WorldCat Identities

Chernin, Peter 1951-

Works: 110 works in 594 publications in 7 languages and 39,004 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Historical films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Peter Chernin
Most widely held works by Peter Chernin
Hidden figures by Theodore Melfi( Visual )

27 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 3,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes
The greatest showman by Michael Gracey( Visual )

25 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original musical screenplay brings to life the story of P.T. Barnum and his creation of "the greatest show on Earth". Rising from nothing, P.T. sets out to make a better life for his family. His creativity and drive take him on an fantastic journey beyond what he or anyone else could have imagined. In the end he creates a magical experience that will be enjoyed and celebrated by generations to come
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Tim Burton( Visual )

33 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and French and held by 2,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 16-year-old Jake unravels a mystery that spans alternate realities and times, he discovers a secret world for children with unusual powers, including levitating Emma, pyrokinetic Olive, and invisible Millard. But danger soon arises and the children must band together to protect a world as extraordinary as they are. Immerse yourself in this "big, bold, and perfectly peculiar" experience
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes by Matt Reeves( Visual )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 2,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tien jaar nadat een virus een groot deel van de mensheid heeft uitgeroeid krijgt de gemeenschap van gemanipuleerde apen onder leiding van de chimpansee Caesar te maken met een groep mensen die het virus overleefd hebben
The mountain between us by Kate Winslet( Visual )

25 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and French and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness
Spy by Paul Feig( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency's most dangerous missions. But when her partner (Jude Law) falls off the grid and another top agent (Jason Statham) is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global disaster
War for the planet of the apes by Toby Kebbell( Visual )

20 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet
Rise of the planet of the apes by Rupert Wyatt( Visual )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During experiments to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease, a genetically-enhanced chimpanzee uses its greater intelligence to lead other apes to freedom
The Heat by Paul Feig( Visual )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uptight FBI agent Sarah Ashburn (Bullock) and foul-mouthed Boston cop Shannon Mullins (McCarthy) couldn't be more incompatible. But when they join forces to bring down a ruthless drug lord, they become the last thing anyone expected ... buddies
Oblivion by Joseph Kosinski( Visual )

30 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This groundbreaking cinematic event stars Tom Cruise as Jack Harper, the lone security repairman stationed on a desolate, nearly-ruined future Earth. When he rescues a beautiful stranger from a downed spacecraft, her arrival triggers a nonstop chain of events that forces him to question everything he knows, and leaves humanity's fate in his hands."--Back of container
Red sparrow by Jennifer Lawrence( Visual )

26 editions published in 2018 in English and German and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to Sparrow School, a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. Her first mission, targeting a C.I.A. agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations
St. Vincent by Bill Murray( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maggie, a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her twelve-year old son, Oliver. Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a desire for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper, named Daka, Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine, race track, strip club, and a dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart."--Back of container
Ford v Ferrari by Christian Bale( Visual )

16 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles, who together battled corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966
Snatched by Jonathan Levine( Visual )

17 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results
Tolkien by Dome Karukoski( Visual )

13 editions published in 2019 in English and French and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolkien explores the formative years of the renowned author's life as he finds friendship, courage, and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as they grow up and weather love and loss together, including the author's tumultuous courtship of his beloved Edith Bratt, until the outbreak of the First World War which threatens to tear their fellowship apart. All of these experiences would later inspire him to write his famous Middle-earth novels
Exodus : gods and kings by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

22 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this biblically based epic film, the defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues
Parental guidance by Andy Fickman( Visual )

12 editions published in 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Oldschool grandparents Artie and Diane get more than they bargained for when they get stuck babysitting their type-A daughter's overprotected kids. But things go from hectic to hysterical when Artie realizes the kids are running the house with their newfangled technology. By playing by his own rules, which include sugary snacks, old fashioned games, and tough love, Artie manages to outsmart the kids and achieve the impossible - bringing the family closer together."--Container
Spies in disguise by Lloyd Taylor( Visual )

16 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Super spy Lance Sterling and scientist Walter Beckett are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave, and debonair. Walter is not. But when events take an unexpected turn, this unlikely duo is forced to team up for the ultimate mission that will require an almost impossible disguise, transforming Lance into the brave, fierce, majestic pigeon. Walter and Lance suddenly have to work as a team, or the whole world is in peril
The drop by Michaël R Roskam( Visual )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely bartender Bob Saginowski and his hardened employer cousin Marv run a bar that is used as a 'drop'--a covert scheme that funnels cash to local gangsters. But when they find themselves caught in a robbery gone bad, and on the hook for a debt they can't repay, both men have to make the dangerous choice between loyalty and survival
Mike and Dave need wedding dates by Mike Stangle( Visual )

17 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard partying brothers Mike and Dave place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister's Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves outsmarted and out partied by the uncontrollable duo
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Alternative Names
Peter Chernin Amerikaans financier

Peter Chernin empresario estadounidense

Peter Chernin fear gnó Meiriceánach

Peter Chernin financieru estauxunidense

Peter Chernin imprenditore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Peter Chernin US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Unternehmer

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