WorldCat Identities

Vigoda, Abe 1921-2016

Works: 103 works in 222 publications in 3 languages and 9,357 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Television comedies  Television series  Parody films  Detective and mystery films  Television cop shows 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Abe Vigoda
Most widely held works by Abe Vigoda
Mario Puzo's The godfather( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
Joe versus the volcano by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the follies of a stressed-out guy in a dead-end job who is told he has a terminal "brain cloud." A zany jillionaire then makes him an offer that gives him a fleeting taste of the good life. In exchange, he must journey to a Pacific Island and leap into a volcano. Is Joe doomed to be the last of the red-hot lovers? Not if the forces of imagination, romantic comedy, and the charm of Ryan in 3 roles as the women in Joe's life have their way
Look who's talking by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mollie (Kirstie Alley) is a single working mom who's out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James (John Travolta), a cab driver turned babysitter who has what it takes to make them both happy. But Mollie won't even consider James. It's going to take all the tricks a baby can think of to bring them together before it's too late in this baby's-eye view comedy
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
Good burger( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mondo Burgers' high-tech hamburger haven open across the street from the tiny Good Burger diner, it looks like the diner is done for, that is until Ed formulates a secret sauce that brings hundreds of new customers to their door. However, the manager of Mondo Burger is determined to get his hands on the sauce and put Good Burger out of business. Meanwhile, Ed and Dexter must rescue Otis, the world's oldest fast food employee, from the Demented Hills Asylum, and Ed might just find love with Monique if he could take his mind off the burgers long enough to pay attention to her
Sugar Hill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roemello Skuggs (Wesley Snipes) and his older brother Raynathan (Michael Wright) grew up in Harlem with junkies for a mother and father. At an early age, the boys began working for one of the local bosses, Gus (Abe Vigoda). As the years went by, their influence and power expanded, until they have become the premier drug dealers in the neighborhood, weilding power to be reckoned with. But Roemello is becoming disillusioned with his life of crilme, and is desperately seeking a way out, even as Raynathan tries to keep the "team" together. Things get more complicated as another player (Ernie Hudson) enters the local drug game, and the killings that start, threaten to ignite into a full-scale street war
Barney Miller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Barney Miller leads the detectives of New York City's 12th Precinct as they deal with potential layoffs, bomb threats, rocky relationships, disappearing evidence and the never-ending lineup of criminals who are ultimately more funny than they are dangerous
Barney Miller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Barney Miller is the kind of cop who is always sensible. He maintains order over the 12th precinct police station. His detectives like to gamble for a hobby, get hit on by anything in a skirt, go to renaissance philosophy conventions for fun, and would really prefer to be writing. Nearly all of the action takes place in the squad room where the citizens and criminals are brought in to complicate the mix
Batman & Mr. Freeze, Subzero ; Batman, mask of the Phantasm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Subzero, Batman battles the frosty Mr. Freeze
Love is all there is( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rival Italian family restaurant owners have a lot of bad blood between them. Things only get worse when one of the family's son and the other's daughter become romantically involved
Barney Miller( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Barney Miller is the kind of cop everyone would like to meet. He somehow manages to maintain order over a group of inner-city detectives who gamble for a hobby, get hit on by anything in skirts, go to renaissance philosophy conventions for fun, and would really prefer to be writing. These colorful characters worked together to make one of the funniest sitcoms ever and is cemented in classic TV status
Fish( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The series Fish which focused on the domestic side of his life. Fish and Bernice became foster parents to five racially-mixed children
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.14 for Mario Puzo ... to 0.98 for Prancer ...)

Joe versus the volcano
Alternative Names
Abe Vigoda acteur

Abe Vigoda acteur américain

Abe Vigoda attore statunitense

Abe Vigoda US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Abe Vigoda yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Vigoda, Abraham Charles 1921-

Vigoda, Abraham Charles, 1921-2016

Έιμπ Βιγκόντα

Ейб Вигода

Эйб Вигода

ויגודה, אייב, 1921-2016

أيب فيغودا

أيب فيغودا ممثل أمريكي

ایب ویگودا بازیگر آمریکایی



Look who's talkingThe cheap detectiveGood burgerSugar HillBarney MillerBarney MillerLove is all there is