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Lange, Jessica

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,350 publications in 6 languages and 33,947 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Biographical films  Fiction  Television programs  Comedy films  Horror films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Artist, Interviewee, Interviewer, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Tootsie by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
100 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Dorsey is an out-of-work actor who makes himself up as a woman to get a job. When his girlfriend, Sandy, fails an audition for a soap opera, Michael dresses up as "Dorothy Michaels" and lands the part. All goes well until "Dorothy" falls in love with beautiful co-star, Julie, and Julie's father, Lee, falls for "Dorothy."
Big fish by Tim Burton ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
All that jazz by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an obsessed, pill-popping, chain-smoking choreographer/director dancing simultaneously with love and death. But even while dying, he creates some great dancing. Based on the life of Bob Fosse
The vow ( Visual )
16 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In one of the most acclaimed thrillers of our time a vicious psychopath (Robert De Niro), after being imprisoned for fourteen years, emerges with the single-minded mission to seek revenge on his attorney, Sam Bowden (Nick Nolte), and menancingly circles Sam's increasingly unstable family. Sam resorts to unorthodox measures which lead to an unforgettable showdown on Cape Fear
Titus by Julie Taymor ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of a victorious Roman general whose rigid code of honor and duty proves to be his downfall. A shocking journey into the depths of the human heart, a place where vengeance and passion reign supreme
Rob Roy by Michael Caton-Jones ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a harsh winter threatens the majestic Scottish Highlands, Rob Roy MacGregor is forced to borrow money from the less-than-noble Marquis of Montrose to provide for his clan. But when Montrose's henchman conspires to take the wealth for himself, Rob is thrust into the most challenging battle of his life, one that escalates into an exhilarating climax that will captivate you to the film's final frame
O pioneers! by Glenn Jordan ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Grey Gardens ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the life stories Edith "Big Edie" Bouvier Beale and her daughter, Edith "Little Edie" Bouvier Beale who are the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis. They were raised as Park Avenue débutantes, but withdrew from New York society. They took shelter at their Long Island summer home called 'Grey Gardens.' As their wealth and contact with the outside world dwindled, so did their grasp on reality. They were reintroduced to the world when international tabloids learned of a health department raid on their home. At that point, Jackie swooped in to save her relatives
Sweet dreams by Karel Reisz ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweet Dreams is the true story of the legendary Patsy Cline, charting the most dramatic years of her efforts to become a top country singer
King Kong by Merian C Cooper ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Big Apple is besieged by the monstrous ape, King Kong. The gargantuan ape battles attacking aircraft high above the streets of New York and plunges to his death from the top of the World Trade Center. Rated PG
American horror story the complete first season ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Harmons' fresh start in a new home deviously twists to reveal discoveries of love, sex and murderous revenge
American horror story ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Step inside a madhouse of horror and experience the chilling new incarnation of TV's most daringly provocative series. The sins of the past haunt the present at the notorious Briarcliff home for the criminally insane, ruled with an iron fist by Sister Jude. Forbidden desire and terrifying evil lurk around every corner, from alien abduction to demonic possession to a skin-wearing psychopath known as 'Bloody Face.'
Losing Isaiah by Stephen Gyllenhaal ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman who has adopted an abandoned child to give it a new life has to fight for him when his birth mother shows up and wants him back
Music box by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this courtroom thriller, Chicago attorney Ann Talbot agrees to defend her Hungarian immigrant father Mike Laszlo against accusations of heinous war crimes committed 50 years earlier. As the trial unfolds, Ann probes for evidence that will not only establish his innocence but also lay to rest her own agonizing doubts about his past
Crimes of the heart by Bruce Beresford ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Magrath sisters are reunited after a bizarre incident. Together again under the same roof, they must overcome sibling jealousies and the family reputation for taking the easy way out
Bonneville by Jessica Lange ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden hijacks her two best friends and sets off in a vintage '66 Bonneville convertible across the great American West to deliver her husband's ashes to her step-daughter. What begins as a simple road trip for the trio, will end up becoming a chance to rediscover themselves, their friendship, the importance of promises and always living life to the fullest
The postman always rings twice by Bob Rafelson ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and German and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Chambers (Jack Nicholson) is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Papadakis (John Colicos) and his young, blonde wife Cora (Jessica Lange). Frank and Cora quickly fall in love, and plot Nick's murder. Waiting for wedding bells to ring, the body count rises, the gavel slams--of course, nothing ever goes as planned--and their plans are derailed one by one
Frances by Graeme Clifford ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of a small-town girl who tasted the glory in Hollywood and on Broadway, and then went on to lead a life in which everything went wrong. After winning a nationwide high school essay contest, Frances takes up acting, and escapes Seattle by winning a trip to Russia, ending up a contract player for Paramount Pictures in Hollywood. Frances continually bucks the system, and her refusal to play the game gets her in trouble with studio bosses, publicity people, everyone. Her strong-willed mother steps in to help her, and that's when her troubles really begin--series of hospitalizations, brutally mistreatment, and finally, a lobotomy. Frances never really got a chance to be who she should have been, or to do what she could have done. She had every gift she needed in life except for luck, useful friends, and an instinct for survival
Blue sky by Tony Richardson ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Army major assigned to monitor a top-secret nuclear test is thrust into the center of a high-level military conspiracy. The only person who has a chance to save him from the nightmare cover-up is his wife--the wife who has nearly ruined his career with her scandalous behavior
 
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Alternative Names
Lange, Jessica Phyllis
Languages
English (510)
French (37)
Spanish (31)
German (30)
Italian (15)
Multiple languages (7)
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