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Shawn, Wallace

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The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

77 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 4,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kindly grandfather sits down with his grandson and reads him a bedtime story. As the grandfather reads the story, the action comes alive in a classic tale of love and adventure. The beautiful Buttercup is kidnapped and held against her will in order to marry the nasty Prince Humperdinck, while Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) attempts to save her
Toy story( Visual )

29 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An astonishing world where toys play while their owners are away. Woody is a pull-string cowboy doll and is the leader of the toys until the latest, greatest action figure, Buzz Lightyear, enters the picture. When the toy rivals are separated from their owner, they learn to put aside their differences and work as a team to get back home to the boy they love
Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 2,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continues when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
Toy Story 3 by Tom Hanks( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy is 17 years old and headed off to college, meaning he doesn't have a place in his life for childhood things. The toys (save for Woody), fearing they'll be packed away in the attic and forgotten about forever, are mistakenly donated to the local daycare facility. There, their wishes to be played with once again are fulfilled all too well. They also meet a new collection of toys, including Barbie, Ken, Mr. Pricklepants, Chuckles the clown, and the grandfatherly Lots-O' Huggin' Bear, who may not be exactly who he seems to be. When Woody realizes that Andy still wants his toys, it's up to him to stage a daring rescue effort and break his friends out of Sunnyside Day Care
The haunted mansion by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Evers is a real estate agent whose latest project is to find a buyer for a huge but dilapidated old house in New Orleans. However, when Evers and his family visits the property before their family vacation, he discovers it's already inhabited by 999 ghosts, none of whom are interested in sharing the space. As the spirits make their displeasure known, Evers and his family, with the help of an eccentric medium named Madame Leota, try to get the ghosts to leave
Chicken Little by Zach Braff( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicken Little causes widespread panic about the sky falling but townspeople think it was just an acorn hitting him on the head. When a real piece of the sky lands on his head, Chicken Little and his band of misfit friends, Abby Mallard (aka Ugly Duckling), Runt of the Litter and Fish Out of Water, attempt to save the world without sending the town into a whole new panic
Clueless by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15-year-old Cher, the matchmaking Beverly Hills High schooler, has shopping and boys on her mind. She leads a hectic lifestyle but keeps it all together until she starts to fall in love and finds she's 'clueless'. A loose adaptation of Jane Austen's 19th-century comedy of manners Emma
Kit Kittredge : an American girl by Abigail Breslin( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit is a young girl living in Cincinnati, Ohio, during the struggles of the Great Depression. She enlists the help of her friends to solve a robbery that took place in her home that threatens to put her family's house into foreclosure. Her father leaves town to look for work and her mother takes in borders to make ends meet
My dinner with André by Louis Malle( Visual )

53 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actor has dinner with his friend, a theater director, and discuss everything from money to death to love. Bonus features include video interviews with actors, an episode from a BBC program interviewing director Louis Malle, and a booklet
Admission by Tina Fey( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,461 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
Happily n'ever after( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, and Jack from the Beanstalk are all about to live happily ever after when the balance between good and evil gets thrown out of whack. It's up to Cinderella (a.k.a. Ella) to save the day by taking on her power-hungry stepmother. This time Ella will have to do all the work without her Prince Charming. She joins forces with an unlikely army of dwarves, fairies, and the Wizard's bumbling assistants
Book club by Bill Holderman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends' lives are turned upside down to hilarious ends when their book club tackles the infamous "Fifty Shades of Grey." From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter
Aunt Dan and Lemon : a play by Wallace Shawn( Book )

26 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aunt Dan & Lemon takes us into the world of a young recluse named Lemon (alias Leonora) who spends her nights reading chronicles of Nazi atrocities. Lemon tells the audience about the overwhelming influence in her life of her parents' friend "Aunt Dan," an eccentric, passionate professor whose stories and seductive opinions enthrall Lemon from the time she is a young girl. The relationship that develops between Lemon and Aunt Dan and the conversations that went on in a small house on the bottom of an English garden form the focus of this play about political orientation and the allure of certain ideas-even if they lead to murder. A forceful play exposing the banality of society's evil, Aunt Dan & Lemon explores the ease with which good and bad become reconciled in the human mind
Toy story of terror!( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What starts out as an exciting road trip for the Toy Story gang takes an unexpected turn for the worse following a detour to a roadside motel. After Mr. Potato Head suddenly disappears, his friends find themselves caught up in a hilarious mystery that must be solved before they suffer the same fate in this thrilling story of TERROR!
Toy story that time forgot( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... A smart addition to a canon whose intelligence is already well established."--Los Angeles Times
Our late night ; and, A thought in three parts by Wallace Shawn( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallace Shawn's award-winning Our late night premiered in New York in 1975 under direction of Andre Gregory, and was revived in London in 1999 under direction of Caryl Churchill. A thought in three parts--currently out of print--created an uproar with its 1977 London premiere and was investigated by the vice squad for its allegedly pornographic content
A late quartet by Yaron Zilberman( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twenty-five years together, the members of a world-renowned string quartet learn that their beloved cellist may soon be forced to retire. Competing egos, harbored resentment, and irrepressible lust threaten to derail the group as they struggle to maintain harmony in their music and their lives
Pixar short films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Disney and Pixar present an incredible new collection of 12 short films, featuring multiple Academy Award nominees (best short film, animated: Presto, 2008; Day & Night, 2010; La Luna, 2011) and a host of family favorites. Join the celebration of imagination with this must-own collection, packed with unforgettable animation, fantastic stories, and captivating characters."--Back of container
The designated mourner by Wallace Shawn( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woven out of three monologues in what one reviewer called "a triple sonata of oppression and incomprehension" (The Sunday Times), Wallace Shawn's new play, The Designated Mourner, is a masterful drama about the pursuit of aesthetic subtleties in brutal times. The three characters include the eponymous designated mourner, Jack; his wife, Judy; and his erudite father-in-law, Howard. Although Judy is tied to her famous father by a passionate bond, she is nonetheless drawn toward Jack, whose taste in cultural forms follows a disturbing path. When Jack abandons both Judy and Howard, he continues his riveting societal free-fall into a world of gleeful savagery
Vegas vacation by Stephen Kessler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Clark Griswold puts his mind to something, we soon realize he hasn't got one. Still, nothing stops him when the vacation bug hits. This time, he's chosen Las Vegas, the new family entertainment capital of America!
 
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Kit Kittredge : an American girl
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Kit Kittredge : an American girlAunt Dan and Lemon : a playOur late night ; and, A thought in three partsThe designated mournerTwin : a memoirWallace Shawn : plays one : a thought in three parts; Marie and Bruce; Aunt Dan and lemon; The fever
Alternative Names
Shawn, Wallace M.

Shawn, Wallace Michael 1943-

Shawn, Wally 1943-

Wallace Shawn acteur américain

Wallace Shawn actor estadounidense

Wallace Shawn aktor amerykański

Wallace Shawn American actor, playwright, and essayist

Wallace Shawn Amerikaans acteur

Wallace Shawn amerikansk författare och skådespelare

Wallace Shawn amerikansk skribent og skodespelar

Wallace Shawn amerikansk skribent og skuespiller

Wallace Shawn attore, doppiatore e commediografo statunitense

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