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Chaffin, Ceán

Overview
Works: 31 works in 130 publications in 6 languages and 12,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Film and video adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Ceán Chaffin
Publications by Ceán Chaffin
Most widely held works by Ceán Chaffin
The curious case of Benjamin Button by Eric Roth( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 2,785 libraries worldwide
Daisy Fuller Williams is on her deathbed in a New Orleans hospital the day that Hurricane Katrina hits. At her side is her adult daughter, Caroline. Daisy asks Caroline to read to her aloud from the diary of Daisy's lifelong friend, Benjamin Button. Benjamin's diary recounts his entire extraordinary life. The unusual aspect of his life is that he is ages backwards, being born an old man. He is diagnosed with several aged diseases at birth and thus given little chance of survival. He does survive and gets younger with time. Abandoned by Thomas Button, his biological father, after Benjamin's biological mother died in childbirth. Benjamin was raised by Queenie, a black woman and caregiver at a seniors home. Daisy's grandmother was a resident, which is where she first met Benjamin. Although separated through the years, Daisy and Benjamin remain in contact throughout their lives, reconnecting in their forties when in age they finally match up. Some of the revelations in Benjamin's diary are difficult for Caroline to read
The social network by David Fincher( visu )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,630 libraries worldwide
On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications
Fight club by David Fincher( visu )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,759 libraries worldwide
When a ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a soap salesman channel their aggresion into therapeutic "fight clubs", an eccentric woman gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion
Panic room by David Fincher( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,754 libraries worldwide
Meg Altman (Jodie Foster) y su hija Sarah (Kristen Stewart) juegan una versión mortal de "el gato y el ratón" con tres intrusos durante una violetna invación a su casa. Pero "La habitación del pánico" en la que entran para refugiarse de los temidos visitantes, es precisamente el lugar que guarda lo que ellos buscan
The girl with the dragon tattoo by Niels Arden Oplev( visu )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,713 libraries worldwide
Disgraced journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Daniel Craig) accepts an invitation to surreptitiously investigate a forty year old unsolved murder on behalf of the victim's uncle, Swedish industrialist Henrik Vanger (Christopher Plummer). Meanwhile, tattooed hacker Lisbeth Salander (Rooney Mara), hired to investigate Blomkvist, discovers the Truth behind the conspiracy that led to his fall from grace. Thrown together by fate, the unlikely duo uncovers a secret history of murder and sexual abuse festering beneath the veneer of Sweden's industrial past, all the while drawing closer to a quiet evil waiting to engulf them both
The game by David Fincher( visu )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 920 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."
Zodiac by David Fincher( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. We follow the investigators and reporters in this lightly fictionalized account of the true 1970's case as they search for the murderer, becoming obsessed with the case. Based on Robert Graysmith's book, the movie's focus is the lives and careers of the detectives and newspaper people
4 film favorites Brad Pitt ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
El Club de la lucha Fight club ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Jack es un personaje insomne y desesperado por escapar de su fatal y aburrida vida. En un viaje en avión conoce a Tyler, un carismático vendedor de jabón con una filosofía muy particular. Juntos forman un club de lucha secreto con un éxito arrollador, que llevará a un inesperado final
The social network ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
On a night in autumn in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications
El curioso caso de Benjamin Button ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
El curioso caso de Benjamin Button comienza con una notable frase: "Nací bajo circunstancias poco comunes." La película fue adaptada de una historia de 1920 por F. Scott Fitzgerald y trata sobre un hombre que nació con ochenta años y año tras año rejuvenecía. Los acontecimientos por los que pasa Benjamin son tan extraordinarios y comunes como podría ser la vida de cualquier hombre, desde su nacimiento en el año de 1918 en Nueva Orleans, su trabajo el alta mar, el bombardeo de pearl Harbor, hasta el regresao a su viejo hogar. Dirigida por David Fincher (Zodiaco, El club de la pelea) y protagonizada por Brad Pitt y Cate Blanchett, quienes caracterizan a Benjamin y Daisy, dos compañeros del alma con tiempos de vida inversos, El curioso caso de Benjamin Button es una épica aventura através del tiempo sobre las cosas que perduran como las alegrías de la vida, la tristeza de la muerte y el amor que perdura más allá del tiempo
The curious case of Benjamin Button L'étrange histoire de Benjamin Button by David Fincher( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the life and loves of Benjamin Button who was born an old man and ages in reverse
Panic room ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg and her daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders during a brutal home invasion. But the room itself is the focal point because what the intruders really want is inside it
Fight club El club de la pelea ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"¿Qué tanto conoces de ti mismo si nunca has estado en una pelea?. Brad Pitt (Seven conoce a Joe Black), y Edward Norton (Historia Americana X, La raíz del miedo), traen a la pantalla avasalladoras actuaciones en esta original historia de humor negro de David Finche, el director de Seven. Norton interpreta a Jack, un insome crónico desesperado por escapar de su insoportable aburrida vida. Es entonces cuando conoce a Tyler Durden (Pitt), un carismático vendedor de jabones con una filosofía de vida retorcida. Tyler cree que la autoestima es sólo para los débiles y que en realidad la autodestrucción es lo que hace que la vida valga la pena. Inesperadamente, Jack y Tyler están dándose unas palizas hasta romperse los dientes en un estacionamiento, un catártico festín de golpes que les lleva a un estado psicológico de máximos extremos. Para inducir a otros hombres a probar las delicias de la simple violencia física, Jack y Tyler forman un Club de la Pelea secreto que adquiere un éxito sin precedentes. Pero hay una impactante sorpresa para jack que lo cambiará todo."--Envase
La Red social ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Red social de David Fincher es la sensacional historia de un nuevo tipo de insurgente cultural: un joven genio que desató una revolución y cambió la forma de la intracción humana para una generación y quizá para siempre. Esta película magníficamente filmada, con brutalidad y un humor inesperado, describe la creación de Facebook y las batallas sobre el derecho de su propiedad que siguieron al incomensurable éxito de este sitio Web. Con un guión complejo e incisivo de Aaron Sorkin y un brillante raprto que incluye a Jesse Eisenberg, Adrew Garfield y Justin Timberlake, Red Social te hará testigo del nacimiento de un idea que replanteó la estructura de la sociedad al mismo tiempo que deshizo la amistad de sus creadores--estuche
The social network ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
On a night in autumn in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications
Bendzhamina Battona ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Daisy Fuller Williams is on her deathbed in a New Orleans hospital the day that Hurricane Katrina hits. At her side is her adult daughter, Caroline. Daisy asks Caroline to read to her aloud from the diary of Daisy's lifelong friend, Benjamin Button. Benjamin's diary recounts his entire extraordinary life. The unusual aspect of his life is that he ages backwards, being born an old man. He is diagnosed with several aged diseases at birth and thus given little chance of survival. He does survive and gets younger with time. Abandoned by Thomas Button, his biological father, after Benjamin's biological mother dies in childbirth, Benjamin is raised by Queenie, a black woman and caregiver at a seniors' home. Daisy's grandmother was a resident, which is where she first met Benjamin. Although separated through the years, Daisy and Benjamin remain in contact throughout their lives, reconnecting in their forties when they finally match up in age. Some of the revelations in Benjamin's diary are difficult for Caroline to read
The game Gra ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Oyun The game ( visu )
in Turkish and held by 2 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."
Faito kurabu ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chaffin, Kimberly Cean.
Chaffin, Kimberly Cean 1957-
Languages
English (102)
Spanish (10)
Italian (3)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
Russian (1)
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