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Stapleton, Maureen

Overview
Works: 194 works in 484 publications in 7 languages and 13,368 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Biographical films  Children's films  History  Science fiction films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee, Speaker, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Maureen Stapleton
 
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Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

27 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reds is the story of the love affair of John Reed and Louise Bryant in a war-torn world and how the Russian Revolution shook their lives. John Reed was an American Communist, journalist, and activist who was buried next to the Kremlin wall. Louise Bryant was a writer and feminist
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
Interiors by Woody Allen( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eve, an interior designer, is deserted by her husband of many years, the emotionally glacial relationships of their three grown daughters are laid bare. Twisted by jealousy, insecurity and resentment, Renata, a successful writer; Flyn, a woman crippled by indecision; and Joey, a budding actress, struggle to communicate for the sake of their shattered mother
The fugitive kind by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smoldering, snakeskin-jacketed Val Xavier is a guitar-strumming drifter trying to go straight. He finds work and solace in a Southern small-town variety store run by Lady Torrance, who's lonely, sexually frustrated, and abused by her vile, deathly ill husband, and who proves as much a temptation for Val as local wild child Carol, who tries to seduce him
The money pit by Richard Benjamin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evicted from their Manhattan apartment, Walter and Anna buy what looks like the home of their dreams, only to find themselves with a bank-account-draining nightmare
Tennessee Williams' South by William Hutt fonds (University of Guelph)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the life and work of writer and dramatist Tennessee Williams. Features the writer as he answers questions posed to him by the filmmaker in a variety of settings, accompanied by biographical re-creations, photos and occasional excerpted scenes of Williams' work performed specifically for the documentary
Bye bye Birdie by Charles Strouse( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy about the national crisis that arises among teenage worshippers and professional associates when a rock-n-roll idol is drafted into the military. (Does not circulate)
Plaza suite( Visual )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three interlocking tales of love and romance in one New York hotel suite
Nuts by Tom Topor( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pending case: The People of the State of New York vs. Claudia Draper. The issue: Is Claudia mentally competent to stand trial? She's shocking, outspoken, explosive, defiant--but is she "nuts"? Claudia holds nothing back as she takes on New York's judicial system, modern psychiatry, her personal demons and anyone who gets in her way
The gathering( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, hard-driving businessman Adam Thornton neglected his family. Now, with a diagnosis of only weeks to live, Adam arranges a Christmas reunion - but not even the season of miracles can heal longtime emotional wounds
Johnny Dangerously by Michael Hertzberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satire of thirties gangster films about a son who turns to a life of crime to pay for his mother's life-saving operation
Heartburn by Nora Ephron( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meryl Streep and Jack Nicholson are wonderful together in this lighthearted look at modern romance headed for failure, based on Nora Ephron's best-selling novel. She's a magazine writer who gives up her career for love and family. He's a playboy newspaper columnist who can't quite give up his old tricks. And if that combination doesn't give a relationship Heartburn, nothing will!
Airport terminal pack( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airport 1975: A mid-air collision leaves a 747 without a pilot and little hope for survival
The rose tattoo by Tennessee Williams( Recording )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maureen Stapleton and Eli Wallach re-create their original Broadway roles by discussing the plot sequence of this Sicilian-style love story
Tom Hanks comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The money pit: A young couple struggles to repair a hopelessly dilapidated house
The lottery, and other stories by Shirley Jackson( Recording )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful collection of short stories by Shirley Jackson. "The Lottery," one of the most terrifying stories of the twentieth century, created a sensation when it was first published in the New Yorker. "Powerful and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses. This collection, the only one to appear during Jackson's lifetime, unites "The Lottery" with twenty-four equally unusual stories. Together they demonstrate her remarkable range--from the hilarious to the truly horrible--and power as a storyteller
The Caedmon short story collection by Caedmon( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the elaborate Broadway revival of the 1932 Eva Le Gallienne/Florida Friebus production comes a whimsical retelling of the Lewis Carroll classic
Airport by George Seaton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and German and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manager of an international airport must juggle personal crises with professional responsibilities as he attempts to keep his blizzard-torn facility open to rescue a bomb-damaged jetliner
An interview with Maureen Stapleton by Maureen Stapleton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In response to the interviewers' questions, Stapleton speaks about the strenuous nature of her profession, whether she enjoys it or not, the parts she performed and is performing, the challenges of certain roles such as playing a 50 year old woman when she was 25 in T. William's "The Rose tattoo," her approach to preparing for a part, the ability to memorize roles, the importance of following the director's requirements regardless of her personal feelings, the technique of crying or laughing on stage, and contributions that actors bring to the character they play. She and the interviewers discuss the benefits and weaknesses of method acting, mannerisms, and gesticulation on stage
 
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The fugitive kind
Alternative Names
Maureen Stapleton actrice américaine

Maureen Stapleton actriu estatunidenca

Maureen Stapleton actriz estadounidense

Maureen Stapleton aktorka amerykańska

Maureen Stapleton Amerikaanse actrice

Maureen Stapleton attrice teatrale statunitense

Maureen Stapleton US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Morin Staplton

Stapleton, Lois Maureen

Stapleton, Lois Maureen 1926-2006

Морин Стаплтон

Морин Стејплтон

Морин Стэплтон АНУ-ын жүжигчин агсан

Морін Степлтон

Стэплтон, Морин

מורין סטייפלטון

מורין סטייפלטון שחקנית אמריקאית

مورین استیپلتون بازیگر آمریکایی

মরিন স্ট্যাপলেটন Actress

მორინ სტეპლტონი

모린 스테이플턴

モーリン・ステイプルトン

瑪倫·斯塔普萊頓

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Bye bye BirdieAirport terminal packThe Caedmon short story collectionAirportMaureen Stapleton : a bio-bibliographyOne hell of a life : an autobiography