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Peet, Amanda 1972-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 410 publications in 7 languages and 25,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fiction  Humor  Comedy films  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amanda Peet
Something's gotta give ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 2,103 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
2012 by Roland Emmerich ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,064 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
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,833 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
Changing lanes by Roger Michell ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,370 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 )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claire is a high-powered attorney whose perfect life comes crashing down around her when her husband is chardged with high crimes of murder. Enlisting the aid of a shrewd military attorney, Claire will risk her career and even her life to find out the truth
Identity thief ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,318 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
Identity by James Mangold ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,252 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
Martian child ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,212 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
The X-files I want to believe by David Duchovny ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,136 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
The way way back ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,136 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
Gulliver's travels Gulliver's fun pack ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,102 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 Colin P Lynch ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,013 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 ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 952 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 ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former hitman Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski has retired and is living a quite life of cooking and housekeeping in Mexico. Jimmy has been able to convince the authorities he's dead thanks to falsified dental records by his former neighbor Oz, who now lives in Los Angeles. But apparently 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
Igby goes down ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 783 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
Battle for Terra ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 780 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
Melinda and Melinda by Woody Allen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un grupo de sofisticados neoyorquinos disfruta de una cena fuera de casa en una noche lluviosa. Una anécdota provoca una discusión entre los escritores Max y Sy acerca de la naturaleza dual del drama humano, simbolizada por las máscaras teatrales de la tragedia y la comedia. Un relato cómico se empieza a desarrollar, enfrentado a una versión más dramática del mismo, ambos centrados alrededor de una mujer que responde al nombre de Melinda
The ex ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 665 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
Saving Silverman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darren Silverman is a guy who gets himself into a new relationship with a hottie, who is messing up a long lasting friendship between Darren and his two buddies. The buddies then decide that they need to "help" Darren with his girlfriend -- by kidnapping her and re-introducing Darren to an old high school sweetheart who is headed toward a convent life
What doesn't kill you ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and French and held by 573 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
 
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Alternative Names
Peet, Amanda
Languages
English (179)
French (10)
Spanish (5)
German (4)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Russian (1)
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