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Petrie, Donald

Overview
Works: 206 works in 640 publications in 10 languages and 14,760 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Police films  Action and adventure television programs  Political films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald Petrie
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Matthew McConaughey( Visual )

57 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
Miss Congeniality by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

53 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her legs are waxed, her lips are glossed, her gun if ready. FBI Agent Gracie Hart (Sandra Bullock) is going undercover as one of the hopefuls eager to be the next Miss United States, to ferret out a terrorist targeting the event. But Gracie, whose idea of a fashion accessory is the set of handcuffs she slaps onto lawbreakers, doesn't have a beauty-pageant bone in her body. Michael Caine plays the frustrated consultant hired to turn the FBI's Dirty Harriet into a poised beauty
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neighborhood curmudgeons' long-running feud becomes an all-out rivalry when an attractive widow moves into the house across the street
Mystic pizza by Donald Petrie( Visual )

56 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, waitresses at a pizza parlor in Mystic, Connecticut, spend a special summer discovering romance
Welcome to Mooseport by Gene Hackman( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local plumber is plunged into the national spotlight when he takes on the former President of the United States in a heated race to become mayor of Mooseport, Maine
My life in ruins( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia came to Greece to follow a man. Cast aside, she finds herself alone and adrift in this foreign land. Eventually, her passion for history leads her to a job as a tour guide. But Georgia is bored, and has lost her 'kefi' (Greek for mojo) to boot. When Poupi replaces her regular driver at the last minute, Georgia thinks that her luck has just hit rock bottom. Thankfully, Georgia's latest batch of tourists is a more lively bunch than she's anticipated, and in between bouts with rival tour guide Nico, she manages to form a genuine connection with wisecracking widower Irv. Irv is a solo vacationer who maintains a jovial facade despite the fact that he misses his late wife dearly. With a little help from Irv, Georgia comes to realize that true love may be closer than she thinks
Just my luck by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashley is a young Manhattan socialite who is possibly the luckiest person in New York City. However, after she happens to kiss a hapless boy named Jake at a masquerade ball, she finds out she's somehow traded her great luck for his terrible luck
Richie Rich by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A likable but isolated kid has everything money can buy except friends--until he hits it off big with a group of sandlot kids
My favorite Martian by Pi te li( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this movie based on the 60's television series of the same name, TV reporter, Tim O'Hara stumbles upon a Martian who has just crashed on Earth. Tim schemes to expose the Martian who has taken human form as "Uncle Martin." When Tim's efforts are foiled by Uncle Martin's antics, he decides to help the alien return home
The associate by René Gainville( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-track executive starts her own company after a backstabbing co-worker nabs her promotion. But when she's locked out of the stuffy corporate world, she invents a dazzling male business partner to sell her ideas! Her wacky plan soon spins wildly out of control, however, when her bogus "associate" becomes Wall Street's hottest financial whiz--she must impersonate him!
The favor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a favor to her friend Kathy, Emily looks up Kathy's old boyfriend, but their steamy one-night stand ignites more than just passion
4 film favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two weeks notice: A top commercial real estate lawyer gets fed up working for her charming but hapless billionaire boss. She puts in her resignation, but her boss, with a little help from Cupid, has other plans
Movie marathon : comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splitting heirs: Two babies are accidentally switched; one grows up in a poor Pakistani household, while the other is raised as the heir to a dukedom
Miss Congeniality ; Miss Congeniality 2: armed and fabulous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Congeniality: Gracie Hart is the tomboyish FBI agent who poses as a beauty contestant to unmask a criminal at the Miss United States Pageant. Miss Congeniality 2: Gracie goes undercover masquerading as a Las Vegas showgirl to rescue kidnapped friends
Opportunity knocks by Dana Carvey( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic romp about a down-on-his-luck con man who stumbles onto the greatest scam of his career
Grumpy old men ; Grumpier old men( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grumpy old men. Neighborhood curmudgeons' long-running feud becomes an all-out rivalry when an attractive widow moves into the house across the street
MacGyver( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MacGyver is a secret agent whose wits are his deadliest weapon. Always prepared for adventure, he carries everyday items like a Swiss Army Knife and duct tape to improvise his way out of peril
MacGyver( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an undercover special agent, Angus MacGyver, who uses his practical knowledge of science to solve any problem that he faces
Joe Somebody by John Scott Shepherd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Somebody: "Joe Scheffer is a mild-mannered single dad who's overworked and underappreciated at the office. But when the company bully knocks him down in front of his daughter, this Nobody decides to become Joe Somebody and kick some butt!" Welcome to Mooseport: The ex-president of the United States and his plumber face off in the election for mayor of Mooseport
Comment Perdre son mec en 10 Jours( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
 
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Alternative Names
Donald Petrie Amerikaans acteur

Donald Petrie ator americano

Donald Petrie cinéaste américain

Donald Petrie regista e attore statunitense

Donald Petrie US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Ντόναλντ Πέτρι

Дональд Петри американский киноактёр и кинорежиссёр

דונלד פטרי שחקן אמריקאי

دونالد بيتري

دونالد پتری بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

도널드 페트리

페드리, 도날드 1954-

ドナルド・ペトリ

唐納德·佩特瑞

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