Baldwin, Alec 1958-
Most widely held works about Alec Baldwin
Most widely held works by Alec Baldwin
The aviator ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,310 libraries worldwide
Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing.
The departed ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,229 libraries worldwide
In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there are moles in their midst, Billy and the other mole are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself.
Pearl Harbor ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 1,874 libraries worldwide
Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever.
My sister's keeper ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,707 libraries worldwide
Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. Suddenly, their baby girl falls ill, and her only hope for survival rests in her parents' ability to find a compatible bone marrow donator. Their desperate decision to conceive another child raises both ethical and moral questions and begins to erode their relationship. Their actions ultimately set off a court case that threatens to tear the family apart.
Beetle Juice ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
A couple of likable ghosts contact the afterlife's bio-exorcist to rid their home of a trendy New York family that moves in.
It's complicated ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
A hilarious look at marriage, divorce, and everything in between. With a thriving Santa Barbara bakery, a new romance heating up, and her divorce finally behind her, Jane Adler has her life all figured out, until she finds herself trapped between the perfect new beau and her philandering ex-husband who's determined to win her back. When opposites attract all over again, will love be sweeter the second time around? It's ... complicated!
The good shepherd ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,609 libraries worldwide
An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him.
The Royal Tenenbaums ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family.
The Hunt for Red October ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
A new Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast. Government experts think it is planning to attack- that is, all the experts but one. He thinks the sub's commander is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find the sub and prove his theory.
Cats & dogs ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,496 libraries worldwide
A look at the top-secret, high-tech espionage war going on between cats and dogs, which their humans are blissfully unaware of. The film follows Mr. Tinkle's (a cat) plan to destroy a new vaccine, that if developed, would eliminate all human allergies to dogs, and allow cats to rule the world. Lou, a beagle puppy accidentally becomes the dog-agent assigned to stop the cat plan.
Thomas and the magic railroad ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
Diesel # 10 has devious plans to dominate the other engines by finding and crushing their dwindling supply of magical gold dust. Lilly has a hunch that her grandfather holds the key to rescuing the little trains in his workshop on Muffle Mountain.
Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,434 libraries worldwide
Conrad and Sally Walden are home alone with their pet fish. It is raining outside, and there is nothing to do. Until The Cat in the Hat walks in the front door. He introduces them to their imagination, and at first it's all fun and games, until things get out of hand and the kids wreak havoc in the home their mother has neatly prepared for an upcoming party. So The Cat must go, go, go, before their parents get back.
Along came Polly ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,288 libraries worldwide
Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance.
Madagascar : escape 2 Africa ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,246 libraries worldwide
Follow Central Park Zoo animals, including, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo, along with the psychotic penguins, the monkeys, and the lemur leaders as they unexpectedly are now stranded in the middle of Africa. While Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria are rather happy with their new environment, they quickly realize that it's not all that it seems. Meanwhile, the penguins attempt to repair the plane that they accidentally destroyed.
Fun with Dick and Jane ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
In the year 2000, Dick gets a plum promotion as a mega-corporate communications director. His boss is preparing to bail out of the company just before stock prices plummet. Dick's wife Jane has quit her job as a travel agent, so when the corporate stocks hit rock bottom, Dick and Jane are left penniless and desperate. They decide to resort to petty thievery and this eventually gets them plotting high-stakes revenge against the greedy executives who ruined their lives.
Running with scissors ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
After seeing a less-than-conventional psychiatrist for her problems at home who gives her too many prescriptions and bad advice, a mother ends her marriage and sends her young son to live with the doctor and his odd family.
Ghosts of Mississippi ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
In 1963, civil rights leader Medgar Evers was murdered in his own driveway. For 30 years his wife worked for the conviction of his assassin.
Glengarry Glen Ross ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 978 libraries worldwide
Times are tough at the real estate firm of Premiere Properties. Shelley "the machine" Levene (Lemmon) and Dave Moss (Harris) are veteran salesmen, but only Ricky Roma (Pacino) is on a hot streak. The new Glengarry sales leads could turn everything around, but the front office is holding them back until these "losers" prove themselves. Then someone decides to take matters into his own hands, stealing the Glengarry leads and leaving everyone wondering who did it.
Final fantasy the spirits within ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
The year is 2065 A.D. and the Earth is infested with alien spirits, and mankind faces total extinction. Led by a dream and guided by a mentor, a scientist struggles to collect eight good spirits to create a powerful source strong enough to destroy the alien presence, but is it pure enough to protect the planet. The Earth must be saved from its darkest hate and unleash the final spirit.
The edge ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 802 libraries worldwide
A model has her rich, much older husband come with her to a photo shoot. But when their plane chrashes in the middle of nowhere, a strong mind game erupts between the jealous husband and the younger photographer as they try to get back to civilization.
Action and adventure films Aircraft accidents Air pilots Animated films Biographical films Biography Cat in the Hat (Fictitious character) Cats Children's films Comedy films Comedy films Criminal behavior Dogs Drama Families Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Gangster films Hawaii Historical films Hughes, Howard,--1905-1976 Juvenile works Man-woman relationships Massachusetts--Boston Massachusetts--Boston--South Boston Motion pictures New York (State)--New York Organized crime Organized crime investigation Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941) Police Railroad trains Romantic comedy films Television comedies Television programs Television series Test pilots Thomas the Tank Engine (Fictitious character) Thrillers (Motion pictures) Undercover operations United States United States.--Central Intelligence Agency Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Baldwin, Alexander Rae, 1958-
Baldwin, Alexander Rae 1958- Vollständigere Namensform
Kirkpatrick, Harry 1958-
Multiple languages (33)
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