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Shire, Talia

Overview
Works: 228 works in 998 publications in 9 languages and 23,327 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Sports films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Fairy tales 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Talia Shire
Rocky by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

167 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

44 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a New York mafia 'family.' His beloved son Michael has just come home from the war, but does not intend to become part of his father's business. Not given a choice, the business of the family is just like the head of the family, kind and benevolent to those who give respect, but gives in to ruthless violence whenever anything stands against the good of the family. An up and coming rival of the Corleone family wants to start selling drugs in New York, and needs the Don's influence to further his plan. A clash of old world values and the new ways will exact a terrible price, especially from Michael
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

34 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel, two stories are told: the roots and rise of a young Don Vito and the ascension of Michael as the new Don
The godfather by Mario Puzo( Visual )

53 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the final installment of the epic Corleone trilogy, Al Pacino reprises his role as powerful family leader Michael Corleone. Now in his 60's, Michael is consumed with guilt for his past deeds while he plans his family's re-emergence as a completely legitimate corporation
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

71 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling and prepares for the fight of his life
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

60 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

59 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match against a vicious Soviet fighter, Drago, who literally killed his last opponent
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( Visual )

50 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Mario Puzo's The godfather( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
Mario Puzo's The Godfather( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two decades have passed and crime kingpin Michael Corleone has nearly succeeded in keeping his promise that his family would one day be legit. A philanthropist devoted to public service, Michael is to receive a special award from the Pope for his good works. Determined to buy redemption, Michael and his lawyer B.J. are working on a complicated but legal deal to bail the Vatican out of looming financial troubles. However, trouble looms in the form of mob underling Joey Zaza, who is muscling into the Corleone turf. "The Commission" of Mafia families, represented by patriarch Altobello doesn't want to let Corleone out of the Mafia. Not to mention Vincent Mancini, the illegitimate and equally temperamental son of Michael's long-dead brother Sonny. Vincent desperately wants into the family, and at the urging of Connie, Michael welcomes the young man and allows him to adopt the Corleone name. However, a flirtatious attraction between Vincent and Michael's naïve daughter Mary develops, and threatens to become a full-fledged romance and undo the godfather's future plans
New York stories( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy about life in the big city. "Life lessons" is the tale of a passionate painter (Nolte) torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant (Arquette). "Life without Zoe" is a whimsical fantasy of a very grown-up 12 year old who brings charm and magic to life in New York. "Oedipus wrecks" is the story of a neurotic lawyer (Allen) who cannot escape the influence of his mother
The godfather : the Coppola restoration( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See this famously dark, staggeringly beautiful trilogy of films presented by the filmmaker as originally envisioned for the cinema
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who sleeps for 20 years in the Catskill Mountains wakes to a much-changed world
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
A Century of women( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played and, most importantly, changed the course of American history. The documentary is woven into the story of a fictional family's reunion
The whole shebang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tragedy meets comedy when the bumbling and passionate Giovanni Bazinni ... travels to America from Italy to save his famly's fireworks business and falls for his cousin's beautiful widow Val"--Container
Looking for Palladin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arrogant Hollywood talent agent, Josh Ross (David Moscow), is sent to Guatemala to find two-time Oscar winner actor Jack Palladin (Ben Gazzara). Although they'd never met, the search is emotionally complicated as the long-time retired star was once married to Josh's late mother. The young agent's contempt for the 'old' actor mirrors his comedic distaste for the local community, whose help he desperately needs to find him. What Josh hopes will be a quick and lucrative deal turns into a soul-searching journey. The retired star and his estranged stepson must confront the past they had forsaken"--Palladinmovie.com
Dim sum funeral( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish funeral has what's called a wake, a Jewish funeral has what's called sitting shiva, and a traditional Chinese funeral is something else entirely, which is what the estranged siblings of a Westernized Chinese-American family discover as they try to fulfill their mother's last wish
The Godfather : 3-movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I: "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a New York mafia 'family.' His beloved son Michael has just come home from the war, but does not intend to become part of his father's business. Not given a choice, the business of the family is just like the head of the family, kind and benevolent to those who give respect, but gives in to ruthless violence whenever anything stands against the good of the family. An up and coming rival of the Corleone family wants to start selling drugs in New York, and needs the Don's influence to further his plan. A clash of old world values and the new ways will exact a terrible price, especially from Michael. Part II: Continues the saga of the Corleone family, tracing the rise of Don Vito as a young man in Italy, and that of Michael as the new Don, reigning from his Lake Tahoe estate. Part III: In the final instalment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protoge's love affair with his daughter
 
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Alternative Names
Coppola, Talia

Coppola, Talia 1946-

Coppola, Talia Rose.

Coppola, Tally

Schwartzman, Talia Shire

Shire Schwartzman, Talia 1946-

Talia Shire actrice américaine

Talia Shire actriz estadounidense

Talia Shire aktorka amerykańska

Talia Shire americká herečka

Talia Shire Amerikaans filmactrice

Talia Shire attrice, sceneggiatrice e produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Talia Shire US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Talija Šajer

Τάλια Σάιρ

Талия Шайр

Талия Шайър

Талија Шајер

Талія Шайр

טליה שייר

טליה שייר שחקנית אמריקאית

تاليا شاير

تالیا شایر بازیگر آمریکایی

टेलिया सायर

ทาเลีย ไชร์

탈리아 샤이어

タリア・シャイア

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