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Kurtz, Swoosie

Overview
Works: 215 works in 533 publications in 6 languages and 17,821 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Juvenile works  Children's films  Historical films  Television series  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Recipient, Other, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Swoosie Kurtz
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Carrey stars as a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar who, forced by his son's birthday wish, must tell the truth for the next 24 hours
The magic school bus space adventures by Not Available( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arnold's know-it-all cousin Janet drives the kids crazy when she gets Ms. Frizzle's class lost in outer space! When Dorothy Ann warns the kids there's an asteroid headed straight for their school, Ms. Frizzle arranges a field trip into space. When Phoebe finds she can't jump high enough Ms. Frizzle takes the class into space and turns the Bus into a planet-- with adjustable gravity!"--Container insert
Dangerous Liaisons by Stephen Frears( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two French members of nobility spend their time manipulating the loves of others
Duplex( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In terms of living the American Dream, Alex and Nancy have it pretty good. They're a young, vibrant couple in New York City with bright futures ahead of them. But one thing is missing: a home of their own. But their new home comes with one feature they didn't expect: an upstairs rent-controlled tenant, Mrs. Connelly, who isn't quite as easy going or frail as Alex and Nancy originally anticipated. As their blissful life begins to seriously fray around the edges, their dream home rapidly turns into a nightmare. It's then that they start to wonder: if they can't move Mrs. Connelly out
One Christmas( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy leaves his home in the country with his aunt to spend the holidays with his estranged father in the big city. In his search for Santa in New Orleans, he finds more than he could ever hope for
Pushing daisies by Lee Pace( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ned is a lonely pie maker whose touch can reanimate the dead, but there's a hitch. If Ned touches the person again, the miracle is reversed. If he doesn't, a bystander dies instead. Ned teams with a private eye to bring murder victims back just long enough to discover whodunit and collect the rewards. Things go well until Ned's boyhood sweetheart is the next dear departed, and he can't resist bringing her back for keeps!
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and German and held by 583 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
Superman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lexcorp accidentally unearths the intergalactic serial killer Doomsday, Superman must battle the creature head-on in the fight of his life. The world collectively mourns their fallen hero and humanity realizes it will never feel truly safe again. Superman's enemies rejoice, all but Lex Luthor, who grieves the loss in his own demented manner, setting off a chilling chain of events that even he couldn't have foreseen
Pushing daisies( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ned is a young man with a very special gift. As a boy, Ned discovered that he could return the dead briefly back to life with just one touch. Now a pie maker, Ned puts his ability to use, not only touching dead fruit and making it ripe with everlasting flavor, but working with a private investigator to crack murder cases by getting the dead to name their killers. But Ned's life is complicated when he brings his childhood sweetheart back to life and keeps her alive. Life would be perfect except if Ned ever touches her again, she'll go back to being dead, this time for good
Uncommon women and others by Wendy Wasserstein( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation for television of the Phoenix Theatre's production of Wendy Wasserstein's play about five friends who hold a reunion seven years after their graduation from Mount Holyoke
Guilty conscience by Blue Wave( Visual )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful psychological drama delves into the inner workings of the human mind. An egocentric lawyer, Anthony Hopkins, conducts an ongoing debate with his conscience about the ramifications of killing his wife, Blythe Danner, to be with his mistress. The tension builds to a peak as he weighs the pros and cons of the impending crime
Cruel intentions by Roger Kumble( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two unscrupulous stepsiblings engage in a series of manipulative schemes revolving around love, sex & seduction, wreaking havoc on the lives (and reputations) of everyone unfortunate enough to pique their anger. An update of the French epistolary novel "Les liaisons dangereuses", set amongst the upper classes in New York City in the late 1990s
Citizen Ruth by Alexander Payne( Visual )

15 editions published between 1012 and 2006 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Stoops is pregnant, confused and in trouble with the law for the umpteenth time! But it doesn't stop there! She soon becomes the unwitting object of a wacky tug-of-war that erupts when pro-lifers square off with pro-choicers and everyone goes to ridiculous extremes trying to claim her as a national symbol for their cause!
Ah, wilderness! by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production of Eugene O'Neill's nostalgic paean to the rites of adolescence has been hailed for its beauty, intimacy and good humor. Set in New England in the days of America's innocence, the affectionate comedy presents a young man's coming of age during a summer in which he experiemnts with poetry, politics, wicked women and alcohol and succumbs to his first romantic crush
Mike & Molly( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third season starts in Paris, where Mike and Molly are getting ready to leave their honeymoon and embark on their journey as a married couple. Adjusting to their new lives at home won't be easy, since they will be living with Molly's overindulgent sister, Victoria, and her smart-talking mother, Joyce. Sharing the already crowded house will prove challenging for the newlyweds, especially when they decide to start trying for a baby
Bubble boy by Cinco Paul( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy is a good-hearted innocent born with no immunities against germs. He grows up in a plastic bubble. To win back the girl of his dreams, he steps out of his indoor greenhouse and into a homemade bubble suit
Living proof( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Dr. Dennis Slamon, an oncologist and researcher who must make sacrifices in his personal life while on his quest to find a cure for breast cancer
Mike & Molly( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Season five, Molly has embarked on a new career as a writer. After selling her romance novel, Molly's excitement is short-lived as she now faces the pressures of deadlines, taking notes from her opinionated publisher and dealing with her own insecurities. Aside from living under the same roof as his in-laws, Mike has to ride the roller coaster of being married to a published author
Fifth of July by Lanford Wilson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The television production of Lanford Wilson's Broadway play about college friends who agitated for what they hoped would be a better world and who are now looking for a way to revive their dreams of what life can be
Get over it( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of a high school boy who is down on his luck. He loses his girlfriend and will do anything to get her back--including quitting the basketball team and trying out for an acting role in a Shakespeare play. But as soon as he stops moping over his break up, he begins to take interest in his best friend's little sister, and finds that romance is everywhere
 
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Alternative Names
Kurtz, Swoozie

Kurtz, Swoozie 1944-

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