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Yakin, Boaz

Works: 127 works in 415 publications in 8 languages and 13,752 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Graphic novels  Fiction  Juvenile works  Comic books, strips, etc  Historical fiction  Sports films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Producer, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Performer, dir, Writer of accompanying material, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Boaz Yakin
Most widely held works by Boaz Yakin
Remember the Titans by Denzel Washington( Visual )

51 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama of forced high school integration in Alexandria, Virginia in 1971. After leading his team to fifteen winning seasons, white football coach Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by African-American Herman Boone, tough, opinionated and as different from Yoast as could be. The two men overcome their differences and turn a group of hostile young men into champions. A rousing celebration of how a town torn apart by resentment, friction and mistrust comes together in triumphant harmony
Prince of Persia the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD : It's a race against time when a rogue prince (Jake Gyllenhaal) reluctantly teams up with a rival princess (Gemma Arterton) to safeguard a magical dagger that gives its possessor the power to reverse time and rule the world
Now you see me by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

20 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite FBI squad is in a game of cat and mouse against The Four Horsemen, a super-team of the world's greatest illusionists. The Four Horsemen pull off a series of daring heists against corrupt business leaders during their performances, showering the stolen profits on their audiences while staying one step ahead of the law
Safe by Boaz Yakin( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a second-rate cage fighter, Luke Wright, is tormented by the Russian Mafia and wanders the streets of New York, he witnesses a young Chinese girl, Mei, being pursued by the same mafia who want her for a priceless numerical code that they would kill for
Uptown girls( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly is the daughter of a deceased rock legend who is, for the first time in her life, forced to work after her manager steals all her inheritance. With help of her friend, Molly becomes the nanny of Ray, the precocious daughter of a busy music executive. She learns as much about being an adult from Ray, as she teaches Ray about being a child
Dirty dancing Havana nights( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the decedent glamour and escalating danger of revolution-era Cuba. Katey is a young American woman, who, with her family move to Cuba and discovers love, sensuality and independence. Katey persuades Javier to partner her in a prestigious national dance competion at Havana's Glittering Palace. They secretly meet to practice their dance moves at a steamy night club, where the dancing is hotter than the temperature outside. As the competetion arrives, Katey and Javier take their place as a couple on the dance floor with a sizzling style and a rhythm all thier own
Marathon by Boaz Yakin( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic novel form, tells the story of Eucles, the Athenian messenger who, in 490 B.C., ran twenty-seven miles from Sparta to Athens, preventing the fall of Greece to the Persian Empire
Fresh( Visual )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael (or Fresh as he's known) is a 12-year-old drug pusher who lives in a half-way house for children without their parents. His father has become a street bum, but is still there if Fresh requires his 'street' knowledge. Fresh aspires to live the good life but his sister's prostitution for the drug heavies along with the senseless murder of friends push him to re-evaluate his life. He then decides that dealing isn't what he wants and revenge is
Jerusalem : a family portrait by Boaz Yakin( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jerusalem is the story of a single family--three generations of very different people--as they are swept up in the chaos of nation-making from 1940 to 1948. Love, death, faith, family, and politics form the perilous mix that fuels this ambitious, cinematic graphic novel about the events surrounding the creation of the modern Israeli state"--Dust jacket flap
Bombay Beach( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decades ago, the Salton Sea, two hours outside Los Angeles, was a tourist hotspot and a symbol of 1950s-era American optimism. Now, a victim of environmental decline, it stands mostly abandoned, its boomtown communities now decaying relics of a bygone era. Visionary filmmaker Alma Har'el investigates one such town, Bombay Beach, and weaves together the stories of its inhabitants with surreal poetry and beauty
A Price above rubies by Boaz Yakin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Hasidic woman longs for life outside of the confines of her own closed society
The rookie by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packing years of experience and a .45 automatic, LAPD detective Nick Pulovski figures he's got all the help he needs. He's also got all the help he doesn't need. His new partner is the Rookie. Each must reluctantly rely on the other to huntdown a killer-elite gang of auto thieves
The punisher by Dolph Lundgren( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lashing out from a labyrinth of subterranean sewers, The Punisher leads a heavily armed raid into a world of brutal crime and savage retribution, where the guilty will be punished
Death in love by Boaz Yakin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family's dangerous legacy unravels as a mother's desperate wartime choices haunt the lives and loves of her sons. In 1990's New York, her eldest son finds a way out of his tailspin of one night stands and scams when he befriends a charming co-worker, while his brother struggles in a compulsive, co-dependent relationship with their mother
The chronicles of young Dastan by Cathy Hapka( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy living in a trash heap in Nasaf, the throne of the Persian Empire is adopted and becomes a prince. He learns a legend of a flame that grants its wielder power over men and is forced to struggle with the human urge to possess it. And he also discovers what it means to live by a code of honor
Prince of Persia : the sands of time : the movie storybook by James Ponti( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a young boy on the streets of Persia, Dastan knew nothing of royal life. Then, one day, King Sharaman crossed his path and forever changed the boy's destiny... Years later, Prince Dastan is framed for a horrible crime. Now he must set off on a dangerous journey across Persia to restore his honor and help a princess recover a special dagger. If the Dagger fall into the wrong hands, the powerful Sands of Time will be released--and all of humankind will be destroyed"--P. [4] of cover
From dusk till dawn 2 Texas blood money( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five criminals gather to pull off a heist in Mexico. On the way to their place of rendezvous, one of them wanders into the wrong bar, and crosses the wrong vampire. Another ends up joining his arch rival, a sheriff, to fight the vampires
The remarkable worlds of Professor Phineas B. Fuddle by Boaz Yakin( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirty dancing 2 by Guy Ferland( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Habana, noviembre 1958. Katey Miller, de 18 años, está descubriendo una innata curiosidad por lo hispano en su nueva vida en la capital de Cuba, donde su padre está destinado por trabajo. Ella ha ido a clases de bailes de salón, y espera unirse al grupo de jóvenes americanos, vecinos de los Miller en el exclusivo hotel Oceana. Entonces conoce a Javier, una camarero que resulta ser un excelente bailarín
Dirty dancing collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirty dancing: The summer of 1963 innocent 17-year-old Baby vacations with her parents at a Catskill's resort. One evening she is drawn to the staff quarters by stirring music. There she meets Johnny, the hotel dance instructor, who is as experienced as Baby is naive. Baby soon becomes Johnny's pupil in dance and love
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Boaz Yakin Amerikaans filmregisseur

Boaz Yakin cinéaste américain

Boaz Yakin sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Boaz Yakin US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor

Yakin, Boaz

Боаз Якин

בועז יכין

بوآز یاکین فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی


FreshThe rookieThe chronicles of young DastanPrince of Persia : the sands of time : the movie storybookThe remarkable worlds of Professor Phineas B. Fuddle