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Schiffer, Michael 1948-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 253 publications in 9 languages and 7,639 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Romance films  Social problem films  War films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Schiffer
Publications by Michael Schiffer
Most widely held works about Michael Schiffer
 
Most widely held works by Michael Schiffer
Lean on me by Michael Schiffer( visu )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,771 libraries worldwide
This is the fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( visu )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,382 libraries worldwide
Set in late 19th century England, a soldier resigns from his duties on the eve of a battle with Sudan. His fiancee and three friends give him the title 'feathers,' which means a coward. He changes his mind and goes undercover to help his regiment
Crimson tide by Tony Scott( visu )
36 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,026 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles. The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander and his brilliant executive officer clash over the validity of their orders, battling each other for control of the sub
Le divorce by James Ivory( visu )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 973 libraries worldwide
Isabel Walker travels to Paris to visit her pregnant stepsister Roxy, by chance arriving on the same day that Roxy's husband Charles-Henri leaves the marriage, apparently for another woman. As Isabel stays to offer help and support, the two young women start living it up with the locals and American expatriates, and Isabel finds herself being wooed by an older French man- who happens to be related to Roxy's ex-husband
Colors by Dennis Hopper( visu )
36 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Two L.A. cops, one a veteran and one a rookie, try to bring peace to the war raging on the streets of L.A
The peacemaker by Xiaogang Feng( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and French and held by 494 libraries worldwide
When a nuclear bomb goes missing in the former Soviet Union, a diplomat and a Special Forces Colonel join forces to avert disaster
Stand and deliver Lean on me : drama double feature ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Stand and deliver: A teacher in a Los Angeles barrio inspires his students to excel at math and to pass the Calculus Advanced Placement Test
Very bad things by Peter Berg( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"Laura Garrety (Cameron Diaz) wants the wedding of her dreams and Kyle Fisher (Jon Favreau) wants to marry the woman he loves. But before that, his buddies (Christian Slater, Daniel Stern, Jeremy Piven and Leland Orser) decide to throw him an unforgettable bachelor party in Las Vegas. Kyle's last night of freedom involves booze, gambling, drugs and even a visit from a young stripper. When the stripper accidentally gets killed, the boys get led by Boyd into disposing of the '105 pound problem' in the desert instead of calling the police. Thus begins a darkly comic homicidal trail, dropped like lethal breadcrumbs by writer-director Peter Berg in this audacious, sure handed motion picture debut."--Container
Ballpark by Michael Schiffer( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Crimson tide : a novel by Richard P Henrick( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 132 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles. The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander and his brilliant executive officer clash over the validity of their orders, battling each other for control of the sub
Lean on me by D Chiel( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Dutch and held by 57 libraries worldwide
An arrogant and unorthodox teacher returns as principal to the idyllic high school from which he had earlier been fired to find it a den of drug abuse, gang violence, and urban despair. Eventually his successful but unorthodox methods lead to a clash with city officials that threatens to undo all his efforts. Based on a true story
The rock ; Crimson tide ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and French and held by 38 libraries worldwide
The rock: A general and his men take over Alcatraz Island and threaten to gas bomb San Francisco. A biochemical weapons expert and John Patrick Mason, the only man who ever successfully escaped from the prison, are called in to disarm the rockets
Crimson tide by Richard P Henrick( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Colors : a novel by Joel Norst( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The last castle ; The peacemaker. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Last castle: General Irwin, a respected three-star tactician whose career ends in disgrace when he's court martialed and sent to a maximum security military prison, The Castle. Irwin quickly butts heads with the facility's autocratic warden, Colonel Winter, who runs his command with an iron fist, even killing prisoners when he deems it necessary. Irwin rallies his fellow convicts into a rag-tag army and leads them in a revolt against Winter, an action that the warden is ready to repel by violent means. The Peacemaker: Two trains crash somewhere in Russia, one carrying a nuclear payload. A nuclear explosion follows the crash and the world is on alert ... However, White House nuclear expert Dr. Julia Kelly doesn't think it was an accident ... Special Forces Intelligence Officer Colonel Thomas Devoe doesn't think so either ... Together they must unravel a conspiracy that goes from Europe to New York, to stop a terrorist who has no demands
Le Pacificateur ( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 16 libraries worldwide
When a nuclear bomb goes missing in the former Soviet Union, a diplomat and a Special Forces Colonel join forces to avert disaster
Quatre Plumes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend
Reaktivitätsuntersuchungen an einem Komplex mit einer Wolfram-Phosphor-bzw. Arsen-Dreifachbindung by Michael Schiffer( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Fjenden i dybet Crimson tide ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
USS Alabama crimson tide ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Le commandant du plus puissant sous-marin nucléaire, Frank Ramsey, un vétéran de l'armée américaine engage pour le seconder Ron Hunter. Leur mission est de se rendre près des côtes soviétiques et anéantir si besoin est, les sous-marins utilisés par les nationalistes radicaux russes prêts à declencher une troisième guerre mondiale
 
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Alternative Names
Schiffer, Michael J.
Schiffer Michael J. 1948-....
シファー, マイケル
Languages
English (160)
French (19)
Spanish (16)
German (6)
Italian (3)
Chinese (2)
Danish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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