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Diaz, Melonie

Overview
Works: 24 works in 103 publications in 3 languages and 8,440 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Christmas films  Interviews  Documentary films  History  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melonie Diaz
Fruitvale Station by Ryan Coogler( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Ryan Coogler makes his feature directorial debut with this drama centered on the tragic shooting of Oscar Grant (Michael B. Jordan), a vibrant 22-year-old Bay Area father who was senselessly gunned down by BART officers on New Year's Day in 2009, and whose murder sent shockwaves through the nation after being captured on camera by his fellow passengers
Be kind rewind by Michel Gondry( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two local outcasts attempt to save a local video store. Amateur film director Mike must find a way to save the business after his magnetized friend, Jerry, erases every movie in the store. Using an outdated video camera and their own special effects, the two embark on an adventure to remake all the movies, from "Ghostbusters" to "Driving Miss Daisy," turning the two town misfits into local celebrities
Nothing like the holidays by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in years the entire Rodriguez clan comes home to Chicago to celebrate Christmas where traditions will be celebrated. During the course of this eventful week they will celebrate one member's safe return from Iraq, secrets will be revealed, old resentments forgotten, each family member will learn something about themselves and each other, and the healing power of laughter will work its magic
The cobbler by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world in a new way. Sometimes walking in another man's shoes is the only way one can discover who they really are
Hamlet 2 by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his Tucson, AZ school's theater department is threatened to be cut, failed-actor-turned-high-school-drama-teacher Dana Marschz writes a play that he hopes will solve everything. He decides to write a sequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet. Now, the drama department will stage one of the most politically incorrect musical extravaganzas ever seen. Dana and his class will put it all on the line for a night of conflict and controversial
Raising Victor Vargas by Peter Sollett( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor doesn't have much, but he knows that he wants Judy, the prettiest girl in the projects. His grandmother doesn't approve, his siblings don't want to believe him and Judy seems to have other plans in mind
Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
A guide to recognizing your saints( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer returns to his home neighborhood of Astoria, Queens for the first time in 15 years
Feel the noise( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a run-in with local criminals, aspiring Harlem rapper Rob flees to a place and father he never knew, and finds his salvation in Reggaeton, a spicy blend of hip-hop, reggae and Latin beats. Puerto Rico is the spiritual home of Reggaeton, and inspires Rob and his half-brother Javi to pursue their dream of becoming Reggaeton stars. Together with a dancer named C.C., they learn what it means to stay true to themselves and each other. They overcome obstacles in love, greed and pride, all culminating in an explosive performance at New York's Puerto Rican Day Parade
Save the date( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Sarah breaks up with her boyfriend, she turns to Beth, her sister, for support. However, Beth is too busy obsessing over the details of her own wedding. When Sarah finds herself caught up in a rebound romance, she is forced to examine her fears of commitment and vulnerability and decide if she is better off staying single or risking everything on love
American son( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The powerful story of a young Marine who is fresh from Camp Pendleton. He is forced to confront the complexities of adulthood and a volatile home life during his four-day Thanksgiving leave back home before being deployed for active duty in Iraq
Itty bitty titty committee by Jamie Babbit( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New grrrl on the block falls in with a gang of feisty feminists and then falls in love with the leader of the pack. Unfortunately, she has a girlfriend and, as they say, drama ensues
I'll come running( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waitress in Austin, Texas, falls for the gangly, self-satisfied charms of a Danish tourist who became famous as a child star in his homeland and has the complacent air of someone whose best days are behind him and knows it. Their sweaty, passionate fling seems perfect for both of them until an unexpected event sends Diaz off to Denmark. Now it's the waitress who is the fish out of water struggling to survive in a cross-cultural mash-up that's both funny, confusing and surprisingly moving. This movie is described as a "broken romantic comedy" by the director, who wanted to make, "a romance that's honest and funny about the pain and mixed feelings and unpleasant surprises that go with the territory."--Publisher info
Remember the daze( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This comedy looks through the eyes of a handful of teenagers who make their way through the last day of high school in the last year of the past millennium and provides a glimpse into the teenage wasteland of 1999 suburbia"--Container
Ghost team( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paranormal-obsessed man mounts his own investigation into the beyond with his depressed best friend, misfit nephew, a cable access medium and an overeager security guard
Supporting characters( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film editors and best friends Nick and Darryl find their personal lives in an uproar when they take on the job of editing a botched comedy by a director who has disappeared
Be kind rewind Soyez sympas, rembobinez by Michel Gondry( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour sauver un vidéoclub dont tous les films ont été effacés, deux doux dingues font des remakes avec les moyens du bord... Un homme dont le cerveau devient magnétique efface involontairement toutes les cassettes du vidéoclub dans lequel l'un de ses amis travaille. Afin de satisfaire la demande de la plus fidèle cliente du vidéoclub, une femme démente, les deux hommes décident de réaliser les remakes des films effacés parmi lesquels "SOS Fantômes", "Le Roi Lion" et "Robocop"
Nächster Halt Fruitvale Station( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itty Bitty Titty Committee ein Film( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long way home by Peter Sollett( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Lower East Side, à New York, en plein été, Victor, seize ans, sa soeur Vicky et son frère Nino partagent la même chambre de l'appartement dans lequel ils sont élevés par leur grand-mère. Victor ne pense qu'à exercer ses dons de séducteur. Jusqu'au jour où il rencontre la belle et distante Judy
 
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American son
Alternative Names
Melonie Diaz actrice américaine

Melonie Diaz Amerikaans acteur

Melonie Diaz Amerikaans actrice

Melonie Diaz amerikansk skådespelare

Melonie Diaz amerikansk skodespelar

Melonie Diaz amerikansk skuespiller

Melonie Diaz attrice statunitense

Melonie Diaz US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Мелони Диас

ملونی دیاز بازیگر آمریکایی

멜로니 디아즈

Languages
English (89)

German (5)

French (3)

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