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Weintraub, Jerry

Overview
Works: 132 works in 523 publications in 6 languages and 26,113 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Caper films  Film adaptations  Martial arts films  Crime films  Film remakes  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, pmn, Interviewee, 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 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, a fatherless teenager, arrives in Los Angeles from the East and faces the difficult task of making friends. He becomes the object of bullying by a gang of karate students when he strikes up a relationship with Ali, the gang leader's ex-girlfriend. Daniel asks Miyagi, a master of martial arts, to help him learn karate. Daniel then prepares himself both mentally and physically for the fight of his life
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

60 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,427 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 )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,223 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
Ocean's twelve by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Ils sont de retour. Et encore plus nombreux. De onze ils sont passés à douze depuis que Danny Ocean et ses associés ont fait le casse du siècle en dérobant 160 millions de dollars dans leur première aventure. Mais on n'achète plus autant de choses qu'autrefois avec 160 millions de dollars. Surtout quand on jette l'argent par les fenêtres. Surtout quand Terry Benedict décide de récupérer son bien, majoré des intérêts. Surtout quand un mystérieux inconnu ne lâche pas Danny et sa bande. Maintenant, il est temps de passer à un autre plan - ou à d'autres plans."
The legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

33 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this roaring action-adventure based on Edgar Rice Burroughs' legendary creation, Alexander Skarsgård is Tarzan, who has left the jungles of Africa to live with his beloved wife, Jane (Margot Robbie), as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke. Now he's been invited back to the Congo to serve as an emissary, unaware that he's a pawn caught in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge masterminded by Captain Leon Rom (Oscar winner Christoph Waltz). But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they're about to unleash."--Container
Nancy Drew by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,760 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 Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,231 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 )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,211 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 by Stephen Kessler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Clark Griswold (Chase) 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 )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 568 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 )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 352 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 )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[The feature film] 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. Many members of the ... cast wrote their own songs and performed them live on location"--Container
The next karate kid( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 326 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
The Avengers by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 309 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 305 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 )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and French and held by 303 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 collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Next Karate Kid: After her parents are killed in an auto accident, Mr. Miyagi teaches a 17-year-old tomboy to channel her anger through the martial arts, a skill she puts to the test with the Alpha Elite, a sadistic high school gang
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Macchio and Noriyuki "Pat" Morita return with more invaluable lessons aout life, honor and friendship. Daniel is set up for a terrible fall when he unwisely decides to train with Terry Silver after Miyagi wisely refuses to help him defend his plastic trophy
Pure country ; Honeysuckle Rose( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure country: a country music superstar ditches his beard, ponytail-- and temporarily, his career-- to reclaim his down-home country roots and to find the kind of love he'd only sung about (113 min ; 1992)
The films of Sydney Pollack by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 177 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
 
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Alternative Names
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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ג'רי ויינטראוב שחקן אמריקאי

جری وینتراب

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