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Shire, Talia

Overview
Works: 210 works in 747 publications in 7 languages and 21,695 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  History  Television programs  Gangster films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures  Television adaptations 
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 )
114 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 3,565 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
The Godfather by Mario Puzo ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 3,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the epic Corleone trilogy, Al Pacino reprises his role as powerful family leader Michael Corleone. Now in his 60's, Michael is consumed with guilt for his past deeds while he plans his family's re-emergence as a completely legitimate corporation
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coppola paints a chilling portrait of a Sicilian family's rise and fall from power in America, and the passage of rites from father to son. He masterfully balances the story between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,255 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
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
Rocky V by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an 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 )
37 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match against a vicious Soviet fighter, Drago, who literally killed his last opponent
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 852 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
Rip Van Winkle ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who sleeps for 20 years in the Catskill Mountains wakes to a much-changed world
New York stories ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 598 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 wimsical 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
The godfather the Coppola restoration ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
See this famously dark, staggeringly beautiful trilogy of films presented by the filmmaker as originally envisioned for the cinema
Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
A Century of women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 362 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 )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 181 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
Dim sum funeral ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 176 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
Mark Twain and me ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a transatlantic voyage, a shy 11-year-old is thrilled to meet Mark Twain, the man she most admires in all the world
Looking for Palladin ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 122 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
Wild in the streets ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gas-s-s-s: A deadly gas kills everyone over the age of 25 leaving the earth to a variety of young football fascists and demented dictators and utopia searching hippies
 
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Alternative Names
Coppola, Talia
Coppola, Talia 1946-
Coppola, Talia Rose.
Shire Schwartzman, Talia 1946-
Languages
English (375)
French (39)
Spanish (31)
German (9)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (2)
Dutch (1)
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