WorldCat Identities

Place, Mary Kay

Works: 360 works in 518 publications in 3 languages and 18,359 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Political films  Detective and mystery films  Dark comedy films  Fiction  Romantic comedy films  Legal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Musician, Vocalist, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mary Kay Place
Being John Malkovich by Spike Jonze( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling street puppeteer takes a job to make some money. One day he accidentally discovers a door, a portal into the brain of John Malkovich (played by John Malkovich). For 15 minutes he experiences the ultimate head trip--he is being John Malkovich
Sweet home Alabama by Andy Tennant( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie is a successful New York fashion designer who is dating a wealthy bachelor. One day he pops the big question and asks Melanie to marry him. Despite her polished uptown image, Melanie grew up poor in the deep South, and as a teenager she married her high school sweetheart. Now Melanie returns to her hometown to tell her parents the news and convince Jake to grant her a divorce. However, the more time she spends with her old flame, the more she feels sparks flying between them again, while she also learns her Eastern affectations don't fly with everyone back home
The big chill( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven college housemates from the 1960s who have drifted apart reunite at the funeral of a friend. Having entered adulthood as non-conformists, most now belong to the establishment. Stunned by the death of their peer, sensing their own mortality and the loss of their innocence, each takes the opportunity to reevaluate his or her life and re-establish their bond
It's complicated by nancy meyers ( '09 ) movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious look at marriage, divorce, and everything in between. With a thriving Santa Barbara bakery, a new romance heating up, and her divorce finally behind her, Jane Adler has her life all figured out, until she finds herself trapped between the perfect new beau and her philandering ex-husband who's determined to win her back. When opposites attract all over again, will love be sweeter the second time around? It's ... complicated!
John Grisham's The rainmaker by John Grisham( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the power generator of the underground City of Embers begins to fail and the lights begin to dim, two courageous teenagers must find a way out of the city before their world is plunged into darkness
Private Benjamin by Howard Zieff( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pampered, spoiled upper-middle class widow joins the army. The army will never be the same
Nine lives by Kathy Baker( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine women each face a different situation in their lives. Among the stories told by director Rodrigo Garcia are a female inmate waiting for her children's visit, a woman facing cancer surgery, and a woman reuniting with an old flame at the supermarket
Smashed by James Ponsoldt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate and Charlie are a young married couple whose bond is built on a mutual love of music, laughter and drinking - especially the drinking
Silver City by John Sayles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A private detective is hired to determine the identity of a corpse discovered during the filming of a political commercial. Along the way, he discovers a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high-stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers
Smooth talk by Joyce Chopra( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connie is a 15-year-old girl with two things on her mind, boys and how she looks, and she meets a man during the summer
Miss Meadows( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Meadows is a school teacher with impeccable manners and grace. However, underneath the candy-sweet exterior hides a ruthless gun-toting vigilante who takes it upon herself to right the wrongs in the world by whatever means necessary. For Miss Meadows, bad behavior is simply unforgiveable
Lonesome Jim by Steve Buscemi( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim is a young man who, after deciding he can't make it on his own, moves back to his hometown in Indiana, under his parents' roof. He's saved from his family's dysfunction by a local woman and her son, who sees him as a father figure
The safety of objects( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once an up-and-coming singer/songwriter, Paul Gold now lies in a coma. He is attentively nursed by his mother Esther, who dotes on her son to the point that her husband and daughter, Julie, feel very left out. Meanwhile, Jim Train is a workaholic lawyer who is closer to his tortes than to his spouse Susan. Their son Jake has taken a morbid fascination with his sister's baby doll. At the same time, Paul's former lover Annette Jennings is trying to pull her life and her family back together after a particularly brutal divorce
New York, New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy es un impetuoso y seductor saxofonista que aspira a formar parte de una gran banda. Francine es una tímida cantante de bar que sueña con ser famosa. Cuando se conocen, surge entre ellos una atracción inmediata y, cuando él toca y ella canta, consiguen hacer temblar los rascacielos. Es el comienzo de una tormentosa relación que pondrá a prueba su capacidad para encontrar el equilibrio entre su pasión por el jazz y el amor que los une. (FILMAFFINITY)
Latter days( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome Aaron, a Mormon missionary, travels door-to-door in Los Angeles spreading the word of his religion. Christian, a cute West Hollywood party boy, goes from man-to-man without much commitment. Opposites soon attract when Aaron and Christian meet, and sparks begin to fly
My first mister( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wickedly perceptive comedy about the life-altering, emotional amor-piercing friendship between a lonely seventeen-year-old rebel looking for a job and a conservative, middle-aged salesman
War Eagle, Arkansas( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school senior Enoch Cass is the star pitcher on his baseball team, but is very insecure because of his debilitating stutter. His only friend is Wheels, who is stuck in a wheelchair because of severe cerebral palsy. When Enoch performs well at the All Star game, he receives newfound attention from interested colleges and Abbey, a girl Enoch has had a crush on. Now he must decide if he should pursue a college sports career, or stay near his family, friends, and girlfriend
Armistead Maupin's further tales of the city( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of the hippest city in America, the residents of 28 Barbary Lane are living the San Francisco high life to the fullest. Besides their usual wild nights and disasterous mornings after, these friends and lovers are coping with a suicidal millionaire, a potential marriage and a notorious killer
Citizen Ruth by Alexander Payne( Visual )

5 editions published between 1012 and 2005 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnant drifter seeking an abortion becomes a political pawn in a battle between activists on both sides of the abortion issue
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Alternative Names
Mary Kay Place actrice amricaine

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Mary Kay Place amerikansk sngare och skdespelare

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English (129)

Spanish (1)

German (1)