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Winningham, Mare

Works: 175 works in 543 publications in 5 languages and 24,144 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Historical television programs  Comedy films  Biographical television programs  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Singer, wpr, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mare Winningham
Philomena by Stephen Frears( Visual )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship."--Container
Lisey's story : [a novel] by Stephen King( Recording )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two years after the death of enigmatic and celebrated author Scott Landon, his wife Lisey fields inquiries from academics and private collectors requesting his personal letters and unpublished works--if any exist. Then another interested party makes contact by leaving a dead cat in her mailbox. And then the terrifying phone calls begin. Lisey's only escape comes in the strange fantasy world where her husband found his inspiration. Now she must struggle to survive in a place where nightfall brings terrifying danger.--
Brothers by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Sam Cahill is embarking on his fourth tour of duty, leaving behind his beloved wife and two daughters. When Sam's Blackhawk helicopter is shot down in the mountains of Afghanistan, the worst is presumed, leaving an enormous void in the family. Despite a dark history, Sam's charismatic younger brother steps in to fill the family void
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the man who became a myth in this film directed and co-written by Lawrence Kasdan. Gene Hackman stars as Wyatt's iron-willed father and Dennis Quaid plays Earp's deadly best friend, Doc Holliday. Covers everything from Wichita to Dodge City to the shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona
Hatfields & McCoys by Kevin Reynolds( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the historic feud between two families living along the Tug Fork River on the border between West Virginia and Kentucky in the late 1800s
Swing vote( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bud Johnson is an apathetic, beer drinking, lovable loser, who is coasting through a life that is passed him by. His one bright spot in his mundane existence is his precocious, over achieving twelve-year old daughter, Molly. She takes care of them both. She accidentally sets off a chain of events on Election Day, which culminates in the presidential election coming down to one vote, Bud's. Suddenly, Bud becomes the voice for everybody when the world realizes that his vote will be the one that elects the next president. Descending on the unwitting inhabitants of the small town of Texico, New Mexico, politicians wage a war for Bud's vote
The thorn birds by Stan Margulies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Colleen McCullough's epic novel about an Australian priest torn by personal desires and ambition
Mildred Pierce by Todd Haynes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce
St. Elmo's fire by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven friends, recent college graduates, search for a place in the real world and face the issues of career and commitment. Against the backdrop of St. Elmo's, their local hang-out, they save, betray and love each one another as only the closest of friends can
The gingerbread girl by Stephen King( Recording )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily escapes to the secluded Vermillion Key off of Florida's coast after the death of her infant child. Her new neighbor also enjoys the privacy of the key, but the women he brings with him never return home. Emily's curiosity leads her right into the hands of the madman, but it's her legs that are her only hope for survival
Turner & Hooch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compulsively neat detective's tidy world goes to the dogs when he is forced to team up with a drooling slob of a junkyard dog named Hooch to find a murderer
Blockade Billy by Stephen King( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired third-base coach George 'Granny' Grantham chronicles the story of Billy Blakely, a catcher called up from Iowa to play for the New Jersey Titans in the spring of 1957. A powerful hitter and passionate catcher, Blockade Billy becomes notorious for drawing blood out of runners who collide with him at home plate. However, Billy holds a sinister secret, one that causes baseball officials to remove his name from the record books
The adventures of Ociee Nash by Ty Pennington( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skyler Day stars as Ociee Nash, a spirited nine-year-old from rural Mississippi. Ociee's idyllic life is thrown into a tailspin when she's sent to live with her Aunt Mamie to become 'a young lady'
Skylight confessions : [a novel] by Alice Hoffman( Recording )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two opposites attract each other. Arlyn Singer and John Moody get married and have a family. As a family they are traveling down some paths that shouldn't be taken
The heretic's daughter : a novel by Kathleen Kent( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha Carrier was one of the first women to be accused, tried and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Like her mother, young Sarah Carrier is bright and willful, openly challenging the small, brutal world in which they live. Often at odds with one another, mother and daughter are forced to stand together against the escalating hysteria of the trials and the superstitious tyranny that led to the torture and imprisonment of more than 200 people accused of witchcraft. This is the story of Martha's courageous defiance and ultimate death, as told by the daughter who survived
The magic of ordinary days by Rufus E Hallmark( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnant out of wedlock, an educated young woman is pressured by her father into an arranged marriage with a lonely farmer in this drama set during WWII
The war by Jon Avnet( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We are not ourselves : a novel by Matthew Thomas( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eileen meets Ed Leary, a scientist whose bearing is nothing like those of the men she grew up with, she thinks she's found the perfect partner. They marry, and Eileen quickly discovers Ed doesn't aspire to the same, ever bigger, stakes in the American Dream. Eileen encourages her husband to want more: a better job, better friends, a better house, but as years pass it becomes clear that his growing reluctance is part of a deeper psychological shift
The maldonado miracle( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This inspirational movie by first-time director Salma Hayek, tells the story of a spiritually and financially bankrupt town in need of hope, until one day a young boy gives them something to believe in
George Wallace( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and German and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Wallace was an infamous politician and segregationist. He had a lust for power and status that made him bedfellows with racists and become one of the most destructive and hated politicians of his time. This film follows Wallace from his early days as a state circuit judge to his presidential run, when he was paralyzed by a would-be assassin
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Lisey's story : [a novel]
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Mare Winningham actrice américaine

Mare Winningham actriz estadounidense

Mare Winningham aktorka amerykańska

Mare Winningham Amerikaans actrice

Mare Winningham attrice statunitense

Mare Winningham pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Mare Winningham US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Winningham, Mary Megan.

Winningham, Mary Megan 1959-

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Уиннингэм, Мэр

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Wyatt EarpSt. Elmo's fireThe gingerbread girlBlockade BillySkylight confessions : [a novel]The heretic's daughter : a novelThe maldonado miracle