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Allen, Karen 1951-

Overview
Works: 193 works in 777 publications in 10 languages and 23,640 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Sports films  Television plays  Historical films  College life films  Christmas films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Singer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Karen Allen
 
Most widely held works by Karen Allen
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

104 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiana Jones is a bullwhip-cracking archeologist assigned by the U.S. Government to find the mystically empowered Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis can obtain it for their own evil use
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

71 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
The sandlot heading home by David Mickey Evans( Visual )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth-grader Scotty Smalls has just moved into town with his parents. The local kids call him a Dork because he can't even throw a baseball. That changes when the leader of the neighborhood gang recruits him to play on the nearby sandlot field. It's the beginning of a magical summer of baseball, wild adventures, first kisses, and fearsome confrontations with the dreaded Beast and its owner who live behind the left field fence. Soon nine boys have become best friends, Scotty is part of a team, and their leader has become a local legend
National Lampoon's Animal house by John Landis( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faber College has one frat house so disreputable it will take anyone. The campus's only other frat house is full of white, anglo-saxon, rich young men that no one can stand except Dean Wormer. The dean enlists the help of their fraternity to get the boys of Delta House off campus. The dean's plan comes into play just before the homecoming parade
Scrooged by Richard Donner( Visual )

52 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cold-hearted television executive is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve, who attempt to show him the error of his ways
John Carpenter's Starman by John Carpenter( Visual )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alien, from a distant planet, lands in Wisconsin and arrives at the remote cabin of Jenny Hayden, a distraught young widow. The alien (Starman) convinces her to drive him to Arizona, explaining that if he isn't picked up by his mothership in three days he'll die. En route, Starman demonstrates the power of universal love, while Jenny rediscovers her human feelings for passion
The perfect storm by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and French and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andrea Gail is a sword fishing boat out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Billy Tyne is her captain, down-on-his-luck from a recent losing streak, looking to bring back one big score so he and his crew will have the money to stay ashore during the coming winter. So out they go, and they hit it big, hauling in what the crew estimates is a quarter-million-dollars worth of fish. Unfortunately, they haven't paid attention to the weather forecasts or the radio, and the boat is right in the path of what will become one of the most terrifying and fantastic storms of the century. The always-beating heart of the adventure are the men (and women) who go down to the sea in ships and are oft-times lost at sea, doing battle with the unpredictable, sometimes vicious forces of Nature. Based on a true story, and dedicated to the ten thousand Gloucestermen who have died at sea since 1623
The silent boy by Lois Lowry( Recording )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katy, the precocious ten-year-old daughter of the town doctor, befriends a mentally disabled boy
The sky is falling by Sidney Sheldon( Recording )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular, charismatic American family experiences a series of terrible tragedies, and when an anchorwoman investigates, she begins to discover evidence that seems unbelievable.--
Cleopatra destiny's queen by Monte Markham( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her name is synonymous with beauty, power and seduction. She was ruler of Egypt, Caesar's mistress and Mark Antony's lover. Presents the life of the most alluring woman of the ancient world
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about people who live on the fine line between fantasy and reality. A strong willed mother imposes her dreams on her shy daughter. The daughter finds solace from her brother and a gentleman friend
John Steinbeck's East of Eden( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam and Charles Trask grow up in the shadow of their father, Cyrus. Cyrus prefers Adam, inciting jealousy in his younger son. Adam is signed up for the cavalry, while Charles works on the family farm. Reuniting years later, the brothers live in peace until a beautiful woman nearly beaten to death arrives on their front porch. Adam nurses her back to health and falls blindly in love. But Cathy hides a cruel past. Adam and Cathy marry and have twin boys. Cathy soon deserts the family, showing up later as "Kate," the madam of an upscale brothel. Adam's sons have a relationship that mirrors his own. Adam's business venture fails and depletes the family fortune. One son seeks out his mother, who has been long assumed dead
The basket( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and French and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picturesque story of the landscapes through the territory of the human heart. A Pacific Northwest logging community in 1918 struggles to come to terms with the pain and prejudice of wartime America. Weaving an unlikely thread of forbidden love, racial tension, German opera lessons and a new game called basketball
The adventures of Indiana Jones by Frank Marshall( Visual )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Raiders of the lost ark, archaeologist-cum-soldier of fortune, Indiana Jones gets pitted against Nazis hoping to locate and seize the Biblical Ark of the Covenant -- an artifact of immeasurable value and the reputed source of unlimited power. In Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, after barely escaping a raging Shanghai nightclub brawl, Indy crash-lands into the wilds of India where he undercovers a sinister scheme that has enslaved a remote village's children in a fortress-like mine. In Indiana Jones and the last crusade, after Nazis kidnap Indy's father, the foremost authority on the Holy Grail, an artifact reputed to have the power to give and take life, Indy inches through rat-filled catacombs, battles Nazis in biplane dogfights, and braves the firepower of unstoppable tanks in order to find his father and the Grail
Cruising by William Friedkin( Visual )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Burns is sent undercover to find a serial killer who brutally slays and dismembers gay men in New York's S & M subculture. Working almost completely isolated from his department, he has to learn and practice the rules of this little society
November Christmas by Robert Harmon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanessa Marks returns to her hometown library to read to children the book that she wrote, "November Christmas." The book is about her serious illness as a child and how her family and community teamed up to move Halloween to August and Christmas to November to help her
King of the hill by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Aaron Kurlander uses his wit, imagination and fearless sense of adventure to survive against seemingly unbeatable odds in depression-ear St. Louis
Running from the law by Lisa Scottoline( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agreeing to represent a respected judge in a scandalous sexual harassment suit by his secretary, wisecracking lawyer Rita Morrone Hamilton is stunned when the trial turns deadly
Surviving domestic violence : a guide to healing your soul and building your future by Danielle F Wozniak( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Backed by 30 years of real-world practice, this comprehensive guide will help victims of domestic violence find the path to survival and healing. With the guidance of this book, victims can finally conquer their past and step into a brighter future. Simple, straight-forward, and practical, Surviving Domestic Violence will help women thrive again
White Irish drinkers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coming of age story set in 1975 working-class Brooklyn, in which two teenage brothers living with their abusive father and their well-meaning but ineffective mother are caught up in a life of petty crime. Older brother Danny concocts a daring scheme to steal enough money for the two to escape, timed around the chaos of an upcoming Rolling Stones concert
 
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Raiders of the lost arkThe adventures of Indiana Jones
Alternative Names
Karen Alen

Karen Allen actrice américaine

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Karen Allen amerikansk skådespelare

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Карен Ален

Карен Аллен

Карън Алън

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קארן אלן

كارين ألين

کارن آلن بازیگر آمریکایی

کیرن ایلن

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カレン・アレン

凯伦·阿兰

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The sandlot heading homeNational Lampoon's Animal houseJohn Carpenter's StarmanThe silent boyThe sky is fallingCleopatra destiny's queenThe basketThe adventures of Indiana JonesRunning from the law