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Garr, Teri 1952-

Works: 152 works in 473 publications in 4 languages and 23,829 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Television programs  Biography  Fairy tales  Television adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Teri Garr
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy Neary is a cable worker who, along with several others, become stunned bystanders who have experienced a close encounter of the first kind - witnessing UFOs soar across the sky. After this life-changing event, the inexplicable vision of a strange, mountain-like formation haunts him. He becomes obsessed with discovering what it represents. Meanwhile, bizarre occurrences are happening around the world. Government agents have close encounters of a second kind - discovering physical evidence of extraterrestrial visitors in the form of a lost fighter aircraft from World War II and a stranded military ship that disappeared decades earlier only to suddenly reappear in unusual places. Roy continues to chase his vision to a remote area where he and the agents follow the clues that have drawn them to reach a site where they will have a close encounter of the third kind - contact
Tootsie by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,990 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."
Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 2,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summoned by a will to his late grandfather's castle in Transylvania, young Dr. Frankenstein soon discovers the scientist's step-by-step manual explaining how to bring a corpse to life. Assisted by the hunchbacked Igor and the curvaceous Inga, he creates a monster who only wants to be loved
The black stallion by Walter Farley ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 2,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boy and horse are shipwrecked on an island where they become fast friends. Upon their return home they work together for a try in one of the great races at Santa Anita
Mr. Mom by Stan Dragoti ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young auto executive loses his job and his wife turns into a high-powered executive. At the start Jack Butler thinks he's "a regular Phil Donahue," but soon, dishes, diapers, and a man-eating vacuum cleaner have him singing a different tune. In the meantime, Caroline has come up with a pitch to salvage her ad agency's biggest account but she can't run fast enough from her persistent boss
The Black stallion returns by Robert Dalva ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black, a stunning stallion and a world-renowned champion race horse, is stolen by mysterious foreigners. His young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno) frantically seeks his return. Alec stows away on a plane to Casablanca and crosses the perilous Sahara Desert. With the help of a special friend named Raj (Vincent Spano), Alec unravels the mystery of Black's theft
Casper meets Wendy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casper gets a crush on Wendy as she hides from the evil Warlock Desmond
"Oh, God!" ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerry Landers, (John Denver) a supermarket assistant manager and a good yet non-religious person, suddenly finds a note in the mail one day that grants him an "interveiw" with God. Thinking it to be a hoax he tosses it away, but when it keeps reappearing he finally gives in. Skeptical at first, he ends up carrying His personal message - that the world can work with what God's given us
The Tale of the frog prince ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the fairy tale about a pond to palace romance with some amusing twists in which a frog needs a kiss from a princess in order to return to his human form of a prince. Followed by a presentation by Shelley Duvall describing the series
After hours by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The twists and turns of one night in the life of a New York yuppie and the interesting people he comes in contact with from a sexy woman to a crazy ice cream dealer
Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Searching for Debra Winger ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary is not only about film star Debra Winger, but also about the trials and tribulations of actresses in Hollywood who have reached "that certain age". Arquette interviews several of her colleagues, all of whom have their own personal horror stories about insensitive producers and casting directors who tend to think of over-40 actresses as being suitable only for mother, "other woman", and "hero's girlfriend" roles, if they bother to cast these roles at all. The women also discuss the difficulties in balancing a successful career and a private life
Kabluey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inept, but lovable, Salman comes to help his sister-in-law tend to his holy terror nephews while Salman's brother is off fighting in Iraq. In order to make ends meet and keep the family together, Salman must take on a humiliating job as a giant blue corporate mascot. This proves to be more challenging than he originally thought
Star trek, the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe "to boldly go where no man has gone before."
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a witch's curse turns a young prince into a repulsive frog, only the kiss from a beautiful but selfish princess can restore him back to his handsome human form; One night, Geppeto wishes for a son. The Blue Fairy appears and turns his puppet, Pinocchio, into a living marionette; After leaving home, three distinctly different brothers learn an important lesson when a big, bad wolf tries to blow each of their houses down; When the King declares a Royal Laugh-Off to bring a smile to the face of his solemn daugher, Waldo answers the call and captures her heart
Head by Bob Rafelson ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visually daring but redundant film made after the demise of the Monkees television show. There is no story line but the film is as interesting as anything done by the 1960s underground. Includes some anti-war moments. A technically innovative rock musical
Batman beyond the movie ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aging Bruce Wayne has hung up the once invincible Batman cape, but a brave young high school boy stumbles onto the secret of Batman's true identity and a new aliance is formed
One from the heart ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola shines his spotlight on a Las Vegas couple (Teri Garr, Frederic Forrest) whose break-up on the 4th of July leads them both to a night on the strip in pursuit of their romantic fantasies (Raul Julia, Natassia Kinski). But in this town of gamblers and dreamers, should they bet it all on dreams, or give true love another roll of the dice? Featuring the stunning photography of Vittorio Storaro. Includes a fantasy sequence (tango, Bora-Bora flamenco, and Las Vegas street scene), performed by Teri Garr, Raul Julia, and ensemble
Life without Dick ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Colleen, an artist, is convinced that her boyfriend is cheating on her, she decides to put a stop to it. The gun she threatens him with accidentally goes off, and now with her boyfriend dead and in her basement, she hooks up with Daniel. Daniel is a singer and an assassin, who just can't seem to bring himself to actually kill anyone. When Colleen learns that Daniel was to kill her boyfriend, and Daniel discovers the boyfriend is dead already, its a match made in Mafia heaven
Batman beyond the movie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The winning edge: Mason and his teammates have become addicted to a horrible steroid drug administered through a patch called a slapper. As coach looks the other way, the team is winning. But the jocks have resorted to stealing to feed their habit, and Batman is resolved to stop them by finding the source of their drugs
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Garr, Terry Ann, 1952-
English (256)
French (4)
Spanish (1)
German (1)