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Polito, Jon

Works: 88 works in 265 publications in 4 languages and 14,621 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Television adaptations  Fantasy films  Television cop shows  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jon Polito
Most widely held works by Jon Polito
Big Eyes by Scott Alexander( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Keane became a worldwide celebrity and talk show fixture in the 1950s after he pioneered the mass production of prints of big-eyed kids, and used his marketing savvy to sell them cheaply. Unfortunately, he claimed to be the artist. That role was played by Margaret, his shy wife. The ruse broke up their marriage and led to a divorce and a dramatic courtroom battle to prove authorship of the paintings
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
Barton Fink by Joel Coen( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire about a New York playwright who relocates to Hollywood to write screenplays and experiences writer's block
Happily n'ever after( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Happily n'ever after, Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, and Jack from the Beanstalk are all about to live happily ever after when the balance between good and evil gets thrown out of whack. It's up to Cinderella (a.k.a. Ella) to save the day by taking on her power-hungry stepmother. This time Ella will have to do all the work without her Prince Charming. She joins forces with an unlikely army of dwarves, fairies, and the Wizard's bumbling assistants. In Happily n'ever after 2, Princess Snow White is a misguided teenager who'd rather have fun with friends than help peasants. Her father is matched up with Lady Vain, a scheming witch, who is brewing up a plan to rule the kingdom. Snow White soon becomes a thorn in Lady Vain's side. Snow White is soon tricked by Lady Vain into spreading vicious gossip about the townspeople, forcing her to flee. Through rebuilding the three little pigs' houses with the seven dwarves leading the way, Snow White learns the value of helping others. Only Snow White can foil her dad's wedding to stop Lady Vain. Now, Snow White proves she can rule the kingdom, while bringing balance back to the scales of good and evil
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo, a likeable Irish gangster boss, rules an Eastern city along with Tom, his trusted lieutenant and counselor. But just as their authority is challenged by an Italian underboss and his ruthless henchman, Leo and Tom fall for the same woman. Tom, caught in the jaws of a gangland power struggle, walks a deadly tightrope as he tries to control and manipulate its violent outcome
Atlas shrugged by Edi Gathegi( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2016, and America is on the verge of economic disaster. The greatest citizens are being targeted, and dark forces are working to bring about America's final days. A powerful railroad executive, Dagny Taggart, struggles to keep her business alive while society is crumbling around her
The tailor of Panama by John Le Carré( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Pendel, tailor to royalty, presidents, politicians, and crooks, is recruited by British Intelligence to provide information on the state of affairs in Panama as the time approaches for the country to gain control of the Panama Canal, and Harry, who prefers that his past remain unknown, is only too willing to cooperate
Fluke by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Modine, Nancy Travis and Eric Stoltz come together in a romantic and remarkable tale about a man who must begin his life over a dog!
The rookie by Gary Winick( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
The singing detective by Alan Dilnot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bedridden novelist drifts in and out of consciousness, alternating between a noir-ish fantasy world, his anguished present, and his traumatic childhood
Batman year one( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comics legend Frank Miller's classic retelling of Batman's early days, depicting a young Bruce Wayne's return to Gotham City and his first endeavors at fighting injustice as Batman
Bushwhacked( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un repartidor, empeñado en limpiar su honor por culpa de un mafioso, es confundido con un monitor de boy scouts, que debe conducir a un grupo de muchachos por el monte y enseñarles a sobrevivir
Homicide, life on the street( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and German and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Considered the most realistic cop drama ever aired, Homicide: Life on the Street gives viewers a unique cops'-eye view of one of the most challenging jobs imaginable"--Container
Big nothing by jean-baptiste andrea ( '06 ) movie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scam artist hopeful, a gorgeous young girl, and an ex-teacher all decide to blackmail a corrupt pastor, only to find that he has been murdered and most of the town is involved in some way
The last Godfather( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mafia boss Don Carini is retiring. When he gathers the family to give the news, the Don surprises everyone by anointing his goofy adopted son Young-gu as the next godfather. With Young-gu bumble his way to success and prove his father proud? Or will his dumb antics play into his enemies' goal to leave Young-gu sleeping with the fishes?
Mimic 2( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cockroach spiced with DNA from termites is on the loose and wanting to mate with Remy (Koromzay), a school teacher-entomologist, who is suspected of the gruesome murders of her ex-boyfriends
The shrink is in( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha is a travel writer suffering from claustrophobia, agoraphobia, and a whole host of other phobias. She isn't exactly lucky in her romantic life either. But when her psychotherapist suffers a major mental breakdown, Samantha tries to get in contact with the doctors patients to cancel all her appointments. She ends up secretly posing as the missing shrink in an effort to help her neighbor Michael get away from his girlfriend and turn to her. Through her chase, Samantha meets the happy-go-lucky magazine salesman, Henry
Blankman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about two brothers who become self-appointed crime fighters. One dresses in long underwear, uses his grandmother's housecoat for a cape, makes a mask from socks, takes to the street and becomes known as Blankman
Locker 13 by Jason Spisak( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology feature film comprised of five vignettes. Each story is connected by a mysterious locker 13
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The man who wasn't there
Alternative Names
Jon Polito acteur américain

Jon Polito Amerikaans acteur

Jon Polito amerikansk skådespelare

Jon Polito amerikansk skodespelar

Jon Polito amerikansk skuespiller

Jon Polito attore statunitense

Jon Polito US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Jon Polito yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Polito, Jon 1950-

Джон Полито

Полито, Джон

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English (155)

Spanish (8)

German (1)

French (1)

The tailor of PanamaThe singing detectiveBig nothingThe shrink is in