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Nichols, Mike

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Most widely held works by Mike Nichols
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

69 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. And when the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams. But there's one problem-- she's Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee( Visual )

102 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple is invited to the home of a professor and his sharp-tongued wife, and are treated to verbal battles by their hosts
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

43 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson is best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he is a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of the maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
The birdcage by Mike Nichols( Visual )

76 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family: Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

51 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,097 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
The Remains of the Day by James Ivory( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Hopkins stars as Stevens, the perfect English butler who blindly admires his master, Lord Darlington - even as Darlington enters into dangerous negotiations with the Nazis. Emma Thompson co-stars as the estate's housekeeper, a high-spirited, strong-minded young woman who threatens to crack the steely reserve of Mr. Stevens
Closer by Mike Nichols( Visual )

60 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of relationships and fidelity as it follows the tangled web created by four people is put under the microscope. Their lives become entangled in various forms of relationships, and ultimately, someone is sure to get hurt
Wit by Margaret Edson( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devastating illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols( Visual )

89 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of fliers in the Mediterranean during World War II, Catch-22 is an anti-war satire
Working girl by Mike Nichols( Visual )

71 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young secretary in New York named Tess McGill has the brains, looks and charm to make it big. All she needs is the right haircut, clothes and job. The opportunity arises when her classy, seductive and treacherous boss breaks a leg skiing. Tess steps into her job, her apartment and her clothes, and all sorts of witty and romantic things follow!
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

56 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife
Silkwood by Mike Nichols( Visual )

78 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen Silkwood becomes contaminated with plutonium at her job, voices her protest at the indifference and denial of her company, and becomes a threat to the entire nuclear industry and the government agencies that monitor it. Based on a true story
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( Visual )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless lawyer is shot during a robbery attempt and must rebuild his life without any memory of his past
Postcards from the edge( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Carrie Fisher about her life in the Hollywood fast lane. Suzanne Vale is a wise-cracking, vulnerable actress determined to jump start her failing career. Her mother, an aging movie star is the definitive portrait of Hollywood's gutsy glamour queens and, of course, offers her daughter only razor sharp humor and searing honesty
The prisoner of Second Avenue: a new comedy by Neil Simon( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Domestic comedy. A middle-aged couple have to cope with declining facilities of New York (City) apartment houses, as well as tensions which metropolitan and national affairs engender, such as unemployment. 2 acts, 5 scenes, 2 men, 4 women, 1 interior
Faces of America : with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faces of America introduces a wide range of cultural figures--representing a vast range of cultural and ethnic roots--to their ancestors and their stories, from the old country through the journey to America. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of authors, actors, musicians, athletes, educators, intellectuals and discovers stories and figures that had been forgotten or lost through the generations. Through original documents and photos, the program explores the dynamic and shifting relationship America had with new immigrants in the 20th century. Along the way, Gates offers up a rich pageant of immigrant stories and reminds viewers that, if you trace the lineage of almost any American family back far enough, you will find an immigrant story
Carnal knowledge by Mike Nichols( Visual )

38 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the sexual triumphs and disasters of two American men as it traces their lives from college days to middle age
Neil Simon's Biloxi blues by Mike Nichols( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugene, a raw recruit from Brooklyn, is sent to boot camp in Biloxi, Mississippi, where he expects the army to be dolls, doughnuts, and USO dances. Instead, he encounters a tough drill sergeant and a platoon of often hostile recruits
Wolf by Mike Nichols( Visual )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Nicholson and Michelle Pfeiffer star in 'Wolf', a wickedly funny, wildlly romantic, white-knuckle thriller. James Spader...Kate Nelligan...Christopher Plummer...and David Hyde Pierce...co-star in this beastly tale of love and betrayal with equal measures of humor, passion and delicious terror."--container
The day of the dolphin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jake Terrell has successfully trained a pair of dolphins to speak and understand English. When they are stolen, Dr. Terrell learns they will be used in an assassination attempt unless he can stop it
 
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Maiks Nikolss

Mike Nichols Amerikaans filmregisseur

Mike Nichols cineasta estadounidense de origen alemán

Mike Nichols réalisateur américain, d’origine allemande

Mike Nichols regista statunitense

Mike Nichols reżyser amerykański

Mike Nichols US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Schauspieler

Nichols, Michael I. 1931-2014

Nichols, Michael Igor Peschwsky

Nichols, Michael Igor Peschwsky 1931-

Nichols, Michael Igor Peschwsky 1931-2014

Nichols, Michael Peschwsky 1931-2014

Peschkowsky, Michael Igor.

Peschkowsky, Michael Igor 1931-

Peschkowsky, Michael Igor 1931-2014

Peschkowsky, Mikhail Igor

Peschkowsky, Mikhail Igor 1931-2014

Μάικ Νίκολς

Майк Никълс

Майк Ніколс

Мајк Николс

Николс, Майк

מייק ניקולס

מייק ניקולס שחקן אמריקאי

مايك نيكولز

مایک نیکولز بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

মাইক নিকোলস

മൈക്ക് നിക്കോൾസ്

მაიკ ნიკოლსი

니콜스, 마이크 1931-

마이크 니컬스

ニコルズ, マイク

マイク・ニコルズ

迈克·尼科尔斯

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