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Weintraub, Jerry

Overview
Works: 154 works in 505 publications in 6 languages and 23,726 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Caper films  Martial arts films  Film remakes  Crime films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Interviewee, pmn, Production personnel, Author, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jerry Weintraub
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

73 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handyman/martial arts master agrees to teach a bullied boy karate and shows him that there is more to the martial art than fighting
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

58 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three prestigious Las Vegas casinos. More than $160 million. Danny Ocean and his 10-man handpicked team of grifters and conmen are ready to carry out the most elaborate casino heist in history, and they just might get away with it
Ocean's thirteen by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel with known casino owner Willy Bank in Las Vegas, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal by the loathsome Bank. Bank even goes so far as to find amusement in Tishkoff's misfortune when the double crossing lands Reuben in the hospital because of a heart attack. However, Danny and his crew won't stand for Bank and what he's done to a friend. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Bank, the crew is out to pull off a major plan. One that will unfold on the night Bank's newest hot spot opens up, when the crew is out to bankrupt one of the city's most despised businessmen. But this is not about the money, this time it is for revenge
The legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

28 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash
Nancy Drew by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy is an iconic girl detective with a passion for mystery and all things old, but she is about to experience a serious case of culture shock as she heads to Hollywood on an extended business trip with her father, Carson Drew. Having promised him that she has given up sleuthing in favor of becoming a "normal" teenager, Nancy tries her best to resist the lure of the age-old mystery of famous actress Dehlia Draycott's death, and living in Dehlia's old mansion full of clues proves too powerful a force for Nancy to resist
Behind the Candelabra by Michael Douglas( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time
Diner by Barry Levinson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of young men, buddies since high school, gather at a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives. As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams
Vegas vacation( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Clark Griswold puts his mind to something, we soon realize he hasn't got one. Still, nothing stops him when the vacation bug hits. This time, he's chosen Las Vegas, the new family entertainment capital of America!
"Oh, God!"( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Landers, (John Denver) a supermarket assistant manager and a good yet non-religious person, suddenly finds a note in the mail one day that grants him an "interveiw" with God. Thinking it to be a hoax he tosses it away, but when it keeps reappearing he finally gives in. Skeptical at first, he ends up carrying His personal message - that the world can work with what God's given us
Years of living dangerously : the complete series( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This groundbreaking documentary event series explores the human impact of climate change. From the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy to the upheaval caused by drought in the Middle East, YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY combines the blockbuster storytelling styles of top Hollywood movie makers with the reporting expertise of Hollywood's brightest stars and today's most respected journalists"--Showtime website
Nashville by Robert Altman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nashville interweaves the stories of 24 characters over 5 days during a political rally in the capital of country music
The next karate kid( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karate Kid III : Daniel seeks a new mentor, unaware that he is being set up. The Next Karate Kid : Angry over the sudden loss of her parents, a 17 year old tomboy channels her anger into martial arts with Mr. Miyagi's help
The Avengers by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE AVENGERS, the hip secret-agent series from '60s TV, is reinvented for the movies with a stylish blend of wit, fabulous retro fashions and effects-packed action. Ralph Fiennes is the very dapper John Steed and Uma Thurman is the smartly catsuited Emma Peel, two secret agents who fight crime with style. Sean Connery portrays Sir August De Wynter, an evil genius out to control the world with his high-tech weather machine. This madman poses quite a threat to mankind with his raging icestorms, scorching temperatures and mechanical buzz-bombing bees. But come cold, heat or dreaded plight, our two heroes never lose their cool. Tea anyone?
Soldier by Kurt Russell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Galactic wars of the near-future are fought by soldiers trained to be merciless, obedient warriors. But times change. New bio-engineered combatants make veterans like Sgt. Todd obsolete. But don't expect to toss Todd on the scrap heap without a fight"--Container
Cruising by William Friedkin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and French and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Burns is sent undercover to find a serial killer who brutally slays and dismembers gay men in New York's S & M subculture. Working almost completely isolated from his department, he has to learn and practice the rules of this little society
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutal enemy forces Daniel and Miyagi to choose between honor and friendship
The karate kid( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The next karate kid: When her parents are killed in a car accident, a 17-year-old tomboy is taught by Mr. Miyagi to channel her anger through the martial arts, a skill that will be put to the test in a showdown with Alpha Elite, a sadistic gang of high school students
The films of Sydney Pollack by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through in-depth interviews, behind the scenes footage and clips from his films, Sydney Pollack talks about the ideas, influences, motivations, struggles and successes behind his work
Pure country ; Honeysuckle Rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honeysuckle Rose: a married country music superstar has an affair while on tour with a young woman who is a singer in his band and the daughter of a longtime friend (119 min. ; 1980)
The films of William Friedkin by William Friedkin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through in-depth interviews, behind the scenes footage and clips from his films, William Friedkin talks about the ideas, influences, motivations, struggles and successes behind his work. Includes filmography and weblink
 
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Jerry Weintraub Amerikaans filmproducent

Jerry Weintraub producteur de films américain

Jerry Weintraub produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jerry Weintraub US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Weintraub, Jerome Charles

Weintraub, Jerome Charles 1937-2015

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