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Payne, Alexander 1961-

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The Descendants by Alexander Payne( Visual )

76 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Visual )

75 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Miles were college roommates, and despite their differences, they have been friends ever since. Jack is an actor, whose career high point is a stint as a soap opera regular. English teacher and oenophile Miles would much rather be a published novelist. Jack is about to get married, so depressed, divorced Miles suggests they hit the road for a week-long bachelor party amidst the rolling hillsides and gorgeous sunsets of wine country near Santa Barbara. A little golf, a lot of wine, how could it possibly go sideways?
Nebraska by Alexander Payne( Visual )

83 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De geestelijk vermoeide en verwarde oudere Woody Grant is vastbesloten in Nebraska een miljoen dollar op te halen die hij gewonnen zou hebben in een neploterij
About Schmidt by Kevin Tent( Visual )

76 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Schmidt is at sea after being left a widower shortly after retiring from a lifetime as an actuary at Woodmen of the World Insurance in Omaha, Nebraska. He matter-of-factly explains that, since he is 67, retired, and a widower, he should be dead within nine years--this in a letter to the African boy he is sponsoring through a charitable relief organization. As daughter Jeannie's wedding to waterbed salesman fiancé Randall looms, Warren sets out for Denver in his Winnebago Adventurer to attend, and discovers along the way that slavish devotion to an insurance company hasn't exactly made for a life well spent
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )

51 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
Downsizing by Matt Damon( Visual )

42 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When scientists find a way to shrink humans to five inches tall, Paul and Audrey Safrane decide to ditch their stressed out lives in order to get small and live large in a luxurious downsized community. Filled with life-changing adventures and endless possibilities, Leisureland offers more than riches, as Paul discovers a whole new world and realizes that we are meant for something bigger
Election by Alexander Payne( Visual )

73 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civics teacher Jim McAllister is worried: obnoxious, perennial overachiever Tracy Flick looks likely to win the student body presidency--she is running unopposed. Seeking to inject some democracy into the process, he persuades nice but dim football hero Paul Metzler to stand against her. This merely makes Tracy even more determined to win, and when Paul's alienated younger sister Tammy joins the race, leads her to use extreme measures to guarantee success. Meanwhile, Mr. McAllister's life becomes increasingly complicated as he strays from the principles he teaches. Politics is rarely pretty, but the students and faculty at Carver High are about to find out just how ugly it can get
Paris, je t'aime = Paris, I love you by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
Cedar Rapids( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town, naive Midwesterner insurance agent must represent his company at a regional insurance convention in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where his mind is blown by the big city experience
King of California by Mike Cahill( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is reunited with his teenage daughter after spending years in a mental institute. When he becomes obsessed that ancient treasure is buried under his home, his daughter decides to go along with his antics
Jurassic Park ultimate trilogy( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost world: Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
Jurassic Park adventure pack( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dino' blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber. Originally issued in 1993
Citizen Ruth by Alexander Payne( Visual )

22 editions published between 1012 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Stoops, homeless and dumb, is pregnant for the umpteenth time and everyone has an opinion about what she should do. A satirical look at the abortion issue
Hung by Thomas Jane( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school basketball coach Ray Drecker lives in a Detroit devastated by the decline of the auto industry. After an electrical fire destroys his home, he loses custody of his kids to ex-wife Jessica; joins forces with poet-turned-pimp Tanya, with whom he once had a fling; and becomes a male escort
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a script of the film, along with photographs, complete credits, and an interview with the writer and director
Jurassic Park : ultimate trilogy( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park III: Eight years after the InGen incident, Dr. Grant is happy with his life far from any dinosaurs other than the fossilized ones. Unfortunately, he is extremely short in research money, and therefore accepts the offer from a wealthy businessman
American short films( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 16 short films by America's filmmakers, some of which are incredibly rare. The set includes works by Tim Burton, Andy Warhol, Alexander Payne, Todd Solondz, George Lucas, and Gus Van Sant, among others. Most of the films are accompanied by optional audio commentary, almost always by their respective directors
Z Channel : a magnificent obsession by Fresh Produce Films Production / Maja Films( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the historic influence of the cable television Z Channel; showcases the important voice the station gave filmmakers; examines the great influence the channel had on modern cinema, independent filmmaking, and the development of cable television
The coffee table coffee table book by Alexander Payne( Book )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Alexander Payne Amerikaans filmregisseur

Alexander Payne director de cine y guionista estadounidense

Alexander Payne réalisteur et scénariste américain

Alexander Payne regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Alexander Payne US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Papadopoulos, Alexander.

Payne, Alexandr 1961-

Αλέξανδρος Πέιν

Αλεξάντερ Πέιν Αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης και σεναριογράφος

Александер Пейн

Пэйн, Александр

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אלכסנדר פיין

ألكسندر باين

الکساندر پین فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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알렉산더 페인

페인, 알렉산더 1961-


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