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Barkin, Ellen 1954-

Overview
Works: 233 works in 919 publications in 7 languages and 24,153 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Biography  Caper films  Crime films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Narrator, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ellen Barkin
Ocean's thirteen by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel with known casino owner Willy Bank in Las Vegas, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal by the loathsome Bank. Bank even goes so far as to find 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 Bank and what he's done to a friend. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Bank, the crew is out to pull off a major plan. One that will unfold on the night Bank's 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 )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En Verona, Italia, la hermosa ciudad donde Romeo conoció a Julieta, existe un lugar en donde los corazones rotos dejan sus notas para que Julieta les ayude. Es en ese lugar sonde Sophie, una aspirante a escritora encuentra una carta perdida desde hace 50 años que cambiará su vida para siempre. Cuando se embarca en un romántico viaje junto con la autora de aquella carta, Calire y su atractivo nieto para encontrar a su amor perdido. En donde los tres descubrirán que la mejor historia de amor jamás contada es tu propia historia."--Información impresa en el envase
Diner by Barry Levinson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,242 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
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the course of one chaotic week, the lives of three conflicted New York City police officers are dramatically transformed by their involvement in a massive drug operation. Burned out veteran Eddie Dugan (Golden-Globe?-winner Richard Gere of PRIMAL FEAR) is just one week away from his pension and a fishing cabin in Connecticut. Narcotics officer Sal Procida (Oscar?-nominee Ethan Hawke of TRAINING DAY) has discovered there's no line he won't cross to provide a better life for his long-suffering wife and seven children. And Clarence "Tango" Butler (Oscar?-nominee Don Cheadle of OCEAN'S ELEVEN Franchise) has been undercover so long his loyalties have started to shift from his fellow police officers to his prison buddy Caz (Wesley Snipes of BLADE), one of Brooklyn's most infamous drug dealers. With personal and work pressures bearing down on them, each man faces daily tests of judgment and honor in one of the world's most difficult jobs in this searing new crime drama from acclaimed director Antoine Fuqua (TRAINING DAY)
The big easy by Jim McBride( Visual )

39 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,022 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 )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 983 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, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and German and held by 977 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
The cobbler by Adam Sandler( Visual )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 892 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 )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 851 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
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1971, and journalist Raoul Duke barrels toward Las Vegas, accompanied by a trunkful of contraband and his unhinged Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo, to cover a motorcycle race. His cut-and dried assignment quickly descends into a feverish psychedelic odyssey
Someone like you by Xi ge man( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 775 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 )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and French and held by 732 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
The adventures of Buckaroo Banzai by W. D Richter( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and German and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buckaroo Banzai's latest experiments have opened the door to the 8th dimension--and have unwittingly begun an interstellar battle for the world
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 469 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 )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 458 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 )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 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 fan by Tony Scott( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rabid San Francisco Giants fan targets a $40 million player and a game becomes a matter of life and death
Sea of love( Book )

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

Press kit includes 7 pamphlets and 3 photographs
This boy's life : a memoir by Tobias Wolff( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1957, a son and mother flee the East and an abusive boyfriend to find a new life, and end up in Seattle, where the mother meets a polite garage mechanic. The boy continually gets into trouble by hanging out with the wrong crowd. The mom marries the mechanic, but they soon find out that he's an abusive and unreasoning alcoholic, and they struggle to maintain hope in an impossible situation as the boy grows up with plans to escape the small town by any means possible. Based on a true story by Tobias Wolff.--Ed Sutton
Johnny handsome : [press kit] by Ken Friedman( Book )

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

"A career criminal who has been deformed, since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really planning his revenge on the man who killed his father-figure and sent him to prison."--Mark Logan
 
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Alternative Names
Barkin, Ellen Rona.

Barkin, Ellen Rona 1954-

Elen Barkin

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Ellen Barkinová

Έλεν Μπάρκιν

Елен Баркин

Еллен Баркін

Эллен Баркин

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אלן בארקין

אלן בארקין שחקנית אמריקאית

الن بارکین بازیگر آمریکایی

إلين باركين

إلين باركين ممثلة أمريكية

ایلن بارکن

엘런 바킨

エレン・バーキン

艾倫·芭金

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This boy's life : a true storyFear and loathing in Las VegasFaerie tale theatre