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Shapiro, Theodore 1971-

Overview
Works: 191 works in 635 publications in 5 languages and 42,119 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Spy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Historical films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Performer, Contributor, Creator, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Theodore Shapiro
Publications by Theodore Shapiro
Most widely held works by Theodore Shapiro
The Devil Wears Prada by David Frankel( visu )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,897 libraries worldwide
Miranda is the editor of "Runway" magazine. She is a terror to everyone who is around. Her first assistant strives to please her, but can't quite pull it off. Enter Andy, a young woman who knows nothing of the fashion industry and has never read the magazine. Nonetheless, Miranda, hires her a second assistant. When Miranda demands that she obtain the next unpublished Harry Potter manuscript, it forces Andy to dig it up in order to please her boss. With the help of one of the magazine's fashion editors, she gets a complete makeover and a new security. As she is whisked away to Paris with Miranda, Andy faces all of the glamor that could be hers and is forced to make the decision of where she wants to be in her life
Marley & me by David Frankel( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 2,087 libraries worldwide
John and Jen are journalists who are a newly married couple. Marley is the adopted puppy that no one wants, a high-strung lab who is virtually untrainable. Marley shreds cushions, destroys floors and walls and most everything in between. Instead of taking him to the pound, they love their dog and he faithfully loves them in return. John and Jen eventually have three children and Jen gives up her career to be a mom. John's career continues to advance as he carves a niche as a local columnist. The family moves from Florida to Pennsylvania. John struggles with his own career direction, but Marley remains the constant. A memoir of Philadelphia Inquirer columnist John Grogan's life with his yellow Labrador retriever
13 going on 30 by Gary Winick( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,004 libraries worldwide
Jenna makes a wish on her 13th birthday to be 30 and grown up. When she wakes up the next day she finds herself, miraculously, just weeks away from her 30th birthday. The new, older Jenna is a successful magazine editor with friends in high places and a lion's share of potential suitors. The problem is that her mind hasn't matured with her body and Jenna finds it a little more terrifying than cool to be living on her own
Along came Polly by Jennifer Aniston( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,782 libraries worldwide
Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,761 libraries worldwide
Ben Stiller directs and stars in this reimagining of the classic James Thurber story. Walter Mitty (Stiller) escapes his mundane and lonely life by disappearing inside his own head, where his daydreams consist of heroic acts and fantastic adventures in which he always gets the girl (Kristen Wiig). When his job at Life magazine is endangered by ongoing changes in technology, Walter takes it upon himself to save his career by embarking on a real-life adventure beyond even his own imagination
Hope springs by Colin Firth( visu )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
David Frankel directs this comedy drama about a middle-aged couple who seek professional help after running into marital problems. Scripted by Vanessa Taylor, the film tells the story of Arnold and Maeve Soames (Tommy Lee Jones and Meryl Streep), who have hit the rocks after 30 years of marriage. Recognising that they must face the problems in their relationship, they decide to attend an 'intense counseling weekend', where they are taken under the wing of impassioned couples therapist Dr Bernie Feld (Steve Carrell)
Dodgeball : a true underdog story by Rawson Marshall Thurber( visu )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
Peter LaFleur is a charismatic underachiever and the proprietor of a rundown gym called Average Joe's. The facility's ecclectic cleintele is decidedly less-than-your-average Joes. Peter's humble gym catches the eye of White Goodman, the egomaniacal owner of Globo Gym. White places a foreclosing attorney inside the Average Joe's establishment to finalize his takeover of the gym, but attorney Kate is won over by Peter's boyish charm and joins the Average Joe's team. The only way to save the Average Joe's gym is to win a showdown dodgeball competition against Globo Gym, but can his ragtag team win?
St. Vincent by Bill Murray( visu )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
"Maggie, a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her twelve-year old son, Oliver. Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a desire for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper, named Daka, Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine, race track, strip club, and a dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart." -- Back of container
Trumbo by Jay Roach( visu )
8 editions published in 2016 in German and English and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
The successful career of 1940s screenwriter Dalton Trumbo comes to a crushing end when he and other Hollywood figures are blacklisted for their political beliefs. It tells the story of his fight against the U.S. government and studio bosses in a war over words and freedom, which entangled everyone in Hollywood from Hedda Hopper and John Wayne to Kirk Douglas and Otto Preminger
Starsky & Hutch by Todd Phillips( visu )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1970s Bay City, two undercover police detective, Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson and Dave Starsky, always seem to get the toughest cases from their boss, Captain Dobey. They rely on their street informer Huggy Bear and race to the scene of the crimes in their souped-up 1974 Ford Torino hot rod. The two are on their first big case which involves a former college campus drug dealer who has gone on to become a white collar criminal dealing in a new "undetectable" form of cocaine
Spy by Paul Feig( visu )
5 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
Melissa McCarthy, Jude Law and Allison Janney star in this action comedy written, produced and directed by Paul Feig. Susan Cooper (McCarthy) took a job at the CIA with hopes of one day becoming a field agent. Years on, she is still stuck behind a desk as an unappreciated analyst with her partner (Law) being the one getting his hands dirty. When all the top agents' identities are compromised, Susan volunteers to go deep undercover in a sting designed to capture one of the world's most notorious arms dealers. The all-star cast also includes Peter Serafinowicz, Miranda Hart, Jason Statham and Rose Byrne
The pirates! : band of misfits by Peter Lord( visu )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,452 libraries worldwide
"Set sail for a fun-filled voyage and hilarious pirate antics with the biggest Band of Misfits on the seven seas! When the infamous pirate captain is shunned once again by his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz, he sets his sights to win the coveted Pirate of the Year Award! With his trusted dodo, Polly and rag-tag crew at his side, the Pirate Captain will need to battle a diabolical queen, save a young scientist and never lose sight of what a pirate loves best: Adventure!"--Container
Ghostbusters ( visu )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat
You, Me and Dupree by Owen Wilson( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
For newlyweds Carl and Molly Peterson, life is sweet. With a nice house and established careers, nothing seems to get in the newlyweds way. However, Carl's best friend, Dupree, has just been displaced from his home and fired from his job because of attending their wedding. Taking his friend in for what should just be a few days, turns into a lot more than they bargained for. Especially when Dupree overstays his welcome and in causes one hilarious catastrophe after another for his newlywed hosts
Did you hear about the Morgans? by Marc Lawrence( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program
I love you, man by Paul Rudd( visu )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
After Peter gets engaged to the woman of his dreams, he realizes he has not one friend to serve as his best man. To rectify the situation, he goes on a series of man-dates before he meets Sydney Fife, with whom he instantly bonds. While Peter and Sydney become closer, his relationship with his fiancee begins to suffer, forcing him to choose between her or his new B.F.F
Zoolander 2 ( visu )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
Beloved model Derek Zoolander and his rival-turned-partner Hansel are facing a threat to their continued success
We're the Millers ( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,254 libraries worldwide
A drug dealer, a stripper, and two teenagers who are all down on their luck decide to pose as a family of four in order to smuggle a large shipment of drugs across the United States-Mexico border
Fun with Dick and Jane by Columbia Pictures( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,238 libraries worldwide
In the year 2000, Dick gets a plum promotion as a mega-corporate communications director. His boss is preparing to bail out of the company just before stock prices plummet. Dick's wife Jane has quit her job as a travel agent, so when the corporate stocks hit rock bottom, Dick and Jane are left penniless and desperate. They decide to resort to petty thievery and this eventually gets them plotting high-stakes revenge against the greedy executives who ruined their lives
Old school by Todd Phillips( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
Three middle-aged men disenchanted with their lives, try to relive their youth by moving into a house on a college campus and start hanging out with a group of misfit college students, losers, and retirees
 
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Alternative Names
Shapiro, Teddy.
Shapiro, Teddy 1971-
Teddy Shapiro
Theodore Shapiro Amerikaans componist
Theodore Shapiro amerikansk komponist
Theodore Shapiro amerikansk kompositör
Theodore Shapiro compositeur américain
Theodore Shapiro compositore statunitense
Theodore Shapiro US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist
Теодор Шапиро
תיאודור שפירו
تئودور شاپیرو آهنگساز آمریکایی
시어도어 샤피로 미국의 영화 음악 작곡가
セオドア・シャピロ
佘多爾·夏比洛
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