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Weintraub, Jerry

Overview
Works: 121 works in 367 publications in 5 languages and 20,889 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Biographical television programs  Action and adventure films  Interviews  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Interviewee, Production personnel, Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jerry Weintraub
The karate kid by Harald Zwart( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fatherless teenage boy arrives in California from the east and finds a hard time with a gang of karate fighters until he takes up karate himself and fights his way into their respect
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

42 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,380 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 )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel with known casino owner Willy Banks in Las Vegas, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal by the loathsome Banks. Banks' even goes so far as to finding 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 Banks and what he's done to a friend. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Banks, the crew is out to pull off a major plan. One that will unfold on the night Banks' 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
Nancy Drew by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy is an iconic girl detective with a passion for mystery and all things old. Small-town Nancy 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 her father 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
Behind the candelabra by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,233 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 )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of long-time 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 )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 820 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 )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 558 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
The Karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel moves to Los Angeles and becomes the object of bullying by the Cobras, a menacing gang of karate students when he becomes friends with Ali, the Cobra leader's ex-girlfriend. He asks his handyman Miyagi who is a master of the martial arts to teach him karate
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 444 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 karate kid( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel accompanies Miyagi to Okinawa where he soon finds himself entangled in a decades-old feud with his friend and mentor's lifelong enemy
The Avengers( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Steed (Fiennes) and Emma Peel (Thurman) fight crime with style. Sir August DeWynter (Connery) is 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 tempertures and mechanical buzz-bombing bees. But come cold, heat or dreaded plight, our two heroes never lose their cool. Tea anyone?
The next karate kid( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie, a rebellious teen, is pitted against a posse of paramilitary students who rule her high school. While their leader teaches them to fight-to-kill, Julie and Miyagi, her karate teacher, teach them the secret of fighting to live
Nashville by Robert Altman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cornerstone of 1970s American filmmaking from Robert Altman. It is a view of the country's political and entertainment landscapes set in the nation's music capital. It weaves the stories of 24 characters-from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress-into a cinematic tapestry that is equal parts comedy, tragedy, and musical. It showcases Altman's ability to get to the heart of American life via its eccentric byways, and barrels forward to an unforgettable conclusion
The Karate Kid collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karate Kid II: Daniel accompanies Mr. Miyagi to Okinawa, where his mentor becomes re-engaged in an old feud with a lifelong enemy
Soldier by Kurt Russell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 260 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 (Kurt Russell) obsolete. But don't expect to toss Todd on the scrap heap without a fight"--Container
Cruising by William Friedkin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 239 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
Years of living dangerously : the complete series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 201 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
The films of Sydney Pollack( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 175 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
The Karate Kid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel accompanies Miyagi to Okinawa where he becomes entangled in an old feud with Miyagi's lifelong enemy
 
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Alternative Names
Jerry Weintraub producteur de films amricain

Jerry Weintraub produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jerry Weintraub US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Weintraub, Jerome Charles

Weintraub, Jerome Charles 1937-2015

Джерри Вайнтрауб

جری وینتراب

Languages
English (184)

Spanish (14)

Italian (3)

French (2)

German (1)

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Ocean's elevenNancy DrewThe Karate kidSoldierThe films of Sydney PollackWhen I stop talking, you'll know I'm dead useful stories from a persuasive man