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Payne, Alexander 1961-

Overview
Works: 181 works in 941 publications in 11 languages and 24,728 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Road films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Independent films  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Short films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Composer, Producer, Scenarist, Restager , Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, fmd, Film editor, Performer, Editor, dir
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The Descendants by Alexander Payne( Visual )

85 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Visual )

103 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Miles were college roommates, and despite their differences, they have been friends ever since. Jack is an actor, whose career high point is a stint as a soap opera regular. English teacher and oenophile Miles would much rather be a published novelist. Jack is about to get married, so depressed, divorced Miles suggests they hit the road for a week-long bachelor party amidst the rolling hillsides and gorgeous sunsets of wine country near Santa Barbara. A little golf, a lot of wine, how could it possibly go sideways?
Nebraska by Alexander Payne( Visual )

81 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De geestelijk vermoeide en verwarde oudere Woody Grant is vastbesloten in Nebraska een miljoen dollar op te halen die hij gewonnen zou hebben in een neploterij
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )

65 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
About Schmidt by Louis Begley( Visual )

78 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Schmidt is a man at the crossroads of his life; retired and restless. He takes to the road to try and save his estranged daughter from marrying a loser but what he really embarks on is a journey of discovery
Election by Alexander Payne( Visual )

66 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civics teacher Jim McAllister is worried: obnoxious, perennial overachiever Tracy Flick looks likely to win the student body presidency--she is running unopposed. Seeking to inject some democracy into the process, he persuades nice but dim football hero Paul Metzler to stand against her. This merely makes Tracy even more determined to win, and when Paul's alienated younger sister Tammy joins the race, leads her to use extreme measures to guarantee success. Meanwhile, Mr. McAllister's life becomes increasingly complicated as he strays from the principles he teaches. Politics is rarely pretty, but the students and faculty at Carver High are about to find out just how ugly it can get
Paris, je t'aime = Paris, I love you by Ethan Coen( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
Downsizing by Matt Damon( Visual )

15 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple with financial problems decides to undergo the procedure of shrinking their bodies to a hight of five inches to be able to live an easy and care-free life but the wife changes her mind after her husband has already been downsized and now he has to build his new life alone
Cedar Rapids by Miguel Arteta( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town, naive Midwesterner insurance agent must represent his company at a regional insurance convention in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where his mind is blown by the big city experience
King of California by Mike Cahill( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is reunited with his teenage daughter after spending years in a mental institute. When he becomes obsessed that ancient treasure is buried under his home, his daughter decides to go along with his antics
Jurassic Park ultimate trilogy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dinosaur blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber
Jurassic Park adventure pack( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond Jurassic Park: Disc includes more extras dealing with all three films in the trilogy
Citizen Ruth by Alexander Payne( Visual )

21 editions published between 1012 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Stoops is pregnant, confused and in trouble with the law for the umpteenth time. But it doesn't stop there. She soon becomes the unwitting object of a wacky tug-of-war that erupts when pro-lifers square off with pro-choicers and everyone goes to ridiculous extremes trying to claim her as a national symbol for their cause
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a script of the film, along with photographs, complete credits, and an interview with the writer and director
Hung( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school basketball coach Ray Drecker lives in a Detroit devastated by the decline of the auto industry. After an electrical fire destroys his home, he loses custody of his kids to ex-wife Jessica; joins forces with poet-turned-pimp Tanya, with whom he once had a fling; and becomes a male escort
Jurassic Park : ultimate trilogy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dinosaur blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber
Z Channel : a magnificent obsession by Fresh Produce Films Production / Maja Films( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and fall of Z Channel, documenting its launch by television programmer Jerry Harvey in 1974 and exploring Harvey's troubled personal life which resulted in a murder/suicide and the demise of the cable station itself
American short films by Cinema 16( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinema16: American short films provides an essential collection of 16 classic and award-winning short films from America's filmmaking elite, some of which are incredibly rare. The set includes, among others, offerings from such luminaries as Tim Burton, Andy Warhol, Alexander Payne, Todd Solondz, George Lucas, and Gus Van Sant. Most of the films are accompanied by audio commentaries, almost always by their respective directors
The coffee table coffee table book by Alexander Payne( Book )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alexander Payne Amerikaans filmregisseur

Alexander Payne director de cine y guionista estadounidense

Alexander Payne réalisteur et scénariste américain

Alexander Payne regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Alexander Payne US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Papadopoulos, Alexander.

Payne, Alexandr 1961-

Αλέξανδρος Πέιν

Αλεξάντερ Πέιν Αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης και σεναριογράφος

Александер Пейн

Пэйн, Александр

Ալեքսանդր Փեյն

אלכסנדר פיין

ألكسندر باين

الکساندر پین فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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알렉산더 페인

페인, 알렉산더 1961-

アレクサンダー・ペイン

ペイン, アレクサンダー

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