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Plimpton, Martha 1970-

Overview
Works: 154 works in 496 publications in 5 languages and 15,046 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Domestic fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Martha Plimpton
 
Most widely held works by Martha Plimpton
The goonies by Richard Donner( Visual )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of misfit kids searches for buried treasure in a subterranean cavern. Here they cross the path of Mama Fratelli and her outlaw brood. The kids befriend Fratelli's hideously deformed (but soft-hearted) son, who comes to their rescue
Parenthood by Ron Howard( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,157 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 )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winter 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. He asks his nurse to take the baby away to an institution and never to reveal the secret. But Caroline, the nurse, cannot leave the infant. Instead, she disappears into another city to raise the child herself. So begins this beautifully told story that unfolds over a quarter of a century in which these two families, ignorant of each other, are yet bound by the fateful decision made that long-ago winter night
The Mosquito Coast by Paul Theroux( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by an America that "buys junk, sells junk, eats junk," and a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away from midnight, the brilliant inventor leads his trusting wife and four children into the remote Central American jungles to carve out a new society
After this by Alice McDermott( Recording )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 686 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 )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 668 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
Music from another room by Jude Law( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 541 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 )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 515 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
Small town murder songs( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 468 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 small-town police officer, 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 state police officer overseeing the investigation, he sets out to solve the murder, complicated by his ex-lover and his suspicion of her current boyfriend
I shot Andy Warhol by Mary Harron( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cultural whirlwind of events surrounding Valerie Solanas' shooting of pop-art superstar Andy Warhol
Company : a musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 439 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.'
Another woman by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Philosophie-Professorin hört zufällig Gesprächsfetzen einer Therapiesitzung in der Wohnung nebenan mit und beginnt darin Lügen und Täuschungen ihres eigenen Lebens zu erkennen
Beautiful girls by Matt Dillon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year high school reunion creates some surprises for a group of friends
Retribution by Jilliane Hoffman( Recording )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 352 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
Raising Hope( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 343 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
Mrs. Kimble by Jennifer Haigh( Recording )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows twenty-five years in the life of a charismatic opportunist as seen through the eyes of his three wives
The Heidi chronicles by Wendy Wasserstein( )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 280 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 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Parker is a woman ahead of her time. A brilliant writer with a razor-sharp tongue, she sits at the center of a famous round table of the Algonquin Hotel. 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 )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 250 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
Company by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance, directed by Lonny Price, is a 2011 staged concert performance of the 1971 musical 'Company.'
 
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The goonies
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The memory keeper's daughterThe Mosquito CoastAfter thisDiaryRetributionMrs. KimbleThe Heidi chronicles
Alternative Names
Carradine, Martha

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Марта Плимптон

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Languages
English (245)

French (6)

German (3)

Spanish (3)

Polish (1)