WorldCat Identities

Beaudreau, Pete

Overview
Works: 6 works in 13 publications in 2 languages and 2,582 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Survival films  Crime films  Horror films  Fantasy films  Film remakes  Fiction  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: edm
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pete Beaudreau
All is lost by J. C Chandor( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart his progress, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of hailing a passing vessel. But with the sun unrelenting, sharks circling, and his meager supplies dwindling, the ever-resourceful sailor soon finds himself staring his mortality in the face
The gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
August by Austin Chick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, a dot-com business owner, fights to keep both his professional and his personal life afloat as he tries to reunite with an old flame, gain control of his company from his investor, and repair his relationship with his family
Margin call by J. C Chandor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A respected financial company is downsizing and one of the victims is the risk management division head, who was working on a major analysis just when he was let go. His protégé completes the study late into the night and then frantically calls his colleagues in about the company's financial disaster he has discovered. What follows is a long night of panicked double checking and double dealing as the senior management prepare to do whatever it takes to mitigate the debacle to come even as the handful of conscientious comrades find themselves dragged along into the unethical abyss."--IMDb
The gambler by Rupert Wyatt( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
A cure for wellness by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

2 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the director of The ring comes this psychological thriller and "Fantastically creepy experience" about an ambitious young executive sent to retrieve his company's CEO from a remote and mysterious "wellness center." When he begins to unravel the retreat's terrifying secrets, his sanity is tested, as he finds himself diagnosed with the same curious illness that keeps all the guests there longing for the cure."--Container
 
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.11 for The gamble ... to 0.27 for The gamble ...)

Languages
English (10)

German (3)