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Sher, Stacey

Overview
Works: 91 works in 413 publications in 8 languages and 30,041 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Western films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stacey Sher
 
Most widely held works by Stacey Sher
Erin Brockovich by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

41 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a law case against a giant corporation for water pollution. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin a legal fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees
Freedom Writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

30 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife, Broomhilda, from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol( Visual )

46 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about an all-too-human man who dares to defy a system obsessed with genetic perfection. Vincent is an "In-Valid," who assumes the identity of a member of the genetic elite to pursue his goal of traveling into space with the Gattaca Aerospace Corporation. However, a week before his mission, a murder marks Vincent as a suspect. With a relentless investigator in pursuit and the colleague he has fallen in love with beginning to suspect his deception, Vincent's dreams steadily unravel
Contagion by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

28 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller centered on the threat posed by a deadly disease and an international team of doctors contracted by the CDC to deal with the outbreak
The hateful eight by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. Bounty hunter John Ruth and his fugitive Daisy, race towards the town of Red Rock where Ruth, will bring Daisy to justice. Losing their lead on the blizzard, they seek refuge at Minnie's, a stagecoach stopover on a mountain pass. When they arrive at Minnie's, they are greeted not by the proprietor but by four unfamiliar faces. As the storm overtakes the mountainside stopover, our travelers come to learn they may not make it to Red Rock
Matilda by Danny DeVito( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda is a super-smart little girl who is woefully ignored and ridiculed by her self-centered parents. They send her to a school with a mean, bullying principal, where she learns she has special powers that can help her, her friends, and her kind and gentle teacher
Along came Polly by John Hamburg( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Burnt by John Wells( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his lifestyle forces the closure of a Parisian restaurant, a chef moves to London and tries to rebuild his life and career
A walk among the tombstones by Liam Neeson( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Scudder is an ex-NYPD cop who now works as an unlicensed private investigator operating just outside the law. When Scudder agrees to help a heroin trafficker hunt down the men who kidnapped and then brutally murdered his wife, the PI learns that this is not the first time these men have committed this sort of twisted crime, nor will it be the last. Blurring the lines between right and wrong, Scudder races to track the deviants through the backstreets of New York City before they kill again
Runner runner by Justin Timberlake( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Princeton grad student Richie Furst ... believes he's been swindled by an online poker site, he heads to Costa Rica to confront gambling tycoon Ivan Block..., the man he things is responsible. But Richie will soon face the ultimate power play as he finds himself caught between Block's promises of unlimited wealth and the zealous FBI agent ... trying to bring him down"--Container
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Jack Foley, the most successful bank robber in the country. On the day Jack busts out of jail, he finds himself stealing something far more precious than money: Karen Sisco's heart. And unfortunately for Jack, she's a federal agent
Man on the moon by Scott Alexander( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, Jim Carrey stunningly portrays the late Andy Kaufman - considered the most innovative, eccentric and enigmatic comic of his time - in Man on the Moon. "Jim Carrey is extraordinary" says The New York Post. "Jim Carrey may be a better Andy Kaufman than Andy Kaufman" writes Newsweek. Also starring Danny DeVito as Kaufman's manager, Courtney Love as the woman Andy falls in love with and Paul Giamatti as his best friend. You'll stand up and cheer for Carrey in one of the year's most entertaining movies!
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loan shark Chili Palmer had done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down-and-out filmmaker Harry Zimm, Chili pitches Harry a script idea and is immediately swept into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and an angry mobster who won't leave him alone
LOL( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl tries to avoid her overprotective mother as she struggles with the challenges of high school, relationships, and peer pressure
Get a job( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent college graduates Will and Jillian quickly encounter the struggles millennials face in today's highly competitive job market. When Will's job falls through and Jillian gets laid off, the young couple and their friends must endure public humiliation, hazing, and surprise drug tests to ultimately launch their fledgling careers
Reno 911!: Miami : the movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short-shorts bedecked Lt. Dangle and company head to Miami for the American Police Convention. No sooner can you say "bio-terrorism" than the hotel is quarantined. The Wahoe County's hapless misfits get shut out when their credentials can't be found. But the crew must step in and save the city from "complete chaos." Complete chaos ensues
Feeling Minnesota by Steven Baigelman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman agrees to marry a man in order to repay a debt, but rethinks her decision when she meets the groom's brother
The skeleton key( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Caroline Ellis takes a job as a hospice worker in Louisiana's bayous, she unlocks a deadly secret involving magic, conjure, and sacrifice that pulls her into a terrifying world of strange, frightening, and unexplained incidents. The key to escaping may lie in a decrepit attic, but if she dares to believe in what she discovers, everything she fears will become real
 
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Erin Brockovich
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Sher, Stacy

Stacey Sher Amerikaans filmproducente

Stacey Sher producteur de cinéma américain

Stacey Sher produttore cinematografico statunitense

Stacey Sher US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin

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史黛西·舒爾

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Freedom WritersGattacaMatildaAlong came PollyOut of sightFeeling MinnesotaThe skeleton key