WorldCat Identities

Weitz, Paul 1966-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 837 publications in 15 languages and 23,124 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Actor, fmd, Scenarist, Performer, Restager , Film editor, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Weitz
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Visual )

108 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old named Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up
Antz by Eric Darnell( Visual )

61 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is no picnic for Z, a small worker ant with some very big ideas, whose chances with the beautiful Princess Bala are literally one in a billion. When Z convinces his soldier ant buddy to switch places with him, his simple life takes a wild turn
In good company by Zi Wei( Visual )

48 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
Admission by Tina Fey( Visual )

37 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Princeton admissions officer, Portia Nathan, who is up for a major promotion, takes a professional risk after she meets a college-bound alternative school kid who just might be the son she gave up years ago in a secret adoption
American pie by Zi Wei( Visual )

114 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the hapless adventures of four "unlucky in love" high school friends as they gear up for the prom
The golden compass by Chris Weitz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization
Little Fockers by Paul Weitz( Visual )

48 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Greg Focker has finally begun to earn the respect of his ex-CIA father-in-law, Jack Byrnes but one important test still lies ahead: will Greg prove that he has what it takes to be the family's next 'Godfocker', or will the circle of trust be broken for good?"--Container
Grandma by Andrew Miano( Visual )

34 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elle has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle's granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets
Nick & Norah's infinite playlist by Peter Sollett( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers meet in a chance encounter at a club in New York City and spend an evening together trying to find the concert location of a band they both enjoy
Cirque du Freak by Paul Weitz( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darren is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and get tickets. Steve and Darren think that it is all a joke until a vampire named Larten Crepsley comes on stage with a very poisonous spider that he makes do tricks. Steve tells Larten he would like to join him and become an apprentice
American dreamz by Paul Weitz( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"American Dreamz" is a wildly popular television singing contest program that has captured the country's attention. This new season showcases a competition between Sally, a young Midwestern gal and Omer, a showtunes-loving young man from Orange County. The recently depressed President of the United States wants in on the craze and signs up for the potentially explosive season finale
Being Flynn by Paul Dano( Visual )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "compelling exploration of the unbreakable yet fragile bonds between parent and child ... Nick Flynn ... is a young writer seeking to define himself. His father Jonathan ..., however, scrapes through life on his own terms and has not seen his son in 18 years. Taking a job at a homeless shelter, Nick finds purpose in his own life and work until one night Jonathan arrives seeking a bed. To give the two of them a shot at a real future, Nick wrestles with the notion of reaching out to his dad"--Container
Down to Earth( Visual )

27 editions published between 1108 and 2013 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All Lance Barton, a struggling black comedian, wants on Earth is landing a spot at the final Amateur Night Contest at the famed Apollo Theatre. Before he can get there he dies before his time on Earth is up. Since returning to Earth in his own body is impossible, Lance gets a second chance at life - as a wealthy, callous, old white mogul
The little hours( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young servant fleeing from his master takes refuge at a convent full of emotionally unstable nuns in the Middle Ages. Introduced as a deaf blind man, he must fight to hold his cover as the nuns try to resist temptation
Nutty professor II : the Klumps by Steve Oedekerk( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovable Sherman Klump thought he had seen the last of his alter-ego, but Buddy Love is back, and trying to make it on his own
About a boy : the shooting script by Peter Hedges( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In good company : the shooting script by Paul Weitz( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan is in advertising and a dedicated family man. He seems to have it all, until a younger man is hired to replace him. Before long, he is forced to be deferential to his new boss, not only in the office but also when Carter begins dating his daughter
2011 : the best men's stage monologues and scenes( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect man ; Head over heels ; In good company by Hilary Duff( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Head over heels: Ordinary single girl Amanda unexpectedly finds herself sharing an awesome Manhattan apartment with four sexy supermodels. Life gets even better when Amanda connects with next-door charmer, Jim. That is until one night when, while spying on him, Amanda thinks she sees the man of her dreams committing a cold-blooded crime
Trust by Paul Weitz( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harry is rich. Harry is married. But when Harry doesn't trust that any of it is enough, he looks to find something real in the most unlikely of places. This dark comedy explores the corrosive effect of power on relationships and the hope we need to make them better." - Back cover
 
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About a boy
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AntzIn good companyAmerican pieNick & Norah's infinite playlistAmerican dreamzDown to EarthAbout a boy : the shooting scriptIn good company : the shooting script
Alternative Names
Paul Weitz American filmmaker

Paul Weitz Amerikaans filmregisseur

Paul Weitz regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Paul Weitz US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Weitz, Paul John 1966-

Пауль Вейц американский продюсер

Пол Вайц

פול וייץ יוצר סרטים אמריקאי

پال وایتز فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

웨이츠, 폴 1965-

폴 와이츠

ポール・ワイツ

保罗·韦兹

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