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Perry, Tyler

Overview
Works: 350 works in 1,138 publications in 7 languages and 55,751 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Melodrama  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Composer, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, fmd, Other, fmp, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tyler Perry
Gone Girl by David Fincher( Visual )

35 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne (Ben Afleck) reports that his beautiful wife, Amy (Rosamund Pike), has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?"--Publisher description
Precious (based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Lee Daniels( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,218 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
Vice by Amy Adams( Visual )

11 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and French and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governor George W. Bush of Texas picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co, to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defence secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world
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 1,832 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 )

46 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,753 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 by Dave Green( Visual )

23 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,644 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
Diary of a mad black woman by Darren Grant( Visual )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,607 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
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 1,521 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 1,499 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 )

13 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,479 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 )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,234 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 )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,212 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 )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to being saddled with an unruly foster teen, Madea has two troubled nieces to deal with. Lisa is engaged to an abusive and controlling investment banker and Vanessa is finding it difficult to open herself to the affection of a bus driver/artist Frankie because of childhood abuse. Wreaking havoc on both of the girls's lives is their mother Victoria
Nobody's fool( Visual )

20 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om haar leven weer op orde te krijgen gaat de losbandige Tanya wonen bij haar keurige zus Danica. De twee zijn volstrekte tegenpolen waardoor hilarische en bizarre situaties ontstaan
Tyler Perry's Madea goes to jail by Tyler Perry( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,179 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 1,136 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 2012 in English and held by 1,118 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 )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,109 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
Madea's witness protection( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,058 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
A Madea family funeral( Visual )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyler Perry does quadruple duty, playing three characters plus the popular Aunt Madea. Madea is summoned to rural Georgia for a family get-together that turns tragic with an unexpected death. Now it's up to Madea to plan the funeral, hold the family together, and make sure no dirty family secrets get leaked. Of course, in Madea's world nothing ever goes exactly to plan, but she's determined to see it through!
 
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Don't make a black woman take off her earrings : Madea's uninhibited commentaries on love and life
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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

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