WorldCat Identities

Peet, Amanda 1972-

Works: 182 works in 691 publications in 8 languages and 30,064 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Amanda Peet
  • 2012 by Roland Emmerich( Visual )
Most widely held works by Amanda Peet
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,683 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 )

63 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,298 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 )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,251 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 )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Businessman Sandy Patterson is an ordinary family guy who discovers his credit is ruined. A sequence of odd events makes him aware that his identity has been stolen. Sandy needs to straighten out his credit mess before he loses everything. He realizes it's time to take action, and try to catch the woman who stole his identity. He leaves everything that he loves behind to go on a cross-country journey to catch her
The way way back by Liam James( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,557 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 )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
High crimes by Carl Franklin( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire is a high-powered attorney whose perfect life comes crashing down around her when her husband is charged with murder. Enlisting the aid of a military attorney, Claire will risk her career and even her life to find out the truth
Identity by James Mangold( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,339 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 )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,310 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 )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David is a widowed science fiction writer who adopts Dennis, a young boy who claims to be from the Red Planet. David believes the child acts strangely in order to process the difficulty he has had in his young life, but soon both David and his sister, Liz, begin to wonder if the boy might be telling the truth
Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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 it all 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"--Container
A lot like love by Touchstone Pictures( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 994 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 )

17 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 )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former hitman Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski has retired and is living a quite life of cooking and houskeeping in Mexico. Jimmy has been able to convice the authorities he's dead thanks to falsified dental records by his former neighbor Oz, who now lives in Los Angeles. But appearently not everyone has been fooled when Oz's wife, Cynthia, is kidnapped by Lazlo Gogolak and his goons. Gogolak is a member of the Hungarian mafia, and Jimmy previously murdered his son, so he's abducted Cynthia in order to get Oz to reveal Jimmy's current whereabouts
Battle for Terra by Aristomenis Tsirbas( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 795 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 Wallace Shawn( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 722 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 )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronically underemployed young man reluctantly accepts a job at his father-in-law's advertising agency, where he is supervised by an unscrupulous man who attempts to destroy his career and personal life
What doesn't kill you by Brian Goodman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 611 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 )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 596 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
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English (340)

Spanish (15)

French (13)

German (12)

Russian (2)

Chinese (2)

Turkish (1)

Italian (1)

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