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Griffith, Melanie 1957-

Overview
Works: 281 works in 932 publications in 8 languages and 19,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Artist, Other, Creator, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melanie Griffith
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 2,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stuart Little is back for more action-packed adventure. This time around Stuart and the reluctant Snowbell embark on a dangerous mission to rescue Stuart's new friend Margalo from a villainous falcon. But the journey proves more difficult than he ever imagines, and Stuart has to decide if he's up to the task
Working girl by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,782 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!
Nobody's fool ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who seems to have missed all his chances and made nothing of his life. However, it becomes apparent that Sully, despite his best efforts to be a n'er-do-well, is an important and beloved member of his family and his community. He is, as he says, somebody's father, somebody's grandfather, somebody's friend
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
The Bonfire of the vanities by Brian De Palma ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Wall Street wheeler-dealer has everything going his way. But one night, in the right car with the wrong woman, he took a wrong turn at the wrong place, and nothing has gone right ever since!
Something wild by Jonathan Demme ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A staid, respectable Wall Street tax consultant embarks on a crazy, erotic, wild, but ultimately dangerous, weekend
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fable set in a magical New Mexican village where everyday people are caught up in extraordinary circumstances
Buffalo girls by Rod Hardy ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary Calamity Jane searches not only for her long-lost daughter, but also for the Wild West that is now waning. Her unforgettable friends include Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Sitting Bull, and Annie Oakley
A turtle's tale Sammy's adventures ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sea turtle hatched in 1959 spends the next fifty years swimming the oceans, searching for the love of his life, and watching how global warming changed the planet
Pacific Heights ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and French and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychological thriller about two homeowners battling a pathological tenant. Protected by complex eviction laws, this sadistic schemer soon has the couple fighting to save their home and then their lives
Lolita by Stanley Kubrick ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A middle-aged man marries an oppressive widow in order to be near and carry on an affair with her nymphet daughter
Body double by Brian De Palma ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A house-sitting actor finds himself obsessed with his beautiful neighbor. When she is brutally murdered, he engages the unwitting key to the crime, porn queen Holly Body, to help him catch the killer
Shining through by David Seltzer ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II a secretary from Queens convinces her boss, a Colonel in American intelligence, to let her go undercover behind enemy lines in Germany
Celebrity by Woody Allen ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following their divorce, the lives of a restless writer and his inhibited ex-wife take off in unpredictable directions
RKO 281 ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
Crazy in Alabama ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio Banderas' directorial debut opens in the sweltering summer of 1965, and everyone in Alabama has gone completely crazy, especially 12-year-old Peejoe's glamorous Aunt Lucille. Deciding not to let her abusive husband stand in the way of her dreams of television stardom, she gets rid of him in a most unusual way and leaves Peejoe with lots of questions and an explosive secret
Mulholland Falls by Lee Tamahori ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What begins as a simple murder case, turns into a politically embroiled tug of war. Several clues seem to lead towards a restricted government post in the Nevada desert where nuclear bombs are being tested for military use
A stranger among us ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A female detective goes undercover in a community of New York City Hasidim, in hopes of solving the murder of a prominent Jewish jeweler
Milk money ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Frank has a challenge bringing together his shy single dad and gorgeous, warm-hearted V, a "working girl" being chased by a ruthless mobster
Night moves by Arthur Penn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former football player and present private detective Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as an aging Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return her stepdaughter. Harry travels to Florida to find her, but he begins to see a connection with the runaway girl, the world of Hollywood stuntmen, and a suspicious mechanic when an unsolved murder comes to light
 
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Alternative Names
Griffith, Melanie
Languages
English (306)
Spanish (40)
French (35)
German (25)
Multiple languages (6)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Russian (2)
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