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Cusack, Joan 1962-

Works: 209 works in 903 publications in 9 languages and 57,528 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Comedy films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Computer animation films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Joan Cusack
Most widely held works by Joan Cusack
Toy Story 3 by John Lasseter( Visual )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy is 17 years old and headed off to college, meaning he doesn't have a place in his life for childhood things. The toys (save for Woody), fearing they'll be packed away in the attic and forgotten about forever, are mistakenly donated to the local daycare facility. There, their wishes to be played with once again are fulfilled all too well. They also meet a new collection of toys, including Barbie, Ken, Mr. Pricklepants, Chuckles the clown, and the grandfatherly Lots-O' Huggin' Bear, who may not be exactly who he seems to be. When Woody realizes that Andy still wants his toys, it's up to him to stage a daring rescue effort and break his friends out of Sunnyside Day Care
Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continues when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
The school of rock by Richard Linklater( Visual )

55 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
My sister's keeper by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. Suddenly, their baby girl falls ill, and her only hope for survival rests in her parents' ability to find a compatible bone marrow donator. Their desperate decision to conceive another child raises both ethical and moral questions and begins to erode their relationship. Their actions ultimately set off a court case that threatens to tear the family apart
Chicken Little by Steven Kellogg( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the sky really is falling, who will rise to save the day? Together with his hysterical band of misfit friends, Chicken Little must hatch a plan to save the planet from alien invasion and prove that the world's biggest hero is a little chicken
Ice princess by Walt Disney( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

17-year-old physics whiz Casey Carlyle is urged by her physics teacher to work on a physics project over the summer for presentation to Harvard. Since Casey is an ice skater she decides on a project that will show the elements of physics applied in competitive figure skating. To better understand the principles she's using, she will have to become her own test subject. She decides that she wants to skate on the Nationals circuit, but has some very tough competition. The more she gets involved she realizes that she must make a choice - continue skating or go on to Harvard
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Logan Lerman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A funny and touching coming-of-age story based on the beloved best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of being a wallpaper is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up... a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the unforgettable friends that help us through life"--Container
Kit Kittredge an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit is a young girl living in Cincinnati, Ohio, during the struggles of the Great Depression. She enlists the help of her friends to solve a robbery that took place in her home that threatens to put her family's house into foreclosure. Her father leaves town to look for work and her mother takes in borders to make ends meet
Runaway bride by Julia Roberts( Visual )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely love story developes when a cynical, big-city columnist (Gere) comes to a small town to cover the story of Maggie Carpenter (Roberts), a bride who's left men at the altar several times
High fidelity by Stephen Frears( Visual )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rob Gordon's record store is semi-failing, and his long-time girlfriend has just walked out on him. In order to figure out where things went wrong, he examines his past relationships with other women
Confessions of a shopaholic by Hegen( Visual )

27 editions published in 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebecca Bloomwood is a young woman struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source. She unintentionally lands a job writing for a Manhattan financial magazine after a drunken letter-mailing mix-up. Ironically, now Rebecca is writing about the very consumer caution of which she herself has not abided. Rebecca's innovative comparisons and unconventional metaphors for economics grants her critical acclaim, public success, and the admiration of her supportive boss Luke. But as she draws closer to her ultimate goal of writing for renowned fashion magazine Alette, she questions her true ambitions and must determine if overcoming her 'shopaholic' condition will bring her real happiness
Mars needs moms by Simon Wells ( '11 ) Movie( Visual )

21 editions published in 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take out the trash, eat your broccoli. Who needs moms, anyway? Nine-year-old Milo finds out just how much he needs his mom when she's nabbed by Martians, who plan to steal her mom-ness for their own young. Milo's quest to save his mom involves stowing away on a spaceship, navigating an elaborate, multi-level planetand taking on the alien nation and their leader. Includes bonus features
It's a very merry Muppet Christmas movie by Tom Martin( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evil banker Rachel Bitterman forecloses on the Muppets' famous variety theater. But Bitterman's machinations take a back seat when apprentice guardian angel Daniel shows Kermit what conditions would have been had Kermit never existed. A Kermit-less world would have found Miss Piggy running a fraudulent psychic hotline, Fozzie Bear as a homeless derelict, and Sam the Eagle as a caged "rave" dancer. With showstopping numbers like Moulin Scrooge and parodies of many holiday films, this tale of fortune through friendship defines the true meaning of holiday spirit
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This caustic inside look at the Washington news media, stars Holly Hunter in her breakout role, as a feisty television producer torn between an ambitious yet dim anchorman (William Hurt) and her closest confidant, a cynical veteran reporter (Albert Brooks). James L. Brooks' witty, gently prophetic entertainment is a captivating transmission from an era in which ideas on love and media were rapidly changing"--Container
Martian child by Menno Meyjes( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David is a widowed science fiction writer who adopts Dennis, a young boy who claims to be from the Red Planet. David believes the child acts strangely in order to process the difficulty he has had in his young life, but soon both David and his sister, Liz, begin to wonder if the boy might be telling the truth
Friends with money by Nicole Holofcener( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of four best friends whose comfortable lives are thrown off balance as the realities of middle age set in
Nine months by Chris Columbus( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The news that his girlfriend is expecting a baby sends Sam, an unflappable child psychologist, into a panic. Torn between advice given by a well-meaning but over-bearing couple and his confirmed bachelor buddy, Sam is in serious danger of losing his mind and his girlfriend
Arlington Road by Mark Pellington( Visual )

37 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed when his FBI agent wife is killed by a right-wing group, college professor Michael Faraday becomes obsessed with the culture of these groups, especially when his new neighbors, the all-American Oliver and Cheryl Lang start acting suspiciously. With each twist the mystery deepens and the question looms: is Faraday just consumed by fear and driven by paranoia, or has a lethal conspiracy been born on Arlington Road?
Shameless by William H Macy( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Four finds the Gallaghers braving another brutal Chicago winter and waiting on the medical fate of their permanently pickled patriarch Frank. With oldest daughter Fiona in a stable job and relationship, and newly graduated Lip enrolled in college, it seems like the Gallaghers might finally have a shot at the middle class American dream. But when you're down and out, moving up isn't so easy
Bachelor mother by Garson Kanin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unemployed Polly Parrish impulsively picks up a baby left at orphanage doors at Christmas. Everyone assumes the foundling is hers, including Polly's playboy ex-boss, who offers her a job if she'll live up to her maternal duties. A paycheck would be handy, so Polly complies. Then the boss's tycoon dad assumes the infant is his secret grandson, and things really spin out of control
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Alternative Names
Cusack, Joan

Cusack, Joan Mary.

Cusack, Joan Mary 1962-

Cusak, Joan

Cusak, Joan 1962-

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Joan Cusack Amerikaans acteur

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Joan Cusack attrice, sceneggiatrice e comica statunitense

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Joan Cusack yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Joan Cusacková

Mallard, Abby 1962-

Джоан Кьюсак

Джоан Кюсак

Џоун Кјузак

Ջոան Կյուսակ

ג'ואן קיוזאק

جوان كوزاك

جوآن کوزاک

خوان کیوساک فیلمنامه‌نویس و بازیگر آمریکایی

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My sister's keeperKit Kittredge an American girlHigh fidelityConfessions of a shopaholicMartian childFriends with moneyArlington Road