WorldCat Identities

Irving, Amy 1953-

Works: 221 works in 775 publications in 8 languages and 18,297 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films  Children's films  Horror films  Comedy films  Fiction  Gangster films  Live-action/animation films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Narrator, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Amy Irving
Yentl by Barbra Streisand( Visual )

62 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yentl Mendel is the boyish daughter and only child of long widowed Rebbe Mendel. He teaches Talmud to local boys and secretly to Yentl since girls are not allowed to learn the law. When her father dies, Yentl is left all alone. She makes the momentous decision to leave the village and, disguised as a boy and calling herself Anshel, she seeks and gets admitted to a Yeshiva to study. She befriends Avigdor who is engaged to Haddas. Her family calls off the wedding when they discover Avigdor's brother committed suicide. Anshel then finds 'him'-self in the awkward position of being called into service as substitute bridegroom. But Haddas still wants Avigdor. After numerous complications, including Avidor and Yentl falling in love with each other and she telling him her secret, everyone gets what they want in life. Anshel, now Yentl once again, goes off to America to pursue her dream of serious study in Yeshiva, where she will be able to study without needing to hide her identity as a woman
An American tail by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mousekewitz family discovers the streets of America are not all paved with cheese, and living in a mouse tenement does not offer the life they hoped for. Young Tanya dreams of becoming a famous singer, and Fievel wants to become a tough lawdog like his hero Wylie Burp. Lured out west by the crafty entrepreneur Cat R. Waul, Fievel discovers the evil gentleman's true plans to turn the settlers into mouse-burgers. Enlisting the aid of his cat friend Tiger, the two team up with the legendary Wylie Burp to stop the feline gang's dastardly plot
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hapless Roger Rabbit is framed for the murder of Marvin Acme, who was photographed "playing patticake" with Roger's wife Jessica. The mixed live and animated action takes place in Hollywood and next-door "Toontown," where humans and "Toons" co-exist
Adam( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A delightful romantic story about two strangers in search of an extraordinary connection. Adam is a brilliant but awkward astronomy buff who is drawn out of his sheltered existence by his beautiful and outgoing new neighbor, Beth
Crossing Delancey by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single, independent woman is caught in a romantic quandary when her grandmother hires a Jewish matchmaker to find her a husband
Thirteen conversations about one thing( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13 conversations about one thing takes four characters (a lawyer who hits a housecleaner with his car, then flees the scene; the housecleaner herself; a science professor who leaves his wife; and an insurance claims adjuster who's deeply envious of a coworker who seems irrepressibly happy) and blends their stories into a delicate but potent mix
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )

46 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carrie, a sky highschooler with growing telekinetic powers, is abused by her classmates and her religiously fanatical Mother. After being the brunt of a joke at the Senior Prom, Carrie uses her telekinetic powers to destroy her classmates and her Mother
Deconstructing Harry by Woody Allen( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'écrivain new-yorkais Harry Block a toujours dépeint dans ses récits son entourage et ses nombreuses épouses sous un jour peu flatteur. Si bien qu'à la veille d'une cérémonie en son honneur, personne ne veut l'accompagner. Pour ajouter à son désarroi, il apprend que son ancienne maîtresse Fay, dont il est toujours amoureux, va épouser son ami Larry. L'écrivain cynique et égoïste est mûr pour une sérieuse remise en question. Les personnages de ses écrits interviennent alors pour l'aider à y voir plus clair
Déjà dead by Kathy Reichs( Recording )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's June in Montreal, and Tempe Brennan, Quebec's director of forensic anthropology, knows she is trailing a serial murderer when a dismembered and stored body turns up in a downtown park
Then came heaven by LaVyrle Spencer( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a tragic accident cuts his beloved wife Krystyna's life short, Eddie Olczak is sure his heart is broken forever. But as time passes, Eddie and Benedictine Sister Regina, a teacher at the school his daughters attend, come to realize that something has blossomed between them
I'm not Rappaport( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighty-one year old Nat Moyer is a compulsive and fanciful talker, a feisty philosopher, and a troublemaker given to assuming personalities. His daily companion on a bench in New York's Central Park is Midge Carter, a half-blind apartment house superintendent. Midge's approach to life is realistic and down-to-earth, making him the perfect foil for Nat. With vaudevillian flair, these appealing oldsters outrageously take on the world and its multiple threats--drug dealers and muggers, enlightened children, forced retirement, and the spector of the old folks' home
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

14 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Irish playwright's dramatic presentation of Joan of Arc as peasant, genius, saint and fifteenth century feminist
James Michener's Dynasty : deception, greed and jealousy( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James A. Michener's saga of the Blackwoods, an Ohio pioneer family of the 1820's
Bossa nova( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Weaves together three overlapping triangles: Mary Ann, a widowed American schoolteacher who has given up on ever finding love again; Pedro, a suave attorney dealing with a separation from his wife; and Tania, (the wife) who may want him back. Then there's Roberto, Pedro's shy brother, who works for their father in his tailor shop; Acácio, a handsome soccer champ soon to be transplanted to England; Sharon, a feisty law intern; and lastly, the hopeful Nadine, a young bohemian who thinks she's found the man of her dreams on the Internet."--Container
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the high-stakes, high-risk world of the drug trade as seen through a well blended mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter
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Who framed Roger Rabbit
Alternative Names
Amy Irving actrice américaine

Amy Irving actriu estatunidenca

Amy Irving actriz estadounidense

Amy Irving aktorka amerykańska

Amy Irving American actress

Amy Irving Amerikaans actrice

Amy Irving attrice statunitense

Amy Irving US-amerikanische Schauspielerin, Filmproduzentin und Sängerin

Davis Irving, Amy.

Eimija Ērvinga

Irving, Amy Davis.

Irving, Amy Davis 1953-

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Ейми Ървинг

Ирвинг, Эми

Эми Ирвинг

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איימי אירווינג זמרת אמריקאית

ايمي ايرفينغ ممثلة أمريكية

ایمی ارونگ

ایمی اروینق

ایمی آیروینگ تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

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Thirteen conversations about one thingDeconstructing HarryDéjà deadThen came heavenI'm not RappaportSaint JoanBossa novaTraffic