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O'Hara, Catherine

Works: 185 works in 806 publications in 8 languages and 51,527 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Author, yan, Other
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Catherine O'Hara
Home alone by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

77 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 5,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight-year-old boy is left home alone on Christmas, and has to defend his home against two bumbling burglars
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore( Visual )

73 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination and will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum and runs away from home when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
Temple Grandin by Temple Grandin( Visual )

28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories as a leader in the field of animal husbandry and the humane handling of cattle
Over the hedge by Rupert Gregson-Williams( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon waking up after hibernation, a group of forest animals discover that a tall hedge has appeared out of nowhere, half their forest is gone, and they have little to no food left. Their leader Verne, a nervous turtle, suggests they must adapt. Newcomer RJ the raccoon gives them another option: go over the hedge and get food from the humans! The other forest animals quickly give in to RJ's blandishments, sneaking into the human world to get all the food they can grab. What they don't know is that RJ is actually in debt to Vincent, a huge, hungry bear. RJ has stolen all of Vincent's food, and Vincent has warned RJ that unless it's all back before the full moon, RJ will regret having stolen it, because then RJ takes its place!
Beetle Juice by Tim Burton( Visual )

27 editions published between 81 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,183 WorldCat member 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
Best in Show by Christopher Guest( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at dog show participants (and the pooches who love them)
Chicken Little by Steven Kellogg( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicken Little causes widespread panic about the sky falling but townspeople think it was just an acorn hitting him on the head. When a real piece of the sky lands on his head, Chicken Little and his band of misfit friends, Abby Mallard (aka Ugly Duckling), Runt of the Litter and Fish Out of Water, attempt to save the world without sending the town into a whole new panic
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the most famous lawman ever to stride the Wild West. Gene Hackman is Wyatt's iron-willed father, and Dennis Quaid is Earp's deadly best friend Doc Holliday
Killers by Robert Luketic( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He's tall, dark and handsome with a hint of mystery. What more does Jen (Katherine Heigl) need to know about Spencer (Ashton Kutcher), the man who's just swept her off her feet down in the French Riviera? Well, maybe that he's a professional spy whose special talent is assassination. But no matter, neither bullets nor bombs nor bad guys with big guns can keep these two from living happily ever after--if they can get through the day alive"--Container
A mighty wind by Christopher Guest( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three fictional folk groups from the 1960s reunite for a memorial concert after the death of their former manager
Away we go by Paolo Sorrentino( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Penelope by Mark Palansky( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to a wealthy family, Penelope Wilhern is afflicted by a family curse that can be broken only by true love
Waiting for Guffman by Christopher Guest( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corky St. Clair has created an ambitious musical celebrating his town's 150th anniversary, and he dreams of making if big on Broadway
Barbie in the 12 dancing princesses by Greg Richardson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbie plays the beautiful Princess Genevieve, who, with her eleven dancing princess sisters, discovers a secret entrance to an amazing, magical world where wishes come true. However, there's trouble in the real world, where their father is in danger of losing his kingdom, and the sisters must work together to help him
For your consideration by Christopher Guest( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No-name actors are making a low-budget period drama called "Home for Purim," when an anonymous post on the Internet suggests that one performance is Oscar-worthy. Then, two more cast members get Oscar-related press: buzz in "Variety" and appearances on TV prompt the studio executives to insist on changes in the script in anticipation of a blockbuster. Jump ahead a few months to the days before Oscar nominees are announced: just the possibility of a nomination has changed the actors' lives
When Marnie was there by Hiromasa Yonebayashi( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to the seaside to stay with relatives for the summer, Anna strikes up a friendship with Marnie, who lives there in an old mansion surrounded by marshes. As their friendship grows, so does Anna's curiosity about the truth surrounding her new friend
Monster house by Gil Kenan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three adventurous kids set out to save their neighbourhood from a house thats actually a living breathing monster in this comically-frightful tale presented by Robert Zemeckis and Steven Spielberg. A masterful construction of laughs, chills, inventive animation and classic story telling, Monster House is perfectly designed for kids, adults and anyone who's looking for a great big dose of movie magic
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Where the wild things are
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Catherine O’Hara US-amerikanische Schauspielerin, Drehbuchautorin und Singer-Songwriterin

Catherine O'Hara Amerikaans televisieactrice

Catherine O'Hara attrice canadese

Catherine O'Hara Canadian-American actress, writer and comedienne

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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate eventsWhere the wild things areOver the hedgeBeetle JuiceBest in ShowWyatt EarpA mighty windBarbie in the 12 dancing princessesFor your consideration