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Shire, Talia

Overview
Works: 239 works in 879 publications in 8 languages and 22,378 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Motion pictures  Children's television programs  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Talia Shire
Rocky by John G Avildsen( Visual )

137 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
Mario Puzo's The Godfather by Mario Puzo( Visual )

38 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1900s, the young Vito flees Sicily for America after the local Mafia kills his family. Vito struggles to make a living, legally or illegally, for his wife and growing brood in Little Italy. There he kills the local Black Hand Fanucci after he demands his customary cut of the tyro's business. With Fanucci gone, Vito's stature grows. The family legacy is upended by Michael's business expansion in the 1950s. Now based in Lake Tahoe, Michael conspires to make inroads in the Las Vegas and Havana pleasure industries by any means necessary. As he realizes that even his allies are trying to kill him, the increasingly paranoid Michael also discovers that his ambition has crippled his marriage to Kay and turned his brother Fredo against him. Barely escaping a federal indictment, Michael decides to turn his attention to dealing with his enemies, completing his own corruption
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

42 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this final story of the trilogy, Michael, now in his 60s, is dominated by two passions: freeing his family from crime and finding a suitable successor
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

56 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa is now the heavyweight champ and spends his restless idle time participating in charity wrestling matches. The careless Rocky is beaten by a ruthless challenger, Clubber Lang. After Rocky acquires the needed hunger to win, he is ready for the brutal and nail-biting rematch with Lang
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( Visual )

44 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky faces his greatest challenge as he climbs into the ring against a savage Russian fighter, each determined to destroy the other
Mario Puzo's The godfather( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
The godfather : the Coppola restoration( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See this famously dark, staggeringly beautiful trilogy of films presented by the filmmaker as originally envisioned for the cinema
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the final installment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protégé's love affair with his daughter
Mario Puzo's The Godfather, part III by Mario Puzo( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powerful family leader Michael Corleone, now in his 60's, is dominated by two passions: freeing his family from crime and finding a suitable successor
New York stories( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy about life in the big city. "Life lessons" is the tale of a passionate painter (Nolte) torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant (Arquette). "Life without Zoe" is a whimsical fantasy of a very grown-up 12-year-old who brings charm and magic to life in New York. "Oedipus wrecks" is the story of a neurotic lawyer (Allen) who cannot escape the influence of his mother
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who sleeps for 20 years in the Catskill Mountains wakes to a much-changed world
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time
A Century of women( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played and, most importantly, changed the course of American history. The documentary is woven into the story of a fictional family's reunion
The whole shebang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tragedy meets comedy when the bumbling and passionate Giovanni Bazinni ... travels to America from Italy to save his famly's fireworks business and falls for his cousin's beautiful widow Val"--Container
Looking for Palladin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrogant Hollywood talent agent, Josh Ross (David Moscow) is sent to Guatemala to find Oscar-winning actor Jack Palladin (Ben Gazzara). Having never met, the search is emotionally complicated as the long-time retired star was once married to Josh's late mother. Josh's contempt for the "old" actor mirrors his comedic distaste for the local community whose help he desperately needs to find him. What he hopes will be a quick and lucrative deal turns into a soul-searching journey for both as the star and his estranged son must confront the past they had forsaken
Dim sum funeral( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish funeral has what's called a wake, a Jewish funeral has what's called sitting shiva, and a traditional Chinese funeral is something else entirely, which is what the estranged siblings of a Westernized Chinese-American family discover as they try to fulfill their mother's last wish
 
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Alternative Names
Coppola, Talia

Coppola, Talia 1946-

Coppola, Talia Rose.

Shire Schwartzman, Talia 1946-

Talia Shire actrice amricaine

Talia Shire actriz estadounidense

Talia Shire aktorka amerykańska

Talia Shire Amerikaans filmacteur

Talia Shire attrice, sceneggiatrice e produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Talia Shire US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Talija Šajer

Τάλια Σάιρ

Талия Шайр

Талия Шайър

Талија Шајер

Талія Шайр

טליה שייר

تالیا شایر بازیگر آمریکایی

ทาเลีย ไชร์

탈리아 샤이어

タリア・シャイア

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The GodfatherThe Godfather DVD collectionMario Puzo's The godfatherMario Puzo's The Godfather, part IIIFaerie tale theatreA Century of womenDim sum funeral