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Bates, Kathy 1948-

Overview
Works: 553 works in 2,310 publications in 11 languages and 79,804 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Restager , Author, Other, Artist, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Director, vac
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kathy Bates
Titanic by James Cameron( Visual )

122 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timeless love story born of tragedy that created an international phenomenon. This epic masterpiece is destined to sweep audiences anew into the journey of a lifetime
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

123 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter in a nursing home between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian leads to an unexpected friendship. The story told of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago inspires the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
The Blind Side by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

43 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Oher is a homeless African-American teenager who is from a broken home. Mike is taken in by the Touhys, a well-to-do white family who help him fulfill his potential. At the same time, Oher's presence in the Touhys' lives leads them to some insightful self-discoveries of their own. Living in his new environment, Mike faces a completely different set of challenges to overcome - as both a football player and student. Mike works hard and, with the help of his coaches and adopted family, becomes an All-American offensive left tackle
The golden compass by Chris Weitz( Visual )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a wondrous parallel world where witches soar the skies and Ice Bears rule the frozen North, one special girl is destined to hold the fate of the universe in her hands. When Lyra Belacqua becomes the keeper of the Golden Compass, she discovers that her world and all those beyond are threatened by the secret plans of Ms. Coulter. With the help of Lord Asriel and a group of unlikely allies ready to stand at her side, Lyra embarks on an extraordinary quest that celebrates friendship and courage against all odds
Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen( Visual )

57 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 2,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fern is a young farm girl who rescues the runt, Wilbur. Wilbur the pig is saved from certain death and Fern visits him every day at her Uncle Homer's farm. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house." Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
Bee movie by Jerry Seinfeld( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barry, a bee who is anxious to see the world outside the hive, is befriended by Vanessa, a human woman, and learns the shocking truth--that people are stealing and selling honey
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

130 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an almost fatal car crash, novelist Paul Sheldon finds himself being nursed by a deranged fan who holds him captive
About Schmidt by Louis Begley( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Schmidt is a man at the crossroads of his life; retired and restless. He takes to the road to try and save his estranged daughter from marrying a loser but what he really embarks on is a journey of discovery
Revolutionary road by Sam Mendes( Visual )

36 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank and April Wheeler live a life that appears to be perfect. They live in the Connecticut suburbs with two young children. Frank commutes to New York City where he works in an office job that he hates and has yet to figure out what his passion in life is. April is a housewife who forgoes her dream of being an actress. They are not happy. One day, April suggests that they move to Paris as a means to rejuvenate their life. Initially skeptical, Frank ultimately agrees to April's plan. When circumstances change around the Wheelers, April decides she will do whatever she has to to get herself out of her unhappy existence
P.S.I Love You by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holly Kennedy is beautiful, smart and married to the love of her life, a passionate, funny, and impetuous Irishman named Gerry. So when his life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out of Holly. Nobody knows Holly better than Gerry, so it's a good thing he planned ahead. Before he died, Gerry wrote Holly a series of letters that will guide her, not only through her grief, but in rediscovering herself. The first message arrives on Holly's 30th birthday in the form of a cake and a tape recording from Gerry. In the weeks and months that follow, more letters from Gerry are delivered in surprising ways, each sending her on a new adventure and each signing off in the same way - P.S.I Love You. Holly's mother and best friends begin to worry that Gerry's letters are keeping Holly tied to the past, but in fact, each letter is pushing her further into a new future
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

43 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramifications of Klaatu's claim that he is a 'friend to the Earth.' Now, she and her young stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late
Valentine's Day by Garry Marshall( Visual )

35 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the intertwining storylines of a diverse group of Los Angelenos as they navigate their way through romance and heartbreak over the course of one Valentine's Day. Couples and singles experience the pinnacles and pitfalls of finding, keeping or ending relationships in a day in the life of love
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

20 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"McCarthy remains a winning screen presence, and the fact that so many A-listers have jumped aboard to share screen time with her speaks volumes about her standing ..."--Observer UK
The boss by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

28 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michelle Darnell, a titan of industry, is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa's younger brother must throw his resentment aside to help save Christmas from a scheming efficiency expert
Annie( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made-for-television film of the stage play, which tells the story of the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Tyler Perry's The family that preys by Tyler Perry( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy socialite Charlotte Cartwright and her dear friend Alice Pratt, a working class woman of high ideals, have enjoyed a lasting friendship throughout many years. Their lives become mired in turmoil as their adult children's extramarital affairs, unethical business practices and a dark paternity secret threaten to derail family fortunes and unravel the lives of all involved. Alice's self-centered daughter, Andrea, is betraying her husband Chris by engaging in an affair with her boss. Charlotte's son, William is cheating on his wife Jillian. William's true focus is to replace the COO of his mothers' lucrative construction corporation. Meanwhile, Alice's other daughter Pam tries to steer the family in a more positive direction. Charlotte and Alice decide to take a cross-country road trip to rediscover themselves and possibly find a way to save their families from ruin
Failure to Launch by Matt Ember( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parents of a thirtysomething slacker set him up with a beautiful woman with the hope that he will finally move out of their home
 
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About Schmidt
Alternative Names
Bates, Bobo 1948-

Bates, Kathleen Doyle 1948-

Bates, Kathy

Bates, Kathy D. 1948-

Catharina Bates

Doyle-Bates, Kathleen

Kathy Bates Actriz de cine estadounidense

Kathy Bates Amerikaans actrice

Kathy Bates amerikai színésznő és rendező

Kathy Bates Amerikana nga aktres ken direktor

Kathy Bates amerikansk skuespiller og regissør

Kathy Bates amerykańska aktorka

Kathy Bates attrice e regista statunitense

Kathy Bates cinéaste américain

Kathy Bates pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Kathy Bates US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Kathy Bates yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä ja ohjaaja

Kathy Batesová americká herečka a režisérka

Keti Beyts

Ketija Beitsa amerikāņu aktrise un režisore

Κάθι Μπέιτς

Катй Батес

Кати Бейтс

Кети Бејтс

Кеті Бейтс

Кэти Бэйтс американская актриса театра, кино, телевидения и озвучивания, режиссёр

Кэці Бэйтс

Քեթի Բեյթս

קתי בייטס

كاثي بيتس

کتی بیتس

کتی بیتس بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

کیتھی بیٹس

कॅथी बेट्स ऑस्कर पुरस्कार विजेती अभिनेत्री.

क्याथलिन बेट्स

เคธี เบตส์

კეთი ბეიტსი

캐시 베이츠

キャシー・ベイツ

凱西·貝茲

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