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Barkin, Ellen 1954-

Overview
Works: 220 works in 657 publications in 6 languages and 19,865 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Television programs  Fairy tales  History  Fiction  Biography  Film sequels  Anthology television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ellen Barkin
Ocean's thirteen by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,986 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. However, this is not about the money, this time it is for revenge
Letters to Juliet by Gary Winick ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Verona, Italy - the beautiful city where Romeo first met Juliet - there is a place where the heartbroken leave notes asking Juliet for her help. It's there that aspiring writer Sophie finds a 50-year-old letter that will change her life forever. As she sets off on a romantic journey of the heart with the letter's author, Claire, now a grandmother, and her handsome grandson, all three will discover that sometimes the greatest love story ever told is your own"--Container
Diner by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1959, a group of long-time buddies since high school gather in 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 )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After having endured extremely different career paths, the lives of three disheartened Brooklyn police officers will collide with destiny when they all wind up at the same fatal crime scene
The big easy by Jim McBride ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A criminal's murder triggers a bloody drug war in the New Orleans underworld, bringing together an unlikely alliance between a smooth-talking detective and a no-nonsense assistant district attorney
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and French and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for crimes 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 )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 868 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
This boy's life a true story by Tobias Wolff ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 800 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 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 800 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
Into the West by Mike Newell ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a rich breeder tries to take a magical horse away from two city kids, their only hope is to escape and become the coolest outlaws ever toride into the west
Drop dead gorgeous by Michael Patrick Jann ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and French and held by 703 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
Sea of love by Harold Becker ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran New York City police detective Frank Keller is a workaholic cop living on the edge. Joining forces with detective Touhey, the two try to track down a bizarre serial killer. They encounter a beautiful suspect, but convinced of her innocence, Keller enters into a passionate affair with the woman, despite hard evidence linking her to the murders
The adventures of Buckaroo Banzai ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 558 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
The Princess who had never laughed ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An over-serious king, whose daughter has grown up without humor, orders a contest be held to try and make her laugh
Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 459 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 443 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.'
The fan by Tony Scott ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 418 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
Another happy day by Sam Levinson ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 415 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
Palindromes by Todd Solondz ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a 13-year-old girl who wants to be a mother, as told through different actors playing the same character and her journey in a variety of ways
Wild Bill by Walter Hill ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Bridges portrays Wild Bill Hickok, the hard-drinking, quick-shooting gunslinger
 
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Alternative Names
Barkin, Ellen Rona.
Barkin, Ellen Rona, 1954-
Languages
English (238)
French (16)
German (13)
Spanish (13)
Multiple languages (3)
Dutch (1)
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