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Vachon, Christine

Overview
Works: 123 works in 626 publications in 5 languages and 25,385 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Romance films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christine Vachon
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her twenties, Therese is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol, an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage
Far from Heaven by Todd Haynes( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy is the perfect 50s housewife, living the perfect 50s life: healthy kids, successful husband, social prominence. Then one night she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man, and her tidy world starts spinning out of control. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond-- a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it
I'm not there by Todd Haynes( Visual )

41 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions
One hour photo by Mark Romanek( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sy works in photo processing. His favorite customers are the Yorkin family. Sy dotes on the Yorkins whenever they drop off film to be processed and they are indulgent of Sy's attentions. What the Yorkins don't know is Sy has been obsessively making copies of their photos, imagining himself to be "Uncle Sy," a member of the family. Sy's tenuous hold on reality begins to collapse when he develops a roll of film brought in by a new customer that suggests infidelity and the notion that his ideal family may be falling apart is troubling for Sy
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
Then she found me by Alice Arlen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to start a family, New York schoolteacher, April Epner hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband unexpectedly abandons her and her adoptive mother dies. She gets another shock when she meets her biological mother, an eccentric, self-centered talk show host, whom at first she rejects. Then the divorced dad of one of her students begins courting April. As her life is turned upside-down, April finds herself opening up in ways she had never imagined
Mildred Pierce by Todd Haynes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by John Cameron Mitchell( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the off-Broadway musical hit, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" presents a drama queen getting not only what she needs, but also what she wants: love, unfettered and unconditional. Hedwig, a surgically botched transsexual from East Germany, travels the States with his band, playing a string of Red Lobster-type restaurants to audiences rendered incredulous by his boyish brand of girl glam; he reveals his story in flashbacks between musical numbers. For Hedwig, who exists in an indeterminate but politically charged space between freedom and frustration, life is about looking for her personal dividing wall - to smash it into ruin
Beatriz at dinner by Salma Hayek( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a spiritual health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire real estate developer. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same
Wonderstruck by Todd Haynes( Visual )

9 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of two deaf children separated by fifty years. In 1927 New York City, Rose searches for the actress whose life she chronicles in her scrapbook; in 1977 in the Midwest, Ben runs away from home to find his father. The movie is based on the novel of the same title by Brian Selznick, which is the predecessor to his screen-adapted novel The Invention of Hugo Cabret
First reformed( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife
Velvet goldmine by Todd Haynes( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been 10 years since glam-rock superstar Brian Slade faked his own death and vanished from the spotlight. Now, it's the job of an investigative reporter to locate this living legend and uncover the truth behind his disappearance!
A home at the end of the world by Michael Mayer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als twee boezemvrienden elkaar na twintig jaar weer tegenkomen in New York, onstaat er een driehoeksverhouding tussen hen en een vriendin
At any price( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the competitive world of modern agriculture, ambitious Henry Whipple ... wants his rebellious son Dean ... to help expand his family's farming empire. However, Dean has his sights set on becoming a professional racecar driver. When a high-stakes investigation into their business is exposed, father and son are pushed into an unexpected crisis that threatens the family's entire livelihood"--Container
Motherhood( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliza Welsh is a stay-at-home mother of two who tries to plan her daughter's birthday party, help her absent-minded husband, save her car from being towed, make up with her best friend, and still find time to write a large essay for a contest in a major magazine
Safe by Todd Haynes( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a suburban housewife whose affluent environment turns against her, causing environmentally-induced disease
The notorious Bettie Page( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bettie Page grew up in a conservative religious family in Tennessee and became a photo model sensation in 1950s New York. Bettie's legendary pin-up photos made her the target of a Senate investigation into pornography, and transformed her into an erotic icon who continues to enthrall fans to this day
I shot Andy Warhol by Mary Harron( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cultural whirlwind of events surrounding Valerie Solanas' shooting of pop-art superstar Andy Warhol
A kind of murder by Andy Goddard( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crime novelist obsessed with an unsolved murder case begins to fantasize about committing a crime of his own. His marriage is an unhappy one, and his desire to be free from his beautiful but damaged wife becomes an obsession. But when his wife is found dead, the lines blur between innocence and intent, forcing the question: who, in fact, is the real killer?
Where is Kyra?( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kyra Johnson, a middle-aged divorcee, moves into her elderly mother's Brooklyn apartment while she looks for work and tries to get back on her feet. When her mother dies suddenly, Kyra is left without any support, both emotional and financial, and finds herself with very few options. Kyra can't accept that her once-tidy life has completely fallen apart. This leads her on a risky path of self-destruction that has devastating consequences
 
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Christine Vachon Amerikaans filmproducente

Christine Vachon productora de cine estadounidense

Christine Vachon productrice américaine

Christine Vachon produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Christine Vachon US-amerikanische Filmregisseurin

Кристин Вачон

Крістін Вакон Американська кінопродюсерка

כריסטין וצון מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

クリスティーン・ヴェイコン

克莉絲汀·瓦秋

克里斯婷·瓦陈

克里斯蒂娜·瓦尚

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