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Weintraub, Jerry

Overview
Works: 145 works in 459 publications in 6 languages and 23,361 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Martial arts films  Caper films  Crime films  Film remakes  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Interviewee, pmn, 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 John G Avildsen( Visual )

70 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handyman/martial arts master, Mr Miyagi (Morita), agrees to teach karate to bullied outsider Daniel LaRusso (Macchio), and shows him that there's more to life than fighting
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

50 editions published between 2001 and 2013 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 )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,227 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 2013 in English and held by 1,775 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
The legend of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Visual )

21 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,517 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
Behind the Candelabra by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,240 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 )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,217 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 )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 860 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 )

2 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 564 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
Nashville by Robert Altman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 327 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 )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 324 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
Years of living dangerously : the complete series( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 323 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 Avengers by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an island in the middle of London, an evil meteorologist has constructed a titanic structure that allows him to control the weather
Soldier by Kurt Russell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 295 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 )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and French and held by 284 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 )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karate kid, part III: When Miyagi refuses to help him prepare for an upcoming tournament, an angry Daniel finds a new mentor, unaware that a revenge-obsessed old enemy is setting him up
Pure country ; Honeysuckle Rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 179 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 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
The films of William Friedkin by William Friedkin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profile of director and screenwriter William Friedkin, featuring extensive film clips and interviews with actors and collaborators who have worked with Friedkin
 
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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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Ocean's elevenNancy DrewSoldierThe films of Sydney PollackThe films of William FriedkinWhen I stop talking, you'll know I'm dead : useful stories from a persuasive man