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Streep, Meryl

Overview
Works: 1,190 works in 4,247 publications in 10 languages and 125,669 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Musical films  War films  Romance films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Contributor, Speaker, Author, Other, Singer, Artist, Host, Costume designer, Commentator, Interviewer, Creator, Dancer, vac, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Meryl Streep
The deer hunter by Michael Cimino( Visual )

111 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks a group of steelworker pals from a Pennsylvania blast furnace to the cool hunting grounds of the Alleghenies to the lethal cauldron of Vietnam. Shows what happens to friendship and courage under stress
Out of Africa by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

85 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its people and the maverick adventurer, Denys Finch Hatton
The hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

69 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
Mamma mia! by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

48 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20-year-old Sophie is preparing to marry at her mother's hotel on a Greek island. She has a carefree life, a loving fiancee, and great friends. She is only missing one thing: a father. By reading her mother's diary she discovers that she has three possible fathers. Sophie secretly invites all three men to the wedding in a desperate bid to discover which of them is her father. But not all goes according to plan. Now, old loves are re-kindled, new loves are formed, and Sophie risks everything to discover the true identity of her father
The devil wears Prada by David Frankel( Visual )

55 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 3,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miranda, editor of "Runway" magazine, is a terror to everyone around her. 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 as second assistant. With the help of one of the magazine's fashion editors, she gets a complete makeover and new security, and 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
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life of one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
The iron lady by Meryl Streep( Visual )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levensverhaal van de eerste vrouwelijke Britse premier Margaret Thatcher (1925-) die in de jaren zeventig en tachtig van de 20e eeuw strijd voerde om de macht en tegen de vakbonden en de Argentijnen op de Falklandeilanden
The bridges of Madison County by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

66 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-traveling National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid is on assignment to photograph the bridges of Madison County, Iowa. He stops for directions at Francesca Johnson's farmhouse, and passion ignites
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )

41 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. Father Flynn is a charismatic priest who is trying to upend the schools' strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier. The Sister is the iron-gloved principal who believes in the power of fear and discipline. With the winds of political change, the school has just accepted its first black student, Donald Miller. But when Sister James shares with Sister Aloysius her suspicion that Father Flynn is paying too much personal attention to Donald, Sister Aloysius sets off on a personal crusade to unearth the truth and to expunge Flynn from the school. Now, without any proof, besides her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius locks into a battle of wills with Father Flynn. This threatens to tear apart the community with it's irrevocable consequence
Sophie's choice by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

69 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophie Zawistowska, the tragic Polish Catholic beauty who, having survived Auschwitz, has settled in America after World War II. The time is 1947. Stingo, a 22 year-old aspiring writer from rural Virginia, is drawn to Sophie and Nathan--a madly romantic couple whose instability and flamboyance utterly capture this young man's imagination. The deeper Stingo sinks into these people's lives, the more he learns that each harbors terrible and terrifying secrets
Kramer vs. Kramer by Robert Benton( Visual )

56 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back. Ted's new life and his right to raise his child will now be tested in a court of law
Into the woods by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

21 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern twist on several of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. This humorous and heartfelt musical follows the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel, all tied together by an original story involving a baker and his wife, their wish to begin a family and their interaction with the witch who has put a curse on them
August: Osage County by John Wells( Visual )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The darkly hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional mother who raised them"--Container
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( Visual )

47 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his army unit is ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saves his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, Major Ben Marco, is knocked unconscious. Using the incident for political gain, Shaw eventually becomes a vice-presidential nominee, but Marco is haunted by dreams of what really happened in Iraq. As Marco investigates, the story begins to unravel. He begins to figure that the entire unit was kidnapped and brainwashed as part of a plot to get Shaw into the White House. Now the Manchurian Global corporation appears desperate to stop him from finding out
The Giver by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
It's complicated by nancy meyers ( '09 ) movie( Visual )

21 editions published in 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious look at marriage, divorce, and everything in between. With a thriving Santa Barbara bakery, a new romance heating up, and her divorce finally behind her, Jane Adler has her life all figured out, until she finds herself trapped between the perfect new beau and her philandering ex-husband who's determined to win her back. When opposites attract all over again, will love be sweeter the second time around? It's complicated
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Wes Anderson( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Fox live an idyllic home life with their son Ash and visiting young nephew Kristofferson. But after twelve years of quiet domesticity, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr. Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community. Trapped underground without enough food to go around, the animals band together to fight against the evil Farmers--Boggis, Bunce and Bean--who are determined to capture the audacious, fantastic Mr. Fox at any cost. In the end, he uses his natural instincts to save his family and friends
Manhattan by Woody Allen( Visual )

78 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Davis is a successful comedy writer whose wife, having left him for another woman, is now embarking on a book about their failed marriage. Isaac happily consoles himself in the arms of an adoring 17 year-old schoolgirl until he meets someone closer to his own age, who happens to be his best friend's mistress
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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Alternative Names
Maria Ludovica Streep

Meril Strip

Merila Strīpa

Meryl Streep actrice amricaine

Meryl Streep actriz estadounidense

Meryl Streep aktorka amerykańska

Meryl Streep Amerikaans filmacteur

Meryl Streep amerikai sznsznő

Meryl Streep amerikansk skuespillerinde

Meryl Streep attrice, doppiatrice e produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Meryl Streep skuespiller fra USA

Meryl Streep US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Meryl Streepov

Shicuipu, Meili

Stirīb, Mīrīl

Streep, Maria Ludovica

Streep, Mary Louis

Streep, Mary Louise.

Streep Mary Louise 1949-....

Streep, Meryl Louise 1949-

Streepov, Meryl

Striĭp, Meril

Strip, Meri Luz

Strip, Meri Luiza

Strip, Meril

Strīpa, Mērija Luīza

Strīpa, Merila

Stryp, Mėry Luiza

Stryp, Mėryl

Sutorīpu, Meriru

Sŭt'ŭrip, Meril

Μέριλ Στριπ

Στριπ, Μέριλ

Мерйл Стрийп

Мерил Стрип американска актерка

Мерил Стрип американская актриса театра и кино

Мерил Стрип Америкийн жүжигчин

Меріл Стріп американська акторка, яка працює в театрі, на телебаченні та в кіно

Мэрыл Стрып

Стрийп, Мерйл

Стрип, Мери Луиза

Стрип, Мерил

Стрып, Мэры Луіза

Стрып, Мэрыл

Стріп, Мері Луїз

Стріп, Меріл

Մերիլ Սթրիփ

מריל סטריפ

סטריפ, מריל

ستريب، ميريل

مریل استریپ صداپیشه و بازیگر آمریکایی

ميريل ستريب

مێرل ستریپ

मेराइल स्ट्रिप

मेरिल स्ट्रीप

मेरिल स्ट्रीप ऑस्कर पुरस्कार विजेती अभिनेत्री.

মেরিল স্ট্রিপ

ਮੇਰਿਲ ਸਟਰੀਪ

மெரில் ஸ்ட்ரீப்

മെറിൽ സ്ട്രീപ്

เมอรีล สตรีป

မယ်ရီ စထရိ

მერილ სტრიპი

메릴 스트립

스트립, 메릴

ストリープ, メリル

メリル・ストリープ

史翠普, 梅麗

梅麗史翠普

梅麗史翠普 美国女演员

梅麗史翠普

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