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Paltrow, Gwyneth 1972-

Works: 470 works in 1,833 publications in 11 languages and 58,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Recipes  Love stories  Fiction  Popular works  Historical drama  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, pr, Creator, Singer, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Gwyneth Paltrow
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )
157 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before. There are just two things he'll have to learn about his new love: she's promised to marry someone else, and she's successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will's latest production
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )
47 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy industrialist visiting Afghanistan is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence( Visual )
68 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegée, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )
54 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
Iron man 3 by Shane Black( Visual )
34 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, one question haunts him: Does the man make the suit, or does the suit make the man?"--Container
Contagion by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )
31 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Soderbergh's smart, spooky thriller..."--New York Times
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )
89 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson( Visual )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen. Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family
The talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith( Visual )
54 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes its better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. He's hired to go to Italy to bring back the playboy son of a millionaire and soon is plunged into a daring scheme of duplicity, lies and murder
Sky Captain and the world of tomorrow ( Visual )
42 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aviator and a reporter attempt to save the world from destruction by flying robots
Country strong ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour steered by her husband/manager, that includes a beauty-queen-turned-singer. Between the concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all
Proof by John Madden( Visual )
27 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work
Sliding doors ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a morning train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Comedy. All come into focus as the two stories shift back and forth and overlap
Shallow Hal by Bobby Farrelly( Visual )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the advice of his dying father, Hal dates only physically beautiful women. One day, he runs into a self-help guru who hypnotises him into recognizing only the inner beauty of women. Hal then meets Rosemary, a grossly obese woman who Hal sees as a vision of loveliness. Will their relationship survive when Hal's equally shallow friend undoes the hypnosis and Hal sees the real Rosemary?
Running with scissors by Ryan Murphy( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After seeing a less-than-conventional psychiatrist for her problems at home, getting too many prescriptions and too much bad advice, a mother ends her marriage and sends her young son to live with the doctor and his odd family
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )
29 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dickens' tale of an apprentice given the chance to become a gentleman is now that of a young Florida artist named Finn, given the chance to become a success in 1990s New York. First, a mysterious convict bullies Finn into saving his life. Next, Finn is summoned to an overgrown Gothic palazzo where Nora Dinsmoor lives in the past, attended by beautiful blonde Estella, who will haunt him through the rest of the story. Last, there is secret benefactor whose munificence allows him to work toward his dream of success, and to win Estella
It's all good : delicious, easy recipes that will make you look good and feel great by Gwyneth Paltrow( Book )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Together with Julia Turshen, Paltrow compiled a collection of 185 delicious, easy recipes--free of gluten and sugar, and low in fat--that will help you stay healthy, feel more energetic and look great. Recipes include: huevos rancheros, Korean chicken tacos, salmon burgers with pickled ginger, even power brownies, banana "ice cream", and more!--
Possession by Neil LaBute( Visual )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
Sylvia by Christine Jeffs( Visual )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sylvia is a story of love, passion, wit and despair between two of the 20th century's most brilliant minds, the American poet Sylvia Plath and the British poet Ted Hughes. From their initial meeting, they embarked on a tumultuous affair, igniting an epic and violently powerful love. Sylvia takes us beyond the myth of a legendary writer, behind the romance and behind the tragedy to recreate the most devastating love story of our time
Two lovers by James Gray( Visual )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Leonard moves back into the home he grew up in to mend a broken heart, he meets two women in quick succession. Michelle is a mysterious and beautiful neighbor. Sandra is the lovely and caring daughter of a businessman who is buying out his family's dry-cleaning business. Leonard is forced to make an impossible decision, between desire and the comfort of love, or risk falling back into the same darkness that nearly killed him
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Alternative Names
Paltrova, Gvineta 1972-
Paltrow, Gwyneth.
Paltrow, Gwyneth Kate
Paltrow, Gwyneth Kate 1972-
パルトロウ, グウィネス
English (739)
Spanish (41)
German (38)
French (23)
Multiple languages (10)
Italian (8)
Dutch (3)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
Russian (1)
Catalan (1)