WorldCat Identities

Close, Glenn 1947-

Works: 739 works in 2,284 publications in 9 languages and 70,934 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Television plays  Television adaptations  Animated films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Scenarist, Other, Speaker, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Glenn Close
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )
79 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Tarzan by Chris Buck( Visual )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 2,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raised by gorillas, Tarzan has made the jungle his home and the animals his friends. But with the appearance of humans, the only world Tarzan has ever known and the one in which he belongs are about to become one
The big chill ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven college housemates from the 1960s who have drifted apart, reunite at the funeral of a friend. Having entered adulthood as non-conformists, most now belong to the establishment. Stunned by the death of their peer, sensing their own mortality and the loss of their innocence, each takes the opportunity to re-evaluate his or her life and re-establish their bonds
Air Force One by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )
53 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An uncompromising U.S. President has just told the world he will not negotiate with terrorists. But when Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One, the world's most secure and extraordinary aircraft, the President is faced with a nearly impossible decision-- give in to terrorist demands or sacrifice not only the country's dignity, but the lives of his wife and daughter
The natural by Barry Levinson( Visual )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 2,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A once-promising baseball player on his way to stardom in the big leagues, finds his dreams shattered when a mysterious woman and a silver bullet end his career prematurely. Sixteen years later, armed with his childhood bat "Wonderboy," he comes back to baseball, joins the roster of the lowly New York Knights to see if he can overcome physical pain and the nefarious forces around him to lead his team to the pennant
102 Dalmatians by Walt Disney( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 2,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stars Oddball, the spotless dalmatian puppy on a search for her rightful spots and Waddlesworth, the wisecracking, delusional macaw who thinks he's a rottweiler. This duo leads a posse of puppies on a mission to outfox the wildly wicked Cruella De Vil
Dangerous liaisons by Stephen Frears( Visual )
71 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil (Glenn Close) challenges rakish Valmont (John Malkovich) to seduce a virtuous young married woman (Michelle Pfeiffer), never suspecting that he would violate his personal credo and fall in love
101 Dalmatians by Walt Disney( Visual )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
Hoodwinked by Corey Edwards( Visual )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Red Riding Hood, Granny, the Big Bad Wolf, and the Woodsman all face Detective Flippers as he attempts to determine the real events of the Little Red Riding Hood story
Fatal attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )
48 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New York attorney has a romantic fling while his wife is out of town, and then shrugs it off. But the woman involved with him won't be ignored, even if it means destroying his family to keep him
Albert Nobbs by Rodrigo García( Visual )
37 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dublin, eind 19e eeuw. Om aan armoede te ontsnappen gaat een vrouw al dertig jaar als man door het leven, hotelbediende Albert
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features vintage newsreel footage, photographs and a rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne Frank's diary. Includes interviews with her friends, family and protector, Miep Gies
Skylark by Glenn & Walken Christopher Close( Visual )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacob's farm is in trouble from a severe drought. Jacob and Sarah begin to wonder if Sarah can stay, and what will happen to Jacob if she and the children have to leave the farm
Evening ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Ann Lord reflects on one beautiful and life-changing weekend with the one true love of her life, her daughters come to their own understanding about the power of the past and the unbreakable bonds between mothers and daughters, family and the loves of their lives
Sarah, plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Recording )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When their father invites a mail-order bride to come live with them in their prairie home, Caleb and Anna are captivated by their new mother and hope that she will stay
Hoodwinked too! Hood vs. evil ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Red ... [is] training with a mysterious covert group called the Sisters of the Hood. But Red is forced to cut her training short when she gets an urgent call from Nicky Flippers..., the head of the super secret Happily Ever After Agency, aka the HEA. A wicked witch ... has abducted two innocent children, Hansel ... and Gretel..., and Nicky needs the whole Hoodwinked gang--Red, Granny..., the ever-clueless Wolf..., and his over-caffeinated little partner, Twitchy..., for the search and rescue mission"--Container
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( Visual )
59 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mean, green invaders from the angry red planet attempt to take over the Earth
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Garp is a man whose life unfolds from cradle to grave in counterpoint to the dizzy, violent, cruel and casually destructive rhythms of our anxious age. Garp is an angry, funny ode to survival--and T.S. Garp is hell-bent upon survival
The Stepford wives by Matthew Broderick( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live ... it's a little to perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
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Alternative Names
Close, Glenn
English (566)
German (27)
French (18)
Spanish (17)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (2)
Russian (1)
Persian (1)
Dutch (1)