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Abrams, Peter

Overview
Works: 25 works in 177 publications in 4 languages and 10,783 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Sports films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Abrams
The wedding planner by Jennifer Lopez( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about love, marriage and other events you just can't plan for. Mary (Jennifer Lopez) is a successful, work obsessed wedding planner in San Francisco who finally finds a man of her own (Matthew McConaughey), or so she thinks. He turns out to be the groom in the biggest wedding of her career. Will she get the job or the guy?
Serendipity by Stephen Cosgrove( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there really such a thing as a benevolent destiny that will eventually reunite true soul mates separated by time and distance? It begins at Christmastime in a New York department store, where two people meet by chance -- while shopping for their "significant others"--And are immediately attracted to each other. After spending a romantic evening together, they reluctantly part, secretly hoping that fate will reunite them some day
Old dogs by Walt Becker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan and Charlie are two best friends who, together, have built a successful marketing empire, but have somehow managed to avoid ever really grown up. Their lives have been turned upside down when they are charged with the care of seven-year-old twins while on the verge of a big business deal. The clueless bachelors stumble in their efforts, leading to one debacle after another, with a gorilla and some pecking penguins. Dan and Charlie learn as much from the kids as vice versa
Wedding crashers by Owen Wilson( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John and Jeremy are single guys in their mid-30s who mediate divorces in D.C. Their summer social life consists of wedding crashing in order to meet young women for a one-night stand. As John thinks about growing up, Jeremy convinces him to go to one more wedding, this one is for the daughter of the Treasury Secretary. Each catches the eye of a bridesmaid, who happen to be daughters of the host. Jeremy quickly scores with Gloria, who proves to be a psycho clinger. John, on the other hand, wants real romance with Claire, but she has a boyfriend. Now John needs to convince Jeremy to stick around long enough so he can woo Claire. John has one more problem to deal with -- telling Claire the truth about himself before someone else does
Point Break by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

32 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Utah, a clean-cut FBI rookie, is assigned to track down a gang of bank robbers operating in Southern California. His partner is convinced that the robbers are surfers, so Johnny goes undercover in the world of surfing
Employee of the month by Matt Dillon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful new cashier gets the slacker employees working hard, when they find out she only dates guys who have won the coveted 'Employee of the Month' award
She's all that by Robert Iscove( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school jock makes a bet that he can turn an unattractive girl into the school's prom queen
The comebacks( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lambeau Fields is an out-of-luck coach trying to lead a ragtag team of fumbling footballers to victory before his long-suffering wife leaves him and his sexy gymnast daughter gets herself bent out of shape
A kid in King Arthur's court by Michael Gottlieb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To 14-year-old little leaguer Calvin Fuller, life is like one big strikeout when he lets his team down. Then an earthquake sends him through a magical time rift, and he finds himself in King Arthur's court. But all is not well with the realm. An aged King Arthur is in danger of losing control to the evil Lord Belasco, and now it's up to Calvin to save the kingdom. But before he can find a way to vanquish Belasco, he must first find a way to conquer his own fears."--Container
Pay it forward by Leslie Dixon( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled by his mother's alcoholism and fears of his abusive but absent father, Trevor, is caught up by an intriguing assignment from his new social studies teacher. He has to think of something to change the world and put it into action. Trevor's idea is to pay a favor forward--repaying good deeds done to three new people. Trevor's efforts to make good on his idea bring a revolution not only in the lives of himself, his mother and his physically and emotionally scarred teacher, but in those of an ever-widening circle of people completely unknown to him
National Lampoon's Van Wilder. the rise of Taj( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taj Mahal Badalandabad is back and leaves Coolidge College behind him for the hallowed halls of Camford University in England. He looks to continue his education, and teach an uptight student how to make the most out of her academic career
On the Line by Barbara Margolis( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man meets a girl on a train, but being a shy guy, he lets her go without getting her name or her number. Aided by his best friend, they use posters and signs to find her, and it soon begins to gain public notice. Will he ever find her again?
Van Wilder: freshman year( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man. The myth. The beginning. It's freshman year at Coolidge College and Van Wilder is ready to party. To his dismay, all the girls have taken a vow of chastity and an uptight Dean rules the school. Van embarks on an epic crusade to land the campus hottie, Kaitlin and liberate his school from sexual oppression and party dysfunction. No cheerleader will be left untouched and no keg will be left un-tapped
The wedding planner ; My best friend's wedding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The wedding planner, Mary is a successful, work obsessed wedding planner who finally finds a man of her own, or so she thinks. He turns out to be the groom in the biggest wedding of her career. Will she get the job or the guy? in My best friend's wedding, Julianne's best friend tells her that he met a woman and they are getting married in four days. Julianne realizes that she loves him and wants him for herself
National Lampoon's Van Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van is a 7th-year student who has no plans to graduate. Life is good for Van. He's got a coed in every closet and a party to go to every night. His slick reputation even catches the eye of sexy Gwen Pearson, an on-campus reporter determined to expose the naked truth behind his wild exterior. When Gwen enters his life and his father stops paying for his tuition, Van's days as king of Coolidge College could be over
The killing time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrival of a stranger precipitates crises and murder in a small town
Full eclipse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new police force is on the streets of Los Angeles. Their leader, Adam Garou has a secret method for dealing with crooks, a serum which when injected into his gang of rogue cops, gives them an extraordinary strength and speed. Max dire, a special kind of cop, is invited to join the squad but becomes suspicious of Garou's detective work
Octopus ; Octopus 2 : river of fear ; Crocodile ; Blood surf( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood surf: A crew filming a documentary about blood surfing (surfing in shark-inhabited waters) is menaced by a giant salt water crocodile
Senseless( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an outrageous busload of wannabe rappers from Harlem hits the highway following promises of fame and fortune, they end up having the misadventures of a lifetime. Crammed into a ratty old bus and given only 24 hrs to make it to Miami, their attempt at making it big might be a big mistake
Double feature: She's all that ; Boys and girls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

She's all that : A high school jock makes a bet that he can turn an unattractive girl into the school's prom queen
 
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