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Sweeney, Mary

Works: 57 works in 228 publications in 8 languages and 5,624 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Road films  Fiction  Musical fiction  Domestic fiction  Film noir  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Film editor, Author, Scenarist, pmn, Conceptor, Author of screenplay, edm
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mary Sweeney
Mulholland Dr. by David Lynch( Visual )

56 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman riding in a limousine along Los Angeles' Mulholland Drive is targeted by a would-be shooter, but before he can pull the trigger, she is injured when her limo is hit by another car. The woman stumbles away from the accident and meets up with a plucky ingenue new to L.A. But are things really as they seem?
The Straight story by David Lynch( Visual )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story about 73-year-old Alvin Straight who embarks on a dangerous and emotional journey to make amends with his 75-year-old estranged brother Lyle who had suffered a stroke. Alvin can no longer drive a car because of his eyesight and has to walk with 2 canes, but he climbs aboard his 1966 John Deere lawnmower with hitched trailer and drives the 260-mile course from Laurens, Iowa to Mt. Zion, Wis
Inland Empire by David Lynch( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an actress falls in love with her co-star, she finds her life is becoming much like the film she is starring in, which is based on a Polish film that was never finished due to horrible tragedies
Lost highway by Richard Currey( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Madison is a saxophonist who finds a video tape on his doorstep that shows the interior of his house. He becomes convinced that someone has broken in and calls the police. He finds another videotape showing him killing his wife. The police arrest him for murdering his wife. In prison, he inexplicably morphs into a young man named Pete Dayton and begins living a completely different life. When Pete is released, his and Fred's paths begin to cross in a surreal, suspenseful web of intrigue, orchestrated by a shady gangster boss named Dick Laurent
Twin Peaks : fire walk with me by David Lynch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought in to investigate the mysterious death of local girl Laura Palmer, special agents Chester Desmond and Dale Cooper try to unravel the bizzarre clues, mysterious disappearances, and strange happenings in Twin Peaks
Mulholland Dr.( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and French and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blonde Betty Elms has only just arrived in Hollywood to become a movie star when she meets an enigmatic brunette with amnesia. Meanwhile, as the two set off to solve the second woman's identity, filmmaker Adam Kesher runs into ominous trouble while casting his latest project
The straight story : a screenplay by Mary Sweeney( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a true-life journey, The Straight Story chronicles 73-year-old Alvin Straight and his travels from Laurens, Iowa, to Mount Zion, Wisconsin, on a 1966 John Deere riding lawnmower. His trip takes him across hundreds of picturesque miles of America's Heartland, into a variety of people's lives, and all the while he shares his simple but poignant insights. Despite crippling arthritis and poor vision, Straight is resolved to travel by his own means to make peace with his ailing brother. His trek and the incidents that he experiences on the road provides a triumphant and inspirational representation of the course of a lifetime as it nears its end."--BOOK JACKET
The fascination of breeding aquarium fish by Herbert R Axelrod( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedværk med korte introduktioner til de enkelte fiskearter
Nadja( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin brother and sister vampires struggle against each other - and the ancient curse that binds them - in this stylish, erotic thriller set against the concrete canyons of modern-day Manhattan. Fiendishly seductive Nadja (Elina Lowensohn), and brother Edgar (Jared Harris), spend their days entombed in darkness, and their nights hiding in the heart of the New York afterhours scene. But Edgar is haunted by the painful duality of life lived in the shadows - and troubled by his twin's relentlessly evil nature. Nadja weaves her sensual spell around the niece and nephew of famed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing (Peter Fonda), Edgar joins forces with his would-be-assassin, plotting to bring down his sister in an all-out orgy of sex, blood, danger and death
A basic book of goldfish : look-and-learn by Mary Sweeney( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory book about goldfish, describing the habits and proper care of goldfish, with interesting facts about the common and more unusual varieties
Designing web accessibility for a beautiful web by Andy Clarke( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author and web designer Andy Clarke shows you how to achieve accessibility through markup and CSS while not compromising on design, contributing to a better experience of your web site by people with disabilities and offering businesses ways to improve search engine placement. Throughout the video, you'll see the concept in action as Andy demonstrates using examples from his fictional social networking web sites, the files for which are included on the DVD
Une histoire vraie = A straight story by Mary Sweeney( Book )

11 editions published in 1999 in French and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scénario du film de David Lynch, présenté au Festival de Cannes 1999, qui sort en salle en novembre 1999. Le voyage d'un homme âgé, qui aménage sa vieille tondeuse à gazon pour traverser les Etats-Unis afin de se réconcilier avec son frère aîné
Twin Peaks : the entire mystery : and the missing pieces( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin Peaks: FBI special agent Dale Cooper tries to hunt down the killer of Laura Palmer in the sleepy town of Twin Peaks, Washington
Designing with CSS for a beautiful web( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy Clarke demonstrates one-on-one in this video how to improve your creativity by designing in a browser using CSS. You'll learn to lay the foundations for your designs using meaningful and accessible mark-up before moving to best-practice designed methods
Designing with Microformats for a beautiful web( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microformats are simple, structured data formats that help you make the most of the content that you publish on the Web. Best-selling author and web designer Andy Clarke takes a design-based approach to using them and in this video, he walks you through the microformats that describe relationships, people, events, reviews, listings, and syndicated content. You can follow along the web site example files included on the DVD
Une histoire vraie by David Lynch( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alvin Straight, soixante-treize ans, se remet à peine d'une chute lorsqu'il apprend que son frère aîné vient d'être victime d'une attaque. Les deux hommes ne se sont pas parlé depuis dix ans. Alvin décide d'entreprendre le voyage de la réconciliation, seul, et par ses propres moyens. Sa mauvaise vue ne lui permettant pas de conduire, il parcourra les 507 kilomètres qui le séparent de Mount Zion, Wisconsin, sur le petit tracteur qu'il utilise pour tondre sa pelouse et auquel il aura accroché une remorque en bois."
Una storia vera( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per visitare il fratello infartuato Lyle con cui non parla da dieci anni per una lite, nell'autunno 1994 il 73enne Alvin Straight - che cammina con due bastoni e non ha patente - parte su un tagliaerba con rimorchio da Laurens (Iowa) per Mount Zion (Wisconsin), distante 317 miglia (circa 500 km) e li percorre in sei settimane. (Morandini)
Tripping the rift : the movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The starship Jupiter 42 is home to the five fun-loving, trouble-causing characters of Tripping the Rift. Run by anal-retentive Spaceship Bob, the spacecraft sees its fair share of drama and mischief
Love at stake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young baker Sara Lee is overjoyed that her childhood sweetheart Miles has returned to be the new assistant at Salem's church. The mayor and the judge have come up with an outrageous scheme to dupe the town folk out of their land, by accusing innocent people of witchcraft. Just then, a sexy stranger enters town to visit her cousin. What nobody knows is that she actually is a witch, and she's brewing up a pot of magical mischief
War cook book by Mary Sweeney( Book )

3 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Mary Sweeney Amerikaans filmeditor en filmproducente

Mary Sweeney Amerikaans filmproducente

Mary Sweeney montatrice, produttrice cinematografica e sceneggiatrice statunitense

Mary Sweeney US-amerikanische Filmeditorin, Filmproduzentin, Drehbuchautorin und Filmregisseurin

Mary Sweeney US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin, Cutterin und Filmregisseurin

Sweeney, Marie.

Sweeney, Terry 1953-

Суини, Мэри

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Mulholland Dr.The straight story : a screenplayA basic book of goldfish : look-and-learnDesigning web accessibility for a beautiful webDesigning with CSS for a beautiful webDesigning with Microformats for a beautiful webLove at stake