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Pfeiffer, Michelle 1957-

Overview
Works: 433 works in 2,346 publications in 16 languages and 53,160 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Artist, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michelle Pfeiffer
Hairspray by John Travolta( Visual )

63 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore
Scarface by Brian De Palma( Visual )

122 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the 1932 classic of the same title, Scarface follows the violent career of a smalltime Cuban refugee hoodlum who guns his way to the top of Miami's cocaine empire
The Age of Innocence by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

123 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York City in the 1870s, a rigid social code governs how people talk, walk, meet, part, dine, earn their livings, fall in love, and marry. Not a word of the code is written down anywhere, but these people have been studying it since they were born. In this elegant milieu, marriages, like treaties between nations, exist to provide for the orderly transmission of wealth; scions of old and rich families understand that their personal desires have no place in the design. One such is Newland Archer, engaged to marry pretty young May Welland. When he becomes entranced with May's cousin Ellen, the notorious Countess Olenska, every member of that class mobilizes to prevent Archer from doing anything that threatens their needs
Stardust by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

49 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Dark shadows by Tim Burton( Visual )

39 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imprisoned vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate has fallen into ruin. The dysfunctional remnants of the Collins family have fared little better and are in need of his protection
I am Sam by Jessie Nelson( Visual )

51 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Dawson has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He works at a Starbucks and is obsessed with the Beatles. He has a daughter with a homeless woman; she abandons them as soon as they leave the hospital. He names his daughter Lucy Diamond (after the Beatles song), and raises her. But as she reaches age 7 herself, Sam's limitations start to become a problem at school; she's intentionally holding back to avoid looking smarter than him. The authorities take her away, and Sam shames high-priced lawyer Rita Harrison into taking his case pro bono. In the process, he teaches her a great deal about love, and whether it's really all you need
Dangerous Liaisons by Stephen Frears( Visual )

137 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil challenges rakish Valmont to seduce a virtuous young married woman, never suspecting that he would violate his personal credo and fall in love
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by Michael Hoffman( Visual )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the village of Monte Athena in Italy at the turn of the 19th century, necklines are high, parents are rigid, and marriage is seldom a matter of love. Thus, Demetrius and Lysander both want Hermia but she only has eyes for Lysander, while her father wants only Demetrius for his son-in-law. Poor Helena burns hot for Demetrius, who avoids her like the plague. Meanwhile, fairy king Oberon is engaged in a battle of wits with his queen, Titania, and has commanded a trick of Puck, which naturally goes horribly wrong. They are all in the enchanted wood on a midsummer's eve, coming out in the end charged with a gift from the fairies--an enchanted eroticism--that sweeps them away to bed chambers and weddings. The film celebrates love's ability to alter reality while quietly acknowledging that any attempt to portray the feeling of love ultimately falls short
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces : the bizarre, sinister Penguin and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman. Can Batman battle two formidable foes at once ?
Sinbad, legend of the seven seas by Patrick Gilmore( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinbad, a daring and notorious rogue, has spent his life sailing the seven seas asking for trouble. Now he has been framed for stealing a priceless and powerful treasure--the Book of Peace. Sinbad has one chance to find and return the precious book, and battle the Goddess of Chaos or his best friend Proteus will die
White oleander by Janet Fitch( Visual )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence
What lies beneath by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

51 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor's wife thinks she is being haunted by her husband's dead mistress
One fine day by Michael Hoffman( Visual )

58 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two single parents are inadvertently thrown together for one chaotic day -- and love, of course, blooms
People like us by Chris Pine( Visual )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sam ... is a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman whose latest deal collapses the day he learns his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home to put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. While there, he uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down--he has a 30-year-old sister he never knew existed"--Container
Ladyhawke by Richard Donner( Visual )

48 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a 13th century European legend about a beautiful maiden, a stalwart knight and a pickpocket. The knight and the lady were once lovers, but the curse of the jealous Bishop of Aquila has fated them to be "always together, eternally apart". By day, she is a hawk; by night he is a wolf. Only as night turns into day can they share a sorrowful glimpse of what once had been. The knight and the pickpocket unite in an attempt to break into the Bishop's stronghold to end the evil spell
Dangerous minds by Hollywood Pictures( Visual )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an ex-Marine becomes a high school teacher, she is assigned to a tough class of inner-city teenagers
The family by Luc Besson( Visual )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mafia boss and his family are relocated to a sleepy town in France under the witness protection program after snitching on the mob. Despite Agent Stansfield's ... best efforts to keep them in line, Fred Blake..., his wife Maggie..., and their children ..., can't help resorting to old habits by handling their problems the 'family' way. Chaos ensues as their former Mafia cronies try to track them down, and scores are settled in the unlikeliest of settings"--Container
The witches of Eastwick by George Miller( Visual )

34 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "witches" are three modern-day women yearning for Mr. Right in a quaint New England town. Wealthy Daryl Van Horne arrives in town and sets out to prove he's a devil with the ladies
The prince of Egypt by Brenda Chapman( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated retelling of the early life of Moses, up through the triumphant crossing of the Red Sea
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two pairs of star-crossed lovers, a feuding pair of supernatural sprites and a love potion gone awry all come together in an enchanted moonlit forest, the result is a delightful mix of merriment and magic
 
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The Age of Innocence
Alternative Names
Michaela Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer actrice américaine

Michelle Pfeiffer actriz estadounidense

Michelle Pfeiffer aktorka amerykańska

Michelle Pfeiffer Amerikaans acteur

Michelle Pfeiffer Amerikaans actrice

Michelle Pfeiffer attrice statunitense

Michelle Pfeiffer US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Michelle Pfeifferová

Mišel Fajfer

Mişel Pfayfer

Mišela Feifere

Pfeiffer, Michelle Marie.

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Мишел Пфайфър

Мишел Фајфер

Мишель Пфайффер

Мішель Пфайфер

Мішэль Пфайфер

Мішэль Пфайфэр

Միշել Պֆայֆեր

מישל פייפר

ميشيل فايفر

میشل فایفر

มิเชลล์ ไฟฟ์เฟอร์

მიშელ პფაიფერი

미셸 파이퍼

ミシェル・ファイファー

米歇尔·法伊弗

米雪·菲花

米雪菲花

蜜雪兒·菲佛

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