WorldCat Identities

Strauss, Peter 1947-

Works: 146 works in 377 publications in 5 languages and 11,591 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Short films  History  Television mini-series  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Peter Strauss
The Secret of NIMH by Robert O'Brien( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the timid mouse who becomes a heroine in spite of herself
License to wed by Ken Kwapis( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly engaged couple, Ben Murphy and Sadie Jones can't wait to be married and live their life together. The problem is that Sadie's family church, St. Augustine's, is run by Reverend Frank, who won't bless them until they pass his patented, "fool-proof" marriage-prep course. The course consists of outrageous classes, outlandish homework assignments and some outright invasion of privacy. Reverend Frank's rigorous curriculum puts Ben and Sadie's relationship to the test
Joan of Arc by Luc Besson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Joan of Arc, who at seventeen, led one of the greatest campaigns for freedom the world has ever witnessed
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

28 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first century A.D., Flavius Silva, commander of the Roman Tenth Legion in Palestine, leads his forces in combat against the remaining Jewish Zealots who have taken refuge in the seemingly impregnable fortress of Masada. There, the engineering and military might of Rome faces the passion and ingenuity of Eleazer ben Yair and his people
XXX by Lee Tamahori( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new criminal bad boy on the verge of prosecution is recruited by Senior Agent Gibbons. In a new XXX program, our anti-hero rallies his buddies on the street to prevent an overthrow of our government
Nick of time( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No sooner does accountant Gene Watson arrive at L.A.'s Union Station with his six-year-old daughter than he's plunged into a nightmare. Two shadowy strangers separate Watson from his little girl, slap a gun into his hand and present a devil's bargain: kill a top government official before she leaves a nearby political rally ... or never again see his beloved child
Le ballon rouge = The Red Balloon by Albert Lamorisse( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the south of France, in a vast plain region called the Camargue, lives White Mane, a magnificent stallion and the leader of a herd of wild horses too proud to be broken by humans. Only Folco, a young fisherman, can tame him. A strong friendship grows between the boy and the horse, as the two go looking for the freedom that the world of men won't allow them
Rich man, poor man( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irwin Shaw's 1970 best seller traces the tangled and often troubled lives of two very different brothers raised by poor immigrant parents in Port Phillip, New York
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
The yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new version of the classic novel about a boy and the orphaned fawn who becomes his best friend
Soldier blue by Ralph Nelson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paymaster's detachment of the U.S. cavalry is attacked by Indians seeking gold, and two white survivors trek through the desert
Beautiful gardens made easy by Elvin McDonald( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

39 quick projects and simple techniques to make the home sensational with big effects outdoing little effort. Covers gardens that enclose, transform, display, entertain, produce, and support
Pioneers of television( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 100 stars from television's formative years bring their stories to PBS in a revealing documentary series. Featuring sitcoms, late-night, variety and game shows -- the film melds compelling new HD interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on television's first celebrities, with fascinating stories, never-before-seen images and timeless clips that still entertain decades later
Kids' Ten Commandments : the complete collection( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

11-year-old Seth, his mom, Leila, and his quirky animal companions learn firsthand the meaning of the ten commandments
A father's choice by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of their mother, Chris and Kelly find themselves in the care of the cowboy dad they have never really known
The rest is yet to come( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Seth's mother is away, he works for the greedy old man Jeshanah, who takes the name of the Lord in vain and works on the Sabbath
Stolen jewels, stolen hearts( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble comes to the Israelites' camp when Simeon, a handsome singer, literally turns the tents upside down with his lively songs and pocket-picking monkey, Martel. "Anything goes" is Simeon's rule as he unsuccessfully tries to steal the heart of another man's wife. Meanwhile, Amos the rat becomes the "fall guy" for Martel as he steals valuables from people in the camp
Toying with the truth( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The finest clothes, the best toys, the coolest pet ... Seth becomes jealous of his best friend, Ephraim, and longs to be "the boy who has everything." When he accidently breaks Ephraim's amazing one-of-a-kind toy, Seth keeps quiet and lets his friend take the blame until wise Ben-Ami, the toy maker, helps guide him to do what's right
A life and Seth situation( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Seth and Ephraim's quest for excitement, the boys head into the desert against their parents' better advice. Dangerous journeys through a wild sandstorm and encounters with a menacing bandit and his wild jackal named Odiferous turn the boys' overnight camp out into an adventure of a lifetime
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License to wed
Alternative Names
Peter Strauss acteur américain

Peter Strauss actor estadounidense

Peter Strauss actor estatunidenc

Peter Strauss aktor amerykański

Peter Strauss Amerikaans acteur

Peter Strauss amerikansk skådespelare

Peter Strauss amerikansk skodespelar

Peter Strauss amerikansk skuespiller

Peter Strauss attore statunitense

Peter Strauss US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Peter Strauss yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Питер Страусс

פיטר שטראוס שחקן אמריקאי

پیتر اشتراوس بازیگر آمریکایی

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English (147)

French (7)

Italian (4)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

Joan of ArcMasadaNick of timeRich man, poor manBeautiful gardens made easyThe rest is yet to comeStolen jewels, stolen heartsToying with the truthA life and Seth situation