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Niederhoffer, Galt

Works: 11 works in 44 publications in 2 languages and 6,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Film adaptations  Crime films  Domestic fiction  Romantic comedy films  Christmas films  Chick lit  Biographical films 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Galt Niederhoffer
Publications by Galt Niederhoffer
Most widely held works about Galt Niederhoffer
Most widely held works by Galt Niederhoffer
Robot & Frank by Jake Schreier( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
Frank is an aging ex-jewel thief, and his two grown children are worried that he can no longer care for himself. In deciding what to do with Frank, the most likely option appears to be putting him in a nursing home. But Frank's son comes up with another option: buy Frank a walking, talking robot programmed to look after him and improve his physical and mental health. Frank resists the robot at first, but he warms to it after realizing that it could be the perfect heist companion
Infinitely polar bear ( visu )
3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 956 libraries worldwide
A manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who do not make the overwhelming task any easier
Black nativity by Forest Whitaker( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
A holiday musical that follows teenaged Langston as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives. Unwilling to live by their imposing rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima. Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey, and along with new friends and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family
The romantics ( visu )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 639 libraries worldwide
Alliances are tested when seven college pals reunite to watch two of their own say 'I do' at a seaside wedding. But the maid of honor and the groom share a passionate history, and the bride isn't the only one who's wondering if it's all in the past, proving that nothing complicates friendship like love. Included is a featurette
A taxonomy of Barnacles by Galt Niederhoffer( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
"The Barnacle sisters Bell, Bridget, Benita, Beryl, Belinda, and Beth have been issued a challenge. The Barnacle patriarch, Barry, proposes a contest: whichever of his daughters can most spectacularly carry on his name will inherit his fortune."--Jacket
The romantics by Galt Niederhoffer( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Laura prepares to serve as a maid of honor to her former college roommate, who is marrying Laura's ex-boyfriend, a situation that forces her to evaluate her relationships with her mother, her Jewish faith, and the groom-to-be
Trucker ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
A long-haul trucker living a carefree life is forced to take care of the son she hasn't seen since he was a baby when his father is in the hospital. Now the child and mother must learn to live together and leave their strained past behind
Dedication ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Henry is a misanthropic, emotionally complex children's book author who is forced to team up with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and creative collaborator passes away. As Henry struggles with letting go of the ghosts of love and life, he discovers that sometimes you have to take a gamble at life to find love
Prozac nation ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
The autobiographical story of journalist Elizabeth Wurtzel and her struggles with depression
Love and happiness by Galt Niederhoffer( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Jean Banks won't give up on love. It's the prism through which she sees the world, the stuff of the independent movies she produces in New York City, and it created the son and daughter she shares with her director husband, Sam. But the course of love doesn't run smooth for a harried woman in her mid-thirties who feel her choices and responsibilities solidifying around her, becoming permanent. And what's wrong with keeping alive a private connection to love by remembering the paths not taken, the men not engaged with? Love and Happiness tackles the eternal, essential subjects of love and commitment through one woman's struggle to sort out her romantic life. How will Jean resolve the emotional chaos raised in her heart by her attractions to her husband, a former flame and a mysterious but tantalizing stranger? Is it possible to love more than one man fully? Set partly in the illogical world of independent movies-- a world author Galt Niederhoffer knows well-- and in New York City and Los Angeles, Love and Happiness is a rich, intense story of love and attraction, choice and consequence
Hurricane streets ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
"Marcus is a kid on Manhattan's mean streets. He's turning 15, his father is dead, his mother is in prison for smuggling undocumented aliens. His grandmother is raising him. He has four close buddies who have a basement clubhouse; they shoplift and sell the wares to kids. One is moving toward selling drugs. Marcus wants to take a breather from the city and visit family in New Mexico. He also meets Melena, 14, a sweet kid who dreams of going to Alaska; her father is not just protective, but angry and uncommunicative. The gang pressures Marcus to move up to burglary and car theft. He just wants to breathe open air. Can anything go right?"--IMDb
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English (38)
German (5)
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