WorldCat Identities

Kelly, David Patrick

Works: 53 works in 113 publications in 4 languages and 8,024 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Suspense fiction  Film and video adaptations  Popular music 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David Patrick Kelly
Don't blink by James Patterson( Recording )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an assassin successfully hits a notorious mob lawyer at Lombardo's Steak House, the other patrons in the restaurant are left stunned. Among them is reporter Nick Daniels, whose dream interview with a baseball legend is ruined. As a key witness to the murder, Nick finds himself wanted by most of New York's major political players. However, when he attempts to investigate the case himself, Nick discovers that he might have stumbled upon an international Mafia war
Songcatcher by Maggie Greenwald( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When musicologist Doctor Lily Penleric is passed over, again, for a prominent teaching position, she decides to leave the city to visit her sister in the rugged mountains of Appalachia. While there, Lily, discovers a well spring of emotional "love songs" (ballads) that have been passed down through generations from the original Irish and Scottish immigrants who have settled in the area. Determined to document the history of the songs, and the recording of them as well, she is profoundly changed by the generosity, strength and freedom of the fiercely proud mountain people
The longest yard by Peter Segal( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
Crooklyn by Spike Lee( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Spike Lee fashions a bold, flavorful picture of family life in a crowded but cozy Brooklyn neighborhood nicknamed "Crooklyn" by the Carmichaels, who experience one very special summer in their hometown under difficult but often wonderful circumstances
Last man standing by Walter Hill( Visual )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Smith is a mysterious stranger who is drawn into a vicious war between two rival crime families. In a dangerous game, he switches allegiances between them, offering his services to the highest bidder. As the death toll mounts, he takes the law into his own hands in a deadly race to remain the last man standing
The warriors by Walter Hill( Visual )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gigantic battle is looming in the neon underground of New York City. The armies of the night number 100,000; they outnumber the police five to one; and tonight they're after the Warriors: a gang blamed unfairly for a rival gang leader's death. The action takes place at night, underground, in the sub-culture of gang warfare raging from Coney Island to Manhattan to the Bronx. Members of the Warriors fight for their lives, seek to survive in the urban jungle, and learn the meaning of loyalty
Wild at heart by David Lynch( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lula and Sailor are two young lovers who are on the run from her nasty mother and her hired assassins. Filled with David Lynch's trademark offbeat characters
Once music from the motion picture by Glen Hansard( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The soundtrack from the motion picture "Once," featuring thirteen songs, including "Falling Slowly," and "All the Way Down."
Songcatcher music from and inspired by the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commando by Mark L Lester( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colonel John Matrix is retired from the army. He lives in the mountains of California with his daughter Jenny. Jenny is kidnapped by Bennett, one of John's former soldiers. Bennett's boss, exiled Latin American dictator Arius, demands that John assassinate the president of Arius's country so Arius can reinstate himself as dictator. John is put on a southbound airplane with a guard, but before the airplane can take off, John snaps the guard's neck, jumps off of the airplane, and sets out to locate Jenny. While John is tracking down Arius and Bennett, John enlists the help of a young woman named Cindy. As John and Cindy close in on the island where Jenny is being held, they are confronted by an army of men who work for Arius and Bennett. John is willing to do anything to rescue Jenny, even if he has to start World War III by himself
The Spike Lee joint collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spike Lee is one of the most acclaimed and controversial directors of all time. Now five of his most provocative, thought-provoking films are available in one collection. From the breakout hit dramedy "Do the right thing" to the gritty, urban "Clockers," Lee peels away life's layers, exposing the ironies, brutalities, rhythms and prejudices of the naked city in this powerful collector's set
Liberty! the American Revolution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Liberty! is an exuberant documentary about the American Revolution and our fight for freedom. This critically acclaimed six-hour series chronicles the events leading up to the declaration of war, and the lasting effects these events had on shaping our country today"--Container
The glorious ones original off-Broadway cast by Stephen Flaherty( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is there life after high school? original Broadway cast recording by Craig Carnelia( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heavy by James Mangold( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo. But things change when Callie, a beautiful college drop-out, shows up as a new waitress and steals Victor's heart. But Victor is too shy to do anything about it, and too self-consciously overweight to dream of winning Callie away from her demanding boyfriend, Jeff. Victor's terrible loneliness overwhelms him when he has to face losing what he loves the most
The crow by Alex Proyas( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is Devil's Night in the inner city, a fiery eve of decadence and debauchery, when working-class rocker Eric Draven and his fiancee are brutally killed by Top Dollar's band of toughs. Exactly one year later, Eric is resurrected by forces he cannot explain and returns to the city of his demise to exact his revenge. Endowed with preternatural strength and vision, and watched over by a hypnotic black crow - the spirit guide between the world of the living and realm of the dead - Eric avenges his pain by taking down the city's master criminal and his urban thugs
Bruce Willis collection the whole nine yards, The last boy scout, Last man standing, 16 blocks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whole nine yards: Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski is a mob hitman-turned-informant who ratted on the mob and put his life in jeopardy. He has relocated to suburban Montreal to make a new start. Nick 'Oz' Oseranskiy is Jimmy's next-door neighbor. Nick is a mild-mannered and unhappily married dentist. Nick recognizes Jimmy from the newspaper stories about his mob testimony, and that's when Nick's simple, but boring world turns upside down
Richard Foreman ontological-hysteric theater ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Sophia: the cliffs]: An early play by avant-garde theater pioneer Richard Foreman, whose "notion at the time was a theater that at every moment confronted the audience with the sheer 'presence' of performer, text, music."
Ghostwriter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ghostwriter team is looking for Rob's friend, a street corner poet known as Double T. During their search two members of the team meet with disaster, so the rescue involves finding them too
Hammett by Wim Wenders( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dashiell Hammett has retired from his career as a Pinkerton detective to write fiction. An old friend calls, and Hammett becomes involved in a search for a missing girl in Chinatown
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