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Brooks, James L.

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As good as it gets by James L Brooks( visu )
148 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,279 libraries worldwide
Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. When his neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. That unexpected act of kindness--along with waitress Carol Connelly--helps put Melvin back in the human race
Big by Penny Marshall( visu )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,270 libraries worldwide
Josh is a 12-year-old who makes a wish from an old machine to be big. Not really believing it will work, Josh is very surprised to find himself BIG the next morning. Now he looks like a 30 years old guy, but he still behaves like a boy. He decide to go with his best friend to New York and try to find the machine that can fix his wish. In New York he gets a job in a toy company and develops a romantic crush on a beautiful woman. Now Josh must learn to get used to the adults world he always wanted to be part of
Terms of endearment by Robert Harling( visu )
42 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
An insightful story of two captivating people, mother and daughter unforgettably played by Shirley MacLaine and Debra Winger. From grand slapstick to deepest sentiment, director James L. Brooks masterfully paints scenes from their evolving 30-year relationship. Jack Nicholson turns in a great comic performance as MacLaine's neighbor, a boozy, womanizing former astronaut
Spanglish by James L Brooks( visu )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,870 libraries worldwide
Spanglish: When Flor and her daughter, Christina come to the United States, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of a successful chef, John Clasky, his insecure wife, Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. Despite Flor's lack of English, she does the best she can to assist the Clasky family in more than just house cleaning matters. However, when Flor is forced to live with the family over the summer, she has no choice but to bring Christina along. Deborah, much to Flor's disliking, treats Christina much like her own and at the same time she hurts the feelings of her own daughter, Bernice. When John's dreams begin to unravel, he begins to feel like his whole world is coming down around him. Told through Christina's college letter to Princeton University, Christina learns that things come and go in life, but family is the most important thing a person can have
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
62 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,810 libraries worldwide
Romantic triangle set in the world of television news. Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman. He's got the smooth charm and handsome good looks that America loves. Jane Craig is the brilliant hot-shot producer, committed to fighting the trend toward flashy, style-over-substance "personality" news, whose job it now is to make Tom look like a newsman. Aaron Altman is the dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, who's jealous and resentful of Tom's instant success both on camera with the public and off camera with Jane
How do you know by National Film Board of Canada( visu )
25 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
A professional softball player discovers she is in the middle of a love triangle after she falls for two different men and wonders when it comes to love, how do you know?
Jerry Maguire by Cameron Crowe( visu )
39 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
Jerry Maguire is the sports agent who discovers a conscience, in the romantic comedy of the decade!
Riding in cars with boys ( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
The story of a young woman who, despite bad luck and poor decisions, never loses sight of her dreams. Set in Wallingford, Connecticut beginning in the 1960s
The war of the Roses by Danny DeVito( visu )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
A perfect 18-year marriage suddenly becomes unglued and the gleefully evil Barbara and Oliver Rose single-mindedly inflict as much misery as possible on each other
Mary Tyler Moore ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Mary Richards moves to Minneapolis after a bad relationship where she get a job as an associate producer at WJM, the lowest rated evening news show in the city
Taxi ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Louie De Palma is a cantankerous taxi dispatcher for a New York City taxi company. He tries to maintain order over the varied collection of strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his "cage," they form a special bond among themselves, becoming friends and supporting each other through the inevitable trials and tribulations of life
The Mary Tyler Moore show ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Join Mary and the rest of the crew from the WJM-TV newsroom for another season of the classic sitcom. This time around Mary deals with more adventures, both in the newsroom and with her romantic life
The Mary Tyler Moore show ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Join Mary and the rest of the crew from the WJM-TV newsroom for another season of the classic sitcom. This time around Mary deals with more adventures, both in the newsroom and with her romantic life. Season 5 features: Will Mary Richards Go to Jail?, The Outsider; Not a Christmas Story, An Affair to Forget, What Are Friends For?, The System, Phyllis Whips Inflation, The Shame of the Cities, Marriage Minneapolis Style; and more
Taxi ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He is still trying to maintain order over his off-the-wall collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his "cage," they continue to form a special bond among themselves, becoming friends and supporting each other through the inevitable trials and tribulations of life
The Mary Tyler Moore show ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Share the memories and the laughter with the hilarious, heartwarming final season of this enduring classic
Starting over by Alan J Pakula( visu )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Phil Potter, a low-key magazine writer tries to put his life back together after his wife leaves him
America in primetime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Each episode focuses on an enduring character archetype, as seen through generations of television programs
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes 3 pamphlets and 3 and 1/2 photographs
 
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Alternative Names
Brooks, J. 1940-
Brooks, James Hell 1940-
Brooks, James Lawrence
Brooks, Jim.
Brooks, Jim 1940-
Džejms L. Bruks
James L. Brooks Amerikaans filmregisseur
James L. Brooks cinéaste américain
James L. Brooks regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
James L. Brooks US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Τζέιμς Λ. Μπρουκς
Джеймс Брукс
Джэймс Брукс
ג'יימס ל. ברוקס
جيمس بروكس
جیمز ال. بروکز فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
ჯეიმზ ლოურენს ბრუკსი
브룩스, 제임스 L. 1940-
제임스 L. 브룩스
ジェームズ・L・ブルックス
ブルックス, ジェイムズ・L
詹姆斯·L·布鲁克斯
Languages
English (302)
Spanish (54)
German (27)
Italian (14)
French (13)
Multiple languages (13)
Chinese (3)
Polish (2)
Russian (1)
Dutch (1)
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