WorldCat Identities

Perry, Tyler

Overview
Works: 339 works in 1,091 publications in 6 languages and 54,726 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Melodrama  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Composer, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, fmp, Other, Conceptor, fmd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Tyler Perry
Gone Girl by David Fincher( Visual )

34 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scene of bloody violence, some strong sexual content/nudity, and language
Precious (based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Lee Daniels( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, who discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
Tyler Perry's Why did I get married too? by Tyler Perry( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathered together in the Bahamas for their annual one-week reunion, four close couples eagerly reconnect, sharing news about their lives and relationships. But their intimate week in paradise is disrupted by the unexpected arrival of Sheila's ex-husband, Mike, who hopes to break up her new marriage with Troy and win her back. With their relationships hanging in the balance when they return home, each couple must choose between blame and forgiveness
Alex Cross( Visual )

41 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the young homicide detective/psychologist as he meets his match in a serial killer. The two face off in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse, but when the mission gets personal, Cross is pushed to the edge of his moral and psychological limits in this taut and exciting action thriller
Teenage mutant ninja turtles : out of the shadows( Visual )

23 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After super villain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his new crew, they find themselves facing an even greater evil with similar intentions: the notorious Krang
A Madea Christmas( Visual )

26 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea gets coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas, but the biggest surprise is what they'll find when they arrive. As the small, rural town prepares for its annual Christmas Carnival, new secrets are revealed and old relationships are tested while Madea dishes her own brand of Christmas Spirit to all
Diary of a mad black woman by Darren Grant( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles, an attorney, and Helen, the devoted wife, seem to have everything: money, a beautiful mansion, the American Dream. But just as Helen prepares to celebrate their 18th wedding anniversary, her life takes a twist
Vice by Amy Adams( Visual )

8 editions published in 2019 in English and French and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Dick Cheney, the forty-sixth vice president of the United States, and how he quietly became the most powerful man in the world
Don't make a black woman take off her earrings : Madea's uninhibited commentaries on love and life by Tyler Perry( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea is a fictitous character featured in Tyler Parry's movies and stage shows. This book is full of her hilarious "advice" on such topics as romance, love and marriage, kids, beauty, etiquette, health, finances, the Bible and the church, and gun care
For colored girls by Oz Scott( Visual )

34 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
The star by Steven Yeun( Visual )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas
Tyler Perry's The family that preys by Tyler Perry( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy socialite Charlotte Cartwright and her dear friend Alice Pratt, a working class woman of high ideals, have enjoyed a lasting friendship throughout many years. Their lives become mired in turmoil as their adult children's extramarital affairs, unethical business practices and a dark paternity secret threaten to derail family fortunes and unravel the lives of all involved. Alice's self-centered daughter, Andrea, is betraying her husband Chris by engaging in an affair with her boss. Charlotte's son, William is cheating on his wife Jillian. William's true focus is to replace the COO of his mothers' lucrative construction corporation. Meanwhile, Alice's other daughter Pam tries to steer the family in a more positive direction. Charlotte and Alice decide to take a cross-country road trip to rediscover themselves and possibly find a way to save their families from ruin
Daddy's little girls by Tyler Perry( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty is a blue-collar mechanic who enlists the help of a successful-but-lonely attorney while trying to gain custody of his three daughters from his treacherous ex-wife and her larcenous boyfriend. Along the way, the working relationship between the blue collar dad and his uptown attorney grows into something more. As these two people try to overcome their different backgrounds, they find love. Monty struggles to protect his children from abuse and neglect, and a community looks to purge itself from the criminals terrorizing their neighborhood
Madea's family reunion( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea has a wedding, a funeral, and a family reunion, and she did it all for 75 dollars
Tyler Perry's Madea goes to jail by Tyler Perry( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a high-speed freeway chase puts Madea in front of the judge, her reprieve is short-lived as anger management issues get the best of her and lands her in jail. A gleeful Joe couldn't be happier at Madea's misfortune. But her eccentric family members, the Browns, rally behind her, lending their special 'country' brand of support. Meanwhile, Assistant District Attorney Joshua Hardaway is on the fast track to career success. But Hardaway lands a case too personal to handle - defending Candace Washington, a woman he went to college with and who is now a prostitute and former drug addict. Handling the case would be a conflict of interest, so he asks his fiancée and fellow ADA Linda Holmes to fill in on his behalf. When Candace ends up in jail, Madea befriends the young woman, protecting her in a 'motherly' way as only Madea can
Tyler Perry's I can do bad all by myself( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only relative they have: their aunt April. A heavy-drinking nightclub singer who lives off of her married boyfriend, April wants nothing to do with them. But her attitude begins to change when Sandino, a handsome Mexican immigrant looking for work, moves into April's basement room. Making amends for his own past, Sandino challenges April to open her heart. Now, April has to decide between her old ways and the new possibilities of family, faith, and love
Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns by Tyler Perry( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funeral can be a time for laughter (and lessons) when the kooky Brown family gathers to bury Mr. Brown's 107-year-old father. If you thought Madea's family was crazy, wait till you Meet The Browns
Tyler Perry's Boo! : a Madea Halloween by Tyler Perry( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a hilarious, haunted Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens
Nobody's fool( Visual )

15 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman is released from prison, she reunites with her advertising executive sister who is madly in love with a mysterious man she met online
Madea's witness protection( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Wall Street banker has been involved with the mob in a Ponzi scheme, forcing him to enter witness protection with his family in Madea's house down South
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.09 for Tyler Perr ... to 0.66 for Tyler Perr ...)

Don't make a black woman take off her earrings : Madea's uninhibited commentaries on love and life
Covers
Tyler Perry
Alternative Names
Madea

Perry, Emmitt 1969-

Tyler Perry acteur, producteur, réalisateur, scénariste américain

Tyler Perry actor y comediante estadounidense

Tyler Perry aktor, reżyser i scenarzysta amerykański

Tyler Perry Amerikaans acteur

Tyler Perry commediografo, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Tyler Perry pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Tyler Perry US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Film- und Fernsehregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Тайлер Перри

טיילר פרי

טיילר פרי שחקן אמריקאי

تايلر بيري

تایلر پری

타일러 페리

페리, 타일러 1969-

タイラー・ペリー

泰勒·派瑞

Languages