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Shyer, Charles

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Most widely held works by Charles Shyer
Father of the Bride by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

55 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A befuddled father has a hard time letting go of his daughter when she unexpectedly announces her plan to marry
The parent trap by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated version of the 1961 Disney classic about separated identical twins. Hallie and Annie meet accidentally at camp and decide to reunite their divorced parents. Bonus features: a gag reel, the making of the movie, visual effects, and commentary
Alfie by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

45 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie is what you'd call an unrepentant womanizer. He is a limo driver working in New York City, which, of course, provides him ample opportunity to continue his womanizing ways. That is until reality slaps him in the face. His carnality eventually gets in the way, and he decides to change his wandering ways
Smokey and the Bandit by Hal Needham( Visual )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man guarantees that he can get a truck load of unavailable beer from Texas to Atlanta in 28 hours, and is pursued all the way
Mr. Mom by Charles Shyer( Visual )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York career woman inherits custody of an infant
Private Benjamin by Xi fu( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and German and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pampered, spoiled upper-middle class widow joins the army. The army will never be the same
The affair of the necklace by Charles Shyer( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noblewoman gains entrance to the French court seeking restitution for lost family property and resorts to intrigue when a simple request is denied
I love trouble by Charles Shyer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two reporters in hot competition find themselves thrown together to crack a murder case and uncover a billion-dollar fraud
Goin' south by Jack Nicholson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentenced to hang in a backwater western town, horse thief Henry Moon (Jack Nicholson) is saved when frontierswoman Julia Tate (Mary Steenburgen) agrees to marry him. Taking advantage of the town law that prohibits the execution of married men, Moon follows Tate back to her ranch, planning all the while to escape at the first possible opportunity. But Tate insists that he honor his end of the bargain at work on the ranch. She has no intention of consummating the union, a fact that drives the hot-to-trot Moon up a wall. She puts him to work on the gold mine that she has on her property, while his old gang prepares to relieve the couple of their gold once it's on the surface. Jack Nicholson personally selected movie newcomer Mary Steenburgen for Goin' South. The film also features John Belushi in the role of a dyspeptic deputy
Happy days by Happy days (Television program)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1950's Milwaukee, this sitcom is TV Americana at its funniest. Join Richie, "The Fonz," Potsie, Ralph, Joanie and the lovable Cunninghams for classic episodes of family entertainment
Protocol by Buck Henry( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive cocktail waitress saves the life of a visiting dignitary when he chokes in a bar. She is then given a job at the United Nations as a diplomat, where the U.S. government sells her to the middle east
House calls( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surgeon who has recently lost his wife becomes involved in a series of relationships that don't work out. Suddenly, a woman enters his life who instantly captures his heart
Father of the bride ; Father of the bride part II by Steve Martin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father of the bride: The prenuptial pandemonium begins when the bride-to-be announces her engagement, setting off an outrageous chin of events, including a chaotic first meeting with the in-laws and a wedding day snowstorm
Private Benjamin ; Protocol( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private Benjamin: A pampered, spoiled upper-middle class widow joins the army and the army will never be the same. Protocol: A daffy Washington D.C. waitress saves a visiting Arab dignitary from an assassination attempt and goes from serving drinks to serving her country in the State Department's protocol branch
Irreconcilable differences by Charles Shyer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation
Jumpin' Jack Flash by Penny Marshall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Terry travaille dans une banque et communique par ordinateur avec ses clients à travers le monde. Un jour elle reçoit par hasard un message crypté, et se retrouve plongée dans un intrigue international
Smokey and the bandit (1977) : draft script by Charles Shyer( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smokey and the Bandit pursuit pack by Universal Video( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of films revolving around the theme of outlaw truckers, inept highway patrol, outrageous bets, and love
4 Film favorites : Epic romance collection : Painted veil ; Dangerous liaisons ; Silk ; Affair of the necklace( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silk : Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband. Painted veil : Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth. Dangerous liaisons : A scene of lust, seduction and revenge, when a lady is scorned-- set just prior to the French revolution. Affair of the necklace : In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace
Father of the bride( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when a father is getting used to his daughter being married, he finds out that he will become a grandfather for the first time as well as a father again!
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Alternative Names
Charles Shyer Amerikaans filmregisseur

Charles Shyer cinéaste américain

Charles Shyer regista, produttore cinematografico e sceneggiatore statunitense

Charles Shyer US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Charles Shyer yhdysvaltalainen elokuvaohjaaja, -käsikirjoittaja ja -tuottaja

Melville, J.W.

Melville, J.W. 1941-...

Shyer, Charles 1941-...

Shyer, Charles R. 1941-

Shyer, Charles Richard 1941-

Чарльз Шайер

צ'ארלס שייר

چارلز شایر فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

샤이어, 찰스 1941-

찰스 샤이어



I love troubleHouse calls