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Conroy, Frances

Works: 430 works in 848 publications in 7 languages and 29,801 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Television series  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Animated films  Television programs  Horror television programs  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Frances Conroy
The tale of Despereaux by Sam Fell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time ... in the far away kingdom of Dor ... lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure with his good-hearted rat friend Roscuro, who leads him, at long last, on a very noble quest to rescue an endangered princess and save an entire kingdom from darkness. Based on the heartwarming children's bestselling book and featuring the voice talents of an all-star cast, The Tale of Despereaux is a magical, modern fairytale that's destined to win the hearts of young and old alike
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twentysomething millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. In time he began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
New in town by Jonas Elmer( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-powered consultant in love with her upscale Miami lifestyle is sent to a small Minnesota town, in the middle of nowhere, to oversee the restructuring of a blue collar manufacturing plant. She endures a frosty reception from the locals, along with the icy roads and freezing weather. She warms up to the small town's charm, and eventually finds herself being accepted by the community. When she's ordered to close down the plant and put the entire community out of work, she's forced to reconsider her goals and priorities. Now she needs to find a way to save the town
Maid in Manhattan by Wayne Wang( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling single mom takes a job as a chambermaid at a luxury hotel in New York. she meets and falls in love with a sauve and sophisticated heir to an American political dynasty, who mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, the reality about their seperate lives sets in
Catwoman by Pitof( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitive and shy artist Patience Philips is a woman who can't seem to stop apologizing for her own existence. She works as a graphic designer for Hedare Beauty, a mammouth cosmetics company on the verge of releasing a revolutionary anti-aging product. When Patience inadvertently happens upon a dark secret her employer is hiding, she finds herself in the middle of a corporate conspiracy. What happens next changes Patience forever. In a mystical twist of fate, she is transformed into a woman with the strength, speed, agility and ultra-keen senses of a cat
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confirmed bachelor Don has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don begins to resign himself to being alone and left to his own devices. However, he becomes compelled to reflect on his past when he receives a mysterious pink letter by mail. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs him that he has a 19-year-old son who may be looking for his father. Don is urged to investigate the contents of the letter by his closest friend and neighbor, Winston. Hesitant to travel at all, Don nonetheless embarks on a cross-country trip in search of clues from four former loves. Unannounced, he visits each of these women and finds that they hold new surprises for Don as he confronts his past
Six feet under( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes all 13 episodes of the first season. A look at members of a dysfunctional family that operates a funeral home in Pasadena. With the elder son returning home for the holidays to shattering news, the family must learn to deal with a death of their own, while figuring out how to go ahead with the business of the living. A funny and emotional look at a grieving American family ... that just happens to be in the grief management business
Shopgirl by Qiling Mao( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Porter is a buttoned-down 50-something executive who reaches out to a much younger woman as his Los Angeles playmate. Mirabelle, a 20-something with a pile of promises, debt, and depression, fades away in a slow corner of Saks, while trying to sell unneeded formal gloves. She's a wisp of a person, with a cat who doesn't love her, and when she finds a suitor, it's Jeremy, a scruffy artist who babbles on about speakers. When the gentlemanly Porter calls, his appearance in her life begins to make her whole. It also immediately sets her up for sadness, because Ray thinks of Mirabella as a precious outlet for sex, while Mirabelle, very mistakenly, sees Ray as a potential lifelong mate
The seeker : the dark is rising by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During Christmas break from school, a seemingly typical teenager discovers that he is anything but ordinary. As the seventh son of a seventh son, Will Stanton is The Seeker - a chosen warrior destined to restore the delicate earthly balance between Light and Dark. Guided by ancient protectors of the Light, young Will must travel through time to gather the hidden signs that hold the ultimate power to protect the world
Stone by John Curran( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy-Award?-winner Robert De Niro and Academy-Award?-nominee Edward Norton deliver powerful performances as a seasoned corrections official and a scheming inmate whose lives become dangerously intertwined in this thought-provoking drama. As parole officer Jack Mabry (De Niro) counts the days toward a quiet retirement, he is asked to review the case of Gerald "Stone" Creeson (Norton), in prison for arson. Now eligible for early release, Stone needs to convince Jack he has reformed, but his attempts to influence the older man's decision with his wife Lucetta (Milla Jovovich of THE RESIDENT EVIL FRANCHISE) have profound and unexpected effects on them both. This tale of passion, betrayal, and corruption skillfully weaves together the parallel journeys of two men grappling with dark impulses, as the line between lawman and lawbreaker becomes precariously thin
American horror story( Visual )

16 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les treize épisodes de la troisième saison de cette série télévisée américaine dont le thème, le lieu et les personnages changent chaque saison. 300 ans après la fameuse chasse aux sorcières de Salem, une poignée de survivantes doit faire face à l'extinction tout en protégeant leur secret. A la Nouvelle-Orléans, une école spécialisée accueille les plus jeunes sorcières dont Zoé, une jeune fille qui cache un lourd secret. Fiona, qui s'est longtemps absentée de la ville, refait son apparition pour protéger leur existence. [allocine]
American horror story by Evan Peters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sins of the past haunt the present at the notorious Briarcliff home for the criminally insane, ruled with an iron fist by Sister Jude. Forbidden desire and terrifying evil lurk around every corner, from alien abduction to demonic possession to a skin-wearing psychopath known as 'Bloody Face.'
Six Feet Under( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When death is your business, what is the meaning of your life? For Nate, David, Ruth and Claire, the world outside the Fisher & Sons Funeral Home continues to be at least as challenging - and far less predictable - as the one inside
Six feet under( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life. Death. Guilt, Afterlife. For the Fishers, the more things stay the same, the more they change
Six feet under( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the dysfunctional Fisher family, including widow Ruth, sons Nate and David, baby sister Claire, and the ghost of patriarch Nathaniel, as they run the family funeral parlor in Pasadena and deal with the cycle of life--birth, death, and rebirth
American horror story( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsa Mars is the proprietor of a troupe of human 'curiosities' on a desperate journey of survival in the sleepy hamlet of Jupiter, Florida, in 1952. Her menagerie of performers includes a two-headed, telepathic twin, a take-charge bearded lady, a vulnerable strongman, and his three-breasted wife. But strange emergence of an entity will savagely threaten the lives of the townsfolk and freaks alike
The wicker man by Robin Hardy( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Malus is a California police officer who takes a leave of absence after witnessing a tragedy on the job. Taking pills to soothe the effects of his post-traumatic stress disorder, Edward receives a letter from his ex-fiance, Willow, requesting his assistance in finding her missing child. She asks him come to Summerisle, a small island off the coast of Puget Sound, and help her find her daughter, Rowan. When Edward starts investigating Rowan's disappearance, he hears different stories depending on who he speaks to. He hears that Rowan is either not Willow's daughter, she may be nonexistent, dead, or soon to die. Refusing to give up, Edward delves deeper into this strange community shrouded in mystery, secrecy, and deception
Six feet under( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complicated lives and relationships of the Fisher family, owners and operators of an independant funeral home
Tom and Jerry & the Wizard of Oz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and French and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Jerry are off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Tom and Jerry soar over the rainbow and travel down the yellow brick road in this all new animated retelling of the classic tale
Tom & Jerry( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having captured the Good Witch, the Gnome King and his army are wreaking havoc throughout Oz and need but one item to take control of The Emerald City, Dorothy's ruby slippers! It's up to our favorite cat and mouse duo to team up, go back to Oz and save the land they love
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Conroy, Francis 1953-

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