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Shire, Talia

Works: 218 works in 811 publications in 8 languages and 22,088 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Motion pictures  Crime films  Gangster films  Television adaptations  Film sequels  Fairy tales 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Talia Shire
Publications by Talia Shire
Most widely held works by Talia Shire
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
75 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 4,231 libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Rocky by John G Avildsen( visu )
129 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,631 libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
54 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,298 libraries worldwide
Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,243 libraries worldwide
The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
45 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,171 libraries worldwide
Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( visu )
41 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
43 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Rocky faces his greatest challenge as he climbs into the ring against a savage Russian fighter, each determined to destroy the other
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protégé's love affair with his daughter
The godfather the Coppola restoration ( visu )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
See this famously dark, staggeringly beautiful trilogy of films presented by the filmmaker as originally envisioned for the cinema
New York stories ( visu )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 607 libraries worldwide
A trilogy about life in the big city. "Life lessons" is the tale of a passionate painter (Nolte) torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant (Arquette). "Life without Zoe" is a wimsical fantasy of a very grown-up 12 year old who brings charm and magic to life in New York. "Oedipus wrecks" is the story of a neurotic lawyer (Allen) who cannot escape the influence of his mother
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( visu )
18 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
A man who sleeps for 20 years in the Catskill Mountains wakes to a much-changed world
Mario Puzo's The Godfather, part III by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Powerful family leader Michael Corleone, now in his 60's, is dominated by two passions: freeing his family from crime and finding a suitable successor
Faerie tale theatre ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
A Century of women ( visu )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played and, most importantly, changed the course of American history
The whole shebang ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
"Tragedy meets comedy when the bumbling and passionate Giovanni Bazinni ... travels to America from Italy to save his famly's fireworks business and falls for his cousin's beautiful widow Val"--Container
Dim sum funeral ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
An Irish funeral has what's called a wake, a Jewish funeral has what's called sitting shiva, and a traditional Chinese funeral is something else entirely, which is what the estranged siblings of a Westernized Chinese-American family discover as they try to fulfill their mother's last wish
Mark Twain and me ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 libraries worldwide
During a transatlantic voyage, a shy 11-year-old is thrilled to meet Mark Twain, the man she most admires in all the world
Looking for Palladin ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Arrogant Hollywood talent agent, Josh Ross (David Moscow) is sent to Guatemala to find Oscar-winning actor Jack Palladin (Ben Gazzara). Having never met, the search is emotionally complicated as the long-time retired star was once married to Josh's late mother. Josh's contempt for the "old" actor mirrors his comedic distaste for the local community whose help he desperately needs to find him. What he hopes will be a quick and lucrative deal turns into a soul-searching journey for both as the star and his estranged son must confront the past they had forsaken
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Alternative Names
Coppola, Talia.
Coppola, Talia 1946-
Coppola, Talia Rose.
Shire Schwartzman, Talia 1946-
English (404)
French (36)
Spanish (35)
German (10)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (2)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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