WorldCat Identities

Peet, Amanda 1972-

Overview
Works: 175 works in 608 publications in 7 languages and 29,610 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Fiction  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amanda Peet
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is less oil than the world requires, and that will make some people rich and others dead. Career CIA field operative Bob Barnes is sorting out his midcareer issues--his bosses want him quietly confined to a desk job. Bryan Woodman, an expatriate in Geneva, becomes the financial adviser to idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir. Corporate lawyer Bennett Holiday is finessing the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies. In Prince Nasir's country, meanwhile, young Pakistani laborer Wasim succumbs to the lure of radical Islam, seeking refuge from the dusty oil fields and crowded hostels in the tranquility of a madrasa. In the labyrinthine, interconnected worlds of espionage and politics, international finance and law, oil and radical Islam, motives and convictions can shape lives, or destroy them
2012 by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

60 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A geophysical team, who are investigating the effect radiation from other solar systems has on the Earth, learn that the core of the Earth is heating up and warn the President of the United States. While the leaders of the world race to build 'arks' to escape the impending doom, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc all over the world
Something's gotta give by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged womanizer falls in love with the mother of his latest youthful conquest, greatly complicating the lives of all involved
Identity thief by Jason Bateman( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Miami to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity
The way way back by Nat Faxon( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fourteen year old Duncan is being dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, he finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gavin Banek is an attorney in a rush to make a court appointment to file legal papers involving a multi-million dollar trust accidentally collides with Doyle Gipson, an alcoholic insurance salesman. Doyle is also in a rush for a court appointment involving the custody of his children. Gavin leaves the scene of the accident and strands Doyle, causing him to miss his custody hearing. During the process of the post-crash discussion, Gavin accidentally drops the papers he needs to present in court. The judge gives him until the end of the day to present the papers and thus begins a cat and mouse game between both men. After a few questionable actions by both men, they finally start questioning their actions and their lives. In the end, both come to a new understanding of what is important and appear to be set in new ethical and moral directions
High crimes by Carl Franklin( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Kubik is a smart and sexy attorney whose perfect world comes crashing down when the FBI charges her husband Tom with the murder of innocent civilians during a covert Army operation fifteen years earlier. Aided by a shrewd ex-military lawyer, Claire fights to clear Tom's name, but gets too close to exposing a government cover-up in the process. Now she must risk her career--and even her life--to find the truth
Identity by James Mangold( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten strangers are brought together at a motel because of a savage rainstorm. All take shelter at a desolate motel run by a nervous night manager. Relief in finding shelter is quickly replaced with fear as the ten travelers begin to die, one by one. They soon realize that, if they are to survive, they'll have to uncover the secret that has brought them all together
The X files : I want to believe by Chris Carter( Visual )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of women are mysteriously abducted. The best team for the job is ex-agents Fox Mulder and Dr. Dana Scully, who have no desire to revisit their dark past. Still, the truth of these horrific crimes is out there somewhere
Martian child by Menno Meyjes( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Black is larger than life in this epic comedy-adventure based on the classic tale. When a shipwreck lands a lowly mailroom clerk named Gulliver (Black) on the fantastical island of Lilliput, he transforms into a giant--in size and ego! Gulliver's tall tales and heroic deeds win the hearts of the tiny Lilliputians, but when he loses his way and puts his newfound friends in peril, Gulliver must find a way to undo the damage. Through it all, Gulliver may just learn that it's how big you are on the inside that counts
A lot like love by Kevin J Messick( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver and Emily meet on a flight from Los Angeles to New York with each of them declaring that they couldn't be more wrong for each other. As they struggle with their respective partners, careers, and breakups, they become closer and closer
Please give by Nicole Holofcener( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate has a lot on her mind. There's the ethics problem of buying furniture at estate sales and marking it up at her Manhattan store. There's the materialism problem of not wanting her teenage daughter to want the expensive things that she wants. There's the marriage problem of sharing a partnership in parenting, business, and life with husband Alex but sensing doubt nibbling at the foundations. And worst of all are the neighbors, cranky, old Andra and the two granddaughters who look after her
The whole ten yards by Howard Deutch( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy, a retired hitman, has started a new life and is trying to put the past behind him. When his ex-wife is kidnapped by the Hungarian mob, her current husband shows up and needs Jimmy's help to rescue her
Battle for Terra by Aristomenis Tsirbas( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Terra, a peaceful utopian community where the natives happily go about their days in a culture that honors nature. Human beings have gobbled up all natural resources and damaged the environment of Earth beyond repair, destroyed two other planets, and are now on the hunt for a new home. They have their eyes set on Terra. The citizens of Terra have no idea of what lies in store for them: a sinister plan to convert their atmosphere to an oxygenated one suitable only to humans. Mala--an adventuresome and resourceful teenage girl--teams up with Jim, an Earth Force pilot who has crashed on Terra, to lead the battle so the Terrians can escape destruction
Igby goes down( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Igby and his older brother, Oliver, are in the process of killing their terminally ill mother. His parents snipe at each other endlessly until his father tries to commit suicide and is sent to a mental hospital. Igby grows into a rebellious youth, gets kicked out of several boarding schools and ends up in a military academy. As Igby gets drawn further into the mind games and hypocrisy of the adult world, his already jaded outlook grows even darker. Ultimately, though, Mimi's impending death draws him back into the family fold for unexpected revelations and realizations
Melinda and Melinda by Woody Allen( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complex story of Melinda, a woman whose life is told from both a tragic and a comic perspective. Both stories involve the same woman who crashes a Manhattan dinner party, but with wildly different results
The ex by Fausto Brizzi( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Sofia have just had their first baby and that means it is time for Tom to grow up. When Tom goes to work for his father-in-law, his new boss Chip seems to have it out for him. Tom soon discovers that Chip is still carrying a flame for Sophia from their high school days. Now, Chip will stop at nothing to see Tom out of the company and out of Sophia's life. As the two go head to head, Tom must expose Chip's dirty tricks and push him out of the picture forever
What doesn't kill you by Brian Goodman Movie( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood friends Brian and Paulie do whatever it takes to survive in the dog-eat-dog neighborhood they live in. As they grow up they find themselves involved in organized crime and jail becomes part of doing business on the streets they call home. Brian uses his time in jail to get clean while Paulie makes plans for one last job that requires Brian's help. Brian must decide if he should stand by his friend or salvage his family
Dear Santa, Love, Rachel Rosenstein by Amanda Peet( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Jewish girl decides that she wants to celebrate Christmas, so she writes a letter to Santa"--
 
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Something's gotta give
Alternative Names
Amanda Peet actrice américaine

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Peet, Amanda

Аманда Пийт

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Languages
English (293)

Spanish (14)

French (13)

German (11)

Chinese (2)

Russian (2)

Turkish (1)

Covers
2012Something's gotta giveIdentityMartian childThe whole ten yardsWhat doesn't kill you