Soderbergh, Steven 1963-
Most widely held works about Steven Soderbergh
Most widely held works by Steven Soderbergh
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
65 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,035 libraries worldwide
Presents a mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter.
Ocean's eleven ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 2,007 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.
Erin Brockovich ( Visual )
45 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,836 libraries worldwide
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a monumental law case against a giant corporation. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin an incredible and sometimes hilarious fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees.
Ocean's twelve ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,792 libraries worldwide
Ocean's Twelve reintroduces Ocean and his perfectly trained team of con men. Dividing forces to hit Paris, Amsterdam, and Rome, the heist-meisters move beyond casinos to tackle new objectives, one of which involves stealing a famous painting.
Ocean's thirteen ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,655 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 informant ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre. The FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent.
Erin Brockovich ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a law case against a giant corporation for water pollution. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin a legal fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees.
Solaris ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
On a space station orbiting the mysterious planet Solaris, terrified crew members are experiencing a host of strange phenomena, including eerie visitors who seem all too human.
The good German ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
Takes place in the ruins of post-WWII Berlin, where U.S. Army war correspondent Jake Geismar becomes involved with Lena Brandt, a former lover whose missing husband is the object of a manhunt led by both the American and Russian armies. Intrigue mounts as Jake tries to uncover the secrets Lena may be hiding in her desperation to get herself and her husband out of Berlin. Tully is an American soldier working in the U.S. army motor pool who is assigned to drive Jake around Berlin. Tully has black market connections that may be Lena's way out. But he could lead them all into even darker territory.
Solitary man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
Ben Kalmen, a fifty-something New Yorker, discovers that he is not the man he wanted to be. Through many business and romantic indiscretions he has lost his once successful car dealership. Now he must make the decision to face the challenges of his not so youthful life.
Sex, lies, and videotape ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Erotic comedy about a long lost college friend who drifts back into town and into the lives of a self-involved philanderer, his angelic wife, and her saucy sister.
Pleasantville ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 705 libraries worldwide
90's teens David and Jennifer get zapped into the perfect suburbia of a black & white 50's sitcom, Pleasantville. 90's pop culture clashes with 50's family values and chaos ensues, turning the town of Pleasantville upside down and black and white into color.
Out of sight ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 592 libraries worldwide
When a convicted bank robber breaks out of jail, he is determined to make one last heist.
Bubble ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 libraries worldwide
"A bizarre love triangle is born at a doll factory in a small Midwestern town" -- Container.
The limey ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and German and held by 546 libraries worldwide
"British ex-con Wilson (Terence Stamp) arrives in Los Angeles to investigate the mystery of his daughter's 'accidental' death. His prime suspect, the wealthy, heavily guarded music promoter Terry Valentine (Peter Fonda), is no easy target. Propelled into an increasingly brutal search for truth, Wilson, with single-mindedness and terrifying precision, moves unstoppably toward revenge"--Container.
Che ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 511 libraries worldwide
A portrait of the man who overthrew a dictatorship and became a revolutionary before his life was ended. Includes both Che Part One: The Argentine and Part Two: Guerrilla and bonus features.
Out of sight ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in.
Sex, lies, and videotape ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
"Graham, a long-lost college friend...drifts back into town and into the lives of John, a self-involved philanderer, his angelic wife, Ann, and her saucy sister, Cynthia. One by one, each is drawn into the very 'personal project' Graham is working on, leaving the relationships between them forever transformed." -- Container.
Full frontal ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Francesca and Calvin are actors performing in a motion picture directed by David Fincher and co-starring Brad Pitt (who play themselves). Woven in and out of the film production story thread are several other subplots including one about a lovelorn woman, Linda; the self-absorbed Gus; and a husband, Carl, whose wife is falling for Calvin.
The underneath ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 204 libraries worldwide
A drifter and charmer who lives on his good looks and luck attempts to reclaim his ex-girlfriend by striking a desperate and dangerous deal.
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Andrews, Peter, 1963-
Bernard, Mary Ann.
Bernard, Mary Ann, 1963-
Lowry, Sam, 1963-
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