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Bates, Kathy 1948-

Overview
Works: 406 works in 1,715 publications in 9 languages and 72,596 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Video recordings for the hearing impaired  Musical films  Biographical films  Sports films  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Restager , Author, nar, Other, Artist, Director, Author of introduction, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Kathy Bates
Titanic by James Cameron( Visual )

90 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people from different worlds meet and fall in love on the brief, tragic maiden voyage of the grand ocean liner "Titanic."
The Blind Side by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 3,242 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 Zi Wei( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a 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 Mrs. 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 )

41 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,663 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
Bee movie by Simon J Smith( Visual )

15 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,626 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
About Schmidt by Alexander Payne( Visual )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,200 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
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

98 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,160 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
Revolutionary road by Sam Mendes( Visual )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,103 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 Cecelia Ahern( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 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 )

33 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,753 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 yourng 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
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,591 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
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Fred Claus' sells you something you didn't know you wanted."--Boston Globe
Failure to Launch by Matt Ember( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and English, Old and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The movie is surprisingly nimble and emotionally honest."--Boston Globe
The waterboy by Adam Sandler( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An oddball mama's boy who lives to carry water for football players becomes a star when a coach discovers his hidden ferocity and channels it into gridiron greatness
Charlotte's web by Gary Winick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 21 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
Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle stop cafe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Evelyn Couch, een ontevreden 40-jarige vrouw, in contact komt met een energieke bejaarde vrouw die verhalen over haar jeugd vertelt, gaat zij een andere draai aan haar saaie leven geven
Annie by John Huston( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks
 
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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 Amerikaans actrice

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 director de cine estadounidense

Kathy Bates US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Kathy Bates yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä ja ohjaaja

Kathy Batesová americká herečka a režisérka

Keti Beyts

Κάθι Μπέιτς

Катй Батес

Кати Бейтс

Кети Бејтс

Кеті Бейтс

Кэти Бэйтс

Кэці Бэйтс

Քեթի Բեյթս

קתי בייטס

كاثي بيتس

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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About SchmidtPrimary colorsFred ClausFailure to LaunchThe waterboy