WorldCat Identities

Barkin, Ellen 1954-

Overview
Works: 249 works in 715 publications in 7 languages and 20,732 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Fiction  Biography  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ellen Barkin
Ocean's thirteen by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, partners and builds a casino and hotel in Las Vegas with casino owner Willy Banks, the last thing Tishkoff wants is to get cut out of the deal by Banks. Banks' even goes so far as to find amusement in Tishkoff's misfortune when Tishkoff lands in the hospital with a heart attack. Danny Ocean and his crew won't stand for Banks has 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. 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 )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy. 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 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of long-time 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 )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,133 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 )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,028 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 )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 920 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 )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 908 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
This boy's life a true story by Tobias Wolff( Visual )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 822 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 Foxx 2000 Pictures( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 802 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( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and German and held by 727 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
Drop dead gorgeous by Michael Patrick Jann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and French and held by 714 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 )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 675 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
The adventures of Buckaroo Banzai( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 571 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 )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 485 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
The Princess who had never laughed( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 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
Happy tears( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 457 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 425 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 )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grâce aux talents de négociateur de Manny, son entraîneur, Bobby Rayburn, star de l'équipe de base-ball des Atlanta Braves, vient de passer chez les Giants de San Francisco avec, à la clé, un fabuleux contrat de 40 millions de dollars. Certains s'en réjouissent, comme son supporter inconditionnel Gil Renard
Palindromes by Todd Solondz( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 382 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 )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 346 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-

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This boy's life a true storySea of loveFaerie tale theatreWild Bill