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Alexander, Jane 1939-

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Most widely held works by Jane Alexander
Kramer vs. Kramer by Robert Benton( Visual )

47 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back
The ring by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange videotape full of bizarre and haunting images is watched by a handful of teenagers. After the viewing the tape, they receive phone calls in which they are warned they will die in seven days. Rachel, the aunt of one of the ill-fated teens, is a journalist who has decided to investigate the matter. She manages to find the cabin in the woods and watches the video herself; afterward, she receives the same phone call, and realizes she must solve the puzzle of the video and who is behind
Terminator salvation by McG( Visual )

16 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :En 2018, après le Jugement Dernier, l'humanité est ravagée par Skynet et son armée de Terminators. Tandis que John Connor, futur leader de la résistance humaine, rassemble ses combattants pour une dernière offensive désespérée contre les machines, il réalise que pour sauver l'humanité, il doit retrouver et protéger son père Kyle Reese. Mais l'arrivée du mystérieux Marcus Wright va boulerverser sa vision du monde et l'entraîner dans une course effrénée au coeur même des troupes ennemies
Art 21 art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 37 diverse artists, taking viewers into artists' studios, homes, and communities to provide an intimate view of their lives, work, creative processes, and sources of inspiration
The cider house rules by John Irving( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer is an orphan in remote St. Cloud, Maine. Never adopted, he is the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch, who trains him to be a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. Homer, however, yearns for a self-chosen life outside the orphanage. Then Wally and pregnant Candy visit the orphanage for a medically safe, albeit illegal, abortion. Homer accompanies them to Wally's family apple farm. Wally goes off to war, leaving Homer and Candy alone together. What will Homer learn in the cider house? What of the destiny Dr. Larch planned for him?
Off season by Anne Rivers Siddons( Recording )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful, tragic, and redemptive story of a woman who searches for meaning after her husband dies
Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location at many places actually frequented by the real persons portrayed and featuring a script written from primary sources, this documentary tells the life story of American author Louisa May Alcott, chronicling her efforts to rescue her family from poverty and find wealth, fame, and happiness for herself. Includes animations and commentary from Alcott scholars, novelist Geraldine Brooks, and the "literary sleuths" who uncovered Alcott's lost thrillers
Warm springs by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring true story about Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, who seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia
The book of Negroes( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A universal story of loss, courage and triumph, this recounts the extraordinary journey of Aminata Diallo, an indomitable African woman who survives in a world in which everything seems to be against her. Kidnapped by slave traders in West Africa then sold into slavery in South Carolina, Aminata navigates her way through the American Revolution in New York, the isolated refuge of Nova Scotia, and the treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, before finally securing her freedom in England
Fur : an imaginary portrait of Diane Arbus by Steven Shainberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Sunshine state by Jane Alexander( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a richly diverse town on a sleepy Florida island threatened by real estate developers
Sam's letters to Jennifer by James Patterson( Recording )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to the village of her childhood, Jennifer discovers letters that reveal a relative's decades-long relationship with a secret love, a correspondence from which Jennifer draws wisdom when she falls in love herself
Wild things, wild places : adventurous tales of wildlife and conservation on planet Earth by Jane Alexander( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

a-- Wild Things, Wild Places, From the Hardcover edition
The great white hope by Martin Ritt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Earl Jones portrays the life of Jack Jefferson, the first Black Heavyweight Champion who has a relationship with a white woman (Jane Alexander). The film is based on the life of Jack Johnson
The unborn by David S Goyer( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casey Beldon has become plagued by merciless dreams, visions of strange looking dogs, and an evil child with bright blue eyes. After being hit with a mirror by her neighbor's son, Casey's eyes begin to change color and she learns she had a twin brother who died in the womb. Casey begins to suspect that the spirit haunting her is the soul of her dead twin who became possessed by a malevolent spirit known as dybbuk. The spirit wants to be born so it can transfer to the world of the living. Casey meets a woman named Sofi who explains that as a child, she had a twin brother who was killed in Nazi experiments and he was brought back to life by a dybbuk who intended to use his body as a portal into the world of the living. Sofi killed the dybbuk and now it haunts her family for revenge. Sofi refers Casey to Rabbi Sendak who can perform a Jewish exorcism to remove the dybbuk. The exorcism is performed, but things go awry as the dybbuk tries to stop the ritual from being completed. The dybbuk disappears after the exorcism and soon afterward, Casey learns she is pregnant with twins
Playing for time by Daniel Mann( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fania Fenelon is a Jewish cabaret singer in Paris during the Nazi invasion. Fania and thousands of other Jewish and political prisoners are sent to the Auschwitz death camp. She and a group of other classical musicians are spared from death in exchange for performing music for their captors. They are also ordered to play for the thousands being herded to the gas chambers, a 'humane' means of easing the condemned into the next world
Gigantic by Matt Aselton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brian is a mattress salesman who gets swept up into a romance with Harriet when she falls asleep on one of the beds in his store. To win her over, he must compete with her father, an art-collecting loudmouth with a bad back and deep pockets. Includes alternate ending, deleted scenes, commentary, and behind the scenes
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probes the traditions of dance in communities around the world -- from the often misunderstood waltz to the eloquent gestures of an Asante court dancer in Ghana, and from the latest hip-hop in Morocco to a ballet class in Russia and a modern dance rehearsal in New York
Testament by Lynne Littman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nuclear strike has occurred. No one knows who made it or why, but the unthinkable has happened, and nothing can ever be the same. Carol must hold her family together and watch helplessly as her loved ones become victims of the deadly invisible radiation
Eleanor and Franklin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Great Depression to the impact of world politics on World War II, the story of Franklin's 12-year presidency
 
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