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Diaz, Melonie

Works: 20 works in 101 publications in 5 languages and 8,417 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Christmas films  Sports films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Melonie Diaz
Publications by Melonie Diaz
Most widely held works by Melonie Diaz
Fruitvale Station by Ryan Coogler( visu )
24 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Ryan Coogler makes his feature directorial debut with this drama centered on the tragic shooting of Oscar Grant (Michael B. Jordan), a vibrant 22-year-old Bay Area father who was senselessly gunned down by BART officers on New Year's Day in 2009, and whose murder sent shockwaves through the nation after being captured on camera by his fellow passengers
Be kind rewind by Michel Gondry( visu )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
Two local outcasts attempt to save a local video store. Amateur film director Mike must find a way to save the business after his magnetized friend, Jerry, erases every movie in the store. Using an outdated video camera and their own special effects, the two embark on an adventure to remake all the movies, from "Ghostbusters" to "Driving Miss Daisy," turning the two town misfits into local celebrities
Nothing like the holidays by Guthrie CSD( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
For the first time in years the entire Rodriguez clan comes home to Chicago to celebrate Christmas where traditions will be celebrated. During the course of this eventful week they will celebrate one member's safe return from Iraq, secrets will be revealed, old resentments forgotten, each family member will learn something about themselves and each other, and the healing power of laughter will work its magic
The cobbler by Tom McCarthy( visu )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world in a new way. Sometimes walking in another man's shoes is the only way one can discover who they really are
Hamlet 2 by Grigoriĭ Mikhaĭlovich Kozint︠s︡ev( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
When his Tucson, AZ school's theater department is threatened to be cut, failed-actor-turned-high-school-drama-teacher Dana Marschz writes a play that he hopes will solve everything. He decides to write a sequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet. Now, the drama department will stage one of the most politically incorrect musical extravaganzas ever seen. Dana and his class will put it all on the line for a night of conflict and controversial
Raising Victor Vargas by Peter Sollett( visu )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Victor doesn't have much, but he knows that he wants Judy, the prettiest girl in the projects. His grandmother doesn't approve, his siblings don't want to believe him and Judy seems to have other plans in mind
Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
A guide to recognizing your saints by Dito Montiel( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
A writer returns to his home neighborhood of Astoria, Queens for the first time in 15 years
Feel the noise ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 libraries worldwide
After a run-in with local criminals, aspiring Harlem rapper Rob flees to a place and father he never knew, and finds his salvation in Reggaeton, a spicy blend of hip-hop, reggae and Latin beats. Puerto Rico is the spiritual home of Reggaeton, and inspires Rob and his half-brother Javi to pursue their dream of becoming Reggaeton stars. Together with a dancer named C.C., they learn what it means to stay true to themselves and each other. They overcome obstacles in love, greed and pride, all culminating in an explosive performance at New York's Puerto Rican Day Parade
Save the date ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
After Sarah breaks up with her boyfriend, she turns to Beth, her sister, for support. However, Beth is too busy obsessing over the details of her own wedding. When Sarah finds herself caught up in a rebound romance, she is forced to examine her fears of commitment and vulnerability and decide if she is better off staying single or risking everything on love
American son ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
The powerful story of a young Marine who is fresh from Camp Pendleton. He is forced to confront the complexities of adulthood and a volatile home life during his four-day Thanksgiving leave back home before being deployed for active duty in Iraq
Itty bitty titty committee by Jamie Babbit( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
New grrrl on the block falls in with a gang of feisty feminists and then falls in love with the leader of the pack. Unfortunately, she has a girlfriend and, as they say, drama ensues
I'll come running ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A waitress in Austin, Texas, falls for the gangly, self-satisfied charms of a Danish tourist who became famous as a child star in his homeland and has the complacent air of someone whose best days are behind him and knows it. Their sweaty, passionate fling seems perfect for both of them until an unexpected event sends Diaz off to Denmark. Now it's the waitress who is the fish out of water struggling to survive in a cross-cultural mash-up that's both funny, confusing and surprisingly moving. This movie is described as a "broken romantic comedy" by the director, who wanted to make, "a romance that's honest and funny about the pain and mixed feelings and unpleasant surprises that go with the territory."--Publisher info
Remember the daze ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
"This comedy looks through the eyes of a handful of teenagers who make their way through the last day of high school in the last year of the past millennium and provides a glimpse into the teenage wasteland of 1999 suburbia"--Container
Supporting characters ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Film editors and best friends Nick and Darryl find their personal lives in an uproar when they take on the job of editing a botched comedy by a director who has disappeared
Nächster Halt Fruitvale Station ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Itty Bitty Titty Committee ein Film ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Prossima fermata Fruitvale Station ( visu )
in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
La notte di capodanno del 2009, mentre con la fidanzata e gli amici sta rientrando verso casa, Oscar Grant, 22 anni, viene prelevato dalla polizia della stazione della metropolitana di Fruitvale, San Francisco, e perforato al polmone dal proiettile di un poliziotto che ha perso la testa. (Mymovies)
From an objective point of view Today I found out ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Today I found out: A teenage girl tries to make sense of the world around her when she finds out her best friend is pregnant
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Drückende Sommerhitze in New Yorks Lower East Side. Hier teilen sich Victor, sein Bruder Nino und seine Schwester Vicki ein Zimmer in der kleinen Wohnung ihrer resoluten Großmutter, die strengen Blickes über die heranwachsenden Jugendlichen wacht. Victor, der älteste der drei Geschwister und deshalb unter besonderer Beobachtung seiner Großmutter, hält sich für einen unwiderstehlichen Verführer und für den besten Lover, den das Viertel je gesehen hat. Lässig hängt er sich das weiße Unterhemd über die Schulter, lässt die Muskeln spielen und leckt sich mit der Zunge lasziv über die Lippen, weil er das für die ultimative Masche hält, um bei den Mädchen anzukommen. Auf diese Weise glaubt er auch Judy Gonzales begeistern zu können, das hübscheste Mädchen in der Nachbarschaft. Doch Judy lässt ihn eiskalt abblitzen. Als er mit ihrem jüngeren Bruder einen Deal eingeht, scheint Victor zunächst Erfolg zu haben: Judy akzeptiert ihn als ihren "neuen Typen". Dafür hat Victor nun zu Hause Probleme: Seine starrköpfige Großmutter sieht bei ihrem frühreifen Enkel nur schlechte Manieren. Aus Angst, er könne seine Geschwister verderben, will sie ihn ins Heim verfrachten. Victor will das Vertrauen seiner Großmutter wiedergewinnen, aber andererseits auch von seinen Geschwistern und natürlich vor allem von Judy anerkannt sein. So muss er lernen, dass es nicht dasselbe ist, den großen Mann zu markieren oder wirklich ein Mann zu sein... Quelle: arte
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Alternative Names
Melonie Diaz actrice américaine
Melonie Diaz Amerikaans acteur
Melonie Diaz Amerikaans actrice
Melonie Diaz amerikansk skådespelare
Melonie Diaz amerikansk skodespelar
Melonie Diaz amerikansk skuespiller
Melonie Diaz attrice statunitense
Melonie Diaz US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Мелони Диас
ملونی دیاز بازیگر آمریکایی
멜로니 디아즈
English (89)
German (6)
French (3)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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