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Stiller, Ben 1965-

Overview
Works: 426 works in 1,575 publications in 9 languages and 59,265 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Action and adventure films  Sports films  War films  Fiction  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Performer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Film editor, Scenarist, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry Daley is a divorced father who can't seem to keep a job for more than a week. He applies for a job at the Museum of Natural History and is assigned as a night guard. However, a seemingly easy job turns out to be an adventure when he finds that an ancient curse has caused the "inhabitants" of the museum to come to life
Madagascar by Eric Darnell ( Visual )
68 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lion and zebra and two other of their pampered friends, from New York's Central Park Zoo, accidentally find themselves on a ship heading for Africa. When their vessel is hijacked, they become shipwrecked on the exotic island of Madagascar where they discover it really is a jungle out there!
Meet the parents by Jay Roach ( Visual )
45 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greg is in love with Pam, and views their upcoming trip to her parents' house as a perfect opportunity to ask her to marry him. Once Greg is introduced to Pam's parents, however, things slide steadily downhill. Pam's dad, Jack, takes an instant and obvious dislike to Greg, remarking constantly about the fact that he is a male nurse. The weekend goes from bad to worse when Greg manages to, almost, destroy the house and the wedding
Madagascar escape 2 Africa ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow Central Park Zoo animals, including, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo, along with the psychotic penguins, the monkeys, and the lemur leaders as they unexpectedly are now stranded in the middle of Africa. While Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria are rather happy with their new environment, they quickly realize that it's not all that it seems. Meanwhile, the penguins attempt to repair the plane that they accidentally destroyed
Meet the Fockers by Robert De Niro ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Domestic disaster looms for male nurse Greg Focker (Stiller) when his straight-laced, ex-CIA father-in-law (De Niro) asks to meet his wildly unconventional mum and dad (Streisand and Hoffman)
There's something about Mary by Bobby Farrelly ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1985, teen-nerd Ted challenges a high-schooler who's bullying retarded Warren. His concern prompts Warren's sister, the dazzling and desirable Mary to choose Ted as her senior prom date, but the date never happens. 13 years later Ted hires Pat to locate Mary, and the private investigator finds her in Miami. Pat claims to be a Harvard-educated architect and Mary falls in love with him. Meanwhile, Ted learns the truth but continues to encounter offbeat obstacles as he accelerates to Miami in hopes of finding happiness with his true love
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family
Madagascar 3 : Europe's most wanted by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria and the whole crew join the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control
Tower heist by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queens native Josh Kovacs has managed one of the most luxurious and well-secured residences in New York City for more than a decade. Under his watchful eye, nothing goes undetected. In the swankiest unit atop Josh's building, Wall Street titan Arthur Shaw is under house arrest after being caught stealing two billion from his investors. The hardest hit among those he defrauded? The tower staffers whose pensions he was entrusted to manage
Along came Polly by John Hamburg ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,835 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
Tropic thunder ( Visual )
51 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Watch John 'Four Leaf' Tayback as he fights a gruesome battle during the Vietnam War. But, this is actually a scene from 'Tropic Thunder,' a big-budget adaptation of Tayback's wartime memoir. Starring as the central platoon are Speedman, Lazarus, Chino and Portnoy, as well as young character actor Kevin Sandusky. To play the character of African American Sgt. Osiris, Lazarus dyes his skin dark and refuses to break from character. When a scene goes awry, the film's director, Damien Cockburn goes off. With filming a month behind schedule only five days into shooting, the real 'Four Leaf' takes Cockburn aside and suggests that he drop the actors in a real jungle and use hidden cameras to capture the action. Chaos and insanity ensue
The secret life of Walter Mitty ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined
Dodgeball a true underdog story by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter LaFleur is a charismatic underachiever and the proprietor of a rundown gym called Average Joe's. The facility's eclectic clientele is decidedly less-than-your-average Joes. Peter's humble gym catches the eye of White Goodman, the egomaniacal owner of Globo Gym. White places a foreclosing attorney inside the Average Joe's establishment to finalize his takeover of the gym, but attorney Kate is won over by Peter's boyish charm and joins the Average Joe's team. The only way to save the Average Joe's gym is to win a showdown dodgeball competition against Globo Gym, but can his ragtag team win?
Megamind by Will Ferrell ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After defeating superhero Metroman and taking over Metro City, evil genius Megamind finds himself bored and lonely. So he creates a new hero that he can defeat, but gets more than he bargained for
Starsky & Hutch by Todd Phillips ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1970s Bay City, two undercover police detective, Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson and Dave Starsky, always seem to get the toughest cases from their boss, Captain Dobey. They rely on their street informer Huggy Bear and race to the scene of the crimes in their souped-up 1974 Ford Torino hot rod. The two are on their first big case which involves a former college campus drug dealer who has gone on to become a white collar criminal dealing in a new "undetectable" form of cocaine
Little Fockers ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,535 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?
Zoolander by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
60 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3-time winner of the Male Model of the Year, Derek, loses out the fourth time to rival, Hansen. Now the ridiculously good-looking supermodel must save the world from an evil clothes manufacture
Blades of glory ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bitter mens figure skating rivals Chazz Michael Michaels and Jimmy MacElroy brawl after tying for the gold medal at the world championships. Banned for life from the men's single skating competition, these archrivals find a loophole that will allow them to skate again as a figure skating pair
Greenberg by Noah Baumbach ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger Greenberg is single, fortyish and deliberately doing nothing. In search of a place to restart his life, he agrees to housesit for his brother in LA and tries to reconnect with his former bandmate and successful ex-girlfriend. But old friends aren't necessarily still best friends, and Greenberg soon finds himself forging a connection with his brother's personal assistant, Florence. Greenberg has come to realize that he may at last have found a reason to be happy
The watch ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"There's trouble brewing in peaceful Glenview, Ohio. That's why four civic-minded citizens, armed with flashlights, walkie-talkies and spiffy new jackets, have teamed up to safeguard their community. But the guys find more than they bargained for when they uncover an alien plot to destroy Earth, and now these bumbling heroes are Glenview's only chance to save the neighborhood--and the world--from annihilation."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Stiller, Ben
Stiller, Ben 1966-
Stiller, Benjamin 1965-
Stiller, Benjamin Edward.
Stiller, Benjamin Edward,d1965-
Languages
English (552)
Spanish (31)
German (15)
Multiple languages (13)
French (10)
Turkish (5)
Italian (5)
Dutch (2)
Greek, Modern (1)
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