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Plimpton, Martha 1970-

Works: 150 works in 445 publications in 5 languages and 14,881 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Domestic fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Psychological fiction  Filmed musicals 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Martha Plimpton
Most widely held works by Martha Plimpton
The goonies by Richard Donner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids find a treasure map just as they're about to lose their house. They and their friends go on a search for the treasure, but not without trouble from a few ne'er-do-wells
Parenthood by Ron Howard( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buckmans are a modern family facing the age-old dilemma of trying to raise children the "right" way
The memory keeper's daughter by Kim Edwards( Recording )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winter's night in 1964, Dr. David Henry is forced by a blizzard to deliver his own twins. His son, born first is perfectly healthy. Yet when his daughter is born, he sees immediately that she has Down's Syndrome. Rationalizing it as a need to protect Norah, his wife, he makes a split-second decision that will alter all of their lives forever
The Mosquito Coast by Peter Weir( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Fox is a brilliant inventor but he is fed up with the American lifestyle. He takes his family to the Central American jungle where he intends to build an ice factory and live close to nature. His utopian ideals soon begin to unravel, and conflicts with his family and neighbors force Allie to reexamine his priorities
After this by Alice McDermott( Recording )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the social, spiritual, and political turmoil during the middle decades of the twentieth century, as seen through the experiences of a middle-class couple and their children
Running on empty by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since antiwar activists Arthur and Annie Pope blew up a napalm lab in 1971, the Popes and their children have been on the run from the law. Now elder son Danny is 17 and he wants to stop running from a past he had nothing to do with
The company by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set firmly in, and often about, New York, this movie follows five married, once married, or soon to be married couples and their mutual friend, Robert, a 35 year old bachelor who has been unable to connect in a long-term relationship. The relationships are presented in a series of vignettes, primarily through Bobby's eyes, so that we see the less than ideal aspects of commitment. Eventually, Bobby learns that while relationships aren't perfect, they are a necessary part of 'Being Alive.'
Music from another room by Jude Law( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a five-year-old boy aids in the birth of a family friend's baby girl, he vows to marry her when she grows up. Twenty-five years later, they find each other and the comedy ensues
Diary by Chuck Palahniuk( Recording )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working as a hotel maid despite her dreams of being an artist, Misty keeps a diary as she sits by the side of her husband, comatose after a suicide attempt, which unlocks Misty's creative energies and causes her to paint compulsively
I shot Andy Warhol by Mary Harron( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey into the cultural whirlwind of events surrounding Valerie Solanas' shooting of pop-art superstar Andy Warhol
Another woman by Woody Allen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a distinguished philosophy professor turns 50, she feels compelled to take emotional stock of her life. But the deeper she digs the more her life seems to unravel, until she realizes that her search for truth is a personal odyssey of self-examination, discovery and acceptance
Beautiful girls by Matt Dillon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of old friends meet at their 10-year high school reunion, which creates some unexpected surprises. Willie and Paul may have lost a bit of their youth, but they're ready to party with the "beautiful girls" who've turned their lives upside down
Small town murder songs( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young, unidentified woman is found dead by the lake - the victim of a brutal and violent crime - Walter, an aging police officer (Peter Stormare) in a small Ontario Mennonite town, is called to the scene of the town's first murder investigation in decades. Haunted by his past, and hampered by the mistrust of the community and a provincial police officer overseeing the investigation, he sets out to solve the murder, complicated by his ex-lover (Jill Hennessy) and his suspicion of her current boyfriend. As he delves deeper into the crime, his newly-reformed life begins to unravel threatening his relationship with Sam (Martha Plimpton) and intertwining itself within the investigation and possibly the murder itself
Retribution by Jilliane Hoffman( Recording )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When an elite prosecutor faces the most lethal predator she's ever encountered, it all comes down to a choice between justice ... and retribution"--Container
Mrs. Kimble by Jennifer Haigh( Recording )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows twenty-five years in the life of a charismatic opportunist as seen through the eyes of his three wives
Raising Hope( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one night stand becomes a life-long commitment when twenty-three-year-old Jimmy Chance inadvertently impregnates a wanted felon and decides to raise Hope (aka Princess Beyonce) on his own. Jimmy, together with his family, face play dates, family photo shoots, rock star dreams, vasectomies and more in the uproariously irreverent, critically acclaimed first season
The Heidi chronicles by Wendy Wasserstein( )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy Wasserstein's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play is the tale of a baby-boomer's long, hard road from '60s confusion to '90s self-made woman ... or so she hopes
Mrs. Parker and the vicious circle by Alan Rudolph( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famed lunch scene at the Algonquin Hotel's Round Table. Home to a circle of mutually supportive young artists that defined New York sophistication and a literate era of wit and intellect
The sleepy time gal( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two women who search for meaning in lost loves and missed chances. As one monther looks to her past to gain the strength to face the future, a daughter investigates the emotional wounds which have kept her from finding love. Their stories come together in surprising and deeply moving ways
Raising Hope( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Things are looking up for Jimmy: Sabrina is now his girlfriend, and Hope is a normal little girl, despite her genes. Meanwhile, Virginia tries to scare away a friendly raccoon and a client's sexual urges, while Burt falls for a pair of singing coconut boobs. And while Hope's serial killer mom may not really be dead, Maw Maw's husband is--which inspires her to make out with Jimmy!"--Container
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Carradine, Martha

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English (213)

French (6)

German (3)

Spanish (3)

Polish (1)

The memory keeper's daughterThe Mosquito CoastAfter thisDiaryRetributionMrs. KimbleThe Heidi chronicles