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Barkin, Ellen 1954-

Works: 271 works in 841 publications in 6 languages and 22,944 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ellen Barkin
Ocean's thirteen by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel with known casino owner Willy Banks in Las Vegas, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal by the loathsome Banks. Banks' even goes so far as to finding amusement in Tishkoff's misfortune when the double crossing lands Reuben in the hospital because of a heart attack. However, Danny and his crew won't stand for Banks and what he's done to a friend. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Banks, the crew is out to pull off a major plan. One that will unfold on the night Banks' newest hot spot opens up, when the crew is out to bankrupt one of the city's most despised businessmen. But this is not about the money, this time it is for revenge
Letters to Juliet by Gary Winick( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman on holiday in Italy discovers a letter written to Juliet from 1957, one of thousands of notes left in the fictional lover's courtyard in Verona. She decides to answer it and ends up helping the woman who wrote the missive to rediscover her long lost love
Diner by Barry Levinson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of young men, buddies since high school, gather at a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives. As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams
The big easy by Jim McBride( Visual )

36 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal's murder triggers a bloody gangland drug war. A saucy blend of New Orleans nightlife, romance and suspense
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for a crime they didn't commit. They end up sharing a cell with an eccentric Italian tourist, who knows an escape route from the prison. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
The cobbler by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world in a new way. Sometimes walking in another man's shoes is the only way one can discover who they really are
This boy's life : a true story by Tobias Wolff( Visual )

34 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caroline just wants to settle down in one place, find a decent guy, and provide a better home for her handful of a son, Toby. When she moves to Seattle and meets Dwight, she thinks she's got it made. Toby, however, feels differently after spending time with Dwight while away from Caroline. Dwight seems to want to mold Toby into a better person, but to do so he emotionally, verbally, and physically abuses the kid. The marriage proceeds, and soon Caroline, too, recognizes Dwight's need to dominate everyone around him
Someone like you by Xi ge man( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a talk show talent scout whose shaky love life drives her to study the curious mating habits of the male animal
Drop dead gorgeous by Michael Patrick Jann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and French and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sarah Rose Princess America Pageant is a beauty contest to die for. And that's exactly what the contestants in Mount Rose, Minnesota are doing. Ever since the vivacious but vicious former beauty queen, Gladys, has been pushing her charm-challenged daughter, Rebecca, to win at all costs, the competition has been dropping like flies
Into the West by Ni wei er( Visual )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and German and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young brothers living in the Dublin slums run away with a magical horse, trying to recapture their family's traditional life as tinkers and to find the wild west of their imaginations, while their desparate father and the law search for them
Sea of love by Harold Becker( Visual )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran New York City police detective, while working to track down a bizarre serial killer, enters into a passionate affair with a beautiful suspect despite hard evidence linking her to the murders
Hands of stone( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary boxer Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives
The adventures of Buckaroo Banzai by W. D Richter( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and German and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buckaroo Bonzai's latest experiments have opened the door to the 8th dimension and have unwittingly begun an interstellar battle for the world
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and German and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Happy tears by Mitchell Lichtenstein( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jayne and Laura are about to take on the first man they just might not be able to handle; their father Joe. Dutiful daughters returning to the house they grew up in, Jayne and Laura are forced to take a closer look at their own not-so-perfect lives. Laura suspects that Joe needs full-time care, but Jayne refuses to believe that their father's condition is serious. Joe still signs and plays the blues on his prized guitar, and the lively widower even has a new 'ladyfriend.'
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn and her three youngest children attend the wedding of her estranged eldest son at her parents' Annapolis estate. Though she is hoping for a joyful reunion, her attempts at reconciliation veer quickly off-course when she is hurled into the center of touchy family dynamics
The Princess who had never laughed( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forlorn princess yearns for laughs, but her stern father demands to be addressed as "Your Seriousness." Growing up without humor, the Princess becomes more and more morose, finally locking herself in her royal bedchamber and refusing to leave. The King, in desperation, declares a royal Laugh-off to make his daughter happy
Tender mercies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife
Sea of love : [press kit]( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Press kit includes 7 pamphlets and 3 photographs
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This boy's life : a true story
Alternative Names
Barkin, Ellen Rona.

Barkin, Ellen Rona 1954-

Elen Barkin

Ellen Barkin actrice américaine

Ellen Barkin actriz estadounidense

Ellen Barkin Amerikaans acteur

Ellen Barkin Amerikaans actrice

Ellen Barkin amerikai színésznő

Ellen Barkin amerikansk skådespelare

Ellen Barkin amerikansk skodespelar

Ellen Barkin amerikansk skuespiller

Ellen Barkin amerykańska aktorka

Ellen Barkin attrice teatrale e produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Ellen Barkin US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Ellen Barkinová

Έλεν Μπάρκιν

Елен Баркин

Еллен Баркін

Эллен Баркин

Էլլեն Բարկին Ամերիկացի դերասանուհի

אלן בארקין

الن بارکین بازیگر آمریکایی

إلين باركين

إلين باركين ممثلة أمريكية

ایلن بارکن

엘런 바킨



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