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Bates, Kathy 1948-

Overview
Works: 512 works in 2,162 publications in 11 languages and 79,122 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Children's films  Musical films  Animated films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Restager , Author, Other, Artist, Interviewee, vac, Author of introduction, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kathy Bates
Titanic by James Cameron( Visual )

103 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,976 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 )

127 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,426 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 Philip Pullman( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization
Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen( Visual )

52 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,842 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 )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 2,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur the pig and his farmyard friends learn about friendship from Charlotte, a small spider
Bee movie by Jerry Seinfeld( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having just graduated from college, Barry B. Benson finds himself disillusioned with the prospect of having only one career choice - honey. As he ventures outside of the hive for the first time, he breaks one of the cardinal rules of the bee world and talks to a human, a New York City florist named Vanessa. He is shocked to discover that the humans have been stealing and eating the bee's honey for centuries. He ultimately realizes that his true calling in life is to set the world right by suing the human race. That is until the ensuing chaos upsets the very balance of nature. It is up to Barry to prove that even a little bee can spell big changes in the world
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

125 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,231 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 )

41 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Schmidt is at sea after being left a widower shortly after retiring from a lifetime as an actuary at Woodmen of the World Insurance in Omaha, Nebraska. He matter-of-factly explains that, since he is 67, retired, and a widower, he should be dead within nine years--this in a letter to the African boy he is sponsoring through a charitable relief organization. As daughter Jeannie's wedding to waterbed salesman fiancé Randall looms, Warren sets out for Denver in his Winnebago Adventurer to attend, and discovers along the way that slavish devotion to an insurance company hasn't exactly made for a life well spent
Revolutionary road by Sam Mendes( Visual )

33 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,133 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. One he places little effort at, but he 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 )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,891 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 )

44 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C. capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government, leaving the military, the politicians, and millions of ordinary people to wait in fear. Soon their distrust turns to calls for violence. But one young woman and her son befriend him ... and soon realize that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Valentine's Day by Garry Marshall( Visual )

31 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,765 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 )

19 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
The boss by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

26 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,553 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 )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Claus has lived in his little brother's shadow for most of his life. Fred is in jail and Nicholas has to bail him out on the condition he come to the North Pole and repay his debt
Annie by Jamie Foxx( Visual )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,412 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 )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,405 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 )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,323 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 Jasper Johns( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tripp is a thirtysomething slacker, but that doesn't mean that he is ready to give up the many benefits of living at home with his mom and dad. His desperate parents have had enough though, and after years of gentle nudging they soon realize that it is going to take a concerted effort to get Tripp out so they can enjoy their twilight years in peace. Realizing that their only hope for riding themselves of their reluctant-to-leave son, Al and Sue hope that on the off-chance Tripp will meet the woman of his dreams, the two enlist the help of a beautiful and talented woman in providing the romantic incentive needed to finally get their son out of the family 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

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Kathy Bates US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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Kathy Batesová americká herečka a režisérka

Keti Beyts

Ketija Beitsa amerikāņu aktrise un režisore

Κάθι Μπέιτς

Катй Батес

Кати Бейтс

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