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Griffith, Melanie 1957-

Overview
Works: 314 works in 986 publications in 7 languages and 20,064 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Artist, Creator, Composer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Melanie Griffith
Publications by Melanie Griffith
Most widely held works by Melanie Griffith
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 2,078 libraries worldwide
The Little family adopts a spunky boy named Stuart who looks a lot like a mouse. Mr. and Mrs. Little adore their new son, but their older son George isn't so sure what to make of his new brother and devises a plan to get Stuart out of the house
Working girl by Mike Nichols( visu )
51 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,751 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!
Nobody's fool ( visu )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make right some of them when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( visu )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 860 libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Fable set in a magical New Mexican village where everyday people are caught up in extraordinary circumstances
The Bonfire of the vanities by Brian De Palma( visu )
30 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
A Wall Street wheeler-dealer has everything going his way. But one night, in the right car with the wrong woman, he took a wrong turn at the wrong place, and nothing has gone right ever since!
Something wild by Jonathan Demme( visu )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 810 libraries worldwide
A straitlaced businessman meets a quirky, free-spirited woman at a downtown New York greasy spoon. Her offer of a ride back to his office results in a lunchtime motel rendezvous, just the beginning of a capricious interstate road trip that brings the two face-to-face with their hidden selves
A turtle's tale Sammy's adventures ( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
A sea turtle hatched in 1959 spends the next fifty years swimming the oceans, searching for the love of his life, and watching how global warming changed the planet
Buffalo girls by Rod Hardy( visu )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Legendary Calamity Jane searches not only for her long-lost daughter, but also for the Wild West that is now waning. Her unforgettable friends include Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Sitting Bull, and Annie Oakley
Pacific Heights ( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Psychological thriller about two homeowners battling a pathological tenant. Protected by complex eviction laws, this sadistic schemer soon has the couple fighting to save their home and then their lives
Body double by Brian De Palma( visu )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
A house-sitting actor finds himself obsessed with his beautiful neighbor. When she is brutally murdered, he engages the unwitting key to the crime, porn queen Holly Body, to help him catch the killer
Shining through by Michael. Griffith, Melanie Douglas( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 539 libraries worldwide
During World War II a secretary from Queens convinces her boss, a Colonel in American intelligence, to let her go undercover behind enemy lines in Germany
RKO 281 ( visu )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
Crazy in Alabama by Antonio Banderas( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
In de zestiger jaren in Alabama wordt Lucille achternagezeten door de politie omdat ze rondrijdt met het door haar afgehakte hoofd van haar echtgenoot
Lolita by Adrian Lyne( visu )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged man marries an oppressive widow in order to be near and carry on an affair with her nymphet daughter
Celebrity by Woody Allen( visu )
36 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Following their divorce, the lives of a restless writer and his inhibited ex-wife take off in unpredictable directions
Mulholland Falls by Lee Tamahori( visu )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 libraries worldwide
What begins as a simple murder case, turns into a politically embroiled tug of war. Several clues seem to lead towards a restricted government post in the Nevada desert where nuclear bombs are being tested for military use
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Night moves by Arthur Penn( visu )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Former football player and present private detective Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as an aging Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return her stepdaughter. Harry travels to Florida to find her, but he begins to see a connection with the runaway girl, the world of Hollywood stuntmen, and a suspicious mechanic when an unsolved murder comes to light
Milk money ( visu )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Frank has a challenge bringing together his shy single dad and gorgeous, warm-hearted V, a "working girl" being chased by a ruthless mobster
 
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Alternative Names
Griffith, Melanie
Languages
English (288)
French (19)
Spanish (15)
German (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Russian (3)
Italian (2)
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