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Weinstein, Harvey 1952-

Overview
Works: 160 works in 406 publications in 6 languages and 42,997 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Science fiction films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, fmp, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harvey Weinstein
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

57 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
Sicko by Michael Moore( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 2,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Michael Moore critiques the American health care system, focusing especially on the HMOs, drug companies, and congressmen who profit from the status quo. Also includes an analysis of the health care systems in Canada, England, France and Cuba, where free universal health care is the norm
The great debaters by Denzel Washington( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melvin B. Tolson is a professor at Wiley College in Texas. Wiley is a small African-American college. In 1935, Tolson inspired students to form the school's first debate team. Tolson turns a group of underdog students into a historically elite debate team which goes on to challenge Harvard in the national championship. Inspired by a true story
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nominated for 8 Academy Awards. An unexpected bond forms between a formerly institutionalized man (Bradley Cooper) and a woman recovering from her own tragedy (Jennifer Lawrence)
The Lord of the rings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
The Butler by Lee Daniels( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con la ayuda de un cazador de recompensas, un esclavo liberado se dispone a rescatar a su esposa del brutal dueño de una plantación de Misisipi
The Giver by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy for the 1990s set in the 1590s, telling the witty, sexy story behind the creation of the greatest love story of them all - Romeo and Juliet
Good Will Hunting by Jonathan Couch( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le professeur Lambeau du MIT découvre avec stupeur que Will Hunting, jeune concierge de son école, est un génie des mathématiques. Il apprend aussi que Will est un délinquant hargneux issu d'un milieu défavorisé. Arrêté suite à une bagarre, Will est libéré grâce à Lambeau, mais à deux conditions: participer aux travaux du chercheur et suivre une thérapie. Le professeur fait appel à son vieux collègue d'études Sean McGuire, thérapeute meurti par la vie, qui a grandi dans le même quartier que Will
Mandela : long walk to freedom by Justin Chadwick( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography of the same name, it chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society
Nine by Shane Acker( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrogant, self-centered movie director Guido Contini finds himself struggling to find meaning, purpose, and a script for his latest film endeavor. Ten days away from the start of principal filming of his latest movie--ambitiously titled "Italia"--He has no idea for the movie at all. Escaping all the pressure at a seaside resort, he thinks about the women who have shaped his life: Mamma, judgmental but affectionate; Luisa, cherished yet under appreciated wife; Claudia, actress/muse of the picture; Carla, his flashy, passionate mistress; longtime costumer Lilli; bubbly American journalist Stephanie, and Saraghina, the salacious, witchy temptress of his childhood memories
Proof by John Madden( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work
Spy kids by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents: masters of disguise, mavens of invention, able to stop wars before they could start. They worked for different countries until they were assigned to kill each other. They fell in love instead, and embarked on the most dangerous mission they had ever faced: raising a family. Nine years later, the disappearances of several of their old colleagues recall them to action. Then the unthinkable happens--the Cortez' too disappear. There are only two people in the world who can rescue them: their kids. Looks like Carmen and Juni are joining the "family business."
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star in this thrilling adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy about betrayal, war, and madness
Nowhere boy by Sam Taylor-Wood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Liverpool in 1955, the adolescent years of John Lennon are chronicled. Raised by his Aunt Mimi, his world is turned inside out when his free-spirited mother re-enters his life, opening up old wounds that release pain, anger, frustration, and his artistry. Bonus features include deleted scenes, and featurettes
Malèna by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small Sicilian town during WWII, the story centers on Renato, a 13-year-old boy with a coming of age fantasy life who falls hard for the town's ultra-beautiful twentysomething, Malena
 
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Alternative Names
Harvey Weinstein Americanung prodyuser pelikula

Harvey Weinstein americký filmový producent

Harvey Weinstein Amerikaans filmproducent

Harvey Weinstein amerikai filmproducer, 1952-

Harvey Weinstein producteur de cinéma américain

Harvey Weinstein productor de cine estadounidense

Harvey Weinstein produttore cinematografico statunitense

Harvey Weinstein US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

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Languages
English (157)

Italian (20)

Spanish (15)

French (7)

Japanese (1)

Thai (1)

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