WorldCat Identities

Parsons, Estelle

Overview
Works: 177 works in 424 publications in 5 languages and 12,223 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Fiction  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Director, Singer, Speaker, Commentator, Proofreader, Host, Recipient, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Estelle Parsons
Bonnie and Clyde by Arthur Penn( Visual )

73 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of comedy and brutal violence, this film is based on the true story of the notorious American outlaws of the 1930's, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
Dick Tracy by Warren Beatty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Dick Tracy battles Big Boy Caprice, whose lady, Breathless Mahoney wants Tracy for herself. He steps into a crime war, while Tess Trueheart waits for him
Empire Falls by Ed Harris( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful portrait of blue-collar America, a timeless tribute to the inherent decency and good humor that sustains working-class people in everyday life
Looking for Richard by Al Pacino( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's gripping drama of power, lust and betrayal becomes accessible to a broader audience. The camera follows the cast and crew throughout rehearsals, eavesdropping on the behind-the-scenes process that goes into creating characters and mounting a production
The love letter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Scotty discovers a poignant letter written by a mysterious woman called Lizzie he cannot get her out of his mind. Putting thoughts of his upcoming wedding aside, he is compelled to write Lizzie a letter of his own. A romantic correspondence ensues and flourishes into a love so powerful, not even a century and a half of time can keep them apart. Spanning an era from the Civil War to the present day, the perils of Lizzie's war torn present threaten her passage into the future. Would their love be strong enough to endure the test of time?
Fair weather by Richard Peck( Recording )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1893, thirteen-year-old Rosie and members of her family travel from their Illinois farm to Chicago to visit Aunt Euterpe and attend the World's Columbian Exposition which, along with an encounter with Buffalo Bill and Lillian Russell, turns out to be a life-changing experience for everyone
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel of the same name by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov
A memory of two Mondays by Arthur Miller( Visual )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Miller's vivid comedy-drama portrays the nature of life during America's Great Depression. The emphasis is on mood and characterization as Miller draws on his own personal experience to evoke what the 1930s were like for workers to whom a job-- any job-- was everything
Gilbert & Sullivan's the pirates of Penzance : or, the slave of duty by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel, Rachel by Paul Newman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and French and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel Cameron is a 35-year old school teacher living in New England. Her life is small and safe. She has no man in her life and lives with her mother. She wants to do anything to keep from slipping into spinsterhood. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she has to make decisions about her life and where she wants it to go
June Moon by George S Kaufman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In homage to the heyday of American comedy, this satire takes on 1929's Tin Pan Alley. Its main characters are a gullible lyricist and a composer who claims as his big hit a ditty called "Paprika ... the spice of my life." Look for composer Stephen Sondheim as a wisecracking pianist in his acting debut
Watermelon man( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy concerning a bigoted white man who is permanently turned black and must now contend with a shocked wife, his kids, angry neighbors, cold shoulders at the office and a back seat on the bus
Adult orgasm escapes from the zoo by Franca Rame( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical monologues on the condition of women
For Pete's sake by Erik Estrada( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman borrows money from a loan shark after receiving a hot stock tip. When the stock tumbles, she has to resort to more and more outlandish means to pay the debt off before her husband finds out
Come along with me( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recently widowed woman with a talent for prophecy and reading minds leaves town to begin a new life
Guests of the nation by Neil McKenzie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two Irish insurgents are assigned to guard two captured British soldiers at a remote farmhouse owned by the spirited Widow O'Connell, the foursome pass the time by playing cards, dancing jigs, and bickering amiably about their respective countries and religions. Throughout the conviviality, Barney Callahan is haunted by the knowledge that reprisals will be in order if the Irish harm their British captives
I never sang for my father( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complicated father-son relationship resurfaces after a mother's death. The kindhearted son has devoted his life to winning the affection of his stubborn and opinionated father. His efforts to care for him are met with hostility and rebuff. Eventually, the father breaks down and shares his true feelings with his son
I walk the line( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern sheriff, intending to bring a man in for moonshining, instead falls for his young daughter and makes sure the feds don't arrest the man. With a deputy's murder and his marriage over, will the sheriff still get his girl?
Don't drink the water by Panola College( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hollanders, a typical family on vacation, are stranded in Vulgaria after a hijacking. Trying to maintain their vacationing spirits, they start taking pictures, but the Vulgarians think they're spies. The Hollanders try to flee the country before the evil government throws them in prison
Roseanne by Roseanne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The pressure is on when Bev sells her share in the diner, David pops the question to Darlene, Becky and Mark return home, and someone shocks the family with a walk down the aisle"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Estelle Parsons actrice américaine

Estelle Parsons actriu estatunidenca

Estelle Parsons actriz estadounidense

Estelle Parsons aktorka amerykańska

Estelle Parsons American actress

Estelle Parsons Amerikaans acteur

Estelle Parsons Amerikaans actrice

Estelle Parsons amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

Estelle Parsons amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

Estelle Parsons amerikansk songar og skodespelar

Estelle Parsons attrice statunitense

Estelle Parsons US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Parsons, Estelle Margaret 1927-

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Естель Парсонс

Парсонс, Эстель

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אסטל פרסונס זמרת אמריקאית

استل پارسونز بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

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에스텔 파슨스

エステル・パーソンズ

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Languages
English (211)

German (4)

French (4)

Spanish (3)

Italian (1)

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Empire FallsLooking for RichardThe love letterFair weatherRachel, RachelAdult orgasm escapes from the zooFor Pete's sake