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Douglas, Michael 1944-

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Works: 236 works in 1,647 publications in 10 languages and 61,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  History  Interviews  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Narrator, Author, Performer, Production personnel, Interviewee, Contributor, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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One flew over the cuckoo's nest by Milos Forman( visu )
66 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 4,203 libraries worldwide
Randall P. McMurphy, a feisty misfit, leads his fellow mental patients to do battle for their rights against a repressive ward nurse
Wall Street by Oliver Stone( visu )
129 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,307 libraries worldwide
An ambitious young stockbroker is lured into the illegal, lucrative world of corporate espionage
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
98 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,262 libraries worldwide
"A mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter"--Container
The American president by Rob Reiner( visu )
39 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,351 libraries worldwide
Andrew Shepherd is the most popular American President in decades--a consummate politician and a man of integrity--who also happens to be a widower, ready to start dancing again. But when lobbyist Sydney Ellen Wade sweeps into his political arena, she unexpectedly sweeps him off his feet!
Romancing the stone by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
43 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
A romance writer, seeking her kidnapped sister in South America, experiences the adventures of a story-book heroine when aided by a rugged jungle hunter
Fatal attraction by Adrian Lyne( visu )
50 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
A New York attorney has a romantic fling while his wife is out of town, and then shrugs it off. But the woman involved with him won't be ignored, even if it means destroying his family to keep him
A chorus line by Richard Attenborough( visu )
55 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,951 libraries worldwide
In preparation for a Broadway musical, a group of aspiring stage performers is put through their paces by a veteran stage director using some singular techniques
Wall Street money never sleeps by Oliver Stone( visu )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,922 libraries worldwide
Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Hoping to repair his relationship with his daughter, Winnie, Gekko forges an alliance with her fiance, Jake. But Winnie and Jake learn the hard way that Gekko is still a master manipulator who will stop at nothing to reclaim his rightful place at the top of Wall Street
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
100 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,773 libraries worldwide
A tough but vulnerable detective investigates a murder identical to one described in the latest novel of a cold, calculating and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite
Last Vegas by Jon Turteltaub( visu )
22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,705 libraries worldwide
Four best friends in their late-60s decide to escape retirement and throw a Las Vegas bachelor party for the only one of them who has remained single
Ghosts of girlfriends past by Guthrie CSD( visu )
16 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,584 libraries worldwide
Connor Mead is the kind of guy who dumps three girlfriends - at one time and by teleconference. So when he goes home to attend his brother's wedding, he has a singular goal in mind: score with the only bridesmaid he has somehow managed to miss. But the ghost of his departed Uncle Wayne - who taught him to love 'em and then leave 'em - has another goal in mind: restore Connor's lost faith in true love. This will be a tough assignment, one that will require many past girlfriends and the ghosts of his past, present and future
The sentinel by Clark Johnson( visu )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
Pete Garrison is on the presidential protection detail when another Secret Service agent is murdered. An informer tells Garrison about an elaborate assassination conspiracy that is related to this murder and is well underway. Garrison also happens to be having an affair with the First Lady, the stress of which causes him to flunk a lie detector test when word of the plot to kill the president becomes more than just paranoia. Garrison is soon on the run, being hunted by his protege David Breckinridge. But Garrison is at the top of his game and he knows all of the secret service tricks and uses them to evade his former comrades as the clock ticks down to assassination
The game by David Fincher( visu )
79 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Wonder boys by Curtis Hanson( visu )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
During a single weekend, college professor and writer Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. Along for the ride are his gifted but troubled student, his eccentric editor, the married chancellor of his university who is pregnant with his child, and his sultry student boarder
You, me and Dupree by Owen Wilson( visu )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,451 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
The jewel of the Nile by Lewis Teague( visu )
32 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Sequel to 'Romancing the Stone' in which Joan and Jack part ways, but Jack soon thinks she might be in trouble, and goes to rescue her
Behind the candelabra by Michael Douglas( visu )
18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
This drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time
Solitary man by Brian Koppelman( visu )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
Ben Kalmen, a fifty-something New Yorker, discovers that he is not the man he wanted to be. Through many business and romantic indiscretions he has lost his once successful car dealership. Now he must make the decision to face the challenges of his not so youthful life
The China syndrome by James Bridges( visu )
40 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
A television news reporter and a cameraman uncover a startling incident while investigating a nuclear power plant
Haywire ( visu )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
After freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, Mallory is double-crossed and left for dead, by someone in her own agency. Suddenly the target of assassins who know her every move, Mallory unleashes the fury of her fighting skills to uncover the truth and turn the tables on her ruthless adversary. Special features included
 
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Douglas, Michael Kirk.
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