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Di Novi, Denise

Works: 55 works in 358 publications in 5 languages and 33,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Fantasy films  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Film series 
Roles: Producer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Denise Di Novi
Most widely held works by Denise Di Novi
Little women by Gillian Armstrong( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 3,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue
A walk to remember by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love brings together what peer pressure and lifestyles seek to keep apart. Jamie is a straight-laced preacher's daughter and Landon is an unmotivated delinquent. When events thrust him into her world, he begins an unexpected journey he'll never forget
Edward Scissorhands by Tim Burton( Visual )
34 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inventor's sudden death leaves his greatest creation unfinished with sharp shears of metal for hands
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman. Can Batman battle two formidable foes at once?
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A doctor who is traveling to see his estranged son sparks with an unhappily married woman at a North Carolina inn
Crazy, stupid, love by John Requa( Visual )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father's life unravels while he deals with a marital crisis and tries to manage his relationship with his children
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
The lucky one by Zac Efron( Visual )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault returns from his third tour of duty in Iraq with the one thing he credits with keeping him alive - a photograph he found of a woman he doesn't even know. Learning her name is Beth and where she lives, he shows up at her door, and ends up taking a job at her family-run local kennel. Despite her initial mistrust and the complications in her life, a romance develops between them, giving Logan hope that Beth could be much more than his good luck charm
Ramona and Beezus by Beverly Cleary( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DVD: Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus
What a girl wants by Dennie Gordon( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American teenager yearns to meet her long-lost father, an influential British politician. Will she be able to remake herself as a proper lady to fit into Dad's button-down world?
Ed Wood by Tim Burton( Visual )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger-than-fiction true story of the early career of Edward D. Wood, Jr., the undisputed worst movie director of all time. Wood was the auteur behind Glen or Glenda? and Plan 9 from outer space, and it is during the making of these two no-budget flicks that Wood is profiled
Catwoman by Pitof( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sensitive and shy artist Patience Philips is a woman who can't seem to stop apologizing for her own existence. She works as a graphic designer for Hedare Beauty, a mammouth cosmetics company on the verge of releasing a revolutionary anti-aging product. When Patience inadvertently happens upon a dark secret her employer is hiding, she finds herself in the middle of a corporate conspiracy. What happens next changes Patience forever. In a mystical twist of fate, she is transformed into a woman with the strength, speed, agility and ultra-keen senses of a cat
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure
Message in a bottle by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unforgettable film about a woman who stumbles upon a romantic letter stuffed inside a washed-up bottle, and who is at once determined to find the author, who ends up being a recently widowed shipbuilder
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Amber Tamblyn( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four lifelong friends will be spending their summer separated for the first time. On a shopping trip, the young women find a pair of thrift-shop jeans that fits each of them perfectly and decide to use the pants as a way of keeping in touch over the months ahead. Each one of the friends will wear the jeans for a week to see what luck they bring to her before sending them on to the next. Though miles apart, the four friends still experience life, love and loss together in a summer that they will never forget
Heathers ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high school student begins systematically to murder his fellow students
New York minute by Denise Di Novi( Visual )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One sister is off to New York City for a scholarship competition, the other tags along with the intent to crash a video shoot. Add a truant officer, and a smuggler, and the girls soon realize that a sister can be the best friend of all
Monte Carlo ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get ready for an awesome adventure of a lifetime in Monte Carlo! Grace, a high-spirited high school grad, is looking forward to a vacation in Paris with her best friend Emma and stepsister Meg. Just as the girls think their trip is ruined when their hyperactive tour guide leaves them behind, Grace is mistaken for a wealthy socialite and the trio is whisked away to Monte Carlo for a thrilling week of glitz, glam, and unforgettable fun
Lucky you by Curtis Hanson( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pro gambler Huck Cheever meets irresistible Billie Offer. He learns to treat love the way he treats cards: trusting his heart instead of his head. Meanwhile, he scrambles to raise the $10K entry fee for the glittery, high-roller World Series of Poker, even though, or maybe because, the tournament may pit him against his estranged father
Original sin by Antonio Banderas( Visual )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and Italian and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luis is a wealthy Cuban coffee exporter, who sends away to America for a mail-order bride having had little luck finding love on his island. To his surprise, his new wife turns out to be not only beautiful, but passionate and devoted. But Luis' happiness proves to be short-lived when he learns that his bride may not be the person she claims to be
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.06 for New York m ... to 0.21 for Ed Wood ...)
Alternative Names
DiNovi, Denise
Novi, Denise Di.
English (273)
Italian (6)
Spanish (6)
German (4)
French (1)