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Nichols, Mike

Overview
Works: 307 works in 1,561 publications in 11 languages and 35,960 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Romance films  Television mini-series  Television programs  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Author, Performer, Actor, Conductor, Production personnel, Film editor, Restager, fmd, Contributor, Creator, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Mike Nichols
Publications by Mike Nichols
Publications by Mike Nichols, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Mike Nichols
 
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Most widely held works by Mike Nichols
The graduate by Mike Nichols( visu )
69 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,657 libraries worldwide
Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. The wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, which only deepens his confusion. Then he meets the girl of his dreams but she is Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Mike Nichols( visu )
104 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,305 libraries worldwide
A couple is invited to the home of a professor and his sharp-tongued wife, and are treated to verbal battles by their hosts
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( visu )
43 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,783 libraries worldwide
In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson is best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he is a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of the maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
The birdcage by Mike Nichols( visu )
76 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,140 libraries worldwide
The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family: Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( visu )
51 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,095 libraries worldwide
Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
The Remains of the Day by James Ivory( visu )
29 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,048 libraries worldwide
The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically proper butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper employed by a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
Closer by Mike Nichols( visu )
60 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,915 libraries worldwide
Dan, an aspiring novelist, cannot help but feel immensely attracted to Alice, a young American waitress and stripper who is in London after escaping from a failed relationship. After some time Dan meets Anna, a photographer who also attracts him. From there, things go downhill for Alice and Dan. Eventually Dan, Alice, Anna and Alice's fiancé, Larry, take part in a twisted dance of deceit, guilt and anger
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols( visu )
91 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
The story of a group of fliers in the Mediterranean during World War II
Wit by Mike Nichols( visu )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,798 libraries worldwide
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is, until she is diagnosed with a devastating illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Working girl by Mike Nichols( visu )
71 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,782 libraries worldwide
A young secretary in New York named Tess McGill has the brains, looks and charm to make it big. All she needs is the right haircut, clothes and job. The opportunity arises when her classy, seductive and treacherous boss breaks a leg skiing. Tess steps into her job, her apartment and her clothes, and all sorts of witty and romantic things follow!
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( visu )
56 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Silkwood by Mike Nichols( visu )
78 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
Karen Silkwood becomes contaminated with plutonium at her job, voices her protest at the indifference and denial of her company, and becomes a threat to the entire nuclear industry and the government agencies that monitor it
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( visu )
34 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
A ruthless lawyer is shot during a robbery attempt and must rebuild his life without any memory of his past
The prisoner of Second Avenue: a new comedy by Neil Simon( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
"Comedy / Characters: 2 males, 4 females Scenery: Interior Mel Edison is a well paid executive of a high-end Manhattan firm which has suddenly hit the skids and he gets the ax. His wife Edna takes a job to tide them over, then she too is sacked. Compounded by the air-pollution killing his plants, and with the walls of the apartment paper-thin, allowing him a constant earfull of his neighbors private lives things can't seem to get any worse...then he's robbed and his psychiatrist dies with $23,000 of his money. Mel does the only thing left for him to do-he has a nervous breakdown and it's the best thing that ever happened to him..." -- Amazon.com
Wolf by Mike Nichols( visu )
53 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Film version of the age-old legend of a man who turns into a wolf-like creature under the influence of the full moon
Postcards from the edge ( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 749 libraries worldwide
Hollywood actress Suzanne Vale is on a slippery slope as a recovering addict. On exit from rehab, it is recommended she stay with her mother, who has become a somewhat champion drinker herself. Suzanne therefore struggles to maintain her sobriety and her sanity in the company of Doris
Faces of America : with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Faces of America introduces a wide range of cultural figures--representing a vast range of cultural and ethnic roots--to their ancestors and their stories, from the old country through the journey to America. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of authors, actors, musicians, athletes, educators, intellectuals and discovers stories and figures that had been forgotten or lost through the generations. Through original documents and photos, the program explores the dynamic and shifting relationship America had with new immigrants in the 20th century. Along the way, Gates offers up a rich pageant of immigrant stories and reminds viewers that, if you trace the lineage of almost any American family back far enough, you will find an immigrant story
Heartburn by Mike Nichols( visu )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 libraries worldwide
A bitter romance based on Nora Ephron's autobiographical novel about her relationship with Carl Bernstein
Carnal knowledge by Mike Nichols( visu )
38 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Examines the sexual triumphs and disasters of two American men as it traces their lives from college days to middle age
Neil Simon's Biloxi blues by Mike Nichols( visu )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Eugene, a raw recruit from Brooklyn, is sent to boot camp in Biloxi, Mississippi, where he expects the army to be dolls, doughnuts, and USO dances. Instead, he encounters a tough drill sergeant and a platoon of often hostile recruits
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Maiks Nikolss
Mike Nichols Amerikaans filmregisseur
Mike Nichols cineasta estadounidense de origen alemán
Mike Nichols réalisateur américain, d’origine allemande
Mike Nichols regista statunitense
Mike Nichols reżyser amerykański
Mike Nichols US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Schauspieler
Nichols, Michael I. 1931-2014
Nichols, Michael Igor Peschwsky
Nichols, Michael Igor Peschwsky 1931-
Nichols, Michael Igor Peschwsky 1931-2014
Nichols, Michael Peschwsky 1931-2014
Peschkowsky, Michael Igor.
Peschkowsky, Michael Igor 1931-
Peschkowsky, Michael Igor 1931-2014
Peschkowsky, Mikhail Igor
Peschkowsky, Mikhail Igor 1931-2014
Μάικ Νίκολς
Майк Никълс
Майк Ніколс
Мајк Николс
Николс, Майк
מייק ניקולס
מייק ניקולס שחקן אמריקאי
مايك نيكولز
مایک نیکولز بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
মাইক নিকোলস
മൈക്ക് നിക്കോൾസ്
მაიკ ნიკოლსი
니콜스, 마이크 1931-
마이크 니컬스
ニコルズ, マイク
マイク・ニコルズ
迈克·尼科尔斯
Languages
English (777)
German (44)
Spanish (36)
French (23)
Multiple languages (19)
Italian (15)
Catalan (3)
Turkish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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