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Allen, Karen 1951-

Overview
Works: 160 works in 828 publications in 9 languages and 24,086 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Fiction  Christmas films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Singer, Contributor, Artist, Other
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 )

105 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

72 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,035 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 )

48 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1960's, this comedy focuses on a fifth grader who can't throw a baseball but is recruited by the leader of a neighborhood gang to play on the nearby sandlot field. It's the beginning of a summer he'll never forget
National Lampoon's Animal house by John Landis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 2,017 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 except Dean Wormer can stand. The dean enlists the help of that 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 )

41 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,598 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 )

51 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,050 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 Paula Weinstein( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 907 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 )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precocious Katy Thatcher comes to realize what a gentle, silent boy did for his family. He meant to help, not harm. It didn't turn out that way."The author balances humor and generosity with the obstacles and injustice of Katy's world to depict a complete picture of the turn of the 20th century."—Publishers Weekly, StarredFrom the Paperback edition
John Steinbeck's East of Eden by Elia Kazan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
Cleopatra : destiny's queen by Monte Markham( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 503 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
The basket( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and French and held by 444 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
November Christmas( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 394 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
Cruising by William Friedkin( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 380 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
King of the hill by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Underneath: A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend
Running from the law by Lisa Scottoline( Recording )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 242 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
White Irish drinkers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 194 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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National Lampoon's Animal house
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Karen Alen

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Κάρεν Άλεν

Карен Ален

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Карън Алън

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كارين ألين

کارن آلن بازیگر آمریکایی

کیرن ایلن

캐런 앨런

カレン・アレン

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The sandlot : heading homeNational Lampoon's Animal houseJohn Carpenter's StarmanThe silent boyCleopatra : destiny's queenThe basketRunning from the law