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Shapiro, Theodore 1971-

Works: 135 works in 366 publications in 5 languages and 27,747 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Sports films  Fiction  Humor  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Musician, Contributor, Actor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Theodore Shapiro
The devil wears Prada by David Frankel( Visual )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miranda is the editor of "Runway" magazine. She is a terror to everyone who is around. Her first assistant strives to please her, but can't quite pull it off. Enter Andy, a young woman who knows nothing of the fashion industry and has never read the magazine. Nonetheless, Miranda, hires her a second assistant. When Miranda demands that she obtain the next unpublished Harry Potter manuscript, it forces Andy to dig it up in order to please her boss. With the help of one of the magazine's fashion editors, she gets a complete makeover and a new security. As she is whisked away to Paris with Miranda, Andy faces all of the glamor that could be hers and is forced to make the decision of where she wants to be in her life
Marley & me by David Frankel( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a couple embarking on marriage, career, and family with the world's worst dog, Marley, a blonde lab, with the ability to eat and/or destroy anything
Along came Polly by John Hamburg( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to take a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it means to really take a chance
Hope springs ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A couple goes to Great Hope Springs for a week of marriage therapy
The secret life of Walter Mitty ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After sixteen years of working a thankless job at Life magazine, Walter Mitty is assigned to travel the world to track down the quintessential cover image from their star photographer for the magazine's final issue
Starsky & Hutch by Todd Phillips( Visual )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1970s Bay City, two undercover police detective, Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson and Dave Starsky, always seem to get the toughest cases from their boss, Captain Dobey. They rely on their street informer Huggy Bear and race to the scene of the crimes in their souped-up 1974 Ford Torino hot rod. The two are on their first big case which involves a former college campus drug dealer who has gone on to become a white collar criminal dealing in a new "undetectable" form of cocaine
The pirates! band of misfits by Peter Lord( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1837 doet een klunzige piraat zijn uiterste best om de trofee voor Beste Piraat van het Jaar te winnen. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
You, me and Dupree by Owen Wilson( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For newlyweds Carl and Molly Peterson, life is sweet. With a nice house and established careers, nothing seems to get in the newlyweds way. However, Carl's best friend, Dupree, has just been displaced from his home and fired from his job because of attending their wedding. Taking his friend in for what should just be a few days, turns into a lot more than they bargained for. Especially when Dupree overstays his welcome and in causes one hilarious catastrophe after another for his newlywed hosts
Did you hear about the Morgans? by Marc Lawrence( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meryl and Paul Morgan are a highly successful Manhattan couple. Their almost perfect lives have only one notable failure - their dissolving marriage. But they witness a murder and become the targets of a contract killer. The Feds, protecting their witnesses, whisk them from their beloved New York to a tiny town in Wyoming, and a relationship that was on the rocks threatens to end completely, unless with their new Blackberry-free lives, the Morgans can slow down the pace and rekindle their passion
I love you, man by Paul Rudd( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Peter gets engaged to the woman of his dreams, he realizes he has not one friend to serve as his best man. To rectify the situation, he goes on a series of man-dates before he meets Sydney Fife, with whom he instantly bonds. While Peter and Sydney become closer, his relationship with his fiancee begins to suffer, forcing him to choose between her or his new B.F.F. Includes commentary, featurette, extended scenes, deleted scenes, and gag reel
Fun with Dick and Jane by Columbia Pictures( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 2000, Dick gets a plum promotion as a mega-corporate communications director. His boss is preparing to bail out of the company just before stock prices plummet. Dick's wife Jane has quit her job as a travel agent, so when the corporate stocks hit rock bottom, Dick and Jane are left penniless and desperate. They decide to resort to petty thievery and this eventually gets them plotting high-stakes revenge against the greedy executives who ruined their lives
13 going on 30 by Gary Winick( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenna makes a wish on her 13th birthday to be 30 and grown up. When she wakes up the next day she finds herself, miraculously, just weeks away from her 30th birthday. The new, older Jenna is a successful magazine editor with friends in high places and a lion's share of potential suitors. The problem is that her mind hasn't matured with her body and Jenna finds it a little more terrifying than cool to be living on her own
Old school ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three middle-aged men, disenchanted with their lives, try to relive their youth by moving into a fraternity house on a college campus. There they hang out with a group of misfit college students, losers, and retirees
Dodgeball a true underdog story by Ben Stiller( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter LaFleur is a charismatic underachiever and the proprietor of a rundown gym called Average Joe's. The facility's ecclectic cleintele is decidedly less-than-your-average Joes. Peter's humble gym catches the eye of White Goodman, the egomaniacal owner of Globo Gym. White places a foreclosing attorney inside the Average Joe's establishment to finalize his takeover of the gym, but attorney Kate is won over by Peter's boyish charm and joins the Average Joe's team. The only way to save the Average Joe's gym is to win a showdown dodgeball competition against Globo Gym, but can his ragtag team win?
We're the Millers ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drug dealer, a stripper, and two teenagers who are all down on their luck decide to pose as a family of four in order to smuggle a large shipment of drugs across the United States-Mexico border
Year one by Harold Ramis( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tribal nitwits, Zed and Oh, are two guys living in the year one. Neither one can hunt nor gather, so they are thrown out of their Neanderthal community and dung-and-stick huts. Zed eats the forbidden fruit and the two become curious about what may lay outside of their limited little world. They decide to embark on a journey through the ancient world. On their travels they meet Cain and Abel, Abraham and Isaac. They wind up in Sodom where their girlfriends have been turned into slaves and are about to be sacrificed by the high priest
Jennifer's body by Karyn Kusama( Visual )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Needy is a reserved bookworm. Her best friend is Jennifer, a conceited cheerleader. The two share little in common. They share even less in common when Jennifer mysteriously gains an appetite for human blood after a disastrous fire at a local bar. Soon, Needy's male classmates are steadily killed off in gruesome attacks and she must uncover the truth behind her friend's transformation and find a way to stop the bloodthirsty rampage before it reaches her own boyfriend
State and Main ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to save money on production costs, a movie production crew moves into a small town in Vermont. The crew soon discovers that their much needed "prop" has burned down, the star can't keep his pants zipped, the starlet won't take off her top and the locals want a piece of the action
Girlfight by Karyn Kusama( Visual )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adolescente paumée au coeur d'un cité de Brooklyn, Diana traîne son mal de vivre. Mère suicidée, père alcoolique et macho qui se désintéresse de sa fille : la révolte de Diana effraie son entourage, et même ses rares amis. Jusqu'au jour où Diana pousse les portes de la salle de boxe où s'entraîne son frère. et là, c'est la révélation. D'entraînements intenses en compétitions, de défis aux hommes en liaison amoureuse : la rebelle va trouver dans la boxe une raison à sa vie
The campaign by Will Ferrell( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man, naive Marty Huggins, is director of the local Tourism Center
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.07 for The pirate ... to 0.22 for Girlfight ...)
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Shapiro, Teddy.
Shapiro, Teddy 1971-
Teddy Shapiro
English (118)
French (16)
Spanish (12)
German (2)
Multiple languages (1)