parents, who happen to live across the street from him and his family
Everybody loves Raymond( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 312 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
Joe by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

20 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and French and held by 311 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
 
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Boyle, Peter 1935-2006

Boyle, Peter Lawrence 1935-2006

Brock, Stanley 1935-2006

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The Santa clauseMonster's ballScooby-Doo 2 : monsters unleashedRed heatEverybody loves RaymondJoe